Wanderlust Wednesday: 6 Trips to Take This Weekend Near NYC

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Wanderlust Wednesday

6 Trips to Take This Weekend Near NYC
February 20-22, 2015

Go snowshoeing in the Hudson Valley

1. Walking in a winter wonderland 

Join Discover Outdoors on Sunday for an all-inclusive snowshoeing adventure in the beautiful Minnewaska State Park Preserve.

Get dolled up for this Oscar party

3. Watch the Oscars at this awesome bar

Your orders are to “Drink bubbly, wear a ball gown, fill out a ballot, and eat a taco” this Sunday at 7pm at The Sycamore Bar + Flowershop in Flatbush.

Escape to the Catskills

5. Get cozy in the Catskills

Book a room (from $125/night) at the adorable Graham & Co, ski at nearby Hunter Mountain, eat at Phoenicia Diner.

Attend Long Island Winterfest

2. No winter blues, just wine and jazz  

The six-week music fest Live on the Vine kicks off this weekend at 19 venues across the North Fork of Long Island.

The Newport Winter Festival is worth the trip

4. Plan a snowy seaside retreat in Rhode Island

Kick up your hoofs and have fun with the family at the 27th annual Newport Winter Festival, one of offMetro’s 10 favorite winter festivities of 2015

Relax at Cranwell Resort in Lenox

6. Discover the Berkshires on a Budget

An easy, car-free escape to the luxurious 380-acre Cranwell Resort is just what you need this weekend. (Don’t be fooled by the fancy photo; winter means plenty of affordable packages, from skiing to spa-ing.)

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