Ellicottville, New York

Ellicottville, New York is a charming little ski town in Western New York with two ski resorts, Holiday Valley and HoliMont. Historic Ellicottville isn't just for the Winter Season as it is a year-round destination with boutiques, restaurants and great shops!

References:

  • The Cattaraugus County Bicentennial History Book
  • Ellicottville Historical Museum

Sites about Ellicottville, New York

Upcoming Events

Snowboarder at Holiday Valley
Sat, 02/11/2023 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Come out and showcase your park skills on the Mardi Gras Fun Park. This Jam-Style format competition will have prizes for best female and male overall riders as well as prizes for the best trick.

Holiday Valley Lodge at Night
Fri, 02/24/2023 - 9:00am - 3:00pm

A day of peace, love and telemark skiing at the Yodeler Champagne Sundeck. Tele demos are available at the City Garage. Brought to you by the City Garage and their favorite tele-brands. Special lift ticket rates for participants.

A band playing in Ellicottville
Fri, 02/24/2023 - 8:00pm - Sun, 02/26/2023 - 11:30pm

The Ellicottville Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce another year of their music festival, Winter Music Jam. No other community can boast countless of musical acts in a four-block footprint in only two days.  If you’re here for winter sports or just looking for a great weekend of shopping, dining, and entertainment, Ellicottville is the place to be.

Places

Photo of Silver Fox Steakhouse

Nestled behind Madigan’s, the Silver Fox's fabulous menu and extensive wine list offer a casual fine dining experience to match any palate. The Silver Fox's menu includes fresh fish, pastas, land fresh cut steaks as well as chicken wings.

Martini Club every Friday at 5:00 p.m. where great friends enjoy free appetizers and the best martinis in Ellicottville!

sock display at Purple Doorknob

The Purple Doorknob is located in the heart of Ellicottville's business district. The store known for its colorful, texture rich antiques and art has taken a step in a new direction. The Purple Doorknob now sells socks!

Photo of Balloons Restaurant & Night Club

Full-service restaurant featuring house specials like beer fries, gourmet burgers, and 25¢ wings on Mondays. Over 20 craft and domestic beers on tap, as well as a variety of ongoing specials and promotions. View their calendar here.

Videos

  • Holiday Valley Resort gives you an exclusive preview of what's new at Sky High Aerial Adventure Park for 2014.
  • Watch Dennis Baldwin, owner of Bike and Bean in Ellicottville, NY as he rides down the Single Track at Holiday Valley.  Makes it look too easy!!
  • Watch the Dummy Downhill from above, as Richard Josker flies his drone above the slopes.  This was just part of the fun over the weekend at Holiday Valley's Mardi Gras celebration.  Thanks Richard!