Community Events Penn Yan NY

Things To Do Near Penn Yan, NY

A mix of scenic beauty and enjoyable, friendly company makes every visit to Penn Yan, NY, a trip to remember. Whether you want to have some fun on the lake, or perhaps you want to partake in one of the many community events, the exciting options are numerous.

Here at Friendly Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram, we’re proud to serve and be a part of such a wonderful community like Penn Yan. So, if you’re around Penn Yan, Geneva, Watkins Glen, or Hammondsport, here are just a couple of the many community events in the area.

Spend Some Time on the Water

Penn Yan is located on the northern tip of Keuka Lake, the central lake of the Finger Lakes region of Western New York.

As you can imagine, this presents you with a wide range of fun, enjoyable lake activities. If you want to spend a relaxing day casting out lines, and catching all sorts of big fish, you can do that. If you’d prefer a more fast-paced activity, you can do that too, with everything from waterskiing to tubing. Being out on the water is just one of the many appealing aspects of visiting Penn Yan.

Stop by for Some Entertainment

The continuous stream of community events around Penn Yan, Geneva, Watkins Glen, and Hammondsport is sure to be a hit with the whole family. If you’d like to get involved with any of the exciting activities around the area, check out our list of upcoming events on this page!


November 2018 Events


Deck the Halls Weekend
November 16, 2018 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Seneca Lake Wine Trail Seneca Lake, NY

2018 is our 27th annual Deck the Halls Weekend! Enjoy the holiday season with a weekend of fun and relaxation.


Preparing for Winter
November 17, 2018
Genesee Country Village & Museum 10:00 AM

Wander through the rustic winter setting as villagers busy themselves with preparations for the coming season. Interact with the villagers as they demonstrate a variety of activities, including: candle making, spinning wool and meat preservation. Our Nature Center will be demonstrating how to carve spiles – wooden taps for harvesting maple sap from trees – as well as a 1 pm trail walk to discuss spile placement and sap harvesting. You can even complete some holiday shopping at the Flint Hill Store, featuring lovely, unique and handmade gifts! Light fare, snacks and drinks will be available for purchase inside the Banquet Center. Don’t forget to make handmade crafts at the Crafts for Christmas program in our warm and cozy Meeting Center, decorated for the holiday season!

Admission: Adults $10. All kids (ages 17 & under) FREE! GCV&M Members FREE! (Please note that admission does not include the cost of our Crafts at Christmas program.)


Geneva on the Lake
November 22, 2018
Geneva on the Lake, 1001 Lochland Rd. Geneva, NY 3:00 PM

Geneva On The Lake is the place to celebrate Thanksgiving. Traditional Thanksgiving Day Dinner

with Jazz Pianist Johnny Russo. Gather your friends, family or your office staff to celebrate a truly memorable holiday lunch in our beautifully decorated Lancellotti Dining Room