There are a number of great annual festivals and events throughout the Finger Lakes every year. Finger Lakes events showcase the rich character of our communities year-round.
The Finger Lakes are best known for the wine produced in this region and there is a festival to celebrate just that. The Finger Lakes Wine Festival held at Watkins Glen International is one of the largest wine festivals in the country.
GlassFest in Corning celebrates the long history of glass and glassmaking in Corning, with many events held in Corning’s Gaffer District and at the Corning Museum of Glass. Looking for out of the box unique celebrations of music, art, and more? Don’t miss the Rochester Fringe Festival celebrating the not so mainstream art of the ‘fringes’. More music abounds at the Geneva Music Festival with music and the arts taking place with celebrations around the Finger Lakes in various towns and communities.
Look below to find the biggest, annual events in the Finger Lakes that pique your interest and give you the flavor of what the region has to offer!