Nestled in the Catskill mountains, in the highly accessible university city of Oneonta, Foothills Performing Arts & Civic Center is a not-for-profit entertainment and civic center that serves the cultural, educational, and community needs of the Otsego, Delaware, and Chenango region.

Our Services

Space Rental

A Flexible Event Space For All Occasions




Music, Theater, Comedy, Dance and More!

A Cultural Hub

Arts, Education, and Community

Upcoming Event Schedule

This Month at Foothills!

A look at everything going on here at Foothills this month!

Stand-Up Comedy Night

A night of laughter, drinks and good times with the area’s best stand-up comedians!

Mr. Paperback - Bigger Dreams Productions Benefit Concert

Join Mr. Paperback for a benefit concert for Bigger Dreams Productions on Friday, September 29!

Workshops & Dance with Michael Kiehm

Learn some new moves, enjoy a bite to eat, then dance the night away with Michael Kiehm!

Catskill Symphony Orchestra

Kicking off the season on September 30, 2023, is “Heroes and Legends,” an extraordinary concert that promises an unforgettable evening of musical prowess.

Bigger Dreams Productions Presents DEATHTRAP

DEATHTRAP is a sharply funny play full of twists and turns that keep an audience on the edge of their seats.


All things October coming together for one amazing event!

Heavy Metal Night!

You are cordially invited to join us for an evening of heavy music as presented by some of the finest gentlemen this side of the Susquehanna.

Grand Oneonta Opry

Helios Care presents a night of classic country western music!

The Magical Masquerade Ball

Join us for a night of music, food, drinks, dancing, and MAGIC!

Stand-Up Comedy Night

Another chance to laugh, grab a drink, and enjoy yourself with some hilarious stand-up comics! 

A Tribute to American Veterans

A night of country music for vets and country music lovers, featuring a performance by Darryl Worley.

"Joe's Garage" live in concert!

The SUNY Oneonta Zappa band is cookin’ up something fresh for all you Zappa-heads out there. “Joe’s Garage” played in full!

The Frank White Experience: A Live Tribute to Notorious BIG

A full band tribute to a legend. The late, great NOTORIOUS B.I.G.

Oneonta Farmer's Market

Every Saturday 9 am to 12 pm. May to October on Market Street next to Foothills PAC, rain or shine. November to April in Foothills Performing Arts Center

The Met Opera: Live in HD 2023-24 Season

Take a look at the upcoming 2022-23 season of live broadcasts directly from the world famous Metropolitan Opera House!

Community Theatre at Foothills!

Bigger Dreams Productions presents multiple theatrical performances at Foothills every year!


Little Delaware Youth Ensemble

Nurturing musical excellence for 20 years, LDYE rehearses at Foothills and hosts a number of free performances too!    

New Life Oneonta

New Life Oneonta is a Free Methodist Church meeting at Foothills on Sunday mornings at 10:00!

Orpheus Theatre

Orpheus Theatre was founded in 1984, and has been firmly rooted in the community ever since.

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Foothills Performing Arts & Civic Center

24 Market Street, Oneonta, NY 13820


Client & Guest Testimonials

“Amazing events put on by these guys every single time. From a wedding reception, to plays, to health fairs, and many many many other events I have attended here. Love this place!!!”
Aaron Chapin

“The staff helped me put together a lovely reception for my daughter and her husband. It was an evening to remember. I recommend this venue!”
Donna Jane

“Personal attention. Easy to work with. Flexibility is infinite. Staff goes above and beyond to suit needs of every event whether it’s big or small. Have been playing there since day one. Hope to continue indefinitely.”
Patrick del Rosario

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