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Press Release

Corning's Gaffer District Kicks Off Crystal City Christmas with Holidazzle

Corning, NY - November 3, 2010 - Corning's Gaffer District and title sponsor Connors Mercantile are pleased to announce the official start of this year's Crystal City Christmas events season.

A series of traditional events and exciting new events kicks off with the 4th annual Holidazzle Shopping Weekend, November 5-8, 2010. Shoppers are invited to pick up a savings passport at participating locations, including the Information Center in Centerway Square. The passport is filled with special discounts, savings and promotions from over 25 downtown businesses. At the end of the weekend, shoppers are encouraged to drop off the validated brochure at the Information Center to be entered to win one of three beautiful gift baskets. Participating Gaffer District businesses will display a green and white Gaffer District windsock outdoors during business hours to indicate participation.

The Crystal City Christmas season will continue with the Northside Tree Lighting on Thursday, November 18th, the Parade of Lights and Centerway Tree Lighting Ceremony on Saturday, November 27th and the 36th annual Sparkle on Saturday, December 4th. The annual Window of Gifts Giveaway will also return this year with a kickoff on November 27, 2010.

Please contact Lin Kotlinski, Manager of Events and Promotions at (607) 937-6292 x105 or email: lin@gafferdistrict.com with any questions.

Corning's Gaffer District

Corning's Gaffer District is a historic downtown business district with restaurants, retail, local art and world-class museums. The culture and uniqueness of our historic downtown is reflected in local architecture and restoration along with the events and promotions held throughout our annual events calendar. For more information, please visit www.gafferdistrict.com.

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Connors Mercantile
16 East Market Street
Corning, NY

Phone: 607-937-4438

Current store hours:

Monday - Saturday: 10am - 6pm
Sunday: Noon - 4pm