Weekend's Best Bets, February 8 - 10, 2019

The State Fair Expo Center hosts an 'inside' version of the NY State Fair this weekend. It's one of our Best Bets (pic: NYS Fair)

The NY State Fairgrounds is one place to be this weekend, but there are more events all around Central NY--take a look at our Best Bets for family fun:

***Winter Fair '19
indoor rides, food, entertainment
State Fair Expo Center
Friday 3-11, Saturday 10am-11pm, Sunday noon-8pm
$6 adults, $4 seniors/teens (cash only!)

***Motorcycle Showcase & Swap
State Fair Center of Progress
Saturday 11am-6pm, Sunday 11am-4pm
Adults $15 Saturday, $12 Sunday, 16/under FREE both days

***Great Eastern Whiteout Vintage/Classic Snowmobiles
Displays, racing, swap meet
Fulton War Memorial (outside, behind the building)
Saturday 8am -5pm, Sunday 9am - 5pm
$10 admission

***Ithaca Chili Cook-Off
Chili & Brew tasting, Beard & Moustache competion, more!
Ithaca Commons, 171 East State St
Saturday 11:30am-4pm
$5 for 5 tastes

***Firefighter Winter Games
Saturday: Greek Peak 7:45am-4pm
Sunday: SUNY Cortland Park Center Ice Arena 7am-1pm (Awards at end)

***Cross Country Tourathon
ski racing, 50K is the longest
Lacona: Winona State Forest
Saturday 8am - noon

***Syracuse Auto Expo
Oncenter Complex (War Memorial & Convention Center)
Fri 4 - 9pm, Sat noon-9pm, Sun noon-5pm

***Home Show
140+ exhibitors, Home improvement Products & Services
Verona: Turning Stone Casino
Friday: 1pm-7pm, Saturday 10am-7pm, Sunday 10am-5pm
Adults $10, Seniors/Military/First Responders $9, 16/under free

***Vietnamese Community Lunar New Year Celebration
food, entertainment, fashion show
CNY Regional Market F Shed (Park St)
Sunday 1-7pm, free admission

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