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Blog Guest: Mike Garrasi from Music Man Entertainment

Energy and excitement oozed from Mike Garrasi over the phone.  He is the sole owner of Music Man Entertainment and clearly loves what he does.  Mike is this week’s blog guest vendor and here are his thoughts on providing DJ services to weddings: What makes a great wedding DJ? Somebody fun, exciting and motivational who brings the life of the party to the party! Describe your style: My style is fun, classy, cool, exciting, energetic,…

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Featured Blog Guest: Cake by Alissa

Today we begin our weekly highlight of the many wonderful vendors we work with and recommend to our wedding couples.  Our featured blog guest this week is Alissa Woods.  She has owned Cake by Alissa in Schuylerville for 5 years and prior to that was the Pastry Chef at Putnam Market for 8 years.  Her degree is in Baking & Pastry Arts from Paul Smith’s.  Here’s what she had to say about her business and…

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5 Reasons to Visit Saratoga in Fall

1. Apples.  Pick local apples, eat cider donuts and drink fresh pressed cider: http://www.saratoga.com/fall/apple-picking.cfm 2.  Pumpkins. Visit local pumpkin patches, make your way through corn mazes & go on a hayride: http://www.saratoga.com/fall/attractions.cfm 3. Fall Festivals.  From balloon festivals to Irish festivals, there’s something for everyone: http://www.saratoga.com/tag/event/saratoga-fall/ 4.  Fall Foliage. Whether you hike, ride a gondola or drive there’s plenty of beautiful colors to see. http://www.saratoga.com/fall/foliage-leaf-peeping/ 5.  Longfellows! Reserve our Autumn Getaway package and come relax…

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Summer Kayaking in Saratoga

SUMMER KAYAK PACKAGE         EXPLORE Saratoga Lake on kayaks or paddleboards                RELAX in one of our luxurious rooms                      ENJOY lunch for two at Lake Local  Packages are available Sunday-Wednesday Starting at $355 for overnight accommodations for two, including $50 voucher for 1-hour kayak for two plus lunch for two at http://www.lakelocalsaratoga.com/ To make your reservation, call 518-587-0108 OR visit http://www.longfellows.com Helpful links: http://www.saratoga.com/adventures/2008/10/touring-kayakers-checklist.html http://www.saratoga.com/adventures/kayak-touring/

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August in Saratoga

AUGUST IN SARATOGA OFF THE BEATEN TRACK Unwind in one of upstate New York’s best summer towns! You can golf, bike, kayak and walk while in our beautiful town. Saratoga National Golf Course is next door to us; Yaddo Gardens is within a mile; Tang Museum at Skidmore College, Bike Tours at Saratoga National Historic Park and Saratoga Lake are all close by. We offer free shuttle service if you prefer not to drive! Looking…

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Romance

two glasses of champagne

  Previous guest GMM wrote, “We ordered the romance package and weren’t disappointed. Wonderful champagne, chocolates and cookies in our room upon arrival. The loft suite was wonderful. The bed was extremely comfortable and the bathroom very large and well appointed with both a huge shower and lovely jetted tub. The view of the woods was very calming.”       Mid-Week Couples Getaway Perfect retreat for two to relax, recharge & getaway! Available Sundays-Wednesdays…

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Top 10 Saratoga Destinations

Saratoga Springs is located in the foothills of the glorious Adirondack Mountains.  There are so many options to explore in our area.  Here are some of our favorites! Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC)-outdoor venue for concerts, NYC Ballet, Philadelphia Orchestra, Fall Food & Wine Festival and more!  http://www.spac.org/ Saratoga National Golf Course-http://www.golfsaratoga.com/ Saratoga Art District-located on Beekman Street housing several artisans and galleries.  http://www.saratogaartdistrict.com/ Saratoga Race Track-Opening day is July 22!  Feel the excitement of…

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Off to the Races!

two horses racing down final stretch at saratoga race track

Horse racing has started and Saratoga is the place to be in August! Come join the excitement! Longfellows is located close to the track and we even provide shuttle service!   Book your room now at http://www.longfellows.com/hotel/rooms-rates/ or call us at 518-587-0108. We offer queen suites, king lofts, in-room jet tubs and complimentary breakfast! Below are some helpful links for planning your trip to the track.   https://www.nyra.com/saratoga/ http://www.saratogaracetrack.com/about/ http://www.saratogaracetrack.com/faq/ http://www.saratogaracetrack.com/schedule/    

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Our Guests Say It Best!

  Why stay at Longfellows Hotel?                             See what our guests have to say! John R.,” …everyone involved just going the extra mile for you, with extraordinary friendliness, and everyone doing anything they can to make your weekend perfect…” From Victoria C.,” Our massages were great. Our dinner was out of this world.” Krissy C. really enjoyed her stay!, “24/7 coffee & fruit in room off lobby was delicious. Room keys…

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