Summer vacation is over, but the fun isn't. School's are back in session, vacations are over, lake waters are getting chilly and so are the nights. BUT - there are still hundreds of things to do and see, so turn off that computer, get off that couch and leave the cell phones on hold!
The Cooperstown Blues Express is the areas only rolling nightclub! Join us for a 3 hour rockin' blues party every Friday and Saturday night featuring some of the best live bands in upstate NY! Enjoy food and drink with a cash bar of beer and wines. The train boards as 6pm, departs at 7pm and returns at 10pm. You must be 21 or over to ride!
Hurry - just a few dates left. Don't miss it. For the Blues Express schedule, log on to: www.cooperstownbluesexpress.com
Sept. 6th at the Otsego County Fairgrounds in Morris, NY, join us for the Central New York's Old Time Stock-Car Convention and Hall of Fame Induction, featuring the Mid State Antique Stock Car Club, a chicken BBQ, original race cars and driving legends!
Sept 6th - Check out the FLY CREEK CIDER MILL'S "Mustard Mayhem". Taste some of the Mill's top selling mustards including the wildly popular Honey & Raspberry pretzel dip . Fly Creek, NY
Sept. 7 - Cooperstown, NY - Join us on a 15 mile bike trek - (easy and hard-core courses)! Sponsored by the Glimmerglass State Park and Hyde Hall. Bike rentals are available and tasty ice cream for all. Pre-register by calling 607-547-9355.
Sun. Sept 14th - 9am - 3pm is the 4th annual ‘CRUISE-IN FOR KIDS" CAR SHOW AND FLEA MARKET! All proceeds from this event go to help fund local youth programs. WHERE: Borst Field in Schenevus, NY just off of I-88 exit 18. FREE admission and FREE parking. FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY! Featuring Eric Haley as DJ, Bruce Reeds Pork Dinner, a huge selection of cars, a large gathering of vendors, sausage and food concessions.
September 13, 2008 12 pm - 5 pm Brewery Ommegang Rte 35 Milford- Ommefest: Celebrating the 2008 Harvest Belgian foods, locally brewed Belgian beer, music, medieval games and amusements!
This event is a toast to the harvest season with fermented food, local beer and other locally grown foods.
Sept 13th at the Farmers Museum in Cooperstown, NY is the annual HarvestFest. An old-time agricultural fair. Experience the traditional crafts, food and entertainment.
Sept. 20th is "APPLE SALSA DAY" at FLY CREEK CIDER MILL, in Fly Creek. Join the "AppleFest" with music antique tractors and family fun.
Sept. 26th Orpheus Theatre presents... the Broadway hit .... "A CHORUS LINE" at Oneonta State College's Fine Arts Building.
Sept. 27th and Oct. 11 1pm - "Wild West" all aboard the Cooperstown and Charlotte Valley Railroad and enjoy a step back in time... all the way back to the Wild West, with staged gunfights, train robberies and explosions. It's the Outlaws -v- the U.S. Marshalls. Plenty of action packed fun!
Sept 27th 6pm "OKTOBERFEST" - Join in the fun, rich in history as you board the Cooperstown and Charlotte Valley Railroad and step into the RR car loaded with authentic German food, beer, and live German music.
October 11, 2008 12 pm - 5 pm Brewery Ommegang ~ Waffles and Puppets 2008 It's our 11th birthday party: Waffles & Puppets & Beer! Terrific puppet shows, live performances and the famous Belgian waffles. Storytelling, sweet treats, live folk music, harvest foods, fresh cider and their latest concoction... Howe Cavern's cave aged ale! Rte. 35, Milford.
Oct. 11 - 1pm - "Wild West" all aboard the Cooperstown and Charlotte Valley Railroad and enjoy a step back in time... all the way back to the Wild West, with staged gunfights, train robberies and explosions. It's the Outlaws -v- the U.S. Marshalls. Plenty of action packed fun!
AND.............................. there's plenty of sports action at your local colleges and high schools. Log on to their websites to get a complete schedule. For some fast paced action, check out Hartwick College and Oneonta State's Men's and Women's Soccer teams! A great way to spend and afternoon or evening with a friend!