Genesee County Blog

Check out our blog for hand-selected things to see and do in Genesee County direct from the experts

Community Holiday Festivals

With our first snow behind us, we're all starting to 'deck the halls' and get into the spirit of the season. This time of year provides us with…

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A Holiday Shopping Adventure: Shop Small This Season

When the leaves start to show their vibrant fall colors, and the air has a chill, you know the holiday season is right around the corner! If…

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Gift Local With Adam Miller Toy & Bicycle

The holiday season is filled with family, friends, great food, and lots of shopping. This year, skip the big box stores and crowded malls –…

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It's Holiday Season at Oliver's Candies!

Walking into Oliver’s Candies is a treat for the senses – the smell of chocolate and other sweets-in-the-making, the shelves of bright,…

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Easter Shopping at Oliver's Candies & Sweet Life Country Store!

              Easter is right around the corner and everyone's favorite chocolate store has been busy making…

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Fill Your Easter Baskets with Oliver's Candies

              Easter is right around the corner and everyone's favorite chocolate store has been busy making…

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Christmas in the City ©Andy Olenick

Holiday Happenings

The next two weekends are jam-packed with holiday fun! From train rides to crafting and everything in-between, there's a festive event for everyone.…

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Grizzwoode poster ©Eli Fish

Thanksgiving Eve Celebrations

Coming home for the holidays or just passing through? Be sure to stop at one (or all) of these festive 'Thanksgiving Eve' gatherings! Grizzwoode |…

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 Winter in Downtown Batavia

Make a Holiday Impression: Shop Small, Gift Big, Buy Local

With the first snowfall under our belts, we’re all starting to create our holiday shopping lists.  There’s so many wonderful shops in…

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7 Stellar New Year’s Resolutions: Genesee County Style

You made the promise - 2019 is the year to do it all and do it right. And in Genesee County, we’re here to help. We’ve rounded up seven…

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Eat, Drink, and Be Merry: Winter Festivities & Fun in Genesee County

Sleigh bells ring, children sing, and winter is all around us. The holiday season has arrived, and celebrations and festivities abound in Genesee…

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Stock the Tree, Stuff the Stockings, and Save: Shop Local this Holiday Season

The holiday season is filled with family, friends, great food… and lots of shopping. This year, skip the big box stores and crowded malls…

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Sweets and Suites: Creating the Perfect Valentine’s Day

The most romantic day of the year is almost here. From cards and candies, to flowers and delectable, local fare, there are plenty of ways to show your…

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