canalfest-logo2006.gifFonda, NY -- The Montgomery and Schenectady County Chambers of Commerce have announced that the Lock 7-12 Canalfest Barge Bash, sponsored by Alpin Haus, will be held on Thursday, August 6 at River Stone Manor, 1437 Amsterdam Road on Route 5 in Glenville. Come join the Barge Bash fun from 6 to 10pm for a casual dinner buffet with dancing and music provided by PARTY TOONS and mingle magic by Magician Alan Edstrom. "Barge Bash is a wonderful community event along one of our greatest natural assets, it's a great family weekend for our community!" adds Andy Heck, Alpin Haus. Reservations are $35 advance sale available through the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce, 853-1800, 12 South Bridge Street, Fonda across from the fairgrounds, the Amsterdam Family YMCA, 842-2130, 58 North Pawling Street, Hagaman and the Chamber of Schenectady County, 372-5656, 306 State Street, Schenectady, or $38 at the door. Please make checks payable to the Amsterdam Family YMCA.  Proceeds will benefit the Amsterdam Family YMCA. Barge Bash is just one exciting event happening this summer. For more event information log onto or call Gina DaBiere-Gibbs at (518)853-1800 ext. 12.

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