Nature Lovers

Nature Lovers Events

Signs of Spring Evening Walk

new wetland boardwalk
Thu, 03/23/2017 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

It’s the end of the season. Time to get over the winter blues, and get outside! 

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Clinic with Professional Instructor & Trainer Melissa Henry Shetler of Circle M

Melissa
Sat, 03/25/2017 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

This interactive clinic will help you tidy up the loose ends before the 2017 show season.

Come and work with professional trainer and riding instructor Melissa Henry Shetler and get the polishing you need before entering the ring! This unique clinic will be held in a "block" style format and will focus on English and Western pleasure, equitation, trail and flying lead changes!

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Spring Steelhead School with Adventure Bound on the Fly

Trout Fishing with Adventure Bound on the Fly
Sat, 03/25/2017 - 9:00am - 4:00pm

The guides at Adventure Bound on the Fly are excited to offer decades of experience of guiding and fishing on the Steelhead waters around the Ellicottville, NY area. After many requests through the 2016 season we've decided to have a one day Steelhead school on our home water Cattaraugus Creek, March 25th from 9-4.

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Annual Maple Weekends 2017

Maple Weekends 2017
Repeats every week until Sun Mar 26 2017 .
Sat, 03/18/2017 - 10:00am - Sun, 03/19/2017 - 4:00pm
Sat, 03/25/2017 - 10:00am - Sun, 03/26/2017 - 4:00pm

What better way to spend a day with family and friends at that at the 21st Annual Maple Weekend™ on March 18-19 and March 25-26, 2017 from 10am-4pm each day presented by the New York State Maple Producers Association. 

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Holiday Valley's Old School Mogul Contest

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Sat, 03/25/2017 - 10:00am - 1:00pm

Dust off those antique skis and dig to the back of the closet for your out dated ski duds and celebrate the spring bumps on the iconic Chute, eat hot dogs and just have a blast!

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FREE Pruning Trees Lecture at Nannen Arboretum

Pruning Trees at Nannen Arboretum
Mon, 03/27/2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

Learn techniques for proper pruning of trees and shrubs, including hands-on demonstrations, from Joe Schueckler, Master Forest Owner, at a workshop sponsored by the Nannen Arboretum Society. The workshop will be presented indoors with demonstrations performed outdoors, weather permitting. An educational handout will be provided.

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Trout Season Opens!

brown trout image
Sat, 04/01/2017 - 12:00am - Sun, 04/02/2017 - 10:00pm

Trout Season opens in our area on April 1st!  The Enchanted Mountains provides some of the best Steelhead fishing opportunities in the Cattaraugus Creek.  No matter if you're an avid angler or simply a fairweather fisherman (or woman) we have a place where you will surely be hooked!

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Bear Run ATV Park Dice Run

April 2017 ATV Dice Run at Woods at Bear Creek
Sat, 04/01/2017 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

The Bear Run ATV Park, at the Woods at Bear Creek, will be hosting a Dice Run on April 1.

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SBU Jazz Band to host FREE Big Band Dance at St. Bonaventure

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Thu, 04/06/2017 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

The SBU Jazz Band will host a big band dance at 7:30pm Thursday, April 6, at St. Bonaventure University’s Doyle Hall Dining Room.

 Admission to the second annual Swing Into Spring dance, which includes light refreshments, is FREE, but donations are welcome, said Dr. Les Sabina, professor of music and director of the Jazz Band.

The public is welcome.

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2017 Greater Olean Area Home Show

seminar at previous show
Fri, 04/07/2017 - 10:00am - Sun, 04/09/2017 - 4:00pm

It's time for the Greater Olean Area Home and Garden Show.

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2017 Little Valley Volunteer Fire Dept. Spring Sportsmen's Show

display at show
Sat, 04/08/2017 - 9:00am - Sun, 04/09/2017 - 3:00pm

Buy-sell-trade-browse at the annual Sportsmen's Show sponsored by the Little Valley Volunteer Fire Department featuring modern and antique firearms and accessories, game calls, sporting goods and fishing tackle.

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Ranch Riding, Western Horsemanship & English Equitation with Jennifer Moshier

Jennifer as judge at previous show
Sun, 04/09/2017 - 9:00am
Show season is just around the corner! Learn with your horse the new HOT Ranch Riding rules and events from Jennifer on this one day clinic.

Tune up your horse for Horsemanship and Equitation and learn the newest 2017 trends. Be ready when you walk in the gate! 

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Orvis 101 Intro to Fly Fishing with Adventure Bound on the Fly

Orvis Fly Fishing 101 with Adventure Bound on the Fly
Sat, 04/15/2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

Fly Fishing 101.  Learn fly-fishing basics in one of our free Fly Fishing 101 classes. Perfect for beginners of all ages. Fly Fishing 101 will provide you with free lessons on fly casting and outfit rigging.

This is event is free of charge and all equipment is provided.  Advance reservation is required.

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You Too Can Bonsai at Pfeiffer Nature Center

Bonsai Class at Pfeiffer Nature Center
Thu, 04/20/2017 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Growing trees in pots is called Bonsai.  The history of Bonsai stems from farming practices from long, long ago.  It is believed that the Art of Bonsai originated in China and was then spread to Japan through commerce where it was embraced by their culture and religions.  Under the influence of the Buddhists and Monks during the 10th and 12th centuries,

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Tri-County Trout Derby

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Sat, 04/22/2017 - 6:30am - Sun, 04/23/2017 - 7:00pm

The Chamber of Commerce in Arcade is offering adventure to early season anglers with their third annual Tri-County Trout Derby set for the Upper Cattaraugus Creek, April 22 and 23.  All New York State fishing regulations must be followed.

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Leon Historical Society's Amish-English Cabin Fever Event Session 1

Leon's Amish-English Basket making
Sat, 04/22/2017 - 9:00am - Sat, 05/13/2017 - 4:00pm

Feel like winter will never end?  Try a NEW learning Experience!  Learn how to make baskets, sew, knit, and quilt at one of the Leon Historical Society's Amish-English Events.  Both English and Amish teachers share their world and skills with you at these events.  Please come for the day and enjoy seeing and learning how things are done in the Amish and the Modern world.&nbs

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How to Successfully Compete at a Training Level Dressage Show

dressage rider
Sat, 04/22/2017 - 12:00pm - 5:00pm

This clinic will explain the ins and outs of showing dressage.

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2017 Taste of the Southtowns for Gooseneck Hill Waterfowl Sanctuary

some of the unusual birds at Gooseneck
Sun, 04/23/2017 - 11:30am - 5:00pm

GREAT FOOD for a great cause!  Taste of the Southtowns - Sunday April 23 from 11:30-5 P.M. - St. Aloysius Hall, 190 Franklin St., Springville.

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Celebrate Arbor Day at Nannen Arboretum

Arbor Day at Nannen Arboretum
Fri, 04/28/2017 - 11:00am - 12:00pm

Join us for our 2017 Arbor Day celebration. We will plant a tree, hoist the Tree City USA flag, and hear an informative talk from a forester.  Refreshments will be served.  This is FREE. 

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Dueling Pianos at Good Times of Olean

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Fri, 04/28/2017 - 8:00pm - 11:00pm

Enjoy the sounds of Paul Hoefler and Todd Cutshaw and sing along with some cutting edge adult comedy at Good Times Olean.

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Franklinville's 2017 WNY Maple Festival

Franklinville WNY Maple Festival
Sat, 04/29/2017 - 7:00am - Sun, 04/30/2017 - 5:00pm

Stop by to taste that mouth watering, freshly made maple syrup and learn the process of making it! 

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Trout Fly Fishing School with Adventure Bound on the Fly

Trout fishing with Adventure Bound on the Fly
Sat, 04/29/2017 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

Come join us for a day of learning the basics of fly fishing for trout. During the day you will learn how to cast, rig, fish for Trout in WNY. All fishing equipment except waders/boots are provided for this event.

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Ranch Horse Riding & Pleasure Clinic w ARHA Judge Elizabeth Webb Phillips

previous clinic
Sat, 04/29/2017 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

Learn the In's and Out's of Ranch Horse Pleasure and Riding with professional American Ranch Horse Association Judge Liz Webb Phillips of Ohio. More Information will be posted as it becomes available. Auditors will be welcome but the class will be limited.

More information forthcoming.

Please check back.

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Leon Historical Society's Amish-English Cabin Fever Event Session 2

Leon's Amish-English Wrap Purse Craft
Sat, 04/29/2017 - 9:00am - 4:00pm

Feel like winter will never end?  Try a NEW learning Experience!  Learn how to make baskets, sew, knit, and quilt at one of the Leon Historical Society's Amish-English Events.  Both English and Amish teachers share their world and skills with you at these events.  Please come for the day and enjoy seeing and learning how things are done in the Amish and the Modern world.&nbs

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Open Family Game Show at Creekside Arena

previous competitor
Sun, 04/30/2017 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

9am Registration.  

For more information call 716-949-8295

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2017 Rock City Park Season Opening

exploring the rocks
Mon, 05/01/2017 - 9:00am - 6:00pm

Stretch your muscles as you follow a path over, under and even through rocks that tower as high as 80 feet!

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Centered Riding Clinic with Susan Strong Kelley at Nash Hill Equestrian Center

Centered Riding at Nash Hill Equestrian Center
Fri, 05/05/2017 - 8:00am - Sun, 05/07/2017 - 4:00pm

Spend a weekend brushing up on your riding abilities with clinician Susan Strong Kelley.

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Great Valley Fireman's Annual Regatta 2017

Fun at previous Regatta
Sat, 05/06/2017 - 8:00am - 6:00pm

This year's 2017 annual Great Valley Vol. Firemans Regatta will be held May 6, 2017.  Sponsored annually by the Great Valley Volunteer Fire Company, this 10 mile regatta is fun for spectators and participants.

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Intro to SUP Fly Fishing with Adventure Bound on the Fly

SUP Fly Fishing with Adventure Bound on the Fly
Sat, 05/06/2017 - 9:00am - 12:00pm

Intro to SUP Fly Fishing:  Learn fly-fishing basics utilizing the Stand Up Paddle boards to both access new water but also approach fish in a more stealth manner. Perfect for fly fisherman who is looking for new ways to access new water and or fish existing water more effectively.

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Leon Historical Society's Amish-English Cabin Fever Event Session 3

Leon's Amish-English Cabin Fever Session 3
Sat, 05/06/2017 - 9:00am - 4:00pm

Feel like winter will never end?  Try a NEW learning Experience!  Learn how to make baskets, sew, knit, and quilt at one of the Leon Historical Society's Amish-English Events.  Both English and Amish teachers share their world and skills with you at these events.  Please come for the day and enjoy seeing and learning how things are done in the Amish and the Modern world.&nbs

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Love My Park Day, 2017

Helping out the Park!
Sat, 05/06/2017 - 10:00am - 1:00pm

Join in the fun at Allegany State Park!  And help clean up your favorite Park for Spring!  The office of Governor Coumo has just announced that the 2017 I Love my Park Day Registration is open! The event takes place Saturday May 6th 2017 on the Red House side of the park.

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Leon Historical Society's Amish-English Cabin Fever Event Session 4

Leon's Amish-English Cabin Fever Session 4
Sat, 05/13/2017 - 9:00am - 4:00pm

Feel like winter will never end?  Try a NEW learning Experience!  Learn how to make baskets, sew, knit, and quilt at one of the Leon Historical Society's Amish-English Events.  Both English and Amish teachers share their world and skills with you at these events.  Please come for the day and enjoy seeing and learning how things are done in the Amish and the Modern world.&nbs

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Happy Half - Half Marathon and 5k

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Sat, 05/13/2017 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

At The Happy Half at Holiday Valley,  you can put the FUN into running.

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Rock City Park Hosts 2017 Arts & Crafts Show

Vendor outside at show
Sat, 05/13/2017 - 10:00am - Sun, 05/14/2017 - 5:00pm

 Located at 505 Route 16 South in Olean, New York, Rock City Park is home to one of the largest natural displays of quartz conglomerate in the world and attracts thousands of global visitors each year. 

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Date night with Kids Fishing Clinic at Adventure Bound on the Fly

Kids fishing clinic with Adventure Bound on the Fly
Sat, 05/13/2017 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

A fishing class designed for children that provides an ideal opportunity for kids to have fun and learn about a great sport of fly fishing while the parents enjoy some adult time in Ellicottville, New York Each child will enjoy hands-on practice casting, identifying fish food (bugs) & playing, landing and releasing fish in a fun and respectful way.

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2017 4H Bonanza Horse Show at Nash Hill Equestrian Center

previous show
Fri, 05/19/2017 - 8:00am - Sun, 05/21/2017 - 4:00pm

For more information or to register, please call 716-532-4295 or 716-699-2377.

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#1 of 7 in the Horse Show "Battle" Series at the Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds

competitors
Fri, 05/19/2017 - 8:00am - Sun, 05/21/2017 - 7:00pm

This is the first show in a series of seven shows in the "Battle" series.  There will be three locations for the shows; at Nash Hill Equestrian Center, at D & A Performance Horses and at the Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds.

For more information on Battle 1, please call 716-481-7242.

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Allegany State Park GeoBash XII

Allegany State Park Geobash XII
Fri, 05/19/2017 - 8:00pm - Sun, 05/21/2017 - 12:00pm

The 12th annual gathering of geocachers in beautiful Allegany State Park has been published! ASP Geobash XII will be held on Saturday, May 20, 2017 from 8AM to 8PM.

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Creekside Round-up's 2017 Spring Carriage & Wagon Drive

wagon ride
Sun, 05/21/2017 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

The location for the ride has yet to be determined.  Please check back for updates.

For more information or to pre-register, please call 716-676-3534.

Registration begins at 10am.

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Little Valley Rider's Annual Memorial Day Trailride 2017

group of riders
Fri, 05/26/2017 - 8:00am - Mon, 05/29/2017 - 5:00pm

Bring your horse and enjoy the company of other equine enthusiasts.  Trailrides both Saturday and Sunday.

Camping available.

More information forthcoming.

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#2 of 7 in the Horse Show "Battle" Series at Nash Hill Equestrian Center

Nash Hill Show
Fri, 05/26/2017 - 8:00am - Sun, 05/28/2017 - 7:00pm

This is the second show in a series of seven shows in the "Battle" series.  There will be three locations for the shows; at Nash Hill Equestrian Center, at D & A Performance Horses and at the Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds.

For more information on Battle 2, please call 716-257-5257.

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SUP & Kayak River Trip with Adventure Bound on the Fly

SUP and Kayaking down the Catt Creek with Adventure Bound on the Fly
Sat, 05/27/2017 - 10:00am - 2:00pm

Come join us for a beautiful flat water paddle on the Cattaurgus creek. This paddle meet up will meet at the Adventure Bound onthefly shop in Ellicottville at 10:00 a.m. and then depart for the put in. Wear synthetic apparel that is quick drying and bring a snack to enjoy on the river shore.

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59th Annual Allegany Nature Pilgrimage

Magnolia Warbler by Bonnie Bowen
Fri, 06/02/2017 (All day) - Sun, 06/04/2017 (All day)

The Allegany Nature Pilgrimage began in 1959 and was attended by 70 participants. From those humble beginnings, the event has grown and has been going strong for over 50 years.

Now organized by volunteers from four nature-loving organizations, the annual event is held at Allegany State Park on the weekend after Memorial Day and it draws hundreds of participants.

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Gowanda's Hollywood Happening 2017 - A Motorcycle Event

photo from previous Hollywood Happening
Fri, 06/02/2017 - 6:00pm - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 6:00pm

Join in on one of the area's largest 3 day motorcycle events with a stunt show, Tattoo Contest and Charity Ride! The 19th annual Hollywood Happening has live bands, contests, motorcycle related vendors and fun!  

Schedule and more information forthcoming.

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Creekside Round-up's 2017 Horse Pull

horses ready to pull
Sat, 06/03/2017 - 9:00am - 3:00pm

Horsepulling is a sport with a team of equine athletes.  These athletes are worked daily to keep their muscles in great shape.  They are bred for their strength and ability to pull heavy loads short distances.

Join us and see horses from all over New York compete.

 

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Ellicottville Outdoor Expo 2017

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Sat, 06/03/2017 - 10:00am - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 4:00pm

Come and see what fun activities you can enjoy during this weekend of outdoor expos in Ellicottville.

Schedule and more information forthcoming. 

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2017 Hinsdale Horseradish Festival

Hinsdale Horseradish Fest 2017
Sat, 06/03/2017 - 10:00am - 8:00pm

Not only will you find everything horseradish, you'll find vendors with wine, craft beer, pottery, handmade jewelry, furniture, handmade soaps, country crafts, candles, paintings and more! 

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Lou Eibl Corral's Spring Trail Ride at Allegany State Park

Trail Ride
Fri, 06/09/2017 - 8:00am - Sun, 06/11/2017 - 8:00pm

Join the equine enthusiasts of Lou Eibl Corral on their annual Spring Ride in beautiful Allegany State Park!

More information forthcoming.  Please check back

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Allegany Garden Festival

flowers
Sat, 06/10/2017 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

Check their Facebook page to get the most up to date info!

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2017 Church Festival At the Basilica of St. Mary of the Angels

Aerial View of the Church Festival at St. Mary of the Angels in Olean, NY
Sat, 06/10/2017 - 12:00pm - Sun, 06/11/2017 - 10:00pm

A spectacular 2-day family event with kids games, live music, great food and beverages. They are celebrating their very FIRST festival as a Basilica!! 

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2017 Open Family Game Show at Creekside Arena

previous competitor
Sun, 06/11/2017 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

These family game shows are as much fun to watch as they are to compete in!!

9am Registration. 

For more information call 716-949-8295

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Annual Raccoon Rally Cycling Festival Weekend 2017

Racers in the Raccoon Rally
Sat, 06/17/2017 - 9:00am - Sun, 06/18/2017 - 9:00pm

Allegany State Park plays host to one of the longest standing traditions in cycling in Western New York drawing competitors from several surrounding states. 

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Randolph 2017 Arts & Crafts Festival

Main St.
Sat, 06/17/2017 - 10:00am - 5:00pm
Held along Randolph’s beautiful, historic Main Street, Randolph’s 45th Annual Arts & Crafts Festival is taking place rain or shine on Saturday, June 17th!

Randolph prides itself on the many talented crafters and artisans who display their handmade wares every year, and this year will be no different!

Schedule and more information forthcoming.

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Ellicottville Paddle Festival

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Sat, 06/17/2017 - 4:00pm - 8:00pm

Adventure Bound OnTheFly is bringing back the Ellicottville Paddle Festival for it's 2nd year!

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#3 of 7 in the Horse Show "Battle" Series at Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds

competitors
Fri, 06/23/2017 - 8:00am - Sun, 06/25/2017 - 7:00pm

This is the third show in a series of seven shows in the "Battle" series.  There will be three locations for the shows; at Nash Hill Equestrian Center, at D & A Performance Horses and at the Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds.

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2017 Ellicottville Championship Rodeo

Bronco Riding at the 2015 Ellicottville Championship Rodeo
Steer Wrestling at the Ellicottville Rodeo
Thu, 06/29/2017 - 7:00pm - Sun, 07/02/2017 - 9:30pm

Yeeehaw!!  An honest-to-goodness rodeo at the home of the Nightmare Hayrides on Sommerville Street, complete with bronco bustin', bull riding, calf roping, barrel racing and stick horse racing for the kids.

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Obstacle & Trail Clinic with Heather Payne at Nash Hill Equestrian Center

Anna and Deacon
Sun, 07/02/2017 - 8:00am - 4:00pm

Put this event on your summer calendar and save the date!!

More information forthcoming.

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Independence Day Celebration at Allegany State Park

On the Beach
Mon, 07/03/2017 - 4:00pm - 10:00pm

Grab your lawn chairs and head to the Allegany State Park Quaker Beach area to celebrate our nation’s independence! The fun starts at 4:00 p.m. on July 3rd with a chicken barbecue (until sold out) by the Coldspring Volunteer Fire Department. Also starting at 4:00 p.m. and running until 6:00 p.m.

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2017 South Dayton Fire Department Annual Tractor Pull

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 3:00pm - Sun, 07/09/2017 - 3:00pm

South Dayton Volunteer Fire Department's Annual Tractor Pull will be held July 7-9 at the Fireman's Grounds, 34 Maple Street, South Dayton. 

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40th Annual Fun Fly & Airshow sponsored by the Southern Tier Aero Radio Society

2016 contestants
Sat, 07/08/2017 - 10:00am - Sun, 07/09/2017 - 3:00pm

See hundreds of radio controlled aircraft fly through the skies at the Olean Airport on July 8-9, 2017.

The S.T.A.R.S. (Southern Tier Aero Radio Society) Flying Club is dedicated to promoting the hobby of building and flying radio controlled model aircraft. All members reside in an area within a radius of 40-50 miles of Cuba, NY. 

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#4 of 7 in the Horse Show "Battle" Series at D&A Performance Horses

show at D&A Performance Horses
Fri, 07/14/2017 - 8:00am - Sun, 07/16/2017 - 7:00pm

This is the fourth show in a series of seven shows in the "Battle" series.  There will be three locations for the shows; at Nash Hill Equestrian Center, at D & A Performance Horses and at the Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds.

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Marvin "Joe" Curry Veterans Pow Wow 2017

part of the Intertribal dance
Fri, 07/14/2017 - 10:00am - Sun, 07/16/2017 - 10:00pm

A nationwide and international audience will once again convene in Salamanca for one of the most grand and enthusiastic celebrations of Native American culture.

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2017 Open Family Game Show at Creekside Arena

Spring Game Show
Sun, 07/16/2017 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

These family game shows are as much fun to watch as they are to compete in!!

9am Registration. 

For more information call 716-949-8295

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2017 "Rock the Park" at Allegany State Park

previous year
Fri, 07/21/2017 - 3:00pm - 9:00pm

It’s a Friday in July. Oh what to do? Head to Allegany State Park for “Rock the Park” celebrating its 6th year! This year’s event takes place on July 21st at its new home at the Quaker Beach area.

Schedule and more information forthcoming.

 

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OnoFest 2017

vendors at OnoFest
Vendors and pavilion at 2010 OnoFest
Woman relaxing by the water at Onoville Marina during OnoFest
View inland from the shore of Onoville Marina
Sat, 07/22/2017 - 12:00pm - 9:30pm

Fun in the sun with live music, food/craft vendors, RVs and Boats on display, exhibits, activities and fireworks! It costs only $10 a car load- so bring a big vehicle and pack friends and family in!

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2017 Enchanted Mountains Brew Fest at Four Mile Brewing Company

Sat, 07/22/2017 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm

Join in and partake over 15 breweries from NY State serving you up some delicious craft brews! 

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Southern Tier Wounded Warrior Benefit, hosted by MAJ Patrick Miller

Sun, 07/23/2017 - 2:00pm

All money raised at this event will be donated to Wounded Warriors and Homeless Veterans.

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Randolph ToyMaker 5K Run/Walk

2016 race
Sat, 07/29/2017 - 8:00am

The Randolph ToyMakers began this 5K as a fundraiser to purchase supplies and pay shipping costs for toys that go to underpriviledged children locally and in other countries.

$15 pre-registration, $20 raceday

Food, t-shirts, age group prizes.

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2017 Cattaraugus County Fair

photo from 2016 Fair
Mon, 07/31/2017 - 8:00am - Sun, 08/06/2017 - 11:00pm

OK, Make plans to attend the 2017 Cattaraugus County Fair with exciting rides, animal shows and lots of FREE live entertainment!

More information forthcoming.

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26th Annual Street Classics Car Show 2017

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Sun, 08/06/2017 - 9:00am - 4:00pm

Stop by to check out the awesome cars and take part in the Chinese Auction and 50/50 drawings.  

Great food available:  chicken bbq by the Allegany Firemen, hotdogs/hamburgers by the Hinsdale Scouts, and Randy's catering will be there as well.

Face painting, games and live music will entertain the young ones.

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2017 Cattaraugus County Sportsman Rendezvous

vendor at rendezvous
Fri, 08/11/2017 - 10:00am - Sun, 08/13/2017 - 3:00pm

Join us this weekend for the Sportsman Rendezvous at the Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds, August 11, 12 & 13.

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Humphrey Blueberry Day 2017

blueberries
Sat, 08/12/2017 - 8:00am - 11:30am

Celebrate all things blueberry at the annual Humphrey Blueberry Day!

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2017 Limestone Volunteer Fire Department ATV Dice Run

group waiting to begin
Sat, 08/12/2017 - 9:00am - 6:00pm

The Limestone Volunteer Fire Department is hosting their annual ATV Dice Run on August 12th, starting at 9am.

Registration info forthcoming.

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Taste of Ellicottville 2017

Sat, 08/12/2017 - 12:00pm - Sun, 08/13/2017 - 4:00pm

Taste of Ellicottville where everyone can sample the best that Ellicottville’s fine restaurants have to offer as they set up “Cafe Style” on the streets. Tickets are $1 each and items are between $1-$4. You can purchase tickets at the main ticket booth centrally located in the village. The event will take place throughout the village from 12:00PM – 4:00PM both Saturday and Sunday.

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Rally in the Valley 2017

Dice Run at previous Rally
Wed, 08/16/2017 - 4:00pm - Sun, 08/20/2017 - 7:00pm

The Bikes are back in town!  Gowanda Harley Davidson, and the "Enchanted Mountain Motorcycle Enthusiasts" will be hosting the 15th Annual Rally in the Valley Aug. 16-20 in Allegany's Firemans Park.  Proceeds from the event benefit a host of community charities.  

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StrOlean

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Fri, 08/18/2017 - 8:29am

With the dust now settled after two long years of construction to North Union Street, The Greater Olean Area Chamber of Commerce and city leadership are inviting the community out for a night on the town.

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2017 Family Beach Party at Allegany State Park

Items up for auction at the 2012 ASP Full Moon Beach Party
Fri, 08/18/2017 - 3:00pm - 9:30pm

Come spend a fun summer’s evening with music, fun, and fireworks at Red House Beach Area.  Grab the craziest Hawaiian shirt you can find and hula your way to Allegany State Park for our Annual Beach Party!

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Olean Outdoor Fest at Gargoyle Park

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Fri, 09/01/2017 (All day) - Sun, 09/03/2017 (All day)

Help support the Rehabilitation Center, Homcare Hospice, St. Judes, Make a Wish and more at the Olean Outdoor Fest.  A Portion of The Proceeds will be donated to those organizations and attendees are sure to have a great time with this action packed-event held over Labor Day Weekend (Sept 1-3). 

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Little Valley Rider's Annual Labor Day Trail-Ride 2017

A portion of the line of riders
Fri, 09/01/2017 - 8:00am - Mon, 09/04/2017 - 4:00pm

Annual Trail Ride.  Bring your horse or rent one from The Crosspatch Horse Ranch and enjoy the company of other equine enthusiasts.

Camping available by reservation. 

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2017 Ischua Valley's Falling Leaves Regatta

Participants enjoying an autumn float
Fri, 09/08/2017 - 8:00am - Sat, 09/09/2017 - 6:00pm

You’re invited to end your “Summer 2017” by participating in this amateur dice run regatta. Any form of motor-less craft may be entered for a fun trip down the beautiful Ischua Creek.

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#5 of 7 in the Horse Show "Battle" Series at Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds

competitors
Fri, 09/08/2017 - 8:00am - Sun, 09/10/2017 - 7:00pm

This is the fifth show in a series of seven shows in the "Battle" series.  There will be three locations for the shows; at Nash Hill Equestrian Center, at D & A Performance Horses and at the Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds.

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2017 4-H Fall Classic Horse Show at Nash Hill Equestrian Center

previous show
Fri, 09/15/2017 - 8:00am - Sun, 09/17/2017 - 5:00pm

For more information or to register, please call 716-532-4295 or 716-699-2377.

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#6 of 7 in the Horse Show "Battle" Series at D&A Performance Horses

show at D&A Performance Horses
Fri, 09/15/2017 - 8:00am - Sun, 09/17/2017 - 7:00pm

This is the sixth show in a series of seven shows in the "Battle" series.  There will be three locations for the shows; at Nash Hill Equestrian Center, at D & A Performance Horses and at the Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds.

For more information on Battle 6, please call 716-481-7242.

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2017 Rt. 16 Garage Sale & BBQ Stops

Shoppers at the garage sale
Sat, 09/16/2017 - 9:00am - Sun, 09/17/2017 - 5:00pm

Looking for that special bargain?  Antiques, lawn, garden and household, produce and many more low cost items will be available at hundreds of garage sales throughout the day.  Hungry?  Enjoy one of the roadside barbecues or restaurants along the way. 

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Grand Finale!! #7 of 7 in the Horse Show "Battle" Series at Nash Hill Equestrian Center

Nash Hill Show
Fri, 09/22/2017 - 8:00am - Sun, 09/24/2017 - 7:00pm

This is the FINAL show in a series of seven shows in the "Battle" series.  There will be three locations for the shows; at Nash Hill Equestrian Center, at D & A Performance Horses and at the Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds.

For more information on Battle 7, please call 716-257-5257.

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First Day Hike in Allegany State Park 2018

First Day Hike
Mon, 01/01/2018 - 10:00am - 2:00pm

First Day Hikes originated over 20 years ago at the Blue Hills Reservation, a  state park in Milton, Massachusetts. The program was launched to promote both  healthy lifestyles throughout the year and year round recreation at state  parks.

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2018 Sportsman's Show at Seneca Allegany Events Center

2016 show
Sat, 02/24/2018 - 9:00am - Sun, 02/25/2018 - 4:00pm

The Sportman's Show comes to the Seneca Allegany Events Center once again!  Come in out of the cold and get ready for the upcoming fishing and hunting seasons!

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Nature Lovers Places

Travel Guide

Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County Travel Guide for 2017It's a full 56-page comprehensive guide, highlighting the activities and attractions in our County and it's FREE!!

View the visitor's guide online

or

request that the Enchanted Mountains guide

be snail mailed to you for FREE!

NYAGT Geocaching Trails

Rockin'

The Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County is Home to 3 outcroppings of rocks, with the largest outcropping of Quartz Conglomerate Rocks at Rock City Park being the largest in the world; Little Rock City State Park and Thunder Rocks at Allegany State Park

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