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NY Regular Hunting Season opens

2017 NY State Deer Regular Season
Sat, 11/18/2017 - 12:01am - Sun, 12/10/2017 - 11:59pm

The deer and gun regular season for our area opens Saturday, November 18th throughout NY State and will continue until Dec 10th.  Cattaraugus County has long been one of the top outdoor locations for hunting with the lush and thick landscapes of the surrounding mountains.  Continually ranking in the top for harvesting of deer, state lands, state forest and Allegany State Park allow hu

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StrOlean - Small Business Saturday

StrOlean
Sat, 11/25/2017 - 9:00am - 9:00pm

The newest event for downtown Olean is coming back in November. 

       StrOlean is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Nov. 25 along North Union Street to bolster Small Business Saturday. Businesses and organizations are encouraged to participate and sign up as a pop up market, event organizer, or food provider. 

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Basic Living Class- Making Laundry Soap with Canticle Farm Market

Make your own laundry soap at Canticle Farm
Wed, 11/29/2017 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Did you know there are at least 2 known carcinogens in commercial laundry detergent and at least 7 other toxic chemicals? Laundry detergent is an easy switch from store bought to homemade. DIY alternatives are often just as effective and much less expensive. Learn how to make your own Laundry soap as a part of our Basic Living Series.

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Christmas in Gowanda 2017

Christmas in Gowanda 2017
Fri, 12/01/2017 - 12:00pm - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 5:00pm

Gowanda is a a beautifully quaint community nestled among the hills surrounding Cattaraugus Creek and is coming together for a Christmas Celebration on December 1 and 2, 2017.

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Christmas Cookie Sale for the Allegany Area Historical Association

Cookies for sale by the Allegany Area Historical Association
Sat, 12/02/2017 - 9:30am - 2:00pm

The Annual Christmas Cookie Sale will be held on Saturday, December 2nd at Nature’s Remedy, 120 West Main Street, from 9:30am to 2pm.  There will all types and sorts of cookies this year! Boxes of assorted cookies as well as special holiday cookies, including non-traditional fruitcakes.

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Allegany Area Historical Association's Community Christmas Service

Allegany Area HIstorical Association's Christmas Service
Sun, 12/03/2017 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

The 35th annual Community Christmas Service will be held on Sunday, December 3rd at 2 p.m. at the Heritage Center, 25 North Second Street.  The Community Christmas Service is always a nice way to start the holiday season.  Rev. Daniel Buringrud, Pastor of St.

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Kimchi Workshop with Canticle Farm Market

Kimchi Workshop at Canticle Farm
Mon, 12/04/2017 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

In this course we will cover the basic science behind making kimchi, why it’s good for you, and we’ll teach you how to make it yourself. If you are interested in Old World food preservation, gut
health, or fermentation in general, this is the class for you! To sign up email Kristin at education [at] canticlefarm [dot] org

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Holiday Nature Crafts for Kids with Pfeiffer Nature Center

Pfeiffer Nature Center hosts Kids Nature Crafts at Portville Library
Sat, 12/09/2017 - 10:30am - 12:00pm

Enjoy a fun time at Pfeiffer Nature Center’s ”Make A Nature Gift” at the Portville Library as you create a nature gift for someone special.  All ages will enjoy creating these gifts with the wonders of nature! Santa Claus will be visiting and there will be lots of other library craft activities going on too!  Location: 

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Reindeer Day at the Salamanca Historical Society Museum

Dancer
Sat, 12/16/2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

Reindeer Day is here!  Kids can visit Dancer, in person, as well as Santa!  Santa and one of his reindeer will be greeting guests outside the doors of the museum.  Adults can have some fun at the basket raffle and bake sale.  Baskets will be all sizes and shapes, filled with a variety of items.  Tickets are just $1 a piece or the price goes down the more tickets you buy

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12 Skating Days of Christmas

Ice Skating at the William O Smith Rec Center
Wed, 12/20/2017 - 6:00pm - Mon, 01/01/2018 - 4:00pm

Through the generosity of the community businesses and organizations listed below, the City of Olean Youth Bureau & Recreation Department is offering free admission for public ice skating the following dates and times.  There is a $2.00 skate rental fee.

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Breakfast with Santa at Sprague's Maple Farm

Sprague's Christmas Lights
Sprague's Reindeer
Sun, 12/24/2017 - 9:00am - 1:00pm

Enjoy a pancake breakfast with Santa on the morning of Christmas Eve.

Not just any pancakes--Sprague's Maple Farms' pancakes, smothered in their famous housemade maple syrup!

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New Year's Eve at The Woods at Bear Creek

New Year's Eve Celebration Woods at Bear Creek
Sun, 12/31/2017 - 7:30pm - Mon, 01/01/2018 - 2:00am

Celebrate New Year's Eve in style at the beautiful Woods at Bear Creek Glamping Resort.  Take your date to a special dinner overlooking peaceful forests and a sparkling lake.  You will dine in the beautiful banquet room.

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2018 Taste of Olean/Art in the Park

2016 Taste
"Art in the Park" by Susan Andrews
Sun, 07/22/2018 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

"Art in the Park" by Susan Andrews

 

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 22nd. 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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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!!

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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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