Ariginal Art
Artful Medley
A Shot in the Glass Creations
As the Crow Flies
Bags and More Just 4 U
Beads Of A Feather 
Bold Theatrics
CJ Koeppel Print Studio
D Michael Price
Drift Design Co.
Fairly BLUE
Francine Loparco Artist
GG Willow Vegan 100% Essential Oil Soaps
Golden Hands Design
Hudson + Salt
Kemper Pottery
Linden Street Paper
Little Bird Orgonite
Paper Wolf Design
Pruddygurl Exclusives
Sewn By Char
Susquehanna Valley Quilters
The Art World
Treadwell Museum of Fine Art – Joseph Kurhajec
Whimsical Metal Sculpture
Wildwoods Woodturning

More info coming soon! To become a vendor register online today!




The Mopar Cams – Rockabilly

Yolanda Bush and the Cool Water Collective – Blues

The Barnyard Saints – Outlaw Country

Coyote Love – 1970’s Inspired, Blues-based, Folk-Rockin’ Explosion

Pamela West-Finkle & Friends from CMAN – Acoustic vocals & guitar



Rickety Fence  – Americana, Folk, Classic Rock

Coyote Pups – Music for babies, tots, mom’s and pops (located at Children’s Tent)

Mike Herman, SoLo – Acoustic roots & blues

Polish Moses – Folk & rock

Tributary – Traditional old-time dance music


Children’s Activity Tent sponsored by Community Bank – Face Painting, Balloons, Pottery
Community Art Project – Create a painting to take home with you.
Oneonta’s Farmers Market, Destination Oneonta’s Main Street Sidewalk Sales, Downtown Dining.

More info coming soon!


Located at Capresso Coffee Bar and Cuisine during the festival! Times TBA.

April Ford –  In 2016, April Ford won a Pushcart Prize for her short story “Project Fumarase.” The following year, she served as a Guest Editor for the prize anthology. The Poor Children (SFWP, 2015), her debut collection of stories, was selected by David Morrell to receive Grand Prize for the Santa Fe Writers Project 2013 Literary Awards Program for Fiction. April has held residencies at Virginia Center for the Creative Arts as a Robert Johnson Fellow, and at Ucross Foundation as a Writer in Residence. Her debut novel, Carousel, is forthcoming in 2019 with Inanna Publications. She is Associate Publisher for SFK Press.

Bradley J. Fest – Bradley J. Fest is assistant professor of English at Hartwick College. He is the author of two volumes of poetry, The Rocking Chair (Blue Sketch, 2015) and The Shape of Things (Salò, 2017), and recent poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Empty Mirror, Grain, HVTN, Masque & Spectacle, Nerve Cowboy, PLINTH, Spork, Verse, and elsewhere. He has also written a number of essays on contemporary literature and culture, which have been published in boundary 2, CounterText, Critique, Scale in Literature and Culture (Palgrave Macmillan, 2017), The Silence of Fallout (Cambridge Scholars, 2013), Studies in the Novel, Widescreen, and elsewhere. He blogs at The Hyperarchival Parallax (bradleyjfest.com).

Racheal Fest – Racheal Fest is a writer and academic specializing in US literature, culture, and politics. Areas of interest include poetry and poetics, modernism, contemporary popular culture, new media, and the history of literary theory and criticism. Her essays, interviews, and poems (peer-reviewed and public) have appeared in boundary 2, b2o: an online journal, Politics/Letters, and elsewhere. Beginning in the fall of 2018, she will be teaching at SUNY Oneonta.

More info coming soon!



CANO’s 16th Annual City of the Hills Art & Music Festival returns to Main Street Oneonta NY on Saturday, August 4th 2018, 10 am – 4 pm!cropped-coh-logo

Festival Video

Check out this Video of CANO’s 15th Annual City of the Hills Art & Music Festival!


Produced Courtesy of Skytop Digital Media!

2017 Music & Entertainment


10:00 – 11:00 Evvergreen – pop, rock, and dance.
11:15 – 12:15 Reservoir Road – blues and soul.
12:30 – 1:30 Cousin Earth – progressive Ukulele rock, fusion, ragtime, funk, latin, bluegrass, hip hop, and even electronica.
1:45 – 2:45 Coyote Love – 70′s style, blues-based, funk-rocking explosion &  indie-blues.
3:00 – 3:30 Pamela West-Finkle & Friends from CMAN – acoustic vocals & guitar.
3:30 – 4:00 Lunachix Belly Dancers – back by popular demand.

Carriage House Art Studio – Pottery lessons
Children’s Activity Tent – Face Painting, Balloons, Sand Sculptures, Children’s Play Acting
Community Art Project – Create a painting to take home with you!
Bobert the Great – Master Magician!
Farmers Market, Main Street Sidewalk Sales, Downtown Dining.

Non-Profit Groups :
Destination Oneonta, Susquehanna Animal Shelter, Family Services, Noah’s World (Autism), Oneonta Teen Center, Chenango Health Network, YMCA, Team 4203 Robokronos, Menash Foundation

2017 Big Read Authors

at Roots Brewing Company, in partnership with Green Toad Bookstore

10:00 – 10:10 opening
10:10 – 10:40 Cheryl Petersen
10:45 – 11:15 David Dalton
11:20 – 11:50 Rainer Morgan
12:00 – 12:30 Joan Marcus
12:35 – 1:05 Roger Hecht
1:10 – 1:40 Rebecca Byrkit
1:45 – 2:15 Glenn Nilson
2:20 – 2:50 Lesley A. Diehl
3:00 – 4:00 Open Mic – email cohcano@gmail.com to sign up!
4:00 – 4:05 closing

2017 Sponsors

Thank you all for your support!!

Chenango Arts Council Decentralization Grant
Community Bank
Destination Oneonta
Five Star Subaru
Oneonta Family YMCA
Benson Agency
Dietz & Wall Wines
Panache Naturals
Skytop Digital Media
Stringers Body Shop
Susquehanna Valley Quilters
Action Lube / Soda Jerks
Artisans’ Guild
Bella Michaels
Franklin Chamber of Commerce
Green Earth
Green Toad Bookstore
Liquor Depot
Munson’s Building Supplies
Otsego Chamber of Commerce
Red Jug Pub
Simply Thai
Theresa’s Emporium
Wolf Wilde Goldsmith
BJ’s Wholesale Club
Bobert the Great
Carriage House Art Studio
Community Music & Arts Network
Keller Williams / Leanne McCormack
Leah McDonald
Music Square
Plaza Diner
Oneonta Farmers Market
Oneonta Rent-A-Jon
Roots Brewing Co
Stewart’s Shops
Town Square Media
Tri-County Glass
Walmart Superstore

Special Thanks to:
Lynn Bailey
Oneonta Job Corp
Tommy Klehr
Andrew Morell
Shane Miller
Pamela West-Finkle
Madison Fuller
Lisa St Onge
Ryan Mason
Todd Loucks

CANO Board Members & Staff:
James Maloney
Kim Condon
Trish Dukes
Joanna Cacciola
Flo Loomis
Amanda Mason
Marie Cummings
Richard Barlow
Linda Thomas
Josh Vasquez
Dez Dupont
Gail Quick
Susan Mulroy