Weekend's Best Bets, August 15 - 17

Chainsaw competitions and more at Woodsmen's Field Days this weekend--one of many possibilities to see

Here are our Best Bets:


Liverpool: Long Branch Park

Saturday and Sunday, 11am - 7pm

Free to watch, free parking

***Woodsmen's Field Days
Boonville: Oneida County Fairgrounds

Friday - Sunday

(Friday fireworks)

***Pottery Fair

by Syracuse Ceramic Guild

Stone Quarry Hill Art Park

(Cazenovia, east of Village off Rte 20)

Saturday 10-5, Sunday 10-4

($5 adults, kids free)

***Madison-Bouckville Antiques

along Route 20

8am - 5pm until Sunday

***Civil War Artillery

Oswego: Fort Ontario

Saturday and Sunday 10am - 4:30pm

'Battles' at 1pm, both days

***Chenango Blues Festival

Norwich: Chenango County Fairgrounds

Friday 6 - 10:30 (free admission)

Saturday 11am - 10pm

***Fire Trucks!

Rides and more, for Kids Day

Ithaca: Stewart Park

Saturday 10am - 2pm (free)

(Sunday if raining)

***Mary Nelson's Backpack Giveaway & BBQ

Syracuse: South Salina at Woods Ave

Saturday 11am - 6pm (Parade at noon)

***Veterans' Standown
Auburn: Case Mansion (South St)

Saturday 10am - 3pm

***Elephant Extravaganza

Syracuse: Zoo at Burnet Park

Saturday (free with admission)

***Cycle in the City

Guided bike tours

Start: Syracuse City Hall

Sunday 9am (free)

***Ride For Red (100 mile bike ride)

Red Cross Cortland County benefit

start: Marathon's Three Bear Inn

Sunday noon (register in the morning)

For more, check our website events calendar, and have some fun this weekend!

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