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Weekender A&E

Soul Sky takes the stage at Delta Blue this weekend

LAKE PLACID - Soul Sky will take the Delta Blue stage Friday and Saturday from 9 p.m. to midnight.Soul Sky is a bluesy, jammy rock and roll band formed in late 2012 with Blues Hall of Famer Mark Emantian, Jeremy Walz, Tom Dolan, and Josh Bloomfield.It was formed out of the merger of two great ...

Oktoberfest at Whiteface

WILMINGTON - On Saturday and Sunday, the weekend-long, Bavarian-style celebration of Oktoberfest - with authentic music, dancing, food and beer - will return to the Whiteface Mountain Ski Center.From noon to 8 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, there will be fall family activities.New ...

LPCA hosts the comedy, ‘The Pianist’ Tuesday

LAKE PLACID - The Lake Placid Center for the Arts presents a highbrow piano recital turned catastrophe that the Montreal Gazette calls, " irresistibly funny," when the contemporary circus performance, "The Pianist" takes the LPCA stage at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 4.Tickets are $15 for adults and ...

Senior Harvest Dance Saturday at Will Rogers

SARANAC LAKE - Dan Duggan and Peggy Lynn will perform a Harvest Dance and concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Saranac Village at Will Rogers."Dan and Peggy combine original and traditional songs with masterful harmonies and inventive arrangements," said Will Rogers' Activities Director Debbie ...

OctoBEARfest Saturday in Long Lake

LONG LAKE - Hoss's Country Corner will host OctoBEARfest from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at 1142 Main St.This benefit festival raises funds for Randy's Patient Assistance Fund through the C.R. Wood Cancer Center at Glens Falls Hospital. This fund helps cancer patients with out-of-pocket ...

Folk music inspired by the Blue Line and beyond

LAKE PLACID - The Lake Placid Center for the Arts presents local musicians Dan Berggren and Alex Smith in "Bridging the Years."Despite their 40-year age difference, Dan and Alex are united in their passion of folk traditions and songs that grow from the mountains. The performance will take ...

‘Aerial Views and Fabrications’ opens Sunday at VIC

SARANAC LAKE - "Aerial Views and Fabrications" will open from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the Paul Smith's College Visitor Interpretive Center.The exhibit is a collaboration between aerial photographer John Griebsch and fiber artist Cris Winters. Griebsch's views from the air turn landscapes of ...

Adirondack Museum’s Fall Fest and Fiber Arts Fair Saturday

BLUE MOUNTAIN LAKE - As the colors of the surrounding mountains reach full blaze, families visiting the Adirondack Museum's annual FallFest and Fiber Arts Fair on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. are welcome to visit the museum's host of activities and demonstrations, along with a craft fair and ...

Healthy autumn desserts use up abundant fall harvest

Aaah, dessert! That sweet indulgence served after a satisfying supper. Our English word derives from the 14th century French desservir, meaning "to clear the table."Ancient civilizations enjoyed dried fruit and honey treats. At the turn of the century in Europe, fresh fruit in season or fruit ...

VIC hosts Adirondack Rural Skills and Homesteading Festival

PAUL SMITHS - The Adirondack Rural Skills and Homesteading Festival at the Paul Smith's College VIC aims to show people how to live off the land, lead a more sustainable lifestyle and how to save money in the process.This year's celebration will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, and ...

Historic Saranac Lake to commemorate Dr. Trudeau’s birthday

SARANAC LAKE - Wednesday, Oct. 5 marks Dr. E. L. Trudeau's 168th birthday.A pioneer in the fields of medicine and science, Dr. Trudeau shaped the character of Saranac Lake as a world-famous health resort for people suffering from tuberculosis. Historic Saranac Lake will be celebrating the ...

Manhattan Short Film Festival Saturday at LPCA

LAKE PLACID - Filmgoers in Lake Placid will unite with audiences in more than 250 cities spanning six continents to view and judge the work of the next generation of filmmakers from around the world when the 19th annual Manhattan Short Film Festival screens at the Lake Placid Center for the ...

OkTupperfest Saturday

TUPPER LAKE - Big Tupper will once again host the annual OkTupperfest from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday.The schedule of events is as follows:11 a.m.: Gates openNoon: Chairlift rides start (free with admission)Noon: Live music from Ben, Jay "Strange Angels"2:30 p.m.: Live music from LegendThere ...

This weekend at Delta Blue: Zip City and Gina Sicilia Band

LAKE PLACID - Delta Blue will host two bands this weekend: Zip City on Friday and the Gina Sicilia Band on Saturday.Both evenings will be from 9 to midnight.Zip City has been swinging the blues from up north since the 1990s. Noted for their hard driving Jump Blues, and Chicago Style, they ...

Paul DesLauriers Band and Anwar Khurshid Saturday at BluSeed

SARANAC LAKE - BluSeed Studios will host a collaboration of Paul DesLauriers and Anwar Khurshid -?two virtuosos coming together for a musical meeting between the Blues and Indian classical music. The result is a true "East meets West" collaboration that transcends continents and cultures.The ...

Community Performance Series kicks off Saturday

POTSDAM - Community Performance Series will present an array of artistry with its 2016-17 season.Genres in their Guest Artist Series and Meet the Arts Series include Broadway classics, folk, post-modern classical, percussion, jazz and family theatre.The 2016-17 CPS Guest Artist Series will kick ...

OkTupperfest will be held Saturday at Big Tupper

TUPPER LAKE - The annual celebration of a traditional German Oktoberfest melded with local color, OkTupperfest, is slated for this Saturday, Sept. 24, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Big Tupper Ski Area.Admission is $5 per person or $20 per vehicle.Chair lift rides are free with admission, so ...