It's the parade that's known around the world -- from Australia to Israel to the United Kingdom -- and it all takes place right here in Schroon! The Chamber of Commerce has released their official guide to get you jazzed. What are you most looking forward to seeing? Tell us in comments!
Here it is folks! The official July 4th, 2017 Schedule of Events! From Tammy Whitty-Brown:
THIS CELEBRATION WILL BE HELD ON TUESDAY, JULY 4th 2017
The Schroon Lake 4th of July Celebration Committee, Chamber of Commerce and the Town of Schroon is excited to present our 63rd Annual 4th of July Celebrations! Events are happening through out the village ALL DAY LONG
8am - Patriotic Path 5k Adult Run & 1 Mile Kid Fun Run presented by Schroon Lake Class of 2018
9am - 8pm - Adirondack Baskets Raffle at Schroon Lake Chamber of Commerce Office on Main St. - Sponsored by Schroon Lake Chamber of Commerce. Winners
9am - 3pm Arts & Crafts Expo with many local Arts and Crafts Vendors @ Schroon Lake Town Hall.
10:30am - 11:30am "Fabulous Marking Time" Band w/ LIVE MUSIC @ Beach Area.
11am - Till Sold Out -37th Annual Chicken Barbeque @ The Schroon Lake Community Church located on Main St. - 1/2 Chicken Dinner.
11am - 9pm "Bounce Around" - Fun Activities for children of all ages @ Town Park by Beach Area.
11am - 9pm "Art Bucket" - Air Brush Tattoos, Face Painting, & Hair Braiding.
11am - 9pm Lions Club Food Tent @ Beach Area
11:30am -1pm "T&T" Band @ Beach Area
1pm -1:30pm "Native American Storytelling & Song" a family friendly and fun program featuring Matoaka Little Eagle.
1:30pm - 3pm "Dogtown Cadillac" Band @ Beach Area.
3pm -3:30pm "Native American Storytelling & Song" a family friendly and fun program featuring Matoaka Little Eagle.
3:30pm - 5:30pm "Gregson Brothers Band" - Band @ Beach
4pm-6pm Live Music on porch of SL Community Church, Main St. - Sue Calkin on keyboard & vocal.
5pm - 5:45pm Mini Concert - "Scotia/Glenville Pipe Band" at the Fountain In the Park
6:00pm ANNUAL PARADE - Hoffman Rd., up Main St., down Fowler Ave., onto Leland Ave. to Town Park.
The parade will be announced by Paul Bubar & Cody Sargent of Word of Life, at the Schroon Lake Community Church porch-Main St.
DUSK- Patriotic Music Concert by Word of Life Collegians & Seagle Music Colony @ Town Beach
DARK - GALA FIRE WORKS DISPLAY above Schroon Lake!
We hope that everyone comes out and spend the day celebrating the 4th of July, 2017.
For more information or any questions please contact the Schroon Lake Chamber of Commerce at 518-532-7675 or email firstname.lastname@example.org