The “Best Fourth in the North” was a rousing success, according to organizers, thanks to the support of community sponsors. The four-day July 4th celebration attracted hundreds of people to downtown Ticonderoga for a carnival, parade, concerts, bed race, road race, fireworks and more.
Photo by Nancy Frasier.
continued Donations for the “Best Fourth in the North” celebration can be mailed to 42 Burgoyne Road, Ticonderoga, NY. Checks should be made payable to “Best Fourth In The North” or the Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership.
Sponsors and donors this summer include:
Adirondack Camp, Adirondack Waste Management, Alonzo Fireworks, Amyland Amusements, Aubuchons, Geraws Ok Sanitary, Glens Falls National Bank, Grinnell Construction, International Paper Company, Knights of Columbus Ticonderoga, Porter Land Surveying, Reale Construction, Shirts 4 you, Smittys, St. Mary’s School, Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce, Ticonderoga Central School, Ticonderoga Federal Credit Union, Wal-Mart, John and Joanne Bartlett, Molly and David Bechard, Amy and Christopher Dostie, Pat Ida, Carolyn Malaney, Kathy Marshall, Richard and Sue Mattison, Peter and Lynne Reale and Jim Stevens.
“We also thank all those who attended fundraisers, purchased raffle tickets and made donations at the coin drop and in the park,” Barber said. “We would also like to thank the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce for their support and dedication to the committee and celebration throughout the year. In addition the Chamber also markets the celebration locally and outside the area.”
The 2013 “Best Fourth In The North” celebration will take place July 1-4. Fundraising events being planned include Buckets Bog, a TV raffle, Fourth of July in December barbecue and basket raffle, the annual Ti High Alumni Basketball Tournament and Italian Dinner, an iPad raffle, coin drops and a softball tournament.
For more information visit www.best4thinthenorth.com or www.timainstreet.org. People can also contact the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce at 585-6619 or email firstname.lastname@example.org