What’s going on? Six things to do in Cortland County this weekend

Welcome to the quickest way to learn the week’s most exciting local events.

1 – Little York Fall Fiber Arts Festival

Date/Time: Saturday October 13, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. & Sunday, October 14, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Location: Little York Pavilion, 6799 Little York Lake Rd., Preble, N.Y
Link: https://www.cortlandrep.org/little-york-fall-fiber-arts-festival/
Description: Featuring a wide variety of vendors all weekend. Light refreshments will be available for purchase and all proceeds will support the CRT Guild. A $5.00 admission for the public will benefit the Cortland Repertory Theatre. Kids 12 and under get in for free. For more information please email [email protected] or call 607-753-6161

2 – Sip, Shop, Adopt

Date/Time: Saturday, October 13, 12 – 4 p.m.
Location: Cortland Corset Building, 75 E Court St., Cortland, N.Y
Link: https://experiencecortland.com/event/sip-shop-adopt/
Description: Spend your Saturday afternoon supporting local business, crafters, Country Acres Animal Shelter, There’s Hope Dog Rescue and CNY SNAP. Find new services for yourself and for your pet! There will be 60+ vendors through Cinch Art Space and Magpie Custom Creations. Enjoy tastings from local wineries and distilleries, meet artists and crafters and bring your dog along! If you don’t have a pet, come meet the adoptable ones from the three benefiting local pet rescues. Admission is free.

3 – McLean Community Bazaar

Date/Time: Saturday, October 13, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Location: McLean Fire Station
Link: https://cortlandareatribune.com/2018/10/03/october-13-mclean-community-bazaar/

Description: Enjoy attic treasures Kountry Kitchen Baked Goods, crafters, Rada Cutlery, can & bottle Drive, and a free blood pressure clinic. A luncheon will begin at 11:30am.

4 – Billy Joel’s Piano Man: Wade Preston

Date/Time: Saturday, October 13, 7:30 p.m.
Location: Cortland Repertory Theatre, 25 Port Watson St., Cortland, N.Y
Link: https://www.cortlandrep.org/events/wade-preston/
Description: Last Fall, Wade Preston gave a concert where he performed songs by Billy Joel and other artists. This year, he’s back with a new line up of songs It’s sure to be a night filled with good times and good music. All tickets are $25.00 and there will be a beer/wine cash bar.

5 – J.M McDonald Sports Complex Breast Cancer Awareness 5K

Date/Time: Saturday, October 13, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Location: J.M McDonald Sports Complex, 4292 Fairgrounds Dr., Cortland, N.Y.
Link: https://www.jmmcomplex.com/5k
Description: Join the J.M McDonald Sports Complex in the fight against breast cancer. There is a registration fee of $25.00 that includes a t-shirt. Sign up at jmmcomplex.com or call 607-753-8100. 50% of all proceeds will be donated to the National Breast Cancer Foundation.

6 – Pumpkin-Palooza

Date/Time: Saturday, October 13, 12 – 4 p.m.
Location: Stone Horse Farm, 3501 Hoxie Gorge Freetown Rd., Marathon, N.Y
Link: https://experiencecortland.com/event/pumpkin-palooza/
Description: A family friendly event to celebrate Fall. There will be kids activities with the Lime Hollow Nature center, horse-drawn wagon rides, pumpkin picking and more. This event is free to attend.