Upcoming Events 2018 in Little Falls, New York

Little Falls Art Walk Thursday, Pending
The Art Walk begins at the Little Falls Public Library at 3:30pm with a children’s art activity. From there, guests can travel down Main Street to view over 27 art exhibits wrapping on West Main Street with live music. Each will be clearly marked with balloons to help guide people through the Art Walk.” The exhibits will showcase artwork created by Little Falls students as well as many local artists. In addition to the art and music great food will be available all along the art walk. This is a Third Thursday Event. Keep an eye on www.shoplittlefallsNY.com for details.

Mohawk Valley Diamond Dawgs - Collegiate Baseball at Vets Park
One never knows who (or what!) you’re going to run into when you “experience” a night at Veteran’s Memorial Park! It offers so much beyond baseball. The Mohawk Valley Diamond Dawgs strives first and foremost to be an affordable, family friendly entertainment option for our community. Keep an eye on www.mydiamonddawgs.com for details.

Little Falls Cheese
Festival, Saturday July 2018
The Little Falls Cheese Festival was created to showcase New York’s artisanal cheese makers and gourmet food producers gather to celebrate the historical roots of Little Falls. Enjoy a day of cheese vendors with a wide range of high quality artisanal and farmstead cheeses that are produced in the Mohawk Valley and upstate NY. Enjoy music, theatre and much more. Keep an eye on www.littlefallscheesefestival.com for details.

A Mid Summers Night Picnic, (Pending)
Midsummer’s Night Picnic in historic Canal Place. Community members are encouraged to pack their own picnic and bring a picnic blanket. Food will also be available for purchase from local eateries. There is a Makers Fair beginning at 4pm for the opportunity to make a masquerade mask, build a fairy garden, or create a floral hair wreath to name a few. Kids may take part in classic kids’ races including a three- legged race, egg and spoon race, and sack race. Outdoor summer lawn games including Bocce, Crochet, and Badminton. There will also be live music, a play, a kid’s talent contest and star gazing opportunities. This is a Third Thursday Event. Keep an eye on www.shoplittlefallsNY.com for details.

Little Falls Canal Celebration, Aug 6-12, 2018
This Annual Canal Celebration, spanning 31 consecutive years, represents our recognition of the community, our heritage and the spirit that makes Little Falls a unique place in the Mohawk Valley. Canal Celebration has welcomed thousands of visitors to Little Falls, attending dozens of family oriented community programs, held throughout the week. There is something for everyone.., craft fairs, children’s rides and events, live music, a car show, a 10k and 2mile kids race and, of course, great food. Keep an eye on www.littlefallsny.com for details

Mohawk Valley Garlic & Herb Festival, Saturday, September, 2018
The festival showcases locally grown or handmade products. Thousands attend the aromatic festivities in Sterziner Park at Canal Place, on the Erie Canal, with more than fifty vendors selling their wares. Our garlic vendors have been part of the festival for many years, and this year, will be joined by specialty food vendors, herb plant and product vendors, juried “green” artisans, and a fine selection of locally produced food product vendors. This year’s festival promises to offer the very best of the locally grown and produced garlic and herb products. A $3.00 donation per person or $10 family/group rate at the gate supports the festival with 1/3 supporting the Mohawk Valley Center For The Arts. Free parking with shuttle bus service is available. Completely accessible, fun for the whole family! Goto mvghf.com for details.

Oktoberfest in Little Falls Thursday, October, 2018
The leaves are turning, the cider is flowing, and the pumpkins are on display which can only mean one thing Oktoberfest is coming to Little Falls! On Thursday October 19th, This theme celebrates all things October from the food to the music to the spookiness of Halloween! The festivities kick’ off in the morning when the shops and eateries open and specials are offered. Think Local will then host a night of family fun from 3:30-8pm. This is a Third Thursday event. Keep your eye on www.shoplittlefallsny.com for details.

Christmas in Little Falls Saturday, December, 2018
With dozens of fun, FREE events in a family-friendly environment, shopping, dining and a spectacular indoor farmer& market and craft fair, Christmas in Little Falls is the perfect way to get in the holiday spirit! Our fun and mostly FREE events have drawn thousands of visitors from throughout the Mohawk Valley to get into the holiday spirit by celebrating in our quaint, scenic town located on the Erie Canal. We have Santa, great music, horse and carriage rides, holiday movies, Christmas cookie decorating, cultural events, historical tours and exhibits, open houses, story readings, and much, much MORE! Keep an eye on www.ChristmasinLittleFalls.com for details.