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!


October 2018 Events Near Me

1886 Wine & Food Experience

October 5-28, 2018 ; 11:00 am to 2:00 pm

Dr. Frank Winery – 9683 Middle Road, Hammondsport, NY

Tour the historic Dr. Konstantin Frank barrel cellar followed by a seated flight of red and white barrel fermented wines paired with hearty small foods. $35 per person. Wine & Food Pairings:
Welcome Wine: 2013 Blanc de Noirs ; 2016 Hilda Chardonnay: Sheldrake Moon and Black Pepper Gourgère, Fig Jam ; 2016 Cabernet Franc with Toasted Millet, Charred Brussels Sprout, Wild Mushrooms, White Truffle Oil ; 2016 Saperavi with Roasted Carrot, Green Olive, Mint ; 2015 Lena Reserve with Persimmon Cake, Candied Bacon, Espresso Syrup *Wines and vintages are subject to change due to availability.


1000 Books Before Kindergarten Party

October 15, 2018 ; 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm

Penn Yan Public Library – 214 Main Street, Penn Yan, NY 14527

Join us on the third Monday of the month for a fun evening storytime and a chance to spend time with other families participating in the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program. We will have stories, snacks, and dedicated time to read together, plus a chance to pick your free books for reaching your child’s reading goals. Not yet a participant? It’s the perfect time to join! The 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program is just for kids from newborns up to those who have not yet entered Kindergarten. Older siblings are welcome at these storytimes. Bring the whole family and celebrate your commitment to the future success of your little one! No registration is required for this free program.


Monsters in the Museum

October 27 2018 ; 11:00 am to 3:00 pm

8419 State Route 54, Hammondsport, NY 14840

CALLING ALL BOILS AND GHOULS! Join us for a spooktacular day of kid-friendly activities, and KIDS IN COSTUME RECEIVE FREE ADMISSION!