Weekend's Best Bets, July 21, 2018

Replicas of the Columbus ships, Nina & Pinta are in Oswego for this weekend's Festival of Ships. One of many events on our Weekend's Best Bets (pic courtesy The Columbus Foundation)

So much is going on around Central NY. Have some FUN this weekend!

***Oswego Festival of Ships
Tour Replicas of Christopher Columbus ships Nina, Pinta
more ships, more entertainment
H Lee White Maritime Museum
Oswego: West First Street
Friday, Saturday, Sunday 10am-6pm
$10 adults, less for kids, seniors & veterans

***Erie Canal Bicentennial Festival
Re-enactment of 'First Dig' of Clinton's Ditch
Music, Food Truck Rodeo, Fireworks
Rome: Bellamy Harbor Park (at Canal Terminal Bldg)
Saturday 10am-10pm

***St. Patrick's Irish Festival
Tipperary Hill
Syracuse: 216 North Lowell Ave
Friday 5-11pm, Saturday Noon-11pm
Free, Free parking

***Onondaga Cup Lakefest
Rowing, Kayaking & Paddleboard competition
Live Music, Food (including a clambake)
Onondaga Lake Park (Willow Bay)
Saturday 11am-7pm, Sunday 11am-5pm
Free, $5 parking

***Empire Brewfest & Empire Winefest
State Fairgrounds, Chevy Court
Saturday 2 - 8pm
Tickets depend on level of participation!

***Finger Lakes Cheese Festival
Sunset View Creamery
Odessa: County Rte 14
Saturday 10am-5pm

***MacKenzie Childs Barn Sale
Aurora: 3260 State Rte 90
Thursday - Sunday, 8am-6pm (scroll to 'upcoming events)

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