2024 Events


Mother’s Day Designer Purse Bingo

Saturday, May 4th, 2024 – 1:00pm to 5:00pm (doors open at noon • play begins at 1:00 pm)
Delaware Youth Center • 8 Creamery Road, Callicoon, NY

 Our favorite fundraiser is back by popular demand!  

Tickets are $40 in advance | $50 at the Door
[BINGO Cards, Door Prize Entry & Pizza + Bottled Water included]

We’re celebrating the mother figures in our lives by raising funds to beautify our sweet hamlet for the upcoming season! Help us make Callicoon bloom & have a lot of fun doing it!     All proceeds benefit Callicoon Beatification!

Help support the CBA’s Beautification efforts while enjoying your favorite beverage, snacks or glass of wine and playing America’s favorite game: BINGO! 🅱️8️⃣ You could walk away with a designer handbag for Mom with a value over $600! 👜 

Here’s how it works: Your entrance fee gets you 14 bingo cards, (3 chances to win on each sheet) a Door Prize Entry and Pizza. We play BINGO and the winner receives one of fourteen designer handbags! Brands include Kate Spade, Coach, Michael Kors, Ralph Lauren and more!

 We will also have a bonus Mystery Purse round where you can enter to win our top valued purse!
Plus 50/50s and Raffle Baskets donated by our hamlet’s amazing businesses with lots of fantastic prizes available! 🎟 🏆 🧺


Purchasing tickets is super easy! Make sure to RSVP! ✍️ ⬆️ 

To Order Tickets:
• Email events.callicoon@gmail.com OR Text Nicole at (917) 969-3485.
• Please include the number of tickets + the names for each person in your party.
• Payment can be made using Venmo/@visitcallicoon (QR Code to the left) or by sending a check to: Callicoon Business Association, PO Box 303, Callicoon, NY 12723. (please add BINGO to the memo)

Tickets can also be purchased in person (cash or check) at Callicoon Real Estate during normal business hours, or by contacting us via the phone number or email listed above. 👆


👜 Round up your friends and join us for this fun filled event to help raise funds for a great cause!  👜

We hope to see you there!

For more information, or if you would like to be placed on a email list to receive updates about future BINGO events, please email: events.callicoon@gmail.com.

29th Annual Callicoon Tractor Parade

Sunday, June, 9, 2024 (tentative)
12:00pm – 3:00pm

The parade takes place on the second Sunday of June and kicks off at noon sharp on Lower Main Street in Callicoon!

Come enjoy the fun and make sure to stop down at the Delaware Youth Center for a yummy barbeque and snacks after the parade. Don’t miss getting a collector, Tractor Parade T-Shirt before they run out. You’ll find them on sale in town and at the Center. You’ll also find our River Run Raffle tickets for sale. Lots of great prizes, so get your tickets soon!

Note to Tractors – registration opens at 7 a.m. at the DYC. There is no fee to enter the parade, but the DYC appreciates any donation big or small that you can make to help offset the cost of putting this wonderful event on. Couple important notes:

  • No parking at AGWAY please.
  • You should arrive at the DYC early to drop off your tractor and register.
  • Trailers and other vehicles will be directed elsewhere in town to park.
  • If you are only bringing your tractor, you can enter the line up at the DYC and just drive the tractor in the parade when it starts.
  • Volunteers will be on hand along the route to assist. We appreciate your full cooperation in abiding by their directions.
  • Please, NO children on laps or fenders. This is just too dangerous.
  • NO alcohol, and absolutely no drinking and driving. Police will be on hand to patrol, so be smart and be careful!
  • NO pulling tractors – you will be asked to prove the tractor can run and that the brakes work.
  • NO political signs or advertisements. The parade is for fun and not for political or commercial gain.
  • And most importantly, HAVE FUN!

For additional information or to volunteer email tractor@delawareyouthcenter.org | www.delawareyouthcenter.org

     

26th Annual Delaware Youth Center 5K River Run

Sunday, July 21st, 2024
Start Times: Walkers Race, 8:15am. 5K/10K Runners, 8:30am

The DYC River Run is one of the largest and most vital fundraisers for The Delaware Youth Center. This funding allows them to operate the facility and keep the Youth Center open for another generation of Callicoon-area kids.

Click here for all your race information. If you need more information, email 5K@delawareyouthcenter.org or call (845) 887-5155.

The DYC thanks all their sponsors and participants and extends a very special thank you to the entire Winglovitz team and family for their huge outpouring of support in memory of Gary Winglovitz. The community greatly appreciates all you have done to honor Gary’s memory and to support the DYC!

All proceeds will benefit the Delaware Youth Center in Callicoon, NY.

Race Details:

  • Date: Sunday, July 21st, 2024
  • Distances: 5K Run/Walk; 10K Run; and Virtual Run/Walk
  • Time: Walker start time 8:15; Run start time 8:30
  • Location: Delaware Youth Center, 8 Creamery Road, Callicoon, NY
  • T-shirts guaranteed for the first 400 registrants
  • Award ceremony and raffle drawing at 10:00am on race day
  • Awards for top three Female/Male runners and by age group
  • Awards for top three Female/Male walkers
  • Packet pickup on Saturday, July 20th 1:00pm – 4:00pm at the Delaware Youth Center
  • Same day registration 7:00am – 8:00am
  • Bagels and fruit after the race
  • Strollers are allowed; Dogs are not allowed

Gary Winglovitz Virtual Race

The Gary A. Winglovitz Virtual Race began in 2019, named for one of our own: Gary Winglovitz, a kid who grew up in Cochecton and spent his childhood at the Delaware Youth Center. Gary died in 2014 at 41, and his family and friends have come out in force ever since to run the River Race in his memory. The Youth Center and community would like to thank the Stewart/Winglovitz family for their support and generosity.

  • Choose your distance and choose your course
  • Run or walk anytime between July 20 and August 3
  • Share photos of your virtual run, and tag the Delaware Youth Center on social media
  • Support the Delaware Youth Center from anywhere in the world!
  • Packet pick up July 20th; 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • Want your packet mailed? Please add $5 donation to your registration to cover the cost.
  • Want to record your time? You’ll receive an email about a week before the race with instructions, and a link to the results page to see how you placed. Don’t want to upload your time? That’s fine too!

Please review the website, https://delawareyouthcenter.org/the-river-race for all your race information. If you require additional information email 5k@delawareyouthcenter.org.

For more information and to register, please click HERE.

     




Callicoon Country Fair

Saturday, July 27th, 2024 
10:00am – 5:00pm

Round up your posse and head on over to the Callicoon Country Fair!

This Hamlet-wide event is fun for the whole family! Come to Callicoon for a day full of LIVE Music, Local Artisans, Art, Food, Kid’s Games, Pony Rides, Balloon Arts, Bouncy House, Dunk Tank, Lawn Games, and so much more!

Artisan Market will feature local vendors offering locally made artisan goods, crafts and jewelry –as well as antiques, art, food and more!

Wander along the historic streets, view the architecture and admire the beautiful Delaware River.

Please visit our Facebook event page for updates.

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OPEN CALL:
We are currently seeking Sponsors, Musicians & Performers, Vendors and Volunteers! Please email events.callicoon@gmail.com for more information.

Vendors: Please download our 2024 Vendor Application and email it to events.callicoon@gmail.com.

Musicans & Performers: Please email events.callicoon@gmail.com with a link to your website or social media. (or anywhere else we can view your work)

Annual Event Sponsorship: Considering sponsoring CBA hamlet events? Email our Events Committee today at events.callicoon@gmail.com!

The CBA is a 100% volunteer-run, 501(c)6 not-for profit organization dedicated to the enhancement, economic development and promotion of the Hamlet of Callicoon on the Delaware and its surrounding region. We rise funds annually in order to produce our beloved annual events and we could not do this without the generous support of our local Sponsors. All funds raised goes directly to event production & marketing! Please consider becoming an event sponsor and help us continue to provide these wonderful community events in Callicoon.
2024 Callicoon Events Sponsorship Opportunities Packet

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Callicoon Artwalk 2024

Sunday, October 13th, 2024
12:00pm – 8:00pm
 

The CALLICOON ARTWALK – showcases the growing art and music scene in the picturesque hamlet of Callicoon on the Delaware. The event will highlight the arts in unconventional spaces throughout the hamlet including storefronts and public spaces.

Join us for casual meet & greets with featured artists, live music, performances and activities. Artists’ work will remain on display throughout the weekend, and Artwalk will culminate in a full day of activities on Sunday, Oct 13th, including theatre performances, screenings, LIVE music & workshops.Please stay tuned for a full line up of the festivities as the event draws near!

For more information about Callicoon Artwalk 2024 or to submit to be a participating artist or performer or to volunteer with the Events Committee to help organize the event, please email us at events.callicoon@gmail.com.
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Annual Event Sponsorship: Considering sponsoring CBA hamlet events? Email our Events Committee today at events.callicoon@gmail.com!

The CBA is a 100% volunteer-run, 501(c)6 not-for profit organization dedicated to the enhancement, economic development and promotion of the Hamlet of Callicoon on the Delaware and its surrounding region. We rise funds annually in order to produce our beloved annual events and we could not do this without the generous support of our local Sponsors. All funds raised goes directly to event production & marketing! Please consider becoming an event sponsor and help us continue to provide these wonderful community events in Callicoon.
2024 Callicoon Events Sponsorship Opportunities Packet

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Designer Purse Bingo

Saturday, November 16th, 2024  (TENTATIVE DATE)
Delaware Youth Center, 8 Creamery Road, Callicoon, NY

Please help support the Callicoon Business Association while enjoying your favorite beverage, snacks or glass of wine and playing America’s favorite game: BINGO! 🅱️8️⃣
You could walk away with a designer handbag with a value over $650!! 👜

Here’s how it works: You’re entrance fee gets you 14 bingo cards, (3 games on each sheet) and entry into the Door Prize and Pizza. We play BINGO and the winner of each round receives one of fourteen designer handbags! Brands include Kate Spade, Coach, Michael Kors, Ralph Lauren, Dooney & Bourke and more!

We also have a mystery purse round where you can enter to win our top valued purse! We’ll also have a 50/50 and raffles for loads of wonderful baskets gift certificates and prizes! 🎟 🏆 🧺

All proceeds help us beautify our sweet hamlet, produce our beloved events, market our community and more!

Tickets sales typically begin in mid-september. 

If you would like to be placed on our email list to get notices and update about our Handbag BINGO events, please email: events.callicoon@gmail.com

 

Ninth Annual Callicoon Holiday Tree Lighting 

Saturday, November 30th, 2024 | 5:00pm

Callicoon’s Annual Holiday Tree Lighting is our official start the holiday season, that we celebrate together as a community. – starting at 5:00pm at the Callicoon Train Depot. 🎄

Join us for a Bonfire with FREE S’mores for the kiddos, a Hot Chocolate Bar, Performances and a Visit from Santa!

More information will be posted as the event approaches! To volunteer or be a part of the celebration please email events.callicoon@gmail.com.

Dickens on the Delaware

Saturday, December 14th, 2024
12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

A VICTORIAN HOLIDAY WONDERLAND
Dickens on the Delaware showcases the retail community in the picturesque hamlet of Callicoon on the Delaware just in time for your Holiday shopping!!

Retailers, galleries and restaurants will highlight their Holiday goods and dazzle town visitors with their Holiday Spirit. Shopkeepers will be dressed in Victorian garb, with stores, restaurants and the surrounding environs decorated to create the days of yore.

Holiday Markets of Local Artisans & Seasonal Treats, Holiday Photo Studio, Caroling, live Music, Activities for Children, Free Horse & Buggy Rides, Free Theater & Dance Performances, Hot Chocolate & Eggnog & Spiced Wine, and much much more!

Vendors: We will begin taking Vendor Applications, starting October 1st, 2024. If you are interested in being placed on our vendor email list, please email, events.callicoon@gmail.com

For more info please contact events.callicoon@gmail.com

Visit our Facebook Dickens on the Delaware Event page for details!

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Annual Event Sponsorship: Considering sponsoring CBA hamlet events? Email our Events Committee today at events.callicoon@gmail.com!

The CBA is a 100% volunteer-run, 501(c)6 not-for profit organization dedicated to the enhancement, economic development and promotion of the Hamlet of Callicoon on the Delaware and its surrounding region. We rise funds annually in order to produce our beloved annual events and we could not do this without the generous support of our local Sponsors. All funds raised goes directly to event production & marketing! Please consider becoming an event sponsor and help us continue to provide these wonderful community events in Callicoon.
2024 Callicoon Events Sponsorship Opportunities Packet

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