Fillmore Fun Fest and Belmont Memorial Day Weekend activities highlight Allegany County celebrations

Three-day celebrations in Fillmore and Belmont are among family events available this weekend as Allegany County residents kick off their 2024 summer activities, which also include local Memorial Day observances in many other localities.

Both communities will begin celebrations Saturday afternoon, with free amusement rides starting at noon on Main Street in Fillmore, and disc jockeys providing background music for activities in the parking lot of the Belmont American Legion at 29 Schuyler Street (State Route 19), beginning at 2PM.

A fireworks display will take place in Belmont Saturday night, with one in Fillmore on Sunday.

An Artisans and Vendors Fair will be held from 11AM to 3PM on Sunday at Belmont, with a Monday parade, starting at 11:30AM, from the Fire Department to Park Circle, where a Memorial Day service will be held.

At Fillmore, Saturday events also will include children and adult street dances at different times, along with a car show, while on Sunday 11AM community church services will be followed by a tractor parade, cornhole tournament, pinewood derby, music and other activities prior to the fireworks.

On Monday, a Memorial Day parade and observance will start at 11:30 from the school to downtown.

A full schedule for the Fillmore Fest is available at and Belmont Memorial Day Weekend at