Presidents Day Weekend Winter Festival | Chautauqua County Chamber of Commerce Jamestown, NY

Presidents Day Weekend Winter Festival
. Please Note --> This is a Past Event!! .

Date: 2/17/2017 TO 2/19/2017
Time: 6:30 PM

Mayville, NY 14757

(716) 753-3113

Event Description:

All Events are held at Lakeside Park, Route 394, Mayville, unless otherwise noted. 

Friday, February 17, 2017

*10am-5pm Mini Winter Book Sale @ Mayville Library (corner S. Erie & Evans Streets, uptown Mayville)
6pm             Opening Ceremonies/King & Queen if a castle is constructed
*10pm         Music-Black Widow-@ Lakeview Hotel (across street)

Saturday, February 18, 2017

• Food/Craft Vendors open (Community Center/Tent/Trailers)
• Snowball Distance Throwing Contest Registration @ Kids Corner in Comm. Ctr.-Cash Prizes-Sponsored by Westfield Dodge City, Westfield NY (ages 4 to adult)-meet @ Chamber Table at 2:25 pm to gather for contest
• 50-50 Drawing @ Chamber Table (Community Ctr.)
• Giant Kids Slide (weather permitting)
• Kids Corner Edible Crafts during the day (Comm. Ctr.)-Sponsored by Wegmans
• Children’s Fishing Pond during the day (Tent)
• Legos Play Area during the day (Comm. Ctr.)
• Lego Creation Building Contest (ages 3-15), @ Legos Play Area (Comm. Ctr.)-Sponsored by North Shore Specialties Refinishing, Mayville NY-judging Sun. afternoon-Cash Prizes
• Snowflake Art Craft by Girl Scouts of Western New York (Tent)
• Festival Logo Scavenger Hunt during weekend-see back of program for locations and instructions, entry forms at Chamber Table in Community Center, cash prize drawings-Sponsored by Northwest Savings Bank
• Just For Fun Area for children and adults (Tent)
*Mayville Merchants Winter Festival Events-during the day-Stores have their own events (Like on Facebook for Details)
 *10am-2pm Mini Winter Book Sale-Mayville Library (corner of S. Erie & Evans Streets, uptown Mayville)
 *10am-4pm  Township Historical Museum open-located in old train depot across from Lakeview Hotel
 *10am-5pm Reverie Creamery Cheese Shop, 3943 Rt. 394-holding Winter Festival Scavenger Hunt specials-sales on cheddars and other cheeses/additional 25% off during month of Feb./free coffee
 *10am-5pm Portage Hill Art Gallery-premiering new winter block print/Drawing for one of the new prints/past prints on sale (Rt. 394, 2.5 mi. north, of uptown Mayville traffic light)
 *10am-5pm Webb’s Cottage Collection-Winter Sale (like on Facebook for details); additional specials during festival
10am-5pm  Rainbow the Clown-face painting/balloon sculptures (Comm. Ctr.)
10:30am   Polar Plunge registration begins (tent)
*11am-4pm  Chautauqua Miniatures & 2 Chixx Gift Shoppe-1 mi. North of Chautauqua Institution on Rt. 394-new markdowns in special Sale Room, some up to 50% off/reductions on some fabulous dollhouse kits
11:30am      Cold Water Rescue Demo by Dewittville Fire Dept.
12pm           The Tree Guys-Chainsaw Carving & Children’s Wood Craft
12pm          ‘Polar Plunge’ benefiting Food Bank of Western New York (organized by Family Health Medical Services, Mayville)
12-4pm       Horse Drawn Rides by Magic Moments Carriages
12pm          Snowmobile Rides by Chautauqua Lake Snowmobile Club-held during afternoon (weather permitting)
1pm            King & Queen presented if no opening ceremonies (Comm. Ctr.)
*2-4 pm     Portage Hill Art Gallery is serving hot fudge sundae tastings and
                        Hot mulled cider (see above entry for location)
*2-5pm      Music-Bob Campbell & Liz
Osborne-@Lakeview Hotel
2:30pm     Snowball Distance Throwing Contest – using pre-made snowballs
3pm          Pet Parade
6:30pm     Bonfire
7pm          Flare Parade (weather permitting)
8pm          Fireworks Display brought to you by Skylighters of New York
*10pm      DJ Goodrich at Lakeview Hotel

Sunday February 19, 2017

*During day  2017 Fire & Ice Volleyball Tournament, Lakeview Hotel Volleyball Court, Mayville, first game 8:45 a.m. Fireball Girls will be at Lakeview Hotel for Tournament
11 am        
• Food/Craft Vendors Open (Comm. Ctr./Tent/Trailers)
• Children’s Snowman/Animal Building Contest Registration @ Kids Corner (participants provide their own accessories)-judging based on creativity-Cash Prizes (or alternate contest)-Sponsored by Andriaccio’s Restaurant, Mayville NY (ages 4-12)
• 50-50 Drawing @ Chamber Table (Comm. Ctr.)
• Kids Corner Edible Crafts during the day, sponsored by Wegmans (Community Center)
• Snowflake Art Craft by Girl Scouts of Western New York (Tent)
• Children’s Fishing Pond (Tent)
• Just For Fun Area for children and adults (Tent)
• Children’s Golf Ball Race (see below), sponsored by Beauty Boutique, Mayville-meet at chamber table at 1:25 p.m. to gather for race for ages 4 – 12, cash prizes
• Giant Kids Slide and Legos Play Area Open
• Lego Creation Building Contest- at Legos Play Area (Comm. Ctr.)-Sponsored by North Shore Specialties Refinishing, Mayville NY– Cash Prizes (ages 3-15)
• Festival Logo Scavenger Hunt – see Saturday entry
*Mayville Merchants Winter Festival Events/see Sat. entry
*10am-5pm Webb’s Cottage Collection-Winter Sale (like on Facebook for details); additional sales during festival
11am-4pm  VA Mobile Veteran Center trailer on site for info./assistance
11am-4pm Rainbow the Clown (Community Center)
*12-4pm   Chautauqua Miniatures & 2 Chixx Gift Shoppe-Winter Festival Specials (see Saturday entry of program for details)
12-4pm     Horse Drawn Rides by Magic Moments Carriages
*12-5pm   Reverie Creamery Cheese Shop-see Saturday entry for details
*12-5pm   Portage Hill Art Galley events (see Saturday entry)
1:30pm     Children’s Golf Ball Race takes place
*2-4pm     Portage Hill Art Gallery is serving hot fudge sundae tastings and hot mulled cider (see Saturday entry for location)
*2-5pm      Music-Brian
Moore-@Lakeview Hotel
2:30pm      Children’s Snowman/Animal Building Contest judged
4pm            Lego Creation Building Contest judged

*Designates other events taking place in the area this weekend you  should  check out.  Schedule subject to change & weather conditions.


Participating Mayville businesses (sponsored by Northwest Savings Bank)
Webb’s Candies, 115 W. Lake Rd.
Webb’s Cottage Collection, 115 W. Lake Rd.
Lighthouse Point Grocery, 5262 W. Lake Rd.
3 Seas Recreation, 74 Water St.
Crosby’s, 14 N. Erie St.
Mayville Hardware, 55 S. Erie St.
Reverie Creamery, 3943 Rt. 394
Chautauqua Miniatures, 5031 W. Lake Rd.

Obtain an entry form at the Chamber Table, visit each participating business to locate the winter festival logo, and copy the code written on the logo onto your entry form.  Do not remove the logo.  Logo will be accessible.  Please be careful of the businesses’ merchandise.  Return completed forms to the Chamber Table or mail to the chamber address on the form before the deadline to be entered for cash prize drawings.  While searching, why not take time to check out the unique products the businesses sell.

Download the Scavenger Hunt Instructions and Entry Form here.

This event is held at Lakeside Park, Mayville.

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Without the following sponsors this festival would not be possible!

Major Sponsors

Clark Patterson Lee

Operating Engineers Local 17 - Apprenticeship Program

Town of Chautauqua

Village of Mayville


Platinum Sponsors

3 Seas Recreation

Lakeview Hotel & Restaurant/The Docks Restaurant

Lictus Oil and Propane

M & T Bank (Mayville)

Uncle Jack's Saw Shop

Gold Sponsors

Chautauqua County Visitors Bureau

Chris Keefe Builders

Donald Emhardt

Family Health Medical Services, PLLC

Guppy's Tavern

Northwest Bank (Mayville)

Perfection Digital LLC

Webb's Captain Table Restaruant

Webb's Year-Round Resort

Silver Sponsors

A Automotive, Inc.

Chautauqua Abstract Company

Empire Energy E & P, LLC

Hogan's Hut

Howard Plumbing & Heating

Irwin Bay Cottages

Lake Chautauqua Memorial VFW Post #8647

Maple Group Real Estate/Maple Inn

Portage Hill Gallery

Raymond Downey

Bronze Sponsors

Andriaccio's Family Restaurant, Inc.

Ann E. Weidman

Beauty Boutique

Chautauqua Miniatures & 2 Chixx Gift Shoppe

G.L. Olson Inc.

Mayville Hardware, Inc.

Mayville Tremaine

North Shore Specialties

Village Restaurant


Westfield Dodge City

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