Monday, October 24, 2016

Auburn, NY - November 1st - 30th, Events in the Finger Lakes Near 10 Fitch

According to data from Twitter, the Spanish are more likely to tweet “Te amo” (I love you) in November than in any other month. Wonder why that is? It is an interesting fact! Maybe with the holidays coming upon us, we start to feel more “lovey” than we had during the summer? November is a wonderful time to bring your honey to 10 Fitch to relax and be pampered together. Give us a call, we’d love to take care of you!

Here are some events going on around our town during the month of November:

Nov. 1st - Nov. 6th - A Living Legacy : Arts of the Haudenosaunee Exhibit, Cayuga Museum203 Genesee Street, Auburn, NY. A Living Legacy: Arts of the Haudenosaunee will feature original art from more than a dozen artists from the Six Nations of the Iroquois Confederacy. Working in customary media such as beadwork and corn husks, as well as modern media like photography, these artists bring their cultural backgrounds to their art in both traditional and unexpected ways. Paintings from Kristina McLeod, antler carvings from Hayden Haynes, baskets from Penelope Minner and paintings by Mike Jones are just a few of the artists and media represented. The Cayuga Museum is open Tuesday through Sunday, noon to 5:00 p.m. Admission is FREE for museum members and children under 12, non-members are $5. Check out their website at or call 315-253-8051 for more information.

Nov. 2nd - Movies at the Mack: Season IV, Theater Mack, 203 Genesee Street, Auburn, NY. Featuring International Visionaries such as Henri-Georges Clouzot – Diabolique (1955). This ongoing film seminar gives an overview of classic American cinema from the Hollywood Golden Age of the 1940s to the 1960s. $3 admission. 2:00pm  and 7:00 pm. Check out or call 315-253-8051 for more info!

Nov. 2nd - Nov. 19th - Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival Presents : Smokey Joe’s CafeMerry-Go-Round Playhouse, 6877 East Lake Road, Auburn, NY. A song and dance rollercoaster of rock, R&B, jazz and a whole lotta soul! With songs like “Hound Dog,” “Fools Fall In Love,” “Stand By Me,” “Jailhouse Rock” and 35 more, this electrifying musical blows the roof off and brings the house down. Join us in November and relive a golden age in American music and culture. Nominated for 7 Tony Awards. Rated PG. Call (315) 255-1785 or check out for more information and tickets!

Nov. 3rd - Live Music: Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams, Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange Street, Auburn, NY. Multi-instrumentalist-vocalist Larry Campbell and singer-guitarist Teresa Williams have rocked many a venue, as both center stage performers and invaluable assets to world class acts. A shortlist of artists who’ve benefited from their talents, live and in studios, reads like a Who’s Who of Music Icons: Bob Dylan (Larry spent eight years on the Never Ending Tour), Paul Simon, Little Feat, Hot Tuna, Phil Lesh, Emmylou Harris, Sheryl Crow, Mavis Staples, and, for one miraculous seven-year stretch, Levon Helm. 7:30 pm. Tickets $25 advance/ $28 at the door. Check out APT’s website at or call 315-253-6669 for info and tickets!

Nov. 5th - Monarchs & Milkweed, Sterling Nature Center, 15380 Jenzvold Road, Sterling, NY. Join us for a presentation on the Monarch Butterfly, its plight, and their need for milkweed plants. The Monarch Butterfly presentation will be followed with the creation of milkweed seed-orbs for fall planting that you will make and take home to help the butterflies. Some pre-made seed-orbs will be available for purchase through the gift shop if you do not want to make your own and get your hands dirty. There is a $3 per person fee to cover materials and pre-registration is required by November 2. 1:00 pm. Call 315-947-6143 to register and for more information.

Nov. 11th - Live Music: Ceili Rain, Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange Street, Auburn, NY. Ceili Rain is an original, innovative band of pop-rock music with a dash of Celtic/Irish flavor and a subtle, but sincere, uplifting/joyful message. The band is led by front man, Bob Halligan Jr. As a songwriter, he has had over 140 songs recorded by well-known rock artists including Cher, Michael Bolton, Judas Priest, KISS, Kathy Mattea, Bob Carlisle, Rebecca St. James, Jump 5, Maire Brennan and countless other. 8:00 pm. Tickets $20 advance/ $25 at the door. Check out APT’s website at or call 315-253-6669 for tickets and more info!

Nov. 12th - Chambourcin, Chocolate, and Cheese Weekend, CJS Vineyards, 6900 Fosterville Road, Auburn, NY. CJS Vineyards pairs their unique, delicious Chambourcin wines with a variety of chocolates and local cheeses.  Noon - 4PM. Call 315-730-4619 or visit CJS Winery's website  for more details.

Nov. 18th - Nov. 20th - Holiday Shopping Spree, Cayuga Lake Wine Trail. Experience the holidays with all the hustle and bustle at our 23rd Annual Holiday Shopping Spree. You will receive a wine glass, a grapevine wreath, and an ornament from each winery. You will also take home a Shopper's Discount Card and a recipe card from each winery as you enjoy holiday-inspired dishes while sipping fine wines. Check out Cayuga Lake Wine Trail website at, or call 800-684-5217 for more information.

Nov. 26th - Holiday Parade & Family Fun Day, Genesee Street, Auburn, NY. 3pm-7:30pm, Come downtown for family fun, with games & activities for children, horse & wagon rides and live music, then the Holiday Parade and float competition start at 6PM, followed by more live music, the City Tree Lighting Ceremony and visits with Santa in Genesee Center. FREE! Call the Auburn Business Improvement District at (315) 252-7874 for more info or visit

Nov. 26th - Nov. 27th - Syracuse Thanksgiving Antiques Show, Empire Expo Center, NYS Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Boulevard, Syracuse, NY. Since 1981. Over 200 exhibitors from throughout the Northeast bring a wide variety of antiques and collectibles, furniture, glassware, jewelry, china, ephemera, advertising items, toys and sports collectibles. Saturday, 9am - 5pm, Sunday, 10am - 5pm. Call (315) 686-5789 for more information.

Monday, September 26, 2016

Auburn, NY - October 1st - October 31st, Events in the Finger Lakes Near 10 Fitch

A weekend away is what you both need :) The month of October is the perfect time to do just that. Come to 10 Fitch Luxurious Romantic Inn and be pampered, relax and enjoy this wonderful time of year in the Finger Lakes! The color changing of the leaves on all our beautiful trees is a sight to see, especially while enjoying the area wine trails. We’d love to help you set up a weekend or weekday away to enjoy our area and each other. 

Here are some events going on in and around Auburn, New York, during the month of October. 

Sept. 30th - Oct. 2nd - 34th Annual Great Downtown Ithaca Apple Harvest Festival, 171 E M.L.K. Jr. Street, Ithaca, NY. The 2016 Apple Harvest Festival hosts plenty of apples, local produce, fresh baked goods, family entertainment at every turn, games, rides, prizes and live performances on two stages. Apple Harvest Festival is a great introduction to the rich farm and artist community of Ithaca. Check out the Downtown Ithaca website for more info. Admission: Free

Oct. 1st - Oct. 2nd - The Great Cortland Pumpkinfest, Courthouse Park, Cortland, NY.
The festival offers something for everyone! Crafters, Children's Games, Entertainment, Food, 5K Race or Walk, Antique Tractors, Hay Rides, Tons of Pumpkins, Exhibits and Displays. Starts at 9am and admission is Free!  For more info, check out the festival's website:

Oct 1st - Nov. 26th - The McKenzie Tour at Finger Lakes Distilling, 4676 State Route 414, Burdett, NY. The tour lasts approximately 60 minutes and consists of a brief introductory video, a walking tour of the distillery, a sampling of three spirits, and a complimentary Finger Lakes Distilling glass. The focus of the tour will be on the production of McKenzie Whiskeys – grain handling, processing, fermenting, distilling, and barrel aging – though other spirits will be covered, as well. Check out their website at to sign up for their Saturday tours.

Oct. 5th - Oct. 19th -  Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival Presents - Tenderly: The Rosemary Clooney Musical, Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, 6877 East Lake Road, Auburn, NY. Scenes from Rosemary’s life, from childhood to adult. Celebrate the life and musical stylings of one of our country’s finest performers. Rated PG. Call (315) 255-1785 or 1-800-457-8897 or check out for tickets and more information.

Oct. 6th - 10X10=ART, The Schweinfurth Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn, NY. Support and celebrate the Schweinfurth Art Center and its 35th Anniversary! Opening event Thursday, 10/6/16 5:00 – 9:00 pm. Tickets: $35 member / $40 non-members. Tickets may be purchased online at or by calling the Art Center at 315-255-1553. Enjoy food, beverages, and live music. Open to ages 21 and up.Silent auction of all items with opening bid of $35. Artwork will be exhibited anonymously. Artist names will be revealed to the buyer. Items not sold will be available at silent auction held on          First Friday, 10/7/16 from 5:00 – 8:00 pm.

Oct. 7th - First Friday, Various Locations in Downtown Auburn, NY. Free. 5:00-8:00pm. For more information please contact BID @ 315-252-7874.

Oct. 8th - Auburn Farmer’s Co-op Market : Cider Weekend, Curley’s Parking Lot, 96 State Street, Auburn, NY. Enjoy autumn at the market with Cider Weekend from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm. Stick around to shop, the Market will be open regular hours. The market features vendors selling local honey, fresh vegetables, fruit, flowers, baked goods, syrup, cider, wine, meat, eggs, jam and more. Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, 7:00 am – 2:00 pm. Free parking! Check out or call 315-396-8871 for more information.

Oct. 8th - Oct. 10th - Letchworth Arts and Crafts Show & Festival, 1 Letchworth State Park, Castile, NY. Enjoy peak fall foliage at the spectacular "Grand Canyon of the East" along with the best in pottery, paintings, quilts and fiber arts, handcrafted jewelry, photography, furniture, decorative painting, dried floral pieces and more -- just in time for holiday gift shopping. Over 300 artisans display their wares along with plenty of food vendors and many other activities for the whole family. Live music performances and demonstrations are scheduled at 1 pm each day. Admission and parking for the craft show are always free with your $8 per car entry to the park. Handicapped parking is available along with curbside pickup of heavy purchases. Admission: $8/car (State Park Entrance Fee) Check out for more information.

Oct. 8th - Bristol Mountain Fall Festival, 5662 Route 64, Canandaigua, NY. 10 am - 5 pm. The
hills are alive with vibrant colors during a Finger Lakes autumn. Take a scenic Sky Ride to view the peak fall foliage, enjoy live music by local bands at the base area and at the summit, and visit wine, beer, spirits and food vendors along with unique craft vendors. If you don't want to ride to the top, take a hike up the mountain where you can still enjoy a spectacular view of the surrounding hills. Add to that the entertainment of the Scottish Highland Games competition held at the base of Bristol Mountain. Marvel at the determination and strength of dozens of competitors. Check out  for more information!

Oct. 8th - Harvest Festival, Treleaven by King Ferry Winery, 658 Lake Road, King Ferry, NY. Fall is our favorite time of year at Treleaven and we’re throwing a party to celebrate the season! Join us at Harvest Fest for free live music on both days, as well as tasty eats, craft beer and of course, award-winning wines. 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. Check out for more info!

Oct. 15th - Oct. 16th - The Salt City Fall Antiques Expo, Empire Expo Center, NYS Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd, Syracuse, NY. Since 1991, features over 225 exhibitors displaying and selling a wide variety of antiques and collectibles for the serious antique collector. Commercial Vendors, Designated Parking, Gate Admission, Handicapped Access, Public Transportation. Hours: Sat. 9am-6pm, Sun. 10am-5pm. Call (315)686-5789 for more information.

Oct. 16th - Tiffany Sunday Concert Series Presents: Lock 52 Jazz Trio, Willard Memorial Chapel, 17 Nelson Street, Auburn, NY. Sunday at 2pm, admission $10 per person unless otherwise noted. Children 12 and under are free. Refreshments served during a brief Intermission. Main parking lot off Nelson Street; fully accessible entrance & additional parking off Seymour Street. Tickets may be purchased at Willard Chapel, 17 Nelson Street, Auburn, NY during their regular office hours Tuesday-Friday 10am-4pm or call 315-252-0339. Visit for more information.

Oct. 21st Finger Lakes Beer Festival, NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Garage, 2790 County Route 16, Watkins Glen, NY. Noon till 5pm. Advance tickets, $35. Hosted inside heated facility (NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Garage)Finger Lakes Beer Trail and Watkins Glen International bring you over 30 New York State craft breweries and distilleries. Enjoy live music, food, beer and friends at this unique event. Each guest receives a commemorative sampling glass with tasting coupons. Check out for tickets and more info!

October 21st – 22nd Haunted History Tours of Auburn, Seward House Museum, 33 South St. Auburn NY 13021. Costumed guides take guests around the Seward House grounds and to the gates of Fort Hill Cemetery, sharing macabre tales of Victorian funeral practices, spectral encounters from Seward family lore, and other spooky accounts drawn from folklore and history. 6:00 and 7:00 pm. Museum open Tuesday – Saturday 10 am – 5 pm | Sunday (June - August) 1 - 5 pm. Admission: Museum members – Free Admission, Adults – $10.00, AAA/Senior Citizens/Military – $9.00, National Trust Members – $9.00, Students with ID – $5.00, Children under 6 – Free Admission. or  315-252-1283 for more information!

Oct. 22nd - Old Fashion Halloween, 6880 East Lake Road, Auburn, NY. 11am-4pm. Admission: Free (donations accepted) Bring the little ones to the Museum/Ed Center for an afternoon of old fashioned fun and entertainment. Visit the haunted herb garden or partake in the many activities for young and old. Face painting, coloring contests, pumpkin carving and much much more. All children are invited to come in costume and participate in the Grand Parade that will take place at 3 PM sharp. There will be Trick-or-Treating for all youth 12 and under throughout the museum. Costumes will be judged and prizes will be awarded.

Oct. 22nd - Chestnut Festival, Goose Watch Winery, 5480 State Route 89, Romulus, NY. Each fall we harvest the chestnuts grown right at Goose Watch Winery and host one of the biggest, most delicious celebrations of the year! Come enjoy LIVE music while you sample a variety of foods made from our own chestnuts. Enjoy a tasting of our wines and warm mulled wine and be sure to leave room for BBQ food from Thurston’s & ice cream from Cayuga Creamery! While you’re here you can also have fun playing lawn games while overlooking the beautiful fall foliage on Cayuga Lake! There is no admission fee with wine and food items available for purchase. Check out their website at for more info!

Oct. 29th - Auburn Farmer’s Co-op Market: Trick or Treat/closing dayCurley’s Parking Lot, 96 State Street, Auburn, NY. Enjoy the last day at the market with Trick or Treating from 9:00 am to  1:00 pm. Stick around to shop, the Market will be open regular hours. The market features vendors selling local honey, fresh vegetables, fruit, flowers, baked goods, syrup, cider, wine, meat, eggs, jam and more. 7:00 am – 2:00 pm. Free parking!