October in New York is a beautiful time. There are plenty of weekend activities and fun things to do in the Fall in the Finger Lakes. Along with leaf peeping scenic drives to view the spectacular fall foliage in the rolling hills of the Finger Lakes, there are many harvest festivals, events and things to […]
Skaneateles Lake is one of the Finger Lakes in central New York. It is 16 mi long and on average 0.75 mi wide, with a surface area of 13.6 sq mi, and a maximum depth of 315 ft. The cleanest of the Finger Lakes, its water is so pure that the city of Syracuse and other municipalities use it unfiltered. The village of Skaneateles (population about 2500) is at the northern end of the lake.
Finger Lakes Lavender Festival Saturday, July 08-09, 2017 The Lavender Festival local crafters, artists, and food, and is a celebration of all the beauty of lavender. http://fingerlakeslavenderfestival.blogspot.com/ Lockwood Lavender Farm 1682 West Lake Road Skaneateles, NY 13152 Take a leisurely stroll through fragrant lavender fields. Harvest your own bouquet of fresh lavender. Sample culinary delights […]
Dickens Christmas Skaneateles 2016 Skaneateles does Christmas right!!! Make lasting family memories while you step back in time and enjoy the holidays the old-fashioned way by checking out Skaneateles Dickens Christmas 2016 in the heart of the Finger Lakes of New York! The 2016 Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles, NY starts the Friday after Thanksgiving and […]
Thanksgiving Dinners at local restaurants in Rochester and the Finger Lakes Relax and eat out for Thanksgiving Dinner in Rochester, NY and the Finger Lakes Region. at restaurants. Why plan, shop, prep, cook and clean for your Thanksgiving Feast when a local restaurant can take care of all of that? Many Finger Lakes restaurants offer […]
The beautiful Finger Lakes region offers a wide variety of lodgings, bed and breakfasts and activities for travelers, vacationers and locals to enjoy throughout the year. Take a drive along Skaneateles Lake to the tree lined streets of Skaneateles Village, a town that transforms itself into a Dicken’s Christmas village at Christmas time. Dicken’s Christmas […]
The 11 glacially formed Finger Lakes of central and western New York are some of the most beautiful and unique lakes found in the state. The Finger Lakes are Canandaigua, Seneca, Keuka, Cayuga, Skaneateles, Otisco, Owasco, Honeoye, Canadice, Hemlock, and Conesus Lakes; ranging in size from Canadice Lake’s 642 acres to the Seneca Lake at […]
Farmers’ markets are one of the oldest forms of direct marketing by small farmers. Farmers’ markets consist of individual vendors, mostly farmers, who set up booths, tables or stands, outdoors or indoors, to sell produce, meat products, fruits and sometimes prepared foods and beverages. Shopping at a farmers’ market is a great way to meet […]