Weekend's Best Bets, May 2 - 4

The Alpaca show is Saturday and Sunday at the State Fairgrounds, one of many free events to check out this weekend.

Here are our Best Bets:
***Crawfish Festival (food and live music)

Syracuse: Clinton Square

Saturday 11am - 7pm (free to attend)

***Alpaca Expo
State Fairgrounds Poultry Building

Saturday and Sunday, 8am start (free)

***Arabian Horse Show
State Fairgrounds Coliseum and 4-H Rings

Friday - Sunday, 8am start daily (free to watch)

***Spa, Pool and Barbeque Show

State Fairgrounds Center of Progress

Friday noon - Sunday (free admission)

***Rocky Horror Picture Show

Ithaca State Theatre



Show/sale of artwork (some by animals)

Benefits Spay and Neuter Syracuse

Fayetteville: Maple Downs, Genesee St.

Saturday 6:30 - 9:30pm

***Ideal Cut Glass Show (made in Canastota)

Canastota Canaltown Museum


***Wildlife Festivals

~Canastota: Great Swamp Conservancy

Saturday & Sunday 10 - 4

~Savannah: Montezuma Audubon

Saturday 10 - 3 (free)

***Kentucky Derby Day!

Vernon Downs simulcasts from Churchill Downs

also evening buffet, harness racing & dance band

Saturday 10:30am - 11pm

~watch the race live, NBC3 starting 4pm (post time 6:24pm)

***Mountain Goat Sunday

race starts/finishes Clinton Square , Party after

AM road closings thru Syracuse west, & south sides, University area

***Historic Church Tour and Organ Crawl

Auburn (8 churches open)

tickets at Willard Chapel

Sunday 1 - 5pm

LOTS more, including spring yard and garage sales--check the web calendar