Mark (mhaithaca) wrote,
Mark
mhaithaca

Lights and dinner

Seven of us drove up to Syracuse for Lights on the Lake, Onondaga County's holiday lights display that's arrayed along the lakeside park's narrow roadway. For $8 per car, you get to drive through -- bumper to bumper, around 4mph -- and enjoy the lights, some of which are cleverly "animated." I definitely recommend doing this in an automatic, not a stick shift. All the stop-and-go driving was very tiring for my ankles!

From there, we drove over to [info]Kitty Koynes, an outstanding Irish pub on Armory Square. I had a pint of Smithwick's (an Irish red ale from the makers of Guinness), a cup of excellent onion stout soup, and a traditional Irish breakfast! There was Irish soda bread, the decor is excellent, and the service was very good. This is definitely a place I'll have to get back to.
Subscribe

  • So long to Stevie (201.9)

    A Facebook post from a person I've never met about the passing of a dog I've never met hit me harder than I expected this afternoon.…

  • ✌️

    Still feeling fine about 40 hours after my second Pfizer shot, but I was pretty zonked last night, went to bed early, and slept for about nine…

  • Plexiglass and clipboards! (200.0)

    Interesting observation from bill_schubert that he wishes he'd bought stock in clipboards. "Things we really need in a pandemic:…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 5 comments