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Dr. Konstantin Frank Winery Named Wine & Spirits Magazine's Top 100 Winery of 2019

Dr. Konstantin Frank Winery Named Wine & Spirits Magazine's Top 100 Winery of 2019

Dr. Konstantin Frank Winery was named by Wine & Spirits Magazine as one of the Top 100 Wineries of 2019. In the international field of 100 wineries, Dr. Konstantin Frank Winery joins such prestigious wineries as Champagne Krug, Domaine de Pégau, Joh. Jos. Prüm, Marchesi Antinori, Ridge Vineyards, and many others. Dr. Konstantin Frank Winery was the only winery named from the Finger Lakes region of New York. The winery previously was named Wine & Spirits Magazine Top 100 in 2016.

Bushels & Barrels on the Square | Saturday, October 5th

Bushels & Barrels on the Square  |  Saturday, October 5th

Bushels & Barrels on the Square arrives on Saturday, October 5th from 10:00AM - 5:00PM! Enjoy live music from some local favorite musicians, and sip samples of product from several amazing wineries, distilleries, breweries, and cideries. Tasting wristbands (valid from 12p-4p) will be available for $15 per person (21+ and you MUST bring ID) which includes a collectible festival imprint wine glass. A variety of food & craft vendors will be set up on the square, and as always, many of our shoppes and restaurants will be open and offering harvest-themed promotions to compliment the event.

Business After Hours @ Over the Bridge Wine & Beer Bar on Wednesday, October 16th

Business After Hours @ Over the Bridge Wine & Beer Bar on Wednesday, October 16th

Chamber members and the general public are invited to the FINAL Business After Hours of 2019 at Over the Bridge Wine & Beer Bar (54 Pulteney Street, Hammondsport) on Wednesday, October 16th from 5p-6:30p. Check out their recently expanded space, enjoy delicious hors d’oeuvres, enter the FREE drawing to win cool prizes, and catch up with friends and fellow business owners. The Chamber will also randomly select (1) name from our entire membership to win Chamber Bucks! The last few winners have been absent so the winnings are up to $50 this month. This event is FREE but we ask that everyone please RSVP so we can adequately prepare refreshments. Don’t forget to bring your rack cards to exchange!

Finger Lakes Wine Country Recognized as Best Wine Region for the Second Year in a Row!

Finger Lakes Wine Country Recognized as Best Wine Region for the Second Year in a Row!

Finger Lakes Wine Country has once again been recognized as the Best Wine Region by USA Today10Best Readers’ Choice Awards. The region was named the Best Wine Region in 2018 as well. Over a period of 28 days, readers voted for their favorite wine region through USA Today’s online poll. The Finger Lakes region competed against nineteen other wine regions across the United States; the Top 10 being recognized by USA Today as the best, with the Finger Lakes taking the highest honor once again.

Major events coming to Hammondsport this August & September!

Major events coming to Hammondsport this August & September!

Just because summer is almost over (sad face) doesn’t mean that the good times have to end! In fact, it’s during late summer and autumn when you’ll find some truly unique events in Hammondsport. We’ll name a few below in the hopes that you’ll be inspired to plan a weekend getaway to “America’s Coolest Small Town!”

Business After Hours @ Shaw Agency, Inc. and Hammondsport Feral Cat Project

Business After Hours @ Shaw Agency, Inc. and Hammondsport Feral Cat Project

Chamber members and the general public are invited to the next Business After Hours at Shaw Agency, Inc. (23 Shethar Street, Hammondsport) on Wednesday, September 18th from 5p-6:30p. Shaw Agency will co-host this event with Hammondsport Feral Cat Project! Come and enjoy a tour of the fully restored interior of the building (originally built in 1848), enjoy delicious hors d’oeuvres from Restaurant 209, wine & spirit / Iceburg Vodka tastings with Shaw Vineyards , enter the FREE drawing to win cool prizes, and catch up with friends and fellow business owners. The Chamber will also randomly select (1) name from our entire membership to win Chamber Bucks (must be present to win). The last few winners have been absent so the winnings are up to $50 this month. This event is FREE but we ask that everyone please RSVP so we can adequately prepare refreshments. Don’t forget your to bring your rack cards to exchange!