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Posts for September 2009

The Fall Festival Is Back at Belleayre Mountain

Sep 29, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

belleayrelogo.jpg$99 Four-Packs of Lift Tickets are available at Belleayre Mountain over Columbus Day Weekend Only Highmount, NY - Belleayre Mountain is gearing up for its 30th Annual Fall Festival, taking place Columbus Day Weekend, Oct. 10-11. One does not need to be a snowsports enthusiast to enjoy the local arts and crafts vendors, the spectacular fall foliage views from the deck or the Sky Ride, a ...

Turner to Cézanne: Masterpieces from the Davies Collection, National Museum Wales, at Everson Museum of Art

Sep 29, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

turner-to-cezanne.jpgturner-to-cezanne.jpgturner-to-cezanne.jpg Syracuse, NY -- Unpack your suitcases and toss your Rosetta Stone back in the closet - from October 9 through January 3, you can see the best part of Europe right at home, in Syracuse's Everson Museum! Turner to Cézanne: Masterpieces from the Davies Collection, National Museum Wales, is an exhibition that features a collection of over 50 never-before-seen-in-the-US masterpieces created by ...

SUNY New Paltz to host exclusive event featuring an advance screening of 'Compassion' – Season 5 the Peabody Award-winning documentary 'Art:21 – Art in the Twenty-First Century'

Sep 29, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

art-21.jpgNew Paltz, NY – The State University of New York at New Paltz has been selected to partner with "Art:21 – Art in the Twenty-First Century," the only prime time national television series focused exclusively on contemporary art, in a special screening from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. on Oct. 14 in Lecture Center 102. The event, open to the public, features a sneak preview of "Compassion," one of four ...

First Comprehensive Exhibition Featuring China's 18th-Century Master Painter Luo Ping Goes on View at Metropolitan Museum Oct. 6

Sep 29, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

20090925_luoping_pressinviterev.jpgExhibition dates: Oct. 6, 2009-Jan. 10, 2010 Location: Galleries for Chinese Paintings and Calligraphy Press preview: Monday, Oct. 5, 10 a.m. - noon New York, NY – The first comprehensive exhibition of Luo Ping's paintings ever presented in America, Eccentric Visions: The Worlds of Luo Ping (1733-1799) will bring together nearly 60 works, including many Chinese "National Treasures," by one ...

Mythical Architectural Drawings by Contemporary Artist Pablo Bronstein Featured in Fall Exhibition at Metropolitan Museum

Sep 29, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

20090924_croppedbronsteinimagefile.jpgExhibition Dates: October 6, 2009–February 21, 2010 Press Preview: Monday, October 5, 10 a.m.–noon Exhibition Location: Lila Acheson Wallace Wing, The Gioconda and Joseph King Gallery New York, NY – Pablo Bronstein at the Met is a presentation of new work by the London-based artist, addressing the history and future of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and will be shown at the Museum from ...

World Vision Experience: Aids "Step Into Africa" To Visit Capital Region's Community Life Center, Oct. 4-11

Sep 29, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

Visitors to the free, 2,500-square-foot walk-through exhibit will be transported to an African village in Sub-Saharan Africa, the hardest hit AIDS region of the world, where more than 25 million people are infected with HIV, about two-thirds the world’s total.Powerful, Interactive Exhibit Strives to Engage Community about How AIDS is Devastating Parts of Africa Albany, NY — Each day AIDS kills more than 5,400 people, about one person every 16 seconds. While nearly three-quarters of all AIDS-related deaths occur in sub-Saharan Africa, AIDS is still a universal problem with more than two million children infected with HIV worldwide. While these ...

Oneida County Convention & Visitors Bureau Unveils New Brand Strategy

Sep 25, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

oneida-county.jpgUtica, NY - A night. A weekend. A week. If you're a young family, a boomer couple, or a destination golfer, Oneida County will be inviting you to "get away from it all" by coming to "The Getaway Region" to "Get away to it all"! The Oneida County Convention and Visitors Bureau unveiled its new brand and marketing strategy at its Annual Meeting Thursday evening at historic Fountain Elms on ...

ANCA’s New Visitor Brochure Supports Adirondack North Country Tourism

Sep 24, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

adk-trail-brochure-cover-photo.jpgFonda, NY – The Adirondack North Country Association (ANCA) has just released the very first travel brochure dedicated entirely to promoting the four-county, 188-mile Adirondack Trail Scenic Byway, and every community along the special travel route. The project supports tourism and economic development by encouraging visitation at special places in cities, towns and villages along the entire ...

Near-Peak Foliage Expected in Adirondacks This Weekend; Colors also Coming on Strong in Catskills

Sep 23, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

Color change projections - week of Sept. 23-29, 2009Go to fallgetaways. for the latest color reports and money-saving travel offers ATTENTION EDITORS, NEWS DIRECTORS AND METEOROLOGISTS: This is the third 2009 FALL COLOR REPORT for New York State. Reports are obtained from field observers and reflect expected color conditions for the coming weekend. FALL COLOR REPORTS are issued every Wednesday afternoon. Albany, NY - Empire ...

Eastman House presents Popular 'Wish You Were Here' Travel Lecture Series this Fall

Sep 23, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

eastman-house.jpgRochester, N.Y. — The "Wish You Were Here" travel photography lecture series returns this fall, bringing to George Eastman House renowned photographers who share images and stories that invite you to explore new destinations or revisit places from times past. 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 8 Photographer Sylvia Plachy: "Attractions" Sylvia Plachy, Guggenheim Fellowship recipient, will share and ...

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