Town officials here are inviting residents and visitors to join them this holiday weekend for a backcountry hike, a Harvest Craft Fair and a night of jazz music.
Folks love festivals in Bolton because of the upscale lakeside ambiance. This weekend's quality arts & crafts fest — combined with the Bolton community garage sale and chili cook-off — means there's even more reason to visit Bolton for Columbus Day weekend!
The annual Artist at Work Studio Tour, held Sept. 27-29 in the Tri-Lakes region, gives the public a chance to see artists create work in a studio setting, and it gives artists much-needed exposure.
The Strand Theater will bring a plethora of amazing acts to their three day fundraiser, the Monopole will light up with jazzy-funk trio Groovestick, Mister F will make the rounds hitting up Lake Placid and Plattsburgh, the Palmer Street Cafe reopens for it's new season with Blue Grass concert, International Guitar duo Loren and Mark will take the stage at Pendragon and ROTA will invite community artists to hear readings from their featured poet and also to read their own collections.
In the midst of the peak leaf-changing season, in the heart of the Adirondacks, the Adirondack Museum’s annual Fall Fest will offer autumn activities for everyone in the family, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 5.
The event was inspired by the best-selling children’s book series, “The Adirondack Kids,” by Gary and Justin VanRiper. The father-and-son writing team from Camden created and launched The Adirondack Kids in 2001, which revolves around three best friends who grow up in the Adirondacks along the Fulton Chain of Lakes, with Inlet as their home base. There are now 13 books in the series with more than 115,000 copies sold.
The mysterious, jaw dropping infection started spreading four years ago with unaware members of the community being caught up in the frenzy. Zombies continue to walk among us and will be bringing some friends as well during the fourth annual Zombie Walk Oct. 19.
Sen. Betty Little (R-Queensbury) won the raffle held at the “Last Piece Party” on Sunday, Sept. 29.
Girl’s Night Out, the Foundation of CVPH’s annual event in recognition of breast cancer awareness month, will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 15, at the Strand Theater in downtown Plattsburgh. Shows will be held at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m., and will feature comedian and entertainer Debi Guttierez.
Both full-time staff positions have been eliminated. A new organizational structure and plan for long term sustainability will be implemented following the completion of the strategic planning process this fall.
The Adirondack Carousel in conjunction with local artist, Stephanie DeJoseph, founder of La Mia Designs, will provide a six week Young Adult Workshop titled, “The Art and Design of Transforming, A series of Upcycling.”
Joined by sister, aunt in Ellenburg for online viewing
For those here in the Gibson Brothers family who couldn’t make it to Raleigh, N.C. Thursday, Sept. 26 to see “the boys” win four International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) awards, watching the ceremony on the computer was the next best thing.
On Saturday, Oct. 5, at 8 p.m., International Guitar duo Loren and Mark will be coming to the Pendragon Theatre in Saranac Lake for a night of world class music.
The Champlain Valley Chorus of Sweet Adelines will commemorate 45 years of harmony at a show reflectively titled “Celebrate” Oct. 19 at 7 p.m. in the newly renovated Strand Theatre. The festivities will include performances by veteran group members, including the performance of an original member.
A new photo exhibit, Heads and Tales, opening at the Adirondack Artists’ Gallery on Oct. 4, represents a revived exploration for Burdette Parks.