Ithaca Loves Teachers 2022

Ithaca Loves Teachers!

The Ithaca Loves Teachers Pass is an annual thank you to all public school teachers, school district employees and teacher union retirees. This pass contains savings for everything from shops & restaurants to overnight stays & professional services. With this free digital mobile pass, redemption is as easy as showing your phone and your school ID at checkout and clicking the redeem button. Find participating businesses throughout Ithaca and Tompkins County where the Ithaca Loves Teacher logo is present and start saving!

Sign-up is open Friday, Feb 4!

Click here for FAQ and more info about visiting Ithaca!

Click here to see participating partners!

How this Pass Works

Step 1 - Get Your Pass

This mobile exclusive passport is a collection of curated lodging attractions, retailers, restaurants and more offering deals and discounts to redeem with your school ID during your visit.

Step 2 - Receive Text

Your passport will be instantly delivered to your phone via text and email and is ready to use starting Friday, February 11th! There is no app to download. Your pass can be saved to your phone’s home screen for easy one-tap access.

Step 3 - Redeem

When visiting a participating business, simply present your school ID and digital pass on your phone to the attendant or staff member to redeem available discounts.

Included Venues

See locations on an interactive map.

EAT

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* Coltivare *
Coltivare cultivates education and land, transforming farm fresh produce grown on the Tompkins Cortland Commuity College farm into tasty farm-fresh dining. The 17,000 square-foot culinary center includes a full-service restaurant, culinary lab, amphitheater, wine cellar and special event space.

What's Included

  • BOGO 1/2 Off An Entree
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* The Bistro At La Tourelle *
Dining plays an important role in the guest experience at La Tourelle. With a focus on fresh, seasonal ingredients sourced from preferred vendors throughout the Finger Lakes, The Bistro offers hearty breakfasts, lunch, and brunch.
Available for dine-in, to-go, and room service!

What's Included

  • $5 Off Any Lunch Visit Or $10 Off Any Dinner
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Cayuga Lake Creamery
Visit the Creamery's production room to see how our hand-crafted ice cream is made and have a chance to sample it fresh! Reservations required, you can book through messaging on facebook.com/CayugaLakeCreamery.

What's Included

  • Buy One Menu Item, Get The Second 50% Off
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Collegetown Bagels - College Ave
Collegetown Bagels is an Ithaca institution known for its mouth-watering sandwiches, soups, fair trade coffee, teas and fresh baked pastries. Check out all three locations in town!

What's Included

  • Free 12oz Coffee Or Tea With Purchase
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Collegetown Bagels -East Hill Plaza
Collegetown Bagels is an Ithaca institution known for its mouth-watering sandwiches, soups, fair trade coffee, teas and fresh baked pastries. Check out all three locations in town!

What's Included

  • Free 12oz Coffee Or Tea With Purchase
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Collegetown Bagels-Downtown
Collegetown Bagels is an Ithaca institution known for its mouth-watering sandwiches, soups, fair trade coffee, teas and fresh baked pastries. Check out all three locations in town!

What's Included

  • Free 12oz Coffee Or Tea With Purchase
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DiBella's Subs
Quality, exceptional service and awesome bread is the foundation of DiBella's Subs. Every time we build a sub, we build a relationship that has attracted a cult following — a relationship that turns first-timers into regulars — one that could only have come from the Italian in us and our red, white and blue-collar roots.

What's Included

  • Receive A Free Small Sub With The Purchase Of Any Size Sub
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Italian Carry Out
Hand-tossed pizzas and homemade sauces -- let our family cook for you! A feeling of warmth and family-inspired comfort food is what drives us to share our family's culture with everyone that passes through the doors of ICO, located on Danby Road on South Hill.

What's Included

  • 10% Off
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Ithaca Bakery - Meadow St
A Finger Lakes favorite since 1910, Ithaca Bakery features terrific sandwiches, homemade soups and salads, artisan breads and bagels, superb pastry, outstanding cheeses and great coffee!

What's Included

  • Free 12oz Coffee Or Tea With Purchase
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Ithaca Bakery - Triphammer Rd
A Finger Lakes favorite since 1910, Ithaca Bakery features terrific sandwiches, homemade soups and salads, artisan breads and bagels, superb pastry, outstanding cheeses and great coffee!

What's Included

  • Free 12oz Coffee Or Tea With Purchase
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Ithaca Beer Co
At Ithaca Beer, we're dedicated to brewing world class beer, satisfying our customers, fulfilling our employees and preserving our natural surroundings. From the complex and innovative beer we brew to the delicious food we serve in our farm-to-table Taproom brewpub, our unwavering attention to...
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What's Included

  • BOGO Pizza
  • 25% Off Merchandise And To Go Beverages
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Ithaca Ghost Kitchen
A virtual kitchen with real life flavors!

What's Included

  • $5 Off Delivery Orders
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Jack's Grill
A collegetown standard for over 10 years

What's Included

  • 30% Off Online Orders
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Kilpatricks Publick House
Kilpatrick’s Publick House is a traditional, upscale Irish pub restaurant featuring authentic Irish-inspired and American cuisine. Located in downtown Ithaca next to the Hilton Garden Inn, it prides itself in being a “place for everyone”, catering not just to a steady bar crowd, but also to...
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What's Included

  • 20% Off Your Bill
  • Buy One Entrée, Get One Entrée 50% Off
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Luna Inspired Street Food Collegetown
Luna is a brick and mortar, quick service restaurant inspired by street vendors, carts and trucks from across the country and globe. Order for takeout, curbside & delivery to all of Ithaca and beyond

What's Included

  • 30% Off Takeout, Curbside & Delivery
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Luna Inspired Street Food Downtown
Worldly flavors with a local focus

What's Included

  • Free Starter With Purchase Of Two Entrees
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Mama Said Hand Pies
Made by hand and baked to perfection, our hand pies feature a flaky, golden crust and fillings that celebrate comforting flavors from around the world. Mama Said Hand Pies is located in Press Bay Alley, just off The Commons in Ithaca and, when the stars align (occasionally), the Ithaca Farmers Market.

What's Included

  • 15% Off
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Maxie's Supper Club & Oyster Bar
Maxie's Supper Club and Oyster Bar is all about fun, fresh fish, oysters and truly traditional New Orleans food! Maxie's also features delicious vegetarian, chicken, beef and authentic slow-smoked BBQ, for those who want to diverge from the sea, so don't be shy. Maxie's full bar is stocked with...
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What's Included

  • Buy One Entree, Get $15 Off The Second One
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Monks On The Commons
Monks' kitchen has crafted the best casual-fine fare in Ithaca. Carefully planned, prepared, and presented, the Monk's dining experience is like no other in town. Our outdoor patio is complete with heaters, fire pits, and even blankets if you happen to catch a chill (open weather permitting). Join...
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What's Included

  • 25% Off
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Northstar Public House
While the food is the reason most people come to Northstar House, it also offers an extensive list of bottled beer, 12 rotating drafts, and an excellent selection of spirits and wines. The menu is always fresh, changes with the seasons and features local organic vegetables and meats from within a 100-mile radius whenever possible.

What's Included

  • 15% Off Purchase Of $25 Or More
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One Ring Donuts
Locally made and seasonally inspired, One Ring Donuts' recipe includes potatoes that give their product a decadent texture. Our menu includes a mix of standard favorites and rotating seasonal flavors. We always offer at least one vegan flavor and one gluten-free flavor.

What's Included

  • Buy One Donut, Get One Free
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Pronto Craft Pizza & Artful Salads
Fast casual dining shouldn't mean sacrificing quality. We source only the finest ingredients available including many locally grown. Our team prepares your pizza or salad to order exactly the way you'd like it. At Pronto we prove just because service is fast does not mean you have to eat fast food!

What's Included

  • $5 Cheese Pizza Or $6 Pepperoni Pizza
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Purity Ice Cream Co.
Purity has been the "Ice Cream of the Finger Lakes" since 1936, and thrives today as a source for ice cream, eggnog and baked goods made from the finest ingredients in small batches!

What's Included

  • Free Milkshake With Lunch Or Dinner Purchase
  • Buy 1 Scoop, Get 1 Scoop Free (Feb 16th Only)
  • 20% Off Online Orders
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Red's Place
Located on Aurora Street on The Commons' "Restaurant Row", Red's Place is a casual GastroPub offering full-service lunch and dinner seven days a week. Enjoy high quality food, and a selection of handcrafted beers and wines – along with superior customer service with a warm neighborhood “feel” in the heart of Downtown Ithaca.

What's Included

  • BOGO 25% Off
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Sangam Restaurant
Love of beauty is taste; the creation of beauty is art. Sangam Restaurant, located on Eddy Street, serves traditional Indian dishes and an all-you-can-eat lunch buffet offered in a casual, quaint setting.

What's Included

  • 10% Off
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Shortstop Deli
Est. 1978 Locally owned and operated. Fresh made to order Deli Sandwiches, Famous Pizza Subs, and essential groceries.

What's Included

  • $2 Off Any Size Hot Truck Pizza Sub
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Texas Roadhouse
Our food is not the only thing that's legendary at the Roadhouse -- our fun is, too! From our line dancers to our jukebox to our friendly servers, you'll enjoy every second you spend in a Texas Roadhouse. Made from scratch sides, salads, dressings & more!

What's Included

  • 15% Off Teacher Meal

DRINK

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Alley Cat Cafe
Alley Cat Cafe is Ithaca's very first (and best) cat cafe! Step into our cafe for delicious food & drink, and then visit our cat room! All cats are rescued by Browncoat Cat Rescue, and are adoptable. Kitty silliness is $5 for 30 minutes, which supports our rescued cats and kittens!

What's Included

  • 50% Off Any Beverage
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Bet The Farm Winery
Bet the Farm offers limited-release wines for tasting and sale. Additionally, we select the best cheeses, condiments, sauces, pastas and confections we can find from the Finger Lakes and New York State. We also feature carefully curated wines from our fellow Finger Lakes winemakers to complete the experience.

What's Included

  • 15% Discount
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Boland Thomas Vineyards
Micro Farm Winery specializing in Rieslings and Dry Reds

What's Included

  • 20% Off In Store Purchase On Friday Or Saturday OR 20% Off Shipping Of 3 Bottles Or More
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Bright Leaf Vineyard
Bright Leaf Vineyard is located near the shore of Cayuga Lake, halfway up the east side in King Ferry. Our goal is to produce primarily estate grown grapes from Vitis Vinifera, and vary in the range of dry to semi-dry varietals. As a farm winery, we are able to sell wine exclusively out of our...
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What's Included

  • $5 Off Wine Tasting
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Buttonwood Grove Winery
Buttonwood Grove produces handcrafted artisan wines from our estate vineyards, including Chardonnay, Cabernet Franc, Pinot Noir, and Riesling. From our spacious tasting room and deck, you can enjoy an enhanced tasting experience with a panoramic Cayuga Lake View. Proud member of the Cayuga Lake...
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What's Included

  • $5 Off $35 Wine Purchase
  • BOGO Tasting
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Damiani Wine Cellars
We welcome wine lovers from across the globe to join us at our tasting room and experience an informative tasting of our extraordinary hand-crafted wines. Focused on dry wines, our offerings showcase the depth of grape-growing and wine-making possibilities in the Finger Lakes. Enjoy a range of...
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What's Included

  • Complimentary Tastings
  • 10% Off Bottle Purchases
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Finger Lakes Cider House
Finger Lakes Cider House is the hub of the hard cider renasissance in New York Apple Country. In our tasting room on Good Life Farm, you can savor the craft of five artisan cider makers and many inspired local food growers.

What's Included

  • 15% Off All Finger Lakes Cider House Bottles
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Gimme! Coffee - Cayuga St.
Gimme! Coffee is a specialty coffee roaster/retailer founded in 2000, with a thriving wholesale business and cafes in NYC and Ithaca, NY. We bring great coffee to our community, using practices that are sustainable through every step of the supply chain from farmer to customer.

What's Included

  • BOGO Drink
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Gimme! Coffee - Hanshaw Rd.
Gimme! Coffee is a specialty coffee roaster/retailer founded in 2000, with a thriving wholesale business and cafes in NYC and Ithaca, NY. We bring great coffee to our community, using practices that are sustainable through every step of the supply chain from farmer to customer.

What's Included

  • BOGO Drink
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Gimme! Coffee - State St.
Gimme! Coffee is a specialty coffee roaster/retailer founded in 2000, with a thriving wholesale business and cafes in NYC and Ithaca, NY. We bring great coffee to our community, using practices that are sustainable through every step of the supply chain from farmer to customer.

What's Included

  • BOGO Drink
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Gimme! Coffee - Trumansburg
Gimme! Coffee is a specialty coffee roaster/retailer founded in 2000, with a thriving wholesale business and cafes in NYC and Ithaca, NY. We bring great coffee to our community, using practices that are sustainable through every step of the supply chain from farmer to customer.

What's Included

  • BOGO Drink
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Goose Watch Winery
At Goose Watch Winery, you'll have a truly unforgettable experience from our innovative award-winning wines to the captivating views of Cayuga Lake from our beautifully restored tasting room and deck. Proud member of the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail. Be sure to check out the other participating wineries along the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail.

What's Included

  • $5 Off Regular Priced Wine
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GreenStar Food Co+op @ Cascadilla Street
Community-Owned, Everyone Welcome!
We're a food co-op with a mission to do more than just sell groceries — we work to make a difference in our community. Coffee is available at our Liquid Energy Bar from 8 am - 3 pm.

What's Included

  • Free 12 Oz. Coffee
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GreenStar Food Co+op @ DeWitt Mall
GreenStar is a community-owned consumer cooperative with over 12,000 members. We celebrate fresh, whole foods, sustainable living and the transformative power of a strong local economy.

What's Included

  • Free 12 Oz. Coffee
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Hopshire Farm And Brewery
Tour Hopshire Farm Brewery in Freeville and unlock the mysteries of beer making! Our craft ales feature NY hops and other local agricultural products in a variety of beer styles. Our goal is to connect our customers with the ingredients in their beer and demonstrate the brewing process.

What's Included

  • $5 Off Of A $25+ Order
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Hosmer Winery
Great wines begin in the vineyard. Hosmer wines have been estate grown in the European tradition since 1985. Hosmer is a leader in environmentally friendly wine producation, focusing on preservation, stewardship and sustainability to ensure quality right from the start. Come and experience our...
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What's Included

  • BOGO Wine Tastings
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Ithaca Beer Co
At Ithaca Beer, we're dedicated to brewing world class beer, satisfying our customers, fulfilling our employees and preserving our natural surroundings. From the complex and innovative beer we brew to the delicious food we serve in our farm-to-table Taproom brewpub, our unwavering attention to...
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What's Included

  • BOGO Pizza
  • 25% Off Merchandise And To Go Beverages
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Lakeshore Winery
On the western shore of Cayuga Lake, with a cozy, intimate tasting room and tons of great outdoor space including picnic tables, lawn games and a boat dock. Fun, relaxed and informative wine tasting indoors or out.

What's Included

  • Free Tasting
  • 15% Off Wine Purchase
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Liquid State Brewing Company
Ithaca's West End craft brewery and beer hall, Liquid State Brewing Company focuses on creating high quality, small batch beers. Our on-site beer hall offers our fresh ales and lagers as well as local wines and ciders from around our great state and beyond.

What's Included

  • BOGO 50% Beer
  • Free Pretzel
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Long Point Winery
Specializing in Dry Wines with a spectacular view of Cayuga Lake. Deli open on weekends. Proud member of the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail. Be sure to check out the other participating wineries along the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail.

What's Included

  • $5 Off $35 Wine Purchase
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Lucky Hare Brewing Company
Lucky Hare Brewing Company has embarked on an incredible journey in ale and lager making on Seneca Lake. We constantly look to create hand crafted beer that reflects not only our passion for great beer, but also the Finger Lakes and its community. It is our goal to serve you beer that you will not...
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What's Included

  • 15% Off Your Entire Bill
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Montezuma Winery & Hidden Marsh Distillery
Located on the north end of Cayuga Lake and adjacent to the breathtaking Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge, Montezuma Winery & Hidden Marsh Distillery invite you to a tasting of their award-winning grape, fruit and honey wines as well as spirits. Browse through our extensive gift shop filled with...
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What's Included

  • Free 750ml Hand Sanitizer With Purchase
  • $5 Off $35 Wine Or Spirit Purchase
  • 50% Off A Wine Or Spirit Tasting
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Sheldrake Point Winery
Sheldrake Point Winery produces distinctive estate wines that showcase the quality of our Finger Lakes vineyard. Each of our estate wines is crafted to take advantage of the flavor and character of the grapes grown on our 44-acre site overlooking Cayuga Lake.

What's Included

  • 15% Off Any Purchase
  • 15% Off Online Wine Order
  • BOGO Tastings
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Six Eighty Cellars
The flavors we create are the purest expressions of the fruit. Our minimal intervention approach to winemaking is just the beginning of the adventure.

What's Included

  • $5 Off A $35 Wine Purchase & BOGO Tasting
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Six Mile Creek Vineyard
Ithaca's own winery and distillery, Six Mile Creek is situated just two miles from Downtown Ithaca. It features a fantastic setting to enjoy memorable wines and spirits styled to suit a variety of preferences, plus a line of speciality spirits distilled from local grapes that includes Vodka, Gin,...
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What's Included

  • Free Tasting For The Teacher And A Guest
  • 10% Or $5 Off $35 Wine Purchase
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South Hill Cider
Ithaca's closest cidery is excited to share a variety of still ciders, sparkling ciders and pommeau crafted from our region's apple bounty. Stop in to peruse our bottle shop and enjoy a bottle of cider and a winter fire pit overlooking our estate orchard.

What's Included

  • $5 Off The Purchase Of Any Two Bottles Of Cider
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Swedish Hill Vineyard & Winery
Swedish Hill Winery is one of the Finger Lakes' most decorated wineries. There is a wine for everyone to love, with our extensive product line ranging from dry to sweet with the classically produced Chardonnay, Riesling and Cabernat Franc to innovative blends that capture a unique and exciting range of flavors.

What's Included

  • $5 Off $35 Wine Purchase
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The Falls Wine Room
Wine, cider and spirits from small, family firms. Sustainable, organic and biodynamic.

What's Included

  • 20% Off Wine & Cider
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The Greenhouse Cafe & Cocktail Lounge
A cafe and cocktail lounge celebrating the bounty of New York. Stop by our spot downtown for a handcrafted cocktail, sliders or a s'mores pot de creme! Vegan and gluten free options available

What's Included

  • 15% Off House Cocktails
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Thirsty Owl Wine Company
Thirsty Owl Wine Company is a destination winery dedicated to producing estate-grown, award-winning wines in the true tradition of the Finger Lakes. Located midway up the west side of Cayuga Lake on 150 acres with over 2,000 feet of lake frontage, we offer visitors the opportunity to sample our...
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What's Included

  • $5 Off $35 Wine Purchase
  • 10% Off Three Bottles
  • Free Tasting
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Treleaven Wines
Treleaven Wines is a small farm winery, located on the east side of Cayuga Lake. Delicate vinifera grapes are hand-tended and selectively picked to produce extremely complex and full-flavored wines.

What's Included

  • Buy One Flight, Get One Flight Free

SHOP

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* Visit Ithaca's Downtown Visitor Center At The Tompkins Center For History & Culture *
Visit Ithaca's Downtown Visitor Center, open year-round, is the only location this discount may be redeemed. Our Overlook at Taughannock Visitor Center is open seasonally from May to October. Please note: Our East Shore Drive Visitor Center has permanently closed but will be open one last time...
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What's Included

  • 25% Off Ithaca Is Gorges Items
  • FREE GIFT After Any Two Deal Redemptions
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15 STEPS
Visit 15 STEPS on The Commons to discover a stellar collection of local, regional and national artists and makers of beautiful jewelry, unique gifts, comfortable fashions, and delicious chocolates. This year 15 Steps is celebrating it's 40th Anniversary.

What's Included

  • $5 Off Purchases Over $20 Or More
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Adrina Dietra
Adrina Dietra is a luxury lingerie brand that strives to offer quality ready-to-wear and made-to-measure garments and accessories as well as small batch natural apothecary goods and coordinating zero waste products. Each garment and apothecary good is lovingly hand made in Ithaca by owner Adrina Graham.

What's Included

  • Gift With Purchase
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Alphabet Soup
Alphabet Soup is a locally owned and independent toy store with fun and educational toys, baby toys, books, puzzles, games, science kits, dolls, crafts and more. We want to get kids unplugged and having hands-on fun!

What's Included

  • Buy One Get One Free For Any Items In Our Clearance Sale
  • Be Entered To Win A $100 Classroom Prize Pack
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American Crafts By Robbie Dein
Since 1970, Robbie Dein has attended the finest juried craft shows of Handmade in America to bring the joy, creativity, function and humor that emanates from a diverse range of artistic personalities to you. The store features an eclectic collection of functional, decorative, and sculptural...
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What's Included

  • 20% Off All Non Sale Items
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Avital's Apiaries
Honey bees are at the heart of Avital's Apiaries in more ways than one. Not only do we count on their honey, wax, and propolis as ingredients, but they're a pretty good example of values: they work together, and they work hard. We have whole lines of soaps, balms, fizzies, lotions, scrubs, and even...
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What's Included

  • 15% Off All Products
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Benjamin Peters
Benjamin Peters has been on the Ithaca Commons since 1994. Our specialty store carries the finest men's clothing and accessories, sportswear and shoes for men and women. This is where service, selection, quality and price come together perfectly to meet any budget.

What's Included

  • Take An Additional 20% Off Your Entire Purchase
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Buffalo Street Books
Centrally located in the historic DeWitt Mall, Buffalo Street Books is Ithaca’s community-owned cooperative bookstore. ​With regular events featuring local and national authors and artists, this is one of the premier venues for literary events in a city with a vital literary arts scene and a rich literary history.​

What's Included

  • 15% Off Discount For Teachers
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Cat's Pajamas
Ithaca's original general store for kids and kids at heart! Cat’s Pajamas is loaded with amusing and entertaining kid-friendly merchandise including children’s books, games, plushies, puppets, classic and modern toys, name brand clothing and accessories!

What's Included

  • Spend A Minimum Of $20 On Wondrous And Unique Marvels For You Or Your Favorite Kids, Receive $5 Off
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Cobbler's Cottage
Womens' shoes and accessories. 22 years experience in fitting and comfort. Custom embroidery also available.

What's Included

  • 10% Off Total Purchase
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Comics For Collectors
Complete selection of graphic novels, art books, monthly comics, specialty, and rare vintage titles. An original comic art gallery that's always on display. We stock all the major authors. The only downtown location for specialty board games such as Catan, Ticket to Ride, Munchkin, DIXIT, Dominion,...
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What's Included

  • 20% Off Any Regularly Priced Graphic Novel
  • Free Pack Of Sampler Comics
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East Hill Antiques
We specialize in : Jewelry (costume, gold & silver), Wind-up Watches, Vinyl Records, Vintage Clothing, Old Photos & Postcards, Cameras, Typewriters, Beads & Buttons, Tools & Hardware, Keys, Desk & Vanity Items, Kitchen & Entertaining Items, Art, Animal Themed Items, Local Interest, Crystals &...
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What's Included

  • 15% Off Your Purchase
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F. Oliver’s
F. Oliver's offers an extensive selection of the freshest oils and vinegars from around the world. We import our products directly to our shop where each and every one of them is made available for your tasting pleasure. All of our fine oils and vinegars are then bottled on the spot. Our...
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What's Included

  • 10% Off A $50 Purchase Or 15% Off A $100 Purchase
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Fontana's Shoes
An amazing array of footwear and clothing awaits you at Fontana's. For over 100 years (since before you were born!), Fontana's has provided the students, faculty, and families of Central New York with an incredible selection of shoes, boots, and accessories. We also specialize in fitting hard to fit feet and shoe and leather repairs.

What's Included

  • 20% Off
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Handwork Artisan Co-op
Handwork Co-op is an artisan community with a legacy that spans over 40 years in downtown Ithaca. A true cooperative, the shop is owned and staffed by artist members, who meet monthly to jury new applicants and share information. At Handwork, you can purchase a wide selection of handcrafted work...
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What's Included

  • 20% Off
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Ithaca Farmers Market
Join over 35 of your favorite chefs, artisans and farmers each Saturday from January through March at the Triphammer Marketplace! You'll be amazed by the diversity of local foods and products that our local farmers have produced so that you can cook with fresh, quality and local foods this winter. Winter Market hours are 10:30am-2:00pm.

What's Included

  • $5 Off $30 Purchase
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Ithaca Guitar Works Inc
Ithaca Guitar Works is a legendary store located in historic DeWitt Mall in downtown Ithaca. In business since 1969, it's known for its huge selection of new and vintage stringed instruments, equipment and accessories as well as quality brand name products to meet the needs of professional and...
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What's Included

  • 50% Off List Price On Packs Of Strings
  • 10% Off Accessories
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Ithaca ReUse Center
Help create a just, resilient, and waste-free world and find great deals!

What's Included

  • 20% Off A Single Item (Excluding Computers And Services)
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Ithaca Sheepskin
Ithaca Sheepskin has been handcrafting The Best Sheepskin Slippers since 1979. Come get a pair and join the Sheep Shop Flock, or check out our hats, fleeces, vests & more - all made right in our shop on the Ithaca Commons.

What's Included

  • 10% Off
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Ithacamade
Ithacamade is more than just a great gift shop selling wonderful, local products. We're a hub for bringing locally made goods to the community! Located in the Dewitt Mall in downtown Ithaca.

What's Included

  • 10% Off Any Purchase
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Jillian's Drawers
Jillian's Drawers is a mom-owned, natural parenting store dedicated to helping you find high quality new and used products for expecting parents and new babies. Our selection includes toys, clothing, baby carriers, shoes, maternity items, breastfeeding products, feeding supplies, and cloth diapers....
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What's Included

  • Free Book
  • Receive 20% Off Any Purchase Over $25
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Mama Goose
Mama Goose is over 3,000 square feet of resale bargains! We carry stylish & sturdy, gently used children's clothing, books, toys, shoes, outerwear, and more. We also carry select new items that we love and think you will, too. We are open 7 days a week and our sister store, Jillian's Drawers...
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What's Included

  • Receive 20% Off Any Purchase Over $25
  • Free Book
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Mansour Jewelers
Mansour Jewelers is a family business based on the Ithaca Commons since 1980. At Mansour's, we value your business and strive to go beyond your expectations. Building lasting relationships, based on trust and commitment is our ultimate goal.

What's Included

  • 20% Off All Finished Goods
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Mary Durham Boutique
Mary Dunham Boutique is a not-for-profit women's clothing store offering new and gently used clothing and accessories to the public. The boutique is also a retail training center for local women, helping individuals with barriers to employment learn essential job skills. All proceeds benefit the...
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What's Included

  • 40% Off Entire Purchase
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Mimi's Attic
Mimi's Attic is 6,000 square feet of decorating inspiration. We buy, sell and consign second-hand furniture, housewares and home decor. Our merchandise is as eclectic as our customers and includes useful, every-day items, vintage, antique, industrial, shabby chic, contemporary and more.

What's Included

  • 10% Off Total Purchase
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Odyssey Bookstore
Odyssey Bookstore is a local independent bookstore in Ithaca, NY. Our goal is to have something for everyone! With categories ranging from poetry to graphic novels, science fiction to romance, children's books to home improvement, and everything in between, you'll leave here with something you're...
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What's Included

  • 15% Off Regularly Priced Items
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One World Market
Our store markets handicrafts made by artisan groups from developing countries around the world. By providing a fair income to artists, they are able to afford improved housing, add economic vitality to their community and provide better food, education and healthcare to their families.

What's Included

  • 15% Off EVERYTHING In The Store!
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Petite Blue
Petite Blue is a collection of photographic images on stretched canvas that are universal and timeless. Each Petite Blue is a one of a kind, ready to hang piece of art.

What's Included

  • Free Black Lives Matter Sign
  • 30% Off Regular Priced Original Petite Blue
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Petrune
Modern and Vintage Women's Clothing

What's Included

  • 20% Off Entire Purchase
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Quilters Corner
Step into a world of color! Open since 1995, Quilters Corner is owned by two local women. With 4000 bolts and dozens of samples on the walls, we offer inspiration and friendly assistance from our helpful staff. Sewing machine sales and service as well.

What's Included

  • Receive 20% Off Full-price Merchandise
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ReUse MegaCenter
Reduce waste, create jobs, and save the planet! Support Finger Lakes ReUse with your material donations, and shop at our ReUse Center for great deals on quality items.

What's Included

  • 20% Off A Single Item
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Schooley's Jewelers
Schooley's is a local, family-owned jewelry store located on the Ithaca Commons that creates and builds quality pieces to last through generations.

What's Included

  • Free Jewelry Cleaning & Checking
  • 10% Off In-Stock Items
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Sheryl D. Sinkow Photography
OPEN BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
Sheryl is a Commercial/Portrait/Event/Fine Art Photographer making photographs on location and at her home studio. Hours above are when Sheryl is available BY APPOINTMENT ONLY for you to visit her showroom at Artist Alley in the South Hill Business Campus where she sells...
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What's Included

  • 25% Off Matted Prints And Framed Prints
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Significant Elements
Three floors of architectural salvage, vintage furniture, décor, and so much more! Spend time with us hunting for that perfect piece for your next Pinterest-worthy D.I.Y.

What's Included

  • 20% Off A Single Purchase
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Sparks And Embers
Sparks and Embers is a lifestyle boutique with elevated yet affordable offerings including jewelry, housewares, skincare and apparel. They focus on independent makers and ethically sourced goods.

What's Included

  • 10% Teacher Discount
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State Of The Art Gallery
State of the Art Gallery is a cooperative fine art gallery operated by its artist-members: twenty two visual artists from the Finger Lakes region of upstate New York. Each month, we mount a brand-new exhibit. Sometimes the doors stay open for evenings of special programs: artist's talks, poetry...
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What's Included

  • 15% Discount
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Sunny Days Of Ithaca
One-stop shopping for everything that makes Ithaca and the Finger Lakes so incredibly special – the beauty, the creativity, the spirit! Open 11-7 Thursday through Monday (Tuesday/Wednesday by chance or appointment by calling 607-319-5260) In appreciation for your service to our kids, we have a...
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What's Included

  • 20% Off A Single Item
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T-Shirt Express
We are the #1 choice for clothing, souvenirs, and merchandise for Ithaca is Gorges, Cornell University and Ithaca College. We also provide customized merchandise like t-shirts, magnets, bumper stickers . . .anything with anything on it!

What's Included

  • 20% Off One Regular Priced Item
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The Brain Shoppe
Brain teaser puzzles, logic games, educational toys, smart gifts.

What's Included

  • $10 Off
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The Cornell Store On The Ithaca Commons
The Cornell Store serves the Cornell community by providing products and services to support teaching, research and outreach. We are committed to enhancing the student experience, facilitating engagement during special events and helping people celebrate their pride in Cornell. The Cornell Store is...
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What's Included

  • 25% Off One Item In The Store, Including Sale Items
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The Outdoor Store
The Outdoor Store has been serving the Ithaca community since 1955. We are family owned and offer a wide selection of outerwear, Smartwool socks, camping & hiking equipment, bicycles as well as outdoorsy gadgets. We can also print your own “Ithaca is Gorges” or “Ithaca is Teachers”...
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What's Included

  • 20% Off Ithaca's Gorgeous T Shirts
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Trader K's
For over two decades, Trader K's has been buying, selling and trading gently-used clothing and accessories to the Ithaca community and beyond. We pride ourselves on looking through each and every piece of clothing that comes in to make sure you get the best selection, quality and prices we have to...
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What's Included

  • 20% Off Your Entire Purchase

PLAY

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* Discover Cayuga Lake Boat Tours *
We offer public boat tours and the Floating Classroom from May-October and year round Trout in the Classroom educational programs. We are a non-profit organization that supports environmental literacy and educational and recreational opportunities on board our beautiful wooden boat, based at the Treman Marina in Ithaca.

What's Included

  • Gift Cards Available At 50% Off
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* Downtown Ithaca Chili Cook Off *
The Downtown Ithaca Chili Cook-Off returns for the 24th year as an in-person outdoor wintertime festival!  Taking place one month later than scheduled, with more space to spread out, safe and tastier than ever before! Enjoy chili from over 30+ restaurants, regional craft breweries, cideries, and wineries too!

What's Included

  • $10 For 10 Chili Samples, $20 For 20 Chili Samples, $40 For The VIP Experience
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Cayuga Lake Wine Trail
The Cayuga Lake Wine Trail is America’s first and longest running wine trail. Comprised of 14 member wineries you’ll find something for everyone! All of our wineries are safe and remain in compliance with various state rules and regulations. Those still open and offering tastings are seated,...
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What's Included

  • 10% Off Our Bacon On The Lakein Or Wine & Herb Festival Tickets
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Cinemapolis
Cinemapolis is a first-run movie theater located in the heart of downtown Ithaca, specializing in independent, foreign, and locally-produced films. But more than that, Cinemapolis is a community cultural institution where the art of film is used to enrich people’s lives, grapple with and...
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What's Included

  • 2 For 1 Movie Admission For VITs
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Cornell Cinema
Cornell Cinema has been cited as one of the best campus film exhibition programs in the country, screening close to 150 different films/videos each year, up to seven nights a week in the beautiful Willard Straight Theatre. The space features the largest screen in Ithaca, Dolby Digital Surround...
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What's Included

  • $5 Tickets
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Experience! The Finger Lakes Sommelier Wine Pairing Event February 19, 2022
Sommelier Wine Pairing Event:
Saturday, February 19, 1:00 PM
Coltivare Amphitheater,
$29 per person.


Georgian Wine On My Mind (and growing right here in the Finger Lakes!)

E!FLX presents this special event that features Finger Lakes wines made from ancient Georgian varietals.

The Georgian...
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What's Included

  • 15% Off
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FLOOF Collage PARTy!
Corinne Stern's FLOOF Collage pARTy! Art-Making Studio specializes in providing a treasure hunt of repurposed materials for your imaginative assemblages. You can make collage art, sculpture, mobiles, decorative boxes, puppets, dolls, wall hangings or anything you desire to create from our variety...
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What's Included

  • 10% Discount On 16 Oz. Art-Maker Paks
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Kitchen Theatre Company
KTC strives to create connections and community. We forge connection between the artist and the audience, and connections among community members and the larger world. Our small, 99-seat stage in downtown Ithaca showcases new and familiar plays in a green building with an art gallery and bar.

What's Included

  • 20% Off Any Single Ticket Or Flex Pass Purchase!
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Museum of the Earth
Museum of the Earth offers a unique opportunity to explore our world through a mix of natural history displays, interactive science features and art exhibitions. The museum's 8,000-square-foot permanent exhibition takes visitors on a journey through 4.5 billion years of history, from the Earth's origin to the present day.

What's Included

  • Free Teacher Pass
  • 10% Off Gift Shop
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Sciencenter
The Sciencenter, a non-profit hands-on science museum in Ithaca, founded in 1983. It is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums (AAM) and is a member of the Association of Science-Technology Centers (ASTC) and Association of Children’s Museums (ACM).

What's Included

  • Free Admission + Guest
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The Cherry Arts
The Cherry Arts is a not-for-profit arts facilitator and presenting organization. We support a wide range of artists and arts organizations, in a variety of disciplines.

What's Included

  • 15% Off Tickets To Any Cherry Artists Collective Productions
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YMCA of Ithaca & Tompkins County
We're an inclusive organization of men, women and children joined together by a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, promoting healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility. The Y offers everything from water activities and fitness equipment to healthy living classes for youth and adults.

What's Included

  • Teacher Week Free Trial

STAY

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* Ithaca Marriott Downtown on the Commons *
The Ithaca Marriott Downtown is a new hotel located in the heart of the Ithaca Commons and restaurant row. As you plan your stay with us, please be assured that guided by Marriott International's global program, Commitment to Clean we have revised and revamped our operations to the highest...
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What's Included

  • $119 Room Rates
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* La Tourelle Hotel *
La Tourelle is a 54-room hotel that is a family owned and operated with a variety of rooms from cozy and romantic to spacious and relaxing. Our French manor inspired building is set on 70 gorgeous acres and connects to Buttermilk Falls State Forest. Come for the getaway, stay for the spa, bistro,...
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What's Included

  • 10%-15% Off Rack Rate
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Best Western University Inn
The Best Western University Inn is located in the East Hill Plaza, location of 5 eateries, grocery store and pharmacy. The hotel is one mile from downtown Ithaca and adjacent to Cornell University. To redeem this offer, call our front desk at 607-272-0600
and mention the Ithaca Loves Teachers Pass

What's Included

  • Ithaca Loves Teachers Promotion: $109 Room Rates
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Canopy By Hilton Ithaca Downtown
The Canopy by Hilton Ithaca Downtown is a brand new Lifestyle Hotel located in the heart of Downtown Ithaca. Perfectly situated amongst Ithaca's most walkable streets and adjacent to the Ithaca Commons. This locally inspired hotel has you covered with our Just Right Rooms.

What's Included

  • $109 Discounted Room Rate
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Fairfield Inn & Suites
The Fairfield Inn offers 106 guest rooms. The hotel is conveniently located just minutes from the downtown commons. Our hotel offers complimentary breakfast, free high speed internet, on-sight fitness room and complimentary parking.

What's Included

  • $109 Room Rates
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Grayhaven Motel
Grayhaven is a lovingly restored vintage motel that has been hosting vacationers and travelers for more than 100 years. Family friendly, and offering the very best in simple, casual comfort, guests will find clean, well appointed rooms, domestic linens, natural bath products and plenty of space to...
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What's Included

  • 20% Off All Room Rates!
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Hampton Inn
The Hampton Inn is located minutes from downtown Ithaca. Our hotel offers complimentary breakfast, free high speed internet, on-site fitness room and complimentary on-site parking.

What's Included

  • $119 Room Rate
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Hilton Garden Inn Ithaca
Located in the heart of downtown Ithaca, minutes to Cornell University, Ithaca College and many major attractions. Across the street from the Ithaca Commons pedestrian mall, famous for outstanding restaurants and local shops. The hotel offers complimentary downtown parking, complimentary WIFI,...
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What's Included

  • SUN-THUR $109, FRI-SAT $125
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Homewood Suites By Hilton Ithaca
Ithaca's only all-suite hotel featuring a kitchen and living room in each suite with a pull-out sofa. Onsite parking, Wi-Fi, and a daily grab-and-go breakfast included.
Call hotel directly at 607-266-0000
and mention code: ILT 2021 to redeem discount.

What's Included

  • 15% Off Rack Rate
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Inn On Columbia
We are a small, stylish Inn in downtown Ithaca. Located just four blocks from the Ithaca Commons and a short drive to the wine trail and state parks, we are an ideal home base for your Finger Lakes adventure!

What's Included

  • Great Rates For Great Teachers: $145 King Rooms, $205 Suites
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Quality Inn Ithaca - University Area
Two story building, downstairs rooms have sliding doors that you can park in front of on one side of the building. Free parking.
To redeem this offer, click on website HERE to choose your dates.

What's Included

  • Ithaca Loves Teachers Promotion: $89 Room Rates
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The Inn At Gothic Eves
Luxury Inn offering amenities for the discerning traveler. The 8 suite Inn is located between Seneca and Cayuga Lakes near Taughannock Falls State Park. This location provides a central place for wine, cider, beer and spirits tasting, waterfall viewing, hiking, sledding, ice skating, dining and shopping.

What's Included

  • Free Massage With 2 Night Stay, Free Couples Massage With 3 Night Stay
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Thomas Farm Bed & Breakfast
Tastefully remodeled farmhouse style Bed & Breakfast built in 1850 in the Central New York Greek Revival style. Roughhewn beams, wide plank floors and extensive original woodwork bring you back to a simpler time when friends and family were welcomed from near and far. Each morning begins with...
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What's Included

  • $150/night

LEARN

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Experience! The Finger Lakes Sommelier Wine Pairing Event February 19, 2022
Sommelier Wine Pairing Event:
Saturday, February 19, 1:00 PM
Coltivare Amphitheater,
$29 per person.


Georgian Wine On My Mind (and growing right here in the Finger Lakes!)

E!FLX presents this special event that features Finger Lakes wines made from ancient Georgian varietals.

The Georgian...
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What's Included

  • 15% Off
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The History Center In Tompkins County
The History Center is a generation to generation education and research space focusing on the history of Tompkins County and the Finger Lakes region. Our state of the art museum and Local History Research Library are located in the heart of Tompkins County on the Ithaca Commons.

What's Included

  • Free Books For Teachers!
  • Enter To Win A Box Of Books For Your Classroom Or Learning Space!
  • Educator Book Specials On Local History!
  • Private Museum Visits For Teachers!

SERVICES

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* August Moon Spa At La Tourelle *
At August Moon Spa at La Tourelle, we take pride in using local ingredients to create one-of-a-kind spa treatments that leave you feeling refreshed and rejuvenated.

What's Included

  • COME SHOP OUR RETAIL SPACE!
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* Rasa Spa *
Since 2006, Rasa Spa is the only full-service, holistic healthcare spa actively cultivating wellness in the Finger Lakes region. Encompassing a wide range of natural, healing therapies and treatments, Rasa's aim is to bring each client toward optimal, whole health. From waxing to energy work and...
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What's Included

  • 15%-20% Off
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** Visions Federal Credit Union **
Visions will award full funding, up to $500, for projects submitted by educators at the elementary, middle, and high school levels. We’ve committed $20,000 to the program, so multiple projects may win!

What's Included

  • Visions Loves Educators Classroom Funding Program
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Alta Spa
Alta Spa is a day spa located in the heart of downtown Ithaca since 1999. It offers a full range of skin care and body care services including waxing and sugaring, facials, lashes, and massage. Check out our special Spa Promotions!

What's Included

  • 12% Off All Sugaring (Waxing) Hair Removal Services
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Attuned Life Massage & Wellness
Our massage studio helps people tap into their innate ability to heal through a variety of massage and energy work modalities. We specialize in Integrative massage, Ashiatsu Barefoot Massage, 4-Handed Massage and Couples Massage. We create sessions that provide the most benefit for you as our...
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What's Included

  • 10% Off 60 Or 90 Minute Massages
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Deeply Devoted Massage
Deeply Devoted Massage provides affordable massage, specifically designed for you! We are devoted to the art and power of touch, and its ability to tune the body, mind and spirit. Conveniently located in downtown Ithaca. Parking available!

What's Included

  • 15% Off Sessions Of 60 Minutes Or Longer
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Drs Ferrer & Monaghan LLP
Our practice melds the classical ideas of beauty with the modern principles of medical aesthetics. We offer facial rejuvenation and body contouring services including botox, fillers, RF microneedling, laser hair removal, and coolsculpting.

What's Included

  • 15% Off Botox, Fillers, Vivace RF With Microneedling, And Laser Hair Removal
  • Chemical Peels - Buy 2, Get 1 Half Off
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Luna Love Organics
Holistic hair studio offering unique reiki haircuts, custom haircuts, organic coloring and uses non-toxic and vegan hair products.

What's Included

  • 10% Off One Service For New Customers
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Pesco's Barber Shop
Treat yourself to a new 'do at Ithaca's Pesco's Barber Shop, a high-quality salon offering professional services for every hair type, including straight and curly. This barber shop accepts walk-ins so there's no reason to wait another day! Convenient parking nearby, and cash and credit cards are accepted.

What's Included

  • $3 Off
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Satori Salon
Satori Salon is Ithaca's premier location for the ultimate in self care. From the products and services we offer, to the ways in which we give back to our community, we strive to exceed expectations every time.

What's Included

  • 15% Off Retail Products And Hot Tools
  • 20% Off Any Single Satori Service
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Shoji Arts
Shayna Rose Grajo, LMT specializes in the healing arts of shiatsu, Thai massage and yoga.

What's Included

  • 50% Off Massage
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Transformations Hair & Body Studio
We specialize in a multitude of services including nails, hair, makeup, massage, skin care, waxing, and extensions. With advanced services intertwined with an unmatchable and unique style, our pampering one-stop salon is the place to be when you’re looking to transform yourself!

What's Included

  • Free Manicure
  • 40% Off All Services
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YMCA of Ithaca & Tompkins County
We're an inclusive organization of men, women and children joined together by a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, promoting healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility. The Y offers everything from water activities and fitness equipment to healthy living classes for youth and adults.

What's Included

  • Teacher Week Free Trial