The Finger Lakes Region is a 9,000-square-mile four-season playground packed with wine, water and fascinating stories. We’ve shared some story angles relating to our history, culture, attractions and tourism trends. You’ll also find our press releases and recent articles to keep you informed on what’s happening in and around the Finger Lakes. 

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For more information contact:

Liz Weeden
Quinn PR
212-868-1900 x253

Lisa Burns, Executive Director
Finger Lakes Regional Tourism Council


Please click here to view our latest media kit

Press Releases: 

Regional Tourism Organization for the Finger Lakes names new Executive Director

Finger Lakes Region Releases List of Travel Trends for 2018

Tourism Assets Expand as New Businesses Open in the Finger Lakes

Off-Season Programming Supports Winter in the Finger Lakes

World Canals Conference Comes to Syracuse, N.Y.

Finger Lakes Regional Tourism Council Supports Tourism Industry


Destination Wide Market Analysis & Strategic Marketing Plan: Research Summary

Destination Wide Market Analysis & Strategic Marketing Plan

Economic Impact Report: Finger Lakes 2017

Check out some of our recent stories:

More Wine Less Whine: Best Wine Lover Destinations

The New York Times “Bed and Breakfast and Potbellied Pigs”

Chuck Miller’s review of his golf-infused visit to the Finger Lakes on Real Golf Radio

Famous Foodies “5 Minutes with Famous Foodie: Chef Julie Taboulie”

Barclaycard Travel Community “Finger Lakes with Kids: An Outdoor Adventure Travel Guide”

NY Daily News “13 Reasons Why New York’s Finger Lakes Region Should be at the Top of Your Bucket List” 

The New York Times “Craft Breweries Multiply in the Finger Lakes” 

Thrillist “Why You Need to Take a Finger Lakes Road Trip Right … Now”