Maple Sugar Demonstration at Fort de la Presentation

Hitch up your sleigh and come down to the Fort de La Presentation site on Van Rensselaer Point and discover the history and importance of maple sugar production in the North Country. Witness history happening before your eyes as living historians make maple sugar the 18th century way! This is a popular family event that offers visitors of all ages an opportunity to help in the sugar-making process.

The event will be held Saturday, March 16th, 2024, from noon to 2:30 pm, if the weather permits. A rain date of April 6, 2024 has been chosen.

Van Rensselaer Point is located at 22 Albany Ave. in Ogdensburg, New York. The demonstration is free and open to the public. For further information please visit