Ogdensburg International Seaway Festival 2022

July 23rd – July 31st

2022 Upcoming Festival Events

Jul
23
Sat
Canoe Race @ Heuvelton Boat Launch
Jul 23 @ 9:00 am
Canoe Race @ Heuvelton Boat Launch

Rip Friot/Remington Canoe Race.

9am til finished

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Kid’s Fishing Derby @ Greenbelt Dock
Jul 23 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Kid's Fishing Derby @ Greenbelt Dock

Fishing derby for kids 12 and under. No signup required – just show up! Meet at the docks at Greenbelt and fish until 11am.

Worms will be provided so please don’t bring your own!

If you catch a fish you’re on the board – no matter what it is.

Awards will be given for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, Stangest Catch, Sportsmanship and we have lots of prizes so be ready to cast your line!

Wine, Arts & Crafts Show @ Lockwood Arena
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Wine, Arts & Crafts Show @ Lockwood Arena

Enjoy two days of locally made and produced wine, arts & crafts for more than 70 unique vendors. Shop and sample fresh local vegetables, wood products, ceramics, honey, syrup, jewelry, direct sales & more.

Food will be provided by the Pig & Moo Food Wagon
Live music by Slick Ric of Timeless Entertainment
Raffling BLACK STONE GRILL WITH GRILL KIT
The Lemon Drop will be on hand with their fresh Lemonade.

Free parking is available.

 

 

Firefighter Kid’s Games @ Morrisette Park
Jul 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Firefighter Kid's Games @ Morrisette Park

Bring the kids to enjoy fun & games hosted by the Ogdensburg Fire Fighters Local 1799 crew.

Food provided.

Concert in the Park – Into the Black (80s Rock) @ Library Park
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Concert in the Park - Into the Black (80s Rock) @ Library Park

Come enjoy live music in the park! Bring a picnic and a blanket and watch the sun set over the St. Lawrence.

Live Music (satellite event) @ Sips
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm

Kick off the Seaway Festival with live music at Sips featuring Shawn Stoddard. Special menu items will be available!

Jul
24
Sun
Sandbar Classic Fishing Derby @ Hosmer's Marina
Jul 24 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Sandbar Classic Fishing Derby @ Hosmer's Marina

Hosmer’s Marina will host the 2022 Sandbar Classic fishing derby for kids & adults on Sunday, July 24th. Entry is $20 for adults and $10 for entrants aged 16 & under. Divisions will include bass, walleye, pike, and perch from the St. Lawrence River only. Weigh in will be from 8am til 3pm and all fish must be alive upon entry. Place will be determined by weight with tie breaker being length. Only 1 fish per division, and you may bump your fish. Please also note that everyone in the boat must be entered in the derby!

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Wine, Arts & Crafts Show @ Lockwood Arena
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wine, Arts & Crafts Show @ Lockwood Arena

Enjoy two days of locally made and produced wine, arts & crafts for more than 70 unique vendors. Shop and sample fresh local vegetables, wood products, ceramics, honey, syrup, jewelry, direct sales & more.

Food will be provided by the Pig & Moo Food Wagon
Live music by Slick Ric of Timeless Entertainment
Raffling BLACK STONE GRILL WITH GRILL KIT
The Lemon Drop will be on hand with their fresh Lemonade.

Free parking is available.

 

Fred’s Wild West BBQ (satellite event) @ Frederic Remington Art Museum
Jul 24 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Fred's Wild West BBQ (satellite event) @ Frederic Remington Art Museum

Round up your family and friends for Fred’s 10th Annual Wild Wild West BBQ at the Museum on Sunday, July 24th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. or until sold out. Fred’s Wild Wild West BBQ is generously sponsored by Pepsi Cola Ogdensburg Bottlers. All proceeds benefit the Museum.

LIVE MUSIC – Live music will be provided by Gary Walts – Heavy Mellow Guitar from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Widely known as an award winning photojournalist, Gary Walts is also a virtuoso guitarist.

FOOD – The event is catered by Parker Piercey, of PCP-BBQ Catering. The cost per meal is $15 and includes pulled pork, chicken, salt potatoes, corn on the cob, macaroni salad, watermelon, a Lipton Teas product, and Museum admission. Tickets will be sold at the event. Guests are welcome to enjoy their meal under a lawn tent provided by Fox & Murray Funeral Home or as take-out.

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Battle of the Bands @ OFA Athletic Facility
Jul 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Battle of the Bands @ OFA Athletic Facility

Come check out the Battle of the Bands featuring nearby high school bands and a half-time show by Downbeats Percussion.

Please do not bring your own chairs – bleacher seating is available for all spectators with handicap seating options as well.

There is a small admission fee of $3 to attend.

The Athletic Booster Club concession stand will be open and selling snacks and beverages including hot dogs, hamburgers, pretzels, cotton candy, nacho cheese, freezies, chips, candy, chocolate, cold drinks and cold water.

NO PETS ALLOWED

Jul
25
Mon
Ogdensburg Dance Studio Performance @ Library Park
Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Come out and watch the Ogdensburg Dance Studio crew perform numbers in tap, jazz, hip hop lyrical, and baton. The performance will last for about an hour so bring a chair if you’re keen to settle in and come support our local Ogdensburg dancers!

Jul
26
Tue
Concert in the Park – Whiskey & Wine (acoustic duo) @ Library Park
Jul 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Concert in the Park - Whiskey & Wine (acoustic duo) @ Library Park

Come enjoy live music in the park! Bring a picnic and a blanket and watch the sun set over the St. Lawrence.

Annual Highlights

2022 Fireworks Show

Friday, July 29th

Greenbelt Area at Dusk

2022 Parade Day

Saturday, July 30th

11am Start on Ford Street

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Seaway Festival Buttons & T-Shirts

Every year our beloved Seaway Festival buttons and t-shirts help support the volunteer-based event. Buy merch and show your support!

Can You Help? Donate, Sponsor & Volunteer!

The Ogdensburg International Seaway Festival is staffed totally by VOLUNTEERS. After 60 years, the dedication of our members speaks for itself. If you are interested in helping, sponsoring, or becoming a member, please contact Chris & Sally Cole @ 315-393-3518.

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