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Posts for March 2012

Metropolitan Museum to Host Panel Discussion and Performance by The Baseball Project in Celebration of the Installation "Breaking the Color Barrier in Major League Baseball"

Mar 30, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

Jackie RobinsonPre-Event Book Signing with William C. Rhoden Event Date: April 13, 2012 Event Time: 7:30 p.m. Location: The Metropolitan Museum of Art New York, N.Y. - An Evening of Baseball History and Music, an event celebrating both the new installation Breaking the Color Barrier in Major League Baseball, and the Met's renowned permanent baseball card collection, will be hosted by the Museum's ...

Iroquois Indian Museum Opens May 1 with New Exhibit ‘Birds and Beasts in Beads’

Mar 28, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

iroquois-indian-museum.JPGHowes Cave, N.Y. -- The Iroquois Indian Museum opens for its 2012 season on May 1 with a new exhibit and a wealth of special events throughout the year. From May 1 until the closing day on November 30, the Museum hosts the exhibition, "Birds and Beasts in Beads: 150 Years of Iroquois Beadwork." The exhibit features more than 200 beaded objects, largely from the collection of retired ...

Delhi Covered Bridge Run Set For June 2, 2012

Mar 27, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

delhi-covered-bridge-run.JPGDelhi, N.Y. - The Greater Delhi Area Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with The Catskill Ladies Association to Support and Inspire (CLASI), has announced that the 17th Delhi Covered Bridge Run will take place on Saturday, June 2nd, 2012. This charitable event consists of a 10K Run, 5K Run and 5K health walk and is being held in conjunction with the Second Annual Delhi Health Festival which will ...

It's time to "Celebrate!" at the Owego Strawberry Festival

Mar 27, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

owego-strawberry-festival.JPGOwego, N.Y. - The Historic Owego Marketplace invites everyone to make plans to attend the upcoming 32nd Annual Strawberry Festival to be held Friday night, 5:30-10:30 p.m. June 15 and on Saturday, June 16, 9-5 p.m.  The theme this year is simply "Celebrate!" in light of the difficulties we've encountered since last September's flood.  Owego is back and it's time to CELEBRATE! The Strawberry ...

Whiteface Region destination website redesigned

Mar 27, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

The Lake Placid CVB / Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism (LPCVB/ROOST) is pleased to announce the relaunch and redesign of the official destination website for the Whiteface Region.Lake Placid, Adirondacks, USA - The Lake Placid CVB / Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism (LPCVB/ROOST) is pleased to announce the relaunch and redesign of the official destination website for the Whiteface Region. The redesign essentially "reskinned" the existing content on the site with a new look. However, the new site incorporates what is referred to as agile design. "This agility ...

Cornwall Museum offers “Nest Watch” Program!

Mar 27, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

FEEEEEEEEED MEEEEE!Cornwall, N.Y. - On Saturday, April 10, at 10 a.m., the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum presents, "Nest Watch!" at the Outdoor Discovery Center, on Muser Drive, across from 174 Angola Road, Cornwall. Join environmental educator Pam Golben to learn about the different ways birds make their nests. This program will explain how to identify common bird nests found in this area. Make a Bluebird Box to ...

Finger Lakes Regional PR Program Wins Gold at the 2011 Adrian Awards

Mar 27, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

2011-adrian-awards.jpgNew York, N.Y. - Out of 1000 entries, the Finger Lakes Regional 2010-2011 PR Program received international acclaim with a 2011 Gold Adrian Award from the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI). In addition, the Wayne County Apple Tasting Tour campaign and the Mount Morris feature in the NY Times - both components of the overall program -- earned Silver Adrian Awards. ...

Finger Lakes of New York, Can’t Find a Reservation for Your Favorite Lodging Property?

Mar 27, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

flta.JPGBookDirect on! Pen Yann, N.Y. - The Finger Lakes Tourism Alliance, the number one site for visitors coming to the Finger Lakes of New York State, has recently integrated the BookDirect system on to their website, The Finger Lakes Tourism Alliance, located in Penn Yan, has been in existence for over 93 years and its mission is to lead economic growth and ...

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

Mar 27, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

farmers-museum-carousel.JPGCooperstown, N.Y. - The Farmers' Museum in Cooperstown celebrates its season opening Saturday and Sunday, March 31 and April 1 with free rides on the Empire State Carousel.   Bring the whole family anytime between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to get reacquainted with our friendly barnyard animals, especially the twin Merino lambs born earlier this month. In the museum store, new offerings ...

Memorable Cabaret comes to McKenna stage at New Paltz

Mar 27, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

suny-new-paltz.JPGNew Paltz, N.Y. - The State University of New York at New Paltz Department of Theatre Arts closes its 2011/2012 Mainstage season with Joe Masteroff's Cabaret. Directed by Nancy Saklad, with musical direction by Brendon Sturiale and choreography by Connie Rotunda, performances take place April 19 to 29 in McKenna Theatre located on the college campus. Enter the world of the Kit Kat Club. It is ...

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