westchester.jpgClose and fun, it's a destination for all seasons White Plains, NY - There's still plenty of summer fun to be enjoyed in Westchester. And now is the time to plan your end of summer vacation getaway.  Minutes north of New York City, Westchester is the ideal all-season vacation destination!  "Westchester offers vacation fun for the whole family, so don't let the season pass you by," said Kim Sinistore, Director, Westchester County Office of Tourism, "Take advantage of our hotel specials, coupons, endless events and, most importantly, our location." See how much fun you can have without traveling far from home.  With two marvelous waterfronts, an abundance of parks and wide open spaces, you can hike, bike, picnic, visit gorgeous gardens and mansions, estates, historic sites and museums. If you're adventurous, play the odds, pull the slots and watch horse races, drive an open-wheel car, make your own wine or climb an indoor cliff!  Take the family to Playland, a National Historic Landmark and America's first totally planned amusement park; catch a Broadway musical with dinner included; shop, browse antique stores or walk around one of our quaint towns; hear live music, catch a classic film.  And don't forget New York's 400th celebration - the Quadricentennial - continues with events and special hotel rates.  So much to see and do! For more information, including Hotel Specials, Coupons and the Quadricentennial, visit http://www.westchestertourism.com/ or contact the Westchester County Office of Tourism at 914 995-8500 or 800 833-9282.  


Contact: Lydia A. Ruth/Kim Sinistore 914.995.8503/larx@westchestergov.com