Finger Lakes Flavors Events Oct. 1, 2017 | Lifestyle


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Food & Wine Experience, 11:30 a.m. Oct. 6 at Fox Run Vineyards, 670 Route 14, Penn Yan. $45. After an in-depth walking tour of the vineyard and winemaking facilities, guests receive a flight of six Fox Run wines with lunch in the historic barrel room (featuring a selection of local cheeses, charcuterie, greens and fresh baked bread). Gluten-free options available. Repeats every Friday. Info: (315) 536-4616 or www.foxrun

20th Annual Wayne County Apple Tasting Tour “Tasting Weekend,” Oct. 6 to 9. Self-driving tour. Enter to win prizes. Free gifts. Info: (800) 527-6510 or

Chili Cookoff and Silent Auction, 5 to 9 p.m. Oct. 6 at Climbing Bines Hop Farm & Brewery, Hansen Point Road, Penn Yan. $35.

Distillery Tour, 11 a.m. to noon Oct. 7 at Finger Lakes Distilling, 4676 Route 414, Burdett. Tour of three buildings and tasting. $10 to $15. Repeats Oct. 14. Info:

Cheese and Cider After Party, 6 to 11 p.m. Oct. 7 at Blackduck Cidery, 3046 County Road 138, Ovid. Info: (607) 532-4956. Live music, food truck, bounce house, bonfire.

Seneca Falls Locktoberfest, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Oct. 7 in downtown Seneca Falls. Celebration of local heritage, farms, food, arts & crafts, craft beverages and community. Live entertainment. Info:

Columbus Day celebration at Hosmer Winery, 1 to 5 p.m. Oct. 7 at the winery, 7020 Route 89, Ovid. Live music, barbecue.

Harvest Crush at Cayuga Ridge Winery, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 7 and 8 at the winery, 6800 Route 89, Ovid. Demonstrations of harvesting equipment; watch grapes pressed into juice; fresh samples. Info: www.cayugaridge

Treleaven’s Harvest Fest, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 7 and 8 at the winery, 658 Lake Road, King Ferry. Free. Grape stompings, pumpkin painting contests, wine and craft beer, lawn games, live entertainment, local food trucks.

Cheese and Cider Weekend, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 7 at Hazlitt’s 1852 Vineyards, Hector. Sunset View Creamery on site; pair cheese with Hazlitt’s Cider Tree products.

Toro Run Winery, Leaf Peepers Seafood Festival, 1 to 5 p.m. Oct. 8 at the winery, 3050 Swick Road, Ovid. Medley of seafood starting at noon, as well as a few other non-seafood options. Live music at 1 p.m.

Wine & Paint Night, 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 12 at Hazlitt Red Cat Cellars, Naples. $30. Info/reservations at (585) 531-9000.

Sip & Paint: Haunted House Glasses – Casa Larga, 6 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 12 at the winery, Turk Hill Road, Fairport. $35.

Shadow Hill Fall Open House, 8:30 to 4 p.m. Oct. 14 and 15 at the farm, 7285 Lakeside Road, Ontario. Come and see how maple syrup is made. Free samples of maple syrup, maple cream, maple candy and maple cotton candy. Walk trail through the sugar bush and around our 3-acre pond with waterfalls.

Shtayburne Farm’s Fall Family Festival, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 14 at the farm, 2909 Chase Road, Rock Stream. Info:

Toro Run Winery, Paella on the Patio, noon to 5 p.m. Oct. 15 at the winery, 3050 Swick Road, Ovid. Come at noon to watch the process from the beginning or come later to enjoy wine, music, and the delicious finished paella. Live music starting at 1 p.m.

3R’s Italian Wine Dinner 2017 – Casa Larga, 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 15 at the winery, Turk Hill Road, Fairport. $55. The 3 Rs stand for riesling, ravioli and radicchio.

— Compiled by Susan Clark Porter

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