HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SATURDAY, AUGUST 25
FOOD TRUCK FEST – 1 – 8:30 p.m. Celebrate Food Truck of Upstate New York. Features food trucks, live music, vendors, tastings of wine, craft beer, ciders, food competition, live performance from ZZ Top! beginning 8:30. 6th Ward Booster Club Field, 7 Scrambling Ave., Oneonta. Visit cahpc.org/food_truck_event
FARM DAY – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Visit family farms around Otsego County to explore fish farming, beekeeping, maple syrup making, more. Find guide at www.familyfarmday.org
COMMUNITY SALE – All Day. Travel around town to browse yard sale. Pick up a map at Fly Creek General store. Includes All-you-can-eat pancake breakfast at Fly Creek Fire House, White Elephant sale at United Methodist Church, then lunch, snacks, drinks with the FCAHS at The Grange on Cemetery Rd. Town of Fly Creek.
DOG TRIAL – 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Leatherstocking Sheepdog Trials feature handlers showing off skills with their dog to herd sheep. Includes pairs from Canada to Maryland. Cost, $5. Open field, Beaver Meadow Road, Cooperstown. E-mail email@example.com
CARS & COFFEE – 9 – 11 a.m. Join fellow gearheads for a relaxed display of multi-brand, multi-period cars. Fly Creek Cider Mill, 288 Goose St., Fly Creek. Call 607-547-9692.
GARLIC HARVEST – 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Get delicious, biodynamic garlic for the kitchen, seed stock to grow your own, or sample delicious recipes. Follow signs from Fly Creek and Richfield Springs. 315-858-1095.
ANTIQUE ENGINE SHOW – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Single-cylinder gas engine enthusiasts show their antiques from the early 1900s. Stop by for engines, food, community lawn sales, more. Fly Creek Cider Mill, 288 Goose St., Fly Creek. 607-547-9692 or visit www.flycreekcidermill.com/antique-engine-show-fly-creek-day-lawn-sales
EXHIBIT – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Last day of “Oneonta’s Own: The State Militia & the National Guard in Oneonta, 1812-2003.” Admission, free. Oneonta History Center, 183 Main St., Oneonta. 607-432-0960 or visit www.oneontahistory.org
ART WORKSHOP – 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Have fun creating caricatures of someone or something with teacher Gary Mayer. Cost, $45, materials included, registration required. Roxbury Arts Center, 5025 Vega Mountain Road, Roxbury. 607-326-7908 or visit roxburyartsgroup.org/2017/05/05/august-25-caricature-workshop/
SHOWTALK – 10:30 a.m. Jeanine Tesori, Tazewell Thompson discuss inspiration behind new opera premiering this season, share excerpts from work-in-progress. Cost, $25/adult. The Otesaga, Cooperstown. glimmerglass.org
NETWORKING – 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Mingle, enjoy refreshments with other Mom Entrepreneurs in our community. Hosted by SFCU. Dress casual, children welcome. RSVP preferred, space limited. Noah’s World, 144 Round House Road, Oneonta. 607-432-7529 or visit www.facebook.com/noahsworldoneonta/
HOPPY TOURS – 11 a.m. Brief history, discussion of beer, brewing, and hops, followed by a tour of the hop yard, hop house. The Farmers Museum, Cooperstown. Call 607-547-1450 or visit www.farmersmuseum.org/hoppy-trails
THEATER – Noon. “A Case For Eviction” following the struggle of Frank and Dora to evict a temporary resident from their guest room. Leatherstocking Stage, The Farmers Museum, Cooperstown. Call 607-547-1450 or visit www.farmersmuseum.org/A-Case-for-Eviction
CHARACTER TOUR – 1 – 2 p.m. Tour the museum through the eyes of the artists themselves. Features a tour with Thomas Cole as portrayed by a Templeton Player. The Fenimore Art Museum, Cooperstown. Call 607-547-1400 or visit www.fenimoreartmuseum.org/calendar-a
VIGNETTES – 2 p.m. Guided tour showcasing three site-specific performances by the Templeton Players on the struggle for Women’s Rights. Included with museum admission. The Farmers Museum, Cooperstown. Call 607-547-1450 or visit www.farmersmuseum.org/women-rights
BOOK SIGNING– 3 p.m. Dar Williams signs her book “What I Found In A Thousand Towns,” presents on her travels through small town America. Earlville Opera House, 18 E. Main St., Earlville. 315-691-3550 or visit www.earlvilleoperahouse.com
THEATER – 3 & 7:30 p.m. Showing “Doubt, A Parable” by John Patrick Shanley, Directed by Julie Kline. A powerful drama depicting when a Bronx School Principal takes matters into her own hands when she suspects Father Flyn of improper relations with a male student. Free admission. Franklin Stage Company, 25 Institute St., Franklin. 607-829-3700 or visit franklinstagecompany.org/events/doubt/
FILM SCREENING – 6:30 & 9 p.m. Showing “Oceans 8.” Cost, $3. Red Dragon Theater, SUNY Oneonta. Visit oneonta.campuslabs.com/engage/event/2576980
CONCERT – 7 p.m. Dar Williams performs songs about life and larger forces in the world. Cost, $10-$52. Earlville Opera House, 18 E. Main St., Earlville. 315-691-3550 or visit www.earlvilleoperahouse.com
COFFEE HOUSE –7 – 9 p.m. Music in range of genres by amateur local performers; light refreshments; all welcome. Schuyler Lake United Methodist Church. Church Rd., Schuyler Lake. Call 315-858-2575 or visit www.facebook.com/littlewhitechurch/
CONCERT – 7 p.m. the Sidney Community Band plays popular music and show tunes. Free. 3 Chenango Rd, Edmeston. 607-965-8377.
COMEDY – 9 p.m. Performance by Anthony Jamal Bean, aka “Chico,” of Wild n’ Out fame. Cost, $3. Ballroom, Hunt College Union, SUNY Oneonta. Visit oneonta.campuslabs.com/engage/event/2428369