Spring is springing here at 10 Fitch! The birds are chirping and the flowers are blooming too! We’d love to pamper you and your loved one for a few days, or even one evening. Here are some events that are going on in and around our town, Auburn, New York, during the month of May :
May 5th - May 14th - LOC Spring Sportfishing Derby, Lake Ontario, Fair Haven, NY. Adult & youth derby categories include salmon, brown, lake, rainbow or steelhead trout and walleye, prizes. Check out http://www.loc.org/ or call 1-888-733-5246 for more information.
May 6th - May 7th - Keuka in Bloom, Keuka Lake Wine Trail. Treat yourself to the best of magnificent Keuka Lake at the height of Spring. A tremendous bargain, every year a sell-out! Each winery will offer samples of world-class vintages and herb-inspired foods. Ticket holders will also receive at each winery one flower and one herb, each in a 4" pot and ready to plant. Tour all seven wineries and return home with fabulous wines, great recipes and the following 14 plants just in time for Spring gardening! Event hours: Saturday & Sunday 10am-5pm. For more information and to purchase tickets, please check out Keuka Lake Wine Trail’s website at http://www.keukawinetrail.com/Signature-Events/Keuka-in-Bloom.
May 6th - Orchestra of the Southern Finger Lakes - May Concert at the Corning Museum of Glass, 1 Museum Way, Corning, NY. Julie Eskar, Violin, Guest Soloist, Concertmaster for the Danish National Chamber Orchestra. 7:30pm. For tickets, buy online at http://www.clemenscenter.com/event/orchestra-of-the-southern-finger-lakes-may-concert-at-the-corning-museum-of-glass/ or call the Clemens Center box office at 607-734-8191.
May 12th - May 21st - Rochester Lilac Festival, Highland Park, 180 Reservoir Avenue, Rochester, NY. Thousands of fragrant lilacs, over 100 musical acts featuring national headliners, a wine & chocolate tasting, craft brew festival, parade, kids rides, entertainment and more. 10:30am-8:30pm. Admission: Free! For more information, check out http://www.rochesterevents.com/lilac-festival/
May 13th - Mother’s Day Weekend Riesling Celebration, CJS Vineyards, 6900 Fosterville Road, Auburn, NY. Treat Mom to a vertical Riesling tasting of our new and vintage Rieslings. Mothers get free tasting. Wine tasting fee of $3.00 per person applies except where indicated for the event. Noon – 5:00 pm. The vineyards website is firstname.lastname@example.org or call 315-730-4619 for more information!
May 13th - Modern Mother’s Day Getaway, Miles Wine Cellars, 168 Randall Crossing Road, Nimrod, NY. Is your Mother Chic, Trendy, and Fashionable? Maybe you are looking for something fun and exciting to celebrate Mom this Mother’s Day? Spoil her with all things Fashionable as you enjoy a Mother’s Day Getaway to Seneca Lake this year. Relax with Signature Wine Drinks paired with light appetizers, and be spoiled with this Beautiful Brooch’s (that you create with Instruction provided), and lovely fashion scarves! Learn the trending new ways to wear your scarves all while incorporating your chic, sophisticated, and elegant new Brooch. Cost: $25.00 per guest Space limited to 10 guests per session. Must register online at http://mileswinecellars.com/about-2/onsite-events/modern-mothers-day-getaway/ ahead of time!
May 13th - A Most Fortunate Folly : Alaska @ 150, Seward House Museum, 33 South Street, Auburn, NY. This year, the Seward House Museum is celebrating the sesquicentennial anniversary of the Alaska purchase. A Most Fortunate Folly: Alaska at 150 will be the kickoff event on this celebratory day and will be free and open to the public beginning at 12:00 noon. The event is in partnership with the State of Alaska and will include an unveiling of a new Seward statue that will eventually be installed on the capitol grounds in Juneau, Alaska. The Museum is open Tuesday – Saturday 10 am – 5 pm & Sunday (June - August) 1 - 5 pm. Admission: Museum members – Free Admission, Adults – $10.00, AAA/Senior Citizens/Military – $9.00, National Trust Members – $9.00, Students with ID – $5.00, Children under 6 – Free Admission. Check out Seward House Museum website @ http://www.sewardhouse.org or call 315-252-1283 for more details.
May 19th - May 21st - Williamson Apple Blossom Festival, Main Street, Williamson, NY.
May 20th - Seneca Lake Wine & Food Festival, Clute Park, 155 South Clute Park Drive, Watkins Glen, NY. 11am - 5pm. This event is held in one location, Clute Park, at the southern tip of Seneca Lake in Watkins Glen. Ticket prices will be $35 tasting/$15 non-tasting. Check out http://senecalakewineandfood.com or call 877-536-2717 during regular business hours for ticket sales and questions!
May 21st - Masterworks Chorale : Annual Spring Gala, Springside Inn, 6141 West Lake Road, Auburn, NY. Annual Spring Gala: MasterWorks Goes to the Oscars! Take a musical trip to the Academy Awards at our Annual Gala, with award-winning songs and a silent auction! All tickets $70. Includes beverages, appetizers and full dinner. Advance sale only. Event starts 6:00 pm. For tickets and more information, go to http://www.masterworkscny.org.
May 28th - Majorpalooza, 128 Genesee Street, Auburn, NY. Sample food, wine, cider, spirits and craft beer from restaurants , wineries and breweries, plus live music acts on the main stage, a 5K race, a children’s race and exciting family fun. Free. 10:00 am – 10:00 pm. For more information contact the BID 315-252-7874.
May 29th - Memorial Day Celebration, 128 Genesee Street, Auburn, NY. Watch the City’s annual parade followed by a ceremony at Veteran’s Memorial Park, an antique car cruise at Plaza of the Arts lot, and the Kiwanis Club’s Duck Derby at Market Street Park on the Owasco River, followed by the Knights of Columbus’ after-party. Parade starts at 11:00 am downtown on Genesee Street. Free. For more information please contact the BID 315-252-7874 or http://www.auburndowntown.org/