Monday, April 17, 2017

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





Spring is springing here at 10 Fitch! The birds are chirping and the flowers are blooming too! We’d love to pamper you and your loved one for a few days, or even one evening. Here are some events that are going on in and around our town, Auburn, New York, during the month of May : 


May 5th - 7th - Annual Wine & Herb Festival : Potted Herb & Veggie & Plants, Cayuga Lake Wine Trail, 2770 Ernsberger Road, Romulus, NY. Drink. Eat. Garden Repeat. Get a head start on your herb garden. Collect the potted herbs and veggies featured in all 16 food samples along with the matching recipe collection. As you savor herb-prepared cuisine, you’ll be offered a wine that compliments that dish and be able to take home the recipes, so that you can be the highlight at your next get together. You’ll also be offered up to 3 additional wine tastings. At the end of the event, hand in your ticket to be eligible to win one of our Grand Prizes: The Hotel Ithaca; Finger Lakes Winery Tours; Deerhead Lakeside Restaurant & Bar; Cobtree Vacation Rental Resort; La Tourelle; Cayuga Lake Cabins; 34 State "Historic Luxury Suites;" 10 Fitch Luxurious Romantic Inn.  Friday 1:00 – 5:00 pm at Montezuma, Treleaven, Long Point and Six Mile Creek only; Saturday and Sunday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm at all 16 wineries. To purchase tickets and for more information, check out www.cayugawinetrail.com or call 800-684-5217.


May 5th - May 14th - LOC Spring Sportfishing Derby, Lake Ontario, Fair Haven, NY. Adult & youth derby categories include salmon, brown, lake, rainbow or steelhead trout and walleye, prizes. Check out http://www.loc.org/ or call 1-888-733-5246 for more information.

May 6th - May 7th - Keuka in Bloom, Keuka Lake Wine Trail. Treat yourself to the best of magnificent Keuka Lake at the height of Spring.  A tremendous bargain, every year a sell-out!  Each winery will offer samples of world-class vintages and herb-inspired foods.  Ticket holders will also receive at each winery one flower and one herb, each in a 4" pot and ready to plant. Tour all seven wineries and return home with fabulous wines, great recipes and the following 14 plants just in time for Spring gardening!  Event hours: Saturday & Sunday 10am-5pm. For more information and to purchase tickets, please check out Keuka Lake Wine Trail’s website at http://www.keukawinetrail.com/Signature-Events/Keuka-in-Bloom.

May 6th - Orchestra of the Southern Finger Lakes - May Concert at the Corning Museum of Glass, 1 Museum Way, Corning, NY. Julie Eskar, Violin, Guest Soloist, Concertmaster for the Danish National Chamber Orchestra. 7:30pm. For tickets, buy online at http://www.clemenscenter.com/event/orchestra-of-the-southern-finger-lakes-may-concert-at-the-corning-museum-of-glass/ or call the Clemens Center box office at 607-734-8191.

May 7th - East Hill’s 4th Annual Amazing Race, Auburn, NY. Registration for East Hill’s 2017 Amazing Race is now open online at www.easthillsamazingrace.com! Set to take place on Sunday, May 7th, the leisurely competition will once again challenge 2-person teams to trek through downtown Auburn, visit different stations and undertake an assortment of interesting and fun challenges. Registration is $40 per team and includes participant t-shirts, goody bags and admission.  Registration is open until April 20th, and all details can be found at www.easthillsamazingrace.com. For more information about competing, sponsoring or becoming a station, please contact Danielle at 315.253.6796, ext. 509.





May 12th - May 21st - Rochester Lilac Festival, Highland Park180 Reservoir Avenue, Rochester, NY. Thousands of fragrant lilacs, over 100 musical acts featuring national headliners, a wine & chocolate tasting, craft brew festival, parade, kids rides, entertainment and more. 10:30am-8:30pm. Admission: Free! For more information, check out http://www.rochesterevents.com/lilac-festival/




May 13th - Mother’s Day Weekend Riesling Celebration, CJS Vineyards, 6900 Fosterville Road, Auburn, NY. Treat Mom to a vertical Riesling tasting of our new and vintage Rieslings. Mothers get free tasting. Wine tasting fee of $3.00 per person applies except where indicated for the event. Noon – 5:00 pm. The vineyards website is wine@cjsvineyards.com or call 315-730-4619 for more information!

May 13th - Modern Mother’s Day Getaway, Miles Wine Cellars, 168 Randall Crossing Road, Nimrod, NY. Is your Mother Chic, Trendy, and Fashionable? Maybe you are looking for something fun and exciting to celebrate Mom this Mother’s Day? Spoil her with all things Fashionable as you enjoy a Mother’s Day Getaway to Seneca Lake this year. Relax with Signature Wine Drinks paired with light appetizers, and be spoiled with this Beautiful Brooch’s (that you create with Instruction provided), and lovely fashion scarves! Learn the trending new ways to wear your scarves all while incorporating your chic, sophisticated, and elegant new Brooch.  Cost: $25.00 per guest Space limited to 10 guests per session. Must register online at http://mileswinecellars.com/about-2/onsite-events/modern-mothers-day-getaway/ ahead of time!

May 13th - A Most Fortunate Folly : Alaska @ 150, Seward House Museum, 33 South Street,  Auburn, NY. This year, the Seward House Museum is celebrating the sesquicentennial anniversary of the Alaska purchase. A Most Fortunate Folly: Alaska at 150 will be the kickoff event on this celebratory day and will be free and open to the public beginning at 12:00 noon. The event is in partnership with the State of Alaska and will include an unveiling of a new Seward statue that will eventually be installed on the capitol grounds in Juneau, Alaska. The Museum is 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. Check out Seward House Museum website @ http://www.sewardhouse.org or call 315-252-1283 for more details.

May 19th - May 21stWilliamson Apple Blossom Festival, Main Street, Williamson, NY.
Celebrate May flowers and spring weather in the Finger Lakes. The four-day festival features live music, food and craft vendors, a parade and a car show in a beloved tradition for over 50 years. For more information, visit http://www.williamsonappleblossom.com.

May 20th - Seneca Lake Wine & Food Festival, Clute Park, 155 South Clute Park Drive, Watkins Glen, NY. 11am - 5pm. This event is held in one location, Clute Park, at the southern tip of Seneca Lake in Watkins Glen. Ticket prices will be $35 tasting/$15 non-tasting. Check out http://senecalakewineandfood.com  or call 877-536-2717 during regular business hours for ticket sales and questions!

May 21st - Masterworks Chorale : Annual Spring Gala, Springside Inn, 6141 West Lake Road, Auburn, NY. Annual Spring Gala: MasterWorks Goes to the Oscars! Take a musical trip to the Academy Awards at our Annual Gala, with award-winning songs and a silent auction! All tickets $70. Includes beverages, appetizers and full dinner. Advance sale only. Event starts 6:00 pm. For tickets and more information, go to http://www.masterworkscny.org.



May 28th - Majorpalooza, 128 Genesee Street, Auburn, NY.  Sample food, wine, cider, spirits and craft beer from restaurants , wineries and breweries, plus live music acts on the main stage, a 5K race, a children’s race and exciting family fun. Free. 10:00 am – 10:00 pm. For more information contact the BID 315-252-7874.



May 29th - Memorial Day Celebration, 128 Genesee Street, Auburn, NY. Watch the City’s annual parade followed by a ceremony at Veteran’s Memorial Park, an antique car cruise at Plaza of the Arts lot, and the Kiwanis Club’s Duck Derby at Market Street Park on the Owasco River, followed by the Knights of Columbus’ after-party. Parade starts at 11:00 am downtown on Genesee Street. Free. For more information please contact the BID 315-252-7874 or http://www.auburndowntown.org/

Monday, March 20, 2017

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





As the old saying goes, April showers bring May flowers, which we are very much looking forward to! Our backyard gardens are open for you to explore and relax in. We'd love to have you here with us during the month of April, to relax and reconnect with your loved one.


 The following are some events happening near the Inn during the month of April


April 1st - May 28th - Inside Standing Rock: Photographs by Alex Hamer, Cayuga Museum of History & Art, 203 Genesee Street, Auburn, NY. Inside Standing Rock features photos from an historic gathering of Native Nations not seen in over 100 years. The rising of Indigenous youth, the fight for clean water, and the assertion of Native rights. Wed-Sat 12pm-5pm. Admission: Non-Members $6 Seniors $5 Members Free Children under 12 Free. Check out the museum’s website @ http://cayugamuseum.org for information.

April 8th - April 9th - Tapas & Wine Weekend, Keuka Lake Wine Trail, 2375 NY-14A, Penn Yan, NY. Who doesn't love sampling small bites of a variety of scrumptious appetizers? Join us as we savor the star of every social gathering-the hors d'oeuvre. We will show you delightful pairings sure to wow the crowds at your next event. Event hours: Saturday & Sunday 10am-5pm.
At your starting winery, you will receive a complimentary Keuka Lake Wine Trail wine glass, along with a appetizer plate that allows you to conveniently hold your wine glass and tapas on one plate! Then at each winery, taste four delicious wines and savor samples of hearty foods chosen to highlight the quality of our wines and the passion and skills of our people. 28 wine samples and more than a dozen food samples... an unbeatable value! Check out http://www.keukawinetrail.com/Signature-Events/Tapas--Wine-Weekend for tickets and more information.

April 8th - April 9th - Opening Weekend at Watkins Glen International, 2790 County Route 16,Watkins Glen, NY. Experience the twists and turns of our world-renowned road course from the driver's seat of your personal vehicle. Take your car on the track for three paced laps behind an official WGI vehicle for $25 per vehicle, per three laps. Proceeds benefit Watkins Glen International's RACE Foundation. For more information, The Glen’s website is http://www.theglen.com/?homepage=true, where you can purchase tickets and check out events.


April 8th - April 9th - VaVa Bloom Garden Show, Dickman Farms, 13 Archie Street, Auburn, NY. Fun for everyone! Dickman Farms' VaVa Bloom offers workshops, special seminars, live entertainment, food, vendors, tours and more! Sat 9am-5pm, Sun 10am-5pm. Admission: Free! Dickman Farms website can be found @ http://www.dickmanfarms.com.

April 21st- April 23rd - Spring Wine & Cheese Weekend, 2 North Franklin Street, Watkins Glen, NY. This is an incredibly popular event, combining the classic tastes of wine and cheese into one delectable weekend. It is a self-guided tour around beautiful Seneca Lake visiting 33 unique, participating wineries. Just check in and pick up your gift item at your chosen starting winery then start sampling cheese-themed dishes paired with delicious award-winning wines. Regular tickets purchased in advance are $40 per person. Fri 1pm-5pm, Sat & Sun 10am-5pm. To purchase tickets, and for more information, please go to http://senecalakewine.com/spring-wine-and-cheese-weekend/.

April 28th — 30th,  and  May 5th - 7th - Annual Wine & Herb Festival, Cayuga Lake Wine Trail, 2770 Ernsberger Road, Romulus, NY. Drink. Eat. Garden Repeat. Get a head start on your herb garden. Collect the potted herbs and veggies featured in all 16 food samples along with the matching recipe collection. As you savor herb-prepared cuisine, you’ll be offered a wine that compliments that dish and be able to take home the recipes, so that you can be the highlight at your next get together. You’ll also be offered up to 3 additional wine tastings. Herb and Veggies include: Jalapeno Pepper, Marjoram, Iceberg Lettuce, Cilantro, Parsley, Sweet 100s Tomato, Oregano, Celery,
Dill, Sage, Roma Tomato, Lavender, Sweet Banana Pepper, Meatball Eggplant, Basil and Chives.
Single tickets include: 1 souvenir wine glass; 1 potted herb or veggie plant; 1 wine and food pairing at each winery ; 3 additional wine tastings per winery; 1 garden guide; 1 plant carrier; 1 recipe collection. Couples tickets include: 2 souvenir wine glasses; 1 potted herb or veggie plant; 1 wine and food pairing at each winery, per person; 3 additional wine tastings per winery, per person; 1 garden guide; 1 plant carrier; 1 recipe collection.
Each ticket is good for the whole weekend, to visit each winery once. Be sure to buy your tickets early, we have a limited amount available per weekend. Tickets to our events CANNOT be REFUNDED.
Both weekends: Friday 1:00 – 5:00 pm at Montezuma, Treleaven, Long Point and Six Mile Creek only; Saturday and Sunday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm at all 16 wineries.
Check out http://cayugawinetrail.com/events/130/25th-annual-wine-herb-festivalwine or call 1-800-684-5217 for tickets and more information!



April 29th - Arts in Bloom, Steuben County Art Trail, Steuben County, NY. Enjoy free live demonstrations of art being created while you watch, purchase that favorite piece of locally crafted art and relax on our Art trail all weekend! Maps and information available at www.artinbloom.net .