Weekend's Best Bets, August 16 - 18

      Come watch the elephants play and perform at Saturday's Elephant Extravaganza. And there's more to do this weekend!

      Here are some suggestions for things to do this weekend:

      ***Elephant Extravaganza

      Syracuse's Rosamond Gifford Zoo

      Saturday 10am - 4:30pm

      ***Mary Nelson's Backpack Giveaway & BBQ

      school supply giveaway, street festival

      Syracuse: South Salina and Wood Ave

      Saturday noon - evening

      ***Thousand Islands Bridge 75th Anniversary

      open house, US side toll plaza

      Saturday 1am - 4pm

      ***Clock & Watch Collectors' Convention

      Liverpool: Holiday Inn Electronics Parkway

      Displays free to public

      Friday 11 - 5, Saturday 9-3

      ***Antiques Week

      Lots of vendors!

      Bouckville, Madison County

      thru Sunday

      ***Syracuse Ceramic Guild Pottery Fair
      Cazenovia: Stone Quarry Art Park

      (off rte 20, east of Village)

      Saturday & Sunday

      ***Gun & Sportsmen's Show

      Clayton, Thousand Islands

      Cerow Recreation Park Arena

      Saturday & Sunday

      ***Gladiola Show


      Sunday noon - 4:30

      (flowers given away after free show)

      ***DestinyUSA night at NBT Bank Stadium

      Chiefs play at 5pm

      free tickets at mall guest services desks

      For more ideas, check our website calendar of events: