Plan Your Visit

If you’re coming from out of town for the Festival, the following information and links may help you plan.

Stock hotel photoWhere to Stay
There are many places to stay in the Geneva, N.Y. area. A number of concerts take place in Geneva and it’s just a short drive from here to all other venues. The following sponsors offer a variety of options:

Stock dining photoPlaces to Eat
The City of Geneva features a large variety of restaurants and eateries, from bar and grill to fine dining and everything in between. Among the Festival’s hospitality sponsors, Belhurst Castle and Geneva on the Lake each have full restaurants on premises. The Rose Petal Inn offers the option of dinner with your hosts on Saturday evenings.

Consider visiting GMF sponsor Uncle Joe’s for pizza, subs, salads, pasta and more. A menu is available online. 

Sponsor Rylie J’s bar and grill is conveniently located in the heart of Geneva and offers drink specials.

And, Ravine’s Wine Cellars, where the GMF bluegrass concert has been held annually, has tasting rooms offering local cheese and charcuterie boards daily, as well as artisan chocolates and freshly baked bread and crackers. During the summer, their chef creates menus of wine-friendly foods. Check their website for schedules and menus.

For ideas of more things to see and do while you’re in town, visit and