August 5th, August 12th, August 19th, August 26th
Central Square Concerts in the Park
Concerts in the Park (Presented by Project Bloom) is a series of free concerts held at Goettel Park in Central Square. The August concerts are held from 6-8 pm. The concerts celebrate bluegrass, country, jazz, rock and roll, big band, and more. All concerts have FREE admission and FREE parking. Food, beverages, and face painting are available as well. For more information, visit villageofcentralsquare-ny.us.
September 5th & 6th
Wooden-Apple Farmstead Music and Art Festival
This event is being held at Wooden-Apple Farmstead in Palermo and highlights local musicians and artists. The festival will begin Saturday with a Frisbee Golf Tournament and a Songwriters' Contest. Sunday there is a $5 pancake breakfast and the music starts at 10am and goes all day! This is a free event, but it is requested that attendees bring tips. This money is used to compensate the musicians and the farm for the work it takes to put on the festival. The art portion of the festival will include a kids' community mural, an adult community mural, and art vendors. find them on Facebook to learn more and stay up to date!
The Dunkin' Run: 21st Annual Arc Race
This annual fundraising event held by the Arc of Onondaga Foundation is located at Long Branch Park in Liverpool. The event includes a USATF certified half marathon and 5K, a non-competitive 3K Fun Walk, a KIDZ 1 Mile Fun Run, and a Family Fun Zone. Arc of Onondaga is one of the largest providers of services to people with developmental disabilities in Onondaga County, serving thousands of individuals and their families and employing 500 people. For more information, visit arcon.org.
10th Annual Polish Fest
Stop down for the 10th Annual Polish Fest from Noon to 7:00PM at the Fulton Polish Home-admission is free! The event features live polish music along with Polish & American cuisine. All proceeds from the event will go towards building improvements. Show your support and stop out!
September 19th and 20th
Crank It Up! Antique Tractor & Engine Show
This family-friendly two day event is brings in crowds of over 1,000 to the Oswego County Fairgrounds from around 20 NY counties, 6 states, and Canada. It features free parking, admission by donation, and handicap accessibility. Events include vintage farm machinery, crafts, tractor pulls, music, and other traditional agriculture activities. Gates open at 8:00 AM. Proceeds benefit the local food pantry. For more information, visit crankituptractorshow.com.
The Women's Fund of Central New York Fall Celebration Luncheon
This annual event is being held at Bellevue Country Club at 11:30 am. The speaker at this year's luncheon is Sheila Mains, founder and CEO of Brownie Brittle. For more information on The Women's Fund of Central New York visit womensfundofcny.org.
September 25th, 26th and 27th
Lioness Club of Central Square Apple Festival
This year's Central Square Apple Festival is being held at the Brewerton Speedway. The festival hours are from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. For rides and food ONLY, Saturday hours are 9:00 am to 6:00 pm and Sunday hours are 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Admission will be $5/carload. FREE shuttle trams will be operated by the Square Valley Trailblazers. The handicapped golf cart shuttles, courtesy of NAPA Auto Parts, will also be available Lioness Club is a nonprofit organization. 100% of the proceeds are donated back into local communities. For more information, visit centralsquareapplefestival.com.
"Cheers to 40 years" Wine and Beer Tasting Anniversary Celebration
This event is celebrating the 40 years the St. Luke Family of Caring has been serving the community. This is a community wide event being held at the Lake Ontario Event and Conference center in Oswego from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm. The event will feature multiple wineries that are all providing free samples, food pairing from local establishments, and a variety of seasonal beer samplings. Click here more information and to purchase tickets.
24th Annual Vera House Foundation "New Beginnings" Gala
This event is being held at the Oncenter to raise funds for the Vera House's programs and services. Vera House serves thousands of women, children and men each year. The event features a 6:00 pm cocktail hour and silent auction, and a 7:00 pm dinner and program.
For more information about the Vera House, event or ticket pricing, visit verahouse.org.