No one is prepared for this. Just a few weeks ago, our principal fret was about whether we were listing all the best events in New York State, especially upstate New York. And now, we’re seemingly without purpose and not...
Mar 19, 2020
Early on March 17, 2020, which is St Patrick’s Day, an event that occupies every nook and cranny of New York City each year -- the St Patrick’s Day parade -- took place as scheduled. If that does not sound like a news story, consi...
Mar 18, 2020
In the battle of COVID 19, self-isolation or social distancing is a tactic. In the most vibrant city in the world, that’s going to be a tough ask. But while we all try to stay safe, doesn’t mean we need to miss out on some New York experien...
Mar 16, 2020
Whether you are Irish or not, show your green at St Patrick’s Day New York. While the New York St Patrick’s Day Parade is the most popular event this season, there is a lot of revelry upstate as well. Here’s a round-up of parades and ...
Mar 02, 2020
Construction is underway for a new $6.1 million visitor center at Minnewaska State Park Preserve on the Shawangunk Ridge. Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that the public-private project with the Open Space Institute will create a new...
Dec 30, 2019
Central New York
New York City
Festivals & Annual Events , Tourism
One of the greatest experiences of a lifetime is winter in New York. Of course, New York City in the winter has been the location for every romcom it would seem, and the little lights are magical. But there are little (and large) lights to be seen all ...
Nov 25, 2019
On July 4, 2020, less than 12 months away, the town of Goshen NY will witness the opening of one of the world’s most iconic theme parks, Legoland New York Resort. Legoland has its origins in Billund, Denmark. That amusement park opened ...
Oct 02, 2019
New York State Sees Record-High Visitation and Direct Visitor Spending in 2018, Generating Fifth Straight Year of $100+ Billion Economic Impact Total Attendance for State Fair Breaks Record for Fourth Straight Year
Sep 30, 2019
Enjoy outdoor adventure this Fall in Central New York’s 14 beautiful state parks. Hundreds of miles of trails to hike and bike while taking in the beautiful fall colors of autumn. Fall is a perfect time to go antiquing with antique ...
Sep 30, 2019