November, 2020
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saturday November 14, 2020 Harvest dinner

Enjoy a locally sourced dinner at J.R.Dill!

 

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December, 2020
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January, 2021
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Sat-Tue January 11-20, 2021 Bargain Bash

Fri 12-5pm, Sat/Sun 10am-5pm

Enjoy great deals, special promotions, and discounts during this trail-wide sale. Many of our wineries participate and offer tremendous opportunities to shop and save! We’ll announce deals as we get closer to the event. Stay tuned to our website, social media channels, and monthly emails. $0 – FREE!

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Saturday January 11, 2021 Crystal city Wine Festival

Saturday 12-9pm This is a ticketed event find more information here

Your opportunity to taste and purchase a wide variety of upstate New York wines, beer,spirits,cheese, honey and more in the beautiful corning museum of glass!

Saturday January 11, 2021 country Fried Steak and Old Fashioneds

Dundoit socials are a special menu night featuring a different theme every week!

Serving the regular menu along side the featured menu from 5:30pm-9:30pm more info.

Every year we debate this Dundoit and every year we keep coming back to home amazing the good is! Seriously. Join us and see why our staff fights for this one every year!

Fri-Sun January 17-19, 2021 Global Eats & Local Wine

Fri 12-5pm, Sat/Sun 10am-5pm

International flavor comes to Seneca Lake! Enjoy a self-guided tour around Seneca Lake while exploring the unique, delicious pairings of Seneca Lake wines with foods from a variety of nations and cultures at 21 participating Seneca Lake Wine Trail wineries. Tickets are $40 per person. Use the code “20VISIT” for $5 off tickets purchased online.

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Saturday January 18, 2021 The Winter Gala Whimsical Woodlands

Join us for a whimsical night in the woodlands at the Chamber’s Winter Gala presented by Visions Federal Credit Union on Saturday, January 18th 2020 at the Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel. The event will feature a cocktail hour, dinner, awards ceremony, live and silent auctions, music, dancing and more!

Tickets are $100 per person and advance purchase is requires no later than January 10th.

Tables of ten are available. To Purchase tickets, please contact Liz at (607)535-4300 or liz@watkinsglenchamber.com

saturday January 18, 2021 Lamb Dumplings

Dundoit socials are a special menu night featuring a different theme every week!

Serving the regular menu along side the featured menu from 5:30pm-9:30pm more info.

Dumplings we all love them. Last years amazing lamb dumplings got their very own Dundoit social!

Saturday January 25, 2021 Return of Brisket and Beer

Dundoit socials are a special menu night featuring a different theme every week!

Serving the regular menu along side the featured menu from 5:30pm-9:30pm more info.

Brisket is back! This is the time to get some if you missed out earlier in the year!

Saturday January 25-26, 2021 Blind Tasting Series

Explore the world of wine through a Blind Tasting Series in Boundary Breaks warehouse, at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. or 3 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday throughout the winter.

This blind tastings theme is Comparing Related Varietals

$20 a seat. Three sessions a day. 11am, 1pm, 3pm. 20 seats a session.

You can find more information here.

Sunday January 26, 2021 Craft and Draft with Sam!
EL RANCHO MEXICAN RESTAURANT AND GRILL
CRAFT & DRAFT WITH SAM!
You will be guided by Sam Mi in creating your own mason jar wood flower arrangement. Attendees will paint their mason jar, or leave it as it is, and choose from a variety of flowers and accents! While crafting, a complimentary beverage will also be included. This class is great to do with a friend or solo. For more information or to sign up for this experience scheduled for Sunday, January 26 from 1-2:30pm, please visit the Facebook event page here, and make sure to tell Sam your email address and accent color of choice.
Thursday January 30-1, 2021 Watkins Glen Ice Bar

Our 2020 Ice Bar will take place January 30, 31 & February 1, 2020
Tickets go on sale December 1st at 12:01am on brownpapertickets.com

Bundle up and step into a winter wonderland of over 25,000 pounds of ice meticulously carved into breathtaking ice sculptures, martini ice luges, and the coolest bars in town! Each year Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel hosts winter’s hottest party – our signature ICE Bar – to benefit a local charity.

Bringing much needed merriment to winter’s longest stretch, ICE Bar promises thrills and chills as our magnificent grounds are transformed into adult playgrounds punctuated by roaring fire pits. Inside, the fun continues as partygoers revel in great music, their favorite cocktails and light hors d’oeuvres. The evening ends with a blaze of color as fireworks streak across the sky. It’s an amazing and unforgettable night, which is why tickets always sell out quickly.

February, 2021
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Saturday February 1, 2021 South African Street Food

Dundoit socials are a special menu night featuring a different theme every week!

Serving the regular menu along side the featured menu from 5:30pm-9:30pm more info.

Bunny Chow is back! This South African curry dish is served in a bread load and is seriously so good at combating the winter chill! It also tastes so good with a cold glass of Caperitif.

Wednsday February 5, 2021 After hours mixer: Barnstormer Winery

this years first After hours Mixer will be hosted by Barnstormer Winery at their tasting room!

While an excellent networking opportunity, our generous host will also be providing local meats and cheese for grazing, discounts off both tastings and bottles, and will be giving away a bottle of their popular 2017 Angel’s share (a sparkling Vignoles) to one lucky winner!

 

For more information click here.

Thursday February 6, 2021 National Ballet Theater of Odessa Swan Lake

This full-scale production, set to the music of Pyotr Tchaikovsky and based on German legend, follows a heroic young prince as he works to free the beautiful swan maiden from an evil spell. The Legendary National Ballet Theatre of Odessa with 55 Ukrainian talented and brightest ballet Stars to bring this romantic tale of true love to glorious life!

Fri-Sun February 7-9, 2021 Chocolate & Wine Weekend

Fri 12-5pm, Sat/Sun 10am-5pm

A savory and sweet pre-cursor to Valentine’s Day! Enjoy a self-guided tour around beautiful Seneca Lake while exploring the unique, delicious pairings of local wines with foods prepared with chocolate, enabling a larger range of pairing experiences at any of the 23 participating Seneca Lake Wine Trail wineries. Tickets are $40 per person. Use the code “20VISIT” for $5 off tickets purchased online.

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March, 2021
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October, 2021
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Stay Small, Stay Safe

The health and safety of our guests and staff are our top priority, and we have made some important changes to prepare for your future visit to Watkins Glen. Find out how you can stay small, stay safe at Idlwilde Inn; as well as top summer activities to enjoy while still implementing social distancing. We hope to welcome you soon!

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