Fort Edward, NY (PRWEB) September 16, 2011
Scenic fall foliage, romantic weekends, local foods and cultural attractions highlight the new fall getaway packages being offered in Washington County, New York. Located where the Hudson River Valley meets the mighty Adirondacks, Washington County features scenic country roads, farms, covered bridges, museums and charming towns and villages to explore.
The Fall Foliage Weekend Package includes overnight lodging for two, a daily breakfast, a bottle of locally-produced Slyboro Hard Cider and driving tour suggestions for visitors to take in the fall colors throughout the county. Visitors can add some romance to their package with a spectacular hot air balloon ride taking in a birds eye view of the vibrant landscape in full foliage. Additional package options include golf, performing arts and dining.
The Fall Foliage, Arts and History Package shows off Washington County’s cultural side and includes overnight lodging for two, a bottle of locally-produced Slyboro Hard Cider, and tickets to a performance of choice. Spend the day exploring the deep history abundant in Washington County and the evening at a performance in an old barn, opera house, church, bridge or city hall. Visitors interested in the art offerings of Washington County can learn more at http://www.washingtonnycounty.com/arts/performing.php.
The Southern Adirondack Fiber Festival Package showcases one of the area’s signature fall events. It will be held on September 24th and 25th at the Washington County Fairgrounds in Greenwich. The event features over 120 vendors, demonstrations, animals and finished fiber products. More information on this event package is available at http://www.washingtonnycounty.com/Packages/index.html.
Also, the Landscapes for Landsakes Package is a great way to experience this art event, to be held October 8th through the 10th. This 10th anniversary art exhibition features the work of over 30 artists and a special 10th anniversary legacy exhibit of 31 additional artists. The package includes overnight lodging for two, breakfast daily, a bottle of locally-sourced Slyboro Hard Cider and admission for two to the event.
The Fall Covered Bridges Package highlights Washington County’s four scenic bridges and the scenic roads along the way. The package includes overnight accommodations for two, breakfast daily, a complimentary map of the bridges and a bottle of locally-sourced Slyboro hard cider. An illustrated book about the history of the bridges is available for an additional fee.
Three trout fishing packages area also being offered, including a Fall Trout Fishing Package, a Beginner’s Trout Fishing Package and a Women’s Fly Fishing Package. Complete fly fishing package details are available at http://www.washingtonnycounty.com.
To learn more about Washington County, New York’s weekend getaway opportunities and vacation packages offered, please visit http://www.washingtonnycounty.com.
About Washington County, New York
Uniquely located where the Hudson River Valley meets both the Southern Adirondacks and the Green Mountains of Vermont, scenic Washington County offers visitors charming country roads, covered bridges, agri-tourism and farm experiences, local artisans and cultural activities, charming boutiques for shopping and so much more. Visitors can learn more about Washington County at http://www.washingtonnycounty.com.