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Cortland Harvest

A Taste of Fall Cortland artists team up to launch seasonal events showcasing area farmers with locally-inspired cuisine and music   Cortland Harvest kicks off its first seasonal event at Cortland Beer Company on Saturday, November 4th at 6pm with “Taste of Fall”.  The event will feature the products of area farmers and producers with a tasting menu created by Chef Kate Icenogle.  The evening will also feature live acoustic music with performances by Molly and the Badly Bent Bluegrass Boys, Local Farmers Union, and Chris Merkley.   For one night, Taste of Fall will transform the event space at Cortland...

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Halloween Happenings

Looking for scares and thrills? We’ve rounded up some of the Halloween Happenings in Cortland County! Spirits in the Castle The 1890 House Museum Friday, October 20 Saturday, October 21 The late 19th century had its fair share of the macabre traditions for death and mourning.  Learn about superstitions, funeral customs, hair wreaths, memento mori and learn the true story of the death of Chester Wickwire. Explore the Wickwire Residence by candlelit and have the opportunity yourself to seek out the spirits in the castle. Tours run at 7 & 9:30 pm. Limited availability. Tickets must be purchased in...

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Pumpkin Picking in Little York

Fall pumpkin picking is a tradition for many this time of year. The leaves on the trees have started to change, it’s almost sweater weather, and hot chocolate is replacing ice cream. Picking your own perfect pumpkin is the thrill of the hunt. Whether you want the largest one you can carry or the perfect shape for your carving, half the fun is finding it! This past weekend we visited Theresa’s Pumpkin Patch in Little York, next door to Anderson’s Farm Market. This pumpkin patch is great for families because it is easily accessible from your car to the pumpkins....

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Bluesman Albert Cummings at the Center for the Arts of Homer

Master Guitarist Albert Cummings Comes to the Center for the Arts in Homer, NY Albert Cummings will be making his Center for the Arts debut on October 20th at 8:00pm. Tickets are available by calling 877-749-ARTS (2787) or by visiting Center4Art.org. Tickets prices range from $20 – $25. Cummings is not only a master guitarist, but also a master carpenter. He learned the first three chords on guitar from his father and at the age of twelve switched to banjo, which started his love of bluegrass music. He became a fan of the early recordings of Stevie Ray Vaughan...

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Cortland Rep presents “Italian Comedy Festa” Stand Up Comedy!

Cortland Repertory Theatre RT Downtown proudly presents the ITALIAN COMEDY FESTA, on Saturday, October 19 at 7:30. Johnny Rizzo and Liz Russo, two of America’s top Italian-American stand-up comics, will serve up heaping helpings of huge laughs as they talk about growing up Italian with food, family and funny! But you CRT don’t have to be Italian to get the lasagna jokes! Johnny Rizzo has been cracking up audiences around the country for over 30 years. He has headlined across the country in some of the most popular clubs including The Bitter End in NYC, the Borgota Casino in...

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