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Central New York region receives two Tourism Excellence Awards from New York State Travel Industry Association

Exciting things are happening in the Central New York (CNY) vacation region! Last week, CNY received two Tourism Excellence Awards at the New York State Industry Association (NYSTIA) Annual Meeting...

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Frank Barrows Moving to Philadelphia with NPS

Superintendent of Fort Stanwix National Monument Frank Barrows is stepping down. Calling the move a “difficult decision,” Barrows said he would be leaving his post by the year’s end.

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Cultural Showcase at Fort Stanwix

Rome, NY —  On Saturday, September 22, a Cultural Showcase will take place at Fort Stanwix National Monument.

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Kids Oneida and Utica Children’s Museum Holding Block Party this Thursday

A Neighborhood Block Party will be held this Thursday, August 16th from 2:00-7:00pm on Main Street between Kids Oneida and the Utica Children’s Museum.

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Visitor Spending Tops $1.5 Billion in Oneida County in 2017

A recent study released by Empire State Development and the I Love NY; Division of Travel & Tourism reports that visitor spending in Oneida County increased by 5.

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Governor Cuomo Announces Success of 2018 Adirondack Challenge

Sixth Annual Event Promotes North Country Tourism, Supporting Statewide Industry that Generated a Record $67.

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Haunted History Trail of NYS Wins 2018 PRism Award

For Immediate Release: June 19, 2018 Media Contact: Sarah Blackwell Office: 585-394-0787 x4 Cell: 315-225-0256 Haunted History Trail of New York State Wins 2018 PRism AwardStatewide paranormal trail receives recognition at Rochester-based PRSA award ceremony  Batavia, N....

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Tourism to Fort Stanwix creates $7.2 million in Economic Benefits

Rome, NY – A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 106,936 visitors to Fort Stanwix National Monument in 2017 spent $5,743,600 in communities near the park.

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Two Local Breweries Receive Awards and Recognition

Recently, Utica beer has been recognized nationally and across the state as award winning, unique, and exceptional examples of craft beer! In order to rank beers, judges often participate in...

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Turning Stone Earns Golf Digest’s 2018 Editors’ Choice Award for Best Golf Resort in the Americas for the Northeast/New England Region

The awards keep rolling in for Turning Stone - this time for its extensive golf offerings.

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