Shop Local for the Holidays
to Dec 31

Shop Local for the Holidays

The Potsdam Chamber thanks everyone for shopping on  Small Business Saturday- but don't stop now...continue to do so throughout the holiday season.

When you make a purchase at these locations - you can entry into the weekly drawings for Potsdam Chamber gift certificates which can be used in over 100 locations in Potsdam. The weekly drawings will start with a $25 GC, then go to $50, then $75 and finally $100.  All entries from all weeks will be combined for the Grand Prize drawing on January 2. The grand prize includes items and Gift cards from all the participating locations (~ $300 value) 

You can enter the drawings once at each location per day with purchase from Nov. 25 to December 31.  Use link to see participating locations.

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to Dec 29

Christmas in Waddington

What: Christmas in Waddington

Dates: Now through December 23

Shopping Times: Thursday through Saturday from 12p-7p and Sunday from 10a-5p

Where: Waddington Marketplace at Clark House on 14 Main St. and 21 Main St.

Description: Join us in Waddington NY for holiday shopping and festive happenings during Christmas in Waddington. Shop hundreds of locally made items at Waddington Marketplace and Studios at Clark House, located at 14 Main St. As well as our other popup location at 21 Main St.

Dine at Waddington's many restaurants on Main St. and participate in fun activities such as cookie decorating, ugly sweater contest and more!

Visit our website at for more information and events schedule.

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7:30 PM19:30

Winter Wonderland Concert- Orchestra of NNY

Winter Wonderland

Conductor: Kenneth Andrews

Soloist: Donald George, Tenor
Featuring: Festival Holiday Choruses with high school students from St. Lawrence, Jefferson and Lewis Counties

Ring in the holidays with great seasonal music that will touch the heart of every listener! The Orchestra will be joined by acclaimed tenor Donald George and will feature the angelic sounds of our Holiday Festival Chorus. Enjoy such favorites as Gesù Bambino, Panis Angelicus, Winter Wonderland, Evening Prayer (Hansel and Gretel), March of the Toys (Babes in Toyland), favorite carols and more. 

Friday, December 15, 2017 - 7:30pm

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3:00 PM15:00

Holiday Concert with Northbound- Potsdam Public Museum

Sunday, Dec 10th from 3-5 pm

Holiday Concert with Northbound

at Potsdam Public Museum. 

The band performs a smorgasbord of well-known and loved pop, rock, and folk music from the past five decades. They also play a variety of well known holiday standards. This is the 4th year Northbound has performed at the Potsdam Museum in December, so don't miss this tradition of fun and enjoyment!

The concert is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served. A hat will be passed for the band. The museum is located at 2 Park Street Potsdam in the Potsdam Civic Center. For more information, call (315)265-6910

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3:00 PM15:00

Dr. Jim's Chemistry Magic Show-PHF fundraiser

Dr. Jim's Chemistry Magic Show

Saturday, December 9, from 3-4 p.m. in Room 360 of Clarkson’s Science Center.

Each family or individual attending is asked to bring one new, unwrapped toy or gift to donate to the fund, which provides new toys, clothing, boots and food to families and senior citizens in need in Potsdam, Madrid, Hopkinton, Nicholville, Brasher Falls, Chase Mills, Fort Jackson, West Stockholm and Winthrop, N.Y.

Monetary contributions are also welcome in lieu of a purchased gift.

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6:00 PM18:00

9th Annual Game Dinner- Mandaville Camp & Retreat Center

Mandaville Camp & Retreat Center

9th Annual Game Dinner

Fri. December 8th 6-9:30 pm

185 Sheldon Rd. Winthrop NY

Game Dinner: Men & Women of any age welcome. Bring your wives, husbands, sons & daughters. Bring your favorite story and favorite game dish to share. Invite hunting friends.

Suggested $10 donation per adult to help Camp meet it's year end expenses.

RSVP encouraged

Additional info: 315-328-8036, 315-328-4581 or

Guest Speaker: Pastor Justin Glover, Emmanuel Baptist Church, Potsdam NY

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to Dec 9

Taste & Talents of the North Country

The 3rd Annual Tastes & Talents of the North Country Show offers holiday shoppers a venue to purchase unique handcrafted and homemade gift items from vendors from all over New York State. Over 80 Vendors, including regional wine and hard cider tastings.

TWO Day Show!!!!!
Friday, December 8, 12-8pm
Saturday, December 9, 10am-4pm

Location: St. Lawrence Centre Mall Arena

This is the perfect opportunity to purchase unique, local products for the holiday season. 

$3 Admission (children 12 and under are free)

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7:30 PM19:30

Vienna Boys Choir

Community Performance Series Presents Vienna Boys Choir

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Hosmer Hall at 7:30 pm

Third Cania Visiting Artists-Sponsored by Willow Tree Florist and Landscaping

ticket info-  

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