Make your holiday purchases count
for clean water, the environment and
your local community this year!
Shop the Pure Catskills
Holiday Gift Guide.


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for directories of farmers'
markets, u-picks, farm stands
harvest festivals and more!


Origins Cafe

We take you inside Origins Cafe,
located in Cooperstown, NY.
With sisters Dana and Kristen Leonard.
Learn more about their mission to bring
positive change to the world through food.


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Friday, 11-23
Skydiving Santa and his elves make a landing at Hurds Christmas Tree Farm. Complimentary gift from Santa's pack and hot cocoas and candy canes for kids. Free hayrides out to plantation. Harvest your own tree. Tree farm Open weekends November 23 through December 16. Fresh wreaths. Food. Baling, drilling the trunk, assitance loading tree onto car. Visit our website and Facebook for more information.  
Friday, 11-23
Friday, 11-23
Christmas on the Farm November 23 & 24 10-4. Come and shop small for local crafts, treats, and specialties. All the beautiful outbuildings will be filled with treasures for your shopping pleasure. Pictures spots for candids and mini sessions by Amber J Photography. Hot chocolate bar, Santa, greens, wreaths, crafting fun, and tastings!  
Saturday, 11-24
Shop Local! November 24th ONLY 10am - 3 pm
Saturday, 11-24
Every Saturday November - December - 9am - 1pm January - April: 9am - 1pm 190 Main Street in the Main Street Garage Walkway Oneonta, NY 13820    
Saturday, 11-24
Cooperstown Farmers' Market is open every Saturday year round. The market draws thirty vendors from within a fifty mile radius, providing a wonderful array of local foods and hand-crafted items. The live music and seating area have made the market a community gathering place where old friends meet and new friends are made. See the website for hours of operation and special events.
Saturday, 11-24
You are invited to join us for our 4th Annual Country Christmas Markets! We are excited to host two markets and look forward to seeing what all of the vendors have to offer! When: November 24th and December 1st Time: 10am - 4pm You will find a variety of vendors, gift items, poinsettias, Christmas trees, handmade wreaths, and holiday decor ready to fill your home. There will also be snacks, music, and door prizes! *See event discussion for the list of participating vendors.
Saturday, 11-24
From mid-May through mid-October area farmers and artisans gather to share their creativity and bounty at the Pakatakan Farmers’ Market. Located at the historic Round Barn on Route 30 Halcottsville (approximately 5 miles north of Arkville/Margaretville) the market runs Saturdays during the extended season from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Since its inception in 1991, the market has consistently been a popular shopping and socializing spot for locals residents, weekenders and even celebrities from near and far.
Friday, 11-30
The best gift of all is sharing quality time with your family. Kick off the holiday season with a stress-free weekend at Frost Valley YMCA, celebrating with your family beneath the Frost Valley Christmas tree. Enjoy a musical performance by the Bronx Opera before joining us around the fireplace for hot cocoa and lighting the menorah. Holiday-centered crafts compliment our traditional camp favorites. This festive weekend will give your holiday spirit a head start, allowing you to enjoy the true meaning of the season all winter long!
Saturday, 12-1
Artists, crafters, and specialty food vendors gather in the Market Sheds at Bethel Woods for the 9th Annual Holiday Market, providing guests the opportunity to shop a wide selection of unique holiday gift options.    Event begins at 11:00am.