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Central - Erie Canal
Mirbeau Inn & Spa presents Culinary Class: Savory Tarts
Skaneateles

2
3
4
Thousand Islands - Seaway
Oswego Music Hall
Oswego

Central - Erie Canal
The Great New York State Model Train Fair
Syracuse

5
Central - Erie Canal
The Great New York State Model Train Fair
Syracuse

6
7
8
9
10
Finger Lakes
Christkindl Market
Canandaigua

11
Central - Erie Canal
Shake it Up on Ladies Night at The Palace
Syracuse

Finger Lakes
Christkindl Market
Canandaigua

Finger Lakes
Chambourcin, Chocolate, and Cheese Weekend
Auburn

12
Finger Lakes
Christkindl Market
Canandaigua

Finger Lakes
Chambourcin, Chocolate, and Cheese Weekend
Auburn

Central - Erie Canal
Ontario Orchards Open House/Tasting Event
Oswego

13
Central - Erie Canal
Meet New York Yankees Legend Mariano Rivera
Syracuse

14
15
Central - Erie Canal
Lights on the Lake Holiday Celebration
Liverpool

Central - Erie Canal
Mirbeau Inn & Spa presents Culinary Class: Pie Time with Kathy
Skaneateles

16
Central - Erie Canal
Lights on the Lake
Liverpool

17
Finger Lakes
Cayuga Wine Trail Holiday Shopping Spree
Cayuga

Thousand Islands - Seaway
Polar Express Train Ride
Utica

Central - Erie Canal
Lights on the Lake
Liverpool

18
Thousand Islands - Seaway
Oswego Music Hall
Oswego

Central - Erie Canal
RetroGameCon
Syracuse

Finger Lakes
Cayuga Wine Trail Holiday Shopping Spree
Cayuga

Thousand Islands - Seaway
Polar Express Train Ride
Utica

Central - Erie Canal
Lights on the Lake
Liverpool

Other
Fatima Shrine Festival of Lights
Lewiston

Central - Erie Canal
Open Mic Night with Joie Grimaldi | Bite Bakery and Cafe
Utica

19
Other
Fatima Shrine Festival of Lights
Lewiston

Central - Erie Canal
RetroGameCon
Syracuse

Finger Lakes
Cayuga Wine Trail Holiday Shopping Spree
Cayuga

Thousand Islands - Seaway
Polar Express Train Ride
Utica

Central - Erie Canal
Lights on the Lake
Liverpool

Other
Cayuga Museum Holiday Party
Auburn

Other
Tastings and Tunes with Middle Ages and Phil Dumond
Altmar

20
Other
Fatima Shrine Festival of Lights
Lewiston

Central - Erie Canal
Lights on the Lake
Liverpool

21
Other
Fatima Shrine Festival of Lights
Lewiston

Central - Erie Canal
Lights on the Lake
Liverpool

22
Other
Fatima Shrine Festival of Lights
Lewiston

Central - Erie Canal
Lights on the Lake
Liverpool

23
Other
Fatima Shrine Festival of Lights
Lewiston

Central - Erie Canal
Lights on the Lake
Liverpool

24
Other
Fatima Shrine Festival of Lights
Lewiston

Thousand Islands - Seaway
Polar Express Train Ride
Utica

Central - Erie Canal
Lights on the Lake
Liverpool

Finger Lakes
Urban Arts Crawl
Corning

25
Other
Fatima Shrine Festival of Lights
Lewiston

Central - Erie Canal
11th Annual Syracuse Wine and Chocolate Festival
Syracuse

Thousand Islands - Seaway
Polar Express Train Ride
Utica

Finger Lakes
Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles
Skaneateles

Central - Erie Canal
Lights on the Lake
Liverpool

Central - Erie Canal
An Oswego Christmas and Tree Lighting

Central - Erie Canal
Fall Vendor & Crafter Show
Oswego

Finger Lakes
Tree Lighting and Parade of Lights
Corning

Central - Erie Canal
Holiday Parade & Miracle on Genesee Street
Auburn

Central - Erie Canal
Christmas and Crafts at Turning Stone
Verona

26
Other
Fatima Shrine Festival of Lights
Lewiston

Central - Erie Canal
Christmas and Crafts at Turning Stone
Verona

Thousand Islands - Seaway
Polar Express Train Ride
Utica

Finger Lakes
Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles
Skaneateles

Central - Erie Canal
Lights on the Lake
Liverpool

27
Other
Fatima Shrine Festival of Lights
Lewiston

Central - Erie Canal
Lights on the Lake
Liverpool

28
Other
Fatima Shrine Festival of Lights
Lewiston

Central - Erie Canal
Lights on the Lake
Liverpool

29
Other
Fatima Shrine Festival of Lights
Lewiston

Central - Erie Canal
Lights on the Lake
Liverpool

30
Other
Fatima Shrine Festival of Lights
Lewiston

Central - Erie Canal
Lights on the Lake
Liverpool

  

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Fatima Shrine Festival of Lights November 18, 2017 to January 6, 2018

Instructor: Our Lady of Fatima Shrine
Location: 1023 Swann Road, Lewiston, NY, 14092
Phone: 716-754-7489
See over 75 beautiful lighted displays and an illuminated Shrine. Climb to the top of the Basilica and enjoy an angel’s view of fifteen acres of holiday lights.



RetroGameCon November 19, 2017

Time: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Instructor: The Oncenter Convention Center
Location: 800 South State St., Syracuse, NY, 13202
Located in the heart of Syracuse at the magnificent OnCenter, RetroGameCon is a family-friendly convention celebrating the fun and challenging excitement of video games with vendors, artists, panels, tournaments, live music, free play, trivia, a cosplay contest and much more.



Cayuga Wine Trail Holiday Shopping Spree November 19, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Various Locations, Cayuga, NY, 13034
Phone: 1-800-684-5217
Celebrate the holidays along the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail. Sample food and wine pairings and bring home the matching recipes and a souvenir wine glass Save money with your Holiday Shoppers Card, only valid during the event dates. You'll get a souvenir wine glass, a grapevine wreath, an ornament at each stop, a Shoppers’ Card, wine and food! At your last stop, hand in your ticket to be eligible for a Grand Prize. Today, the following wineries are participating: Treleaven Long Point Montezuma Six Mile Creek Saturday 10-6pm, ALL 16 wineries are participating. Sunday 10-5pm, ALL 16 wineries are participating. On Saturday, you can start at 9am at Six Mile Creek, Treleaven and Long Point wineries only.



Polar Express Train Ride November 19, 2017

Instructor: Adirondack Scenic Railroad - Utica Union Station
Location: 321 Main Street, Utica, NY, 13501
Phone: 1-800-819-2291
Departure Times: 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. Live the magic of the classic Polar Express™ Train Ride story with the Adirondack Scenic Railroad. Depart from Utica’s Union Station and travel north while being served hot chocolate and cookies, interacting with Cocoa Chefs, and listening to Liam Neeson’s reading of The POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride, by Chris van Allsburg. When you arrive at the North Pole (Holland Patent, NY), Santa will board the train, spending time with each and every family during the return trip and giving children the first present of Christmas (a silver bell, just like in the book or movie)! For a first class ride, travel to the North Pole in the Cocoa Class car! Mrs. Claus and the Cocoa Chef will be the hostess’ for you in the first-class car. Families will be served cookies and hot chocolate in souvenir mugs while being seated at table seating. Santa will visit with each and every family during the return trip. Children (and parents!) are encouraged to come in pajamas.



Lights on the Lake November 19, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Cayuga Museum Holiday Party November 19, 2017

Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Instructor: Cayuga Museum of History and Art
Location: 203 Genesee Street, Auburn , NY, 13025
Phone: (315) 253-8051
Join Cayuga Museum to celebrate the start of the holiday season! Cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, merriment and cheer. Catering provided by Balloon's Restaurant. Music provided by Jane Stebbins of Good Time Charlie's Mobile Entertainment.



Tastings and Tunes with Middle Ages and Phil Dumond November 19, 2017

Time: 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Instructor: Tailwater Lodge
Location: 52 Pulaski Street, Altmar , NY, 13302
Phone: (855) 895-6343
Join Tailwater Lodge this Sunday for another exciting event in their Tasting Room. Phil Dumond will be playing all of the hits when Middle Ages will be pouring samples. Come and enjoy Fall on the Salmon River.



Lights on the Lake November 20, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake November 21, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake November 22, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake November 23, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Polar Express Train Ride November 24, 2017

Instructor: Adirondack Scenic Railroad - Utica Union Station
Location: 321 Main Street, Utica, NY, 13501
Phone: 1-800-819-2291
Departure Times: 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. Live the magic of the classic Polar Express™ Train Ride story with the Adirondack Scenic Railroad. Depart from Utica’s Union Station and travel north while being served hot chocolate and cookies, interacting with Cocoa Chefs, and listening to Liam Neeson’s reading of The POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride, by Chris van Allsburg. When you arrive at the North Pole (Holland Patent, NY), Santa will board the train, spending time with each and every family during the return trip and giving children the first present of Christmas (a silver bell, just like in the book or movie)! For a first class ride, travel to the North Pole in the Cocoa Class car! Mrs. Claus and the Cocoa Chef will be the hostess’ for you in the first-class car. Families will be served cookies and hot chocolate in souvenir mugs while being seated at table seating. Santa will visit with each and every family during the return trip. Children (and parents!) are encouraged to come in pajamas.



Lights on the Lake November 24, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Urban Arts Crawl November 24, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: The Rockwell Museum, The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes, and Urban Corning
Location: 1 Market Street, Corning , NY, 14830
Phone: 1-866-946-3386
Artist talks, demonstrations, exhibition openings, modern dance performances, public art projects, live music, craft beverage tastings and more make The Crawl a truly festive and diverse experience. Whether you're a seasoned art collector or just out to see something different, the Urban Arts Crawl in Corning will spark your creative side.



11th Annual Syracuse Wine and Chocolate Festival November 25, 2017

Time: 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Instructor: NYS Fairgrounds/Empire Expo Center
Location: 581 State Fair Blvd, Syracuse, NY, 13209
Phone: 1-315-471-9597
Attention all wine lovers! Join in as wineries and wine enthusiasts from across the region gather for an unlimited sampling of dozens of delicious wines of all styles and tastes. There will also be distilleries and cideries as well as a fabulous selection of tasty nibbles and treats, chocolates, cheeses and sweets. Take a dip at the chocolate fountain and then get some serious shopping done. Browse through fantastic mini boutiques featuring purses, jewelry, clothing and more.



Polar Express Train Ride November 25, 2017

Instructor: Adirondack Scenic Railroad - Utica Union Station
Location: 321 Main Street, Utica, NY, 13501
Phone: 1-800-819-2291
Departure Times: 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. Live the magic of the classic Polar Express™ Train Ride story with the Adirondack Scenic Railroad. Depart from Utica’s Union Station and travel north while being served hot chocolate and cookies, interacting with Cocoa Chefs, and listening to Liam Neeson’s reading of The POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride, by Chris van Allsburg. When you arrive at the North Pole (Holland Patent, NY), Santa will board the train, spending time with each and every family during the return trip and giving children the first present of Christmas (a silver bell, just like in the book or movie)! For a first class ride, travel to the North Pole in the Cocoa Class car! Mrs. Claus and the Cocoa Chef will be the hostess’ for you in the first-class car. Families will be served cookies and hot chocolate in souvenir mugs while being seated at table seating. Santa will visit with each and every family during the return trip. Children (and parents!) are encouraged to come in pajamas.



Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles November 25, 2017

Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Skaneateles, NY
Phone: 1-315-685-0552
Step back in time to 1842 and celebrate Christmas the old-fashioned way in beautiful and charming Skaneateles in the Finger Lakes Region. Charles Dickens and his cast of more than 50 characters interact with residents and visitors in the streets, stores and restaurants. Throughout the village, enjoy lively acts, live music, unique shopping, wonderful food and horse and wagon rides around the Village. This is a free event. An annual tradition, the celebration begins the day after Thanksgiving and runs every Saturday and Sunday through December 23, from noon to 4 pm, plus December 24 from noon - 2:30 pm.



Lights on the Lake November 25, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



An Oswego Christmas and Tree Lighting November 25, 2017

Time: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Phone: 315-349-3451
Day of Sharing 10-2pm Santa at 2:30pm Children's Parade 2:00pm Tree Lighting at 5:00pm Fireworks at 6:30pm Scavenger Hunt from 10am to 5pm All Events are Outdoors!



Fall Vendor & Crafter Show November 25, 2017

Time: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Instructor: The American Foundry
Location: 246 W Seneca St , Oswego , NY, 13126
Celebrate Small Business Saturday and shop for friends and family by supporting home businesses in our community! Keep checking this page for updates on who will be there are what kind of fun things we have going on.



Tree Lighting and Parade of Lights November 25, 2017

Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Corning's Gaffer District, 1 Market St, Corning , NY, 14830
Email: info@gafferdistrict.com
Enjoy a Crystal City Christmas tradition! Lighting of the Centerway Square and Bridge Street trees, followed by the magical Parade of Lights! The parade begins near Riverside Drive on Bridge Street, continues over the bridge, and finishes on Market Street.



Holiday Parade & Miracle on Genesee Street November 25, 2017

Instructor: Auburn Downtown BID
Location: Genesee Street & City Hall, Auburn , NY,
Come to Auburn Public Theater from 3 - 5 PM for holiday family fun with theater for children, a puppet show, plus live music by Perform4Purpose. The Holiday Parade & float competition start at 6 PM, followed by the City's Tree Lighting on City Hall steps, plus community caroling with Genesee Voices & the cast of characters from Auburn Players Scrooge. Then there's the Festival of Trees on the South Lawn from 5 - 8PM, visits with Mr. & Mrs. Claus & more!



Christmas and Crafts at Turning Stone November 25, 2017 to November 26, 2017

Instructor: Kessler Promotions, Inc.
Location: Turning Stone Resort Casino Events Center, 5218 Patrick Road , Verona, NY, 13478
It's the premier arts & craft show of the holiday season!



Polar Express Train Ride November 26, 2017

Instructor: Adirondack Scenic Railroad - Utica Union Station
Location: 321 Main Street, Utica, NY, 13501
Phone: 1-800-819-2291
Departure Times: 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. Live the magic of the classic Polar Express™ Train Ride story with the Adirondack Scenic Railroad. Depart from Utica’s Union Station and travel north while being served hot chocolate and cookies, interacting with Cocoa Chefs, and listening to Liam Neeson’s reading of The POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride, by Chris van Allsburg. When you arrive at the North Pole (Holland Patent, NY), Santa will board the train, spending time with each and every family during the return trip and giving children the first present of Christmas (a silver bell, just like in the book or movie)! For a first class ride, travel to the North Pole in the Cocoa Class car! Mrs. Claus and the Cocoa Chef will be the hostess’ for you in the first-class car. Families will be served cookies and hot chocolate in souvenir mugs while being seated at table seating. Santa will visit with each and every family during the return trip. Children (and parents!) are encouraged to come in pajamas.



Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles November 26, 2017

Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Skaneateles, NY
Phone: 1-315-685-0552
Step back in time to 1842 and celebrate Christmas the old-fashioned way in beautiful and charming Skaneateles in the Finger Lakes Region. Charles Dickens and his cast of more than 50 characters interact with residents and visitors in the streets, stores and restaurants. Throughout the village, enjoy lively acts, live music, unique shopping, wonderful food and horse and wagon rides around the Village. This is a free event. An annual tradition, the celebration begins the day after Thanksgiving and runs every Saturday and Sunday through December 23, from noon to 4 pm, plus December 24 from noon - 2:30 pm.



Lights on the Lake November 26, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake November 27, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake November 28, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake November 29, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake November 30, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Cayuga Wine Trail Holiday Shopping Spree December 1, 2017

Time: 1:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Various Locations, Cayuga, NY, 13034
Phone: 1-800-684-5217
Celebrate the holidays along the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail. Sample food and wine pairings and bring home the matching recipes and a souvenir wine glass Save money with your Holiday Shoppers Card, only valid during the event dates. You'll get a souvenir wine glass, a grapevine wreath, an ornament at each stop, a Shoppers’ Card, wine and food! At your last stop, hand in your ticket to be eligible for a Grand Prize. Today, the following wineries are participating: Treleaven Long Point Montezuma Six Mile Creek Saturday 10-6pm, ALL 16 wineries are participating. Sunday 10-5pm, ALL 16 wineries are participating. On Saturday, you can start at 9am at Six Mile Creek, Treleaven and Long Point wineries only.



Polar Express Train Ride December 1, 2017

Instructor: Adirondack Scenic Railroad - Utica Union Station
Location: 321 Main Street, Utica, NY, 13501
Phone: 1-800-819-2291
Departure Times: 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. Live the magic of the classic Polar Express™ Train Ride story with the Adirondack Scenic Railroad. Depart from Utica’s Union Station and travel north while being served hot chocolate and cookies, interacting with Cocoa Chefs, and listening to Liam Neeson’s reading of The POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride, by Chris van Allsburg. When you arrive at the North Pole (Holland Patent, NY), Santa will board the train, spending time with each and every family during the return trip and giving children the first present of Christmas (a silver bell, just like in the book or movie)! For a first class ride, travel to the North Pole in the Cocoa Class car! Mrs. Claus and the Cocoa Chef will be the hostess’ for you in the first-class car. Families will be served cookies and hot chocolate in souvenir mugs while being seated at table seating. Santa will visit with each and every family during the return trip. Children (and parents!) are encouraged to come in pajamas.



Lights on the Lake December 1, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



December 2017 Deck the Halls December 1, 2017 to December 3, 2017

Instructor: Seneca lake Wine Trail Event
Location: 5435 State Route 14, Dundee, NY, 14837
Phone: 1-877-536-2717
Begin a weekend of fun and festivities while sampling holiday wines and food tastings. The wineries are decorated for the holiday season.



Polar Express Train Ride December 2, 2017

Instructor: Adirondack Scenic Railroad - Utica Union Station
Location: 321 Main Street, Utica, NY, 13501
Phone: 1-800-819-2291
Departure Times: 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. Live the magic of the classic Polar Express™ Train Ride story with the Adirondack Scenic Railroad. Depart from Utica’s Union Station and travel north while being served hot chocolate and cookies, interacting with Cocoa Chefs, and listening to Liam Neeson’s reading of The POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride, by Chris van Allsburg. When you arrive at the North Pole (Holland Patent, NY), Santa will board the train, spending time with each and every family during the return trip and giving children the first present of Christmas (a silver bell, just like in the book or movie)! For a first class ride, travel to the North Pole in the Cocoa Class car! Mrs. Claus and the Cocoa Chef will be the hostess’ for you in the first-class car. Families will be served cookies and hot chocolate in souvenir mugs while being seated at table seating. Santa will visit with each and every family during the return trip. Children (and parents!) are encouraged to come in pajamas.



Christmas Around the World with the Lake Ontario Wine Trail December 2, 2017

Time: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location: 4287 Jersey Road, Williamson, NY, 14589
Phone: 1-315-589-8861
Christmas Around the World with the Lake Ontario Wine Trail is a weekend of holiday cheer as traditional holiday dishes from around the world are paired with local award-winning wines, spirits and ciders. Each participating location will represent a different country and provide samples. You can also enjoy plenty of holiday shopping!



Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles December 2, 2017

Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Skaneateles, NY
Phone: 1-315-685-0552
Step back in time to 1842 and celebrate Christmas the old-fashioned way in beautiful and charming Skaneateles in the Finger Lakes Region. Charles Dickens and his cast of more than 50 characters interact with residents and visitors in the streets, stores and restaurants. Throughout the village, enjoy lively acts, live music, unique shopping, wonderful food and horse and wagon rides around the Village. This is a free event. An annual tradition, the celebration begins the day after Thanksgiving and runs every Saturday and Sunday through December 23, from noon to 4 pm, plus December 24 from noon - 2:30 pm.



Lights on the Lake December 2, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Christmas in Oakfield December 2, 2017

Time: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: Maple Ave, Oakfiled, NY, 14125
Phone: (585) 704-6663
Santa has been invited to town! Along with Santa, there will be activities and delectable treats to enjoy. This year you won't want to miss the new twist. Save the date and stay tuned for details!



Santa Express Train Ride December 3, 2017

Time: 1:00 PM
Instructor: Cooperstown & Charlotte Valley Railroad
Location: 136 East Main Street, Milford, NY,
Phone: (607) 432-2429
There’s no better way to celebrate the Holiday Season than a train ride with Santa and his helpers. The train is beautifully decorated from the lights strung along the outside to the garland and ornaments on the inside. Bring a small gift with your child’s name attached to be given as a surprise from Santa himself on the train. Sneak it behind the Depot to the Reindeer Shack the day of your ride. Ticket prices are $20 for adults, $19 for seniors, and $17 for children (3-12). Children under 3 are Free!!!



Cayuga Wine Trail Holiday Shopping Spree December 3, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Various Locations, Cayuga, NY, 13034
Phone: 1-800-684-5217
Celebrate the holidays along the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail. Sample food and wine pairings and bring home the matching recipes and a souvenir wine glass Save money with your Holiday Shoppers Card, only valid during the event dates. You'll get a souvenir wine glass, a grapevine wreath, an ornament at each stop, a Shoppers’ Card, wine and food! At your last stop, hand in your ticket to be eligible for a Grand Prize. Today, the following wineries are participating: Treleaven Long Point Montezuma Six Mile Creek Saturday 10-6pm, ALL 16 wineries are participating. Sunday 10-5pm, ALL 16 wineries are participating. On Saturday, you can start at 9am at Six Mile Creek, Treleaven and Long Point wineries only.



Polar Express Train Ride December 3, 2017

Instructor: Adirondack Scenic Railroad - Utica Union Station
Location: 321 Main Street, Utica, NY, 13501
Phone: 1-800-819-2291
Departure Times: 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. Live the magic of the classic Polar Express™ Train Ride story with the Adirondack Scenic Railroad. Depart from Utica’s Union Station and travel north while being served hot chocolate and cookies, interacting with Cocoa Chefs, and listening to Liam Neeson’s reading of The POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride, by Chris van Allsburg. When you arrive at the North Pole (Holland Patent, NY), Santa will board the train, spending time with each and every family during the return trip and giving children the first present of Christmas (a silver bell, just like in the book or movie)! For a first class ride, travel to the North Pole in the Cocoa Class car! Mrs. Claus and the Cocoa Chef will be the hostess’ for you in the first-class car. Families will be served cookies and hot chocolate in souvenir mugs while being seated at table seating. Santa will visit with each and every family during the return trip. Children (and parents!) are encouraged to come in pajamas.



Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles December 3, 2017

Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Skaneateles, NY
Phone: 1-315-685-0552
Step back in time to 1842 and celebrate Christmas the old-fashioned way in beautiful and charming Skaneateles in the Finger Lakes Region. Charles Dickens and his cast of more than 50 characters interact with residents and visitors in the streets, stores and restaurants. Throughout the village, enjoy lively acts, live music, unique shopping, wonderful food and horse and wagon rides around the Village. This is a free event. An annual tradition, the celebration begins the day after Thanksgiving and runs every Saturday and Sunday through December 23, from noon to 4 pm, plus December 24 from noon - 2:30 pm.



Lights on the Lake December 3, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Richardson-Bates Museum Holiday Open House December 3, 2017

Location: Richardson-Bates House Museum, 135 E 3rd St, Oswego, NY, 13126
Phone: 315) 343-1342
Please join us for our annual holiday open house, December 3rd from 1-5pm. Enjoy free admission, live entertainmnet and holiday treats in our victorian style, holiday decorated, 19th century mansion. From handmade ornaments, ornate wreaths and the sights and sounds of Christmas our Holiday Open House is gauranteed to bring cheer and joy to all who step through our doors.



Lights on the Lake December 4, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake December 5, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake December 6, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Mirbeau Inn & Spa presents Culinary Class: Holiday Cocktails with Ed December 6, 2017

Time: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Instructor: Mirbeau Skaneateles
Location: 851 West Genesee Street , Skaneateles, NY, 13152
Phone: 1-877-(MIRBEAU)
New holiday inspired cocktails to please any party! RSVP the day of by calling 844.285.0226 or in person at the Spa Desk at Mirbeau in Skaneateles. Participation is exclusive to overnight, day spa guests, and members only, with no additional fees required. If you are not a guest or a member, a day spa pass may be purchased at the Spa Desk for $60 (M-TH) allowing you access not only to the cooking class but to all fitness and resort activities for that day and Spa Facilities (Steam Room, Sauna, Resting Area, Aqua Terrace).



Polar Express Train Ride December 7, 2017

Instructor: Adirondack Scenic Railroad - Utica Union Station
Location: 321 Main Street, Utica, NY, 13501
Phone: 1-800-819-2291
Departure Times: 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. Live the magic of the classic Polar Express™ Train Ride story with the Adirondack Scenic Railroad. Depart from Utica’s Union Station and travel north while being served hot chocolate and cookies, interacting with Cocoa Chefs, and listening to Liam Neeson’s reading of The POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride, by Chris van Allsburg. When you arrive at the North Pole (Holland Patent, NY), Santa will board the train, spending time with each and every family during the return trip and giving children the first present of Christmas (a silver bell, just like in the book or movie)! For a first class ride, travel to the North Pole in the Cocoa Class car! Mrs. Claus and the Cocoa Chef will be the hostess’ for you in the first-class car. Families will be served cookies and hot chocolate in souvenir mugs while being seated at table seating. Santa will visit with each and every family during the return trip. Children (and parents!) are encouraged to come in pajamas.



Lights on the Lake December 7, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Polar Express Train Ride December 8, 2017

Instructor: Adirondack Scenic Railroad - Utica Union Station
Location: 321 Main Street, Utica, NY, 13501
Phone: 1-800-819-2291
Departure Times: 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. Live the magic of the classic Polar Express™ Train Ride story with the Adirondack Scenic Railroad. Depart from Utica’s Union Station and travel north while being served hot chocolate and cookies, interacting with Cocoa Chefs, and listening to Liam Neeson’s reading of The POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride, by Chris van Allsburg. When you arrive at the North Pole (Holland Patent, NY), Santa will board the train, spending time with each and every family during the return trip and giving children the first present of Christmas (a silver bell, just like in the book or movie)! For a first class ride, travel to the North Pole in the Cocoa Class car! Mrs. Claus and the Cocoa Chef will be the hostess’ for you in the first-class car. Families will be served cookies and hot chocolate in souvenir mugs while being seated at table seating. Santa will visit with each and every family during the return trip. Children (and parents!) are encouraged to come in pajamas.



Lights on the Lake December 8, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Polar Express Train Ride December 9, 2017

Instructor: Adirondack Scenic Railroad - Utica Union Station
Location: 321 Main Street, Utica, NY, 13501
Phone: 1-800-819-2291
Departure Times: 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. Live the magic of the classic Polar Express™ Train Ride story with the Adirondack Scenic Railroad. Depart from Utica’s Union Station and travel north while being served hot chocolate and cookies, interacting with Cocoa Chefs, and listening to Liam Neeson’s reading of The POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride, by Chris van Allsburg. When you arrive at the North Pole (Holland Patent, NY), Santa will board the train, spending time with each and every family during the return trip and giving children the first present of Christmas (a silver bell, just like in the book or movie)! For a first class ride, travel to the North Pole in the Cocoa Class car! Mrs. Claus and the Cocoa Chef will be the hostess’ for you in the first-class car. Families will be served cookies and hot chocolate in souvenir mugs while being seated at table seating. Santa will visit with each and every family during the return trip. Children (and parents!) are encouraged to come in pajamas.



Christmas Open House at the Historic Joseph Smith Farm December 9, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: 843 Stafford Road, Palmyra, NY, 14522
Phone: 1-315-597-1671
Celebrate an old-fashioned Christmas in a log cabin, sing Christmas carols, play games in an 1830's barn, and other activities. Enjoy a fun event for the whole family. Free.



Holiday Traditions at Seward House Museum December 9, 2017

Time: 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: 32 Market St., Palmyra, NY, 14522
Phone: 1-315-597-6981
Take a tour of 19-century historic homes and two museums in the charming canal side village of Palmyra. Begin at the William Phelps General Store. Festive decor, fun, food, and friends.



Lights on the Lake December 9, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Polar Express Train Ride December 10, 2017

Instructor: Adirondack Scenic Railroad - Utica Union Station
Location: 321 Main Street, Utica, NY, 13501
Phone: 1-800-819-2291
Departure Times: 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. Live the magic of the classic Polar Express™ Train Ride story with the Adirondack Scenic Railroad. Depart from Utica’s Union Station and travel north while being served hot chocolate and cookies, interacting with Cocoa Chefs, and listening to Liam Neeson’s reading of The POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride, by Chris van Allsburg. When you arrive at the North Pole (Holland Patent, NY), Santa will board the train, spending time with each and every family during the return trip and giving children the first present of Christmas (a silver bell, just like in the book or movie)! For a first class ride, travel to the North Pole in the Cocoa Class car! Mrs. Claus and the Cocoa Chef will be the hostess’ for you in the first-class car. Families will be served cookies and hot chocolate in souvenir mugs while being seated at table seating. Santa will visit with each and every family during the return trip. Children (and parents!) are encouraged to come in pajamas.



Christmas Open House at the Historic Joseph Smith Farm December 10, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: 843 Stafford Road, Palmyra, NY, 14522
Phone: 1-315-597-1671
Celebrate an old-fashioned Christmas in a log cabin, sing Christmas carols, play games in an 1830's barn, and other activities. Enjoy a fun event for the whole family. Free.



Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles December 10, 2017

Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Skaneateles, NY
Phone: 1-315-685-0552
Step back in time to 1842 and celebrate Christmas the old-fashioned way in beautiful and charming Skaneateles in the Finger Lakes Region. Charles Dickens and his cast of more than 50 characters interact with residents and visitors in the streets, stores and restaurants. Throughout the village, enjoy lively acts, live music, unique shopping, wonderful food and horse and wagon rides around the Village. This is a free event. An annual tradition, the celebration begins the day after Thanksgiving and runs every Saturday and Sunday through December 23, from noon to 4 pm, plus December 24 from noon - 2:30 pm.



Lights on the Lake December 10, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Christmas Open House at the Historic Joseph Smith Farm December 11, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: 843 Stafford Road, Palmyra, NY, 14522
Phone: 1-315-597-1671
Celebrate an old-fashioned Christmas in a log cabin, sing Christmas carols, play games in an 1830's barn, and other activities. Enjoy a fun event for the whole family. Free.



Lights on the Lake December 11, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake December 12, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake December 13, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Polar Express Train Ride December 14, 2017

Instructor: Adirondack Scenic Railroad - Utica Union Station
Location: 321 Main Street, Utica, NY, 13501
Phone: 1-800-819-2291
Departure Times: 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. Live the magic of the classic Polar Express™ Train Ride story with the Adirondack Scenic Railroad. Depart from Utica’s Union Station and travel north while being served hot chocolate and cookies, interacting with Cocoa Chefs, and listening to Liam Neeson’s reading of The POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride, by Chris van Allsburg. When you arrive at the North Pole (Holland Patent, NY), Santa will board the train, spending time with each and every family during the return trip and giving children the first present of Christmas (a silver bell, just like in the book or movie)! For a first class ride, travel to the North Pole in the Cocoa Class car! Mrs. Claus and the Cocoa Chef will be the hostess’ for you in the first-class car. Families will be served cookies and hot chocolate in souvenir mugs while being seated at table seating. Santa will visit with each and every family during the return trip. Children (and parents!) are encouraged to come in pajamas.



Lights on the Lake December 14, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Polar Express Train Ride December 15, 2017

Instructor: Adirondack Scenic Railroad - Utica Union Station
Location: 321 Main Street, Utica, NY, 13501
Phone: 1-800-819-2291
Departure Times: 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. Live the magic of the classic Polar Express™ Train Ride story with the Adirondack Scenic Railroad. Depart from Utica’s Union Station and travel north while being served hot chocolate and cookies, interacting with Cocoa Chefs, and listening to Liam Neeson’s reading of The POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride, by Chris van Allsburg. When you arrive at the North Pole (Holland Patent, NY), Santa will board the train, spending time with each and every family during the return trip and giving children the first present of Christmas (a silver bell, just like in the book or movie)! For a first class ride, travel to the North Pole in the Cocoa Class car! Mrs. Claus and the Cocoa Chef will be the hostess’ for you in the first-class car. Families will be served cookies and hot chocolate in souvenir mugs while being seated at table seating. Santa will visit with each and every family during the return trip. Children (and parents!) are encouraged to come in pajamas.



Lights on the Lake December 15, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Polar Express Train Ride December 16, 2017

Instructor: Adirondack Scenic Railroad - Utica Union Station
Location: 321 Main Street, Utica, NY, 13501
Phone: 1-800-819-2291
Departure Times: 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. Live the magic of the classic Polar Express™ Train Ride story with the Adirondack Scenic Railroad. Depart from Utica’s Union Station and travel north while being served hot chocolate and cookies, interacting with Cocoa Chefs, and listening to Liam Neeson’s reading of The POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride, by Chris van Allsburg. When you arrive at the North Pole (Holland Patent, NY), Santa will board the train, spending time with each and every family during the return trip and giving children the first present of Christmas (a silver bell, just like in the book or movie)! For a first class ride, travel to the North Pole in the Cocoa Class car! Mrs. Claus and the Cocoa Chef will be the hostess’ for you in the first-class car. Families will be served cookies and hot chocolate in souvenir mugs while being seated at table seating. Santa will visit with each and every family during the return trip. Children (and parents!) are encouraged to come in pajamas.



Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles December 16, 2017

Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Skaneateles, NY
Phone: 1-315-685-0552
Step back in time to 1842 and celebrate Christmas the old-fashioned way in beautiful and charming Skaneateles in the Finger Lakes Region. Charles Dickens and his cast of more than 50 characters interact with residents and visitors in the streets, stores and restaurants. Throughout the village, enjoy lively acts, live music, unique shopping, wonderful food and horse and wagon rides around the Village. This is a free event. An annual tradition, the celebration begins the day after Thanksgiving and runs every Saturday and Sunday through December 23, from noon to 4 pm, plus December 24 from noon - 2:30 pm.



Lights on the Lake December 16, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker December 17, 2017

Time: 2:00 PM
Instructor: Mulroy Civic Center Theaters
Location: 800 South State St., Syracuse, NY, 13202
Phone: 1-315-435-8099
Moscow Ballet’s spectacular Great Russian Nutcracker is the must-see event this holiday season! Celebrate the beloved Christmas tradition with the whole family as 40 world-class Russian artists bring this charming classic to life. The New York Times raves “Knock Out!” Experience Tchaikovsky’s master score this Christmas with the magic of larger than-life-puppets, growing Christmas Tree and life-sized Matrushka dolls!



Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker December 17, 2017

Time: 6:00 PM
Instructor: Mulroy Civic Center Theaters
Location: 800 South State St., Syracuse, NY, 13202
Phone: 1-315-435-8099
Moscow Ballet’s spectacular Great Russian Nutcracker is the must-see event this holiday season! Celebrate the beloved Christmas tradition with the whole family as 40 world-class Russian artists bring this charming classic to life. The New York Times raves “Knock Out!” Experience Tchaikovsky’s master score this Christmas with the magic of larger than-life-puppets, growing Christmas Tree and life-sized Matrushka dolls!



Polar Express Train Ride December 17, 2017

Instructor: Adirondack Scenic Railroad - Utica Union Station
Location: 321 Main Street, Utica, NY, 13501
Phone: 1-800-819-2291
Departure Times: 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. Live the magic of the classic Polar Express™ Train Ride story with the Adirondack Scenic Railroad. Depart from Utica’s Union Station and travel north while being served hot chocolate and cookies, interacting with Cocoa Chefs, and listening to Liam Neeson’s reading of The POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride, by Chris van Allsburg. When you arrive at the North Pole (Holland Patent, NY), Santa will board the train, spending time with each and every family during the return trip and giving children the first present of Christmas (a silver bell, just like in the book or movie)! For a first class ride, travel to the North Pole in the Cocoa Class car! Mrs. Claus and the Cocoa Chef will be the hostess’ for you in the first-class car. Families will be served cookies and hot chocolate in souvenir mugs while being seated at table seating. Santa will visit with each and every family during the return trip. Children (and parents!) are encouraged to come in pajamas.



Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles December 17, 2017

Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Skaneateles, NY
Phone: 1-315-685-0552
Step back in time to 1842 and celebrate Christmas the old-fashioned way in beautiful and charming Skaneateles in the Finger Lakes Region. Charles Dickens and his cast of more than 50 characters interact with residents and visitors in the streets, stores and restaurants. Throughout the village, enjoy lively acts, live music, unique shopping, wonderful food and horse and wagon rides around the Village. This is a free event. An annual tradition, the celebration begins the day after Thanksgiving and runs every Saturday and Sunday through December 23, from noon to 4 pm, plus December 24 from noon - 2:30 pm.



Lights on the Lake December 17, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Polar Express Train Ride December 18, 2017

Instructor: Adirondack Scenic Railroad - Utica Union Station
Location: 321 Main Street, Utica, NY, 13501
Phone: 1-800-819-2291
Departure Times: 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. Live the magic of the classic Polar Express™ Train Ride story with the Adirondack Scenic Railroad. Depart from Utica’s Union Station and travel north while being served hot chocolate and cookies, interacting with Cocoa Chefs, and listening to Liam Neeson’s reading of The POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride, by Chris van Allsburg. When you arrive at the North Pole (Holland Patent, NY), Santa will board the train, spending time with each and every family during the return trip and giving children the first present of Christmas (a silver bell, just like in the book or movie)! For a first class ride, travel to the North Pole in the Cocoa Class car! Mrs. Claus and the Cocoa Chef will be the hostess’ for you in the first-class car. Families will be served cookies and hot chocolate in souvenir mugs while being seated at table seating. Santa will visit with each and every family during the return trip. Children (and parents!) are encouraged to come in pajamas.



Lights on the Lake December 18, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Polar Express Train Ride December 19, 2017

Instructor: Adirondack Scenic Railroad - Utica Union Station
Location: 321 Main Street, Utica, NY, 13501
Phone: 1-800-819-2291
Departure Times: 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. Live the magic of the classic Polar Express™ Train Ride story with the Adirondack Scenic Railroad. Depart from Utica’s Union Station and travel north while being served hot chocolate and cookies, interacting with Cocoa Chefs, and listening to Liam Neeson’s reading of The POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride, by Chris van Allsburg. When you arrive at the North Pole (Holland Patent, NY), Santa will board the train, spending time with each and every family during the return trip and giving children the first present of Christmas (a silver bell, just like in the book or movie)! For a first class ride, travel to the North Pole in the Cocoa Class car! Mrs. Claus and the Cocoa Chef will be the hostess’ for you in the first-class car. Families will be served cookies and hot chocolate in souvenir mugs while being seated at table seating. Santa will visit with each and every family during the return trip. Children (and parents!) are encouraged to come in pajamas.



Lights on the Lake December 19, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake December 20, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake December 21, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake December 22, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles December 23, 2017

Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Skaneateles, NY
Phone: 1-315-685-0552
Step back in time to 1842 and celebrate Christmas the old-fashioned way in beautiful and charming Skaneateles in the Finger Lakes Region. Charles Dickens and his cast of more than 50 characters interact with residents and visitors in the streets, stores and restaurants. Throughout the village, enjoy lively acts, live music, unique shopping, wonderful food and horse and wagon rides around the Village. This is a free event. An annual tradition, the celebration begins the day after Thanksgiving and runs every Saturday and Sunday through December 23, from noon to 4 pm, plus December 24 from noon - 2:30 pm.



Lights on the Lake December 23, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles December 24, 2017

Time: 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: Skaneateles, NY
Phone: 1-315-685-0552
Step back in time to 1842 and celebrate Christmas the old-fashioned way in beautiful and charming Skaneateles in the Finger Lakes Region. Charles Dickens and his cast of more than 50 characters interact with residents and visitors in the streets, stores and restaurants. Throughout the village, enjoy lively acts, live music, unique shopping, wonderful food and horse and wagon rides around the Village. This is a free event. An annual tradition, the celebration begins the day after Thanksgiving and runs every Saturday and Sunday through December 23, from noon to 4 pm, plus December 24 from noon - 2:30 pm.



Lights on the Lake December 24, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake December 25, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake December 26, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake December 27, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake December 28, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake December 29, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake December 30, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake December 31, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake January 1, 2018

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake January 2, 2018

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake January 3, 2018

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake January 4, 2018

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake January 5, 2018

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake January 6, 2018

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.



Lights on the Lake January 7, 2018

Time: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 6790 Onondaga Lake Trail , Liverpool, NY, 13088
Phone: 1-315-453-6712
Come and be mesmerized as you drive through two miles of twinkling lights and sparkling displays at Liverpool’s Lights on the Lake. Held each year from Thanksgiving through the first week of January, this captivating display of lights features towering holiday displays, larger-than-life Land of Oz, a Twinkling Fantasy Forest, colorful arches, a delightful Victorian Village, animated scenes and more! There is a fee.