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Posts for May 2010

11 Westchester Hotels offer spring/summer “Fit and Active” Hotel packages

May 19, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

biking-blue-mountain-low-res.jpgWestchester Hotel Association and Westchester County Tourism kick off major tourism initiative

White Plains, N.Y.  -  The Westchester Hotel Association and Westchester County Tourism announced that 11 Westchester hotels have joined forces to promote the county and its world renowned parks system as a major tourism destination this spring and summer.

The hotels will be offering "Fit and ...

2nd Annual Belleayre Triple Crown and Belleayre Music Festival Fundraising Auction/BBQ Kick Off Summer Family Fun

May 18, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

belleayrelogo.jpg$99 3-Packs Available One Day Only Highmount, N.Y. - Summer is right around the corner because Saturday, May 29 of Memorial Day Weekend, the Belleayre Beach at Pine Hill Lake will open for weekends for 2010. And to help launch into summer with style Belleayre is excited to announce the return of the 2nd Annual Triple Crown Splash into Summer Extravaganza. The Triple Crown Extravaganza consists ...

Memorial Weekend Concert Featuring Big Names in Tuxedo

May 18, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

New Riders of the Purple SageTuxedo, N.Y. - Excitement is building at Tuxedo Ridge Ski Center as the mountain, located in scenic Sterling Forest prepares to host their first three-day concert over Memorial Day weekend-The Mighty High Mountain Fest.  The line-up is full of crowd pleasers including Dark Star Orchestra, From Good Homes and The New Riders of the Purple Sage.  The production company Create a Vibe together with ...

Summer Starts Early in Albany, Sizzling with Great Events

May 18, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

Still twistin’ after all these yearsAlbany, N.Y. -- To get an early start on summer fun, Albany is the place to be. At Riverfront Park at Corning Preserve, the ever-popular Alive at Five series starts on June 3 and with live music along the Hudson River that includes performances by Chubby Checker, The Gin Blossoms, Ten Year Vamp and more. The JAMZ Summer Splash takes over the Times Union Center on June 2, featuring Ludacris and ...

Leon Levinstein's Rarely Seen New York City Street Photographs On View at Metropolitan Museum Beginning June 8

May 18, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

Leon Levinstein, Coney Island, ca. 1954Exhibition runs June 8 - October 17, 2010 New York, N.Y. - A master of classic American street photography, Leon Levinstein (American, 1910-1988) is best known for his candid and unsentimental black-and-white figure studies made in New York City neighborhoods from Times Square and the Lower East Side to Coney Island. From June 8 through October 17, 2010, The Metropolitan Museum of Art will ...

Tarrytown House Offers “Kykuit/Estate of Mind” Package Featuring Overnight Stay, Breakfast and Rockefeller Estate Tour Starting at $169

May 18, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

KykuitKykuit tour features six-story mansion, terraced sculpture gardens, artwork, classic cars and spectacular scenery Tarrytown, N.Y. - The Tarrytown House Estate's new "Kykuit/Estate of Mind" Package is offering an inexpensive getaway that includes a tour of one of the most opulent estates in the nation.  Starting at just $169, guests can enjoy deluxe accommodations, a sumptuous breakfast for ...

Timefest Comes to Senate House State Historic Site June 5 and 6 for Free Family Fun

May 18, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

Scions of Patria Reenactors of 17th Century Dutch CultureKingston, N.Y. - On Saturday and Sunday, June 5 and 6, 11:00 am to 5:00 pm, Senate House State Historic Site joins in Timefest, the city-wide celebration of Kingston's history, offering free music, historical interpretation, tours, activities for kids and more. The Senate House events are free, open to the public, and occur rain or shine.  On Saturday, June 5, Senate House highlights the Dutch ...

Howe Caverns to Offer Special, Commemorative Tour During Discovery Days; Fun Photo Gathering on the Lawn

May 18, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

howlogo.jpgFor the 200th Anniversary of Lester Howe's Birth Howes Cave, N.Y. -- Howe Caverns' Discoverer Lester Howe would enjoy the 200th celebration of his birth planned during Discovery Days from May 21 through May 23 at the landmark Schoharie County attraction that bears his name. The farmer, adventurer, entertainer and eccentric genius would approve of the special, commemorative tour developed in ...

Whiteface Season Pass Deadline Extended

May 13, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

whiteface-logo.jpgWhiteface Tabbed as Favorite Ski Resort in the East Wilmington, N.Y. --- So you haven't purchased your 2010-2011 adult (ages 23-64), non-holiday Whiteface season pass yet, well you still have time.  The deadline to ski and ride the Olympic mountain all season long, excluding holidays, for just $409 has been extended until May 20.  This super savings will not be available after this date. ...

Watkins Glen May Mixer: O’Shaughnessy Antiques

May 13, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

oshaughnessey-antiques.JPGWatkins Glen, N.Y. - The Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce will be hosting its monthly Mixer on Wednesday, May 19th, from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at O'Shaughnessy Antiques, located at 300 N. Franklin Street in Watkins Glen.  Browse beautiful displays of estate jewelry, furniture and other antiques while you experience downtown Watkins Glen in spring bloom! Wine tasting will be provided by Lakewood ...

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