Events in Cattaraugus County, the Enchanted Mountains of Western New York
Updated: 3 hours 12 min ago
Dates: Sat, 05/18/2013 (All day), The Cattaraugus County Museum has announced an exciting schedule of Civil War programming coming to its campus this summer.
The schedule will kick off on Saturday, May 18, when author Valgene Dunham will be on hand to discuss and sign copies of his new book, Allegany to Appomattox: The Life and Letters of Private William Whitlock of the 188th M.Y. Volunteers.
Dates: Mon, 03/04/2013 - 4:30pm - Fri, 03/08/2013 - 7:00pm, A week-long series of lectures, performances and discussions on Olean native Robert Lax will take place from March 4 to 8 at St. Bonaventure University.
Lax spent his early years in Olean and went on to become a well-known poet, artist and spiritual thinker. He spent more than 30 years of his later life on the Greek islands of Kalymnos and Patmos.
Dates: Thu, 03/07/2013 - 10:30am - 11:30am, St. Bonaventure University will host a ceremony Thursday, March 7, to commemorate the 75th anniversary of Friedsam Memorial Library.
Dates: Fri, 06/14/2013 - 7:00am - Sun, 06/16/2013 - 5:00pm, Proceeds from the 4-H sponsored Horse Shows directly support the Cattarraugus County Horse Program.
Dates: Fri, 05/31/2013 - 7:00am - Sun, 06/02/2013 - 5:00pm, Proceeds from the 4-H sponsored Horse Shows directly support the Cattarraugus County Horse Program.
Dates: Sun, 03/03/2013 - 12:00pm - 8:00pm, Doors Open at 11 AM, Music starts at Noon.
Band lineup includes:
12pm Double Shot Featuring Keira Keis
1pm Jack Ellis and the Nashville Express
3pm Burnin' Hills Band
4pm The White Lightnin' Band
5pm The Bobby Hartle Band
6pm Roll The Dice
7pm Freddy the Jets
Dates: Sat, 03/02/2013 - 6:00pm - 9:30pm,
Tickets are $25.00, includes buffet dinner & comedy show Come and enjoy and evening filled with plenty of food, drinks & laughter. Featuring the comedy act of Aaron David Ward, Susan Freeman and Kieran Irmiter.
Dates: Thu, 02/21/2013 (All day) - Sat, 03/23/2013 (All day), The Cattaraugus County Arts Council announces its winter session of creative arts classes in the Community Art & Pottery Studio (CAPS) located in Allegany, NY. Classes are offered for all levels and interests and are taught by professional artists who bring many years of experience and effective teaching styles to class participants.
Dates: Mon, 02/18/2013 - 9:00am - Fri, 02/22/2013 - 12:00pm, The Cattaraugus County Arts Council (CCAC) is pleased to announce a new selection of February break art classes for kids. Classes will take place at CCAC between February 18-22 during the morning and afternoon hours and are offered to youth in grades K-8. Students will have the opportunity to explore a variety of exciting mediums including painting, fabric arts, paper making, drawing, and much more.
Dates: Sun, 02/17/2013 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm, Loooking for twins and friends of twins!
Come down to the Randolph Fire Hall, Sunday, February 17th, at noon for a terrific Pot Roast Dinner, homemade rolls, mouthwatering pies and cake. Tickets are $8.
Enter the "Twin Trivia Contest" at 1pm. Friendly twin competition.
Dates: Sat, 02/16/2013 - 10:00am - 2:00pm, Looking for some family fun this weekend?
BEAT THE WINTER BLUES in downtown Randolph, February 16th, 10am - 2pm
Freeze tag, "snowball" fights, sleeping bag races and an ice fishing pond for the little ones. Held rain, snow or sunshine.
Dates: Fri, 05/03/2013 - 8:00am - 9:00am, Bring your boat and spend some time on the water or call for camp site reservations!
Dates: Sat, 02/16/2013 - 9:00am - Sun, 02/17/2013 - 4:00pm, Join us for the 2013 Cattaraugus County Sportsman’s Show and Hunting Expo! Buy, sell or trade all weekend long with approximately 150 dealers and experts! Find the latest in hunting, trapping, archery, sporting and fishing equipment as well as outdoor guides and tours at this two-day event. Plus, be sure to enter free prize drawings on Sunday from 2 PM to 4 PM*!
Dates: Sat, 02/23/2013 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm, Showshoeing under the moonlight, eating great food and jamming out to some fine live music.
Dates: Thu, 03/28/2013 - 7:00pm - Thu, 04/18/2013 - 8:30pm, Are you thinking about getting a horse? Are you a new horse owner? Do you just want to add to your knowledge of horses and the care of them? These classes are for you.
Dates: Sat, 05/25/2013 - 9:00am - Sun, 05/26/2013 - 4:00pm, May 25 will be the Open Horse Show.
May 26 will be the AQHA All Breed Trail Challenge. This one-of-a-kind series will offer riders the opportunity to showcase their skills in and out of the arena. Come and face the challenge on Nash Hill's brand new obstacle course.