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July 26  (2 events)


  1. (1)Spoker ride @ 3rd Alarm (2) Bi-Centennial fest @ Visitor’s Center Lawn


July 27


Community vendor’s Expo @ Sackets Harbor American Legion

For more info: 315-646-3530

Aug 1


Summer Fish Fry @ Sackets Harbor American Legion

For more info: 315-646-3530

Aug. 1-3


War of 1812 Living History Weekend

For more info: www.sacketsharborbattlefield.org OR 646-3634

Aug. 9



For more info: 315-646-7226

Aug 9


Classic Car & Motorcycle Show

For more info: 315-783-7022

Aug. 15


Steak @ the Bar @ Sackets Harbor American Legion

For more info: 315-646-3530

Aug. 30

9am – 3pm

1812 US Marine Guard Living History camp @ Sackets Harbor Battlefield


Aug 31


3rd annual 1812 Challenge..7am race starts in Watertown, ends in Sackets

For more info: www.1812challenge.com

Sept. 3


Blood drive @ Sackets American Legion

For more info:   315-646-3530

Sept. 12


Summer Fish Fry @ Sackets American Legion

For more info: 315-646-3530

Sept. 19


Steak @ the bar @ Sackets Harbor American Legion

For more info: 315-646-3530

Sept. 28


Community Vendor’s Expo @ Sackets Harbor American Legion

For more info: 315-646-3530

Oct. 12


Harvest Fest

Details to be advised

The hours of operation for the Pickering Beach Museum for the 2014 Season are as follows:


Opens July 2 to close date of Aug. 31

Wed through Sunday from 1-3pm


2014 Events for Arts Association of Northern New York
 (AANNY) www.aanny.org
14th Annual Spring Art Show – May 24 through June 22
Come and enjoy the competitive artwork of our local and regional artists with seven adult divisions plus youth. Cast your vote for “The People’s Choice” award.  Open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 12:00-4:00pm.
AANNY Open House – June 28
Open House kicks off the season for our local and regional artist members. Enjoy all the new artwork and gift shop items….a little something for everyone!  Meet the artists and have a look at the art classes that will be offered in 2014. Everyone is welcome. Refreshments served. Thinking about joining? Bring a friend. Memberships are BOGO  (buy one get one) today!
Plein Air Art Festival -3 Day Competition and Auction – July 18, 19, 20
Come and be part of Sackets Harbor’s most exciting weekend, including Can-Am and the three day Plein Air Art Competition.  Stroll through the village and watch artists paint Plein Air as they capture the beauty of this historic harbor town. Bid on paintings created by these local and regional artists during this three day competition. Final judging will be held on Sunday, July 20 at 11:30am, followed by a silent auction from 12:00-2:00pm.  
Art Raffle and BBQ – August 9
Join the fun for our end of summer Pulled Pork BBQ and raffle drawing.  Eat-in or Take-out. Dinners will be served starting at 12:00 noon and will continue till we are sold out. Raffle drawings for our 2 raffle pictures will start at 3:15. Come support your local arts and say goodbye to some of our seasonal members. Food, Fun and Friends! Donation for BBQ: Adults $8.00   Children 12 yrs. and under $5.00   Menu includes:  Pulled Pork BBQ Sandwich, Salt Potatoes with garlic butter, coleslaw and a beverage.
Fall Arts & Crafts Holiday Fair – November 22
Get into the holiday spirit with a visit to the Sackets Harbor Art Center’s annual Fall Arts & Crafts Holiday Fair. A great place to find those unique holiday gifts with many handcrafted and original pieces including pottery, ceramics, jewelry, soap, note cards, prints, silk and many other wonderful works of art. 

Schedule of Events 2014

History by Phone: Guide by Cell” history stories cell phone tour, May through October, 24/7.

War of 1812 Home Town Heroes Banners: view banners and flags on village streets to honor War of 1812 participants, May through October.

Memorial Day Weekend 2014 marks the beginning of the 12th season of theSackets Harbor Experience Tour for groups traveling by motor coach.

2014 Schedule of Events
(updated February 16, 2014)





Young Writer’s Workshop with author Kathleen Ernst, creator of the Sackets Harbor War of 1812 “Caroline Abbott” book series



War of 1812 Ladies Tea and Repartee


Annual Kite Fest



Annual War of 1812 Living History Weekend


Speaker Canadian author, historian, and re-enactor Richard Feltoe


Living history demonstrations and military tacticals


US War of 1812 Monument Dedication; and annual meeting of the Sackets Harbor Battlefield Alliance, with guest speaker marine artist Peter Rindlisbacher


Living history demonstrations and military tacticals

Sackets Harbor Historical Society

NYS Parks

Sackets Harbor Central School