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Southwick Beach State Park To Get A Makeover

  Thousand Islands
  Outdoors , Tourism

In a press statement, NY state governor, Andrew Cuomo said of the new plans to renovate the Southwick Beach State Park that state parks were essential to New York's thriving tourism industry. Cuomo said, "The addition of a new bathhouse and concession...

Jan 01, 2019

New Trails For Downhill Thrills

  Adirondacks , Central New York , Chautauqua-Allegheny , Finger Lakes , Hudson Valley , The Catskills
  Nature , Outdoors , Sights & Attractions , Tourism

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

Apple Farms Near Me And The Wayne County Apple Tasting Tour

  Wayne County , Finger Lakes
  Food & Drink , Nature , Tourism , Tours

As the season draws near, when the New Yorker’s inner agrarian drives them to picking berry and fruit -- apples and pumpkins (which are fruit), the whole ‘apple farms near me’ and ‘pick your own apples’ quest leading them to fruit valhalla.

He...

Sep 17, 2018

New York State Fair And Other County Fairs To Visit In 2018

  Rensselaer County , Washington County , Montgomery County , Onondaga County , Columbia County , Dutchess County , Capital-Saratoga , Central New York , Finger Lakes , Hudson Valley , Long Island
  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

New York State 2018 Budget Stays Tuned To Tourism

  Albany County , Capital-Saratoga
  Tourism

The New York State 2018 Budget reaffirms its commitment to improving tourism in state through funding and promotional initiatives.

Uber and Lyft Operate Upstate

A significant move was to enable ride share companies to operate throughout the...

Dec 30, 2017

New York State Could Prosper From The Erie Canal Again

  Niagara County , Greater Niagara
  History , Sights & Attractions , Tourism

Sometimes plans come together after 200 years and this is the case with the belief that New York State believes in the Erie Canal promise of prosperity. Nothing less than 200 years ago in 1817, construction started on the Erie Canal and the hope was t...

Jun 29, 2017

Six Ways To Have Fun This Summer In The Catskills

  The Catskills
  Nature , Outdoors

Summer in the Catskills is only a short drive away from a number or urban centers on the East Coast. This easy accessibility also benefits visitors from anywhere else. Here is a simple list of things to do in the Catskills this summer - from easy week...

May 23, 2017

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announces the start of the 2016 fall foliage season in New York State

  New York City
  Nature , Tourism

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announces the start of the 2016 fall foliage season in New York State and the release of the I LOVE NY fall foliage report, a weekly updated and volunteer-sourced document that charts the color conditions of leaves across the ...

Oct 05, 2016

Fall Season Autumn Colors

  Adirondacks
  Nature

Fall Season Autumn Colors Visit www.iloveny.com for latest report and color progression map for leaf peeping across beautiful New York State! Take a scenic drive and enjoy autumns vibrant colors fi...

Oct 05, 2016

Adirondack Balloon Festival 2016

  New York City
  Entertainment , Sights & Attractions , Tourism

This famous event was founded in 1972 when Warren County tourism was looking for an event to attract tourists after the Labor Day extravaganza. They picked something rare and turned that into Adirondack Balloon Festival 2016, a sensation today.

Sep 06, 2016