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Food Is Our Medicine Project, in coordination with Seneca Nation of Indians and Seneca Diabetes Foundation, present the Honoring Mother Earth 5K Run/Walk on April 26, 2014 at 11 am. Starting line is the Seneca Nation Early Childhood Learning Center at 12857 Route 438, Irving, NY. Certified 5K course, timed race. Register online at
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April 17th, 2014 | No Comments

More than eighty of the area’s leading businesses are expected to exhibit their wares and services at the Home and Garden Show, scheduled from Friday, April 11th, through Sunday, April 13th at the William O. Smith Recreation Center, 551 East State Street in Olean, across from Bradner’s Stadium. The  displays will include landscaping, patios, [...]

April 3rd, 2014 | No Comments

Who doesn’t love Maple Syrup and Maple Products!?!  At the 19th annual Maple Weekend March 22-23 and 29-30, 2014 you can enjoy lots of Maple Syrup and also enjoy a day in Cattaraugus County experiencing how it’s made. New York State has over 110 Maple producers throughout it and we are fortunate to have a [...]

March 19th, 2014 | No Comments

This 10 hours of Ski and Snowboard sales is one event that you won’t want to miss! See poster below for details.


March 12th, 2014 | No Comments

The Villager Newspaper in Ellicottville, NY is sponsoring Punxsutawney Phil as this year’s Grand Marshall of the Mardi Gras parade.  Here is what the Villager has to say about bringing Punxsutawney Phil to Ellicottville in their Publisher’s Word:
“We’re Marshals – How Grand!”
      This will not be your average weekend in the village – not by [...]

March 7th, 2014 | No Comments

Join the staff from Ellicottville’s City Garage for a fun filled day of Telemark Skiing at Holiday Valley Friday February 28th.  This is a day full of fun for both the avid telemarker and the newbie so come on out and enjoy equipment demos, clinics, and a cook out at the Champagne Sundeck. 
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February 24th, 2014 | No Comments

No it’s not the March of The Penguins…it’s the annual Penguin Paddle! The Penguin Paddle is an annual fundraiser  that takes place for Holiday Valley’s Lounsbury   Adaptive Program.  This Saturday, February 22, 2014  is a day filled with wonderful auction items, delicious food and lots of laughs as people slip inside a garbage bag and slide on [...]

February 17th, 2014 | No Comments

Join Holiday Valley and The Boardroom for the 6th annual B4BC board-a-thon on February 15th.  This year the event will feature lots of fun activities like special riding and park clinics for women, a park contest open to men and women snowboarders and skiers, local shop demos, a cancer awareness outreach booth, silent [...]

February 6th, 2014 | No Comments

February is the perfect time for all of the Snowmobile riders to spend a weekend in Ellicottville in one of our outstanding accommodations and enjoy two different very fun events! 
The first event WinterFest February 1, 2014 hosted by Chautauqua Lake Snowmobile Services and at the Bemus Point Golf Course will include Groomed Demo Snowmobile [...]

January 28th, 2014 | No Comments

Ellicottville, NY is a “Winter Wonderland” in full effect right now and both Holiday Valley and HoliMont are in prime shape for your alpine enjoyment!   With the run count of Holiday Valley and HoliMont combined, Ellicottville offers over 110 trails for your Alpine and Boarding enjoyment and it looks like Mother Nature is about to [...]

January 6th, 2014 | No Comments