BRASHER FALLS - St. Lawrence Central will celebrate its Homecoming Weekend with some new events this year and the proceeds from the entire weekend will go directly to the SLC athletic fund.
The celebration begins Sept. 20 at Celebrity Tip Night at the Riverview Restaurant in Brasher Falls. Guest servers from the SLC coaching and support staff will be waiting tables and serving up laughs from 4 p.m. until closing. Chris Normile will be the master of ceremonies for the evening.
The first ever SLC Tailgate Party, a non-alcoholic event, will get underwayat 9 a.m. Sept. 22 in the parking lot behind the high school gym. For only $5 per vehicle, you can reserve a spot at the party and gain free entrance to all Saturdays games. Bring your hibachi or barbecue grill, coolers, and decorations and make a day of it. There will be music, 50/50 raffles, concession, and Larrie Spirit-wear available throughout the day.
Kick off for the first game of the day will be at 10:30 a.m. on the varsity soccer field when the St. Lawrence Central girls varsity will host Parishville-Hopkinton. There will be an entrance fee of $1 (adults only) to this game; tailgaters will get in free. There will be a half-time opportunity for a lucky fan to make a goal and win.
The tailgating continues when the SLC varsity boys football team squares off against Gouveneur. That will be a 2 p.m. kick off, and adult admission to the game will be $1. Fans sporting their tailgate bracelets will not be charged.
Wear or pack your sneakers because at half-time of this Homecoming matchup a fan will have the opportunity to put the pigskin through the uprights and win.
After the game, everyone is invited to continue the celebration at the The Riverview where the official After-Glo party will commence. Show your tailgating bracelet to the bartender or server and receive a free drink.