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May 2019

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Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - Wednesday, August 28, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
“Cruise-In”
“Memory Lane” Classic Car, Truck, Motorcycle Show. Food-Prizes-Music, 50-50 Raffle. All proceeds benefit Carthage American Legion Scholarship Fund. Weather Permitting.

Location: Carthage, NY - Price Chopper Plaza - North Broad Street- NYS # 26 in West Carthage by Aubuchon Hardware
Contact: Carthage American Legion
Phone: 315-493-2787
www.carthageamericanlegion.org

Description
"Memory Lane" Classic Car, Truck, Motorcycle Show. Food-Prizes-Music, 50-50 Raffle. All proceeds benefit Carthage American Legion Scholarship Fund. Weather Permitting.

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - Saturday, October 19, 2019
8:15 am - 7:30 pm
Horne’s Ferry Begins
Horne’s Ferry opens for the 2019 season. The auto/passenger ferry to Wolfe Island runs daily and begins at 8:15 am and run approximately every hour. For more information call George Horne at 315-783-0638 or check out the new website at www.hferry.com.

Location: Cape Vincent, NY - PO Box 482
Contact: George Horne
Phone: 3157830638
www.hferry.com
www.capevincent.org

Description
Horne’s Ferry opens for the 2019 season. The auto/passenger ferry to Wolfe Island runs daily and begins at 8:15 am and run approximately every hour. For more information call George Horne at 315-783-0638 or check out the new website at www.hferry.com.

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 - Tuesday, November 26, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Band Clayton
The Clayton Community Band is the Resident Ensemble of the Clayton Opera House. Under the direction of Mr. Richard Badour, they will perform five concerts this season. Tickets are $6.00 and can be purchased  at  www.claytonoperahouse.com  

Location: Clayton, NY - Clayton Opera House-403 Riverside Drive
Contact: Clayton Opera House
Phone: 315-686-2200
www.claytonoperahouse.com

Description
The Clayton Community Band is the Resident Ensemble of the Clayton Opera House. Under the direction of Mr. Richard Badour, they will perform five concerts this season. Tickets are $6.00 and can be purchased  at  www.claytonoperahouse.com  

Saturday, May 18, 2019 - Saturday, June 8, 2019
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Spring Art Show
“Spring Art Show”  Opens May 18, 2019 and ends June 8, 2019 Open on Friday’s Saturday’s and Sunday’s for May and June Hours are from 1 pm – 4 pm

Location: Sackets Harbor, NY - 119 West Main Street
Phone: 315-646-3502
www.aanny.org

Description
"Spring Art Show"  Opens May 18, 2019 and ends June 8, 2019 Open on Friday's Saturday's and Sunday's for May and June Hours are from 1 pm - 4 pm

Saturday, May 18, 2019 - Sunday, September 1, 2019
Fort Henry Daily Programming
Travel back through time and experience life in a British Military Garrison in the year of Canada’s Confederation, 1867. Founded by Ronald L Way, renowned for being the innovator behind “living history”, the Fort Henry Guard Drums or Drill Squad train on the parade square and fire the cannons using the drill as outlined in
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Location: Kingston, ON - 1 Fort Henry Drive
Contact: Iain Bell
[email protected]

Description
Travel back through time and experience life in a British Military Garrison in the year of Canada’s Confederation, 1867. Founded by Ronald L Way, renowned for being the innovator behind “living history”, the Fort Henry Guard Drums or Drill Squad train on the parade square and fire the cannons using the drill as outlined in British Army drill manuals of the day. Aspects of mid-19th century domestic life are interpreted through soldiers’ wives who live in the garrison and include Victorian Schoolroom, Rifle Firing Demonstrations, Music of the Regiment. Admission fee includes a 45-minute guided tour of the Fort.

Saturday, May 25, 2019
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Ambush Cruise
Ambush, “Canada’s Rockin’ Country Band”, is celebrating their 25th anniversary this year. The trio of Mark McDonell, Kris Lafontaine, and Danny Derue are a dynamic group of performers who share their talent, experience and contagious enthusiasm. Famous for their rockin’ shows, Ambush has built an intensely loyal fan base in Eastern Ontario and Western Quebec.
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Location: Gananoque, ON - 280 Main Street
Contact: Gananoque Boat Line
Phone: 888-717-4837
[email protected]
https://ganboatline.com

Description
Ambush, "Canada's Rockin' Country Band", is celebrating their 25th anniversary this year. The trio of Mark McDonell, Kris Lafontaine, and Danny Derue are a dynamic group of performers who share their talent, experience and contagious enthusiasm. Famous for their rockin’ shows, Ambush has built an intensely loyal fan base in Eastern Ontario and Western Quebec. The Ambush Army is a quarter million fans strong and growing! Ambush has been recognized by the Canadian music industry with multiple nominations for Canadian Country Music Association awards and soon the world will know what their legions of fans have known for years. Ambush is raw energy, sheer entertainment and just plain fun! This 3-hour cruise will feature the famous Boldt Castle and views of the American and Canadian channels. For your enjoyment we offer a bar on both decks and a large dance floor. MUST BE 19 OR OLDER 07:00 pm - 10:00 pm $39.95 per person (taxes not included) Call 1.888.717.4837 for details.

Saturday, May 25, 2019
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Country Kickoff to Summer
Stop by Alexandria Bay for 2 days of live entertainment, a display from Fort Drum and maybe even a chicken wing contest and fireworks! Upper James Street will have live music from 3pm to 10pm Saturday and Sunday May 25 & 26. Monday at 11am join us for the annual Memorial Day Parade put on
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Location: Alexandria Bay , NY
Contact: Claire Dunlap
[email protected]

Description
Stop by Alexandria Bay for 2 days of live entertainment, a display from Fort Drum and maybe even a chicken wing contest and fireworks! Upper James Street will have live music from 3pm to 10pm Saturday and Sunday May 25 & 26. Monday at 11am join us for the annual Memorial Day Parade put on by the American Legion.

Saturday, May 25, 2019
2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
2019 Grape Blossom Festival
The 2019 Grape Blossom Festival is back! What a great way to kick off your summer!! The annual festival includes an artisan and craft market, live music, food, and weather permitting, hayrides. Live music starts at 2 PM with classic rock band Hot Kogan. At 5 PM, The Bad Husbands Club will take over performing
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Location: Alexandria Bay, NY - 43298 Seaway Avenue
Contact: c
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Description
The 2019 Grape Blossom Festival is back! What a great way to kick off your summer!! The annual festival includes an artisan and craft market, live music, food, and weather permitting, hayrides. Live music starts at 2 PM with classic rock band Hot Kogan. At 5 PM, The Bad Husbands Club will take over performing all of your favorite classic rock hits. Food provided by Johnny D's. Admission to the Grape Blossom Festival is FREE and all ages are welcome. NO PETS ALLOWED. SERVICE ANIMALS SPECIFICALLY TRAINED TO AID A PERSON WITH A DISABILITY ARE WELCOME.

Saturday, May 25, 2019
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Cape Vincent Spring Fishing Derby
May 25- The annual Spring Fishing Derby sponsored by the Cape Vincent Chamber of Commerce will be held on Saturday May 25th.  $5000 in cash prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place largest fish Walleye or Northern Pike. Registration is at the Cape Vincent Chamber of Commerce office on North James Street,
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Location: Cape Vincent, NY - PO Box 482
Contact: Shelley Higgins
Phone: 3156542481
[email protected]
www.capevincent.org

Description
May 25- The annual Spring Fishing Derby sponsored by the Cape Vincent Chamber of Commerce will be held on Saturday May 25th.  $5000 in cash prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place largest fish Walleye or Northern Pike. Registration is at the Cape Vincent Chamber of Commerce office on North James Street, Roxy Hotel on Broadway, Cape Vincent Brewing Co., Ray’s Pub and Grub, Thousand Islands Bait Store NYS Rt. 12, Alexandria Bay, B & J Bait Shop in Dexter, Snug Harbor and Martin’s Marina in Mud Bay and Chaumont Hardware. Weigh in will be at the Roxy Hotel from 12 noon until 4:30 pm.  Prizes will be awarded at 5 pm. Must be present to win.   The registration fee is $20.00. There is a FREE kids perch division for children 15 and under. Winner of the perch division will receive a lifetime NYS fishing license.(Must be a resident of NYS)  Call the chamber of commerce for more information at 315-654-248, visit www.capevincent.org  or e-mail [email protected] .  Sponsored by Cape Vincent Chamber of Commerce, Rush Outdoors, Hotel Roxy and Cape Vincent Liquor Store.                                                

Saturday, May 25, 2019
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Fishing & Fly Fishing with Spider
Join Spider on the Nature Center dock as he shares his knowledge and love of fishing. He will hold a fishing class from 11am-1pm followed by a fly fishing class from 1:30-2:30pm.  Spider brings a limited number of fishing poles, hooks, bobbers, and worms. If possible, please bring your own tackle to allow for more
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Location: Fineview, NY - Minna Anthony Common Nature Center, Wellesley Island State Park
Contact: Minna Anthony Common Nature Center
Phone: 315-482-2479

Description
Join Spider on the Nature Center dock as he shares his knowledge and love of fishing. He will hold a fishing class from 11am-1pm followed by a fly fishing class from 1:30-2:30pm.  Spider brings a limited number of fishing poles, hooks, bobbers, and worms. If possible, please bring your own tackle to allow for more participation in the program.

Saturday, May 25, 2019 - Sunday, May 26, 2019
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Memorial Day Artists Studio Tour
This annual studio tour is self-guided. Maps are available by calling 315-777-3385.

Location: Alexandria Bay, NY
Contact: Cecilia Thompson
Phone: 315-777-3385
[email protected]

Description
This annual studio tour is self-guided. Maps are available by calling 315-777-3385.

Sunday, May 26, 2019
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Country Kickoff to Summer
Stop by Alexandria Bay for 2 days of live entertainment, a display from Fort Drum and maybe even a chicken wing contest and fireworks! Upper James Street will have live music from 3pm to 10pm Saturday and Sunday May 25 & 26. Monday at 11am join us for the annual Memorial Day Parade put on
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Location: Alexandria Bay , NY
Contact: Claire Dunlap
[email protected]

Description
Stop by Alexandria Bay for 2 days of live entertainment, a display from Fort Drum and maybe even a chicken wing contest and fireworks! Upper James Street will have live music from 3pm to 10pm Saturday and Sunday May 25 & 26. Monday at 11am join us for the annual Memorial Day Parade put on by the American Legion.

Sunday, May 26, 2019
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
42nd Annual Blessing of the Fleet
Blessing of the Fleet originated in the Greek Islands and has since been a community effort to bless the fleet of seagoing vessels and their crew for safe passage and prosperity.  Since 1977, Alexandria Bay has gathered boaters for the Blessing.  Join us this year for a great tradition aboard Uncle Sam Boat Tours and
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Location: Alexandria Bay, NY
Contact: Claire Dunlap
[email protected]

Description
Blessing of the Fleet originated in the Greek Islands and has since been a community effort to bless the fleet of seagoing vessels and their crew for safe passage and prosperity.  Since 1977, Alexandria Bay has gathered boaters for the Blessing.  Join us this year for a great tradition aboard Uncle Sam Boat Tours and Scenic View Park Pavilion, in Alexandria Bay. The Liberty will depart Uncle Sam Boat Tours at 2pm and vessels will begin to line up at 2:15pm by Bonnie Castle Resort and parade down in front of Casino Island.

Sunday, May 26, 2019
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Pizza Party at the Cape Winery
The Cape Winery, 2066 Deer Lick Rd. Cape Vincent will be hosting a Pizza Party from 11 am – 3 pm. Gourmet pizzas cooked on a grill and paired with wine, beer or cider. Visit www.thecapewinery.com or call 315-654-3218

Location: Cape Vincent, NY - 2066 Deerlick Rd.
Contact: Sandra Fralick
Phone: 3156543218

Description
The Cape Winery, 2066 Deer Lick Rd. Cape Vincent will be hosting a Pizza Party from 11 am – 3 pm. Gourmet pizzas cooked on a grill and paired with wine, beer or cider. Visit www.thecapewinery.com or call 315-654-3218

Monday, May 27, 2019
10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Memorial Day Observances
Cape Vincent John C. Londraville American Legion Family members will meet at Post 832 at 6:30 a.m. to coordinate cemetery services. At 9 a.m., there will be the services at the cemeteries and village monument in Chaumont. Members will return to Post 832, Cape Vincent by 10:45 a.m. to parade from the Post to the
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Location: Cape Vincent, NY
Phone: 3156542101

Description
Cape Vincent John C. Londraville American Legion Family members will meet at Post 832 at 6:30 a.m. to coordinate cemetery services. At 9 a.m., there will be the services at the cemeteries and village monument in Chaumont. Members will return to Post 832, Cape Vincent by 10:45 a.m. to parade from the Post to the monument on Esselstyne St. for public memorial services. Call 315-654-2101 for further details.

Monday, May 27, 2019
8:15 am - 12:00 pm
Memorial Day in Sackets Harbor
The annual Memorial Day observance in Sackets Harbor includes wreath laying’s, a parade, and a day’s observance speech. The 8:15am wreath laying at the Sackets Harbor Battlefield State Historic Site sets the tone of the solemn observance of Memorial Day that continues to several cemeteries and War of 1812 Burial Ground in and near the
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Location: Sackets Harbor, NY - 504 West Main St.
Contact: Constance Barone
Phone: 315-646-3634
[email protected]

Description
The annual Memorial Day observance in Sackets Harbor includes wreath laying's, a parade, and a day's observance speech. The 8:15am wreath laying at the Sackets Harbor Battlefield State Historic Site sets the tone of the solemn observance of Memorial Day that continues to several cemeteries and War of 1812 Burial Ground in and near the community.

Thursday, May 30, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Indian River Lakes Conservancy’s Planting Native Species Workshop
Join us at the Trailside Learning Center to discuss planting native species– why and how we can do so! Megan Pistolese and Sue Gwise will lead a discussion about natives and invasives, pollinators, and seed saving, and then Richard Kulibert of Nannyberry nurseries will go over specific plants and even have some available to buy.
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Location: Redwood, NY - 43982 Stine RD
Contact: James Huffman
Phone: 3154824757
[email protected]

Description
Join us at the Trailside Learning Center to discuss planting native species-- why and how we can do so! Megan Pistolese and Sue Gwise will lead a discussion about natives and invasives, pollinators, and seed saving, and then Richard Kulibert of Nannyberry nurseries will go over specific plants and even have some available to buy. Don't miss this chance to connect with other local gardeners just as the summer season approaches! See all our 2019 events at https://indianriverlakes.org/events/2019-events/ Sign up at http://weblink.donorperfect.com/NativePlants

Friday, May 31, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Bette Davis Ain’t For Sissies
Bette Davis Ain’t For Sissies is a 90 minute one woman show about the 1930’s icon on the night she walked out from the 1939 Academy Awards! Its and up close and personal conversation with the two-time Oscar winning actress.

Location: Clayton, NY - 403 Riverside Dr
Contact: Clayton Opera House
www.claytonoperahouse.com/bette-davis-aint-for-sissies.html

Description
Bette Davis Ain't For Sissies is a 90 minute one woman show about the 1930's icon on the night she walked out from the 1939 Academy Awards! Its and up close and personal conversation with the two-time Oscar winning actress.

Friday, May 31, 2019
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
River Days
“Experience Clayton” Check out all there is to offer in Clayton-part of the 1000 Islands Region–only 25 minutes away! Craft beverages, eateries, merchants, entertainment Tasting and option to purchase $15 Admission

Location: Watertown, NY - 1 Thompson Park
Contact: Debbie Bleier
[email protected]

Description
"Experience Clayton" Check out all there is to offer in Clayton-part of the 1000 Islands Region--only 25 minutes away! Craft beverages, eateries, merchants, entertainment Tasting and option to purchase $15 Admission

Friday, May 31, 2019 - Sunday, June 2, 2019
The 42nd Annual General Brown Weekend Festival And Yard Sales
The 42nd Annual General Brown Weekend Festival will be held Friday, May 31st to June 2nd, 2019 Friday – Sunday: Village Wide Yard Sales Friday-Sunday: Crafts, Food, Vendors & Rides Saturday, 7 pm: Parade Saturday, Dusk: Fireworks Sunday 1pm: Soap Box Derby (Registration at 12pm) To preregister contact: Bob Gould: 315-286-1557 or Cathie MacNeil: [email protected]
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Location: Brownville, NY - Village of Brownville
Contact: General Brown Days Committee
Phone: 315-286-1557
[email protected]

Description
The 42nd Annual General Brown Weekend Festival will be held Friday, May 31st to June 2nd, 2019 Friday - Sunday: Village Wide Yard Sales Friday-Sunday: Crafts, Food, Vendors & Rides Saturday, 7 pm: Parade Saturday, Dusk: Fireworks Sunday 1pm: Soap Box Derby (Registration at 12pm) To preregister contact: Bob Gould: 315-286-1557 or Cathie MacNeil: [email protected] For more information, check out their event page on Facebook by clicking the button below