WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (WENY) -- The Seneca Lake Wine Trail is home to 31 member wineries in the Southern Tier. Nearly all of them host unique events, including laid-back live music to more in-depth tasting experiences, and even unique dining opportunities.

Here are a few events to be on the lookout for in the month of August:

27th Annual Glorious Garlic Festival at Fox Run Vineyards

  • It all kicks off on Friday, August 2 at 5 p.m. with a concert by Celtic rock band "The Town Pants"
  • Festival takes place Saturday, August 3 - Sunday, August 4 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day
  • Feast on food flavored with fresh garlic; enjoy festival vendors, including regional garlic farmers; pick up a tip from local Finger lakes chefs during cooking demonstrations
  • Free admission and parking

Tapas Tuesdays on the Terrace at Glenora Wine Cellars

  • Tapas and wine special every Tuesday from 4 to 6 p.m.
  • Delicious wine and small plates, all enjoyed from the terrace overlooking vineyards and Seneca Lake
  • Each week will feature a different tapa, red and white wine, with special created to help you enjoy a little bit of everything

Sunset Saturdays at Boundary Breaks Vineyards

  • Saturday, August 10 from 5 to 9 p.m.
  • Food, live music, wine, and a view
  • Musical performances feature Donna Colton and the Troublemakers
  • No cover -- just pay for your wine and food

Third Thursday Live Music at Anthony Road Wine Company

  • Local, live, original music accompanied by regional eats
  • Thursday, August 15 from 5 to 8 p.m.
  • Free event
  • Lawn chairs and blankets welcomed
  • Wine is available by the glass and bottle, and non-alcoholic beverages are also available

For more information, check out the wine trail's web calendar.