Festival Events

Randolph's 48th Annual Arts & Crafts Festival 2022

Arts and Crafts Festival 2016
Sat, 06/18/2022 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

Being held on Main Street in Randolph, the 48th Annual Arts & Crafts Festival is taking place rain or shine on Saturday, June 18th!  The day is filled with entertainment, food and shopping! Selling hand made arts and crafts! 

Randolph prides itself on the many talented crafters and artisans who display their handmade wares every year.

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Annual Juneteenth Celebration in Olean

Photo of a Juneteenth Celebration in Olean
Sat, 06/18/2022 - 11:00am - 3:00pm

Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States.  Dating back to 1865, it was on June 19th that the Union soldiers, led by Major General Gordon Granger, landed at Galveston, Texas with news that the war had ended and that the enslaved were now

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Street Classics Car Cruise at Olean Center Mall

Classic Car at the Car Show
Repeats every week until Fri Aug 26 2022 .
Thu, 05/05/2022 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Thu, 05/12/2022 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Thu, 05/19/2022 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Thu, 05/26/2022 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Thu, 06/02/2022 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Thu, 06/09/2022 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Thu, 06/16/2022 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Thu, 06/23/2022 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Thu, 06/30/2022 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Thu, 07/07/2022 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Thu, 07/14/2022 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Thu, 07/21/2022 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Thu, 07/28/2022 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Thu, 08/04/2022 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Thu, 08/11/2022 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Thu, 08/18/2022 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Thu, 08/25/2022 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

A fleet of classic cars will be on full display every Thursday through the summer until August 25th in the parking lot of the Olean Center Mall.

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Ellicottville's Summer Music Festival 2022

Ellicottville Summer Music Festival 2019
Fri, 07/01/2022 - 3:00pm - Sun, 07/03/2022 - 11:00pm

The Ellicottville Chamber of Commerce, which produces the three-day music event, has finalized a banger lineup for this year’s slope side concerts at Holiday Valley.

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Fireworks at the Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino 2022

Outside of Casino
Sat, 07/02/2022 - 9:30pm - 10:00pm

Join us for a Free Fireworks Spectacular at Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino on Saturday, July 2nd at 9:30PM.  Celebrate America’s Birthday with us. The show is free – everyone’s welcome!

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Stroll the Streets of Ellicottville

Face paint transformation at Stroll the Streets 2017
Repeats every week until Fri Sep 02 2022 .
Fri, 07/08/2022 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Fri, 07/15/2022 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Fri, 07/22/2022 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Fri, 07/29/2022 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Fri, 08/05/2022 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Fri, 08/12/2022 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Fri, 08/19/2022 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Fri, 08/26/2022 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Fri, 09/02/2022 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Stroll the Streets of Ellicottville every Friday from July 8th through September 2nd. 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.

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Portville Heritage Day 2022

Portville Heritage Days 2018 Syd Evans
Sat, 07/16/2022 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

Heritage Day is sure to be “Good old fashioned fun for everyone”. The location is downtown Portville and there will be plenty to do for this one day festival.  The Annual Portville Central School Alumni Banquet will be held the night before, with a street dance to follow at the American Legion. 

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St. John's Festival

Festa Italiana (Italian Festival) in Olean over the flag of Italy
Sat, 07/16/2022 - 12:00pm - 10:00pm

Come be Italian for the day at the Italian Festival in Olean.  Enjoy Italian-American cuisine, food, and live music.  Kids games, games of chance, more food and more music!  

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Marvin "Joe" Curry Veterans Pow Wow 2022

Native American honoring culture at Salamanca Powwow
Sat, 07/16/2022 - 6:00pm - Sun, 07/17/2022 - 10:00pm

The Marvin “Joe” Curry Veterans PowWow is returning to the new and improved Veteran’s Park. The PowWow showcases Native American dances from across Indian Country while focusing on the Smoke Dance of the Iroquois and honoring Native American Veterans.  This PowWow weekend event is a perfect opportunity to experience the beauty of the First Nations through song, dance, art and traditional foods. The 2022 Seneca Veterans PowWow will be held July 16-17, 2022 at Veteran’s Park 526 Broad St.

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OnoFest 2022

The Hootz performing at a past OnoFest!
Sat, 07/23/2022 - 2:00pm - 9:30pm

OnoFest is on for 2022! 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!

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Street Classics Car Show 2022

Street Classics Car Show
Sun, 08/07/2022 - 9:00am - 3:00pm

A fleet of classic cars and motorcycles will be on full display, Sunday, in Allegany Firemen's Park during the Street Classics Car and Motorcycle Show. This year they are celebrating their 31st Anniversary!

The annual event is a fundraiser and expected to include hundreds of classic vehicles, fresh food, live music, a Chinese auction, 50/50 drawings, and trophies for the best cars.

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Taste of Ellicottville 2022

Taste of Ellicottville logo
Sat, 08/13/2022 - 12:00pm - Sun, 08/14/2022 - 4:00pm


Join the fun for Taste of Ellicottville on August 13th and 14th. This delicious event is celebrating it's 36th year!!! There will be 21 restaurants featuring their best dishes set up in the village of Ellicottville.

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2022 Summer Festival at Griffis Sculpture Park

Previous Annual Festival At Griffis Sculpture Park
Sun, 08/21/2022 - 1:00pm - 6:00pm

Griffis Sculpture Park will host their 9th annual summer festival on Sunday, August 22, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. It’s a day filled with music, creativity, exploration and much more.

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Allegheny River Running Fest 2022

Allegheny River Trail Views
Sat, 09/10/2022 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

Join the Greater Olean Area Chamber of Commerce on Saturday, September 10th, 2022 for the Allegheny River Running Fest in Olean, NY. The Allegheny River Running Fest features two races: a 10K and Half Marathon. Both will start and finish at War Veterans Park in Olean.

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2022 Ellicottville's Rock 'N Roll Weekend

Part of the Oldies Festival
Fri, 09/16/2022 - 11:00am - Sun, 09/18/2022 - 5:00pm

This is Ellicottville locals’ favorite event. Over 15 regional bands will perform throughout our legendary bars and restaurants, all free of charge. Saturday you can expect a live performance on Monroe St. from 1PM – 4PM at the Winery of Ellicottville main stage.

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2022 Gowanda Fall Festival

2019 Gowanda Fall Fest
Sat, 09/24/2022 - 5:30pm - Sun, 09/25/2022 - 8:30pm

It’s already time to start making plans for the upcoming Gowanda Harvest Heritage Fall Festival, FallFest for short. In 2022, this anticipated local event will have even more in store for everyone to enjoy.

This is sponsored and put together by the Gowanda Area Chamber of Commerce. 

Check back as the event gets closer for a schedule of events.

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Gowanda's Classic Car Show 2022

Classic Car
Sun, 09/25/2022 - 11:00am - 6:00pm

A fleet of classic cars will be on full display, Sunday, September 25th at The Wicked Glen.

Registration opens at 11:00am and awards at 3:00pm. $10.00 registration donation. 

There will be a live band, food, 50/50, awards and fun!!

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Ellicottville's Fall Festival 2022

Ellicottville's Fall Festival 2019
Sat, 10/08/2022 - 8:00am - Sun, 10/09/2022 - 5:00pm

Fall Festival 2022 is back and it’s going to be your favorite Fall event! The Ellicottville Chamber of Commerce and Holiday Valley have plenty of fun planned throughout the month of October.

Check back soon for more information.

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Ellicottville's 2022 Christmas Stroll

Living Nativity Ellicottville NY
Sat, 12/03/2022 - 4:30pm - 7:00pm

Celebrate the Holiday Season with a Living Nativity, complete with a camel, all in the Village. The Ellicottvilles Christmas Stroll was created in 1987 by a group of citizens who wanted to organize such an event in the village.

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