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On the Trail of Art

On the Trail of Art

A free Arts Festival weekend in
Texas Schoolhouse State Forest
New Lisbon, NY

On the Trail of Art Stained Glass window

Saturday, June 12, 11am – 6pm
  Sunday, June 13,  9am – 4pm

  • 100 student artists’ work from the Gilbertsville-Mount Upton and Morris Central schools 
  • Professional artists from the Butternut Valley
  • Artist demonstrations
All “happening” in our “gallery in the forest” on the recently completed nature trail. Please wear appropriate footwear and your mask. Social distancing is expected.

Reservations Required
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Take Route 51 to the center of Garrattsville, NY. Turn South (down into the valley) onto Route 16 and continue 1.6 miles to Jones Rd. Turn left on Jones Road and continue 3.5 miles. Parking is on the left. 

Do not follow GPS directions to Texas Schoolhouse State Forest as it will take you to the wrong location in the forest.

Earlville Opera House NYSCA Decentralization Program
Gilbertsville Expressive Movement
Golden Artist Colors
Otsego County Conservation Association
Town Of New Lisbon

This event is made possible with public funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and administered by The Earlville Opera House. 

Exhibiting Artists
List to Come.

Saturday, June 12, 2021 to Sunday, June 13, 2021
Texas Schoolhouse State Forest
Between Lena Rd and Texas Rd.
Look for the signs.
Jones Road
New Lisbon, NY  13342
Additional Info:
Graham Stroh
General Information
6464365280 (p)
Social Events
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The Butternut Valley Alliance is a 501(c)(3) organization. Our mission is to encourage the Butternut Creek watershed to become a better place to live, work, and play. Our activities connect communities, protect the environment, and promote the arts.

Leading the Butternut Creek watershed toward a sustainable future.
230 Dockstader Rd
New Lisbon, NY 13415