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Saturday, August 5

Come Dig with Us! Archaeology Day Camp

The History Center in Tompkins County is offering a field school to the public at the historic Eight Square Schoolhouse, a one-room school built in 1827 and...

Varick Winery and Vineyard Picnic Pleasures

Enjoy fine wines with complimentary picnic fare. $5.00 to taste 6 wines

All for One and One for All: Portfolios from the Permanent Collection

Whether highlighting a single artist’s trajectory over time or merging the communal efforts of multiple artists around a unified theme or to commemorate a...

Aug 5, 2017: Garden & Arboretum Hike at Brian C. Nevin Welcome Center

Take it outside on this extended hike through the diverse plant collections and landscapes of the Cornell Botanic Gardens. Experience the beautiful gardens,...

Circus Sampler

Ithaca's brand-new indoor activity! Spend the morning climbing, flying, and creating at Circus Culture! For 2 hours, you and your familiy or friends will...

First Saturday on the Greater Ithaca Art Trail

The Community Arts Partnership presents “First Saturday on the Greater Ithaca Art Trail” where select studios are open on most First Saturdays of each month...

Garden & Arboretum Hike

Take it outside on this extended hike through the diverse plant collections and landscapes of the Cornell Botanic Gardens. Experience the beautiful gardens,...

Robert Richenburg: Abstract Expressionist Painter

In the late 1950s Robert Richenburg was at the height of his fame as a painter of the New York School, exhibiting most famously alongside Pollock and de...

The Best Way to Prepare Bananas: Fruits of the Soul from the Permanent Collection

Drawn entirely from the Johnson’s collection, many works are exhibited here for the first time, featuring gifts of Cornell alumni and several artists with...

Distillery Tours

Finger Lakes Distilling now offers disitllery tours every Saturday! Join us at 11 am for a full hour walking tour of all three buildings and a tasting of...

Exhibition "Altered and Preserved Landscape"

This exhibit by students at Tompkins Cortland Community College examines the local landscape and is part of the larger celebration of the 200 year...

Ithaca is Foodies: Downtown Ithaca Food Tour

Our Downtown Ithaca Food Tour is a narrated, guided walking tour of the heart of Ithaca! You will visit six different one-of-a-kind restaurants that showcase...

National Theatre Live: Peter Pan

All children, except one, grow up… Captured live at the National Theatre, a recorded performance of JM Barrie’s much-loved Peter Pan comes in August. When...

Sciencenter Showtime!

See science in action every Saturday at our family-friendly Showtime! Meet local scientists, researchers, students, and teachers as they demonstrate exciting...

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas August 2-23 at Merry-Go-Round Playhouse A funny, high energy, song and dance comedy about the oldest profession! It’s...

NOFA NY: Celebrating Common Ground: Discovering Weeds, Soil Health, and Diversity at the Goundswell Incubator Farm

Groundswell Center Farm Incubator Program hosts an open field day on soil science and weeds. Learn from Cornell Research Technician Sandra Wayman and Fay...

The Foreigner

Stranded at a fishing lodge in rural Georgia and terrified of strangers, Charlie does the only logical thing: pretends he doesn’t understand English. Of...

Music in the Park presents Angela Marion

Angela Maion brings acoustic country music to Montgomery Park in the Village of Dryden. Grab a bite at the Dryden Hotel, bring a blanket and friends and...

Camelot by Lerner and Loewe

Chivalry, passion, and betrayal! The timeless tale of King Arthur, Queen Guenevere, Sir Lancelot, and the Knights of the Round Table is set against a...

Charlotte Hounds vs. New York Lizards

All good things come to an end, as we host our last home game of the season. Bring your family, friends, employees or corporate clients, to the fastest sport...

"The Final Word" Drama by Playwright George Sapio

Staged reading of The Final Word, a provocative one-act drama by award-winning Ithaca playwright and WRFI radio host George Sapio, dealing with issues...

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas At the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse It's the 1970s in the fictional town of Gilbert, Texas. Miss Mona and her girls are...

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas At the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse It's the 1970s in the fictional town of Gilbert, Texas. Miss Mona and her girls are...

The Final Word, by George Sapio

A staged reading of a new play by George Sapio. Lizzie Featherstone, editor of an alumni magazine, prints a first-hand essay from a distinguished student...

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas August 2-23 at Merry-Go-Round Playhouse A funny, high energy, song and dance comedy about the oldest profession! It’s...

The Foreigner

Stranded at a fishing lodge in rural Georgia and terrified of strangers, Charlie does the only logical thing: pretends he doesn’t understand English. Of...

Saturday, August 5

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