It’s February. The excitement of the holiday season is long gone and the hope of a warm and sunny spring is still weeks away. Now is the time that the winter blues settle in. This year, don’t let the doldrums get ahold of you! Visit the Ticonderoga area and we will keep you busy and entertained!
Ice fishing at the forts
Crown Point State Historic Site is perfectly situated on Lake Champlain as a starting point for ice fishing. Ice fishing clinics were offered for youth a few weeks ago, and with the cold chill still in the air, there is still plenty of ice left to fish from.
Hague Fish and Game Club Fishing Tournament
The Hague Fish and Game Club hosts their annual fishing tournament at the end of February each year. This tournament takes place on 5 bodies of water, including Lake Champlain. While the tournament may be over, head to FMB Bait Shop in Port Henry or Norm’s Bait and Tackle in Crown Point for the latest ice fishing news and information.
1759 Battle on Snowshoes Reenactment
Fort Ticonderoga will host the reenactment of the “Battle on Snowshoes” on February 26, 2022 from 10 a.m - 4 p.m. This event is a vivid recreation of this historic battle. Visitors will also explore life of the French Garrison at Fort Ticonderoga.
Star Trek Original Series Set Tour
On weekends throughout the winter you can have an out-of-this-world experience at the Star Trek Original Set Series Tour. Visit a complete recreation of the original 1960s Star Trek sets!
Punky Noodles Children's Museum
Keep your kids busy and engaged at Punky Noodles! With a full schedule of events and free-play opportunities, Punky Noodles aims to have your little ones learn and explore through play and imagination!
Ti Arts Downtown Gallery
Running through March 5, Ti Arts Downtown Gallery’s new exhibit, “Everything Floral,” will have you thinking of spring. Stop by to surround yourself with flowers and support local artists!
End of Winter Carnival
As we inch closer to the end of the season, visit Ticonderoga for the annual End of Winter Carnival, March 4 - 6, 2022. This event includes a number of family friendly activities including a family movie, a live streamed performance for children, outdoor carnival games, winter recreational opportunities, and a fireworks display! All events will follow current NYS COVID-19 guidelines.
What are your plans?
While visiting the Ticonderoga area, the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce is available to help you plan every step of your trip. We can help you find the perfect lodging options, incredible restaurants, unique retailers, and a vast array of outdoor recreational opportunities so you can enjoy all that the region has to offer. We are the cure for your winter blues!
For more information call 518-585-6619 or go to www.TiconderogaNY.com.