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July 1st
Clute Memorial Park in Watkins Glen
Grab your lawn chair and blanket, and bring your family and friends to the park for an awesome show over Seneca Lake. Fireworks start at dark, around 9:45 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Elmira Pioneers Baseball Game
Fireworks follow the home game at Dunn Field against the Victor Railriders, starting at 7:05 p.m. Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for children and seniors.


July 2nd
4th of July Birthday BBQ Bash at Americana Vineyards
Pack up the kids,

"The Finger Lakes makes it possible for parents to enjoy wine country without needing to leave the kids behind--or having to wait until the nest is empty. Parents like wine, too!"

-Kristy Wenz, visitor

1. Research wineries ahead of time.

Websites often mention kid-friendly areas, games, outdoor paths, and live music.

2. Prep your kids for winery behavior.

Ask them to stay near you, or in an area you designate as kid-safe. Remind them not to touch things that


Chemung County

• July 2: Fireworks following the Elmira Pioneers vs. Victor Railriders game at Dunn Field. Game time is 7:05 p.m.

• July 3: Eldridge Park Picnic & Pops Concert, Elmira. 5-10 p.m. Fireworks at 9:30 p.m. Free bus shuttle from Wegmans parking lot. Handicapped parking entrance (only) is off Woodlawn Avenue

Schuyler County

• July 3: Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce and Cayuga Health Systems will host free fireworks show at Clute Memorial Park, Watkins Glen, at south end


See the new Contemporary Art + Design Wing

You won't want to miss what The Corning Museum of Glass has planned for their grand opening weekend, March 20-22! Be prepared for an incredible line-up of events and take advantage of free admission all weekend long! Plus, be among the first to tour the Contemporary Art + Design gallery.

? Get event details