Gore Mountain Region Chamber of Commerce

Gore Mountain Region Chamber
Calendar of Events

Thursday, April 17 -
Thursday, December 18
North Creek Rotary Club
North Creek Rotary Club meets Thursday mornings at Marsha's Restaurant, 268 Main St, North Creek
Monday, August 18 -
Friday, August 22
Mosaic Camps
Learn the art of mosaics in a fun, multi-age setting....make a mosaic project to take home as well as create and install elements for the North Creek Community Mural. Contact Kate Hartley at 681-9921 or katehartley@gmail.com (scholarships are available)
Thursday, August 21
North Creek Farmers Market
Enjoy fresh local produce, eggs, meat, poultry, wine, baked goods, jams/jellies, pickles, crafts and more each week. Located on Rt. 28 in North Creek on the lawn of the Tri-County Nursing Home. Live Music also!
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Saturday, August 23
The Stars of Summer
Explore the magnificent milky way!
The Milky Way is the destination for the evening! Local amateur astronomer Bob Fisher will lead participants on a tour through the summer sky both indoors and outdoors (weather permitting). Stargazers of all ages are welcome. Held at the Adirondack Interpretive Center in Newcomb, NY. Please call 518-582-2000 or email aic@esf.edu to register.
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Saturday, August 23
Free Music by the River Concert
Music by the River Concert....Collette & the Mudcats...Riverfront Park on Railroad Place, North Creek, NY
Wednesday, August 27
Weekly Volleyball Tournament
Black Mountain Lodge and Pub's Weekly Volleyball Tournament. Teams of 5. Registration begins at 5 pm and play at 6. A non-perishable food item per player is required for registration.
Thursday, August 28
North Creek Farmers Market
Enjoy fresh local produce, eggs, meat, poultry, wine, baked goods, jams/jellies, pickles, crafts and more each week. Located on Rt. 28 in North Creek on the lawn of the Tri-County Nursing Home. Live music also.
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Friday, August 29
Mushroom Walk with Susan Hopkins
Search for mushrooms at the AIC!
With the guidance of mushroom expert Susan Hopkins, head out for a mushroom hunt along the trails! An exploration and discussion of collected specimens will follow the walk. Bring a lunch. Held at the Adirondack Interpretive Center in Newcomb, NY. Please call 518-582-2000 or email aic@esf.edu to register.
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Saturday, August 30
Watercolor Workshop with artist Frances Gaffney
Award winning painter and AIC’s Artist-in-Residence, Frances Gaffney will demonstrate her approach, materials, and equipment. Frances will choose a scene to paint and participants will gather around and paint along with her in a step-by-step method. By observing (taking photos as desired) and receiving individual coaching, participants will learn Frances’ approach to composition, value planning, perspective and painting techniques. Suggested materials - A variety of round and flat brushes, palette with large mixing area and lid, watercolor block or sheets, gatorboard or firm backingboard for paper, masking fluid, masking tape, spray bottle, flat toothbrush, paper towels, plastic container for water and pencil and eraser. We’ll be working outside, so be sure to bring: plein air easel OR folding table and chair, camera, bug spray, hat, water, and sunscreen, if desired. Pre-registration required. Call 518-582-2000 or email aic@esf.edu to register.
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Saturday, September 6
Bread Basket Workshop
Weave your own 5"x 12" Bread Basket with rattan reed and your choice of accent colors. All materials and tools will be provided. Class also includes a pottery warming stone for your basket and a scenic gondola skyride for your enjoyment. Please plan to purchase lunch at the concession on our sundeck, or feel free to pack your own. Approximate time 3 ½ hours. This class is suitable for ages 16 and up. Space is limited, reserve today!
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Saturday, September 6
Harvest Moon Hike
Enjoy the magic of the moonlight and learn about the exciting nightlife of the ADK woods. Bring a flashlight or a headlamp. Advanced registration is required. The fourth person is FREE!
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Friday, September 12 -
Sunday, September 14
Adirondack Fly Fishing Retreat
Geared toward beginning fly fishers, this workshop will not only focus on the art of fly casting and fly fishing, but also on the natural science of fly fishing. Led by licensed fly fishing guides with backgrounds in environmental science, the workshop will be held at the AIC, with fishing excursions planned nearby. No prior knowledge of fly fishing is necessary, nor is gear, which will be made available. Lodging and food provided onsite. $199/person. Pre-registration required. Call 518-582-2000 or email aic@esf.edu to register.
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Saturday, September 13
Party 101 Cooking Class
Learn to prepare various appetizers including stuffed mushrooms and cherry tomatoes, mini crab cakes, and more. Then enjoy the meal you've created! Party cocktails and pomegranate martinis for ages 21+. Space is limited, reserve today!
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Saturday, September 13
Teddy Roosevelt Dinner & Talk
Garnet Hill Lodge Teddy Roosevelt Dinner and Talk.... Buffet Style Dinner 5-8pm...“Life In The Adirondacks” Tales of Teddy By Joe Wiegand... Free hayrides from 4-7pm... Shuttle from North Creek Available Reservations & Information - 518-251-2444
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Sunday, September 14
6th Annual Fall Classic
North Country Ministry
North Country Ministry's 6th Annual Fundraiser Golf Classic at Cronin's Golf Resort in Warrensburg.
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Wednesday, September 17
Mushroom Walk with Susan Hopkins
With the guidance of mushroom expert Susan Hopkins, head out for a mushroom hunt along the trails! The walk will be followed by an exploration and discussion of the specimens found and collected during the walk. Bring a lunch. Call 518-582-2000 or email aic@esf.edu to register.
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Saturday, September 20
Carl Heilman II Photography Camp
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.
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Sunday, September 21
Gore Mountain Leaf Cruncher
5K Trail Run/Walk - All ages welcome, includes a scenic gondola ride!
The Leaf Cruncher is back with an all-new (easier than past!) course layout. Check out this fun and family-oriented 5K which includes a scenic ride aboard the Northwoods Gondola to every runner. 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. Treasure hunt for prizes on-course, as well as be "in the running" for great raffles following. Live music, easy parking, and great value in this fall 5K! All ages welcome, walkers should join us too! Save $10 when your register by August 29. Day-of registration and bib pick-up will be in the Base Lodge from 10am-12pm. Race starts at 1pm. The gondola is open 10am-4pm, and you are welcome to take your included ride before or after the run. Parking is ample and located in easy proximity to the course start and registration.
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Saturday, September 27
Bon Appetite Cooking Class
Learn to prepare a menu featuring seared scallops, coq au vin, salad Lyonnaise, and more. Then enjoy the meal you've created! Space is limited, reserve today!
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Saturday, September 27
Mushroom Walk with Susan Hopkins
With the guidance of mushroom expert Susan Hopkins, head out for a mushroom hunt along the trails! The walk will be followed by an exploration and discussion of the specimens found and collected during the walk. Bring a lunch. Call 518-582-2000 or email aic@esf.edu to register.
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Saturday, October 4
Adirondack Pack Basket Workshop
Weave your own full sized Adirondack Pack Basket complete with solid pine interior base and skids, and a custom cotton harness and matching sewn-in handle. This all-day class is suitable for adults and includes materials, tools, instruction, and lunch. Participants should bring a work shirt. Space is limited, reserve today!
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Saturday, October 4 -
Sunday, October 5
35th World's Largest Garage Sale
Warrensburg, NY
35th Annual Garage Sale with over 1,000 vendors...Free admission and parking with shuttle buses around town....
Saturday, October 11 -
Sunday, October 12
Gore Mountain Harvest Fest
Free family fun in a beautiful autumn atmosphere!
Don’t miss this fantastic event featuring local artisans & vendors, kid’s entertainment, hearty fall food & drink menu, and live entertainment all weekend!
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Saturday, October 11 -
Sunday, October 12
North Creek Fall Festival
Enjoy crafts, food, music and festivities on Main Street North Creek...Enjoy the fall folliage along the Hudson...
Wednesday, October 15
Foliage Dinner Train
Enjoy a 5 course dinner on the Saratoga and North Creek Railroad special dinner train. See the Hudson River and spectacular fall foliage as you travel from North Creek Station to Corinth and back.
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Sunday, October 19
40th Anniversary Gala
ADK Tri-County Nursing and Rehab
Fundraising dinner cruise, music and auction aboard the Adirondac on Lake George during the foliage season
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