Easter Egg Hunt

Trail Station Park West Fulton Street, Gloversville, New York

Held on the Saturday one week before Easter, this is a completely free event for children from 0-12. Easter eggs are spread throughout Trail Station Park in different age group sections for children to collect. The Easter Bunny is in attendance and takes free pictures with the children.

Youth Fishing Derby

Wohlfarths Pond 44 South McNab Ave., Gloversville, NY, United States

Held annually on the last Saturday of April at Wohlfarth’s Pond, this is a free event for children up to age 15. Registration begins at 9am with the derby running from 10am until 4pm. All registered children receive a raffle ticket for drawings throughout the day with fishing themed prizes. At the end of the […]

Memorial Day Parade

The Memorial Day Parade is a longstanding tradition in Gloversville, and we are honored to carry the torch. The parade kicks off at 9:30am and travels down Kingsboro Avenue to Prospect Hill Cemetery.

Southern Adirondack Food & Wine Festival

North Main Street 2 North Main Street, Gloversville, NY, United States

Held annually on the first Saturday in June, the Wine and Food Festival is a great kickoff to the summer. This event takes place on our historic Main Street with wine, beer and cider tastings, along with many food and good vendors. The sound of music fills the streets with live performances in two separate […]

Railfest – Presented by FMR Chamber of Commerce

Trail Station Park West Fulton Street, Gloversville, New York

Railfest is a longstanding event in the City of Gloversville and takes place in Trail Station Park on the second Saturday of August. The Recreation Commission took over the organization of Railfest in 2019 and has helped it grow since that time. This is the city’s only daylong event, running from 10am until 8pm and […]

Bacon & Brew Fest

Farmers Market Pavilion 2-8 Elm Street, Gloversville, NY, United States

Held annually on the fourth Saturday of September at the Farmer’s Market Pavilion, Bacon and Brew Fest is a fun evening out in the city. A beer garden hosts four different local vendors selling beer, wine and cider by the glass. And the main stage is set up with live bands providing entertainment for the […]

Fallfest

Trail Station Park West Fulton Street, Gloversville, New York

Held annually on the first Saturday of October in Trail Station Park, Fall Fest provides many free children’s activities to our community. Children can enjoy bounce houses, pumpkin paintings, and jumbo yard games at no cost. Many free contests are held, including potato sack races, three-legged race, and hula hoop contests, with prizes awarded. At […]

Christmas Parade & Tree Lighting

North Main Street 2 North Main Street, Gloversville, NY, United States

The Recreation Commission took over the Christmas Parade in 2021 and combined it with our annual tree lighting event. They are held annually on the first Saturday in December, with the parade kicking off at 5pm heading down North Main Street. Santa makes his appearance at the end of the parade where he heads over […]