Embrace Winter at Cooperstown and Otsego County Events
Discover the unexpected in Cooperstown when snow and hardy weather reveal the hidden treasures of Otsego County. Add these events to your itinerary to maximize cold-weather fun.
Catch the holiday spirit on a Santa Express train with the Cooperstown & Charlotte Valley Railroad. Come back in February, when the Cooperstown Winter Carnival fills town with locals and visitors celebrating winter's delights, from snow sculptures to concerts. Bring cross-country skis, snowshoes, or high-traction footwear for winter adventures in state parks—and don't miss guided outings at the Cabin Fever Festival.
Need to warm up? Mark your calendar for the Chili Bowl Cook-off. And come back in March, when Sugaring Off Sundays at the Farmers' Museum means pancake breakfasts and maple syrup demonstrations. Then raise a glass at Snommegang, a craft beer festival where dozens of brands pour microbrews.
Search our calendar of events for winter events and festivals in Cooperstown.