As Memorial Day marks the beginning of summer and the tourism season in the Finger Lakes, Auburn and Cayuga County are poised to see visitor numbers bounce back to pre-pandemic levels.
Sears also predicts a continued upward trend in visitation and tourism throughout 2023.
The Equal Rights Heritage Center & Auburn NY Visitors Center, which drew more than 20,000 visitors in its inaugural year of 2019, saw a significant drop to under 5,000 visitors in 2020 due to the pandemic.
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