The classic Christmas movie, "It's a Wonderful Life" featured the town Bedford Falls. But Bedford Falls is based off of Seneca Falls in Seneca County. It's the 70th anniversary of the film, and that's why this year's It's a Wonderful Life Festival is so special.

It's a big weekend for one community in our area, and exciting for fans of the movie "It's a Wonderful Life."

The town in the movie, Bedford Falls, is based off of Seneca Falls in Seneca County. It's the 70th anniversary of the film, and that's why this year's It's a Wonderful Life Festival is so special.

The festival takes place in Seneca Falls this weekend. Three of the actors who played the Bailey kids will be in town for the weekend. Events include the parade and 5k run on Saturday. A full list of events can be found here.

NBC'S Al Roker will also be in town of Friday, as he will be taping a segment for the TODAY Show.