Weekend's Best Bets, July 28-30, 2017

Syracuse's Columbus Circle area will host the Downtown Arts & Crafts Festival this weekend, one of our Best Bets (pic: Downtown Committee of Syracuse)

Lots of festivals and other free events, too! Check our Best Bets:

***Syracuse Downtown Arts & Crafts Festival
Columbus Circle & Beyond
Friday 10-6, Saturday & Sunday 10-5
free to attend, lots of related events

***Syracuse Cathedral Tours
(check the renovation progress)
Columbus Circle
Friday noon-6pm, Saturday noon-5pm

***Stage of Nations ECOFest
Native American Celebration
Syracuse: Hanover Square
Friday 5-10pm, Saturday noon-10pm

***Northeast Jazz & Wine Festival
Clinton Square
Friday 5-11pm, Saturday noon-11pm
(Friday includes Symphoria at 7pm)

***Oswego Harborfest
Several venues around the city
Thursday 5-7pm, Friday & Saturday 11am-12am
Sunday 11am-7pm
(Strates Shows rides already underway)
Grucci Fireworks Saturday 9:30pm
free! for complete schedule

***Antique & Classic Boat Show
Skaneateles Clift Park
Friday 3-7, Saturday 9-7, Sunday 8-3
free to look

***Second Chance Shelter Open House & BBQ
Vendors, music, adoption options and more
Jamesville: Seneca Turnpike at the Penitentiary
Saturday 10am-2pm

***BBQ Competition (to fight Breast Cancer)
Liverpool Long Branch Park
Saturday 9am-6pm

***Vettes at the Beach
Sylvan Beach Village Park
Sunday 9am - 4pm
free to look

***Philanthropic Foodies
15 tasting stations & Party to benefit local charities
Syracuse Zoo at Burnet Park
Sunday 4:30-8pm

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

See all our events listings on our website calendar:

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