ticonderoga-area-cofc.JPGTiconderoga, N.Y. - The months of July and August in the Ticonderoga Area will be filled with a wide variety of activities for both children and adults, from fireworks and carnivals, to art classes and programs, concerts and theatrical performances, history based events, and much more. The Ticonderoga Area Summer of fun will include a variety of events happening throughout the Ticonderoga Area in July and August. Click here for the promotional rack card for details. Events are being promoted by the Ticonderoga Area Cultural Arts Initiative as well as the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce. The Ticonderoga Area Cultural Arts Initiative has also placed throughout the region maps of the Arts/Cultural/History sites in Ticonderoga, as well as rack cards setting forth many of the events and activities that will be occurring during the Ticonderoga Area Summer of Fun. Rack cards will be distributed by the Cultural Arts Initiative as well as the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce. The Ticonderoga Area Cultural Arts Initiative, under the leadership of Vincent Smith, meets once a month, typically on the first Monday of the month at 5 PM in the Community Building. The group has encouraged attendance by all of the many cultural groups in the area and any individuals who are interested in any of the visual, performing, and literary arts. Some of the topics of discussion are what activities would be of interest to people in the area, ways to partner with one another, how to increase attendance at events, among many others. "We are excited by the wide variety of cultural and fun events that so many different organizations in the Ticonderoga area have planned during the summer for both young people and adults," shared Vincent Smith. For more information on the events listed or a complete schedule of events for the Ticonderoga Area contact the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce at 518-585-6619, email chamberinfo@ticonderogany.com or visit www.ticonderogany.com. Event information will also be available via the Times of Ti. Ticonderoga Area Cultural Arts Initiative - The Ticonderoga Area Cultural Arts Initiative was created by the Town to bring together the many arts, cultural, and historical organizations in the Ticonderoga area and raise the visibility of the cultural arts. By promoting, fostering, and cultivating the visual, performing, and literary arts, the Initiative wants to build a strong sense of community and make both our residents and visitors aware of the many offerings that exist in the Ticonderoga Area. Emphasizing and strengthening the extent of the community's culture will help improve the quality of life in the region and make the Ticonderoga area more attractive to visitors and businesses that might locate in the area.

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Contact: Vincent Smith Email: vmsdesign@pobox.com Organization: Ticonderoga Area Cultural Arts Initiative