Here in Columbia County the end of summer is marked by the Columbia County Fair, which wrapped up after 6 days of activities and entertainment on Labor Day. With the kids back at school and everyone back to work, it seems that summer is truly over. With the summer wrapped up it is now time to look forward to the exciting fall events that are happening in Columbia County.
Something exciting to look forward to is the annual Film Columbia Festival October 19-23 at the Crandell Theatre in Chatham NY. Last year the festival featured award-winning movies “Black Swan” and “The King’s Speech” before they were released. This is a great event for movie lovers. Click Here to find out more information.
October 9, from 11am to 4pm, The Austerlitz Historical Society will be holding it’s annual Autumn in Austerlitz. This is a great event for the whole family, the event features volunteers dressed in early 1830’s costumes, antiques, live music and entertainment for children, many different vendors and a variety of hot and cold foods. Click Here to get more information.
This time of year in Columbia County is also a great time to go apple picking at the local orchards, there are many orchards around the county that offer pick your own apples. For a complete list Click Here.