This Firefly Phenomenon In New York Will Enchant You In The Best Way Possible

If you’ve been a longtime reader of Only In New York, then you might remember that in the past we’ve talked about some strange phenomena that you can easily experience for yourself in our state. From chilling gravity hills to the Lake George mystery spot that no one can explain, there are quite a few ways in New York for you to have some unusual fun.

Something you may not have realized though is that our largest state park is home to one of the most rare natural phenomena on the planet. A stunning event that only happens during the summer each year, keep reading to find out why Allegany State Park is the place to be from late June through mid-July.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Have you ever seen the synchronous fireflies at Allegany State Park? If you want to enjoy some more unique outdoor adventures in Western New York, then read about why you’ll want to visit This Lilac Festival In New York That’s Unlike Any Other!