Our friends from Travel Mammal paid a visit to Letchworth State Park, the Grand Canyon of the East last week - and boy did they have a great time! This showcases so many of the amazing locations within Letchworth, including the three major waterfalls, the gorge, Balloons Over Letchworth and so much more! Located about an hour east of Buffalo and about 3 hours south of Toronto, this great piece is a wonderful way to share this gem with our neighbors to the north!
To celebrate Travel and Tourism Week 2018, the Wyoming County Chamber & Tourism office held an “I Love Wyoming County” Testimonial contest during the month of May. Participants were encouraged to provide up to 500 words sharing their favorite Wyoming County stories, recommendations, suggestions and adventures.
The BPO will perform classical & pop favorites at 8pm culminating with fireworks over the gorge at 9:30pm. The Saturday, July 14th events will be held at the Archery Field Overlook in the park, just inside the Castile entrance. All activities are outdoors and the public is encouraged to bring their chairs and blankets. Here's the schedule of events!
The Lemuel Maynard Wiles exhibition in Perry - Hudson River School Artist & Early Letchworth Painter
Have you heard of Wyoming County’s own artistic pioneer Lemuel Maynard Wiles? Lemuel Maynard Wiles is associated with the famous group of artists known as the Hudson River School. Over 40 of his paintings are available for all to see at the Perry Public Library!
The Wyoming County Chamber & Tourism is encouraging everyone to vote for Letchworth State Park in the 2015 USA Today Readers Choice Award for Best State Park. Letchworth State Park is one of 20 nominees selected by US travel experts and was nominated out of over 6,000 state parks nationwide. “With the recent popularity of the ice fountain at the Glen Iris Inn, this is a great time for the contest due to the international, national and local media coverage that the Park has garnered,” said Meghan Nulty, V.P. of Tourism and Marketing. “Let’s keep the momentum going...