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 .

Monday, February 13, 2017

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






We can almost smell spring in the air! I know we are all looking forward to it again this year! Sunshine and brisk air are what we have in store in the Finger Lakes this March. Won’t you join us and explore this beautiful area of upstate New York! We’d love to have you and your loved one with us for an evening or a weekend. There are so many things to do in our town, here are a few of them to check out! 


March 3rd - Gilbert & Sullivan’s HMS Pinafore - Auburn Chamber Orchestra & Auburn Players Community Theatre, Auburn High School Auditorium, 250 Lake Ave., Auburn, NY. The Auburn Chamber Orchestra joins forces with Auburn Players Community Theatre for performances of Gilbert and Sullivan’s HMS Pinafore at the Auburn High School auditorium on Friday, March 3 (7:30 pm), and Sunday, March 5 (2:00 pm). Don’t miss this huge community collaboration of music and humor!


March 3rd - IGNITE the Winter : First Friday, Exchange Street Plaza, Genesee Center, Auburn, NY. This outdoor winter festival features a chili, soup & chowder cook-off, local wine, cider & beer sales, two music acts on the showmobile stage from 5 - 8PM. Also on Exchange, there's horse & wagon rides, and a live ice sculptor demonstration. Inside Genesee Center, there's a wide array of family fun activities and a Perform4Purpose student show. The BID "after glow" party features live music on Stage Right in Auburn Public Theater from 8 - 10PM, plus an exhibit by Auburn Photography Club. After that, check out live music at the downtown pubs & bars. For more information, check out http://ignite-cny.org/ignite-the-winter/or call the BID at 315-252-7874.


March 18th - 3rd Annual Bacon on the Lakein, Cayuga Lake Wine Trail, 2770 Ernsberger Road, Romulus, NY. You read it right… we said BACON! 
The wineries have paired tantalizing bacon dishes with CLWT wines for your pleasure. Your taste buds will thank us later. At every winery, leave a ticket stub in the piggy bank for a chance to win a BBQ Bacon Basket. Besides sampling bacon infused dishes, you’ll sample a wine that compliments that dish, and also be offered up to 3 more additional wine tastings. In addition, make sure to visit each of the 16 wineries to be eligible to win a BBQ themed gift basket containing BBQ sauces, utensils, and so much more!
Saturday and Sunday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. ALL 16 wineries are participating. Make sure to 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; Finger Lakes Wine Fest.
Advance Tickets: Single $35.00; Designated Driver Tickets Single $17.50. Price at the Door: Single $40.00; Designated Driver Single $22.50. Each ticket is good for the whole weekend, to visit each winery once. Single tickets include:1 souvenir wine glass; 1 wine and food pairing at each winery; 3 additional wine tastings per winery; 1 recipe collection; A chance to win a BBQ themed basket at each winery. Discounted designated driver tickets are available. The DD gets all the same perks as a regular ticket, minus the wine. They also get a DD travel mug, rather than a wine glass. Be sure to buy your tickets early, we have a limited amount available per weekend. Tickets to our events CANNOT be REFUNDED.
For more information and to purchase tickets, check out www.cayugawinetrail.com or call 1-800-684-5217.

March 18th - St. Patrick’s Day Wine and Wings Tour, Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 Route 89, Savannah, NY. Wear your green and join us in the Montezuma Audubon Center's van to search for elusive Short-eared Owls, Northern Harriers, Bald Eagles and more! During the tour we'll stop at the Montezuma Winery to celebrate St. Patrick's Day while tasting award winning wines and learning how vineyards and Important Bird Areas can exist side by side. Must be 21+. Fees apply. 12pm-3pm. Check out the center’s website for more information @ http://ny.audubon.org/about-us/centers-sanctuaries-chapters/montezuma-audubon-center




March 18th - Maple Syrup Weekends, Smokey Hollow Maple Syrup, 8597 Pierce Road, Jordan, NY. Come for breakfast, a tour, and to purchase your favorite maple products. We are serving pancakes with maple syrup, scrambled eggs, hashbrowns, sausage, orange juice, and coffee. Stop by the maple shack afterwards and take a tour, then be sure check out our shop. Every Saturday and Sunday 3/18, 3/19, 3/25, 3/26. FREE Admission, Breakfast $6 per person - under 5 yrs. free. 8:30 am – 4:00 pm. Check out http://www.smokeyhollowmaplesyrup.com/ or call 315-689-9833 for more information!




March 19th - Masterworks Chorale : Choral Classics with Orchestral Accompaniment, St. Mary’s Church, 15 Clark Street, Auburn, NY. 4pm - 5:30pm. This program is presented in part with funding from the Skaneateles Area Art Council (SKARTS). Tickets: adults $15; seniors (60 and over) $10; age 18 and under free. Tickets may be purchased by cash or credit card at the door. For the Spring Concert Schedule, and other information about MasterWorks Chorale, please check their website @ http://www.masterworkscny.org/

March 24th - May 21st -  Made in NY 2017, Schweinfurth Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn, NY. Made in New York is an annual exhibit featuring artists who reside in New York State. This year's exhibit features a futuristic theme reflecting environment, community, technology, aging, globalism and more. Artist Reception & Awards: Friday, March 24, 5:00 – 8:00 pm. Fri 1pm-5pm, Sat & Sun 10am-5pm. Check out www.myartcenter.org or call 315-255-1553 for more information!

March 24th - March 26th - Pasta & Wine Weekend, Seneca Lake Wine Trail, 2 North Franklin Street, Watkins Glen, NY. We are happy to bring back the Pasta & Wine Weekend again this year! Come out and enjoy a self-guided tour around beautiful Seneca Lake, sampling delicious foods and wines at 27 participating wineries. Just check in and pick up your gift item at your chosen starting winery then start sampling dishes paired with delicious award-winning wines. Regular tickets purchased in advance are $40 per person. Fri 1pm-5pm, Sat & Sun 10am-5pm. Ticket information and event listings can be found @ http://senecalakewine.com/trail-events-listing/.

March 24th - March 26th - Country Folk Art & Craft Show, Empire Expo Center, NYS Fairgrounds, Syracuse, NY. All juried show featuring top quality handcrafted folk art and crafts by hundreds of outstanding artisans from across the country. Includes Primitive and French Country, Americana, Chabby Chic, Victorian, Northwoods Rustic, Traditional, Contemporary Folk Art and Fine Art. Fri. 5pm-9pm, Sat. 10am-5pm, Sun. 10am-4pm. Call (248)-634-4151 for more information.