August 2007
Quick Local Getaways within 500 miles!
In This Issue:
Catskills, NY
Dutchess County Fair
   Getaway Special: Tarrytown House

Packages: Catskills, NY

Dear EscapeMakers,

Escape to Greene County in the Great Northern Catskills of New York ­ less driving and more time for your favorite passion!

Great Greene Getaway Packages start at just $90!

Choose from family and golf packages, girlfriends’ getaways, geocaching for adventure seekers, wine tastings and even a horseback riding tutorial!

Go to and click on "Greene County Hotel Packages" link for details and other fun things to see and do!

Events: Dutchess County Fair

It’s time again for family fun activities, displays & entertainment!

The Dutchess County Fair
opens Tuesday, August 21st and runs through Sunday, August 26th at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds, Route 9 in Rhinebeck!

For one week the fairgrounds is home to thousands of farm animals, agricultural exhibits and horticultural displays. Enjoy 100 commercial exhibits, arts & crafts and the county’s bounty at the farm market.

Admission is $12, children under 11 admitted free; parking is free. See for package with shuttle from train stations. See – online discounted ticket sales, or call (845) 876-4001.

Getaway Special: Tarrytown House

Experience the perfect weekend getaway at the charming Tarrytown House, located just 25 miles from Midtown Manhattan in New York’s exclusive Westchester County!

EscapeMaker Special available during weekends through September 23, 2007. Rate also includes breakfast for two!

Rates from just $139!
(Special subject to availability, additional person
charges will apply.)

• Our mascot "Mr. Furley" got honorable mention for most "Tail Wagging Tale" in the Brooklyn Industries Top Dog Contest! will be launching a YouTube Travel Video Contest in the Fall! The winner will receive a Free Weekend Getaway! Get those cameras rolling on your next getaway and stay tuned for more details!

ny by rail, amtrak The 2007-2008 New York by Rail has hit the stands with over 175,000 copies circulating in Amtrak stations and trains!

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