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Savor the Flavors at Taste of Ellicottville

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By Deb Everts Connoisseurs of fine cuisine and people who just love to eat are expected to flock to Ellicottville this weekend for the 33rd annual Taste of Ellicottville. The event takes place from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday on Washington and Monroe streets, where hungry visitors can sample delectable food items offered by local restaurants and ... Read More »

Griffis Sculpture Park Summer Festival Coming Aug. 19


By Alicia Dziak Music and art await at the sixth annual Griffis Sculpture Park Summer Festival! Held from 2 to 7 p.m., this festival will celebrate a day of creativity. Just a short drive into the hills off Route 219 between Springville and Ellicottville lies one of the largest and oldest sculpture parks in the country, Griffis Sculpture Park. Since ... Read More »

Summer Bucket List: Outdoor Theater Performances


By Alicia Dziak Outdoor activities rule the summer in WNY, and it’s a great time to experience a variety of entertainment. Why not make plans to check out an outdoor theater performance in the next couple months? On Friday, Aug. 10, Shake on the Lake presents Richard III right here in Ellicottville. On Wednesday, Aug. 1, Shake on the Lake ... Read More »

National Comedy Center Launches Lenny Bruce Exhibit


To celebrate the opening of its Lenny Bruce exhibit, the National Comedy Center grand opening week will include a discussion on “Comedy and the First Amendment,” and commence a fundraising partnership with the Lenny Bruce Memorial Foundation. The National Comedy Center, opening Aug. 1in Jamestown, N.Y., is the first non-profit cultural institution and national-scale visitor attraction dedicated to the art ... Read More »

Charley Pride coming to Seneca Allegany Casino

The Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino has announced several late-summer and fall events with Charley Pride performing at 7 p.m. Sept. 22. Country music legend Charley Pride is set to give an unforgettable performance inside the Seneca Allegany Events Center. Pride is one of the most successful performers in country music history. Shooting to stardom in the early-to-mid 1970s, he ... Read More »

Ready for Welcome UpRooted at Ellicottville Music Festival


By Alicia Dziak If you’re like me, who went to college in the ‘90s, you’ve at least heard of Rusted Root. My freshman year at RIT was one I considered my “alternative days” when it came to my music taste (which morphed into my “hip hop days” by the next year). I, of course, was a member of Columbia House ... Read More »

Ellicottville Summer Music Festival Lineup Announced

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The Ellicottville Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce that Dennis DeYoung and the Music of Styx and the Buffalo Philharmonic will headline the 2018 Summer Music Festival. Join us for Independence Day Weekend, when the first fairway at Holiday Valley’s Double Black Diamond Golf Course becomes one of the best outdoor concert venues in the region. Dennis DeYoung and ... Read More »

Irish Wake Band Brings Irish Cheer to EVL Feb. 24


By Alicia Dziak Most of us have heard the saying “Everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s Day” but you don’t have to be Irish to enjoy the holiday, or the sense of community and camaraderie that comes along with celebrating the culture. While St. Paddy’s day is still a few weeks away, you can get a jump on the Irish ... Read More »

Winter Music Jam Debuts Feb. 23-24

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By Alicia Dziak The Ellicottville Chamber of Commerce has announced last week the newest music festival to hit Ellicottville. Winter Music Jam will bring another full lineup of live music to town Feb. 23-24. “With the success of Winter Blues Weekend, we spoke to all of our music venues and asked if they would like to do another event,” explained ... Read More »

2018 Winter Blues Weekend

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You’ve hit that final run on the slopes and winter’s hold has taken control. All you want to do is go back to the chalet and hunker down for a while. Sounds like the right way to end the day, right? Not in Ellicottville. Why not break those winter doldrums and head into the Village for some great music and ... Read More »

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