Raquette Lake celebrates the fourth with a breath-taking fireworks display from the barge in the middle of the lake. This display can be seen from town, the boat, and all around camps and lodgings on the lake.
For fun eats check out Tony Harper’s Pizza and Clam Shack, now open for the season, the Tap Room and the W.W. Durant.
RL Navigation has a special 4th of July dinner menu with boarding at 4:30pm and cruising from 5:30pm – 8:30pm. Call 315.354.4581 for reservations!
If you want a great view of the fireworks, board the Durant at 9:30pm for $2 for the best view of the fireworks, happening at 9:45pm.
The temps look to be hot to get yourself in the lake. Boat rentals available from Burke’s Marine and Bird’s Marina. Be sure to get yourself the best seat on the lake!
Join the Town of Long Lake in celebrating the Fourth of July with our annual celebration festivities. The day is full of family friendly activities starting with the Fourth of July games in the morning, food, snacks, swimming and fun in the afternoon and a free concert with Grit n Grace. End the night with the best fireworks showcase in the Adirondacks.
From 10 a.m until Noon, join us at the Long Lake Town Ball Field for games for all ages. Classic favorites include a relay for the youngest, as well as balloon races, sack races, egg toss and a three-legged race. Children will have a great time competing for prizes and, with over 1,000 prizes to choose from, children will want to join in the activities again and again. Games for the youngest set, five and under start promptly at 10 a.m. with a scavenger hunt and a fun relay. Games for the older set start immediately following and include everything from sack races, three-legged races, hula hoop competition and the venerable egg toss. Everyone goes home a winner.
Starting at 4pm the fun continues at the Long Lake Town Beach. Support the Long Lake Fire Department and enjoy a feast of sausage and peppers, and hot dogs. Penelope the Clown returns to the Town Beach Gazebo and will be doing face painting and balloon animals all for free! For dessert on some kettle corn from North Country Kettle Corn!
Finish out the evening dancing until dark with live music from country band Grit n Grace, from central NY, starting at 6:30 p.m. Their blend of modern country, rock, hits and dance music will have everyone celebrating. The evening concluded with the best fireworks in the Adirondacks at dusk. Fireworks can be seen from the beach, boat, or the Mt. Sabattis Pavilion. We look forward to seeing you there!