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If you can not view this html email click here GREAT GETAWAY ALERT! Quick Local Getaways within 500 miles! Girls Just Wanna Have Fun! Dear EscapeMakers — Women Only Weekends are the perfect opportunity to escape from all of your day-to-day rituals. Grab your friends, sisters, or daughters and explore all of the amazing things that Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes has to offer like savory wineries, delicious dining, and fantastic shopping. Let them…

If you can not view this html email click here Dear EscapeMakers – Visit us starting this Thursday, March 31st! We’re opening the first ever pop up shop within the historic Fulton Stall Market at the South Street Seaport dedicated to local farm, winery and brewery getaways! Presented by Amtrak, the EscapeMaker Pop Up Shop located inside the Fulton Stall Market on 207A Front Street, will be open to the public Thursdays and Fridays (12:00pm-6:00pm)…

If you can not view this html email click here   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NEW YORK, NY March 22, 2016 ESCAPEMAKER OPENS AGRITOURISM POP UP SHOP AT THE SOUTH STREET SEAPORT EscapeMaker.com, NYC’s guide since 2000 to local getaways, opens the first ever pop up shop dedicated to local farm, winery and brewery getaways, running March 31st-April 24th within the historic Fulton Stall Market at the South Street Seaport. Presented by Amtrak, the EscapeMaker Pop…

If you can not view this html email click here Dear EscapeMakers — Got a sweet tooth? BYOW (Bring your own waffles)! Join us for our first event of the season, "Maple Fest" at the Union Square Greenmarket on Friday, March 18th from 10am-4pm! Free samples, maple tapping demos, maple dipping bar, maple flavored products, candy, sugar-on-snow, yogurt, craft beer, turkey and candy! i 1-2 HOURS FROM NYC Westchester County is a food lover’s paradise…

If you can not view this html email click here Dear EscapeMakers — early Spring ski vacations mean great adventures at affordable deals. See below for escapes ideas off Amtrak’s routes in Connecticut, Massachusetts and Vermont! Plus, now you can get 20% off with the VisitVermont discount! ———————————————————— WINTER TOUR Staying near Killington, VT? While the rest of the family skis, don’t just sit around! Take some time to see the real winter beauty of…

Beginning this Spring, EscapeMaker.com, who is celebrating their 15-year anniversary as NYC’s guide to local getaways and farm escapes, will expand its partnership formally with Greenmarket, a Program of GrowNYC. EscapeMaker will not only educate shoppers about agritourism-themed activities, local vacations and weekend getaways to wineries and craft breweries, but also promote farmers already selling in Greenmarket. Drawing a 250-mile travel radius around New York City from New England to the Mid-Atlantic States, EscapeMaker offers getaway…

If you can not view this html email click here GREAT GETAWAY ALERT! Quick Local Getaways within 500 miles! Superb Wines & Unbeatable Brews Dear EscapeMakers — This time of year is always cold and gray, so why not warm up with some of the most unbeatable brews and superb wines Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes has to offer. Visit their breweries and wineries for an exceptional experience. Enjoy award winning wines from some…

If you can not view this html email click here GREAT GETAWAY ALERT! Quick Local Getaways within 500 miles! Winter Fun in the Finger Lakes Dear EscapeMakers — There comes a point every year where the cold gets you down and you’re looking for something to do. Cure your Winter Blues where you’ll receive a warm welcome. All of the same fun and experiences without any crowds or long lines makes Winter the perfect time…

If you can not view this html email click here GETAWAY ALERT! NEW TRAIL TO FOLLOW! EXPLORE THE HAUNTED HISTORY TRAIL OF NEW YORK STATE IF YOU DARE! Dear Escapemakers – experience over 60 haunted inns, restaurants, museums, public spaces, ghost tours and more across 400 miles of New York State. You can explore the trail by the regions you would like to visit, or by the experiences you would like to seek out. To…