County Outdoor Adventure Day coming Oct. 2

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People check out the vendors booths at the Fulton County Visotir Center uring the Fulton County Outdoor Adventure Day Saturday. (The Leader-Herald/James A. Ellis)

BROADALBIN — Fulton County Outdoor Adventure Day will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Oct. 2 showcasing the Route 29 and Route 30 Corridor, sponsored by the Fulton County Board of Supervisors and the Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce. The following anchor sites will have passport maps for the day and will have various activities to include craft fair vendors, artisans, petting zoo, pony rides, football throw, face painting, bounce houses, inflatable obstacle course, free family photos, rock wall, bike safety and helmet giveaway, pumpkin painting, ax throwing, food trucks, craft beer, live music throughout the day and more. For a complete list of activities visit www.44lakes.com.

— Fulton County Visitor Center, 3687 Route 30

— Historic Hotel Broadalbin, 59 West Main St.

— The Wildlife Museum, 3747 State Highway 30 will be open from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

— Adirondack Harley Davidson, 106 Bellen Rd.

— Frank’s Gun Shop, 3831 State Highway 30

— School House Antiques, 3678 State Highway 30

— Great Sacandaga Brewing Company, 3647 State Highway 30 will open at 11 a.m.

Visitors are encouraged to pick up a passport map and use it as a guide for the day. Visit all seven sites and drop off at any location for a chance to win a $500 prize package.

Katie Rhodes will be the featured speaker at 11 a.m. at the Fulton County Visitor Center. President of Adirondack Mountain Rescue, and a Leave No Trace Trainer, NYS hiking guide and mountain athlete, she will present “Back Country Hiking 101.” Her topics will include backcountry safety, emergency/survival gear and techniques, trip planning, recommended gear review and more.

For questions contact Anne Boles, Director of Tourism Development at 518-725-0641, or email [email protected] or visit www.44lakes.com. Fulton County Outdoor Adventure Day is adhering to the current CDC guidelines. Masks are not required but are encouraged as the guidelines state. Hand sanitizer will be located throughout the event.

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