Recreation Programs: For additional information on any recreation program please call Jackie at 315-399-0748
Ongoing Adult Pilates Mat Class - Please call 315-399-0748 for dates/times. Pre-registration is required. FREE
Ongoing Adult Kettleball Class - Please call 315-399-0748 for dates/times. Pre-registration is required. FREE
Ongoing Co-ed Adult Basketball - Mondays & Wednesdays 8:15pm-10:15pm at Park Ave. Pre-registration is required. 19yr of age & older. FREE
Ongoing Co-ed Adult Pickleball - Every Monday & Wednesday starting at 6pm. Call for location.. Please call 315-399-0748 for registration. FREE
Ongoing Walk-in COVID-19 Vaccination POD - 1pm - 5pm every other Friday at the Farmer's Market. No appointments necessary. Both the Johnson & Johnson & Pfizer vaccines will be available. Tentative dates: 7/30, 8/13, 8/27, 9/10, 9/24, 10/8. Sponsored by the Upstate Family Health Center, MVHS, & COCVA Corps.
Ongoing Mission Boutique - Gently used clothing and housewares at the former Thrift Shop at Niccolls Memorial Church in Old Forge. Open Wednesdays 10am - 12 Noon, Fridays 10 am - 12 Noon, and Saturdays 10am - 12 Noon.
Ongoing Old Forge Social Service Outreach & Health Insurance Sign-up - 10AM-2PM at the Town Offices. Need Health Insurance or Social Service assistance? Certified NYS Navigators are available to help you enroll through the NY State Health Marketplace the last Thursday of each month in the Town of Webb Board Room at the Visitor Information Center in Old Forge. They will also be available to help with Temporary Assistance, SNAP Benefits, Medicaid, Home Energy Assistance (HEAP) and Child Support and Day Care Services referral. Call 315-369-6799 for additional information or Click here for a list of dates and services.
Ongoing Morning Yoga - Yoga is now offered as a 10 session punch card. You can go to whichever 10 sessions you choose to attend. You can now also go online and sign up. Yoga has been shown to increase muscle strength, maintain bone integrity, and improve balance, coordination, and mobility. These gentle, therapeutic classes are open to anybody and any age. No Restriction needed. Yoga classes are held Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 8:30 am, and evening classes are offered on Monday and Wednesday starting at 5:30 pm. Cost for 10 sessions is $100/$70 members. For additional information, please visit www.viewarts.org
Wed Sept 1 Concert in the Courtyard with Rebecca Miner Trio - 5pm - 6:30pm at VIEW. Join us under the tent for View's weekly Concerts in the Courtyard Series every Wednesday through Sept. 8, 2021 This event is free to the public but donations will be appreciated so we may have more free events in the future. If you would like to bring your own chair or blanket, please do so. Some chairs will be provided. Cash bar of wine, beer, and other spirits as well as sodas will be available for you to purchase. For additional information please visit www.ViewArts.org
Sat Sept 4 Annual Fire Tower Lighting - 9 - 9:30pm (rain date Sunday, Sept 5). Bald Mountain, Stillwater and Woodhull Fire Towers are participating. For additional information, questions or to include a tower not listed, please contact Laurie Rankin, Director New York State Chapter Forest Fire Lookout Association at email@example.com
Sun Sept 5 CAP-PY Duck Derby – 12:30pm at Moose River bridge by the Old Forge Visitor Information Center. Tickets sold all summer long at the Old Forge Farmers Market on Fridays and every day at the Old Forge Visitor Center. Tickets are $5.00 each or a flock of 5 tickets for $20.00. The first 18 ducks in the “Duck Plucker” will win awesome prizes donated by our very generous business owners!
Sun Sept 5 Labor Day Weekend Celebration - Music, Automobile Raffle & Fireworks over the Old Forge Pond. Please call 315-369-6983 for additional information.
Wed Sept 8 Concert in the Courtyard with The Cadleys - 5pm - 6:30pm at VIEW. Join us under the tent for View's weekly Concerts in the Courtyard Series every Wednesday through Sept. 8, 2021 This event is free to the public but donations will be appreciated so we may have more free events in the future. If you would like to bring your own chair or blanket, please do so. Some chairs will be provided. Cash bar of wine, beer, and other spirits as well as sodas will be available for you to purchase. For additional information please visit www.ViewArts.org
Thurs Sept 9 - Sat Sept 11 Old Forge Marathon Weekend - Run the beautiful Adirondack Park this fall -- LIVE! Choose from the full or half marathon, 10K, 5K, or push yourself with the ADKrazy and Loon Challenge. Want to switch it up? Grab your paddle & bike for the Ki-Tri or just your bike for the Gravel Grinder! For additional information and to sign-up visit https://runsignup.com/oldforge
Fri Sept 10 - Sun Sept 12 90 Miler Adirondack Canoe Classic - The Adirondack Canoe Classic — known as the 90-Miler — is an Adirondack tradition dating back over three decades. The annual event, which takes place over three days in September, takes paddlers from Old Forge, NY, to Saranac Lake, NY, the first 90 miles of the Northern Forest Canoe Trail. Online registration will be open July 1-15. We encourage you to add your contact info to our 90-Miler mailing list by sending us a message to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you’re unable to register online, send your name and address to us, and we’ll mail a paper registration form to you. Please note that neither method of registration increases your likelihood of getting a spot in the event. (NFCT will host the 90-Miler with guidance and permits from state and local officials, in accordance with all New York State COVID protocols.) For additional information please visit northernforestcanoetrail.org/adirondack90miler/
Sat Sept 11 Trio Kisosen Encore - 7:30pm at VIEW. Back by popular demand, Trio Kisosen will offer up an evening of passionate trios, from romantic Europe to the tangos of Argentina. Come and join us for this intimate evening of virtuosic chamber music. The trio of piano, Cello, and violin offers years of internationally recognized performances in renowned venues such as Carnegie Hall, Merkin Hall, Philharmonie Kammermusiksaal of Berlin, and les Invalides, Paris. All Yale School of Music graduates. $30/$20 members. Visit www.ViewArts.org for more information and to purchase tickets.
Sun Sept 12 There's No Business Like Show Business - Music of Irving Berlin - 3pm at VIEW. Featuring some of his greatest tunes like: Always, A Pretty Girl is Like A Melody, Anything You Can Do, I Can do Better, God Bless America, Sisters and a many more! Seagle Festival brings you another wonderful revue of great music from one of America’s most prolific composers. Seagle Festival is the premier opera and musical theater producing organization in the Adirondack region of upstate New York, as well as the oldest summer vocal training program in the United States. $30/$20 members. Visit www.ViewArts.org for more information and to purchase tickets.
Fri - Sun Sept 17 - 19 Firefighters Drill School - Sponsored by the Old Forge Fire Department.
Sun Sept 19 Big Bucks Drawing - Sponsored by the Old Forge Fire Departme
Sat & Sun Oct 2 & 3 Adirondack Mountain Bike Festival - The 2021 festival will be October 2nd and 3rd at McCauley Mountain, and is hosted by AFTA, Central Adirondack Association. Growler Bike, Fulton Chain Craft brewery, North Country Market, Bomb Fires and more. Plus there will be new trails that AFTA (Adirondack Foothill Trail Alliance) is working on now. If you would like to be a vendor, please call Laurie at 315-369-6983. We can't wait to see everyone this year. Will be updating with more details ASAP. For additional information please visit www.adirondackmountainbikefestival.com
Mon Nov 15 Preaseason Snowmobile Permit Sale Ends - Purchase your permit early and take advantage of preseason rates. For additional information or to purchase your permit please visit www.SnowmobileOldForgeNY.com
Fri - Sun Nov 26 - 28 Adirondack Christmas on Main Street - Area clubs, civic groups and businesses have planned an unforgettable family experience. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be in town and families will be treated to old fashioned horse-drawn wagon rides, tree lighting, a light parade, face painting, Zoo Mobile, pictures with Santa and Mrs. Claus, Candy Cane Hunt, Reindeer Fun Run and more! All free of charge! Additional venues are also available for your enjoyment. Including the Santa Express Train, holiday arts and crafts at View and Ace Hardware. Keep your antlers on from the Reindeer Run, the fun doesn't stop there -- wear your antlers into the special holiday 2pm matinee at the Strand Theater and receive a free small popcorn and 1/2 price matinee .
Fri - Sun Dec 10 - 12 Snodeo - The Annual SNODEO will kick-off snowmobile season at the Hiltebrant Recreation Center Pavilion in Old Forge. All four manufacturers will have the 2020 snowmobile models on display. During the weekend, you will find there's so much to do for the entire family. For more information please call (315) 369-6983 or visit www.Snodeo.com
Sat Dec 11 Youth Snowmobile Safety Course - Inlet Fire Hall. Pre-registration required. Registration opens on November 29. Space limited and no walk-ins will be accepted. Call Sharon Bartel at 315-369-2347.