Category - Press Releases

CANANDAIGUA, New York (January 30, 2020) –

The snowmaking crew from Bristol Mountain, N.Y., emerged as the winner in this year’s HKD Snowmakers and Ski Area Management Magazine “I AM a Snowmaker” nationwide contest. The seven finalists in the 2020 I AM a Snowmaker contest were: Aspen Snowmass, Colo.; Bristol Mountain, N.Y.; Eaglecrest Ski Area, Alaska; Gunstock, N.H.; Hunter Mountain, N.Y.; Killington Resort, Vt.; and Pats Peak, N.H. Each snowmaking crew created a compelling storytelling video for the contest, and the public voted for their favorite.

BRISTOL, NY – Wizard of Clay, the premier wheel-thrown pottery destination in the Finger Lakes, is celebrating 40 years as a family-owned and operated business. They will mark this milestone with an anniversary celebration on Saturday, Oct. 26 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 7851 State Route 20A, Bloomfield. 

CANANDAIGUA, NY – Finger Lakes Visitors Connection, the official tourism promotion agency for Ontario County, announces that David Lee, marketing operations manager for the tourism bureau, has received the 2019 Young Professional Leadership Tourism Excellence award from the New York State Tourism Industry Association (NYSTIA).