Come join the Greater Olean Area Chamber of Commerce as they officially light the town's holiday decorations! This festive Annual Santa Claus Lane Parade is held on the Friday after Thanksgiving and is the traditional kick-off to the holiday season. This year it will be in reverse to stil celebrate the holiday season but keep everyone safe.
Randolph’s Country Christmas Weekend is an annual event that typically takes place during the first full weekend of December. However, this year will be Thanksgiving weekend! A weekend full of tradition and Christmas surprises. There will be a virtual tree lighting, neighborhood home light contest and business decorating contest.
Santa Claus will be back in the Town of Olean at his cottage in Lincoln Park. Despite being so busy this time of year, Santa will available for kids to visit with on December 2nd and December 9th from 6-8pm thanks to the GOACC, City of Olean, Home Depot, and Duggan and Duggan Contractors.
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!
There are approximately 1,380 residents in Leon with the Amish Community comprising about 76% of that number. The Old Order Amish settled in Leon in 1949. They do not believe in the modern conveniences. They have no electricity in their homes + travel by horse and buggy.
If you are looking for someplace interesting to go, try the Leon area. It is right in the heart of Amish Country.