What’s going on in Cortland this weekend? Here’s a quick rundown of some of the weekend’s biggest events:
Travis Rocco and Spaceship Days at Main Street Music Series
Bring your own lawn chair to sit back and enjoy the music. Food and adult beverages for sale at venue.
Date/time: Fri., July 24, gates open at 5:30p.m.; first band at 6 p.m.; second at 8:00 p.m.
Location: 64 Main Street
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1458684257764229/
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Spaceship Days featuring Adam Lee Decker http://
The Route 90 50-mile Garage Sale
Sales galore along Scenic by-way Route 90, along Cayuga Lake from Montezuma to Homer. The annual 50 mile Route 90 Garage Sale takes on a festival atmosphere each year as friends, family members and the occasional family dog go searching for surprises. Stretching along the roadside of Route 90 – a Scenic New York State Byway, the sale runs from Montezuma in the north to the Village of Homer at the southern end.
Date/Time: Sat. – Sun., 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Location: Route 90, from the village of Homer to Montezuma
Dryden Lake Fest
Not Cortland County, but pretty close! Music, fireworks, a 5K, a kayak triathlon, sheep shearing, archery competitions…will the fun ever end?
Date/time: Sat. July 25 @ 8:30am
Location: Dryden Lake Park
National Day of the Cowboy at the CNY Living History Center
Come out and see Old West exhibitions, demonstrations and skits.
Date/Time: Sat. July 25, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Location: CNY Living History Center, 4386 Route 11, Cortland, N.Y.
Featuring classic war planes and free helicopter and plane rides all day.
Date/time: Sat. July 25 @ 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Location: Cortland County Airport, 922 Rt. 222
Watch the Seven Valley Rollers take on Port City Roller Derby
Date/time: Doors open at 6 p.m., whistle blows at 7 p.m.
Location: J.M. McDonald Sports Complex
Free movies at Homer Horror Fest
Cinematic murder, mayhem and magic fill the big screen this July at C4A’s first-ever free summer film fest, featuring a line-up of horror cult classics. Doors open at 6 p.m. for refreshments, film trivia and an informal film discussion, followed by thematically grouped film trilogies starting at 6:30 p.m. and running until approximately midnight.
Poltergeist – 6:30 p.m.
The Sixth Sense – 8:30 p.m.
The Exorcist – 10:15 p.m.
Location: Center for the Arts of Homer, 72 S. Main St, Homer, N.Y.