August 11-13, 2017 Central Adirondack Family Time Calendar of Events (Old Forge to Long Lake)

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Central Adirondack Family Time– including What to do with kids, family, retired, single, dog/pet owners in Cranberry Lake, Newcomb, Thendara , Raquette Lake, Blue Mountain Lake, Long Lake, Old Forge, Northville, Caroga Lake, Star Lake, Croghan, Indian Lake and Inlet New York (NY)

Central Adirondack Family Time 
Calendar of Events for 
August 11-13, 2017

Weekend Highlights:  
Perseid Meteor Shower Viewing, Old Forge Triathlon, Fulton Chain Gang at Indian Lake, Railroad Boys bluegrass in Speculator, Speculator Heritage Weekend, Long Lake Town-wide Garage Sale, Raquette Lake's Busiest Day, Adirondack National Exhibition of Watercolors at the VIEW

Check out events for Lake George
Friday  – August 4, 2017 
All Day: Durant Days
9 am -5 pm Adirondack Adventure CoursePaintball, zipline, ropes course: Adirondack River Outfitters, Old Forge
9 am - 5 pm VIEW Arts open daily: Adirondack National Exhibition of Watercolors on display through October
9:30 am - 4 pm Mccauley Mountain Scenic Chairlift, Old Forge (Open Monday through Sunday (closed Tuesday) through Labor Day then weekends through Columbus Day weekend)
9:30 am - 5 pm Garnet Mine Tours, North Creek will open June 25 - Labor Day. (Don't forget special $3 coupon on website.
10 am Tour Great Camp Sagamore: open daily through Sept 3 (closed Labor Day)
10 am -  5 pm "Life in the Adirondack" exhibiAdirondack Experience (Adirondack Museum): Year-round residents have free admission 2nd and 4th Sundays of each month) $2-off coupon on website open 7 days a week through Oct 14.  
10 am - 4 pm Adirondack Lakes Center for the ArtsBlue Mountain Lake 
10 am - 4 pm Water Safari, Old Forge Click here for discounts
10 am - 4 pm Gallery open at the Art Center in Blue Mountain Lake 
10 am - 4 pm the Adirondack Interpretive Center's building is open Tuesday-Saturday. Trails are open from dawn to dusk every day.  
7pm Word of Life Rodeo (free)
7 pm Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts presents Shakespeare in the Park: The Merry Wives of Windsor at Prospect Point, Blue Mountain Lake
7 pm Lake Pleasant Library presents Jim Gaudet and The Railroad Boys bluegrass
Saturday – August 12, 2017 
9 am - 4 pm Long Lake Townwide Garage Sale
9 am - 5 pm VIEW Arts open daily: Adirondack National Exhibition of Watercolors on display through October
9 am -5 pm Adirondack Adventure CoursePaintball, zipline, ropes course: Adirondack River Outfitters, Old Forge
Speculator Heritage Weekend 
9:30 am - 4 pm Mccauley Mountain Scenic Chairlift, Old Forge (Open Monday through Sunday (closed Tuesday) through Labor Day then weekends through Columbus Day weekend)
9:30 am - 5 pm Garnet Mine Tours, North Creek will open June 25 - Labor Day. (Don't forget special $3 coupon on website.
10 am - 3 pm Speculator Historical Society presents Heritage Weekend at the Pavilion: vendors, activities, food, and more
Water Safari Opening Day June 14
10 am Tour Great Camp Sagamore: open daily through Sept 3 (closed Labor Day)
10 am Raquette Lake's Busiest Day: craft fair, raffles, activities and more
10 am - 5 pm  exhibiAdirondack Experience (Adirondack Museum): Year-round residents have free admission 2nd and 4th Sundays of each month) $2-off coupon on website open 7 days a week through Oct 14. 
10 am - 4 pm Adirondack Lakes Center for the ArtsBlue Mountain Lake 
10 am - 4 pm Water Safari, Old Forge Click here for discounts
10 am - 4 pm Gallery open at the Art Center in Blue Mountain Lake 
at Indian Lake Ski Hill (free concert)
10 am - 4 pm the Adirondack Interpretive Center's building is open Tuesday-Saturday. Trails are open from dawn to dusk every day.  
10 am - 2 pm Indian Lake Community Farmers Market on the Indian Lake Central School lawn, Route 28 (through Sept. 23)
noon - 4 pm North Creek Depot Museum is open for the season. (weekends only until July 1)
1 :30 pm Tour Great Camp Sagamore: open daily through Oct 9 (closed Labor Day) 
 6-8 pm Fulton Chain Gang at the Indian Lake Ski Hill (FREE)
7 pm Inlet's Summer Outdoor Concerts in Arrowhead Park: Dan Berggren
7:30 pm Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts presents The Greats Arts Cabaret at the Art Center, Blue Mountain Lake
8 pm Star Gazing off Bisby Rd with Town of Webb School former physics teacher Patrick Ferrick
Sunday - August 13, 2017 
8 am Old Forge Triathlon:1000 meter swim, 22-mile bike, 4-mile run 
9 am - 5 pm Adirondack Adventure CoursePaintball, zipline, ropes course: Adirondack River Outfitters, Old Forge
9 am - 5 pm VIEW Arts open daily: Adirondack National Exhibition of Watercolors on display through October
9:30 am - 4 pm Mccauley Mountain Scenic Chairlift, Old Forge (Open Monday through Sunday (closed Tuesday) through Labor Day then weekends through Columbus Day weekend)
Speculator Heritage Weekend
10 am - 3 pm Speculator Historical Society presents Heritage Weekend at the Pavilion: vendors, activities, food, and more
10 am -  5pm Adirondack Experience (Adirondack Museum): Year-round residents have free admission 2nd and 4th Sundays of each month) $2-off coupon on website open 7 days a week through Oct 14. 
10 am - 4 pm the Adirondack Interpretive Center's building is open Tuesday-Saturday. Trails are open from dawn to dusk every day.
10 am Tour Great Camp Sagamore: open daily through Sept 3 (closed Labor Day)
10 am - 2 pm Old Forge Home Show $5/admission to over 30 vendors: George T Hiltebrant Recreation Center 201 North St, Old Forge, NY 13420 
10 am - 4 pm Water Safari, Old Forge Click here for discounts
 11 am - 5 pm  Garnet Mine Tours, North Creek will open June 25 - Labor Day. (Don't forget special $3 coupon on website.
noon - 4 pm North Creek Depot Museum is open for the season. (weekends only until July 1)
1:30 pm Tour Great Camp Sagamore: open daily through Oct 9 (closed Labor Day) 
7 pm Old Forge Free Outdoor Live Music Series



Check Out Other Fun Activities
• Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts Kids Experience
• Thendara Golf Club is open for the season 
• Mini Golf iOld Forge or Inlet

© Diane Chase is the author of the Adirondack Family Time™ guidebook series. Adirondack Family Time™guidebooks have easy, short Adirondack family hikes for ADK kids, parents, retired, seniors, dog-owners, Adirondack swimming holes, Lake Placid Olympic activities, Adirondack trivia, Adirondack horseback rides, Adirondack snowshoe family trails and more. Look for the Adirondack family guidebooks online or bookstores/museums/sporting good stores. Diane is currently working on the next Adirondack Family Activities™ guide.

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