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CANCELED - Bands 'n Beans 2020

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Please note, the 2020 Bands 'N Beans has been canceled as a public health and safety precaution related to the coronavirus (COVID-19), and in accordance with the health and safety measures enacted by Governor Cuomo.

Bands ‘n Beans has become the biggest party of the year in the North Country, a sign of winter’s end, and the beginning of spring.

This is the 30th year of the event, with hot chili and hot music served up in style by chefs from a range of local restaurants. Attendees vote on their favorite chili, with winners announced at the event.

Continuous music plays throughout the day by regional bands, and there are silet auctions and raffles to indulge in.

Bands to perform:

  • Rich Ortiz & Friends
  • The Switch
  • Stony Creek Band
  • Dirt cheap
  • The Blonde Roots Band
  • PJ Duo
  • Rick Bolton & Jackie Dugas
  • Steve & Kenny
  • Tim Wechgelaer & Chris Carey

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