Lively “Fête du Fort” Event Explores French History and Culture in the Champlain Valley

June 12, 2021

Ticonderoga, NY

Join Fort Ticonderoga for a lively one-day celebration to taste French cuisine and explore the culture of the Champlain Valley! From Pâté to poutine, enjoy the best bistro bites from across our region. Discover the deep French and Canadian cultural roots along the shores of Lake Champlain and their epic military stories!

“Fort Ticonderoga’s signature stories include the epic defense of French Canada from 1755 to 1759,” said Stuart Lilie, Fort Ticonderoga VP of Public History. “Marks from the French-occupied fort (Fort Carillon) are literally in the bedrock here at Ticonderoga. The related French culture continues to enrich the Champlain Valley today. This exciting event celebrates the deep French roots and culinary fruits in our region!”

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