Culture and Entertainment
From the Seward House Museum to Wineries and Breweries, there is live music, and private tours available. A friendly reminder to check directly with the businesses and events organizers to verify or ask specific questions before going and to comply with each business’s health protocols and guidelines for keeping everyone safe.
The Ward W. O’Hara Agricultural & Country Living Museum/
Dr Joseph F. Karpinski Sr. Educational Center
6880 NY-38A, Auburn, NY 13021
Where History Comes Alive. Now open in Phase 4. Mon thru Sat 10-4. Sun 11-4. Wednesdays in July open 10-8:30. Many new exhibits to view. Masks and social distancing required. Free admission and parking
Early Owego Antique Center
43-45 Lake Street, Owego, NY 13827
Visit our 90 Vendors, mention Life in the Finger Lakes and receive a coupon for a Free Delicious Chocolate Chip Cookie from Fuddy Duddy’s just down the street … see www.fuddyduddys.com !
142 South Main Street, Canandaigua NY 14424
It started with a simple yet revolutionary idea: a watch that never needs a battery. Citizen Eco-Drive technology harnesses the power of light from any natural or artificial light source and stores it in a rechargeable lithium-ion cell. Stop in to see our entire line of Citizen watches, always 25% off. Current hours are Monday-Saturday 10-4. Appointments and Curbside service are available for your convenience.
7278 Pittsford-Palmyra Road, Fairport, NY 14450
Enjoy year-round lake views in a Four Seasons Sunroom from Fitch Construction. Our Liferoom extends living space into your backyard maximizing the summer months, as well as extending into the spring and fall. Fully customizable features include remote control privacy screens, blue LED mood lighting, a “Cool Mist” climate system and “Soft Breeze” technology. For example, you can raise the screens during the day to allow complete access to the backyard. Once the bugs start coming out in the early evening, drop the screens to create a protected environment. FOR A LIMITED TIME RECEIVE $500 OFF INSTALLATION. Call us today for a free in home design consultation. *Savings based on 10% off up to $500. Cannot be combined with other offers, not applicable to existing/previous contracts. Must present this offer at first appointment.
Cayuga Wellness Center • 310 Taughannock Blvd. Ithaca, NY 14850
Community Corners • 930 Hanshaw Rd. Ithaca, NY 14850
Watkins Glen • 210 North Franklin St. Watkins Glen, NY 14891
Rasa Spa’s signature Ananda hot oil scalp treatment is on sale in August! Available at all Rasa locations, the Ananda is 15% off Mon-Thurs and 10% off Fri-Sun, through August 31st. Rasa Spa is the premiere day spa of the Finger Lakes region. At every Rasa location, we create space for health and wellness through customized massage, facials, energy work, waxing, and eyelash extensions. Rasa serves the well-being of the whole person through healing, client empowerment, fostering a mindful community, and cultivating a tranquil, beautiful atmosphere. Visit our website for hours of operation at each location, our service menu, to book online, or purchase a gift card.
FingerLakes Bell Co
8897 West Waneta Lake Road, Hammondsport, NY 14840
Open each Saturday and summer holidays at the Windmill 8-4:30. Order on line also. Check out our cool tee shirts that match and go along with our bells. Ring-On!
Horizons offers more than assisted living services; we offer a supportive lifestyle as you age. We strive to enhance each resident’s quality of life by providing a supportive, caring staff, personal care services, meals, housekeeping, and laundry. Our social activities promote independence and dignity. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we are unable to accommodate personal tours at this time; however, please feel free to visit our website and Facebook page to view all that our community has to offer, in addition to what we are currently doing! Please call Pamela Fichtner, Marketing Director, for more details. We have current availability and accepting admissions. We look forward to hearing from you!
Canandaigua Urgent Care
699 S. Main St., Canandaigua
In May, UR Medicine Thompson Health opened its Canandaigua Urgent Care in the plaza known by many in Canandaigua as “the old Wegmans.” This is the third urgent care site affiliated with F.F. Thompson Hospital, which also has locations in Farmington and Newark. It has on-site digital x-ray services, available on a walk-in basis, and is offering telehealth options for those who call ahead. Hours for both in-person and telehealth visits at Canandaigua Urgent Care are 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays.
Food and Beverage
JAVA-GOURMET Company Store & Black Cat Bistro
2808 Route 54A Penn Yan, NY 14527
We are closed August 20th-24th. We have a special offer for Life in the Finger Lakes readers! Visit Us and save 10% on all of our JAVA-GOURMET products through Labor Day (just mention you saw this offer in LIFL)! If you can’t visit us, shop online and enter code LIFL10 at check out to receive 10% off any award winning java rub, java sauce, java seasoning or java bark order (valid through 9/7/2020). Check our website for hours. #shoplocal #shopsmall
3440 Route 96a, Geneva, Ny 14456
Explanation of the Special Offer (approximately 100 or so words):
Free Live Music Wednesdays – Please call to reserve your table (315)719-0000, option #2. Don’t miss out on the fun!
*Per NYS mandate, purchase of a food item is required with on-site alcohol consumption.
*Unfortunately, due to crowds, we cannot do wine tastings on nights with live music.
Face coverings required for entry, may be removed only while seated. We are adhering to all NYS guidelines, including sanitizing, physical distancing, etc. and appreciate your understanding while we try to create a fun and enjoyable environment while keeping you safe!