Americas Best Value Inn And Suites-Farmington
6037 ROUTE 96, Farmington, NY 14425
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More about Farmington
plenty of country roads
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Travel Tips for Farmington
The Sport Car and Vintage Auto Festival is held in Farmington every June (usually the first Sunday).
Over 800 cars are shown in this expose of carmanship. Hot rods, collectors' cars, customized vans, Model Ts, MGs will all be on the scene. Besides the cars and their owners, there will be car parts dealers with exhibits and items to buy. Arts and craft vendors will have some tents and tables with their wares for sale. And of course the food vendors will have products for consumption.
Cost is $5 to enter (kids free).
to get there:
1000 route 8
take route 96 to the route 8 intersection and go north 1 mile on route 8 and see the signs
Learn to hang glide
This course costs $50 for a one day session and you will NOT be taking off on your own.
It is given periodically so if you miss this time then you might be able to catch it on your next visit to Farmington.
The purpose of the course is to teach the principles of hang gliding and why it works; the safety necessary to hang glide without injury; the parts and assembly of a hang glider.
After the two hours of class and one hours of demonstrations, the student will be allowed to learn hands-on techniques for launch, glide and flare.
to get there:
455 Bowerman Road in Farmington
see the website for detailed map and times and registration.