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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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It’s a Wonderful Life Festival lineup announced for 77th anniversary

It's a Wonderful Life Festival lineup announced for 77th anniversary
The “It’s a Wonderful Life” Festival is set to celebrate its 77th anniversary with a stellar lineup of speakers, including original cast members, family of cast and crew, authors, historians, and Mrs. New York 2023 ... more
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Seneca Falls gears up for 9th Annual “It’s A Wonderful Holiday Lights Contest”

Seneca Falls gears up for 9th Annual "It's A Wonderful Holiday Lights Contest"
The 77th Annual It's A Wonderful Life Festival in Seneca Falls is set to feature the 9th Annual 'It's A Wonderful Holiday Lights Contest,' with participants preparing for the judging on December 4 and 5 ... more
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30th Annual Watkins Glen Village Christmas

30th Annual Watkins Glen Village Christmas
Get ready to embrace the magic of the holiday season as the 30th Annual Watkins Glen Village Christmas lights up Franklin Street in Watkins Glen on December 1, 2023. This beloved tradition promises an evening ... more
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38th Annual StarShine on-tap in Penn Yan

38th Annual StarShine on-tap in Penn Yan
The 38th Annual StarShine, a holiday tradition in the Village of Penn Yan, will occur on Saturday, December 2nd from 4:00-7:00pm. New last year is the Lights on Wheels Parade in conjunction with Penn Yan FFA ... more
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Auburn’s festival of trees opens November 19 at local museum

Auburn’s festival of trees opens November 19 at local museum
The Ward W. O’Hara Agricultural & Country Living Museum Dr. Joseph F. Karpinski Sr. Educational Center is set to host its annual Festival of Trees from November 19 through January 31. This festive event, a ... more
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Seneca Lake breweries unite for fall beer festival

Craft beer brewing up big business in Auburn
Craft beer enthusiasts are gearing up for a unique tasting experience at the Seneca Lake Order of Brewers Fall Beer Fest this Sunday. Hosted by Grist Iron Brewing Co., the event promises to feature a ... more
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FLX WEEKLY: 16th Annual Montour Falls Harvest Festival (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: 16th Annual Montour Falls Harvest Festival (podcast)
The 16th Annual Falls Harvest Festival returns to Montour Falls on Saturday, October 7th, from noon PM to 7:30 PM. Festival chairman Bruce Boughton joins in-studio to talk about what visitors can expect as well ... more
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