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Finger Lakes Events Calendar

Festivals, Happy Hour, Live Music, Theatre, and More!

It doesn’t matter what your interests are or who you’re in the Finger Lakes with, you can always find a great event to enrich your time in the region with those you care about. 

Events take place all year round in the Finger Lakes region. From lakeside (and on the lake) events in the summer to harvest activities in the fall, snowmobiling or snowshoeing in the winter, and festivals in the springtime! Step inside a glassmaker’s studio to blow your own glass, stroll Main Street on a food tour, or gather for live music and theater performances. Browse the list of Finger Lakes events below or search the specific dates you will be visiting to see everything going on in the region.

Great Events that Happen Every Year

Below, you will find dozens of great events happening throughout the year with many of them happening annually. If you have memories of favorite annual Finger Lakes events from childhood such as cardboard boat regattas, hot air balloon festivals, cheese, apple or pumpkin festivals, to name a few, it’s likely that event that still takes place or, has likely improved your enjoyment. If you see a special event that piques your interest but can’t make it, click on the event anyway, it might be coming back next year!

Events Added Daily

Make sure to check back frequently to see if any other great events have been added. Events are added daily by businesses from every sector and interest so if there is nothing that sparks your interest now, there very well could be soon!
 

**Public Notice**

Please be sure to contact event venues directly for details regarding scheduling changes. These events are all subject to change or be cancelled at the discretion and direction of the event organizers or business hosting the event. Please be sure to contact the event organizers or venue directly to confirm times and details. The Finger Lakes Tourism Alliance provides this information as posted by partner businesses and does not endorse or sponsor any listed event. 

 

December - 2023
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Events for November 26, 2023 x
Let Radisson Entertain You!
Date Night Menu & Music

Radisson Corning’s American Contemporary signature restaurant, Grill 1-2-5, has launched a special date night tailored to couples.  Every Thursday from 4 pm to 9 pm, the culinary team is featuring a seasonal prix fixe menu that incorporates local ingredients and modern twists.  For only $40, guests will receive four chef-driven courses (that change weekly) with dishes like parmesan and pesto panna cotta, homemade pretzel with beer cheese, herb crusted filet mignon, and spiced pear cake.  The regular ala carte menu will also be available.  To set the date night tempo, a live musical act will keep the crowd entertained from 6 pm to 9 pm every Thursday too.  Upcoming musicians include: Oct 19: Black Eyed Soul, Oct 26: Nate Michaels, Nov 2: Ende Brothers, Nov 9: John Lamanna, Nov 16: Nate Michaels, Nov 30: Brian Hughes.  Reservations are requested by calling 607-962-5000 extension 127.  

The Thanksgiving Sale
The Thanksgiving Sale

Visit The Shops for the best holiday deals in town! You’ll find great discounts on holiday items and gifts, from glittering ornaments and jewelry to home decorations and handmade glass items from around the world.

Holiday Trees
The Thanksgiving Sale

Visit The Shops for the best deals in town during our annual Thanksgiving sale! Sparkle and save with up to 90% off all things glassy and free shipping exclusively online. Choose from handmade glass and thousands of other gifts this holiday season, only at The Shops. 

Museum admission is not required to shop at The Shops.

This event is hosted by The Shops.

Holiday Ornament Tree
Holiday Ornament Tree

In 2008, the first annual Holiday Ornament Tree showcased more than 600 ornaments handmade by our Hot Glass Team. The tree was eight feet tall and four feet in diameter at the bottom. The next year, the tree grew to 14 feet tall, with more than 2,000 glass ornaments made by Museum glassmakers.

The Museum's glittering ornament tree has now become a holiday tradition—the perfect background for an annual holiday photo. The tree is joined by other wonders in glass, including a holiday feast made entirely of glass as well as a life-sized glass snowperson family, the Tree of Life MenorahAdvent Wreath, and Kwanzaa Setting

You can’t buy the ornaments on these trees, but you can Make Your Own Glass Ornament, year-round, at The Studio.

Lucifer Falls in the 1800s
Robert Treman and Enfield Falls

By the bank of Enfield Creek in upper Robert H. Treman State Park near Ithaca, we reflect on the waterfall, the former village, and the man.

This encore episode of Walk in the Park (#254 from April 2022) was produced on behalf of the Friends of Robert H. Tremsn State Park near Ithaca, NY,, by Owl Gorge Productions , a Finger Lakes Tourism Alliance partner.

Festival of Trees
Eleventh Annual Festival Of Trees

Museum is decorated and there are over 145 Christmas Trees of all sizes and shapes decorated for your enjoyment.

Miniature Circus Display. Model Train Exhibit, Doll Houses, Miniature Buildings

Kids Play Area with Farm Toys/Puzzles/Wooden Trains

Sunday  November 19 thru Saturday  December 30, 2023

Open 7 Days a Week from 10 A.M. till 7 P.M.

Monday Thru Friday 2 P.M. till 8 P.M.

Trees and Museum also on Display From December 31, 2023 thru January 31, 2024

Seven Days a week  10 A.M. till 4 P.M.

 

One of over 140 Trees
Sponsor a Tree in The Festival of Trees

Sponsor a Tree In The Festival of Trees

2 Categories

Business - We provide the tree, Decorate It and Take it Down

You pay a small fee for museum staff to do this

Individual

You Supply the tree, decorations and set up and take down  Free To Participate

For application e-mail Museum Director at tquill@cayugacounty.us

We would love to have you participate and sponsor  a tree

 

Holiday Support Local Shopping
Geneva Jingle Markets

Join us for the 2nd Annual "Geneva Jingle Markets" shopping event on, November 25th, December 9th, December 16th and December 23rd, 10:00am-2:00pm.
On each Saturday, support 30 Finger Lakes vendors selling their diverse gifts. Enjoy local wine, beer, cider, and food tastings, while you fill your "Made in the Finger Lakes" gift boxes with local products. Shop Local and celebrate all that the Finger Lakes has to offer at the Finger Lakes Welcome Center.
 

 

Events for November 27, 2023 x
Let Radisson Entertain You!
Date Night Menu & Music

Radisson Corning’s American Contemporary signature restaurant, Grill 1-2-5, has launched a special date night tailored to couples.  Every Thursday from 4 pm to 9 pm, the culinary team is featuring a seasonal prix fixe menu that incorporates local ingredients and modern twists.  For only $40, guests will receive four chef-driven courses (that change weekly) with dishes like parmesan and pesto panna cotta, homemade pretzel with beer cheese, herb crusted filet mignon, and spiced pear cake.  The regular ala carte menu will also be available.  To set the date night tempo, a live musical act will keep the crowd entertained from 6 pm to 9 pm every Thursday too.  Upcoming musicians include: Oct 19: Black Eyed Soul, Oct 26: Nate Michaels, Nov 2: Ende Brothers, Nov 9: John Lamanna, Nov 16: Nate Michaels, Nov 30: Brian Hughes.  Reservations are requested by calling 607-962-5000 extension 127.  

The Thanksgiving Sale
The Thanksgiving Sale

Visit The Shops for the best holiday deals in town! You’ll find great discounts on holiday items and gifts, from glittering ornaments and jewelry to home decorations and handmade glass items from around the world.

Holiday Trees
The Thanksgiving Sale

Visit The Shops for the best deals in town during our annual Thanksgiving sale! Sparkle and save with up to 90% off all things glassy and free shipping exclusively online. Choose from handmade glass and thousands of other gifts this holiday season, only at The Shops. 

Museum admission is not required to shop at The Shops.

This event is hosted by The Shops.

Holiday Ornament Tree
Holiday Ornament Tree

In 2008, the first annual Holiday Ornament Tree showcased more than 600 ornaments handmade by our Hot Glass Team. The tree was eight feet tall and four feet in diameter at the bottom. The next year, the tree grew to 14 feet tall, with more than 2,000 glass ornaments made by Museum glassmakers.

The Museum's glittering ornament tree has now become a holiday tradition—the perfect background for an annual holiday photo. The tree is joined by other wonders in glass, including a holiday feast made entirely of glass as well as a life-sized glass snowperson family, the Tree of Life MenorahAdvent Wreath, and Kwanzaa Setting

You can’t buy the ornaments on these trees, but you can Make Your Own Glass Ornament, year-round, at The Studio.

Festival of Trees
Eleventh Annual Festival Of Trees

Museum is decorated and there are over 145 Christmas Trees of all sizes and shapes decorated for your enjoyment.

Miniature Circus Display. Model Train Exhibit, Doll Houses, Miniature Buildings

Kids Play Area with Farm Toys/Puzzles/Wooden Trains

Sunday  November 19 thru Saturday  December 30, 2023

Open 7 Days a Week from 10 A.M. till 7 P.M.

Monday Thru Friday 2 P.M. till 8 P.M.

Trees and Museum also on Display From December 31, 2023 thru January 31, 2024

Seven Days a week  10 A.M. till 4 P.M.

 

One of over 140 Trees
Sponsor a Tree in The Festival of Trees

Sponsor a Tree In The Festival of Trees

2 Categories

Business - We provide the tree, Decorate It and Take it Down

You pay a small fee for museum staff to do this

Individual

You Supply the tree, decorations and set up and take down  Free To Participate

For application e-mail Museum Director at tquill@cayugacounty.us

We would love to have you participate and sponsor  a tree

 

Holiday Support Local Shopping
Geneva Jingle Markets

Join us for the 2nd Annual "Geneva Jingle Markets" shopping event on, November 25th, December 9th, December 16th and December 23rd, 10:00am-2:00pm.
On each Saturday, support 30 Finger Lakes vendors selling their diverse gifts. Enjoy local wine, beer, cider, and food tastings, while you fill your "Made in the Finger Lakes" gift boxes with local products. Shop Local and celebrate all that the Finger Lakes has to offer at the Finger Lakes Welcome Center.
 

 

Events for November 28, 2023 x
Let Radisson Entertain You!
Date Night Menu & Music

Radisson Corning’s American Contemporary signature restaurant, Grill 1-2-5, has launched a special date night tailored to couples.  Every Thursday from 4 pm to 9 pm, the culinary team is featuring a seasonal prix fixe menu that incorporates local ingredients and modern twists.  For only $40, guests will receive four chef-driven courses (that change weekly) with dishes like parmesan and pesto panna cotta, homemade pretzel with beer cheese, herb crusted filet mignon, and spiced pear cake.  The regular ala carte menu will also be available.  To set the date night tempo, a live musical act will keep the crowd entertained from 6 pm to 9 pm every Thursday too.  Upcoming musicians include: Oct 19: Black Eyed Soul, Oct 26: Nate Michaels, Nov 2: Ende Brothers, Nov 9: John Lamanna, Nov 16: Nate Michaels, Nov 30: Brian Hughes.  Reservations are requested by calling 607-962-5000 extension 127.  

Holiday Ornament Tree
Holiday Ornament Tree

In 2008, the first annual Holiday Ornament Tree showcased more than 600 ornaments handmade by our Hot Glass Team. The tree was eight feet tall and four feet in diameter at the bottom. The next year, the tree grew to 14 feet tall, with more than 2,000 glass ornaments made by Museum glassmakers.

The Museum's glittering ornament tree has now become a holiday tradition—the perfect background for an annual holiday photo. The tree is joined by other wonders in glass, including a holiday feast made entirely of glass as well as a life-sized glass snowperson family, the Tree of Life MenorahAdvent Wreath, and Kwanzaa Setting

You can’t buy the ornaments on these trees, but you can Make Your Own Glass Ornament, year-round, at The Studio.

Festival of Trees
Eleventh Annual Festival Of Trees

Museum is decorated and there are over 145 Christmas Trees of all sizes and shapes decorated for your enjoyment.

Miniature Circus Display. Model Train Exhibit, Doll Houses, Miniature Buildings

Kids Play Area with Farm Toys/Puzzles/Wooden Trains

Sunday  November 19 thru Saturday  December 30, 2023

Open 7 Days a Week from 10 A.M. till 7 P.M.

Monday Thru Friday 2 P.M. till 8 P.M.

Trees and Museum also on Display From December 31, 2023 thru January 31, 2024

Seven Days a week  10 A.M. till 4 P.M.

 

One of over 140 Trees
Sponsor a Tree in The Festival of Trees

Sponsor a Tree In The Festival of Trees

2 Categories

Business - We provide the tree, Decorate It and Take it Down

You pay a small fee for museum staff to do this

Individual

You Supply the tree, decorations and set up and take down  Free To Participate

For application e-mail Museum Director at tquill@cayugacounty.us

We would love to have you participate and sponsor  a tree

 

Holiday Support Local Shopping
Geneva Jingle Markets

Join us for the 2nd Annual "Geneva Jingle Markets" shopping event on, November 25th, December 9th, December 16th and December 23rd, 10:00am-2:00pm.
On each Saturday, support 30 Finger Lakes vendors selling their diverse gifts. Enjoy local wine, beer, cider, and food tastings, while you fill your "Made in the Finger Lakes" gift boxes with local products. Shop Local and celebrate all that the Finger Lakes has to offer at the Finger Lakes Welcome Center.
 

 

Cirque Dreams Holidaze image
Cirque Dreams Holidaze

Clemens Center presents
CIRQUE DREAMS HOLIDAZE

Tickets:$70/$60/$50/$40.
Processing and facility maintenance fees apply.
Group Rates available for 10 or more – please inquire

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

CIRQUE DREAMS HOLIDAZE dazzles with a brilliant and whimsical family holiday spectacular. This annual tradition wraps a Broadway-style production around an infusion of contemporary circus arts. As lights dim and the music swells, audiences will have visions of sugarplums dancing in their heads as a fantastical cast of holiday storybook characters come to life. Broadway World exclaims, “Lose yourself for 90 minutes and go back to those wonderful dreams you had as a kid.”

Imaginative and fun for children to seniors and everyone in between, CIRQUE DREAMS HOLIDAZE features a world-renowned cast of performers accompanied by an ensemble of aerial circus acts, sleight-of-hand jugglers, fun-loving skippers, breath-catching acrobatics, and much more.  An original music score includes new twists on seasonal favorites such as “Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree” and “Carol of the Bells.” Singers, dancers, penguins, toy soldiers, and reindeer invoke the dreams behind a child’s eye on the most magical of nights. Amidst a backdrop of new sets, scenery, and storylines, this family-friendly production is sure to put a twinkle in your eye!

Events for November 29, 2023 x
Let Radisson Entertain You!
Date Night Menu & Music

Radisson Corning’s American Contemporary signature restaurant, Grill 1-2-5, has launched a special date night tailored to couples.  Every Thursday from 4 pm to 9 pm, the culinary team is featuring a seasonal prix fixe menu that incorporates local ingredients and modern twists.  For only $40, guests will receive four chef-driven courses (that change weekly) with dishes like parmesan and pesto panna cotta, homemade pretzel with beer cheese, herb crusted filet mignon, and spiced pear cake.  The regular ala carte menu will also be available.  To set the date night tempo, a live musical act will keep the crowd entertained from 6 pm to 9 pm every Thursday too.  Upcoming musicians include: Oct 19: Black Eyed Soul, Oct 26: Nate Michaels, Nov 2: Ende Brothers, Nov 9: John Lamanna, Nov 16: Nate Michaels, Nov 30: Brian Hughes.  Reservations are requested by calling 607-962-5000 extension 127.  

Holiday Ornament Tree
Holiday Ornament Tree

In 2008, the first annual Holiday Ornament Tree showcased more than 600 ornaments handmade by our Hot Glass Team. The tree was eight feet tall and four feet in diameter at the bottom. The next year, the tree grew to 14 feet tall, with more than 2,000 glass ornaments made by Museum glassmakers.

The Museum's glittering ornament tree has now become a holiday tradition—the perfect background for an annual holiday photo. The tree is joined by other wonders in glass, including a holiday feast made entirely of glass as well as a life-sized glass snowperson family, the Tree of Life MenorahAdvent Wreath, and Kwanzaa Setting

You can’t buy the ornaments on these trees, but you can Make Your Own Glass Ornament, year-round, at The Studio.

Festival of Trees
Eleventh Annual Festival Of Trees

Museum is decorated and there are over 145 Christmas Trees of all sizes and shapes decorated for your enjoyment.

Miniature Circus Display. Model Train Exhibit, Doll Houses, Miniature Buildings

Kids Play Area with Farm Toys/Puzzles/Wooden Trains

Sunday  November 19 thru Saturday  December 30, 2023

Open 7 Days a Week from 10 A.M. till 7 P.M.

Monday Thru Friday 2 P.M. till 8 P.M.

Trees and Museum also on Display From December 31, 2023 thru January 31, 2024

Seven Days a week  10 A.M. till 4 P.M.

 

One of over 140 Trees
Sponsor a Tree in The Festival of Trees

Sponsor a Tree In The Festival of Trees

2 Categories

Business - We provide the tree, Decorate It and Take it Down

You pay a small fee for museum staff to do this

Individual

You Supply the tree, decorations and set up and take down  Free To Participate

For application e-mail Museum Director at tquill@cayugacounty.us

We would love to have you participate and sponsor  a tree

 

Holiday Support Local Shopping
Geneva Jingle Markets

Join us for the 2nd Annual "Geneva Jingle Markets" shopping event on, November 25th, December 9th, December 16th and December 23rd, 10:00am-2:00pm.
On each Saturday, support 30 Finger Lakes vendors selling their diverse gifts. Enjoy local wine, beer, cider, and food tastings, while you fill your "Made in the Finger Lakes" gift boxes with local products. Shop Local and celebrate all that the Finger Lakes has to offer at the Finger Lakes Welcome Center.
 

 

sunset with text
FREE Live Music Wednesday Nights at Ventosa 6-9pm, BOGO happy hour 5-6pm

Live Music Series every Wednesday Music from 6-9 pm. BOGO Happy Hour from 5 to 6 pm. Cafe Toscana open until 8 pm.

No table reservations taken. See our website for full artist line-up: https://ventosavineyards.com/events/

Events for November 30, 2023 x
Let Radisson Entertain You!
Date Night Menu & Music

Radisson Corning’s American Contemporary signature restaurant, Grill 1-2-5, has launched a special date night tailored to couples.  Every Thursday from 4 pm to 9 pm, the culinary team is featuring a seasonal prix fixe menu that incorporates local ingredients and modern twists.  For only $40, guests will receive four chef-driven courses (that change weekly) with dishes like parmesan and pesto panna cotta, homemade pretzel with beer cheese, herb crusted filet mignon, and spiced pear cake.  The regular ala carte menu will also be available.  To set the date night tempo, a live musical act will keep the crowd entertained from 6 pm to 9 pm every Thursday too.  Upcoming musicians include: Oct 19: Black Eyed Soul, Oct 26: Nate Michaels, Nov 2: Ende Brothers, Nov 9: John Lamanna, Nov 16: Nate Michaels, Nov 30: Brian Hughes.  Reservations are requested by calling 607-962-5000 extension 127.  

Holiday Ornament Tree
Holiday Ornament Tree

In 2008, the first annual Holiday Ornament Tree showcased more than 600 ornaments handmade by our Hot Glass Team. The tree was eight feet tall and four feet in diameter at the bottom. The next year, the tree grew to 14 feet tall, with more than 2,000 glass ornaments made by Museum glassmakers.

The Museum's glittering ornament tree has now become a holiday tradition—the perfect background for an annual holiday photo. The tree is joined by other wonders in glass, including a holiday feast made entirely of glass as well as a life-sized glass snowperson family, the Tree of Life MenorahAdvent Wreath, and Kwanzaa Setting

You can’t buy the ornaments on these trees, but you can Make Your Own Glass Ornament, year-round, at The Studio.

Festival of Trees
Eleventh Annual Festival Of Trees

Museum is decorated and there are over 145 Christmas Trees of all sizes and shapes decorated for your enjoyment.

Miniature Circus Display. Model Train Exhibit, Doll Houses, Miniature Buildings

Kids Play Area with Farm Toys/Puzzles/Wooden Trains

Sunday  November 19 thru Saturday  December 30, 2023

Open 7 Days a Week from 10 A.M. till 7 P.M.

Monday Thru Friday 2 P.M. till 8 P.M.

Trees and Museum also on Display From December 31, 2023 thru January 31, 2024

Seven Days a week  10 A.M. till 4 P.M.

 

One of over 140 Trees
Sponsor a Tree in The Festival of Trees

Sponsor a Tree In The Festival of Trees

2 Categories

Business - We provide the tree, Decorate It and Take it Down

You pay a small fee for museum staff to do this

Individual

You Supply the tree, decorations and set up and take down  Free To Participate

For application e-mail Museum Director at tquill@cayugacounty.us

We would love to have you participate and sponsor  a tree

 

Holiday Support Local Shopping
Geneva Jingle Markets

Join us for the 2nd Annual "Geneva Jingle Markets" shopping event on, November 25th, December 9th, December 16th and December 23rd, 10:00am-2:00pm.
On each Saturday, support 30 Finger Lakes vendors selling their diverse gifts. Enjoy local wine, beer, cider, and food tastings, while you fill your "Made in the Finger Lakes" gift boxes with local products. Shop Local and celebrate all that the Finger Lakes has to offer at the Finger Lakes Welcome Center.
 

 

spools of thread and darning socks
Mending Circle

Bring your worn items and your creativity to delve into visible mending techniques and revive your wardrobe.

Thursday evenings 6:30 - 8 PM

Stereograph of Pulpit Falls in Buttermilk Falls State Park
Gorges with Double Vision

In this encore episode of Walk in the Park (from January, 2016), we visit several area gorges and compare photos taken for tourist stereographs with modern pictures, getting some insights into the histories of these scenic locations.

We visit Pinnacle Rock in Buttermilk Falls State Park, Fall Creek Gorge, Watkins Glen State Park, Havana Glen Park in Montour Falls. We also look at some silent film footage taken more than 100 years ago by the Wharton Studios at what is now Stewart Park in Ithaca in the marshlands formerly at the south end of Cayuga Lake. Then we look at three short videos of the Delaware Bay, Virginia Beach, and Jones Beach on Long Island.

Walk in the Park is a non-commercial public access cable TV series produced in Ithaca NY by Owl Gorge Productions, a Finger Lakes Tourism Alliance partner.

Events for December 1, 2023 x
Holiday Ornament Tree
Holiday Ornament Tree

In 2008, the first annual Holiday Ornament Tree showcased more than 600 ornaments handmade by our Hot Glass Team. The tree was eight feet tall and four feet in diameter at the bottom. The next year, the tree grew to 14 feet tall, with more than 2,000 glass ornaments made by Museum glassmakers.

The Museum's glittering ornament tree has now become a holiday tradition—the perfect background for an annual holiday photo. The tree is joined by other wonders in glass, including a holiday feast made entirely of glass as well as a life-sized glass snowperson family, the Tree of Life MenorahAdvent Wreath, and Kwanzaa Setting

You can’t buy the ornaments on these trees, but you can Make Your Own Glass Ornament, year-round, at The Studio.

Festival of Trees
Eleventh Annual Festival Of Trees

Museum is decorated and there are over 145 Christmas Trees of all sizes and shapes decorated for your enjoyment.

Miniature Circus Display. Model Train Exhibit, Doll Houses, Miniature Buildings

Kids Play Area with Farm Toys/Puzzles/Wooden Trains

Sunday  November 19 thru Saturday  December 30, 2023

Open 7 Days a Week from 10 A.M. till 7 P.M.

Monday Thru Friday 2 P.M. till 8 P.M.

Trees and Museum also on Display From December 31, 2023 thru January 31, 2024

Seven Days a week  10 A.M. till 4 P.M.

 

One of over 140 Trees
Sponsor a Tree in The Festival of Trees

Sponsor a Tree In The Festival of Trees

2 Categories

Business - We provide the tree, Decorate It and Take it Down

You pay a small fee for museum staff to do this

Individual

You Supply the tree, decorations and set up and take down  Free To Participate

For application e-mail Museum Director at tquill@cayugacounty.us

We would love to have you participate and sponsor  a tree

 

Holiday Support Local Shopping
Geneva Jingle Markets

Join us for the 2nd Annual "Geneva Jingle Markets" shopping event on, November 25th, December 9th, December 16th and December 23rd, 10:00am-2:00pm.
On each Saturday, support 30 Finger Lakes vendors selling their diverse gifts. Enjoy local wine, beer, cider, and food tastings, while you fill your "Made in the Finger Lakes" gift boxes with local products. Shop Local and celebrate all that the Finger Lakes has to offer at the Finger Lakes Welcome Center.
 

 

Stereograph of Pulpit Falls in Buttermilk Falls State Park
Gorges with Double Vision

In this encore episode of Walk in the Park (from January, 2016), we visit several area gorges and compare photos taken for tourist stereographs with modern pictures, getting some insights into the histories of these scenic locations.

We visit Pinnacle Rock in Buttermilk Falls State Park, Fall Creek Gorge, Watkins Glen State Park, Havana Glen Park in Montour Falls. We also look at some silent film footage taken more than 100 years ago by the Wharton Studios at what is now Stewart Park in Ithaca in the marshlands formerly at the south end of Cayuga Lake. Then we look at three short videos of the Delaware Bay, Virginia Beach, and Jones Beach on Long Island.

Walk in the Park is a non-commercial public access cable TV series produced in Ithaca NY by Owl Gorge Productions, a Finger Lakes Tourism Alliance partner.

Seneca Lake Wine Trail Deck the Hall event weekend the month of December
December Deck the Halls Weekend

December 1-3, 2023, Fri 12-5pm, Sat/Sun 10am-5pm, tickets are good for the whole weekend.

There are two separate weekends of Deck the Halls, either (November 17-19) or December 1-3 and 2023 marks its 30th Anniversary and we couldn’t be more excited to celebrate! During this event, you’ll enjoy a self-guided tour of participating Seneca Lake Wine Trail wineries decked out for the holiday season, wine and food pairings at each stop, and collect keepsake ornaments along the way. Deck the Halls tickets are $130 per couple, $95 for an individual and $35 for non-tasters and good for all days so you can go one day or all three days.  

Lights on the River
Lights on the River

The Village of Owego sparkles with holiday spirit during this popular annual festival. Visitors are invited to enjoy an evening filled with family-friendly activities, including a visit from Santa & Mrs. Claus, strolling musicians, decorated trees, carolers, live reindeer, ice carvers, an exciting, riverside fireworks show, and much more!

Christmas in Moravia
Christmas in Moravia

Ring in this year's Christmas in Moravia,  celebrating with the lighting of the community tree! Ceremony starts at 6pm followed by

caroling, FREE cocoa & cider, sponsored by Summerhill Brewing, FREE Donuts by Get Baked Fingerlakes! 

Feast of the Seven Fishes
The Calamari Sisters

THE CALAMARI SISTERS' FEAST OF THE SEVEN FISHES

Delphine and Carmela are thrilled to announce that they have been crowned ambassadors for the Brooklyn Navy Yards, and as such they’re entrusted with bringing the "Bi-Annual Fishacopia Christmas Festival and Cock Fight" to other cities. Good news! Auburn has been selected!! So get your tickets to The Calamari Sisters’ brand new Christmas show full of classic holiday songs, new recipes, and yes - even a cock fight. In typical Calamari fashion, there will be more chaos than Christmas in this nonstop laugh riot but Delphine and Carmela are determined to make the festival a success and present their award winning “Seven Fishes in Seven Minutes!” Will they get to do it or are they dead in the water?

Black and gray photograph
December '23 Gallery Night @ Grayhaven Motel

Join us at The Grayhaven Motel to celebrate the new works of photographer Gwen Bullock. 

Event Date Between
End Date (field_event_end_date)
30
Nov 2023
Thru
10
Dec 2023
In this encore episode of Walk in the Park (from January, 2016), we visit several area gorges and compare photos taken for tourist stereographs w
PEGASYS Studio (not open to public), 612 W. Green Street
Stream online anytime. On TV, 9 pm Thursdays, 3 pm Fridays, 9 am & 5 pm Saturdays, 9:30 am & 5 pm Sundays, both weeks
01
Dec 2023
Thru
03
Dec 2023
December 1-3, 2023, 
Franklin Street
December 1 at 12 noon
(877)-536-2717
01
Dec 2023
The Village of Owego sparkles with holiday spirit during this popular annual festival. Visitors are invited to enjoy an evening filled with family-friendly activities, including a visit from Santa & Mrs.
Downtown Owego
5 pm
01
Dec 2023
Thru
10
Dec 2023
Ring in this year's Christmas in Moravia,  celebrating with the lighting of the community tree! Ceremony starts at 6pm followed by
119 Main St.
6:00 PM
01
Dec 2023
Thru
03
Dec 2023
THE CALAMARI SISTERS' FEAST OF THE SEVEN FISHES
8 Exchange St
Multiple Times
01
Dec 2023
Join us at The Grayhaven Motel to celebrate the new works of photographer Gwen Bullock. 
657 Elmira Rd
4 PM
(607)-272-6434