Wed May 3 Community Pride Day -
Members of the community and schools join together to clean
up the streets and get ready for summer. Sponsored by the
Central Adirondack Association.
Fri - Sun May 19
- 21 Paddlefest - The largest
on-water canoe and kayak sale in the country and features
over 75 of the leading manufacturers of canoes, kayaks, and
accessories. Over 1,000 canoes and kayaks will be on sale
all weekend at special show prices. There will also be big
savings on paddling accessories and outdoor gear. Sponsored
by Mountainman Outdoor Supply Company.
Click here for additional information.
Fri-Sun May 26 - 28 Annual Great
Adirondack Garage Sale - Over 70 miles of
Garage Sales stretching from Old Forge, Inlet, Indian Lake
to Long Lake. Sales along Route 28 and many side roads
between Old Forge, Inlet, and Long Lake. Find some great
Fri & Sat May 26 & 27 Memorial
Day Sale at the Goodsell Museum - Gently used
items for sale to benefit the Goodsell Museum Fuel Fund.
For additional information please call 315-369-3838.
Sat May 27 Old Forge Library Used
Book Sale . 11am-3pm. There will be a large
selection of used childrenís books and adult paperbacks for
sale at reasonable prices. Also available will be a
selection of books from Anne LaBastilleís personal
collection. For additional information, please phone
315-369-6008 or visit the website
Sat May 27 Annual Kiwanis Free Car Wash
- 10:00am- 3pm at Calypso's Cove Parking Lot.. This
annual fund raising event provides funds for the
administration and operations of all the many Kiwanis
children's activities that take place during the year.
Sat May 27 Memorial Day Garage Sale
- VIEW. 10am - 4pm. More information to follow.
For additional information call 315-369-6411
Mon May 29 Memorial Day Parade & Wreath
Laying Ceremony - Parade down Main Street at
10am with ceremonies at school, fire hall & cemetery.
Refreshments after at Old Forge Fire Hall.
Fri June 2 - Oct 6 First Friday Art
On the first Friday of every month from 5pm to
8pm, the First Friday Art Walks offer a selection of
artists, events, art work, refreshments, music and hands-on
experience to engage everyone. For additional information
please call 315-369-6411
Fri & Sat June 2 & 3 Bikes & Brews in the ADK
- Sponsored by local bar and restaurant owners to
coordinate a fun motorcycle weekend full of Live
Entertainment and Events. The event has expanded to include
area businesses in Eagle Bay, Big Moose, Inlet & Raquette
Lake. Find a list of participating businesses and events on
the event Facebook page:
Bikes & Brews Thunder in Old Forge/Inlet
Fri & Sat June 16 & 17 20th Annual
Father's Day Weekend Parade & Car Show -
Friday evening at 7pm, the parade will be escorted down Main
Street in Old Forge. On Saturday, the judged show starts at
9am with cars required on the field at the Hiltebrant
Recreation Center on North Street by Noon. Trophies and
prizes will be awarded at 3pm. Cash prizes for Best of Show
- Antique and Best of Show - Modified. Spectators $3
(children age 12 & under free) Vehicle registration fee $15
per car, pre-registration before June 1st $10 per car
Sponsored by the Central Adirondack Association.
Sat June 17 Afternoon at the Albedor
- 2PM - 6PM. Join VIEW for an afternoon of food, wine, and
music at the Albedor on Fourth Lake. $60/$50 Member. For
additional information call 315-369-6411 or visit
June 18 Annual Fatherís Day Frog Jumping Contest
- On the lakefront at Noon. Children can bring their
champion frog to win prizes and fathers should wear their
most outrageous tie! Largest, smallest, and longest jumper.
Great family fun! Donít worry, all frogs are released
unharmed. Sponsored by the Central Adirondack Association.
Phone 315-369-6983 for additional information.
Tues June 20 "The Fulton Chain: A New History"
- 7pm at the Old Forge Library. Author and Historian Charles
Herr will give a presentation highlighting his book "The
Fulton Chain: Early Settlement, Steamboats, Railroads and
Hotels". This new book represents the first general history
of the Fulton Chain region in almost 70 years, Books will be
available for purchase and author signing after the program.
Tues June 27 Women
Belong in History Books: Volume Two - 7:30pm
at the Old Forge Library. Historians Peg Nash Masters and
Richard Williams will give a presentation on the second
volume of the Women Belong in History Books. This book
finishes the work started in Volume 1 to gill a void in
local history and features over 50 notable women from Oneida
and Herkimer counties from 1700s through the 1950s. Books
will be available for purchase.
Thurs June 29
Garden Party - 4pm - 7pm at Moose River House
B&B. Reservations required. Sponsored by the Goodsell
Museum. For additional information please call 315-369-3838.
Fri June 30 Children's Book Sale -
1pm - 4pm at the Old Forge Farmers Market. Friends of the
Library in conjunction with Mid York Library System will be
selling used children's books at the Farmers Market located
behind the Old Forge Hardware. Mid York Library System
personnel will be on hand to issue library cards and show
patrons new services available through the Library.
Fri June 30 Meet Me at the Library Gazebo
- 5pm at the Old Forge Library. Adirondack duo Jim and
Bonnie Tracy will perform. They have been playing together
since 1979 and enjoy performing traditional music, old time
country, piedmont blues and folk revival music from the
1960s. Live music will be held at the Gazebo on the 4th
Friday of every month during the months of May - August.