Saturday, January 1, 2011

14 unique things to do in January in the Finger Lakes

1. Visit Watkins Glen State Park for some outside photo opportunities

2. Go to Questa Lasagne Restaurant in Mt Morris and take a walk down Main Street  to see its renaissance

3. Try some Finger Lakes ice wine

4.  Visit the restored Star Theater in Dansville for a movie;  have dinner at Scovill's Grill near the hospital

5.  Go to the Rockwell Museum in Corning

6.  Take a drive on Route 415 and visit Wallace at the 100 Birdhouses store and the Healing Herb Farm in Avoca

7.  Take a winter hike at Gonandagan Native Historic Center in Victor

8.  Go to the Moosewood Restaurant in Ithaca stopping at Buttermilk Falls first

9. Head out the door with no destination in mind except  for finding a small town restaurant for breakfast within a short drive


10.  Outdo yourself and sculpt a one of a kind snowman






11.  Sign up for zumba classes at the gym or dance studio near you
12. Take your child self out to play and invite your friends to a sledding party complete with chili, cornbread and chocolate at the end of the day
13. Take turns reading a book together at home by the fire in the evening
14. Visit a local historical society and ask for a personal tour

Just go and have fun in JANUARY!