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Nature Lovers Events

Hooray for the Hibernators with Pfeiffer Nature Center

Pfeiffer Nature Center's Hibernators Program
Sat, 11/10/2018 - 10:30am - 12:30pm

Fall is here and many of our woodland friends are checking their calendars to find that their time of rest is soon upon them.  As we know, hibernation is a way for some animals to make it through the cold months of winter by conserving energy when food is scarce.  Some of these animals put on lots of weight in the fall so they can live off of their fat reserves through the winter

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King of the Cage at the Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino

King of the Cage MMA at Seneca Allegany Casino Nov 2018
Sat, 11/10/2018 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Get ready for the ultimate Mixed Martial Arts bout – King of the Cage brought to you by Seneca Fight Night! Catch some of the world’s greatest athletes and warriors as they square off in a spectacular display of fists and fury unlike anything you’ve ever experienced.

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By the Fireside at Allegany State Park

By the Fireside at Allegany State Park
Sat, 11/17/2018 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Take a moment to make your winter season a little more relaxing by spending an evening in Allegany State Park. Join us on Saturday, November 17th for “By the Fireside.” This month’s featured performance is by Ken Hardley.

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The Enchanted Mountains and NY Celebrate Giving Tuesday

NY Gives Day in Cattaraugus County 2018
Tue, 11/27/2018 - 12:01am - 11:59pm

Entering its seventh year, Giving Tuesday was founded as a movement for people to remember charity during the holiday season.  Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holi

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Salamanca's 2018 Silver Bells Festival

2018 Silver Bells in Salamanca
Fri, 11/30/2018 - 10:00am - Sat, 12/08/2018 - 7:00pm

As the fall winds sweep away the falling leaves and before you sleep off your turkey dinner, if you listen closely, you can almost hear the ringing of bells. Bells? Yes, that's right we all love that it's almost Silver Bells in the City time.

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Randolph's Country Christmas 2018

2018 Randolph Country Christmas
Fri, 11/30/2018 - 7:00pm - Sun, 12/02/2018 - 5:00pm

Randolph’s Country Christmas Weekend is an annual event that takes place during the first weekend of December. A weekend full of tradition and Christmas surprises.

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Saturday with Santa at Allegany State Park

Saturday with Santa at Allegany State Park
Sat, 12/01/2018 - 1:00pm - 4:30pm

The holidays are fast approaching and there's no better way to get into the spirit than by spending some time in Allegany State Park. Join the Environmental Education Department on Saturday, December 1st for a fun festive family event: “Saturday with Santa”.

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Wreath or Tear Drop Swag Class at Nannen Arboretum

Wreath Making at Nannen Arboretum
Wed, 12/05/2018 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

It’s that time of year! Bring your creative spirit and join Nannen Arboretum Society members, Nan Miller and Cheri Reed, for a wreath and swag making class. Learn to identify various evergreens and other natural plants that can be incorporated into your wreath or swag. Participants need to bring a garbage bag of greens, a pair of gloves, and clippers.

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Jewel's Handmade Holiday Tour at the Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino

Jewel's Handmade Holiday Tour
Sat, 12/08/2018 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino is bringing more incredible holiday entertainment this December. The Seneca Allegany Events Center will welcome Jewel’s Handmade Holiday Tour with Atz, Atz Lee and Nikos Kilcher (Alaska: The Last Frontier) on Saturday, December 8th at 7pm.  Tickets start at $35.

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Southern Tier Symphony's 16th Season "Music from the Movies"

Southern Tier Symphony Season 16, Session 2
Sat, 01/26/2019 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

The Symphony is happy to announce the dates for our upcoming season! More details on each series will be listed soon. Don't forget to put us on your calendar!  Season 16 is titled "Wonder" and each series will bring a sense of that to the audience. 

Series 2: Music from the Movies, will be held on Jan 26th, at 7:30pm at the Olean High School. 

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Fat Bike Race at Holimont

Fat Bike Race at Holimont
Sat, 02/23/2019 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Bring out your fat bikes for an afternoon of racing and fun. Join us for this first ever event. Winter fat biking in a cyclocross format will be a spectacle to see. Come out and cheer on your favorite riders. More information to follow. 

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Southern Tier Symphony's 16th Season "Beethoven and Brahms"

Southern Tier Symphony Season 16, Session 3
Sat, 05/04/2019 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

The Symphony is happy to announce the dates for our upcoming season! More details on each series will be listed soon. Don't forget to put us on your calendar!  Season 16 is titled "Wonder" and each series will bring a sense of that to the audience. 

Series 3: Beethoven and Brahms, will be held on May 4th, at 7:30pm at the Olean High School. 

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Blueberry Season is Here!

Blueberries in Cattaraugus County
Sat, 07/13/2019 - 9:00am - Mon, 08/19/2019 - 9:00pm

The Blueberries are back!  Most u-pick blueberry farms are almost ready for u-pick!!  And boy are they delicious!  All the rain we have had has been good for something - producing plump and juicy berries!

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Nature Lovers Places

Travel Guide

Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County Travel Guide for 2018It'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

Largest Private Ski Resort in North America

HoliMont is the largest private ski resort in North America and has 52 slopes and 8 chair lifts.

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