They’re Here for You


Our loyal Life in the Finger Lakes advertisers are here for you this week, as they have always been. They offer all kinds of products and services that are still available, albeit not necessarily in a traditional fashion. Check out what they have to offer. And remember, a time is coming soon where we can all return to a bit of normalcy. Hang in there everyone and be safe!





Manchester Mission Furniture
4382 Shortsville Rd., Shortsville, NY 14548

At Manchester Mission Furniture the shop is closed to visiting customers during the current pandemic. You may still contact the shop and discuss custom furniture or a piece you have in mind and a quote will be provided. Furniture may be other than Mission Style as always, as long as it meets the shops standards of quality. You may contact Bruce Sawyer at 585-289-6976  or visit


I.D. Booth Inc.

620 William Street Elmira, NY 14901

I.D. Booth Inc. a family owned business established in 1875; is a distributor of plumbing, heating, electrical, steel and industrial products serving the Finger Lakes Region through its 11 locations in Elmira, Ithaca, Cortland, Bath, Geneva, Corning, Dansville, Batavia, Wellsville, and Olean. Hours 7am – 4:30 pm M-F. We are currently open because we are an essential supplier.


Lazy Acre Alpacas and Alpaca Country
8830 Baker Road, Bloomfield, NY 14469

As of now, we are planning to host private farm tours daily, starting May 15th. People can go to to book their private tours online. There are three sessions at 11am, 1pm and 3pm to choose from. Clothing and accessories are always available on our store website at Since things are constantly changing, the best way to stay up-to-date is by viewing our Instagram and Facebook pages @lazyacrealpacas or by visiting our farm website. We greatly appreciate everyone’s business and support during this difficult time. Wishing everyone the absolute best!


Pettis Pools
East Rochester
825 Fairport Road, East Rochester, NY 14445

Today Confidently, Shop Our Ecommerce Website and Safeguard Your Pool & Hot Tub Water Quality! Of Course, We are following Social Distancing Protocols & have Closed Our Showrooms! So, Order on: “” or Call 585-392-7711 for All Your:  Pool, Hot Tub, Softub, & Swim Spa Chemical Supplies. Also, We Have Extended Our East Rochester Store Hours: 10am-3pm; Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday for “Curbside Pick Up. Here, The East Rochester Store Address is 825 Fairport Rd, East Rochester NY 14445. Phone 585-383-0700. Stay Healthy & Be Well!





Cayuga Lake Cabins
6472 State Route 89, Ovid, NY 14521

People have been inquiring and we are taking cabin reservations. Even now, there are many things to do and see: hiking to waterfalls and gorges, bike riding at Sampson State Park, golfing, scenic drives around the Finger Lakes (there are 11 of them), curbside wine pickup and there are lots of new offerings, order restaurant take out or try cooking a new recipe using locally sourced ingredients, enjoy a cozy warm fire at our fire pit (we provide fire wood), read a great book on the porch, relax, play board games, watch movies, bring your dog and take long walks, go kayaking on Cayuga Lake (be sure to wear a vest), or do nothing at all and enjoy the downtime. Please call Cheryl at 607-738-9288!



Food and Beverage


Long Point Winery, Ltd
1485 Lake Road Aurora, NY 13026
315 364 6990

We released our long awaited for Barbera 2017, an Itlaian style red wine, and our rich and bold Zinfandel 2015. These wines as well as many others are available for free shipping on a case or more.  Visit our website, We are open for curbside pickup everyday from noon to 5 p.m. The deli is open Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for takeout.


Erie Shore Landing
50 East Ave. Newark, NY 14513

Erie Shore Ice Cream is now open for the season. The walk-up window is open to customers from noon – 10 p.m. seven days a week. Erie Shore Cafe is still open for takeout and limited delivery.


JAVA-GOURMET Company Store & Black Cat Bistro
2808 Route 54A Penn Yan, NY 14527 (2.7 miles south of Walgreens)

We will be closed May 1-3. Watch for Happy Hour To Go! FLX Wine & Snacks To Go. Coming soon – Menu Online, beginning May 7. Let us help you try something new to make cooking at home exciting, easy and “Javalicious”.  We can ship for you. Curbside Pickup available. Use Code SPRING10 to save 10% on all online orders. We appreciate your support during these trying times.


Big Tree Inn
46 Main Street, Geneseo NY 14454

Whether you are together or apart, celebrate mom with takeout brunch from the Big Tree Inn, Sunday, May 10. We are accepting orders now through Friday, May 8th, via phone. Choose brunch for one, two, or four people. Pricing includes appetizers, salad, entrée, and dessert. Build-your-own bloody marys and mimosas, flower arrangements, and chocolates are also available. Visit our website to learn more.


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 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. Don’t Miss out Social Media Happy Hour – Thursdays until June 11th at @5:00 pm on Facebook Live or Instagram Live. Meet for a virtual tasting on Facebook Live or Instagram Live.


Wohlschlegel’s Naples Maple Farm
8064 Coates Rd, Naples 14512

Our sugarhouse store will be open Saturdays and Sundays the month of May, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. both days. Grab-n-go available. Choose pickup at the sugarhouse from our online store. Or, we can ship to you. Sugarhouse store open daily year-round by appointment.


129 S. Main St. Canandaigua, NY 14424 • 585-396-2585
747 Park Ave. Rochester, NY 14607 • 585-244-2585
153 The Commons Ithaca, NY 14850 • 607-273-258

F.Oliver’s is happy to be providing essential ingredients to our communities during the COVID-19 crises. In order to keep our team and our customers safe our Rochester and Canandaigua stores are open for “takeout” only. Simply call the store to place your order, pay by credit card and pick up your order during business hours. We’re open Tuesday to Saturday 11 to 4. Our Ithaca store is closed until further notice. Our online store is always open and we offer free shipping for orders over $60.


Max’s Custard
67 1/2 Auburn Rd, Seneca Falls, NY

Max’s Custard is excited to announce that they will open for the season starting May 6, 2020. They will be open daily from 12 to 8 p.m. for curbside pickup. To keep staff and customers safe, staff will take orders from customers cars and will be accepting credit card payments. For the time being, Max’s will be only offering custard/ice cream options. This is a new process for everyone and we appreciate everyone’s understanding. Visit our facebook page for more information.


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, 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. Place your delivery order on our website using code DELIVER. Check out our weekly flash sale and other offers at


Monica’s Pies
7599 Ste. Rte. 21, Naples NY 14512
585-374-2139 • Fax 585-374-2968

We are open 9-6 starting May 1st. 7 days a week. We are taking all the precautions. Ring the doorbell and we will serve you from the door. Call ahead and place your order if you would like to. We are taking credit, checks or cash. 585-374-2139. Thank you for your patronage.


McGregor Vineyard
5503 Dutch Street, Dundee, NY 14837

Visit our website to place an order to be shipped or scheduled for roadside pickup. Pickups are offered 12 to 5 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. Join our mailing list and stay up to date on all announcements and specials. Stay safe!


Billsboro Winery
4760 West Lake Rd., Geneva, NY 14456

Billsboro Winery remains open for online orders and scheduled curbside pick up.  Flat rate shipping in NY for $10, PA for $15.  We are now also shipping to Florida. Billsboro hosts a weekly Virtual Tasting Series that streams on Facebook Live every Saturday at 5:30 pm. Our second session will be April 18. You can purchase a 4 pack of the wines we are tasting through the website, though not a requirement. For virtual tasting recaps and updates, check out our Facebook page or IGTV channel on Instagram. Cheers!



Culture and Entertainment


Genesee Valley Council on the Arts
4 Murray Hill Drive, Mount Morris, NY 14510

Due to the ever-changing news with regard to COVID-19, the Genesee Valley Council on the Arts has decided to postpone our annual Fare and Ware Festival.  The Festival was originally scheduled for June 20-21; we are hoping to postpone to another date later in the summer.  Check our website for updates!


The Ward W. O’Hara Agricultural & Country Living Museum/
Dr Joseph F. Karpinski Sr. Educational Center
6880 NY-38A, Auburn, NY 13021

Ward W. O’Hara Agricultural Museum is closed until at least May 15, 2020. At that time a decision will be made when we will open for the season.


Finger Lakes Chamber Music Festival
PO Box 605, Penn Yan, NY 14527

It is with great regret that the Finger Lakes Chamber Music Festival board announces that the 2020 performance season is being cancelled. After 17 years of bringing quality live music to a wide range of local audiences, only the ongoing threat of the Coronavirus pandemic could cause this serious step.

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