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Hangar Theatre Explores Infinite Possibilities with Nick Payne's CONSTELLATIONS

July 29th, 2016

Ithaca, NY - To close their 42nd season, the Hangar Theatre will present Constellations by Nick Payne from August 4 until 13, 2016. Payne's award-winning play explores the unlikely relationship between a beekeeper and a quantum physicist. It is a story of infinite possibilities exploring how relationships might exist in a parallel universe. Constellations will be directed by Hangar Theatre Lab Company alum Linsay Firman, who is the Director of Play Development at the Ensemble Studio Theatre (EST) in New Yor...

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Experience a Slice of 1800s Farm Life at Farm Heritage Day in Geneva

July 29th, 2016

Geneva, N.Y.: On Saturday, August 13, the Geneva Historical Society will hold its biennial Farm Heritage Day at Johnston House at 3523 East Lake Road in Fayette. This event will give visitors, particularly families, the chance to sample 19th-century farm life through games, period crafts and farming activities, presentations, and exhibits. The activities will run from 12 to 4 p.m. and are free and open to the public.

Programming at Farm Heritage Day will reflect life and work on the Johnston family’s farm ...

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Corning's Gaffer District Earns 2016 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

July 27th, 2016

Corning’s Gaffer District is proud to announce that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence. Now in its sixth year, the achievement celebrates hospitality businesses that have earned great traveler reviews on TripAdvisor over the past year. Certificate of Excellence recipients include accommodations, eateries and attractions located all over the world that have continually delivered a quality customer experience.  

This marks the third consecutive year that the Gaffer District has been hon...

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Arthur Dove Focus of Geneva Night Out

July 27th, 2016

This August, Geneva Night Out will focus on Geneva-raised artist Arthur Dove. The Geneva Historical Society will host a pop-up exhibit downtown about Dove and other famous sons and daughters of Geneva. Copies of Dove's work from the Historical Society's collection will also be available to view on Friday, August 5 from 5 to 8 p.m. The Historical Society table will be located under a tent on Seneca Street across from the Smith Opera House.
 
For more information, call the Geneva History Museum at 315-789-515...

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Fox Run Vineyards Hosts its 24th Annual Garlic Festival

July 27th, 2016

The 24th Annual Glorious Garlic Festival at Fox Run Vineyards will be held the weekend of August 6-7.  The winery’s cool-climate garlic festival is one of the Finger Lakes hallmark summer happenings. The event takes place on the grounds of Fox Run Vineyards from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm both Saturday and Sunday. Admission and parking are free of charge.

                Fox Run’s garlic festival is the premier festival of the year for local growers selling the summer crop of hardneck varieties. Hardneck varietie...

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The Gershwins’ Song and Dance Extravaganza CRAZY FOR YOU Comes to the Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival

July 27th, 2016

The Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival is proud to produce the classic Gershwin musical comedy CRAZY FOR YOU. Performances run from July 27 through August 17 at the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse as part of the Festival’s 2016 season.  

Featuring a down and out tycoon, a theatre in need of saving, a slew of leggy show girls, and a bunch of rednecks from Nevada, this Gershwin song and dance extravaganza is chock full of classic songs (“I Got Rhythm,” “Someone to Watch Over Me”) and toe-tapping choreography.

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Edith Saxton Fund Supports Rockwell’s “Great Circle Program” in Bath, NY Schools

July 27th, 2016

The Rockwell Museum announced today that they have been selected to receive a grant of $19,950 from The Edith Saxton Fund for Steuben County Youth Services, administered through the Community Foundation of the Elmira-Corning and the Finger Lakes, Inc.  The grant will support The Rockwell’s “Great Circle Program,” an early childhood artist-in-residence program for first grade students in the Bath Central School District.   The Great Circle artist-in-residence program will be introduced to Bath schools in the...

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Announcing New Acquisition: Richard Parrish Glass Landscape

July 26th, 2016

The Rockwell Museum is pleased to announce the acquisition of Water-Line, an aerial glass landscape by contemporary artist Richard Parrish.  Parrish created 25 new works throughout 2015 to debut in his solo exhibition at The Rockwell.  While the featured exhibition closed on June 19, The Rockwell was able to acquire Water-Line to remain as the newest addition to the permanent collection.  Continuing Parrish’s series of “mapping” American glass landscapes, this kiln-formed glass panel stands four feet tall a...

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POLE POSITION RACEWAY OFFERS FREE RACING FOR LIFE TO NEW YORK AND NEW JERESY ATHLETES THAT SET A WORLD RECORD IN RIO DE JANEIRO

July 26th, 2016

America’s Leading Chain of Indoor Electric Kart Racing Offers Incentive to Lap Competition

Pole Position Raceway, America’s leading chain of state-of-the-art indoor motorsports entertainment facilities – among the fastest karts on the east coast – today announced that it is lending hometown support to Garden State and Empire State athletes competing in Rio de Janeiro by offering FREE racing for life to any competitor who breaks a world record this summer.

In August, the best athletes in the world will com...

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HOSMER WINERY CELEBRATES 30 YEARS ON THE CAYUGA LAKE WINE TRAIL

July 25th, 2016

At their 30 Anniversary Party on Saturday, August 6th, 2016

OVID, NY, July 21, 2016 /Hosmer Winery/ -- Cameron Hosmer's father, a Syracuse textile manufacturer, had envisioned growing grapes on the gentle slopes of Cayuga Lake at the family's summer home.  His vision took shape when Cameron and Maren started planting grapevines in the early 1970's.  Although Cameron's father didn't get to see full fruition of this dream, the farm has grown to over 70 acres of premium wine grapes. After fifteen years of se...

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