Plenty to Do in May Around the Finger Lakes

Spring begins the time of celebration in the Finger Lakes. There are special activities that the whole family can enjoy. It is also the perfect time to ithaca-festival-150x150check out the great deals offered at local vacation rentals in the Finger Lakes. May is the month that mother’s everywhere are celebrated for all the time and effort they put into nurturing and supporting family members. This would be the perfect opportunity to send mom on a special getaway for Mother’s Day.

For instance, there are a number of beautiful Skaneateles vacation rentals available during the month of May.

If by chance they are all booked, don’t sweat it. You can splurge on a special relaxing retreat for mom anytime during the spring or summer. So, go ahead and check out the available Fingerlakes vacation rentals and find the perfect place to take mom and the whole family for a well deserved rest and relaxation mini vacation.

Just KIDding! Lively Run Dairy – Interlaken, NY

On the 10th of May,  the whole family was invited to the Lively Run Diary to help them celebrate the birth of the farm’s adorable baby kid goats. Interactive events included kid goat cuddling, games and a raffle. Moms enjoyed the shopping. Tasting freshly made cheese and watching real goats get milked.

The Mother’s day celebration kicked off the farm touring season with tours taking place Mon – Sat at 2:00pm.

The Strong Museum of Play: Hometown Heroes Day – Rochester, NY

Take the kids to the only museum that celebrates the act of playing. The museum is having a special day to celebrate local first responders. Kids get to see real emergency vehicles, meet first responder people and animals and enjoy a live theatre performance.

Disney’s Beauty and the Beast – Rochester, NY

One of Disney’s most beloved stories comes to life on stage. NETworks in Buffalo and Rochester presents beauty and the Beast during the month of May. Visit the website for ticket information.

Ithaca Festival – Ithaca, NY

The annual Ithaca Festival is once again coming to downtown Ithaca. All the fun begins on May 29th and lasts through June 1st. This event features plenty of music, dance, art, food, handmade arts and crafts to see and enjoy.

So no matter what you are looking to do in May, our vacation rentals in the Finger Lakes offer you luxury accommodations at affordable pricing to make your vacation memorable.


Mother’s Day is the Perfect Time for a Finger Lakes Vacation Rentals Getaway

Oh boy. Mother’s Day is fast approaching and you are wondering what special gift or gesture would make that special mother in your life happy. menu2-EVENTSFinding just the right way to show your appreciation is not always an easy task. Moms often do so much and ask for so little in return. That is why she really deserves an extra special day where she can really get away from the daily stresses of life and relax.

A great way to show how much you love and appreciate mom is to give her the ultimate Finger Lakes vacation rentals getaway. This is easier to do than you may think. It’s a good thing that Mother’s Day happens in spring, because this is the time of year when nature begins blooming in earnest. There is nothing quite like escaping to a corner of the world where you are surrounded by chirping birds, blooming flowers and fresh spring sunshine and air. If you feel the mom in your life would benefit from a rejuvenating retreat for a few days, look into vacation rentals in the Finger Lakes.

Vacation rentals in the Finger Lakes region are always a big hit with moms this time of year. This type of rental is different than booking a hotel room. A standard hotel room simply cannot compare to the experience of staying in a home away from home setting of a vacation rental home. Surely, mom would rather go on a mini retreat at a scenic place where she can kick back, take in the view and do whatever she likes without feeling cramped. Essentially this type of luxurious getaway allows mom to rejuvenate her mind and body in a setting that mirrors home life.

Except, she will be far away from the constant demands on her. She will be staying in a Skaneateles rentals located in a small village tucked away in a Skaneateles NY Vacation Rentalspicturesque setting next to the shimmering Skaneateles Lake. The type of amenities she enjoys includes a living room, dining room, kitchen, bedroom, as well as, additional amenities depending on which of the Skaneateles vacation rentals you choose for her.

Many of these comfortable homes or condos feature a fireplace with a cozy couch nearby where she can stretch out and read or catch up on her favorite TV shows. The homes next to the lake have large windows where she can gaze out at the amazing lakeside view and marvel at its natural beauty. Whenever she feels like it, she can go for a walk along the lakefront and take in the fresh air that you can only experience at a place like this.

Mom can choose to dine in or visit one of the delightful restaurants in town where she’ll be treated to delicious local dishes featuring local wines. There is a nearby theatre that features live Broadway shows and interesting plays. Charming Skaneateles makes the perfect getaway for mom whether it is for one day or several days.

Give mom a luxurious getaway for Mother’s Day by visiting Skaneateles vacation rentals. Rentals for this special day are going fast, so hurry and secure one today.


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