Autumn (Fall) in the Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County
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.
Jump on the SCARIEST HAYRIDE in Western New York. Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings only. Nightmare Hayride is a twenty five minute tractor drawn hayride that will lead you down a creepy haunted path with live scary creatures.
The second performance of the 2021-2022 Concert Series, presented by Friends of Good Music and held at the Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts, is Invoke String Quartet. They were the winner of the 2018 Concert Artists' Guild International Competition.
Aaron Lewis is bringing his "Acoustic Songs & Stories" show to the Seneca Allegany Event Center indoor stage on Oct 15th, 2021! Aaron Lewis is one of the most compelling performers and story tellers in music today.
The 9th annual W.I.L.M.A. (We Invite Local Manufacturers & Artisans) will be held at the Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds the weekend of October 16th and 17th, 2021.
Take a ride up the Mardi Gras or Spruce Lake chairlifts on Saturdays and Sundays, through October, to view the spectacular fall leaves on the hillsides of Holiday Valley.
$10 per person, kids 6 and under are free.
Weekends in October, departing from Gowanda Depot.
Tickets $19 Adults (13 and up), $17 seniors (62 and up), $15 Children (3-12), Infants ride FREE (2 and under)
The Great Pumpkin Contest and Show with Eric Jones - Saturday, October 16th 1pm-7pm.
Come and hangout, Friday, October 22nd from 5pm-10pm & Saturday, October 23rd from 12pm-10pm, with us at the spookiest time of the year and enjoy food, cider, vendors, carnival rides and more!!
Freaky Circus Show on Friday at 6pm.
BMX Bike Stunt Show on Saturday at 2pm & 6pm.
The EVL Halloween Half will be a fun filled Halloween-themed event on Saturday October 23, 2021. The event will feature a Half Marathon and a 5k. We encourage runners of all abilities to join us! Grab your friends pick out your Costumes and get ready to run! The EVL Halloween Half is going to be one of the most fun Half Marathons you will ever participate in!
Watch the Fusion Dance Studio present the famous "Thriller" dance in the streets of Ellicottville infront of Villaggio.
Trunk or Treat right in the heart of Franklinville!
Dress the kiddos in their Halloween Costumes and join the fun on Sunday, October 24th from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm at Park Square. Sponsored by the Village Events Committee!
Drive thru Trunk or Treat 2021!
The Corner Deli in Salamanca will be holding a "Drive Thru Trunk or Treat". All vehicles will enter from Linden St. and exit at the end of the parking lot onto Central Ave.
An Evening of Owls- Thursday, October 28th
Join Pfeiffer Nature Center at the Portville library for a “hoot of a good time” as we share some fun and interesting facts about our native owl friends. Following the lecture and weather permitting, we will head up to the trails at Lillibridge for an owl prowl walk. Dress appropriately and be sure to bring a flashlight. If the weather proves uncooperative we will remain at the
Trunk or Treat 2021!
Train departs from Gowanda Depot at 11:00am and 2:00pm.
Dress in your costume!
Join us for a FUN and SPOOKY night at the OLEAN YMCA!
This event is FREE and open to the public- Ages 12 and under.
The Wildwood Sanitarium offering 2 hour tours to give everyone a taste of Wildwood. These tours will consist of a 1 hour history tour with a 1 hour paranormal investigation to follow. This will be a chance to explore the house with one of the owners. For reservations please call or text (716)-801-5786. Tours are $20 per person!
Come see the pumpkins soar at the annual "Pumpkin Chunkin" at the Ellicottville Distillery! The trebuchet (type of catapult) will be there to send those pumpkins over the hill...Literally! Enjoy a speciality cocktail made with one of their very own spirits while you watch all the fun!
November 13th & 14th, departing from Gowanda Depot.
Tickets First Responders FREE, $19 Adults (13 and up), $17 seniors (62 and up), $15 Children (3-12), Infants ride FREE (2 and under)
Tacos in June; Wings in November – Wing Crawl Planned!
OLEAN — The Olean Sports and Social Club (OSSC) and the Greater Olean Area Chamber of Commerce are once again teaming up to present the next segment of a food crawl – the ‘chicken’ Wing Crawl event. It is a fundraiser to raise funds for service dogs through the WNY Heroes / Pawsitive for Heroes.
Beer is Back! Our 17th annual Beer and Wine Festival is scheduled for Saturday, November 13, 2021. With many of the region's best craft brewers, wineries and cideries in attendance you can sample your favorites, plus try out several new and unique flavors. Add live entertainment, food trucks and 1500 of your closest friends, it's an event not to be missed.
Relive these legendary performers in a tribute to the 1962 U.S. tour of Johnny Cash and Patsy Cline starring Monica Heuser and Scott Moreau. Scott has been traveling the US and Canada as Johnny Cash in the Broadway smash hit MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET and Monice is currently starring in Menopause, The Musical at the Luxor in Las Vegas.
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.
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!
The cabin at Pfeiffer Nature Center is made entirely of American Chestnut, which is now extinct.