Ticonderoga, NY - February 6, 2017 - The Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership (TMSP) Promotions Committee in coordination with the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce and Silver Bay YMCA Teen Center, as well as local businesses and organization are pleased to announce they will host the Third Annual Ticonderoga End of Winter Carnival on Saturday, March 4th from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM at the Ticonderoga Armory and Ticonderoga Recreational Areas. The carnival will offer a variety of games, indoor and outdoor activities, carnival food, and fun for all ages.

 

[[endteaser]]Highlight of activities will include carnival games, bouncy house, juggling/comedy show, clown, face-painting, full face art, balloon animals, ice skating, snowshoe races (bring your own snowshoes), broom ball, music, crafts, photo booth,  snowmobile rides, snow painting, mini-golf, giveaways, and much more. All of the activities except ice skating, snowshoes races, broom ball, and snowmobile rides will take place at the Ticonderoga Armory. Ice skating and broom ball will take place at the skating rink, Snowshoes races will take place on the LaChute Trail closest to the Municipal Parking Lot next to the Elks, and Snowmobile rides will take place near the Ticonderoga Little League Park. 

Some activities are weather dependent. Connect with the volunteers and staff at the Ticonderoga Armory that day. The Juggling/Comedy Show sponsored by the Ticonderoga Festival Guild will take place at 12:30 PM at the Ticonderoga Armory. 

Food will also be available for purchase at the event including hotdogs, bottled water, popcorn, and other items provided by the Ticonderoga Elks Club.  Cotton Candy will also be available compliments of Glens Falls National Bank.  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 3rd, 4th, & 5th, 2017.  The Ticonderoga End of Winter Carnival 2017 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. You have the opportunity and ability to shape the future of your community and it starts with your support," shared Matthew Courtright - TACC Executive Director. 

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, Ticonderoga Arts, The Country Florist & Gifts, Boy & Cub Scout Troop 73, and Stewarts Shops. The Ticonderoga High School is also participating in the event by providing student volunteers. 

Show your support of this event as well as the businesses participating with promotions and specials. For 2018 the committee is looking to add fireworks and other aspects to this event. 

For more information please contact the TMSP Coordinator at 518-585-6619 or visit www.timainstreet.org. 

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.

 

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Contact:

Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce, TMSP Coordinator

John Bartlett, TMSP Promotions Chairperson