Named as a Top 100 Events in North America by ABA® | Live Glassmaking Demos | Fire & Fine Arts | Vendors | Music & Entertainment
WINEGLASS 8K | Shopping | Dining | Family Activities | Spectacular Anniversary Fireworks
TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence Recipient
"A beautiful historic street," says one senior TripAdvisor member. "...take time to walk along historic Market Street, shop, eat, and sometimes hear live music in Centerway Square. It is one of the nicest historic streets I have encountered."
An I Love New York® Top Shopping Destination
Corning's Gaffer District is pleased to have been mentioned as one of only seven major shopping destinations in all of New York State.
A Top Culinary Destination by Bon Appétit Magazine
The Gaffer District is also named as a top culinary travel destination for festivals and events throughout the entire Appalachian region, an honor reserved for only 39 other locations along the East Coast.
Named as One of 10 Great Streets by American Planning Association®
All year round, our District streets are alive with events, dining, & shopping!
Corning voted "The Most Fun Small Town in America!" by Rand McNally®
Meet your friends in Corning after work, celebrate the end of the day with a refreshing cocktail, wander through one of our art galleries, and indulge yourselves with a dessert from the Chocolate Trail.
Known for its picturesque Centerway Square, our downtown is filled with the promise of fabulous shopping and amazing food!
When you shop locally in Corning, it makes a difference!