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FINGER LAKES TRAVEL: Spotlight on Sydney Mary, conversation with local MMA fighter Paige Shutter, and exploring a brewery

FINGER LAKES TRAVEL: Spotlight on Sydney Mary, a conversation with Paige Shutter and a trip to War Horse Brewery in Geneva.
This weeks artist spotlight is Sydney Mary. Sydney is a swimsuit designer who calls Finger Lakes home. She designs and creates every swimsuit herself. Every piece is a perfect display of the time and energy ... more
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Corning-Painted Post HS marching band headed to Dublin for St. Patrick’s Day Parade

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Corning-Painted Post High School's marching band will venture to Dublin, Ireland to march in the city's St. Patrick's Day Parade. After two years of delays due to the COVID-19 pandemic, students will finally get to ... more
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McCartney and Starr set to perform at upstate NY venues this summer

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Upstate New York will host two Beatles this summer- Paul McCartney is performing in Syracuse this June, with Ringo Starr scheduled to preform in Canandaigua in May. McCartney announced on Friday, February 18 that his ... more
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New York’s first Free Fishing Weekend of the year on February 19 and 20

Three local fishing contests happening this spring/summer
This weekend marks the first Free Fishing Weekend of 2022, when freshwater anglers in New York are allowed to fish for free without a license. "The annual February free fishing weekend is a perfect time ... more
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New ‘passport’ for Finger Lakes, Rochester breweries and wineries available now

New ‘passport’ for Finger Lakes, Rochester breweries and wineries available now
Visit Finger Lakes has unveiled a new way to experience the area's breweries and wineries called the "2022 ROC/FLX Craft Beverage Trail Passport." The passport is only $25 and comes with special access to deals ... more
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Things to Do in Abu Dhabi Full Day Tour

Things to Do in Abu Dhabi Full Day Tour
The capital of the United Arab Emirates has been making waves with the construction of some of the world's most stunning museums and landmarks, but it's still not enough to make Abu Dhabi a must-see ... more
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How long should drivers let their car warm up in winter?

Syracuse snow plow services facing supply chain challenges amid winter storm
The American Automobile Association (AAA) says you shouldn't warm up your car to keep it from freezing. They say drivers should start their engines and allow it to idle only for the time it takes ... more
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Valentine’s Day options in the Finger Lakes

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Are you and you looking for a Valentine’s Day adventure? Maybe a romantic get-away (or stay-cation) mixed with a touch of nature? Consider these two options! The Inn at Glenora The Inn at Glenora will ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Jeff Shipley on Seneca County Tourism (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Jeff Shipley on Seneca County Tourism (podcast)
Ted Baker is joined in studio by Jeff Shipley, President and CEO of the Seneca County Chamber of Commerce. They discuss being the official tourism promotion agency for Seneca County, the challenges of being a ... more
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Free Erie Canalway calendars available

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Free 2022 Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor calendars are available starting today (Wednesday) at selected libraries and visitor centers throughout the corridor. "The calendar showcases the unique beauty, history, and character of New York's canals ... more
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The Ramada in Geneva is now 41 Lakefront Hotel

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The Ramada on the north end of Seneca Lake in Geneva has been renamed 41 Lakefront Hotel. The new name is based on the physical address of the hotel. The upgrade is from a mid-scale ... more
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Woman goes on “Stayin’ Alive” tour to see her brother one last time in Five Points Correctional Facility

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A 97-year-old woman has decided she's going on a "Stayin' Alive" tour, and one of her stops was here in the Finger Lakes to see her brother at Five Points Correctional Facility. Rita Hart lives ... more
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What American expats should know about moving to Europe

What American expats should know about moving to Europe
Are you an American that has just moved to Europe, you are just about to move to Europe and want to know what to expect when you get there? Have you noticed that things are ... more
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RVshare partners with Watkins Glen International giving people more access to RV rentals

RVshare partners with Watkins Glen International giving people more access to RV rentals
RVshare will be the Official Camping Partner with Watkins Glen International and has entered a multi-year partnership with the racetrack. RVshare works to allow people to rent other people's RV's across the U.S. Products range ... more
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Cycle the Erie Bike Tour stopped in Newark last week

Cycle the Erie Bike Tour stopped in Newark last week
T. Spencer Knight Canal Park in Newark welcomed hundred of bicyclists from all over the world on Tuesday, July 13th. The Cycle the Erie Bike Tour is making its way down the Erie Canalway Trail ... more
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GOOD SPOTS: Geneva Lakefront on Seneca Lake offers a unique gateway to experience the Finger Lakes

GOOD SPOTS: Geneva Lakefront on Seneca Lake offers a unique opportunity for individuals to experience the Finger Lakes Region
Seneca Lake, located in the Finger Lakes Region in New York, is the biggest of the Finger Lakes, being the deepest lake in the state. The shores to the lake touch many different towns and ... more
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FLXcursion will have events open to the public

FLXcursion will have events open to the public
With the FLXcursion coming to the Finger Lakes Region July 17-20, there are plenty of events happening that will be available to the public. There will be two consumer-friendly wine seminars held from 1 to ... more
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GOOD SPOTS: A walk along the Ontario Pathways, 25 miles of hiking in the Finger Lakes

GOOD SPOTS: Ontario Pathways, Phelps
Ontario Pathways is 25 miles long, 23.3 miles of multi-use, non-motorized pathways and three loops for 1.7 miles of hiking only trails. The paths are available year round from dawn to dusk offering something that's ... more
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Deer Haven Park Bus Tours are returning

Deer Haven Park Bus Tours are returning
After more than a year of Social Distancing, Quarantines and cancellations, the Deer Haven Park Bus Tours are back! On July 15th, Deer Haven Park will begin offering Bus Tours every Thursday and Saturday. Bus ... more
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Camp sites added along the Canal

Camp sites added along the Canal
New York State is working with New York Power Authority, New York State Canal Corporation, and Tentrr for the 'On the Canals' initiative this summer. Several overnight camping sites have been set up along the ... more
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FLXcursion International Riesling Festival happening next month

After taking a year off due to the pandemic, the FLXcursion International Riesling Festival will be back in the Finger Lakes Region. This event will be the first worldwide wine conference to return in person ... more
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