Much of Finger Lakes Wine Country's charm can be attributed to its unique small towns. When visiting the region you get a taste of the simple life in our quintessential lake towns, historic districts, and friendly villages. We believe Finger Lakes Wine Country is home to the Coolest Small Towns in America!
On the tails of Hammondsport being named America's Coolest Small Town in 2012, we're rallying the votes again for Watkins Glen! Each year Budget Travel take nominations for America's Coolest Small Town during the fall months and then announces the Top 10 in January of the following year for a final popular vote. Watkins Glen is among the top nominated towns, but we still need your help! Vote for Watkins Glen every 24 hours now through October 15th! Thank you for your vote.