August 2019

 

Wayne County Council for the Arts - Classes & Workshops for children and adults, 108 West Miller St., Newark www.wayne-arts.com   
 
Mid-July through Mid-August: U-Pick Blueberries at L&B Farms - 9:00am to 8:00pm. Open 7 days a week. Bring your own containers. Clean, mowed picking area. Open Mon.-Sat. Call ahead for start time. 2274 Reed Rd., Savannah (315) 365-3194  
 
August-September 2: Sodus Bay Lighthouse Museum is participating in the Blue Star Museum Program, offering free admission to active-duty military personnel and up to five family members. Sodus Bay Lighthouse Museum, 7606 N. Ontario St., Sodus Point. www.sodusbaylighthouse.org    
 
2: Music on the Erie Concert Series - 6pm to 8pm. Free, food vendors and 50/50 raffle. T. Spencer Knight Canal Park, 199 VanBuren St., Newark. www.newarknychamber.org 
 
3: Museum Open Houses - 10am to 2pm. Open House at Butler Church Museum, 4518 Butler Center Rd., and Open House at Roe Cobblestone Schoolhouse, 4576 Van Vleck Rd. and corner of Rte. 89S. www.bhpsbutlerny.org  
   

4: Sunday Summer Concert Series - 2pm. Free. Refreshments. Bring your own seating. Sodus Bay Lighthouse,7606 N. Ontario St., Sodus Point. www.sodusbaylighthouse.org   

  

6-8: Digging up your History Archaeological Camp - Meet at Historical Museum. 12pm to 3pm daily. Fees apply. Ages 7-15; adults welcome too. Palmyra Historical Museum, 132 Market St., Palmyra. www.historicpalmyrany.com  

 

7: Williamson-Pultneyville Historical Society Annual Picnic & Brief History of B. Foreman Park - 6:30pm. Foreman Park, 4507 Lake Rd., Pultneyville. www.w-phs.org  

  

7: National Lighthouse Day - 10am to 5pm. Fees apply. Commemorate the 1789 signing of the Lighthouse Act and the commissioning of the first federal lighthouse in the United States. Sodus Bay Lighthouse Museum, 7606 N. Ontario St., Sodus Point. www.sodusbaylighthouse.org    

 

9: Pirate Whitley Ghost Walk and Hunt - Meet at the Alling Coverlet Museum. 8pm to 10:30pm. Fees apply. 122 William St., Palmyra. www.historicpalmyrany.com  

 

9: Summer Music on the Lawn - 6:30pm to 9pm. Bring a chair and leave the rest to us. Wood Fire Pizza Oven, Market, Ice Cream, Winery and Grill all open. Long Acre Farms, 1342 Eddy Rd., Macedon. www.longacrefarms.com  

 

9: Music on the Erie Concert Series - 6pm to 8pm. Free. Food vendors and 50/50 raffle. T. Spencer Knight Canal Park, 199 VanBuren St., Newark. www.newarknychamber.org  

  

9-10: Palmyra Pirate Weekend - Free Movie on Friday night. On Saturday, Pirate Regatta Bed Race, Pirate & Kazoo Band Parade, Canal Boat Rides, 5k, music, & craft/food vendors. Visit www.eriecanalpirates.com for details and complete schedule. 

 

9-11: Fun on the Erie Canal Cruises - Departs behind Lyons Fire Department. Sponsored by Lyons Rotary Club & The Lyons Erie Canalway Greeters. Must purchase advanced tickets. Tickets can be purchased at Lyons National Bank Main Office in Lyons & Dobbin's Drugs in Lyons.  

 

10: Historic Palmyra’s Erie Canal Pirate Weekend at the Museums - 10am to 4pm. Fees apply. Discounted pirate pricing. Visit Historic Palmyra’s Pirate Whitley’s Haunted Cave. Stories told by Bloody Mary in the yard of the Historical Museum. 132 Market St., Palmyra. www.historicpalmyrany.com 

 

11: Summer Sundays at the Square for Kids of All Ages - 1:30pm to 4pm. Fees apply. Early Area Transportation exhibits, model trains, Ice Cream Social and more. Heritage Square Museum, 7147 Ontario Center Rd., Ontario. www.heritagesquaremuseum.org    

 

11: Sunday Summer Concert Series & Ice Cream Social - Free. Ice Cream from 1pm to 3pm and Concert from 2pm to 4pm. Refreshments. Bring your own seating. Sodus Bay Lighthouse, 7606 N. Ontario St., Sodus Point. www.sodusbaylighthouse.org  

 

12-17: Wayne County Fair - Agricultural events, 4H exhibits, animals, rides, vendors, parade, music and more. Palmyra Fairgrounds, 300 W. Jackson St., Palmyra. www.waynecountyfair.org  

 

14: History Alive - "Eagles". 6pm. Free. Sodus Point Village Hall, 8356 Bay St., Sodus Point.  www.sodusbaylighthouse.org  

 

15: Clyde Fire Dept. Community Fireworks - 9:30pm.   

 

16: Music on the Erie Concert Series - 6pm to 8pm. Free. Food vendors and 50/50 raffle. T. Spencer Knight Canal Park, 199 VanBuren St., Newark. www.newarknychamber.org 

 

16-17: Town of Huron Historical Building Open House - 9am to 3pm. See farming equipment and rural life displays at Huron History Center/Museum. Visit the Dayton Mills Schoolhouse complete with furnishings and books. 6416 N. Huron Rd., Wolcott. www.historichuron.org

 

16-17: Huron Presbyterian Church Rummage Sale - 9am to 3pm. Clothing, household goods, furniture, books and paintings. 6424 N. Huron Rd., Wolcott   

 

16-Sept 2: LOC Fall Derby - Fish Lake Ontario for cash and valuable prizes. www.loc.org (888) 733-5246  

 

17: Sunset Tasting at Thorpe Vineyard - 6pm to 8:40pm. Free. Extended Tasting Room hours immediately followed by Starry Starry Night; Stargazing. 8150 Chimney Heights Blvd, Wolcott. www.thorpevineyard.com   

 

17: Starry Starry Night: Stargazing at Thorpe Vineyard - 8:40pm to 10:10pm. Free. Learning stars and constellations with Eastern and Western mythologies. Wine will be available for purchase by the glass/bottle during the event. 8150 Chimney Heights Blvd, Wolcott. www.thorpevineyard.com  

 

17: Chicken & Biscuit Dinner - 4:30pm to 6:30pm. Sodus Point United Methodist Church, 7490 S. Ontario St., Sodus Point. (315) 483-4540  

 

18: Sunday Summer Concert Series - 2:00pm. Free. Refreshments. Bring your own seating. Sodus Bay Lighthouse, 7606 N. Ontario St., Sodus Point. www.sodusbaylighthouse.org  

 

18: Butler Historical Society Ice Cream Social - 12pm. Also enjoy a chicken barbeque. Butler Center Church Museum, 4518 Butler Center Rd., Butler. www.bhpsbutlerny.org   

 

20: Fun Science at the Lighthouse - 1:00pm to 3:00pm. Free-registration is required.  Students in grades 4-6 will have a fun time learning about Lake Ontario and other topics during this hands-on science program. Sodus Bay Lighthouse Museum, 7606 N. Ontario St., Sodus Point. www.sodusbaylighthouse.org 

 

21: Happy Hour Hike at Cornwall Preserve - 6pm to 7:30pm. Explore a 3-5 mile guided walk on mostly grassy trails followed by a drink at Rootstock Cider & Spirits. www.geneseelandtrust.org  

 

23: Music on the Erie Concert Series - 6pm to 8pm. Free. Food vendors and 50/50 raffle. T. Spencer Knight Canal Park, 199 VanBuren St., Newark. www.newarknychamber.org 
 
23: Summer Music on the Lawn - 6:30pm to 9:00pm. Bring a chair and leave the rest to us. Wood Fire Pizza Oven, Market, Ice Cream, Winery and Grill all open. Long Acre Farms, 1342 Eddy Rd., Macedon. www.longacrefarms.com 
 
23: The Fabulous 50's Soc Hop - 7pm to 10pm. Travel back in time to the 1950's! Kick up your heels at the soc hop. Preview our new exhibit, "The Fabulous 50's ". Museum of Wayne County History, 21 Butternut St., Lyons. www.waynehistory.org 
 
24: Historic Ghost Walk and Hunt - 8pm to 10:30pm. Fees apply. Stroll through the Village to Palmyra Historical Museum & Phelps Store. Watch for the spirits of the museums. Tour begins at the Alling Coverlet Museum. 122 William St., Palmyra. www.historicpalmyrany.com 
 
24: Maze Preview Day - Try the Maze before it officially opens in the fall. Today only. For every maze ticket purchased, receive free ticket to return in the fall. 1342 Eddy Rd., Macedon. www.longacrefarms.com 
 
25: Sights and Sounds: Backyard Bird Watching and Listening - 2pm to 3pm. Free. Learning backyard songbirds by their appearances and voices. Wine will be available for purchase by the glass/bottle during the event. Thorpe Vineyard, 8150 Chimney Heights Blvd., Wolcott. www.thorpevineyard.com
 
25: Sunday Summer Concert Series - 2:00pm. Free. Refreshments. Bring your own seating. Sodus Bay Lighthouse, 7606 N. Ontario St., Sodus Point. www.sodusbaylighthouse.org   
 
30: Music on the Erie Concert Series - 6pm to 8pm. Free. T. Spencer Knight Canal Park, 199 VanBuren St., Newark. Food vendors and 50/50 raffle. www.newarknychamber.org  
 
31: Sunset Tasting at Thorpe Vineyard - 6pm to 8:15pm. Free. Extended Tasting Room hours immediately followed by Starry Starry Night; Stargazing. 8150 Chimney Heights Blvd., Wolcott. www.thorpevineyard.com   
 
31: Starry Starry Night: Stargazing at Thorpe Vineyard - 8:15pm to 9:45pm. Free. Learning stars and constellations with Eastern and Western mythologies. Wine will be available for purchase by the glass/bottle during the event. 8150 Chimney Heights Blvd., Wolcott. www.thorpevineyard.com 
 
31: Paranology at Historic Palmyra - 5pm to 12:30am. Fees apply. Pre-registration is required. Learn about paranormal investigations from start to finish with paranormal veteran investigator Matthew Haas. Meet at Alling Coverlet Museum, 122 William St., Palmyra. www.historicpalmyrany.com