The First Weekends Guest Bartender event will be held at Chefy’s Bar and Grill 124 Margaret St. Plattsburgh from 5pm to 8pm Friday. Local musicians Jay Lesage and Haley McGivney will perform plus there will be an art show by local artist Donna Austin.
On Saturday May 4th City Hall Place opens to Family friendly events which start at 1:00pm with hands on activities for the kids until 5:00pm. The City Fire Department will be on hand along with City of Plattsburgh PD mobile unit. The Champlain Valley Transportation Museum and Kids Station will be on hand again with activities for young ones. Then it is time to get dirty and prepare for the gardening season with Grow Buddies Organic Gardening Supplies, specializing in hydroponic gardening, Cornell Cooperative Extension Master gardeners, and Plattsburgh Community Gardens. Liesa & The Masouda World Dance Ensemble will be back again with a special performance between musicians Jay Jay Lesage and Haley McGiveney, and don’t forget to bring the little ones along to listen to children’s musician “The Dirty Diapers “. Then as the day turns into the evening at 5:00 pm the committee welcomes Mambo Combo presented by the Champlain Wine Company. They will perform on the stage on City Hall Place. Enjoy their jazzy groove while dancing in the street, or having a wonderful meal. During their set break Haus of Star will perform.
We will have buttons available during the entire event, for a donation of $10.00 you can help support First Weekends, and receive a button for discounts at various downtown establishments.