Weekender A&E

Crackin’ Foxy brings us a dream

SARANAC LAKE - A video by a local band promoting democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has received over 18,000 views on YouTube in just two weeks' time."Mr. Sanders, bring us a dream," sing Crackin' Foxy vocalists Sarah Curtis and Redia Spada to a jazzy re-imagining of "Mr. ...

Jamcrackers ‘Out of Context’ Saturday

SARANAC LAKE - Jamcrackers' "Out of Context" is next up on the Live at BluStage performances.The band will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at BluSeed Studios, 24 Cedar St.Jamcrackers is a well-known trio, including Dan Berggren, Dan Duggan and Peggy Lynn.They are often appreciated for their down ...

‘On the Surface: Design on Fabric’ demonstration

SARANAC LAKE - Art at the Pink House will host a free demonstration of "On the Surface: Design on Fabric" from noon to 5 p.m. at its 25 Woodruff St. location.There will also be an art opening from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16.Many fabric artists now design and embellish their very personal ...

‘On the Surface: Design on Fabric’ demonstration

SARANAC LAKE - Art at the Pink House will host a free demonstration of "On the Surface: Design on Fabric" from noon to 5 p.m. at its 25 Woodruff St. location.There will also be an art opening from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16.Many fabric artists now design and embellish their very personal ...

‘On the Surface: Design on Fabric’ demonstration

SARANAC LAKE - Art at the Pink House will host a free demonstration of "On the Surface: Design on Fabric" from noon to 5 p.m. at its 25 Woodruff St. location.There will also be an art opening from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16.Many fabric artists now design and embellish their very personal ...

Lip Sync for Sight Saturday

SARANAC LAKE - The Saranac Lake Lions Club will host a free evening of family fun, Lip Sync for Sight, from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17 at the Harrietstown Town Hall.Local elementary school children were invited to participate in a Lip Sync Battle hosted by the Saranac Lake Lions Club. ...

All musicians invited to acoustic jam session Sunday in Long Lake

LONG?LAKE?- A traditional music jam session featuring acoustic instruments will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 18 at The Adirondack Hotel.Musicians of all levels are invited to join in, and everyone is encouraged to come and listen and possibly join in the singing.Instruments typically ...

The Sheepdogs’ ‘Future Nostalgia presumes too much

When you name your record "Future Nostalgia," it had better be really, really good or really, really bad. Unfortunately for the Sheepdogs, "Future Nostalgia" is neither, falling far short of its name's intentions.Let's get one thing straight here: I want to love the Sheepdogs. The first time I ...

Going with the grain

GABRIELS - "Aunt Carla, can you move out of the way so Uncle Tom can take my picture?" asked my 8-year-old niece, Alanni Cabrera, after she found out I would document her inaugural trip through the Great Adirondack Corn Maze for posterity. "I want him to follow directly behind me so he can take ...

Downtown Trick or Treat Oct. 30

SARANAC LAKE - Each year, the Enterprise sponsors the Downtown Trick or Treat event in Saranac Lake, where local children can have fun in a safe environment.This year, since Halloween lands on a Saturday, the Downtown Trick or Treating event will be held on Friday.For safety reasons, the road ...

Brewfest ‘keeps things local’

LAKE PLACID - Nearly 1,000 people were in attendance for the fourth annual Lake Placid Brewfest held Saturday at the Olympic Center's 1932 Rink.Brewfest expanded this year to include 70 breweries, said Jon Lundin. Many of them were local, and the majority were from New York, but there was a ...

Volunteer meeting for annual Joy to the Children benefit Oct. 22

LAKE PLACID - The Lake Placid Center for the Arts invites all interested community members to a Volunteer and Envelope Stuffing Party for the 29th annual Joy to the Children Benefit.The meeting will be held at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22 in the LPCA Fine Arts Gallery.Joy to the Children 29 ...

New film on the history of Will Rogers hospital premieres Saturday

SARANAC LAKE - The history of Will Rogers Memorial Hospital is the focus of a new, 34-minute documentary film set to premiere Saturday night."Hotel Hope," produced by Jim Griebsch of Saranac Lake, pairs original footage of the hospital, now the Saranac Village at Will Rogers senior citizens ...

‘Seagull’ flies back, with vulgar child in tow

SARANAC LAKE - What do you do when the performance run of a hit play nears its end, but people still want to see it? If you're the folks at Pendragon Theatre, the answer is obvious: You give the people what they want.The company has added an additional performance of Anton Chekhov's masterpiece ...

Flaming Leaves Festival this weekend

LAKE PLACID - The Flaming Leaves Festival is an annual two-day celebration of fall at the Olympic Jumping Complex.North America's top ski jumpers compete, soaring through the air while on the ground below blues bands play and barbecue chefs grill up ribs and burgers.There will be various lawns ...

Adirondack Loon Celebration Sunday at LPCA

LAKE PLACID - Are you a loon enthusiast? Do you participate in LoonWatch each July? Do you find yourself canoeing to remote places to try to catch a glimpse of these magnificent creatures in their natural habitats? If you answered, "Yes," to any of these questions, Sunday's Adirondack Loon ...

Historic Saranac Lake presents ‘Hotel Hope’ film

SARANAC LAKE - Historic Saranac Lake has announced the release of a new film titled "Hotel Hope" about the history of Will Rogers Memorial Hospital, where tuberculosis patients from the entertainment industry came for treatment.The film will premiere at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 10 at Saranac ...

LPCA presents ‘Exhibition OnScreen: ‘Rembrandt’

LAKE PLACID - The Lake Placid Center for the Arts will present "Exhibition OnScreen: Rembrandt" at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 10.Tickets are $14 for adults and $10 for students, and are available by calling the LPCA Box Office at 518-523-2512 or online at www.lakeplacidarts.org."This brilliant, ...

Jazz virtuoso Aaron Diehl comes to Lake Placid

LAKE PLACID - The Lake Placid Center for the Arts will present jazz pianist Aaron Diehl in concert at 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 9.Tickets are $15 in advance or $20 at the door, and are available by calling the LPCA box office at 518-523-2512 or online at www.lakeplacidarts.org.This engagement of ...