What’s Happening Around the Finger Lakes in August

August is finally here and you can escape the stresses of daily life and work. August is the last month to fully indulge in summertime activities. It’s places to stay in Skaneateles also the perfect time to check out several Finger Lakes vacation rentals. Are you looking for a place to kick back and get some much deserved rest and relaxation? There are beautiful homes and condos in the charming village of Skaneateles available for visitors to our region. If you have never stayed in a Finger Lakes vacation rental, you simply must see what all the fuss is about. These spacious rentals have all the comfort of home, plus, the added advantage of being near a gorgeous body of water.

Visitors yearning for that “I love New York” experience, find plenty to sing about while staying in the Finger Lakes. In addition to amazingly tranquil scenery, you’ll be able to enjoy the local entertainment.

Sauerkraut Festival – Phelps, NY

Come out and celebrate the awesomeness of sauerkraut at this fun-filled festival. At one time, Phelps was known as the sauerkraut capital of the world. In other words, there is no better place to enjoy all things sauerkraut. This free event features arts, crafts, contests, rides and, of course, delicious food and sauerkraut.

Brew at the Zoo – Syracuse, NY

Enjoy an adult night out at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo. This special fundraiser is for the consummate beer and wine lover. Taste regional beers, wines and food while tapping your foot to some great music. Attendees must show proof of being 21 years of age. Children, including infants and toddlers, are not admitted.

Fox Run Vineyards Garlic Festival – Penn Yan, NY

Come to this savory festival and immerse yourself in the wonderful world of garlic. Local chefs are on hand to give cooking demonstrations and lectures on how to prepare and use garlic in various recipes. If you’re just interested in eating, the menu items featuring garlic will make your mouth water. You’ll also find local fresh produce, homemade goodies and crafts.

HopFest – Bloomfield, NY

The Nedloh Brewing Co. is sponsoring its very first Hopfest event. Anyone interested in learning how craft beers are developed and produced is welcome to come and enjoy learning in a festive atmosphere. Sample craft beers made from breweries in the upstate New York region along with hearty food.

Strawberry Fields Summer Jamboree Festival – Skaneateles, NY

Bring the whole family to the Strawberry Fields U-Pick Hydroponic Farm for some good old-fashioned fun. Be prepared to eat delicious strawberry goodies along with other foods. Activities include a bounce house and live Alpacas. Homemade arts and crafts are also on display and best of all, we have Skaneateles Lake rentals right in the area.

To get the most out of your upstate New York August vacation, reserve one of our Skaneateles lake rentals today and enjoy all of the amenities of home.

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