Family Entertainment

Family Entertainment

Family Entertainment Events

Friends of Good Music presents "Murder on the Nile"

Murder on the Nile
Thu, 01/19/2017 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm

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.

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Luau at the Y Pool Party

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Fri, 01/20/2017 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Grab your bathing suit and the kiddos and enjoy some summer fun in the middle of winter!  The Y is hosting a pool party with music, games, snacks, hot dogs and sno-cones!  Cost is only $1 per person for members and $3 per person for the general public.

Register at the front desk.

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Olean Area Outdoor & Rec Sports Show 2017

from 2016 show
Sat, 01/21/2017 - 10:00am - Sun, 01/22/2017 - 3:00pm

Whether coming off the big game season, enjoying winter sports, gearing up for spring fishing or looking to spend a fun day with family, everyone will enjoy the 8th annual Greater Olean Area Outdoor & Rec Sports Show. It brings the whole of great outdoors under one roof!

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Mission to Mars with the Challenger Learning Center

Challenger Center's Holiday Mission
Sun, 01/29/2017 - 1:30pm - 4:00pm

Spend some time this New Year exploring Space and Beyond with the Challenger Learning Center in a mission to Mars!  This is a Simulated Mission to Halley's Comet for adults and teens (5th grade and up) on Sunday, January 29, 2017.  As an "astronaut" aboard the Mission, you will use smarts, wits and teamwork to successfully navigate through space challenges to study Halley's Comet as i

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Friends of Good Music presents Kremlin Chamber Orchestra

The Kremlin Chamber Orchestra
Wed, 02/08/2017 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm

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.

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Olean Theatre Workshop presents "The Odd Couple"

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Thu, 02/09/2017 - 7:30pm - Sun, 02/12/2017 - 10:00pm

When their respective marriages fall apart, endearing slob Oscar Madison invites his former college friend Felix Unger to move in with him.

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Moonlight Ski and Snowshoe with Allegany Nordic

Art Roscoe Trail System
Sat, 02/18/2017 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Come out and explore the Art Roscoe Ski and Snowshoe Area in the dark. Bring a dish to pass and your beverage of choice to the warming hut. After a ski or snowshoe, let's get together to toast why winter is so great!

PS-dont' forget your headlamp. It gets dark out there!!!!

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Holiday Valley's 2017 Penguin Paddle

Penguin Paddle
Sat, 02/25/2017 - 8:30am - 4:00pm

The Penguin Paddle is a fundraiser where participants slide down the slope on their belly "penguin style" in a stylish garbage bag.

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Holiday Valley's Winter Carnival & Mardi Gras 2017

Sat, 03/11/2017 - 10:00am - Sun, 03/12/2017 - 5:00pm

It's hard to believe that Holiday Valley can be even more fun, but wait 'til you come to Winter Carnival 2017!

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Friends of Good Music presents Music from India: Aditya Verma

Aditya Verma
Sun, 03/12/2017 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

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.

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Annual Maple Weekends 2017

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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 Spring Pond Skimming Party 2017

2014 pond skimming
Sat, 03/18/2017 - 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Who wouldn't want to race down a ski slope into an icy pond??  Whether you get wet or just watch, it is FUN !

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2017 Daffodil Festival in South Dayton

sign with daffodils
Sat, 04/08/2017 - 10:00am - 3:00pm

The South Dayton Daffodil Festival and craft show will be held Saturday, April 8. 

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Spring Break Art Camp at Cattaraugus County Arts Council

Having fun with clay
Mon, 04/10/2017 - 9:00am - Fri, 04/14/2017 - 12:00pm

More information forthcoming!

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Friends of Good Music presents Madrigalia

Madrigalia
Fri, 04/21/2017 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm

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.

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Family Art Day 2017 at the Cattaraugus County Arts Council

Family Art Day at the Arts Council
Sat, 04/22/2017 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

More information forthcoming.  Please check back.

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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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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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Allegany State Park GeoBash XII

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 8:00pm - Sun, 05/21/2017 - 12:00pm

Allegany State Park is beautiful all year 'round, but springtime is an extra special season. The trees, the animals, and the flowers are all things that are part of the GeoBash experience. There are many beautiful spots in the park and it's no coincidence that there are geocaches located in strategic spots all over the park.

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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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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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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 Taste of Olean/Art in the Park

Art in the Park
Sun, 07/23/2017 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

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.

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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 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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2017 Salamanca-Seneca Falling Leaves Festival

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 11:00am - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 5:00pm

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

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Travel Guide

Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County Travel Guide for 2016It's a full 56-page comprehensive guide, highlighting the activities and attractions in our County and it's FREE!!

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