As the home of one of the most dynamic cities in the world, New York is an exciting destination teeming with urban energy and unique opportunities. However, the state is home to more than the bustling metropolis of New York City; New York is filled with stunning lakes, beautiful sandy beaches, lazy rivers and challenging mountains. Visitors and residents alike will enjoy a cornucopia of events, festivals, museums and more.
- Name of location New York, NY
Founded in 2002, the mission of this international film festival is two-fold. First, the festival provides a platform for new and veteran filmmakers to reach hundreds of thousands of film goers. Second, the event showcases New York City as an outstanding filmmaking venue and brings tremendous revenues into the economy here.
- Name of location Albany, NY
April showers bring May flowers to Washington Park in Albany. Every year, a hundred thousand tulip bulbs are in bloom for this colorful two day event. Music, crafts, children's activities, and tasty treats line the street. The Tulip Queen and her Court are crowned, and the Mother of the Year is honored.
- Name of location Rochester, NY
This 10-day family friendly event features activities such as a lilac parade, arts and crafts show and a 5K and 10K run. Held each May in Highland Park, the festivities also include a Wine and Chocolate Tasting as well as a Beer Garden.