Maple Weekend will be held March 18 and 19 and March 25 and 26 at several locations in St. Lawrence County. Syrups will be sold and samples will be offered at most locations.
Maple Weekend, a tradition for over 20 years, allows the public to visit maple farms to learn about the sugarmaking processes and traditions. Attendees also can try pure maple syrup samples in a variety of forms.
In 2017 there are 168 locations across the state for the official Maple Weekend. Tours and product samples are offered at most sites free of charge. Pancake breakfasts are offered at some locations with costs associated.
Participating maple producers include: Spilman’s Sugar Shack, 2485 CR 11, Gouverneur, 315-276-6904; Fine-n-Dandy, 2620 CR 35, Norwood, 315-528-4700; Southville Maples, 56 West Stockhold Southville Rd., Potsdam, 315-268-1818; Sweeter Creations Sugar House, 3345 State Highway 345, Waddington, 315-322-5535; The Orebed Sugar Shack, 503 Orebed Rd., DeKalb Junction, 315-528-2450; Woody’s Maple, 418 Underwood Rd., Hermon, 315-347-2395; Finen Maple Products, 529 Austin Ridge Rd., Norwood, 240-405-2231; Trout Lake Maple, 672 Chub Lake Rd., Gouverneur, 315-562-8288.
More info: http://www.nysmaple.com/nys-maple-weekend/.