Taughannock Falls birdseye fall view by Nico Johnson
Taughannock Falls State Park
As the saying goes, "Ithaca is GORGES!" Over 150 waterfalls flow across the town, funneling water through gorges carved out thousands of years ago. Discover them for yourself.
Downtown Ithaca Commons
Downtown Ithaca Commons
Visit the award-winning Downtown Ithaca Commons. A four-block pedestrian shopping area with over 100 unique shops, restaurants, street vendors & street entertainers; adjacent to Cornell University & Ithaca College with year round events and festivals.
Visitors walking U pick farm Indian Creek in Ithaca
Farm to Fork
Explore local restaurants, farmers markets, unique accommodations and agritourism events in and around Ithaca.
Moosewood Restaurant in Ithaca, NY
Dining in Ithaca
With more restaurants per capita than New York City, Ithaca's culinary delights are second to none. It's a delicious statistic that hints at the variety of local restaurants and tells us something fundamental in the Ithaca psyche - Ithacans know food.
Ithaca Commons Summer Concert Stage
Events in Ithaca
There's always something going on in Ithaca and Tompkins County. Browse events by dates and see what's trending.
Bar area at Ithaca Marriott
Staying in Ithaca?
Fine hotels. Comfortable B&B's. We've even got glamping and a yurt, if you're so inclined. Whatever you're overnight style, Ithaca has a fun, friendly and memorable spot for you to rest your head.

Welcome to Ithaca, NY

Ithaca is Gorges

No matter the season, explore the beauty of the outdoors in Ithaca. Spend a sunny day touring one of the many waterfalls and gorges or relax on the Finger Lakes' largest lake, Cayuga Lake. You'll find over 28,000 acres of public New York State forest ripe for skiing, hiking, mountain biking, and exploring. At the end of the day, rest your head in one of the welcoming Ithaca hotels or charming bed and breakfasts. What are you waiting for? Adventure awaits!

Ithaca's own Wizarding Weekend

October 26-28
A family friendly festival and fan driven celebration of all things Magic!

Check out the full schedule of events happening across Ithaca's downtown including the street festival on Saturday & Sunday.