Current Events

There’s always something exciting happening in the Finger Lakes Region! From wine festivals to quirky annual events, there is plenty to celebrate. Whether you’re looking for the perfect family-friendly festival with arts and crafts or lake events happening during your stay, we can help! Take a look at the many events below or browse through the events by month.

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Indian Dinner

Location 670 State Rt. 14, Penn Yan, NY 14527 Dates Event Date: 4/20/2024
Fox Run Vineyards invites you to explore the complex flavors of Indian cuisine and Finger Lakes Riesling. It’s no secret how well Rieslings' delicate flavors illuminate the rich Indian spices we all love. Learn, sip, and enjoy four courses paired with eight different Fox Run Rieslings, including five selections from our award winning portfolio. Our chef and winemaking team will walk you through each course with a unique combination of cultural intrigue, tasting references and a little bit of food & wine science. Tickets and more information can be found on our website! EVENT DETAILS >>...

2024 Wine and Herb

Location Cayuga Lake Wine Trail - Participating Wineries - Tickets required Dates Start Date: 4/27/2024 ‐ End Date: 4/28/2024
Drink. Eat. Garden. Repeat. Jumpstart your herb garden by gathering potted herbs and veggies showcased in our delectable food samples, complete with a matching recipe collection. Indulge in herb-infused dishes and discover the perfect wine pairing for each. Take home the recipes, ensuring you'll shine as the star chef at your next gathering. Plus, enjoy up to three additional wine tastings to complete your delightful experience. April 27/28 and May 4/5 from 10am to 5pm, both days 10 participating wineries This event is structured like our pre-2020 events: Select a specific starting winery for you and your friends to start at. (This is where you’ll receive your souvenir wine glass and first potted herb or vegetable plant!) Travel the trail as you please after your first stop, collecting potted herbs or vegetable plants as you go. The ticket is good for BOTH days, so feel free to spread the wineries out over both days or come on just Saturday or just Sunday. (Pro-tip: Sunday tends to be a lighter day, so the wineries won’t be as crowded, which makes for an excellent time to visit and get more one-on-one attention with less waiting.) Groups are limited to 12. Expect diversity. Some wineries will be offering the standard bar tasting while others will be offering a sit-down experience that may take longer. Take your time during the day and enjoy both! Herbs this year are Basil, Broccoli, Cabbage, Cauliflower, Cilantro, Cherokee Purple Tomato, Oregano, Parsley, Rosemary, and Sweet Banana Pepper.. Tickets: Each ticket is good for the whole weekend to visit each winery once. Single tickets are $65 and couples tickets are $95 (plus tax and service fee) and include: 1 wine and food pairing at each winery, per person 3 additional wine tastings per winery, per person 1 potted herb or vegetable plant per winery per ticket (1 for a single ticket, 1 for a single DD ticket, and 1 for a couples ticket) 1 recipe collection per ticket 1 souvenir wine glass per person Discounted designated driver tickets are also available. The DD gets all the same perks as a regular ticket, minus the wine. They also get a DD travel mug, rather than a wine glass. $45 for a single (plus tax and service fee). CLICK FOR EVENT DETAILS...