People love coming to the Finger Lakes for summer weekend getaways, week-long family vacations, or for an extended vacation; the region’s scenic beauty and local charm keep people coming back.
Seneca Lake, NY (PRWEB) August 13, 2012
The second annual Finger Lakes Music and Wine Festival will be held at Seneca Lake in Geneva, New York August 17 and 18. The Dave Matthews tribute band Big Eyed Phish will take the main stage Friday night, while legendary guitarist and a founding member of the Allman Brothers Band will headline Saturday night’s live entertainment. Travelers descending on Seneca Lake for the festival are booking private vacation rentals in the Seneca Lake area through NYVacationRentals.com.
Organizers are attempting to break the world record for the largest wine tasting event, an honor currently held by Spain’s Aranda de Duero with 5,095 participants.
In addition to the headlining acts, the 2012 Seneca Lake Music and Wine Festival will also feature classic rock, country, jazz, and blues artists from around the region including The Tommy Burnett Band, Taran, Paul Cummings & The Crossroads, Ruby Shoes, and Mochester.
Thirty-two wineries surround the deep blue waters of Seneca Lake, a vacation destination rich in history and the production of world-class wines. The Finger Lakes climate supports cultivating of hardy native grapes and premium hybrids, as well as more delicate varieties like Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Cabernet Franc and Riesling. The famous Seneca Lake Wine Trail is a year-round visitor destination, and private Seneca Lake vacation lodgings are available year round for visitors looking for a non-hotel option.
More and more travelers are discovering the value of a private vacation rental home or cabin in the Seneca Lake region or anywhere across New York State. In addition to the privacy, guess enjoy a full kitchen and laundry room, and spacious vacation accommodations trump a small hotel room any day.
Visitors can take advantage of the beautiful scenery with their morning cup of coffee, just by sitting on the front porch of their Seneca Lake vacation rental home or cabin.
“People love coming to the Finger Lakes for summer weekend getaways, week-long family vacations, or for an extended vacation,” says Liz Ernst of NYVacationRentals.com. "The region’s scenic beauty and local charm keep people coming back to private vacation properties for short visits; it’s a trend that never loses its appeal.”
The Seneca Lake Music and Wine Festival will also feature a micro-brew tent, artisan cheeses from the Finger Lakes Region, plenty of cuisine at the festival’s “Taste of the Finger Lakes” food court. Two dollars from every wine tasting ticket sold on Saturday night will go directly to the Happiness House in Geneva NY.
For more information on vacation rentals in the Seneca Lake area, visit NYVacationRentals.com.