Summer is here in the Finger Lakes!! The air is warm and smells so sweet! We’d love to have you spend sometime with us at 10 Fitch Luxurious Romantic Inn. There are so many things to do and see around us, here are some I found that might interest you and your honey <3
June 27th – July 16th – Cherry Picking at Varick Winery, 5102 State Route 89, Cayuga Wine Trail, Romulus, NY. Rain or Shine. 9:30am-6:00pm. Enjoy sweet and sour cherry picking. Call for conditions & availability. Admission: Call for price of cherries. Phone: 315-549-8797 . Check out www.varickwinery.com for more information.
June 29th – July 20th – From Here to Eternity, Merry Go Round Playhouse, 6877 East Lake Road, Auburn, NY. The US premiere will launch right here in Auburn! It’s 1941 in Honolulu, Hawaii. The men of G Company are restless and disgruntled. One of their own, the rebellious but soulful Private Prewitt falls for escort club girl, Lorene and his platoon sergeant embarks on a dangerous affair of forbidden love with his commander’s wife. Rated R (Adult themes and strong language). Click here to Buy Tickets!
July 1st – Garden Series featuring Under Construction, Trealeaven by King Ferry Winery, 658 Lake Road, King Ferry, NY. Celebrate summer and swing into the weekends with live music every Friday at Treleaven’s Garden Concert Series. Enjoy delicious wine or craft beer while the tunes carry your cares away! Friday, July 1st will feature Under Construction, an Ithaca-based dance band featuring exceptional male and female vocals and harmonies with a mix of rock, blues, country, originals, funk, 50s & 60s and much more! In case of bad weather, please call the winery at 315-364-5100 for last minute announcements. Alcohol purchased off-site may not be brought on-site. Admission is free. 6:00 – 9:00 pm. Check out http://www.treleavenwines.com/events-calendar/ for more info!
July 2nd – July 3rd – 2016 Syracuse Jazz Fest, 4585 West Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse, NY. The quintessential annual music festival & the largest free jazz fest east of the Mississippi! Come enjoy beautiful music at this outdoor festival. Gates open at 3:00pm each day; general admission seating only. Headlining is the great Aretha Franklin, with performances by Wynton Marsalis & The Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra, Buckwheat Zydeco, Lake Street Drive, AppleJazz, The Upstate Burners, Noteified, City of Syracuse Parks & Rec All Star Band. Gates open 3pm. Admission: Free. Check out http://syracusejazzfest.com for more information.
July 2nd – August 17th – Sterling Renaissance Festival, 15385 Farden Road, Sterling, NY. Elizabethan festival with live theater, music, dancing, hand-crafted wares and games, 10:00 am – 7:00 pm. Weekends only, rain or shine. Check out the website at http://sterlingfestival.com/ for tickets and information or call 1-800-879-4444.
July 3rd – Fourth of July Fireworks Celebration, Colloca Estate Winery, 14678 West Bay Road, Sterling, NY. You’ll have front row seats along the 900 feet of Colloca Estate Waterfront for the Ring of Fire and Fireworks along with the rockin’ sounds of the Billionaires all evening long! Food, Beer and Wine will be available for purchase. Feel free to bring your own lawn chairs or blanket for the fireworks and seating will be on a first come, first served basis. Gates open at 11:00 am. Music starts at 7:00 pm. Ring of Fire at 9:00 pm. Fireworks at 10:00 pm. Music Continues after the Fireworks until midnight . Admission is FREE. Parking is $10 after 7:00 pm after the band starts. Check out www.westbaywine.com or call 315-947-2069.
July 3rd – July 5th – Fourth of July Celebration, Fair Haven, NY.
7/3 – Mile Long Parade down Main St. 7:00 pm. Chicken BBQ, carnival and live entertainment follow in Cayuga Street Park after parade on Thursday, and at 5:00 pm Friday & Saturday
7/4 – Noon. Decorated kayaks to yachts parade about Little Sodus Bay
7/3 – 7/5 – Arts & Crafts Fair, entertainment and food vendors at the Village Park: 10:00 am-dark
7/5 – 5K WalkRun – Hospice of the Finger Lakes – 8:00am registration. Bayside Cruisers Classic Car Show 9am-5pm. Street Rods & Restorations in parking lot near fire house.. Band concert at Village Park at 7:30 pm. Fireworks – Wall of Fire followed at 10:00 pm by a spectacular display of fireworks over the Bay. Check out http://www.fairhavenny.com/calendar.html or call 315- 947-5737 for more information.
July 4th – 4th of July Owasco Fire Department Community Field Days 90th Celebration! Owasco Fire Department, #1 Headquarters, 7174 Owasco Road, Auburn, NY. Chicken BBQ 11:00 am – ? Parade 2:00 pm. Live music throughout the day after the parade and prize drawing at 5:30 pm. Donation: $10.00, need not be present to win. Check out https://www.facebook.com/OwascoFD/?fref=ts or call 315-253-9197 for more information.
July 5th – August 31st – City Summer Concert Series, 100 South Herman Ave., Auburn, NY. Various Parks in Auburn: Hoopes Park, 100 South Herman Avenue. Market Street Park, 55 Market Street. Clifford Field Park, 81 Mary Street. Tuesday evening’s location is Hoopes Park with music from 6:30 – 8:30 pm followed by family-friendly movies. Thursdays, the location is Market Street Park, with music from 6:30 – 8:30 pm, and some Wednesday evening performances will be staged at Clifford Field and other rotating City parks, same timeframe. Click Here for dates and times and places!
July 8th – July 9th – 24th Annual New York State Blues Festival, South Clinton Street, Syracuse, NY. FREE FESTIVAL featuring Butch Trucks (drummer for Allman Brothers), Sister Sparrow, Sonny Landreth, Brandon Santini, Toronzo Cannon, and lots more. 12pm – 11pm. Admission: free. Check out http://www.nysbluesfest.com for more info!
July 8th – Buttonwood Deck Party, 5986 State Route 89, Romulus, NY. 7:00 – 10:00 PM, featuring The Destination: a 9-pc. dance band with its musical focus in the genres of R&B, Latin influenced material, Swing and Funk/Disco. BBQ, wine, beer, hard cider, and wine slushies available for purchase. $3 per person. Check out www.buttonwoodgrove.com for more information!
July 8th – July 10th – Annual NY Lavender Festival, OlFactory Farm, 12972 Upton Road, Red Creek, NY. Pick lavender from the field, enjoy musical entertainment, informational speakers, craft artisans, wine tasting, hands on workshops and more. 9:30am-5pm. Check out http://www.nylavenderfestival.com for more info!
July 9th & July 10th – Lockwood Lavender Farm Festival, 1682 West Lake Road, Skaneateles, NY. 9am to 5pm. Free and open to the public. Bring your wallet if you want to pick your own bouquet, purchase lavender products or participate in arts and crafts. Check out http://lockwoodfarm.blogspot.com for more information.
July 13th – Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival Presents : Austen’s Pride, 4245 East Ave, Rochester, NY. A romantic musical comedy for the entire family! As the compelling love story of Elizabeth Bennet and Fitzwilliam Darcy unfolds, Austen learns to see both the story and herself in a new light. Call (315) 255-1785 or 1-800-457-8897 or check out http://fingerlakesmtf.com/2016-season/index.html, for more information.
July 14th – July 30th – Auburn Public Theater Presents: ‘Til Death Do Us Part: Late Nite Catechism 3, 8 Exchange Street, Auburn, NY. Sister is now offering up hilarious lessons on the Sacraments of Marriage and Last Rites, including her own wacky version of the Newlywed Game. Thursdays at 2pm & 7:30pm, Fridays at 8pm, Saturdays at 2pm & 8pm. Tickets: $35. Call 315-253-6669 for more information or visit www.auburnpublictheater.org/
July 15th – July 17th – Finger Lakes Wine Festival presented by Yancy’s Fancy New York Artisan Cheese, 2790 County Route 16, Watkins Glen, NY. The Finger Lakes Wine Festival offers the largest showcase of wines produced in New York State with over 80 wineries paired with regional artisans, live music, culinary classes and cooking demonstrations. Check out www.flwinefest.com for more information!
July 16th – Varick Winery Chocoholics Celebration, Varick Winery, 5102 State Route 89, Cayuga Lake Wine Trail, Romulus, NY. Celebrate National Milk Chocolate Day and indulge your sweet tooth with complimentary milk chocolate treats. Admission: Free. $4.00 to taste six wines. Phone: 315-549-8797. 9:30am-6:00pm. Check out www.varickwinery.com for more information.
July 17th – Tiffany Sunday Concert Series Presents: Anne Adessa and Off the Cuff, Willard Memorial Chapel, 17 Nelson Street, Auburn, NY. Sunday at 2pm, admission $10 per person unless otherwise noted. Children 12 and under are free. Call 315-252-0339 to purchase tickets or visit http://www.willard-chapel.org/Events.html for more information.
July 21st – July 24th – Mackenzie-Childs Barn Sale 2016, 3260 State Route 90, Aurora, NY. 8:00am til 6:00pm. Come rain or shine, it’s all covered! Up to 80% off ceramics, enamelware, glassware, furniture, lighting, rugs, holiday and more! Limited quantities available. Check out their website at https://www.mackenzie-childs.com/events for more details!
July 23rd – Classic Car Show & 19th Anniversary Celebration, Goose Watch Winery, 5480 State Route 89, Romulus, NY. Enjoy the beauty of classic cars along our lake view vineyards in addition to live music, arts and craft vendors, lawn games, and a special sale on select wines. Admission is free with wine and BBQ food for purchase! 1:00pm to 6:00pm. Check out http://goosewatch.com/events/classic-car-show/ or call 315-549-2599 for more info!
July 23rd – 5th Annual Finger Lakes Cheese Festival, 4970 County Road 14, Odessa, NY. Pack up your friends, the kids, a cooler and even your dogs (on leashes please) and head to the 5th Anniversary Finger Lakes Cheese Festival, a fun-filled family day of food, music, animals, games, classes and more — once again at our member farm, Sunset View Creamery — just south of Watkins Glen. Think of it as a big summer family picnic meets a farm market! Plus, being our 5th Anniversary we have lots of surprises in store!! Admission is $5 per adult, kids 12 and under free. Paid attendees will receive a complimentary shopping bag! Check out http://www.flcheesetrail.com/cheese-festival.html for more info!
July 27th – August 17th – Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival Presents: Crazy For You, Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, 6877 E Lake Rd, Auburn NY. All Singin’, All Dancing’! Take a down and out tycoon, a theatre in need of saving, a slew of leggy show girls and a bunch of rednecks from Nevada and you have the makings of a song and dance extravaganza. Rated PG. Call (315) 255-1785 or 1-800-457-8897 or check out http://fingerlakesmtf.com/2016-season/index.html for more information.
July 28th – July 30th – Brantling Bluegrass Festival, 4015 Fish Farm Road, Sodus, NY. The Brantling Bluegrass Festival features three jam-packed days of great bluegrass music from some of the top national, regional and local bands. Camping; instrumental, food and craft vendors, stocked bass pond, Hula Hoop contest, BBQ. Check out http://www.brantlingbluegrass.com for more information.
July 30th – Fifty Mile Garage Sale! Route 90, Cayuga Lake, NY. Sales galore along Scenic by-way Route 90, along Cayuga Lake from Montezuma to Homer. Start in any direction, BBQ and hot dog sales readily available. 8AM – 4PM last weekend in July. Call 800-499-9615 for more information or visit http://tourcayuga.com/finding-your-way/route-90-garage-sale/
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