Annual Festivals and Events
In Central New York:
Visit the event web sites for dates and more information.
Also visit ClintonSquare.com for annual events in Clinton, Armory, and Hanover Squares.
The Taste of Syracuse
Clinton Square, Syracuse, NY map (#1)
Enjoy delectable samples from dozens of area restaurants, wineries, and purveyors of spirits. Live music,
cooking demonstrations, a cigar bar, arts and crafts, and spectacular fireworks
Earlville Opera House,
Shows June-September Earlville NY
Historic renovated 1892 theater
Finger Lakes Celtic Festival
3rd Saturday in May, Canandaigua, NY
children's entertainment, ethnic food, art and crafts, extensive lineup of bands, dancers and other performers.
Clinton Square, downtown Syracuse NY map (#1)
Annual Jamesville Balloon Fest,
Chenango Summer MusicFest Hamilton, NY
A special blend of chamber music concerts and festivities over four days in June. Held in the
picturesque Chenango Valley setting of the Colgate University campus and the
village of Hamilton NY.
Syracuse Jazz Fest
Onondaga Community College, Syracuse NY
Syracuse Arts and Crafts Festival
One of the largest Free Art Festivals in the Northeast held annually.
Columbus Circle, downtown Syracuse NY map (#9)
Art and Fine Crafts, Food, Music, Performers, and Entertainment for all ages.
Finger Lakes Grassroots Festival
Trumansburg Fairgrounds, Trumansburg NY
Four days and four nights of the best Cajun, Zydeco, stringband, African, Latino, world beat, roots rock, and
more on four stages - plus camping.
New York State Rhythm & Blues Fest
Annual Blues Fest with three days and nights of the best Blues. New York State Fairgrounds
Huge annual festival with music, food and crafts in Oswego N.Y.
Apple Valley Bluegrass Festival
Sponsored by the Central New York Bluegrass Association.
Five weeks of chamber music, chamber orchestra and children's concerts in Skaneateles NY.
Central New York Scottish Games and Celtic Festival
Held Annually in Liverpool, NY.
The Seneca Lake Whale Watch
Lakeshore Park, Geneva, NY.
Two live stages, many great performers from all over our county and region. Also arts and crafts, food and fun!
Central New York's TomatoFest
Two day community event for all ages with entertainment, crafts, music and food!
At beautiful Emerson Park on Owasco Lake.
Colorscape Chenango Arts Festival
Outdoor exhibition of original art and music held annually in Downtown Norwich, New York.
The Jordan Fall Festival
Free Live Entertainment, Classic Car Show, Food, Games, Rides, and much more! Jordan NY