A Toast to 2015
On this final day of the year, I want to take a moment to remember just a smattering of all the exciting events and experiences that took place throughout Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes in 2015.
I also get to reminisce about some of the fun aspects... continue reading
Attractions, Beer, Cool and Fun, Dining, Events, Family Fun, History, Museums, Wine Fun, Wineglass Marathon, Women Only Weekends
In my last post I talked about all of the great things you can do as a family in Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes. But I can appreciate the fact that sometimes parents need a break. I myself am not a parent, but the older I got the more I realized my parents could... continue reading
Cabin Fever courtesy of Cagwin Photography
Look, I know we are smack dab in the middle of December and that 2016 is only two weeks away. TWO WEEKS!!! It still seems impossible that another year could have flown by so quickly. But it has.
One thing that's becoming more and... continue reading
Attractions, Beer, Cool and Fun, Dining, Events, Museums, Wine Fun, Women Only Weekends
As a kid, Winter break is one of the most looked-forward-to times during the school year. What kid doesn't like having off of school? Parents often start to hear one of the most feared phrases from their children, "I'm bored." Being that the weather doesn't always allow... continue reading
Attractions, Cool and Fun, Family Fun, History, Museums
The Holiday's always bring out the kid in me. I'm a sucker for Holiday decorations, Holiday movies, and all of the classic traditions like baking and building a gingerbread house. But with all of that fun comes the stress of shopping and gift giving. It can be hard to find... continue reading
Holiday Open House courtesy The Corning Museum of Glass
I don't know about you, but I'm not a big fan of the trend these days to jump straight from Halloween to Christmas. For one thing, there are several other holidays that need to be recognized and honored.
Thanksgiving... continue reading
Attractions, Cool and Fun, Events, Family Fun, Holidays, Museums
It's that time of year again, the one that seems to get here faster every year, its time to start thinking about your holiday shopping. What better way to start off the holidays than sopping local? Saturday, November 28th on Small Business Saturday is the perfect time to... continue reading
2 Crocked Pots - Made in Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes
Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes is known for excellence. Whether it's our remarkable landscape, our world-class museums, or the exceptional wines, beers and other craft beverages we produce.
As a way of... continue reading
Cool and Fun, Family Fun, Master-Crafted Series, Museums
Living in this area for my whole life I have fallen victim to the "there is nothing to do here" complaint. I'm quickly realizing that this statement couldn't be more untrue. There are a plethora of things to do all year from shopping, dining, wine and beer trails, and... continue reading
Steuben Brewing Company
October is the perfect time to savor the scents, sights and flavors of harvest, and that includes the variety of tasty beverages being created by our exceptional Craft Brewers, Ciderists, and Distillers. Oh, and there's an awesome annual event next... continue reading
Beer, Cool and Fun, Events, History, Wine Fun, Women Only Weekends
Glass is everywhere. It is a part of what makes Corning, well Corning. In the Crystal City, glass and the fire arts are celebrated every year with the four-day celebration that is GlassFest in Corning's Gaffer District. This year you can find the streets filled with...
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