- The list below includes 9 free or cheap things to do in or near Olean, New York, including 29 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, Pubs, Recreation Centers and Hiking Trails.
- From Rock City Park to Good Times of Olean, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Olean and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Ellicottville and Bradford.
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Lake Lane Fishing and Camping Getaway Rochester MoreLess Info
Fish from the banks of a pond or creek for trout, bass, bluegill, and catfish
95% 115 votes
505 Route 16 South, Olean, NY 14760 MoreLess Info
Hikers enjoy the geological aspect and surrounding beauty of Rock City Park. The park is known for its quartz, large rock formations, annual gem show and event rental spaces.
75% 61 votes
800R East State Street, Olean, NY 14760 MoreLess Info
For activity lovers, Good Times of Olean has a 16 lane bowling alley, 4 beach volleyball courts, miniature golf, batting cages, and an arcade. They also have an upscale restaurant and bar and grill and host several events.
100% 2 votes
901 East State Street, Olean, NY 14760 MoreLess Info
Decorated with photos and paraphernalia, visitors can chat with the locals while enjoying a drink at Eddie's State King Tavern. The bar's amenities include dart boards, billiard tables, and a jukebox.
- 0 votes
101 E State Street, Olean, NY 14760 MoreLess Info
Olean Recreation Center is an enclosed arena that offers basketball courts, three volleyball courts, soccer floor and roller hockey area. The Center features a ceramic tile wading pool and 'L' shaped swimming pool and is a smoke free facility.
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3142 Nys Route 417, Olean, NY 14760 MoreLess Info
Olean's Carmike Cinema VIII is a movie theater multiplex with eight auditoriums. The theater shows primarily first run Hollwood films, and offers discount matinees and a variety of promotions and combo deals.
96% 227 votes
1932 Zippo Drive, Bradford, PA 16701 MoreLess Info
A museum that collects and repairs lighters and knives, the Zippo/Case Museum offers a self-guided tour of the building and factory. The building and the history of the American success stories make this visit an attraction.
100% 1 votes
2 Bristol Ln, Ellicottville, NY 14731 MoreLess Info
EVL Bowling is a state of the art bowling facility that features big screen TV's and is available for birthday and holiday parties. The bowling alley also has a full arcade with winnable prizes.
87% 86 votes
Ashford Hollow, Ellicottville, NY MoreLess Info
The sculptures of Larry Griffis, Jr. and other international artists are featured in the woods, fields, and ponds of the Griffis Sculpture Park. There are over 250 large sculptures in the park that are dispersed over the several miles of hiking trails.