Weekend's Best Bets Sept 27 - 29

Drive up the scenic Salmon River to the Altmar Fish Hatchery and see the monster fish---just one of many things to do this weekend

Here are our best bets:

Saturday is National Museum Day. Download free tickets at for free entry to hundreds of area museums (they also have maps and information)

***Wheel Days

Demolition Derby, Car and Truck Shows, more!

Brookfield: Madison County Fairgrounds

Friday evening - Sunday

***Lioness Central Square Apple Festival

Brewerton Speedway

Friday evening (rides only)

Saturday & Sunday: apple products & food, crafts, music

***Haudenosaunee Wooden Stick Lacross Expo

Games, demonstrations, clinics

Onondaga Lake Park ballparks (at entrance)

Saturday & Sunday (free)

***Salmon River Fish Hatchery Open House
Altmar, Oswego County

Saturday 9 - 4pm (free, tours every half hour)

***Sportsmen's Days
Hunting, Fishing, and other outdoor sports demos and activities

Elbridge: Carpenters' Brook Fish Hatchery

Saturday & Sunday afternoons ($5 per car)

***NY India Festival

State Fairgrounds

Saturday 10am - 8pm

***A Taste of Latin America

Food Sampling from area chefs

Syracuse: La Casita, Otisco Street

Saturdy 1 - 4pm

***Jewish Food & Music Festival

DeWitt: Jewish Community Center

Sunday noon - 6pm

***Kale Festival
LaFayette: Carol Watson Greenhouse

Saturday & Sunday noon - 4pm (free)

***Wanderer's Rest Canine Classic
Dog Walk, Festival featuring Pit Boss Shorty Rossi

Chittenango: Marshall Farms

Sunday 10am - 4pm

***Snowmobile Drag Racing
Bouckville: Excell Speedway

Saturday 11am-evening: vintage slets

Sunday 11am-evening: speed demons

And there's much more on our web events calendar.