If you love fresh, delicious food and drink and you're going to be in the Finger Lakes area this weekend you might want to check out the 1st annual Pride of New York Harvest Fest being held in Syracuse at the New York State Fairgrounds, November 13-15. Restaurateurs from across the state will provide cooking demonstrations and seminars including Wine & Chocolate, Wine & Cheese, Favorite Beers With Favorite Foods and more. Purchase a ticket and enjoy unlimited tastings and purchasing savory sauces, quality meats & cheeses, unique specialty foods, fresh-from-the-farm produce and wonderful local wines & hearty beers.
The Charity Gala, supporting the Syracuse Rescue Mission Junior League and the American Red Cross will be held on Friday, November 13th from 6pm - 8:30pm. Tickets for the Gala ae $75 per person and 100% of the ticket proceeds benefits the charities. Charity Gala Ticket Holders will also receive a pass at the event for access to one of the two weekend days of the Harvest Fest.
Tickets for Saturday, November 14, 2009 or Sunday, November 15, 2009:
$20.00 advance sale
$25.00 at the door
Each ticket includes unlimited tastings and one seminar, based on availability.
Advance sale tickets are available for $20 by calling 315-487-7711 ext. 0 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday or online through Ticketmaster. Advance sale tickets will be sold through November 12.
For additional information, tickets, directions, downloadable vendor map & schedule visit the Harvest Fest Website