2011 Schedule of Events

 

Saturday, Sept. 3

Noon  Dewey’s Tavern Memorial, Route 276 and Prospect Hill Rd. Champlain, NY

Sunday, Sept. 4

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm  Battle of Plattsburgh Commemoration Local Band Revue/Ceilidh

(Back Porch Band 1 pm, Charlie Stone & Split Rock 2:30 pm, Lita Kelly & Joan Crane 4 pm) Stafford Theater, Clinton Community College

Monday, Sept. 5

War of  1812 Interpretive Trail Dedications at noon & 1:00 pm in Beekmantown; 3:00 pm at Halsey’s Corners; 5:00 pm at KDH in Plattsburgh

11:45 am  March from Beekmantown School to Culver Hill

1:00 pm  Culver Hill Memorial, on Route 22,  2 miles north of the intersection with Route 374

3:00 pm  Halsey’s Corners Memorial at the corner of Beekman St. and Boynton Ave

7:00 pm  Patrick Fitzsimmons, Trinity Episcopal Church

Tuesday, Sept. 6

7:00 pm  Woods Tea Company, Trinity Episcopal Church

Wednesday, Sept. 7

7:00 pm  Will Patton Ensemble, Stafford Theater, Clinton Community College

Thursday, Sept. 8

5:00 pm  Riverside Cemetery Memorial, Riverside Cemetery

Two-part concert

7:30 pm  Mosaic, choral group sings Broadway favorites, Stafford Middle School

8:30 pm  U.S. Navy Dixieland Band, Stafford Middle School

Friday, Sept. 9

10:00 am  Dedication of USS Saratoga memorial monument at Plattsburgh Barracks Veteran’s Park, U.S. Oval

11:30 am  US Navy Band Northeast’s Dixieland Group, Clinton Community College, Main Lobby, 2nd floor

2:00 am  US Navy Band Northeast’s Dixieland Group, Meadowbrook Healthcare, 154 Prospect Ave.

4:00 - 8:00 pm  Macdonough Monument open for self- guided tours

4:00 pm  Cannonball Run, preregistration, Trinity Park

4:00 - 11:00 pm  Israel Green Tavern, vintage dining and entertainment.  18 Trinity Place (behind City Hall)

4:30 - 6:00 pm  Roy Hurd, Israel Green Tavern

5:00 pm  Eliza Mooers Historic District Walking Tour, Melissa Bistor-Cross. Macdonough Monument

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm  History’s Strangest Conflict Donald Graves, speaker:  War of 1812 Museum, 31 Washington Road, Old Base

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm  Women’s Experiences in the War of 1812 Dianne Graves, speaker.  War of 1812 Museum, 31 Washington Road, Old Base

7:00 pm  Gratto Family Jugglers & Stilt Walkers. Trinity Park

7:00 pm  Beartracks, City Hall Steps

8:00 pm  Intermission US Navy Band Northeast’s Dixieland Group, City Hall Steps

9 :00 -11:00 pm  The Bluenote Dixie Band, Israel Green Tavern

9:30 pm  Rocket’s Red Glare Fireworks,  Macdonough Monument

Saturday, Sept. 10

8:00 am  Cannonball Run, registration: Old Base Oval

9:00 am  Cannonball Run, Old Base Oval. 5 & 10K Fun Run - $25.00, 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk

9:00 am - 11 am  Plattsburgh Memorial Chapel, U.S. Oval

9:00 am - 2:00 pm  Farmer’s Market, Durkee St

9:00 am - 3:00 pm  Plucky Rooster contest display. Trinity Park

10:00 am 1814  Battle Re-enactment, behind the Beekmantown Town Hall

10:00 am  Saratoga replica, demonstration, Champlain Monument

10:00 am  Artillery Demonstration, Kent-Delord House Msueum

10:00 am - 1:00 pm  Boy Scout BOP Stamp Cancellation, Trinity Park

10:00 am - 4:00 pm  Boy Scout Booth Cachet, Trinity Park

10:00 am - 5:00 pm  Boy Scout Historic Trail, starts at Trinity Park

10:00 am - 4:00 pm Kent-Delord House Museum, 1814  Military Encampment on museum grounds.  Closed during parade. 17 Cumberland Ave

10:00 am - 4:00 pm Battle of Plattsburgh Association, War of 1812 Museum, 31 Washington Rd., Old Base Museum Campus

10:00 am - 4:00 pm Battle of Plattsburgh Interpretive Film, continuous showing:  Aiken’s Volunteers film shown at noon and 2 pm.  31 Washington Rd., Old Base Museum Campus

10:00 am - 4:00 pm  Champlain Valley Transportation Museum, 12 Museum Way, Old Base Museum Campus

10:00 am - 4:00 pm  Clinton County Historical Assoc. Museum, 98 Ohio Ave.  Old Base Museum Campus

10:00 am - 12:00 pm  Kids’ Station, Transportation Museum, 12 Museum Way, Old Base Museum Campus

10:00 am - 4:00 pm  1814 Craft Demonstrations, by guides from Montreal’s Chateau Ramezay Museum, Trinity Park

10:00 am - 4:00 pm  Alice T. Miner Collection, Chazy

10:00 am - 5:00 pm  Fife & drum and pipe & drum units - musical performances. Trinity Park & Downtown Area

10:00 am - 5:00 pm  Confiance anchor exhibit, talk by Bill Van Stockum, City Hall Lobby

10:00 am - 5:00 pm  Macdonough Monument self guided tours. (Closed during parade.)

10:00 am - 5:00 pm  Kids’ Games, Trinity Park

10:00 am - 5:00 pm  Historic Trinity Episcopal Church open for self guided tours

10:00 a.m.  U.S. Navy Band Northeast’s Dixieland Group, concert CVPH Medical Center

11:00 am - 5:00 pm  Historic First Presbyterian Church, self-guided tours, 34 Brinkerhoff Street

11:00 am - 11:00 pm  Israel Green Tavern, vintage dining & entertainment. (closed from 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm)

18 Trinity Place (behind City Hall)

11:00 am  Battle of Plattsburgh Challenge Cup, bateau race, Champlain Monument

11:00 am  Plucky Rooster Awards, Trinity Park

11:30 am  The Rogues, Israel Green Tavern

12:15 pm  Kids’ Muster, immediately followed by Kids’ Parade, Trinity Park

1:00 pm  Parade starts at Elks’ Club on Cumberland Ave

Immediately following: Beat Retreat by massed bands, City Hall

Immediately following Beat Retreat: Roducky Derby, at the Macdonough Monument

Immediately following Roducky Derby: the Rotary Bed Race.

4:30 pm - 7:30 pm  Towne Meeting, Israel Green Tavern

5:00 pm  Eliza Mooers Historic District Walking Tour, Macdonough Monument

7:30 pm - 9:30 pm  Her Majesty’s Royal Marine Band of Cobourg, Ont., Stafford Middle School Auditorium

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm  Macomb Ball, English Country Dancing led by dance masters, Gilchrist and Kokernot, with live period music by Mgr Parent String Trio.  Elk’s Club, Cumberland Ave

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm  Too Tall String Band, Israel Green Tavern

Sunday, Sept. 11

8:00 am & 10:00 am  19th Century Anglican Church Services, Trinity Episcopal Church

9:30 am  Worship Service with 1814 elements, First Presbyterian Church, 34 Brinkerhoff  St.

10:00 am - 3:00 am  Battle of Plattsburgh Interpretive Film, continuous showing: Aiken’s Volunteers film shown at noon and 2 pm.  31 Washington Rd., Old Base Museum Campus

10:00 am - 3:00 pm  Kent-Delord House Museum; 1814 Military Encampment on museum grounds.

17 Cumberland Ave

10:00 am - 2:00 pm  Fife & Drum and Pipe & Drum units, musical performances. Downtown Area

10:00 am - 3:00 pm  Confiance anchor exhibit.

Talk at 10:30 am by Bill Van Stockum

10:00 am - 3:00 pm  Battle of Plattsburgh Association, War of 1812 Museum, 31 Washington Rd.

Old Base Museum Campus

10:00 am - 3:00 pm 1814  Craft Demonstrations, by guides from Montreal’s Chateau Ramezay Museum, Trinity Park

10:00 am - 3:00 pm  Clinton County Historical Association Museum,  98 Ohio Ave., Old Base Museum Campus

10:00 am - 3:00 pm  Champlain Valley Transportation Museum, 12 Museum Way, Old Base Museum Campus

10:00 am - 3:00 pm  Kids’ Games, Trinity Park

10:00 am - 3:00 pm  Boy Scout Booth Cachet, Trinity Park

10:00 am - 3:00 pm Boy Scout Historic Trail, Trinity Park

10:00 am - 3:00 pm Live Plucky Rooster display, Trinity Park

10:00 am - 2:00 pm Plattsburgh Memorial Chapel, U.S. Oval

10:00 am - 4:00 pm Children’s Old-Time Village Fair (story telling, horseback rides, arts & crafts, dolls & teddy bears, old-time country store).  Macdonough Monument grounds

11:00 am Live Plucky Rooster awards.

11:00 am Crab Island Memorial Ceremony.  Crab Island

11:00 am Saratoga replica, demonstration.

Champlain  Monument

11:00 am - 2:00 pm Israel Green Tavern, vintage dining and entertainment. 18 Trinity Place (behind City Hall)

11:00 am -1:00 pm Shape Note Singing, City Hall, 2nd floor

11:00 am - 12:30 pm Dear Lucy, Israel Green Tavern

11:00 am  Robert Resnick & Marty Morrissey, entertainment for children, City Hall Tent

11:30 am - 2:30 pm Soup Cook Off,  sponsored by NAMI, National Alliance on Mental Illness, City Hall Place

12:15 am Kids’ Muster, immediately followed by Kids’ Parade, Trinity Park

Noon - 3:00 pm Macdonough Monument self guided tours

Noon - 2:00 pm  Plattsburgh Memorial Chapel, U.S. Oval

1:00 pm -1814  Battle Re-enactment.  Narration by Keith Herkalo, Champlain Monument

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Historic Trinity Episcopal Church, self guided tours, Trinity Park

1:00 pm -2:00 pm Connecticut Peddlar, Stan Ransom, Israel Green Tavern

4:00 p.m. Memorial Service: 10th Anniversary of September 11, 2001.  Hawkins Pond, Hawkins Hall

4:30 p.m. Plattsburgh Remembers: A concert by SUNY Plattsburgh Music Faculty honoring the victims and heroes of September 11, 2001.  E. Glenn Giltz Auditorium, Hawkins Hall