3-D Pumpkin Carving Class with Eric Jones- Friday, October 15th 6-8pm.
Triple D Rodeo, the newest Rodeo in Cattaraugus County should be your next stop! They host thier "Bulls & Barrels" events every 3rd Friday of each month.
Jump on the SCARIEST HAYRIDE in Western New York. Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings only. Nightmare Hayride is a twenty five minute tractor drawn hayride that will lead you down a creepy haunted path with live scary creatures.
Take a ride up the Mardi Gras or Spruce Lake chairlifts on Saturdays and Sundays, through October, to view the spectacular fall leaves on the hillsides of Holiday Valley.
$10 per person, kids 6 and under are free.
Weekends in October, departing from Gowanda Depot.
Tickets $19 Adults (13 and up), $17 seniors (62 and up), $15 Children (3-12), Infants ride FREE (2 and under)
The Great Pumpkin Contest and Show with Eric Jones - Saturday, October 16th 1pm-7pm.
Watch the Fusion Dance Studio present the famous "Thriller" dance in the streets of Ellicottville infront of Villaggio.
An Evening of Owls- Thursday, October 28th
Join Pfeiffer Nature Center at the Portville library for a “hoot of a good time” as we share some fun and interesting facts about our native owl friends. Following the lecture and weather permitting, we will head up to the trails at Lillibridge for an owl prowl walk. Dress appropriately and be sure to bring a flashlight. If the weather proves uncooperative we will remain at the
Train departs from Gowanda Depot at 11:00am and 2:00pm.
Dress in your costume!
Join us for a FUN and SPOOKY night at the OLEAN YMCA!
This event is FREE and open to the public- Ages 12 and under.
The Wildwood Sanitarium offering 2 hour tours to give everyone a taste of Wildwood. These tours will consist of a 1 hour history tour with a 1 hour paranormal investigation to follow. This will be a chance to explore the house with one of the owners. For reservations please call or text (716)-801-5786. Tours are $20 per person!
November 13th & 14th, departing from Gowanda Depot.
Tickets First Responders FREE, $19 Adults (13 and up), $17 seniors (62 and up), $15 Children (3-12), Infants ride FREE (2 and under)
Tacos in June; Wings in November – Wing Crawl Planned!
OLEAN — The Olean Sports and Social Club (OSSC) and the Greater Olean Area Chamber of Commerce are once again teaming up to present the next segment of a food crawl – the ‘chicken’ Wing Crawl event. It is a fundraiser to raise funds for service dogs through the WNY Heroes / Pawsitive for Heroes.
Beer is Back! Our 17th annual Beer and Wine Festival is scheduled for Saturday, November 13, 2021. With many of the region's best craft brewers, wineries and cideries in attendance you can sample your favorites, plus try out several new and unique flavors. Add live entertainment, food trucks and 1500 of your closest friends, it's an event not to be missed.
All aboard the Santa Express Train! Santa is coming and looking forward to several trips along his favorite railroad - the New York & Lake Erie!
Dates and Times of Train Rides:
Randolph’s Country Christmas Weekend is an annual event that takes place during the first full weekend of December. A weekend full of tradition and Christmas surprises. Stop into Randolph and enjoy the Festival of Trees; the "Light up the Night" Christmas Parade presented by EPAC; the Memory Tree Lighting; visit with Santa Claus, and so much more.
Saturday, February 26th, 2022, 9AM – 5PMSunday, February 27th, 2022, 9AM – 4PM
Check back as the event gets closer for an update.
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!
2 of the largest covered aviaries in the world and a waterfowl preserve are located at Gooseneck Hill Waterfowl Sanctuary with over 300 geese, ducks and swans even having the endangered NeNe geese.