December is a Great Time to Visit the Finger Lakes
December is a very special time here in the Finger Lakes. Visitors come from everywhere just to experience the holidays in a naturally beautiful environment. In addition to the area’s natural beauty, you’ll find plenty of reasons to celebrate your holidays in one of our cozy Finger Lakes vacation rentals.
The Bud Light Comedy Club – Clemens Center – Elmira, NY
Laugh your cares away in an intimate nightclub setting as you enjoy the comedic talents of three hilarious comedians. This event takes place in Mandeville Hall, which has table and tiered seating. The show starts at 8:00pm. Ticket: $27.50 per person. For tickets call 800-724-0159. December 7.
Varick Winery: Holiday Happiness – Romulus, NY
Finger Lakes wines have an excellent reputation and Varick Winery is a must see during your visit. Check out its charming country store and browse its selection of fine wines, and locally made specialty food items. You’ll discover how easy it is to find gift items to brighten up your holidays.
Bring the kids along to meet Santa! Wine sampling fee: $4.00. Hours of operation: 9:30am – 6:00pm. December 12. Why not make a weekend of it with a stay at one of our Skaneateles Lake vacation rentals.
Home for Christmas Concert with Phil Vassar – Corning Museum of Glass – Corning, NY
Come out to the America’s Crystal City to enjoy an evening of great country music from Nashville recording artist Phil Vassar. Vassar gets his audiences in the holiday spirit with a mixture of holiday favorites and country hits. The concert takes place in The Corning Museum of Glass Auditorium, and will-call ticket holders get in at 5:00pm. Doors open at 6:00pm for general ticket holders. For ticket information call 607-962-8997 or visit gafferdistrict.com/events. December 13.
Reindeer Run 5K and Kids Race – Rochester, NY
Put on your best athletic shoes for this fun 5K running and walking event. The whole family can join the reindeer run in support of the Strong Museum. There’s also a kids race for young people 12 years and younger. Reindeer antlers are optional. Registration is at 7:30am. 5K race starts at 8:30am. Kids race starts at 9:15am. Visit yellowjacketracing.com/events for more information. December 19.
Nutcracker In Motion – Clemens Center – Elmira, NY
Experience the famous Nutcracker dance performance in a completely unique way. New Heights Dance Theater brings this treasured holiday spectacle to life by mixing classical ballet with jazz, tap and acrobatics. Special effects create a truly memorable entertainment experience for the whole family. Join Clara as she meets characters such as the Mouse Queen and the Snow Queen. Adults: $18; Seniors: $12; Youth 5-17: $12. Kids 1-4: $8. For tickets call 800-724-0159 or visit clemsonscenter.com. December 19.
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