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!
You're cordially invited to Leon's Old Fashioned Town Picnic to be held at the Leon Fire Hall. It is the 70th Reunion of the Pennyroyal Race track!
Registration begins at 10am. For more information, call 585-437-5336
Celebrate a day of creativity at the fourth annual Griffis Sculpture Park Summer Festival! Enjoy the sculptures, listen to music, watch the performances and chow down on some good food! The headlining band will be Funktional Flow! Sonder, Sly Boots School of Music, and Kaleidoscope Sky will all be performing to keep you entertained as you hike or simply relax on a blanket in t
Good Times Youth Overnight Party: A night of fun with your friends! The next overnight is planned for Sunday August 21st from 10PM-8am the following day.
Ages 9-15 / $25.00 Per Youth
Take a group guided tour of the historic places of Olean. Della Moore will be the guide on this walking tour, which is just over 2 miles long.
Mushrooms are a variety of fungi that produce a fleshy fruiting body and when most of us think of a mushroom, we picture a white, umbrella-shaped cap that rests precariously on a thick, grey stalk. Mushrooms, however, come in many different shapes, sizes and colors. Not only are they beautiful to observe, they play a fundamental role for life on earth. Garrett Taylor (pho
WILD WING FESTIVAL will be held on Sunday August 28,2016 from 12-5PM at Gooseneck Hill Waterfowl Sanctuary, 5067 Townline Road, Delevan, NY.
Singer. Songwriter. Activist. Legend. Each word can be used to describe the iconic Willie Nelson, who will perform at Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino on Sunday, September 4 at 7pm.
Re-enactment at Gargolye Park in Olean in 1860s. You will witness history come alive as a small Confederate raiding party garrisons Olean and tries to protect its recently acquired prize from Union control. A weapons demonstration will be held, interrupting normal camp/garrison life.
Luxuriate in the healing tones of the native flute and rain stick as we enjoy the natural serenity of the Lillibridge preserve.
8th Annual Heavenly Harvest Farm to Table dinner and educational event. Chef-prepared, locally sourced four-course dinner, accompanied by live music, farm tours, sustainable-living educational booths, Pedal to Plate bike ride, raffle baskets, chair massages, a bonfire, and more.
11am Registration. First run at noon. For more information call 716-942-6316
Night Lights at Griffis Sculpture park are back!!
Come to this FREE event to learn about the Highlights of the 1920s by Greg Kinal. He will feature local history. Everyone is invited and they are held at the Ellicottville Memorial Library.
Don’t miss this fun-filled Rock N Roll Weekend, sponsored by Northtown Auto that kicks off Friday September 16th , 2016 in the evening with lots of live entertainment in all of the local hot spots. The fun continues Saturday the 17th as you enjoy Ellicottville’s eclectic shops and outstanding restaurants and more performance
Join us in a summer’s eve of self-expression and music. Read your original poems or play your favorite tune. *Refreshments and prizes! Free and open to the public!
A day at Pumpkinville is a fall family tradition for most families in this area. Partnering this year with the 50th Anniversary of "It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown", there are even more delights to add to your Autumn Adventures.
Ferns are an ancient group of plants that first appeared in the fossil record 360 million years ago. We know them as beautiful, green flowerless plants that reproduce by spores instead of seeds. Although ferns vary greatly in size and shape, they can be flabbergasting to identify. Fern aficionado, Susan Avery, will lead us through forest and field to share her expertise on
Bring your horse ready for one last Fall Trail Ride, September 24.
Registration begins at 9am.
More information forthcoming. Please check back.
Join for the 39th 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 dem
It's Ellicottville's oldest and largest Festival when the foliage of the surrounding hills is ablaze with color. Tens of thousands of festival goers make for a lively weekend of unique foods, crafts and much more.
Columbus Day Weekend! October 8 - 10. Show Hours: 10am - 5pm.
Rock enthusiasts will have the chance to view, purchase and learn about rare and common rocks from around the world at the 9th annual Rock City Park Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show during Columbus Day Weekend.
Come to this FREE event to learn about what happened in Buffalo in 1901 that shocked the world and recreated the birthplace of a new presidency. Presentation will be by Mark Lozo and everyone is invited and they are held at the Ellicottville Memorial Library.
The Verona String Quartet is presently the Graduate Resident String Quartet at The Julliard School, where they work closely with members of the Juilliard String Quartet. The Julliard School presented the quartet's Lincoln Center debut at Alice Tully Hall in May 2016.
Discover for yourself, if Gowanda's Historic Hollywood Theater is really Haunted. Make your way through the old Theater full of creatures from the night and scary passages throughout.
Begin your holiday shopping at the South Dayton Holiday Craft Show!
Austrian clarinetist Andreas Ottensamer has captured audiences and critics alike with the singular beauty of tone that he coaxes from the instrument. Since March 2011, he has been the principal clarinetist of the Berlin Philharmonic, arguably one of the world's leading orchestras. He is the principal clarinetist of the Berlin Philharmonic.
More information forthcoming.
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Who needs all the hustle and bustle and stress of spending Black Friday at the Mall when the whole family can enjoy Christmas in Ellicottville.
For the past 13 years, with a world-class ensemble of musicians, dancers and singers from both sides of the Atlantic, Tomáseen Foley's "A Celtic Christmas" has played to packed concert halls and critical acclaim from Los Angeles to New York to Chicago to Palm Beach and beyond.
Aquila Theatre, in its 25th anniversary season, stages “Murder on the Nile,” by one of the greatest mystery writers in world literature — Agatha Christie. This brilliant new production features a masterful whodunit and Aquila's clever signature style.
The Greater Olean Area Chamber of Commerce announced that the 8th annual Greater Olean Area Outdoor & Rec Sports Show will be held January 21st & 22nd, 2017 at Good Times of Olean.
Founded in 1991, the Kremlin Chamber Orchestra comprises some of Russia's finest young string players. The orchestra has carved a niche for itself under the creative baton of its founder and music director, Misha Rachlevsky.
Sarod player Aditya Verma is one of Canada’s premier forces on the international world music scene. A charismatic sarod player based in Montreal, he has won the admiration of audiences across North America, Europe and India. His electrifying performances reveal his virtuosity, passionate energy and an intensely emotional approach to music.
Now in its 41st concert season, Madrigalia, A Rochester-based vocal ensemble, delights audiences of all ages with diverse choral repertoire spanning the centuries and exploring many styles.
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
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be snail mailed to you for FREE!
CATTARAUGUS, from a Seneca Indian word meaning “bad smelling banks,” referring to the odor of natural gas leaking from rock seams. http://www.dos.ny.gov/info/pdfs/countynames.pdf
The word "Cattaraugus" means "foul-smelling river bank." This name is a result of the natural gas that oozes from the river mud. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cattaraugus_Creek.
In our opinion, only some of the river banks are bad smelling. Come on over and visit a creek in Cattaraugus County and tell us what you think.