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Posts for March 2011

Metropolitan Museum Adds New “Spring Break” Holiday to Roster of Met Holiday Mondays

Mar 25, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

met-sm.gifGuitar Heroes and Other Special Exhibitions on View Monday, April 25 New York, N.Y. - The Metropolitan Museum of Art has added a new Holiday Monday-designed to coincide with spring break-to its schedule. This year, Spring Break Met Holiday Monday will take place on April 25. Met Holiday Mondays are extra public viewing days that take place on the Mondays of major holiday weeks or weekends, ...

Albany CVB Welcomes Spring with The Official 2011 Albany Visitors Guide And A New Audio Walking Tour Of Downtown Albany

Mar 25, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

accvb.JPGAlbany, N.Y. - The 2011 official Albany Visitors Guide, produced by the Albany County Convention & Visitors Bureau (ACCVB), continues to celebrate and articulate the "Story of Albany" and the Capital City's new brand developed in 2009: ALBANY, An Amazing Discovery. The just released 2011 Guide is a glossy, full color, magazine format with editorial emphasis on those places and events that are ...

Enjoy Free Empire State Carousel Rides and More During Opening Weekend at The Farmers’ Museum

Mar 25, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

farmers-museum.JPGCooperstown, N.Y. - The Farmers' Museum in Cooperstown will celebrate its season re-opening Friday, Saturday and Sunday (April 1-3) with FREE admission for kids 12 & under, FREE rides on The Empire State Carousel, and FREE horse-drawn wagon rides each day. Bring the whole family anytime between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to get reacquainted with their friendly barnyard animals and to see the ...

“Decks of the Lake George Area” Poster Now Available

Mar 24, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

decks-of-lake-george.JPGLake George, N.Y. - The Lake George Area in New York's Adirondacks invites you to visit any time of year and enjoy one of our many beautiful outdoor dining decks, as beautifully presented on this newly released poster! Visitors to this area enjoy dining and mingling outdoors where they can enjoy the warm weather, cool breezes and our scenic surroundings. This new poster showcases a variety of ...

Tall Ship Captain to Host Morning Coffee at Lyric Coffee House & Bistro

Mar 24, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

sailing-seaway-clayton.JPGCoffee with the Captain Takes Place June 18 Clayton, N.Y. - Sailing Seaway Clayton presented by Davidson Auto Group and Lake Ontario Realty, along with Lyric Coffee House & Bistro has announced details of "Coffee with the Captain" set to take place on Saturday, June 18. Coffee with the Captain will take place at Lyric Coffee House & Bistro located at 246 James Street in Clayton ...

Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce Announces Release of 2011 Travel Guide

Mar 24, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

watkins-glen-2011-travel-guide.JPGWatkins Glen, N.Y. - The official Watkins Glen and Schuyler County Travel Guide produced annually by the Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce has arrived for the summer tourism season. Featuring a chapter-like format corresponding to the Chamber's tourism marketing brand the area is most famous for, themed sections include Arts, History, Culture & Shopping; Outdoor Recreation & ...

Iconic Niagara Falls to go dark for Earth Hour

Mar 24, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

Niagara Falls (credit: Darren McGee, NYS Dept. of Economic Development)Niagara Falls, N.Y. - The world famous Niagara Falls will be dark from 8:30 until 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 26, in honor of Earth Hour, a global initiative aimed at drawing attention to the issue of climate change. The event urges the turning off all non-essential light by individuals, businesses and organizations around the world. Read more about it here. Niagara Falls State Park and ...

Single-Day Lift Tickets to Ski & Ride Whiteface Just $57

Mar 23, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

whiteface-logo.jpgDon't Forget your Season Pass for 2011-12 Wilmington, N.Y. --- There's still plenty of time left to enjoy the skiing and riding season at Whiteface, in Wilmington, N.Y. And now throughout the remainder of the season, adult (ages 20-64) single-day lift tickets are just $57. Teens (13-19) and seniors (65-69) can ski or ride the Olympic mountain for just $47, while junior (7-12) lift tickets are ...

Film Festival, Music Performances and Exhibitions Highlight April at George Eastman House

Mar 22, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

eastman-house.jpgRochester, N.Y. - No fooling, it's an eventful April at the George Eastman House! Civil War exhibitions, live music performances, and the 53rd Rochester International Film Festival only scratch the surface of all that's taking place here next month! PROGRAMS 1                    Friday, 8 p.m. FILM EVENT/ APRIL FOOL'S DAY DOUBLE FEATURE The late Leslie Nielson, who had a distinguished ...

2011 Festival Brands Itself "Strawberryville-Owego, NY"

Mar 21, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

owego-strawberry-festival.jpgOwego, N.Y. - The Historic Owego Marketplace in downtown Owego is pleased to announce the upcoming 31st Annual Strawberry Festival entitled "Strawberryville-Owego, NY" to be held Friday night, 5:30-10:30 pm June 17 and on Saturday, June 18, 9:00-6:00 pm. This annual event is host to over 20,000 guests each year; offering plenty of food, entertainment on every street corner, and up to 200 ...

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