Authentically Rural Weekend in the Finger Lakes

October 5-7, 2018

A New York State Path Through History Weekend

Ithaca Heritage would like to welcome you to Tompkins County, where rural areas uphold long-held traditions that contribute to the county's vibrant cultural and economic life. Come explore our rural history, architecture, landscapes, and culinary bounty on a New York State Path Through History weekend October 5-7, 2018. You'll love the small-town vibe that encourages us all to slow down and appreciate the Finger Lakes landscapes and farm-to-table flavors. 

 DRYDEN HOMESTEAD HERITAGE FAIR DAY 2017

DRYDEN HOMESTEAD HERITAGE FAIR DAY 2017

EXPERIENCE

Experience a celebration of all things rural. Enjoy the Dryden Town Historical Society's Dryden Homestead Heritage Fair Day on Saturday, October 6, 2018. 

 Chris Jordan-Bloch, Earthjustice

Chris Jordan-Bloch, Earthjustice

TOUR

Stroll down historic main streets. Tour farms that are sustaining long-held traditions and innovating new approaches that are sustainably based.

 ALLISON USAVAGE

ALLISON USAVAGE

EAT

Enjoy a farm-to-fork harvest dinner, complete with old-time tunes. Sit down over drinks and discuss revitalized rural areas surrounding Ithaca. Take time on your own to explore nearby wineries and farmers' markets.

Check back for registration details, coming soon!