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2018 4th of July Events in Oneonta, NY

Tuesday, June 19th, 2018
fireworks celebration in the sky for Independence Day happening in front of a waving American flag

We’re on our way towards the 4th of July 2018. What do you normally do on the Independence Day? Do you go watch fireworks? Do you have a barbecue? Do you go to a concert? Do you watch the movie Independence Day? Well, if you need some ideas, here are some of the best 4th of July events and activities in and around Oneonta, New York!


Golf Courses and Country Clubs in Oneonta, NY

Monday, June 11th, 2018
golf club behind a golf ball on a tee on the green with a shining sun in the background

Summer is a great time to pick up a new hobby or to slide into an old one you’ve been meaning to try again. For those in Oneonta, New York, that leaves residents with plenty of options. With a warm and vibrant scenery, the weather is perfect for any event or activity you might think of. One hobby that’s perfect for under the sun, getting good exercise without being sweaty and uncomfortable, is that of golfing at a nearby course or country club.


2018 Memorial Day Events in Oneonta, NY

Wednesday, May 16th, 2018
metal dog tag laying atop a folded American flag for a memorial day ceremony

We have another holiday coming up. You might not need to make plans for Memorial Day as you might for Easter, Mother’s Day, and more, but you’ll still want to set aside some time. Attend a Memorial Day event in your area and make sure to give thanks to any veteran you know. Here are the Memorial Day ceremonies, parades, and celebrations in Oneonta, New York for Memorial Day weekend.


2018 Mother’s Day Restaurants in Oneonta, NY

Thursday, May 3rd, 2018
happy mother's day message carved on a wooden heart next to a yellow flower and blue painted house

You’ll want to give your mom a great meal for this Mother’s Day. It’s already May of 2018, which means you have less than 2 weeks to get something planned and make a reservation. Want to book a fancy restaurant, or would your family prefer something more casual? Either way, there’s plenty of great restaurants to try for Mothers’ Day 2018 in Oneonta, New York!


Hunt for Painted Eggs in Otsego County

Tuesday, March 27th, 2018
happy easter written on many color painted easter eggs on a wood nature carved table top counter

2018 Easter Egg Hunts near Oneonta, NY

The year of 2018 is moving fast. We’re in the very last week of March for 2018. That means Easter Sunday is nearly here! Up until and after Easter Sunday, there will be plenty of Easter events and activities to participate in. Those include Easter parties, buffets, and arts & crafts. However, today, we’ll focus on the most traditional of Easter activities. We’re talking about Easter Egg Hunts. Here are some Easter Egg Hunts to have fun with over this coming weekend in and around Oneonta, New York!


St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations in Otsego County

Monday, March 5th, 2018
St. Patrick's Day Irishmen pipers parade march

2018 Saint Patrick’s Day Events and Restaurants in Oneonta, NY

In less than 2 weeks, St. Paddy’s Day will be upon us! That means it’s the time for shamrock shakes, leprechauns, and plenty of parades! Don’t let March of 2018 pass you by without partaking in the Irish Spirit. That means enjoying some traditional Irish food and celebrating with plenty of St. Patrick’s Day activities and events!


2017 Christmas Events in and around Oneonta, NY

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017
evergreen branches decorated with Christmas ornaments atop a wood surface

Winter Holiday Activities in Ostego County 

All throughout December things will start becoming more and more wrapped up in the Christmas festivities. Join the merry holiday season and celebrate the Christmas spirit. There’s plenty of fun Christmas events and activities to be done in Oneonta, New York and the nearby towns of Ostego County.


2017 Thanksgiving Events in and near Oneonta, NY

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
Thanksgiving Cornucopia

Thanksgiving Activities around Otsego County 

The year is finally winding down. Halloween has already passed and we’ll be close to Christmas before long. However, now that’s it’s November, it’s time to celebrate with your Thanksgiving spirit! If you live in Oneonta, New York or in the surrounding Otsego County in Delhi, Utica, or elsewhere, then make sure to consider celebrating these great holiday events to stay festive!


Local pantries in Oneonta, NY

Thursday, October 19th, 2017
Food drive volunteers

2017 Thanksgiving food drives in the Oneonta area

Looking for a place to donate food for Thanksgiving? Then we can help! View our 2017 guide to Thanksgiving food drives in the Oneonta, NY area. It’s a time for giving, and the food that is likely just sitting in your cupboard collecting dust, can be put to good use. Let us tell you where to donate. (more…)

All these places in the Oneonta Area are Haunted

Thursday, October 5th, 2017
dark haunted house

Haunted Places near Oneonta, NY 

We are officially in the month of October, which of course means that Halloween 2017 is fast approaching. Halloween is the perfect time to seek all things spooky. What better way to do that than by visiting real haunted places in the Oneonta area? Here are just some of the haunted places near Oneonta, NY  (more…)