Saturday, February 28, 2015

Auburn, NY - March 1st - 31st 2015 - Events In The FInger Lakes Near 10 Fitch

March 1st, 2015 @ 3pm - Finger Lakes Symphony Orchestra All That Glitters - 3440 Ventosa Vineyards - Rt 96 A Geneva NY 14456
An afternoon of musical stargazing. Come relax in our ballroom and listen to beautifully orchestrated music from director Rachel Lauber, while sipping premium award winning wines. Cafe Toscana and full cash bar will be available. $10 advanced tickets $12 at the door  Website:

March 1 6PM, Moonlight Trail Ride - Painted Bar Stables, 4093 Lake Street Burdett NY 14818
Painted Bar Stables offers a once in a lifetime experience: Moonlight Trail Rides. Explore the winter wonderland by the light of the full moon. This memory making romantic adventure only gets more beautiful as the moonbeams reflect off of the snow as your horse walks through the crisp night. Website:

March 14th, 2015 - Burning of the Canes - Foxrun Vineyards - 607 State Route 14, Penn Yan, NY 14527
The day will include food and wine, bonfires and live music. FREE Admission! Bring chairs and blankets, please no coolers.
Each year after harvest, grape vines are pruned to ensure a good crop of grapes the following season. Drawn from the old tradition in winemaking regions of France, The Burning of the Canes will celebrate the previous year's work and prepare for the upcoming season by hosting an outdoor feast and burning the cuttings (canes).

March 21st, 2015 - Grand Opening 2300°- One Museum Way - Corning, NY 14830
Free & open to the public. Great food & drink, live music & glass making. Join us for a grand celebration of our new North Wing expansion. Explore the new contemporary art and design galleries, watch special glassmaking demos in our new 500-seat hot glass amphitheater and enjoy live music, and great food and drink. Free and open to the public. Free shuttle bus service from the Museum’s I-86 parking lot is available. 6-8 pm  Website:

March 21st, 2015 - Bacon on the Lakein - Cayuga Wine Trail Event
Bacon, Bacon, Bacon, you gotta' love Bacon. Join us for the first and original Finger Lakes Bacon event on the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail. It’s all about the Bacon and you’ll find that’s the main ingredient in our bacon lover’s event. You’ll receive a wineglass at your starting point winery and recipe cards at each winery as you savor all that delectable bacon. Besides eating all that lovely bacon, make sure to visit each winery to be eligible to win some of the best prizes ever, such as a BBQ Smoker, BBQ sauces, BBQ utensils and so much. Just pop off a stub from your ticket at each winery and deposit it into a Cayuga Lake Wine Trail Piggy Bank. This way the more wineries you visit the more chances you’ll have to win. Make sure to hand in your ticket to be eligible to win one of our Grand Prizes: Black Walnut B&B Geneva on the Lake Holiday Inn-Finger Lakes LaTourelle S&S Limousine The Hotel Ithaca Tickets can also be purchased through our 800#: 800-684-5217. Packages will be available with accommodations at local hotels in Ithaca, Auburn and Seneca Falls, with transportation and tickets to the event. Website:

March 26th, 2015 - My Mother’s Jewish, My Father’s Italian and I’m in Therapy - 885 EAST MAIN STREET, ROCHESTER, NY 14605
March 26, 2015 @ 7:30pm Price: $37.50 - $47.50 Steve Solomon’s two-time award winning show has met with rave reviews and great audience acclaim throughout the country, becoming one of the longest-running one-man shows in Broadway history. Once again, we meet the people that we’re all too familiar with; the family members that make you remember why you left home in the first place. It’s a laugh-filled fest of everybody you know, have known, and some you’d want to forget but can’t, all brought to life on stage by the comic magic of Steve Solomon.   Website:

March 28th - April 5, 2015 - Spring Break Activities at Corning Glass Museum - One Museum Way - Corning, NY 14830
Special activities each day. Free with admission. Encourage creativity and imagination to blossom over spring break. Visit the Museum of lots of family-friendly activities that will keep both you and the kids busy and happy. Admission for kids and teens is always free, and local residents (living in ZIP codes beginning with 148, 149, or 169) can visit for just $9, making the full line-up of events and activities an affordable option for families of all sizes. Make Your Own Glass Make a spring egg, a windchime for the summer, and much more! Additional fee. Projects exist for all ages. We recommend booking ahead of time. Glassmaking Demos Watch as expert glassmakers transform molten glass into beautiful objects at the live, narrated Hot Glass Shows. Don’t miss the Flameworking, Glassbreaking, and Optical Fiber Demos. All demonstrations take place in the Innovation Center area and are included in the cost of admission. Garden Gallery Hunt Kids can explore the galleries and find glass objects inspired by spring to create their own glass bouquets. Family Hidden Treasures Tours Explore the Museum through one-hour, family-friendly tours. 11:00 am and 1:30 pm during school breaks.

Sunday, February 8, 2015

Auburn, NY - February 10-28, 2015 - Events in the Finger Lakes Near 10 Fitch

Feb. 10th & 17th -  Open Mic Night - Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn.  Open Mic Night features music and spoken word from local and regional talent in a relaxed café. 315-253-6669

February 11, 6 – 7 PM - CULINARY CLASS: Chocolate - at Mirbeau Inn and Spa, Skaneateles 
A demonstration of how to use chocolate for a savory application.
Reservations & more information visit or (315) 685-5006

February 13th, 2015 - FREE Valentine's Wine and Chocolate Tasting - 73 Eastern Blvd, Canandaigua NY 14424
Join Andy from Empire Wine Merchants North as he pours a tasty mix of wines for you to pair with delicious chocolates from Sweet Expressions! PromisQous Wine Monogomy Wine Banfi Rosa Regale Relax Pink Pinot Grigio Lakewood Port Website:

February 13, 14 & 15 - 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM VALENTINE’S DAY DINNER. Celebrate Valentines at Mirbeau Inn & Spa, Skaneateles
$175.00 per couple inclusive of tax & gratuity. Reservations strongly recommended. (315) 685-5006. vie thecomplete menu at

February 13, 14 & 15 - 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM. VALENTINE’S DAY DINNER Joelle’s French Bistro, Skaneateles
featuring a tasting of four appetizes on one plate,the choice of one of four entrees and a dessert plate. $69.95/person. Seating is limited. For reservations call, 685-3063. visit

February 13 & 14 VALENTINE’S DAY DINNER: Sherwood Inn, Skaneateles
serving dinner from 5 PM – 10 PM Specials running both days that include delicious seafood as
well as filet mignon. Call (315) 685-3405 for reservations and more information or visit

February 14 VALENTINE’S DAY DINNER: Hilton Garden Inn Auburn, 74 State St. Auburn
4-course dinner featuring Caprese Salad, Classic Cioppino, Whole Maine Lobster and Kobe Beef London Broil, NY Style Cheese cake or Chocolate Torte and Bottle of Wine or Champagne!
For reservations, please call (315) 515-3162

Feb. 14thValentine’s Day Sparkling Wine DinnerAurora Inn, 391 Main St., Aurora.  Toast  315-364-8888

Feb. 14thComedian Sam Morril - Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn.  Sam Morril, one of the fastest rising comics in New York City, is also one of the best joke writers in the scene today. How do you know that's true? Because he is writing this bio, and he wouldn't lie about that to get extra work. He won March Madness 2010 at Comix, has performed in a Friars Roast, and was featured in a 4-page spread in the Daily News as "one of the four funniest in New York?" He then won the Laughing Skull Festival in Atlanta, beating out over 600 applicants. Sam was recently named a 2011 "Comic to Watch" by Comedy Central. His comedy can be heard on Sirius XM radio, and he's a regular at all the top clubs in the city, all at the tender and supple age of 25. Come see Sam before his ego gets too big to do small rooms.  Tickets $15, 8pm. 315-253-6669

February 19th, 2300° Countdown - Corning Museum of Glass, Corning NY
Free & open to the public. Great food & drink, live music & glassmaking. At 2300°F, hot glass gets interesting—and so do things at The Corning Museum of Glass. Enjoy glassmaking demonstrations, live music, and great food and drink. Free and open to the public. Live Glassmaking See world class glassmakers give special live demonstrations on the Innovations Stage throughout the evening. Live Music Enjoy the sounds of great musical entertainment as they bring their own unique sounds to the Auditorium and Innovations Stages. 2300° GlassMarket Sale Take 23% off your purchase in the GlassMarket, beginning at 5 pm through the event. Offer valid on all non-sale items. Hot Food and Cold Drinks Round Out the Night Complimentary hors d’oeuvres and soft drinks are available. Heartier fare is also available for purchase. Free shuttle bus service from the Museum’s I-86 parking lot is available. 5:30-7:30 pm

February 21st, 2015 "Argentinean Wine Dinner" - The Inns of Aurora - 391 Main Street
Explore Argentina with a five paired course dinner ! 6:30pm $75++/person Reservations please. 315-364-8888 Website:

February 21st - Shen Yun Performing Arts - 885 EAST MAIN STREET, ROCHESTER, NY 14605
All-new 2015 program with live orchestra Saturday, February 21 @ 7:30pm Sunday, February 22 @ 2:00pm Price: $53 - $123 HEAVENLY REALMS and timeless legends spring to life through classical Chinese dance. Dazzling costumes, thunderous battle drums, and powerful flips fill the stage with color and energy. Exquisite melodies and animated backdrops uplift your spirit and transport you to another world. Compassion, loyalty, and virtue lie at the heart of traditional Chinese culture. Almost lost under communist rule in China, this glorious heritage is finally being revived and shared with the world. Experience the wonder of authentic Chinese culture. Experience Shen Yun!  For additional Shen Yun videos and reviews, please visit: - See more at: Website:

February 26th, Dancing Pros - Live at Rochester Broadway Theatre League, 885 EAST MAIN STREET, ROCHESTER, NY 14605
Dancing Pros Live! Thursday, February 26, 2015 @ 7:30pm Price: $37.50 - $77.50 The world’s finest dancers will battle it out on stage and the audience will choose the winner! Starring Edyta Sliwinska, from “Dancing with the Stars,” and Chelsie Hightower, from “Dancing with the Stars” and “So You Think You Can Dance,” this unforgettable live dancing competition is hosted by Alan Thicke, star of the hit TV show “Growing Pains.” For the first time together on stage, audiences across the country will see professional dancers from “Dancing with the Stars,” “So You Think You Can Dance” and dance champions from around the world compete with one another for top prize! Watch in awe as they perform a variety of dance styles including Cha-Cha, Waltz, Tango, Swing, Freestyle Samba and the Jitterbug. Using electronic voting remotes, the audience will become part of the show and vote for their favorite couple. Unlike reality TV shows, there is no waiting until next week for results; the winning couple is announced at the end of the show! Audiences will be dazzled by amazing caliber celebrity and professional dancers, singers from “American Idol” or “The Voice,” a glamorous set, stunning costumes, group numbers and unbelievable dance moves! From high voltage kicks to seductive strides, these famed competitors demand everyone's attention as they rival one another on the dance floor for a chance to win the vote! People magazine hailed “Top notch dancing from the best in the world and a live fan vote for the winner. If you like “Dancing with the Stars,” you’ll love the drama, excitement and unpredictability of Dancing Pros.” Dancing Pros tickets Website:

February 27th & 28th, Moonlight Trail Ride - Painted Bar Stables - 4093 Lake Street Burdett NY
14818 Painted Bar Stables offers a once in a lifetime experience: Moonlight Trail Rides. Explore the winter wonderland by the light of the full moon. This memory making romantic adventure only gets more beautiful as the moonbeams reflect off of the snow as your horse walks through the crisp night. Dates for upcoming moonlight rides are: March 1 @ 6:00pm April 3 - April 5 @ 8:00pm May 1 - May 3 @ 8:30pm Request your Moonlight Trail Ride at

your loved one with this limited menu four-course dinner. Each course will be paired with a sparkling wine from around the globe-from sparkling whites, to reds, to rosés.  Reservations recommended.  $100 ++/person, seating 5:00 - 10:00 pm. 

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Auburn, NY - February 1-7, 2015 - Events in the Finger Lakes Near 10 Fitch

The 13th Annual Cayuga Wine Trails Mardi Gras is just one of the many great activities taking place between February 7th-8th near 10 Fitch in Auburn, NY.  Don't miss out! Details below.

Feb. 3rd & 10th - Open Mic Night - Auburn Public Theater, 108 Genesee St., Auburn. Open Mic Night features music and spoken word from local and regional talent in a relaxed café. 315-253-6669

Feb. 4th Movies at the MackTheater Mack at the Cayuga Museum, 203 Genesee St., Auburn. Featuring Stagecoach (1939) directed by John Ford and starring Claire Trevor and John Wayne. Enjoy the cozy setting. Admission $3, 2 and 7pm. 315-253-8051

Feb. 5th - 17th Annual Amateur Chef’s Night DinnerSacred Heart Church, 90 Melrose Rd., Auburn. Thursday, February 5, 2015 from 6:30 to 8:30pm, the Community Preservation Committee's (CPC's) signature fundraising event returns to Sacred Heart. What a great opportunity to eat, drink and be merry with friends and family, all while supporting the Willard Chapel.
What makes this food-and fun-fund raiser so special is the hearty participation of many chefs we know and love from our own community. Our friendly chefs will prepare and serve appetizers, soups, and desserts with a side of cheery banter! A carving station, with beer tasting by Budweiser joining long-time supporter Dr. Frank for wine tasting, rounds out the fare for the evening. A silent auction of quality goods and services adds a dash of excitement too! There will be ample informal seating for everyone. Tickets for Chef's Night are a $40 donation per person and are available at the Willard Chapel office, 17 Nelson Street Auburn. Stop by anytime we're open Tuesdays through Fridays, 10am- 4pm. All proceeds will benefit the CPC and the Willard Memorial Chapel. 315-253-0229
Feb. 6thFirst Friday Events - Participating Historical & Cultural Sites & Participating Businesses near Downtown Auburn.
  • Cayuga Museum, 203 Genesee St. - The Cayuga Museum will celebrate First Friday with an opening reception for two new exhibits. Local Links: Notable People with Cayuga Connections will be on the main floor, and Processing the Past: Glass Plate Negatives from Our Collection will be on the second floor. Light refreshments will be served.
  • Finger Lakes Artists Coop, 101 Genesee St. - Finger Lakes Art Cooperative will celebrate February First Friday with Valentine Making for Meals on Wheels.
We will of course have refreshments, music and artist meet & greet.
Come and help us to reach our goal of 500 Hand-made Valentines for a worthy cause. Share the Love with Art from the Heart!

Feb. 6th – March 22nd - Notable People with Cayuga Connections & Processing the Past - Cayuga Museum of History & Art, 203 Genesee St., Auburn. Notable People with Cayuga Connections will celebrate the lives and works of people from two different groups - those who grew up here and achieved fame and fortune elsewhere, or those who were famous and had a close connection to Cayuga County. Visit the exhibit and learn their story. A second exhibit, Processing the Past, will showcase photographs produced from glass plate negatives in the museum collection. Admission $5, members and children under 5 are free. Tuesday - Sunday Noon - 5:00 pm. Closed major holidays. 315-253-8051

Feb. 6th- Geneva Night Out on Friday, The Smith Center of the Arts, 82 Seneca St., Geneva Ny. The Geneva Historical Society will bring you the 1940s-style radio drama John Grimes: P.I. Gumshoes, dames and a tough guy named Rocco come to life complete with a sound effects table. Starring Murray Heaton, Michael Rusinko, Eric Duchess, and Eleanor Stearns. The show runs for 30 minutes and will be performed at 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. The presentation will be free and open to the public. For more information about this program, call the Geneva Historical Society at 315-789-5151. Geneva Night Out is a free monthly arts and cultural event in downtown Geneva, NY on the first Friday of every month from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. For more information about Geneva Night Out, visit

Feb. 7th "Shaw Vineyard Dinner"Aurora Inn, 391 Main St., Aurora. Join us for an exclusive dinner at Rowland House. $125 ++, 6:30 pm. 315-364-8888

Feb. 7th - Winter BirdsSterling Nature Center, 15730 Jenzvolt Rd. Sterling. One of the most popular winter wildlife activities in the US is watching and feeding birds at a feeding station. This program will help you identify the birds at your feeder and show you ways to create simple feeders. Participants will create a peanut butter and seed feeder to take home. A short winter bird walk will follow the indoor program. This program is free and open to the public. Free, 1pm. 315-947-6143

Feb. 7th & 8th - 13th Annual Mardi Gras - Cayuga Lake Wine Trail, Cayuga Lake Area. Beads, Beads plus Prizes along the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail at our 13th Annual Mardi Gras event. You will receive a wine glass at your starting point winery, and at each winery you'll receive wine and food pairings, recipe cards plus those incredible beads. Back by popular demand the Mardi Gras attendee will be able to pick the lucky coin for some prizes and giveaways at each winery. It's a 17 clue Scavenger Hunt so check the clues as you visit each winery. Figure out the clues or riddles to win a sampler case of fine wines from the trail. Make sure to hand in your ticket to be eligible to win one of our Grand Prizes. Packages will be available with accommodations at local hotels in Ithaca, Auburn and Seneca Falls, with transportation and tickets to the event. Tickets can also be purchased through our 800#: 800- 684-5217, or at any area Wegmans six weeks before the event. $30/advance ticket. $35/at the door, $15/designated driver, 10am-5pm. 800-684-5217

Feb. 7th -17th - Annual Great Chili Cook-Off  - Downtown Ithaca. Forty-five restaurants and chefs will sling artfully crafted chili and compete for the title of Chili Champion. More information and participation guidelines on competitions going on as a part of Chili Cook-Off visit:

Hope you are staying warm and that we will see you soon here at 10 Fitch, your romantic escape in the heart of New York states beautiful Finger Lakes!