Every Wednesday Beginning June 2nd through September 29th (No class June 9th)
Start Time: 5:30 pm Class Length: 1 hr.
Returning for the 16th year! These FREE concerts take place Wednesdays at the Pioneer Park Gazebo at 6:30pm. This year's "rain-out" location will be at the Pioneer Central School Cafeteria.
Locals Day at Sky High!! Residents of Cattaraugus County pay just $15 for a 3 hour climb at Sk High Aerial Park.
Start the summer and warm season off right with an exciting adventure in the trees! Group rates and lodging packages are available.
A few stats about the Aerial Park...
The City of Olean Music Series is back!
Starting June 3rd, concerts will run from 6:30pm - 8:30pm every Thursday at Olean's Lincoln Park, with five Sunday's being added to the list too. Sunday concerts will be from 2:00pm - 4:00pm.
• June 3, Not Norman (Oldies)
We are hopeful for Jazz & Blues Weekend 2021, although it may look different. Stay tuned for more information!
Stroll the Streets of Ellicottville every Friday from July 9th through September 3rd. The objective of Stroll the Streets is to develop more awareness around the family friendly aspect of Ellicottville and to create a kick-off event for summer weekends in Ellicottville that people plan arrival around.
42 North Brewing Company is hosting the 1st Annual HillTap Festival at Holiday Valley Resort in Ellicottville, NY on Saturday, July 24th. HillTap will be a day-long festival that integrates craft beer, music, and adventure sports atop the mountain at Spruce Lake.
OnoFest is on for 2021! Fun in the sun with live music, food/craft vendors, exhibits, activities! It costs only $10 a car load - so bring a big vehicle and pack friends and family in!
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 will be held on July 25th. Time to loosen that belt a few notches, gather family and friends and head down to the 72nd Annual Art in the Park and the 31st Annual Taste of Olean.
Gooseneck Hill Waterfowl Sanctuary will be open two days this summer, July 25th and August 29th. Tours will be of all the birds in the beautiful landscaped park.
The Bald Eagle, Our National Bird- A Photo Collection and Program by Dan Jordan
Saturday, July 31st Program Start Time: 10 am Program Length: 1 hr.
Midway rides, grounds shows, and exciting grandstand entertainment are set to return to this summer's Cattaraugus County Fair. 4H and open class exhibitors will return to show off the finest livestock, dairy, arts and crafts in the county.
Check back for daily event schedule highlights.
Local crafters and artisans selling their handmade goods, every other Sunday from 11:00 am - 3:00pm Beginning June 6th until September 5th in the pavilion at Lincoln Park in Olean.
Baked goods, fiber arts, wood work, ceramics, and other crafts should be represented at the market.
Moon Mania camp will introduce your child to the Moon! In a span of three hours, campers will learn all about the Earth's only natural satellite. In fun, hands-on (or feet on) activities, campers feel what it is like to walk and jump on the moon, will make craters and sparkling moon rocks, test their agility on moon twister and have an opportunity to have their astronaut portrait ta
CSI Spy camp will introduce your 3rd or 4th grader (completed grades) to the worlds of criminal investigation and undercover spies. By the end of the week, campers will have learned how to handle a criminal investigation from start to finish. The science of forensics, everything from observation to spatter patterns, and fluency in secret messages, breaking codes and working undercov
The production will be performed on August 5, 6 and 7 in Oak Hill Park at 6:00 PM. We are following CDC protocol … actors must have proof of covid-19 vaccination.
Music in the Triangle downtown Randolph from 6:00pm - 8:00pm. Come wind down the weekend by relaxing to some great music!
Mars Mania camp will introduce your 1st grader (completed grade) to the planet MARS! In one day, campers will learn all about the Red Planet. Everything from creating Mars sand, visiting Olympus Mons, creating their own alien, building a miniature Mars colony, and learning with Sparki the Coding Rover will be covered in fun, hands-on activities!
The Science of Color and Light camp will introduce your 2nd or 3rd grader (completed grades) to the wonders of color and light that is all around them. Each activity will show color in our world and how we see it and even use color. The science of color is explained in fun, hands-on activities.
The Greater Olean Area Chamber of Commerce and city leadership are inviting the community out for a night on the town. Working with the city and members of the business community, the Chamber is announcing “StrOlean,” the event aims to bring folks to the downtown shopping district for an evening of fun.
After a one-year hiatus due to the pandemic, the Griffis Sculpture Park will host their 8th annual summer festival on Sunday, August 15, 2021 from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. It’s a day filled with music, creativity, exploration and much more. Tickets are $20. Children 12 and under are FREE.
The September 2021 Photo Contest and Show!
The one and only Gus Macker 3-on-3 Basketball, America's largest outdoor basketball tournament, will be held in Olean on their new dates of June 4th-6th
Triple D Rodeo, the newest Rodeo in Cattaraugus County should be your next stop! They host thier "Bulls & Barrels" events every 3rd Friday of each month. Kids event starting at 6:00pm following with the rodeo at 7:00pm.
See radio controlled aircraft fly through the skies at the S.T.A.R.S. (Southern Tier Aero Radio Society) Flying Club's Open House. STARS is dedicated to promoting the hobby of building and flying radio controlled model aircraft. All members reside in an area within a radius of 40-50 miles of Cuba, NY.
Save the date for a great concert and fundraising event at Gowanda's Historic Hollywood Theater. Buffalo Music Hall of famer and blues legend Willie May preforms with Evan Laedke, Jeremy Keyes, Phil Woloszyn, Paul Siwula and very special guests. The concert will begin at 7:00pm.
5$ donation at the door.
We are hopeful for Rock N' Roll Weekend 2021, although it may look different. Stay tuned for more information!
Looking for that special bargain? Antiques, lawn, garden and household, produce and many more low cost items will be available at hundreds of garage sales throughout the day.
Save the date for a great concert and fundraising event at Gowanda's Historic Hollywood Theater.
Enjoy the versatility of Maria and her band as they play songs from the female greats of music, from Patsy Cline to Etta James!
GREAT FOOD for a great cause! Taste of the Southtowns to benefit the Gooseneck Hill Waterfowl Sanctuary - September 19th, from 12-5 P.M. - St. Aloysius Hall, 190 Franklin St., Springville.
Take a ride up the Mardi Gras or Spruce Lake chairlifts on Saturdays and Sundays during the month of October to view the spectacular fall leaves on the hillsides of Holiday Valley. Tickets are $10 per person, kids 6 and under are free.
The Holiday Valley Beer and Wine Festival is legendary for great beers, wines and good times. This year's 17th annual event on November 12, 2021 from 3:30 to 7:30PM.
You must be 21 to purchase a ticket and also to attend the festival.
More details to come...
Come join Santa and Mrs. Claus as they officially light the town's holiday decorations! This festive Annual Santa Claus Lane Parade is held annually on the Friday after Thanksgiving and the traditional kick-off to the holiday season. Santa will be in attendance and light up thousands of lights in Lincoln Park and downtown Olean when he parades through town in celebration.
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.