Category - Press Releases
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 2:41 PM by Finger Lakes Visitors Connection
Thursday, July 18, 2013 5:12 PM by Finger Lakes Visitors Connection
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 1:47 PM by Finger Lakes Visitors Connection
The Rose Hill Mansion will open for the 2013 season on Wednesday, May 1. Administered by the Geneva Historical Society, the majestic Greek Revival mansion and National Historical Landmark perches above Seneca Lake in the heart of the Finger Lakes.
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 1:44 PM by Finger Lakes Visitors Connection
Built by John and Margaret Johnston in the 1820s, the Johnston House originally sat on an important farm where John Johnston became a well-known advocate of improved farming techniques. Johnston was the first American farmer to use soil drainage tiles to increase productivity on his farm, which was considered by some in the 19th century to be “the most important agricultural spot in America.”
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 12:33 PM by Finger Lakes Visitors Connection
Join the Finger Lakes Visitors Connection as it unveils the photography, art, local products and people of Ontario County that helped to make the happiest Visitors Guide ever. Finger Lakes Visitors Connection is showcasing travel happiness in Ontario County with the 2013 Travel Happiness Art Show. The public is invited to the Opening Reception on May 10 from 5 pm to 7 pm at Hazlitt Red Cat Cellars in Naples.
Wednesday, January 2, 2013 1:17 PM by Finger Lakes Visitors Connection
Canandaigua, NY – December 26, 2012 — The New York Wine & Culinary Center announced today that the month of January will be dedicated to Food & Fitness with an affordable $10 per class series hosted by NYWCC Chef Instructor, Jeff McLean. Together, you and Chef Jeff will maintain your New Year’s Resolution.
Friday, December 21, 2012 12:47 PM by Finger Lakes Visitors Connection
CANANDAIGUA, NY – Finger Lakes Visitors Connection wants to know what makes you happiest about living in the Finger Lakes! If you are an Ontario County resident, we want to hear from you. And, for those of you most willing to share the little details about living here that bring the most joy, we want to feature you in our upcoming visitors guide.
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 4:00 PM by Finger Lakes Visitors Connection
CANANDAIGUA, NY – New data and research from Tourism Economics and the U.S. Travel Association points to travel and tourism playing an important role in employment opportunities and benefits, both locally and nationally.
Tuesday, November 6, 2012 4:11 PM by Finger Lakes Visitors Connection
Vine to Wine: Savor our Finger Lakes, the first of a two-part program series, will be presented by The Finger Lakes Museum at the New York Wine and Culinary Center on Thursday, November 15th. A 45-minute documentary film will tell the stories of the hardships faced by early settlers in their unsuccessful attempts to tame wild New World grapes to make European-style wines. Their eventual success gave birth to a fledgling wine industry, which was later crippled by the Temperance Movement.