Alex Bay News & Blog

Tribute to First Responders – Country kick off to summer!

Join us Memorial Day Weekend for a kick off to the summer when we will pay tribute to our first responders. The event is free and open to the public! For additional information please visit the event page: Tribute To First Responders Event Page Signup for our e-newsletter! Signup

2016 Season Kick Off

We have been busy getting ready for our 2016 Summer Season!! Here is what is new: Independence Day Fireworks will feature a new company this year. We are thrilled to introduce Majestic Fireworks out of Winthrop, NY as this year’s pyrotechnician! Majestic promises more than twice the show than what we have had in previous…


The Alexandria Bay Chamber of Commerce partnered with the 1000 Islands International Tourism Council, fellow chambers of commerce and economic development agencies around Jefferson County to launch the Support Locally Campaign! This campaign is a cooperative effort to brand, promote and patronize all business types around the county. Thanks to Jefferson County Economic Development, we…

Fall Foliage Report

Keep up to date with the Fall Foliage here in the Heart of the Thousand Islands! Click HERE  Signup for our e-newsletter! Signup

Join the New York State Donate Life Registry

Helping Others Through Organ and Tissue Donation Facts About Organ Donation: New York State Donate Life Registry  How to Register as an Organ Donor: Register as an organ, eye and tissue donor Content Credit: Finger Lakes Donor Recovery Network. Signup for our e-newsletter! Signup

Farmers Market

Join us every Friday from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Starting on May 27- September 16, 2022 The weekly Farmers Market is held in the Kinney Drugs parking lot Located just off of Route 12 in Alexandria Bay Signup for our e-newsletter! Signup

Winter Coat Drive

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Small Fry Ice Fishing Derby

Join the Alexandria Bay Rotary for their 2nd annual Small Fry Ice Fishing Derby on Saturday, February 20, 2021 from 9 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Love Our River Day

3rd Annual “I LOVE OUR RIVER” Day Set for June 11th in Alexandria Bay! Help keep our river clean and beautiful for all generations to enjoy, in the HEART of the Thousand Islands On Saturday, June 11, volunteers are invited to take part in “I Love Our River” Day, a clean-up initiative organized by Alexandria…

Summer Concert Series in the Park

June 30-September 1, 2021 Every Wednesday Evening 7-8:30 p.m. at the Scenic View Park Pavilion ADMISSION IS FREE!!!!! Signup for our e-newsletter! Signup

Rollin’ Street Thunder

The 7th annual Rollin’ Street Thunder weekend will take place September 11-12, 2021 downtown Alexandria Bay. Saturday, motorcyclists can participate in the first annual Rollin’ Street Thunder Poker Run. Riders can register on Upper James Street starting at 9 a.m. with kickstands up at 10:30 a.m. Registration is $20 per rider. Participate in our biker…

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What’s Happening

TRYING TO FIND SOMETHING FUN TO DO?? SEE WHAT’S HAPPENING THIS YEAR 2022!!   Signup for our e-newsletter! Signup

2021 Chamber Christmas Party

Join us for the Alexandria Bay Chamber of Commerce Christmas Party on Friday, December 3 at Bonnie Castle Resort from 6-9 p.m. Choice of chicken francaise, pot roast or haddock. $30 per person. RSVP to the chamber office at 315-482-9531 by November 18. Payment required upon reseveration. Signup for our e-newsletter! Signup

Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

The Alexandria Bay Chamber of Commerce will host its seventh annual Christmas Tree Lighting on December 1, 2021 at 6 p.m. on Upper James Street in Alexandria Bay. Come watch the blessing and lighting of the community tree. Santa will spread the holiday cheer by riding in on one of Alexandria Bay’s fire trucks. Hearts…

2022 Pond Hockey Classic

The 1000 Islands Pond Hockey Classic is back February 4-5, 2022 at Bonnie Castle Marina! Get your team together and register now at! All festivities are open to the public! REGISTRATION CLOSES: Monday, January 24, 2022 TEAM CHECK IN AT BONNIE CASTLE RIVERSIDE BAR: Friday Night, February 4, 2022 Time: 7-9 p.m. GAMES BEGIN/ OPENING…

2022 Event Calendar

Check out our 2022 event calendar to see what we have to offer year round in Alexandria Bay! Click HERE for reputable accommodations in our area! Signup for our e-newsletter! Signup

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