Food and Wine Lover’s Guide to GlassFest 2018

Food and Wine Lover’s Guide to GlassFest 2018

Woah, can you believe GlassFest is here already? If you don’t recognize the byline, no worries. My name is Felicia and I’m new to Urban Corning. I’ll be their college intern for the summer, so keep a look out for more posts by me coming your way soon! Anyways, let’s get back to the glass-themed festivities… As […]

The GlassBarge is Launched!

The GlassBarge is Launched!

Posted on May 17, 2018 in Area Fun!, Corning Museum of Glass, Local News, Top Posts

The Corning Museum of Glass launched GlassBarge today in Brooklyn! It’s the start of a four-month tour as the barge will be traveling north on the Hudson River and westward along the Erie Canal, stopping in several Upstate New York cities on its way to Corning, NY. If you’re not familiar with this project, it’s a unique celebration […]

What’s Going On?

What’s Going On?

Posted on May 2, 2018 in Area Fun!

From food trucks and museum events to fashion shows and music royalty, there’s A LOT going on in Corning this weekend. And it all starts with tacos and beer. Friday: Tacos & Beer Everyone loves a good food truck. Around here, Global Taco is one of the best – serving up everything from traditional Mexican […]

Ye Olde Northside Hidden Gem

Ye Olde Northside Hidden Gem

Posted on Apr 6, 2018 in Area Fun!, Local Trips, Townie Turned Tourist

If you’re looking for a place to hang out on Friday night, it’s not likely that your friends will suggest the Painted Post Tavern. That’s because the Tavern, now known as the Benjamin Patterson Inn, is a historic structure built in 1796 and hasn’t been an operational “tap room” in nearly a century. However, there’s been […]

Why Springtime in Corning is Especially Exciting

Why Springtime in Corning is Especially Exciting

Ok, people, tell Netflix you’re NOT going to watch another episode. Get off that therapist couch, throw your phone away (after reading this and posting it to Facebook), and run outside – it’s SPRING! I don’t care if you still need a winter jacket and three scarves, the calendar hits April on Sunday and there’s […]

How To Celebrate National Pizza Day In Corning

How To Celebrate National Pizza Day In Corning

Posted on Feb 9, 2018 in Best of Corning, Food & Drink, Urban Corning Guide

It’s National Pizza Day! As with any semi-official food related national holiday, I expect the local pizza joints to be buzzing from the time they unlock their front doors to the moment the last pie is out for late night delivery. After all, today is their day. But, how does one celebrate National Pizza Day in […]

Coming Home for Bare Bones Café

Coming Home for Bare Bones Café

The following is a guest post from a dear friend and Urban Corning contributor, Amelia Harnas. We miss her when she’s not in Corning and we’re glad to know it’s feeling more like home every day! For the past two weeks, I’ve been living in Brooklyn. I’ve been taking care of an apartment and a […]

What’s Going On?

What’s Going On?

Posted on Jan 5, 2018 in Uncategorized

Happy (freezing) Friday! We hope you’re staying warm in these frigid temperatures. If you want to stay home and keep warm this weekend- we get it. But, maybe a compromise? Go out tonight and tomorrow morning, THEN relax at home. Tonight, Leah Brown and the Side Hustle will be performing at Brick House Brewery from […]