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    Spring in Central Park


Experience New York in full bloom!

Albright-Knox Art GalleryHiking buffs know its time to enjoy New York's scenic trails from Giant Ledge in the Catskills to Breakneck Ridge on the Hudson River and many more outdoor adventures. Spring events are in full bloom at open air festivals like Rochester's annual Lilac Festival and many more flower shows throughout the state.Shed your winter coat and have some fun--it's spring in New York State.

The season is buzzing with fresh aromas and tasty treats. Smell what's cooking at the hottest food events like New York's annual International Food Festival, satisfy your sweet tooth with maple sugaring in the Adirondacks or sample local beer at New York's craft breweries. If there's forecasted spring showers, head inside for colorful creations at New York State art museums from Albright-Knox Art Gallery to the MoMa and countless other cultural hotspots.

Here are some things to start your spring adventures in New York State

  • Learn about this New York sweet treat at sugar houses and Maple Weekends all over the state. more

  • Colorful flowers are blooming all over New York State this spring. Here's where see them all. more

  • From the Appalachian Trail to Adirondack Park, there is endless natural beauty across New York more

  • Start planning what events you don't want to miss this Spring and Summer across New York! more

  • From easy hikes to mountain climbing - boating, beaches and waterfalls - New York has it all! more

  • Indoor or outdoor museums fascinate visitors of any age. History, art, sports -find your niche! more

  • Whether it's by boat or ferry, train or bus, let someone else do the driving while you enjoy! more

  • To Do: Biking, hiking, swimming, amusement parks, zip lines, horseback riding, zoos and more! more