Have A Scary Good Weekend With a Stay in One of Our Finger Lakes Luxury Homes

Autumn is officially here and with it exciting, fun and even scary events are slated for the Finger Lakes area.  Finger Lakes luxury rentals has vacancies in some of our beautiful properties that will provide you with all the comforts of home during your stay in Skaneateles skan-aand the area.

What excites you most about Autumn?  The crisp, cool air?  The colors of fall?  The total enjoyment of this beautiful season?  After a  splendid summer, Autumn feels like a gift of color and joy as we head into the holiday season.

October Events to Entice You

October is a fun month in the Finger Lakes.  There are numerous events that will thrill, chill, and excite you.  History, music, theater, dining, wine and Halloween all conspire to get your heart racing and thrill your inner child.  There is nothing like the season we have entered into and it’s your time to enjoy it all.

This month you can enjoy some historical cemetery walks with professional narrators.  You can visit some of the local wineries and enjoy their fall tastings.  Theater continues to bring offerings that will knock your socks off with talent.

Let’s take a look at the possibilities!

From Beyond: Washington Street Cemetery Stories

October 14th, 2016 – October 15th, 2016

Ever wondered who is buried at Washington Street Cemetery? Join the Geneva Historical Society and the Founders Square Neighborhood Association for guided tours of the cemetery on October 14 and October 15. As participants are led through the cemetery, they will hear stories about Geneva’s past.

Tours are on Friday, October 14 at 6:30 pm, 7:30 pm, and 8:30 pm and Saturday, October 15 at 1 pm, 2 pm, and 3 pm. The tours take place in the Washington Street Cemetery. Participants are encouraged to dress for the weather and be prepared to walk 4/10ths of a mile. Reservations are strongly encouraged for all tours as space is limited.

Tickets are $ 5 per person and $15 for a group (two adults with children). Refreshments will also be available. For more information or to make a reservation, call the Geneva Historical Society at 315-789-5151.

TEEN – Coyote Howl Saturdays w/ Primitive Pursuits

October 15th, 2016

Create a woods community with friends new and old as we step into new challenges and possibilities in the forest. Explore how to master the fundamentals of finding food, shelter and fire. Delve into your crafting skills and play the epic games that never end. Foster a deep connection with your peers and mentors—as we all support each other on a journey of discovery, problem solving, leadership and self-reliance.

Some projects we may explore include: Delving into to the creation of fire, Weaving baskets around the fire, Expand your mind through archery, Focused carving projects and coal burning, Nature connection and awareness skills, Creating delicious meals through primitive cooking techniques and wild edibles.

Our teen experiences offer an incredible opportunity live the core practices of wilderness skills with excellent mentors. Our process and small group size ensures an inclusive and supportive group culture from day one. Each meeting will offer new challenges & experiences and we encourage all participants to join us for the optional overnight at Arnot Forest on December 10.

Finger Lakes Litspiration

October 21st, 2016

$7/person. We encourage you to buy your ticket ahead of time, but tickets will also be sold at the door. See the link to purchase your ticket.

skan-bJoin us this autumn evening as we welcome and showcase the work of 5 women who have written books based on their love for the Finger Lakes region. Our featured guest is Kristan Higgins, a NY Times, USA Today, Publishers Weekly, and international best-selling author, who publishes a series of novels that are based out of the Finger Lakes, and even did research here at Fulkerson Winery! She will be accompanied by Mary Pat Hyland, Laurie Gifford Adams, Roz Murphy, and Katie O’Boyle, 4 local woman who have and continue to write books that are inspired by the Finger Lakes.

There will be wine and light fare to enjoy. In light of many of these works containing rescue dogs as characters, will be having a silent auction throughout the event to benefit the Yates County Humane Society. We also encourage you to bring an item to donate on the shelter’s wish list. Visit http://www.yateshumane.org/wishlist.html

GCVM Trick or Treating in the Village

October 29th, 2016 – October 30th, 2016

 Climb into your Halloween costume and collect for treats from the townspeople in the safety of the historic village. Warm yourself by the campfire, listen to spooky stories and enjoy more family-fun activities on a colorful autumn afternoon. $7 for trick-or-treaters; FREE for accompanying adults

14th Annual Hallo-Wine Spooktacular

October 29th, 2016

It’s our 14th Annual Hallo-Wine Spooktacular, and this year’s costume theme is ROCKSTARS: “PASSED” & PRESENT! Music by Elephant Sound. Treats by Crystal Lake Café. First glass of wine free with admission. So make your reservations and start getting those costumes ready for our LIVE costume contest with 3 categories: BEST FEMALE ROCKSTAR, BEST MALE ROCKSTAR and BEST GROUP ROCKSTAR! And the winner in each category goes home with a gift basket filled with Americana goodies! ADMISSION: OVER 21 ONLY $15 General Public Industry & Patriots Club Members $10 Advance Tickets and RSVP at Winery: 607-387-6801

Finger Lakes Luxury Rentals

Finger Lakes vacation rentals can bring you a beautiful, relaxing and fun-filled October weekend when you stay with us.  Skaneateles luxury rentals are just the place you need to relax, unwind, and enjoy this beautiful area.  Our homes all provide you everything you need, along with the space and comforts you desire.

Visiting Skaneateles in the fall and exploring the Finger Lakes region has got to be one of the must-do things on your list.  Take a fall weekend getaway to Skaneateles and find out how you can have the best of both worlds – vacationing here and staying in a luxury rental that will suit your needs.

Contact us today to make your reservations!  We are ready to welcome you to your home away from home.  Enjoy the month of October and we look forward to meeting you or welcoming you back!

Spend a Weekend in Skaneateles

The fall weather is upon us and what better time to spend a weekend in Skaneateles enjoying the sights, sounds, and exquisite weather.  Just perfect for leisurely strolls throughout the village!

With the summer now behind us, there are just as many options for activities and entertainment here, but without the larger crowds.  And soon, the foliage will be brightening up the horizon just in time for that photographer in you to get those memories on film.  Well, digitally anyway these days!

Skaneateles Is Ready When You Are

Village of SkaneatelesNo matter the season, it’s all ways the right time to visit the Village of Skaneateles.  There are numerous places to stay in the Finger lakes, but Skaneateles luxury rentals could make all the difference in the world to your comfort and enjoyment.

Our properties are individual, private homes, well-maintained and exquisitely furnished to provide you with the like-home feeling.  Many of our Finger Lakes vacation rentals offer ample room for entertaining, private locations, and just a short walk onto the main street through the Village.

View our vacation rentals here and pick your next place to stay when you visit us in Skaneateles.

Skaneateles offers an abundance of ambiance, quaintness, history, and shopping opportunities for the entire family.  This is also a perfect romantic getaway for couples to enjoy a delightful vacation here in the Finger Lakes.

The Village Sights

Nothing can really compare to a  stroll through the village or a quiet rest by the lake.  Many activities are still open and you can even enjoy a cruise onto the lake with one of our fine fishing tour providers.

Village of SkaneatelesWith over 28 restaurants and 5 wineries, there is no excuse for enjoying some of the most delectable meals in the entire Finger Lakes region.  Skaneateles is no exception when it comes to some of the best of the best.

Shopping along the main street will bring you to the doors of many fine establishments offering beautiful artwork, services, clothing, and boutique shops for your pleasure and browsing.  Many fine products are available that would make lovely additions to your home or the perfect gift for that special someone.

Places to Stay in Skaneateles

Now staying the weekend in Skaneateles has you wondering where to start.  There are many fine choices, but when you want an experience to remember, Finger Lakes vacation rentals offers you luxury lodging that will give you everything you could need or want.  Our vacation rentals are private homes that we maintain meticulously for your vacationing pleasure.

Skaneateles luxury rentals can make your special weekend here absolutely perfect in every way.  No stuffy, boring motel room.  No noisy neighbors.  Room to stretch out, relax and rejuvenate are just some of the reasons you should consider one of our fine vacation rental homes.

Spend a weekend in Skaneateles….or a week.  Enjoy the best the Finger Lakes area has to offer and never forget this amazing adventure along the shores of Skaneateles Lake in a lovely village with everything you need.

Fall is one of the most wonderful and colorful times of the year.  This is the place to be if you’re traveling to the Finger Lakes and wishing for a sweet and special weekend or extended vacation.


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