About Us


Whether you’re planning to stay a while, or just passing through, Oneonta NY has everything you need in one convenient location. Nestled in the heart of the Catskills, Oneonta is located an hour and 15 minutes West of Albany NY, and only 30-minutes away from Cooperstown NY. Oneonta has a plethora of restaurants, shops, boutiques, and entertainment venues, both chains and locally owned.

No matter what you’re looking for, Oneonta has it - from well-maintained parks and hiking and bike trails to diverse foods and flavors; as well as golf courses, local art galleries, and our very own butterfly conservatory. You can even stop by our Destination Oneonta Welcome Center located at 2 Dietz Street, and get information on events, professional services, and businesses.


DO strives to enhance the quality of life for residents, businesses and visitors.

Destination Oneonta exists to support collaboration and create efficiencies and opportunities to promote partners and members through marketing, communications, events and strategic partnerships. DO strives to enhance the quality of life for residents, businesses and visitors.

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Membership Opportunities

Destination Oneonta provides our members with marketing support, advertisements, and the opportunity to be a part of our online directory of businesses. One of the biggest advantages of being a member is exposure. You will be able to access addition channels to help spread the word about your business!

This includes the ability to advertise with us, as well as engaging with a larger audience via Destination Oneonta’s social media.  For more information about becoming a member contact our Director of Membership Services, Katrina Van Zandt, at 607-432-2941 or via email at:


Community Oriented

Destination Oneonta prides itself in the ability to create unity within the community through our large variety of events. Our committees are comprised of distinguished members from the city and town who work hard to plan events with the Oneonta community in mind. From the Holiday Parade and Christmas Tree Lighting to the Susquehanna Balloon Glow Festival and Snommegang Beer Festival (sponsored by Ommegang Brewery), we make sure that our highest priority is to provide fun, laughter, and entertainment to the residents of Oneonta. We also provide you with the most up to date information available on our website, Facebook page, and at the Welcome Center.