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A Taste of the Finger Lakes includes 

Exploration of Two Exhibitions
Experience the wonders of glass with two amazing exhibitions: “Curiosities of Glassmaking,” featuring glass oddities from across the centuries; and “Botanical Wonders,” showcasing the incredibly delicate and realistic Glass Flowers of Harvard.

Wine and Cuisine Tasting
Enjoy a rich and varied selection of regional wines and dishes from more than 30 area restaurants and wineries.

Wineries:  Restaurants:
Americana Vineyards & Winery Inc.
Anthony Road Wine Company
Ashley Lynn Winery
Atwater Estate Vineyards
Damiani Wine Cellars
Dr. Konstantin Frank’s
Fulkerson Winery
Glenora Wine Cellars
Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards
Heron Hill Winery
Hickory Hollow/Highland Cellars
King Ferry Winery
Lakewood Vineyards
Lamoreaux Landing Wine Cellars
Miles Winery
Montezuma Winery
Prejean Winery 
Ravines Wine Cellars
Red Newt Winery
Sheldrake Point Vineyards
Standing Stone Vineyard

Posted: Tuesday, May 8th, 2007 @ 1:06 pm by Curt
Filed under: Blog Skaneateles,Events in CNY

 
 
 
 

Community Map

We just found a really neat FREE program to make maps. Click HERE to see ours.

And feel free to log in and add a marker!

Posted: Monday, May 7th, 2007 @ 3:21 pm by Curt
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Welcome to NYS Routes 5 & 20 – your link to the Finger Lakes Region and the Greater Niagara Region!

This 135-mile long corridor that traverses New York State from east to west is a visitor’s dream come true. Yes, Routes 5 and 20 has something for everyone – wine tasting, antique shops, historic sites, theme parks, four-season outdoor recreation, fine dining and lodging, scenic rural landscapes and quaint villages, festivals and theater, … And best of all you’ve gotten off the expressways to take a drive along an Authentic American Road. Don’t forget to stop for a root beer float, a drive-in movie or to just watch the wildlife.

Posted: Friday, April 20th, 2007 @ 1:51 pm by Curt
Filed under: Blog Skaneateles,Road Trips

 
 
 
 

NATIONAL TOURISM WEEK, MAY 12-20 

NATIONAL TOURISM WEEK, MAY 12-20   
Each May communities across the nation celebrate National Tourism Week with special events to highlight the importance of tourism to the economy. The main focus of National Tourism Week is to promote a wider understanding of travel and tourism as a major U.S. industry that is vital to the economic stability and growth of the United States and contributes substantially to its cultural and social well being.

Looking at the economic benefit of tourism; more than 20 million people visit New York’s Finger Lakes each year with spending by overnight leisure visitors adding more than $2 billion annually to the regional economy. In Cayuga County alone, tourism is responsible for 960 jobs.

National Tourism Week is the perfect time to focus on the impact of travel and tourism in our area, thank our visitors for their patronage, honor the employees who serve them and show our pride in the tourism industry.

If you have any special activities or events planned to celebrate National Tourism Week, please let the Tourism Office know so that we can help you promote them.

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2007 @ 2:04 pm by Curt
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May 11 at 7:00 PM
An Inconvenient Truth followed by
discussion with Brian Hidy

All events are free and open to the public at
St. James Episcopal Church
96 East Genesee St.
Skaneateles, NY 13152

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2007 @ 10:13 am by Curt
Filed under: Blog Skaneateles,Events in CNY