Five Things Friday event calendar – July 29

Happy Friday!

Out and About

1. Classic Car Show & Craft Show

When: 9 a.m. Saturday
Where: Throughout Chaumont
What: Includes more than 80 classic cars, an indoor auction, bake sale, petting zoo and face painting.
Cost: Free admission

Friday & Saturday / Chaumont

2. Day on the Farm

When: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday
Where: Windsong Dairy, 20981 Fassett Road, Adams Center
What: Includes guided tours, family fun center and free samples
Cost: Contact for prices

Saturday / Adams Center

3. Annual War of 1812 Living History Weekend

When: All day Saturday and Sunday
Where: Sackets Harbor Battlefield State Historic Site, 504 W. Main St., Sackets Harbor
What: Includes living history demonstrations and military tacticals.
Cost: Free

Saturday & Sunday / Sackets Harbor

4. NYSOTFA Annual Fiddlers' Picnic Festival

When: All Weekend
Where: North American Fiddler’s Hall of Fame & Museum, 1121 Comins Road, Osceola
What: Includes fiddle and guitar workshops, a jam session and features Canadian Favorites Ivan and Vivian Hicks
Cost: Contact for prices
INFO: 599-7009 or

All Weekend / Osceola

5. AmeriCU Syracuse Arts and Crafts Festival

When: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
Where: Columbus Circle, East Onondaga Street, Syracuse
What: The show features more than 160 artists representing 30 states and Canada. It includes art and craft exhibits and enjoy a wide variety of music, multi-cultural performances, summer refreshments, and participatory activities.
Cost: Free Admission
INFO: 422-8284 or

All Weekend / Syracuse

Art Exhibits

1. The Friday Show

When: 5 to 7 p.m. Friday
Where: Breakwater Gallery, 263 E. Broadway St., Cape Vincent
What: Featuring Dianne Burpee, “Northern Respite,” who works in oil and in watercolor
Cost: Free
INFO: 654-4750 or

Friday / Cape Vincent

2. Central New York Watercolor Society Signature Show

When: All day Friday
Where: View, 3273 State Route 28, Old Forge
What: From Albany to Buffalo and beyond, Central New York Watercolor Society (CNYWS) members encourage the study of watercolors and foster awareness through exhibitions and education. The works of this exhibit represent the Society’s Signature members.
Cost: Contact for prices
INFO: 369-6411 or

Friday / Old Forge

3. Art in Action in Clayton

When: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday
Where: Fibonacci 321, 321 James Street, Clayton
What: During the month of July, Fibonacci 321 artists and guests will be doing on-site demonstrations each Monday, Wednesday and Friday, from 11am-2pm. The “action” will take place in front of the gallery, or inside if the weather is poor.
Cost: Contact for prices
INFO: 686-7069 or

Friday / Clayton

4. 21st Dingman Point Open Art Studio Tour

When: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
Where: Galleries throughout Alexandria Bay
What: Meet artists and tour galleries, studios and workshops
INFO: 482-5954

Saturday & Sunday / Alexandria Bay

5. 2016 Members' Juried Art Exhibit at Remington Art Museum

When: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday
Where: Frederic Remington Art Museum, 303 Washington Street, Ogdensburg
What: This year’s exhibit has brought submissions from 66 artists, both long time members and new ones. This exhibit is centered around the theme of water.
Cost: Free
INFO: 393-2425 or

All Weekend / Ogdensburg


1. Cape Vincent Summer Concet Series

When: 6:30 p.m. Friday
Where: Village Green, Broadway Street, Cape Vincent
What: Featuring Bob Hicks
Cost: Free
INFO: 654-2481

Friday / Cape Vincent

2. Northbound in Concert

When: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday
Where: Old Town Hall, Main St., Waddington
What: Live music
Cost: Contact for prices
INFO: 388-5585 or

Friday / Waddington

3. Alex Bay Summer Concert Series

When: 8 p.m. Saturday
Where: Bonnie Castle Resort, 31 Holland St., Alexandria Bay
What: Get the Led Out, The American Led Zeppelin
Cost: Contact for prices

Saturday / Alexandria Bay

4. 10th Mountain Division Band

When: 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday
Where: Sackets Harbor Visitors Center Gazebo, 301 Main St., Sackets Harbor
What: 10th Mountain Division Band concert
Cost: Contact for prices
INFO: 783-8910 or

Sunday / Sackets Harbor

5. Live Music by Kids Again

When: 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday
Where: Old Forge Lakefront, Lakeview Avenue, Old Forge
What: The Summer Concert Series in Old Forge offers free concerts every Sunday at 7pm through Sept 3, 2016. Rain location is Hiltebrant Pavilion on North Street.
Cost: Free
INFO: 369-6983 or

Sunday / Old Forge


1. 6th Annual Benefit Fishing Derby on the Black River

When: Daybreak to 3 p.m. Friday
Where: Black River, Black River, Lyons Falls to Carthage
What: Pre-register at Mud Puppy Bait Shop
Cost: Adults, $15; children, $5
INFO: 376-3047 or 408-9765

Saturday / Black River

2. 14th Annual Run for the River 5k/10k

When: 7:30 a.m. Saturday
Where: Through downtown Clayton and along waterfront
What: Benefits Save the River’s advocacy, education and research programs
Cost: Contact for prices
INFO: 686-2010 or

Saturday / Clayton

3. Cubby Classic

When: 7:30 a.m. Saturday
Where: Carlowden Country Club, 4105 Carlowden Road, Carthage
What: Benefits Copenhagen Fire Department
Cost: $50
INFO: 493-0624 or

Saturday / Carthage

4. 4th Annual Shootin' Trap for Trips

When: 8 a.m. Saturday
Where: Carthage Rod & Gun Club, 4500 Cold Spring Park Road, Carthage
What: 50 bird shoot. Ages 12 and older
Cost: $25; additional to shoot on a team, $5
INFO: 783-8935

Saturday / Carthage

5. Ives Park Concert Series MiniGolf Tournament

When: 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday
Where: SwingTime Mini Golf, 7065 State Route 11, Potsdam
What: Prizes will be awarded for best overall score, most holes in 1, best musically themed team name, and most interesting uniform. Half of all proceeds support the Ives Park Concert Series.
Cost: $20 per pair
INFO: 274-0217 or

Sunday / Potsdam


1. Clue: The Musical

When: 7:30 p.m. Friday
Where: Bruce M. Wright Memorial Conference Center, 1291 Faichney Drive, Watertown
What: Live performance
Cost: $15; seniors and military, $12; children 12 and younger, $10

Friday / Watertown

2. 'Evita'

When: 2 to 5:30 p.m. Friday
Where: The Central New York Playhouse, Shoppingtown Mall 3649 Erie Blvd. E., Syracuse
What: Argentina’s controversial First Lady is the subject of this musical. As an illegitimate fifteen year old, Eva escaped her dirt-poor existence for the bright lights of Buenos Aires.
Cost: Contact for prices
INFO: 885-8960 or

Friday / Syracuse

3. Ring of Fire

When: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday
Where: SUNY Potsdam Performing Arts Center, 44 Pierrepont Ave., Potsdam
What: From the iconic songbook of Johnny Cash, this unique jukebox musical tells a story of love and faith, struggle and success, rowdiness and redemption, and home and family
Cost: $15 to $25
INFO: 267-2277 or

Friday / Potsdam

4. Aladdin When: 6:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday
Where: Clayton Opera House, 405 Riverside Drive, Clayton
What: Live performance
Cost: $3

Friday & Saturday / Clayton

5. Cabaret, the Musical

When: 8 to 10:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday
Where: The Oncenter Civic Center Theaters, 421 Montgomery St., Syracuse
What: Cabaret is set during the rise of the Nazi party in 1931. A Berlin cabaret hosts the romance of Sally Bowles (Sara Weiler), a nightclub performer, and Cliff Bradshaw (CJ Roche), an American writer. An ever-present Master of Ceremonies and his troupe of dancers showcase bawdy entertainments amidst the bleakness of pre-war Germany with the songs “Money”, “Maybe This Time” and “Cabaret”.
Cost: $30
INFO: 435-2121 or

All Weekend / Syracuse