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Date(s) - 09/14/2018 - 09/16/2018
10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Heart of the Park


Newcomb’s premiere event celebrating Teddy Roosevelt’s famous journey out of the High Peaks in Newcomb to the White House after President McKinley’s assassination. Joe Weigand impersonating Theodore Roosevelt returns every year to entertain, speak and teach us about TR and showcase his trademark personality and politics that only Newcomb knows best. Visit to learn about TR, you too will love his politics and be entertained. Many events will take you all over town and you won’t be bored. There will be food, fun for families, discussion and much to do so be sure not to miss this. You will want to come back for this event!

TR Weekend, Sept. 14-16, 2018
“125th Anniversary Celebration of Camp Santanoni”

Newcomb Historical Museum:
New Exhibit: The Pruyns of Camp Santanoni
TR, a friend of the Pruyns, revisits the Pruyns

Newcomb Central School Students and Advisors:
Food: Pancake Breakfast, Lunches, Dinner, Car Wash, Bake Sale, Make and Fly a Kite!
TR Weekend Golf Tournament

Cloudsplitter Outfitters:
Demo Adirondack Boat Makers

Coach Winslow:
Fishing Derby

Larry Newcombe
FREE Wagon Rides into Camp Santanoni

Newcomb Mountain Quilters:
13th Biennial Quilt Show

Helen Dwyer and Mary Monaghan:
Craft Show

Tom Helms:
Float Plane Rides

Dan King:
Blacksmithing Demonstration

Mike Gooden:
Goodnow Mt. Interpretation

Joe Wiegand:
TR’s post-presidency trip down the Amazon River

ESF and Paul Smiths:
Timber Sports Scrimmage and Log Rolling

Denise Bolan:
Running of the Colors

Kevin Bolan:
Ty Yandon 5K Race

Roy Ginsberg:
Topics of Discussion: “Traveling Abroad with the Former President” and “The Journey Continues”

Charlotte Demers and Mary Monaghan:
Huntington Lodge Tour

Paul Hai and Mary Monaghan:
Tahawus Mine Tours