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9620 Dry Run Road
Painted post, NY 14870


Watson Homestead is a full service conference and retreat center, open year-round, serving 8000 - 10,000 guests annually.  In addition to hotel-style accommodations and meeting rooms, Watson Homestead Conference and Retreat Center has an indoor, heated swimming pool; climbing tower, historic one room schoolhouse, hiking trails, miniature golf, archery range, ball fields, covered picnic pavilion, full summer cabin area, playgrounds and a meditation labyrinth. Guests are served home-cooked, healthy meals buffet style in our dining room with a fireplace and panoramic view of 375 acres.  Call us today to book a day or overnight meeting or retreat.  Watson Homestead is an excellent location for youth, sports or organizational retreats, weddings, clergy or religious retreat groups, conferences, trade shows, banquets, seminars, quilt, scrapping, yoga and wellness retreats, team building and staff training retreats.

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Native Nations Festival

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Native Nations Festival

FREE, open to the public - rain or shine!

Come join the excitement at the Watson Homestead!
9620 Dry Run Road, Painted Post, NY 14870

Saturday, September 22: 9 am - 6 pm
Sunday, September 23 9 am - 4 pm

Arts & Crafts
Live Drumming, Singing & Traditional Dance
Intertribal Teachings
Native American Food
Live Hawk Demonstration And Much More!!!

Come, participate and learn!

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