October 4, 2014 – November 2, 2014
Enjoy a chairlift ride to Spruce Lake. You may walk or ride back down the chairlift. Available Saturdays and Sundays from August 2 through October 19, 11AM to 5PM. $5 per rider, children under 2 are free.
November 1, 2014
Fall is the perfect time to run a half Marathon and the ideal place to do it is in the beautiful village of Ellicottville. The EVL Halloween Half will be a fun filled Halloween-themed event on Saturday Nov 1, 2014. The event will feature a Half Marathon, a 5K and a kid’s race. We encourage runners of all skill levels to join us! We have an event and distance for everyone! Participants are invited to run in costume and enjoy other Halloween related activities but this is by no means mandatory. There will be Age group and Costume awards given out! So what are you waiting for? Pick out a running costume and register to join us in Ellicottville for a weekend of Halloween fun!
November 7, 2014
No discussion of music royalty is complete without the name Engelbert Humperdinck. Who else could amass 63 Gold and 24 Platinum records over a nearly half-century-long career, yet remain relevant with appearances on multiple MTV shows? Bring your special someone and let Engelbert serenade you through the decades – from the timeless ballads of “Release Me” and “The Last Waltz”, to duets from his 2014 album, Engelbert Calling.
November 8, 2014
Holiday Valley Resort, the Ellicottville Brewing Company and Southern Tier Brewery will host the 11th Annual Beer and Wine Festival at Holiday Valley’s Yodeler Lodge on Saturday, November 8, 2014 from 3:30 to 7:30 PM. Guests will be able to sample a variety of hand-crafted beers from over 30 of the best New York State and American craft breweries and wines from New York, Southern Ontario and Ellicottville vintners.
Brewers include: Sierra Nevada, Magic Hat, Great Lakes, Erie Brewing, Saranac, Southern Tier, Ellicottville Brewing, John Harvard’s, Ithaca, Roerhbac, Woodchuck, Custom Beer Crafters, Butter Nutts, Original Sin Cider, Harpoon, Voodoo, Smutty Nose, Long Trail, Hebrew and Otter Creek…plus many more! Wineries include several of New York’s award winners like Miles and Fulkerson plus Heron Hill, Fox Run, Merritt and the Winery of Ellicottville. This event always sells out so don’t delay
November 16, 2014
Spend an evening of sidesplitting delight with the platinum-selling blue-collar comedy master, Bill Engvall. He’s cracked up audiences for decades as a member of the Blue Collar Comedy Tour, and now he comes to Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino. Known for his signature “Here’s your sign” comedy bit, he’ll point out everyday absurdities that will leave you scratching your head while rubbing your cheeks. An evening with the comedy star from the Lone Star State is one that guarantees Texas-sized laughs and observations sharp as spurs, and that’s no bull.
November 28, 2014
“Walking in a Winter Wonderland” Ellicottville’s Christmas wonderland begins on Friday, November 28th, 2014. The Village of Ellicottville, often referred to as a Norman Rockwell painting in the making, will be the background for beautiful strolling choirs harmonizing all the favorite Christmas carols while the smell of hot chocolate and the decorated windows in this historic 19th century Village bring back thoughts of a Christmas past. As daylight comes to an end a spectacle unlike any other will appear as the village of Ellicottville comes to life in white Christmas lights and the three story tall Village Christmas tree is lit. Throughout the Friday, Saturday and Sunday event, activities will include Christmas carolers, a live reindeer, breakfast with Santa, horse and wagon rides, interactive children’s activities as well as Fire Truck rides with Santa. A schedule will be posted here closer to the date of the event.
November 29, 2014
After five decades, 60-plus albums, and more than 30 million sales worldwide, Lynyrd Skynyrd is going as strong as ever. This November, the legendary southern rockers visit Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino to blow away Skynyrd Nation with everything from the classics of “Sweet Home Alabama” and “Free Bird” to the high-octane tracks from their 2012 album, Last of Dyin’ Breed.
December 3, 2014 – December 7, 2014
From the moment she first stepped into the lights on the most hallowed stage in Country music, Lorrie Morgan has been filling the footsteps of legends. A pure pioneer, she’s the youngest ever member of the Grand Ole Opry, charted numerous hits such as “Five Minutes,” “Something In Red” and “Watch Me” and blazed a trail for other women of Country to confidently fill the spotlight. Share an evening enjoying holiday music with a true Nashville natural. For ticket info, visit Seneca Allegany.
December 6, 2014
Saturday December 6, 2014 experience a very unique, old fashioned holiday season celebration with the Christmas Stroll. There are many events throughout the afternoon including the arrival of Santa. The day concludes with a Living Nativity so authentic you’ll be amazed. Children of all ages love the live camel and the Reindog parade. A full schedule will be posted closer to the date of the event.
March 14, 2015 – March 15, 2015
March 14-15, 2015 enjoy this weekend packed full of fun with the Winter Carnival at Holiday Valley Resort which includes a costume parade down Mardi Gras and the infamous Dummy Downhill at the Yodler Lodge. The highlight of this fun filled weekend is the Saturday evening Mardi Gras Parade on Washington Street in the Village. You will experience the zaniest costumes and the most Mardi Gras style, family friendly fun around! Stay tuned for the application if you want to be part of the 2015 parade…it’s FREE to participate!!!