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Posts for July 2013

Get Ready for Pirate Day!

Jul 31, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

mid-lakes-navigation-logo.JPGSkaneateles, N.Y. - They're armed, but not dangerous.   Pirates are once again on the loose and set to attack Mid-Lakes Navigation cruises in Skaneateles Aug. 14, during the fifth annual Pirate Day. Cruises on Skaneateles Lake are advised to be on the lookout for takeovers, treasure heists and tons of water play.   "Pirate Day is an event we all look forward to," says Mid-Lakes co-owner Sarah ...

The Great Northern Catskills of Greene County Announce Sensational Summer and Fall Festivals

Jul 31, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

great-northern-catskills.JPGDiscover Family-Friendly Entertainment and Cultural Events in the Catskills Greene County, N.Y. - This summer, you're invited to enjoy the Great Northern Catskills of Greene County's deeply rooted and diverse cultural heritage during Irish and German festivals that will have everyone dancing a reel or polka, and celebrating the changing seasons on scenic roadways perfect for motorcycle ...

USS SLATER to Celebrate US Coast Guard's 223rd Birthday

Jul 31, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

uss-slater.jpgAlbany, N.Y. - The volunteers and staff of the USS SLATER will commemorate the 223rd Birthday of the United States Coast Guard on Sunday, August 4 at 9:00 a.m. with a ceremony aboard the ship in Albany. "Coasties" and their friends and families are invited to attend. The United States Coast Guard, one of the country's five armed services, is a unique agency of the federal government.  The ...

Blackberry Inn B & B in Watkins Glen Holding Grand Opening Ceremony

Jul 30, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

watkins-glen-cofc.JPGWatkins Glen, N.Y. - The Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to introduce Schuyler County's newest bed and breakfast, The Blackberry Inn B&B. Please join us for the official ribbon-cutting ceremony. When: Wednesday, August 7, 2013 Time: 5-7 PM Where: The Blackberry Inn B&B, 209 6th Street, Watkins Glen, NY The Blackberry Inn B&B, owned by Brian Eslinger and ...

Hudson Valley Wine & Food Fest Adds New Microbrewery Component to 2013 Event

Jul 30, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

dutchess-county-tourism.JPGThanks to recent legislation, this will be the very first time "craft beers"will be included as part of the annual festival, serving as engine for tourism this year, according to local leaders! Rhinebeck, N.Y. - The annual Hudson Valley Wine and Food Festival, sponsored by and scheduled for September 7th and 8th at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds in Rhinebeck, is pleased to ...

Destiny USA Celebrates One Year Anniversary

Jul 30, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

destiny-usa.JPGIn celebration of a full year of operating as "Destiny USA" One Year celebration events will be held during the anniversary weekend Syracuse, NY- On August 2nd 2012, Destiny USA officially re-branded from Carousel Center to Destiny USA. With the new name came additional tenants, jobs, and renovations within the space; as well as millions of new visitors. To honor the destination's s one ...

Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival receives Arts Midwest Grant to support 2013-14 Education Tour of Much Ado About Nothing

Jul 30, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

hudson-valley-shakespeare-festival.bmpHVSF one of only 40 organizations to receive honor Cold Spring, N.Y. - Maggie Whitlum, Executive Director of the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival  (HVSF), recently announced that Arts Midwest has awarded the company a $25,000 grant for the 2013/2014 HVSF Education tour of Much Ado About Nothing, as part of Shakespeare in American Communities, a national program managed by Arts Midwest in ...

WonderWorks Achieves LEED© Silver Certification

Jul 30, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

wonder-works.JPGThe interactive and entertainment attraction Syracuse, NY. - WonderWorks, a unique attraction for people of all ages to experience science themed activities they'll never forget, received their LEED© Silver certification from the United States Green Building Council (USGBC) this month, going above and beyond to integrate sustainable elements into their newest location at Destiny USA . "We ...

Destiny USA to Host Baby Expo for new and seasoned parents

Jul 29, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

destiny-usa-baby-expo.JPGAll parents with or expecting young children are invited to come and learn more about what Destiny USA has available including gift registries, clothing, games, etc. Syracuse, N.Y. - Join some of Destiny USA's favorite venues for new and seasoned parents this Saturday, August 3rd from 1pm-4pm for the Baby and Kids Expo. Destiny USA will host the Baby and Kids Expo in The Canyon Area on the ...

Cooperstown Summer Music Festival presents REBEL Baroque Ensemble

Jul 29, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

rebel-a-4-warehouse-l_lo.jpgCooperstown, N.Y. - The Cooperstown Summer Music Festival presents the REBEL Baroque Ensemble with guest Leon Schelhase, harpsichord on Sunday, August 4, at 3 pm at the Otesaga Resort Hotel in Cooperstown, NY. The program, BAROCCO: MUSICAL TREASURES OF THE 17th & 18th CENTURIES, features works by Corelli, J.S. Bach, Mozart, Vivaldi, and Telemann. REBEL features Jörg-Michael Schwarz and ...

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