IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT EVENTS

NEW EVENT:  RIVER RAT ILLUMINATED BOAT PARADE:  SATURDAY, JULY 20TH 9:30PM  St. Lawrence River.  Spectators can watch from Morrissette Park or along the riverfront from the Patterson Street boat launch past the city docks to the lighthouse and back around to the new OBPA access road.    Event Chair :  Laurel Lee Roethel  315-393-4770.  Co-chairs:  Don Swan and Randy Johnson.

GET YOUR DUCKS NOW!!!! DUCK VOUCHERS ARE CURRENTLY ON SALE FOR THE GREAT SEAWAY FESTIVAL DUCK RACE TO BE HELD ON SUNDAY, AUGUST 26TH.  IT COSTS ONLY $5 TO SPONSOR A DUCK AND THE PRIZES ARE

 1ST PLACE - $500   2ND THROUGH 5TH $100 EACH!

VOUCHERS ARE ON SALE FROM ANY FESTIVAL COMMITTEE MEMBER OR YOU CAN STOP AT  RIVER RAT DESIGNS/ROETHEL'S - 1801 FORD STREET, OGDENSBURG AND GET YOURS.  YOU ARE ASKED TO "NAME" YOUR DUCK SO GET "QUACKIN'" AND THINK UP A GOOD ONE FOR YOUR WINNER!!!

KARAOKE CONTEST click and register!!!! on the YESfm.com, Q102.9fm and PAC 987.com and also will be available at Roethel's/River Rat Designs, 1801 Ford Street, Ogdensburg, NY, or call 315-393-4770. Contestant categories are Elementary, Junior and Senior divisions. Preliminary show is at the OFA auditorium on Tuesday, July 23RD and the finals are in the GAZEBO at Library park on Friday evening prior to the show on the main stage and fireworks. $3 (OFA)

FLOAT APPLICATIONS - SEAWAY FESTIVAL FLOAT APPLICATIONS are now being taken. You do not have to have your float judged to be a participant in the parade. Please contact Melanie Cole 315-393-2219 

SEAWAY FESTIVAL PARADE ENTRIES: PLEASE CONTACT MR. MIKE COLE AT 315-393-2219. As always, last minute entries are ALWAYS welcomed, but to be included in the printed lineup and to reserve a definite place you should call to let the committee know. FREE

DEBBIE ABEL MEMORIAL ZONTA ANTIQUE AND ARTISAN SHOW - JULY 21ST at the OFA Golden Dome. This year's show is LARGER than ever. $

*CRAFT SHOW & WINE FESTIVAL & FARMER'S MARKET- July 20TH and 21ST at the LOCKWOOD Center. This year's show is also LARGER than ever. We have added WINE vendors & your favorite food vendors from the Farmer's Market to make this show something you won't want to miss. $

BATTLE OF THE HIGH SCHOOL BANDS  - a Seaway Festival FAVORITE, will again be held on Sunday evening, July 21ST at the OFA field. In case of inclement weather, the show will be held IN THE DOME. Come and see all the high school bands in action. Love the parade, but don't get to see all the bands perform??? Here is your chance! $3 per person

FAMILY FEUD - Come and join the fun - you MIGHT get to PLAY THE GAME. THURSDAY, July 26th OFA Auditorium $3 per person