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Finger Lakes Cork and Fork

Thursday, June 21, 2012 10:08 AM by Finger Lakes Visitors Connection

When: Friday‐ Saturday, September 14‐15, 2012
Hours: (Fri) 5:30‐9:30pm, (Sat)11:00 am‐5:00 pm
Where: Rodman Lott & Son Farms ‐ 2793 Route 414, Seneca Falls, NY 13148
Ticket Sales/Information: Tickets on sale now at all Wegmans Food Markets in NY, NJ, PA, MA.
Visit or call 800‐732‐1848 to learn more.
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Canandaigua, NY (June 20, 2012) – Roseland Waterpark is opening just in time for the summer heat wave.  Drew Broderick, marketing director, says, “We are excited to kick off our 12th season on Saturday, June 23rd.  The hours of operation for the upcoming opening weekend (June 23rd-24th) will be from 11am-6pm.  Beginning June 25th the hours of operation will be from 11am-7:30pm.”  The season runs from June 23rd through September 3rd.  Roseland Waterpark’s attractions include the Giant Wave Pool with 5 foot high waves, The Cliff and Twister, 65 foot body slides, Adventure River, the Mammoth Raft Ride, which holds up to 4 people in each raft, and three thrilling tube slides; Hurricane, Tornado and Screamer; are not for the faint of heart.  Other activities include: Bocce Ball, volleyball, Water Wars, Depth Charger and the Marina with paddleboat and kayak rentals. 

CANANDAIGUA  - Lights and music on a midsummer’s eve make for a glorious garden experience, right in your community “backyard,” as Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Park kicks off its popular Moonlight Stroll Music Series on Friday, July 6.  It will continue each Friday night in July from 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM.  

Date: September 29, 2011

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nov 13th -Dec. 9th , 2011

GRANGER HOMESTEAD’S 17th annual FESTIVAL of TREES is set for November 14th thru December 10th. The magnificent Granger Homestead, will be sparkling with more than 100 trees, wreaths, tabletop decorations and gift baskets beautifully created by local businesses, organizations and individuals. New this year is a Hand Crafted Jewelry category. 

The first Annual Finger Lakes Music and Wine Festival is presenting a diverse mix of music offerings such as; Classic Rock, Jazz, Blues and Country during its one day concert.  Headlining on the main stage of the festival is The Little River Band, an internationally known group that is constantly in-demand throughout the US and Canada. The festival event includes wine and brew tasting from our very own Finger Lakes Region and 40 fine craft vendors for your shopping pleasure. This daylong event is located on the majestic shores of Seneca Lake State Park, Saturday, August 20, 2011. The Festival will open at 12 noon for shopping, food, wine and brews. Music entertainment will be provided throughout the day and evening. The festival will feature The Little River Band, on its Main Stage and Poison Whiskey (Lynyrd Skynyrd Tribute) headlining the second stage. Daily admission to the festival is free until 5:00pm and a $10.00 admission fee to the festival after 5:00pm.  

CANANDAIGUA, New York - On Saturday and Sunday, August 20 and 21, 2011, the Eleventh Annual Arts at the Gardens Fine Art and Fine Craft Show and Sale will take place on the south lawn of Sonnenberg Gardens and Mansion State Historic Park located at 151 Charlotte Street in Canandaigua, NY.  One hundred artists representing 11 states and Canada will display and sell their work which includes painting, woodworking, clay, jewelry, fiber, photography, glass, sculpture, and more.  Arts at the Gardens will be open each day from 10:00 AM until 5:00 PM, rain or shine. Included in the $6.00 special event entrance fee is admission to the gardens and mansion, including the Fashions & Flowers exhibit of vintage clothing and accessories.  Parking for the event is free.