Summer Nights

The fun's not over after the sun goes down! Find live music, craft beverages, food, and entertainment throughout the region.

Here are some exciting ways to spend an evening this summer:


Market Street Social

Located between the Radisson Hotel Corning's north and south hotel buildings on Market Street, Market Street Social is a seasonal al fresco tapas bar with fire pits and games. Grab dinner or snacks and your favorite beverages by the fire, right in the heart of downtown Corning. On Thursdays and Fridays, enjoy live entertainment with local artists of a variety of genres. Learn more >


Genesee Summer
Concert Series

Join Genesee Brewing Company for trackside happy hour and free live music on the Esses Party Deck, overlooking turns 2 and 3 at Watkins Glen International. Get your weekend started with $1 Sahlen's hot dogs, $2 Genesee drafts, $3 wine, and $4 cocktails. Learn more >


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Hot Glass Demo

From Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day, the Corning Museum of Glass stays open until 8:00 PM. Purchase your admission ticket online and arrive to the Museum after 4;00 PM, and you'll receive a $4 discount per ticket. As always Museum admission is valid for two consecutive days, so you'll have plenty of time to explore. Buy tickets >


Alive After Five

Kick off the weekend at Elmira's free street concert series! As the area's largest happy hour, Alive After Five provides the perfect atmosphere to gather and unwind with live music and tasty beverages. A different Elmira restaurant or business hosts the event each time, allowing you to experience new places around the city. Learn more >


Tioga Downs Casino Resort

Tioga Downs Casino Resort is Finger Lakes Wine Country's premier entertainment destination! Try your luck on the gaming floor with slots and table games or catch live harness racing on the weekends. Feeling hungry? Choose from 7 dining and bar options, including big-city favorites P.J. Clarke's and Virgil's Real BBQ. Dance and sing along at the Summer Concert Series, featuring some of your favorite throwback acts of all time. Stop in for trivia night at Coasters Sports Bar each Wednesday, P.J.'s Patio Party each Friday, and live entertainment on Friday and Saturday nights. Learn more >


Music & Margaritas

The name says it all—join The Rockwell Museum, a Smithsonian Affiliate, for a special summer happy hour! Have a fun evening out on the terrace with a stunning sunset, refreshing drinks, lively music, great company, and the best view of downtown Corning. Make it a date night and take the kids to play at Kids Night In at the Parent Resource Center, just a couple blocks from the Museum. Learn more >


Live Music at The Oasis

Picture this—a laid-back, tropical-inspired, outdoor pavilion overlooking Seneca Lake that’s also a cool and casual wine and beer bar. Now add some hotdogs on the grill, fresh baked bread baskets, wine slushies, lawn games, good-time music. That’s what The Oasis at Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards is all about. Catch live music 5:30 - 8:30 PM every Friday night through the fall Learn more >


Pub Nights on the Brew Deck

After kicking off the night at Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards, head up the road to Wagner Vineyards to continue your evening of live music and local beverages. Dance the night away on the expansive Brew Deck overlooking the vineyards and Seneca Lake, sip on handcrafted wine, beer, grape juice, and root beer, and enjoy a picnic-style dinner or pizza. Pub Nights run 7:00 - 10:00 PM through Labor Day Weekend. Learn more >