Thursday, July 25th, 5-9PM; Bridge Street (Riverside Drive to Pulteney Street). Due to the Bridge Street bridge being closed, there will be a free shuttle running from Tioga Ave bus stop to the event continuously throughout the night. Handicapped parking will be available on-site. Parking will also be available at CMOG welcome center.
Join us on Corning's Bridge Street to celebrate summer in our downtown! Event participants will sample a "taste" of many Gaffer District restaurants and businesses, as the street will be closed! In an effort to showcase small businesses within our gorgeous downtown, this event will feature Gaffer District food vendors and merchants only. Children's activities and live music will ensure fun for the whole family. Taste of Summer will feature free activities and entertainment items such as, but not limited to:
7-9pm: Southern Accents (Tom Petty tribute band)
Check out their website here and a live performance!
5-6:30pm: The Royal Tease
Check out their music video & live show! Visit them on Facebook for more
Musical entertainment including headliner band Southern Accents (Tom Petty tribute band) and The Royal Tease
Kids Activities - 5-9 pm (i.e. face painting, inflatables, etc.)
Fashion Show - 5:30 & 6:30PM (featuring styles from Bass, Van Heusen, Cotton Gin, and Confluence Running)
Classic Car Cruise-In (sponsored by Roadmasters)
Taste of Summer Food Court presented by M&T Bank with seating sponsored by Harley-Davidson, enjoy great food selections from Gaffer District businesses
Step inside one of Corning's breweries, Carey's Brewhouse, to buy a pint!
Great services from our Gaffer District businesses
A showcase of Gaffer District business, restaurants, retail, the arts, etc.