Central New York is no stranger to breweries, spirits, or golf courses-With 29  public golf courses within 29  minutes, the 8th largest craft brewery in the nation, and  a distillery producing award winning hand-crafted spirits using locally grown New York State corn. We’ve combined these into a three-day itinerary that’s sure to keep your taste buds exploding and  your golf game top-notch.

Day 1

„Head out for an early morning round of golf at the Rick Smith designed Shenendoah Golf Course, Verona. 18 holes. (

„Lunch at Upstate Tavern. Sample Upstate Lager, an exclusive brew by Saranac.

„Still in the mood for more golf? Try Sandstone  Hollow, a beautiful par-3, 9-hole course in Verona.

„Dinner, gaming & harness racing at Turning Stone Resort Casino

and Vernon Downs Casino Hotel. (

 Day 2

Golf at Twin Ponds, New York Mills early morning. 18 holes (

„Lunch at Nail Creek Pub & Brewery, Varick Street, Utica. Indulge in uniquely crafted

Belgian-style beers. (

„Stop in at Adirondack Distillery, Varick Street, Utica. Learn about the process of distilling vodka, gin & whiskey. (

„ Head to the F. X. Matt  Brewery, Varick Street, Utica, for a tour and tasting. Behind-the-scenes look at the brewing process, learn about the history of the brewery. (

„Dinner and overnight in Utica.

Day 3

„Golf in Cooperstown early morning (50 minutes south of Utica).

„Tour of Brewery Ommegang.

„Lunch at Café Ommegang and a chance to sample beers on tap.

„Then visit the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum.