What’s Happening this Weekend in Corning?

What’s Happening this Weekend in Corning?

Posted on May 13, 2016 in Area Fun!

Food, drinks, free stuff, and music.. Need I say more? Corning, you may have outdone yourself this time. Despite the lovely (dreadful) weather we will be experiencing, there’s plenty to be excited about, trust us.. Saturday, May 14: Heritage Village Craft Beverage Expo – 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. To kick off the Finger Lakes […]

Reasons to Love Living in a Tourist Town

Reasons to Love Living in a Tourist Town

Corning is a tourist town. There’s just no sugarcoating it. In fact, Corning is the third most visited city in New York, coming in behind NYC and Niagara Falls, respectively. The Corning Museum of Glass is the biggest contributor to those tourism numbers, attracting more that 460,000 visitors to the city in 2015 alone. Our […]

We’re Getting Social – Again

We’re Getting Social – Again

Posted on Mar 24, 2016 in Area Fun!, Local Arts, Local News, Rockwell Museum

What do fine art, hot glass, Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, vodka, Market Street, a flute and a tuba all have in common? The Urban Arts Crawl, that’s what. The second installment of the wildly popular Urban Arts Crawl is tomorrow, from 5-8pm, and it’s promising all of the above and so much more. And yes – […]

You Need To Visit The Corning Museum Of Glass… This Week

You Need To Visit The Corning Museum Of Glass… This Week

We’re big fans of the Corning Museum of Glass, as we’re sure you can tell. We’re not the kind of people that need any specific reason to visit the museum because, for us, the museum is the reason to visit. But we’re also not so naive to think that everyone has the same mindset, and sometimes, […]

What’s Going On? – A  Very St. Patty’s 2300°

What’s Going On? – A Very St. Patty’s 2300°

Posted on Mar 17, 2016 in Area Fun!, Corning Museum of Glass

We’re in for a treat, Corning. Somehow the stars aligned, and the gods of all things fun and festive granted us a time when St. Patrick’s Day and 2300° collided into the most perfect fusion of Irish themed shenanigans with just a splash of the Crystal City’s own unique flair. Really, what more could we […]

New Horizons For The Rockwell Museum

New Horizons For The Rockwell Museum

For those of you who’ve been paying attention, you’ve probably noticed some exciting things happening at the Rockwell Museum. In November 2015, it became a prestigious Smithsonian Affiliate, and just recently joined us in launching the wildly successful Urban Arts Crawl. Perhaps the most exciting happening, however, was when the museum dropped “of Western Art” […]

What’s Going On?

What’s Going On?

Posted on Mar 3, 2016 in Area Fun!, Food & Drink

There are couple of pretty cool events happening outside the downtown this weekend that you should definitely check out. Here’s your handy breakdown: Beer & Chili, Wine & Chocolate Do you love all of the above delectables AND helping kids? Well then, this is the right event for you. On Friday, March 4, from 7-10pm at […]

We’re Getting Social

We’re Getting Social

Posted on Feb 22, 2016 in Area Fun!, Local Arts, Local News, Uncategorized

Urban Corning has really grown over the last year, and we’ve had a lot of fun doing it. We’ve loved hearing what our readers have to say about our content, and we genuinely appreciate each and every one of the 4,151 people who have felt compelled enough to connect with us across social media. Seriously. […]