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ADK Christmas on Main St.

November 12th, 2015 by
A horse drawn carriage pulling Santa and mrs clause on a snowy winter day

Bring your whole family up to Old Forge for the perfect Christmas weekend! From Friday, November 27th thru Sunday the 29th Old Forge will be transformed into a snow globe world of Christmas. Santa Claus with Mrs. Claus and their reindeer will be also staying in Old Forge; pictures with Mr. and Mrs. Claus are…

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Pumpkin Train

October 8th, 2015 by
the Adirondack trail with family in from of it looking at hay bails pumpkins and cornstalks

Adirondack Scenic Railroad will be holding a family fun fall activity on October 24th and 25th. The Adirondack Railroad Pumpkin Train leaves from the station in Thendara and travels north to Carter Station for a visit to Wally’s pumpkin patch. On the train ride you will enjoy viewing the beautiful fall leaves then while you…

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5k & BrewFest

September 25th, 2015 by
Adults and children lined up and smiling earring white shirts that are covered in paint

View Arts Center will be hosting two events on Saturday, October 17th. Running Colors, a colorful 5k and Fun Run/Walk will take place in the morning beginning and ending at the Old Forge Lakefront from 9am – 12:30pm. Runners will be blitzed with food-safe, environmentally friendly powdered color.  BrewFest, will take place following Running Colors from 12pm-5pm…

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Summer Fun

May 18th, 2015 by
Two women with two little boys smiling the boys have their hands in the air and they are going down a water slide

Make sure that Old Forge is on your list of summer trips this summer! Located in the Central Adirondacks, Old Forge is the perfect setting for everyone – those looking for relaxation as well as those looking for adventure! We have lakes, mountains & trails, a water park, playgrounds, shops & restaurants, museums, art galleries…

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Memorial Day

April 24th, 2015 by
a bunch of small American flags standing

Friday May 22 – Monday May 25, 2015 Join the Town of Webb in Old Forge, NY and the heart of the Adirondacks, to celebrate Memorial Day weekend with the Red, White & Blue Spring Into Summer Celebration!  This family friendly town-wide event is filled with fun activities all weekend long including the Annual Great…

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Paddlefest

March 5th, 2015 by
A big group of canoes on the beach and touching the water with people around them and a cabin in the background

Paddlefest is scheduled for May 15-17, 2015 and is the largest on-water canoe and kayak sale in the country! This giant sale will feature of 75 of the leading manufacturers of canoes, kayaks and water sport accessories. There will be over 1,000 water crafts as well as the latest paddling accessories on sale at special…

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Snofest

February 24th, 2015 by
Snofest old forge ny written over a cartoon snowmobiler on his snowmobile and fireworks in the background

By mid-March, many snowmobilers start putting away their sleds and start thinking about summer. Not in Old Forge, New York! The four major dealers: Ski-Doo, Yamaha, Polaris, and Arctic Cat will premier their 2021 models. Demos rides, conditions permitting. Please contact Old Forge’s local dealerships for exact days & times of demos; Big Moose Arctic Cat…

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Chili Cook-Off

February 17th, 2015 by
cook off with two peppers in between the words written on a yellow banner with a red background

Please join our friends at the Eagle Bay Fire Department for their 2nd Annual Chili Cook-Off on Saturday February 28th. Cook up your best chili recipe and bring it to the Eagle Bay Fire Department for judging from 12-1pm. Sample other chili after the judging until it runs out! There will be cash prizes awarded…

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Chili Luncheon

February 3rd, 2015 by
Chili with graded cheese on top

The 9th Annual Chili Bowl Luncheon will take place at View Arts on Saturday February 21, 2015 from 11:30-1:30. There will be meat and vegetarian chili, as well as homemade stews and soups from area restaurants. Everything will be served in beautiful handmade bowls from View’s pottery workshop. Many of the potters who have been…

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Snow Run

January 26th, 2015 by
pink ribbon riders dot com written next to the breast cancer ribbon

The Pink Ribbon Riders 11th Annual Snow Run will take place in Old Forge during the weekend of February 20-21, 2015.  This very popular event helps to raise money and awareness for breast cancer.  The event kicks off with a welcome party on Friday evening at the George Hiltebrandt Recreation Center on North Street.  There…

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