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FEF Grand Opening FlyerShowcasing a new facility for enjoyable equine interactions & luxury picnics

Stuyvesant, N.Y. – Falls Echo Equine Retreat Summer will open June 16, 2021 and feature outdoor, leisure activities with horses, mornings & afternoons. Guests can pamper horses with the “Social Grooming” offering and take a relaxing walk through the park-like property with horse in hand during a “Horse Hike”. FEF has partnered with local caterer, NOSH to create a luxury picnic add-on to any experience. The venue will also be open for special events throughout the summer.

Nyack Spring FlingNyack, N.Y. – We’re gearing up for Nyack’s next Spring Fling Promenade on June 6, which will be served with a big side of PRIDE!

We’ll be celebrating alongside the Rockland Pride Center from 11am to 8pm with live music throughout Downtown, pop-up drag performanceshourly raffle drawingsWindow Decorating Contest awardslocal artists, an interactive family-friendly chalk art activity, and so much more!

The Village will close Broadway from First Avenue to Cedar Hill Avenue and Main Street from Broadway to Franklin Street to traffic, to make lots of room for businesses to expand for outdoor dining, shopping, and tons of Spring Fling fun!…

Staatsburgh Scavenger HuntFree, Fun Family Activity Outdoors

Staatsburg, N.Y.  (5/24/21) — Memorial Day weekend through the end of August, Staatsburgh State Historic Site invites you to explore the beautiful grounds of the Gilded Age estate along the Hudson River (now Mills Memorial State Park) by taking a photographic scavenger hunt challenge.  A phone with a camera and walking shoes are all that’s needed to complete ten fun riddles on a loop through the beautiful landscape. All ages are invited to participate. Learn about some of the highlights of the historic grounds around the mansion while having fun!  Find the signs on kiosks in the park, and scan the QR code with your phone to get the clue sheet, or visit https://staatshunt.eventbrite.com

CHRONARTUSANew Paltz, NY – Shortly after the New Year, CronArtUSA shuttered the windows of their gallery and shop at Water Street Market in New Paltz to begin a top-to-bottom renovation. The result, revealed at a soft-reopening in March, was a total transformation. The sleek design, industrial concrete floors, and gleaming white walls are offset by minimalist white and acrylic fixtures. CronArtUSA has created an open and inviting space with an urban vibe that plays off the bucolic Hudson Valley backdrop of mountains and farmland. Ryan Smith, a recent visitor, describes the overall feeling as “calming, energizing, inspiring.”…

LEGOLANDAnnual Pass holders are welcome to experience six of LEGOLAND® New York Resort’s seven themed lands

Single-day tickets will be sold at a reduced price of $49.99

Preview period is the next step in LEGOLAND New York Resort’s phased opening

Pass and ticket holders can reserve a day to visit via online Booking Portal

Annual pass holders receive 48-hour priority booking access beginning May 19, with all others able to book beginning May 21

More information about the final phase of the Resort’s summer opening will be released in the coming weeks

Goshen, NY (May 19, 2021) – LEGOLAND® New York Resort is open for previews beginning May 29, 2021, welcoming devoted fans to share in the next step in the theme park’s much-anticipated opening this summer. During this stage of LEGOLAND New York’s phased opening, Annual Pass and single-day ticket holders will be able to enjoy six of the Resort’s seven themed lands: Brick Street, Bricktopia, LEGO® City, LEGO® Castle, LEGO® NINJAGO® World and MINILAND. The final land, LEGO® Pirates, will open later this summer, as will LEGOLAND® Hotel.

Staatsburgh (Roger Tully)May 14, 21, 28, 2021, 2:00 p.m.

Staatsburg, N.Y.  — This May, Staatsburgh State Historic Site will offer a 30-minute presentation on Staatsburgh and the Titanic, outdoors on the mansion’s portico. Offered on Fridays,

May 14, 21, and 28 at 2pm, the program is free, but registration is required: www.Staatsburgh.Eventbrite.com

Staatsburgh and the Titanic explores the connections between the Gilded Age estate along the Hudson River and the famous ocean liner. Staatsburgh’s owners, Ruth and Ogden Mills, planned to sail on the Titanic.

The Castle Fun CenterDiscover family-fun at farm-to-table eateries, amusement parks, the drive-in, and more!

Orange County, N.Y. (May 6, 2021) – Family-friendly fun is in bloom all across Orange County, N.Y. this spring! With outdoor recreation options that include scenic hiking, biking, and walking trails, family fun centers, and historic sites, there’s no limit to the adventures that await. For the foodies, don’t miss the county’s acclaimed farm-to-table (and farm-to-spirit) locations -- with many offering outdoor dining options! Plus, the areas’ world-class shopping destinations and boutique shops offering one-of-a-kind items cannot be missed. The hardest question you’ll have to answer is, “What should I do first?”

Heritage Trail - Orange CountyOrange County Parks and Tourism Team up to Promote this Popular Trail

Orange County, N.Y. (May 3, 2021) – Warmer weather beckons us to explore the great outdoors, and there’s no better place to take in the scenic views of the beautiful Hudson Valley than the Heritage Trail. Built on the former main line of the Erie Railroad, this 18.4-mile linear trail runs from Harriman to Middletown, winding through a bird and wildlife sanctuary, historic landmarks, murmuring streams, rolling meadows, and charming communities with one-of-a-kind shops, eateries, and more.

The Heritage Trail was the first multi-use asphalt trail developed as part of the Orange County Parks system. It offers scenic vistas as well as perfect spots for walking, biking, and rollerblading. Approximately 500,000 visitors utilize the trail each year.

NYS Reimagine Rebuild RenewOpportunity through the Reimagine the Canals initiative will encourage tourism and support local economy

Glamping Sites May Be Reserved Here

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced reservations are now being accepted for a unique glamping experience on the Champlain Canal that will attract visitors to the State's historic upper Hudson Valley and boost the local economy that is still recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic. Through the Reimagine the Canals initiative, Camp Rockaway, a New York State based outdoor excursion company, will manage the site at Lock C-5 on the Champlain Canal in Schuylerville between Memorial Day weekend and September 8, with possible extension through early October. The glamping site will offer vacationing New Yorkers an opportunity to experience the vast history and bucolic landscapes of one of New York's oldest canalside communities by enjoying luxury camping on the banks of the Canal.

Riverfront Art GalleryYonkers, N.Y. – Yonkers Riverfront Art Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of A Higher Power, a new art gallery exhibit featuring Elvira Clayton. The gallery exhibit will be on view now through Saturday, June 19. We will host an in-person opening reception at the Yonkers Riverfront Art Gallery, 1 Larkin Plaza, Yonkers, NY, on Saturday, April 24, 1:00-4:30 P.M. Elvira's Live Artist Talk, hosted by art gallery Curator Haifa Bint-Kadi will take place at the Yonkers Riverfront Art Gallery on Friday, May 14, 1:00 P.M. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, there will be limited seating. Closing reception will be on Saturday, June 19, 1:00-4:30 P.M.

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