Late summer and fall are great times to visit Wyoming County. Start your trip with a visit to the #1 State Park in the entire USA, Letchworth State Park, the “Grand Canyon of the East”, and explore its stunning vistas and waterfalls. Hike the trails in the park, take a hot air balloon ride, or white water raft down the Genesee River. October 7-9 is the Letchworth Arts & Crafts Show. Over 300 arts and craft exhibitors, food vendors, live entertainment and beautiful fall foliage will be on view throughout the weekend. Reference other activities taking place in the park by visiting our website, listed below.
Stop by Attica for the 60th Annual Attica Rodeo August 3-6 to see bronco riding, calf roping, barrel racing and team penning. The Perry Farmer’s market takes place every Saturday morning from 8:30am-12:30pm in downtown Perry and features over 20 vendors selling produce, art, crafts, homemade food products, baked foods and wines. There is also live music for your entertainment. If you prefer mid week markets, you can visit the Warsaw Farmers’ Market at Artisan Villa every Thursday evening from 2-6pm. Or, stop by both!
If history is your thing, on August 6th visit the Pioneer Museum in Perry for the Pioneer Picnic on the shores of Silver Lake. This picnic features an entertaining day full of music, food, and tours of the artifacts housed in the historic Pioneer Cabin Museum. On September 2nd, stop by Attica for Germanfest, hosted by the Attica Lion’s Club. Celebrate all things German with food, music and entertainment for the entire family.
The Arcade & Attica Railroad is steaming through Wyoming County all summer long! Hop on board the train every weekend all summer long to experience the county from a unique viewpoint. All October the train features beautiful Fall Foliage runs. Make your reservations early! Be sure to stop by the Wyoming County Fair from August 12-19, at the County Fairgrounds in Pike, with horse shows, rides, exhibits, contests, and more!
Don’t miss the 30th Annual AppleUmpkin Festival September 23-24in the Historic Village of Wyoming. This fall festival features over 200 craft vendors, non-stop musical entertainment, a baking contest, street entertainers and great harvest food. Round out your fall season with the Enchanted Forest, October 6-8, at Beaver Meadow Audubon Center in North Java. Spend the evening visiting with all the nocturnal critters who call Beaver Meadow home.
Finally, no trip to Wyoming County in the fall would be complete without taking in the beautiful countryside and all the fall foliage.
For more information or a free travel guide call 1-800-839-3919 or visit our website at GoWyomingCountyNY.com.