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The Upcoming Holiday Shows in Syracuse.

The Beloved Holiday Shows in Syracuse. Your favorite holiday shows are coming to Syracuse this season, guaranteed to make your days merry and bright. Experience the magic of the holiday shows in Syracuse during your visit this winter. Syracuse City Ballet presents The Nutcracker on December 2nd & 3rd, 2017 – Whether it’s your first year attending or your a loyal fan of the classic holiday production, each year the holiday show in Syracuse evolves with new additions. A performance for the entire family, The Nutcracker in Syracuse is filled with “fun surprises, dazzling sets, colorful costumes and imaginative choreography,” according to visitsyracuse.com. Learn more about the Syracuse City Ballet’s production of The Nutcracker at The Oncenter Civic Center Theaters in Syracuse by visiting the website. Dasher’s Magical Gift on December 9, 2017 at 11 AM. CNY Arts continues its 36-year long tradition of providing an educational and affordable production filled with a talented cast, beautiful ballet and music, doses of humor and the magic of the holiday season. Symphoria Pops Series: Holiday Wonder on December 15, 2017 at 7:30pm. Don’t miss the holiday spectacle at the Crouse Hinds Concert Theater. The holiday show in Syracuse is filled with dancers, chorus members and special guest vocalist Julia Goodwin. Holidays in the City on December 16-17, 2017 – The one-of-a-kind winter experience features real reindeer at a city park, a smart Santa experience, street-side carolers, a Holiday Window Walk, free movie at the Landmark Theatre, outdoor ice skating and more! Make the Marriott Syracuse Downtown your home away from home this holiday season. Conveniently located near the holiday events in...

Holidays in the City – Joyful Holiday Events in Syracuse

The Joyful Holiday Events in Syracuse. It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Don’t miss the joyful holiday events in Syracuse this year. The one-of-a-kind winter celebration will be fun for all ages. Gather the entire family or your group of friends and make holiday memories at Holidays in the City, taking place just outside of our doors at the Marriott Syracuse Downtown. Picture twinkling holiday lights, real reindeer at city park, street-side carolers, free movies and outdoor ice skating with Santa in Clinton Square. It will feel like you’ve been transported inside the winter wonderland of a Norman Rockwell painting. The holiday events in Syracuse will include: Real Reindeer Interaction – Santa’s Reindeer will be making a special appearance in Hanover Square from noon to 4pm on December 16 & 17! Food and Drink Specials in Downtown – Select restaurants and shops will be offering specials, deals and entertainment. Holiday Window Walk – Stroll through the city to see all the lights and décor! Free Movie at the Landmark Theatre – This year’s holiday movie will be How the Grinch Stole Christmas starring Jim Carrey, on December 17 from 3-6pm at the Landmark. Smart Santa Experience – Santa will be visiting the Galleries on Salina Street on Dec. 17th from noon-4pm. Erie Canal Museum Gingerbread Exhibit – Over 30 gingerbread creations made by local bakers of all ages will be on display. Check out the amazing and edible works from 10am-5pm each day. OHA Holiday Exhibit – More details to come! Skating with Santa in Clinton Square – More details to come! Street-side Carolers – Visit Hanover...

Gather Around & Enjoy Thanksgiving Lunch with us in Syracuse!

Join us for our Thanksgiving Lunch in Syracuse. Looking for where to dine out for Thanksgiving in Syracuse? Gather your loved ones and join us for our delectable Thanksgiving Lunch in Syracuse. We’ll be serving all of your Thanksgiving favorites with all the trimmings to help you feel right at home. Thanksgiving Lunch at the Marriott Syracuse Downtown Thursday, November 23, 2017 One seating at 11:30 AM from 2:00 PM Adults are $42.00. Children 12 and under are $12.00. Children ages 4 and under are free. Gather with your friends and family around our table in the Persian Terrace and enjoy the following Thanksgiving lunch buffet selections: Roasted Butternut Squash Soup Main St. Farm Fall Harvest Salad Lively Run Goat Cheese & Beet Salad Plainville Roast Turkey Ravine Meritage Braised Short Ribs of Beef Bourbon & Honey Glazed Pit Ham Mashed Yukon Gold Potatoes Roast Sweet Potatoes Stuffing Brussel Sprouts w/ Brown Butter & Pecans Steamed Green Beans Mashed Root Vegetables Scalloped Corn Cranberry Sauce, Homemade Cranberry Relish Assorted Pies & Desserts Children are encouraged to join! We will be offering an Arts and Crafts table, filled with fun holiday activities to keep your little ones engaged and entertained the whole time. Our family-friendly Thanksgiving Lunch in Syracuse will also feature live music to listen to throughout your lunch. This year, make the choice to celebrate Thanksgiving without the hassle of cooking and leave the hard work to us. Simply sit back and enjoy our warm and festive atmosphere. Click this link to purchase your tickets for our Thanksgiving Lunch in Syracuse. The maximum number of tickets an individual...

Let us be your Holiday Party Venue in Syracuse.

Eat, Drink & Be Merry at our Holiday Party Venue in Syracuse. The holidays are just around the corner and as we get ready to deck our halls, we invite you to celebrate the season with us at our historic hotel in downtown Syracuse. Whether you are looking to host a large, lavish gathering or an intimate social affair, let us be your holiday party venue in downtown Syracuse. There is no denying that the holiday season is a magical time here in Syracuse. At the Marriott Syracuse Downtown, we offer a variety of unique, elegant event spaces in Syracuse to help you celebrate the holiday season with good cheer and good friends. Our event venues at the Marriott Syracuse Downtown include: Grand Ballroom – 5,952 square feet Persian – 4,050 square feet Finger Lakes Ballroom – 7,888 square feet Empire Room – 2,940 square feet We also have a professional event planning staff on-site to help secure all of the important details of your celebration. Our culinary team is also available and can create customized menus to help suit your tastes and budget. Along with holiday parties, we are also exceptionally equipped to host a variety of special events such as: Anniversary party Birthday party Quinceanera Sweet Sixteen Baby/Bridal Shower Graduation Reunion Engagement Party For more information on hosting your holiday party, wedding receptions, bridal showers, wedding rehearsal dinners, or other social events and celebrations, please fill out the Request for Proposal form here. If you would like to contact the Sales Team directly, please call 315-554-3535. If you will be visiting Syracuse during the holiday season, we would love to be your...

“Bootleggers Ball & The Roaring 20s” – Celebrate New Year’s Eve at the Marriott Syracuse Downtown!

Ring in the New Year in style and celebrate New Year’s Eve at the Marriott Syracuse Downtown. Can you believe that 2018 is right around the corner? We’re not sure where the time went but we are looking forward to ringing in the New Year at our highly anticipated New Year’s Eve party in Syracuse. If you’ll be in our area, we invite you to celebrate New Year’s Eve at the Marriott Syracuse Downtown. This year’s theme will be “Bootleggers Ball & The Roaring 20’s,” paying homeage to our historic roots and most recent renovation. Let’s dance the night away and ring in the new year together. The evening will be filled with wonderful live music and entertainment throughout our property! Enjoy the Stan Colella Orchestra in our beautifully restored Lobby, the DeSantis Orchestra in the Grand Ballroom, Atlas Band in the Persian Terrace and the Mere Mortals in the Finger Lakes Ballroom. Along with joyful music, guests can also expect Casino Gaming Tables, Photo Booths and Horse & Carriage Rides. Your ticket selection reserves your table and seat for dinner in the designated ballroom of your choice. After dining with us, your tickets include access to all entertainment and activities throughout the night. Our New Year’s Eve hotel package in Syracuse will include Cocktail Hour starting at 7:30pm with a Premium 5 Hour Open Bar, Buffet Dinner, Late Night Snack and a Champagne Toast at Midnight. The event will end at 12:30am. If you’d like to begin your celebrations a little earlier, we encourage you to join us for pre-event festivities that will take place in the Lobby from...

The Pumpkin Hollow – Pumpkin Picking, Hay Rides & Fun for All in Syracuse.

The Pumpkin Hollow is our top pick for fall fun in Syracuse. ’Tis the season for pumpkin picking, hay rides and fresh homemade apple fritters. If looking for the best places to go pumpkin picking in Syracuse, an afternoon at The Pumpkin Hollow is sure to please. It’s one of our favorite fall attractions in Syracuse, offering something for the whole family to enjoy. With 30 varieties of pumpkins and gourds, you may need the entire afternoon to truly make the most out of your visit. Be sure to set aside enough time to explore the beloved Syracuse pumpkin patch. Here’s everything The Pumpkin Hollow has to offer: Pumpkins, gourds, corn stalks and Indian corn. Hot Fresh Apple Fritters. Acres of fun in their expanded corn maze. $3 each or $10 for a family. Hay Ride through the pumpkin patch $2 each. Face Painting Interact with a variety of farm animals! Free (animal food costs extra). Climb and jump through stacks of loose and baled hay. Scoop and build in the Corn Barn. Enjoy a sweet treat in the Ice Cream Shoppe. Wide selection of food, gifts and seasonal decorations in the Pumpkin Gift Barn. The Pumpkin Hollow is located at 3735 W. Seneca Tnpk. in Syracuse, only a 15 minute drive from our hotel. Once you’ve finished exploring and enjoying your afternoon, come retreat back to our hotel and rest your feet. We offer two on-site dining options that may just hit the spot after the long day. Eleven Waters and Shaughnessy’s Pub offers delicious entrees, refreshing beverages and delectable desserts to help you end your day. The Pumpkin...

Business Hotel Offer in Syracuse NY – Pick Your Perks!

Take advantage of our Business Hotel Offer in Syracuse NY. Enjoy our business hotel offer in Syracuse, NY. Book your business meeting or event with us between now and December 31, 2017 and you will receive big perks. Our ‘Pick Your Perks’ promotion ensures that all of your business needs are met. Pick One Perk when you book with a 20-39 room night group or $3,000 catered event. Pick Two Perks when you book with a 40-69 room night group or $6,500 catered event. Pick Three Perks when you book with a 70-99 room night group or $8,000 catered event Pick Four Perks when you book with a 100+ room night group or $10,000 catered event. Choose from the following perks below: 1 Complimentary Suite Upgrade with Concierge Lounge Access Double Marriott Event Planner Points Complimentary AM Break for 1 Day 1 Complimentary Room per 35 Paid Rooms/Consumed Complimentary Room Amenity for 3 People 2 Concierge upgrades with Lounge Access Complimentary Welcome Reception 10% off of Audio Visual 2% off Master Bill Attendance for complimentary functions not to exceed number of guest rooms reserved. Terms and Conditions do apply for our business hotel offer in Syracuse, NY. Groups/Events must be booked by December 31, 2017 and hosted by March 31, 2018. Offer is subject to availability and cannot be used in conjunction with other discounts or promotions. This promotion does not apply to existing bookings. Menu choices for AM Break and Reception do not include alcoholic beverages. Catered event prices are pre tax. *2% off master bill is from the pre-tax cost. At the Marriott Syracuse Downtown, we offer over 41,000 square...

Disney’s The Lion King at Landmark Theatre in Syracuse is the Perfect Date Night Idea!

Dine with us before Disney’s The Lion King at Landmark Theatre in Syracuse. Ready to try something new for date night? For the ultimate night out in Syracuse this fall, travel back into time to relive one of Disney’s most beloved musicals; Disney’s The Lion King will be playing at Landmark Theatre in Syracuse. Why not swing by Eleven Waters for a bite to eat before heading off to the performance? At the Marriott Syracuse Downtown, we’ll provide the perfect setting for your dinner for two. There is something about the crisp fall air that makes us want to go out and try something new. If you’re looking for things to do in Syracuse this fall, we recommend Landmark Theatre, located just minutes away from us. Syracuse’s best-loved musical will be returning for an unforgettable evening filled with stunning visuals and some of Broadway’s most recognizable music, crafted by Tony Award®-winning artists Elton John and Tim Rice. Tony Award®-winning director, Julie Taymor, brings to life a story filled with hope and adventure. Sing a long to the classic songs, as you experience the phenomenon of Disney’s The Lion King at Landmark Theatre in Syracuse. Performance Dates and Times: Thursday, Oct. 26 – 7:30pm Friday, Oct. 27 – 8:00pm Saturday, Oct. 28 – 8:00pm Sunday, Oct. 29 – 6:30pm Monday, Oct. 30 – 7:30pm Wednesday, Nov. 1 – 7:30pm Thursday, Nov. 2 – 7:30pm Friday, Nov. 3 – 8:00pm Saturday, Nov. 4 – 2:00pm & 8:00pm (VIP reception following the 8:00 pm performance) Sunday, Nov. 5 – 1:00pm & 6:30pm Tuesday, Nov. 7 – 7:30pm Wednesday, Nov. 8 – 7:30pm...

Freddy Fest at Palace Theater in Syracuse.

Freddy Fest at Palace Theater pays tribute to iconic ‘A Nightmare on Elm Street’ Franchise. Oh, what a frightfully fun way to spend a fall evening in Syracuse. For many, the crisp fall evenings are best spent curled up watching a spooky film. If you fall into that category, Freddy Fest at Palace Theater is exactly what you have been looking for! Horror fans and movie buffs alike will love the all-day event, Freddy Fest, at Palace Theater on Saturday, October 14. The film festival in Syracuse is dedicated to the ‘A Nightmare on Elm Street’ franchise and all films from the franchise will be shown on original 35 mm film, with a few exceptions. The movie marathon will not include “Wes Craven’s New Nightmare” or the 2010 remake of ‘A Nightmare on Elm Street.’ The Freddy Fest line-up at Palace Theater includes: A Nightmare On Elm Street A Nightmare On Elm Street 2 : Freddy’s Revenge A Nightmare On Elm Street 3 : Dream Warriors A Nightmare On Elm Street 4 : The Dream Master A Nightmare On Elm Street 5 : The Dream Child Freddy’s Dead : The Final Nightmare (with 3D sequence) Freddy Vs. Jason Special guests for the Syracuse event include Mark Patton, Kim Myers, Clu Gluager and director Jack Sholder with a discussion and panel about the film. For ticket information and pricing for the ‘A Nightmare on Elm Street’ screening at Palace Theater, click here. Only those 18 or older will be admitted. Doors open at 11 a.m. After the marathon, join us for dinner and drinks at Eleven Waters and Shaughnessy’s Pub...

Sampling Syracuse Food Tours – Unique Way to Tour Downtown Syracuse!

Embark on a food adventure with Sampling Syracuse Food Tours. What better way to spend the afternoon than sampling delicious food from the diverse restaurants located around Syracuse? The Sampling Syracuse Food Tours offers guided walking tours around our city allowing visitors to enjoy a delicious and educational afternoon in Syracuse. The Sampling Syracuse Food Tours are perfect for foodies and adventure-seekers alike, offering a Downtown Food Tour to please every palette. Discover Downtown Food Tour Duration: 3 hours Location: Downtown Syracuse Tours occur Saturdays at 12:00pm This one of a kind culinary adventure takes visitors on a journey through Downtown Syracuse while allowing you to indulge in some of Syracuse’s tastiest treats. The 3-hour walking tour provides a unique way to tour the award-winning Syracuse restaurants, as well as the cultural and historic landmarks. The fascinating history of Downtown Syracuse mixed with the vibrant food scene is the perfect ingredient for a fun and educational day. Whether you are a first time visitor or a local native, the Sampling Syracuse Food Tours are perfect for any one looking for things to do while in our area. Bring a group or embark on a solo adventure, either way you’ll have a great time. You will cover two miles, walking at a moderate pace, so be sure to pack your sneakers! The participating Syracuse restaurants include: Pastabilities Modern Malt Bakeshop Freedom of Espresso Kitty Hoynes Dinosaur Bar-B-Que Why head home after the tour is complete? Head to the Marriott Syracuse Downtown and rest your feet in our cozy and spacious accommodations in downtown Syracuse. We offer a variety of hotel packages to ensure your stay is...