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Finger Lakes Wine Festival

July 17, 18 & 19

Friday 6:00pm-9:00pm
Saturday and Sunday 9:00am-9:00pm

Watkins Glen International Track
Rte 16
Watkins Glen, NY
    The Festival features a variety of arts & crafts,jewelry, gourmet food, wine and culinary related vendors.
Shop, Sip and Savor over 600 wines from over 80 wineries, sample culinary delights with cooking demonstrations and culinary classes, browse arts, crafts and jewelry created by local artists and enjoy live music by regional bands on three different stages.
Order Tickets: http://purchase.tickets.com/buy/TicketPurchase?orgid=31507
More info at: www.flwinefest.com


Posted: Thursday, July 16th, 2009 @ 7:28 pm by Lynn
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Syracuse Nationals This Weekend!

July 17th – 19th

    NYS Fairgrounds
    Empire Expo Center
    581 State Fair Blvd.
    Syracuse, NY 13209
Spectator gates open Friday & Saturday 8:00am-10:00pm

Sunday 8:00am-3:00pm

Fireworks Fri & Sat nights
More than custom 6,000 cars rolling into town for the Syracuse Nationals. The event features vendors, demos, tractor-pulls, flame throwers, burnouts and fireworks and more! Advance sale tickets on sale from
June 8 – July 16 at Advance Auto Parts and Nice n Easy Grocery Shoppes (participating locations only).
Price:  Adults $12.00 advance sale – $17.00 at the gate,

Children ages 6-12 $6.00 advance sale – $8.00 at the gate,

children 5 and under free.
Building:  Entire Grounds
Phone:  1-800-753-3978

Posted: Thursday, July 16th, 2009 @ 6:50 pm by Lynn
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Fundraiser for Youths with Disabilites at Claire Affleck Training

Claire Affleck Training
4011 Franklin Street Road
Auburn, NY 13021

July 18, 2009
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM


Claire Affleck and Dr. Rob Kiltz will be holding a fundraiser for Freedom Recreational Services on July 18th at Skaneateles Equestrian Center. Please join us in supporting a worthy charity and having some great fun while doing it!!
1-3pm Food and entertainment
3-5pm Horse rides and more

Tickets Paid at the Door: $15 person, $20 couple, $30 family
* RSVP by to Chris Briel at events@robertkiltz.com – please include the number of people that will attend.
About Freedom Recreational Services:
They provide activities and programs to help youths with disabilities in Cayuga County. Our fundraiser will help fund this program and others like it. Proceeds from the event will be donated to Freedom Recreational Services.

Posted: Tuesday, July 14th, 2009 @ 8:18 pm by Lynn
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”Corduroy” Author at Creekside Books

July 18, 2009
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

“Corduroy” Author, Barbara Hennessy, will be a Creekside Books for a special storytime
& booksigning event! Corduroy (costumed character) will be on hand during the event and
will wander around the village earlier in the day during the Curbstone Festival.

Giveways & Refreshments at the 3 PM Event.

Posted: Monday, July 13th, 2009 @ 7:54 pm by Lynn
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Tuesday nite Sunset Safari

Rosamond Gifford Zoo • One Conservation Place, Syracuse, NY 13204 • (315) 435-8511

5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Member advance sale tickets – $5.00 for each event night
Non-member advance sale tickets – $6.50 for each event night
At the door – $8.00 for everyone

Children under 2 are free

Enjoy live entertainment and the animals, too!  A cash bar, light dinners and gourmet picnics for two or more are available for an additional charge.  Watch the sunset and take in a relaxing evening at the Zoo!  For more information, or to purchase tickets , please call (315) 435-8511 x113.  Download a menu/order form by clicking here or see menu below.  NOTE: Meals must be ordered at least one day in advance.

For Live Music line up and Sunset Safari Menu go to:


Posted: Monday, July 13th, 2009 @ 7:53 pm by Lynn
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