Highway 54, Hammondsport New York
Highlights of this museum include the "Spirit of Innovation" which made Glenn Curtiss successful as a cyclist, motorcyclist, aviator, engineer and entrepreneur. Located in the Keuka Lake, the museum emphasizes Curtiss' work, achievements and community backdrop from the turn of the century through the 1930's. Museum Highlights feature an introductory film, vintage bicycles, motorcycles, reproduction of famed 8 cylinder motorcycle which earned Curtiss the name of "fastest man in the world" in 1907, and the Dawn of Aviation Gallery.
Other History nearby:
(Elmira) Chemung Valley Historical Museum
(Hammondsport) Glenn H Curtiss Museum
(Canandaigua) Granger Homestead and Carriage Museum
(Elmira) Grave of Mark Twain
(Hammondsport) Greyton H Taylor Wine Museum
(Elmira) Mark Twain Study
12/08 Coming to The Hammondsport area
Rochester Greek Festival Rochester NY May30-June2 Serving your favorite Greek pita sandwiches like Gyro, Souvlaki and Loukaniko. Try homemade Spanakopita, Greek Chicken, Pastichio, Moussaka, Stuffed Green Pepper and Tomato and Lamb Shank dinners.
Buffalo Greek Fest Buffalo NY May31-June2 Acquaint yourselves with our Greek Orthodox Church. Step into our culture and experience the sights, sounds and tastes of the birthplace of democracy – Greece. Enjoy the Greek food, feel the rhythm of the music, and dance a little!
Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival Utica NY July18-21 A Who's Who of Bluegrass in the Beautiful Catskill Mountains. A Gathering of Music, Learning & Friends.
Sorrento Cheese Buffalo Italian Heritage Festival Buffalo NY August1-4 Cultural demonstrations including Tarantella Italian street dancers, Grape Stomping contests, Sicilian puppet shows. Second largest Italian street festival in the country.
Schuyler County Italian American Festival Watkins Glen NY August2-4 The Italian people, known for their love of family, food and friends are the foundation and spirit of this festival.
St Anthony Italian Festival Seneca Falls NY August30-September1 Music, rides, games, fireworks, delicious food and more await you and your family at the largest and most successful Italian festival in the country.