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Spring Carnival at Bristol Mountain a success: Wraps up the 2023-24 season

Spring Carnival at Bristol Mountain a success: Wraps up the 2023-24 season
Bristol Mountain welcomed families and friends to its Spring Carnival, a festive event marking the transition from winter to spring in the Finger Lakes region. Attendees of all ages enjoyed a variety of activities including ... more
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Geneva Garlic Festival will return this August thanks to new operator

Geneva BID held a press conference about Glorious Garlic Festival at the Seneca Lake waterfront
The Glorious Garlic Festival, a celebrated event previously paused by its former operator, the Geneva Business Improvement District (GBID), is set to make a comeback. Scheduled for August 3-4 at Lakefront Park, the festival has ... more
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FLX WEEKLY: Rocco “Scott” Lafaro Geneva Jazz Fest (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Rocco “Scott” Lafaro Geneva Jazz Fest (podcast)
The Rocco "Scott" Lafaro Geneva Jazz Fest is coming up on April 4 - 7, 2024. Event organizer Janelle Bradshaw will be in-studio to talk about the four day jazz festival featuring some of the ... more
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Canandaigua celebrates end of winter this weekend at Bristol Mountain’s Spring Carnival

Canandaigua celebrates end of winter this weekend at Bristol Mountain's Spring Carnival
Canandaigua will celebrate the end of the 2023-2024 winter season with the Spring Carnival at Bristol Mountain on March 23 and 24. The event, part of the Winter in Canandaigua initiative will feature a variety ... more
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Watkins Glen Corvette Festival canceled for 2024

Watkins Glen Corvette Festival canceled for 2024
The Watkins Glen Corvette Festival, initially launched in 2023 with aspirations of becoming an annual highlight, will not take place this year, organizers have announced on Facebook. Citing unspecified reasons, the decision to skip this ... more
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Seneca Falls gears up for 2024 Convention Days

Seneca Falls gears up for 2024 Convention Days
Seneca Falls is gearing up for its annual Convention Days, scheduled for July 19-21, centered around the theme "Revolutionary Families." This year's theme highlights the profound changes in family roles throughout American history, taking inspiration ... more
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ChamberFest Canandaigua celebrates 20th anniversary

ChamberFest Canandaigua celebrates 20th anniversary
ChamberFest Canandaigua is set to launch its 20th season with a diverse lineup of classical chamber music events running from July 12-21 in Canandaigua. The festival, known for its exquisite performances and community engagement, has ... more
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Canandaigua’s Fire & Ice Winter Festival returns next week

Canandaigua's Fire & Ice Winter Festival returns next week
Canandaigua is set to warm up the winter chill with its annual Fire & Ice Winter Festival, taking place on February 17-18. As part of the Winter in Canandaigua series, this festival brings a blend ... more
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Geneva YMCA to host 2024 Summer Festival with community highlights

Geneva YMCA to host 2024 Summer Festival with community highlights
The Geneva YMCA, in collaboration with Geneva Summer Festival director Bill Greco, has announced the return of the beloved Geneva Summer Festival on July 5 and 6, promising a weekend full of entertainment and community ... more
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Garlic Fest paused for 2024 after strong 2023 showing: BID seeking operator for annual event

Garlic Fest paused for 2024 after strong 2023 showing: BID seeking operator for annual event
Geneva's popular Garlic Festival is on hold for 2024 as the Geneva Business Improvement District (BID) seeks a new operator. The festival, which moved from Fox Run Vineyards to Lakefront Park, has grown significantly, attracting ... more
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New York State Fair adjusts 2024 concert schedule for better turnout

Cuomo says NYS Fair is a ‘no go’ right now, but leaves door open for possibility
The New York State Fair, known for its vibrant concert series, is making strategic changes to its 2024 lineup. State Fair Director Sean Hennessey announced the decision to eliminate afternoon shows at Suburban Park, one ... more
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FLX WEEKLY: Finger Lakes Winter Carnival in Canandaigua (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Finger Lakes Winter Carnival in Canandaigua (podcast)
The Finger Lakes Winter Carnival returns for its third year from Saturday, Jan. 13 to Sunday, Jan. 14 with Shop, Sip and Taste events happening across downtown Canandaigua, the Canandaigua lakefront and The Lake House ... more
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FLX WEEKLY: Jimmy Hawkins, aka Tommy Bailey, talks It’s A Wonderful Life (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Jimmy Hawkins, aka Tommy Bailey, talks It’s A Wonderful Life (podcast)
Jimmy Hawkins is back in Seneca Falls for this weekend's It's A Wonderful Life Festival and returns to our studio to talk about his role as Tommy Bailey in the holiday classic. Hawkins is fascinating ... more
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It’s A Wonderful Life Weekend 2023 in Seneca Falls (video)

It’s A Wonderful Life in Saturday draws thousands to Seneca Falls (video)
It was a mild December Saturday during the 2023 It's A Wonderful Life Festival in Seneca Falls, NY. Over 5,000 runners from 37 different states participated in the 15th Annual It's A Wonderful Run 5K ... more
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It’s a Wonderful Life Festival begins tonight in Bedford Falls: Full slate of events through the weekend

It’s a Wonderful Life Festival begins tonight in Bedford Falls: Full slate of events through the weekend
The day many residents near and far wait for all year has arrived: The start of the 2023 It's a Wonderful Life Festival. The 21st annual edition of the festival dedicated to the holiday classic ... more
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Hammondsport gears up for 47th Annual Christmas in the Park Celebration

Hammondsport gears up for 47th Annual Christmas in the Park Celebration
Hammondsport is all set to host its 47th annual Christmas in the Park event, inviting the community to join in the festivities at Pulteney Square. Scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 9, from 4 p.m. to 7 ... more
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Corning’s Sparkle Celebration lights up the city with holiday spirit

Corning’s Sparkle Celebration lights up the city with holiday spirit
The streets of Corning were bustling with festive cheer as thousands gathered to celebrate the holiday season at the annual Sparkle event on Saturday evening. More than 80 vendors decorated the streets, offering a festive ... more
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Opening ceremonies for It’s a Wonderful Life Festival unveiled

It’s A Wonderful Life Festival in Seneca Falls (photos)
The beloved "It's a Wonderful Life Festival" is set to begin in Seneca Falls on December 7, marking its annual transformation into the iconic Bedford Falls from Frank Capra's classic film. Celebrating its 77th anniversary, ... more
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Watkins Glen celebrates 30th Annual Village Christmas: Parade and festivities follow

Watkins Glen celebrates 30th Annual Village Christmas: Parade and festivities follow
The 30th annual Watkins Glen Village Christmas brought holiday cheer to the community with a range of festive events, including the much-anticipated Christmas tree lighting ceremony. Watkins Glen Mayor Laurie DeNardo expressed her excitement at ... more
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