Holiday Shoppers Poker Run
Start your holiday shopping while helping raise money for your local food pantry! The 1000 Islands Holiday Shoppers Poker Run is an annual shopping event featuring the best stores in the area.
Shop at participating businesses in Cape Vincent, Clayton and Alexandria Bay starting Friday, November 17th and throughout the day Saturday, November 18th until 5pm.
During the event, shop at any participating business and make a purchase of $5 or more to receive a playing card. Bring your cards to O’Brien’s Restaurant & Bar in Clayton, NY between 3 pm and 5 pm on Saturday and enter for a chance to win one of the prizes generously donated by one of the participating businesses.
Gifts for best hands and the Live Auction will begin at 5:05.
Participating businesses in Cape Vincent are:
Aubrey’s Inn, 126 S. James St. and Broadway St.
Bad Apple Bin Inn, 427 S. Market St.
Cape Dairy, 112 E. Broadway and Market St.
Cape Vincent Brewing Co., E. Broadway and S. James St.
Cape Vincent Liquor Store, East Broadway St. and Lee St.
The Cape Winery, 2066 Deer Lick Road and County Route 6
Chateau (pottery and fine jewelry), 111 Esselstyne and Broadway St.
The Coal Docks Restaurant, 592 E. Broadway St. and Lee St.
French Towne Market Gift Shoppe and Groceries, 342 E.Broadway St.
Ray’s Pub and Grub, 8353 NYS Rt 12 and CR9, Clayton
The Roxy, Corner Broadway and N. Market St.
Snug Harbor Restaurant, 28709 County Route 6, Mud Bay
The entire proceeds will benefit our local food pantries.
For more information and a full list of participating businesses, visit: www.1000islands-clayton.com or call any of the following chambers:
Clayton C of C 315-686-3771 and Cape Vincent C of C 315-654-2481
Holiday Wagon Rides
Nov. 24 & 25 at 1pm
FREE Horse-drawn Wagon Rides, starting at the Cape Vincent Village Green, through downtown Cape Vincent. The wagon will leave the Village Green every 15-20 minutes until 3pm. The driver will be collecting monetary donations for Toys-for-Tots.
Small Business Saturday
Nov. 25 – Special savings will be offered in most participating businesses.
Bad Apple Bin Inn LLC
The Cape Vincent Brewing Company
Cape Vincent Liquor Store
The Cape Winery
The Coal Docks Restaurant and Bar
French Towne Market
Ray’s Pub & Grub
The Roxy- Hotel, Restaurant & Bar
Snug Harbor Bar Restaurant & Marina
Take a selfie at participating businesses on November 25 and post on our Small Business Saturday Facebook event page. Selfie with the most “likes” wins a Cape Vincent gift bag!!
Lighting of Tibbetts Point Lighthouse
Dec. 1 – Presented by the Town of Cape Vincent and our Christmas Committee, the Lighthouse will be lit with Christmas lights for the first time at 5pm. It will remain lit through December from 5pm – 7am.
Christmas Parade with Lights
Join us in Cape Vincent for our Annual Christmas Parade with Lights!
The Salvation Army and the local Food Pantry will be collecting along the route.
Dec 9 at 5pm – VIEW PARADE ROUTE
The List will be in the parade and they will be playing on the corner of James and Broadway between Aubrey’s and Cape Vincent Brewery after the parade. Santa will also be at Aubrey’s afterwards to visit with the children and warm up by the firepits with some hot cocoa and goodies. Up in Smoke BBQ will also be setup.
Tibbetts Point Lighthouse will be lit from 5:00 pm – 7:00 am through New Year’s!
Dec 9, 10am – 5pm & Dec 10, Noon – 3pm
The Holiday House Gift Shoppe will showcase the works of Artists and Crafters from the surrounding area.
127 E. Joseph Street, Cape Vincent, NY
Our inventory is being stocked by:
Drina Kay – Red House Studio – hand-painted note cards, small paintings and unframed prints
Sandra Hodge – quilted items
Stacy Handley – mixed media art, drift wood are, wood burning
Cindy Larkins – handmade jewelry
Harmony All Natural Soaps & Oils – soaps, lotions, oils, soap lifts
Retro Roxy Sewing – aprons, pillows, stuffed toys
Pens by Fritz – wooden ball point pens, duck calls, goose calls
St Larry’s – organic lotions, moisturizers and creams
For more information call: 315-654-2481 or email: email@example.com
Community Christmas Party
Facebook Event Page
Dec 19, 6 – 8pm
at the Cape Vincent Community Library – Music, snacks, punch and holiday cheer at our annual Community Christmas Party! There will be crafts in the loft for children and they will also be able to “shop” for free from a selection of gently used items donated by the community.
If you’d like to bring a sweet or savory treat to share that would be wonderful, but please know that it is not required.
The library is currently seeking donations of gently used items the children can use as gifts for their family members, along with wrapping paper and gift tags so they can wrap their gifts to take home!