This holiday season, Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes invites you to step into a world glittering with twinkling lights, where gingerbread men and softly falling snow herald an evening of family-friendly fun. Welcome to winter in the Finger Lakes, where holiday magic casts a spell on all who visit.
Annual events such as Sparkle on December 2 kick off the Christmas festivities with fireworks, a visit from Santa and his reindeer, and horse-drawn wagon rides through the Gaffer District all decked out for the season. The holidays are a special time in Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes. Don't miss out on annual event favorites; discover the Finger Lakes Region's top holiday events.
As winter unfolds across Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes, it's time to head outside to enjoy all that the region has to offer. Explore the breathtaking artistry of glass blowing and try your hand at glass-making at the Corning Museum of Glass, offering winter programs perfect for couples and families. Discover new vistas as you snowshoe or cross-country ski through scenic, snow-covered parks, and warm up with a local vintage or brew from one of our very own Finger Lakes wineries or breweries.
For art fans, winter is no time to hibernate! Visit our Finger Lakes landmark arts institutions such as the Rockwell Museum and 2 Crocked Pots Pottery & Jewelry Studio for a variety of experiences.
Don't miss a moment of winter's magic. Visit us today in Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes.