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  New York City
  Art & Culture Lifestyle Nature Outdoors

Enjoy a stunning display of orchids and a weekend filled with art and culture, in partnership with the Taipei Economic & Cultural Office in New York (TECO-NY).

See below for related events and programs. Schedule is subject to change. Unle...

Aug. 9, 2019 - Aug. 11, 2019

Moon Mania Summer Camp at the Challenger Learning Center

  Lifestyle Nature Sights & Attractions Tourism

Moon Mania camp will introduce your child to the Moon!  In a span of three hours, campers will learn all about the Earth's only natural satellite.  In fun, hands-on (or feet on) activities, campers feel what it is like to walk and jump on...

Aug. 5, 2019 - None

Adirondack Canoe Classic - 90 Miler

  Lifestyle Nature Outdoors Sport & Games Tourism

The 90 Miler Adirondack Canoe Classic is an amazing boat event (which welcomes canoes, kayaks, and guideboats) held on the historic "Highway of the Adirondacks" on the weekend after Labor Day. The three-day, 90-mile, 275-boat race concludes a...

Sept. 6, 2019 - Sept. 8, 2019

Sunflower Festival at Barton Orchards

  Hudson Valley
  Lifestyle Nature Outdoors Sights & Attractions

August 10 & 11 and 17 & 18

Explore 5-acres of sunflowers, consisting of classic yellow sunflowers that will mature to about 5 feet tall, as well as many different varieties. 

The Sunflower Festival is an experience. Gue...

Aug. 10, 2019 - Aug. 11, 2019

Durant Days - Raquette Lake

  Art & Culture Lifestyle Nature Outdoors

The Durant Days and Boat Parade weekend kicks off, sponsored by the Town of Long Lake and the Central Adirondacks Association.

This is a weekend of activities celebration William West Durant the inventor of the Great Camps Style Architecture,...

Aug. 2, 2019 - Aug. 4, 2019

Catskill Forest Festival

  The Catskills
  Festivals & Annual Events Lifestyle Nature

The Catskill Forest Festival is a family-friendly, all-day event that showcases all things forestry-related in the Catskill Region.


Remember, this is just a small selection of all the fantastic events taking place this c...

July 27, 2019 - None

Art Along the Trail

  Art & Culture Lifestyle Nature Sights & Attractions

Artists will be working en plein air (weather permitting) on the trails at the AIC. A great opportunity to watch the artist work and share tips and techniques!


Artist in Residence Dennon Walantus will be working in public on ...

July 7, 2019 - Aug. 18, 2019


  Finger Lakes
  Nature Sights & Attractions Tours

Industrial grade hemp production has been added as an Empire Farm Days focus area with seminars and a daily demonstration crop walk at the August 6-8, 2019 agricultural and rural living showcase event at Rodman Lott and Son Farms in Seneca Falls, New Y...

Aug. 6, 2019 - Aug. 8, 2019

Memorial Butterfly Release

  Lifestyle Nature

oin us on June 22, 2019 at 10 a.m. at the Malone Recreation Park for the annual Hospice Butterfly Release. This event is not limited to families and loved ones of those served by Hospice, all are invited. Pre-purchasing butterflies is encouraged, howev...

June 22, 2019 - None

It’s In Queens- Capturing the Spirit of Birds

  New York City
  Lifestyle Nature

Opposites attract in Queens this week. Outdoor goes indoor. New works complement golden oldies. Loud gets silent. Dogs mix with birds. Esoteric becomes pop. The only constant is the high quality of cinema, dance, history, music, poetry, and vis...

June 19, 2019 - None