The Cattaraugus County Arts Council is happy to announce there will be a Free Family Art Day in 2017 sponsored by Fox Financial which will take place at the Olean Center Mall. Being held on Saturday, April 22 from 1-4pm. Finger puppets, pinwheels, a spring painting and Easter-themed yarn pictures will be the projects.
Saturday, April 22nd, Earth Day, the Franciscan Sisters of Allegany and Canticle Farm have chosen to host a grand celebration with Family-orientated Earth Day Activities.
Save a Lot invites you to watch 2 FREE movies at the Ray Evans Seneca Theater.
Sing (Rated PG) begins at 2pm.
Poet and St. Bonaventure University assistant professor, Dr.
Stop by to taste that mouth watering, freshly made maple syrup and learn the process of making it!
For more information call 716-949-8295
Stretch your muscles as you follow a path over, under and even through rocks that tower as high as 80 feet!
Have you ever wanted to learn how to Scuba Dive? Exploring the deep water, seeing incredible underwater animals or just being completely surrounded by a different world. You can get your start with Scuba lessons starting this May with J&D Scuba Shop/Travel Club. The Instructor has over 40 years of dive experi
The Friends of Allegany State Park will host I Love My Park Day Event on Saturday, May 6. 2017 from 10am to 1pm. We will be meeting at the Red House Picnic Shelter and registration starts at 9am. A Sahlen's hot dog lunch will be served afterwards for a nominal fee.
The Arts & Crafts Show will include returning popular artists and crafts people as well as new artisans who will be displaying their watercolors, oils, sculptures, photography, jewelry, glass, metals, wood and much, much more. Vendors will be located indoors, but then visitors can take a hike through the park, exploring the huge rocks and crevices in, under and around them.
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.
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.
Join the Seneca-Iroquois National Museum for a day of Seneca Heritage!
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!!
These family game shows are as much fun to watch as they are to compete in!!
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!
Dirt will be flying at the Fall Tractor Pull in South Dayton on Sunday June 18, located on the South Dayton Fireman's Grounds.
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.
Summer Art Camp of Stars, Stripes & Sparkles at the Cinnamon Fern Studio in Randolph! Recommended for ages 7-13. This week is a patriotic celebration full of fireworks and glitter! Students will make wood starts, recycled wood flags, wall art, firework paintings, glitter sculptures, jewelry and more!
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.
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.
Registration begins at 10am. For more information, call 585-437-5336
A nationwide and international audience will once again convene in Salamanca for one of the most grand and enthusiastic celebrations of Native American culture.
Summer Art Camp of Outdoor Art Camp! Recommended for ages 5-13. This camp is outdoors for a reason, it is messy! This is the week where we will do all the art projects that are too messy for inside. Activities include paint bombs, squirt gun painting, splatter painting, spin art, sand art, feet painting, chalks, spray paing, shaving cream abstract art and Friday color wa
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!
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.
OK, Make plans to attend the 2017 Cattaraugus County Fair with exciting rides, animal shows and lots of FREE live entertainment!
More information forthcoming.
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.
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.
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!
Date and location for this event have changed since early planning began, so be sure to update your calendar!
A day at Pumpkinville is a fall family tradition for most families in this area.
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
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.
It'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
request that the Enchanted Mountains guide
be snail mailed to you for FREE!
The cabin at Pfeiffer Nature Center is made entirely of American Chestnut, which is now extinct.