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Enjoy April Events in the Finger Lakes Region

Don’t get fooled in April by anyone telling you that the Finger Lakes Region doesn’t have an abundance of things to do and see.  Check out all of the April events that our partners have to offer. We bet they will keep you laughing all month long!

Check back often as more events are added throughout the year!

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Events for April 8, 2022 x
Seneca Lake Wine Trail - Spring Wine & Cheese
Seneca Lake Wine Trail - Spring Wine & Cheese

Our Spring Wine & Cheese Weekend, is an incredibly popular event, combining the classic tastes of wine and cheese into one delectable weekend. Enjoy a self-guided tour around beautiful Seneca Lake while exploring the unique, delicious pairings of local wines with a variety of cheese-themed dishes at any of the 19 participating Seneca Lake Wine Trail wineries! Each attendee will enjoy a sample of food with a wine intended to complement that dish best, then an additional 3 modest samples of wine.

Each wine tasting ticket holder will receive a souvenir wine glass. If you purchased a non-taster ticket, we thank you for making our events safer for your family and friends! You will be given a souvenir travel mug and offered a sample of food and non-alcoholic beverages along the way.

Friday, April 8, 2022: 12pm-5pm
Saturday, April 9, 2022: 10am-5pm
Sunday, April 10, 2022: 10am-5pm

Bagley’s Poplar Ridge Vineyards
Castel Grisch Winery
Caywood Vineyards
Chateau LaFayette Reneau
CK Cellars Torrey Ridge Winery & Meadery
Fox Run Vineyards
Fruit Yard Winery
Fulkerson Winery
Glenora Wine Cellars
J.R. Dill Winery
Lakewood Vineyards
Leidenfrost Vineyards
Seneca Shore Wine Cellars
Tabora Farm & Winery
Three Brothers Wineries & Estates
Toast Winery
Ventosa Vineyards
Wagner Vineyards
White Springs Winery

Price shown includes 8% sales tax. There is a service fee at checkout.
Single Ticket:  $64.80 + fees (admits 1 person tasting food with wine)
Non-taster Ticket:  $21.60 + fees (admits 1 person tasting food)

Events for April 9, 2022 x
Seneca Lake Wine Trail - Spring Wine & Cheese
Seneca Lake Wine Trail - Spring Wine & Cheese

Our Spring Wine & Cheese Weekend, is an incredibly popular event, combining the classic tastes of wine and cheese into one delectable weekend. Enjoy a self-guided tour around beautiful Seneca Lake while exploring the unique, delicious pairings of local wines with a variety of cheese-themed dishes at any of the 19 participating Seneca Lake Wine Trail wineries! Each attendee will enjoy a sample of food with a wine intended to complement that dish best, then an additional 3 modest samples of wine.

Each wine tasting ticket holder will receive a souvenir wine glass. If you purchased a non-taster ticket, we thank you for making our events safer for your family and friends! You will be given a souvenir travel mug and offered a sample of food and non-alcoholic beverages along the way.

Friday, April 8, 2022: 12pm-5pm
Saturday, April 9, 2022: 10am-5pm
Sunday, April 10, 2022: 10am-5pm

Bagley’s Poplar Ridge Vineyards
Castel Grisch Winery
Caywood Vineyards
Chateau LaFayette Reneau
CK Cellars Torrey Ridge Winery & Meadery
Fox Run Vineyards
Fruit Yard Winery
Fulkerson Winery
Glenora Wine Cellars
J.R. Dill Winery
Lakewood Vineyards
Leidenfrost Vineyards
Seneca Shore Wine Cellars
Tabora Farm & Winery
Three Brothers Wineries & Estates
Toast Winery
Ventosa Vineyards
Wagner Vineyards
White Springs Winery

Price shown includes 8% sales tax. There is a service fee at checkout.
Single Ticket:  $64.80 + fees (admits 1 person tasting food with wine)
Non-taster Ticket:  $21.60 + fees (admits 1 person tasting food)

Farmer's Market
Farmer's Market

Join us for our 3rd indoor farmer's market featuring 30 plus vendors, suppling you with nothing but local goodness.  We will also be hosting free horse & carriage rides from 10-1pm, an Easter egg hunt for all ages throughout the day, free face painting and the Easter Bunny will be joining us!

Grant on the Eve of Victory by Derek Maxfield
Grant on the Eve of Victory

Set in late March 1865, this play features a late night informal conversation between Lt. General U.S. Grant and war correspondent George Alfred Townsend of the New York World including Grant’s recollections about Maj. General William Tecumseh Sherman, the Battle of Shiloh, surrender of Vicksburg and his thoughts about Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. Written and directed by Derek Maxfield, who also plays Grant, the play features Jess Scheuerman as Townsend. 

Proof of Covid-19 vaccination and mask required for all audience members.

Flowers around the Museum
Spring Break Activities at the Corning Museum of Glass

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

WINE BLENDING EXPERIENCE

Enjoy a personalized blending session at our winery. This 1 hour custom experience will allow you the opportunity to experience a crucial part of the wine making process - blending. Meet with our Head Winemaker and concoct your custom white blend, or rose blend, fine tuned for your palette. We'll provide all the equipment and wine, you just need to show up ready for hands on work. Each person will leave with a bottle of their custom blend. This is open to parties of 1-8, so select your group size accordingly.

Spring Break
Spring Break

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Events for April 10, 2022 x
Seneca Lake Wine Trail - Spring Wine & Cheese
Seneca Lake Wine Trail - Spring Wine & Cheese

Our Spring Wine & Cheese Weekend, is an incredibly popular event, combining the classic tastes of wine and cheese into one delectable weekend. Enjoy a self-guided tour around beautiful Seneca Lake while exploring the unique, delicious pairings of local wines with a variety of cheese-themed dishes at any of the 19 participating Seneca Lake Wine Trail wineries! Each attendee will enjoy a sample of food with a wine intended to complement that dish best, then an additional 3 modest samples of wine.

Each wine tasting ticket holder will receive a souvenir wine glass. If you purchased a non-taster ticket, we thank you for making our events safer for your family and friends! You will be given a souvenir travel mug and offered a sample of food and non-alcoholic beverages along the way.

Friday, April 8, 2022: 12pm-5pm
Saturday, April 9, 2022: 10am-5pm
Sunday, April 10, 2022: 10am-5pm

Bagley’s Poplar Ridge Vineyards
Castel Grisch Winery
Caywood Vineyards
Chateau LaFayette Reneau
CK Cellars Torrey Ridge Winery & Meadery
Fox Run Vineyards
Fruit Yard Winery
Fulkerson Winery
Glenora Wine Cellars
J.R. Dill Winery
Lakewood Vineyards
Leidenfrost Vineyards
Seneca Shore Wine Cellars
Tabora Farm & Winery
Three Brothers Wineries & Estates
Toast Winery
Ventosa Vineyards
Wagner Vineyards
White Springs Winery

Price shown includes 8% sales tax. There is a service fee at checkout.
Single Ticket:  $64.80 + fees (admits 1 person tasting food with wine)
Non-taster Ticket:  $21.60 + fees (admits 1 person tasting food)

Flowers around the Museum
Spring Break Activities at the Corning Museum of Glass

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Spring Break
Spring Break

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Events for April 11, 2022 x
Flowers around the Museum
Spring Break Activities at the Corning Museum of Glass

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Spring Break
Spring Break

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Events for April 12, 2022 x
Flowers around the Museum
Spring Break Activities at the Corning Museum of Glass

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Spring Break
Spring Break

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Events for April 13, 2022 x
Flowers around the Museum
Spring Break Activities at the Corning Museum of Glass

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Spring Break
Spring Break

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

sunset with text
FREE Live Music Wednesday Nights at Ventosa 5-8pm

Wednesday's live music at Ventosa is back from 6-9pm with a BOGO happy hour from 5-6pm! Cafe Toscana serving until 8pm. Call to reserve your table on our terrace as it fills up quickly (315)719-0000 (leave a message if no answer). See our website for artist line-up: VentosaVineyards.com/livemusic

Events for April 14, 2022 x
Flowers around the Museum
Spring Break Activities at the Corning Museum of Glass

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Spring Break
Spring Break

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Events for April 15, 2022 x
Flowers around the Museum
Spring Break Activities at the Corning Museum of Glass

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Spring Break
Spring Break

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Dark Hollow
Dark Hollow at the Conservatory

Dark Hollow, based in Syracuse, is now entering their 25th year paying tribute to the music of the Grateful Dead. Known for their dynamic performances, the band crafts songs from the extensive Dead family catalog to create unique concert experiences. Their ability to move seamlessly between songs and musical styles enables them to tell a musical story that both honors the original song versions and allows the band members to create new interpretations. Don't miss this show in the historic Conservatory auditorium! Doors open at 7.

Events for April 16, 2022 x
Flowers around the Museum
Spring Break Activities at the Corning Museum of Glass

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Spring Break
Spring Break

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Aaron Lipp & Richie Stearns
Aaron Lipp & Richie Stearns at Bristol Valley Theater

Aaron Lipp, one of the most gifted blues and roots musicians ever to grace the BVT stage, is back and joined by the incomparable Richie Stearns on banjo for an evening of energizing music that will melt away any winter chill that lingers in your soul.

Proof of Covid-19 vaccination and mask required for all audience members.

Bottle of Meritage wine and small vials for blending.
Meritage Blending Class

Join us for a hands-on blending class where you get to be winemaker for a day! For this fun and interactive class, you’ll be taking different samples of wines and blending them to make your own Meritage blend. This class sells out quickly so save the date and more information will be coming soon.

KID FRIENDLY EASTER EGG HUNT IN THE VINEYARD

Join us for a family friendly Easter Egg Hunt out in the vineyard! Walk, or take a tractor ride, into the vineyard and find eggs amongst the vines. Return to the prize table and swap your eggs for age appropriate items (e.g., stickers, tattoos, erasers, mini toys and candy). Please bring your own bag or basket for collecting eggs! Recommended for ages 10 and younger. Prizes, snack and juice included in ticket price.

A ticket required for each participating child; 25 tickets available for each time slot.

Events for April 17, 2022 x
Flowers around the Museum
Spring Break Activities at the Corning Museum of Glass

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Spring Break
Spring Break

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Easter Sunday Dinner
Easter Sunday Buffet Brunch at the Clarion Inn Elmira

Clarion Inn Elmira and Anthony's Restaurant

Easter Sunday Buffet Brunch

April 17, 2022
10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

What’s on the Menu

• Made to Order Omelets and Waffles
• Bacon, Scrambled Eggs, Sausage Links and Home fries
• Sausage Gravy and Biscuits
• Carved Roast Beef with Au Jus
• Pineapple Glazed Ham
• Seafood Thermidor with Pastry
• Chicken Florentine
• Penne Alfredo
• Mashed Potatoes with Gravy
• Green Beans
• Rice Pilaf
• Fresh Fruit
• Assorted Salads
• Assorted Pies, Cheesecake, Bread Pudding and more

Cost
Adults: $28.95
Children 5-10: $14.95
Children 2-4: $3.95
Under 2: Complimentary

Reservations are highly recommended. To go orders are available.

Call 607.734.0402 for reservations or information.

Events for April 18, 2022 x
Flowers around the Museum
Spring Break Activities at the Corning Museum of Glass

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Spring Break
Spring Break

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

CATS logo
CATS

Clemens Center’s 2021-2022 Broadway Series presents

CATS

 

Monday – Tuesday, April 18 – 19, 2022 at 7:30 pm*

Single tickets will go on sale at a later date.

For questions or to order, please call our box office at 607-734-8191 or 800-724-0159, Monday – Friday between 11:30am and 5:30pm.

 

CATS, the record-breaking musical spectacular by Andrew Lloyd Webber that has captivated audiences in over 30 countries and 15 languages, is now on tour across North America! Audiences and critics alike are rediscovering this beloved musical with breathtaking music, including one of the most treasured songs in musical theater—”Memory”. Winner of 7 Tony Awards® including BEST MUSICAL, CATS tells the story of one magical night when an extraordinary tribe of cats gathers for its annual ball to rejoice and decide which cat will be reborn. The original score by Andrew Lloyd Webber (The Phantom of the Opera, School of Rock, Sunset Boulevard), original scenic and costume design by John Napier (Les Misérables), all-new lighting design by Natasha Katz (Aladdin), all-new sound design by Mick Potter, new choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler (Hamilton) based on the original choreography by Gillian Lynne (Phantom) and direction by Trevor Nunn (Les Misérables) make this production a new CATS for a new generation!

 

The Clemens Center will follow all NYS guidelines for operation at the time of the performances.
*Dates/time/program/protocols subject to change.

Events for April 19, 2022 x
Flowers around the Museum
Spring Break Activities at the Corning Museum of Glass

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Spring Break
Spring Break

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

CATS logo
CATS

Clemens Center’s 2021-2022 Broadway Series presents

CATS

 

Monday – Tuesday, April 18 – 19, 2022 at 7:30 pm*

Single tickets will go on sale at a later date.

For questions or to order, please call our box office at 607-734-8191 or 800-724-0159, Monday – Friday between 11:30am and 5:30pm.

 

CATS, the record-breaking musical spectacular by Andrew Lloyd Webber that has captivated audiences in over 30 countries and 15 languages, is now on tour across North America! Audiences and critics alike are rediscovering this beloved musical with breathtaking music, including one of the most treasured songs in musical theater—”Memory”. Winner of 7 Tony Awards® including BEST MUSICAL, CATS tells the story of one magical night when an extraordinary tribe of cats gathers for its annual ball to rejoice and decide which cat will be reborn. The original score by Andrew Lloyd Webber (The Phantom of the Opera, School of Rock, Sunset Boulevard), original scenic and costume design by John Napier (Les Misérables), all-new lighting design by Natasha Katz (Aladdin), all-new sound design by Mick Potter, new choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler (Hamilton) based on the original choreography by Gillian Lynne (Phantom) and direction by Trevor Nunn (Les Misérables) make this production a new CATS for a new generation!

 

The Clemens Center will follow all NYS guidelines for operation at the time of the performances.
*Dates/time/program/protocols subject to change.

Events for April 20, 2022 x
Flowers around the Museum
Spring Break Activities at the Corning Museum of Glass

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Spring Break
Spring Break

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

sunset with text
FREE Live Music Wednesday Nights at Ventosa 5-8pm

Wednesday's live music at Ventosa is back from 6-9pm with a BOGO happy hour from 5-6pm! Cafe Toscana serving until 8pm. Call to reserve your table on our terrace as it fills up quickly (315)719-0000 (leave a message if no answer). See our website for artist line-up: VentosaVineyards.com/livemusic

Events for April 21, 2022 x
Flowers around the Museum
Spring Break Activities at the Corning Museum of Glass

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Spring Break
Spring Break

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Events for April 22, 2022 x
Flowers around the Museum
Spring Break Activities at the Corning Museum of Glass

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Spring Break
Spring Break

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Events for April 23, 2022 x
Flowers around the Museum
Spring Break Activities at the Corning Museum of Glass

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Spring Break
Spring Break

Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!

Looking for a fun way to break out of the normal during this year's Spring Break? Look no further, from live hot glass demonstrations to special activities, we've got you covered. Check back soon for more details about this year's planned activities!

Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $10, making Spring Break at the Museum an affordable option for families of all sizes.

Backstage Pass: The Clemens Center Gala logo with gold background
BACKSTAGE PASS: The Clemens Center Gala

BACKSTAGE PASS: The Clemens Center Gala

Saturday, April 23, 2022

6:00pm – 10:00pm

 

TICKET OPTIONS

VIP Ticket: $125 Includes one reserved seat + one specialty cocktail voucher

General Admission: $75.00 Includes event admission

For tickets, contact the Box Office at 607-734-8191 or 800-724-0159 or visit ClemensCenter.org.

 

Join us for our Backstage Pass Gala 2022, the Clemens Center’s largest annual party where guests get an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the theatre while helping raise funds to support and sustain our historic building and the diversity of performing arts programming that we present each year.

This year’s event will feature:

Cocktail Attire – Dress to Impress!
Spotlight Seating on the Powers Theater Stage
Exclusive Backstage Access
Live & Silent Auctions
Wine Pull
Heavy Hors d’oeuvres & Cash Bar
Live Musical Entertainment
DJ Dance Party

Buy your tickets now and take center stage as you help us reach our goal of $50,000 at this year’s gala celebration! Every dollar earned will be used to cover general operating expenses, needed building maintenance and improvements, and a wide range of quality entertainment from breathtaking major Broadway productions to enriching and educational programming for children and families.

Dates/times/programs/protocols subject to change.

Bottle of Meritage wine and small vials for blending.
Meritage Blending Class

Join us for a hands-on blending class where you get to be winemaker for a day! For this fun and interactive class, you’ll be taking different samples of wines and blending them to make your own Meritage blend. This class sells out quickly so save the date and more information will be coming soon.

Events for April 27, 2022 x
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FREE Live Music Wednesday Nights at Ventosa 5-8pm

Wednesday's live music at Ventosa is back from 6-9pm with a BOGO happy hour from 5-6pm! Cafe Toscana serving until 8pm. Call to reserve your table on our terrace as it fills up quickly (315)719-0000 (leave a message if no answer). See our website for artist line-up: VentosaVineyards.com/livemusic

Events for April 29, 2022 x
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The Music of Claude Bolling in Concert

THE MUSIC OF CLAUDE BOLLING IN CONCERT

Friday – Saturday, April 29 – 30, 2022 at 8:00pm* in Mandeville Hall

Tickets: $25 in advance/$30 at the door
Processing and facility maintenance fees apply.

For tickets, call the Clemens Center box office at 607-734-8191 or 800-724-0159; or visit ClemensCenter.org.

 

This is the perfect concert experience for fans of both jazz and classical music! This Binghamton-based quintet perform Bolling’s greatest hits from the “Flute and Jazz Piano Suite No.1&2.”, “California Suite”,“Guitar & Jazz Piano Concerto”, “Jazz a la francaise” “Cross over US.A.” and the “Picnic Suite”.

*Dates/times/programs/protocols subject to change.

Celebrate the arrival of Spring with Sonnenberg, and enjoy the collections in our historic greenhouse with orchid displays.
Spring Wildflower & Orchid Show

April 29th– 30th, May 1st

10am – 4pm

Spring Wildflower & Orchid Show

Celebrate the arrival of Spring with Sonnenberg.  Stroll through the Arboretum and gardens laden with early spring flowers.  In addition, enjoy the collections in our historic greenhouse with Orchid displays.  Select orchids and houseplants will be available for purchase.

Tickets available online & at admissions

https://www.sonnenberg.org/events/

Admission $10.00     |     $5.00 (3-15 years old)     |     Free (Under 3 years old)     |     Pre-sale Online (online sales through April 27th, after this date you can purchase tickets at the Admissions Booth)

 

Events for April 30, 2022 x
Claude Bolling in Concert group photo
The Music of Claude Bolling in Concert

THE MUSIC OF CLAUDE BOLLING IN CONCERT

Friday – Saturday, April 29 – 30, 2022 at 8:00pm* in Mandeville Hall

Tickets: $25 in advance/$30 at the door
Processing and facility maintenance fees apply.

For tickets, call the Clemens Center box office at 607-734-8191 or 800-724-0159; or visit ClemensCenter.org.

 

This is the perfect concert experience for fans of both jazz and classical music! This Binghamton-based quintet perform Bolling’s greatest hits from the “Flute and Jazz Piano Suite No.1&2.”, “California Suite”,“Guitar & Jazz Piano Concerto”, “Jazz a la francaise” “Cross over US.A.” and the “Picnic Suite”.

*Dates/times/programs/protocols subject to change.

Celebrate the arrival of Spring with Sonnenberg, and enjoy the collections in our historic greenhouse with orchid displays.
Spring Wildflower & Orchid Show

April 29th– 30th, May 1st

10am – 4pm

Spring Wildflower & Orchid Show

Celebrate the arrival of Spring with Sonnenberg.  Stroll through the Arboretum and gardens laden with early spring flowers.  In addition, enjoy the collections in our historic greenhouse with Orchid displays.  Select orchids and houseplants will be available for purchase.

Tickets available online & at admissions

https://www.sonnenberg.org/events/

Admission $10.00     |     $5.00 (3-15 years old)     |     Free (Under 3 years old)     |     Pre-sale Online (online sales through April 27th, after this date you can purchase tickets at the Admissions Booth)

 

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Wine & Herb

Here’s a quick rundown on how this event will work, but please visit your website for further details, explanations, and event tidbits:

  • The event is held on Saturday, April 30th or Saturday May 7th
  • Tickets are sold as a table for 2 for $125 or tables for 4 for $230 (both plus tax and service fee)
  • Ticket price includes 6 wineries, with food and wine samples served at each.
  • Ticket price also includes a souvenir wine glass for each person and one full set of potted plants per 2 people (a table of 2 receives one set, a table of 4 receives 2)
    • Though only visiting 6 of the wineries, you’ll be receiving ALL 12 potted herbs or vegetables at your last stop, which include sweet pepper, hot pepper, tomato, parsley, oregano, broccoli, chives, cilantro, basil, dill, spinach, and cucumber.
  • Multiple itineraries are available to choose from. Quantities of each are limited and cannot be increased. Click here to see all itineraries in one spot to help you choose one. (coming soon)
  • You must stick to your chosen itinerary: Early or late arrivals at each winery will only be accommodated if space permits. You also cannot stray from your purchased itinerary. If you aren’t on their list, they will not allow you in.
  • Wineries reserve the right to refuse service to intoxicated customers, or those arriving too far outside of their designated time slot.
  • We are always following current NYS guidelines, which can change at any moment. As of right now (2/28/22), masks are no longer mandated by NYS, though individual businesses may request that you wear one. 

     

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The Adventures of Tortoise and Hare: The Next Gen

The Clemens Center and John G. Ullman & Associates Foundation, Inc.
2021-2022 Family Connex Series presents


THE ADVENTURES OF TORTOISE AND HARE: THE NEXT GEN
Live Blacklight Performance by Lightwire Theater

Saturday, April 30, 2022 at 2:00pm*

Tickets: $10 Adult/$5 Youth

Please note youth & discount pricing is not available online.

For tickets, call 607-734-8191 or 800-724-0159; or at ClemensCenter.org.

 

Ever wonder what happened after the hare and the tortoise famously faced off? The Next Gen features Tortoise Junior and Lil’ Hare in a whole new kind of race; where their adventures lead them into unexpected territory. Old Man Tortoise and Big Daddy Hare must come together despite their differences to find and save their children. With dazzling visuals, poignant storytelling and the creative use of music from classical to pop, Lightwire Theater brings this tale into a new brilliant light.

Recommended Ages: 4 and up

Show Length: 55 minutes with 5 -10 minute post show discussion.

*Dates/times/program/protocols subject to change.

 

John G. Ullman & Associates Foundation, Inc. 2021-2022 Family Connex Series
The carefully-curated programs in the five-show Family Connex Series will help connect families to the Clemens Center by attending together, and promote family conversation, critical thinking, and the simple enjoyment of the live performing arts.

Local Yarn Store Day

Four local yarn shops are planning the Twin Tiers Yarn Crawl to celebrate
Local Yarn Store Day on Saturday, April 30, 2022, from 10am – 6pm.

Needlecrafters are encouraged to visit all four shops and have their Yarn Crawl Passport stamped to be eligible for
a grand prize valued at $400. The participating shops are:
• Blossburg Company Store at 224 Main Street, Blossburg, PA
• Fiber Arts in the Glen at 315 N. Franklin St, Watkins Glen, NY
• Rabbit Row Yarns & Haberdashery at 38 W. Market St, Corning, NY
• Wooly Minded at 91 E. Market St, Corning, NY

The Twin Tiers Yarn Crawl is an event for knitters, crocheters, spinners and weavers to travel
from store to store exploring what each has to offer and finding inspiration for new projects.
Each shop is offering unique promotions, meet and greets as well as exclusive fiber products for
the festivities.

The shop owners say, “As small business owners, we are thrilled to announce the first Twin
Tiers Yarn Crawl. Each shop showcases an immense variety of fiber products and a unique
sense of community. We welcome our existing customers and encourage new fiber and needle
art makers who may have taken up craft during the pandemic to come celebrate with us!”

 

Local Yarn Store Day is an annual yarn shop appreciation day created by The National
Needlearts Association (TNNA). The 2022 LYS Day is designed to show support for small
businesses while bringing together a unique community of enthusiasts to drive awareness and
celebrate fiber craft. Vendors and retailers alike tout the benefits of locally owned yarn stores
through an array of special products, classes, and more.

 

For more information:
https://blossburgcompanystore.com
https://www.fiberartsintheglen.com
https://rabbitrowyarns.com
https://woolyminded.com
https://localyarnstoreday.com

 

Pick up a passport at any of the four participating shops. Visit each shop in person to receive your stamp. (Please do not ask us to stamp someone else's passport). Your passport must have a stamp for each shop to be eligible for the prize. Turn completed passport into any shop by 6pm. Only one entry per person. Participants must be atleast 16 years old.'

Thank you for supporting local yarn shops - we are so happy to see you!

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Love Letters by A.R. Gurney
Love Letters

Jennifer Ann Galvez and J. Simmons bring a new twist to this classic love story of ‘what might have been.’ A man and a woman meet in their youth, and spend a lifetime exchanging letters, but not marriage vows, in a warm and complicated friendship lasting 50 years.

Proof of Covid-19 vaccination and mask required for all audience members.

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For the Love of Wine & Cheese

Visit 5 member wineries of the Keuka Lake Wine Trail with a custom itinerary where you’ll have a personalized tasting experience to complement each wine & cheese pairing. Each ticket holder receives a charcuterie box from Oak Hill Bulk Foods.

Select an itinerary that determines your starting winery and schedule for the day.

Ticket Includes:

  • A unique tasting experience at 5 wineries with custom itinerary including 4 wine samples at each stop and NYS cheese samples from Cabot Creamery Co-Operative. This is not just your average tasting! Experiences range from owner/winemaker led tastings, behind the scenes discussions, vertical tastings, tasting unreleased wines, and more!
  • One charcuterie box from Oak Hill Bulk Foods
  • A chance to win an Empire Bundle Gift Box from Cabot

Participating Wineries (specific experiences to be announced closer to the event):

  • Weis Vineyards
  • Vineyard View Winery
  • Keuka Spring Vineyards
  • Hunt Country Vineyards
  • Heron Hill Winery
08
Apr 2022
Thru
10
Apr 2022
Our Spring Wine & Cheese Weekend, is an incredibly popular event, combining the classic tastes of wine and cheese into one delectable weekend. Enjoy a self-guided tour around beautiful Seneca Lake
Various Locations
12 p.m.
(877)-536-2717
09
Apr 2022
Join us for our 3rd indoor farmer's market featuring 30 plus vendors, suppling you wi
35 Lakefront Drive
9:00am
(570)-637-0645
09
Apr 2022
Set in late March 1865, this play features a late night informal conversation between Lt. General U.S.
151 S. Main St.
7:00PM
(585)-374-6318
09
Apr 2022
Thru
23
Apr 2022
Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!
1 Museum Way
09:00 am
(607)-937-5371
09
Apr 2022
Enjoy a personalized blending session at our winery. This 1 hour custom experience will allow you the opportunity to experience a crucial part of the wine making process - blending.
187 Mendon Ionia Road
09
Apr 2022
Thru
23
Apr 2022
Join us for a fun Spring Break at The Corning Museum of Glass!
1 Museum way
09:00 AM
(607)-937-5371
13
Apr 2022
Wednesday's live music at Ventosa is back from 6-9pm with a BOGO happy hour from 5-6pm! Cafe Toscana serving until 8pm.
3440 Rt 96a
5 pm
(315)-719-0000
15
Apr 2022
Dark Hollow, based in Syracuse, is now entering their 25th year paying tribute to the music of the Grateful Dead.
5 Mclallen St
7:30 pm
(607)-387-5939
16
Apr 2022
Aaron Lipp, one of the most gifted blues and roots musicians ever to grace the BVT stage, is back and joined by the incomparable Richie Stearns on banjo for an evening of energizing music that will melt away any winte
151 S. Main St.
7:00PM
(585)-374-6318
16
Apr 2022
Join us for a hands-on blending class where you get to be winemaker for a day! For this fun and interactive class, you’ll be taking different samples of wines and blending them to make your own Meritage blend.
4704 NY-414
TBD