The Matt Family’s On The Rocks Bar and Grill, located at 7142 Julie Street in Taberg, New York, will host its first vintage snowmobile race on Saturday, February 11, 2017. The track is located adjacent to the Matt’s Taberg tubing hill. “We decided to host these races because we want to promote winter activities in our area and to add to activities already happening at the tubing hill,” stated Brian Matt. He added, “we look forward to providing a day of family fun and entertainment with racers of all ages competing for purses and prizes.”
Public invited to participate in 2nd Annual Covered Bridge Challenge Festivities! A Ribbon Cutting ceremony, Chicken BBQ, and “Branch Ride” are being held this January in Oneida County to help celebrate a statewide challenge for snowmobile enthusiasts.
The weather is warming up and it's a great time to explore the best of arts, culture and entertainment in Oneida County. With a variety of exhibitions, performances, films and festivals, there is no limit to what you can discover and enjoy!
It's National Pizza Day, and what better way to celebrate than by supporting your local pizzeria's? Thin crust, thick crust, by the slice, or personal pan- our area has any kind of pizza you could imagine. Not to mention our famous 'tomato pie.' And lets face it, graduation isn't the only day tomato pie can be appreciated! If you're celebrating Fat Tuesday make sure to head to Woodland Hop Farm & Fermentation, Mangia Macrina Wood Fired Pizza will be hanging out for the night!
Christmas on Main Street is the official start to the Christmas Season, families can enjoy free entertainment, food and fun. Kids can, have cookies and hot cocoa all day, enjoy a petting Zoo, wagon rides, clowns, games, and of course meet Santa! This year Mrs. Santa is on a break, so their good friend Elsa will be helping Santa greet the children from 12:15 – 4:30.
Fall kicked off this October with Locktoberfest, hosted in Rome at Bellamy Harbor Park along the historic Erie Canal. Families and friends filled the park for an evening of live music, food trucks, free kayaking, a craft fair, farmers market, craft beer tasting, and fireworks. It was a wonderful event that brought the community together and even a few folks from out of state, as far as Wisconsin! This was the first Locktoberfest held in Rome, in the future we hope this will become an annual event to start off the season. If you missed out on Locktoberfest, have no fear- as we move into the Halloween season Oneida County is packed full of fall fun things for the entire family! From now until the end of the month there is something going on every weekend in the area:
Oneida County Tourism invites golfers to experience two of Golfweek Magazine’s Top Ten Courses in New York State as part of the 2015 Golf Getaway Experience. Oneida County is home to 29 courses in 29 minutes, including Atunyote and Kaluhyat at Turning Stone Resort Casino, which have been named to the Top Ten Courses in New York State by Golfweek Magazine and among America’s 100 Greatest Public Courses for the third consecutive year by Golf Digest. Just a four hour drive from New York City, Philadelphia, Toronto or Boston, Oneida County offers golfers a plethora of options for a fun-filled, value-driven golf getaway experience, with a host of food and entertainment choices for off-course enjoyment.
Saturday May 30th was humid and sunny, calling for rain but only a few clouds in the sky. At the F.X. Matt Brewery big white tents were raised and the humming of the band Last Left could be heard in every surrounding parking lot. The Craft New York Brewers Roots Festival was in full swing!