Gore Mountain Region Chamber of Commerce

Gore Mountain Region Chamber
Calendar of Events

Saturday, April 2 -
Saturday, April 30
Fiber Arts Gallery Exhibit
Nancy DiDonta fiber arts at Tannery Pond Community Center's Widlund Gallery. Artist reception April 8 from 5-7 pm
Saturday, April 30
Minerva Clean-up Day
Minerva Clean-up Day. Help the town of Minerva clean up the sides of roads and public parks, then enjoy a barbeque lunch the town beach. Prizes for the most unusual trash items found. Pick up bags and gloves at the Town Hall Saturday morning.
Saturday, April 30
Night Sky Talk and Star Gazing
Please register in advance.
Local astronomer Bob Fisher will teach you how to find the constellations in the night sky. By the end of this one hour program, you will be able to identify stars and other cosmic wonders that shine so beautifully in the Adirondack evenings. If weather permits, we will go outside to observe the night sky with telescopes and binoculars (bring your own if you can). Stargazers of all ages are welcome. aic@esf.edu or (518) 582-2000
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Sunday, May 1
Make a Nature-Inspired Candle Holder
Nature-Inspired Candle Holder Workshop at Town of Johnsburg Library. Call 251-4343 to register
Wednesday, May 4 -
Sunday, May 29
Wildernessscapes
Johnanthan Esper Wildernessscapes large format photography at Tannery Pond Community Center's Widlund Gallery. Artist reception May 13 from 5-7 pm
Friday, May 6
Essex Cnty Occ Tax Workshop
Occupancy Tax Workshop for Essex County Motels, Hotels, B&B and Inn owners, plus any Private Rental Property owners with in Essex County that are not currently registered to collect the Essex County Occupancy Tax. Held at the Paradox Lake Retreat B & B, 167 Route 74 in Schroon Lake, NY. Workshop will be lead by Wayne Taylor, Essex County Director of Weights & Measures.
Saturday, May 7 -
Sunday, May 8
59th Hudson River Whitewater Derby
59th Annual Hudson River Whitewater Derby. Saturday novice and giant slalom in North River and Not-So-Wild Downriver race from North River to North Creek; Sunday downriver race from North Creek to Riparius.
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Saturday, May 14
Fish Hatchery Open House
Warren County Fish Hatchery Fishing Clinic and Open House to be held on May 14 Rain or Shine. Free Admission and Lunch (hot dogs, chips & drink) 12:00-1:00 p.m., Free Raffles for Fishing Gear every hour, open to kids and adults.
Saturday, May 14
Early Migrant Bird Walk
Space is limited to 15, so please register by May 11th.
Walk slowly along a level dirt road that parallels a lovely marsh at the west end of Rich Lake on the Huntington Wildlife Forest. The walk continues to a small pond and includes both conifer and hardwood habitats. Meet at the AIC and check out the feeder birds while enjoying coffee and pastries. Then, at 9:30 AM we hit the trail for a 2 hour walk. aic@esf.edu or (518) 582-2000
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Saturday, May 28
Pullman Table Dinner Train
Enjoy a five course meal during the Pullman Table Dinner Train out of North Creek. Three hour trip features a five course dinner for $59 Train leaves from NC Depot at 6 pm
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Wednesday, June 1 -
Wednesday, June 29
Julia Johnson Mixed Media Exhibit
Julia Johnson Mixed Media Showat Tannery Pond Community Center's Widlund Gallery. Artist reception June 10 from 5-7 pm
Saturday, June 4
Spring Wildflower Walk
Please register by June 1st.
Join guest naturalist Peter O'Shea for a jaunt around the Adirondack Interpretive Center’s trails to look for spring and early summer wildflowers. aic@esf.edu or (518) 582-2000
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Saturday, June 18
Warbler Walk
Space is limited to 15, so please register by June 15th.
Our forest warblers should be back by mid-June, so join Charlotte Demers for a stroll on the Sucker Brook Trail to try and spot some of these summer residents. Meet at the AIC for this 2 hour walk. aic@esf.edu or (518) 582-2000
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Thursday, June 23 -
Saturday, October 1
North Creek Farmers Market
North Creek Farmers Market on the grounds of the Tri-County Nursing and Rehab center, Rt. 28, North Creek.
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Saturday, July 2 -
Sunday, July 31
Garnet Weavers Fiber Arts Exhibit
Garnet Weavers Fiber Arts Exhibitat Tannery Pond Community Center's Widlund Gallery. Artist reception July 8 from 5-7 pm
Saturday, July 2
Fireworks
Fourth of July Fireworks in North Creek's Ski Bowl Park. Entertainment and food before the show.
Saturday, July 2
Minerva Day Fireworks
Fireworks over Minerva Lake in celebration of Minerva Day. Community potluck supper and live music before the display.
Saturday, July 30
Library Used Book Sale
TOJ Library Annual Used Book Sale featuring thousands of books, cd's, dve, puzzles and more. Bake sale and raffles too. Held at Tannery Pond Community Center
Sunday, July 31
Ididaride!
Ididaride! ADK Mountain Club's Adirondack Bike Tour with a 75 mile and a 20 mile loop option. Leaves from and returns to the North Creek Ski Bowl. Includes sag wagons, shuttles, snacks, water and après ride party with prizes and barbecue. Reg by 7/18
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Sunday, July 31
ididaride! Bike Tour
11th Annual ididaride! Bike Tour featuring a 75 mile or a 20 mile loop leaving from the North Creek Ski Bowl. Four rest stops with snacks and water provided along the route. Apres-ride party featuring barbeque, drink, prizes and music. Reg deadline is 7/18
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Wednesday, August 3 -
Tuesday, August 30
Pastels, Oils and Pottery Exhibit
Corey Pitkin, Pastels & Oils and Shelia Blunt Pottery Exhibit at Tannery Pond Community Center. Artist reception Aug 10 from 5-7 pm
Saturday, August 6
Waynestock
Waynestock X benefit concert for the North Country Hardship Fund...noon to 11 pm, Ski Bowl Park, North Creek...10 bands, food and raffles..
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Saturday, August 6
42nd Annual Flea Market
Tri-County Nursing and Rehab Center's 41st annual flea market, bake sale and more...Rt. 28, North Creek
Saturday, August 6
14th Annual Race the Train
14th Annual Race the Train 8.4 mile race from Riparius to North Creek Check in and Race Day Registration available from 5:00 to 7:00 pm on Friday August 5, 2016, or 7:00am to 7:45am on Saturday August 6, at the North Creek Depot, 3 Railroad Place, North Creek, NY
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Friday, August 19 -
Sunday, August 21
13th Annual Upper Hudson Bluegrass Festival
13th Annual Upper Hudson Bluegrass Festival at Ski Bowl Park in North Creek.
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Saturday, September 17
Carl Heilman II Photography Camp
Gore's sixth annual photography camp with Carl Heilman.
Learn how to shoot various nature photography from the best in the business, with Gore as the backdrop. Explore fall foliage techniques, landscapes, wildflower photos, moving water, and more. Includes lunch, scenic gondola ride, and instruction. MAXIMUM 20 PEOPLE - Please contact Carl to reserve your spot, this class will sell out! (518) 494-3072 or photos@carlheilman.com
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Saturday, October 1
Gore Mountain Leaf Cruncher 5K
5K Trail Run/Walk includes Scenic Gondola Ride!
Check out this fun and family-oriented 5K which includes a scenic ride aboard the Northwoods Gondola to every runner. Open to runners of all ages, walkers are welcome to join us too! The course will be a combination of our rolling cross-country trails and flat base area, with a few steeper spots within the wooded areas. Awesome awards for registered runners who place in numerous categories. All participants can treasure hunt for prizes on-course, as well as be "in the running" for great raffles following. Easy parking and great value in this fall 5K! Register by 9/16/16 and save $10! Simply visit GoreMountain.com for our printable Leaf Cruncher registration form- kids, have your parents sign! Day-of registration is $30 and bib pick up is open 8-9:30am, and the race starts at 10am. Parking is ample and located in easy proximity to the course start and registration.
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Saturday, October 8 -
Sunday, October 9
Gore Mountain Harvest Fest
Free family fun in a beautiful autumn atmosphere!
Don't miss this fantastic event- FREE Admission, Live Music, Hearty Fall Menu, Scenic Gondola Skyrides & Downhill Mountain Biking,Climbing Wall & Bungee Trampoline, Disc & Min Golf, Children's Entertainers, Petting Zoo & Pony Rides, Awesome Inflatables, 16/17 Lift Ticket Exclusives & Deals, and SO much more!
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Thursday, May 3 -
Tuesday, May 31
Wildernesscapes
Photography by Johnathan Esper
Johnathan Esper, an Adirondack native photographer from Long Lake, New York, is pleased to announce a fine-art gallery exhibition of his Adirondack imagery at the Widlund Gallery. An opening reception for the exhibition is scheduled on May 13th, 5-7pm, during which Johnathan will also give a brief formal talk about the photographic works and the life of a photographer.
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