Things To Do In Jamestown

Three or Five Barre Fitness Classes at Chautauqua Regional Youth Ballet (Up to 70% Off)

Chautauqua Regional Youth Ballet

Jamestown

$30 $11

Barre classes combine elements of ballet and Pilates, helping customers develop the flexibility, strength, and grace of a ballet dancer

Movie for Two or Four with Popcorn and Drinks at Dipson Theatres (Up to 30% Off)

Dipson Theatres

Multiple Locations

$32 $23

Everything from summer action flicks to independent dramas, arthouse films, and family features lights up a network of 29 screens

Historical or Cocktail Cruise for Two or Four from “Chautauqua Belle” (Up to 49% Off)

Chautauqua Belle

Multiple Locations

$40 $21

Guides tell tales of local history or bartenders whip up cocktails as a historic open-air steamboat sails through calm waters

Full-Day Fishing Trip for One or Two from Fortune Charters (Up to 52% Off)

Fortune Charters

Kinzua / Allegheny Reservoir

$150 $75

USCG-licensed charter captain with over 25 years of experience takes passengers on 8-hour scenic fishing expeditions surrounded by wildlife

24-Hour Kayak Rental for Two or SUP Rental with Two-Hour Lesson for Two from Evergreen Outfitters (Up to 51% Off)

Evergreen Outfitters

Ashville

$74 $37

Kayak and SUP rentals equip boaters with all the gear they need to safely enjoy gliding atop the pristine waters of area lakes

One-Day Ride-A-Rama or Splash-A-Rama Wristbands for Two at Midway State Park (Up to 43% Off)

Midway State Park

Bemus Point

$30 $17

Miniature roller coaster, a 24-foot climbing wall, a Tilt-A-Whirl, and kiddie boats enchant guests at an amusement park operating since 1898

$150 for an Overnight Camp from Girl Scouts of Western New York ($295 Value)

Girl Scouts of Western New York

Camp Timbercrest

$295 $150

The deal also includes a Girl Scout membership

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A USCG-licensed charter captain, Paul Dreher has been at the helm of calm fishing charters on Lakes Erie and Ontario for more than 25 years. His business, Fortune Charters, specializes in seeking and catching walleye, lake trout, and smallmouth bass from one of two vessels: the 21-foot Pelagic, a Penn Yan tunnel drive, and the 27-foot Small Fortune, a Baha fishing cruiser.

17 Sylvan Glen Drive
Frewsburg,
NY
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Nestled on 101 acres of Little Valley, Dunham Sport Horses’ indoor- and outdoor-riding facilities host riders of all experience levels and mold them into safe, well-rounded saddle sitters. During lessons, visitors hop atop one of the friendly school horses to get instruction on basic equitation, jumping, or dressage. Alternatively, riders aged 5 and older can participate in the stable's camp, which aims to instill proper equitation techniques and improve riding skills through concentrated practice. When they’re not doling out instruction, the equine experts on staff lead visitors on picturesque trail rides through the mountains of Cattaraugus County, which begin with a brief lesson and the opportunity to mentally prepare oneself for views that will physically remove the breath from one's mouth.

5334 Allegany Road
Little Valley,
NY
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Dipson Theatres celebrates a reputation as a regional movie institution with a network of 12 locations lighting 57 silver screens across Michigan, New York, and Pennsylvania. Though the company now spreads across the northeast United States, it began in the small city of Batavia, NY, in 1939—a time when movies were called “picture shows,” Roosevelt was in the White House, and everybody could only see in black and white. Today that tradition underlies the cinematic experience as patrons chomp popcorn and sip sodas, marveling at modern 3-D visual adventures, summer action movies, family-friendly features, or even indie art flicks and footage from world-renowned opera performances.

1666 Market St
Warren,
PA
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Kayaks glide through the water of Chautauqua Lake, setting a serene pace with nature. Trees sway in the breeze along the banks as small fish peep out of the water in search of food and better shellphone reception. Evergreen Outfitters makes outings like these possible by renting kayaks, canoes, and standup paddleboards and teaching guests how to safely use them. Each rental comes with lifejackets and cartop tie downs so boats can find their way to favorite watery locations. Paddlers looking for new surroundings can enlist Evergreen Outfitters's expert guides, who lead paddle tours on Lake Erie, full-moon trips on Chautauqua Lake, and explorations through the lagoons of Presque Isle State Park.

4845 Rte. 474
Ashville,
NY
US

Upon departing from Chautauqua Choo-Choo Train Station, trains chug past the abundant attractions sprawled throughout the park during four-minute rides. Had the train existed at Midway State Park when it first opened as a trolley park in 1898, its 15-mile-per-hour jaunt would have surveyed a landscape dotted with playing fields, tennis courts, bathhouses, and a dancehall. These days, America's 16th oldest continually operating amusement park shelters the spinning and twirling cars of a Tilt-A-Whirl and other rides. A three-sided, 24-foot climbing wall challenges participants to spite gravity's tyrannical reign before ringing the buzzer at its peak, and guests in the helicopter ride can adjust their height with a bar attached to the aircraft. Elsewhere, youngsters captain a kiddie boat or steer retro-modeled cars past a miniature roadway's street signs. Between rides, visitors can munch on cotton candy while peering out toward the shores of Chautauqua Lake from one of several picnic areas.

4859 Route 430
Bemus Point,
NY
US

Housed in the stately 19th-century mansion of former governor Reuben E. Fenton, the Fenton History Center connects visitors of all ages to the rich history of the Jamestown area with museum tours, archeological outings, and children's programs. Visitors unearth mysteries about their family past through the genealogical and local history research center, or study their hometown's place in America's story with a wealth of exhibits. The museum's mementos include everything from a funeral card for Prince Louis Napol?on to letters from soldiers serving in the Civil War and World War II to photos of Lucille Ball, who was born in the city in 1911.

67 Washington St
Jamestown,
NY
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