Weekend's Best Bets June 7 - 9

Samples and music 11am - 11pm on Saturday

Here are some choices on things to do around Central New York:

***Taste of Syracuse

$1 samples, free music

Clinton Square area

Friday and Saturday 11am - 11pm

***Greek Cultural Festival

St. Sophia's Church, Waring Road Syracuse

Saturday noon - 10pm

Sunday noon - 4pm

free admission & parking

free shuttle: Tecumseh Elementary, J-D Middle or CBA

***Cicero Festival
noon parade, then til 11pm

Sacred Heart Church (off Route 11)

Fireworks 10:15pm

***Cortland Italian Festival
St. Anthony of Padua Church, Pomeroy St.

Saturday 4 - 10pm (fireworks at end)

Sunday all day

***Calder Cup Playoffs

Syracuse Crunch Ice Hockey

Syracuse: War Memorial

Saturday & Sunday evening

***Soap Box Derby

Syracuse: Geddes St. Hill

Saturday until 4pm

***Civil War Weekend
Encampments, displays & demonstrations

Peterboro, Madison County

Saturday & Sunday (free)

***Kayaking Info/Try-outs

Beaver Lake Nature Center

Sunday 10:30 - 2pm (free with park parking)

***St. Baldrick's Head Shaving

sponsored by Auburn Firefighters

Children's cancer fundraiser

Auburn Knights of Columbus

Sunday 11m - 5pm

***Boxing Hall of Fame Induction Weekend


Sunday parade 1pm, Induction Ceremonies 2:30

***Philanthropic Foodie Event

Tastings/wine to benefit charities

Syracuse/Geddes St: Gentile's Restaurant

Sunday 4 - 8pm

***Save the Mansion Tours

Syracuse/James Street: Hiscock Barnes Mansion

Saturday & Sunday noon - 4pm

Saturday, Sedgwick area homes open as well

There's more on our website calendar