For more information or to register, please call 716-532-4295 or 716-699-2377.
Sky High Adventure Park opens daily for the summer.
For hours, videos and more information, click here.
Allegany State Park plays host to one of the longest standing traditions in cycling in Western New York drawing competitors from several surrounding states.
Yes, you'll get muddy, yes there is running, yes there are 11 obstacles but NO fire, NO barbed wire and NO electric shocks!
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!
The Cattaraugus County Museum announced their "Family Day at the Museum: will return this year from 10am - 4pm on June 17.
Take a healthy walk while searching for some unusual “nature” items. You will be given a map to follow along with a checklist of fun things to find. Bring a camera to snap a photo of each witty item. The scavenger hunt trail is about a 1 mile in length.
Get out of the house and come join in the fun as Allegany State Park continues its series of hikes called “3rd Saturday Treks.” As the name implies, these free, family-friendly hikes will take place on the 3rd Saturday of each month from April through October. The treks will be led by park staff and summer interns.
Summer's here and it's going to be Hot! Bring the gang!
For hours and more info, click here.
On June 17 and 18, Adventure Bound and Holiday Valley will host a paddle sports weekend featuring free kayak and stand up paddle board (SUP) demos, live music and food.
The Allegany Engine Company 2017 81st Annual Old Home Week activities will occur from Tuesday, June 20th through Saturday, June 24th. The Engine Company welcomes Powers & Thomas Midway Entertainment
Since his start with the Steve Miller Band, Boz Scaggs has been recognized as one of America’s most talented musicians.
Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States. Dating back to 1865, it was on June 19th that the Union soldiers, led by Major General Gordon Granger, landed at Galveston, Texas with news that the war had ended and that the enslaved were now free.
Join us on Saturday, June 24 at 9:15PM at Park Site #52 at the south end of Quaker Lake to enjoy naked eye viewing of our beautiful night sky. You are probably familiar with the Big Dipper, but can you find the Little Dipper? Did you know there is a graceful swan gliding across the summer sky? Jupiter, the king of planets, will be in our western sky.
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.
Good Times of Olean brings you the Nashville Nights Concert Series.
The weekend gets going Friday with the kickoff event for the Ellicottville Stroll the Streets. The entertainment will take place all throughout the village with music at the gazebo and so many other events taking place. This is the best way to start off the weekend of music in Ellicottville NY. There will also be a Top of the Mountain Party at Holiday Valley.
Sign up for an evening of fun and art! Paint the beautiful fish you see in the photo with your friends and instructions from a professional artist! Join artist Samila Sosic for CCAC's Paint Night! She will take you from your first dip of the brush to the finishing touches in creating your very own masterpiece.
The haunted house in Hinsdale, perhaps the most famous haunted house in the area, has all the elements of a good ghost story: a mysterious history, strange sightings, unexplainable events and even an exorcism.
Have you always wanted to have that "cowboy, western" experience? Now you can! The Crosspatch invites you to be part of their Firecracker Trailride on Independence Day Weekend!
A fun-filled weekend featuring a variety of live music and entertainment, where families may bring their own picnic baskets.
The BIG tractors come out to play tonight!
Gates open at 3pm, tractors begin at 6pm.
The hills of Salamanca will rock when the legendary Hank Williams, Jr. performs a special outdoor concert on Saturday, July 1st at 7pm!
Put this event on your summer calendar and save the date!!
More information forthcoming.
The Fun continues into Sunday for the headliners of the Ellicottville Music Festival! This year will be The American Band - Grand Funk Railroad! You know their hits - "We're an American Band", "I'm Your Captain", "Walk Like a Man" and "The Loco-Motion". This Flint, Mich., band helped rule the rock world in the first part of the ’70s, selling out stadiums, coll
Tonights features: Freedom Daze Late Model Special, Pete Loretto Memorial Late Model Race, BRP Big Block Modifieds, Street Stock, Bill Law Memorial Crate Late Model Race, BEI Lightning Series Sport Modifieds.
Gates open at 3pm and races begin at 6:30pm.
City Set For A BOOMING FOURTH! Bradner Stadium, Olean, gates open at 5:30 PM. Coolers and packages carried into the stadium will be checked for security reasons. In case of inclement weather, the fireworks will be scheduled for the next clear night.
Stop by tonight to see the World's Largest Demolition Derby and Fireworks spectacular!!
Want to learn how to Geo-cache, kayak, paddle board, fly fish or mountain bike?
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.
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.
The halls of the Seneca Allegany Events Center will echo with laughter when singer, comedian and celebrity impressionist Terry Fator performs on Saturday, July 8th at 7pm!
Registration begins at 10am. For more information, call 585-437-5336
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 Hamburg Showplex and at the Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds.
A nationwide and international audience will once again convene in Salamanca for one of the most grand and enthusiastic celebrations of Native American culture. This is Norht America's Biggest Smoke Dance Contest. There will be other dance styles as well including Fancy, Grass, Traditional, and Jingle.
Save the date!
These family game shows are as much fun to watch as they are to compete in!!
For more information call 716-949-8295
The long-awaited return concert is here! Benefit concert for Griffis Sculpture Park. 10,000 Maniacs will perform the entire "In My Tribe" album.
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.
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!
Get ready to be enchanted by NY State brews, wines, and ciders. This year will be just like last year's, a time to remember on the banks of the Allegheny River in the Four Mile Brewing Beer Garden! Come celebrate our 2nd Annual Enchanted Mountains Brew Fest. We have a fun day planned with awesome New York State breweries, smooth music, and delicious foods in our beer garden.
Join Para Expeditions for this overnight ghost hunt at the haunted Hinsdale House. Here is your opportunity to ghost hunt and stay the night at one of the most haunted locations in New York!
4 mile or 9.7 mile hard core trail runs on the Holiday Valley and nearby wooded winding trails.
If the way to a person’s heart is through the stomach, then Olean is a destination visitors are sure to love the Taste of Olean on July 23rd. Time to loosen that belt a few notches, gather family and friends and head down to the 68th Annual Art in the Park and the 27th Annual Taste of Olean.
All money raised at this event will be donated to Wounded Warriors and Homeless Veterans.
Don't sing the blues this summer - come out and enjoy them instead!
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.
OK, Make plans to attend the 2017 Cattaraugus County Fair with exciting rides, animal shows and lots of FREE live entertainment!
View the fall foliage from high above the trees!
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.
Celebrate all things blueberry at the annual Humphrey Blueberry Day!
The Limestone Volunteer Fire Department is hosting their annual ATV Dice Run on August 12th, starting at 9am.
Registration info forthcoming.
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.
Don’t miss this fun-filled Rock 'N Roll Weekend that kicks off Friday, September 15th, with lots of live entertainment in all of the local hot spots.
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.
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.
Gus Macker Olean is back on the 2017 schedule! Gus Macker 3-on-3 Basketball, America's largest outdoor basketball tournament, will be held in Olean August 18-20.
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!
Help support the Rehabilitation Center, Homcare Hospice, St. Judes, Make a Wish and more at the Olean Outdoor Fest. Proceeds will be donated to those organizations and attendees are sure to have a great time with this action packed-event.
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.
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.
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 Hamburg Showplex and at the Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds.
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.
A day at Pumpkinville is a fall family tradition for most families in this area.
Stop in tonight to see the WNY Super Late Model and 358 Modified Double Header.
Super Late Model, 358 Modifieds, Crate Late Models, Street Stocks and Emods.
Plan on joining the fun on Allegany’s Main Street for the annual Bonagany Festival, celebrating the friendship between the village of Allegany and St. Bonaventure University communities, on Saturday, September 23rd, from 11am-5pm. This is held annually during St. Bonaventure's Family Weekend and offers families a way to discover the Village and area outside of the campus.
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 Hamburg Showplex and at the Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds.
For more information on Battle 7, please call 716-257-5257.
Join in at the 40th annual Salamanca-Seneca Falling Leaves Festival with events happening all weekend long! Experience Seneca Culture and Heritage and enjoy the beautiful fall foliage. Started as a way to promote the culture of the Seneca Nation of Indians, as well as the relationship between the nation and the City of Salamanca, the celebration will have a cultural aspect with d
Jump on the SCARIEST HAYRIDE in Western New York. Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings only.
The Annual Fall Festival 5K Run kicks off at 9:30am on Holiday Valley Road. This fun, challenging course draws runners from several surrounding states.
On October 7th and 8th, 2017, come to Ellicottville’s Fall Festival; the oldest and largest, takes place when the foliage of the surrounding hills are ablaze with color! Tens of thousands of festival goers make for a lively weekend of unique foods, fine art, and an arts and craft show, carnival rides, live entertainment and much more.
Don’t miss this incredible show with one of music’s most gifted composers, songwriters and lyricists of our time!
Want to think and act local? Invest in your own communities' people and businesses? Show your support by coming to the 5th annual W.I.L.M.A. (We Invite Local Manufacturers & Artisans) being held at the Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds the weekend of October 21st and 22nd, 2017.
Experience a living legend of country music Saturday, October 28th at 7pm at Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino.
This is the last in the series of the Park's "How To" series
Guests will be able to sample over 100 hand-crafted beers from over 30 of the best New York State and American craft breweries and wines from New York, Southern Ontario and Ellicottville vintners.
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!
It's a full 56-page comprehensive guide, highlighting the activities and attractions in our County and it's FREE!!
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There were over 170 old schoolhouses with many still in existence in Cattaraugus County