Hotels that achieve the prestigious Platinum Award represent the top 3% of hotels within each Choice brand. The awards are based on a ranking system that measures guest satisfaction, product quality, room condition and cleanliness, and staff service. These properties have a proven track record of providing exceptional guest service and facilities.
Supports Green Practices
"Supports Green Initiatives" designates a hotel's participation in an optional environmental program that includes the use of energy-efficient lighting, guestroom towel/linen re-use, and on-premise recycling. "Supports Green Initiatives" does not represent an official certification of any kind.
South Carolina-born, Philadelphia-raised Chubby Checker is one of American R&B's greatest artists. Known for his 1960 inimitable hit and its accompanying dance "The Twist," Checker immediately became a fixture of American musical history. Checker has continued to record and tour frequently into his older age, even promoting his own brand of steak and beef jerky. "The Twist" remains the Billboard's biggest chart hit of all time.
Historic Ithaca's State TheatreJune 05, 2015 8:00 PM
107 West State Street Ithaca
Ithaca, NY 14850
George "Buddy" Guy is a guitarist and singer from Lettsworth, Louisiana, who was born in 1936. He taught himself how to play guitar using a diddley bow that he had made himself. His career began in the early 1950s and his first album was released in 1965. Guy took advantage of his inherent talent and unique style and went on to compose songs that would crown him one of the best guitarists of all times.