Life in the Finger Lakes will continue to post announcements from its advertisers about services they have available, their hours and contact information.
Food & Beverage
JAVA-GOURMET Company Store & Black Cat Bistro
2808 NY-54A, Penn Yan, NY 14527
Our Company Store will be open beginning Friday, March 27. Daily (7 days a week) 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. You can call ahead (315-536-7843 or 978-821-5709) to place and prepay for orders for car side delivery. Our Black Cat Bistro will be open for to-go orders for food and beverages (including beer and wine) beginning Friday, March 27. Orders will be available for pre-ordered, pre-paid “car side” delivery. Please call 315-536-7843 or 978-821-5709 to place an order. Access our weekly menu on our website. We will be open 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily (7 days a week) for a two week period, through Friday, April 10th. We will reassess if this plan is working at that time. Our online store is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week! Let us deliver what you need right to your doorstep! We are also offering free shipping with the code “SHIPFREE” on orders $55+
5576 Route 14, Dundee, NY 14837
We are offering the following: 20% off online “willcall” orders. Select “Pick up at the winery” and you’ll get curbside pickup. Free shipping or local delivery with a $60 order. Purchase at your local retailer. Find one at www.fulkersonwinery.com/findourwine This will also show what you can purchase at each account. We can ship to the following States. CO, DC, FL, MA, MD, MI, MN, MO, NH, NY, NC, OH, PA and WI.
Lamoreaux Landing Wine Cellars
9224 State Route 414, Lodi, NY 14860
While our tasting room is closed temporarily, we are offering curb side pick-up Monday – Friday from 10 – 4. Call us at 607-582-6011 and we will make arrangements. We are also busy packing wine orders to ship to your door. We are offering $5 flat rate shipping on 6, 12, and 15 bottle orders and currently ship to AZ, DC, CA, CO, FL, IL, MD, MA, MI, MN, MO, NJ, NY, NC, OH, OR, PA, TN, TX, VA, VT WI.
Anthony Road Wine Company
1020 Anthony Road, Penn Yan, NY 14527
Our tasting room is open every day, for purchases only, from 11 a.m. to 5pm. We are offering free shipping on 6 or more bottles, 10% off 12 bottle purchases.
Reinvention Brewing Company
9 N. Main St., Manchester, NY
Our “ice cream window” is open for beer, hard cider, and wine to-go 4 days a week: Thursday and Friday 4-7 p.m., Saturday 2-7 p.m., and Sunday 2-5 p.m. We offer 4-pack cans, 32 oz. crowlers or growler fills of all 10 beers + 2 local ciders we have on tap, Finger Lakes Wines by the bottle, plus Stout Brownies and Spent Grain Cookies. For even quicker curbside service, you can e-mail your order to: ReinventionBrewing@gmail.com and pay in advance via Paypal or credit card over the phone. Check our Facebook page or website for updates. Thank you for your support!
We are currently open for retail sales only on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Also, we soon will be able to direct ship to retail customers. Please check our website(s) in the coming weeks.
Finger Lakes Food Tours
888-302-1880 • 585-944-5676
On Tuesday April 7, 2020 we had been slated to launch a brand new tour called: The Montezuma National Wildlife Tour Adventure. Definitely a distinctive and unique tour for us and the public at large. Information and details for this one-of-a-kind tour can be viewed at: FLFoodTours.com. As you are all aware these are difficult times for many but we know this crisis will eventually pass. Our towns, cities and states will rebound, and visitors and locals alike will once again be looking for exceptionally good offerings from our area restaurants, along with things to do. With the future in mind Finger Lakes Food Tours wants you to know, when it is safe to do so, we are ready when you are ready! All FAQ’S/calendar dates/times will be available on our website. For now, we wish you all the best of health and will anticipate the time when we can reconvene to make memories once again.
4760 West Lake Road, Geneva NY 14456
Billsboro Winery remains open for wine sales. We have a few different ways to make that happen. You can order directly through our website and have the wine shipped (in NY and PA) or choose “pick up” and let us know when you would like to pick it up and we bring it out to your car. You can also call the winery to arrange a pick up or shipment.
Cayuga Lake Wine Trail
Though our 14 member wineries are unable to provide tastings, they are still able to sell wine. Many are offering curbside delivery, local delivery, and shipping deals to get you the wines you love! Visit the website above to see an up-to-date list of who’s open and what they’re offering.
Montezuma Winery & Hidden Marsh Distillery
2981 US Route 20, Seneca Falls, NY 13148
While our tasting room is temporarily closed, we still want to make it possible to stay stocked up on the products you love. We are offering curbside pickup and delivery within 20 miles. Please email email@example.com, call 315-568-8159 between 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. to order and make arrangements, or visit our website to place your order and select the timeframe that works best for you to pick up. Get free delivery within 20 miles of the winery by following the steps above to order. For $19 flat rate shipping on 12 bottle increments use coupon code COVID19 (shipping restrictions apply).
We remain open seven days a week from noon to 4 p.m. for pickup sales. Our online store still is open 24/7 with several shipping discounts for in-state customers and the other 18 states we ship to. Join us Friday, March 27 on our Facebook page for a live virtual tasting experience!
I. D. Booth Inc.
620 William Street Elmira, NY 14901
RJ CARS INC
1789 County Route 50, Arkport NY 14807
Until we hear differently, RJ Cars Inc will remain open to provide automotive repairs which is considered an essential service. If our status changes, we will provide an update. Everyone be safe and stay healthy.
Food Bank of the Southern Tier
388 Upper Oakwood Ave. Elmira, NY 14903
In these uncertain times, you can count on the Food Bank to deliver food to our most vulnerable neighbors. Our partner food pantries are open and providing more food to meet increased need. We are working with the counties we serve to deliver food to Community Food Distributions throughout the Southern Tier. You can find these sites, food pantries and meal programs at foodbankst.org. Click on Find Food to find resources near you. Give online to help your neighbors struggling through layoffs and closures. Feed hope. Give to the Food Bank of the Southern Tier at foodbankst.org
Route 96 Power & Paddle
1035 Owego Road, Candor, NY 13743
The Power Equipment shop is open regular hours, M-W, Friday and Saturday 8-5, Thursday 8-8, The Shoe Outlet portion of our business is open and stocked for Spring, Monday – Saturday 9-5. Footwear needs may be called in for curbside pick up or shipment only at this time. We are offering free shipping on footwear. Call store for details. The Kayak showroom is fully stocked for spring and is available for curbside pick up only. Call first so that we can have your boat ready. The test pond is closed until further notice.
Cayuga County Convention & Visitors Bureau
25 South Street, Auburn NY 13021
We’re living extraordinarily difficult times, let’s not stop enjoying the flavors of the Finger Lakes, which bring us so much comfort. Many of Cayuga County’s restaurants are open for take-out service and delivery. Many of the vineyards are open for bottle pickups and delivery. Taking all precautions to stay safe and healthy, purchase from your favorite places, buy gift cards, purchase online. They need us now, so we can enjoy them more later.
Downtown Canandaigua Business Improvement District
Curbside pickup and delivery, drivethrough and appointments are being offered at various downtown Canandaigua restaurants and businesses.
Restaurants: Macs Philly Steaks, Sweet Solutions, Casa De Pasta, Gleason’s Food and Drink, Eddie Obrien’s, Rheinblick German Restaurant, Pizano’s Pizza, The Villager Restaurant, Bon Ami French Bistro, Nick’s Chophouse, Flavors Restaurant, The Dalai Java, Gateway Grille , Wally’s Pub, Thai By Night, Simply Crepes.
Businesses: CNB, Uncle Sam’s Antiques, Expressions in Needle Art, Lath & Letters, Unique Toy Shop, Chase Bank, Shear Pawfection, Star Cleaners, Sweet Expressions, Mobile Music, Salty Dog, Murphy’s Tire Service.
Fine Art & Antiques Auction – featuring the collection of Dr. Ronald & Krista Reed, Rochester, New York. Saturday, March 28 at 12 p.m. est. The auction will proceed as planned. There will be no in-person bidding for this sale. Cottone Auctions is capable of conducting a live sale while our staff is working remotely. We encourage you to take advantage of remote bidding for our upcoming sales by arranging phone bidding, leaving absentee bids, and/or registering on one of the online platforms.
1180 Commercial Drive, Farmington NY
Pioneer Millworks remains active in a reduced capacity in our shop in Farmington and with many team members online at home. We have implemented strict protocols to help flatten the curve of COVID-19 infections while continuing to support our coworkers and local construction economy. At this time we are not taking walk-ins or in-person visitors, but our sales team is available by phone, email, or video chat. We wish the best health and wellness to our communities and beyond–and thank all of those who are dedicated to the safety, care, and healing of others.
40 Main St. Brockport, NY 14420
Hello! We hope everyone is staying healthy and safe! In our efforts to help flatten the curve we have closed our brick and mortar shop temporarily. Our online shop is open 24/7 and we are offering free shipping on domestic shipping. Please use coupon code STAYSAFE. We look forward to seeing your smiling faces soon but until then enjoy our online shopping and stay home!
Greetings from FLX Tram (Finger Lakes Tram). We look forward to getting back on the lakes very soon. Call or email anytime when you are ready to discuss your tram project! Stay well and think spring
310 Taughannock Blvd. Ithaca, NY 14850
210 North Franklin St. Watkins Glen, NY 14891
During Rasa Spa’s temporary closure, we will be active on our social media pages and via our email newsletter system. We hope to be a place of calm, mindfulness, and peacefulness for our clients—albeit virtually. Please consider helping support Rasa by purchasing a gift card via our website that you can redeem as soon as we reopen and shop our online store. Thank you so much for your love and support, always. We wish you health.
New Energy Works
1180 Commercial Drive, Farmington NY
The teams at New Energy Works remain active from their homes and in our shop in Farmington. We have implemented strict protocols to help flatten the curve of COVID-19 infections while continuing to support our coworkers and local construction economy. At this time we are not taking walk-ins or in-person visitors, but we are available by phone, email, or video chat. We wish the best health and wellness to our communities and beyond–and thank all of those who are dedicated to the safety, care, and healing of others.
Culture and Entertainment
Historic Palmyra, Inc.
132 Market Street
315-597-6981 office or 315-521-7036 off site
The 5 museums 1 destination of Historic Palmyra, Palmyra, NY 14522 will be closed to the public for tours, programs, or events until the State and Federal removal of restrictions. While the museums are closed to the public, the new displays and exhibits will be arranged, changed and prepared for visitors. We are celebrating the 83rdyear of the Hill Cumorah Pageant. The postponed events: Steak Fundraising Dinner, the Ice Cream Social, the Cemetery Tour, Monthly Programs, the garage sale, and our Sibyl’s 125th Birthday Party will be rescheduled. Donations will be accepted, please call and make arrangements. Be safe.
The Windmill Farm & Craft Market
3900 SR 14A Penn Yan NY
Opening Day is set for April 25th, our open air country side market is raring to go. Many new vendors and exciting venues have been added. Everything is “Spic N Span” clean with precautions for your safety being implemented including new hand sanitizing stations for your peace of mind. Pending any restrictions, come spend a day in the country. Local shops, local farms, local food from our market to you. Visit our Facebook or website for details.
Cortland County Historical Society
25 Homer Avenue, Cortland, NY 13045
Cortland County Historical Society is closed due to the COVID-19 outbreak. All of our scheduled events have been postponed. We are closely monitoring the situation and will follow New York State recommendations for further instruction. You may reach us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Arts Center of Yates County
127 Main Street Penn Yan, NY 14527
In keeping with state and local directives, the Arts Center of Yates County will remain closed until such time as health experts give the okay to resume normal operations. Exhibitions and workshops scheduled for April have been cancelled. Visit our Facebook page for more information and suggestions for creative activities to pass time during the statewide “pause.” Art has both mental and physical health benefits – give it a try!
Schweinfurth Art Center
205 Genesee St., Auburn NY 13021
Join us on Facebook on Friday, March 27, 2020, to take a virtual tour of artist Joe Cunningham’s studio! Find us at https://www.facebook.com/MyArtCenter/.
Equal Rights Heritage Center/Auburn NY Visitor Center
25 South Street, Auburn, New York 13021
The Equal Rights Heritage Center is closed to the public effective March 18, 2020, until further notice. Upcoming events and public programs at the facility have been cancelled for the time being. Many of our local historic and cultural sites are offering free virtual programming during this time, so follow our social media channels for the latest news and updates.
North Star Art Gallery
743 Snyder Hill Rd, Ithaca NY 14850
Life in the Finger Lakes has changed and we’re adapting with our new virtual gallery at www.northstarartgallery.com. Visit selected works of Brian Keeler’s rich evocative images of life and landscapes in Ithaca and the Finger Lakes. You may make your purchase online and safely pick it up here or we can ship it to you in special art packaging.
Ward W. O’Hara Agricultural & Country Living Museum/Dr. Joseph F. Karpinski Sr. Educational Center
6880 East Lake Road Rt. 38A, Auburn, NY
The Ward W. O’Hara Agricultural & Country Living Museum is closed until April 13. At that time depending on what is happening in the county and state we will reevaluate and decide whether to reopen or remain closed
Kendal at Ithaca
2230 N. Triphammer Rd., Ithaca, NY 14850
Kendal at Ithaca, the Lifecare Community of the Finger Lakes, has been carefully following the guidance for COVID-19 spread mitigation and preparing for an actual infection in our community. Our goal remains the preservation of the safety and health of our residents and staff. Some of the measures instituted are unpleasant changes, especially as they restrict personal contact, one of the hallmarks of our communities. We continue to welcome new inquiries and new residents to our community. Be healthy, and come visit us when the situation resolves and everything is in bloom and green and fresh.
Cayuga Lake Cabins
6473 State Route 89, Ovid, NY 14521
Cayuga Lake Cabins is remaining open for business and welcoming guests when travel is possible. Our 3 cabins are fully furnished, meticulously cleaned, open year-round and dog friendly. We have two two-bedroom cabins and a larger 3-bedroom 1.5 bath cabin, each sleeps 6. Large outdoor fire pit and we provide fire wood. Call Cheryl to book your stay. Stay healthy and safe everyone!
Big Tree Inn
46 Main Street, Geneseo NY 14454
The Big Tree Inn in Geneseo is now offering takeout and delivery. Our menu includes family-style meals in addition to current menu options. We are also offering growler fills, bottled, and can beers, cocktails, and bottles of wine. Call us to place an order or visit our website for more information.