The Beat http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/ Category - The Adirondacks Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:30:56 GMT Adirondack Theatre Festival begins its 22nd summer season on June 21 http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/3/Adirondack-Theatre-Festival-begins-its-22nd-summer-season-on-June-21/8259/ Glens Falls, N.Y. - Kicking-off Adirondack Theatre Festival's (ATF) 22nd summer season of professional theatre is ISLAND SONG. Performances will be held at the Charles R. Wood Theater (207 Glen Street in downtown Glens Falls) June 21st - July 2nd at 7:30pm with a special matinee performance on June 29th at 2:00 pm. Tickets are $32-$45 and are available at the Wood Theater Box Office, online at ATFestival.org, or by calling (518) 480-4878. Discount season flex passes are available for the full seven show line-up. Fri, 03 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/3/Adirondack-Theatre-Festival-begins-its-22nd-summer-season-on-June-21/8259/ Get Ready for the 2016 Best 4th In The North Celebration! http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/2/Get-Ready-for-the-2016-Best-4th-In-The-North-Celebration-/8258/ Ticonderoga, NY - June 2, 2016 - The Best 4th In The North Committee, a subcommittee of the Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership is pleased to announce the schedule for the 2016 Best 4th In The North Celebration in Ticonderoga, NY with the theme "Hometown Pride - Think Local," The 2016 Best 4th In The North Celebration will take place July 1-4, 2016 with a grand fireworks display, parade, the Montcalm Mile, as well as a variety of live music, food, vendors, rides, games, and much more throughout the four day celebration. New food, music, and rides are being added. The Best Fourth in the North Celebration attracts many visitors to the Ticonderoga area every year, which supports many local businesses and the local economy as a whole. Thu, 02 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/2/Get-Ready-for-the-2016-Best-4th-In-The-North-Celebration-/8258/ 2016 Adirondack Wine & Food Festival Official Vendor Announcement & Ticket Sales Update http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/25/2016-Adirondack-Wine-Food-Festival-Official-Vendor-Announcement-Ticket-Sales-Update/8254/ LAKE GEORGE, N.Y. (May 24, 2016): Adirondack Festivals LLC today announced the full list of vendors slated for this year's Adirondack Wine & Food Festival, being held June 25th & 26th at Charles R Wood Festival Commons in Lake George Village. "This festival celebrates the bounty of amazing craft beverages and locally made foods that New York has to offer and we're not short on vendors for this year's event," said Owner Sasha Pardy. Wed, 25 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/25/2016-Adirondack-Wine-Food-Festival-Official-Vendor-Announcement-Ticket-Sales-Update/8254/ Historic hike & interactive exhibit on Adirondack birds debut in new Adirondack Museum season http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/26/Historic-hike-interactive-exhibit-on-Adirondack-birds-debut-in-new-Adirondack-Museum-season/8238/ 59th season opens May 20 with fairs and family festivals, crafts from basket making to boat building, and the return of signature favorite events   Blue Mountain Lake, N.Y. - April 25, 2016 - The Adirondack Museum will open for its 59th season on Friday, May 20. Set on 121 acres, the 24-building campus will offer daily programs, family festivals and activities, compelling new special exhibits to complement permanent exhibits, and fairs for aficionados of all things Adirondack. A range of talented artisans-in-residence will demonstrate the scope of Adirondack craftsmanship, while workshops will give visitors hands-on experience and an Adirondack keepsake. Tue, 26 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/26/Historic-hike-interactive-exhibit-on-Adirondack-birds-debut-in-new-Adirondack-Museum-season/8238/ Spring Shopping & Dining Night 2016 – Growing A Positive Community – Think Local http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/14/Spring-Shopping-Dining-Night-2016-Growing-A-Positive-Community-Think-Local/8223/ Ticonderoga, NY - April 14, 2016 - The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce (TACC) is pleased to announce that in coordination with their National Small Business Week Celebration a Spring Shopping & Dining Night with a theme of Growing a Positive Community will be held on Friday, May 6th, 2016. A number of area businesses are offering promotions and specials in coordination with the event. Participating businesses are open until 9:00 PM, unless otherwise noted. Thu, 14 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/14/Spring-Shopping-Dining-Night-2016-Growing-A-Positive-Community-Think-Local/8223/ Best 4th In The North Seeking Sponsors http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/30/Best-4th-In-The-North-Seeking-Sponsors/8218/ Ticonderoga, NY - March 30, 2016 - The Ticonderoga Best 4th In The North Committee, a sub-committee of the Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership (TMSP) is seeking sponsors for the 2016 Celebration. The Best 4th In the North has become a traditional celebration that attracts many visitors to the Ticonderoga area every year, which supports local businesses and the local economy. The 2016 Best 4th In the North Celebration will take place July 1-4, 2016 with fireworks, parade, live music, food, vendors, rides, games and more. The 2016 theme is "Hometown Pride - Think Local." Wed, 30 Mar 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/30/Best-4th-In-The-North-Seeking-Sponsors/8218/ Sweet ‘16 Maple Weekends Continue in Lewis County April 2-3; Take a Bus to Some Sites http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/21/Sweet-16-Maple-Weekends-Continue-in-Lewis-County-April-2-3-Take-a-Bus-to-Some-Sites/8210/ Croghan, N.Y. -- The sweet enjoyment of Maple Weekends continues in Lewis County on April 2-3 with sugarbush tours, sap boiling demonstrations, syrup tasting, all kinds of maple confections, and pancake breakfast at the American Maple Museum and North American Maple Hall of Fame in Lewis County. Maple Weekends enthusiasts will find sugarhouses open from 10 am to 4 pm on Saturday and Sunday and can take advantage of three Lewis County Public Transportation buses to some sites. Mon, 21 Mar 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/21/Sweet-16-Maple-Weekends-Continue-in-Lewis-County-April-2-3-Take-a-Bus-to-Some-Sites/8210/ Sap to Syrup: Tree to Table: Adirondack Sugarhouses Ready to Welcome 2016 Maple Weekends Visitors http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/11/Sap-to-Syrup-Tree-to-Table-Adirondack-Sugarhouses-Ready-to-Welcome-2016-Maple-Weekends-Visitors/8199/ Clinton, Essex, Franklin Counties, N.Y. - Tours from sap to syrup, tree to table, by tractor and horse-drawn wagon ride or on foot: maple sugarhouses in Clinton, Essex and Franklin counties are ready to welcome visitors from 10 am to 4 pm on the March 19-20 and April 2-3 NYS Maple Weekends. Visitors who collect stickers or stamps from at least six of the sites will be entered into a drawing for a maple gift basket to be awarded April 12. Fri, 11 Mar 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/11/Sap-to-Syrup-Tree-to-Table-Adirondack-Sugarhouses-Ready-to-Welcome-2016-Maple-Weekends-Visitors/8199/ Lake Placid Lodge & Wings Air Helicopters Announce Partnership to Bring Helicopter Service to Guests http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/10/Lake-Placid-Lodge-Wings-Air-Helicopters-Announce-Partnership-to-Bring-Helicopter-Service-to-Guests/8198/ Lake Placid, N.Y. - New York-based charter operator Wings Air Helicopters and Lake Placid Lodge, a Relais-Chateaux property, join forces to offer guests luxury helicopter transportation to/from New York City and other locations in the Northeast. For those looking to minimize the stress of travel, Wings Air's state-of-the-art helicopters can fly the 290-mile, normally five-hour trip between Manhattan and picturesque Lake Placid in just two hours. Helicopters can carry two to five passengers and are equipped with various in-flight comforts from noise-cancelling BOSE headsets to magazines for the passengers' enjoyment. Thu, 10 Mar 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/10/Lake-Placid-Lodge-Wings-Air-Helicopters-Announce-Partnership-to-Bring-Helicopter-Service-to-Guests/8198/ Artifacts of Wilder Farm the Topic of March 20th Round Table at SLCHA http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/10/Artifacts-of-Wilder-Farm-the-Topic-of-March-20th-Round-Table-at-SLCHA/8197/ Canton, N.Y. - While the Civil War was taking place on far-away battlefields, life in North Country homes and farms went on. One such farm was that of the Wilders, boyhood home of Laura Ingalls Wilder's husband, Almanzo, and the setting for the biographical novel Farmer Boy. Carlton Stickney, Stockholm town historian and member of the St. Lawrence County Historical Association board, will speak on the topic of household items in the Wilder Farm's collection at the next North Country Civil War Round Table on Sunday, March 20th, 2 p.m. at the SLCHA at the Silas Wright House, 3 East Main St., Canton. Mr. Stickney will share a number of objects made and used during the time of the Civil War, such as kitchen implements, lighting devices, and a pendulum spinning wheel. Thu, 10 Mar 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/10/Artifacts-of-Wilder-Farm-the-Topic-of-March-20th-Round-Table-at-SLCHA/8197/