Weekend's Best Bets, November 9 - 11, 2018

The Veterans' Day Parade and Expo is one of many FREE events in Central NY this weekend.

Friday Night Football at the Dome may start the weekend, but there's a lot more. Check out OUR Best Bets for things to do in Central NY this weekend:

***CNY Veterans Expo & Parade
State Fairgrounds, on Saturday
>Expo: 9am-2pm
>Parade at Noon
both free, free parking
>Breakfast, by Valley Legion 8:30am-2pm
Veterans eat FREE, other adults $8, kids $4

***Junior League Holiday Shoppes
State Fair Horticulture Building
Friday 10am-7pm, Saturday 10-6, Sunday noon-5pm
$8 at the door

Animal competitions, & Product vendors
State Fair Expo Center
Friday 8am-5:30pm, Saturday & Sunday 8am-5pm
Free to look

***Model Railroad Show
large working displays in several gauges, vendors
Fulton War Memorial
Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday 10am-4pm
Adults $4, Kids 6-12 $2

***Holiday Open Houses
Oswego businesses
Saturday 9-5, Sunday 1-5pm

***Build 'em & Bust 'em Bridge Competition
4th-12th graders build balsa wood bridges, which are strength-tested
Syracuse: Museum of Science & Technology (MOST)
Saturday 8am-1pm

***End of WW I Centennial observances
Onondaga County War Memorial
Sunday 10-11am
Free, open to the public

***Community-wide bell ringing
& ceremonies at commemorative statues
marking the 100th anniversary of WW I's end
Sunday 11am (around CNY)

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