Welcome to the quickest way to learn the week’s most exciting local events. This weekly event round-up is sponsored by The Ithaca Convention and Visitors Bureau.
Cayuga Lake SUP Cup
A 3-day standup paddleboard (SUP) expo celebrating SUP racing, the interconnectedness of lake, land, and human wellness, and the beauty of New York’s Finger Lakes region!
Date/time: July 31
Location: Myers Park, Lansing
Finger Lakes Rosé Tasting
Explore and celebrate FLX wines with Atwater Vineyards and Kelby James Russell Wines. This tasting will highlight Rosé flavors, sounds like the perfect ladies night!
Date/time: August 3, 5:30-7:30
Location: ATLAS, Trumansburg
You’ve waited patiently as the Commons was being renovated, now it’s Ithaca’s chance to re-claim our space and celebrate local businesses that make Ithaca one of the most beautiful places on earth.
Date/time: Aug 28-29
Location: Ithaca Commons
Cayuga Waterfront Trail
The third leg is complete! Bring your camera for the spectacular views of the Cayuga Waterfront Trail.
Location: Cass Park, Farmers Market
The Music Man
Encore Players Community Theatre presents “The Music Man,” a six-time, TONY Award winning musical comedy which has been entertaining audiences since 1957 and is a family-friendly story to be shared with every generation.
Date/time: July 30-Aug 2 7pm
Location: Charles O. Dickerson High School Auditorium, Trumansburg, NY
Dan the Snake Man
Dan the Snake Man wows the crowd with an up close and personal visits with a wide variety of species of snakes, alligators, tortises, tarantulas, lizards, and giant frogs.
Date/time: August 4, 7pm
Location: Southworth Library
A Novel Idea: A Book CL
Hosted by Buffalo Street Books, a local this is an up tempo book club guaranteed to be filled with fun and laughter!
Date/time: Aug 5, 7-9pm
Location: Argos Inn
Zombie Movie Night
Screenings of “ParaNorman” (2012; rated PG) followed by “Night of the Living Dead” (1968; unrated) Free and open to all, alive or undead!
Date/time: August 8, 7om
Location: Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art
These annual walks are dedicated in memory to James Potorti, an Ithaca native and a previous geologist with the U.S. Geological Survey who died in the September 11, 2001 attacks.
Date/time: August 7 10:00am
Location: Museum of the Earth
Wine Vs. Beer Dinner
In one corner, Treleaven by King Ferry Winery. In the other: Cortland Beer Company. And you get to reap the benefits of their battle over a delicious five-course meal put together by the Coltivare chefs.
Date/time: August 12 6:30-9:00