Arts and Wine Festival

August 1, Arts and Wine Festival
10 am - 5 pm, Courthouse Park. The Festival hosts over 20 wineries representing the finest that New York State has to offer. Over 60 artists, live music on 2 stages throughout the day, chalk drawing contest, artistic car show, numerous food vendors offering choices for every taste. For more information visit




Cortland Repertory Theatre

through August 8, "Sherlock Holmes and the West End Horror" (CRT)

Cortland Repertory Theatre, Little York Pavilion. A despicable theatre critic has been murdered, and there’s no end to the list of suspects. Young aspiring Irish playwright George Bernard Shaw entices his good friends Holmes and Watson to take on the case. As they cross swords with the most famous literary luminaries of the day including Bram Stoker, Gilbert & Sullivan, Henry Irving, and a young H. G. Wells, Holmes comes face-to-face with his own celebrity. Tickets go on sale starting May 18. For more information call 800-427-6160 or visit

Bluegrass Ramble Picnic

August 2, Bluegrass Ramble Picnic

10 am - 7 pm, Dwyer Memorial Park, Little York. The Picnic is free and open to the public, and all bands performing donate their musical services. The event is held under a huge tent so weather is not a problem. Food and beverages will be available and the Picnic hosts arts & crafts vendors and band tables with CDs and bluegrass souvenirs. For more information call (315) 457-6100, e-mail or visit

Cortland Youth Bureau

August 5, Movies Under the Stars: Annie

Dusk at Courthouse Park. Bring a blanket, some snacks, and enjoy the movie! Rain Location: County Office Building Gym. For more information call (607) 753-3021 or visit

Courthouse Park

August 6, Summer Concert Series: Old Timers Band

7 pm, Courthouse Park. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy the music! For more information call (607) 753-3021.

Cortland YWCA

August 7, YWCA Pig-N-Par Golf Tournament

9 am, Willowbrook Golf Course. 13th Annual Pig-N-Par Golf Tournament followed by a pork BBQ! All proceeds stay locally and benefit the programs and services offered at the YWCA. $60 per player, $240 per team, captain and crew format; men's, women's, and mixed teams. Register at For more information call (607) 753-9651, e-mail or visit

First Friday Art Event

August 7, First Friday Art Event

5-8 pm. First Fridays celebrate the art and culture of our local community on the first Friday of each month. Participating galleries, studios, artists, interested businesses, music and performing arts venues will be open to the public to spotlight the arts. For more information visit, or our Facebook page.

Courthouse Park

August 8, Cortland Comeback

1-9 pm, Courthouse Park. Sponsored by the Cortland and Homer Class of 1989. With all of the tragedy that has happened lately we are inviting everyone to come to our FREE fun family event. In lieu of an admission fee we are asking each family to please donate a non perishable food item for the local food pantries! Don't forget to bring your own lawn chair! We will have bands, vendors, various human service agencies, and lots of fun stuff for kids too! For more information call (607) 662-4101, e-mail or visit us on Facebook.

Center for the Arts

August 8, Henhouse Prowlers

8 pm, Center for the Arts, 72 S. Main St., Homer. Eleven years in the making, Chicago’s Henhouse Prowlers have built a reputation for hard work and non-stop touring, playing music inspired by the roots of bluegrass while branching out into a sound uniquely their own. From lightning fast picking, to sentimental ballads—playing storied original material, traditional songs, and contemporary covers—The Prowlers’ live show leaves no one wanting. Admission $18, students (18+) $10, Seniors $14. For more information call (607) 749-4900 or visit

Cortland City Seal

Energy ChallengeEnergy Challenge Program

The typical household in Central New York wastes about 30 percent of its energy consumption. The Challenge Team program is designed to reduce that energy waste.

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