Monday, July 18, 2016

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



Can you believe the end of the Summer is here already? Here’s hoping for a pleasant and warm fall! There are so many things to do around 10 Fitch. We’d love to have you and your honey come stay for awhile and enjoy the area and each other! Here are some things to do in the area during the month of August. Hope to see you soon! 



July 1st - August 28th - This is Auburn: A Pictorial History Exhibit, Cayuga Museum, 203 Genesee Street, Auburn, NY. Learn about the history of the city of Auburn through photographs, prints and paintings. Located on the second floor of the museum. The Museum is open Tuesday - Sunday, Noon - 5:00 pm. Admission: Non-Members $5, Members Free, Children under 12 Free. Visit http://cayugamuseum.org/ or call 315-253-8051 for more information.

July 27th - August 17th - Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival Presents: Crazy For You, Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, 6877 East Lake Road, Auburn, NY. All Singin’, All Dancin’! 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. Gershwin’s CRAZY FOR YOU is fun for the entire family and chock full of classic songs (“I Got Rhythm,” “Someone to Watch Over Me”) and toe tapping choreography. Awards: Winner of 3 Tony Awards. Rated PG Call (315) 255-1785 or 1-800-457-8897 or check out http://fingerlakesmtf.com/2016-season/index.html for tickets and more information.

July 5th - August 31st - City Summer Concert Series, Various Parks in Auburn, NY. 

Hoopes Park, 100 South Herman Avenue.

Market Street Park, 55 Market Street.

Clifford Field Park, 81 Mary Street.

Click here for the complete Event Schedule!





August 4th -  August 20th - Auburn Public Theater Presents: My Son The Waiter, 8 Exchange Street, Auburn, NY. 90 minutes of non-stop laughter starring Brad Zimmerman! This comedic ‘Jewish tragedy’ will have you rolling down the aisle! Thursdays at 2pm & 7:30pm, Fridays at 8pm, & Saturdays at 2pm & 8pm. Check out http://auburnpublictheater.org/events/my-son-the-waiter/ for tickets and more info!

August 5th - August 6th - 2016 Wheat Harvest Festival and Parade, Rural Life Museum, 920 State Route 34B, King Ferry, NY. Celebrate this tradition at the Rural Life Museum! Festival runs Friday and Saturday. Friday Night from 6:30 -10:00 pm - food, music & dancing. Saturday from 11:00 am - 3:00 pm. Kick off the day with a parade at 11:00 am then stay for the festivities. Mouthwatering firehouse chicken, pulled pork, talented crafters, vendors, demonstrations, music, child-centered events, beautiful horses and much more. Check out http://www.genoahistorical.org/ or call 315-364-8202 for more information.

August 6th - Expression Fest 2016, 3077 Center Road, Moravia, NY. This festival is an experiment to spread positivity and awareness as well as celebrate the value of human expression within original ideas and concepts. This is a family friendly event, art activities for all ages. Check out https://expressionfest.com/ or https://www.facebook.com/events/432449700298102/ for more information.

August 6th - 24th Annual Glorious Garlic Festival, 670 State Route 14, Penn Yan, NY. The Glorious Garlic Festival takes place in the middle of the vineyards of Fox Run, August 6 & 7, 2016 11:00 am – 5:00 pm each day. Feast on food flavored with fresh garlic, enjoy festival vendors including regional garlic farmers, pick up a tip from local Finger Lakes chefs garlic cooking demonstrations. Soak up some sunshine and picturesque views of Seneca Lake while listening to great musical entertainment. Be refreshed by the award-winning, hand-crafted wine. FREE Admission & Parking.  Call 800.636.9786 or check out www.foxrunvineyards.com for more information.



August 6th - Strawberry Jamboree Summer Festival at Strawberry Fields Hydroponic Farm,4240 East Genesee Street, Auburn, NY. 11am-5pm. FOOD, ALPACAS, LIVE MUSIC, TOUR OF HYDROPONIC STRAWBERRY FIELD FREE TASTINGS, & MUCH MORE! Check out http://www.strawberryfieldsupick.com/ for more information.




August 6th - August 7th - Park Avenue Summer Arts Festival, Park Ave, Rochester, NY. One of Rochester's oldest and most unique neighborhoods celebrates its Annual Festival of arts, crafts, music and shopping. This festival annually attracts over 250,000 people! Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 10am-5pm. Admission: Free! Check out http://www.rochesterevents.com/park-ave-festival/ for more info!

August 6th - CNY Wine & Jazz Fest, Northrup Park, Park Street, Wolcott, NY. Annual agri-tourism event featuring some of CNY finest wine producers together with upscale vendors with a backdrop of live jazz music throughout the day. 11am - 8pm. Check out http://wolcottlionsclub.com for tickets and more information.

August 6th - August 7th - Finger Lakes Riesling & Craft Beer Festival, 800 South Main Street, Canandaigua, NY. Now in its 8th exciting year, the Finger Lakes Riesling Festival offers visitors even more to do—from Riesling wine and New York State craft beer samplings and seminars to cooking demonstrations, an arts & crafts fair, live music and local farmers market. FOR THE ADULTS: Wine Garden featuring Riesling tastings and sales by the bottle, along with craft beer tastings, grape stomping, & Live music. Special farmers market featuring area fruits, vegetables, flowers and more Expansive arts & crafts show and sale. Enjoy the agricultural bounty that the Finger Lakes has to offer with our Food and Wine Education Seminars! As part of your entrance into the festival's Wine & Beer Garden, you will have access to our seminars, happening every hour on the hour inside the New York Wine & Culinary Center's Educational Theatre. A season’s worth of adventure in one fun weekend! 10am-5pm. Check out http://rieslingfestival.com/activities for tickets and more information.


August 6th - August 7th - Sterling Renaissance Festival - Fantasy, Fairies & the Future Weekend, Sterling Renaissance Festival, 15385 Farden Road, Sterling, NY. Follow your Fantasy to the 40th Annual Sterling Renaissance Festival’s 2016 season, as they present a special event as part of their seven weekends of merriment. Come celebrate all things Fantastical as the town of Warwick pays tribute to myth, legend, and dreams of the future. Sprites and Fairies, Barbarians, mythic creatures, and travelers from other times and other worlds are welcome to traverse the shire in a celebration of myth and science. So pull out those outfits that you wouldn’t dare wear anywhere else. Join our Adult Costume Exhibition, where adult fantasy travelers are invited to exhibit their favorite fashions for fun and prizes, or just enjoy being someone else for a while. Check out http://www.sterlingfestival.com/ or call 800-879-4446 for tickets and more information.

August 12th - Music on the Mall Revival, 12 State Street, Auburn, NY. Live outdoor music
performances in the State Street band shell from 7:00 – 10:00 pm every second Friday June – September. For more details contact the Downtown Auburn BID, www.auburndowntown.org 315-252-7874



August 13th - Founder’s Day, Downtown Auburn, NY. Featuring 3rd annual Art Flaire fundraising event for Unity House of Cayuga County in Market Street Park. Car show and live music throughout the day make this the happening summer outing! Contact the Downtown Auburn BID for more details at 315-252-7874 or
www.auburndowntown.org/





August 13th - August 14th - Sterling Renaissance Festival - Grand Finale Weekend! Sterling Renaissance Festival, 15385 Farden Road, Sterling, NY. This is the weekend which promises to be one filled with exceptional fun, unbridled hilarity and merriment as it is the last chance for a whole year to enjoy a repast of many unique and varied Festival foods, gather fine hand-crafted wares from many skilled Artisans and share a toast of your favorite ale to yet another glorious season at the Sterling Renaissance Festival. The Grande Finale…the one you must not miss! Check out http://www.sterlingfestival.com/ or call 800-879-4446 for tickets and more information.

August 14th - The Great Race, Emerson Park, 6914 East Lake Road, Auburn, NY. The Great Race is the nation's largest team only run, bike and paddle triathlon. Hundreds of 2, 3, or 4 person teams begin with a runner (5k or 10k) who hands off to a biker (10 or 20 miles) who then hand off to their kayaker or 2 canoeists. Young or old, serious racers or beginners (check out the news story below), compete for glory or the pursuit of fun and fitness. After the race, the annual post-race celebration begins. Racers and spectators alike are in for the fun, food, and refreshments. Call (315) 252-7139 for more information or visit http://www.great-race.com/

August 20th - Anniversary Celebration, Theater Mack, 203 Genesee Street, Auburn, NY. Join Cayuga Museum for a 1930s themed party in Theater Mack for the museum’s 80th anniversary! Check out www.theatermack.org or www.cayugamuseum.org. Call 315-253-8051 for more information.

August 20th - August 21st - Cortland Celtic Festival, Dwyer Memorial Park, Preble, NY. A day of music, food, dancing, exhibits, demonstrations, and vendors, all with a Celtic flair! Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 10am-4pm. Check out http://www.cortlandcelticfestival.com for more information.

August 24th - September 10th - Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival Presents: Treasure Island, A New Musical, Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, 6877 East Lake Road, Auburn, NY. A modern, compelling look at the classic adventure…In 2008, Wall Street told a story of greed, corruption and betrayal. In 1883, Robert Louis Stevenson told the same story. This is a new take on the classic tale – a high-stakes adventure for adults and children alike. TREASURE ISLAND re-examines the essence of heroism, the journey to maturity and the strength of the human spirit in the face of extreme conditions. Rated PG. Call (315) 255-1785 or 1-800-457-8897 or check out http://fingerlakesmtf.com/2016-season/index.html for tickets and more information.

August 26th - September 5th - The Great New York State Fair, 581 State Fair Boulevard, Syracuse, NY. Since 1847. The New York State Fair is New York's largest annual event - - a tradition that draws consumers of all ages, interests, and incomes from across the state and Northeast Region. Featuring everything a state fair can offer such as Nationally recognized entertainment, food and commerical vendors, music, the best in agricultural - livestock competition, business-industry exhibits, midway and much much more. Hours: 8am-12am, Admission Charge. Call 315-487-7711     or check out http://nysfair.ny.gov  more information.




August 28th - Tiffany Sunday Concert Series Presents: Bittersweet Celtic Ensemble with Charlotte Ellis, 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. 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 http://www.willard-chapel.org/Events.html for more information.










Friday, June 24, 2016

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

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/