It may be March but the Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership is already in full swing planning for the 9th Annual StreetFest in Ticonderoga which will be held on Saturday, July 29, 2017 in Downtown Ticonderoga from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. The event is held on Montcalm Street in the heart of Historic Ticonderoga, NY. StreetFest is a day celebration that is a must do event each year in the Ticonderoga Area.
StreetFest will include a variety of local businesses offering promotions, specials, and sidewalk sales as well as an array of food options, street vendors, arts and crafts, live music all day including a performance by the Fort Ticonderoga Fife & Drum Corp as well as visiting Corps, a variety of kid’s activities, face painting, full face art, caricatures, horse drawn wagon rides, displays and much more. The Ticonderoga Area Farmers Market will also be part of StreetFest. Details are being finalized for this event and the music and entertainment schedule will be available as the event gets closer. Admission to the event is free and open to the public. The committee is also working on adding new aspects to the event.
“We created StreetFest as an additional attraction for Ticonderoga and the Downtown Business District. We invite area community members, visitors, businesses and vendors to join us for the 9th Annual StreetFest in Downtown Ticonderoga. The committee continues to work hard to coordinate the event, add new activities, and book a variety of live music and entertainment for all to enjoy. This wonderful event continues to grow attracting many members of the community and visitors alike. Mark your calendars and plan to attend StreetFest 2017,” shared Robert Dedrick – StreetFest Chairperson.
The StreetFest committee is in the process of registering merchants and vendors for the 2017 celebration. If you are interested in participating in StreetFest you must fill out a Merchant/Vendor Form. Merchant & Vendor applications are available at www.timainstreet.org or by calling 518-585-6619. Completed applications can be returned to the Chamber Office (TMSP Coordinator) at 94 Montcalm Street, Suite 1, Ticonderoga, NY.
Applications have been mailed or emailed to all 2016 participants. Vendors including downtown merchants, retail stores, restaurants, food vendors, non-profits, arts and craft vendors, vendors with local hand crafted products are encourage to participate.
The StreetFest committee is made up of a number of TMSP Board Members, Community Volunteers and Downtown Business Owners. In addition to the committee the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce will assist with the event as the TMSP Coordinator.