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New York-Made 4th of July Treats Available at Adirondacks Welcome Center

Posted: 6/28/2022 - 3-Minute Read

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New York-Made 4th of July Treats Available  at Adirondacks Welcome Center

QUEENSBURY, NY — Celebrate Independence Day while supporting small business at the Adirondacks Welcome Center!

The Taste NY Vending Market at the Adirondacks Welcome Center, located on I-87 Northbound between Exits 17 and 18, is open 24/7 and stocked with mouth-watering snacks made by small businesses operating in New York State. These are perfect for a road trip pick-me-up and are worth a stop to stock up for the holiday. Plus, shoppers can feel good about these purchases, knowing they’re supporting small businesses throughout the state and buying foods with local, fresh ingredients.

 Some examples include:

In addition, the public is invited for complimentary samples of locally made ice cream on National Ice Cream Day, Sunday, July 17. Local ice cream is also available for purchase at the Taste NY Vending Market any time.

Sampling will feature the following:

    • Cremewiches by Martha's Dandee Creme — Queensbury, NY
      (Flavors include Chocolate Banana Twist, Cotton Candy, Orange Cream Twist, Vanilla, Mint Chocolate Twist, Pistachio, Chocolate, and Black Raspberry)
    • Ice Cream Pints by Adirondack Creamery — Lake George, NY.
      (Flavors include High Peaks Perk, Vanilla, and Whiteface Mint Chip)

About Taste NY

The Taste NY initiative has seen steady growth and recognition since it was created in 2013. The program, which is overseen by the Department of Agriculture and Markets, creates opportunities for local producers to showcase their goods at a variety of venues throughout the State and at large public events, such as the Great New York State Fair and the Barclays Tournament at Bethpage State Park. It has also helped the farms and companies participating in the program to reach more customers, increase online sales, and, in many cases, expand the processing capacity of their business. Taste NY’s food and beverage businesses also support the state’s farmers by using New York grown and produced ingredients in their products.

For a complete list of Taste NY locations, hours of operation and contact information, visit the Taste NY website. Connect with Taste NY through FacebookTwitterInstagram and Pinterest.

About the Lake George Regional Chamber of Commerce & CVB

The Lake George Regional Chamber of Commerce & CVB, Inc. strives to drive tourism to the Lake George region year-round while fostering a vibrant business community. The Chamber seeks to promote growth and development of its member businesses by offering networking events, educational programs, ribbon cuttings and other opportunities. Founded in 1952, the Chamber is a member-driven, not-for-profit 501 C (6) corporation. The Chamber, with a regional mindset, comprises more than 420 members in various sectors of the business community. The Chamber staffs the Visitor Center on the corner of Beach Road and Canada Street in the village of Lake George and the Adirondacks Welcome Center on the Northway between Exits 17 and 18 and typically serves more than 100,000 visitors annually. The Chamber also publishes an annual Travel Guide with a 70,000 circulation and a Community & Business Directory geared toward people and businesses looking to move to the area. The Lake George Regional Convention & Visitors Bureau (LGRCVB) is a division of the Lake George Regional Chamber of Commerce & CVB and works as an extension of the Warren County Tourism Department. While the Tourism Department markets Warren County to the leisure consumer tourism market, the mission of the LGRCVB is to bring year-round, weather-proof group business to Warren County in the form of meetings, conventions, reunions, sports events, weddings, and more. Learn more at . Connect with the Chamber on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.

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