- TripBuzz discovered 50 different types of activities for couples in the Elmira area, including Bowling (like Rossi Lanes), Amusement Parks (All Ages) (like Eldridge Park), Breweries (like Upstate Brewing Company) and Pubs (like Brady's Pub), and much more.
- We discovered a total of 46 date ideas in or near Elmira, New York, including 33 fun or romantic activities in nearby cities within 25 miles like Watkins Glen, Corning, Horseheads and Hector.
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For 20 consecutive years, the Watkins Glen International has hosted the United States Grand Prix. Now it hosts 2 NASCAR Series, the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series, the U.S. Vintage Grand Prix, and the Finger Lakes Wine Festival.
The Watkins Glen State Park is the most popular in the Finger Lakes area, because it has a 400 foot-deep gorge, which forms 19 waterfalls. Among the amenities in here can be mentioned the picnic areas, the pavilions, the camping sites, and the playgrounds.
The centerpiece of the park in which it is found, the Gorge at Watkins Glen State Park was created by the glaciers immediately after the Ice Age. It is basically a 400 foot-deep narrow cut in the earth, through which several waterfalls pass.
Spanning 35 acres, Clute Park Campground runs along Seneca Lake and provides a boat launch into the lake. The park has areas for soccer, baseball and tennis as well as picnic areas, a skate park and playground.
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2 North Franklin Street, Watkins Glen, NY 14891 MoreLess Info
34 wineries and vineyards are connected by the Seneca Lake Wine Trail. Annual festivals and programs are organized on this trail, such as the Bargain Bash at the beginning of each year, or the Chocolate and Wine Weekend, during the Valentine's Day.
The Seneca Lake Winery Association coordinates events among the many and varied wineries of the Seneca Lake region. The association sponsors wine and food pairing weekends, a wine trail activity, and many other special events.