The Central Adirondack Association is excited to announce their upcoming 2016 winter events. Old Forge’s Winter Carnival will commence with a parade down Main Street on Friday, February 5th.
February 6th & 7th, McCauley Mountain will host a range of family fun activities for every outdoor enthusiast. From skiing and snowshoeing to dining and dancing, Winter Carnival has it all. Continue reading
Craig Estep of Meschanic Station, NJ, at right, and his wife, stopped by the Town of Webb Visitor Information Center in Old Forge on Tuesday, September 15 to take possession of the 2015 Ford Mustang, the grand prize in the Central Adirondack Association’s annual Labor Day drawing held September 6th. The Esteps are pictured with CAA President Nick Bankert and events coordinator, Laurie Barkauskas. Courtesy photo
The Central Adirondack Association would like to thank everyone who came to the Old Forge lakefront and celebrated the end of another wonderful summer season on Sunday, September 6th.
Thanks to all who helped support the CAA by purchasing a raffle ticket.
The winner of the Grand Prize, a 2015 Ford Mustang, was Craig Estes of Meshanic Station, NJ with ticket # 883. Continue reading
From left, Reed and Barb Proper of Old Forge Farmers Market, Bob Card and Helen Zyma of Strand Theatre, Devin Daiker of Daiker’s Inn, Eric Schneewiess of Adirondack Dog House, Rich Chapman of Thendara Golf Club, Dave Aliasso of Walt’s Diner, and Kelly Noonan of Enchanted Forest Water Safari and Old Forge Camping Resort, also past president of the CAA.
A dinner and entertainment was provided by the Moore family, new CAA members and owners of Van Auken’s.
Among the presentations, the CAA recognized many area businesses named by the Adirondack Life Magazine 2015 Readers Poll as the Best of the Adirondacks. z
These businesses received awards in the categories indicated:
Walt’s Diner, Old Forge (Best Breakfast, Best Diner); The Tavern, Eagle Bay (Best Burger); Old Forge Camping Resort (Best Campground); Strand Theatre, Old Forge (Best Cinema); Old Forge Farmers Market (Best Farmers’ Market); Five Corners Café, Old Forge (Best Fine Dining); Thendara Golf Club (Best Golf Course); Daikers Inn, Old Forge (Best Outdoor Dining); Enchanted Forest Water Safari, Old Forge (Best Tourist Attraction); VIEW Arts Center, Old Forge (Best Arts Center); Adirondack Dog House (Best Hot Dog).
The Central Adirondack Association would like to thank everyone who came to the Annual Father’s Day Frog Jumping Contest held at the Old Forge lakefront tennis courts on Father’s Day, Sunday, June 21. Continue reading
The Central Adirondack Association will host the 18th Annual Central Adirondack Father’s Day Week-end Car Show in Old Forge on Friday and Saturday, June 19 and 20.
The event begins on Friday at 7 p.m. with a car parade down Main Street in Old Forge.
The Car Show on Saturday will be held at the George T. Hiltebrant Recreation Center on North Street from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Continue reading
The Town of Webb received word from Herkimer County that the local match required for a new shuttle bus system has been revised upward from a previous projection—doubled—and would require a renewed commitment from the town and Central Adirondack Association (CAA), according to Nick Rose, executive director of CAP-21.
CAP-21, with assistance from Town of Webb Publicity Director Mike Farmer, has been coordinating a grant application with Herkimer County. Continue reading