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CMAC announces community valet shuttle coming this season

Constellation Brands-Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center (CMAC) announced a shuttle service to and from CMAC will be available on select show nights this season. The shuttle will run during the following 2017 season shows: June 17: Elvis Costello; July 2, Tom Petty; July 23, Sam Hunt; July 29, Rod Stewart & Cyndi Lauper; and August 18, Santana. Shuttle riders will... more

Temptations, Commodores others coming to The Vine

del Lago Resort & Casino is announced three upcoming shows at The Vine. The world’s premier Prince tribute band, Chase & Ovation, will perform July 1st, The Temptations on July 15th and the Commodores on Aug. 12th. Tickets for all three shows go on sale at noon Friday, May 26th, and may be purchased in person at the del Lago... more

Organizers prep for ‘Music in the Park’ this summer in Seneca Falls

Seneca Falls is going to get musical this summer. Thursday’s are going to be a little more exciting as People’s Park plays host to Music in the Park. It’ll be a summer music series beginning on June 1st — running throughout the summer until August 31st. Organizers say to bring lawn chairs and blankets, depending on the weather — as... more

CMAC up for Academy of Country Music honor

Make way for the red carpet. Constellation Brands-Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center is in the top five in the Academy of Country Music’s venue of the year, large category. Joining CMAC are Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee; Fenway Park in Boston; Klipsch Music Center in Noblesville, Indiana; and Xfinity Center in Mansfield, Massachusetts. The ACM Industry Awards will be announced... more

3rd annual Taste & Tunes, 2nd annual Canal Crawl set for August in Seneca Falls

Together, Generations Bank and Seneca County House of Concern announce a weekend of activities to benefit the hungry in Seneca County. Generations Bank will again be hosting its Taste & Tunes event and The Seneca County House of Concern will be hosting its 2nd Annual Canal Crawl Paddling Poverty. Taste & Tunes is set to take place at Generations Bank’s... more

Neil Sedaka falls, injures shoulder; forced to reschedule show at The Vine

Due to an injury on Wednesday Neil Sedaka has postponed his performance at del Lago Resort & Casino’s The Vine scheduled for May 19th. Del Lago is working with Sedaka’s management to reschedule the date for Fall 2017. Tickets already purchased will be transferred to the rescheduled date, which will be announced as soon as possible. Anyone with tickets wishing... more

Jazz in the Church ‘a gift to the community,’ says pastor

If God were in a band, said the Rev. Cam Miller, pastor of Trinity Episcopal Church, jazz would be the Almighty’s choice of music. Jazz is improvisational but within a pattern, Miller said, nothing that is the way God works. “It’s a natural link,” he said. The music of God, as Miller calls it, comes to the historic church on... more

Piano Lessons at St. Peter’s Community Arts Academy (photo)

Troy Slocum, Program Coordinator and member of the piano faculty at the St. Peter’s Community Arts Academy is giving a piano lesson to a young student on April 25 at St. Peter’s Community Arts Academy. Troy Slocum has been teaching privately in the Rochester area for the past twelve years and has had several award winning students in various piano... more

CMAC: Concert days are green days

Just three days before Earth Day, Constellation Brands-Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center announced its new sustainability initiative for the 2017 season. Joining concerts and music venues around the nation, CMAC is going green through partnerships with Impact Earth and JUST water. The ultimate goal: zero waste production. “We are thrilled for this new initiative that will take CMAC to the... more

Memorial Day fast approaching in Waterloo

Some of the toughest jobs in the military are filled by people who don’t wear uniforms, salute or march. The families who wait at home play an important part in providing support and comfort to the men and women in the military. This year the Celebrate Commemorate Freedom Parade will honor Blue Star Mothers, the women who kept the home... more

Thompson Square, WAR announced for del Lago Resort & Casino

del Lago Resort & Casino announced two more shows for The Vine. Multi-platinum American country music duo Thompson Square will perform May 26th and WAR will perform June 30th at The Vine. Tickets for both shows go on sale at noon Friday, April 21st, and may be purchased in person at the del Lago Resort & Casino box office, by... more

Organizers call on local businesses to participate in Seneca Falls Canal Fest

The Seneca Falls Business Association (SFBA) is inviting all groups, organizations, businesses, wineries, breweries, cideries, distilleries, restaurants, arts & craft vendors, food vendors, boaters, and watercraft of any kind to participate at this year’s Canal Fest. Last year’s Canal Fest drew an estimated 10,000 visitors over the 3-day event and anticipates that the amount of visitors will grow due to... more

Jazz musicians to play in honor of LaFaro

Friday’s celebration of Scott LaFaro Day will feature performances in his honor by three internationally renowned jazz musicians. LaFaro grew up in Geneva and went on to become one of the most influential bassists in the history of jazz as a member of the Bill Evans Trio. He was 25 when he died in an automobile accident in 1961 in... more

Three Dog Night, Jerrod Niemann, others announced for The Vine

The del Lago Resort & Casino announced six additional acts at the Vine, which will be happening in June, July and August.  Warrant and FireHouse (June 9th), Three Dog Night (June 10th), Wayne Newton (June 16th), Jerrod Niemann (July 7th) and Gretchen Wilson (August 5th). Tickets go on sale at noon Friday, April 7th, and may be purchased in person... more

Two major announcements made this week for NYS Fair

Two major announcements were made this week for fans of the New York State Fair. Acting Director Troy Waffner announced on Monday that four cabins would be placed on the grounds — making them available for families with young children. “It’ll really be turned into a refuge for young families from the heat and crowds; a place where families can... more
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