The Big Weekend For Greater Schroon

    Magician Steven Brundage. Photo, courtesy of the artist.

Magician Steven Brundage. Photo, courtesy of the artist.

There’s something for everybody at this weekend’s Gore Mountain Harvest Fest  -- especially a bunch of kid and family activities. From bounce houses for the little ones to downhill biking, there will be no shortage of excitement. Kids' Crafts include making a Pumpkin Lantern, Loom Bracelet, Pony Bead Bracelet, Spider Lollipop, and Mini-Pumpkin Painting. The craft table is located in the main room of the base lodge. Other highlights include:

*SCENIC GONDOLA SKYRIDES & DOWNHILL MOUNTAIN BIKING

Enjoy Gore's  famous fall activities during peak foliage

*CLIMBING WALL & BUNGEE TRAMPOLINE

*DISC GOLF & MINIATURE GOLF

Three family-friendly courses

*CHILDREN'S ENTERTAINERS

Penelope the Clown & Magician Steven Brundage

*PETTING ZOO & PONY RIDES

Presented by Word of Life. Meet Mr. Pickles the pot-bellied pig, goats, sheep, RATS, and more!

*AWESOME INFLATABLES presented by Bounce Around Entertainment. Giant Slides, Obstacle Courses, Bounce Houses. Bring on the fun!

*HELICOPTER RIDES

One of our most popular festival features! $30pp for a 5 minute tour, or $50 per person for a 10 minute tour. Reservations are encouraged; you can make yours by calling (518) 361-1380.

Here is the schedule hour by hour:

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 11
10:30am-4:30pm: Vendors Open
11am-2pm: Guess the Weight of the Giant Pumpkin - winner announced at 2pm on the sundeck
11:30am-1:30pm: Assorted Kids' Crafts*
12pm-4pm: Live entertainment from Raisin Head
12pm-2pm: Walk-Around Magic Fun
1pm-1:30pm: Make Your Own Hiking Stick! (meet downstairs in the base lodge)
1:30-2:15pm: Nature Hike for Kids! (meet downstairs in the base lodge)
2:30pm: Magic Show (near festival entrance)

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 12
10:30am-4:30pm: Vendors Open
11am-2pm: Guess the Weight of the Giant Pumpkin - winner announced at 2pm on the sundeck
11:30am-1:30pm: Assorted Kids' Crafts*
12pm-4pm: Live entertainment from Council Fire
12pm-2pm: Walk-Around Magic Fun
1pm: Halloween Egg "Haunt" - costumes encouraged!

Get the latest line up, here.