Enjoy “Watkins in a Winter Wonderland” during our first Friday on Franklin event of 2018! You’ll enjoy local wine, a little cheese, live music, and art! The cost to participate is just $10 and includes a souvenir wine glass. To participate, simply stop by the Visitor Center (214 North Franklin Street in Watkins Glen) at the start of the event to purchase an event ticket. Friday on Franklin begins at 5pm and ends at 8pm. This month’s offerings include live music, tastings and samples of local products, and an art opening!
Enjoy live music by The Sweats inside the Chamber of Commerce building from 6-8pm.
TASTINGS & SAMPLES
§ Famous Brands featuring wine tasting with JR Dill Winery
§ Franklin Street Art Gallery featuring wine tasting with Lakewood Vineyards
§ Inner Peace Floats featuring wine tasting with Idol Ridge
§ Watkins Glen Wine and Spirits featuring wine tasting with Chateau LaFayette Reneau
§ Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce featuring cheese tasting with Sunset View Creamery
There will be an art show taking place at Franklin Street Art Gallery featuring prints, books, and mixed media pieces created by Laura Rowley of Illuminated Press, along with collaborative projects with artists including Nathan Lewis, Kevin Basl, and Sarah Gotowka. The works of text and image explore themes such as local folktales, abandoned schools, and effects of war.
With a great combination of tastings and live music – this is a fantastic way to celebrate the incredible richness of our community! This event series is organized by the Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce and sponsored by Elmira Savings Bank. For more information, visit: www.watkinsglenchamber.com/friday-franklin.