Enchanted Beaver Lake This Weekend!

Get in the Halloween spirit this weekend at Enchanted Beaver Lake!  Tonight’s event is sold out, but you can still purchase tickets for Saturday (10/27) or Sunday (10/28).  Two wooded trails are beautifully illuminated with over 500 jack-o-lanterns and luminaries.   Uniquely crafted winners of a pumpkin carving contest are on display.   Fortune Tellers with “crystal […]

SU Art Galleries Lunchtime Lectures

Syracuse University is hosting a series of free art gallery lectures throughout the 2012-2013 academic year. The presentations will be held in the Shaffer Art Building at Syracuse University on Wednesdays during the lunch hour, beginning at 12:15 PM. Each Lunchtime Lecture will discuss the current exhibition, and will last approximately 40-45 minutes. The schedule […]

Fall Festival at Abbott’s Farm

Last weekend, my husband and I took our two little boys to the Fall Festival at Abbott’s Farm.  What a fun family outing a nice fall afternoon.   After purchasing two wristbands (the kids were free), we hopped aboard a tractor-towed hayride.  We rode atop bails of hay to a path through a cornfield.  The path […]

Lakeside Views Historic Fall Ghostwalk

The summer heat is gone and the air is crisp with the scent of autumn.  The leaves are turning vibrant colors.  To me, these changes herald the festive season ahead.  Up first, of course, is Halloween – my personal favorite holiday.  But Halloween weather in Central New York can sometimes be questionable.  In fact, I […]

Westcott Street Cultural Fair This Sunday 9/23

For 20 years, the Westcott neighborhood has celebrated its cultural diversity at the Westcott Street Cultural Fair.  This year’s celebration takes place this Sunday, September 23rd from noon – 6:30 PM on Westcott Street in Syracuse.  The festival will showcase delicious local food, unique shops, businesses, and performers.   A parade kicks off the festivities at […]