Weekend's Best Bets, November 17-19, 2017

Lights on the Lake is open nightly...the Onondaga Lake Park holiday spectacular is one of our Best Bets

It's the weekend before Thanksgiving, with lots going on for families. Here are our Best Bets:

***Lights on the Lake
2 mile holiday-themed drive-thru
Onondaga Lake Park (enter by Visitors' Center, exit at Long Branch)
Nightly 5 - 10pm
Per car fees: M-TH &10, F-S $15, check website for 'deals'

***Cirque du Soleil 'Varekai'
Syracuse: Onondaga County War Memorial
Friday or Saturday 7:30pm, Sunday 1:30 or 5pm

***Northeast Racing Products Show
Auto & auto parts auctions, vendors
State Fairgrounds Center of Progress
Friday 11am-8pm Saturday 10am-8pm
$12 at the door, $20 for the weekend

***Holly & Ivy Bed and Breakfast Tours
5 Victorian Bed and Breakfasts open
Skaneuateles Garden Club fundraiser
tickets at First Presbyterian, Skaneateles
Friday 4-8pm, Saturday 11am-4pm

***Colonial Crafting Demonstrations
Brewerton: Fort Brewerton & Blockhouse Museum (rte 11)
Saturday 10am-4pm
free, donations appreciated

***Strathmore's Artisans & Crafts Sale
Syracuse: Most Holy Rosary Church, Bellevue Ave
Saturday 10am-5pm
Sunday 10am-3pm

***Turkey giveaway!
Syracuse: River of Life Church
750 James Street (near Lodi St)
Saturday starting 9am

***Coin & Currency Show
Liverpool: Maplewood Inn, 7th North St
Sunday 10am - 3pm

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