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Franklin County (Saranac Lake, Malone, Tupper Lake)
Hamilton County (Blue Mt. Lake, Long Lk, Speculator, Inlet)
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Herkimer County (Old Forge, Inlet)

Warren County (Lake George, Glens Falls, Queensbury)

For more exciting events, take a look at The Arts Council for the Northern Adirondacks Schedule of Events or the Saratoga Performing Arts Center. Summer/Fall Schedule of Events .

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Franklin County
(Saranac Lake, Malone, Tupper Lake etc)


October 2014

Natural History Museum of the Adirondacks
866-765-7800 Tupper Lake
The Wall Street Journal called it 'glorious' and the New York Times said it was 'stunning' . This new kind of museum, spread over 31 acres, is an Adirondack 'must see' according to USA Today. Designed by the firm that created Washington DC's Air and Space Museum, the Center features live exhibits, including splashing river otters, a wide screen theater and tons of hands on exhibits.

Hunter Safety Education Course Thu, 10/09/2014 Location: Paul Smith's College VIC , Paul Smiths , NY Hours: 5:00 PM

Sat, 10/11/2014 Saranac Lake Village Farmers' Market Location: Riverside Park , Saranac Lake , NY Hours: 9 am

2014 Adirondack Loon Celebration Sun, 10/12/2014 ( 9am ) On Sunday, October 12, 2014 (Columbus Day weekend), Biodiversity Research Institute's (BRIs) Adirondack Center for Loon Conservation will present the 2014 Adirondack Loon Celebration. This unique and loony event will be held at the Riverside Park (weather permitting) and the Harrietstown Town Hall in Saranac Lake.


Sat, 10/18/2014 Fall VIC Explorer Series: Habitats Location: Paul Smith's College VIC , Paul Smiths , NY Hours: 1:00 PM

Fri, 10/24/2014 Open Minded Mic Night hosted by The Fox and the Feather Location: BluSeed Studios , Saranac Lake , NY Hours: 7:30pm


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Sat, 11/01/2014 Harvest Gathering Masquerade Location: BluSeed Studios , Saranac Lake , NY Hours: 6:00pm

Art Exhibit: Valerie Patterson Nov 7 - Dec 2 Fri, 11/07/2014 Location: Adirondack Artists' Guild , Saranac Lake , NY Hours: 5 pm




Holiday Art Stroll Fri, 12/05/2014 Location: Adirondack Artists Guild Gallery , Saranac Lake , NY

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Sparkle Village Arts & Crafts Fair Fri, 12/05/2014 Location: Harrietstown Town Hall , Saranac Lake , NY Hours: 4 pm

Fri, 12/05/2014 Location: NorthWind Fine Arts , Saranac Lake , NY Hours: 5:00pm

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Old Forge, Inlet New York


Sat Oct 4 Falling Leaves Craft Fair - Held at the Park Avenue Building in Old Forge from 10am to 4pm. This show features hand-crafted items only. Come meet the talented artists! Admission of $2 to benefit non-profit charities.

Tue Oct 7 Eating local in the Adirondacks and Beyond - On Tuesday October 7 at 7 p.m., a panel of knowl­edgeable people will speak from their view of the topic. The panel will consist of: Peter Ostrum, a large animal Veterinarian; Lorelle Sherman, a long-time dairy farmer; Star Livingstone, a food gatherer for her family; Jeanne Selander Miller, co-owner of Sisters Bistro, a local restaurant, that uses its own vegetable garden and other local food sources to prepare its menu. A discussion will follow with the panel and members of the audience. For additional information, please phone 315-369-6008 or visit the website

Sat Oct 11 - Dec 7 Quilts Unlimited - The 28th Annual Quilts Unlimited Exhibition will open on October 11, 2014. Quilts Unlimited is an annual favorite that transforms the galleries into a pleasing array of patchwork. Quilts from across the country will be hung gallery style in a competitive exhibition and will feature traditional and eclectic quilts as well as wall hangings.

Sat Oct 18 Running Colors 5k Run - 9AM Check-in, 11AM Start. Start and Finish at the Old Forge Lakefront. A 3.1-mile fun run and walk that is focused less on speed and more on crazy color fun. Participants will be blitzed with food-safe, environmentally friendly powdered color. At the finish of the event there will be a color throwing party. Early Registration $25, Day of Event Registration $35. Children Under age 10 Free. Find more information at (315) 369-6411 ext. 0,, or

Sat & Sun Oct 18 & 19 Adirondack Railroad Pumpkin Train - Travel north to our Carter Station for a visit to Wally’s pumpkin patch. Each child can pick one complimentary pumpkin from the patch. Come in costume and enjoy the fun!

Sat Oct 25 Pumpkin Fest - Pumpkin carving, face painting, haunted hayrides and more. Sponsored by the Central Adirondack Association

Fri Oct 31 Old Forge Library Halloween Costume Party & Contest - 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Prizes will be awarded for best costume in Babies through Seniors categories. Come and enjoy the treats, crafts and fun! For additional information, please phone 315-369-6008 or visit the website



Wed Nov 19 Coffeehouse Open Mic Night - At the Old Forge Library at 7:00 p.m., writers, aspiring writers and members of the public are invited to share and read from their own work or to come and enjoy readings by others. Featured Reader and Emcee will be Jeanne Whyte. If you plan on participating on Open Mic Night the Library would appreciate your call at 369-6008 so they may plan accordingly, but walk-ins are welcome. These readings are held to inspire writers and create opportunities for regional writers to meet. For additional information, please phone 315-369-6008 or visit the website

Fri-Sun Nov 28-30 An Adirondack Christmas on Main Street - Why fight the crowds at the malls when you can shop the unique shops in the Central Adirondack mountains? Santa & Mrs. Claus will be visiting, a Light Parade and tree-lighting ceremony and much more. Sponsored by the Central Adirondack Association. For more information and a complete schedule of events, please visit


Fri Dec 5 Warren Miller’s No Turning Back - 7 p.m. Introducing Warren Miller Entertainment’s highly anticipated 65th film, No Turning Back. We're celebrating a legacy that dates back to before skis had edges, and we're taking it to every end of the winter world. From the top of Greece's Mount Olympus, to Japan and the Swiss Alps, we’ll leave fresh tracks on faces that have never seen skiing and snowboarding quite like this before. $10 General Admission. 315-369-6411 x201.,

Sun Dec 7 The Sound of Music - 2 p.m. This classic musical will be performed live by Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts. Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens are just a few of Maria's favorite things, and we know that Sound of Music is one of yours! Please join them, and a cast of local actors for this beloved classic, The Sound of Music. A timeless story that we're sure will please the whole family! $20/$15 Member, $5 Children 12 & under. 315-369-6411 x201.,

Sun Dec 7 Let it Snow 5k - Run/Walk the most holiday spirited 5k race in the beautifully decorated Old Forge and Thendara. Participants can show their spirit as well with holiday costumes. It's going to be great family fun, in what we hope to be the beginning of a winter wonderland. Sponsored by MAC's Safe Ride.

Mon Dec 8 Towns of Webb & Inlet Snowmobile Trail's Open for the Season - Weather and conditions permitting.

Fri-Sun Dec 12-14 Snodeo - Kickoff the snowmobile season. All four manufacturers will have the 2015 models on display. Sponsored by the Central Adirondack Association.

Sat Dec 13 It’s A Wonderful Life: The Radio Play - 2 p.m. This beloved American holiday classic, performed by Pendragon Theatre, comes to captivating life as a live 1940s radio broadcast. With the help of an ensemble that brings a few dozen characters to the stage, the story of idealistic George Bailey unfolds as he considers ending his life one fateful Christmas Eve. $20/$18 Members $5 for children 12 and under. 315-369-6411 x201.,

Sun Dec 14 A Tapestry Christmas - 3 p.m. A celebration of Advent and Christmas around three themes: prophecy, the angels and shepherds, and the nativity. The repertoire includes music from six centuries, including works by Tye, Palestrina, Sweelinck, Monteverdi, J. C. F. Bach (one of J. S. Bach's sons), Brahms, Distler, and Lauridsen. The choir is directed by G. Roberts Kolb, D.M.A., Professor of Music at Hamilton College and will feature veteran singers with classical choral experience. If you saw their production last spring in their amazing concert at View with songs of the Adirondacks and beyond, you will love hearing them for the holidays. $10 General Admission or $5 for students. 315-369-6411 x201.,

Fri Dec 19 Christmas at the Old Forge Library - The Library will host a Family Christmas Party on Friday December 19 at 6:30 p.m. Refreshments will be served and prizes awarded to those who come in their jammies! You will also be treated to a Christmas play or movie and the annual book reading of The Night Before Christmas!


Sat Jan 17 Canal Street String Band - 7:30 p.m. With three voices, fifty-five strings and a pair of cow bones, The Canal Street String Band puts a brand-new shine on some seriously fun old American music. Fiddle tunes, sea shanties, cowboy songs, canal ditties, mountain music, western swing, and originals too, with banjo, fiddle, twin mandolins, string bass, dobro, guitar, octave mandolin, assorted "pocket" instruments, and three-part harmonies. Tickets are $20/$15 Members, $10 Students. 315-369-6411 x201.,

Fri & Sat Jan 23 & 24 Snowmobile Poker Run - The Inlet Barnstormers Snowmobile Club sponsors this event and will include dealers located at business sponsors from Thendara, Old Forge, Stillwater, Beaver River, Eagle Bay, Inlet and Raquette Lake. Players may pick up a card up at any sponsor. You need only one card to play. Please have each sponsor stamp the back of the card. Go to as many sponsors as possible. Bring your stamped card to Daikers between 5:30pm and 7pm on Saturday evening.


Fri-Sun Feb 13-15 McCauley Mountain Winter Carnival - Activities and fireworks. McCauley Mountain Ski Area. Sponsored by the Central Adirondack Association and the Town of Webb

Fri & Sat Feb 20 & 21 Pink Ribbon Riders 11th Annual NY Snow Run - A snowmobile ride for the awareness of breast cancer in men and women sponsored by the Pink Ribbon Riders. The weekend includes a welcoming party, event ride, lunch, dinner party, music & giveaways. For additional information, visit

Hamilton County
(Blue Mt. Lake, Long Lk, Speculator, Inlet )


October 10th 2014
Learn the art of ballet with Madame Lorenz-Wallace, Director of the Old Forge Ballet Company. She is happy to be teaching in Blue Mountain Lake and hopes to bring the joy of dance to children and adults alike! All students are welcome! Fridays this Fall, beginning September 12th. 4:30-5:30pm - Ages 3-5 5:30-7:00pm - Ages 6-13 7:00 pm - Ages 14 & Up

October 11th 2014
Catch the last glimpses of foliage during this weekend of mountain bike riding and camping, the last of the season! Mountain Bike tickets for this two day event are on special for $50 for the weekend! Practice from 10 to 4 on Saturday, Sunday from 9-11am, then join the downhill race circuit at 12pm. Races are fun, casual and we are going to have a fun time! Lets have even more fun... costumes are encouraged, so bring out your best! Jump contests and in-house races with sweet prizes.Oak Mountain Ski Center 141 Novosel Way, Speculator Saturday, October 11th, 2014 (All day)

October 19th, 2014
NYS Muzzleloaders Primitive Camp Visitors Day
This truly unique event is a living history encampment of the time period 1740-1840. Tenting & Hunting in period clothing, full of shooting demos & other promotional activities. View tomahawk and knife throwing, outdoor cooking, muzzleloading demonstrations and living history of the Lewis and Clark era.

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November 28th, 2014
Adirondack Christmas on Main Street
Avoid the crowds and start your holiday shopping with us! Many activities planned, including visits from Santa, tree lightings, pet parade, candy cane hunt and much more! Arrowhead Park & Downtown Inlet 160 Route 28, Inlet Friday, November 28th, 2014, 10:00am

November 28th, 2014
Speculator Holiday Stroll
Shop locally this Black Friday...Look for specials all around the Speculator Region.

November 28th, 2014
The Sound of Music
Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens are just a few of Maria's favorite things, and we know that Sound of Music is one of yours! Please join us and our cast of local actors for our annual holiday production of the beloved classic, Sound of Music. A timeless story that we're sure will please the whole family! TIME: 7:00PM-9:00PM Indian Lake Theater Main Street, Indian Lake


December 12th 2014
Holiday Fair & Winter Celebration Oak Mountain Ski Center 141 Novosel Way, Speculator Friday,Enjoy an evening of "pre-winter" fun 4pm - 8pm, with something for everyone in the family! Santa will visit, so make sure you bring the kids! Listen to great stories, enjoy the HUGE bonfire and Yule Log, and you'll also find a variety of community businesses, restaurants and local crafters showing their food, gifts, crafts and treats for purchase! Start your Christmas shopping local and early! In addition, you may donate to the food and toy drive for those who are less fortunate this holiday season. But please, no glass products, thanks!

December 26th 2014
Kids Fun on the Run Race Oak Mountain Ski Center Fun obstacle course through the bunny hill and a scavenger hunt that sends kids all over the mountain. (Lift tickets NOT included) Lift ticket cost: $20 - $27

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