VARYSBURG - The Wyoming County Maple Producers Association is once again promoting New York State Maple Weekend, which will feature open houses at maple syrup producers across the state.
This year's event will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 19; Sunday, March 20; Saturday, March 26; and Sunday, March 27. Producers include: Clinton County - Brow's Sugar House, 89 Sugarbush Dr., West Chazy, and Parker Family Maple Farm, 1043 Slosson Road, West Chazy; Essex County - Uihlein Sugar Maple Research and Extension Field Station, 157 Bear Cub Lane, Lake Placid; and Franklin County - Friend Maple Products, 402 Spencer Road, Burke; and Woods Maple Products, 1470 County Route 23, Chateaugay.
Some locations will have special events in addition to tours and free samples. Parker Family Maple Farm will host a pancake breakfast, sponsored by the Northern Tier Sno-Runners, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day.
For more information about Maple Weekend, including a list of locations for the event outside the tri-county region, visit www.mapleweekend.com.