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Adams, NY

Historical Association of South Jefferson

29 E. Church St.
Adams, NY 13605

Phone: 315-232-2616
hasouthjeff@yahoo.com
http://hasjny.tripod.com

Welcome to a 1850s-era house and antique home with farm and marine displays as well as Indian artifacts, local history and genealogy. We also host craft classes.

Operation Season: Year Round


Alexandria Bay, NY

dark island spirits

Dark Island Spirits

42 Church St.
Alexandria Bay, NY 13607

Phone: 315-482-2059
info@darkislandspirits.com
www.darkislandspirits.com

New York State Craft Beverage Distillery and Tasting Room. Offering free tours daily. Musically Matured TM Spirits.

Operation Season: Year Round


Michael Ringer's Gallery

Michael Ringer’s St. Lawrence Gallery

47382 Dingman Point Rd
Alexandria Bay, NY 13607

Phone: 315-482-2833 or 315-686-1009
ringer@gisco.net
http://www.michaelringer.com

Large selection of St. Lawrence River art featuring Michael Ringer and other local artists. Gallery locations are: 47382 Dingman Point Rd, Alexandria Bay and 203 James St., Clayton.

Operation Season: Year Round


Otter Creek Preserve

Otter Creek Preserve and Nature Trail


Alexandria Bay, NY 13607

Phone: 315-686-5345
info@tilandtrust.org
http://www.tilandtrust.org

TILT’s newest trail, offers 1.9 miles of trail for walking, hiking, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing, it also offers dramatic views of both Otter Creek and Lynch Creek. A portion of the trail is ADA-accessible, with highlights including a wildlife observation tower that overlooks the Golden-winged Warbler Demonstration Area; displaying TILT’s shrubland bird management for this imperiled songbird species and a cable suspension bridge.

Operation Season: Year Round


Thousand Islands State Parks Region

Keewaydin State Park
45165 Rt. 12
Alexandria Bay, NY 13607

Phone: 315-482-2593
http://www.nysparks.com

Stretching from Lake Ontario north along the St. Lawrence River, the Thousand Islands Region includes 28 state parks, Sackets Harbor Battlefield Historic Site and six stand-alone boat launches, as well as thousands of great campsites. Campsite and cottage reservations only: 800-456-CAMP. Part of the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation.

Operation Season: Year Round


Thousand Islands Winery

Thousand Islands Winery

43298 Seaway Ave.
Suite #1
Alexandria Bay, NY 13607

Phone: 315-482-9306
info@thousandislandswinery.com
http://www.thousandislandswinery.com

Working farm winery on the scenic St. Lawrence River. Wine tasting and tours, open daily year round. Located just off I-81, exit 50S. Open at 10am daily and closing at 5pm January 1-April 14, 6pm from April 15-June 15, 8pm from June 16-September 6 and 6pm from September 7-December 31.

Operation Season: Year Round


Athens, ON

Historic Murals of Athens

1 W. Main St
Athens, ON K0E 1B0

Phone: 613-924-2044

The Historic Murals of Athens were the first such attraction to be established in Ontario. Nine murals were painted by professional artists on the exterior walls of local businesses.

Operation Season: Year Round


Black River, NY

Busted Grapes Winery

Busted Grapes

19557 Ball Rd
Black River, NY 13612

Phone: 315-519-7574
bustedgrapes@yahoo.com
www.bustedgrapeswine.com

Licensed farm winery producing a variety of red and white wines!

Operation Season: Year Round


Brockville, ON

Aquatarium

6 Broad St.
Brockville, ON K6V 0C4

Phone: 613-342-6789 x7004
tbuote@aquatarium.ca
http://www.aquatarium.ca

The Aquatarium is a 27,000 sq. ft. interactive, learning & discovery center featuring river otters, aquariums, an interactive theater and exhibits that will inspire curiosity in the 1000 Islands area and the many things to see and do here.

Operation Season: Year Round


Brock Trail

Brock Trail

c/o 10 Market St. W.
Brockville, ON K6V 4R7

Phone: 613-342-4357
Toll Free: 888-251-7676
tourism@brockvillechamber.com
www.brockvilletourism.com

A 7km walking and cycling path that runs along Brockville’s beautiful waterfront in the historic downtown core and continues north through to the other end of town. This scenic pathway is paved to accommodate bicycles, roller blades, wheelchairs and strollers. The Trail takes you to Canada’s Oldest Railway Tunnel and around Blockhouse Island before continuing to Hardy Park, Rotary Park, and then following Buell’s Creek to the north end of town. A newly added section of the Trail gives you the option to go West to St. Lawrence Park. Along the Trail you will find a number of plaques installed by Heritage Brockville depicting historical sites where you can read about Brockville’s rich history. Stop by the Tourism Office at 10 Market Street West to pick up a city map which includes the trail route.

Operation Season: Year Round


Brockville Arts Centre

Brockville Arts Centre

235 King St. W.
Brockville, ON K6V 7A5

Phone: 613-342-7122
Toll Free: 877-342-7122
bac@brockville.com
http://www.brockvilleartscentre.com

Host to some of the finest stage entertainment in Ontario and Canada, the arts centre regularly attracts world class entertainers. The theatre boasts one of the region’s top art galleries, is fully accessible and offers phonic in-ear hearing devices for those with hearing disabilities. The theatre is located in heart of historic downtown Brockville and is within easy walking distance from the harbour and downtown restaurants.

Operation Season: Year Round


Brockville Museum

Brockville Museum

5 Henry St.
Brockville, ON K6V 6M4

Phone: 613-342-4397
museum@brockville.com
http://www.brockvillemuseum.com

Brockville’s history is one of the prominent manufacturers, formidable wealth, fascinating historical figures and vivacious ordinary people, interconnected by a dynamic river. Come and discover our past in historic downtown Brockville. Open Victoria Day-Labour Day: Mon-Sat 10am-5pm & Sun 1pm-5pm; Winter Season: Mon-Fri 10am-5pm.

Operation Season: Year Round


Fulford Place Museum

Fulford Place Museum

287 King St. E.
Brockville, ON K6V 1E1

Phone: 613-498-3003
fulford@heritagetrust.on.ca
http://www.heritagetrust.on.ca/Fulford-Place

Tour this Edwardian mansion filled with period artifacts owned by two generations of the Fulford family.  Learn about the family patent medicine business, enjoy their beautiful art and collectibles as well as stroll in the Italianate garden. Open daily during July and August; limited hours in fall, winter & spring – please call for information on hours. On-site gift shop with a variety of items. Tearoom open in summer – call for reservations. Spaces available to rent for events.

Operation Season: Year Round


Mac Johnson Wildlife Area

4649 Debruge Rd - east of Hwy 29
Brockville, ON K6T 1A5

Phone: 613-546-4228 or 613-345-1990
Toll Free: 877-956-CRCA (2772)
info@crca.ca
http://www.crca.ca

Facilities include hiking and cross-country ski trails, winter skating, picnic area including a shelter, nature centre and two canoe launches. Conservation education programs for school from kindergarten to Grade 12 are also offered.

Operation Season: Year Round


Cape Vincent, NY

Copper Top

Copper Top Stables Boarding & Indoor Arena

4280 Branche Rd
Cape Vincent, NY 13618

Phone: 315-771-1644
gjknapp@tds.net

Offering horse boarding and an indoor arena for practicing for horse shows in the winter. Lessons available.

Operation Season: Year Round


Cape Winery

The Cape Winery

2066 Deerlick Rd
Cape Vincent, NY 13618

Phone: 315-654-3218
sandra@thecapewinery.com
http://www.thecapewinery.com

Come experience a “taste of the Cape” at The Cape Winery, the destination for award-winning wines and a serene setting that truly reflects the lifestyle of the family farm winery. We specialize in dry wines made from locally grown northern grapes. There is also a selection of semi-sweet and sweet wines for the sweeter palate. Follow us on Facebook and check our website to learn about our fabulous food and wine events at the winery. Open 11 am – 5 pm Daily from 1 April to 31 December (Closed Christmas Day).

Operation Season: April - December


Clayton, NY

Clayton Distillery interior

Clayton Distillery

40164 Rt. 12
Clayton, NY 13624

Phone: 315-285-5004
info@claytondistillery.com
http://www.claytondistillery.com

Destination distillery creating premium-grade distilled products from locally grown grains and fruit. Summer Hours: Memorial Day-Labor Day, open Mon-Wed, 10am-5pm; Thurs-Sat, 10am-8pm; Sun, 12pm-5pm. Winter Hours: Labor Day – Memorial Day, closed Mon-Thurs; open Fri-Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 12pm-5pm.

Operation Season: Year Round


Clayton Opera House

Clayton Opera House

405 Riverside Dr.
Clayton, NY 13624

Phone: 315-686-2200
boxoffice@claytonoperahouse.com
http://www.claytonoperahouse.com

The Clayton Opera House is a renowned, year-round cultural institution for the presentation of the performing arts. It is an important cultural destination for residents and tourists of the Thousand Islands region. This venue can be rented for social functions, business activities and community events.

Operation Season: Year Round


coyote moon

Coyote Moon Vineyards

17371 Co. Rt. 3
East Line Road
Clayton, NY 13624

Phone: 315-686-5600
mail@coyotemoonvineyards.com
http://www.coyotemoonvineyards.com

If you are looking for an over-the-top customer experience, filled with award-winning wines, friendly staff, and a howling good time, Coyote Moon Vineyards is a must-visit destination! The entire Randazzo Family invites you to be their guest and sample over 19 varieties of delectable, hand-crafted, award-winning wines from their famous, or infamous, Twisted Sister to their Best of Class Gold Medal Winner, Marquette. Coyote Moon has a wine for every palate, tantalizing taste buds from dry to sweet and everything in between. Even beer drinkers feel right at home after sampling their Fire Boat Red, the sweet nectar of the North! Pack a picnic, the family, or just yourself and take a memorable stroll through their picturesque vineyard, the largest in Northern New York with more than 20 acres of Northern Grape Vines. Explore, sample, and learn how their award-winning wines are handcrafted with a tour of the crush pad, fermentation room, and bottling facility. Allow the Randazzos to create that experience in a fun-filled environment for you today and you will learn what all the howling is about!

Operation Season: Year Round


Fibonacci 321 Art Gallery

321 James St.
Clayton, NY 13624

Phone: 315-777-0612
fibart321@gmail.com
http://www.fibonacci321.com

Fibonacci 321 Art Gallery offers fine-crafted original work by artists from Northern New York specializing in wood, clay, fibers, metals, painting/drawing and glass.

Operation Season: May - December


Ingerson Rivergate Trail

S. Gerald Ingerson Preserve and Sissy Danforth Rivergate Trail


Clayton, NY 13624

Phone: 315-686-5345
info@tilandtrust.org
http://www.tilandtrust.org

This 140-acre preserve lying south of the Village of Clayton is a mosaic of wildlife habitats: successional shrublands, oak, pine and maple forests and McCarn Creek. Protecting McCarn Creek, a tributary to French Creek, protects and guards important spawning habitat for fish species and serves as a filter to clean water that flows into the St. Lawrence River. It includes two miles of the Sissy Danforth Rivergate Trail, the portion of the trail that is restricted to non-motorized traffic. Overall, the Rivergate Trail, the result of a rails-to-trails project, is a 27-mile multi-use trail with several access points located in Clayton off Black Creek Road, in Orleans across the downtown, in Theresa, Redwood and Philadelphia.

Operation Season: Year Round


St. Lawrence Pottery

St. Lawrence Pottery

41468 Rt. 12
Clayton, NY 13624

Phone: 315-686-4252
stlawrencepottery@gmail.com
www.stlawrencepottery.com

Art gallery and studio featuring hand thrown and decorated pottery, lamp work, glass bead jewelry, paintings and other fine crafts reflecting the St. Lawrence River area.  Minutes from Interstate 81 with plenty of parking and friendly artists ready to give demonstrations of their crafts and behind the scenes studio tours. Open year round  and stocked with hundreds of one of a kind gifts and collectibles, don’t miss this shop during your visit to the river! Check out our website for hours and more information.

Operation Season: Year Round


Thousand Islands Art Center

Thousand Islands Arts Center, Home of the Handweaving Museum

314 John St.
Clayton, NY 13624

Phone: 315-686-4123
leslie@tiartscenter.org
www.tiartscenter.org

The Thousand Islands Arts Center boasts a world-renowned textile collection, with galleries presenting a wide variety of changing art exhibitions year-round. The Arts Center offers a multitude of classes and workshops in a variety of disciplines, including weaving, pottery, painting and heritage arts. We also host three annual events, including our Weaving History Conference, the Antique Show & Sale celebrating 53 years, and the Arts & Crafts Show, in its 35th year in 2017.

Operation Season: Year Round


TILT Office

Thousand Islands Land Trust (TILT)

135 John St.
PO Box 238
Clayton, NY 13624

Phone: 315-686-5345
info@tilandtrust.org
http://www.tilandtrust.org

Located in the heart of downtown Clayton, the Land Trust and Visitors’ Center offers access to TILT’s knowledgeable staff, information regarding their vibrant “treks” (outdoor recreation programs) seasons and events. The TILT Office invites 1000 Islands residents and visitors to learn more about the region and the importance of conserving it.

Operation Season: Year Round


Thousand Islands Museum

Thousand Islands Museum

312 James St.
Clayton, NY 13624

Phone: 315-686-5794
sharon@timuseum.org
http://www.timuseum.org

Housing special exhibits of world class muskies and hunting decoys from the past and present. Museum gallery and library offers history of river life along the St. Lawrence. Only place in the world where you can purchase St. Lawrence Tartan. Located in the Historic District of downtown Clayton. Host to the annual Decoy and Wildlife Art Show. Gallery hours: Jan-May, open Tues & Wed, 10am-4pm. Memorial Day-Labor Day: Tues-Sat, 10am-4pm and 1-4pm Sunday. Labor Day-December: Tues-Sat, 10am-4pm.

Operation Season: Year Round


Winged Bull

Winged Bull Studio

12975 House Rd
Clayton, NY 13624

Phone: 315-686-5722
http://www.wingedbull.com

An atelier – an artist’s workshop – where the works of Greg Lago can be viewed as they are created. His Vandercook Press rarely sits idle; printing wood engravings and linocuts that have brought him international recognition. Works in various mediums by Lago and other artists are also on display.

Operation Season: Year Round


Wood Boat Brewery

Wood Boat Brewery

625 Mary St.
Clayton, NY 13624

Phone: 315-686-3233
woodboatbrewery@yahoo.com
http://www.woodboatbreweryny.com/

Craft Brewery that also sells brick oven pizza. When the weather is warm, there is nothing better than sipping some brew, enjoying some grub and the views of the magnificent St. Lawrence River with amazing sunsets on our outdoor deck. In the cooler months, enjoy the fun, friendly indoor pub style restaurant and lounge.

Operation Season: Year Round


Zenda Preserve

Zenda Farms Preserve, Community Garden and MacFarlane Trail

38973 Zenda Farm Rd
Clayton, NY 13624

Phone: 315-686-5345
info@tilandtrust.org
http://www.tilandtrust.org

Zenda Farms was a state-of-the-art dairy and beef farm that operated from 1939 into the late 1950s. The farm preserve includes the original Jamesway farm buildings, thought to be the only full set of their kind in North America. The preserve is surrounded by 405 acres of wetlands, forest, and hay meadows maintained for wildlife habitat which includes the LoisJean and John MacFarlane Trail and the Zenda Community Garden.  The Zenda Community Garden provides fresh, locally grown produce for participating local families, and a Kids Korner Garden and Natural Play Area which is open to the public. The 1.35-mile-long LoisJean and John MacFarlane Trail runs around the perimeter of a meadow and is a non-motorized trail for hiking, jogging & cross-country skiing. TILT’s plan for the future of Zenda Farms is to establish the preserve as a model for land conservation through community engagement and learning within its ecologically diverse and culturally historic farm setting.

Operation Season: Year Round


Delta, ON

Old Stone Mill

Old Stone Mill National Historic Site

46 King St.
Delta, ON K0E 1G0

Phone: 613-928-2584
info@deltamill.org
http://www.deltamill.org

For all the sights and sounds of Ontario’s oldest operating stone gristmill, plan a visit to Delta’s 200-plus-year-old stone landmark, the Old Stone Mill! Designated in 1972 as a National Historic Site, it is equipped with operating milling machinery, a turning water wheel, and three floors of exhibitions. The Old Stone Mill is a educational and fun destination owned and operated by a non-profit organization that has spent 50 years restoring and preserving this important piece of Canadian heritage. The Mill is open daily between Victoria Day Weekend and Labour Day and by appointment in the off-season. Admission is free and tours are available from knowledgeable volunteers and helpful summer students.

Operation Season: May - December


Elgin, ON

Rideau Heritage Route

1671 Chaffeys Lock Rd
Rideau Canal
Elgin, ON K0G 1E0

Phone: 613-583-4783
info@rideauheritageroute.ca
http://www.rideauheritageroute.ca

The Rideau Heritage Route from Lake Ontario in Kingston to the Ottawa River winds its way through historic sites, charming villages, quaint attractions and spectacular recreation areas. Discover how the Rideau Canal has been connecting communities along the Rideau Heritage Route for almost 2 centuries, via a chain of lakes and rivers joined by man-made canals and locks for 202km. The Rideau Canal, along with the Kingston Fortifications and Fort Henry are now part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Come cruise, paddle, hike, cycle and tour one of Canada’s best kept secrets.

Operation Season: Year Round


Finch, ON

South Nation

South Nation River Conservation Authority (SNRCA)

38 Victoria St.
PO Box 29
Finch, ON K0C 1K0

Phone: 613-984-2948
info@nation.on.ca
http://www.nation.on.ca

Discover the nature, wildlife and recreational opportunities of the South Nation Conservation Jurisdiction! Canoe one of the five South Nation canoe routes, try your hand at fishing, or visit conservation areas and trails for walking, hiking, cycling and geocaching adventures.

Operation Season: Year Round


Fineview, NY

Minna Anthony Common Nature Center

Minna Anthony Common Nature Center

44927 Cross Island Rd
Fineview, NY 13640

Phone: 315-482-2479
http://www.nysparks.com

The Nature Center covers 600 acres within Wellesley Island State Park. We have 9 miles of trails that are open year round and the 3500 square foot Nature Center is full of family friendly exhibits, including live animals. Other attractions at the Nature Center include our butterfly house that is open in July and August. We have programming year round for both children and adults and are happy to design specialized programming to suit the needs of any group. Our annual Autumn Festival is the Saturday of Columbus Day weekend. Call 315-482-2479 or view our website for information on current programs.

Operation Season: Year Round


wellesley island state park

Wellesley Island State Park

44927 Cross Island Rd
Fineview, NY 13640

Phone: 315-482-2722
Toll Free: 800-456-2267
www.nysparks.com

Minna Anthony Common Nature Center and hiking trails are located inside this park. Open most days from 9am-4pm. Please call 315-482-2479 to confirm the Nature Center is open

Operation Season: Year Round


Gananoque, ON

1000 Islands Helicopter Tours

88 Hwy. 32
Gananoque, ON K7G 2V3

Phone: 613-382-3888
Toll Free: 855-855-HELI (4354)
info@fly1000islands.ca
http://www.fly1000islands.ca

Experience all that the 1000 Islands have to offer, first class! 1000 Islands Helicopter Tours and Kouri’s Kopters offer the most spectacular views from planned tours, custom charters and life-changing excursions. See the beauty, romance, and grandeur of the 1000 Islands from the air. Feel the excitement as you lift off and fly away on a journey of a lifetime from our state of the art facility. Take home memories by purchasing your personalized high-definition video of your tour!

Operation Season: Year Round


Gananoque Brewing Company

Gananoque Brewing Company

9 King St. E.
Gananoque, ON K7G 1E7

Phone: 613-463-9131
bruced@ganbrewingcompany.com
http://www.ganbeer.com

The brewery is located in the historic Bell Tower mall built in 1860 and was originally used to manufacture springs and axles for horse-drawn carriages. People are welcome to come in for a tasting flight, a 12-ounce sample or  even a tour.

Operation Season: Year Round


Shorelines Casino Thousand Islands

Shorelines Casino Thousand Islands

380 Hwy. 2
Exit 648, off Hwy. 401
Gananoque, ON K7G 2V4

Phone: 613-382-6800
Toll Free: 866-266-8422
http://shorelinescasino.com/thousand-islands/

Open Daily. Local and casually upscale, this is the place to go to escape – not just for gaming, but also for eating, drinking, entertainment, socializing, or relaxing. Must be at least 19 years to enter.

Operation Season: Year Round


Hammond, NY

Crooked Creek Preserve

Crooked Creek Preserve and Macsherry Trail


Hammond, NY 13646

Phone: 315-686-5345
info@tilandtrust.org
http://www.tilandtrust.org

The preserve consists of 1,525 acres of class I wetlands, uplands and forest along Crooked Creek, in both Jefferson and St. Lawrence Counties. It is one of the most significant wetlands on the St. Lawrence, providing habitat for countless species, and acting as both filter and buffer when water levels fluctuate. Bald eagles regularly fly overhead and the creek meanders for miles of quiet paddling. The Macsherry Trail consists of a short loop of about 1.5 miles and a long loop of nearly 3 miles. Passing beaver ponds and meandering through woods, it leads to the creek itself with a wonderful view of Chippewa Bay, before circling back to the trail head.

Operation Season: Year Round


Henderson, NY

henderson historical society museum

Henderson Historical Society Museum

12581 Co. Rt. 72
Henderson, NY 13650

Phone: 315-938-7163
hendersongenealogy@yahoo.com
http://www.hendersonhistoricalsociety.com

The Museum is housed in 3 buildings: the former Universalist Church, Circa 1839 (with original 1880’s Horwood stain glass windows and church furniture), the 1820’s Ray cabin (furnished with the items of Henderson settler families), and the Peters-Stevens Boat Annex, which displays 12 Henderson made wooden work and recreation boats from 1880s to about 1940s. The collection has work by local artists, two Springsteen painting & Springsteen’s collection of mathematical papers and drawings on site, two Tyler coverlets, Indian and Pre-Indian artifacts and period maps. Numerous educational programs are offered during the season with the Heritage Day event the 2nd Saturday of August.

Operation Season: May - January


Ingleside, ON

Bird Sanctuary

Upper Canada Migratory Bird Sanctuary & Campsite

5591 Co Rd. 2
Ingleside, ON K0C 1M0

Phone: 613-537-2024
Toll Free: 800-437-2233
getaway@parks.on.ca
http://www.uppercanadabirdsanctuary.com

One of the key wildlife habitats in Eastern Ontario, the Sanctuary includes wooded uplands, waterways and marshland. Visitor Interpretive Centre with nature programs and more than 8 km of self-guided nature trails and over 200 species of birds. A birder’s paradise!

Operation Season: Year Round


Iroquois, ON

Smyth's

Smyth’s Apple Orchard

11652 Co Rd 18, RR 1
Iroquois, ON K0E 1K0

Phone: 613-652-2477
smythsorchard@hotmail.com
http://www.smythsapples.com

“Home of the McIntosh apple.” In 1796 John McIntosh discovered and named the first McIntosh tree – the orchard now boasts several variety of apples, cider, jams, chutneys and giftwares. Ready-made gift baskets or made-to-order baskets.

Operation Season: August - April


Kingston, ON

agnes etherington art centre

Agnes Etherington Art Centre

University Ave. at Bader Lane
Kingston, ON K7L 3N6

Phone: 613-533-2190
aeac@queensu.ca
http://agnes.queensu.ca

Canada’s premier university art gallery with an exciting schedule of changing exhibits and public programming! The centre holds a striking collection numbering 16,000 works of art, with major concentrations of contemporary art, Canadian historical art, Baroque-era paintings of the Dutch Golden Age, Inuit art, Indigenous art, and African art. Admission to the AEAC also includes entrance to the the neo-Georgian Etherington House, which has been restored to reflect the taste and period of Agnes Etherington, the gallery’s founder.

Operation Season: Year Round


School Museum

Frontenac County Schools Museum

414 Regent St.
2 Barriefield
Kingston, ON K7K 5R1

Phone: 613-544-9113
fcschoolsmuseum@gmail.com
www.fcsmuseum.com

Heritage limestone building with a schoolroom depicting an 1890-1910 school. Complete with costumed teacher and activities; a gallery holds changing displays. Weekdays July and August. Sept-June, Monday and Wednesday til noon or by appointment.

Operation Season: Year Round


Grand Theatre

Grand Theatre

218 Princess St.
Kingston, ON K7L 1B2

Phone: 613-530-2050
grandtheatre2@cityofkingston.ca
http://www.kingstongrand.ca

The Grand Theatre showcases a season that is jam-packed with dazzling entertainment; featuring theatre, dance, music, comedy, variety, and family performances. The spotlight shines on internationally-known celebrity artists, Broadway touring shows, and local arts groups in over 100 amazing shows each year. The acoustically perfect Regina Rosen Auditorium and the intimate Baby Grand Theatre, plus two spacious reception lounges, make the Grand Theatre the City of Kingston’s premier performing arts facility. The theatre is wheelchair accessible.

Operation Season: Year Round


Kingston Symphony

Kingston Symphony Association

11 Princess St.
Suite 206
Kingston, ON K7L 5C8

Phone: 613-546-9729
Toll Free: 800-451-2453
info@kingstonsymphony.on.ca
http://www.kingstonsymphony.on.ca

The Kingston Symphony is dedicated to musical development in our community through the orchestras and choir we operate and the high musical performances we present.

Operation Season: Year Round


Lemoine Point Conservation Area

1440 Coverdale Dr.
Kingston, ON K7M 8X7

Phone: 613-546-4228
Toll Free: 877-956-CRCA (2772)
info@crca.ca
http://www.crca.ca

Facilities include hiking and un-groomed cross-country ski trials, swimming area and picnic area. Open year round, daily from 7:30am – dusk. Free admission, donations appreciated.

Operation Season: Year Round


Modern Fuel Artist-Run Centre

370 King St. W.
Suite 305
Kingston, ON K7L 2X4

Phone: 613-548-4883
info@modernfuel.ca
http://www.modernfuel.org

Presents works from Canadian contemporary artists. As a not-for-profit venue for contemporary art, the Centre facilitates the presentation and interpretation of visual and time-based arts that explore wide-ranging aesthetics and probe a broad scope of formal and socio-cultural questions.

Operation Season: Year Round


museum of health care at kingston

Museum of Health Care at Kingston- On KGH Grounds

32 George Street
Ann Baillie Bldg, National Historic Site
Kingston, ON K7L 2V7

Phone: 613-548-2419
museum@kgh.kari.net
http://www.museumofhealthcare.ca

One of the largest collections of medical artifacts in Canada, numbering more than 35,000 artifacts! Six exhibits in the historic Ann Baillie Building bring to life the story of health care from the 18th century to the present. Gallery and outdoor walking tours available by appointment. YR. June-Aug, Tues-Sun; Sept-May, Tues-Fri. We are now universally accessible with an elevator.

Operation Season: Year Round


Ontario Parks

Southeast Zone Ontario
Beechgrove Complex 51 Heakes Lane
Kingston, ON K7M 9B1

Phone: 888-668-7275
Toll Free: 800-667-1940
http://www.ontarioparks.com

Ontario Parks is a branch of the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources. Its ensures that Ontario’s provincial parks protect significant natural, cultural and recreational environments, while providing ample opportunities for visitors to participate in recreational activities such as camping, boating, fishing, hiking, biking, swimming, wildlife viewing, day-use and natural heritage education. See Charleston Lake, Frontenac, Rideau River, Silver Lake, Murphys Point, Sandbanks, North Beach,Lake on the Mountain and Bon Echo. Also check out Frontenac, Sandbanks and Murphys Point Provincial Parks for cross-country skiing and/or snow-shoeing. Roofed accommodation is available at Charleston Lake (new yurt huts), Sandbanks (heritage home and cottage) and Bon Echo (rustic cabins and new yurts).

Operation Season: Year Round


Morrisburg, ON

Audience Entering Theatre

Upper Canada Playhouse

12320 Co. Rd 2
Morrisburg, ON K0C 1X0

Phone: 613-543-3713
Toll Free: 877-550-3650
ucp@uppercanadaplayhouse.com
http://www.uppercanadaplayhouse.com

A totally equipped, air conditioned and accessible 275-seat professional theatre in a charming former toothbrush factory, where all seats are close to the action! Includes spring and fall live concerts, a four-show summer season of popular plays and a winter holiday show family show. Bus tour groups welcome.

Operation Season: May - December


Upper Canada Village

Upper Canada Village

13740 Co. Rd 2
Morrisburg, ON K0C 1X0

Phone: 613-543-4328
Toll Free: 800-437-2233
getaway@parks.on.ca
http://www.uppercanadavillage.com

Experience an authentically recreated 1860s village, complete with three fully operational mills, flourishing farms, trades people and a busy social and domestic life. Period music & entertainment, horse drawn vehicles, children’s activities and boat rides. Battle of Crysler’s Farm 1812 Centre nearby. Special events include Pumpkinferno in October and Alight at Night in December.

Operation Season: May - December


Philadelphia, NY

Otter Creek Winery

Otter Creek Winery

33109 Rudes Rd
Philadelphia, NY 13673

Phone: 315-642-0622
kyle@ottercreekwinery.com
http://www.ottercreekwinery.com

Located in Northern New York and owned by Kyle Hafemann, the youngest person to start a farm winery in the state. Currently producing more than 7,000 gallons of 13 different varieties of wine. Using cold hardy grapes produces wine unique to this region. Come in and taste hand-crafted wines and view our beautiful vineyards.

Operation Season: Year Round


Redwood, NY

Grand Lakes Reserve

Grand Lake Reserve and Hiking Trails

Burns Road
Redwood, NY 13679

Phone: 315-482-4757
info@indianriverlakes.org
www.indianriverlakes.org

The Grand Lake Reserve presents a spectacular landscape, rich with biological diversity, rugged geography and beautiful scenery. Nearly 6 miles of rustic trails include easy, moderate and challenging hikes. Trails feature scenic vistas of Butterfield and Grass Lakes, peaceful woodland walks, a historic sugar shack ruin and wildlife viewing including imperiled Golden-winged Warblers in a habitat restoration area. Trails at Grand Lake Reserve are open dawn till dusk. Maintained by the Indian River Lakes Conservancy; inquire about hiking, snowshoeing and cross country skiing opportunities at various preserves.

Operation Season: Year Round


Marc A. F. Baker Island Preserve

Marc A.F. Baker Island Preserve

Burns Road
Redwood, NY 13679

Phone: 315-482-4757
info@indianriverlakes.org
www.indianriverlakes.org

A remarkable property located on Grass Lake with more than 2.5 miles of undeveloped shoreline. Just a short paddle from the Grass Lake boat launch, the preserve is reachable only by water. The trail begins and ends at the dock located on the north end of the island. This easy hike affords multiple views of the western end of Grass Lake and surrounding wetlands. Hikers often see osprey, common loons and great blue herons. Maintained by the Indian River Lakes Conservancy; inquire about hiking, snowshoeing and cross country skiing opportunities at various preserves.

Operation Season: Year Round


Sackets Harbor, NY

The Gallery – Fine Art

115 W. Main St.
Sackets Harbor, NY 13685

Phone: 315-323-1242
thebarones324@gmail.com
http://www.thegalleryfineart.com

Gallery featuring original pastels, giclee prints, etchings and oil paintings by local Sackets Harbor resident, Lawrence C. Barone. Most of the works on display and available for sale are original, with some giclee print reproductions. Works are also sold as blank greeting cards. Daily 10am-5pm year round.

Operation Season: Year Round


Theresa, NY

Home Again Alpaca Farm

37098 Schell Rd
Theresa, NY 13691

Phone: 315-628-5302
marshny@aol.com
http://www.homeagainfarmalpacas.com

Come fall in love with curious and gentle alpacas. Slow “drive-by” viewing is encouraged, or you may call ahead for an appointment for a full farm tour and personal introduction to alpacas of various ages, colors and personalities. The 50-acre farm includes a vineyard and is located on the Seaway Wine Trail – Route 26 between Theresa and Philadelphia. Also visit the retail store of alpaca goods and soft yarn.

Operation Season: Year Round


Watertown , NY

Thompson Park

Thompson Park

1 Thompson Park
Watertown , NY 13601

Phone: 315-785-7775
https://www.watertown-ny.gov/index.asp?NID=140

Historic city-owned park overlooking Watertown from atop a hill with multiple access points. The park was designed by Frederick Law Olmstead, the architect who designed Central Park in New York City. Thompson Park has acres of picnic and open space, is home to the New York State Zoo, an 18-hole golf course, playground, stone stairways and pavilions, tennis courts, walking and cycling trails and an outdoor skating area. Picnic areas can be reserved for gatherings. The park contains the Thompson Park Vortex, a constantly relocating location said to mysteriously teleport visitors to other areas of the park without explanation – a favorite among spooky enthusiasts. The park is open 7 a.m.-9 p.m., year-round.

Operation Season: Year Round


Watertown, NY

Disabled Persons Action Organization Concerts

617 Davidson St.
PO Box 222
Watertown, NY 13601

Phone: 315-782-0444
Toll Free: 800-533-2859
tdermady@dpao.net
http://www.dpao.org

The DPAO Foundation brings in top name concerts and events throughout the year in Jefferson County, New York! DPAO features country, classic rock, comedy, children’s shows and special events. Past acts have included: Lady Antebellum, Brantley Gilbert, Jeff Dunham, Heart, Blake Shelton, Sugarland, Keith Urban, Journey, Alan Jackson, Reba, Jack Hannah, the Laurie Berkner Band, the Tragically Hip, Steve Martin and Bill Engvall.

Operation Season: Year Round


Dry Hill Ski Area

Dry Hill Ski Area

18160 Alpine Ridge Rd
Watertown, NY 13601

Phone: 315-782-8584
Toll Free: 800-379-8584
dryhill@twcny.rr.com
http://www.skidryhill.com

The Dry Hill Ski Area offers affordable family skiing, night skiing, snowboarding and snowtubing. Instruction and rentals, food service and lounge are also available. We are conveniently located just south of Watertown. Wed-Thurs 5pm-10pm; Fri Noon-10pm; Sat 10am-10pm; Sun 10am-5pm.

Operation Season: December - March


Fun Xcape

223 JB Wise Place
Suite 20
Watertown, NY 13601

Phone: 315-405-8629
funxcape@gmail.com
www.funxcape.com

Indoor family fun center with toddler play area, multi-level play space, climbing wall, arcade, lazer tag, cafe and party rooms. Toddler and multi-level play areas are designed to help children with development of muscle coordination and motor skills. The arcade features kid-friendly games including mini-basketball, Jurassic Park, Skee-Ball and a life size Angry Birds attraction.

Open Tuesdays through Saturdays. Open 10am-6pm Tuesdays-Thursdays plus Sundays; open 10am-8pm Fridays and Saturdays. Closed Mondays and for (U.S.) Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Operation Season: Year Round


jefferson county historical society

Jefferson County Historical Society

Paddock Mansion
228 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601

Phone: 315-782-3491
director@jeffersoncountyhistory.org
http://www.JeffersonCountyHistory.org

19th Century mansion, log cabin, one-room schoolhouse and Victorian gardens. Collections include Tyler coverlets, Native American artifacts, 1910 Babcock automobile made in Watertown.

Operation Season: Year Round


New York State Zoo cougar

New York State Zoo at Thompson Park

1 Thompson Park
Watertown, NY 13601

Phone: 315-782-6180
info@nyszoo.org
http://www.nyszoo.org

The world’s only zoo dedicated to New York’s wild animals and wild places! Located in the heart of historic Thompson Park in Watertown, NY, the zoo strives to be the premier zoological park that focuses on New York State ecosystems through conservation, education, scientific study and recreation. Animals, including wolverines, black bears, eagles, mountain lions, Canada lynx, grey wolves and more make their home at the 32-acre Zoo. Open daily April through October; Saturdays in winter, plus midweek during school breaks.

 

Operation Season: Year Round


Flower Memorial Library

Roswell P. Flower Memorial Library

229 Washington St.
Watertown, NY 13601

Phone: 315-785-7705
watlib@ncls.org
http://www.flowermemoriallibrary.org

Historic library hosting tours by request that has more than 190,000 volumes, including collections of DVDs, videos, audio books and large print. Computers available for public use. Genealogy department, local history collection and a meeting rooms on site.

Operation Season: Year Round


Sci-Tech

Sci-Tech Center

154 Stone St.
Watertown, NY 13601

Phone: 315-788-1340
scitech@scitechcenter.org
http://www.scitechcenter.org

A hands-on science museum for all ages, including school tours, birthday parties, workshops and outreach science presentations. Saturday children’s strategy game club and monthly astronomy observing nights.

Operation Season: Year Round


Tug Hill Region – NYS Tug Hill Commission

317 Washington St.
Watertown, NY 13601

Phone: 315-785-2380
tughill@tughill.org
http://www.tughill.org

Tug Hill is a 2,100-square-mile rural and remote region of New York State, located between Lake Ontario and the Adirondacks. The region is heavily forested and receives the heaviest snowfall in the eastern United States. The headwaters of several major rivers spring from the region’s core forests. The region consists of 41 towns (containing 21 villages) in portions of Jefferson, Lewis, Oneida, and Oswego counties. With just over 100,000 people, about 50 people per square mile, one of Tug Hill’s most notable characteristics is its relative lack of people.

Operation Season: Year Round


Wellesley Island, NY

Cross Island Farms

Cross Island Farms

44301 Cross Island Rd
Wellesley Island, NY 13640

Phone: 315-482-FOOD(3663)
organic@crossislandfarms.com
http://www.crossislandfarms.com

Farm tours by appointment on 102-acre organic vegetable and livestock farm. Learn about organic farming. Collect fresh eggs, pet a baby goat and see sustainable energy projects. U-pick in season berries in the Edible Forest by appointment. Parties of 10 or more receive 20 percent off.

Operation Season: Year Round