Weekend's Best Bets, November 3 - 5, 2017

Syracuse's Zoo animals get their Halloween leftovers on to watch how they handle their treats! It's one of our Best Bets this weekend

Here are YOUR Best Bets for fun this weekend:

***CNY Veterans Parade & Expo
Honor our servicemen, and learn something, too!
State Fairgrounds
Expo 9am-noon, Center of Progress
Parade (90 minutes!) at Noon
(Breakfast, 8:30-11am--Clear Path benefit)
all free except breakfast (tickets at website)

***Model Train Fair
State Fairgrounds, Dairy Cattle Building
Saturday & Sunday 10am=5pm

***Squishing of the Squash
Animals get Halloween 'leftovers'
Syracuse Zoo at Burnet Park
Saturday 10am-3pm
(Check website for which animals, when)
Free with Zoo admission

***Teddy Bear Clinic
bring your stuffed toys for 'checkups' or fixing
Syracuse Zoo at Burnet Park
Free with Zoo admission
Sunday 10am-2pm

***Highland Forest Fall Open House
Horsedrawn Wagon Rides ($3)
Preview of fall/winter events, outdoor groups expo
& free refreshments
Saturday 11am - 2pm

***Syracuse Auto Expo
Syracuse Oncenter Complex
Friday 4-9pm, Saturday Noon-9pm, Sunday 9am-5pm
floor plan:

***Jingle Bell Run
(dress 'seasonally if you run/walk the 5K!)
Arthritis Benefit
Liverpool: Long Branch Park
in person registration Saturday 9am $40
start 10am

***Daylight Saving Time ends, Sunday 2am
Fall back, set clocks & other devices back 1 hour
ENJOY an extra hour's sleep!

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