Weekend's Best Bets, Nov 24-26, 2017

The Dickens' Christmas street actors are back in Skaneateles starting on Friday--it's one of our Best Bets for this Thanksgiving Weekend! Enjoy!

It's the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, with lots to do--here are OUR Best Bets:

***Dickens' Christmas street theater
Village of Skaneateles shopping area
Friday noon: opening parade
Saturdays & Sundays Noon - 4pm til Christmas Eve
free to look/interact

***Thanksgiving Antiques Show
State Fair Center of Progress
Saturday 9-5, Sunday, 10am-5pm
$7 admission,

***Night Market
local artists & small businesses
Syracuse SKY Armory
Saturday 3 - 10pm

***Gingerbread Gallery
Syracuse Erie Canal Museum
Erie Blvd East (behind State Office Bldg)
Friday night open til 9pm
Daily 10am-5pm until January (closed holidays)

***Winter Wonderland Holiday Window Displays
28 downtown Syracuse businesses
self guided map:
also link to vote on your favorites
Friday until New Year's Day

***Clinton Square Ice Skating
Syracuse rink opens Friday 11am-4:30pm, 8:30-9:30pm
open daily, check website:

***Baldwinsville's Tree Lighting
day-long activities in the village, Saturday:
Free movie 2pm, Library
Vendors & entertainment 4:30-5:30pm
Parade of Lights starts 5:30, Smokey Hollow Plaza
Tree lighting, 7pm Baldwin Canal Square
& after party with Santa til 8pm (events)

***Second Chance Rescue
Open House & reduced fee adoptions
Jamesville Penitentiary, Seneca Turnpike
Saturday & Sunday 10am-2pm

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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