The Durant Days and Boat Parade weekend kicks off, sponsored by the Town of Long Lake and the CAA. This is a weekend of activities celebration William West Durant the inventor of the Great Camps Style Architecture, which was born in Raquette Lake. Take a boat tour of Raquette Lake aboard the WW Durant, tour Great Camps, Vespers service at St. Huberts. On Saturday, August 4th, Wide Variety, Jersey's Premier A Cappella Group will be performing their repertoire and arrangements to give you the "widest variety" and the richest harmonies: an entertainment experience that will appeal to music lovers of all ages. Before the fireworks enjoy the Annual Raquette Lake boat parade along the shores of Raquette Lake. A great weekend not to be missed.