Leisure and Travel Blog

Posts from April 2014

First Fridays in the Finger Lakes

Monday, April 28, 2014 8:00 PM by Bobbie Panek

I’ll let you in on a little secret—first Fridays of each month in Auburn, NY are fun and free! You can attend events at cool places, eat free snacks, get in for free, and have major fun right here in the heart of the Finger Lakes.

Listen to this line-up: A.T. Walley’s, Auburn Ale House, Auburn YMCA-WEIU, Beautiful Things, Cayuga Museum & Theater Mack, Finger Lakes Artist Cooperative, Holiday Inn,

Broadway quality shows in the Finger Lakes? That may sound too good to be true, but it is! Come to Auburn any week from June through mid-September, you can enjoy at least three musicals over a weekend right in History’s Hometown.

Situated in Emerson Park at the foot of Owasco Lake, Merry-Go-Round Playhouse will be offering five musicals during summer 2014. Add in two other venues at MGR Downtown

Kick-off Summer in the Finger Lakes

Tuesday, April 8, 2014 8:00 PM by Susan Marteney

Kick off summer in the Finger Lakes with a good old fashioned Memorial Day parade in Downtown Auburn. You will feel like you are either in a Norman Rockwell painting or on the movie set of “The Music Man” as the 101 trombones march down Genesee Street to the strains of “American, The Beautiful”.

Starting off about 11 am and lead by local and State elected dignitaries, State troopers, police and