Events

Welcome to the Essex County Arts Council Events page!

ECAC is collaborating with Adirondack A&E to provide you with access to all the wonderful arts, music, literary, and other related events in the Adirondack North Country.

Please use the search fields below to find arts events in your part of Essex County and the surrounding areas.  You can also search our events by date.  

If you are an artist or arts organization, and would like to add your event to our listings, please click here.

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Event Listings

March 3, 2024
Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce

Ticonderoga End of Winter Carnival and Fireworks Friday, March 1st; Saturday, March 2nd; and Sunday, March 3rd The Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership (TMSP) and the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce (TACC) in coordination with several local...
March 4, 2024
AuSable Forks Free Library

Get ready for a super awesome workshop! Join me as we dive into the magical world of storytelling. We'll explore how to create incredible stories from your imagination, real-life adventures, or even a mix of both! Plus, we'll have a blast discovering...
March 5, 2024
Tahawus Cultural Center

March 7, 2024
Ti Arts Downtown Gallery

Judith Ellers Show Judith Ellers is a Washington and Otsego County-based artist who earned an MFA in Painting and Printmaking from Rochester Institute of Technology, then taught there for 20 years before stepping back to devote her energy full-time to her...
March 8, 2024
Ti Arts Downtown Gallery

Judith Ellers Show Judith Ellers is a Washington and Otsego County-based artist who earned an MFA in Painting and Printmaking from Rochester Institute of Technology, then taught there for 20 years before stepping back to devote her energy full-time to her...
March 8, 2024
NewVida Restaurant and Craft Bar

Live Music in the NewVida Lounge NewVida Preserve offers an exciting lineup of live music every weekend in their beautifully restored A-frame lodge. Enjoy a cocktail and tapas from the Craft Bar while you listen, or reserve a table in the restaurant and let...
March 9, 2024
Ti Arts Downtown Gallery

Judith Ellers Show Judith Ellers is a Washington and Otsego County-based artist who earned an MFA in Painting and Printmaking from Rochester Institute of Technology, then taught there for 20 years before stepping back to devote her energy full-time to her...
March 9, 2024
Tahawus Cultural Center

Make your own wind chime bells with Shannon Rock Have you tried a Tahawus Center Workshop, in Au Sable Forks? On Saturday, March 9 from 1-2:30pm, Shannon Rock will guide you in making ceramic Wind Chime Bells to “ring in spring.” ...
March 9, 2024
Lake Placid Center for the Arts

Opera Live Stream  Stellar soprano Lise Davidsen stars as one of opera's most tormented and thrilling heroines in Verdi’s grand tale of ill-fated love, deadly vendettas, and family strife in La Forza Del Destino. See the production...
March 9, 2024
NewVida Restaurant and Craft Bar

Live Music in the NewVida Lounge NewVida Preserve offers an exciting lineup of live music every weekend in their beautifully restored A-frame lodge. Enjoy a cocktail and tapas from the Craft Bar while you listen, or reserve a table in the restaurant and let...
March 9, 2024
War Cannon Spirits

Live Music at War Cannon Spirits The Chrissie Romano Band will perform at War Cannon Spirits on Saturday, March 9 from 7:00 until 10:00 pm.  Plan on great whiskey, great food and a great time. 
March 9, 2024
The Whallonsburg Grange

Shown on the big screen at the Grange! Saturday, March 10 7:00pm Academy Award nominee for Best Documentary. This riveting, unforgettable film about the Russian invasion of Ukraine is “Truly important” – New York Times  Introduced...
March 12, 2024
Tahawus Cultural Center

March 14, 2024
Ti Arts Downtown Gallery

Judith Ellers Show Judith Ellers is a Washington and Otsego County-based artist who earned an MFA in Painting and Printmaking from Rochester Institute of Technology, then taught there for 20 years before stepping back to devote her energy full-time to her...
March 15, 2024
Ti Arts Downtown Gallery

Judith Ellers Show Judith Ellers is a Washington and Otsego County-based artist who earned an MFA in Painting and Printmaking from Rochester Institute of Technology, then taught there for 20 years before stepping back to devote her energy full-time to her...
March 15, 2024
NewVida Restaurant and Craft Bar

Live Music in the NewVida Lounge NewVida Preserve offers an exciting lineup of live music every weekend in their beautifully restored A-frame lodge. Enjoy a cocktail and tapas from the Craft Bar while you listen, or reserve a table in the restaurant and let...
March 15, 2024
Lake Placid Center for the Arts

Mark your calendars for the See Something That Means Something film series! On the third Friday of every month from January through June, join fellow film lovers at the Lake Placid Center for the Arts. You’ll enjoy a unique blend of films bringing...
March 16, 2024
Lake Placid Center for the Arts

The challenge for perfection. This documentary journeys into the great beauty of Baroque Rome, when the city was the centre of western art and where every ambitious painter, sculptor and architect had to be.
March 16, 2024
Ti Arts Downtown Gallery

Judith Ellers Show Judith Ellers is a Washington and Otsego County-based artist who earned an MFA in Painting and Printmaking from Rochester Institute of Technology, then taught there for 20 years before stepping back to devote her energy full-time to her...
March 16, 2024
Lake Placid Center for the Arts

The challenge for perfection. A journey into the great beauty of Baroque Rome, when the city was the centre of western art and where every ambitious painter, sculptor and architect had to be. This is the story of the most famous artistic rivalry of all time...
March 16, 2024
NewVida Restaurant and Craft Bar

Live Music in the NewVida Lounge NewVida Preserve offers an exciting lineup of live music every weekend in their beautifully restored A-frame lodge. Enjoy a cocktail and tapas from the Craft Bar while you listen, or reserve a table in the restaurant and let...
March 17, 2024
The Whallonsburg Grange

JOCELYN PETTIT AND ELLEN GIRA in Concert Sunday, March 17 at 3:00 2024 “Traditional Album of the Year” nominee, Canadian Folk Music Awards Tickets: $15 / under 18, free Advance reservations by email: admin@thegrangehall.info
March 21, 2024
Ti Arts Downtown Gallery

Judith Ellers Show Judith Ellers is a Washington and Otsego County-based artist who earned an MFA in Painting and Printmaking from Rochester Institute of Technology, then taught there for 20 years before stepping back to devote her energy full-time to her...
March 22, 2024
Ti Arts Downtown Gallery

Judith Ellers Show Judith Ellers is a Washington and Otsego County-based artist who earned an MFA in Painting and Printmaking from Rochester Institute of Technology, then taught there for 20 years before stepping back to devote her energy full-time to her...
March 22, 2024
NewVida Restaurant and Craft Bar

Live Music in the NewVida Lounge NewVida Preserve offers an exciting lineup of live music every weekend in their beautifully restored A-frame lodge. Enjoy a cocktail and tapas from the Craft Bar while you listen, or reserve a table in the restaurant and let...
March 23, 2024
Ti Arts Downtown Gallery

Judith Ellers Show Judith Ellers is a Washington and Otsego County-based artist who earned an MFA in Painting and Printmaking from Rochester Institute of Technology, then taught there for 20 years before stepping back to devote her energy full-time to her...
March 23, 2024
Lake Placid Center for the Arts

Radiant soprano Nadine Sierra and tenor sensation Benjamin Bernheim sing the star-crossed lovers in Gounod’s sumptuous Shakespeare adaptation - one of opera's most romantic scores. Streams live from The Metropolitan Opera to the LPCA screen!
March 23, 2024
NewVida Restaurant and Craft Bar

Live Music in the NewVida Lounge NewVida Preserve offers an exciting lineup of live music every weekend in their beautifully restored A-frame lodge. Enjoy a cocktail and tapas from the Craft Bar while you listen, or reserve a table in the restaurant and let...
March 23, 2024
The Whallonsburg Grange

AMERICAN FICTION Shown on the big screen at the Grange! Saturday, March 23 7:00pm Five Academy Award nominations including Best Picture and Best Actor This is a laugh-out-loud, heartwarming satire about a novelist who’s fed up with “Black...
March 28, 2024
Ti Arts Downtown Gallery

Judith Ellers Show Judith Ellers is a Washington and Otsego County-based artist who earned an MFA in Painting and Printmaking from Rochester Institute of Technology, then taught there for 20 years before stepping back to devote her energy full-time to her...
March 29, 2024
Ti Arts Downtown Gallery

Judith Ellers Show Judith Ellers is a Washington and Otsego County-based artist who earned an MFA in Painting and Printmaking from Rochester Institute of Technology, then taught there for 20 years before stepping back to devote her energy full-time to her...
March 29, 2024
NewVida Restaurant and Craft Bar

Live Music in the NewVida Lounge NewVida Preserve offers an exciting lineup of live music every weekend in their beautifully restored A-frame lodge. Enjoy a cocktail and tapas from the Craft Bar while you listen, or reserve a table in the restaurant and let...
March 30, 2024
Ti Arts Downtown Gallery

Judith Ellers Show Judith Ellers is a Washington and Otsego County-based artist who earned an MFA in Painting and Printmaking from Rochester Institute of Technology, then taught there for 20 years before stepping back to devote her energy full-time to her...
March 30, 2024
NewVida Restaurant and Craft Bar

Live Music in the NewVida Lounge NewVida Preserve offers an exciting lineup of live music every weekend in their beautifully restored A-frame lodge. Enjoy a cocktail and tapas from the Craft Bar while you listen, or reserve a table in the restaurant and let...
April 5, 2024
NewVida Restaurant and Craft Bar

Live Music in the NewVida Lounge NewVida Preserve offers an exciting lineup of live music every weekend in their beautifully restored A-frame lodge. Enjoy a cocktail and tapas from the Craft Bar while you listen, or reserve a table in the restaurant and let...
April 6, 2024
NewVida Restaurant and Craft Bar

Live Music in the NewVida Lounge NewVida Preserve offers an exciting lineup of live music every weekend in their beautifully restored A-frame lodge. Enjoy a cocktail and tapas from the Craft Bar while you listen, or reserve a table in the restaurant and let...
April 6, 2024
The Whallonsburg Grange

RYE LANE Shown on the big screen at the Grange! Saturday, April 6 7:00 Like the classic Before Sunrise, this is a sweet, joyful, and heartfelt film about two people who fall in love as they wander around a city. This will leave you with a smile on your...
April 8, 2024
Westport Golf

Join us as the Town of Westport hosts an exciting community gathering for the Total Solar Eclipse at Westport Golf, free for everyone to attend. Keep an eye out for upcoming details! Discover more events and important eclipse viewing information for the...
April 12, 2024
Lake Placid Center for the Arts

National Theatre Live  ★★★★ ‘A brilliant fusion of sport and art.’ Evening Standard The best of British theatre on the LPCA screen! Joseph Fiennes plays Gareth Southgate in James Graham’s gripping examination of nation and game....
April 12, 2024
NewVida Restaurant and Craft Bar

Live Music in the NewVida Lounge NewVida Preserve offers an exciting lineup of live music every weekend in their beautifully restored A-frame lodge. Enjoy a cocktail and tapas from the Craft Bar while you listen, or reserve a table in the restaurant and let...
April 13, 2024
NewVida Restaurant and Craft Bar

Live Music in the NewVida Lounge NewVida Preserve offers an exciting lineup of live music every weekend in their beautifully restored A-frame lodge. Enjoy a cocktail and tapas from the Craft Bar while you listen, or reserve a table in the restaurant and let...
April 13, 2024
The Whallonsburg Grange

HOUSE OF HAMILL Saturday, April 13 at 7:30 “Their songs are always on the edge of tradition and innovation… their performances are electrifying!” —Highlander Radio Whether they’re ripping through a set of original jigs and...
April 19, 2024
Lake Placid Center for the Arts

Mark your calendars for the See Something That Means Something film series! On the third Friday of every month from January through June, join fellow film lovers at the Lake Placid Center for the Arts. You’ll enjoy a unique blend of films bringing...
April 20, 2024
The Whallonsburg Grange

POOR THINGS Shown on the big screen at the Grange! Saturday, April 20 7:00 11 Academy Award nominations including Best Picture, Best Actress, and Best Director Wickedly funny, dazzling, and endlessly surprising, this feminist coming-of-age fairy tale is...
April 27, 2024
Lake Placid Center for the Arts

On Screen Performance by Met Live!  Puccini’s bittersweet love story returns to cinemas, with soprano Angel Blue starring as the French courtesan Magda, opposite tenor Jonathan Tetelman as Ruggero, an idealistic young man who offers her an...
May 4, 2024
Fort Ticonderoga

Living History Event: “For the Good of the King’s Service” MAY 4, 2024 - MAY 5, 2024: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM In this exciting two-day living history event, experience peacetime garrison life in British North America on the eve of the...
May 4, 2024
The Whallonsburg Grange

THE DISAPPEARANCE OF SHERE HITE Shown on the big screen at the Grange! Saturday, May 4 7:00 Winner, Best Documentary at the Sundance Film Festival Hite is a largely forgotten trailblazer for sex education. Her books rocked the established views about...
May 4, 2024
Lake Placid Center for the Arts

Emmy and SAG-nominated actor and comedian, and one of SNL’s longest-running cast members The Lake Placid Center for the Arts is excited to welcome Kevin Nealon to the stage for a night of stand up comedy.  Date: Saturday, May 4 Time: 8 p.m....
May 5, 2024
Fort Ticonderoga

Living History Event: “For the Good of the King’s Service” MAY 4, 2024 - MAY 5, 2024: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM In this exciting two-day living history event, experience peacetime garrison life in British North America on the eve of the...
May 10, 2024
Lake Placid Center for the Arts

Internationally-acclaimed, chart-breaking Canadian rock band Join us for a live show with Crash Test Dummies at the Lake Placid Center for the Arts.  Date: Friday, May 10  Time: 8 p.m.  From 80s Winnipeg nightlife to the world’s...
May 11, 2024
Lake Placid Center for the Arts

Met Live On Screen Extraordinary soprano Asmik Grigorian tackles the demanding role of Cio-Cio-San, the loyal geisha at the heart of Puccini’s devastating tragedy. Streams live from The Metropolitan Opera to the LPCA screen!
May 17, 2024
Lake Placid Center for the Arts

Mark your calendars for the See Something That Means Something film series! On the third Friday of every month from January through June, join fellow film lovers at the Lake Placid Center for the Arts. You’ll enjoy a unique blend of films bringing...
May 26, 2024
The Whallonsburg Grange

Luiz Fernando Venturelli A Gurrena Fellowship Concert Presented by Meadowmount School of Music Sunday, May 26 at 3:00. Reception at Whitcomb’s will follow the performance. $10 suggested donation
June 15, 2024
Fort Ticonderoga

Living History Event: Scots Day Saturday, June 15th, 2024: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM This family-favorite cultural event explores Scottish clan tents to learn more about their rich ancestry and culture. Merchants selling kilts, crafts, and other gifts will...
June 21, 2024
Lake Placid Center for the Arts

Mark your calendars for the See Something That Means Something film series! On the third Friday of every month from January through June, join fellow film lovers at the Lake Placid Center for the Arts. You’ll enjoy a unique blend of films bringing...
July 10, 2024
Ticonderoga Knights of Columbus

Ticonderoga Festival Guild Free Programs for Children Series Wednesdays at 10:15 AM - Ticonderoga Knights of Columbus Pavilion  7/10 – Seagle Festival: Dragon’s Breath by Evan Mack and Josh McGure This opera is about a young boy named Alan...
July 17, 2024
Ticonderoga Knights of Columbus

Ticonderoga Festival Guild Free Programs for Children Series Wednesdays at 10:15 AM - Ticonderoga Knights of Columbus Pavilion  7/10 – Seagle Festival: Dragon’s Breath by Evan Mack and Josh McGure This opera is about a young boy named Alan...
July 24, 2024
Ticonderoga Knights of Columbus

Ticonderoga Festival Guild Free Programs for Children Series Wednesdays at 10:15 AM - Ticonderoga Knights of Columbus Pavilion  7/10 – Seagle Festival: Dragon’s Breath by Evan Mack and Josh McGure This opera is about a young boy named Alan...
July 25, 2024
Ticonderoga Knights of Columbus

Ticonderoga Festival Guild Presents their 1st Contra Dance  Thursday, July 25th at 7:00 PM - Ticonderoga Knights of Columbus Pavilion  We are so excited to have Paul Rosenburg, a very well-known Contra Dance Caller and Instructor come to...
July 31, 2024
Ticonderoga Knights of Columbus

Ticonderoga Festival Guild Free Programs for Children Series Wednesdays at 10:15 AM - Ticonderoga Knights of Columbus Pavilion  7/10 – Seagle Festival: Dragon’s Breath by Evan Mack and Josh McGure This opera is about a young boy named Alan...
August 7, 2024
Ticonderoga Knights of Columbus

Ticonderoga Festival Guild Free Programs for Children Series Wednesdays at 10:15 AM - Ticonderoga Knights of Columbus Pavilion  7/10 – Seagle Festival: Dragon’s Breath by Evan Mack and Josh McGure This opera is about a young boy named Alan...
August 14, 2024
Ticonderoga Knights of Columbus

Ticonderoga Festival Guild Free Programs for Children Series Wednesdays at 10:15 AM - Ticonderoga Knights of Columbus Pavilion  7/10 – Seagle Festival: Dragon’s Breath by Evan Mack and Josh McGure This opera is about a young boy named Alan...
August 18, 2024
Penfield Homestead Museum

Heritage Day Penfield Homestead Museum will host its Heritage Day on Sunday, August 18, from 10:00 am until 3:00 pm. Stay tuned for more details.
September 21, 2024
Essex County Fairgrounds

Get ready for the 2024 Adirondack Harvest Festival! The event, happening Saturday, September 21 at the Essex County Fairgrounds, will have a large farmers market, local food trucks, and a “Local Libations” tent for the adults. Stay...
September 28, 2024
Ticonderoga Bicentennial Park

The 7th Annual Ticonderoga Area FallFest  The 7th Annual Ticonderoga FallFest will take place on Saturday, September 28th , 2024 with a variety of Fall-Themed events and activities for all ages, kids and families. The event will offer an array...
October 13, 2024
Penfield Homestead Museum

Join Penfield Homestead Museum for their annual Applefolkfest! This will be taking place on Sunday, October 13 from 10 AM - 3 PM. There will be crafters, artisans, produce, local authors & flea market finds. Live music will be performed by the Loose...
November 7, 2024
Palace Theater,Lake Placid Center for the Arts,High Peaks Resort

Adirondack Film presents The Lake Placid Film Festival November 7-10, 2024 The Lake Placid Film Festival is proud to celebrate the community of film industry amateurs, professionals, and just plain movie buffs, with award-winning shorts screenings,...
November 8, 2024
Palace Theater,Lake Placid Center for the Arts,High Peaks Resort

Adirondack Film presents The Lake Placid Film Festival November 7-10, 2024 The Lake Placid Film Festival is proud to celebrate the community of film industry amateurs, professionals, and just plain movie buffs, with award-winning shorts screenings,...
November 9, 2024
Palace Theater,Lake Placid Center for the Arts,High Peaks Resort

Adirondack Film presents The Lake Placid Film Festival November 7-10, 2024 The Lake Placid Film Festival is proud to celebrate the community of film industry amateurs, professionals, and just plain movie buffs, with award-winning shorts screenings,...
November 10, 2024
Palace Theater,Lake Placid Center for the Arts,High Peaks Resort

Adirondack Film presents The Lake Placid Film Festival November 7-10, 2024 The Lake Placid Film Festival is proud to celebrate the community of film industry amateurs, professionals, and just plain movie buffs, with award-winning shorts screenings,...