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On-going Onondaga County Events!

 

~   CNY Regional Farmers Market is open from 7am to 2pm each Saturday & Sunday (flea market); Market Common shops open daily.  Call 422-8647 for information.

 

~  Everson Museum of Art is featuring several exciting exhibits:  John Knecht: Fragments from the Wheels of Ezekiel & From New York to Corrymore: Robert Henri and Ireland. Check out their art classes & other exciting programs as well!  Call 474-6064 or visit the website at www.Everson.org for details.

 

So much to do at Beaver Lake Nature Center!  Enjoy many fantastic seasonal programs – through the month of March, come check out the sugarbush each Saturday & Sunday with a great pancake breakfast each Saturday (9-noon).  Celebrate Maple!!!  For details, call 638-2519 or visit www.OnondagaCountyParks.com.

 

~  The Onondaga Historical Association Museum is currently featuring the exhibit Tales, Talents and Treasures: A Celebration of the 125th Anniversary of the Syracuse Diocese & 100 Years of the New York / Pennsylvania Girl Scouts Exhibit For details on this or other events at their museum, call 428-1864 or go to www.CNYHistory.org.

 

~  Syracuse Crunch Hockey is back with great slammin’ action at the War Memorial at Oncenter!  Call 435-2121 or go to their website at www.SyracuseCrunch.com for details.

 

~  IMAX Movies:   Born to be Wild, Coral Reef Adventure & Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol are currently showing at the MOST.  For details, call 425-9068 or www.most.org.

 

~  Enjoy animal enrichment activities and demonstrations at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo.  Go to their website (www.RosamondGiffordZoo.org) or call 435-8511 for details.

 

~  Spaghetti Warehouse features Acme Mystery Dinner Theater  on Thursday evenings and Magic Circle Children’s Theater on Saturdays about noon.  Call 475-1807 for details.

 

~   The Central Library at the Galleries features various exhibit as well as other wonderful programs to explore.  For details, call 435-1834 or visit the website at www.onlib.org.

 

Syracuse University’s Warehouse Gallery is featuring a new exhibit Noriko Ambe – Inner Water and Chaz Griffen Window Projects.  For details, call them at 443-6450.

 

 

Continuing thru 4/18/2012

Event:     Hobo Graffiti & Friends (Wednesday evenings)

Location:  Wise Guys Comedy Club & Bistro, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-477-9898

 

Continuing thru 3/29/2012

Event:     Live Music at Parisa: Gary Frenay & Arty Lenin (Thursday evenings)

Location:  Parisa Restaurant, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-565-5118

 

Continuing thru 4/30/2012

Event:     Exhibit:  Syracuse – A Retrospective

Location:  Fayetteville East Area YMCA, 200 Towne Drive, Fayetteville

For More Info:  315-299-7576

 

Continuing thru 3/25/2012

Event:     Exhibit:  Personal Images

Location:  Sutton Pavilion, Syracuse Stage, 820 East Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-443-8603

 

Continuing thru 3/25/2012

Event:     Syracuse Stage Presents: Red

Location:  Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-443-3275

 

Continuing thru 3/25/2012

Event:     Cedarvale Maple Syrup Co. Open House

Location:  Cedarvale Maple Syrup Co., 3769 Pleasant Valley Rd., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-469-6422

 

Continuing thru 3/25/2012

Event:     Maple Hollow Farm

Location:  Maple Hollow Farm, 1309 County Route 85, Hannibal

For More Info:  315-564-7133

 

Continuing thru 4/1/2012

Event:     Maple Syrup Celebration at Critz Farms

Location:  Critz Farms, 3232 Rippleton Rd, Cazenovia

For More Info:  800-442-3225

 

 

Continuing thru 4/17/2012

Event:     Exhibit:  Nevin Mercede: “The Reflections Series”

Location:  Red House Arts Center, 201 S. West Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-425-0405

 

Starts:  3/22/2012         Ends: 3/25/2012

Event:     Chris Strait & Eric Tartaglione Live at Wise Guys

Location:  Wise Guys Comedy Club & Bistro, 201 South Salina Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-477-9898

 

Starts:  3/22/2012         Ends: 4/19/2012

Event:     The Gallery at the Tech Garden Presents: Patently Syracuse

Location:  The Tech Garden, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-474-0910

 

Starts:  3/23/2012         Ends: 3/23/2012

Event:     Downtown Writer’s Center Presents: Poet PHILIP MEMME

Location:  YMCA of Downtown Syracuse, 340 Montgomery Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-474-6851

 

Starts:  3/23/2012         Ends: 3/25/2012

Event:     International Auto Showcase Custom

Location:  Empire Expo Center/NYS Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-487-8310

 

Starts:  3/24/2012         Ends: 3/24/2012

Event:     Improv Comedy Night with Don’t Feed the Actors

Location:  The Fire and Ice Banquet Hall at the Locker Room, 528 Hiawatha Blvd. E., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-446-1461

 

Starts:  3/24/2012         Ends: 3/24/2012

Event:     OHA Presents Fayetteville “Ghost Talk” to Celebrate Women’s History Month

Location:  United Church of Fayetteville, 310 E. Genesee St., Fayetteville

For More Info:  315-428-1864, ext. 312

 

Starts:  3/24/2012         Ends: 3/25/2012

Event:     Central New York Maple Festival

Location:  Village of Marathon, 5 E. Main St., Marathon

For More Info:  607-745-7710

 

 

Starts:  3/24/2012         Ends: 4/19/2012

Event:     CNY Art Showcase Juried Preview & Live Auction!

Location:  Everson Museum, 401 Harrison St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-474-6064

 

Starts:  3/24/2012         Ends: 5/13/2012

Event:     Reliquaries: New Work by Drew Goerlitz

Location:  Everson Museum, 401 Harrison St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-474-6064

 

Starts:  3/25/2012         Ends: 3/25/2012

Event:     Greater Syracuse Scholastic Science Fair

Location:  Museum of Science & Technology (MOST), 500 S. Franklin St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315.425.9068 x 2163

 

Starts:  3/25/2012         Ends: 3/25/2012

Event:     Play: Vision of Sound

Location:  Mulroy Civic Center, Carrier Theater, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-245-1689

 

Starts:  3/25/2012         Ends: 3/25/2012

Event:     Wacky Chad Performance at Jowonio School

Location:  Jowonio School, 3049 East Genesee Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-445-4010 x215

 

Starts:  3/26/2012         Ends: 3/26/2012

Event:     Fundraiser:  March of Dimes Signiture Chefs Auction

Location:  Holiday Inn – Liverpool, 441 Electronics Parkway, Liverpool

For More Info:  315-463-0700

 

Starts:  3/27/2012         Ends: 3/27/2012

Event:     Rosamond Gifford Lecture Series Presents Sherman Alexie

Location:  Mulroy Civic Center at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-435-1832

 

Starts:  3/27/2012         Ends: 3/27/2012

Event:     Science and Magic of Film: The Last Wave

Location:  Red House Arts Center, 201 S. West Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-425-0405

 

 

Starts:  3/28/2012         Ends: 3/28/2012

Event:     Mythbusters – Behind the Myths Tour

Location:  Mulroy Civic Center, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-435-2121

 

Starts:  3/29/2012         Ends: 3/29/2012

Event:     Jazz Evenings at Phoebe’s

Location:  Phoebe’s Restaurant, 912 East Genesee St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-475-5154

 

Starts:  3/29/2012         Ends: 3/30/2012

Event:     10th Annual New York State Green Building Conference

Location:  Pirro Convention Center, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-470-6817

 

Starts:  3/29/2012         Ends: 4/1/2012

Event:     31st Annual Salt City Cluster Spring Dog Show

Location:  Empire Expo Center/NYS Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-622-2239

 

Starts:  3/29/2012         Ends: 4/7/2012

Event:     Play:  Twelfth Night

Location:  Red House Arts Center, 201 S. West Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-425-0405

 

Starts:  3/30/2012         Ends: 3/30/2012

Event:     Downtown Writer’s Center Presents:  Poets LYNN DOMINA and YVONNE MURPHY

Location:  YMCA of Downtown Syracuse, 340 Montgomery Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-474-6851

 

Starts:  3/30/2012         Ends: 4/7/2012

Event:     Dinner Theater:  Lombardi

Location:  The Fire and Ice Banquet Hall at the Locker Room, 528 Hiawatha Blvd. E., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-446-1461

 

Starts:  3/30/2012         Ends: 3/30/2012

Event:     The PROM….A Blast from the Past benefitting McMahon Ryan

Location:  AXA Towers Lobby, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-701-2985

 

 

Starts:  3/31/2012         Ends: 3/31/2012

Event:     Artisan & Craft Show

Location:  Elbridge Elementary School, 130 East Main Street, Elbridge

For More Info:  315-558-3408

 

Starts:  3/31/2012         Ends: 3/31/2012

Event:     Dave Ruch: Live in Concert

Location:  Erie Canal Museum, 318 Erie Boulevard East, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-471-0593

 

Starts:  4/3/2012           Ends: 4/3/2012

Event:     Riverdance

Location:  Onondaga Community College, SRC Arena, 4585 W Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-498-2772

 

Starts:  4/5/2012           Ends: 4/5/2012

Event:     Syracuse Chiefs vs Rochester Redwings OPENING DAY!

Location:  Alliance Bank Stadium, 1 Tex Simone Dr., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-474-7833

 

Starts:  4/7/2012           Ends: 4/7/2012

Event:     NYS Horse Pullers Assoc. “Pull of Champions”

Location:  Empire Expo Center/NYS Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-487-7711

 

Starts:  4/13/2012         Ends: 4/13/2012

Event:     An Evening with Aziz Ansari

Location:  War Memorial at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-435-2121

 

Starts:  4/14/2012         Ends: 4/14/2012

Event:     Comedian Daniel Tosh Live

Location:  Landmark Theatre, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-475-7980

 

Starts:  4/14/2012         Ends: 4/14/2012

Event:     Salt City Horror Fest

Location:  Palace Theater, 2384 James St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-463-9240

 

 

Starts:  4/15/2012         Ends: 4/15/2012

Event:     Collectorsfest Sports Memorabilia Show

Location:  Empire Expo Center/NYS Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-487-7711

 

Starts:  4/15/2012         Ends: 4/15/2012

Event:     Gabriel Iglesias Stand-Up Revolution Tour

Location:  Landmark Theatre, 362 S. Salina St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-475-7980

 

Starts:  4/15/2012         Ends: 4/15/2012

Event:     Natur-Tyme’s 12th Annual Health & Wellness Expo: Transforming Ourselves in 2012

Location:  Empire Expo Center/NYS Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-488-6300

 

Starts:  4/20/2012         Ends: 4/22/2012

Event:     Syracuse Opera presents Madama Butterfly

Location:  Mulroy Civic Center at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-475-5915

 

Starts:  4/21/2012         Ends: 4/21/2012

Event:     Landmark Theatre presents Daughtry

Location:  Landmark Theatre, 362 S. Salina St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-475-7979

 

Starts:  4/21/2012         Ends: 4/21/2012

Event:     Professional Championship Bull Riders featuring a concert by Montgomery Gentry

Location:  Onondaga Community College, 4585 W Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-498-2699

 

Starts:  4/21/2012         Ends: 4/22/2012

Event:     Syracuse Gun Show 2012

Location:  Empire Expo Center/NYS Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Syracuse

For More Info:  607-748-1010

 

Starts:  4/27/2012         Ends: 4/27/2012

Event:     Concert:  Imagination Movers – Rock-O-Matic 2012

Location:  Landmark Theatre, 362 S. Salina St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-475-7979

 

 

Starts:  4/27/2012         Ends: 4/29/2012

Event:     Country Folk Art Show

Location:  Empire Expo Center/NYS Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Syracuse

For More Info:  248-634-4151

 

Starts:  4/28/2012         Ends: 4/28/2012

Event:     21st Annual Central New York Irish Feis

Location:  Empire Expo Center/NYS Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-487-7711

 

Starts:  5/4/2012           Ends: 5/4/2012

Event:     Concert:  Trans-Siberian Orchestra

Location:  War Memorial at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-435-2121

 

Starts:  5/8/2012           Ends: 5/8/2012

Event:     UpstateShows.com presents Rise Against

Location:  Empire Expo Center/NYS Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Blvd., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-378-4197

 

Starts:  5/11/2012         Ends: 5/13/2012

Event:     Syracuse University Commencement Weekend

Location:  Carrier Dome, 900 Irving Ave., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-443-1200

 

Starts:  5/12/2012         Ends: 5/12/2012

Event:     WWE presents RAW WORLD TOUR

Location:  War Memorial at Oncenter, 300 West Fayette Street, Syracuse

For More Info:  315-435-2121

 

Starts:  5/15/2012         Ends: 5/15/2012

Event:     MassChaos Tour: Godsmack, Staind, and special guest Halestorm

Location:  War Memorial at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-435-8000

 

Starts:  5/17/2012         Ends: 5/17/2012

Event:     Concert:  Joe Bonamassa

Location:  Landmark Theatre, 362 S. Salina St., Syracuse

For More Info:  315-475-7980

Posted: Friday, March 23rd, 2012 @ 11:36 am by Curt
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CAYUGA COUNTY OFFICE OF TOURISM    131 GENESEE STREET      AUBURN, NY 13021         315-255-1658

 

 

 

The Cayuga County Office of Tourism is open from 9:00am – 5:00pm Monday through Friday. 

January 29th – March 18th – Both Ends of the Rainbow – Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn.  This annual exhibition will feature over 1,000 works of art by local students and senior citizens from Cayuga County.  www.myartcenter.org                 315-255-1553 

February 8th – May 5th – “Stepping Out:  Dancing in Cayuga County”.  Cayuga Museum of History & Art, 203 Genesee St., Auburn.  The exhibit explores social, folk and the fine art of dance as well as showcases our local dance schools and studios.  www.cayuganet.org/cayugamuseum  315-253-8051

March 2nd & 3rd – “What I Want My Words To Do To You” -  Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn.  “What I Want My Words To Do To You” offers an unprecedented look into the minds and hearts of the women inmates of New York’s Bedford Hills Correctional Facility. The film goes inside a writing workshop led by playwright Eve Ensler, consisting of 15 women, most of whom were convicted of murder. 3/2 1 & 8pm, 3/3 8pm.  Tickets $5 online or $6 at the door.  www.auburnpublictheater.org  315-253-6669

March 2nd – “Ignite the Winter” – Downtown Auburn.  The event will feature a comfort food cook-off, where people can keep warm by tasting and judging their favorite chili, soups or chowders prepared by local restaurants and organizations. A renowned local ice sculptor will hold a live demonstration. The event will include live bands, street performers and horse-drawn wagon rides. 5-10pm, Exchange Street in the heart of Downtown Auburn.  www.ignite-cny.org  315-252-7291

March 2nd – “Photo Exhibit” – Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn.  Come view an exhibition of artwork by members of the Auburn Photography Club.  5-7:30pm.  .  www.auburnpublictheater.org  315-253-6669

March 2nd – First Friday Event – Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn.  Area educators are invited to a special reception from 4-5pm.  Learn more about opportunities for teachers and students at the Art Center.  From 5-8pm, enjoy light refreshments, art making, and see Both Ends of the Rainbow, an annual Cayuga County student and senior citizens event.  Free.  www.myartcenter.org  315-255-1553

March 2nd – First Friday Event – Seward House Museum, 33 South St., Auburn.  The Seward House will showcase an Alaska themed exhibit in the gift shop and serve light refreshments. This theme is celebrating the March 30, 1867 purchase of Alaska spearheaded by Sec. Seward.  5-8pm  www.sewardhouse.org  315-252-1283

March 2nd – First Friday Event – Cayuga Museum, 203 Genesee St., Auburn.  Student dancers from the Partnership for Results extended school day program perform a dance routine from their show ’Harriet, The Musical:  Journey to Freedom’.  5pm.  View the exhibit “Stepping Out:  Dancing in Cayuga County”. 5-8pm.  Free  www.cayuganet.org/cayugamuseum  315-253-8051

March 2nd – Winter Rhapsody – Auburn Alliance Church, 630 N. Seward Ave., Auburn.  Presented by the Auburn Chamber Orchestra at 7:30pm.  Join them for an evening of classical music.  Suggested donation $5. 

March 6th – Latin Cuisine – Aurora Inn, 391 Main St., Aurora.  Our Latin Cuisine class is the perfect way to spice up a winter evening.  You’ll learn how to make six exotic dishes through demonstrations and hands-on practice. Dishes will span a variety of courses, and will include protein preparation and cooking, traditional Latin starches, and a classic Latin dessert. Enjoy lively Latin music in the kitchen, then join your fellow participants in a glass of wine as you eat the feast you’ve made together. Dinner at 8:30pm, 12 person maximum.  Starts at 6 – $115/person.  Call for reservations as space is limited.  www.innsofaurora.com  866-364-8808

March 9th & 10th – “The Way” – Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn.  Martin Sheen plays an ophthalmologist named Tom, whose only son, Daniel (Emilio Estevez), dies in severe weather in the Pyrenees while trying to walk the Way of St. James.  Tom goes to retrieve his son’s body and ends up walking the pilgrimage himself, along with 4 fellow travelers.  The beauty of the movie is that Emilio Estevez, writer/director, does not make explicit what any of them find, beyond friendship. He lets these four fine actors convey that true personal transformations are not announced with fanfare, but happen internally.  3/10, 1 & 8pm, 3/11 8pm.  Tickets $5 online, $6 at the door.  www.auburnpublictheater.org          315-253-6669.

March 10th – The Dean Brothers – Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn.  The legendary SAMMY Hall of Fame American Band brings their original and cover music to Auburn Public Theater’s Main Stage. Known for their wonderful classic Rock ’n Roll, as well as their Beach Boys harmonies.  Tickets $16, 8pm.  www.auburnpublictheater.org             315-253-6669.

March 10th – Annual Youth Fair – Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Rd., Auburn.  Annual Youth Fair with the Boy Scouts’ Pinewood Derby and the Girl Scouts’ cookie-eating contest.  10am – 2pm.  www.fingerlakesmall.com  315-255-1188 

March 11th – APT Family Hour Series – Auburn Public Theater, 8 Exchange St., Auburn.  2pm.  www.auburnpublictheater.org  315-253-6669

 

March 11th – Balloon Art and Juggling – Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, 205 Genesee St., Auburn.  1-3pm:  Witness the art of typing balloons as Laurie Michelman transforms these inflatable wonders into animals, flowers, and other creations.  Learn the basics of juggling with scarves, tennis balls and more with Luke Petrosino.  1-4:30pm.  Families will use balloons to make reative and fun art projects.    $5/family.  www.myartcenter.org                 315-255-1553 

March 11th – Cornell University Klezmer Ensemble – Willard Memorial Chapel, 17 Nelson St., Auburn.  Klezmer was originally the ritual and celebratory music of the Yiddish-speaking Jews of Eastern Europe, where it developed over the course of many centuries.   Brought to North America during the period 1881 -1924, a modern klezmer tradition developed in urban centers and has since become one of the most visible transnational music and culture movements on five continents.  2pm, tickets $10, stop by the Chapel or call for tickets.  www.willardchapel.org  315-252-0339

 

 

            

 

NEW BUSINESSES NOW OPEN

Man in the Moon Classic Cheesecake & Dessert Bake Shoppe, King Ferry

Bayview Wellness Center & Spa, Fair Haven

Hanart Studios and Gallery, Fair Haven

Oak & Vine Restaurant at the Springside Inn, Auburn

Anchor Laundromat, 719 Main St., Fair Haven – Large capacity, sparkling clean, WiFi, TV

The Apple Station, 5279 Cross Rd., Cayuga

Ichiban Japanese Steakhouse, 181 Grant Ave. Auburn

The Auburn Ale House, 288 Genesee St., Auburn

 

 

 

 

      

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Posted: Friday, March 2nd, 2012 @ 10:11 pm by Curt
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Skaneateles, NY Furnished Corporate Family House Rental

Skaneateles Suites Cottage House cottage-house-master-bedroom
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Country House is part of the Skaneateles Suites campus of buildings on Route 20, just 2 Miles West of the Village.The Cottage House was the house ”next door” when we bought it, tore it down and built the Cottage House in 2009.  It’s small, but very hip, both insides and roof lines. Two complete bedroom suites with baths open to the Great room… kitchen, dining, family room with fireplace and lots of space. Of course there is cable TV and WIFI. Of course all utilities, bed and bath linens and housekeeping is included. Turn-key.Master Bedroom has a private balcony facing the scenic country, a huge wraparound deck is a delight to watch the sunsets.

Pet friendly for a fee, Cottage House is perfect for re-loaction moves of a month or more.

  • Seasonal Rates Monthly, rates can vary dramatically by season and length of stay. Call 315-685-7568 to discuss your needs.
  • Accommodates: 4
    1 Master Bedroom Suite with King and oversized European Shower, 1 Queen Bedroom with private full bath, Fireplace in Family – Dining – Kitchen, full laundry

Location:
Rural yet only 2 Miles from Village Center

Miscellaneous:
Well-behaved dogs are welcome by request and additional fees, no smoking indoors.

THINGS TO DO:

Go for a walk in the country, sit a spell on the wrap-around porch, count the four leaf clovers.

Posted: Tuesday, July 14th, 2009 @ 12:29 pm by Curt
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