Events

Welcome to the Essex County Arts Council events page!

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.  

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Event Listings

February 22, 2020

Warm up with live music at our monthly winter coffeehouses featuring local artists! Love Santiago will open the series on Saturday, Feb. 22 at 3 p.m. An eclectic singer and songwriter, Love has deep roots in blues, rock and gospel along with a passion for...
February 22, 2020
Upper Jay Art Center's Recovery Lounge

THE NORWEGIANS is a bitter comedy about two scorned women in Minnesota and the Norwegian hit men they hire to whack their ex-boyfriends.  Olive is a transplant from Texas and Betty is a transplant from Kentucky, but neither of them are prepared for the...
February 23, 2020
Upper Jay Art Center's Recovery Lounge

THE NORWEGIANS is a bitter comedy about two scorned women in Minnesota and the Norwegian hit men they hire to whack their ex-boyfriends.  Olive is a transplant from Texas and Betty is a transplant from Kentucky, but neither of them are prepared for the...
February 28, 2020
Lake Placid Center for the Arts

AFS Screening Series at LPCA (Version 6.0) is back—with Friday-only showings of four powerful films, including two Best-Picture Oscar Nominees and the latest work by Vermont indie filmmaker Jay Craven & visionary director Terrence Malick LAKE...
February 28, 2020
Lake Placid Center for the Arts

The AFS Screening Series at LPCA continues Feb. 28th when top Vermont award-winning indie filmmaker Jay Craven appears in person to introduce his latest movie—the “sci-fi noir” WETWARE. Based on the novel by Craig Nova and shot in Burlington...
March 10, 2020
The Whallonsburg Grange

The Whallonsburg Grange presents their Winter Lyceum Series. On Tuesday, March 10, 7:30 pm it will be: Port Henry: Hollywood of the East. Long before movies were ever produced in Hollywood, they were made in the Adirondacks. By the 1920s, Port Henry...
March 14, 2020

The Elizabethtown Social Center, in conjunction with North Wind Tours, presents a day trip to see the Tony award-winning musical”Bandstand” at Proctors Theater in Schenectady on Saturday, March 14. $169 per person includes: transportation via...
March 14, 2020

Warm up with live music at our monthly winter coffeehouses featuring local artists! Enjoy top notch blues with Bill Ellis and Steve Feinbloom on Saturday, March 14 at 3 p.m. A life-long blue guitarist with Tennessee roots, Ellis has three albums under his...
March 27, 2020
Lake Placid Center for the Arts

AFS Screening Series at LPCA (Version 6.0) is back—with Friday-only showings of four powerful films, including two Best-Picture Oscar Nominees and the latest work by Vermont indie filmmaker Jay Craven & visionary director Terrence Malick LAKE...
April 17, 2020

The CLASSICAL VARIATIONS WORKSHOP #2 will be taught by RKB’s Erin Ginn, along with Choreographer/ Director, Rebecca Kelly at the Tahawus Cultural Center, in Au Sable Forks.  This is a rare opportunity for a group of intermediate-advanced...
April 18, 2020

The CLASSICAL VARIATIONS WORKSHOP #2 will be taught by RKB’s Erin Ginn, along with Choreographer/ Director, Rebecca Kelly at the Tahawus Cultural Center, in Au Sable Forks.  This is a rare opportunity for a group of intermediate-advanced...
April 19, 2020

The CLASSICAL VARIATIONS WORKSHOP #2 will be taught by RKB’s Erin Ginn, along with Choreographer/ Director, Rebecca Kelly at the Tahawus Cultural Center, in Au Sable Forks.  This is a rare opportunity for a group of intermediate-advanced...
April 24, 2020
Lake Placid Center for the Arts

AFS Screening Series at LPCA (Version 6.0) is back—with Friday-only showings of four powerful films, including two Best-Picture Oscar Nominees and the latest work by Vermont indie filmmaker Jay Craven & visionary director Terrence Malick LAKE...
April 25, 2020
Elizabethtown Social Center

Warm up with live music at our monthly winter coffeehouses featuring local artists! Come square dance with a live caller and string band on Saturday, April 25 at 3 p.m. Caller Jeremy Clifford and the Adirondack Two-Step string band will lead you through the...
May 3, 2020
Seventh Lake House 479 NY-28 Inlet New York 13360

Held at the Seventh Lake House. A juried competition for amateur and professional chefs competing in several food categories and the public can sample their entries. Additional foods prepared by Chef Jim Holt. Registration begins 1:00 pm at the Seventh Lake...
July 4, 2020

Enjoy a live concert while watching one of the most spectacular sunsets in the Adirondacks. Rain location Fern Park. This event is Free for all! July 4, 2020 - Jamie Notarthomas (tentative) - 7:30 pm Jamie is a veteran of the independent music scene, and...
July 11, 2020

Enjoy a live concert while watching one of the most spectacular sunsets in the Adirondacks. Rain location Fern Park. This event is Free for all! July 4, 2020 - Jamie Notarthomas (tentative) - 7:30 pm Jamie is a veteran of the independent music scene, and...
July 18, 2020

Enjoy a live concert while watching one of the most spectacular sunsets in the Adirondacks. Rain location Fern Park. This event is Free for all! July 4, 2020 - Jamie Notarthomas (tentative) - 7:30 pm Jamie is a veteran of the independent music scene, and...
July 25, 2020

Enjoy a live concert while watching one of the most spectacular sunsets in the Adirondacks. Rain location Fern Park. This event is Free for all! July 4, 2020 - Jamie Notarthomas (tentative) - 7:30 pm Jamie is a veteran of the independent music scene, and...
July 29, 2020
,Tupper Lake Rod & Gun Club Lake Simond Road Tupper Lake New York 12986

The 7th annual Mountain Madness Quilt Camp will take place at the Tupper Arts Center in Tupper Lake, NY. The Stichin' B's are hosting this fun-filled four-day event. All levels of quilters, hobbyists, artisans, and anyone wanting to learn to...
July 30, 2020
,Tupper Lake Rod & Gun Club Lake Simond Road Tupper Lake New York 12986

The 7th annual Mountain Madness Quilt Camp will take place at the Tupper Arts Center in Tupper Lake, NY. The Stichin' B's are hosting this fun-filled four-day event. All levels of quilters, hobbyists, artisans, and anyone wanting to learn to...
July 31, 2020
,Tupper Lake Rod & Gun Club Lake Simond Road Tupper Lake New York 12986

The 7th annual Mountain Madness Quilt Camp will take place at the Tupper Arts Center in Tupper Lake, NY. The Stichin' B's are hosting this fun-filled four-day event. All levels of quilters, hobbyists, artisans, and anyone wanting to learn to...
August 1, 2020
,Tupper Lake Rod & Gun Club Lake Simond Road Tupper Lake New York 12986

The 7th annual Mountain Madness Quilt Camp will take place at the Tupper Arts Center in Tupper Lake, NY. The Stichin' B's are hosting this fun-filled four-day event. All levels of quilters, hobbyists, artisans, and anyone wanting to learn to...
August 1, 2020

Enjoy a live concert while watching one of the most spectacular sunsets in the Adirondacks. Rain location Fern Park. This event is Free for all! July 4, 2020 - Jamie Notarthomas (tentative) - 7:30 pm Jamie is a veteran of the independent music scene, and...
August 8, 2020

Enjoy a live concert while watching one of the most spectacular sunsets in the Adirondacks. Rain location Fern Park. This event is Free for all! July 4, 2020 - Jamie Notarthomas (tentative) - 7:30 pm Jamie is a veteran of the independent music scene, and...
August 15, 2020

Enjoy a live concert while watching one of the most spectacular sunsets in the Adirondacks. Rain location Fern Park. This event is Free for all! July 4, 2020 - Jamie Notarthomas (tentative) - 7:30 pm Jamie is a veteran of the independent music scene, and...
August 22, 2020

Enjoy a live concert while watching one of the most spectacular sunsets in the Adirondacks. Rain location Fern Park. This event is Free for all! July 4, 2020 - Jamie Notarthomas (tentative) - 7:30 pm Jamie is a veteran of the independent music scene, and...
August 29, 2020

Enjoy a live concert while watching one of the most spectacular sunsets in the Adirondacks. Rain location Fern Park. This event is Free for all! July 4, 2020 - Jamie Notarthomas (tentative) - 7:30 pm Jamie is a veteran of the independent music scene, and...
September 5, 2020

Enjoy a live concert while watching one of the most spectacular sunsets in the Adirondacks. Rain location Fern Park. This event is Free for all! July 4, 2020 - Jamie Notarthomas (tentative) - 7:30 pm Jamie is a veteran of the independent music scene, and...