A Few Days out with Girlfriends Getaway

Everyone needs a few days to step away from the demands of life and relax with friends to catch up, re-energize and pamper yourselves. These are some ideas of what you can do in Cayuga County to spend some much-needed friend time.

Drinks at Prison City Pub and Brewery

Day 1

Shopping at Dickman Farms

Day 2

  • Start the day with a hearty breakfast at New Hope Mills where you can enjoy a homestyle meal and shop in the gift shop. Don’t forget to pick up their famous pancake mix while you’re there!
  • Take a short drive south of the city and visit Smiley’s Town and Country, where you’ll find beautiful home décor, flowers, candles, and collectibles.
  • Visit the beautiful Dickman Farms, a locally-owned plant nursery known for beautifully grown plants and flowers as well as unique gifts. A truly enlightening experience and so close!
  • Enjoy a moment of bliss at Gretchen’s Confections to indulge in artisan chocolates and specialty drinks.
  • For connoisseurs of fine wine or cider, palettes will be pleased at the Underground Bottle Shop, specializing in wines and spirits from around the world.
  • Travelers headed eastward will be amazed by the Finger Lakes- themed gifts and souvenirs at Lake House Gifts.
  • Drive just a little farther east and stop at Strawberry Fields Hydroponic Farm, known for strawberries grown up off the ground for easy picking and a remarkably long growing season from mid-June through October. Sample a variety of yummy farm-to-table goodies and shop other locally-grown and locally-made products. Jams, honey, dressings and more!