City-Hosted Community Events

Fourth of July

The annual City of Plattsburgh Fourth of July celebration is held in downtown Plattsburgh. This celebration includes a parade and fireworks display!

Mayor's Cup

The Sunrise Rotary Mayor's Cup Regatta & Festival is Plattsburgh's most time-honored and highly anticipated summer tradition on Lake Champlain. It includes a sailing regatta, 5K run, volleyball tournament and other activities all located at the City Beach.

Battle of Plattsburgh Commemoration

The Battle of Plattsburgh Commemoration is led by a dedicated group of volunteers from the non-profit 1814 Inc. and aims to plan and produce a commemorative event that enhances the awareness and knowledge of the historical significance of the Battle of Plattsburgh. This event includes a parade, reenactments, children's activities and much more!

Holiday Parade and Tree Lighting Ceremony

The annual City of Plattsburgh Holiday Parade is held in downtown Plattsburgh and features music and a tree lighting ceremony at The Strand Center for the Arts.

Be sure to check our calendar of events for pop up events and happenings throughout the year!