Corning & the Finger Lakes
One tank of gas will get you to some of the hottest events this summer Head to GlassFest – a celebration of glass and the fire arts in America’s Crystal City. From May 26th through 29th you’ll see live hot glass shows, artist demonstrations, wine and beer tastings, Light up the Night neon sculptures, and toe-tapping bands. Stay at the Radisson Hotel Corning, right in the heart of the festival. Be sure to make your own glass art while you’re here – talk about building memories!
May is Riesling Month and what better place to celebrate than at Dr. Konstantin Frank Vinifera Wine Cellars, NYS’s most award winning winery. In honor of Riesling Month, Dr Franks is offering complimentary ground shipping on all Riesling purchases of a case or more for the entire month of May. Call 800-320-0735 or visit drfrankwines.com and enter the promo code mayrieslingshipping at checkout.
Tickets to the 2011 Finger Lakes Wine Festival
(July 15-17) are going fast! The Festival, held at Watkins Glen International, is the largest showcase of New York State wines. Wear your finest toga to the Launch of the Lakes kickoff party on Friday night. Sample wines from more than 90 wineries pouring over 600 wines. Even beer lovers will delight in the on-site Brewers’ Garden on Saturday. Other Festival highlights include the VIP Riedel Experience, artistic arts and crafts vendors, creative jewelers, delicious gourmet foods from top regional chefs, live music – even pace car rides around the historic racetrack. Get your tickets today!