Tag Archive for: Winter

2023 SNOWFEST at the Blenheim-Gilboa Visitor Center

Visit the Blenheim-Gilboa Visitors Center for Our Annual SNOWFEST!

Get ready for a day of Free Winter Wonderland Fun on February 11, 2023 from 10-3pm. Enjoy an assortment of crafts, activities and entertainment. Food will be available for purchase from a local vendor.

Activities include:

❅ Photos with the Snow Princesses ❅ Dog Sled Demonstrations
❅ Sledding, Snowshoeing & Snow-Bowling!
❅ Guided Nature Hikes
❅ Songs, Music & Storytelling
❅ Exhibits, Crafts & Local Food Vendor

The Blenheim-Gilboa Visitors Center is located at 1378 NY-30, North Blenheim, NY 12131.

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Freeze Fest and Snowshoe Race

Freeze Fest and Snowshoe Race

Welcome to the MV Golf and Event Center Freeze Fest and Snowshoe Race happening on February 11, 2023 at the MV Golf and Event Center in Little Falls, NY!

Freezing never felt so good at our winter festival and snowshoe race!

The Green is White Snowshoe Race - Little Falls NYThe Green is White Snowshoe Race

Get your snow gear on for a 5K, 10K, or 15K race in snowshoes, presented by Rock City Runners. After taking a break during Covid, The Green is White Snowshoe Race is back! This time at a new location: The Mohawk Valley Golf and Event Center in Little Falls. Choose from distances of 5K, 10K, or 15K.  Please register in advance at The Green is White Snowshoe Race Registration.

More of a spectator? You can enjoy a day of  fun for the whole family with:

  • live music (Avery & Friends, and Isaac French)
  • bonfires
  • s’mores making
  • make your own ice cream
  • outdoor bar service
  • cardboard sledding
  • kids’ snowshoe run
  • ice golf
  • cornhole
  • comfort food
  • and more!
With or without snow – this event is a GO!

Race information

Racers please follow the registration link or register day-of at the course.

Cabin Fever Limited Train

Board in Utica & arrive at the Remsen Depot where you will enjoy a warm fire, hot chocolate, & smores.

Enjoy a day out of the house!

Ride from Utica to the Remsen Depot where you will enjoy a warm fire, hot chocolate, and s’mores before returning to Utica. Each ticket holder will receive an Adirondack Railroad campfire mug for hot chocolate, and all the items needed to make two s’mores.

Special Note: If we experience heavy rain, high winds, or blizzard like conditions where we are unable to have a campfire at the Remsen Depot, we will serve unique S’mores treats and hot cocoa while onboard.

Coach Class

Adult Ages 13-61 $35
Child Ages 2-12 $25
Military/Senior Seniors 62+ $33

First Class

Adult Ages 13-61 | Table Seating w/Service $45
Child Ages 2-12 $35
Military/Senior Seniors 62+ $43

Diamond Class

Adult Ages 13-61 $75
Child Ages 2-12 $65
Military/Senior Seniors 62+ $73

Premier Class

Adult Ages 13-61 $65
Child Ages 2-12 $55
Military/Senior Seniors 62+ $63

Second Annual Amsterdam Winterfest

Second Annual Amsterdam WinterFest Sponsored by Alpin Haus

The second annual Amsterdam Winterfest will be held Saturday, February 4, 2023 from 12:00pm until 4:00pm at the Alpin Haus ice skating rink at Veterans Park in Amsterdam, NY.

This event is sponsored by Alpin Haus

Second Annual Amsterdam Winterfest flier 2023After the success of last year’s Winterfest, once again Alpin Haus is sponsoring this great family fun-day at Veterans Park Ice rink! The Second Annual Amsterdam Winterfest will be a great time for all to enjoy!

Come out and enjoy ice skating, music, smores to go and hot chocolate courtesy of Alpin Haus.

Also, throughout the day we will be having GIVEAWAYS
A BIG thank you to Cahill’s Sporting Goods of Troy for providing the FREE skate rentals! Cahill’s will be bringing over 250 pair of skates for youth size 5 through all adult sizes.

Cahills brings Free Skates rentals!

A BIG thank you to Cahill’s Sporting Goods of Troy for providing the FREE skate rentals! Cahill’s will be bringing over 250 pair of skates for youth size 5 through all adult sizes.

Free Hot Dogs and Burgers

Beginning at From 1pm we will be serving free hot dog and hamburgers. Also, throughout the day we will be having GIVEAWAYS!

You can find more event near you at Mohawk Valley Today Events!

Royal Mountain Snow Drag Racing March 2023

Snow Drag Racing at Royal Mountain Ski Area

Snow Drag Racing at Royal Mountain Ski Area

Snow Drags at Royal Mountain Ski Area! join us for all the excitement on January 28 and March 11 in Johnstown NY!

Snowmobile drag racing is a fast and exciting! If you love winter sports, snowmobiling, and drag racing then come out for the Snow Drags at Royal Mountain Ski Area.

2023 Drag Racing Dates:

  • The 2022-2Snow Drag at Royal Mountain 2023023 Renegade Racing Snowmobile Racing Series for this season at Royal
  • January 28th
  • March 11th

 

** ADMISSION GATES WILL NOT OPEN UNTIL 3PM ON 1/28 DUE TO A SKI RACE**

Signups are from 4PM-6PM

Test Passes begin at 6PM

Racing Begins at 7PM

Location

Royal Mountain Ski Area
3072 RT-10
Johnstown, NY 12095-4924

You can find full details and event schedule at Snow Drag at Royal Mountain!

Snow in the Mohawk Valley

While Buffalo was inundated with snow in December, the Mohawk Valley hasn’t seen much of it this winter, until now.

Snowmobile Safety Courses – Don’t wait for the snow to get ready!

Snowmobile safety courses in January and early February in multiple counties making participation easy for Mohawk Valley residents.

Governor Hochul Directs State Agencies to Prepare for Storm

Governor Hochul Directs State Agencies to Prepare Emergency Response Assets Ahead of Incoming Weather System Expected to Impact New York State Thursday Through the Holiday Weekend

Winter Fest 2022

The Caroga Lake Music Festival presents its Winter Fest series of four performances beginning December 14 through December 17, 2022.

Tag Archive for: Winter

Cabin Fever Limited Train

Board in Utica & arrive at the Remsen Depot where you will enjoy a warm fire, hot chocolate, & smores.

Enjoy a day out of the house!

Ride from Utica to the Remsen Depot where you will enjoy a warm fire, hot chocolate, and s’mores before returning to Utica. Each ticket holder will receive an Adirondack Railroad campfire mug for hot chocolate, and all the items needed to make two s’mores.

Special Note: If we experience heavy rain, high winds, or blizzard like conditions where we are unable to have a campfire at the Remsen Depot, we will serve unique S’mores treats and hot cocoa while onboard.

Coach Class

Adult Ages 13-61 $35
Child Ages 2-12 $25
Military/Senior Seniors 62+ $33

First Class

Adult Ages 13-61 | Table Seating w/Service $45
Child Ages 2-12 $35
Military/Senior Seniors 62+ $43

Diamond Class

Adult Ages 13-61 $75
Child Ages 2-12 $65
Military/Senior Seniors 62+ $73

Premier Class

Adult Ages 13-61 $65
Child Ages 2-12 $55
Military/Senior Seniors 62+ $63

2023 SNOWFEST at the Blenheim-Gilboa Visitor Center

Visit the Blenheim-Gilboa Visitors Center for Our Annual SNOWFEST!

Get ready for a day of Free Winter Wonderland Fun on February 11, 2023 from 10-3pm. Enjoy an assortment of crafts, activities and entertainment. Food will be available for purchase from a local vendor.

Activities include:

❅ Photos with the Snow Princesses ❅ Dog Sled Demonstrations
❅ Sledding, Snowshoeing & Snow-Bowling!
❅ Guided Nature Hikes
❅ Songs, Music & Storytelling
❅ Exhibits, Crafts & Local Food Vendor

The Blenheim-Gilboa Visitors Center is located at 1378 NY-30, North Blenheim, NY 12131.

MV Golf and Events Freeze Fest banner

Freeze Fest and Snowshoe Race

Freeze Fest and Snowshoe Race

Welcome to the MV Golf and Event Center Freeze Fest and Snowshoe Race happening on February 11, 2023 at the MV Golf and Event Center in Little Falls, NY!

Freezing never felt so good at our winter festival and snowshoe race!

The Green is White Snowshoe Race - Little Falls NYThe Green is White Snowshoe Race

Get your snow gear on for a 5K, 10K, or 15K race in snowshoes, presented by Rock City Runners. After taking a break during Covid, The Green is White Snowshoe Race is back! This time at a new location: The Mohawk Valley Golf and Event Center in Little Falls. Choose from distances of 5K, 10K, or 15K.  Please register in advance at The Green is White Snowshoe Race Registration.

More of a spectator? You can enjoy a day of  fun for the whole family with:

  • live music (Avery & Friends, and Isaac French)
  • bonfires
  • s’mores making
  • make your own ice cream
  • outdoor bar service
  • cardboard sledding
  • kids’ snowshoe run
  • ice golf
  • cornhole
  • comfort food
  • and more!
With or without snow – this event is a GO!

Race information

Racers please follow the registration link or register day-of at the course.

Second Annual Amsterdam Winterfest

Second Annual Amsterdam WinterFest Sponsored by Alpin Haus

The second annual Amsterdam Winterfest will be held Saturday, February 4, 2023 from 12:00pm until 4:00pm at the Alpin Haus ice skating rink at Veterans Park in Amsterdam, NY.

This event is sponsored by Alpin Haus

Second Annual Amsterdam Winterfest flier 2023After the success of last year’s Winterfest, once again Alpin Haus is sponsoring this great family fun-day at Veterans Park Ice rink! The Second Annual Amsterdam Winterfest will be a great time for all to enjoy!

Come out and enjoy ice skating, music, smores to go and hot chocolate courtesy of Alpin Haus.

Also, throughout the day we will be having GIVEAWAYS
A BIG thank you to Cahill’s Sporting Goods of Troy for providing the FREE skate rentals! Cahill’s will be bringing over 250 pair of skates for youth size 5 through all adult sizes.

Cahills brings Free Skates rentals!

A BIG thank you to Cahill’s Sporting Goods of Troy for providing the FREE skate rentals! Cahill’s will be bringing over 250 pair of skates for youth size 5 through all adult sizes.

Free Hot Dogs and Burgers

Beginning at From 1pm we will be serving free hot dog and hamburgers. Also, throughout the day we will be having GIVEAWAYS!

You can find more event near you at Mohawk Valley Today Events!

Cabin Fever Limited Train

Board in Utica & arrive at the Remsen Depot where you will enjoy a warm fire, hot chocolate, & smores.

Enjoy a day out of the house!

Ride from Utica to the Remsen Depot where you will enjoy a warm fire, hot chocolate, and s’mores before returning to Utica. Each ticket holder will receive an Adirondack Railroad campfire mug for hot chocolate, and all the items needed to make two s’mores.

Special Note: If we experience heavy rain, high winds, or blizzard like conditions where we are unable to have a campfire at the Remsen Depot, we will serve unique S’mores treats and hot cocoa while onboard.

Coach Class

Adult Ages 13-61 $35
Child Ages 2-12 $25
Military/Senior Seniors 62+ $33

First Class

Adult Ages 13-61 | Table Seating w/Service $45
Child Ages 2-12 $35
Military/Senior Seniors 62+ $43

Diamond Class

Adult Ages 13-61 $75
Child Ages 2-12 $65
Military/Senior Seniors 62+ $73

Premier Class

Adult Ages 13-61 $65
Child Ages 2-12 $55
Military/Senior Seniors 62+ $63

Cabin Fever Limited Train

Board in Utica & arrive at the Remsen Depot where you will enjoy a warm fire, hot chocolate, & smores.

Enjoy a day out of the house!

Ride from Utica to the Remsen Depot where you will enjoy a warm fire, hot chocolate, and s’mores before returning to Utica. Each ticket holder will receive an Adirondack Railroad campfire mug for hot chocolate, and all the items needed to make two s’mores.

Special Note: If we experience heavy rain, high winds, or blizzard like conditions where we are unable to have a campfire at the Remsen Depot, we will serve unique S’mores treats and hot cocoa while onboard.

Coach Class

Adult Ages 13-61 $35
Child Ages 2-12 $25
Military/Senior Seniors 62+ $33

First Class

Adult Ages 13-61 | Table Seating w/Service $45
Child Ages 2-12 $35
Military/Senior Seniors 62+ $43

Diamond Class

Adult Ages 13-61 $75
Child Ages 2-12 $65
Military/Senior Seniors 62+ $73

Premier Class

Adult Ages 13-61 $65
Child Ages 2-12 $55
Military/Senior Seniors 62+ $63

Royal Mountain Snow Drag Racing March 2023

Snow Drag Racing at Royal Mountain Ski Area

Snow Drag Racing at Royal Mountain Ski Area

Snow Drags at Royal Mountain Ski Area! join us for all the excitement on January 28 and March 11 in Johnstown NY!

Snowmobile drag racing is a fast and exciting! If you love winter sports, snowmobiling, and drag racing then come out for the Snow Drags at Royal Mountain Ski Area.

2023 Drag Racing Dates:

  • The 2022-2Snow Drag at Royal Mountain 2023023 Renegade Racing Snowmobile Racing Series for this season at Royal
  • January 28th
  • March 11th

 

** ADMISSION GATES WILL NOT OPEN UNTIL 3PM ON 1/28 DUE TO A SKI RACE**

Signups are from 4PM-6PM

Test Passes begin at 6PM

Racing Begins at 7PM

Location

Royal Mountain Ski Area
3072 RT-10
Johnstown, NY 12095-4924

You can find full details and event schedule at Snow Drag at Royal Mountain!

Cabin Fever Limited Train

Board in Utica & arrive at the Remsen Depot where you will enjoy a warm fire, hot chocolate, & smores.

Enjoy a day out of the house!

Ride from Utica to the Remsen Depot where you will enjoy a warm fire, hot chocolate, and s’mores before returning to Utica. Each ticket holder will receive an Adirondack Railroad campfire mug for hot chocolate, and all the items needed to make two s’mores.

Special Note: If we experience heavy rain, high winds, or blizzard like conditions where we are unable to have a campfire at the Remsen Depot, we will serve unique S’mores treats and hot cocoa while onboard.

Coach Class

Adult Ages 13-61 $35
Child Ages 2-12 $25
Military/Senior Seniors 62+ $33

First Class

Adult Ages 13-61 | Table Seating w/Service $45
Child Ages 2-12 $35
Military/Senior Seniors 62+ $43

Diamond Class

Adult Ages 13-61 $75
Child Ages 2-12 $65
Military/Senior Seniors 62+ $73

Premier Class

Adult Ages 13-61 $65
Child Ages 2-12 $55
Military/Senior Seniors 62+ $63

Cabin Fever Limited Train

Board in Utica & arrive at the Remsen Depot where you will enjoy a warm fire, hot chocolate, & smores.

Enjoy a day out of the house!

Ride from Utica to the Remsen Depot where you will enjoy a warm fire, hot chocolate, and s’mores before returning to Utica. Each ticket holder will receive an Adirondack Railroad campfire mug for hot chocolate, and all the items needed to make two s’mores.

Special Note: If we experience heavy rain, high winds, or blizzard like conditions where we are unable to have a campfire at the Remsen Depot, we will serve unique S’mores treats and hot cocoa while onboard.

Coach Class

Adult Ages 13-61 $35
Child Ages 2-12 $25
Military/Senior Seniors 62+ $33

First Class

Adult Ages 13-61 | Table Seating w/Service $45
Child Ages 2-12 $35
Military/Senior Seniors 62+ $43

Diamond Class

Adult Ages 13-61 $75
Child Ages 2-12 $65
Military/Senior Seniors 62+ $73

Premier Class

Adult Ages 13-61 $65
Child Ages 2-12 $55
Military/Senior Seniors 62+ $63