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Special Events

Explore all the fun and exciting things to do in Binghamton, New York. From family events to festivals and attractions, enjoy the best of what Binghamton has to offer.

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Monthly Events

November


  • Nov. 2 - Broadway In Binghamton presents: Beautiful – The Carole King Musical - Beautiful – The Carole King Musical tells the inspiring true story of King’s remarkable rise to stardom, from being part of a hit songwriting team with her husband Gerry Goffin, to her relationship with fellow writers and best friends Cynthia Weil and Barry Mann, to becoming one of the most successful solo acts in popular music history. Along the way, she made more than beautiful music, she wrote the soundtrack to a generation. Featuring a stunning array of beloved songs written…
  • Nov. 3 - Harpur Cinema and the Binghamton University Art Museum present: ‘To Sleep With Anger’ – Charles Burnett – USA – 1990 - To commemorate the 60th anniversary of The Twilight Zone's 1959 debut, the Rod Serling Memorial Foundation presents: SERLING FEST 2019: The TZ @ 60, a three-day celebration in Rod Serling's adopted hometown of Binghamton, New York. Confirmed guests include Rod's daughter, Anne Serling (author of AS I KNEW HIM: MY DAD, ROD SERLING); Mark Olshaker (co-author of MINDHUNTER, inspiration for the acclaimed Netflix series); Mark Dawidziak (author of EVERYTHING I NEED TO KNOW I LEARNED IN THE TWILIGHT ZONE); Nicholas…
  • Nov. 7 - CVAC’s 40th Birthday Party - Crime Victims Assistance Center has been serving the Broome County community and those impacted by crime for forty years. Come join us in celebrating this huge milestone and show your support for this vital agency in our community. Music, entertainment, hor d'oeuvres and a cash bar will all be available in the Ballroom at the Doubletree in Downtown Binghamton. Tickets are $40 and an RSVP is required. Please visit our website at cvac.us for more information.
  • Nov. 8, 10 - Harpur Cinema presents ‘Breaking the Frame’ – Marielle Nitoslawska – Canada – 2012 - Marielle Nitoslawska will be present on Friday Nov. 8 Marielle Nitoslawska’s documentary profiles Carolee Schneemann, an American visual experimental artist known for her performance and body art, and experimental films on sexuality and gender. The documentary reflects the way Schneemann creates a work of art through the use of various formats and mediums, as well as her editing style. “Nitoslawska achieves her own form of engaging delirium by marrying her kaleidoscopic footage with overlapping conversations” (R.C. Baker, The Village Voice).…
  • Nov. 9 - Holiday Sip and Shop – Broome County Urban League - Holiday Sip and Shop! A Broome County Urban League hosted and fundraiser Craft Fair! November 9th 11am-2pm at the Spotlight Restaurant and Lounge, 73 Court St. Binghamton. Enjoy a fun filled Shopping Extravaganza, with raffles, food and beverages available for purchase.
  • Nov. 10 - Maine-Endwell Holiday Craft Fair & Vendor Boutique The Maine-Endwell Class of 2022 presents the 7th Annual Holiday Craft Fair & Vendor Boutique! Free entry & parking, raffles, concession, kids activities & so much more! Over 60 crafters, artisans, local businesses and your favorite direct sales companies under one roof. Student groups too!
  • Nov. 11 - November Luncheon: The Last Wild Tigers of India - Join us November 11th at 12:00 p.m. with photographer and writer Rick Marsi to participate in a luncheon and program where Marsi shares his experience with the rare and endangered Bengal Tigers, the world’s largest cats. Admissions are $20 for both the luncheon and the program or only $5 for the program alone starting at 1:00 p.m. Tickets are available at the door, online, or call (607) 722-4873. Bengal Tigers are among the rarest, largest, and most endangered animals on…
  • Nov. 12 - Silent Book Club -Oftentimes with book clubs there's assigned reading that's rushed at the last minute and once you're there, you feel like you HAVE to have something insightful to say--this is not that kind of book club. Come meet fellow readers, tell us what you're currently reading, grab a drink or some food, and then go and read silently for an hour or more! We meet every second Tuesday at a local establishment. This month it's the Water Street Brewing Co.!
  • Nov. 12 - Joe Bonamassa - Joe Bonamassa has been featured on the cover of virtually every guitar magazine multiple times. His name is notorious among guitarists not only for being a virtuoso, but also for his incredible collection of vintage guitars, gear and memorabilia (which he now calls the Bona-seum).
  • Nov. 14 - Home for the Holidays Celebration Begins - The lights, trees, magic of a Binghamton tradition. Today marks the start of Home for the Holidays–an eight-week celebration of the holidays.
  • Nov. 14 - Warren Miller’s: Timeless - The only constant is change, but winter stoke is eternal. After seven decades of celebrating skiing and snowboarding, Warren Miller Entertainment can confirm that nothing compares to the excitement of another season in the mountains. Join the kickoff to winter with our 70th film, Timeless, presented by Volkswagen, featuring ski veterans like Glen Plake and Forrest Jillson, alongside up and coming athletes like Queen of Corbet’s Catie Zeliff and Olympic skier Jaelin Kauf. Explore the enduring spirit of winter across the globe, from…
  • Nov. 15 - Holiday Mansion Tours - Take a fascinating journey to see the beginnings of holiday traditions as they were in the Gilded Age and learn about the first and only family that resided here. What would Christmas at the Roberson Mansion been like in the early 1900s? How have they changed? Tours are typically 30 – 45 minutes. Tours are first come, first serve, and are limited to 25 people per tour. Tours are included in the price of admission, which is $8 for adults;…
  • Nov. 15, 16, 17 - The Bundy House Ghost Tours - Phantom Visions is proud to announce that we will be conducting monthly ghost tours at the Bundy House starting in November. They will be the third Friday of every month from 8 Pm - 10 Pm and the cost is $15 dollars. To register for these events please send Phantom Visions a message through Facebook Messenger or contact us through email at directorphantomvisions@gmail.com. So come on down to the Bundy House on the dates listed below and share a paranormal…
  • Nov. 16 - Santa’s Craftshop - Enter Santa’s Craftshop where kids of all ages can participate in making a holiday craft celebrating the cultures and traditions that embody this season. Come to our activity lab on the second floor and learn something new about the holidays through a hands-on activity. Santa’s Craftshop is included in Museum admission: $8 for adults; $6 for students, seniors, and military; free for children 4 and under and members. There will also be Holiday Mansion Tours available (included in…
  • Nov. 17 - Mason Warrington Orchestra-Harold Arlen Tribute - MASON WARRINGTON ORCHESTRA: HAROLD ARLEN TRIBUTE The Southern Tier’s premier swing orchestra pays tribute to the music of Harold Arlen who composed over 500 songs, including those for “The Wizard of Oz.” Sunday, November 17 at 2 PM. Tickets: $20 Adult/ $16 Senior/Student/Adult. Purchase tickets at www.goodwilltheatre.net or 607-772-2404 x 301.
  • Nov. 21 - Monthly Poetry Open Mic - A chance to listen or share your words in a supportive and accepting space. Held in the Bundy Museum Annex
  • Nov. 22 - Mick Thomas Comedy - Comedian Mick Thomas, born and raised in Wexford, Ireland, entertains audiences with his honest and genuinely original take on American society and life as a young and dedicated family man. Mick has performed with the biggest names in comedy including Dom Irrera, Norm Macdonald, Jim Breuer, John Pinette, and Greg Giraldo. This performance contains adult subject matter and is intended for adults 18 and over. Friday, November 22 at 7 PM. Tickets: $15. Purchase tickets at www.goodwilltheatre.net or 607-772-2404 x…
  • Nov. 23 - Downtown Abbey Road Cabaret - Did you ever think about how many songs in the Great “American” Songbook were actually penned across the pond in the UK? The New York nightclub world’s most celebrated couple, pianist/singer ERIC COMSTOCK and vocalist BARBARA FASANO, return to Binghamton to celebrate the great songs of Great Britain in their new show, DOWNTOWN ABBEY ROAD: The Best of Britain. Saturday, November 23 at 7 PM. Tickets: $25 Adult/$20 Senior/Student/Child. Purchase tickets at www.goodwilltheatre.net or 607-772-2404 x 301.
  • Nov. 24 - A Magical Cirque Christmas - The producers of Broadway’s smash hit “The Illusionists” have brought together the world’s greatest entertainers for a spell-binding and incredible new holiday production – A MAGICAL CIRQUE CHRISTMAS! Experience the magic of Christmas with dazzling performers and breathtaking cirque artists from all corners of the world, accompanied by your favorite holiday music performed live. Get into the spirit of the season with this merry treat that’s perfect for the entire family.
  • Nov. 25 - enJOY JAZZ Night - Enjoy Jazz Night featuring Jorge Cuevas & the Caribe Jazz Allstars Latin Jazz! Monday, November 25. Tickets: $10. Purchase tickets at www.goodwilltheatre.net or 607-772-2404 x 301
  • Nov. 30 - Subway Eat Fresh Stay Fit 5K - Join us on Saturday, December 7 for the 5th Annual “Subway Eat Fresh Stay Fit 5K.” The race starts at 12:00pm at the Vestal Coal House. This is a USATF certified 5K NY14087JG. The mission of this 5K is to promote exercise and healthy habits during the holiday season and beyond. All runners receive a nutritious Subway lunch and race t-shirt with the $20 race entry fee! Overall and age group winners will receive special medals. Post-race Subway lunches and…
  • Nov. 30 - Santa’s Craftshop - Enter Santa’s Craftshop where kids of all ages can participate in making a holiday craft celebrating the cultures and traditions that embody this season. Come to our activity lab on the second floor and learn something new about the holidays through a hands-on activity. Santa’s Craftshop is included in Museum admission: $8 for adults; $6 for students, seniors, and military; free for children 4 and under and members. There will also be Holiday Mansion Tours available (included in…

December


  • Dec. 1, 6, 7, 8 - Holiday Mansion Tours - The spirit of the season is filling the Roberson Mansion. Take walk into the past through this beautifully decorated Gilded Age mansion, and learn about the first and only family that resided here: Alonzo and Margaret Roberson. We’ll explore some traditions that came about during this time in America, using this historic home to set the scene. What would Christmas at the Roberson Mansion been like in the early 1900s? How have they changed? Answers to these questions and more…
  • Dec. 5 - Broadway In Binghamton presents: Rudolph - The beloved TV classic RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER soars off the screen and onto the stage this holiday season. Come see all of your favorite characters from the special including Santa and Mrs. Claus, Hermey the Elf, Bumble the Abominable Snow Monster, Clarice, Yukon Cornelius and, of course, Rudolph, as they come to life in RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER: THE MUSICAL. It’s an adventure that teaches us that what makes you different can be what makes you special. Don’t miss this wonderful holiday…
  • Dec. 6 - Joyful Ensemble @ Roberson - Come to the Mansion Foyer to hear the talented Joyful Ensemble. Home for the Holidays (November 13 – January 5) offers a variety of entertainment every weekend: special tours, crafts, planetarium shows, and talented community groups to engage the entire family in this wonderful season. Admission to Roberson is $8 for adults; $6 for students, seniors, and military; Free for children 4 and under and Members. Planetarium shows are an additional $4.
  • Dec. 7, 8 - Santa’s Craftshop - Enter Santa’s Craftshop where kids of all ages can participate in making a holiday craft celebrating the cultures and traditions that embody this season. Come to our activity lab on the second floor and learn something new about the holidays through a hands-on activity. Santa’s Craftshop is included in Museum admission: $8 for adults; $6 for students, seniors, and military; free for children 4 and under and members. There will also be Holiday Mansion Tours available (included in…
  • Dec. 7 - Holiday Sip and Shop – Broome County Urban League - Holiday Sip and Shop! A Broome County Urban League hosted and fundraiser Craft Fair! November 9th 11am-2pm at the Spotlight Restaurant and Lounge, 73 Court St. Binghamton. Enjoy a fun filled Shopping Extravaganza, with raffles, food and beverages available for purchase.
  • Dec. 10 - Broadway In Binghamton presents: Jersey Boys "TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE!” – New York Post They were just four guys from Jersey, until they sang their very first note. They had a sound nobody had ever heard… and the radio just couldn’t get enough of. But while their harmonies were perfect on stage, off stage it was a very different story — a story that has made them an international sensation all over again. Go behind the music and inside the story of Frankie Valli and The…
  • Dec. 12 - Christmas Candlelight Tours - Explore the historic Phelps Mansion Museum by candlelight this holiday season. As we explore the mansion in the evening we will be discussing 19th Century Christmas Traditions. Guided tours of the mansion are at 6pm,7pm and 8pm and will be limited to 15 guests per tour. Reservations are necessary so be sure to book early.
  • Dec. 13 - Remember When Quartet -The Remember When Quartet will be putting on a musical performance throughout the Museum and Mansion. Home for the Holidays (November 14 – January 5) offers a variety of entertainment, special tours, crafts, and planetarium shows to engage the entire family in this wonderful season. Admission to Roberson is $8 for adults; $6 for students, seniors, and military; Free for children 4 and under and Members. Planetarium shows are an additional $4.
  • Dec. 14 - Christmas Cookie Run - The 5th Annual Christmas Cookie Run returns to the Vestal Coal House on Saturday, December 14, 2019. This race will be chip timed with awards for overall and age group winners. Post-race fun includes Santa Claus, free kids run with toys, refreshments, and of course delicious homemade cookies. Register at CookieRun.ItsYourRace.com or print form at VestalCoalHouse.com.
  • Dec. 14 - Santa's Craftshop - Enter Santa’s Craftshop where kids of all ages can participate in making a holiday craft celebrating the cultures and traditions that embody this season. Come to our activity lab on the second floor and learn something new about the holidays through a hands-on activity. Santa’s Craftshop is included in Museum admission: $8 for adults; $6 for students, seniors, and military; free for children 4 and under and members. There will also be Holiday Mansion Tours available (included in…
  • Dec. 14 - Christmas Candlelight Tours - Explore the historic Phelps Mansion Museum by candlelight this holiday season. As we explore the mansion in the evening we will be discussing 19th Century Christmas Traditions. Guided tours of the mansion are at 6pm,7pm and 8pm and will be limited to 15 guests per tour. Reservations are necessary so be sure to book early.
  • Dec. 14 - Binghamton Philharmonic Presents “Home for the Holidays” - Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year, BPO-style! With silver bells & little drummer boys, it’ll be a holly-jolly night of music, mirth & merriment!
  • Dec. 14 - Celtic Christmas at KNOW Theatre - Join us for yuletide mirth and merriment at our annual fundraising event at Atomic Tom’s on State Street! It’s an evening of Irish music, food, drink & laughter to warm the holiday heart. Here is just some of the fine entertainment we’ll have: The Stoutmen B.C. Celtic Pipe & Drums Comedy by Gleason’s Groaners Ample Guinness, Harp & domestic beer, wine, and sodas Silent & Live auctions of one-of-a-kind items Tickets are $50 and are presale only – no tickets…
  • Dec. 20 - The Bundy House Ghost Tours - Phantom Visions is proud to announce that we will be conducting monthly ghost tours at the Bundy House starting in November. They will be the third Friday of every month from 8 Pm - 10 Pm and the cost is $15 dollars. To register for these events please send Phantom Visions a message through Facebook Messenger or contact us through email at directorphantomvisions@gmail.com. So come on down to the Bundy House on the dates listed below and share a paranormal…
  • Dec. 22 - Rafael Grigorian Ballet Theatre presents “The Nutcracker” - Families will be dazzled by the heartwarming and colorful tale of The Russian Nutcracker, performed by talented local dancers from Rafael Grigorian Ballet Theatre. Travel into a dreamland of international dance and holiday celebration with the Nutcracker Prince and Sugar Plum Fairy as young Masha discovers the wonders of her Christmas gift, the Nutcracker, accompanied by the stirring and much-loved music of Tchaikovsky. Directed by internationally recognized choreographer and dancer Rafael Grigorian, The Russian Nutcracker is a traditional crowd-pleaser.
  • Dec. 29 - Binghamton Theater Organ Society presents Safety Last! - Jim Ford scores Harold Lloyd's Safety Last!

Special Deals

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