Spring time in the Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County

Spring Events

Portville Heritage Day 2019

Portville Heritage Days 2018 Syd Evans
Sat, 07/13/2019 - 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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The DECHO Ensemble plays at the Gowanda Hollywood Theater

DECHO Ensemble Logo
Sun, 07/14/2019 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Enjoy an afternoon of the classics with the DECHO Ensemble, performing on the stage of Gowanda's Historic Hollywood Theater.  Highlights will include the music of Johann Sebastian Bach, Ludwig Van Beethoven, Werner Wolf Glaser, Jared Yakiw, and John L. Jansen. 

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Nickel City Reptiles & Exotics at Nannen Arboretum

Nickel City Reptiles at Nannen Arboretum
Wed, 07/17/2019 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Mark your calendar…you will want to spend the evening with us learning and laughing.  The Nannen Arboretum presents Nickel City Reptiles and Exotics sharing their outreach program. Their animal ambassadors will educate us about all aspects of wildlife, up close and personal.

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Allegany Adventure Series - Fly-Fishing

Quaker Lake Bathhouse
Wed, 07/24/2019 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

This Allegany Adventure Series will feature fly fishing techniques by a NYS licensed fishing guide. Whether you’re an avid fly fisherman or a first-timer, this program has a lot to offer:

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Fermentation Club at Canticle Farm

Fermentation Club at Canticle Farm
Wed, 08/14/2019 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Fermented food and drinks contain beneficial bacteria that help balance our gut flora.  Whether you prefer Kombucha, Kimchi, Lassi, Kefir, or any kind of fermented vegetables, this club is open to individuals looking to learn about fermentation, those that are new to it, and those that are experts in it.  The group will participate in discussions, sharing

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August StrOlean

Strolean August 2019
Fri, 08/16/2019 - 10:00am - 10:00pm

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. 

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Freedom Motorsports Park's King of the Hill

Freedom Motorsports Park Racetrack
Fri, 08/16/2019 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Racing the 1/3 mile clay oval track in Delevan, NY continues with Championship Night! 

King of the Hill August 16th - Super Late Models, Sportsman, Street Stocks, Mini Stocks, and Bandits.  Championship Night for all Classes!

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Brushes & Brews with Tri-County Arts Council and Four Mile Brewing

Brushes & Brews at Four Mile Brewing
Fri, 08/23/2019 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Join artist Samila Sosic for the paint nights of 2019!  This one will be held at Four Mile Brewing in Olean.  Scene you will be painting is called "Harvest Time".  She will take you from your first dip of the brush to the finishing touches in creating your very own masterpiece.  Bring a group of frien

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Hinsdale Haunted Campout 3

Hinsdale Haunted Campout 3
Fri, 08/30/2019 - 6:00pm - Sun, 09/01/2019 - 10:00am

Join Para Expeditions and special guests for a night of high strangeness at the haunted Hinsdale House.

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Spring Places

Travel Guide

Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County Travel Guide for 2019It's a full 56-page comprehensive guide, highlighting the activities and attractions in our County and it's FREE!!

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NYAGT Geocaching Trails

Only East West Route that connects Canada with Mexico

Rt. 62 is the only east-west route that connects Canada with Mexico.

With its origin at Niagara Falls and end at El Paso, Texas, parts of the road follow the Ozark Trail.

Rt. 62 begins in Cattaraugus County in the Village of Gowanda and travels south through Dayton, Leon and Conewango (through Amish country) before heading west into Chautauqua County.

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