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Celebrate July 4th at Destiny USA

July 1st, 2013

Syracuse, NY. –In preparation for the holiday, community members are encouraged to come out and take advantage of some of entertainment, restaurant, and shopping venues that will offer special discounts and various hours.

Destiny USA’s general hours on July 4th will be 10:00am-7:00pm with extended hours for the following venues:

  • Gordon Biersch- 11:00am-11:00pm *bar open until 12:00am
  • Koto- 11:00am-10:00pm
  • Melting Pot- 12:00pm-7:00pm
  • Panera Bread- 7:00am-7:00pm
  • PF Chang’s- 11:00am-11:00pm
  • Ruby Tuesd...

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Monday Fundays Begin Next Week at the Erie Canal Museum in Syracuse

July 1st, 2013

Need something fun and education to do with your children now that school is out for the summer?  Join us at the Erie Canal Museum for a series of activities, crafts, and demonstrations that celebrate the history and culture of the Erie Canal and Syracuse.  An exciting new addition to our educational programming, Monday Fun days will be held at the Erie Canal Museum on Mondays this summer.  Monday Fun days are made possible by the generous funding and support of M&T Bank.

Monday Fun days will be held every...

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Rochester-Finger Lakes Exhibition, opening July 14 at MAG, features 100 works by 81 regional artists

June 26th, 2013

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Long-Running Juried Exhibition Showcases Area Artists

ROCHESTER, NY — The 64th Rochester-Finger Lakes Exhibition, a long-running showcase for artists from western and central New York, opens at the Memorial Art Gallery July 14 and remains on view through September 8. 


Appropriate to the Gallery's c...

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Hangar Theatre's 2013 Season Sizzles with the Great American Musical GYPSY Playing July 4-20

June 25th, 2013

Book by Arthur Laurents, 

Music by Jule Styne, Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim


Starring Broadway's

Michele Ragusa, Wally Dunn,

Martin Van Treuren, and Cathy Trien



Ithaca, NY(06/24/13) - The Hangar Theatre continues its 39th season with one of the greatest American musicals of all time, Gypsy, which runs from July 4-20Distinguished by more than 45 awards and nominations - including the Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle, and Theatre World awards - Gypsy has been revived ...

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Victoria's Secret to Open New Stand Alone PINK Store at Destiny USA

June 25th, 2013

The popular Victoria’s Secret Store has announced they will open a separate location for their PINK section, and plan to renovate their existing venue.

Syracuse, NY- Victoria's Secret, located on the first level of Destiny USA, is the largest American retailer of lingerie. The brand will open a stand-alone PINK store at Destiny USA while renovating their current location on the first level. 

Victoria’s Secret PINK is a spirited lifestyle brand dedicated to the independent and inspired collegiate girl. Som...

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Destiny USA Launches Tykes Tuesday Concept for Families

June 24th, 2013

Parents and guardians are encouraged to bring children to participate in fun activities in Destiny USA’s Canyon Area all Summer long

Syracuse, NY- Tuesdays just took on a whole new meaning for children this Summer at Destiny USA with the introduction of a brand new concept – TykesTuesday. Tykes Tuesdays will offer a new free activity each week for children. The activities will jump start on June 25th.

Each Tuesday there will be a variety of activities offered, catering to three age groups, from infants up...

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Casa Larga Releases 3 Summer Wines

June 24th, 2013

 Rochester's winery is ready for summer with 3 new vintages of summer wines. 

Fairport, NY - Casa Larga Vineyards is releasing three new wines that are ideal for summer.

The 2012 vintages of their Dry and Medium Dry Riesling were released to their Wine Lover Club Members starting June 1, and to the general public on June 15. These were the first wines that winemaker Matt Cassavaugh worked on as head winemaker and are arriving just before the Summer of Riesling begins on June 21...

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New Executive Director Named for Friends of Ganondagan

June 24th, 2013

Margaret Joseph begins new position on June 24

Victor, NY—The Friends of Ganondagan Board of Trustees has named Margaret (Meg) Joseph as the organization’s new executive director beginning Monday, June 24. “After a thorough search, we are delighted to welcome Meg to the Friends of Ganondagan,” said Daniel Rundberg, board chair. “Her commitment, passion, and enthusiasm for our mission comes at a key moment as we continue to move our organization through our next phase of growth.”  

The board noted the stre...

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George Eastman House Calendar of Summer Events

June 21st, 2013



July                     EXHIBITION: The Gender Show

The show opened on June 15 and runs through October 13, 2013 in all of the museum galleries. The Gender Show explores how photographs have presented gender—ranging from archetypal to non-traditional to subversive representations—and the performances that the act of photographing or being photographed can encourage. The exhibition comprises more than 150 photographs from the George Eastman House collection and fifty contemporary artworks (inclu...

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Second Annual Finger Lakes Cheese Festival

June 21st, 2013

To be held July 27 at Sunset View Creamery in Odessa.

Bigger and better than last year, the event will have plenty
of activities for kids, adults and families.


Finger Lakes, NY -- The second annual Finger Lakes Cheese Festival is slated for  Saturday July 27 from 10:00am-5:00pm at Sunset View Creamery in Odessa, NY, which is five miles outside of Watkins Glen. Sunset View is a founding member of the Finger Lakes Cheese Trail which puts on this annual family-...

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