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Posts for April 2012

Historic Quilts Unwrapped: Crazy Quilts at The History Center in Tompkins County

Apr 26, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

tompkins-county-history-center.JPGExhibition Opening Night: May 4, 2012, 5-8 p.m.   Ithaca, N.Y. - The History Center in Tompkins County will unveil the last and third scheduled batch of historic quilts on May 4, 2012.  This time, The History Center will highlight "Crazy quilts" and silk quilts from the late 19th century. Quilts made of delicate fabrics, arranged in wild patterns and showing vibrant colors will be on display ...

Adirondack tourism official presents at Florida Association of DMOs

Apr 26, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

lake-placid-cvb.JPGLake Placid, Adirondacks, USA - The Lake Placid CVB/Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism (LPCVB/ROOST) is consistently called upon for its expertise as a leader in destination marketing. Most recently, the organization's evolution and accountability were featured in a presentation at the Florida Association of Destination Marketing Organizations' annual meeting on April 19 in Stuart, Florida. ...

Red Carpet Arrivals at Costume Institute Benefit to be Live Streamed for First Time on May 7

Apr 26, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

met_logo3.jpg6:30-8:30 p.m., on Vogue,, and Met Websites   New York, N.Y. - For the first time in its history, red carpet arrivals at The Metropolitan Museum of Art's renowned Costume Institute Benefit will be live-streamed online Monday, May 7, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., on the Vogue,, and Metropolitan Museum websites. Hosted by Vogue's William Norwich and ...

Live Music Creates High Energy 5K “Rock & Run” May 20 at SPA State Park

Apr 25, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

My Pet DragonMy Pet Dragon, Black Mountain Symphony, Headband Jack and The City Never Sleeps Highlight Lineup

Presented by Saratoga Performing Arts Center and WEQX Radio

Saratoga Springs, N.Y. - Nationally recognized, New York City-based alternative rock band My Pet Dragon is one of several top bands that will be performing live music for runners participating in Saratoga Performing Arts Center's "Rock ...

The Great Northern Catskills of New York Announce 2012 Bass Fishing Tournaments

Apr 25, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

great-northern-catskills.JPGFish for trophy bass and fly fish on scenic Catskills' streams all season long Greene County, N.Y. - Fish for trophy bass and angle for trout in the Great Northern Catskills of Greene County New York this spring. Just two hours north of New York City and 3.5 hours west of Boston, the Catskills offer world class fishing in a spectacular natural setting. Fish the Catskills' quiet mountain ...

A Broadway Biography in Song & Dance

Apr 25, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

tommytunestepsintime.jpg Auburn, N.Y. - On May 11 and 12, Central New Yorkers will have a special opportunity to see Tommy Tune in Steps in Time at the Irene A. Bisgrove Theatre at Cayuga Community College. The show will honor the late dancer and choreographer Thommie Walsh, an Auburn native who was Tune's longtime friend and collaborator. Proceeds of the event will help endow a new Cayuga Community College ...

Take a Free Walking Tour of Proctors April 29

Apr 25, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

proctors-theatre-stage.JPGBehind-the-Scenes of a Legend New Visitors Center Open Schenectady, N.Y. - Proctors invites area residents and visitors to enjoy a free walking tour of Proctors arts and entertainment complex in Downtown Schenectady.  It all takes place on Sunday, April 29. Participants are invited to brown-bag the event or enjoy a cozy lunch at the Theatre's refurbished Apostrophe Café.    At 10 AM on ...

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

Apr 25, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

Iroquois Indian MuseumHowes Cave, N.Y. - WHO:              Iroquois Indian Museum WHAT:            Opens for the 2012 Season WHEN:            10 a.m. on Tuesday, May 1 Spring Party to Celebrate the Opening from 3-5 p.m. on Saturday, May 5 WHERE:         324 Caverns Road, Howes Cave, NY (Off Exit 23 of I-88) DETAILS:        The Iroquois Indian Museum opens for its 2012 season on May 1 with a new ...

A Rip Roarin’ Slippery Slidin’ Obstacle Jumpin’ Trail Runnin’ Event!

Apr 25, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

holiday-valley-mudslide.JPGHoliday Valley Mudslide Obstacle Run Ellicottville, N.Y. - Holiday Valley Resort is hosting the first annual Mudslide Obstacle Race on June 16. This off-road run takes place on the Holiday Valley ski trails where participants must navigate 8 obstacles along the very muddy 3.5 mile or 5.4 mile courses. The number one goal of the event is to have fun and people of all ages and varying fitness ...

Saxophone superstar Branford Marsalis to conclude Westchester Philharmonic 2011-12 season

Apr 25, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

westchester-philharmic.jpgConductor George Manahan returns to conduct Glazunov, Mozart and Mussorgsky's famed Pictures at an Exhibition Purchase, N.Y. - The Westchester Philharmonic's 2011-12 season at The Performing Arts Center at Purchase College comes to a close with a member of the jazz world's "first family," saxophone superstar Branford Marsalis, on Saturday, May 19, 2012 at 8 pm and Sunday, May 20, 2012 at 3 pm. ...

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