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Gloversville NY
Gloversville, NY
Gloversville NY


For over a century Gloversville was the prosperous industrial center of an international glove & leather industry. Our gloves traveled all over the world and our downtown streets were bustling centers of the city. Many of the historic buildings are being used by the shops and businesses of the BID.

There are also opportunities to live downtown - some in newly renovated spaces. Factory & warehouse buildings are sprinkled throughout the downtown and city as well.
 
Why Gloversville?
  • Small city life-style - a little slower, a little friendlier,
    a lot less traffic and noise
  • Safe, secure place to live, work and raise a family
  • Affordable housing & commercial space
  • Close to anywhere in the New York Capitol area including Tech Valley & the Global Foundries Chip manufacturing plant in Malta
  • Surrounded by family farms & locally grown
    produce, dairy products & meat
  • Abundance of clear, delicious water
  • Close to the magnificent Adirondack Park, Saratoga, Lake George, Albany & Capitol Region & within 200 miles of NYC, Boston & Montreal
  • Within 1 hour of Albany International Airport
  • Crystal clear lakes
  • Great sporting venues - hiking, biking, golf, boating, fishing, hunting, skiing, snowmobiling - all are very close to Gloversville
  • State-of-the-art waste water treatment facility
  • Nathan Littauer Hospital - latest equipment & facilities
  • Fulton Montgomery Community College - a hub for science, technology & the arts

Gloversville Library
58 E. Fulton
(518) 725-2819

Farmer's Market
Every Saturday morning
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

At the Elm Street Pavilion(between Spring & Church Streets)
Freshest produce & products from local farms

The GLOVE
"100 Years & Still Entertaining"
42 N. Main Street

(518) 773-8255 Ext 25
FULL SCHEDULE
ALL SUMMER!


July 25, 26 @ 8PM
July 27 @ 2PM
July 31, Aug 1 & 2 @ 8PM
GYPSY
Directed by Marc Christopher
Music by Jule Styne & lyrics by Stephen Sondheim's. Songs include "Let Me Entertain You", "Some People" and MORE,

Aug 21 - 23 @7PM
Aug 24@2PM

Honk! JR.
Directed by Devan Eagan & Will Eagan
Ugly, a duck discovers his true beauty and glorious destiny & finds love and acceptance in all its forms.

Mohawk Harvest Cooperative Market
30 N. Main Street

Register for cooking classes - check co-op or website for full list.

Micropolis Art Gallery
30 N. Main Street
Aug 8th 5PM - 7PM

“Meet the Artists” reception featuring work from the Fulton-Montgomery Quilt Barn Trail.  Barn quilt squares from the trail & 'quilt squares' designed & produced by Micropolis will be on display.


Support our Community - Shop at our local businesses - IT MATTERS!

It keeps more money in our community
Money spent in local business help support important services like the police and fire departments, maintenance, etc - all the things important for OUR citizens.
It supports small businesses.
Small business is the backbone of American entrepreneurship and prosperity and the engine of competition. Our small business owners are our friends & neighbors.
Click for list of BID merchants
It keeps our downtown viable.
Gloversville is a special place - our downtown is part of what makes it unique. We have a variety of downtown merchants - food co-op, clothing stores, antiques, stained glass, deli, wood floors, fly-fishing, pharmacy, glove maker and MORE. Check them out FIRST!

Chamber Checks

How close is Gloversville to these major cities?

Northeastern USA Eastern Canada
Albany, NY 48 miles Montreal, Que 190 miles
Buffalo, NY 255 miles Quebec City 325 miles
New York City, NY 185 miles Ottawa, Ont 255 miles
Boston, MA 250 miles Toronto, Ont 350 miles
Philadelphia, PA 243 miles    
Hartford, CT 138 miles    
Newark Liberty Airport, NJ 200 miles    
Washington, D.C. 375 miles    
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