Special Events

Sled Hockey Game
Hobart Hockey vs. Mountain Warriors Sled Team
Date: Sunday, October 6th 2019
Time: 3pm
Location: Geneva Recreation Complex
Fans will be able to try out sled hockey after the game for a rental fee which will be donated to the Mountain Warriors Sled Hockey Team.

3rd Annual Touch-a-Truck
Date: Monday, October 14th 2019
Time: 9-12pm
Location: South Exchange Parking Lot, in-front of the Geneva Recreation Complex
Join the City of Geneva for some over-sized fun on Columbus Day. City Police, Fire and DPW vehicles will be on hand for kids to explore. In addition to the City vehicles, this event will also offer the following activities that morning: Free activity area sponsored by MVP Health Care, discounted skating at the ice rink from 1-3pm. $2 admission, $1 skate rentals.

Outdoor Halloween Movie- “Goosebumps 2”
Date: Friday, October 25th
Time: Dusk
Location: Genesee Park
Join the Historic North Neighborhood Association for a free outdoor movie and free Halloween activities for the whole family. Drinks and snacks included. Pull up a hay bail and enjoy the festive fall fun!

Annual Halloween Parade & Costume Contest
Date: Saturday, October 26th
Parade Location: Downtown Geneva- Parade line forms at 9:30am in front of the Smith Opera House on Seneca St., Parade to commence at 10am. *NEW Route! Please see attached flyer with route info*
Costume Contest & Games: 10:30-12:30pm at the Finger Lakes Welcome Center, 35 Lakefront Dr.
Costume Categories: Animals/Nature, Fairy Tale/Disney Characters, TV/Celebrity, Most Original Youth, Multi-Person Costumes & Scary Characters
Parade Info & Route Map

Trick or Treating
Date: Thursday, October 31st
Time: 6-8pm
Home owners participating: please leave house light on and provide a safe walking path for the families. Families out participating: cross streets safely and ensure outfits are safe, view-able and breathable.

Geneva Holiday Farmers Market
Date: Saturday, November 23rd 2019
Time: 8:30am-2:30pm
Location: Geneva Family YMCA- 399 William St
Back again for our annual Holiday Farmers Market. Bring the whole family out for a fun day of shopping. Our local vendors will have breads, jams, cookies & pies. Hand crafted items such as: wreaths, holiday card, blankets, pillows, jewelry, pottery and home decor! Fresh from the garden items including: herbs, fall fruits and vegetables, wine and holiday plants and flowers. We’ll be offering horse & carriage rides onsite from 11-2pm.
Vendor Information: If interested in becoming a vendor, please contact Liz Toner at ejt@geneva.ny.us or 315-789-5005. Spaces limited. Applications will be reviewed and approved on a rolling basis. Spaces are not guaranteed just with the submission of an application. You will be notified of your status after submission. Please reach out if you have any questions.
2019 Holiday Market Application

Mayors’ Tree Lighting Ceremony
Date: Friday, December 6th, 2019
Geneva City Hall
Santa will arrive via fire truck at 5:45pm. Kids get the opportunity to visit with Santa and share their Christmas wishes. Free popcorn and candy canes will be available!