NORTH CREEK - Gore Mountain and the village of North Creek will come alive this weekend with the arrival of their annual Harvest Festival.
Adirondack artisans and vendors will be available in the village for shopping and entertainment. Local shops and restaurants will also feature daily specials and festive fun.
Local artists will be showcasing crafts, photographs, watercolors, jewelry, furniture and much more.
On the mountain, enjoy live entertainment, fall food and drink, and kids' activities. The Northwoods Gondola will be open and giving scenic rides up Gore.
Children's entertainment will feature a straw maze, an inflatable bounce house and a climbing wall.
Musical entertainment will begin on Saturday at 1:30 p.m. with the Ernie Williams Band. Performances will continue on Sunday at 10 am with Chip Chegalier and Raisinhead at 12 p.m.
The Leaf Cruncher 5k foot race will take place on Sunday at 11 a.m. Registration will be held from 10 - 10:45 in the Main Lodge on the day of the race. The race commences at the base of the mountain and runs along the area cross-country trails.
The Leaf Cruncher features prizes in all age categories for men and women.
The Harvest Festival runs daily from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. and is free of admission. For more information, call 251-2411.