Over 250 brides, grooms and their families came to the 2019 Bridal Expo this afternoon in the atrium of Foothills Performing Arts Center. Guest like Danielle Dobitsch and Tim Maguire, Walton, at right, sampled cake, BBQ and hors d’oeuvres as they spoke with DJ’s, wedding vendors, photographers and more. Afterwards, brides like Marisa Gray, above, Unadilla, who was spending some quality time with her future mother-in-law Ann Marie DeForest, made her way to the Rainbow’s End After Party to try on dresses and partake in the Bag o’ Bargains event, where they could fill a bag with as much wedding attire as possible for only $100. (Ian Austin/AllOTSEGO.com
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SUNDAY, JAN. 7
WEDDINGS – Noon-3 p.m. Find the best DJ’s, caterers, bakers, health & fitness experts, and venue under one roof at this years wedding expo. Foothills Performing Arts Center, Oneonta. Call 607-431-2080 or visit foothillspac.org
SQUARE DANCE – 5 – 9 p.m. Round & square dancing with Country Express Band. Cost, $8/member, $9/non-member. The Moose Club, 119 West Broadway, Oneonta. Call 988-7753.
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SUNDAY, MAR. 12
DAYLIGHT SAVINGS – 2 a.m. Daylight saving time begins 2 a.m. Move clocks forward one hour!
BRIDAL EXPO – Noon-3 p.m. Get up close and personal with area wedding experts. Cost $5. Foothills Performing Arts Center, 24 Market st., Oneonta. Info, foothillspac.org/index.php/shows/bridal-expo/
CHILI CONTEST – 1-3 p.m. Try all the chili and corn bread and decide which is the best. Includes music by John Hopper and some crafters. Hartwick Community Center, 450 Co Rd 11, Hartwick. Info, call Caren Kelsey (607)293-7530
TREP$ MARKETPLACE – 1-3 p.m. Come support CCS students bring their businesses alive. Cooperstown High School. Info, www.facebook.com/Cooperstown-TREP-1508685209401557/