Located just 195 miles south of Toronto in the western corner of New York State, Chautauqua County boasts five lakes and approximately fifty miles of Lake Erie shoreline. In addition to outdoor attractions and snow sports, Chautauqua has been a destination for vacation learning for more than 140 years, a place to engage the mind, body and soul. It is also the birthplace of Lucille Ball and home to the oldest Concord grape growing region in the world.
Located near Rochester along the southern shore of Lake Ontario lies Wayne County, the northern gateway to the Finger Lakes Region. We are known for our rural charm, vast apple orchards, drumlins and scenic beauty. With 35 miles of Lake Ontario shoreline and the Historic Erie canal, we promise the visitor a wide variety of water activities, trophy fishing and a backdrop for fantastic views and vistas.
The countryside is dotted with farm markets, antique and specialty shops and cozy Bed & Breakfasts. The Lake Ontario Wine Trail, Seaway Trail and Historic Erie Canal wind through our rural county providing the visitor with a wide variety of events, attractions and endless activities. Our small towns and villages celebrate our history and charm with annual events throughout the year.
Explore the Past, reconnect with nature and restore your soul in Wayne County!
Pole Position Raceway is the premier indoor, electric kart racing company with 14 locations across the country, including Buffalo (2nd floor of Walden Galleria), Rochester (1st floor of Marketplace Mall) and Syracuse (3rd floor of Destiny USA). Our 14-mile-long, European-style track and Italian-made karts for adults and juniors (48” minimum) with speeds capable of 45 MPH make for the most authentic, exhilarating and fun racing experience.
“Acres of fun!” raves the Toronto Sun. Play all day in Upstate New York’s largest year-round family attraction. Stroll down Sesame Street, step into a 1980s video arcade, journey into the world of superheroes, enjoy hundreds of free-flying butterflies in Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden, and so much more!
See 35 centuries of glass artistry and history, including the world’s largest space dedicated to the display of art and design in glass in the new Contemporary Art + Design Wing. Watch glass take shape before your eyes during live glassmaking demonstrations in the Amphitheater and Innovations Hot Shops. Peruse the Museum Shops for fun and unique gifts. Open 9am–5pm daily. Extended hours Memorial Day–Labor Day 9am–8 pm. Adult admission $18, kids and teens 17 and under admitted free.
There’s no better way to enjoy summer than by experiencing the natural wonders of Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes, as well as the man-made. Discover for yourself the many ways we transform our stunning landscape into something even more remarkable by hiking, biking, paddling, soaring, or simply slowing down to savor the great outdoors.
The Waterloo Premium Outlets has over 100 outlet stores featuring Ann Taylor, Banana Republic, Brooks Brothers, Chico’s, Christopher & Banks, Clarks Bostonian, Coach, Columbia Sportswear, Gap Factory Store, J.Crew, Jones New York, Kay Jewelers Outlet, Lane Bryant Outlet, Loft Outlet, Merrell, Nautica, Nike, Nine West, Polo Ralph Lauren, Puma, Sunglass Hut, Timberland, Tommy Hilfiger, Under Armour, VF Outlet and more.
A fun and friendly destination! Conveniently located halfway between Niagara Falls/Buffalo and Rochester, Genesee County has three major exits off the NYS Thruway (I-90): Exits 47, 48 and 48A. We’re located less than an hour from the Canadian border and Niagara Falls to the west, and the Finger Lakes Region to the east.
With over 1,000 hotel rooms, great dining selections and interesting things to see and do, Genesee County offers something for everyone!
Welcome to Rochester’s newest hotel! Hilton Garden Inn Rochester Downtown has a prime location in the heart of downtown. Featuring bright, comfortable guest rooms and spacious suites equipped with modern amenities, two restaurants, an indoor pool and fitness center and close to cultural attractions. Reserve your room today!
Discover the perfect combination of 24-hour excitement centrally located and surrounded by fun! Turning Stone offers two AAA Four Diamond hotels, one of which is also a recipient of the 2016 “Forbes Travel Guide Four Star Award.”
We also have award-winning dining options to suit every taste. Hit the greens at one of our five acclaimed golf courses, pamper yourself in our two luxury spas, dine at one of our 18 restaurants or play on one of our 2,000 slots and 85 tables.
Darien Lake Amusement Park’s wide variety of entertainment has made it “destination fun” since 1964. Located 45 minutes from Niagara Falls between Buffalo and Rochester, N.Y., today the park boasts more than 45 rides, including six world-class roller coasters; dozens of family-friendly rides; the region’s largest water park complete with wave pool; a 20,000-seat performing arts center, operated by Live Nation; and world-class in-park entertainment with daily performances by Nik Wallenda all season.
Located on the western most Finger Lake of Conesus Lake, Conesus Lake Campground is nestled along the eastern shoreline and provides guests with easy access to the lake. Conesus Lake is admired and enjoyed for its beauty, and many recreational activities.