2008 Downtown Auburn, NY Summer Concert Series:
On Wednesday Nights this July and August, the BID will be hosting a series of FREE outdoor public concerts in Downtown Auburn. This series was made possible in part by public funding that the BID received from the New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) Decentralization Program, which is administered locally by the Phelps Arts Center and the Phelps Historical Society.
All concerts will begin at 7 pm . The schedule for 2008 is here:
The Auburn Downtown BID office is located at
131 Genesee Street
Auburn, NY 13021
Welcome to TomatoFest 2008 Auburn, NY Emerson Park
September 6—7, 2008 Emerson Park on Owasco Lake, Auburn, NY
Our 23rd festival promises to be the very best. Come and enjoy Owasco Lake’s Emerson Park and the many delicious foods and wines of Central New York’s Finger Lakes Region. Great food, entertainment, contests, and crafts in a gorgeous setting to suit anyone’s fancy! TomatoFest
Friday Night Kick-off Dance
Central New York’s TomatoFest is bringing a new event to the 2008 Festival! This year’s festival has been extended to include a Friday night TomatoFest Kick-off Dance.
Who: Music by the Joe Whiting Band
What: TomatoFest Kick-off Dance
Where: Main Pavilion at Emerson Park
When: Friday, September 5, 2008; 8-11 pm
Cost is only $5.00 per person. All proceeds benefit area food pantries.
Raffle prizes have been donated by TomatoFest Craft and Commercial vendors—you could be a winner!
Parking is FREE.
Tomato Recipe Cook-off
As part of the bigger and better Tomatofest 2008, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Cayuga County is coordinating a Tomato Recipe Cook-off for amateur chefs who want to showcase their favorite recipes, using fresh tomatoes.
Recipes submitted to the Tomato Recipe Cookoff must include fresh tomatoes as a major ingredient. The nutrition program at Cooperative Extension will select 8 recipes to be prepared by contestants in their licensed, commercial kitchen and judged by a panel of tasters on August 25. Prizes for the winning recipes will be awarded at TomatoFest.
1st Prize — $200 Gift Certificate – NY Wine & Culinary Center
More information can be found on the Cook-off Application Form.
August 16, 2008 – August 17, 2008
The Stone Quarry Art Park
10:00 am to 5:00 pm.
This is a fun-filled event for the entire family. Visitors to the Pottery Fair can view and purchase items from displays in the barns, tents and sculpture garden. There will be demonstrations of pottery techniques throughout the weekend, and children and adults may participate in engaging hands-on creative projects.
For more information:
Denise Dowdall, 443-4263, 453-3066
IT’S A “SWEET 16″ BIRTHDAY PARTY!!
The Rhubarb Kitchen Shop in Skaneateles is celebrating 16 years in business!
Suite 16 Rhubarb in Skaneateles, NY party
Stop in the store Saturday August 2nd: 10-6 and Sunday August 3rd: 11-5 to help celebrate this milestone! Register to win prizes, sample some delicious food & take advantage of special “birthday savings”! Thank you for all your support throughout the past 16 years & look forward to seeing you at the party! For more info:685-5803
59 E Genesee St
Skaneateles, NY 13152
FREE FAMILY SUMMER MOVIE NIGHT! Only in Skaneateles, NY
First Movie Night:
Thursday, July 24 at 7:30 pm
OPTION 1: Scooby Doo at 7:30 p.m.
in the Party room on the big screen!
OPTION 2: The Incredibles
at 9 p.m. in the Backyard!
Pre-movie excitement from 8-9 p.m.
The theme of the evening is Superheros.
Everyone is invited to dress up as their
favorite superhero to watch the movie. The kids
can bring sleeping bags, blankets, pillows and
lawn chairs as well.
The movie nights will be every Thursday
this summer, each with a different theme.
So watch for it!! A great family fun activity!
CONCESSION STAND OPEN 1 HOUR LATER ‘TIL 10 P.M.
FOR THOSE LATE NIGHT MOVIE SNACKS!
SKANEATELES COMMUNITY CENTER