Ski Areas Add New Lift Power, Snow-Making Muscle, Dining and Lodging Options From new trails and snowmaking equipment, to resort upgrades, New York continues to add to the winter experience found across the State. As the fall chill gets cooler and ski...
Nov 04, 2018
The Headless Horseman hayride and associated delights are part of an outdoor "haunted" attraction (located in Ulster Park, about 6 miles from Kingston, NY), that features Escape Rooms. The Great Room Escape is a fully interactive and immersive experie...
Oct 27, 2018
Roam the Catskill, Hudson Valley and Capital regions of Upstate NY in the company of spirits responsible for a series of supernatural occurrences. Thanks to Haunted History Trail, you can choose from many haunted history tours throughout the various ci...
Oct 27, 2018
Central New York
Festivals & Annual Events
It’s almost Labor Day so New York’s favorite agrarian fest is back to entertain you till the cows come home. (Yes, that’s the first farming quip and we don’t promise it’s the last.) The Great New York State Fair, in it’s 176th year, is at the New York...
Aug 21, 2018
The story is inspiring and it is about how Mike Offner displayed doggedness and determination in his quest to save an icon among Catskills resorts, Pine Ridge Dude Ranch, from extinction.
Once known as Schloss’ Pine Grove -- part of the old-sc...
Aug 08, 2018
This article was updated on September 1, 2020 for the current years event in relation to the COVID 19 pandemic.
Get a new perspective at the 29th Annual Hudson Valley Balloon Festival. To borrow a rather profound perspective from Alb...
Jul 03, 2018
Governor Andrew M Cuomo announced that a global competition will determine the winner of $2.5 million to re-imagine the New York State Canal system. The competition will be held by the New York Power Authority and New York State Canal Corporation....
Oct 04, 2017
As summer turns to autumn, upstate New York in the fall is the place to be. Enjoy the new season as it takes life in the form of annual fall traditions. Sip hot apple cider, pick pumpkins, bake hot apple pies and jump in colored leaves. For many, thes...
Sep 26, 2017
Whether you’re a hiking novice or a pro, we’ve listed the best fall hikes in New York state. If you didn’t get a chance to hike during the summer (we know, it flew by so fast!), then don’t miss the beautiful fall foliage that upstate NY hiking trails ...
Sep 22, 2017
With a slight chill in the fresh air upstate, you visit pumpkin patch farms and go apple and pumpkin picking at orchards in less than two hours from New York City. Weekend are made more fun by this seasonal activity – pumpkin and apple picking are a f...
Sep 17, 2017