Maple Brewing opens in Akwesasne

The Akwesasne Mohawk Casino Resort celebrated the grand opening of Maple Brewing there on March 1. The grand opening kicked off with a ribbon cutting ceremony, live music, beer tastings and tours.The casino is looking into distributing and offering the beer off property. 'Maple Brewing features flavor profiles such as Belgian witbier, winter ale, double India pale ale, lager, pilsner, and porters. We will offer limited editions, and create seasonal brews to give to our guests a unique tasting experience in the North Country,' Brew Master Justin Cree said in a prepared statement from the casino. From left are Toby TenEyck, food and beverage director; Michael Conners SRMT chief; Todd Papineau AMCR general manager; Emily Lauzon AMCR assistant general manager; Benjamin Herne SRMT sub-chief; and brew master Justin Cree.


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Visit a castle, the Olympics, the ‘wild’ or Canada’s past

Dozens of day trip possibilities are within an hour or two of St. Lawrence County.

They include the famed Boldt Castle as well as Singer Castle in the Thousand Islands, the Lake Placid Olympic Center, Tupper Lake’s Wild Center and Upper Canada Village in Morrisburg, Ont.

For information on these and many other destinations just a short drive away, visit our Day Trips Page.

From full-service dining to fast food

If you’re hungry, St. Lawrence County offers scores of restaurants.

Whether you’re hankering for full-service dining, fast food, pizza, ethnic selections or just something different, why not check out one of the area’s eating spots?

For ideas, check out our five Restaurant Pages.

Motels and bed & breakfasts

Whether you plan to visit St. Lawrence County or will be hosting friends or family who will need a place to stay overnight while in the area, a number of motels and bed and breakfasts are available.

For a comprehensive listing arranged by community, visit our Motels/B&Bs Page.

Museums and galleries

Ogdensburg’s prestigious Frederic Remington Art Museum, Massena’s Hawkins Point Visitor’s Center, the St. Lawrence County Historical Association and the Potsdam Public Museum are among numerous museums and galleries in St. Lawrence County.

St. Lawrence University in Canton and SUNY Potsdam are also home to galleries with frequently changing exhibits.

For details, visit our Exhibits Page.

Antiques, collectibles and more

From fine antiques and restored furniture to collectibles and flea market items, antique shops large and small in St. Lawrence County offer a varied selection.

Each shop has a character as unique as the items they sell.

For a comprehensive listings of shops throughout the area, visit our Antiques Page.