Nestled in the foothills of the Catskill Mountains, where eagles fly overhead, Callicoon is a charming town steeped in history and rich in sightseeing opportunities. Whether you are visiting on a day trip, for a weekend or longer, Callicoon has plenty to offer and will keep you coming back.

Located on the banks of the Delaware River, Callicoon offers many water sport activities, such as kayaking, canoeing, rafting, tubing, swimming and fishing and eagle watching. There are many local NYS accesses along State Route 52, 17B and the Delaware River to fish or fly fish. There is also an abundance of wildlife to enjoy watching in the Delaware River Valley.

The Delaware Community Center has an activities program during the summer and swimming lessons as well. Additionally, the facility can be rented for private functions. Enjoy magnificant sunrises, sunsets and Catskill fall foliage while walking, biking, hiking or driving on our beautiful back roads. Visit the local farmers markets to buy local wine, fresh cheeses and produce…perfect to pack and take along on one of your adventures.

If golfing is your way of relaxing there are 5 courses for you to enjoy around the area. There are also museums, eagle watching, flea markets, antiquing, art galleries, unique shops, music festivals and country festivals to enjoy. You can also take a driving tour and visit our local artisans and antique shops, trail maps are available.

In the evening, dine at one of Callicoon’s many restaurants or pubs. Enjoy watching a movie at the charming 1940s full screen, dolby digital surround sound movie theater, or attend operettas and performances in the area. We are located only 15 miles from Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, Family Foundation School and French Woods Festival for the Performing Arts Camp.


2nd Annual Tree Lighting

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Come dressed in Victorian outfits to sing holiday carols and roast S‘mores and enjoy the holiday decorations. The tree will be lit promptly at 6 PM.

Dickens on the Delaware

Saturday, December 9, 2017

Callicoon magically transforms into a town wide Victorian Wonderland. Carolers, shopkeepers and townsfolk stroll the streets and byways spreading good cheer. Local shops offer Holiday fare and cheer, as well as events and activities for both young and old. Free performances will be held throughout the town throughout the day! Maps and schedules of events will be available on Facebook, the website ( and by hardcopy on the day of the event at all the local retailers. Plenty to do with a Holiday Market showcasing local vendors, a Holiday Portrait Studio, a Book Emporium of Local Authors and Dickens books, Street Performances, Victorian Music, Hoop Races, Santa, Gift Wrapping, Harp Performance, Strolling Carolers, Horse and Buggy Rides, and much much more. The Train Depot will be transformed into an outdoor market with Burning log sculptures, food and drink and holiday decorations. Shop local this holiday season and support your small town businesses.



Callicoon Farmers’ Market

Sundays Year Round
Local area farmers display and sell their homegrown products.
Info: (845) 292-6180 x115
Held in Callicoon Creek Park.

Callicoon Poster

On Sale Now for $20! (plus $7.50 for shipping and handling) To purchase a poster online send an email request to