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  |   February 22, 2017   |   Posted by admin   |   Comments Off on The Oldies Show Comes to Long Lake, NY
The Town of Long Lake welcomes The Oldies Show on Saturday, March 4th at 7:30pm at the Long Lake Town Hall 1204 Main Street Long Lake. Tickets are $10 for Adults, $5 for kids and Students at Long Lake Central School are free. Do not miss this highly energetic throwback to an era of fun music. Get your dancing shoes on and get ready for some real classic entertainment! The Oldies Show is an nine piece show band that plays all the greatest hits of the 50s, 60s and 70s. Featuring three outstanding vocal frontmen, a dynamic rhythm section and world class instrumental soloists, The Oldies Show is made up of music industry veterans, many of whom have shared the stage with a number of the artists they so authentically recreate. The Oldies Show has opened for rock and roll legends Lou Christy, Kenny Vance, The Drifters, Sonny Terry and performed as part of The Golden Oldies Specular at the world renowned Proctors Theater. The Oldies Show Plays Long Lake, NY on Saturday, March 4th at 7:30pm. Tix only $10! For the best in solid gold and classic rock and roll for your concert venue, night club or special even ... Read more
  |   February 15, 2017   |   Posted by admin   |   Comments Off on Raquette Lake Winter Carnival Weekend Feb 17th – Feb 19th
The Raquette Lake Winter Carnival will kick off Friday Night, February 17th at the Raquette Lake Fire Hall at 5p.m. with pot luck dinner and pitch tournament. The pot luck is free if you bring a dish to share or $10 per person. On Saturday, February 18th youth activities start at 11am . Games include a sack race, sledding, tire obstacle, balloon chase, and tug-of-war. At noon there will be a Ladies Frying Pan Toss with cash prizes of $75, $50, $25. The Team Ice Golf Competition will be held throughout the day for teams with cash prizes of $75, $50, $25. Ladies Frying Pan Toss Registration for events will take place at the Raquette Lake Library. Round out the day by warming up at the bonfire and the annual tug-o-war. At 2p.m. Magician Chris and Pete of Chris and Pete Amusements will perform in the Raquette Lake Library. The show is free. Fireworks are slated for 7pm. Showcase will be weather dependent. Check www.facebook.com/raquettelake for schedule updates or last minute cancelations. On Sunday, February 19th, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. the Raquette Lake Ladies Auxiliary sponsor a $10 all you can eat Pan ... Read more
  |   February 9, 2017   |   Posted by admin   |   Comments Off on Year Round Living – in her own words, by Nancy Halter
This post is contributed by Nancy Halter, one of Long Lake’s newest “year-round” residents. She’s been living here in the summers and just this past season she and her husband, Dave, have made Long Lake their permanent home. They are embracing the community and this webmaster asked Nancy if she would be willing to share her experiences with everyone. This is Nancy’s Long Lake story.. in her own words! Nancy wins first place for the Cycle Adirondacks Decorate a Bear contest. Left to Right, Peggy Wadecki, Dave Halter, Nancy Halter My first introduction to Long Lake was camping at Lake Eaton Campground, a place where my husband Dave, had spent every summer of his childhood. While camping there one summer, we met some friendly locals, Jeff and Cindy Rutherford, and heard about land for sale on Beecher Park Road, right on Lake Eaton. Talk about being in the right place at the right time! Long story short, we were fortunate to be able to purchase the land and build our dream retirement/summer home. While still living and working in New Jersey Dave and I would come up to Long La ... Read more
  |   January 3, 2017   |   Posted by admin   |   Comments Off on Long Lake Winter Carnival 2017
Long Lake, NY Winter Carnival is Fun for All Ages and it's FREE!
On Saturday, January 14th at noon, the Long Lake Winter Carnival will be held at Mt. Sabattis Recreation Center in Long Lake, NY located at 6 Pavilion Way off of Deerland Road, NYS Route 30. Events begin with a bonfire, coronation of the King and Queen. Look for the Cardboard Sled Parade starting at 1pm. Cash Prizes will be awarded for Best In Show 1st, 2nd & 3rd and Best Team Spirit, 1st, 2nd & 3rd. Sleds can be made with cardboard, paint, wax and tape only. Categories are broken up by age group and teams. Other events throughout the day include a Wackiest Hat Contest, Town-Wide Photo, Men’s Feats of Strength, the Ladies Frying Pan Toss, Broomball and Fireworks at 6:30pm. Long Lake, NY Winter Carnival is Fun for All Ages and it’s FREE! Schedule of Events – All times subject to change without notice and to keep people safe. Free ice skating day long. The Long Lake Fire Department will provide hot food, hot chocolate, popcorn and snacks. This event happens snow, rain or shine. Revised Schedule of Events 12:00pm Winter Carnival Kick off and registration opens. 12:15pm Coronatio ... Read more
  |   December 30, 2016   |   Posted by admin   |   Comments Off on New Years Weekend is Here!
Snowmobiliers on Uncas Road in Raquette Lake
It’s snowing, it’s snowing! Winter has arrived! Long Lake and Raquette Lake boasting over 70 miles of snowmobile trails. Conditions are good in Raquette Lake. Long Lake has opened and reports fair conditions. All trails have been cleared of debris, but use caution, wind and blowing snow tend to invite hidden hazards in the trail. Call 624.3077 if you see any! Snowmobiliers on Uncas Road in Raquette Lake For updated trail conditions check out this link. For Long Lake Raquette Lake Trail Conditions Bookmark this page. It is updated as trail conditions change. Long Lake Raquette Lake Snowmobile Trail Conditions Other goings on in Long Lake and Raquette Lake for December 30th – Jan 2nd. Long Lake Geiger Ice Skating Rink is open daily from 1pm – 5pm, 6pm – 10pm. Offers free ice skating and sledding hill and warm up shack. 6 Pavilion Way, Long Lake, NY 12847 518.624.3031 NEW YEARS EVE Celebrate New Years Eve in Long Lake NY! Adirondack Hotel & Long Lake Diner both offering delicious meal options. Long Lake Diner New Years Eve Menu Adirondack Hotel New Years Eve Menu ... Read more
  |   December 13, 2016   |   Posted by admin   |   Comments Off on Winter Birding Weekend Announced in Long Lake, NY
Winter Birding event in Long Lake, NY January 28th - 29th, 2017
Winter Birding Weekend in Long Lake! Saturday & Sunday, January 28-29, 2017 Enjoy a weekend of birding events in the Central Adirondacks this winter! Events will include field trips, a presentation, and social dinner. Participants will look for winter “irruptive” species such as Common and Hoary Redpolls and Pine Siskins, along with year-round boreal residents such as Black-backed Woodpeckers, Gray Jays, and Boreal Chickadees. Winter Birding event in Long Lake, NY January 28th – 29th, 2017 Joan Collins will lead field trips on both days. The main field trip will take place on Sunday, January 29, 2017 beginning at 8 a.m. There will be an optional field trip on Saturday, January 28, 2017 for those who arrive early. This trip will also begin at 8 a.m. (In the event of inclement weather on Sunday, the Saturday trip will become the main field trip.) The meeting location for both field trips is the Geiger Arena parking area (across from the Long Lake Post Office). Participants can car-pool to reduce the number of cars in our train! Saturday afternoon at 4 p.m., Joan Collins will present “W ... Read more
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