“Italian” American Festival | Events

“Italian” American Festival | Events

Posted on Aug 4, 2011 in Uncategorized

The Italian-American Festival at Clute Park in Watkins Glen, NY begins tomorrow, August 5th, and goes to the 7th. I’ll be there, but if you’re going intending to find yourself sipping limoncello to the sounds of traditional Italian music, think again… The only thing that seems to fit the Italian-American theme of this festival is the color scheme of the event website.

Ukrainian Festival in Elmira Heights | Pierogies!

Ukrainian Festival in Elmira Heights | Pierogies!

Posted on Jul 24, 2011 in Uncategorized

This coming Sunday – July 31st, 2011 – from Noon to 8PM is the 64th Annual Ukrainian Festival. Located in Ukrainian Park on the Corner of Garfield St, and McCauley Ave. in Elmira Heights, NY.

Walker Cake Company | Best Lunch in Corning?

Walker Cake Company | Best Lunch in Corning?

Posted on Jul 20, 2011 in Best of Corning, Food & Drink

I really like the atmosphere at Walker Cake Company. It also helps that everything here tastes freakin awesome.

Glassmaking as a Language | Live at CMoG

Glassmaking as a Language | Live at CMoG

Posted on Jul 20, 2011 in Corning Museum of Glass

Today at 10:30AM, CMoG is live streaming a flameworking class named “Glassmaking as a Laguage” from The Studio. The class is by renowned glass artist Gianni Toso.

U-Picky Eater | Food Fun

U-Picky Eater | Food Fun

Posted on Jul 18, 2011 in Area Fun!, Local Trips

This afternoon I went to the u-pick farm along 352 in Big Flats. It’s a fun way to spend an afternoon, and if you love berries, it’s a great way to save money.

Stonecat Café | Food

Stonecat Café | Food

Posted on Jul 17, 2011 in Food & Drink

Stonecat Cafe has a great atmosphere, fantastic food (using almost all local organic produce), and a good selection of local wines.

Fingerlakes Grassroos Festival | Events

Fingerlakes Grassroos Festival | Events

Posted on Jul 16, 2011 in Uncategorized

The Fingerlakes Grassroots Festival starts next week (July 21st-24th).

Waverly, Ithaca, Geneva, NY | Stay-cation

Waverly, Ithaca, Geneva, NY | Stay-cation

Posted on Jul 9, 2011 in Local Trips

Stay-cation will be a new category for the blog. I’m starting off with some tips from my trip around the area for the 4th of July weekend. Feel free to share your own in the comments or submit your own stay-cation ideas.