Finger Lakes Happenings – July 1-July 15, 2013
Things to Do Near Another World, a luxury Finger Lakes B&B in Naples, NY
Courtesy of Finger Lakes Visitors Connection, Canandaigua, NY
Celebrate Independence Day in the Finger Lakes! Fireworks will be on display throughout the region. For more information and dates and times, go to visitfingerlakes.com/july-4-fireworks or call Finger Lakes Visitors Connection at 585-394-3915.
Enjoy the spectacular views and a great meal aboard the Canandaigua Lady
. Take a cruise on this 18th century replica paddleboat — a must do while you are here. Lunch and dinner cruises, afternoon excursions. Relax and enjoy a beautiful ride. Steamboat Landing, 205 Lakeshore Dr., Canandaigua. 585-394-5365. www.steamboatlandingonline.com
Head down to Inspire Moore Winery
on July 6th for an all day event featuring BBQ vendors, live music and Blaufrankisch tastings. Enjoy the food vendors, craft vendors, food and wine pairing demonstrations and special barrel tastings. Inspire Moore Winery 197 N Main St, Naples 585-374-5970. www.inspiremoorewinery.com
Sonnenberg Gardens Moonlight Stroll
series is here! The gardens of Sonnenberg are always a sight to see, but especially under the moonlight. July 5, 12, 19, 26 and Aug. 2 from 8pm to 10pm, the Moonlight Stroll Music Series features live music, wine by the glass and refreshments. Gates open at 7:30pm. Admission is required. 151 Charlotte Street, Canandaigua 585-394-4922. www.sonnenberg.org
Come visit Geneva’s newest addition, the Lake Street Filling Station Winery
. Once a 1950’s Texaco filling station, it has been brought back to life and is now pouring Finger Lakes wines and much more! Lake Street Filling Station, 82 Seneca St., Geneva, 315-781-5483. www.lakestreetwine.com
Be sure to check out the Hill Cumorah Pageant
. Watch this beautiful religious story on an outdoor 10 level stage, twelve-tower lighting, state-of-the-art sound system, Hollywood special effects and cast of over 650. July 12, 13 and 16-20, 9 pm. Hill Cumorah Visitors Center, 603 State Route 21, Palmyra. 315-597-5851. www.hillcumorah.org/Pageant
10th Annual Musselman & Mini-Mussel Triathlon
. A multi-sport event for athletes 13 & older on Seneca Lake. Swimming, biking and running events. July12-14. www.musselmantri.com
. Seneca Lake State Park, Routes 5 & 20, Geneva, 315-636-4628.
Don’t miss the Stuart Horse Trials
, an Olymic-style equine event featuring dressage, natural obstacle course and show jumping. July 11-14. For a complete schedule, visit www.stuarthorsetrials.org
. Stuart Horse Trials, Murray Rd., off County Rd. 41, Victor, 585-657-6980.