The Ti Blog

24th Annual Ticonderoga Area Car Show!

It’s that August time of year again in Ticonderoga, and with it comes the 2016 annual Ticonderoga Area Car Show! Now in it’s 24th year, the car show is a much-anticipated event in Ticonderoga. This is a judged show and qualifier for the Cruisin’ New England Magazine Super Wheels Showdown held in Boston in the … Read More

The Lake George Steamboat Co. Dry Dock

Recently we were able to visit the Lake George Steamboat dry dock on Baldwin Road in Ticonderoga just south of the historic Baldwin Dock.  The Lake George dry dock is a Marine Railway on the National Register of Historic Places, and the essential the hub of operations for updates, repair and maintenance on the historic … Read More

Ticonderoga StreetFest 2016

Don’t Miss Ticonderoga StreetFest 2016 ! The Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership has announced that they will host the 8th Annual StreetFest in Historic Downtown Ticonderoga on Saturday, July 30, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. The 2016 StreetFest will include shopping, sidewalk sales, non-stop live entertainment, arts and crafts, variety of vendors, food, Farmers’ … Read More

Ticonderoga Festival Guild Presents Summer 2016 Programs & Events!

In 1980, a group of citizens yearned to bring the performing arts to their friendly and charming upstate New York community, and consequently, the Ticonderoga Festival Guild, Inc. was born! For the first couple of years, the famed Soviet Emigre Orchestra was the leading act until it became apparent that a greater variety of acts … Read More

Who’s Who In Ticonderoga: Meet Matt Courtright, TACC Executive Director!

“Business Focused. Community Minded. Future Driven.” The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce (TACC) tag line describes the friendly and supportive TACC team to a “T”. We asked Matt Courtright, Executive Director of the Ticonderoga Area Chamber, a few questions about the important role the Chamber plays in building and maintaining a vibrant economy and their efforts to … Read More

Ticonderoga Fourth Of July Celebration

2017 Best 4th In The North Event Schedule! Best 4th In The North Celebration: July 1st – 4th, 2017 Friday, July 1st: 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM: Food, Vendors & Rides In Bicentennial Park *Bracelets $20.00, from 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM. 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM: Ticonderoga Area Farmers Market  *Ti Area Farmers Market … Read More

Port Henry’s “Champ” – The Monster, The Myth, The Legend

As warm weather blows into the Champlain Region, so too, will local and distant Port Henry Champ enthusiasts – those believers in the famed ancient cryptid whose potential existence in Lake Champlain predates the Loch Ness Monster, possibly by a couple of hundred years! Whether you believe this indigenous legend is a figment of some … Read More

Ticonderoga Spring Shopping & Dining Night

MARK YOUR CALENDAR: Friday, May 6th Participating businesses open until 9:00 PM, unless noted. Take photos of 5 of the Positive Quotes at participating businesses, upload them to the TACC facebook page, and let us know where you found them. You will be entered for a chance to win a number of prizes! Support Local! … Read More

Ticonderoga Volunteer Fire Department: Serving the Community 143 Years and Counting!

In 2014, The New York Times wrote an article, “The Disappearing Volunteer Firefighter,” a disheartening, yet accurate account of the dwindling number of volunteer firemen across the country. However, you wouldn’t know it at the Ticonderoga Volunteer Fire Department, where for 143 years, the residents of this small upstate New York community have made volunteering … Read More