Weekend's Best Bets, December 22-24, 2017

Skating under the Clinton Square tree is a holiday tradition. The rink is open every day, and it's one of our Best Bets

It's the weekend before Christmas, with lots of holiday-themed activities. Here are OUR Best Bets:

***Skating under the Tree
Syracuse: Clinton Square
Friday 11am-8:30pm
Saturday 10am-8:30pm
Christmas Eve (Sunday) 11am-8pm
Christmas Day noon-8pm
call ahead to check ice conditions: (315) 423-0129

***Horsedrawn rides
Fabius: Highland Forest Skyline Lodge
Saturday thru New Year's Eve 11am-3:30pm
NOT Christmas Day
Adults $6, 5/under $3
(smaller sleighs also available for rental)

***Dickens' Christmas
Skaneateles village shopping area
Saturday noon-4pm, Sunday noon-2:30
FREE street theatre

***Lights on the Lake
Onondaga Lake Park 2-mile drive through
Nightly 5 - 10pm, until January 7

***Gingerbread Gallery
(see & smell houses and more)
Syracuse: Erie Canal Museum
(behind/north of the State Office Building)
Daily 10am-5pm
(closing early Christmas Eve, closed Christmas Day)
& if you'd like to enter next year, Gingerbread making workshops
Thursday Dec 28, 11am or 1pm $12 non members

***Last-minute holiday sales
Art Association of Oswego
Oswego Civic Plaza
Saturday or Sunday, 10am - 4pm

***"Stars of Winter" Planetarium Show
SUNY Oswego Shineman Center, Room 223
Sundays 7pm, also Fri Dec 29
Free! for 4 year olds & older
17 and unders must be accompanied by an adult

To get your event listed, email us at, at least one full week in advance.

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