Events and Sponsorships

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Annual Community Meeting: Monday, January 18th, 7 PM

  •  Each January a meeting is held in Town Hall to share information with the community.  Other organizations are encouraged to participate.  

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Ice Skating in Fox Creek Park (weather permitting)

  •  Thanks to Floyd Guernsey, and weather permitting, an ice rink is created during the winter for skaters to enjoy.  Ice skates are available to borrow.  A large rink with hockey nets is available for hockey players.   

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Fund Drive (February and March)

  • Your donations support the many events and projects sponsored by the association  for over 30 years. 

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Easter Egg Hunt: Saturday, April 4th CANCELLED

  • The association has sponsored an Easter Egg Hunt for children since 1983.  The event has been held at various Schoharie  locations in the over the years.  This year's location and time will be announced soon.  

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Lily Park Cleanup Day, April 11th CANCELLED

 

  • Early spring, it's time to cleanup the Lily Park -- raking, trimming, picking up winter debris -- getting ready for the lilies return for summer.  


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Adopt a Highway April 18th CANCELLED and October 3rd

 

  • In conjunction with the Transportation Department's  Adopt a Highway Program, the Promotional Association picks up trash along Route 443 and Route 30.  Safety vests, hard hats, bags and grabbers are provided. Volunteers are always needed (bring gloves and wear waterproof footwear).   


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Barrel Planting on Main Street

With donated flowers from Schoharie Valley Farms, barrels are planted each May to decorate Main Street.  

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Lily Festival: Saturday, July 11th

 

  • The Annual Lily Festival is held on the second Saturday of July.  Although lilies bloom at different times throughout the summer, we chose this date to highlight the Tiger Lily in bloom. 
  • Like Albany’s Tulip Festival and Rochester’s Lilac Festival, our goal is to grow Schoharie’s Lily Festival each year as we celebrate the beauty of the Lily Park and the Schoharie Valley. 
  • With crafters, vendors, food, music, games, and all other things associated with festivals, visitors are invited to enjoy a day in the park. 

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Band Concerts: August 7th 14th, 21st, 28th

 

  • The Friday Night summer concerts tradition continues in the Schoharie County Courtyard during August.  

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Cornhole Tournament: Saturday, September 26th

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Lights in the Park and Community Gathering: Friday, November 27th

  •  Preparation for Lights in the Park begins in October when trees in Fox Creek Park are wrapped in colorful lights.  The pavilion is also decorated with lights and other decorations are placed in the park.  The lighting of the park for the holiday season along with a community party in the park is held the Friday after Thanksgiving and continues until Twelfth Night.  
  • Schoharie Promotional also sponsors the decorations on Main Street and in the Lily Park.. 


Annual and Ongoing

Little League Team Sponsorship

Ribbon Cutting for New Businesses

Scholarships for 2 SCS Students

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Scholarships for 2 SCS Students

Ribbon Cutting for New Businesses

Scholarships for 2 SCS Students

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Ribbon Cutting for New Businesses

Ribbon Cutting for New Businesses

Welcome Baskets for New Residents

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Welcome Baskets for New Residents

Welcome Baskets for New Residents

Welcome Baskets for New Residents

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Participation

Welcome Baskets for New Residents

Decorating Contests

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  • Memorial Day Parade
  • Yard Sale Day
  • Trunk or Treat 
  • Christmas in Schoharie 

Decorating Contests

Welcome Baskets for New Residents

Decorating Contests

  • Prizes awarded to homes and businesses 
  • October:  Fall Decorating
  • December:  Holiday Decorating