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Posts for July 2010

NYS Canal System to be Celebrated in Oswego, July 31

Jul 30, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

1.	Published researcher, Ted Panayotoff will  give a lecture entitled “Oswego Lighthouses: 101? at 3 pm in the Museum’s Main building. This lecture will be part of the 2010 Canal Celebration in Oswego’s Historic Maritime District on July 31, from 1-4pm.Oswego, N.Y. - On July 31, the H. Lee White Marine Museum and the Oswego Maritime Foundation are hosting a celebration of the New York State Canal System and the birthday of George Goble, well known local shipbuilder during the 1800s to early 1900s. Goble was born in 1819 on August 2nd and lived a long life into his eighties. "The Oswego Canal played an important role in transporting products ...

Spirit Voyage Recording Artist SNATAM KAUR performs with Guruganesha Singh Sept. 7 and 8

Jul 30, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

snatam_web_poster_090710.jpgAuburn, N.Y. - Snatam Kaur is one of the most popular New Age artists of our time, selling over 50,000 albums a year. Snatam Kaur's albums have topped New Age Retailer's Top 20 lists every year since 2004. She was the only artist to have 3 albums in the Top 20 in a single year. Snatam's LIVE in Concert album made New Age Retailer's prestigious Top Ten Albums of 2008.  An international favorite ...

Dazzling Summer Program by the Philadelphia Orchestra Opens at SPAC Wednesday, August 4 at 8 p.m.

Jul 29, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

spac-2010.jpgYo-Yo Ma Performs Opening Night Alec Baldwin, Broadway Tribute and Ode to Joy with Mendelssohn Choir Highlight Opening Week Saratoga Springs, N.Y. - The 2010 summer season of The Philadelphia Orchestra at Saratoga Performing Arts Center presented by HSBC Bank opens Wednesday, August 4 at 8 p.m. with a program featuring internationally acclaimed cellist Yo-Yo Ma as well as a performance of ...

They’re on their way!

Jul 29, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

great_hudson_river_paddle_2010_launch.JPGCorning Preserve hosts Launch of Albany to Peekskill Great Hudson River Paddle

Albany, N.Y. (July 29) - The tenth annual Great Hudson River Paddle (GHRP) launched from the Corning Preserve in the City of Albany today at 9:00am.  The group will continue through Thursday August 5th, 2010 arriving at Annsville Creek Paddlesport Center in Peekskill.

Paddlers will be greeted at Cornell Park in New ...

Belleayre Music Festival Kicks off Jazz Club with Two Shows This Weekend

Jul 27, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

belleayre-music-fest.JPGAlso: Last Days of Super Early Bird Pricing for Season Passes  Highmount, N.Y. - The Belleayre Jazz Club kicks off this weekend with two stellar shows guaranteed to please jazz aficionados. On Friday July 30 at 8pm, tenor saxophonist Javon Jackson leads his renowned quartet with special guest the legendary Jimmy Cobb on drums. Javon Jackson rose to international prominence as a member of Art ...

We ALL scream for free ice cream!!

Jul 27, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

Lick it before it melts!!Owego, N.Y. - How do you top FREE ice cream sundaes? How about with delicious and fresh locally grown blueberries and strawberries, not to mention fresh whipped cream!  Come to Matthew & Katherine Kuhlman's M.K. Dairy Farm, at the corner of Waites Road and Valley Road, in Southside Owego on Sunday, August 8, from 10-5 pm for a relaxing Sunday at the farm.  In addition to the free ice cream, ...

Great Big Sea, John McDermott among more than 20 Performers at Irish 2000

Jul 27, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

irish-2000-music-and-arts-festival.jpgCelebrating Midway to St. Patrick's Day

Ballston Spa, N.Y.  - The 14th Annual Irish 2000 Festival at the Saratoga County Fairgrounds brings together some of the greatest Celtic performers in the world on Sept. 17 and 18 at the Saratoga County Fairgrounds.  Among the more than 20 acts scheduled are Great Big Sea, John McDermott, Enter the Haggis, Gaelic Storm and Seven Nations.

"This year's ...

Adirondack Region Welcomes Le Grand Tour with 1,700+ Cyclists in August

Jul 27, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

lake-george-logo-jpeg.jpgWarren County, NY- The Warren County Tourism Department would like area residents to be prepared to welcome an impressive pack of 1700+ Canadian bicycle aficionados to the area. Velo Quebec, a non-profit cycling organization, brings their popular cycling adventure, Le Grand Tour to the Adirondack Region August 7-13th, as part of a week long, organized, traveling vacation. ...

Gore Mountain Open Weekends through October 10; Construction Moves Forward on New Glades & Ski Bowl Interconnect

Jul 23, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

goremountainskiresort.jpgNorth Creek, N.Y. - Gore Mountain's summer and fall season of mountain biking, Northwoods Gondola skyrides, and hiking officially began Saturday! Operations will continue every weekend through October 10. Not only does this mark Gore's longest off-season operation, but highlights include more biking terrain, instructional camps, an expanded barbeque menu, and retail items for sale. The Gear ...

Central New York Resort Greek Peak to Host Three-Day Yoga Festival

Jul 23, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

greek-peak-logo.jpgCortland, N.Y. - The weekend of August 20-22, Hope Lake Lodge at Greek Peak Mountain Resort will be hosting the Finger Lakes Yoga Festival. This event will feature over 30 classes, with over 15 teachers hailing from all over New York State. Promoters hope to draw a crowd, and create an annual event to bring together New York's well established yoga community. "This festival is the first of its ...

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