Discover October Event Calendars Released

BINGHAMTON, NY - Broome County Executive Barbara J. Fiala joined by Binghamton Mayor Matt Ryan, leaders of the Greater Binghamton Convention and Visitors Bureau, and members of the Arena Board to unveiled the Discover October calendar at a 10:30am news conference at the Broome County Veterans Memorial Arena Wednesday morning. The calendar features various family entertainment events taking place throughout the county in October. The free calendars can be found in several local businesses and can be downloaded from the county's website at

"As you can see there are many events taking place in our community next month and I hope this calendar encourages everyone to 'Discover October,'" stated Executive Barbara J. Fiala. "I am very excited for our Annual Ethnic Festival on Saturday, October 20th as well as the Columbus Day Parade."

The suggestion came to the County Executive's office to promote the multitude of community events during the month of October. There are many annual events that take place in October such as the county's Ethnic Festival, the Columbus Day Parade and Tournament of Bands and the Italian Festival that follows.