Genesee County, NY
A fun and friendly destination! Conveniently located halfway between Niagara Falls/Buffalo and Rochester, Genesee County has three major exits off the NYS Thruway (I-90): Exits 47, 48, and 48A.
We’re located less than an hour from the Canadian border and Niagara Falls to the west, and the Finger Lakes Region to the east.
With over 1000 hotel rooms, great dining selections, and interesting things to see and do, Genesee County offers something for everyone!
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Downs’ remodeling project enters home stretch
December 19, 2014
The marquee feature tying together the major aspects of Batavia Downs’ $30 million capital project opened with little fanfare Thursday, but there were many proud faces as the first patrons walked through the Downs’ new main entrance. Continue reading
Genesee, Orleans team up to lure visitors for fishing opportunities
December 16, 2014
The Genesee County Chamber of Commerce and Orleans County Tourism announced Monday they have teamed up to offer fishing packages for out-of-state visitors. Continue reading
Oliver’s Candies planning new neon sign with message board
December 12, 2014
Some might call the Oliver’s Candies sign iconic, but objects only become iconic with age, and age means expensive to maintain and problem-plagued.
PHOTOS: Christmas lights on Fargo Road
December 10, 2014
Area youngsters and their parents gathered for ”Children’s Night” Tuesday to observe the Christmas light display of Jim and Connie DiSalvo at 9180 Fargo Rd., Stafford. Continue reading
Dec. 31 centennial bash to feature musical show
December 8, 2014
Lights, games, music, food, fireworks and the largest stage ever constructed in Batavia will help to ring in the New Year and celebrate the city’s 100th birthday, Centennial Committee members say. Continue reading