Finger Lakes Events - Festivities for Every Season!

Finger Lakes Events - Festivities for Every Season!

There is no such thing as out of season in the Finger Lakes. Whether leaves are changing, snow is falling, buds are blooming, or the warm sun is sparkling on the lakes, there are glasses being raised in celebration all over the region--and Finger Lakes festivities for everyone in the family!

 

May 2015 Events

Ithaca Farmer's Market
Steamboat Landing, Ithaca, 
Saturdays, 9:00 AM-3:00 PM, Sundays, 10:00 AM- 3:00 PM 
Tuesdays in DeWitt Park, Ithaca, 9:00 AM-2:00 PM

A must-visit in Ithaca!!  Don't miss the Ithaca's Farmer's Market and the community of vendors who bring this pavillion to life!  Browse stalls of homegrown Finger Lakes goodness, from vegetables to regional wine, arts, crafts, and local musicians.   Pick up your weekly groceries, or stop by for breakfast or lunch as you take in the gorgeous views from the Cayuga Lake inlet.  The Farmers Market offers five weekly markets during the growing season, in three differents locations.  See Ithaca Farmer's Market Hours and Locations for details.

MAY 21-24, 2015
6th Annual GlassFest 
Corning, New York

A four-day celebration of glass and the fine arts in American's Crystal City, offering children's activities, educational programs, live music and entertainment, wine and beer tastings, world-class dining, shopping, and a fabulous fireworks display!


June 2015 Events

Ithaca Farmer's Market
Steamboat Landing, Ithaca, 
Saturdays, 9:00 AM-3:00 PM, Sundays, 10:00 AM- 3:00 PM 
Tuesdays in DeWitt Park, Ithaca, 9:00 AM-2:00 PM

A must-visit in Ithaca!!  Don't miss the Ithaca's Farmer's Market and the community of vendors who bring this pavillion to life!  Browse stalls of homegrown Finger Lakes goodness, from vegetables to regional wine, arts, crafts, and local musicians.   Pick up your weekly groceries, or stop by for breakfast or lunch as you take in the gorgeous views from the Cayuga Lake inlet.  The Farmers Market offers five weekly markets during the growing season, in three differents locations.  See Ithaca Farmer's Market Hours and Locations for details.

JUNE 12-14, 2015
Smokin' Summer Kickoff
Seneca Lake Wine Trail

Kick off your summer on the Seneca Lake Wine Trail to celebrate summertime foods paired with fabulous Finger Lakes wines!  Check in at your chosen starting winery to pick up your ticket and gift item, and then continue on a self-guided tour to participating Seneca wineries for a taste of summer in the Finger Lakes!

JUNE 13-14, 2015
14th Annual Barbecue at the Wineries I
Keuka Lake Wine Trail

Get ready for summer as you sample fine Finger Lakes wines paired with delicious barbecue and grilled foods prepared with local sauces, rubs, and marinades.

JUNE 27-28, 2015
14th Annual Barbecue at the Wineries II
Keuka Lake Wine Trail

Another opportunity to celebrate summer's arrival, as you sample fine Finger Lakes wines paired with delicious barbecue and grilled foods prepared with local sauces, rubs, and marinades.

 


July 2015 Events

Ithaca Farmer's Market
Steamboat Landing, Ithaca, 
Saturdays, 9:00 AM-3:00 PM, Sundays, 10:00 AM- 3:00 PM 
Tuesdays in DeWitt Park, Ithaca, 9:00 AM-2:00 PM

A must-visit in Ithaca!!  Don't miss the Ithaca's Farmer's Market and the community of vendors who bring this pavillion to life!  Browse stalls of homegrown Finger Lakes goodness, from vegetables to regional wine, arts, crafts, and local musicians.   Pick up your weekly groceries, or stop by for breakfast or lunch as you take in the gorgeous views from the Cayuga Lake inlet.  The Farmers Market offers five weekly markets during the growing season, in three differents locations.  See Ithaca Farmer's Market Hours and Locations for details.

JULY 10, 11, 12, 2015
Finger Lakes Wine Festival 2015
Watkins Glen, New York

Don't miss the largest showcase of New York State wines served by over 80 wineries and paired with delicious regional cuisine.  Plus, browse local artists, and enjoy live music, culinary classes, cooking demonstrations, and more!

JULY 25, 2015
2015 Finger Lakes Cheese Festival
Sunset View Creamery, 4970 County Rd 14, Odessa, New York

Celebrate and sample the region's artisanal cheese scene and learn about the cheese-making process at the annual Finger Lakes Cheese Festival!  


August 2015 Events


AUGUST 8-9, 2015
Hopsfest 2015
Nedloh Brewing Co.
Bloomfield, New York

Check out the second annual Hopsfest hosted by Nedloh Brewing Co., bringing together regional hops growers, brewers and beer enthusiasts and featuring educational seminars on crafting beer, growing hops, home-brewing, and food pairing.


November 2015 Events


NOVEMBER 20-22, 2015
22nd Annual Holiday Shopping Spree
Cayuga Lake Wine Trail

Embrace your holiday shopping as you browse, taste, sip, and shop at the wineries along the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail!  Get your shopping done, enjoy tastings of fine regional wines paired with holiday-inspired dishes, take home a shopper's discount card, and collect a wine glass, a grapevine wreath, an ornament, and recipes from the wineries along the way.  If you cannot make it to this event, visit during the December 4-6 Holiday Shopping Spree weekend.


NOVEMBER 20-22, 2015
Deck the Halls Weekend
Seneca Lake Wine Trail

Celebrate the season with a fun-filled day on the Seneca Lake Wine Trail, tasting holiday wines paired with festive foods in wineries decked out in their holiday best. Ticket holders will receive a recipe book, a grapevine wreath, and ornaments from each winery along the way. If you cannot make it to this event, purchase tickets for the December 4-6 Deck the Halls Weekend!


December 2015 Events


DECEMBER 4-6, 2015
22nd Annual Holiday Shopping Spree
Cayuga Lake Wine Trail

Embrace your holiday shopping as you browse, taste, sip, and shop at the wineries along the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail!  Get your shopping done, enjoy tastings of fine regional wines paired with holiday-inspired dishes, take home a shopper's discount card, and collect a wine glass, a grapevine wreath, an ornament, and recipes from the wineries along the way. 

DECEMBER 4-6, 2015
Deck the Halls Weekend
Seneca Lake Wine Trail

Celebrate the season with a fun-filled day on the Seneca Lake Wine Trail, tasting holiday wines paired with festive foods in wineries decked out in their holiday best. Ticket holders will receive a recipe book, a grapevine wreath, and ornaments from each winery along the way. 

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