Events

 Our Events Help Educate Our Local History for You.

All of our events are Free!!

Year 2015

June 18th: The Historical Society of Lake Pleasant & Speculator will present a tour of a building built in 1892 and serve a light lunch .  We will be meeting at 10 AM at the courthouse.  A donation of $20.  To reserve a place please send your check payable to Peggy La Fontaine and mail to PO Box 593, Lake Pleasant, NY 12108.  Seating is limited.  Further information call Peggy at 518 548-7751.

July 14th: History Bus Tour. Tour the Town of Lake Pleasant & the Village of Speculator and learn about it’s local history. There will a Historical giving history with a Then & Now Historical Map. This event is sponsored by the Historical society of Lake Pleasant & Speculator. For more information, contact Anne Weaver (518) 548-8351 Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1555134991423404/

July 23rd: Learn to Geocache.  Location is at the Town of Lake Pleasant Library. 2pm – 4pm. You will need a GPS and your home co-ordinance. As you learn the game called Geocaching, you will also be learning local history. This event is sponsored by the Town of Lake Pleasant Library and the Historical Society of Lake Pleasant & Speculator . Geocaching Website Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1414703388835517/

August 14th: French Louie Day. Come for a walking tour through Speculator and learn about the Adirondack Legend, French Louie, as we remember 100 years after his death. There will be other events to follow.   Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1559806344292768/

August 15th: Hamilton County History Fair. Located at the Speculator Pavilion on route 30/8. 10am – 4pm. Meet Historians, Historical Societies, and people who do an historical trade. All from the Hamilton County Region. There will be food and venders as well. Sponsored by the Historical Society of Lake Pleasant & Speculator. Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/498518973617576/

September 26th: Apple Fest. Located at the Speculator Pavilion on route 30/8. 10am – 4pm. Venders selling their goods, people making apple cider, and fun activities for people of all ages. Sponsored by the Historical Society of Lake Pleasant & Speculator. Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/308333802695778/

October 24th: Airdville Cemetery Tour on route 8 at 7pm. Come meet the people of the past buried here and learn their stories from their own mouths.

Year 2016

August 13-14: War of 1812 Re-enactment.

Re-enactor’s Registration Forms: https://lakespec.wordpress.com/civil-war-info-2/

More events may be added so update your schedule by checking the Chamber’s website:

www.adrkmts.com or http://speculatorchamber.com/m/events/home/  town website:  www.lakepleasantny.org