Autumn (Fall) in the Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County
Seneca-Iroquois National Museum presents a special screening from Rezolution Pictures of "Rumble: Indians who Rocked the World" at the Ray Evans Seneca Theater. This will be FREE and open to the public. After watching the film which premiered at the 2017 Sundance and won for Masterful Storytelling, there will be a
Olean Theatre Workshop presents "I Never Saw Another Butterfly". Over 15,000 Jewish children passed through Terezin, and only about a hundred were still alive when Terezin was liberated at the end of the war.
Friends of Good Music presents "Music from Syria" with the Kinan Azmeh's City Band. Described as a "virtuoso" by the New York Times, and "engagingly flamboyant" by the Los Angeles Times, clarinetist Kinan Azmeh was born in Damascus, Syria. He is the first Arab to win the premier prize at the Nikolai Rubinstein International Competition (Moscow, 1997).
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. Join Para Paranormal in this three hour Halloween Ghost Hunt/Tour.
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. Join Para Paranormal in this three hour Halloween Ghost Hunt/Tour during the Twilight hours!
Join us for Spooktacular Family Fun Day at the Museum. Activities include Kid's Crafts, Food & Craft Vendors & the Annual Scary Stories in the Museum! Scary Stories will be 3pm-5pm. Contact Jennifer Jimerson for more information, 716-945-1760 or jenniferjimerson [at] sni [dot] org Free Admission on this Day!
The Barn Show Crew and The Rusty Rooster invite you to see their latest seasonal creations! The Barn Show involves six talented women who create hand crafted items and bring them together for sale at "The Rusty Rooster" nestled in the hills of Cattaraugus/Otto, NY. The Barn Show girls create primitive, folk art and rustic paintings and signs. There will be a nice s
Get a jump on your holiday shopping or get that new awesome decoration for Halloween at The Woods at Bear Creek's Holiday Craft Show! More details to come.
The Woods at Bear Creek is having a Dice Run on Oct 14th! What better time to play in the woods then when the leaves are colorful and fallen to the ground for you to ride through!
Join Para Expeditions for this overnight ghost hunt at the haunted Wildwood Sanitarium! Join us as we explore this haunted location and try and make contact with the other side. Get your limited tickets in advance for only $89 (additional at the door if available).
The Allegany Area Historical Association will feature speaker Larry Kilmer in an upcoming event held at their Heritage Center in the Village of Allegany. The Olean Street Car Company operated in our area from the 1860's to 1927. It ran from Olean to Allegany, all the way to Little Valley, Bradford, Bolivar, Shingleho
Recent works created by New York City artist Liz Whitney Quisgard will be part of a new exhibition that is set to open at The Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts at St. Bonaventure University on Oct. 17. The exhibition will remain open until June 30, 2018.
Join Cattaraugus County Economic Development, Planning and Tourism in a special speaker discussion with light refreshments on October 19th, 2017 at 7pm in the Legislative Chambers.
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. Join Para Expeditions for an overnight stay at the Haunted Hinsdale House, if you can make it through the night!
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.
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.
Experience Pre-Colonial Iroquois Dining on Seneca Nation Territory. "A truly unique dining experience." The 58th Annual Indian Foods Dinner menu will include Roast Turkey, Roast Venison, Boiled Corn Bread, Fry Bread, Fried Salt Pork, Hulled Corn Soup, Mashed Beans, Buttered Squash, Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans, Cranberry Sauce and Pumpkin Pie. Beverages will be your choice of
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. Join Ed and Louise for a three hour Halloween Ghost Hunt of the House.
The Chicago Authority, a great cover band of the band "Chicago", will perform at the Gowanda Historic Hollywood Theater.
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Come join us at the Quaker Bath House for an evening filled with some great music by the fire. Local musician Paul Crawford will be performing, in what will be one of the last events for the season in the new lakeside room. Paul is a semi-professional musician in Western New York.
Come join in on the fun listening to several choruses singing their songs and singing as one big group! There will also be quartets singing as usual but having a large chorus will be the highlight of the night!
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. Join Ed and Louise for a three hour Halloween Ghost Hunt of the House during the twilight hours!
Autumn in The Southern Tier Train Show! The Toy Train Collectors Society is hosting a Train Show at the Olean Intermediate-Middle School where the public is welcome to attend!
HoliMont is hosting its second annual Cyclocross event this fall. This is a race you don’t want to miss! The course will offer a mix of single track, grass, dirt and paved sections. Off camber sections and mud are possible and even probable. There will be at least 2 dismount areas, one with barriers.
Join Paranormal Walks for an exclusive tour of the Town Hall in Ellicottville. This is the one located on the corner of Washington St. and Jefferson St. Half of the proceeds to benefit the Ellicottville Historical Society!
Celebrate Halloween with us on Baggers Night! Gowanda Harley-Davidson's twist on "Trunk or Treat". Dress up and Decorate your bike! Fill your Saddlebags with candy for the kids. Free Pumpkins and carving for the kids. Prizes for best costumed rider and best decorated bike. Prizes by popular vote.
Cancelled due to construction on the haunted parts of the Gowanda Historic Hollywood Theater.
Check out The Chicago Authority concert on Oct. 21, 2017.
He’s been a country sensation ever since Garth Brooks recorded his song “More Than A Memory” in 2009. And now, Lee Brice is coming to the Seneca Allegany Events Center Friday, October 27.
While it is a fact that bats rank very high on the list of most disliked species, it is also a fact that bats are greatly misunderstood. Bats are not the creepy, scary and vicious animals they are sometimes made out to be. Folks who love animals know that all animals deserve to be treated with kindness and bats are no exception.
The EVL Halloween Half will be a fun filled Halloween-themed event on Saturday October 28, 2017. The event will feature a Half Marathon and a 5k. We encourage runners of all abilities to join us!
Fall in and Join the Free Family Art Day! Cattaraugus County Arts Council’s Free Family Art Day will be held Saturday, October 28th from 1-4pm at the Olean Center Mall. We have had an enthusiastic response to these events that allow kids and their parents to do fun art projects together at no charge, enjoying a creative experience that is accessible to everyone.
Enjoy a frighteningly good time at the Woods at Bear Creek "Haunted Wine & Craft Beer Walk in the Woods" the weekend before Halloween!
There are two special packages for this event:
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.
Want to learn how to Geo-cache, kayak, paddle board, fly fish or mountain bike?
Portville Central School’s Arts, Crafts, and Antiques Show returns! This 2-day indoor event will be held in the High School and features art, crafts, antiques and food on Saturday, November 4th, and Sunday, November 5th, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. both days. Proceeds collected directly benefit the students of Portville Central School in the form of achievement awards.
Come and shop for your holiday gifts. A few select vendors will be set up under cover leading from the path to the barn. There will be Food, Music and Special Sale prices. Like the "Souper" in the title, there will be soup, chili and stew available.
Join us for food, drinks and lots of laughs! The Rehabilitation Foundation is bringing in two award winning, nationally touring comedians, each with a unique background! Proceeds from the event benefit The ReHabilitation Center and people with disabiltiies in the community.
Get your 3 person team together and get ready to launch those pumpkins! It's back! Besecker and Coss will again be holding their “GREAT PUMPKIN SHOOT” on November 5, 2017 at 12 noon.
Friends of Good Music presents "Seraph Brass". Seraph Brass is a dynamic brass quintet drawing from a roster of America's top female brass players. Committed to engaging audiences with captivating programming, Seraph Brass presents a diverse body of repertoire that includes original transcriptions, newly commissioned works and well-known classics.
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.
Fire up a night full of laughs with a blue-collar funnyman “who had the right to remain silent, but lacked the ability”—Ron White! Best known as the scotch drinking, cigar smoking member of the world-famous Blue Collar Comedy Tour, Ron White has built a career by telling brutally honest stories brimming with punch lines and bursting with laughs.
Put on your “Blue Suede Shoes” and head on down to Seneca Allegany for the ultimate afternoon of “Elvis”. This movie star Elvis pays homage to the “King of Rock & Roll’ and the hits that made him famous. Backed by his amazing band they will take you through the decades of Elvis. Simply stated this is the #1 Elvis Entertainer in the World!
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
The ultimate one-on-one battle is back at the Seneca Allegany Events Center – don’t miss a night of King of the Cage Mixed Martial Arts brought to you by Seneca Fight Night. See the region’s best athletes and warriors go toe to toe inside the cage. It’s sure to be a night you won’t forget!
Tickets go on sale in August!
Come join Santa and Mrs. Clause as they officially light the town's holiday decorations!
This event seeks to encourage all to shop small. StrOLEAN is defined as an event where event goers will be able to saunter, amble, wander, walk North Union Street; and will be able to enjoy food, music, fine arts, activities and fun for all ages.
Olean Theatre Workshop presents "Do Not Go Gentle". Lillian Boedecker Barron is old, vibrant, funny, wise, and recently deceased!
It's a full 56-page comprehensive guide, highlighting the activities and attractions in our County and it's FREE!!
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Over 130 Old Order Amish Shops in an uncommercialized setting. Visit AmishTrail.com for more information on the Old Order Amish.