Feb. 10th & 17th – Open Mic Night – Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn. Open Mic Night features music and spoken word from local and regional talent in a relaxed café. www.auburnpublictheater.org 315-253-6669
February 11, 6 – 7 PM – CULINARY CLASS: Chocolate – at Mirbeau Inn and Spa, Skaneateles
A demonstration of how to use chocolate for a savory application.
Reservations & more information visit http://www.mirbeau.com or (315) 685-5006
February 13th, 2015 – FREE Valentine’s Wine and Chocolate Tasting – 73 Eastern Blvd, Canandaigua NY 14424
Join Andy from Empire Wine Merchants North as he pours a tasty mix of wines for you to pair with delicious chocolates from Sweet Expressions! PromisQous Wine Monogomy Wine Banfi Rosa Regale Relax Pink Pinot Grigio Lakewood Port Website: http://www.ryanswine.com
February 13, 14 & 15 – 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM VALENTINE’S DAY DINNER. Celebrate Valentines at Mirbeau Inn & Spa, Skaneateles
$175.00 per couple inclusive of tax & gratuity. Reservations strongly recommended. (315) 685-5006. vie thecomplete menu at http://www.mirbeau.com
February 13, 14 & 15 – 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM. VALENTINE’S DAY DINNER Joelle’s French Bistro, Skaneateles featuring a tasting of four appetizes on one plate,the choice of one of four entrees and a dessert plate. $69.95/person. Seating is limited. For reservations call, 685-3063. visit http://www.joellesfrenchbistro.com
February 13 & 14 VALENTINE’S DAY DINNER: Sherwood Inn, Skaneateles serving dinner from 5 PM – 10 PM Specials running both days that include delicious seafood as well as filet mignon. Call (315) 685-3405 for reservations and more information or visit http://www.thesherwoodinn.com
February 14 VALENTINE’S DAY DINNER: Hilton Garden Inn Auburn, 74 State St. Auburn
4-course dinner featuring Caprese Salad, Classic Cioppino, Whole Maine Lobster and Kobe Beef London Broil, NY Style Cheese cake or Chocolate Torte and Bottle of Wine or Champagne!
For reservations, please call (315) 515-3162
Feb. 14th – Valentine’s Day Sparkling Wine Dinner – Aurora Inn, 391 Main St., Aurora. Toast http://www.innsofaurora.com 315-364-8888
Feb. 14th – Comedian Sam Morril – Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn. Sam Morril, one of the fastest rising comics in New York City, is also one of the best joke writers in the scene today. How do you know that’s true? Because he is writing this bio, and he wouldn’t lie about that to get extra work. He won March Madness 2010 at Comix, has performed in a Friars Roast, and was featured in a 4-page spread in the Daily News as “one of the four funniest in New York?” He then won the Laughing Skull Festival in Atlanta, beating out over 600 applicants. Sam was recently named a 2011 “Comic to Watch” by Comedy Central. His comedy can be heard on Sirius XM radio, and he’s a regular at all the top clubs in the city, all at the tender and supple age of 25. Come see Sam before his ego gets too big to do small rooms. Tickets $15, 8pm. http://www.auburnpublictheater.org 315-253-6669
February 19th, 2300° Countdown – Corning Museum of Glass, Corning NY
Free & open to the public. Great food & drink, live music & glassmaking. At 2300°F, hot glass gets interesting—and so do things at The Corning Museum of Glass. Enjoy glassmaking demonstrations, live music, and great food and drink. Free and open to the public. Live Glassmaking See world class glassmakers give special live demonstrations on the Innovations Stage throughout the evening. Live Music Enjoy the sounds of great musical entertainment as they bring their own unique sounds to the Auditorium and Innovations Stages. 2300° GlassMarket Sale Take 23% off your purchase in the GlassMarket, beginning at 5 pm through the event. Offer valid on all non-sale items. Hot Food and Cold Drinks Round Out the Night Complimentary hors d’oeuvres and soft drinks are available. Heartier fare is also available for purchase. Free shuttle bus service from the Museum’s I-86 parking lot is available. 5:30-7:30 pm
February 21st, 2015 “Argentinean Wine Dinner” – The Inns of Aurora – 391 Main Street
Explore Argentina with a five paired course dinner ! 6:30pm $75++/person Reservations please. 315-364-8888 Website: http://www.innsofaurora.com
February 21st – Shen Yun Performing Arts – 885 EAST MAIN STREET, ROCHESTER, NY 14605
All-new 2015 program with live orchestra Saturday, February 21 @ 7:30pm Sunday, February 22 @ 2:00pm Price: $53 – $123 HEAVENLY REALMS and timeless legends spring to life through classical Chinese dance. Dazzling costumes, thunderous battle drums, and powerful flips fill the stage with color and energy. Exquisite melodies and animated backdrops uplift your spirit and transport you to another world. Compassion, loyalty, and virtue lie at the heart of traditional Chinese culture. Almost lost under communist rule in China, this glorious heritage is finally being revived and shared with the world. Experience the wonder of authentic Chinese culture. Experience Shen Yun! For additional Shen Yun videos and reviews, please visit: http://www.shenyun.com/videos – See more at: http://rbtl.org/events.aspx?date=2/21/2015#sthash.4JlU7VKr.dpuf http://www.ticketmaster.com/venueartist/164/1354996 Website: http://www.rbtl.org
February 26th, Dancing Pros – Live at Rochester Broadway Theatre League, 885 EAST MAIN STREET, ROCHESTER, NY 14605
Dancing Pros Live! Thursday, February 26, 2015 @ 7:30pm Price: $37.50 – $77.50 The world’s finest dancers will battle it out on stage and the audience will choose the winner! Starring Edyta Sliwinska, from “Dancing with the Stars,” and Chelsie Hightower, from “Dancing with the Stars” and “So You Think You Can Dance,” this unforgettable live dancing competition is hosted by Alan Thicke, star of the hit TV show “Growing Pains.” For the first time together on stage, audiences across the country will see professional dancers from “Dancing with the Stars,” “So You Think You Can Dance” and dance champions from around the world compete with one another for top prize! Watch in awe as they perform a variety of dance styles including Cha-Cha, Waltz, Tango, Swing, Freestyle Samba and the Jitterbug. Using electronic voting remotes, the audience will become part of the show and vote for their favorite couple. Unlike reality TV shows, there is no waiting until next week for results; the winning couple is announced at the end of the show! Audiences will be dazzled by amazing caliber celebrity and professional dancers, singers from “American Idol” or “The Voice,” a glamorous set, stunning costumes, group numbers and unbelievable dance moves! From high voltage kicks to seductive strides, these famed competitors demand everyone’s attention as they rival one another on the dance floor for a chance to win the vote! People magazine hailed “Top notch dancing from the best in the world and a live fan vote for the winner. If you like “Dancing with the Stars,” you’ll love the drama, excitement and unpredictability of Dancing Pros.” http://www.DancingProsLive.com. Dancing Pros tickets Website: http://www.rbtl.org
February 27th & 28th, Moonlight Trail Ride – Painted Bar Stables – 4093 Lake Street Burdett NY 14818 Painted Bar Stables offers a once in a lifetime experience: Moonlight Trail Rides. Explore the winter wonderland by the light of the full moon. This memory making romantic adventure only gets more beautiful as the moonbeams reflect off of the snow as your horse walks through the crisp night. Dates for upcoming moonlight rides are: March 1 @ 6:00pm April 3 – April 5 @ 8:00pm May 1 – May 3 @ 8:30pm Request your Moonlight Trail Ride at http://www.paintedbarstables.com your loved one with this limited menu four-course dinner. Each course will be paired with a sparkling wine from around the globe-from sparkling whites, to reds, to rosés. Reservations recommended. $100 ++/person, seating 5:00 – 10:00 pm.
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