Gore Mountain Region Chamber of Commerce

Gore Mountain Region Chamber
Calendar of Events

Wednesday, April 1 -
Tuesday, April 28
: Select Acrylic Works by Stephanie Berube at The Widlund Gallery
Reception on Sat, April 18 at 5 pm
Stephanie Berube is a local artist. She has a BA in Studio Art and Art History from Hartwick College in Oneonta, New York. Working mainly in acrylics, Stephanie’s palette is saturated with color. She creates closely cropped compositions that include texture and intentionally organic patterns. Her style of painting is very dynamic and her styles range from precisely lined, graphic pieces to a loose, painterly application of media. The show runs from April 1 to April 28, 2015 On Saturday, April 18, from 5:00 to 7:00 pm, there will be a reception followed by Local Talent Night 7:30 pm. Come and meet the artist and stay for a fun evening with lots of local talent. Refreshments will be served.
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Thursday, April 2 -
Friday, April 3
Art and Nature Camp
Art and Nature Camp for kids ages 8-14...Participants will discover the colors of nature and the colors of light through prisms, experiments, sunset paintings, aanimal camouflage paintings and activities...call 251-9083 for more info
Saturday, April 4 -
Sunday, April 5
A Weekend with Dan Berggren & Friends:
Celebrating Dan’s 50 years of Adirondack songs
Saturday, April 4, from 7:30 pm, Dan Berggren and Alex Smith present: Bridging the Years. Dan & Alex are united in their passion of folk traditions and songs that grow from the mountains. On Sunday, April 5, at 3 pm, Dan Berggren & Andy Flynn present: The Adirondack Attic Musical History Tour. This is a special presentation that mixes folk songs with stories and images from the archives of the Adirondack Museum.
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Sunday, April 5
Easter Brunch at Basil & Wicks
Easter Bruch Buffet at Basil & Wicks...Enjoy Chef Chuck's famous Easter buffet...pls call for reservations 251-3100
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Sunday, April 5
Easter Sunrise Service
Join our nondenominational service, then enjoy Easter brunch in the base lodge!
Join the Gore Region community for this annual tradition, a non-denominational service at the summit of Bear Mountain with singing, instrumentals, and community participation. The gondola begins loading at approximately 6:30am for this 7am mountaintop service. Please board no later than 6:45am. Be sure to dress warm and wear appropriate footwear for the mountain. Guests who need them may bring folding chairs on the gondola. Following the service, you may choose to either ski or snowboard down, or take the gondola down. Then enjoy a fabulous Easter Brunch Buffet in our slopeside Tannery Pub & Restaurant! This service is FREE to public. For those without season passes, we will provide a one-ride gondola ticket to you that morning.
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Sunday, April 5
Family Day at Garnet Hill Lodge
Easter Egg Hunt
Egg Hunt at 1pm, Ski Trails Open, Free Use of Snow Shoes and Trail Map! Don't forget to make reservations for our Easter Brunch from 11am-3pm.
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Sunday, April 5
Easter Brunch Buffet at Garnet Hill Lodge
Loghouse Restaurant
Carving Station with Oven Roasted Turkey and Leg of Lamb,Omelet Station, Generous Buffet with Fresh Fruit Display- Seasonal Salads- Hot Smoked Salmon- Eggs Benedict -Bacon-Sausage-Homfries-Cheese Blintzes-and more Escalloped Apples-Beef Tips with Gravy- Macaroni & Cheese- Rice Pilaf-Green Beans. Bakery Basket and Desserts...
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Friday, April 10
Romeo and Juliet
ADK Shakespeare Co. presents Romeo and Juliet at the Tannery Pond Community Center
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Saturday, April 11
Pond Skimming Contest
Get goofy, get wet, and have fun!
Each participant gets one splash. There will be a Costume Judge- the most important of all! DRESS UP! There will also be a judge for Splash, a judge for Skim Distance, and a judge for Overall Performance. Costume scores will break any ties, followed by Overall Performance, Splash, & then Skim Distance. HELMETS ARE REQUIRED. 9:00 - 10:30am Registration in the Base Lodge 11:00am Pond Skimming Begins Award ceremony to follow one hour after final splash on the sundeck. Categories: Pond Kings & Queens (ages 20+) Pond Princes & Princesses (ages 13-19) Pond Frogs & Frogettes (ages 12 & Under)
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Saturday, April 11
2nd Annual Minerva Garden Workshop
2nd Annual Minerva Garden Workshopat the Minerva Firehouse on Rte. 28n...Six workshop presentations to help you hone your ADK gardening knowledge/skills...buffet lunch, garden raffle, info tables and vendor displays...
Sunday, April 19
Abanaki in the ADKs
The Abanaki in the Adirondacks:Diverse Experiences from the 18th Century to the 21st Century" Adk. Museum Auditorium in Blue Mountain Lake
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Monday, April 20 -
Tuesday, April 21
ADK Buyer Days
ANCA's 29th annual Adirondack Buyer Days wholesale show features the best artisan products from across NYS and New England. Open to wholesale buyers....Held at Saratoga Springs' City Center.
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Wednesday, April 22 -
Thursday, April 23
Speak for the Trees!
A Lorax-Themed Earth Day celebration for Homeschool Students
Homeschool students and their families are invited to an Earth Day celebration at the AIC! Join us as we delve into the world of Dr. Suess as we read, discuss and reflect on the story of The Lorax. All grade levels are welcome! This is a 2-day overnight program that will explore topics including forest ecology, conservation and environmental ethics. Meals and overnight lodging are provided onsite. The program, as well as room and board are provided free of charge. Pre-registration required, limited space available. Call 518.582.2000 or email aic@esf.edu to register. Adirondack Interpretive Center 5922 State Route 28N, Newcomb, NY 12852 aic@esf.edu; 518-582-2000
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Friday, April 24
Cabin Fever Dinner Train
SNCRR's “Cabin Fever Express” Dinner Train out of North Creek...enjoy a great 4 course dinner for one low price of $59 per person. All tax, tip and non-alcoholic beverages included. There is a full bar on board, with beer, wine & spirits available for purchase.
Saturday, May 2 -
Sunday, May 3
58th Annual White Water Derby
58th Annual Hudson River Whitewater Derby in North River, North Creek and Riparius...Novice & Giant Slamlom in North River on Saturday and Downriver race North Creek to Riparius on Sunday...Not-so-Wild Downriver Race on Saturday from North River to North Creek...
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Saturday, May 2
Northern NY Audubon Bird Walk
A guided walk listening and searching for the region's feathered residents
A beautiful 3 mile walk in the privately owned Huntington Wildlife Forest. We will be walking along a level dirt road that parallels a lovely marsh at the west end of Rich Lake. The walk continues to a small pond and includes both conifer and hardwood habitats. We will meet at the Adirondack Interpretive Center at 8:00 a.m. and enjoy a cup of coffee and a pastry while we check out the feeder birds. Then, at 8:30 a.m. we will hit the trail. Please call 518.582.2000 or email aic@esf.edu to register. Adirondack Interpretive Center 5922 State Route 28N, Newcomb NY 12852 aic@esf.edu; 518-582-2000
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Saturday, May 9
Adirondack Fly Fishing Workshop
An introductory fly fishing workshop at the Adirondack Interpretive Center
Join licensed Adirondack guide Rick Kovacs for this introductory workshop, where you will be introduced to the art and science of fly fishing. Instruction will focus on the basics of fly casting, fly fishing insects, gear and technique. If you "get the bug" after this workshop, you can sign up at a reduced rate for our Fly Fishing Weekend Retreat on September 18-20 where further instruction takes place directly on the water. No prior knowledge of fly fishing is necessary, nor is gear, which will be available for use. $25 workshop fee. Pre-registration required - call 518-582-2000 or email aic@esf.edu to register.
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Saturday, May 16
"A Sip of Murder" Dinner Theater
Murder Mystery Dinner Theater
Happy hour has turned into happy horrors now that Froggie Fermente is dead. Someone made a withdrawal from the slush fund, another was left broken hearted. Would the local lothario kill if it was revealed what he knew about one of the ‘unusual suspects’? So many reasons to kill Froggie, but only one corpse and one killer. This is the plot of Gem*Boy Productions: "A Sip of Murder." The murder mystery is set to take stage on May 16, 2015, 7:07 pm. The audience will be in charge of solving the crime, since all the characters are suspects. Interactive Dinner Theater The Inn on Gore Mountain, $34.pp Call for Reservations 251-2111
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Saturday, May 30
Wetland Detectives Training workshop
Become an Adirondack Wetlands citizen scientist!
Join the Wetland Detective Monitoring Corps! This is your opportunity to learn about the natural world and help protect it as well. Climate change may drastically alter Adirondack wetlands. Become a citizen scientist and collect information on plants, birds and amphibians to help preserve these vital ecosystems. To register, call 518-582-2000 or email aic@esf.edu. Held at the Adirondack Interpretive Center in Newcomb. Note: these workshops will also be held at the Paul Smiths Visitors Interpretive Center on the same dates, from 2pm to 5pm.
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Saturday, July 18
Made in the ADKs Expo
2nd Annual "Made in the Adirondacks" artisan expo at the Adirondack Museum in Blue Mountain Lake
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