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July is a busy month in Finger Lakes Wine Country with various events, live music, and festivals happening each week – and of course, an endless supply of wine, food, and breathtaking views to go with. We have compiled a list of the must-attend events perfect for enjoying sweet summertime!

July 5 - Fulkerson Winery 24th Anniversary Party



Chef MitchLocated at Wagner Vineyards on Seneca Lake, the



Executive Chef Jeffory McLean Photo Credit Heron Hill WineryThe



 DSC4246Chef Orlando Rodriguez at Veraisons has been working to cultivate relationships with area farmers and food producers for years, making the creation of a menu for this year’s Restaurant Week easy as local rhubarb pie.

A graduate from the Culinary Institute of America with a keen understanding of flavor and nuance, as well as a passion for fine dining with a casual flair, Rodriguez presides over one of the most visited restaurants in the Finger Lakes.

Between weddings and special events,

Sarah Hassler Executive ChefA sleek and sexy restaurant located in Corning,



Peter AppeltLocated in historic Elmira,



Chef Brud Holland of Red Newt courtesy of Onion StudioOne of the pioneers and champions of farm-to-table cuisine in the Finger Lakes,



June will be here before we know it and now is the time to get out your calendars and start planning a trip to Finger Lakes Wine Country! Our event calender for the month is packed full of things to do ranging from wine and food related happenings to live music and art opportunities to outdoor adventures; it will certainly be tough to decide how you would like to spend your time!

Seneca Sailing - Stu Gallagher Photography

Here is a list of the events in June to help you narrow down the possibilities:

June 1



Looking for a unique way to celebrate Mother’s Day weekend? Why not treat your loved one to a weekend getaway in Finger Lakes Wine Country? There are plenty of things to do in the region to honor the important women in our lives. Whether they prefer wine tasting, touring local museums, hiking among waterfalls, shopping, or dining; you can find it all in Finger Lakes Wine Country.

May is an ideal time to visit the region. With the