January in the Finger Lakes! Weather in the Finger Lakes this time of year is a bit unpredictable but no worries, we have a Winter Weather Cancellation Provision that can help alleviate some of your travel fears and regardless of the weather, 10 Fitch is a warm and cozy place that we’d love to share with you and your loved one. The house has 3 fireplaces on the main floor and each of our guest suites have fireplaces for your personal enjoyment also. There are many things to see and do in the Finger Lakes in January, here are some ideas for you.
Jan. 1st – Jan. 8th – Lights on the Lake, Onondaga Lake Park, Liverpool, NY. Since 1990, Two miles of breathtaking beauty await visitors at the Lights on the Lake. Open daily, this drive-through holiday light show transforms Onondaga Lake Park into a winter wonderland featuring larger than life displays and thousands of twinkling lights and has become a tradition for thousands of Central New York (and beyond) families. Gate Admission, 5pm – 10pm. Call 315-451-7275 for more information.
Jan. 1st – Jan. 8th – Quilts=Art=Quilts, Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn, NY. Quilts=Art=Quilts is the Schweinfurth Art Center’s 32nd annual juried quilt exhibition. The Art Center has long recognized the importance of quilts as a visual medium, and has been presenting quilts in an art gallery setting since 1981. Check out the art center’s website @ www.myartcenter.org or call 315-255-1553 for more info.
Jan. 7th – January Murder Mystery : Fiddler on the Loose! Dinner Theater, WCNY Studios, 415 W. Fayette St., Syracuse, NY. Milkman, Skeevya, and his family have been forced to leave their village of Havavodka and immigrate to America. The quaint Russian countryside has been replaced by the bright lights of New York City and the old world traditions have been replaced by the new world permissions. Skeevya now has a new job with the Russian mafia! At last he is a rich man but how long can it last? Show starts @ 6pm. Check out http://www.wcny.org/events/fiddler-on-the-loose-2/ for tickets and dinner information.
Jan. 7th – Owl Prowl, Sterling Nature Center, 15380 Jenzvold Road, Sterling, NY. Nesting season is beginning for the great horned owls. Join Naturalist Jim D’Angelo for an indoor introduction to the great-horned owl and other New York State owls. Then venture out on an owl prowl looking and listening for the nocturnal king of the sky. Please remember to dress for the weather and snowshoes will be available if needed. 4:00 pm. Check out the nature center’s website @ firstname.lastname@example.org or www.cayugacounty.us, or call 315-947-6143.
Jan. 7th – Krish Mohan, Comedian, Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange Street, Auburn, NY. Krish is a socially conscious Indian stand-up comedian and writer who regularly performs at small theaters, bars, comedy clubs, colleges and DIY venues across the country. He focuses on idea based stand-up tackling race, religion, immigration, relationships, political and social issues. With his quirky attitude, charming personality, and intelligent humor, Krish captivates and engages audiences of all backgrounds. Main Stage, 8:00 pm. Tickets: Advance: $15.00; Door: $17.00; Student Rush: $10.00. For more information, check out www.auburnpublictheater.org or call 315-253-6669.
Jan. 14th– Finger Lakes Beer Dinner, 391 Main Street, Aurora, NY. With over 50 micro-breweries, the Finger Lakes is home to a thriving craft beer community. From intense IPAs to easy-drinking lagers, the beers of our neighbors in and around Aurora have won acclaim both regionally and nationally. This paired dinner brings together some of our favorite local beers and their brewers, including Joe Shelton and Mark Grimaldi from Aurora Ale & Lager Co., Tom and Carrie Thompson from Bottomless Brewing, Derric Slocum from Lunkenheimer Craft Brewing Company, and Garrett Shepherd from the Good Shepherds Brewing Company. Pre-dinner reception begins at 6:30 p.m. Please call 315.364.8888 for reservations. $85 per person, including tax & gratuity.
Jan. 21st– Winterfest 2017, Rooster Fish Brewing, 111 North Franklin Street, Watkins Glen, NY. online and at the Rooster Fish Brewing Tasting Room and Wildflower Crooked Rooster beginning November 21.Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferrable. WinterFest 2017 is an all-weather event.
5-10pm. Live Music, Local Food & Vendors, Heated Tent / Firepits, Entertainment, Revelry, Fun! Tickets will be available
Jan. 21st – Jan. 22nd – Salt City Winter Antique Show, Empire Expo Center, NYS Fair Grounds, 581 State Fair Blvd, Syracuse, NY. Features over 275 selected exhibitors displaying and selling a wide variety of antiques and collectibles. Hours : 9-5pm. Admission Charge. Call 315-824-2462 for more information.
Jan. 21st – Jan. 22nd – 7th Annual Chili and Wine Tasting @ JD Wine Cellars, 1342 Eddy Road, Macedon, NY. 12pm-5pm. The chili tasting will feature 2 homemade chili dishes expertly paired with JD Wine Cellars wines(or non-alcoholic juices). Guests can select an additional 3 wines to sample while visiting the tasting room this weekend. Tickets for this event are $10.00/person or $5.00/person for JD Wine Cellars Case Club Members. Check out the winery’s website @ https://jdwinecellars.com/events for more information.
Jan. 28th – Skaneateles Winterfest : Ice Walk&Demonstration, Village of Skaneateles, NY. Ice Sculptures on display throughout the Village. Ice carving demonstration in Clift Park. Weather Permitting. Check out Skaneateles Winterfest Facebook page @ https://www.facebook.com/Skaneateles-Winterfest-137005469740385/ for more information!
Jan. 28th – Skaneateles Winterfest : Taste of Skaneateles, Clift Park, West Genesee Street, Skaneateles, NY. Over 50 tastings throughout the Village of Skaneateles! 11:30am-3:00pm. More information on Skaneateles Winterfest can be found on http://www.skaneateles.com.
Jan. 29th – Both Ends of the Rainbow & Three Lakes Sampler 2017, Schweinfurth Art Center, 205 Genesee Street, Auburn, NY. This annual exhibit showcases artwork by regional students and senior citizens. The exhibit will feature approximately 1,000 pieces of artwork from K-12th grade students and seniors in Cayuga County and the surrounding region. The opening reception will be on Sunday, January 29, from Noon – 5:00 pm.Call 315-255-1553 for more information.
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