Weekend's Best Bets, August 18 - 20, 2017

Lots of choices for fun this weekend in Central NY. Here are Our Best Bets:

***Asian Elephant Celebration
Syracuse Zoo at Burnet Park
Saturday 10am-4:30pm
free with zoo admission

***Bacon Festival
Syracuse Clinton Square
Saturday noon - 11pm
Free to look/listen to live music

***Madison-Bouckville Antiques Week
2000+ dealers
Bouckville, along Rte 20
until Sunday

***Pottery Fair, by Syracuse Ceramic Guild
Artist display & sale, hands-on pottery making
Cazenovia: Stone Quarry Hill Art Park
(off Rte 20 east of the Village)
Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday 10am-4pm
Adults $5, kids free

***Woodsmen's Field Days
Boonville: Oneida County Fairgrounds
Friday 8am-10pm, Saturday 6am-8pm, Sunday 6am-5pm

***Shakespeare in the Park's 'As You Like It'
live theater, with Syracuse City Ballet
Syracuse: Thornden Park Amphitheater
Friday & Saturday 5:30pm, Sunday 2pm
Free (also preferred Deluxe Seating)

***Vintage B-17 visit
Syracuse Hancock Airport
Fly Saturday or Sunday 10am-2pm ($450)
also FREE Ground Tours

***Street Scene Car Show
imports, sports cars & modified trucks
Liverpool: Long Branch Park
Saturday 8am - 3pm

***Family Fishing Day
Onondaga Lake Park: Willow Bay
Saturday starting 9am
Free including 'learn to fish' at 9am
Fishing Derby $2 adults, $1 kids 15/under

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