Author: Ryan Geraghty
Experience Oneonta's vibrant arts scene at the "Foothills Fringe," hosted by Foothills Performing Arts & Civic Center on September 22nd & 23rd, 2023. Inspired by the iconic Edinburgh & Rochester Fringe Festivals, this inaugural two-day theater and arts celebration promises a diverse array of live performances. Discover the Center's recent updates and revel in shows across FIVE unique venues. Embrace the magic of live art in this expansive building-wide extravaganza! Don't miss out, get more tickets and information HERE!
Curious about your family heirloom bedspread? Spend the day with Rabbit Goody of Thistle Hill Weavers and identify historic textiles from Rural New York’s past. Bring textiles from your collection and Rabbit will help identify them—$10 per item. Walk-ins are welcome but there is a limit to 3 pieces a person. Read more about this event HERE.
The First United Methodist Church in Oneonta will resonate with the spellbinding voice of Terry Barber. Acclaimed by the Los Angeles Times for his "vitality and verve," Barber has graced every major label and boasts over 150 international solo tour performances. As the unique countertenor of the "Live on Stage" network, he'll be joined by pianist Alina Kiryayeva and a soon-to-be-announced wind player in the "Around the World in 80 Minutes" concert. Additionally, Terry will enrich Oneonta with an educational workshop during his visit. Don't miss this mesmerizing musical journey by clicking HERE.
Kicking off CSO’s 70th Anniversary Season is "Heroes and Legends," an extraordinary concert that promises an unforgettable evening of musical prowess. The acclaimed pianist Philip Edward Fisher, known for his virtuosity, will grace our stage alongside the dynamic conductor Glen Cortese. Prepare to be transported by the iconic overture to Rossini's "William Tell" and immerse yourself in the passionate melodies of Rachmaninoff's "Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini." The concert reaches its climax with Stravinsky's evocative "Firebird Suite" from 1919, leaving you spellbound. Get tickets and find out more HERE.
Join us at Origins Cafe on September 29 for a vibrant Latin Dance Night! Dive into rhythms while indulging in mouthwatering offerings from the Homegrown food truck and Greenhouse Cafe. This night isn't just about dance and delight; it's a celebration of good, clean, and fair food for everyone. Step in, groove, and savor every moment! Click on to find out more!
Participants will enjoy seeing artifacts and items from our Museum and Library Archive through several unique seminars outlining how we care for our collections – along with principles to assist you in caring for your baseball collection or other cherished items. This one-of-a-kind experience also includes a Museum Archive Tour and a private catered dinner in the iconic Hall of Fame Plaque Gallery. A Supporter Membership ($125 value) is also included with this package and features a great lineup of benefits, including: The Hall of Fame Yearbook, Almanac and a Memories and Dreams magazine subscription, along with discounts, free admission to the Museum and more. Sign up HERE.
Don't miss Pathfinder Village's 2nd Annual Big Rig Shindig, an event tailored for the inner child in everyone! On display will be an array of vehicles, trucks, and equipment for children and adults alike to marvel at and explore. With an entry fee of just $10 per car, it promises a day of fascination and fun for all attendees. Join the adventure by clicking HERE!
Get ready for the 6th Annual Oktoberfest at the Red Shed Cooperstown Taproom. Enjoy Bavarian fare, decorations, live music by Tony's Polka Band (and Scattered Flurries), a stein-holding competition, and other games. Wear your best dirndl or lederhosen, bring your family and friends, and join the fun Sept 22nd, 23rd, 24th. Prost! Read more about this event HERE.
Embark on the Otsego Outdoors Fall Octet Challenge from 9/23/23 to 12/20/23. Undertake eight featured activities, from hiking and paddling to cycling, and embrace the beauty of Otsego County this autumn. Successfully complete the challenge to earn a special Fall Octet patch and a waterproof sticker. Join in on the adventure and capture the essence of the season!