- Our list of the best things to do in Canandaigua, New York, features the top 104 nearby activities — including 44 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Canandaigua, NY has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Food & Drink, Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 17 things to do within the city of Canandaigua, NY , followed by 87 popular activities in nearby cities, including Rochester, Penn Yan, Geneva, Naples, Seneca Falls, Henrietta, Penfield, Brighton and Bloomfield
99% 84 votes
5589 South Hill Road, Canandaigua, NY 14424 MoreLess Info
From zip lines to challenge courses, Bristol Mountain Aerial Adventures offers visitors an adventure through the tree line from an elevated platform. The courses suspend visitors in the air while they cross log bridges, barrels, tight ropes, and other obstacles.
86% 536 votes
151 Charlotte Street, Canandaigua, NY 14424 MoreLess Info
Guided walking tours of the Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Park are included with the price of admission, and children are able to enjoy a game of 'I Spy' along the walking trail. There is also an on-site wine center that offers daily tastings.
95% 38 votes
295 North Main Street, Canandaigua, NY MoreLess Info
An 1816 mansion with carriage house, Granger Homestead and Carriage Museum provides guided tours of the house, garden and two carriage barns with stories of the Granger family. It features period furnishings and artifacts, carriages, sleighs and farming equipment.
84% 135 votes
800 South Main Street, Canandaigua, NY 14424 MoreLess Info
Classes are the primary focus of the New York Wine & Culinary Center so that guests can learn more about wine, food, and cooking. There is also a tasting room that features beer and wine from all over New York state and an upstairs bistro.
Visitors of the Constellation Brands - Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center (CMAC), located on the campus of Finger Lakes Community College, will be able to watch a variety of concerts during the summer months. The location's maximum seating capacity is 15,000.
City managed and operated, Kershaw Park offers residents and visitors of Canandaigua, the opportunity to enjoy a variety of fun outdoor activities. With recent renovations, the park includes a walking trail, public beach, boating dock and picnic gazebo.
At the Bristol Mountain Ski Resort, visitors will be able to ski on a mountain with a 2,200-foot elevation at the summit. The location also hosts snowsports adventure camps, ski and snowboard lessons for both children and adults, and equipment rentals.
Numerous attractions are featured at the Roseland Waterpark when it is open during the summer season. The site has a wave pool, children's play area, a raft ride, speed slides, and tube slides in addition to a few non-water attractions.
Finger Lakes Gallery & Frame offers an extensive inventory of important American paintings, select antiques, fine regional art, imaginative jewelry and innovative framing. They are a destination for an eclectic and interesting selection of items that reflect value and beauty.