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September 6, 2012

Battle of Plattsburgh events rev up


BURGH — The Clem Hawkins Revival Band revs things up tonight for the Battle of Plattsburgh Commemoration events; Friday through Sunday, events come fast and furious with more music, re-enactments, memorial services, kids games and parades.

Here’s some of the schedule (unless otherwise noted, all events are in Plattsburgh):


5 p.m.: Riverside Cemetery Memorial Service, Stelzer Road.

7:30 p.m.: Clem Hawkins Revival Band concert. Stafford Middle School.


11 a.m.: Crab Island Memorial on the island; U.S. Navy Band, Clinton Community College main lobby; U.S. Navy Band Woodwind Trio, Lake Forest Senior Living Community.

2 p.m.: U.S. Navy Band Woodwind Trio, Meadowbrook Healthcare, Prospect Avenue.

4 to 8 p.m.:

Macdonough Monument, City Hall Place. Open for self- guided tours.

4 to 7 p.m.: Cannonball Run preregistration, Trinity Park. Race is Saturday.

4 p.m.: Israel Green Tavern, vintage dining and entertainment, 18 Trinity Place.

4:30 p.m.: Roy Hurd, concert, Israel Green Tavern.

5 p.m.: Eliza Mooers Historic District Walking Tour, with Melissa Bistor-Cross, Macdonough Monument.

6 p.m.: Gratto Family Jugglers & Stilt Walkers, Trinity Park area.

6:30 p.m.: Charlie Stone and Split Rock concert, Israel Green Tavern.

7:30 p.m.: Professor Louie and the Crowmatix concert, City Hall steps.

8:30 p.m.: U.S. Navy Band Northeast, City Hall steps.

9 p.m.: The Bluenote Dixie Band, Israel Green Tavern.

9:30 p.m.: Rocket’s Red Glare Fireworks, Macdonough Monument.


8:10 a.m.: Cannonball Run registration, Old Base Oval, races at 9 a.m. 5 and 10K fun runs, $35, 1-mile Fun Run/Walk

9 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Farmer’s Market, Durkee Street.

10 to 11 a.m.: 1814 Battle Re-enactment, Spellman Road, Beekmantown, behind the Town Hall.

10 to 10:30 a.m.: Saratoga replica demonstration, Champlain Monument, Cumberland Avenue.

10 a.m. to noon: Fife-and-drum and pipe-and-drum units perform, Trinity Park and downtown area; Fun With Boats, build and sail your own small ship, 30 City Hall Place.

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