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Corning & the Southern Finger Lakes

Winter in the Southern Finger Lakes brings warmth and celebration, welcoming everyone to join in the holiday spirit during annual Christmas events that bring sparkle and magic to all.

The Crystal City Christmas celebration is sure to spread good cheer with its' dazzling array of family-friendly festivities including the 20th Annual Parade of Lights, and Sparkle 2016, featuring everything from horse and carriage rides to fireworks and photos with Santa! Corning restaurants cook up a feast during the merriment, and revelers are welcome to take advantage of special dining and shopping promotions.

As winter sets in, bringing snow for sledding and ice for skating, Corning's Gaffer District welcomes all to explore the wonders of the indoors. At the Rockwell Museum, home of the finest collection of western art east of the Mississippi, guests are transported to the past, a place of open plains where bison roamed, and where the American West had yet to be tamed.

The region's array of wineries, distilleries, breweries and cideries are sure to warm you, and with more than 20 stops in and around Corning offering award-winning beverages, you might just have to plan a second trip!

Whether it's your first visit or fiftieth, book one of our winter packages at Corning hotels and discover why Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes region has been voted one of the "coolest" and "most fun" towns in America this holiday season and don't miss a moment of the magic.


Featured Events
The Hammondsport Winter Stroll invites you to sip, stroll and experience the charm of Hammondsport & Keuka Lake this Winter. Spend the evening on a unique wine walk, stroll to your favorite area shops and restaurants...
When the best of two worlds come together, the party is sure to be unforgettable. That's exactly how we describe 2300°: Fire and Ice. The heat and thrill of glassmaking combined with the extreme chill of an ultra-cool winter...
Beat the winter blues on this special night of wine tasting, craft beer sampling and terrific shopping and dining promotions!Featuring more than 25 wineries and breweries from New York's Finger Lakes Region, visitors aged 21...
Looking Back and Looking Ahead
Looking back on 2016 there were a lot of exciting moments and great events that happened in Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes.Let's take a quick look back as some highlights from 2016. We welcomed the Glass Art Society in June, celebrated 40 years at the Rockwell Museum...
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