It's hard to imagine the world's largest glass museum getting bigger, but that's exactly what's happening in Corning.
Hot Glass Show courtesy f The Corning Museum of Glass
On March 20th, 2015 The Corning Museum of Glass will become even more spectaular!
That's the day the... continue reading
Attractions, Cool and Fun, Events, Family Fun, Museums
As the holidays approach, things can sometimes seem or feel a bit more stressful.
Cowboy Santa courtesy of The Rockwell Museum and Glass Ornament Tree courtesy of The Corning Museum of Glass
Do you ever find yourself stuck for ideas when it comes to thinking of something... continue reading
Attractions, Beer, Events, History, Holidays, Museums, Wine Fun
When I was a kid growing up, the only place to see Santa Claus was the mall. You stood in a line, saw Santa, got your picture taken and that was it. Now, Santa is everywhere and as a parent, I have been on a quest to not only find the perfect Santa but the perfect... continue reading
Events, Family Fun, Holidays, Play Date with Baby J
After a long day of pet-friendly activities in the Finger Lakes, Baxter, Kosar and I needed a clean and comfortable place to relax and refresh. There are so many hotels in Steuben County that will welcome you and your four-legged children – these are our favorites:
America... continue reading
Keuka Sunrise in Hammondsport by Jake Cornelius
Outdoor photography has been one of my passions for years and here's something I can say with complete confidence:
Autumn in Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes is Perfect For Spectacular Fall Colors
Warm sunny days and... continue reading
Camping, Cool and Fun, Dining, Family Fun, Outdoor Recreation, Wine Fun
ONCE UPON A LAKE STORYTELLING FESTIVALSeptember 19th-20th at Depot Park in Hammondsport
If you're looking for something fun to do with your friends, something different, something to engage your senses - to make you laugh, imagine, fill with wonder - you need to go to... continue reading
Keuka Lake and Vineyard
The late Phyllis Diller had quite a career as an entertainer. She was a master at getting people to smile and to laugh and to have fun.
"A smile," she said, "is a curve that sets everything straight."
I love that concept. It doesn't mean a smile... continue reading
Attractions, Cool and Fun, Events, Family Fun, History, Museums, Wine Fun, Women Only Weekends
Girlfriends Enjoying a Special Event at The Corning Museum of Glass
So here I am three weeks into my exciting new gig at the CVB, and writing my very first post for Local Insights, and they've assigned me the topic of Women Only Weekends.
And I realize, some of you might... continue reading
Camping, Cool and Fun, Dining, Events, Museums, Outdoor Recreation, Wine Fun, Women Only Weekends
To me, the best vacations are about who you are traveling with just as much as they are about where you're going. My trips area always infinitely more fun when my two favorite travel companions join me – my dogs Baxter and Kosar.
I absolutely love the Finger Lakes,... continue reading
It often comes as a surprise to learn that a place filled entirely with glass is a great place to bring kids, but at The Corning Museum of Glass, there's plenty of fun for the whole family! Many, many, articles have been written about the family friendliness of the Museum... continue reading
Events, Family Fun, Museums, Play Date with Baby J
Corning provides everything needed for a perfect 24-hour getaway. With three captivating museums, top-notch dining, unique shopping, and conveniently located accommodations you'll find everything you could want in one charming downtown setting.Start your trip with a visit...
No matter your reason for visiting Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes, it’s important to us that you have an exceptional experience in our ‘neck-of-the-woods’. This lodging page is designed so that you may easily search, navigate, and book your perfect home for your stay. Happy vacationing!