Arts & Activities | Westport NY on Lake Champlain

Westport NY on Lake Champlain

Where the Adirondack Mountains meet Lake Champlain

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Aerobie Fields Pottery

(518) 962-4590, 171 Merriam Forge Rd, Westport, NY 12993 – E-mail  Meredith Johnston’s pottery features distinctive decorative and functional stoneware. Bowls, pitchers, casseroles, vases and crafts may be purchased locally at stores, farmers’ markets, or by commission.

Adirondack History Center

(518) 873-6466, 7590 Court Street, Elizabethtown, NY –  E-Mail
Museum and Historical Society, displays more than 6,000 artifacts, documents and art, representing two centuries of Essex County life. Lectures, workshops & tours as well as a formal garden, a lean-to and sugar house and an authentic fire tower.

Boquet River Theatre Festival – BRTF

518-412-2525, Grange Hall, Rte 22, Whallonburg, NY,
Provides young people with theatrical training and experience. talented children, ages 8 to 14, that work for 3 weeks to put together a musical production in August.

Ballard Park Foundation

Main St. Rte 9N, 22; PO Box 96, Westport, NY 12993
“The Park that brings people together”
Summer concerts and activities in the Park. A lifeguard equipped, public beach. Skating and sledding in winter. Heritage Festival, flower gardens, picnic tables, benches, beautiful view, Plein Air

Camp Dudley

(888) 962-4720, 126 Dudley Rd  Westport, NY 12993
Founded in 1885, Camp Dudley is the oldest camp in the USA for boys. Ages 10 1/2 to 15. Camp Dudley at Kiniya for girls ages 9-15.

Capt. Bob Lewis, Fins & Grins

518-929-1888. Fishing charters on Lake Champlain, June thru Oct.  Steigercraft 25 ft hardtop. Lake Trout, Salmon, Bass, Perch, and Sightseeing.  USCG Master license 50 ton; located in Westport and Catskill. E-Mail

Champlain Area Trails (CATS)

518-962-2287, 6482 Main St. PO Box 193, Westport, NY 12993
CATS develops trails that connect people to nature, link communities and promote economic vitality.  E-mail

The Depot Theatre

(518) 962-4449, 6705 Main St.,  PO Box 414  Westport, NY 12993
Professional live theatre in a restored 1876 train station. Plays, musicals, live events.

Elizabeth Lee – Outdoor Guide

(518) 962-4756,  NY 12993
Half and full day hiking, paddling, and ski trips. All ages welcome. All year. – E-mail

Essex Theatre Co.

(518) 526-4520. Main St. Masonic Lodge, Essex NY
Bringing quality inexpensive theatre to the surrounding communities, and to provide an opportunity for local adults and youth to participate in production of plays and musicals,  See web for schedule and how to participate. E-mail

Essex County Fair

(518) 962-8650,  Main St, Rt 9N  Westport,  NY 12993 E-mail

Annual “Adirondack Agricultural Fair” with many shows daily. Arts & crafts for sale and exhibits. Several demonstrations daily. Carnival rides, parking and most shows are included in the admission price. August 12 – 16, 2015. See web and facebook for schedules of events.
Theme for 2015 is “There is no udder fair like this!”

The Galley Restaurant and Bar

(518) 962-4899, 20 Washington St,  Westport, NY 12993 Memorable lakeside dining, on deck or air-conditioned dining room. Lunch, dinner, late night bar menu. Live weekend entertainment. Saturday BBQ features. Monday night trivia. Wednesday piano jazz. Groups  welcome. Free WiFi. Pets welcome on deck. Father’s Day to Labor Day.   E-mail

Ledge Hill Studio

(518) 962-2043, 1167 Ledge Hill Rd. Westport, NY 12993
Furniture shop — Art studio.

Meadowmount School of Music

(518) 962-2400, 1424 County Rte 10 Westport, NY 12993 www.meadowmount.comE-mail A seven week, summer school for talented music students. Students work under outstanding faculty and present three concerts each week, open to the public, Sunday, Wednesday,& Friday 7:30 pm.

Normandie Beach Resort

(518) 962-4750, 96 Furnace Point Rd    Westport, NY 12993
Lakeside beach resort. Restaurant, lakeside dining at the Coco Cafe, comfortable cottages, waterskiing, wakeboarding, sailing, canoeing, kayaking, swimming pool, tennis. Live music throughout the summer. Seasonal.

Northwaters & Langskib Wilderness Programs

866-458-9974, 1016  Rte 22, Wadhams, NY
Offering fun and enriching canoe trip adventures to youth, ages 10-17, from island based camps in northern Ontario. CG Stephens.

Overtime Photography

(518) 412-2712, 60 Sisco St. PO Box 413, Westport, NY 12993 Large capacity photo booth entertains guests and creates memories with unlimited photos during events. Fun props, photo frames, a scrapbook, custom DVDs, and green screen options. Personalize photo strips with date, names, logo, etc.  Custom layouts available. Serving New York and New England, but will travel anywhere. E-Mail for brochures and questions.

Wadhams Free Library

(518) 962-8717, 763 NYS Route 22 Wadhams, NY 12993 –  E-Mail
Public library next to the Falls of the Boquet River in Wadhams. Books, magazines, interlibrary loan, internet access, story hour, lecture series, book group. Free Wi-Fi.

Westport Central School

(518) 962-8244, 25 Sisco St. Westport, NY 12993
K-12 building with 275 students. Educating and preparing students to be contributing members of the school and community.

Westport Heritage House

6459 Main St. Rte 9N,22  PO Box 394 Westport, NY 12993
Westport’s community, visitor, and heritage center. Serves residents and visitors for classes, art shows, meetings, concerts, and tells our community heritage. Contact us about using the center.

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