Volunteer Fire Department Appreciation DayShow your support for our local Volunteer Fire Departments and EMS responders! Fire equipment demonstrations, home-safety instruction, The Big Squirt, fire-hose soccer, and more. All profits will go to the Whallonsburg, Essex, Westport, Wadhams, and Willsboro fire departments. FOOD -- Grilled Whallonsburgers, hot dogs and salads.
Tickets: $10 for adults and $5 for those under 12. FREE for fire department and EMS volunteers. Additional donations for the fire departments will be accepted throughout the day.
North Country Public Radio will be bringing their "North Country At Work" project to the event. Bring photos, clippings, other mementos of people at work to be scanned and photographed.
Generously supported by the Deer’s Head Inn, Reber Rock Farm, Village Meat Market, Chez Lin & Rays Restaurant, Hub on the Hill, and the Galley Restaurant and Bar.
Music and Dance
Thursday nights at 6:30
Old-Time and Celtic Music Jam Session
Led by Jeremy Clifford. Bring your instruments and voice. All levels welcome. We've got fiddles, guitar, mandolin, bass and more.
Resilient Farms, Resilient Communities: How agriculture can help the Adirondacks respond to climate change
Public program presented by the Essex Farm Institute (EFI), all welcome. Featuring Anthony Flaccavento, farmer, author and community activist. Introduction by Kristin Kimball, EFI co-founder.
5-6:15 Northern Feast Catering Food Truck will be cooking up sweet and savory crepes.