Summer

Summer time in the Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County

Summer Events

Valentines Wine Train 2023

Train in the winter
Sat, 02/11/2023 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Enjoy a date night on the rails with your Valentine featuring Merritt Wine tastings and chocolate covered strawberries. 2 hour round trip train ride departing at 4pm.

Carnations will be available.

Please arrive 30-45 minutes prior to departure time for parking and to retrieve your tickets at our ticket window.

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Triple D Rodeo - Bulls & Barrels

Girl trick riding at the rodeo
Fri, 05/19/2023 - 6:30pm - 11:00pm

Triple D Rodeo, the newest Rodeo in Cattaraugus County should be your next stop! They host their "Bulls & Barrels" events every 3rd Friday of each month through the summer.

High action live bull riding and barrel racing with some of the best cowboys and cowgirls, trick riding, stick horse races, kids events and so much more!!

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Magnificent May Mayhem in Olean 2023

Kayakers on the Allegheny River
Sat, 05/20/2023 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

WHAT IS MAGNIFICENT MAY MAYHEM: Greater Olean Area Chamber of Commerce events committee unveiled this new event back in September 2021 called Magnificent May Mayhem or M3. A mayhem is described / defined as a chaos, pandemonium and bedlam. “Although most of the definitions are not a good thing, we use mayhem as a term to describe the many activities and programs pulled together for this one event,” stated Meme K. Yanetsko, GOACC COO.

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2023 Gus Macker 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament

Gus Macker logo
Fri, 06/02/2023 - 8:30am - Sun, 06/04/2023 - 5:00pm

The one and only Gus Macker 3-on-3 Basketball, America's largest outdoor basketball tournament, will be held in Olean on June 2nd - 4th.

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June StrOlean 2023

Strolean June 2019
Fri, 06/02/2023 - 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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Triple D Rodeo - Bulls & Barrels

Kids event at the rodeo
Fri, 06/02/2023 - 6:30pm - 11:00pm

Triple D Rodeo, the newest Rodeo in Cattaraugus County should be your next stop! They host their "Bulls & Barrels" events every 3rd Friday of each month through the summer.

High action live bull riding and barrel racing with some of the best cowboys and cowgirls, trick riding, stick horse races, kids events and so much more!!

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Summer at the Stone House: Laura Fitzgerald

Cattaraugus County Museum side view
Thu, 06/08/2023 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series kicks off the 2023 season on June 8th!  Laura Fitzgerald will host a presentation about Cemetery Symbolism. 

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Holiday Valley Mudslide 2023

Holiday Valley Mudslide
Sat, 06/17/2023 - 10:00am - 3:00pm

The Holiday Valley Mudslide is a mudrun that's really, really FUN. Yes, you'll get muddy, yes there is running, yes there are lots of obstacles but NO fire, NO barbed wire and NO electric shocks!

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Randolph's 49th Annual Arts & Crafts Festival 2023

Arts and Crafts Festival 2016
Sat, 06/17/2023 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

Being held on Main Street in Randolph, the 49th Annual Arts & Crafts Festival is taking place rain or shine on Saturday, June 17th!  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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Summer at the Stone House: Dave Ruch

2020 Summer at the Stone House Dave Ruch
Thu, 06/22/2023 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series continues on June 22nd with David Ruch.The musician/performer will be presenting on the "Music of the Erie Canal." He is known for using music to teach core curriculum and inspir

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The Ultimate Kenny Rogers Tribute at Seneca Allegany Casino

Kenny Rogers
Tue, 06/27/2023 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm

THE GAMBLER RETURNS

Experience the music of Grammy Award-winning superstar Kenny Rogers. A musical experience that spans over six decades of hit after hit song! His music is loved throughout the world and connects with generation after generation.

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2023 Ellicottville Championship Rodeo

Fun at the Ellicottville Rodeo
Thu, 06/29/2023 - 7:00pm - Sun, 07/02/2023 - 4:30pm

Yeeehaw!!  An honest-to-goodness rodeo at the home of the Nightmare Hayrides on Sommerville Street, complete with bronco bustin', bull riding, calf roping, barrel racing and stick horse racing for the kids.  This is one of the largest IPRA/APRA sanctioned rodeos in the Northeast!  The Ellicottville Championship Rodeo would like to invite you to come out and enjoy the family tradition with a step back in time to wild and western non-stop action.  They will be celebrating their 34th year in 2023! 

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Ellicottville's Summer Music Festival 2023

Ellicottville Summer Music Festival 2019
Fri, 06/30/2023 - 3:00pm - Sun, 07/02/2023 - 11:00pm

This is one of Ellicottville's biggest most anticipated events of the year and we're very excited to annouce who's coming to town!

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S.T.A.R.S. Annual Fun Fly & Airshow

2018 STARS Fun Fly
Sat, 07/08/2023 - 10:00am - Sun, 07/09/2023 - 3:00pm

See hundreds of radio controlled aircraft fly through the skies at the S.T.A.R.S. (Southern Tier Aero Radio Society) Flying Club's flying field during their Annual Fun Fly!

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Summer at the Stone House: Amanda R. Woomer

Cattaraugus County Museum side view
Thu, 07/13/2023 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series continues on July 13th with Amanda R. Woomer! She will be doing a presentation on the "Haunted WNY Volume 3."

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Marvin "Joe" Curry Veterans Pow Wow 2023

Native American honoring culture at Salamanca Powwow
Sat, 07/15/2023 - 6:00pm - Sun, 07/16/2023 - 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 15-16, 2023 at Veteran’s Park 526 Broad St.
 

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Triple D Rodeo - Bulls & Barrels

Girl trick riding at the rodeo
Fri, 07/21/2023 - 6:30pm - 11:00pm

Triple D Rodeo, the newest Rodeo in Cattaraugus County should be your next stop! They host their "Bulls & Barrels" events every 3rd Friday of each month through the summer.

High action live bull riding and barrel racing with some of the best cowboys and cowgirls, trick riding, stick horse races, kids events and so much more!!

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Summer at the Stone House: Ron Cary

Cattaraugus County Museum side view
Thu, 07/27/2023 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series continues on July 27th with Ron Cary! He will be doing a presentation on "18th Century Tavern Music."

All Summer at the Stone House events are free and open to the public. They start at 7pm and typically last an hour. 

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Tame the Tuna Regatta 2023

Kayakers paddling on the Tuna Creek during the 2021 Tame the Tuna
Sat, 07/29/2023 - 9:00am - 6:00pm

Paddle 5.5 miles down the Tunungwant Creek during the "Tame the Tuna: 2.0 Regatta"

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Jazz and Blues Weekend in Ellicottville 2023

Blues band performing on the street
Sat, 07/29/2023 - 8:00pm - Sun, 07/30/2023 - 5:00pm

A Jazz and Blues Weekend in Ellicottville is a boutique experience.  Wander through the village and choose from a variety of Jazz and Blues performance areas ranging from restaurants, bars & nightclubs and street-side.  Ellicottville has the shops and all the facilities you’d expect in an international class resort, the village is self-contained – all of the venues are withi

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2023 Cattaraugus County Fair

2018 Cattaraugus County Fair
Sun, 07/30/2023 - 8:00am - Sat, 08/05/2023 - 11:00pm

Make plans to attend the 2023 Cattaraugus County Fair with exciting rides, animal shows and lots of FREE live entertainment!  Celebrating its 180th  year in 2023, this is a real down home country Fair.  Large enough to include exciting events like the demos and Monster Truck rallies, but small enough that you don't feel overwhelmed.  Affordable for the whole family, presale

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Summer at the Stone House: Linda Hunter

Summer at the Stone House 2020 Linda Hunter
Thu, 08/10/2023 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series continues on August 10th with "What Do You Do With Five Inch Squares?"  Linda Hunter, quilting instructor, lecturer, consultant, and appraiser, will be giving the presentation

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Cattaraugus County Sportsman Rendezvous 2023

2019 Sportsmen's Rendezvous at the Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds
Fri, 08/11/2023 - 10:00am - Sun, 08/13/2023 - 3:00pm

Celebrating over 40 years, the Cattaraugus County Trappers Association Sportsmen's Show  features conservation displays, archery, black powder, trapping, fishing, guns, taxidermy dealers, big buck club display and live seminars.

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Randolph Area Veterans Appreciation Day 2023

Randolph's Veteran Parade 2019
Sat, 08/12/2023 - 10:30am - 1:00pm

Thank our area veterans by coming out and participating in Randolph's Annual Veterans' Appreciation Day! All veterans (in Randolph or outside the community) are invited to march in the parade: line-up begins at 10:00 a.m. in the R&M Restaurant parking lot.

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Taste of Ellicottville 2023

Taste of Ellicottville logo
Sat, 08/12/2023 - 12:00pm - Sun, 08/13/2023 - 4:00pm

Join the fun for Taste of Ellicottville on August 12th and 13th. There will be restaurants featuring their best dishes set up in the village of Ellicottville.

Check back for more information.

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Triple D Rodeo - Bulls & Barrels

View of Triple D Rodeo
Fri, 08/18/2023 - 6:30pm - 11:00pm

Triple D Rodeo, the newest Rodeo in Cattaraugus County should be your next stop! They host their "Bulls & Barrels" events every 3rd Friday of each month through the summer.

High action live bull riding and barrel racing with some of the best cowboys and cowgirls, trick riding, stick horse races, kids events and so much more!!

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Summer at the Stone House: Jeanette Sheliga

Cattaraugus County Museum
Thu, 08/24/2023 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series continues on August 24th with Jeanette Sheliga! She will be doing a presentation on "Newspapers: Above the Fold, Your Ancestors in the News."

All Summer at the Stone House events are free and open to the public. They start at 7pm and typically last an hour. 

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Southern Tier Aero Radio Society Open House

STARS open house 2019
Sat, 08/26/2023 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

See radio controlled aircraft fly through the skies at the S.T.A.R.S. (Southern Tier Aero Radio Society) Flying Club's Open House. STARS is dedicated to promoting the hobby of building and flying radio controlled model aircraft. All members reside in an area within a radius of 40-50 miles of Cuba, NY. 

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Allegheny River Running Fest 2023

Allegheny River Trail Views
Sat, 09/09/2023 - 7:00am - 5:00pm

Join the Greater Olean Area Chamber of Commerce on Saturday, September 9th, 2023 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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Triple D Rodeo - Bulls & Barrels

Kids event at the rodeo
Fri, 09/15/2023 - 6:30pm - 11:00pm

Triple D Rodeo, the newest Rodeo in Cattaraugus County should be your next stop! They host their "Bulls & Barrels" events every 3rd Friday of each month through the summer.

High action live bull riding and barrel racing with some of the best cowboys and cowgirls, trick riding, stick horse races, kids events and so much more!!

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Musical Tribute to Celine Dion at Seneca Allegany Casino

Celine Dion Tribute
Tue, 09/19/2023 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm

POWER OF LOVE

Hearing is believing!  Live from Las Vegas this Celine Dion Tribute Show is hailed as the number one Celine Dion show in the world.  From Legends in Concert to Cruise Ships she has perfected the sound of Celine Dion for the past three decades.

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October StrOlean 2023

Strolean June 2019
Sat, 10/07/2023 - 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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