The Brothers Ride annual Poker Run to benefit the Herkimer County Humane Society. Registration 8 till 9:30am at the Ilion Elks Lodge. Cash prizes, barbecue dinner, music, Chinese Auction and raffles. No ride? Have dinner at 4pm for 10 bucks at the Elks Lodge. More info., visit Brothers Ride on Facebook.
The Summer Spectacular Car Show & Craft Fair is at the VFW, Acme Road in Frankfort. Show admission is free. 50-50, door prizes, music and food! Rain or shine.
The 150 year anniversary celebration of the Oriskany Falls Volunteer Fire Department. Touch a Truck for the kids, demonstrations, raffle, Police/Fire & EMS agencies, food trucks, live music, chicken BBQ, kids games, and fireworks.
An opportunity for dogs to enjoy the last “dog days of summer” and to help other dogs still awaiting their forever homes, will be available at the Montgomery County SPCA 11th Annual Pooch Plunge, at the Veterans Park swimming pool on Locust Avenue in Amsterdam. The fundraising event will benefit the homeless pets of the MCSPCA Animal Shelter. reeting participants and prospective adopters will be the “MCSPCA Ambassador Dogs” who are awaiting adoption at the MCSPCA Animal Shelter. Admission is $15 per dog. The public is also welcome to bring a lawn chair or blanket and be entertained by the dogs enjoying their plunge – a $5.00 per person donation is requested. The entrance gate to the Pooch Plunge is located on the public parking lot side of the pool on Locust Avenue. The pool is not open for swimming by the general public, and only dogs are allowed to swim. Wading pools and sprinklers will also be available. Toys will be provided for the dogs to play with their people and each other both in and out of the water. The canine tunnel will offer additional activity for the dogs, and there is plenty of enclosed space for dogs to run and exercise.The Pooch Plunge fundraiser will also feature raffles baskets, and the MCSPCA information booth will be available to learn more about the Animal Shelter, pets available for adoption, and the programs and services the MCSPCA offers to the animals and residents of the community. The MCSPCA will also provide hot dogs and snacks for sale throughout the afternoon. For the enjoyment and safety of all participants, dogs must be dog-friendly and people-friendly, as well as fully vaccinated. Dogs may play off-leash in the fenced lawn area, but must be leashed outside the fencing, and must be under their owner’s control at all times. Owners must be willing and able to enter the pool as necessary. The Montgomery County SPCA is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to the welfare of homeless, abandoned, neglected and abused animals in the Montgomery County area. Funded primarily by public donations, nominal fees and municipal service contracts, the MCSPCA receives no regular funding from governmental agencies nor from national animal welfare organizations. For more information on the MCSPCA, visit www.mc-spca.org or Facebook, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Live music with the Curtis Road Band, food, drinks, raffles, bounce house, etc. All proceeds to offset medical/personal expenses as he is unable to work with no source of immediate income.