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NOTICE (March 13, 2020) In light of the COVID-19/Coronavirus pandemic many events in the country and our community are being canceled or postponed. We will do our best to update events, but we recommend you double-check with the venue/event organizer to confirm scheduled events are taking place before attending.

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Arming the Redcoats

August 12 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 12, 2020

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
$35

How did the redcoats get their guns? How heavy was a “Brown-Bess” and is that even the right term? Get the answers to these and more questions with Fort Ticonderoga Curator Matthew Keagle in this one-of-a-kind hands-on program. After you receive training in handling artifacts, this program allows you to handle original weapons from Fort Ticonderoga’s collections. Go beyond the exhibit case to follow the evidence on the artifacts that reveal the industrial systems employed by the British military to…

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The Gossip Tour of Fort Ticonderoga

August 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 12, 2020

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
$35

Go beyond the battles to get the untold, adults-only story of life at Ticonderoga. Between the battles and wars, the men and women stationed at Ticonderoga between 1755-1781 endured scandals, hijinks, and above all…DRAMA! From unsolved crimes to stolen wives, join Fort Ticonderoga Curator Matthew Keagle for a walking tour of this salacious history.  This tour involves stairs and moderate walking around Fort Ticonderoga and is not for young audiences. Dress for the weather and wear comfortable shoes. Remember that…

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Fort Ticonderoga Guns by Night

August 13 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until August 20, 2020

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
$35

Experience the flash of musketry and roar of cannon fire by night in this unique 90-minute tour and demonstration of 18th-century guns, big and small! Explore the workings of the firelocks and cannon that armed the many garrisons of Fort Ticonderoga that influenced and shaped the importance of this strategic citadel. Learn how these great guns were used to attack and defend the fort during the French & Indian War and made it such an important prize in the American…

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Sunset Scenic Boat Cruise on Lake Champlain

August 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until September 5, 2020

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
$35

Enjoy a relaxing summer evening aboard the Carillon tour boat and revel in the region’s scenic beauty. Toast to the King’s health with a complimentary cocktail of soldiers’ rum punch as you discover Ticonderoga’s rich maritime history. Let stories of armed schooners to Prohibition-era rum runners fire your imagination during your trip on Lake Champlain in this 1920s-style vessel. A selection of beer, wine, soft drinks, snacks, and signature cocktails, featuring Stonecutters Spirits are available for purchase! Dress for the…

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Essex Community Church Sunday Service

August 16 @ 10:15 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:15 am on Sunday, repeating indefinitely

Essex Community Church, 2306 Main Street
Essex, NY 12936 United States
Free

In the spirit of fellowship and community that defines us, we welcome everyone who wants to celebrate and explore the spirit of Christian life, in word, in song, and in life. Please join us for coffee and refreshments after service.

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Essex Inn Sunday Barbecue

August 16 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until September 27, 2020

Essex Inn on the Adirondack Coast, 2297 Main Street
Essex, NY 12936 United States
Free

The Essex Inn Sunday Barbecue Series is a special opportunity to enjoy food, drinks, shopping and hear some great live music.  The barbecue is held on the back lawn of The Essex Inn.  There are tables set up and plenty of room for socially distanced, picnic-style dining.  Music usually starts up around 5PM.  The last few weekends have featured the musical talents of our own Eric O’Hara.  Lucky for us, Eric is currently on break from touring with The Gibson…

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Essex Community Suppers

August 16 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until December 6, 2020

Essex Ice Cream Cafe, 2134 Lakeshore Road
Essex, NY 12936 United States

Join us for Community Supper — All are Welcome!  Sundays, 4-6PM  Free farm-to-table suppers — take-out style  At the Essex Ice Cream Cafe

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Essex Yoga Club

August 17 @ 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Monday, repeating indefinitely

St. John’s Church, 4 Church Street
Essex, NY 12993 United States
Free

The Essex Yoga Club meets every Monday at 5:30 pm at St. John's Church. Free, open to all. Note: It is a club, people who want to practice together, there is no teacher who leads or instructs.

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Fort Ticonderoga Guns by Night

August 20 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until August 20, 2020

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
$35

Experience the flash of musketry and roar of cannon fire by night in this unique 90-minute tour and demonstration of 18th-century guns, big and small! Explore the workings of the firelocks and cannon that armed the many garrisons of Fort Ticonderoga that influenced and shaped the importance of this strategic citadel. Learn how these great guns were used to attack and defend the fort during the French & Indian War and made it such an important prize in the American…

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Sunset Scenic Boat Cruise on Lake Champlain

August 22 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until September 5, 2020

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
$35

Enjoy a relaxing summer evening aboard the Carillon tour boat and revel in the region’s scenic beauty. Toast to the King’s health with a complimentary cocktail of soldiers’ rum punch as you discover Ticonderoga’s rich maritime history. Let stories of armed schooners to Prohibition-era rum runners fire your imagination during your trip on Lake Champlain in this 1920s-style vessel. A selection of beer, wine, soft drinks, snacks, and signature cocktails, featuring Stonecutters Spirits are available for purchase! Dress for the…

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