17th Car-B-Que set for June 12 in Ogdensburg with cruise-in, food, live entertainment, raffles

Tuesday, June 1, 2021 - 6:08 am

OGDENSBURG — The Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce presents the 17th Annual Car-B-Que on Saturday, June 12, a combination barbeque and cruise-in, with entertainment, door prizes, music, raffles and more.

Registration for the event will be at the tennis courts on the grounds of the Dobisky Visitor’s Center on Riverside Avenue at 10 a.m.

Rain date is Saturday, June 19.

Classic car registrations are $10. Make checks payable to the Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce, in U.S. funds.

Corporate sponsors to date are CHMC Foundation, Price Chopper and Market 32, St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union and Truax Insurance Agency.

Judging will begin at 2 p.m.

Other things happening during Car-B-Que:

• The Ogdensburg Rotary Club and the Fort LaPresentation Association will host an ice cream social.

• The Chamber of Commerce will host its concession stand with pulled pork sandwiches, sausages, hot dogs, hamburgers, coleslaw, chips, soda and water.

• Vendors attending to date are: Fidelis Care, Lea’s Thirty-One Gifts, Tastefully Simple, Cook Family Entertainment, River Myst Winery, Sunny in the Hollow and Natural Nook.

Attendees are to practice social distancing (6 feet) and wearing a mask at this event, the chamber said.

Admission to the Car-B-Que is free.

For more information, contact Laura Pearson at the Chamber Office at 315-393-3620 or by email at chamber@gisco.net.