Holiday Shopping & Events

The Great Western Catskills pulls out all the stops in preparation for the holidays. Here are some of the events we are aware of now. We will update this often so please check back from time to time. Happy Holidays!

Visit our Events page for everything coming this month and beyond, and be sure to check out our Stories on Facebook and Instagram for a weekly local events roundup.

Delhi Farmers’ Market
Every Wednesday, 10am – 2pm
Delhi American Legion
41 Page Avenue, Delhi, NY 13753
The Delhi Farmers’ Market has moved indoors for the winter to the Delhi American Legion. Stop by for your fresh produce and products straight from the farm!

Extended Market Season
Pakatakan Farmers’ Market
Saturdays through November 27, 10am – 1pm
The Round Barn, 46676 State Hwy 30 Halcottsville, NY 12438
Once again, the Market has extended its season through to the end of November. Among the many products featured at the market (depending on the season) are goods grown on local, small family farms.

Small Works
November 20 – January 8
Tuesdays – Saturdays, 10am – 3pm
Walt Meade Gallery of the Roxbury Arts Center
5025 Vega Mountain Road, Roxbury NY 12474
The annual celebratory Small Works exhibit is a community-favorite event. Sized to be smaller than 12” x 12” and priced from $25 to $300, there is something to fit everyone’s budget. Size and price make this a perfect gift for friends, family and you! Opening Reception: Saturday, November 20, 3pm.

Sip, Stack, and Snack
November 20, 12pm – 6pm
November 26, 12pm – 6pm
Just Shop Boutique
43270 State Rt 28 Arkville NY 12406
The boutique’s popular shopping with cocktails event is returning! Many great deals and the shop’s Pink Flamingo cocktail will be available.

The Gobble Gobble Gobble Run
November 25, 10am
The Ark Bowl & BBQ
42366 NY-28, Arkville, New York 12406
Sign up for the 1st annual Thanksgiving Day Road Race “The Gobble, Gobble, Gobble Run” hosted by the Ark Bowl & BBQ. This 5 mile running and walking event is a great way to kick off your Thanksgiving Day celebrations. Your $32 registration fee includes a short sleeve t-shirt, and there will also be awards for the overall winners, and awards for weight divisions, and across age divisions.

Book Village Annual Thanksgiving Weekend Sale
November 26 – 28, 10am – 5pm
Hobart Book Village
Main St, Hobart, NY 13788
The Annual Thanksgiving Weekend Sale is here! All of the village’s many bookstores are offering deals during the holiday with up to 30% off most items. This is a must-not-miss opportunity to grab gifts for any bibliophile on your holiday shopping list.

Christmas on the Farm
November 26 & 27, 12pm – 6pm
December 4th, 10am to 4pm
Maple Shade Farm
2066 County Highway 18, Delhi, NY 13753
Local and vintage gifts for everyone on your list! Shop through the barn full of holiday treasures and decor to get in the spirit. Art, antiques, decor, ornaments, vintage clothes, greens and wreaths.

Holiday Market at This & That
November 27, 9am – 6pm
This and That
110 Main St., Delhi, NY, 13753
From local and city artists, crafters, vintage clothing and home goods vendors— something for everyone, in the heart of Delhi, on the Thanksgiving Holiday weekend. Free admission to the public.

Burn Ayr Farm

Holiday Market
November 26 & 27, 10am – 3pm
21031 State Highway 28, Delhi, NY 13753
Stop by the Burn Ayr farm store for their annual holiday market where they have lots of great decorations and gift items available.

Small Business Saturday in Hancock
November 27
20 East Main St, Hancock, NY 13783
Downtown retailers will have giveaways and discounts! Primitive Posies, The Camptons Kitchen and Gallery, Hancock General Store, Kaybirds, Trout Brook Studios, Hancock House Hotel and more!

Holiday Parade on Main + Tree Lighting Ceremony
November 27, 4:30pm – 6:30pm
Main St, Margaretville, NY 12455
Hosted by the Margaretville Fire Department, Santa will make an appearance at the end of the Holiday on Main Parade. There will be a tree lighting ceremony at 5:30 at the Village Christmas Tree on Main Street.

Tree Lighting at The Andes Hotel
November 27, 6pm
The Andes Hotel
110 Main St Andes, NY 13731
Please join the folks at The Andes Hotel for their Annual Tree Lighting. Santa and friends will ride into town and light the tree in the Andes Hotel yard at 6pm. Please remember to come early, visit the incredible shops and eateries of Andes to kick off the holiday season.

Thanksgiving Black Light Party
November 27, 9:00pm
Castle on the Delaware
139 Stockton Ave, Walton, NY 13856
Come dance off all the turkey, mashed potatoes and gravy. Wear white or neon clothing and a smile! $5 cover includes all the glow paint, markers, glow sticks, props and other insanely great party favors.

Lighting of Chanukah Menorah
November 28, 4pm
Main St (across from DMV), Margaretville, NY 12455
There will be dreidels and Chocolate ‘gelt’.

Menorah Lighting Ceremony and Party
November 28, 5pm
Courthouse Square
Main St, Delhi, NY 13753
Following the ceremony, there will be a Hanukkah party at This and That at 110 Main Street. The party will feature sufganiyot, hot chocolate, dreidel games and crafts.

Delhi Holiday Parade
December 3, 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Main St, Delhi, NY 13753
The Greater Delhi Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to host this year’s Delhi Holiday Parade. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be on the Square to welcome your family.

Christmas on the Square
December 4, 2pm – 7pm
20 East Main Street
Hancock, NY 13783
Fun to be had by all including; fun kids games, holiday shopping, local vendors, music and of course, Santa! Santa will have a small gift for all Children. At 6pm, enjoy the 13th annual Parade of Lights, with firetrucks and floats all lit up in the Holiday spirit.

Stamford Village Holiday Market
December 11 & 12, 10am – 6pm
Main St, Stamford, NY 12167
Visit over a dozen local vendors selling their handmade goods. Don’t miss the Christmas tree lighting on December 11 at 5pm, the community bonfire and hot chocolate. Stamp your Holiday Market Passport at all 8 participating businesses to enter to win a gift basket filled with local goods! Drawing will be at Mindl’s on 12/12 at 6pm.

13th Annual Christmas Parade of Lights
December 11, 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Main St, Colchester, NY 13755
Planning for the 13th annual Christmas Parade of Lights is underway. Mark your calendars and prepare to bring your holiday spirit.

Cherish the Ladies Mainstage Concert
December 11, 7:30pm
Walton Theatre
30 Gardiner Place Walton, NY 13856
Music on the Delaware is thrilled to be welcoming Cherish the Ladies back. This holiday show has become a favorite tradition in Walton. Tickets can be purchased on the Music on the Delaware Website for this in-person and live-streamed concert at

Christmas Organ Recital and Concert
December 22, 7pm
Hobart Presbyterian Church
78 Maple Avenue, Hobart, NY 13788
The Hobart Presbyterian Church will be presenting a musical event featuring familiar Christmas hymns and carols and a talented young organist, Eddie Zheng. The concert will also feature vocalist Heather Walts of Stamford and pianist and Julliard student Youlan Ji.

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