Doing anything over 50 years is a long time.
The Strand Theater will bring a plethora of amazing acts to their three day fundraiser, the Monopole will light up with jazzy-funk trio Groovestick, Mister F will make the rounds hitting up Lake Placid and Plattsburgh, the Palmer Street Cafe reopens for it's new season with Blue Grass concert, International Guitar duo Loren and Mark will take the stage at Pendragon and ROTA will invite community artists to hear readings from their featured poet and also to read their own collections.
The mysterious, jaw dropping infection started spreading four years ago with unaware members of the community being caught up in the frenzy. Zombies continue to walk among us and will be bringing some friends as well during the fourth annual Zombie Walk Oct. 19.
Girl’s Night Out, the Foundation of CVPH’s annual event in recognition of breast cancer awareness month, will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 15, at the Strand Theater in downtown Plattsburgh. Shows will be held at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m., and will feature comedian and entertainer Debi Guttierez.
Joined by sister, aunt in Ellenburg for online viewing
For those here in the Gibson Brothers family who couldn’t make it to Raleigh, N.C. Thursday, Sept. 26 to see “the boys” win four International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) awards, watching the ceremony on the computer was the next best thing.
The Champlain Valley Chorus of Sweet Adelines will commemorate 45 years of harmony at a show reflectively titled “Celebrate” Oct. 19 at 7 p.m. in the newly renovated Strand Theatre. The festivities will include performances by veteran group members, including the performance of an original member.
From Plattsburgh to Lake Placid there will be music and a roller derby bout the the Ally Kats.
The final line-up for the three-day music festival “Bringing it Home For the Strand” has been announced.
Plattsburgh’s “First Weekend” committee met this week to discuss upcoming First Weekends celebrations in November and December.
FOCUS ON ENTERTAINMENT Sept. 20 - 26
There will be another opportunity for theater goers to see the Upper Jay Recovery Lounge production of Gruesome Playground Injuries with special performances at the Pendragon Theatre in Saranac Lake. For Theater goers with a flair for athletics LPCA will hold a production of "The Play About the Coach." Plattsburgh music scene will focus on the Monopole with School Bus Yellow and High Peaks band performing this weekend while the Back Porch Society will take over Smoke SIgnals in Lake Placid.
Starting off the autumn season, Conroys Organics is inviting people to celebrate Farm Fest 2013 on Sept. 21. Festivities will be held from noon to 4 p.m. at the farm located at 8173 Route 9. The event is free to attend and will have something for the entire family with a hay playground set up for kids, hay rides around the farm, and a bouncy house.
The final concert in the “Songs to Keep” concert series will be taking place Saturday, Sept. 21 at SUNY Plattsburgh’s Glitz Theater, in Hawkins Hall.
Between sets on the Plattsburgh Bluegrass Festival’s big stage Saturday, Sept. 14, Eric and Leigh Gibson stepped into a garage-like stall of Building 16 at the Clinton County Fairgrounds to give a songwriting workshop.
The Clinton County Historical Society is identifying residents who fought in the Civil War, and are at rest in area cemeteries
When the bell tolled for the war between the states, more than a thousand Clinton County men answered the call, and New York soldiers fought valiantly in some of the biggest battles of the war.
The music and entertainment scene will be bringing a mix of reggae, rap and rock/funk music to show goers. Lombardi will also light up the Depot stage for it's final performance.