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The Western NY Wilds In the Western NY Wilds we believe that communing with nature brings out the best of our human nature. Live Deliberately with us on your next visit to the Western NY Wilds.

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KENDA NORTHEAST 24 HOUR CHALLENGEJuly 17 - July 18Tall Pines ATV Park in Andover!
15/07/2021

KENDA NORTHEAST 24 HOUR CHALLENGE
July 17 - July 18
Tall Pines ATV Park in Andover!

KENDA NORTHEAST 24 HOUR CHALLENGE
July 17 - July 18
Tall Pines ATV Park in Andover!

Angelica Heritage Days are back, August 7-8.  Step back in time and enjoy a historic visit to the quaint village of Ange...
13/07/2021

Angelica Heritage Days are back, August 7-8. Step back in time and enjoy a historic visit to the quaint village of Angelica! We'll see you there!

Angelica Heritage Days
Saturday & Sunday - August 7 & 8
Park Circle - Angelica

Court House Presentation / Walking Tour in Historic District / Roque (Croquet) Tournament / Wagon Rides thru Historic District / Live Music / Theme Basket Auction / Art-Craft-Antique Market / ACS Alumni Event / Tour of Old School Building / Co****le Competition / Digital Scavenger Hunt / Antique Machinery & Vintage Fire Equipment / Sunday Chicken BBQ / More

Visit Angelica - “A Town Where History Lives” - Named in honor of Angelica Schuyler Church of Hamilton! fame.

52nd Annual Event
Sponsored by Angelica Booster Citizens Inc., P.O. Box 173, Angelica, NY 14709
For more information (including market vendors): 585-466-7930
[email protected] www.angelicaboosters.com

Heritage Days Schedule
Saturday, August 7
7:00 a.m. Coffee & doughnuts, Booster tent
9:00 a.m. Market opens, Park Circle
10:00 a.m. Hose Co. Refreshment stand opens
11:00 a.m. Casual Reply, bandstand
11:00 a.m. Croquet semifinal match
11:00 a.m. Colonial Rooms exhibit, Library - 3 p.m.
12:00 Noon Walking Tour of Historic District
12:00 Noon Co****le tournament, basketball court
1:00 p.m. Fair to Fiddlin’, bandstand
1:00 p.m. Former school building open - 3 p.m.
2:00 p.m. Court House presentation, Grange Building
2:00 p.m. Croquet semifinal match
3:00 p.m. Triple Play, bandstand
5:00 p.m. Market closes
Sunday, August 8
7:00 a.m. Coffee & doughnuts, Booster tent
7:00 a.m. Pancake Breakfast, Legion - 10 a.m.
9:00 a.m. Market opens, Park Circle
10:00 a.m. Hose Co. Refreshment stand opens
10:00 a.m. Homecoming Service, Methodist lawn
12:00 Noon Chicken BBQ, Methodist Church
12:00 Noon Dave Mason, bandstand
12:30 p.m. Colonial Rooms exhibit, Library - 3 p.m.
1:00 p.m. Croquet championship match
2:00 p.m. Bob & Gena Decker, bandstand
2:00 p.m. Walking Tour of Historic District
4:30 p.m. Theme basket drawing
5:00 p.m. Market closes

Like those who have made their homes here will proudly tell you, the Western NY Wilds is a place for creators, adventure...
08/07/2021

Like those who have made their homes here will proudly tell you, the Western NY Wilds is a place for creators, adventure seekers, and those following their own path in life. Ready for a change of pace and change of scenery? Learn more about what it means to Live Deliberately: wnywilds.com

Like those who have made their homes here will proudly tell you, the Western NY Wilds is a place for creators, adventure seekers, and those following their own path in life. Ready for a change of pace and change of scenery? Learn more about what it means to Live Deliberately: wnywilds.com

The faces behind the counter at The Oilman’s Mercantile!  Stop in for locally made goods and specialty grocery items whi...
06/07/2021
Pioneer Oil Museum in Bolivar gets new lease on life

The faces behind the counter at The Oilman’s Mercantile! Stop in for locally made goods and specialty grocery items while you learn more about the Western NY Wilds oil history.
https://bit.ly/3xlF6A3

BOLIVAR — The Pioneer Oil Museum on Main Street has been given a new lease on life as it expands its mission to preserve the area’s oil history.

03/07/2021

Fireworks will be Sunday, July 4th, at the driving range at dusk! Music by JB Aaron will start at the Pavilion at 8:00, with a fireworks break, then music til 11:00!! Music tonight, July 3rd, at 8:00 in the Pavilion, by Hard Luck Rangers.

Photos from Greater Allegany Chamber of Commerce & Office of Tourism's post
03/07/2021

Photos from Greater Allegany Chamber of Commerce & Office of Tourism's post

This weekend, June 25-27, the Western NY Wilds celebrates the #GreatAmericanCampout.  There are so many great camping de...
24/06/2021
The Great American Campout

This weekend, June 25-27, the Western NY Wilds celebrates the #GreatAmericanCampout. There are so many great camping destinations available, learn more here: https://wnywilds.com/lodge_type/camping/

The Great American Campout is the perfect excuse to spend the weekend disconnecting from the daily grind and getting back to what matters most- spending time with your family, getting outside, and snacking on the sticky sweetness of a freshly made s’more. From state campgrounds to private retreats...

Cast your gaze skyward and contemplate your place in the universe.  Escape the city lights for the Western NY Wilds - ho...
19/06/2021

Cast your gaze skyward and contemplate your place in the universe. Escape the city lights for the Western NY Wilds - home to some of the darkest skies in the state and optimal for stargazing. Join us for the #GreatAmericanCampout this June 25-26. Plan your trip here:http://ow.ly/eL3F50FcFfC

Cast your gaze skyward and contemplate your place in the universe. Escape the city lights for the Western NY Wilds - home to some of the darkest skies in the state and optimal for stargazing. Join us for the #GreatAmericanCampout this June 25-26. Plan your trip here:http://ow.ly/eL3F50FcFfC

The Western NY Wilds celebrates the #GreatAmericanCampout June 25-26.  There has never been a better time to reconnect f...
17/06/2021

The Western NY Wilds celebrates the #GreatAmericanCampout June 25-26. There has never been a better time to reconnect family and friends in our wildly beautiful outdoors. Learn more about where to camp in the Western NY Wilds here: http://ow.ly/bqUm50FcBr8

The Western NY Wilds celebrates the #GreatAmericanCampout June 25-26. There has never been a better time to reconnect family and friends in our wildly beautiful outdoors. Learn more about where to camp in the Western NY Wilds here: http://ow.ly/bqUm50FcBr8

Estival FestivalJune 18 @ 8:00 am - June 20 @ 5:00 pmEstival Festival is a 3 day, family friendly music and arts festiva...
17/06/2021

Estival Festival
June 18 @ 8:00 am - June 20 @ 5:00 pm
Estival Festival is a 3 day, family friendly music and arts festival held yearly at Sugar Mountain in Caneada, NY.

Come into the forest, lose yourself, find your soul.

Kick off the summer with a weekend of music, art, food, and frivolity as we celebrate the longest day of the year in the woods at Sugar Mountain.

We have live music scheduled all weekend, and on-site camping is included in your weekend pass!

This year we’ll be adding a second, smaller stage near the bonfire area!

Gates open at 12 noon on Friday, June 18th, 2021.

Estival Festival Pre-Sale Tickets / Weekend Passes
This year we are also offering “Early Access” passes. An early access pass allows you to arrive on Thursday, June 18th starting at 3:00 PM. Those folks with an Early Access pass will have first pick of camping spots and a there will be a little pre-party with a bonfire and music on the Bonfire Stage.

Estival Festival
June 18 @ 8:00 am - June 20 @ 5:00 pm
Estival Festival is a 3 day, family friendly music and arts festival held yearly at Sugar Mountain in Caneada, NY.

Come into the forest, lose yourself, find your soul.

Kick off the summer with a weekend of music, art, food, and frivolity as we celebrate the longest day of the year in the woods at Sugar Mountain.

We have live music scheduled all weekend, and on-site camping is included in your weekend pass!

This year we’ll be adding a second, smaller stage near the bonfire area!

Gates open at 12 noon on Friday, June 18th, 2021.

Estival Festival Pre-Sale Tickets / Weekend Passes
This year we are also offering “Early Access” passes. An early access pass allows you to arrive on Thursday, June 18th starting at 3:00 PM. Those folks with an Early Access pass will have first pick of camping spots and a there will be a little pre-party with a bonfire and music on the Bonfire Stage.

Join us for a re-imagined Dairy Days Festival - June 16-17, 2017. Enjoy old favorites like a parade, car show, and craft...
17/06/2021

Join us for a re-imagined Dairy Days Festival - June 16-17, 2017. Enjoy old favorites like a parade, car show, and craft fair as well as new events including live music in the streets of Cuba!

Join us for a re-imagined Dairy Days Festival - June 16-17, 2017. Enjoy old favorites like a parade, car show, and craft fair as well as new events including live music in the streets of Cuba!

15/06/2021
Alfred State earns score of 98 percent or higher for 12th straight year | Alfred State

Alfred State College once again reaches an achievement worth celebrating! Congrats to all the 2021 grads who have secured employment or are continuing their studies at the next level!

Thu, 06/10/2021 - 08:53 Year after year, Alfred State College (ASC) continues to produce a high percentage of graduates who secure jobs in their chosen fields or further their education at a higher level. That trend continues in 2021, as the college has achieved an employment and continuing educatio...

Great News: Allegany Artisan Studio Tour is Happening This Year! - THE WELLSVILLE SUN
11/06/2021
Great News: Allegany Artisan Studio Tour is Happening This Year! - THE WELLSVILLE SUN

Great News: Allegany Artisan Studio Tour is Happening This Year! - THE WELLSVILLE SUN

. The new, HARD deadline is June 15, 2021. This means the application and fee, as well as new member jury review and decision, must be COMPLETED and RECEIVED by June 15. This is our second, and last, extension. Information must be received in order to be included in our 2021 Artisans Tour guide and....

10/06/2021
2021 Irish Road Bowling ClassicJune 12 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pmTHE 2021 EVENT IS ON!!!Overview: A two person team takes turns...
09/06/2021

2021 Irish Road Bowling Classic
June 12 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
THE 2021 EVENT IS ON!!!

Overview: A two person team takes turns hurling a 28oz. steel cannonball, called a bowl, down a 1.25 country road course. The team that finishes with the fewest throws wins!

Awards Classes: Men’s Division, Women’s Division, Mixed Pairs, Under 16 and Over 60.

2021 Irish Road Bowling Classic
June 12 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
THE 2021 EVENT IS ON!!!

Overview: A two person team takes turns hurling a 28oz. steel cannonball, called a bowl, down a 1.25 country road course. The team that finishes with the fewest throws wins!

Awards Classes: Men’s Division, Women’s Division, Mixed Pairs, Under 16 and Over 60.

Tuesday views in the Western NY Wilds 🌤 Starting the day at @tallpines_atv and @kentbeerco!
08/06/2021

Tuesday views in the Western NY Wilds 🌤 Starting the day at @tallpines_atv and @kentbeerco!

Tuesday views in the Western NY Wilds 🌤 Starting the day at @tallpines_atv and @kentbeerco!

Tomorrow is #NationalTrailsDay! Where will you be hiking, biking, or riding? Tag the Western NY Wilds in your photos of ...
04/06/2021

Tomorrow is #NationalTrailsDay! Where will you be hiking, biking, or riding? Tag the Western NY Wilds in your photos of your #NationalTrailsDay adventures!

Tomorrow is #NationalTrailsDay! Where will you be hiking, biking, or riding? Tag the Western NY Wilds in your photos of your #NationalTrailsDay adventures!

Date night this summer in the Western NY Wilds!  Check out this fun night out at Riverview Farms! Availability and booki...
02/06/2021

Date night this summer in the Western NY Wilds! Check out this fun night out at Riverview Farms! Availability and booking found here: https://calendly.com/riverviewfarms/riverview-farms-picnic

Who wants a unique date night idea? This summer we will be offering picnics on the farm. We are teaming up with a local artisan (Board & Box) to offer her amazing charcuterie boards as part of the package.
Availability and booking can be found here-->. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfP-rWs2V5nIFqOTcKaJy_w8GhWFj_rgd2Bb0ZvPCMi7SU7ew/viewform

Packages start at $100 and include everything you need for a picnic, plus a charcuterie board featuring artisan meats, local cheeses, and vegetables. Options to add a dessert tray are also possible! (BYO alcoholic/ non-alcoholic beverages).

Choose to picnic streamside, pasture side, or in our lean-to in the woods.

PM me to get more details or reserve a date!

This Saturday, June 5, is #NationalTrailsDay.  With miles of hiking, biking, equestrian, and ATV trails, there are plent...
02/06/2021

This Saturday, June 5, is #NationalTrailsDay. With miles of hiking, biking, equestrian, and ATV trails, there are plenty of new adventures awaiting you in the Western NY Wilds this weekend! View trail maps here: wnywilds.com/map

This Saturday, June 5, is #NationalTrailsDay. With miles of hiking, biking, equestrian, and ATV trails, there are plenty of new adventures awaiting you in the Western NY Wilds this weekend! View trail maps here: wnywilds.com/map

The Western NY Wilds is celebrating #NationalTrailsDay on Saturday, June 5!  We want to help you participate by getting ...
01/06/2021

The Western NY Wilds is celebrating #NationalTrailsDay on Saturday, June 5! We want to help you participate by getting you out on the many beautiful trails that the Western NY Wilds has to offer - like the Houghton Forest Trails!

Learn more here: https://bit.ly/3c9DJeS

The Western NY Wilds is celebrating #NationalTrailsDay on Saturday, June 5! We want to help you participate by getting you out on the many beautiful trails that the Western NY Wilds has to offer - like the Houghton Forest Trails!

Learn more here: https://bit.ly/3c9DJeS

Now Hiring in the Western NY Wilds!Contact the Allegany County Employment & Training Office for more opportunities and a...
01/06/2021

Now Hiring in the Western NY Wilds!

Contact the Allegany County Employment & Training Office for more opportunities and assistance obtaining employment.

Root Water Well Specialists is hiring a highly motivated individual to join their team!

Responsibilities would include but not limited to, assist with new well install, pump and water conditioning systems. Must have valid driver's license. Basic plumbing skill preferred but willing to train the right individual. Hours are full time. Pay will be based on experience. Vacation time, Retirement and Life Insurance benefits also included after a full year of employment. Must be able to handle physical work load.

If you feel you would be a good fit for their team, call 585-593-4304 to set up a time to meet. You can also send a resume to [email protected]

"Here men endured that a nation might live." 🗣️: Herbert HooverToday we honor the corageous men and women who gave all. ...
31/05/2021

"Here men endured that a nation might live."
🗣️: Herbert Hoover

Today we honor the corageous men and women who gave all. Thank you.

"Here men endured that a nation might live."
🗣️: Herbert Hoover

Today we honor the corageous men and women who gave all. Thank you.

NEW for 2021: The Pioneer Oil Museum of New York, located in Bolivar, will now be open  6 days a week, 12 months a year!...
29/05/2021

NEW for 2021: The Pioneer Oil Museum of New York, located in Bolivar, will now be open 6 days a week, 12 months a year!

Take a scenic drive through Oil Country in the Western NY Wilds; stop at the museum to hear the colorful stories from the Allegany County Oil Field! And don't forget to pick up your locally famous fare from The Oilman’s Mercantile before heading on your way!

It’s the night before opening day!

We may have lost the 2020 museum season to COVID but tomorrow we are back, and just not back for the summer of 2021. Starting tomorrow at 1:00 PM the Main St location of the Pioneer Oil Museum will be open 6 days a week, 12 months a year!

Your trip plan for your next visit to the Western NY Wilds!
28/05/2021
The Western NY Wilds

Your trip plan for your next visit to the Western NY Wilds!

Rolling hills and untamed forests, charming Main Streets and friendly neighbors –Allegany County, known as the Western NY Wilds, is a welcome retreat in the wilderness. Located on the upper Genesee River, bordering Pennsylvania to the south, the Western NY Wilds welcomes visitors seeking to escape...

It's true - the Western NY Wilds looks great in green!  Our rolling hills are alive with shades of green for the summer ...
27/05/2021

It's true - the Western NY Wilds looks great in green! Our rolling hills are alive with shades of green for the summer season - come and see us at our best, start planning your next trip at www.wnywilds.com

It's true - the Western NY Wilds looks great in green! Our rolling hills are alive with shades of green for the summer season - come and see us at our best, start planning your next trip at www.wnywilds.com

🍺+🍕+🎶 = Plans for this long weekend!
27/05/2021

🍺+🍕+🎶 = Plans for this long weekend!

Another live-music & food packed weekend! Not to mention the newest KBC Original beer, Lone Oak American Wheat, is on tap and perfect for summer.
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FRIDAY: Matt Burns Music: 6-9pm
SATURDAY: Max's Pizza Plus Food Truck: 5-8pm
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Cheers to the long weekend! We're open this evening to kick off the celebrations. Order growlers/cans for pickup at: kentbeercompany.com
#DrinkLocal #SupportLocal #KentBeerCompany #MattBurnsMusic #MaxsPizzaPlus #AndoverNY

The Oilman’s Mercantile at Bolivar's Pioneer Oil Museum opens tomorrow!  Visit the museum and give this new local busine...
27/05/2021

The Oilman’s Mercantile at Bolivar's Pioneer Oil Museum opens tomorrow! Visit the museum and give this new local business, showcasing the best grocery and specialty products from the Western NY Wilds, your support!

To honor those we've lost in service of this country, part of the proceeds from every sale will benefit the Wounded Warrior Project!

We will be opening this Friday, May 28th at 1 pm!!

The later opening time on Fridays allows me to drive to Woodhull so that we can provide you the freshest curd available!

Also, in honor of Memorial Day — We want to honor those we’ve lost, while supporting those who are still with us.

10% of all this weekends sales will be donated to the Wounded Warrior Project.

If you would like to personally give more than the 10% of your sale, we will be accepting donations on behalf of The Wounded Warrior Project all weekend.

*Donations will be accepted in the form of Cash or Credit/Debit*

The Western NY Wilds is celebrating #NationalTrailsDay on Saturday, June 5!  We want to help you participate by getting ...
26/05/2021

The Western NY Wilds is celebrating #NationalTrailsDay on Saturday, June 5! We want to help you participate by getting you out on the many beautiful trails that the Western NY Wilds has to offer - like the WAG Trail!

Learn more here:http://ow.ly/kuh450EM0c7

The Western NY Wilds is celebrating #NationalTrailsDay on Saturday, June 5! We want to help you participate by getting you out on the many beautiful trails that the Western NY Wilds has to offer - like the WAG Trail!

Learn more here:http://ow.ly/kuh450EM0c7

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Tuesday 09:00 - 16:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 16:00
Thursday 09:00 - 16:00
Friday 09:00 - 16:00

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