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Posts for August 2013

Tesla Style Night: A night celebrating sustainable designs with the GVCCC, Tesla, and Remedy

Aug 30, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

tesla-style-night2.jpgNew York, N.Y. - The Greenwich Village-Chelsea Chamber of Commerce introduces Tesla Style Night to Fashion Week. Partnering with the cutting-edge automobile company, Tesla, the event kicks off NYC Fashion Week in a fresh and exciting way. This exclusive night features the sustainable designs of Tesla's premium electric cars, complemented by emerging fashion designer Ashley McAleavy's eco-friendly ...

Arts, Crafts, and Kites at Historic Fort Ontario Sept. 7

Aug 30, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

Kites will fill the skies over Fort Ontario in the City of Oswego during the Arts, Crafts, and Kite Festival Sept. 7.  The Fort Ontario event is one of the largest gatherings of kite fliers in State of New York. (Photo by Mary Ellen Barbeau, Oswego County Tourism.)Oswego, N.Y. - The Friends of Fort Ontario will host an Arts, Crafts, and Kites Festival Saturday, Sept. 7, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the spacious and historic grounds outside the old fort. Admission to the festival is free while normal admission fees will apply to those who wish to tour the old fort. Kite experts from around the United States and Canada, including members of NYKE (New York ...

Antique Engine Jamboree & Powerfest at Hanford Mills Museum

Aug 27, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

fire-pumper.jpgSeptember 7 Festival celebrates the ingenuity of the past and present East Meredith, N.Y. - Start your engines! Hanford Mills Museum will host the 30th Annual Dan Rion Memorial Antique Engine Jamboree and Powerfest on Saturday, September 7 from 10 am - 5 pm. Visitors can see a variety of working steam- and gas-powered antique engines. The Museum's wood-fired steam boiler plant will power the ...

Contemporary Sound Installation by Janet Cardiff at The Cloisters beginning Sept. 10

Aug 27, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

met_logo1.jpgExhibition Dates: September 10 - December 8, 2013; Press Preview: Monday, September 9 New York, N.Y. - As part of the year-long celebration of its 75th anniversary, The Cloisters museum and gardens-The Metropolitan Museum of Art's branch museum dedicated to the art and architecture of medieval Europe-will present The Forty Part Motet (2001), a sound installation by Janet Cardiff (Canadian, ...

Speakers announced for Tubman Symposium Nov. 8-9, 2013

Aug 27, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

harriet-tubman-symposium.jpgAuburn, N.Y. - The planning committee of the Harriet Tubman: No Longer Underground Centennial Symposium is happy to announce the impressive list of Tubman scholars who will be presenting at the two-day event on Friday, November 8 and Saturday, November 9 at Cayuga Community College, 197 Franklin St., Auburn, N.Y. Historian and writer Kate Clifford Larson, Ph.D., author of the 2004 biography of ...

Gore Mountain Announces New Terrain & Other Improvements!

Aug 27, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

gore-mountain-2012.JPGUpgrades to Children's Programs, Concessions, & Snowmaking Also In Progress North Creek, N.Y. -  Gore Mountain has announced an exciting list of projects that guests should look for during the 2013/2014 winter season! Extensive renovations to the children's learning experience include the installation of a new 150' conveyor lift.  Similar to moving walkways at airports, conveyors ...

The Olana Partnership Offers Strings at Sunset: Viola and Guitar Concert with Washington D.C. Musicians

Aug 27, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

sunset-at-olana-melanie-hasbrook.jpgHudson, N.Y. - The Olana Partnership is proud to offer Strings at Sunset: Viola and Guitar Concert with Washington D.C. musicians Bob Israel and Daniel Morris on Saturday, September 14 at 4:30 p.m. in Olana's beautiful autumnal landscape.  The concert will take place on the East Lawn at Olana State Historic Site.  In the event of rain, the concert will take place at the Wagon House Education ...

Jazz Concerts to Raise Funds for Arts Programming: September 6 & 7

Aug 26, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

arts-westchester.jpgThe proceeds from ArtsWestchester's Jazz Fest performances will support jazz programming  in Westchester County. White Plains, N.Y. - ArtsWestchester  presents two exclusive evenings of jazz - Latin Jazz, Food & Spirits on Friday, September 6, and Jazz ‘Til Midnight on Saturday, September 7 - to raise funds for future jazz programming in Westchester.  As one of the presenters of Jazz ...

Enter to Win Big with the Great Northern Catskills Adventure Passport Photo Contest

Aug 26, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

great-northern-catskills.JPG4 Photos From Adventure - Visit & Win prizes Worth up to $3,400 Greene County, N.Y. - Imagine being just four photos from an epic adventure in the Catskill Mountains of New York. While visiting Greene County, simply take four photos at participating Greene County Adventure Passport Contest attractions, go to and upload ...

Ghost The Musical Launches First U.S. National Tour At Proctors In Schenectady

Aug 26, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

ghost-the-musical.jpgSchenectady, N.Y. - The supernatural power of love is taking the U.S. by storm as the new Broadway and West End musical Ghost The Musical, adapted from the Academy Award-winning film, launches its first national tour in Schenectady, NY, at Proctors on September 14, 2013.    Ghost The Musical is directed by Tony Award-winner Matthew Warchus (Matilda, God of Carnage, The Norman Conquests, ...

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