The Summer in the Finger Lakes! What a delight it is! June has brought us beautiful green leaves and an array of colorful flowers to enjoy. There is a lot going on around our town, we’d love to have you stay for awhile and enjoy the area.
Announcing Our New Babymoom Bliss Package for expectant couples! Now available year round to add onto stays of 2 or more nights in either English or Equestrian suites for only $350:
- 60 minute couples massage (prenatal for mom and Swedish for dad) in the privacy of your suite
- Daily special movie selections and special treat from our Cravings Menu for 2 days
- A plump body pillow for mom to enjoy during your stay
- Candlelight, rose petal & chocolate turn down service
- Breakfast served in your room two mornings
- Late check-out by noon instead of 11
- Special welcome gift for baby
- Special in-house made, super moisturizing, Baby Belly Bliss Bar for mom
- Special Chocolate "cigars" for dad
- Two 10 Fitch mugs for mom and dad to remember your stay.
- Room cost and taxes are in addition to the package price.
June 1st - June 22nd - Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival Presents: Oklahoma!, Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, 6877 E Lake Rd, Auburn NY. Rodgers & Hammerstein’s beloved classic! It’s been 18 years since we visited the prairie and we’re excited to return! Rodgers and Hammerstein’s hit classic captures Curley and Laurey’s budding love story set against the rivalry of the farmers and the cowboys. This musical provides heaps of singin’, dancin’ and ropin’ and captures the thrill and pride of the territory becoming the 46th state! Awards: Nominated for 9 Tony Awards. Rated PG Call (315) 255-1785 or 1-800-457-8897, or check out
http://fingerlakesmtf.com/2016-season/index.html for more information and tickets!
June 2nd - Cayuga on Tap, Prison City Pub & Brewery, 28 State Street, Auburn, NY. Learn more about & taste the beers produced in Cayuga County. Featured breweries include: Prison City Brewing, Lunkenheimer Brewing, The Good Shepherd's Brewing, Aurora Ale & Lager Co. $20.00. 7:30 - 9:00 pm. All levels, 21 and older. Average Class Size: 20. Call 315-604-1277 or check out http://www.prisoncitybrewing.com/new-products/american-craft-beers for more info!
June 3rd - Geneva Music Festival : “Spirit of Life”, First Presbyterian Church, 97 East Genesee Street, Skaneateles, NY. This concert features the remarkable pairing of first-time GMF artist Dashon Burton along with returning festival favorite Christopher Janwong McKiggan. Grammy Award® winner and founding member of the vocal ensemble Roomful of Teeth, Burton will perform an elegant rendition of lieder and art songs. 7:30pm. Admission: $20.
June 5th - Tiffany Sunday Concert Series Presents : Geneva Music Festival, Willard Memorial Chapel, 17 Nelson Street, Auburn, NY. Featuring the Geneva Music Festival. Sunday at 2pm, admission $10 per person unless otherwise noted. Children 12 and under are free. Refreshments served during a brief Intermission. Main parking lot off Nelson Street; fully accessible entrance & additional parking off Seymour Street. Tickets may be purchased at Willard Chapel 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.
Inspiration: A Festival of Nature and the Arts, 15380 Jenzvolt Road, Sterling, NY. The annual Festival of Nature and Arts will feature live musical entertainment. There will also be local artists and authors as well as rock painting and other hands-on activities for children and the young at heart as well as a craft fair. For lunch a Bar-B-Q beef sandwich, hotdogs and other food will be available. The event is open to the public; admission and parking are FREE. Call 315-947-6143 for more information or visit http://www.cayugacounty.us/Community/Parks-and-Trails/Sterling/Sterling-Nature-Center-Events
June 9th - Auburn Public Theater Presents : The Calamari Sisters’ Clambake, 8 Exchange Street, Auburn, NY. The Calamari Sisters return to Auburn after making quite a splash last year with their wild Christmas antics and their zany musical wedding. This summer get ready for an even crazier, zanier, and fishier time. That’s right – Delphine & Carmela will be teaching you the ins and outs of an Italian clam bake. You’ll laugh until your sides hurt as these two plus size siblings sing, dance, and cook their way through the perfect summer picnic. By the end of this year’s cooking lesson, you’ll agree that The Calamari Sisters have the juiciest clams in town!
Thursday at 7:30pm, Friday at 8pm, Saturday and Sunday at 2pm. Tickets: $35, *call for group rate. Call 315-253-6669 for more information or visit www.auburnpublictheater.org/
June 10th - Music on the Mall Revival, Downtown Auburn, NY. Live outdoor music performances in the State Street band shell from 7:00 – 10:00 pm every second Friday June – September. The first performance in the series features Modus Operandi, a 7-piece band that plays all genres of music. For more details contact the Downtown Auburn BID at 315-252-7874 or www.auburndowntown.org
June 16th - Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival Presents - The PiTCH, Theater Mack, 203 Genesee Street, Auburn, NY. Back for its fifth season, The PiTCH provides a forum for musicals in their earliest stages of development. Each week, a new creative team arrives in Auburn to focus on the process of creating their new musical. During their residency, they 'pitch' their show or material to audiences in an 80-seat converted carriage house, Theater Mack – behind the Cayuga Museum. Each presentation is approximately an hour long. Witness the show's creative process and be part of the dialogue and feedback session following each presentation to a live audience. Check out http://fingerlakesmtf.com/the-pitch/ for schedule and more information.
June 18th - Father’s Day Weekend Barrel Tasting, CJS Vineyards, 6900 Fosterville Road, Auburn, NY. Bring Dad to the winery to taste CJS's newest reds, right out of the oak barrel! Dads get free tasting. Noon - 5PM. Call 315-730-4619 or visit http://www.cjsvineyards.com/events for more details.
June 19th - Prison City Ramblers Car Show, Emerson Park, 6914 East Lake Road, Auburn, NY. Check out http://www.cayugacounty.us/Community/Parks-and-Trails/Emerson-Park/Emerson-Events or call 315-253-5611 for more information on this annual gathering of dads and cars!
The Bassmasters Elite Series, Union Springs, NY. The Bassmasters Elite Series is returning to Cayuga County on Cayuga Lake this June! Official Practice Days: June 20, 21, 22, 2016. On Site Registration: June 22 @ the Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Rd., Aurelius, NY 13022. Tournament Dates: June 23, 24, 25, 26, 2016. Visit https://www.bassmaster.com/elite for more information.
June 22nd - Owasco Lake Day, Emerson Park, 6914 East Lake Road, Auburn, NY. Informational, educational, fun and entertaining. Rain or shine, the resource fair and activity-filled day will take place from 2 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, June 22 at Emerson Park. There will be pontoon boat rides, picnic food, children's games and family activities throughout the day. There will also be a video presentation and several speakers at the Emerson Park Pavilion beginning at 5 p.m. to explain the status of Owasco Lake and water quality improvement solutions. For more information on the event, visit owla.org, or call 315-253-5611.
June 24th - July 2nd - Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival, Rochester, NY. This festival navigates all genres of creative improvised music from all corners of the world with over 1,200 musicians and more than 300 concerts at 18 venues. Call (585) 454-2060 or check out http://www.rochesterjazz.com for more information and tickets!
June 25th - June 26th - Varick Winery's 12th Annual Cherry Festival, 5102 St. Rt. 89, Cayuga Lake Wine Trail, Romulus NY. Rain or shine. Enjoy cherry picking, wine, apple chuckin', food, arts and crafts vendors, and music. Fun for the whole family. Free admission. $4.00 to taste six wines. 9:30am-6:00pm 315-549-8797. Check out http://www.varickwinery.com/ for more information.
June 29th - July 20th - Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival Presents: From Here to Eternity, Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, 6877 E Lake Rd, Auburn NY. The US premiere will launch right here in Auburn! Sir Tim Rice’s new musical makes its US premiere right here in Auburn. Don’t miss this epic, sweeping story of love, redemption and hope set against the backdrop of a beautiful but conflicted paradise. Rated R (Adult themes and strong language). Call (315) 255-1785 or 1-800-457-8897 for tickets and more information!