Highlight of activities will include carnival games, bouncy house, magic show, clown, face-painting, full face art, balloon animals, big screen Wii and Dance-Dance Revolution, ice skating, broom ball, paddle tennis, music, crafts, photo booth, snowmobile rides, mini-golf, ping pong, slap shot hockey, shuffleboard, bowling, and much more. All of the activities except paddle tennis, ice skating, snowmobile rides, and broom ball will take place at the Ticonderoga Armory. Some activities are weather dependent. Connect with the volunteers and staff at the Ticonderoga Armory that day. The Magic Show sponsored by the Ticonderoga Festival Guild will take place at 12:30 PM at the Ticonderoga Armory.
Food will also be available at the event including hotdogs, bottled water, popcorn, cotton candy, and other items. All food for this event will be available at the Ticonderoga Armory.
The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce (TACC) has coordinated a variety of business promotions and specials that will be available March 4th, 5th, & 6th. The Ticonderoga End of Winter Carnival 2016 Promotions & Specials flyer is available at www.ticonderogany.com, at the Chamber Office, or from participating businesses. You must have the flyer or mentioned End of Winter Carnival to receive the promotions.
"Think Local! Shop! Spend! Support! Your Community - Your Future. We hope to see many community members and visitors at the End of Winter Carnival as well as supporting our local businesses throughout the weekend," shared Matthew Courtright - TACC Executive Director.
In addition North Lake George Paddle will welcome those interested in playing paddle tennis or learning more about paddle tennis to their facility next to Eddie's Restaurant on Route 9N from 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM (weather dependent). Transportation to Northern Lake George Paddle from the Ticonderoga Armory with a stop at the Ticonderoga Skating Rink will be available from 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM on Saturday, March 5th. Ice skating and broom ball will take place at the skating rink.
Sponsors for the event in addition to the Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership, Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce, and Silver Bay YMCA Teen Center, include Ticonderoga Elks Lodge, Ticonderoga Festival Guild, Walmart of Ticonderoga, Optics of Ticonderoga, Adirondack Trail Riders, Five Nations Golf, Ticonderoga Federal Credit Union, Glens Falls National Bank, Northern Lake George Paddle, Ticonderoga Arts, The Country Florist & Gifts, and Stewarts Shops. The Ticonderoga High School is also participating in the event by providing student volunteers.
For more information please contact the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce (TMSP Coordinator) at 518-585-6619 or visit www.timainstreet.org. You can also stop by the Chamber office located at 94 Montcalm Street, Suite 1 in Downtown Ticonderoga.
For a Ticonderoga Area calendar of events or a Ticonderoga Area Business Directory call 518-585-6619 or visit www.ticonderogany.com.
Photo: Pictured are volunteers representing some of the organizations and businesses who sponsored the 1st Annual Ticonderoga End of Winter Carnival in 2015.
Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership - The Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership (TMSP) is a not-for-profit 501 (c) (3) organization. Its mission is to create and enhance the economic, historic and social development of Ticonderoga's traditional business district, employing the National Trust Main Street Center's guidelines for organization, design, promotion and economic restructuring. Meetings are held monthly and volunteers are always welcome. Like the Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership on facebook to stay up to date on TMSP events, news and more. For more information on the TMSP visit www.timainstreet.org.
Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce, TMSP Coordinator
John Bartlett, TMSP Promotions Chairperson