There will be no shortage of gangster fedoras and flapper dresses Sept. 12, 13 and 14 in the Tri-lakes and Warrensburg areas. Rum runners weekend returns with new activities in this prohibition-era event.
“We tried something new last year and had Labor Day at the beach,” said Tim Bryant Chamber of Commerce executive. “It was a great time, but we had some feedback that downtown wasn’t as festive so we are back on Church Street.”
The Stony Creek Free Library invites area artists to submit their art for an upcoming art show this Fall.
Well-known ecologist and local professor, Dr. Curt Stager will present his thought-provoking book, “Deep Future,”at the Literacy Volunteers’ Annual August Author Address on Sunday, Aug. 24 at 1:00 p.m at Camp Dudley’s Witherbee Hall.
An idea among friends sharing a common love for wood working, has become more than a hobby in Wevertown.
The Strand Theatre in Schroon Lake became the eighth of 10 local, community cinemas to reach their goal as part of the Go Digital or Go Dark fundraising program, led by the Adirondack North Country Association and Adirondack Film Society.
Sixty artists are now registered to participate in the 6th Annual Adirondack Plein Air Festival from Aug. 21-24.
The filming of “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” in Tupper Lake last March resulted in an approximately $1 million local economic impact.
The Moriah and Middlebury native recently released his debut album, “It’s Gonna Be a Good Night,” on iTunes, Google Play and online (joeMcGinness.net) and other digital outlets. His first single, one of six original songs from the album, was released in April, and has sold over 7,000 copies digitally through iTunes, XBox, Amazon and Google Play.
Committee draws near on go digital goal
The Save the Strand Committee recently announced that they are very close to securing the needed funding to renovate the Schroon Lake hamlet theater from a one screen, 35-mm projection system into a modern digital projection facility.
The 25th annual Adirondack Folk Music Festival will take place Sunday, Aug. 10, from noon until 5 p.m. at the Schroon Town Park by the bandstand.
Local lumbering skills — featuring world-class male and female lumberjacks — as well as re-enactors of local history are featured at a traditional summer festival in rural Stony Creek.
The Dust Bunnies will present a concert at the United Methodist Church in Long Lake at 730 p.m. on August 7.
On Saturday, Aug. 9 at 7 p.m, award-winning pianist, composer, writer and teacher, Jessica Roemischer will perform at St. Philip Neri Catholic Church in Westport.
Various genres of music, drama, comedy, are all in store the next several weeks in northern Warrren County, thanks to the Tri-Lakes Business Alliance.