Author: Kendall Knaak

Kendall Knaak is a born and raised Upstate New York girl, and loves having the chance to share and celebrate the Finger Lakes area in her capacity in visitors services and marketing. Kendall is a 2017 graduate of Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, with a degree in public relations. While in college, she lived in London for 5 months, and now is constantly planning her next adventure. When she is not spreading the good word of the Finger Lakes, she can be found reading, spending time with her family and friends or, most likely rewatching, The Office.

Check Out What's Poppin' This Summer!

Friday, July 20, 2018 9:00 AM by Kendall Knaak

Summer is a busy time of the year for Ontario County and its residents. With the warm weather, and the easy lake access (double win), FLXers know how to do summer right. What else is poppin’ in the Finger Lakes during the summer? Fairs, shows and festivals galore! There is still plenty of summer left to create your own itinerary with some Ontario County favorites. 

Craft beer is having a moment, especially here in New York State. While the Finger Lakes area is most commonly associated with wine, the presence of breweries throughout Ontario County cannot be overlooked. To celebrate American Craft Beer Week, I decided to round up some pictures from our local breweries—and maybe inspire you to go have a pint or two this weekend. (I know I will!) 

Spring Into a Girls Trip Getaway

Thursday, April 5, 2018 8:00 AM by Kendall Knaak

Spring is finally here—which means it’s time to start easing out of your self-induced wintertime hibernation. What better time than spring to plan that girlfriend getaway you’ve always talked about? But where to begin? So many things to do and so little time. I’m here to make that choice a little easier—if you stick with the four S’s of the Finger Lakes region.