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Posts for July 2011

Adirondack Waterfest 2011 – A Summer Event for the Whole Family

Jul 25, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

greater-adirondack-rc-d-council.JPG Lake Placid, N.Y. - The Greater Adirondack Resource Conservation and Development Council (RC&D) would like you to join us Friday July 29, 2011 to celebrate the Adirondacks water resources at Adirondack Waterfest, a fun filled day for the whole family!  This is a FREE family event that will be held at the Lake Placid Town Beach from 10 am - 4pm. Held in partnership with the Mirror Lake ...

Adirondack Travel and Tourism Launches Mobile Site and App

Jul 22, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

adirondacks2.jpgAdirondack Region, N.Y.  - The Adirondack Regional Tourism Council announces the launch of the free downloadable Adirondacks mobile application and mobile travel website: Mobile websites and "apps" allow users to access specific information with the touch of a finger. Now, smartphone and iPad users can access the best of Adirondack lodging options, events, restaurants, attractions, ...

Mark Your Calendars for Mohegan Colony's 11th Annual Storytelling and Music Festival, Aug. 13

Jul 21, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

The Storycrafters -  Barry Marshall, and Jeri Burns, PhD - nationally renowned storytellers, award-winning radio show hosts, recording artists, writers, adjunct college faculty (Southern CT State University)Storytelling Workshop, Featured Storytellers and Musicians Crompond, N.Y. - Everybody loves a good story! And kids and adults of every age will be enchanted and entertained by traditional and original stories related by a host of nationally acclaimed storytellers at the 11th Annual Mohegan Colony Storytelling and Music Festival Saturday, August 13th 2011, 12:30 - 10:30 pm!   Beginning with a ...

July 29 War of 1812 Speaker Offers Free American History Lesson at Great Lakes Seaway Trail Discovery Center

Jul 21, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

Raya LeeSackets Harbor, N.Y. - On Friday, July 29, 2011 at 6:30pm at the Great Lakes Seaway Trail Discovery Center at 401 W. Main Street in Sackets Harbor, NY, author and lecturer Raya Lee presents "War of 1812: Fury, Frenzy & Honor." Lee's presentation is a combination of American history lesson and Great Lakes Seaway Trail travelogue appropriate for all ages with documented images and music. The ...

The Philadelphia Orchestra Shines in Saratoga Season of Stars, July 27 - August 13

Jul 21, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

Stéphane DenèveOpening Night on Wednesday, July 27 at 8 p.m. Saratoga Springs, N.Y. - The Philadelphia Orchestra, one of the leading orchestras in the world, returns to its summer stage at Saratoga Performing Arts Center on Wednesday, July 27 at 8 p.m. The Orchestra's 2011 Saratoga Season presented by HSBC Bank USA, N.A. will feature three weeks of classical and contemporary masterpieces led by a series of ...

Bard SummerScape to Present Richard Strauss's Die Liebe der Danae

Jul 21, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

Danae and the shower of gold (detail). Red figure bell krater from Boeotia, ca. 430 BCE. Photo: Hervé Lewandowski. @Réunion des Musées Nationaux/Art Resource, NYAnnandale-on-Hudson, N.Y. - Bard College's SummerScape series is presenting New York's first fully staged production of Richard Strauss's rarely performed opera Die Liebe der Danae. A Mozartean blend of comedy, romance, and drama on the themes of transformation and accepting life's changes, Die Liebe der Danae is brilliantly illuminated by Strauss's celebrated orchestra mastery. Set design for ...

Fort Ontario Harborfest Activities 2011

Jul 19, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

radio-controlled-airplanes.jpgOswego, N.Y. - During Harborfest Weekend 2011 Fort Ontario State Historic Site will host a Civil War Encampment, Radio-Controlled Airplane show, and children's battle reenactments and marching drills.   On Saturday, July 30, from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Sunday, July 31, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., members of the recreated 28th New York Infantry and Cushing's Battery 4th U.S. Light Artillery ...

Belleayre Mountain Voted Top 3 Favorite Eastern Resort in 2011 SnowEast Reader Survey

Jul 19, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

belleayrelogo.jpgHighmount, N.Y. - The results are in and Northeast skiers and riders have spoken. With over 6000 votes counted in the 2011 SnowEast Reader Survey, Belleayre Mountain ranked in the Top 3 in Overall Favorite Eastern Resorts, behind only industry powerhouses Killington and Mount Snow. SnowEast readers recognized Belleayre's efforts over the past decade of growth, placing Belleayre in the top 10 ...

If You Always Wanted to Be a Winemaker, Even for a Short Time, Here’s Your Opportunity

Jul 19, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

enjoying-finger-lakes-300x199.jpgPenn Yan, N.Y. - If you've ever uncorked a bottle of wine or looked at the wine in your glass and asked yourself, I wonder what detail goes into making this, then you'll want to be logging onto the web and visiting This promotional package is a special one week vacation get-away to the heart of New York's Finger Lakes where contestants and a guest will receive hands ...

I LOVE NEW YORK Launches “Save The Date” Campaign

Jul 18, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

i-love-ny-save-the-date.JPGPuts New York at the Forefront of Same-Sex Wedding Planning Kicking-off the official countdown to same-sex marriage - 7.24.11 Albany, N.Y. - I LOVE NEW YORK has launched its "Save the Date" campaign, featuring online wedding and honeymoon packages designed to unite couples and businesses and establish New York as a premier destination location for same-sex weddings. By visiting ...

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