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Finger Lakes Wine Festival

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14
Jul
2017
Jul 14, 2017 - Jul 16, 2017
Watkins Glen International. 2790 County Rte 16, Watkins Glen, NY 14891
Ph: 866-461-7223

The Best of New York State Wines

The Finger Lakes Wine Festival pairs over 80 wineries with breweries, music, culinary classes, and regional artisans to bring you one of the summer's hottest events. Discover, taste and enjoy the best wines New York State has to offer, including many varieties from local Finger Lakes Wineries.

Cabernets, Chardonnays, Moscatos – oh my!

Pour, sip, eat and repeat. With more than 600 wines available for tasting and purchase, the Finger Lakes Wine Festival is your one stop shop for New York wines. Unlike a traditional wine tour where you have to organize transportation from one winery to the next, the world-renowned Watkins Glen International racetrack houses everything you want and need in one beautiful location.

Between tastings, fill up on gourmet food, enjoy live music, and browse the wares of a variety of arts and craft vendors. If you're looking for a real thrill, take a pace car ride around the track! For those who prefer grains to grapes, the onsite beer garden will quench your thirst. With so much to do (and drink,) it might be best to stay the night. On-site camping is available, or enjoy a relaxing evening at one of the excellent Corning hotels. Don't miss out on this fun and fantastic opportunity! Purchase tickets to the Finger Lakes Wine Festival today.

More than Merlots

While wine is the highlight of the weekend, it is far from the only thing you should sample in Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes. The region is full of exciting attractions just waiting to be discovered. Visit The Corning Museum of Glass to see live glassblowing demonstrations and beautiful glass sculptures. Make your experience hands-on by creating your own piece of glass art! Combo tickets are available with the Rockwell Museum, the only Smithsonian Affiliate in Upstate New York - explore art about the American experience.

After visiting the museums, explore Corning's Gaffer District, a unique and lively downtown with fantastic restaurants, stunning art galleries and excellent shopping opportunities. Whether you come with your family, friends, or that special someone, it's the perfect way to get to know Corning. Discover more Finger Lakes Attractions – start planning your trip today!

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