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Find the Perfect Getaway
in Upstate NY
Choose your Destination and Go !
Visit Niagara Falls
and Feel the Rush
Western New York is Waiting
Gear Up for Camping
and RVing
Reserve the Best Campgrounds
Spend a Day Exploring
the Erie Canal
Sign up for the Canalway Challenge !
Take a Road Trip
along the Great Lakes Seaway Trail
Travel all 4 Sections
Hike the Nature Trails
of Upstate NY
Experience the Fun of Birding
Discover Wineries & Waterfalls
in the Finger Lakes
Meet the Grand Canyon of the East ..
Plan a Fishing Party
to the Great Lakes
The Charter Boats are Running !
Follow the Path
Through History
Tour Forts, Museums, Art Galleries & More
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Please Note - 7/10/21 - 
Large indoor events and public transit still follow existing CDC guidelines, but at most locations, facial coverings are no longer required !

Unvaccinated individuals are encouraged to wear a mask.

Before traveling, Call ahead or check websites for delayed openings, event cancellations, and availability of services.



 
 

 
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Wow !! The New York State Fair is really HAPPENING in 2021 !!
Region: Central New York
 
Aug 20 to Sept 6 - The 18 day celebration of delicious foods, eye-opening exhibits, captivating shows and great fun has RETURNED !!
Jessie Festa details 32 of the Best Hikes in Upstate NY
Region: All Regions
 
Jessie's Blog the '32 Best Hikes in Upstate New York - Stunning Trails & Epic Views' is a Must-Read companion for anyone who loves hiking.
The Waiting is OVER !! Live Concerts ROCK Central NY
Region: Central New York
 
Aug 20 to Sept 6 - Melissa Etheridge, REO Speedwagon, The Oak RIdge Boys,, Blue Oyster Cult, the Starship and More are Coming to the State Fair !
Legoland finally Opens - and It's Awesome !
Region: Hudson Valley
 
Designed for kids aged 2-12, the 150-acre theme park will have more than 50 interactive rides, shows and attractions along with a 250-room hotel.
The Enchanted Forest Water Safari has Returned !
Region: The Adirondacks
 
Friday, June 18 - WHAM reports that the Water Safari will be opening this year - and plans to Expand with 3 new Water Slides by 2022.
Upstate Embraces World-class Entertainment
Region: Central New York
 
Throughout the Summer, some of the Biggest Names in Music will perform outdoors at the St. Joseph's Health Amphitheater near Syracuse.
Anglers: Try Urban Fishing on the Salmon River
Region: Thousand Islands
 
Catch Salmon, Bass & Walleye in the village of Pulaski, and experience 'Urban Fishing' just steps away from Great Dines, Brews & Lodging.
Go Soaring above the Finger Lakes in a Piloted Glider Plane !!
Region: The Finger Lakes
 
Take off and land from the Harris Hill Soaring Park in Elmira and reach an altitude of 4,000 feet as you Glide effortlessly over the Finger Lakes.
Elton John's Farewell Tour is Coming to Syracuse
Region: Central New York
 
Singer-songwriter Elton John brings his 'Farewell Yellow Brick Road' tour to Syracuse one last time on Sept. 10, 2022. Tickets go on sale June 30, 2021.
There's a LOT to See in the Thousand Islands
Region: Thousand Islands
 
The Post Star shows us where to begin. The region is a tourist’s paradise and a destination for those seeking an authentic, outdoor-focused vacation.
TourScanner has 37 things you can do at Niagara Falls
Region: Niagara-Western NY
 
Wow -Talk about a cool Getaway! You’ll be enjoying museums, wine trails, theme parks, family adventures, vibrant nightlife, and plenty more.
Visit Cool Attractions just off the Beaten Path
Region: All Regions
 
Tanner Saunders at Thrillist.com highlights some of Upstate's amazing but lesser-known Attractions that are Worth Exploring.
Read Susan Glaiser's story about Family in the Finger Lakes
Region: The Finger Lakes
 
From the pages of Cleveland.com, Susan Glaser describes a fantastic variety of things to explore on your next Trip to the Finger Lakes.
A trip to Cooperstown is guaranteed to be a Home Run !
Region: Central New York
 
This Summer, Get to know the FUN of Cooperstown, Otsego County, and Central NY, where small-town charm meets world-class attractions.
A Vacation Rental is the PERFECT Solution this Summer !
Region: All Regions
 
Enjoy a GREAT and Economical Vacation with your family AND observe Social Distancing in Your Very Own Upstate Vacation Rental !
The City of Buffalo has become a mecca for Outdoor Activities
Region: Niagara-Western NY
 
BuffalOh cool ! The City of Buffalo is now offering outdoor recreation including paddling, peddling, biking, hiking, zip lining & more ..
Dare to Go where the Dinosaurs Roam !
Region: The Adirondacks
 
Close to Lake George, Dino Roar Valley is filled with life-size Dinosaurs at every turn, and you can even dig for Bones at the Dino Dig Site !
Take a European Staycation on the Erie Canal
Region: The Finger Lakes
 
Paul Greenberg of FoodandWine.com likens a European barge vacation to traveling along the Erie Canal through New York's wine country.
Create Summer Excitement with a Ticket to Ride
Region: All Regions
 
Looking for the perfect Summer Getaway? Let New York by Rail liven things up and take you to exciting Upstate destinations and beyond !
Who Knew? Chittenango has a Yellow Brick Road, too -
Region: Central New York
 
Danielle from 'Wanderlust on a Budget' outlines all the cool things you can See and Do in the Historic, Central NY Town of Chittenango.
Welcome to the 'Gorgeous' Falls in Ithaca
Region: The Finger Lakes
 
Enjoy the natural beauty, delicious culinary creations, exciting culture, and collegiate surroundings in one of Upstate's most vibrant communities..
Attention Campers - Get points for Camping at State Parks
Region: All Regions
 
For every dollar spent on campsites & accommodations at one of New York's beautiful State Parks you earn points toward a future stay.
How to have a Fun Time at Beautiful Lake George
Region: The Adirondacks
 
Considering a trip to Lake George? Sage Scott from travelawaits.com outlines ‘The Best Things to Do in Beautiful Lake George’ this Summer.
Six Great Places to go Kayaking in the Finger Lakes
Region: The Finger Lakes
 
Per Ithaca.com, the Finger Lakes Land Trust, and photo by Darin Harrison, there are several awesome places to Go Kayaking in the Finger Lakes.
New Website offers a MAP of Lake Ontario Boat launches
Region: Thousand Islands
 
The Lake Ontario Sportfishing Promotion Council has launched a new website and Instagram account to promote Lake Ontario as a premier fishing destination.
Read about 23 of the 'Best Campgrounds' in NY State
Region: All Regions
 
The 'VacationIdea' website reviewed 23 Campgrounds across NY State, some with full amenities and some where 'roughing it' brings you closer to nature.
Enjoy 25 Cool Attractions in the Catskills
Region: The Catskills
 
Vacation Idea Magazine showcases 25 of the Better as well as Lesser known Things to See and Do in the Catskills this Summer.
The Scenic Adirondack Railway is Running Once Again
Region: The Adirondacks
 
July, 2021 - The Utica to Thendra line and Beer & Wine Train will be running by mid-Summer, and Polar Express is expected this Fall.
Approval for the Lake Ontario Marine Sanctuary Moves Ahead
Region: Thousand Islands
 
The Approval Process for the 1,700 sq. mile Eastern Lake Ontario National Marine Sanctuary continues to move forward during 2021 ..
Go on a Unique Road Trip in the Hudson Valley
Region: Hudson Valley
 
Follow the 'Wine Traveler' and Jamie Elizabeth Metzgar as they find 22 Fun Things to Do in the Mountain Towns of the Hudson Valley.
Vacation like a Rockefeller in the Adirondacks
Region: The Adirondacks
 
Afar Magazine takes you to Former Vacation Homes of the Vanderbilts and Rockefellers that are now Open to the Public.
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Region: All Regions
 
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July 15, 2021 to August 17, 2021
Glimmerglass Festival
Location: Cooperstown, NY
 
July 30, 2021
Rochester International Jazz Festival
Location: Rochester, NY
 
August 6, 2021 to August 8, 2021
Antique Boat Show & Auction
Location: Clayton, NY
 

 
 
 
  
 
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Tour resplendent Boldt Castle in the Thousand Islands
Thousand Islands
Explore Tour resplendent Boldt Castle in the Thousand Islands Using Our Interactive Map
Take a refreshing boat ride to historic Boldt Castle, and Tour one of New York's most famous Attractions ..
Experience the Mesmerizing Waterfalls at Watkins Glen
The Finger Lakes
Explore Experience the Mesmerizing Waterfalls at Watkins Glen Using Our Interactive Map
Watkins Glen State Park is filled with trails that overlook, wind over and pass under mesmerizing waterfalls.
Wow !! The New York State Fair is really HAPPENING in 2021 !!
Central New York
Explore Wow !! The New York State Fair is really HAPPENING in 2021 !! Using Our Interactive Map
Aug. 20 – Sept. 6, 2021: Get ready for the Biggest Fair Ever at this celebration of exciting entertainment, food & FUN!
Discover an American first at the Cayuga Wine Trail
The Finger Lakes
Explore Discover an American first at the Cayuga Wine Trail Using Our Interactive Map
Established in 1983, the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail is America’s longest running wine trail in the country.
See a lighthouse at the H Lee White Maritime Museum
Thousand Islands
Explore See a lighthouse at the H Lee White Maritime Museum  Using Our Interactive Map
Tour the Museum and famous LT-5 tugboat then take a boat ride out to Oswego's historic lighthouse.
Ride the NEW electric Maid of the Mist at Niagara Falls
Niagara-Western NY
Explore Ride the NEW electric Maid of the Mist at Niagara Falls Using Our Interactive Map
Experience the Power and Beauty of Niagara Falls up close as you ride aboard the NEW Maid of the Mist.
Bike, Hike & Walk the NEW Empire State Trail
All Regions
Explore Bike, Hike & Walk the NEW Empire State Trail Using Our Interactive Map
Spanning 750-miles from NYC to Canada, the multi-use Empire State Trail is ideal for cyclists, hikers, and runners.
Get a tour of the Erie Canal on board the Colonial Belle
The Finger Lakes
Explore Get a tour of the Erie Canal on board the Colonial Belle Using Our Interactive Map
Visit Fairport and hop aboard the Colonial Belle, the largest tour boat operating on the historic Erie Canal.
It's Hands-on at the Corning Museum of Glass
The Finger Lakes
Explore It's Hands-on at the Corning Museum of Glass  Using Our Interactive Map
Head to Ithaca and see a live demonstration of glass blowing at the Corning Museum of Glass.
Prospect for Diamonds at Herkimer Diamond Mines
Central New York
Explore Prospect for Diamonds at Herkimer Diamond Mines Using Our Interactive Map
Go prospecting for your very own world-famous Herkimer Diamond which was faceted by nature half a billion years ago.
Enjoy a Thrilling Run through the spectacular Hudson River Gorge
The Adirondacks
Explore Enjoy a Thrilling Run through the spectacular Hudson River Gorge Using Our Interactive Map
WOW !! The Adirondac Rafting Co. offers 16 miles of whitewater rafting from spring through summer.
Find a Prehistoric Mastodon at The New York State Museum
Capital-Saratoga
Explore Find a Prehistoric Mastodon at The New York State Museum Using Our Interactive Map
Albany's New York State Museum is a Fun Place to Visit and a Major Center for art, science, human and natural history.
Explore the Natural Wonders at Chautauqua's Panama Rocks
Chautauqua-Allegany
Explore Explore the Natural Wonders at Chautauqua's Panama Rocks Using Our Interactive Map
Explore an enchanting world of towering rocks, deep crevices and small caves just 15 miles from Chautauqua Lake!
Take the Walkway Over the Hudson in Poughkeepsie
Hudson Valley
Explore Take the Walkway Over the Hudson in Poughkeepsie Using Our Interactive Map
See sweeping views of the Hudson Valley and river below the longest elevated pedestrian bridge in the World..
Catch the BIG ONE with Cannonball Runner
Thousand Islands
Explore Catch the BIG ONE with Cannonball Runner Using Our Interactive Map
Climb aboard Oswego's Cannonball Runner to fish for Great Lake salmon, trout, steelhead & walleye.
Express your Freedom at Hunter Mountain's New York Zipline
The Catskills
Explore Express your Freedom at Hunter Mountain's New York Zipline Using Our Interactive Map
Ride the highest, fastest, and longest zipline canopy tour in North America and the second largest zipline in the world.
Visit the Antique Boat Museum in Clayton, NY
Thousand Islands
Explore Visit the Antique Boat Museum in Clayton, NY Using Our Interactive Map
Walk around more than 300 unique and beautifully-preserved boats and thousands of boating artifacts.
Pedal the Catskill Rails with Rail Explorers USA
The Catskills
Explore Pedal the Catskill Rails with Rail Explorers USA Using Our Interactive Map
Experience the wonders of the historic Ulster & Delaware Railroad as you pedal alongside the Esopus Creek.
Hit the Beach at Fair Haven State Park
The Finger Lakes
Explore Hit the Beach at Fair Haven State Park Using Our Interactive Map
Located minutes from Fair Haven, Fair Haven Beach State Park has one of the finest public lakefronts in Upstate NY.
For a FUN time, visit the Rivers Casino at Mohawk Harbor
Capital-Saratoga
Explore For a FUN time, visit the Rivers Casino at Mohawk Harbor Using Our Interactive Map
The Rivers casino features up to 1,150 slot machines, gaming tables, exciting entertainment and restaurants.
See Buffalo by Pedal Tours, Boats and Bikes
Niagara-Western NY
Explore See Buffalo by Pedal Tours, Boats and Bikes Using Our Interactive Map
Pedal Tours depart from two locations, downtown Buffalo and Canalside, while boat tours leave from River Works.
Browse one of the Best Farmers' Markets in NY State
The Catskills
Explore Browse one of the Best Farmers' Markets in NY State Using Our Interactive Map
The Hudson Farmers’ Market is open at two locations and boasts fresh seasonal vegetables, meats, fruits and more ..
 
  
 
 
                        

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