The Beat https://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/ Category - Fall Sun, 04 Dec 2016 18:29:06 GMT Don't Get Scrooged - Find the Holiday Spirit in the Great Northern Catskills of Greene County https://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/16/Don-t-Get-Scrooged---Find-the-Holiday-Spirit-in-the-Great-Northern-Catskills-of-Greene-County/8141/ The Catskills, A Winter Wonderland Destination for Holiday & Family Fun Greene County, N.Y. (November 16, 2015) - Get into a festive spirit in the snowy Catskill Mountains this holiday season when Small Business Saturday meets Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol, and live performances are offered along with arts and crafts fairs featuring gift-ready works of art. Mon, 16 Nov 2015 07:00:00 GMT https://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/16/Don-t-Get-Scrooged---Find-the-Holiday-Spirit-in-the-Great-Northern-Catskills-of-Greene-County/8141/ George Eastman Museum acquires world’s largest collection of contemporary Indian cinema https://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/3/George-Eastman-Museum-acquires-world-s-largest-collection-of-contemporary-Indian-cinema/8137/ Gift includes more than 700 Bollywood, Malayalam, Punjabi, Tamil, and Telugu films and 6,000 film posters Rochester, N.Y., November 3, 2015 - The George Eastman Museum has recently acquired the world's largest collection of contemporary Indian cinema held by a museum or film archive. The collection consists of 775 prints representing 597 film titles, all in 35mm format, made between 1999 and 2013. In addition, about 6,000 film posters were acquired as part of the collection. This exceptional donation represents not only films from the Hindi-language film industry commonly known as "Bollywood," but also Malayalam, Punjabi, Tamil, and Telugu productions. The languages represented in these films include Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu. Many titles are from acclaimed masters of Indian cinema, such as Mani Ratnam, Ashutosh Gowariker, Anurag Kashyap, Nagesh Kukunoor, and Sanjay Leela Bhansali. Tue, 03 Nov 2015 07:00:00 GMT https://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/3/George-Eastman-Museum-acquires-world-s-largest-collection-of-contemporary-Indian-cinema/8137/ Scare Parks and Haunted Farms Attract Thrill Seekers from Afar https://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/21/Scare-Parks-and-Haunted-Farms-Attract-Thrill-Seekers-from-Afar/8134/ Orange County, NY is the destination for spine-chilling fun this Halloween season Orange County, N.Y. - Orange County, N.Y. is home to some of the scariest Halloween attractions in America. Historically, tens of thousands of people from as far away as Philadelphia, Boston and Connecticut make the trip to these Hudson Valley haunts to be horrified. This year, old favorites are promising a more extreme experience than ever, and a new scare park is making its inaugural debut. "Some of the most frightening Halloween attractions in the nation are right here in Orange County, NY," said Orange County Tourism Director Susan Hawvermale. "Our scare parks and haunted farms are not for the faint of heart, but blood-curdling excitement is just what thrill seekers are longing for this time of the year." Wed, 21 Oct 2015 07:00:00 GMT https://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/21/Scare-Parks-and-Haunted-Farms-Attract-Thrill-Seekers-from-Afar/8134/ October Adventures in the Great Northern Catskills of Greene County Offer Array of Fall Festivals https://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/28/October-Adventures-in-the-Great-Northern-Catskills-of-Greene-County-Offer-Array-of-Fall-Festivals/8132/ Don't Miss Fall's Colors, Book a Catskills Getaway Now Greene County, N.Y. (Sept. 28, 2015) - October in Greene County offers an almost dizzying array of festivals celebrating both Bavarian and Irish traditions, apple harvests, and Halloween revelry. Just two hours north of New York City, and three hours west of Boston, head to the Catskills to enjoy the last of fall's colorful foliage at some of the Catskills coolest places, including: Bronck Museum's Heritage Craft Fair on October 4 offers a chance to slip through time at the site of the oldest house in New York, built in 1663. Mon, 28 Sep 2015 07:00:00 GMT https://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/28/October-Adventures-in-the-Great-Northern-Catskills-of-Greene-County-Offer-Array-of-Fall-Festivals/8132/ Hudson River Valley Ramble Kick-offs This Weekend https://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/3/Hudson-River-Valley-Ramble-Kick-offs-This-Weekend/8129/ September Celebration Features Over 200 Events www.hudsonrivervalleyramble.com Albany, NY -The Hudson River Valley Ramble kicks-off this Saturday with a weekend full of activities and continues throughout September with more than 200 exciting outdoor adventures across New York's Hudson Valley. The Ramble showcases the region's incredible scenery, history, natural resources, and recreational opportunities and features walking tours, hikes, paddles, bike tours and many other diverse experiences with something for everyone. Thu, 03 Sep 2015 07:00:00 GMT https://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/3/Hudson-River-Valley-Ramble-Kick-offs-This-Weekend/8129/ Best Rides for Leaf Peeping in the 1000 Islands & Adirondacks https://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/31/Best-Rides-for-Leaf-Peeping-in-the-1000-Islands-Adirondacks/8128/ Motorcycle-Friendly Attractions Offer Foliage Festivals & Tours Northern New York (August 31, 2015) - Fall in Northern New York is a festival of colors, offering fun events and plenty of roadways ideal for leaf peeping, whether by motorcycle or on a quick break during a scenic drive touring New York's historic attractions. In the 1000 Islands Region, autumn's brilliant foliage is set against the beauty of the St. Lawrence River and Lake Ontario to the north and west, and the foothills of the Adirondacks to the east, offering motorcycle routes with spectacular views in every direction. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT https://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/31/Best-Rides-for-Leaf-Peeping-in-the-1000-Islands-Adirondacks/8128/ 4 Reasons to Take a Scenic Train Ride through the Adirondacks https://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/10/4-Reasons-to-Take-a-Scenic-Train-Ride-through-the-Adirondacks/8125/ Adirondack Region, N.Y. - The Saratoga North Creek Railway offers whimsy and delight aboard scenic train rides this summer and fall, including an Oktoberfest-inspired fall extravaganza and plenty of beautiful scenery to ooh and aaah at from the sumptuous comfort of a train. Experience the romance of the rails as you whizz through the most breathtaking scenery in New York State. Need another good reason to make the train part of your next Adirondack getaway? Here are four: Mon, 10 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT https://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/10/4-Reasons-to-Take-a-Scenic-Train-Ride-through-the-Adirondacks/8125/ Get Away Now & Save in the Great Northern Catskills https://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2014/29/Get-Away-Now-Save-in-the-Great-Northern-Catskills/7990/ Late Fall Offers Lodging Deals in New York's Great Northern Catskills of Greene County Greene County, N.Y. - Known as the "shoulder season" in the travel business, the weeks leading up to Thanksgiving and Christmas represent a time of discount lodging packages and affordable adventurous escapes in the Great Northern Catskills of Greene County. Right now, you can book a Catskills getaway that includes special extras such as nightly Irish music, farm-fresh breakfasts or complimentary pick-up from the Amtrak train station, in addition to receiving great rates on your visit. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT https://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2014/29/Get-Away-Now-Save-in-the-Great-Northern-Catskills/7990/ Ghoulish Halloween Fun https://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2014/27/Ghoulish-Halloween-Fun/7989/ The Hudson Valley haunts offer spooky entertainment in Orange County, NY   Orange County, N.Y. - Halloween thrill seekers looking for real shock value will find plenty of places to be scared to death in Orange County.  Whether it's "flashlight" corn maze fun at one of the county's local farms, or the shrieking madness of a scare park, Orange County has a wonderful variety of eerie entertainment to make your visit memorable and your nights sleepless. Tens of thousands of people from as far away as Philadelphia, Boston, and Connecticut make the trip annually to be horrified. Mon, 27 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT https://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2014/27/Ghoulish-Halloween-Fun/7989/ Gore Mountain's Harvest Fest Returns Oct. 11-12 https://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2014/3/Gore-Mountain-s-Harvest-Fest-Returns-Oct-11-12/7983/ Gore Mountain will feature the largest number of vendors and activities to date! Join the free, family-oriented fun Columbus Day Weekend Northi Creek, N.Y. - Harvest Fest returns to Gore Mountain Saturday and Sunday, October 11-12. This massive festival is open 10:30am-4:30pm each day and includes live music, kids' activities, vendors, and fall fun for whole family. Admission is completely free! Harvest Fest 2014 will feature the largest array of Adirondack vendors yet, including jewelers, photographers, artists, furniture makers, specialty foods, and much more. Fri, 03 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT https://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2014/3/Gore-Mountain-s-Harvest-Fest-Returns-Oct-11-12/7983/