Monthly Archives: March 2020

Stay Active During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Despite the closure of local gyms across the country, it’s now easier than ever to stay active and healthy at home.  A number of national chains have opened their online platforms to non-members, or are posting suggested workouts on their websites.  We’ve put together a list of our favorites here: Anytime Fitness Anytime Fitness isRead More

Things to Do this Week During the COVID-19 Pandemic

With the widespread closures of stores and venues, the postponement of larger events, and the temporary halt of dining in at restaurants due to Covid-19 safety restrictions, we've put together this list of things you can do from home.  During challenging times, activities such as these are good for our mind and body and areRead More

Curtain Call: The Glimmerglass Festival is Set to Wow with Boutique Productions and Powerful Classics

We think you’ll agree that The Glimmerglass Festival is a one-of-a-kind summer destination. Blending world-class opera and musical theater with renowned personalities and artists the festival offers a relaxed, casual atmosphere in the heart of Central New York.  That’s why we couldn’t have been more excited when we saw the recently announced lineup for the

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Our Commitment to Health and Safety

To Our Guests and Local Community: In these uncertain times, we wanted to reaffirm our appreciation for the trust you place in us every time you stay as our guest or recommend Grand Colonial Bed and Breakfast to friends and family. We know that many of you are likely making unplanned travel arrangements to returnRead More

The Herkimer Diamond Mines Open in April for the 2020 Season and We Couldn’t Be More Excited!

Mark your calendars because mining season at the World-Famous Herkimer Diamond Mines open on April 10, 2020.  It’s been a long winter in Central New York, so we’re very excited about the opportunity to prospect for Herkimer Diamonds again in just a few weeks when the Herkimer Diamond Mines open.  This season gives us so

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Experience Maple Syrup “Sugaring Off Sundays” at The Farmers’ Museum!

March is Maple Syrup Month Everything is better with maple syrup and that’s exactly what you’ll hear if you ask Central New Yorkers. And if you’ve enjoyed one of our homemade breakfasts served with pure NY Maple Syrup from the Kraeger Family Farm, you know it’s true! March is finally here and the snow has

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