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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.



Artist talks, demonstrations, exhibition openings, modern dance performances, public art projects, live music, craft beverage tastings and more make The Crawl a truly festive and diverse experience. Whether you're a seasoned art collector or just out to see something different, the Urban Arts Crawl in Corning will spark...

Corning, NY

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

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 War Memorial Stadium
Corning, NY
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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...
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