Upcoming Events

7/19-7/22: 36th Annual Deposit Lumberjack Festival

The Lumberjack Festival is a four day fun filled annual event with lots of fun, excitment, carnival rides, food vendors, craft fair, merchant vendors, a parade, live music, lumberjack competitions, fireworks and many other fun filled events. For more info call 607-467-5959 or visit www.depositlumberjackfestival.org

7/21-7/22: FIREFEST 2012

A two day event featuring local vendors, kidsgames, live music, and lots of food and drink. Come see your local fire departments take part in modified firematics events, a
tug-of-war, and even challenge some of the county's vintage baseballteams! Maple Shade Farm is the gracious host for the event,providing a scenic, country-style atmosphere where people can get
away for a relaxing day of fun in the sun.
Location: Maple Shade Farm - 2066 County Highway 18 - Delhi 607-746-8866

7/28: Hobart Horseshoe Festival

This annual event is always great fun for all. Amateur throwing competition,at least 30 vendors selling crafts, books, jewelry, locally-produced food, children's games, face painting booth, live entertainment and great food vendors.  Fun for the entire family. Hours: 10:00am to 4:00pm. Free Admission, Free Parking. Vendors start setting up by 8am. For more info. call: 607-538-9967.

8/11: Andes Community Day

Community Day in Andes is full of fun for everyone! Tons of hayrides, clowns, crafts, vendors, food, games for kids, games for adults.  Country Express at the gazebo on the school lawn. Head to our Summershack out back at some point to heard Just Throw Money and eat some tasty bbq chicken from noon-4pm.For more info contact Sally at 845-676-3980.

8/24- 8/26: Central Catskills Great Outdoor Experience Festival in Margaretville

We recognize the growth potential for 'green' tourism and will showcase the abundant recreational opportunities available in the Central Catskills. All day festival includes outfitters, maps, planned events, food, music and fun for all ages.

Visit with guides, outdoor recreation vendors and find just the right activity to learn and enjoy: hiking, bicycling, golf, tennis, boating on the newly opened reservoirs. So much to do and all within an easy drive. Fun for whole family. The festival is a part of a full weekend of events. Check back for more details. 
Music, Food and Fun.


For a much more extensive list of upcoming events, visit:


Delaware County Office of Economic Development

Growing Business in Delaware County

The Delaware County Department of Economic Development strives to meet the needs of new and existing businesses. We aim to be your first and last point of contact for any issues or questions that you may have regarding operating, locating or expanding your business in Delaware County, as well what it takes to establish a successful new business.

Our primary objective is to support the growth of existing businesses, while encouraging the development of new small business enterprises in Delaware County. For businesses considering locating in Delaware County that means our commitment to your business doesn't end once you come.

We focus our time and energy on the needs of the business community. Take a closer look and you will see why Delaware County is the place to grow your business.

  • The cooperative efforts of our various economic development entities provide an unparalleled network of support to entrepreneurs.
  • Opportunities for Main Street and tourism related development abound.
  • Empire Zone incentives provide a competitive business location.
  • Various low interest funding programs are available to assist eligible companies with gap financing needs. 
  • Workforce development programs, ensure that your labor force is ready and able.

All our efforts are designed to strengthen your business and our area's economic vitality.

Grow your business in Delaware County!


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