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Memorial Day Events

Memorial Day is perfect for reflection and family gatherings. Celebrate by spending time together watching the Annual Memorial Day Parade or bring the family to the fire arts at GlassFest. This spectacular four-day festival was named one of the Top 100 Events in North America by the American Bus Association. Reflect at the Bath National Cemetery, explore museums dedicated to history and culture to learn about the people who helped shape the world we know today.

The weather in May tends to be warm and pleasant, so it is also an excellent time of year to enjoy the Finger Lakes. Unwind by renting a kayak on Keuka Lake, or, get out and taste your way through the Keuka Lake Wine Trail.

If you enjoy the events during Memorial Day, join us in the Finger Lakes Region for Fourth of July! This weekend is loaded with fireworks, fun events and activities.

Events

25
May
2017

GlassFest marks the unofficial beginning of summer in the Southern Finger Lakes, when the streets come alive with wizards turning air, fire and sand into works of art, the air is spiced with the aromatic scent of roasting meat and street food, and every inch of downtown Corning's Gaffer District covered in treasures...

Corning's Gaffer District
Corning, NY
25
May
2017

Get ready for a surprise so cool you'll have to see it to believe it. Plus, is there any better way to kick off GlassFest weekend than with a high-energy, can't-miss 2300°? We'll see you there!

At 2300° Fahrenheit, hot glass gets interesting—and so do things at The Corning Museum of Glass. Enjoy glassmaking...

The Corning Museum of Glass
Corning, NY
27
May
2017

The annual Wineglass GlassFest 8K is a family-friendly fun run/walk in Corning, NY. This non-standard distance (the course is measured at exactly 4.96 miles) is perfect for novice runners working to conquer longer distances and avid runners ready for a unique challenge. Awards will be distributed to the top three...

Corning, NY
Spring Break Museum Fun
Spring Break is a time to get out and explore some great family fun activities that Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes has to offer. If you are looking for something the whole family will enjoy then head out to some of the museums and discover activities that entertain...
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