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Wine, beer, food festival this weekend


The fourth annual North Country Wine, Beer and Food Festival in Ogdensburg arrives this weekend, bringing back with it a yearly summer celebration of the best of New York’s own foods, beverages, arts and crafts.

The Saturday and Sunday event at the Richard G. Lockwood Civic Center is co-sponsored by the Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce and the city of Ogdensburg.

Saturday’s show is from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday’s event is from noon to 5 p.m.

Admission is $5 for adults, which includes a free wine glass, $4 for active military and free for children under age 12.

Here’s a look at the show’s offerings:

Vineyards and Wineries

Americana Vineyards, Interlaken

River Myst Winery, Ogdensburg

Thousand Islands Winery, Alexandria Bay

Hazlit 1852 Vineyards, Hector

High Peaks Winery, North Lawrence

Tug Hill Vineyards, Lowville

Otter Creek Winery, Philadelphia

Coyote Moon Vineyards, Clayton

Vendetti Vineyards, Theresa

Featured Food Vendors

Not Your Average Cookie: Pies, cupcakes, cookies, biscotti, granola, breads and more

St. Lawrence Valley Roasters: Freshly ground gourmet coffees and new specialty teas, muffins and cookies.

Rome Grown Garlic: Marinated garlic-stuffed olives, cheddar cheese and cheese curd

Uncle Jim’s Backwoods Goods: Rubs, spices, dip mixes and marinades

Palentine Cheese: Gourmet cheddars, cheese curd, veggie and black rice chips, spreads, flax chips

Baldwin Hill Farms

The Maple Lady: Maple-flavored vinegar, rubs, spices, candy, mixes and syrup

Grasse River B Ranch: Fresh cow and goat cheese, chevre, flavored spreadable cheese, and cheese curd

Bittersweet Farms: Flavored vinegars, spice mixes, potpourris, gift sets of cocoas and more

Outhouse Farms: Farm-fresh vegetables, dog treats

C.L. Cook Farms: Clif’s famous sausage, bacon, pork and beef products and Marie’s pies and cookies.

Nana’s Toppings: Just the very best peanut butter fudge topping

Nut Shop International: Freshly roasted nuts in every flavor imaginable, jams and jellies

Colleen Panos: Home-baked breads, maple crème-filled donuts, cookies and Coleen’s famous fudge

Cosimano e Ferrari: Specialty flavored olive oils

Artists and Stuff

Eye Candy: Beaded handcrafted jewelry

Down By The River Crafts: Fishing lure jewelry, rip cord bracelets, and wood paddles featuring wood burned signs

Ogdensburg Command Performance: OCP season performances brochure

Sherlock Studio: St. Lawrence River-themed shirts, mugs, hats, etc.

Twisted by Choice: Unique jewelry made from recycled items such as CDs, copper wire, bike tires, etc.

Ogdensburg Zonta Club: Promote their Wine & Golf tourney and sell tasteful solo cup wine glasses

Garden Share and the Local Living Venture: Sustainable living ideas, CSAs

Wood & Company: Recycled wine bottles made into cheese plates, wind chimes, fairy lights

River Myst Massage: Tens unit massagers

The Wild Inside: Sterling silver jewelry Completely Claudia: Artwork, textiles, baskets, wearable art


A.J. Missert and A. Cappione are returning with all the Northern New York craft-brewed beers such as Lake Placid, Dundee, Saranac newest flavors, Sackets Harbor 1812

Outside the Arena

Hotzenmore Concession: Sausage, hamburgers, hot dogs, fries, fried dough, fried pickles, fried Twinkies, lots more

Kim’s Cheesecake on a Stick: Frozen cheesecake dipped in chocolate, raspberry or caramel

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