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” […]

This is No Ordinary Basement Kegger

This is No Ordinary Basement Kegger

It’s a good time to be a beer drinker in Corning.  While the sheer volume of watering holes may have been greater during the factory heydays, there have arguably never been more quality selections available on tap locally.  Just this week The Cellar joined The Gaffer, Hand+Foot, The Site, and others featuring tasty varietals and esoteric […]

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. […]

What’s Going On? – 2300°, Of Course!

What’s Going On? – 2300°, Of Course!

Posted on Feb 18, 2016 in Area Fun!, Local Arts

It’s the third Thursday of the month, and you know that what means – 2300° is back! Our friends at the Corning Museum of Glass have switched things up a bit. Tonight’s event, appropriately titled 2300°: Fire & Ice, offers a little more than the usual 2300° celebration. It’ll feature all of the things you […]

This Art Idea is a Fine One

This Art Idea is a Fine One

Owning original works of fine art is out of reach for many.   As someone whose disposable income always seems to be trailing a step behind the prices of my favorite artists’ works (I’m looking at you, Martin Poole), I’m fortunate to be related to one of them (thanks to years of birthday & Christmas presents, I’ve amassed a nice collection […]

What’s Going On?

What’s Going On?

Posted on Jan 7, 2016 in Area Fun!, Local Arts, Local News, Uncategorized

What better way to celebrate the first weekend of the new year than with music? Whether you’re hoping to start the year with a date night, plan to hit the town with friends or just want to grab a beer and listen to a local band, Corning’s got you covered. Here’s a quick breakdown of […]

Parade of Lights!

Parade of Lights!

Highlights from Corning’s Gaffer District’s 21st Annual Parade of Lights… enjoy!

Holiday Shopping Has Never Been More Fun

Holiday Shopping Has Never Been More Fun

Posted on Nov 25, 2015 in Food & Drink, Local Arts, Unique Area Businesses

Thanksgiving is a time to remember the people who are most important to us and the moments we get to share with them. In our digital world, it’s easy to find SNL clips and Internet memes assuming argumentative, dysfunctional family time; but when you truly get a chance to replace your mobile device with a glass of […]