2024 New York Festival Guide

Your festival event guide for Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse, the Finger Lakes, Ithaca and all of Western New York State.

Welcome to Western New York State’s most comprehensive festival guide where you can find all of the music festivals, food festivals, cultural festivals, art festivals, historical festivals, wine and beer festivals and more in such cities as Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse, Elmira, Ithaca, the Finger Lakes area and everywhere in-between in Western New York.

This guide does NOT include county/animal fairs, conventions/expos or events lacking the 3 essentials of a festival (food, vendors and entertainment). Feel free to contact me if you have a question about your event.

Here are the counties that the Western New York State Festival Schedule reflects:

COUNTIES:

Allegany, Broome, Cattaraugus, Cayuga, Chautauqua, Chemung, Cortland, Erie, Genesee, Jefferson, Livingston, Monroe, Niagara, Onondaga, Ontario, Orleans, Oswego, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Tioga, Tompkins, Wayne, Wyoming, Yates

Also, please check dates and festival websites in links provided as time approaches, especially for any listings where there is an * (asterisk) next to the date. This means that the date is unconfirmed.

If there is a festival you do not see but would like listed, please Contact Me and let me know about it, especially smaller festivals that don’t have the advertising.

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FEBRUARY

MARCH

3/1 – The Art of Beer – Niagara Falls
3/1-3/3 – Brave Brews Fest – Auburn
3/2 – Downtown Chili Cook-Off – Ithaca
3/2 – NY Ice Wine and Culinary Festival – Fairport

3/8 – Burt Fest – Buffalo
3/9 – Rochester Wine and Chocolate Festival – Rochester

3/14 – Mac and Cheese Fest – Binghamton
3/15 – St. Patrick’s Day Celebration – Niagara Falls
3/15-3/17 – North Country Goes Green Irish Festival – Watertown
3/15-3/17 – Maple Sugar Festival I – Mumford

3/22-3/24 – Maple Sugar Festival II – Mumford
3/23 – Rail Rider Jamboree Music Fest – Ellicottville
3/23 – Binghampton on Tap – Binghampton
3/23 – Buffalo Chocolate, Wine and Whiskey Festival – Buffalo

APRIL

4/3-4/7 – Geneva Jazz Fest – Geneva
4/5-4/7 – Solar Spectacle Three-Day Festival – Mumford
4/6 – Syracuse Wine Festival – Syracuse
4/6 – The Festival of the Passing of the Ice Dragon – Batavia
4/6* – Kegs, Barrels and Crafts – Buffalo
4/6 – International Taste Festival – Syracuse
4/6-4/7 – Andover Lions Club Maple Festival – Andover
4/6-4/8 – Caledonia’s Totally Solar Celebration – Caledonia
4/6-4/8 – Roc the Eclipse Festival – Rochester
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4/7-4/8 – Total Solar Eclipse Celebration at The Heron – Sherman
4/7-4/8 – Fly-by Night: Eclipse Watch Party – Jamestown
4/8* – Dyngus Day – Buffalo
4/8 – Solar Eclipse at Terminal B – Buffalo
4/8 – The EAclipse Festival – East Aurora
4/8 – Solar Eclipse Watch Party at Fenton History Center – Jamestown
4/8 – Total Eclipse of The Port at SUNY Brockport – Brockport
4/8 – Solar Harvest: A Farm Eclipse Experience – Rochester
4/8 – Old Forge Total Solar Eclipse Celebration – Old Forge
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4/8 – Total Eclipse of the Park – Watertown
4/8 – Solarpalooza – Rochester
4/8 – North Tonawanda Blackout Bash – North Tonawanda
4/8 – Total Solar Eclipse Festival at Springdale Farm – Spencerport
4/8 – Total (Eclipse) Tailgate Party – Palmyra
4/8 – Total Eclipse Event at Transit Drive-In – Lockport
4/8 – Total Eclipse of the Park at NBT Bank Stadium – Syracuse
4/8 – Total Eclipse ROCs the Market – Rochester
4/8 – Eclipse Viewing Party at 21 Brix Winery – Portland
4/8 – Eclipse Party at Beaver Lake Nature Center – Baldwinsville
4/8 – 20 Deep Winery Solar Eclipse Viewing Party – Honeoye Falls

4/12* – WEDIfest – Buffalo
4/13 – CollaBEERation Fest – Buffalo
4/13-4/14 – CNY Maple Festival – Marathon

4/18* – Food and Wine Fest – Binghamton
4/19* – Buffalo RiverWorks Thawfest – Buffalo
4/20 – Buffalo Blues and Roots Festival – Buffalo

4/27* – Cabin Fever Beer and Wine Festival – Colden
4/27* – Candor Daffodil Festival – Candor
4/27-4/28* – WNY Maple Festival – Franklinville
4/27-4/28 – Cayuga Lake Wine and Herb Weekend I – Various Locations
4/27-4/28 – Buffalo Cherry Blossom Festival – Buffalo
4/28* – Old Fashion Day at Honey Locust Farm – Caledonia

MAY

5/3* – ZooBrew I – Rochester
5/3-5/4* – Livingston County Fairgrounds Restoration Celebration – Caledonia
5/4* – ONC Crawfish Festival – Syracuse
5/4* – Bikes, Blues and BBQ – Akron
5/4* – Winona Creek’s May Faire – Lacona
5/4* – Buffalo Club of the Deaf’s Spring Festival – Buffalo
5/4-5/5 – Cayuga Lake Wine and Herb Weekend II – Various Locations

5/9-5/11* – Holland Tulip Festival – Holland
5/10* – New York State British Real Ale Festival – Rock Stream
5/10-5/12* – Rochester Lilac Festival I – Rochester
5/11* – Food Truck Battle – Syracuse

5/13-5/19* – Rochester Lilac Festival II – Rochester
5/13-5/19* – Dansville Dogwood Festival – Dansville
5/16-5/19* – Williamson Apple Blossom Festival – Williamson
5/17-5/18 – Clymer Tulip Festival – Clymer
5/18 – Rails and Ales I – Rush
5/18* – Buffalo Porchfest – Buffalo
5/18* – Boom Days – Buffalo
5/18* – Full Circle Fest – East Aurora
5/18 – Finger Lakes Celtic Games and Festival – Farmington
5/18* – Wing A Ding Ding Festival/Mac and Cheese Festival – Buffalo
5/18-5/19* – Civil War Living History Weekend – Mumford
5/18-5/19 – Tree Peony Festival of Flowers I – Linwood
5/19 – Apple Blossom Festival – Newfane
5/19* – Asian American Heritage Festival – Amherst

5/23-5/27 – Sterling Stage Folkfest – Sterling
5/24-5/26 – GlassFest – Corning
5/24-5/26* – Celebrate Commemorate Memorial Day – Waterloo
5/25* – Wildflower Festival – Hornell
5/25* – Fillmore FunFest – Fillmore
5/25 – North Syracuse Family Festival – North Syracuse
5/25-5/26 – Totally Buffalo Festival – Buffalo
5/25-5/26 – Tree Peony Festival of Flowers II – Linwood
5/25-5/27* – NYPOWER Rocket Festival – Geneseo
5/26* – Maifest – East Aurora

5/30-6/1* – Minoa Fire Department Field Days – Minoa
5/30-6/1 – Mendon Carnival – Mendon
5/30-6/2 – Ithaca Festival – Ithaca
5/30-6/2* – Annunciation Rochester Greek Festival – Rochester
5/30-6/2* – Grecian Festival – Vestal
5/31* – June StrOlean – Olean
5/31* – History on Tap – Mumford
5/31-6/1* – Taste of Syracuse – Syracuse
5/31-6/2* – Erin Wood Festival – Erin
5/31-6/2* – General Brown Weekend – Brownville
5/31-6/2* – Buffalo Greek Fest – Buffalo

JUNE

6/1* – Hamburg Music Festival – Hamburg
6/1* – Clarence Bark in the Park – Clarence
6/1* – Holley JuneFest – Holley
6/1* – Square Fair – Rochester
6/1 – New York State Yoga Festival at Letchworth State Park – Mt. Morris
6/1 – The Roycroft Campus Art Founder’s Day – East Aurora
6/1* – Steuben County Dairy Festival – Bath
6/1-6/2 – Fairport Canal Days – Fairport
6/1-6/2 – Tree Peony Festival of Flowers III – Linwood
6/2 – Buffalo Pride Festival – Buffalo

6/5-6/8* – Celoron Rib Fest and Classic Car Show – Celoron
6/6-6/7* – Canisteo Sesquicentennial Celebration – Canisteo
6/6-6/8 – Thousand Island Bluegrass Festival – Clayton
6/6-6/9* – St. Sophia’s Greek Cultural Festival – Syracuse
6/6-6/9 – Upstate Research Rocketry Festival (URRF) – Penn Yan
6/7* – GLOW OUT Pride Parade and Festival – Batavia
6/7-6/8 – Seneca River Days – Baldwinsville
6/7-6/8* – Nada Regatta Music Festival (formerly Great Valley Regatta) – Great Valley
6/7-6/8* – Interlaken’s Olde Home Day Festival – Interlaken
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6/7-6/8* – Albion Strawberry Festival – Albion
6/7-6/9* – The Family Hoedown – Hannibal
6/7-6/9* – Syracuse Polish Festival – Syracuse
6/7-6/9* – St. Anthony Italian Feast Days – Endicott
6/7-6/9* – Merritt Estate Winery Strawberry Festival – Forestville
6/8* – Jamestown Pride – Jamestown
6/8 – Pride Palooza – Binghamton
6/8 – Dryden Dairy Day – Dryden
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6/8* – Manlius Street Festival – East Syracuse
6/8 – Rochester Real Beer Expo – Rochester
6/8* – East Aurora Music Fest – East Aurora
6/8 – Trumansburg Porchfest – Trumansburg
6/8* – Bergen Park Festival – Bergen
6/8-6/9 – Keuka Arts Festival – Penn Yan
6/8-6/9 – Allentown Art Festival – Buffalo
6/8-6/9* – St. Anthony’s Festival – Cortland
6/9* – German Blossom Festival – Lima

6/13-6/15 – New York State Blues Festival – Syracuse
6/13-6/15 – Shortsville Fireman’s Carnival – Shortsville
6/13-6/15 – Owego Strawberry Festival – Owego
6/14 – Wine, Craft Beverage and Arts Festival – Newark
6/14*- ZooBrew II – Rochester
6/14-6/15 – Yassou Festival – Jamestown
6/14-6/15* – Syracuse Juneteenth – Syracuse
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6/14-6/16* – The Macedonian Ethnic Festival – West Henrietta
6/14-6/16 – Kenmore Days – Kenmore
6/15* – Festival Italia – Fredonia
6/15* – Dragons and Fairies Fest – Jamestown
6/15* – Cuba Dairy Days – Cuba
6/15* – Elmira Juneteenth Celebration – Elmira
6/15* – Sunset Bay Rock Fest – Irving
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6/15* – Sacred Heart Ukrainian Festival – Johnson City
6/15* – NACC Juneteenth Art Festival – Niagara Falls
6/15* – Basecamp Festival – Music, Craft Beer and Adventure – Swain
6/15* – Juneteenth Celebration – Ithaca
6/15* – Oliver Street Pride Fest – North Tonawanda
6/15* – The Strawberry Moon Festival – Lewiston
6/15* – Red, White and Brews – Clarence
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6/15 – Ovid Strawberry Festival and Craft Fair – Ovid
6/15 – Waterfront Festival and Cardboard Boat Regatta – Watkins Glen
6/15-6/16 – Lewiston GardenFest – Lewiston
6/15-6/16 – Buffalo Juneteenth Festival – Buffalo
6/15-6/16 – Western New York Pottery Festival – Avon
6/16* – Constable Hall Father’s Day Event – Constableville

6/17* – Greece Historical Society’s Strawberry and Dessert Tasting Festival – Rochester
6/17-6/23* – Pioneer Oil Days – Bolivar
6/20-6/22* – West Seneca Community Days – West Seneca
6/21 – Taste of Country Buffalo – Buffalo
6/21-6/22 – Ithaca Reggae Festival – Ithaca
6/21-6/23 – Rochester International Jazz Festival I – Rochester
6/21-6/23* – Estival Festival – Caneadea
6/21-6/23* – NY Faerie Fest – Harpursville/Ouaquaga
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6/21-6/23 – Thousand Islands River Run Motorcycle Rally – Alexandria Bay
6/21-6/23* – Chaffee-Sardinia Fire Company Carnival – Chaffee
6/21-6/23* – 1000 Islands River Pride – Clayton
6/22* – Chil-E Fest – Chili
6/22 – Central New York Pride – Syracuse
6/22* – Sunset Bay Country Jamboree – Buffalo
6/22* – Taste of Diversity – Buffalo
6/22* – St. John’s Episcopal Strawberry Fest – Youngstown
Weekend continues below…

6/22* – Wild Brews I – West Falls
6/22* – New York State Craft Brewers Festival – Buffalo
6/22* – Drafts with Giraffes – Harpursville
6/22-6/23 – Genesee Country Village and Museum’s Celtic Faire – Mumford
6/22-6/23* – Lockport Outdoor Arts and Crafts Festival – Lockport
6/22-6/23* – Buffalo Artisans and Flea – Buffalo
6/23* – Elmwood Summerfest – Buffalo
6/23 – Kenmore Porchfest – Kenmore

6/24-6/29 – Rochester International Jazz Festival II – Rochester
6/27-7/2* – Candor July 4th Celebration – Candor
6/28-6/30* – 4th of July Carnival at The Great Pumpkin Farm – Clarence
6/28-6/30* – Seneca Falls Canal Fest – Seneca Falls
6/29 – South Buffalo Porchfest – Buffalo
6/29* – Cherry Creek’s Independence Day Celebration – Cherry Creek
6/29* – Lavender Festival – Angelica
6/29 – Strawberry Moon Festival at Artpark – Lewiston
6/29* – Batavia Ramble Music and Arts Festival – Batavia
6/29-6/30 – The Roycroft Campus Art and Antique Show – East Aurora
6/29-7/1* – The Siege of Fort Niagara – Youngstown
6/30-7/2* – Lancaster Independence Days – Lancaster

JULY

7/4* – Irondequoit Fourth of July Festival – Irondequoit
7/4* – Lyndonville Fourth of July Celebration – Lyndonville
7/4* – Chautauqua County July 4th Celebration – Mayville
7/4* – Andover 4th of July Celebration – Andover
7/4 – Orchard Park 4th of July Celebration – Orchard Park
7/4-7/5* – Hammondsport Fireman’s Carnival – Hammondsport
7/4-7/7* – Busy Bird Bluegrass Festival – Berkshire
7/5* – Bonafest – Allegany
7/5-7/7 – Ellicottville Summer Music Festival – Ellicottville
Weekend continues below…

7/5-7/7 – The Great Blue Heron Music Festival – Sherman
7/5-7/7* – July Fest – Binghamton
7/5-7/7* – Pirates Festival at Krull Park – Olcott
7/5-7/7* – Macedonian Festival – Blasdell
7/6 – Buffalo Water Lantern Festival – Buffalo
7/6 – Country Music Wine and Beer Festival – Chenango Forks
7/6 – Perry Chalk Art Festival – Perry
7/6-7/7 – NY Lavender Festival I – Red Creek
7/6-7/7 – Sterling Renaissance Festival I – Sterling

7/10-7/13 – Hilton Fire Department Carnival – Hilton
7/11-7/13* – Kendall Carnival – Kendall
7/11-7/14* – Skydive the Falls Fest – Youngstown
7/11-7/14* – St. Elias Middle Eastern Festival – Syracuse
7/12* – ZooBrew III – Rochester
7/12-7/13 – Geneseo Rotary Summer Festival – Geneseo
7/12-7/13* – Warsaw Valley Fest – Warsaw
7/12-7/13* – Clarence HollowFest – Clarence
7/12-7/13* – St. Patrick’s Irish Festival – Syracuse
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7/12-7/13* – BriteVibes Beer and Music Festival – Pompey
7/12-7/13* – Cobblestone Live Music and Arts Festival – Buffalo
7/12-7/14* – Lyons Peppermint Days – Lyons
7/12-7/14 – Cape Vincent French Festival – Cape Vincent
7/12-7/14 – Queen of Heaven Carnival – West Seneca
7/12-7/14* – Canandaigua Art & Music Festival – Canandaigua
7/12-7/14* – Galbani Italian Heritage Festival – Buffalo
7/13* – Fairy House Festival – Lewiston
7/13* – Hamburg BurgerFest – Hamburg
7/13* – Holiday in Homer – Homer
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7/13* – St. John’s Festival – Olean
7/13* – St. John’s Ukrainian Days Weekend Festival – Johnson City
7/13* – Buffalo Taco, Beer, Tequila Festival – Buffalo
7/13 – ROC Pride Festival – Rochester
7/13* – ZugFest – Geneva
7/13-7/14 – Taste of Buffalo – Buffalo
7/13-7/14 – Corn Hill Arts Festival – Rochester
7/13-7/14 – NY Lavender Festival II – Red Creek
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7/13-7/14 – Oatka Festival – LeRoy
7/13-7/14* – Scandinavian Folk Festival – Jamestown
7/13-7/14* – Elmira Street Painting Festival – Elmira
7/13-7/14 – Sterling Renaissance Festival II – Sterling
7/14 – Cars in the Park – Owego
7/14* – Waldfest – East Aurora
7/14* – Steel Rail Revival – Fairport
7/14 – Canal Fest of the Tonawandas I – Tonawanda/North Tonawanda

7/15-7/21 – Canal Fest of the Tonawandas II – Tonawanda/North Tonawanda
7/16* – Taste of Wayne County – Newark
7/16-7/19 – Old Home Days – Williamsville
7/18-7/20* – Skaneateles Curbside Festival – Skaneateles
7/18-7/20 – Rock n Roll Camp Music Festival – Springville
7/18-7/20* – Whirly Bird Music Festival – Jamestown
7/18-7/21 – Finger Lakes GrassRoots Festival of Music and Dance – Trumansburg
7/19-7/20* – Walworth Festival in the Park – Walworth
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7/19-7/21 – Great Wellsville Balloon Rally – Wellsville
7/19-7/21* – Salt and Light Festival – Gasport
7/19-7/21* – Puchos Grease Pole Festival – Buffalo
7/20 – Town of Porter Summerfest – Youngstown
7/20* – Onofest – Onoville
7/20* – St. James Italian Festival – Jamestown
7/20* – 42 North Brewing’s HillTap Festival – Ellicottville
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7/20-7/21 – Can-Am Festival – Sackets Harbor
7/20-7/21* – Indigenous Music and Arts Festival – Victor
7/20-7/21 – Sterling Renaissance Festival III – Sterling
7/20-7/21* – Arts at the Garden – Canandaigua
7/20-7/21* – Sanborn and Lewiston Farm Museum Festival – Sanborn
7/21* – Masten Jazz Festival I – Buffalo
7/21* – BanglaFest – Williamsville

7/24 – Taste of Orchard Park (Quaker Days) – Orchard Park
7/24-7/27 – Jamboree in the Woods – Springville
7/25-7/27* – St. Francis and St. Clare Summer Festival – Waterloo
7/25-7/28 – Brantling Bluegrass Festival – Sodus
7/25-7/28 – Oswego Harborfest – Oswego
7/26-7/27* – St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Festival – Syracuse
7/26-7/27 – YWCA Arts and Crafts Festival – Westfield
7/26-7/27* – Newfield Old Home Days – Newfield
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7/26-7/27* – Northeast Jazz and Wine Festival – Syracuse
7/26-7/28 – Finger Lakes Wine Festival – Watkins Glen
7/26-7/28 – Ellicottville Jazz and Blues Weekend – Ellicottville
7/26-7/28 – Buffalo Irish Festival – Buffalo
7/26-7/28* – Pilgrim Family Fest – Buffalo
7/26-7/28 – Syracuse Arts and Crafts Festival – Syracuse
7/26-7/28* – Cheektowaga Polish-American Arts Festival – Cheektowaga
7/27* – iMatter Festival – Horseheads
7/27 – Smoke in the Valley – Canisteo
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7/27* – Buffalo Metal Festival – Niagara Falls
7/27* – Springville Fiddlers Green Country and Bluegrass Festival – Springville
7/27* – Newark Valley Summerfest – Newark Valley
7/27-7/28 – Wild America Nature Festival – Panama
7/27-7/28 – Waterfront Art Festival – Webster
7/27-7/28 – Spencerport Canal Days – Spencerport
7/27-7/28* – Saint Stephen Serbfest – Lackawanna
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7/27-7/28* – Chalkfest Buffalo – Buffalo
7/27-7/28 – Glen Park Art Festival – Williamsville
7/27-7/28 – Sterling Renaissance Festival IV – Sterling
7/28* – Outlaw Music Festival – Darien
7/28* – Arts on the Water Festival – Derby
7/28* – Masten Jazz Festival II – Buffalo

7/29-7/31 – Kingdom Bound – Darien Center
7/31-8/3* – Spencer Picnic – Spencer

AUGUST

8/1-8/3* – Puerto Rican Festival of Rochester – Rochester
8/1-8/4 – Eden Corn Festival – Eden
8/1-8/4* – Holy Helpers Summerfest – West Seneca
8/1-8/4* – Lima Crossroads Festival – Lima
8/1-8/4* – Phelps Sauerkraut Weekend – Phelps
8/2* – Marilla Fire Company’s Carnival – Marilla
8/2-8/3* – Block Party (Lucille Ball Comedy Festival) – Jamestown
8/2-8/4 – Niagara Tattoo Expo – Niagara Falls
8/2-8/4 – St. George Macedonian Festival – Syracuse
8/2-8/4* – Spiediefest and Balloon Rally Expo– Binghamton
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8/3* – German-Polish Celebration – East Aurora
8/3* – Adams Cheddar Cheese Festival – Adams
8/3* – Lincoln Hill Farms BrewFest – Canandaigua
8/3* – Village Music Fest – Youngstown
8/3 – Fox Fest – Syracuse
8/3* – Wild Brews II – West Falls
8/3* – Oliver Street Art Festival – North Tonawanda
8/3* – Cayuga Waterfront Festival – Cayuga
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8/3* – Bark Bash – East Aurora
8/3* – Arts Off Main Festival (formerly Arts and Wine Festival) – Cortland
8/3* – Jack Craft Fair – Buffalo
8/3-8/4 – America’s Grape Country Craft Beverage Festival – Dunkirk
8/3-8/4* – Angelica Heritage Days – Angelica
8/3-8/4 – Sterling Renaissance Festival V – Sterling
8/4* – Asian Food and Cultural Festival – Buffalo
8/4* – Bill Knowlton’s Bluegrass Ramble Picnic – Preble

8/5 – Taste of Clarence and Cruise Night – Clarence
8/7-8/10* – Pageant of Steam – Canandaigua
8/7-8/10* – Fulton Jazz Festival – Fulton
8/9* – ZooBrew IV – Rochester
8/9-8/10* – FGAS German Fest – Spencerport
8/9-8/11* – Watkins Glen Italian American Festival – Watkins Glen
8/10* – Multi-Ethnic Garlic Festival – Binghamton
8/10 – Bath Craft, Wine and Brewfest – Bath
8/10*- Ferrario Elmira Jazz Festival – Elmira
8/10 – Rochester Water Lantern Festival – Webster
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8/10* – Avon Corn Festival – Avon
8/10* – Inner Harbor Taco and Margarita Festival – Syracuse
8/10* – Dragon Boat Race on Chautauqua Lake – Celoron
8/10* – Gates Summer Celebration – Rochester
8/10* – Central New York Scottish Games and Celtic Festival – Syracuse
8/10-8/11 – Taste of Ellicottville – Ellicottville
8/10-8/11 – Brockport Arts Festival – Brockport
8/10-8/11* – Black Culture Festival – Rochester
8/10-8/11 – Sterling Renaissance Festival VI – Sterling
8/10-8/11* – Lewiston Art Festival – Lewiston

8/15-8/17* – Hannibal Fire Company’s Field Days – Hannibal
8/15-8/18* – Rochester Ukrainian Festival – Rochester
8/16 – Flour City Brewers Fest – Rochester
8/16-8/17* – Pendleton Farm and Homes Days – Lockport
8/16-8/17 – Chenango Blues Festival – Norwich
8/16-8/18* – Big G Jam – Hannibal
8/17* – Festival Latinoamericano – Syracuse
8/17* – Hornell Irish Festival – Hornell
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8/17 – Festival at the Falls – Honeoye Falls
8/17 – Mayville Bluegrass Festival – Mayville
8/17* – Puerto Rican and Hispanic Day Parade Festival of WNY – Buffalo
8/17* – Sunset Bay Experience – Irving
8/17-8/18 – Sterling Renaissance Festival VII – Sterling
8/17-8/18* – Fiddlers’ Fair – Mumford
8/17-8/18* – Hammondsport Festival of Crafts – Hammondsport
8/18 – PorchFest Cortland – Cortland
8/18* – Griffis Sculpture Park Summer Festival – East Otto

8/22-8/24* – Groton Olde Home Days – Groton
8/22-8/24 – Pickin’ in the Pasture – Lodi
8/23* – GUSTO! Italian Festival – Endicott
8/23-8/24 – Lewiston Jazz Festival – Lewiston
8/23-8/24* – The Big Mean BBQ – Trumansburg
8/23-8/25* – Fredonia Farm Festival – Fredonia
8/23-8/25* – Egyptian Festival – North Tonawanda
8/23-8/25* – Western New York Bowhunting Festival – Swain
8/24 – Rochester Summer Soul Music Festival – Rochester
8/24* – Serling Fest – Binghamton
8/24* – Oliver Street End of Summer Bash – North Tonawanda
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8/24* – Buffalo’s Polka Festival – Akron
8/24* – Audubon Monarch Butterfly Festival – Jamestown
8/24* – Germanfest in Attica – Attica
8/24* – Bluesberry Music Festival – West Falls
8/24 – Brew York Festival – Watertown
8/24* – South Buffalo Irish Festival – Buffalo
8/25* – Binghamton Porchfest – Binghamton
8/25* – Wild Wing Festival – Delevan
8/25* – Ukrainian American Day – Buffalo
8/25* – Beau Fleuve Music and Arts Festival – Buffalo

8/30-8/31 – Prattsburgh Summer Festival – Prattsburgh
8/30-9/1* – Findley Lake Harvest Festival – Findley Lake
8/30-9/2* – Labor Day Fair – Clarence Center
8/30-9/2* – Tall Pines Farm Fest – Andover
8/30-9/2 – Blues in the Bay – Alexandria Bay
8/30-9/2* – Labor Day Weekend Street Festival on Old Falls Street – Niagara Falls
8/31* – Buffalo German Fest – Cheektowaga
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8/31* – Hop Harvest Festival – Mumford
8/31 – Better Off Read Summer Book Festival at Artpark – Lewiston
8/31* – Sunflower Legacy: A Festival of Lasting Love – Angelica
8/31-9/1 – National Buffalo Wing Festival – Buffalo
8/31-9/1* – Redfield Old Home Days – Redfield
8/31-9/1 – War of 1812 Grand Encampment – Youngstown
8/31-9/2* – Rushford Labor Day Festival – Rushford
8/31-9/2 – Oakfield Labor Daze – Oakfield

SEPTEMBER

9/1* – St. Rocco’s Italian Festival – Holley

9/5-9/7* – Lansing Community Celebration – Lansing
9/5-9/8 – Niagara County Peach Festival – Lewiston
9/5-9/8 – Gas and Steam Rally – Alexander
9/6* – ZooBrew V – Rochester
9/6 – Grand Prix Festival – Watkins Glen
9/6-9/7* – Red, White and Blues Festival – Fredonia
9/6-9/7* – Luma Festival – Binghamton
9/6-9/7 – Syracuse Irish Festival – Syracuse
9/7* – Newark Rotary Family Fest – Newark
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9/7* – Marion Fall Festival – Marion
9/7* – Elmira Irish Festival – Elmira
9/7* – Winona Creek’s Fall Festival and Hometown Chili Cook-Off – Lacona
9/7* – Festival in the Park – Minoa
9/7* – Farm Fest at Coyne Farms – Avon
9/7* – Central New York’s Tomato Fest – Auburn
9/7* – Oswego Pride Festival – Oswego
9/7* – Autumn in the Village – Livonia
9/7* – Music is Art Festival – Buffalo
9/7* – India Day Celebration – Vestal
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9/7-9/8 – Colden Festival – Colden
9/7-9/8* – Festival of the Arts – Orchard Park
9/7-9/8 – M&T Bank Clothesline Festival – Rochester
9/7-9/8 – Merritt Estate Winery Septemberfest – Forestville
9/7-9/8* – Colorscape Chenango Arts Festival – Norwich
9/7-9/8 – Lumberjack Festival – Macedon
9/7-9/8* – Golden Harvest Festival – Baldwinsville
9/8* – Mutt Strut – Newark
9/8* – KlezFest CNY – Syracuse
9/8* – Schlachtfest – East Aurora

9/10-9/15 – KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival I – Rochester
9/12-9/14* – Big Flats Community Days – Big Flats
9/13-9/14* – St. Patrick’s Fall Festival – Owego
9/13-9/14* – Oktoberfest at Webster Fireman’s Field – Webster
9/13-9/14* – Niagara Falls Blues Festival – Niagara Falls
9/13-9/15* – Bemus Point Fall Fest – Bemus Point
9/13-9/15 – Borderland Festival – East Aurora
9/13-9/15* – Market Street Harvest Festival – Corning
9/13-9/15* – The Fall Down – Hannibal
9/13-9/15* – Festival of Grapes – Silver Creek
9/13-9/15 – Ellicottville Rock N’ Roll Weekend – Ellicottville
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9/13-9/15* – Festa Italiana Syracuse – Syracuse
9/13-9/15* – Ithaca Peace Festival – Ithaca
9/14* – Fare and Ware Festival – Mount Morris
9/14* – Buffalo Cigar Festival – Orchard Park
9/14* – Sherman Music Festival – Sherman
9/14* – Blues on the Bridge – Binghamton
9/14* – Autumn Equinox Festival Pagan Pride Day – Geddes
9/14* – Clarence Center Fall Fest – Clarence Center
9/14* – Fayetteville Festival – Fayetteville
9/14* – Harmony Historical Society Folk Fair – Ashville
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9/14* – ON Farm Fest/Harvey Skeele Farm Fest – Onondaga County (Various Locations)
9/14* – Lincoln Hill Farms Oktoberfest – Canandaigua
9/14* – Taste of B’ville – Baldwinsville
9/14* – Fall Festival at Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve – Cheektowaga
9/14* – Wings and Wheels in Hammondsport – Hammondsport
9/14-9/15 – Palmyra Canaltown Days – Palmyra
9/14-9/15* – The Great Pumpkin Farm Festival Weekend I – Clarence
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9/14-9/15* – Native Nations Festival at Watson Homestead – Painted Post
9/14-9/15 – Niagara Celtic Heritage Festival – Lockport
9/14-9/15* – Canaseraga Fall Harvest Festival – Canaseraga
9/14-9/15* – Long Acre Farms Fall Festival Weekend I – Macedon
9/15* – Mexico Fall Festival – Mexico
9/15* – Purple Foot Festival – Fairport
9/15* – Celebrate Cascade – Penn Yan
9/15 – Oswego PorchFest – Oswego

9/16* – Foodlink’s Festival of Food – Rochester
9/16-9/21 – KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival II – Rochester
9/19-9/21 – Busti Gala Days – Busti
9/19-9/22* – Busti Apple Festival and Bicentennial Carnival – Busti
9/20-9/21* – No BS Brew Company Oktoberfest!! – Livonia
9/20-9/21* – Old First Ward Arts and Heritage Festival – Buffalo
9/20-9/22 – Jordan Fall Festival – Jordan
9/21* – KENtoberfest – Kenmore
9/21* – Syracuse Vegfest – Syracuse
9/21* – Hamburg Oktoberfest – Hamburg
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9/21* – Sweden Harvest Festival – Brockport
9/21* – #SYRFoodTrucks Foodie Fest – Syracuse
9/21* – Buffalo’s Pulaski Festival – Buffalo
9/21 – Endicott Apple Festival – Endicott
9/21* – City of Tonawanda Fall Fest – Tonawanda
9/21* – Cape Vincent Oktoberfest – Cape Vincent
9/21* – Rails and Ales II – Rush
9/21* – Lancaster Village Fall Festival – Lancaster
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9/21* – Harvest Festival at Tinker – Pittsford
9/21-9/22 – The Purple Painted Lady – Palmyra
9/21-9/22 – Cuba Garlic Festival – Cuba
9/21-9/22* – The Great Pumpkin Farm Festival Weekend II – Clarence
9/21-9/22* – Appleumpkin Festival – Wyoming
9/21-9/22* – Long Acre Farms Fall Festival Weekend II – Macedon
9/21-9/22* – Central Square Apple Festival – Central Square
9/22* – Ithaca Porchfest – Ithaca
9/22* – Meatball Street Brawl – Buffalo
9/22* – Apple Harvest Festival – Newfane

9/26-9/28* – Fairport Oktoberfest – Fairport
9/27* – TAP into the MOST – Syracuse
9/27-9/29* – Apple Harvest Festival – Ithaca
9/27-9/29* – Salamanca Seneca Falling Leaves Festival – Salamanca
9/28 – Sodus Harvest Fest – Sodus
9/28* – Oktoberfest on Old Falls Street – Niagara Falls
9/28* – Lyons PumpkinPalooza – Lyons
9/28* – Locktoberfest – Phoenix
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9/28* – Waverly Fall Fest – Waverly
9/28* – Fall Festival at Deer Haven Park – Romulus
9/28* – Harvest Festival at Hunt Country Vineyards – Branchport
9/28* – Kendall Community Scarecrow Festival – Kendall
9/28-9/29 – Naples Grape Festival – Naples
9/28-9/29 – The Lewiston Harvest and Hops Festival – Lewiston
9/28-9/29* – The Central New York Great Pumpkin Festival – Oswego
9/28-9/29* – Long Acre Farms Fall Festival Weekend III – Macedon
9/28-9/29* – The Great Pumpkin Farm Festival Weekend III – Clarence

OCTOBER

10/3-10/6 – Folkfaces Fest – Darien Center
10/4-10/5* – Lincoln Hill Farms HalloweenFest I – Canandaigua
10/4-10/6* – Candor Fall Festival – Candor
10/5* – Scream Fest – Hamlin
10/5* – Montour Falls Harvest Festival – Montour Falls
10/5* – Albion Fall Festival – Albion
10/5* – October StrOlean – Olean
10/5* – Hops and Swaps Brewfest – Cortland
10/5* – Oktoberfest at Treleaven Winery – King Ferry
10/5* – Local Arts Fall Festival – Watertown
10/5-10/6 – Hilton Apple Fest – Hilton
10/5-10/6 – The Roycroft Campus Fall Festival – East Aurora
10/5-10/6* – The Great Cortland Pumpkinfest – Cortland
10/5-10/6* – Newark Valley Historical Society Apple Festival – Newark Valley
10/5-10/6* – LaFayette Apple Festival – LaFayette
10/5-10/6* – Masterson’s Honey Harvest Festival – East Aurora
10/12-10/13 – Ellicottville Fall Festival – Ellicottville
10/5-10/6* – Long Acre Farms Fall Festival Weekend IV – Macedon
10/5-10/6* – The Great Pumpkin Farm Festival Weekend IV – Clarence
10/5-10/6* – Bristol Mountain Fall Festival – Canandaigua
10/5-10/6 – Agricultural Fair – Mumford
10/5-10/7* – Cohocton Fall Foliage Festival – Cohocton
10/5-10/7* – Letchworth Arts and Crafts Show – Perry

10/11-10/12* – Lincoln Hill Farms HalloweenFest II – Canandaigua
10/12* – Hornell’s Maple City Fall Festival – Hornell
10/12* – Selkirk Shores State Park Fall Festival – Pulaski
10/12* – Genesee Valley Hunt Races and Fall Festival – Geneseo
10/12* – West Portland Baptist Church Apple Butter Festival – Portland
10/12-10/13* – Peak’n Peak Fall Fest I – Clymer
10/12-10/13* – Long Acre Farms Fall Festival Weekend V – Macedon
10/12-10/13* – The Great Pumpkin Farm Festival Weekend V – Clarence
10/13* – Danby Harvest Fest – Danby

10/18-10/19* – Lincoln Hill Farms HalloweenFest III – Canandaigua
10/18-10/19* – Harvest Moon Festival and Tours – Fredonia
10/19* – Tap and Craft Festival – Niagara Falls
10/19* – Brooktondale Apple Festival – Brooktondale
10/19-10/20* – Peak’n Peak Fall Fest II – Clymer
10/19-10/20* – The Great Pumpkin Farm Festival Weekend VI – Clarence
10/19-10/20* – Long Acre Farms Fall Festival Weekend VI – Macedon

10/25-10/26* – Lincoln Hill Farms HalloweenFest IV – Canandaigua
10/25-10/26* – Finger Lakes Beer Festival – Watkins Glen
10/26* – Rockin Halloween Hauntfest – Akron
10/26-10/27* – Long Acre Farms Fall Festival Weekend VII – Macedon
10/26-10/27* – The Great Pumpkin Farm Festival Weekend VII – Clarence

10/31-11/3* – Christmas in the Country – Hamburg

NOVEMBER

11/1-11/2* – French Heritage Days at Old Fort Niagara – Youngstown
11/2* – Rochester Children’s Book Festival – Rochester

11/8-11/10* – Canandaigua Christkindl Market – Canandaigua
11/8-11/10* – Holiday Shoppes – Syracuse
11/9* – Holiday Valley Beer and Wine Festival – Ellicottville

11/11-11/17* – Wegman’s Lights on the Lake I – Liverpool
11/16* – Woodhull Winterfest – Woodhull
11/16* – Holiday Market at Genesee Country Village and Museum – Mumford

11/18-11/24 – Wegman’s Lights on the Lake II – Liverpool
11/22-11/24* – Fall Makers and Shakers: Boozy Artisan Market – Buffalo
11/22-11/24* – Dickens Christmas Festival I – Skaneateles
11/22-11/24* – Christkindlmarkt I – Buffalo
11/22-11/24* – Buffalo Holiday Market I – Buffalo
11/22-11/24* – Hamburg Holiday Market I – Hamburg
11/22-11/24* – The Fairgrounds Festival of Lights I – Hamburg
11/23* – Syracuse Wine and Chocolate Festival – Syracuse
11/23* – Jingle Falls USA: Live NF Makers Market – Niagara Falls
11/23* – Hornell for the Holidays – Hornell
11/23* – LiveNF Markers Market – Niagara Falls

11/25-12/1* – Wegman’s Lights on the Lake III – Liverpool
11/28-12/1* – Buffalo Holiday Market II – Buffalo
11/28-12/1* – Hamburg Holiday Market II – Hamburg
11/29-12/1* – Christkindlmarkt II – Buffalo
11/29-12/1* – Roc Holiday Village I – Rochester
11/29-12/1* – The Fairgrounds Festival of Lights II – Hamburg
11/30-12/1* – Dickens Christmas Festival II – Skaneateles

DECEMBER

12/2-12/8* – Wegman’s Lights on the Lake IV – Liverpool
12/4-12/8* – Roc Holiday Village II – Rochester
12/5-12/8* – Buffalo Holiday Market III – Buffalo
12/5-12/8* – “It’s a Wonderful Life” Festival – Seneca Falls
12/5-12/8* – Hamburg Holiday Market III – Hamburg
12/6* – Village Christmas – Watkins Glen
12/6* – Lights on the River – Owego
12/6-12/7* – Ice and Lights Festival I – Ithaca
12/6-12/7* – Christmas in Nunda – Nunda
12/6-12/8* – Christkindlmarkt III – Buffalo
12/6-12/8* – The Fairgrounds Festival of Lights III – Hamburg
12/7* – Ice and Lights Festival II – Ithaca
12/7* – Hometown Holiday – Albion
12/7* – The Festival of Slice – Niagara Falls
12/7* – Miracle on Main Street – Fredonia
12/7* – Sparkle – Corning
12/7* – Tully Craft Show – Tully
12/7* – StarShine: Christmas in the Village – Penn Yan
12/7* – Christmas in the Park in Avoca – Avoca
12/7* – Holiday DeLights Festival – Perry
12/7* – Christmas in Mexico, NY – Mexico
12/7* – Trumansburg Winterfest – Trumansburg
12/7-12/8* – Dickens Christmas Festival III – Skaneateles
12/8* – Holiday Beers and Cheers Festival – Lockport

12/9-12/15* – Wegman’s Lights on the Lake V – Liverpool
12/11-12/15* – Roc Holiday Village III – Rochester
12/12-12/15* – Buffalo Holiday Market IV – Buffalo
12/12-12/15* – Hamburg Holiday Market IV – Hamburg
12/13-12/15* – Christkindlmarkt IV – Buffalo
12/13-12/15* – The Fairgrounds Festival of Lights IV – Hamburg
12/14* – Press Bay Winter Artisan Market – Ithaca
12/14-12/15* – Dickens Christmas Festival IV – Skaneateles

12/16-12/22* (closed 12/24) – The Fairgrounds Festival of Lights V – Hamburg
12/16-12/22* – Wegman’s Lights on the Lake VI – Liverpool
12/17-12/21* – Buffalo Holiday Market V – Buffalo
12/17-12/21* – Hamburg Holiday Market V – Hamburg
12/18-12/22* (Closed 12/24) – Roc Holiday Village IV – Rochester
12/21-12/22* – Dickens Christmas Festival V – Skaneateles

12/23-12/29* – Wegman’s Lights on the Lake VII – Liverpool
12/23-12/29* – Buffalo Holiday Market VI – Buffalo
12/23-12/29* – Hamburg Holiday Market VI – Hamburg

12/30* – Buffalo Holiday Market VII – Buffalo
12/30* – Hamburg Holiday Market VII – Hamburg
12/30-12/31* – Wegman’s Lights on the Lake VIII – Liverpool

JANUARY (2025)

1/1-1/7 – Wegman’s Lights on the Lake VIII – Liverpool

1/6-1/10* – Wegman’s Lights on the Lake IX – Liverpool
1/10-1/11* – Buffalo On Tap – Buffalo
1/11* – Buffalo Wine Festival – Buffalo

1/16-1/19* – Tonawanda Winterfest – Tonawanda

1/25* – Mendon Ponds Park Winterfest – Mendon
1/25* – Barrel Jam Beer Fest – East Aurora

FEBRUARY

2/1* – Niagara Wine and Beer Festival – Lockport

2/14-2/15* – Buffalo Whiskey Riot – Buffalo
2/14-2/16* – Mayville Winter Festival – Mayville
2/16* – Brewer’s Invitational – Lockport

2/28* – The Art of Beer – Niagara Falls
2/28-3/2* – Brave Brews Fest – Auburn

MARCH

3/1* – Downtown Chili Cook-Off – Ithaca
3/1* – NY Ice Wine and Culinary Festival – Fairport

3/7 – Burt Fest – Buffalo
3/8* – Rochester Wine and Chocolate Festival – Rochester

3/13* – Mac and Cheese Fest – Binghamton
3/14* – St. Patrick’s Day Celebration – Niagara Falls
3/14-3/16* – North Country Goes Green Irish Festival – Watertown
3/14-3/16* – Maple Sugar Festival I – Mumford

3/21-3/23* – Maple Sugar Festival II – Mumford
3/22* – Rail Rider Jamboree Music Fest – Ellicottville
3/22* – Binghampton on Tap – Binghampton
3/22* – Buffalo Chocolate, Wine and Whiskey Festival – Buffalo

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