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  • Read: Air Show Returns to Pinnacle of Manned Aviation: Kennedy Space Center
    July 8, 2008

    Air Show Returns to Pinnacle of Manned Aviation: Kennedy Space Center

    Framed by the backdrop of famous launch facilities, aerospace, aviation and astronauts will take to the skies for the second annual Space & Air Show at Kennedy Space Center featuring the Blue Angels November 8-9, 2008. On the heels of the successful U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds performance of 2007, the 2008 show will include an expanded roster of aviation stars. Newly announced aerobatic acts scheduled to perform include Mike Goulian, sponsored by Castrol Oil and the Air Force Reserve Biplane Show. Also performing are the U.S. Navy Super Hornet Demo Team, the 920th Rescue Wing, U.S. Navy F/A-18 Super Hornet, the F-16 Viper East Demonstration and the A-10 Warthog.
  • Read: Last Man on the Moon to Land in Buffalo, N.Y., to Celebrate Earth Day 2008
    April 18, 2008

    Last Man on the Moon to Land in Buffalo, N.Y., to Celebrate Earth Day 2008

    “As I was climbing the stairs to re-enter the module, I turned back around to see my footprints. And there was the Earth in all of its splendor and all of its beauty. All I could think was, ‘I don’t know what this means.’” -Gene Cernan remembering Apollo 17
  • Read: A Mother’s Day Feast Fit for a Queen
    April 9, 2008

    A Mother’s Day Feast Fit for a Queen

    Your mother will feel like royalty as she enjoys breathtaking views of Lake Erie while indulging in a sumptuous Mother’s Day Buffet at The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake on May 11, 2008. Offered in the resort’s Horizons Restaurant, the Mother’s Day Buffet will be available for all members of the family to enjoy from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Read: Space Shuttle Astronauts to Join Prestigious U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame
    April 9, 2008

    Space Shuttle Astronauts to Join Prestigious U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame

    The seventh group of Space Shuttle astronauts has been named to the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame. Veteran Space Shuttle Astronauts John E. Blaha, Robert D. Cabana, Bryan D. O’Connor and Loren J. Shriver will join an elite group of American space heroes as they are inducted into the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame®. Earlier inductees represent the Mercury, Gemini, Apollo, Skylab and Apollo-Soyuz programs. They will join the ranks of legendary space pioneers like Neil Armstrong, John Glenn, Alan Shepard, Sally Ride and John Young. The public ceremony at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex will be held Saturday, May 3 at 3:00 p.m.
  • Read: Remembrance Service to Mark 5th Anniversary of Columbia
    January 11, 2008

    Remembrance Service to Mark 5th Anniversary of Columbia

    On Friday, February 1, 2008, at 10:00 a.m., The Astronauts Memorial Foundation (AMF) will conduct a ceremony to honor the crew of Space Shuttle Columbia STS-107 on the 5th anniversary of the Columbia accident.The Astronauts Memorial Foundation honors and memorializes all astronauts who have sacrificed their lives for the nation and the space program.The ceremony will be held at the Space Mirror Memorial at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex.
  • Read: New Catering Experiences At The 2008 Australian Open
    January 10, 2008

    New Catering Experiences At The 2008 Australian Open

    Delaware North Companies Australia will provide two new catering experiences at the 2008 Australian Open Grand Slam Tennis Championship.
  • Read: Delaware North Companies Chefs from Across United States Preparing Art Museum’s Exclusive Fund-Raising Dinner
    November 13, 2007

    Delaware North Companies Chefs from Across United States Preparing Art Museum’s Exclusive Fund-Raising Dinner

    Ten Delaware North Companies chefs from across the United States are set to prepare an elegant Italian-themed gala dinner for 160 guests on Nov. 17 when the Albright-Knox Art Gallery honors contemporary art collector Giuseppe Panza di Biumo.
  • Read: Fall Concert Series Launches with ?Kansas? at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
    October 17, 2007

    Fall Concert Series Launches with ?Kansas? at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

    The stars will be shining at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex as the first ever Fall Concert Series debuts Saturday, November 10.With the iconic Rocket Garden as the backdrop, the live, festival style outdoor concert will happen every Saturday at 4:00 p.m. for four weeks, November 10, 17, 24 and December 1 as part of NASA’s 50th anniversary celebration.
  • Read: National Comedians Coming to Vapor
    September 24, 2007

    National Comedians Coming to Vapor

    Humor with a twist! Saratoga Gaming and Raceway’s comedy series presents a wide variety of comics at Vapor this fall. Ranging from cranky to cool, all are hilarious and all are appearing on Thursdays in Vapor. Bob Wolf, of PYX 106’s “Wakin Up with the Wolf” will host the shows.
  • Read: World Space Expo at Kennedy Space Center Celebrates 50 Years in Space
    September 7, 2007

    World Space Expo at Kennedy Space Center Celebrates 50 Years in Space

    Kennedy Space Center plays host to the inaugural World Space Expo, celebrating NASA’s 50 years in space exploration. World Space Expo will take place from Thursday, November 1, 2007 through Sunday, November 4, 2007 at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex east of Orlando, Florida.