LEARN HOW TO TRAVEL AND SAVE MONEY ON FUEL COSTS AT GREEN GETAWAYS, LOCAL FOOD & TRAVEL EXPO APRIL 30th – I LOVE NY® to Announce Greenest NYer
WHAT: “EscapeMaker.com’s Green Getaways, Local Food & Travel Expo” will feature over 60 eco-friendly destinations and lodgings from Vermont to Virginia accessible by public transportation, plus chocolate, cheese, wine and local food samples. http://www.escapemaker.com/travelexpo
I LOVE NY® will announce winner of the 2011 Greenest NYer contest http://www.escapemaker.com/ilovenygreen at a special continental breakfast press conference.
Expo exhibitors include weekend getaway destinations, local farms, green resorts and bed & breakfasts, within a day’s drive or train ride of New York City; sustainability workshops, farmer’s market with products from 20 local farms, wineries, and regional food producers, live music, a scavenger hunt and a 300lb fake milkable cow named "Dutchess". Over 50 getaway prizes will be awarded.
WHEN: Saturday, April 30, 2011
10:30 am – PRESS EVENT: I LOVE NY® announcement of Greenest NYer. Continental Breakfast sponsored by Red Jacket Orchards and 5th Avenue Business Improvement District.
11 am to 5 pm; Expo open to the public.
WHERE: Skylight One Hanson, 1 Hanson Place, (former Williamsburg Savings Bank Tower),
off Flatbush Avenue in Brooklyn. Take 2/3/4/5/M/N/R/B/D/Q trains to Atlantic Avenue. Venue across street.
RSVP: For press passes, contact Gail M. Donovan, P: 718-399-2122, C: 917-301-5706, email@example.com
WHO: EscapeMaker.com, a guide to local getaways around New York City since 2000. http://www.escapemaker.com/travelexpo