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Here are a number of opportunities in the wonderful Catskill Mountain Region of Sullivan County, NY.
Check back frequently for new ideas on how to spend just a few hours or months exploring our rich, cultured, and historical area.
Bethel Woods Center for the Arts is a $100 million outdoor performing arts center and museum located approximately 90 minutes from New York City at the site of the original 1969 Woodstock festival in Bethel, NY. The 15,000 seat outdoor performing arts venue and The Museum at Bethel Woods are set within nearly 2,000 bucolic acres.
Founded in 1947, the Forestburgh Playhouse is the oldest continuously operating professional summer theatre in New York State.
For Car Rally Drivers and Fans
Sullivan County Visitors Association-100 Sullivan Ave.-Box 248-Ferndale, NY 12734
Welcome to Out In The Catskills , the website designed to help the gay/lesbian traveler find the best of what the Sullivan County Catskills has to offer! On this site you will find our recommendations for gay-owned and gay-friendly businesses and services.You’ll also find information to make your Catskills getaway a fun and memorable one.
We hope you’ll get to know our gay Catskills and join the many gays and lesbians who are visiting and settling in this beautiful, affordable and accessible place we call home. Use the site to get directions, information on lodging, and places to see and things to do.
A group of over 120 member artists and arts supporters, residing in a small cluster of towns that surround both the NY and PA sides of the scenic Delaware River. Explore the website where you can see first hand the talents of the members, as well as learn more about activities and events. The collective backgrounds of Association members are an interesting and diverse mix – painting, sculpture, mixed media, printmaking, ceramics, jewelry design, fiber art, experimental theater, photography, digital media, literary arts, music, film, drawing, functional art, and more. Better yet: hop in the car, enjoy the region’s breathtaking scenery, and take yourself on a self-guided studio tour of some of the member artists. You will be met with intrigue, beauty, hospitality, and wonderful art.
Eagle watching at various locations around Sullivan County. Volunteers are available January through March to help find & identify bald eagles. The Institute also offers programs, data collection and participates in Eagle Fest in January.
Potter specializing in wood fueled, low-fired pottery featuring sculptural vases and planters whose aesthetic is simplicity and impermanence.
Canoe, raft, kayak, and tube trips on the Delaware River. Riverfront campgrounds & paintball also available.
Truly affordable getaways on the majestic Delaware River. Families, couples, & singles are introduced to a self guided river tour in a canoe, raft, or kayak. Tube rentals available
Refurbished 1948 post-Art Deco 380 seat single screen country cinema. Current popular films and award winning alternative & foreign films. Dolby digital audio. Voted "Best Movie Theater" in the region annually since 1996 by moviegoers. Honored by U.S. Congress, New York State Assembly and Sullivan County Chamber of Commerce.
Honey Hill Pottery is known as Centerpiece Central. It’s the place to come to for a specifically designed and inscribed wedding, anniversary or special occasion gift or something beautiful for yourself.
Summer educational farm programs, and hands-on workshops & farm tours for children and families in the summer. Workshops on renewable energy in March-November. Group programs include: goat milking, planting and picking in the garden, grooming horses, feeding sheep, goats and chickens (minimum of 20, reservations required). The farm uses wind and solar energy to provide most of the farm’s electricity and hot water. A round two story straw building demonstrates many of the benefits of using natural building materials and techniques. Used vegetable oil is used in vehicles and a back up furnace.
25 unit motel in a rustic setting. Color TV with HBO. Located just 10 minutes from Bethel Woods Center For The Arts. Fine Dining.
A welcoming Buddhist community including monks and nuns, home to the magnificent World Peace Temple. Encompasses 82 acres of lush woodland.
A theatre and arts center which presents plays and cutting-edge contemporary performance works from around the world. Home to the NACL Catskill Festival of New Theatre.
Antiques, home design, art gallery, jewelry, beautiful custom crafted farm tables and country furniture as well as a large variety of house wares, collectibles, gift items, and a new line of handmade cookware from South America. Art shows with both locally and internationally known artists.
WCM presents an annual chamber music festival with 10 events on July 12-26 in and around Jeffersonville. Internationally acclaimed musicians perform in concerts, workshops, lectures and family events at the Eddie Adams Farm and in downtown Jeffersonville, as well as in Callicoon Center. Seasonal concerts in the spring and fall are also held at various other county locations.
A family friendly fun center featuring 6 scenario paintball fields, paintball target range, inflatable bounce house village, 18 hole championship mini-golf, 300 yard golf driving range, T-ball practice range, carnival games and prizes, stuff-a-friend, sand art & crafts, glamour scene makeovers, birthday parties and more. Rentals of inflatables and a large banquet facility with stage are also available.
Enjoy 265 acres with single track and paths through woods and meadows. Trails for all levels of experience; from the novice to expert. Biking events. Picnic areas, baseball field and awesome views! A Great Place for Family Fun! Call for information, directions and park hours.
Museum, gift shop and education center on 53 acres bordering the Willowemoc River. Committed to preserving the past, protecting the present, and promoting the future of fly fishing. Birthplace of American fly fishing.
Outdoor activity specialty shop near Catskill Park trails & campgrounds. Try something new: hiking, camping, bird watching, star gazing, Nordic walking, nature games, snowshoeing. Rental snowshoes too. Many programs, classes and special events throughout the year.
The summer 2009 Sunset Concert Series will present internationally acclaimed classical artists in an intimate and inspirational setting. All Sunset Concerts are followed by a "meet the artists" reception. Due to limited seating, paid reservations are required.
A gallery supporting trained and untrained artists who work outside the fringes of traditional art.
SUNY Sullivan is a small, two-year community college offering a variety of associate degree and certificate programs, as well as continuing education and specialty courses, in today’s hottest industries. In addition, the college offers an array of educational, cultural, social and athletic activities and events on a year-round basis.
Trail rides are offered year round with experienced guides. Each guided ride starts with matching the horse to the rider and giving basic riding tips before hitting the trail. You will ride on beautiful wooded trails with breathtaking scenery. Children must be over the age of 12. Upland bird hunting, lodging, sporting clays, five stand and trail rides. Gun dog training, started dogs and puppies. Shooting instruction available. No hunting license required.
Downhill ski, snowboard and tube on slopes where great skiers begin!! Lessons, ski chalet and café on site. 9 downhill trails, 5 tube-run trails and 100% snow making. Enjoy the new ice skating rink. Don't miss the new terrain park for snowboarders. Ski, snowboard and ice skate rentals available. The fun park features go-karts, bumper boats, bumper cars, rock wall, mini golf, potato sack slide, arcade, Choo Choo Charlie, mechanical bull and batting cages. Winter features downhill skiing, snowboarding, tubing and ice skating.
Over 1500 video gaming machines including video poker (ages 18 & up). Also available on site are a food court, Terrace Restaurant and an all you can eat buffet. Live harness racing year round and daily simulcasting are also available. The Hype Room and Lava Lounge offer numerous diverse entertainment options throughout the year. Check the event listings on this site for a complete list of upcoming shows and performances.
Alliance Gallery, located in the Delaware Arts Center, hosts year round exhibits, of contemporary art, digital media, and special events. It is also the headquarters for Delaware Valley Arts Alliance, the art council for Sullivan County.
The Delaware Valley Opera presents operas in July and August. Smaller productions are held during the fall and spring.
The 160 seat Tusten Theatre hosts live jazz, classical, traditional & new music concerts, theater & opera productions, and digital media screenings. It is the home base for Delaware Valley Opera, Delaware Valley Chamber Orchestra, and Digit media festival
Take a leisurely drive on the charming, historic, and natural NYS Route 97. Brochure available.
New Age Health Spa is the only destination spa in New York State. Located on 280 pristine acres in Sullivan County, this all-inclusive resort offers health-enhancing programs and spa treatments for both women and men in a casual environment.
Original, hand-built pottery inspired by the natural beauty surrounding this mountaintop studio. A wide range of one-of-a-kind designs fired using a variety of ways including raku, horsehair, pit firing, smoking, and Carolyn’s high-fired stoneware pieces. Works range from individual tea bowls to vases, bowls, cups, platters, sushi plates, trays and Carolyn’s fine art sculptural vessels. All pottery pieces are one-of-a-kind designs. Duke Pottery has a gift shop and art gallery featuring the work of an ever-increasing number of area artists, farmers and crafters.
World renowned cabaret in the Nancy LaMott Room. Enjoy top name cabaret & Broadway performers in solo shows at 7 & 9pm every Sun. from Father's Day-Labor Day. Immaculate accommodations overlooking beautiful White Lake. 3 miles from Bethel Woods Center for the Arts and 6 miles from Monticello Gaming and Raceway. Your hosts Eddie & Scott.
Tours in and around the beautiful Woodridge, NY area. The main guided tour is along the rustic two mile unpaved trail from Mountaindale to Woodridge. The "Rail Trail" is the perfect scenic trail system and even more perfect via Segway!
Exciting, eclectic, world-class art exhibited in a magnificent space. Art instruction classes and workshops offered. The gallery is easily accessible from New York City.
Working horse farm offering riding lessons and boarding on 105 beautiful acres. Facilities include both indoor & outdoor arenas and two barns; one for geldings and one for mares. Owner/operator has 20 years of experience, lives on the premises and is a registered nurse.
Ten Mile River Scout Museum (Boy Scouts)
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