Nights (and Days) in November

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The nights in November are long, but the venues of Oneida County aren't short on entertainment as we pave the way toward the holiday season. With venues both large and small, Oneida County has it all! Whether you want to sample riggies and listen to rock at The Stanley, catch a film or exhibit at MWPAI, get a jump on your holiday shopping at Rome Art and Community Center, Oneida County has entertainment for one and all!


Riggies 'N' Rock

Saturday, November 8 at 12:00pm

The Stanley is proud to announce its very own tasty fundraiser! Join us in celebrating Central New York’s favorite culinary and music combination.

The Overnighters

Friday, November 7, at 2 pm and 7:30 pm

Munson Williams Proctor Arts Institute presents this film which portrays a modern-day Grapes of Wrath. The film is an intimate portrait of job-seekers desperately chasing the broken American Dream to the tiny oil boom town of Williston, North Dakota. Tens of thousands of unemployed hopefuls show up with dreams of honest work and a big paycheck but step into the stark reality of slim prospects and nowhere to sleep.


Monday, November 10 at 7:30pm

Tuesday, November 11 at 7:30pm

Broadway Theatre League presents ELF the Musical on tour at The Stanley. Elf is the hilarious tale of Buddy, a young orphan child who mistakenly crawls into Santa’s bag of gifts and is transported back to the North Pole.  Unaware that he is actually human, Buddy’s enormous size and poor toy-making abilities cause him to face the truth. This modern day Christmas classic is sure to make everyone embrace their inner ELF.

The 12th Annual Taste of Home Cooking School

Thursday, November 13 at 7:00pm

During the Taste of Home Cooking School at The Stanley, you’ll learn ten new recipes and cooking tips to make you a star in your own kitchen this holiday season… plus you’ll get a gift bag stuffed with free products, coupons and a Taste of Home magazine.

Martina McBride: The Everlasting Tour

Friday, November 14 at 8:00pm

The Stanley presents Country and Pop superstar, Martina McBride brings her “Everlasting Tour” to Utica on Friday, November 14, 2014, at 8 p.m. presented by The Stanley and Valley Health Services (VHS) as a fundraiser for both organizations.

The Blue Room

Wednesday, November 12 at 2pm

Friday, November 14, at 2pm and 7:30pm

Munson Williams Proctor Arts Institute presents this film starring Actor Mathieu Amalric (The Diving Bell and the Butterfly) who also directs. Based on a novel by celebrated crime writer Georges Simenon, this beguiling cinematic puzzle unfolds in an elliptical style that keeps the audience guessing every step of the way.

Live and Let Die

Friday, November 14, at 7:00 pm
Saturday, November 15, at 2:30 & 7:00 pm

The Capitol Theatre presents this classic film. James Bond meets blaxploitation in this eighth installment in Eon Productions’ adaptations of the Ian Fleming James Bond adventures.  Live and Let Die also marks Roger Moore debut in the role of 007 James Bond. 

Robert Channing from NBC's America's Got Talent

Saturday, November 15 at 7:00pm

The Stanley presents IMAGINATION INTO ART, with speed-painter and mind-artist Robert Channing. The show is a jaw-dropping, mind-blowing, and electrifying art and mentalism spectacle full of  music, glitter, and your imagination! Come see what everyone was talking about on Americas Got Talent.

The Dining Room

November 13, 14, 15 at 7:30 PM

November 16, at 3:00 pm

North Country Stage presents this satirical comedy taking place at Unity Hall. Starring Chub Bailey, Gordie Felt, Emily Foote, Kristin Impicciatore, Laurie Marshall, Allen Solomon

Clint Black

November 13, at 8:00pm

Turning Stone Resort & Casino presents Country music legend Clint Black performing in The Showroom at 8 pm

Sarah Lee Guthrie & Johnny Irion

Friday, November 14 sat 8:00pm

The Kirkland Art Center presents this duo who began performing together as an acoustic duo in the fall of 2000. Their music combined Irion’s love of rock and blues with Guthrie’s roots of folk and country. 

Holiday House 2014

Wednesday, November 20 through Friday, November 22 12:00pm to 7:00pm

Saturday, November 23 10:00am to 5:00pm

Sunday, November 24, 10:00am to 5:00pm

It is that time of year again for Rome Art And Community Center's Holiday House Shopping Extravaganza, the nonprofit organization's largest annual fundraiser, showcasing high quality wares from 50 local and regional vendors. Holiday House is held in the Tudor Mansion on 308 West Bloomfield Street in Rome and is beautifully decorated for the holiday season.