Touring Tips for June follow shortly. But first, June is such a wonderful month to visit the Finger Lakes. The weather is gorgeous and everything is so green. Visitors are beginning to flood the area but it is still no “peak season.” Such wonderful opportunities to hike, bike, golf, taste wine and beer, explore and more. Here are just a few options… and don’t forget our wonderful special this month – Stay two weeknights and the third weeknight is free. Visit our Packages page for more information.
June Is A Busy Month
Jump back in time by attending one of Geneva Historical Society’s events at Rose Hill Mansion in Geneva this June! Experience life from a time past at Rose Hill Mansion, from behind-the-scenes tours and tastes of a time gone by, to live music and other family events. Geneva Historical Society, 543 South Main St., Geneva, 14456.
Busk: to entertain on the street. Balter: to dance artlessly. Busk and Balter combines the best of both in a one-of-a-kind celebration of music and good times. On June 2, from 1:30 – 3 p.m., musicians, dancers, and jugglers, can be found around Naples’ Main Street while merchants offer wine tastings. Main St., Naples, 14512.
Plein Air painting is the art of painting in an outdoor setting and the Finger Lakes has a whole festival dedicated to it! The Finger Lakes Plein Air Festival will be taking place June 5 through June 10. During thistime, be on the lookout for painters around Canandaigua and Naples. It’s more than ok to stop and watch them work! For more information, including a list of events, call (585) 394-0030.
And The Fun Continues
Celebrate love, diversity and the FLX LGBT community at the family-friendly Finger Lakes Pride Festival on June 9 from 3 – 9 p.m. Live entertainment will be on-site, as well as food, wine and beer vendors and other family friendly activities. Admission is free. For more information, call (315) 331-8493 or visitFacebook.com/FLXPride. Seneca Lakefront, Geneva, 14456.
Celebrate beauty and bounty at Roses & Rosés at Sonnenberg Gardens on June 12 from 6 – 9 p.m. Enjoy an evening of wine, food, and music in the historic mansion and gardens, kicking off Sonnenberg’s Rose month,the peak bloom period of more than 2,500 roses. Pre-registration tickets are $30 per person or $35 the day of. For more information, call (585) 394-4922. Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Site, 151 Charlotte St., Canandaigua, 14424.
Professional theater right here in the Finger Lakes! Spend an evening at Bristol Valley Theater with a new slate of shows for the 2018 season. The summer program starts strong with Little Shop of Horrors which opens June 14 at 8 p.m. For tickets and information on this or future shows, call (585) 374-6318. Bristol Valley Theater, 151 S. Main St., Naples, 14512.
Looking to explore Canandaigua Lake by boat this summer? Head over to German Brothers Marina for boat rentals. Call (585) 394-4000 for more information. German Brothers Marina, 3907 W. Lake Rd., Canandaigua, 14424.
Raise a glass to the warm weather with a trip down to Naples for a tasting at Inspire Moore Winery. With over 12 wines in production, Inspire Moore is the perfect place to enjoy a glass of wine with a breathtaking view –just south of Canandaigua Lake. Inspire Moore Winery, 197 Main St., Naples 14512.
Make a furry friend over at Lazy Acre Alpacas. At the largest alpaca farm in the Finger Lakes, you’ll have thechance to meet around 60 alpacas, learn how to care for them and tour the farm. Call (585) 455-1203 to set up your tour, big or small, today! Lazy Acre Alpacas, 8830 Baker Road, Bloomfield, 14469.
About The 1795 Acorn Inn
The 1795 Acorn Inn Bed and Breakfast is a luxurious, romantic AAA Four Diamond Lodging located in New York’s Finger Lakes. The Inn is the only Bed and Breakfast in New York to received this prestigious award for 22 consecutive years. According to AAA, “Four Diamond establishments are upscale in all areas. Accommodations are progressively more refined and stylish. The physical attributes reflect an obvious enhanced level of quality throughout. The fundamental hallmarks at this level include an extensive array of amenities combined with a high degree of hospitality, service, and attention to detail.”
Stay with us and don’t forget to schedule an in-room massage in our Hotchkiss Room, Bristol or Barn Suites. Chair massages are now available in all rooms. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you soon.