Weekend Fun in the Oneonta Area

Do you find yourself bored on the weekends with nothing to do? Have an itch to get out of your room and do something? Need more pictures to spice up your feed? Here are a couple things within close range to Oneonta that you might want to check out!

1. Fall Foliage Trains

Location: Cooperstown

When:        Saturday, September 29, 2018                    Sunday, September 30, 2018                    Sunday, October 7, 2018                    Saturday, October 13, 2018                    Sunday, October 14, 2018

2. The 36th Annual Downtown Ithaca Apple Harvest Festival

Location: Downtown Ithaca


12:00pm – 6:00pm


10:00am – 6:00pm

3. Apple Picking

Location: Middlefield Orchard

 4. Hyde and Shriek! Candlelight Ghost Tours at Hyde Hall

Location: 267 Glimmerglass State Park Rd, Cooperstown, NY13326

When: Friday, October 5, 2018                                   Saturday, October 6, 2018                                   Friday, October 12, 2018                                   Saturday, October 13, 2018                                   Friday, October 19, 2018                                   Saturday, October 20, 2018                                   Friday, October 26, 2018                                  Saturday, October 27, 2018                                  Sunday, October 28, 2018

Tours begin At 6:00pm, 6:30pm, 7:00pm and 7:30pm RESERVATIONS REQUIRED by BOOKING ONLINE at HydeHall.org

5. Fright Fest

Location: Six Flags

When: Saturday, October 6, 2018

SUNY Oneonta does a trip every year, it costs $20 and price includes round-trip bus transportation, admission to park, and food voucher.


6. Norwich Pumpkin festival

Location: Norwich, NY

When: Saturday, October 28th, 2018

7. Oneonta Farmers Market

Location: Main Street by Oney Poke and Tino’s Pizzeria

When: Saturdays 9 a.m.-1 p.m.   

8. Sunnycrest Orchards Annual Holiday Marketplace and Craft Show

Location: 7869 State Route 10 Sharon Springs, NY 13459 United States

When: November 10 @ 10:00 am - November 11 @ 4:00 pm


A gathering of local producers of artisan food, arts and crafts and seasonal delights. All inside their heated greenhouse!

9. Hike to Table Rock

The hike starts behind Hartwick College and takes you to a view overlooking Oneonta! As you continue, you can hike to the strawberry fields and overlook the campus.

10. College Camp

Use and Observatory, reserve a cabin for the weekend or just hike up from behind Hillside Commons using the marked trails

Happy Adventuring!