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St. Paddy's Day in Wyoming County

Everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s Day (March 17) - so enjoy every minute of the fun & excitement. Here are Wyoming County hot spots to don your shamrock green, sing a merry tune and celebrate the luck of the Irish with your friends and family!


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Letchworth State Park is a Date Destination for Outdoorsy Couples

Our friends at DatingNews.com have awarded Letchworth State Park Editor's Choice Award as an outstanding Dating Destination for Outdoorsy Couples. Here's what they had to say!


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Wyoming County Best Fish Fry Contest

We are on the hunt for the BEST fish fry in Wyoming County! We have so many amazing local restaurants, and we want your help deciding where the most delicious fish fry is. Voting is going on now until April 2nd - so place your vote and let your voice be heard!

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Wyoming County's Historic Underground Railroad

Wyoming County played a vital role in the Underground Railroad - an escape route that took fugitive slaves from points south, through this area of Western New York, and into Canada by way of Buffalo. The locations listed were “stations” along the way where escaped slaves could hide from search parties, replenish their food and clothing, and receive directions and encouragement from sympathizers helping the fugitive slaves gain freedom.


Let's Go Sledding & Tubing in Wyoming County

We want you to have plenty of fun in the snow, so here are some popular (and some wonderfully lesser known) sledding & tubing gems in Wyoming County - all just a short drive from Buffalo & Rochester. Hit the hills & have a blast with your family and friends!


Visiting Prehistoric World Near Letchworth State Park by Family Adventures in NYS

Family Adventures in New York State visited Prehistoric World in Perry, NY, just minutes away from Letchworth State Park - and here's what they had to say: We love animal experiences and when we find the truly great ones, we can’t stop talking about them. Prehistoric World is an incredible hidden gem in Wyoming County that just blew us away. This is a fantastic family destination that kids and reptile lovers will flip over!


Wyoming County Maple Weekends - March 20-21 & 27-28

Celebrate Wyoming County Maple Weekends March 20-21 & 27-28. Visit our maple farms for fresh air, outdoor fun & delicious goodies! The farms will ensure your safety by following recommended COVID-19 precautions. You can also schedule curbside pickup and order online - so don't miss out on the maple goodness this season. When you're done, visit nearby Letchworth State Park and enjoy the snow covered gorge and the ice-covered waterfalls!


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Celebrate Valentine's Day Weekend!

Love is in the air and we want to make sure you have the most romantic Valentine’s Weekend ever. We have delicious culinary treats, cozy overnight getaways & even carriage rides! Have fun you adorable lovebirds.


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Celebrate 2021 with a First Day Hike!

Kick off 2021 with a First Day Hike. On January 1st, 2021 get outside and celebrate the beauty of nature. Here are guided & self-guided hikes you can enjoy with your family as you begin a new year!


New Year’s Eve Foodie Fun & First Day Hikes!

We have plenty of ideas to ring in 2021, and follow that up by connecting with our beautiful natural landscape on New Year’s Day. Here are suggestions on New Year’s Eve Foodie Fun & First Day Hiking adventures you can enjoy to say goodbye to 2020 and hello 2021!


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Christmas Tree Farms

Make a special family memory - pick the perfect real tree for the holidays. We have plenty of amazing options for you – from U-Cut to Pre-Cut & even freshly prepared wreaths. These real trees will be a special centerpiece in your home and a cherished experience you'll always remember. Celebrate the holidays by supporting our local Christmas tree farms!


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Delicious Thanksgiving Treats

This year, don't worry about cooking, dessert or even the beer - these local spots are creating unique & delicious dishes - guaranteeing you & your family will have a memorable Thanksgiving feast!


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Letchworth's Nature Detective Series & Virtual Field Trips

Learn about Letchworth State Park's Nature Detective Series & Virtual Field Trips - how they started - why they are an educational and exciting learning tool for you and your family - and how you can enjoy them!


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Safe Halloween Events & Activities

Halloween is different this year, but it can still be a fun & exciting experience. Here are safe & family-friendly Halloween events & activities happening in your backyard that you and your kids will be sure to enjoy!

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Other Hikes & Green Spaces for You!

Our beloved Letchworth State Park can fill up quickly, so we've compiled a list of other scenic and beautiful spots for you and your family to enjoy - from removed hiking trails to picnic-friendly green space - plan your perfect adventure!


 
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