3 Fun Things to Do in May in Upstate New York
Here's a handful of fun, may activities for you and your family.
1. Williamson Apple Festival
April showers bring May flowers, and there's no better place to see the apple blossoms than the Finger Lakes. Enjoy the spring weather, and take in the beauty at this visually impressive event. The Apple Festival features delicious food, live entertainment, a spring themed parade, and even a car show. The Festival has been around for over 50 years. Here's parade footage from 1992:
The event takes place the weekend of May 19th-22nd on Main Street in Williamson. For more information, visit their Facebook page.
This fun-filled event is also visually impressive. If you've never seen a glass blowing demonstration before, you're missing out. According to I love New York.com:
Celebrate glass-making, glass-blowing and other fine arts in Corning this month. With live glass-blowing demonstrations, wine tasting, music, an 8k run and more, Glassfest is perfect for the whole family.
Here's footage from Glassfest:
Glassfest takes place May 26th the 29th on Market Street in Corning.
3. Hall of Fame Classic Weekend
Here's a sure fire hit for the entire family. Now that spring is here, so is baseball. We all agree that this an event that everyone should do at least once in a lifetime. According I love New York.com:
Salute the 2016 summer baseball season in style at the Hall of Fame Classic Weekend, a Cooperstown tradition. The main event is the Hall of Fame Classic, a seven-inning legends game featuring Hall of Famers and former Major Leaguers.
Here's a highlight reel from prior years:
The event takes place at various locations in Cooperstown, the weekend of May 27th and 28th.