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The Joy of Cooking with Craft Beer in New York’s Brew Central

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Central New York state brands itself as America’s Craft Brew Destination and that designation applies to its pints as well as its plates. What some consider a culinary novelty, Brew […]

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Five Tips for Your Next U-Pick Trip in Central New York

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Families love harvest season in Central New York. Young and old alike swarm to orchards, flock to farmers markets and savor seasonal fare at locavore restaurants come fall. It’s a […]

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Five Farmers Markets to Get Your Local Food Fix Year Round

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We all love going to the farmers market in the summer to get fresh produce and other baked goods, but what about in the winter? We know the cold temperatures […]

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It’s Showtime in Central New York at These Key Venues

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A dazzling array of performing and visual art attractions across Central New York is what sculpts the region into the cultural hub of upstate that it is today. The region’s […]

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The Great Waterways of Central New York

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With one truly great lake, another body tied to American lore and an unrivaled Adirondack fishery, Central New York is arguably the heart of water recreation in the state. Anglers, […]

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There’s Always Time for Late Summer Fun in Central New York

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We like to think the sun never sets on summer. But, between the unofficial bookends of Memorial to Labor Day, summertime seems to fly by. Although the dog days will […]

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Central New York Has a Community for Every Couple This Winter

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Despite our reputation for tough winters, Central New York can be one of the best places to visit during the colder months with a significant other. As the temperature starts […]

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8 Great Places to Spy Wildlife in Central New York

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The deep roots in brew, agriculture and American history make Central New York state more than a destination. The burgeoning craft beverage scene, hardy farm-to-table movement and mile after mile […]

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Central New York Makes a Great Multi-Day Destination for Snowmobile Trips

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Whether you get your snowmobiles here by trailers or trail, New York state and its 10,500 miles of maintained trails make up a great multi-day snowmobile trip for riders who […]

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Four Fall Road and Mountain Bike Rides in Central New York

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Whether you prefer relaxed road routes or challenging trails, any cyclist can find the perfect place to pedal in Central New York. The beautiful autumnal views of the region are […]

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