CHANGE!!! The parade will begin at the firehouse on Broadway so there will be NO PARKING from the firehouse to Ampersand Avenue!
The Ice Palace will be closed until damages can be repaired

Our Kings and Queens Past

2022 Past Kings and Queens
photo by Meachele Manchester

 

2022 Royalty Dinner:

The 21st Past Royalty dinner was held at The Red Fox on February 3rd. The following Past Royalty attended: on the floor Joe Szwed and Nancy Heath present King n Queen 2020&2021. Seated are Walter "Bud" Duffy (K 2002), Marilyn Bigelow (Q 2007), Dale McGuinnes ( Q 1991), Shirley Hosler (Q 1994), Anita Meserole (Q 2017), John Wamsganz (K 2017). Standing first row Clyde Baker (K 2018) Janet Simkins (Q 2008), Beryl Szwed (Q 2000), Jessica Deeb (Archbishop 2002), Cheri Fisher (Q 2011), Ruth Sofield (Q 2005), Pat Brown (Q 1999), Donna Dora (Q 2004), Nancy LaBombard (Q 2018), Barb Martin (Q 2002), Charles Martin (K 1994), back row, Wayne Newman (K 2003), Carol Reyell (Q 2010), Rip Allen (K 2005),Cherie Racette (Q 2013), Steve Racette (K 2015), Ronald Keough (K 1986), Rose Ann Hickey (Q 2019), Kelly Morgan-Duprey (Q 2012), Phillip "Bunk" Griffin (K 2019), Jim Bishop (K 1993), Jeffrey Branch (K 2014), Raymond Dora (K 2004).

Photo by Meachele Manchester

PAST ROYALTY

1947-1953 Kings and Queens were High School Seniors
1947 Robert Sullivan + Jean Keating
1948-49 Ned Pendergast + Donalda Maple
1950 Donald Manley + Kathleen Oberst
1951 Thomas Fina + Natalie Bombard
1952 John Lapan Shirley + Homburger
1953 Al Hodge + Margaret Johnson
1954 (beginning of celebrity royalty)
1954 Johnny Desmond (singer) + Shirley Harmer (singer)
1955 Jeff Clark (singer) + Julliette (Canadian singer)
1956 Jackie Rae (TV star) + Joyce Hahn (singer)
1957 Don McNeil (radio personality) + Denise Darcel (French singer/actress)
1960 John Fisher (Canadian news broadcaster) + Jill Corey (entertainer)
1961 Peter Palmer (singer/actor) + Betty Walker (TV star/actor)
1962 Edmund Lamy (skater/barrel jumper) + Kathy Kersh (Miss Rheingold 1962)
1963 Lawrence E. Doyle (pro-ball player) + Loretta Ann Rissell (Miss Rheingold 1963)
1964 Julius LaRosa (singer/entertainer) + Celeste Yarnell (Miss Rheingold 1964)
1965 Norman Brooks (Canadian singer) + Miss Canada Linda Douma (Miss Canada 1965)
1966 Jean-Paul Vignon (entertainer) + Carol Ann Tidey (Miss Dominion of Canada)
1967 Charles Gogolak (pro football player) + Judy Carne (TV star/entertainer)
1968 Ed Platt (movie star) + Renee Claude
1969 Bobby Sherman (original king, last minute abdication), Milt Kamen (comedian) + Vicki Sunday (singer)
1970 (end of celebrity royalty) Charlie Slavin (Irish singer/comedian + Vicki Sunday (singer)
1971 Charles Pandolph + Norma Allen
1972 Philip Lalande + Mona Fobare
1973 Ernest Seifried + Dorothy Lamy
1974 John Raymond + Margaret Toohey
1975 Jeffrey Whisher + Elizabeth Dora
1976 Eugene Keough + Sue Dyer
1977 Louis Fobare + Phyllis Knobel
1978 Thomas Doty + Margaret Haig
1979 Clyde Cheesman + Patricia Oddy
1980 Francis Stearns + Alice McColgan
1981 Raymond LaRose + Carolyn McCormick
1982 Peter A. Ward + Mildred Whitson
1983 Edward McCarthy + Mary Dicks
1984 Robert MacIntyre + Sheila Morgan
1985 Clarence McCormick Kathleen + Morgan Fobare
1986 Ronald B. Keough + Mildred R. Keough
1987 Reginald Perras + Betty Sayles
1988 Donald Duso + Ann Latour Fina
1989 Charles Keough + Margaret LaPointe
1990 James Lamy + Barbara Merritt
1991 Roger King + Dale McGinnis
1992 A. David Martelle + Cheryl Lyon
1993 James Bishop + Barbara Damp
1994 Charles Martin + Shirley Hosler
1995 Derek Doty + Virginia Harrington
1996 Michael Kilroy + Margaret Logie
1997 Forrest Morgan + Kris Bell
1998 Jacques DeMattos + Linda Piro
1999 Robert Brown + Patricia Brown
2000 John Howard + Beryl Szwed
2001 Sam Grimone + Bonnie Carris
2002 Walter "Bud" Duffy + Barbara Martin
2003 Wayne Newman + Pearl LaVallee
2004 Raymond Dora + Donna Dora
2005 Rip Allen + Ruth Sofield
2006 Allie Pelletieri + Tomi Gallagher
2007 Dick Kibben + Marilyn Bigelow
2008 William "Bub" McGrain + Janet Simkins
2009 Roger Steinbrueck + Vera Finegan
2010 Frank Camelo + Carol Reyell
2011 Ed Scharmer + Cheri Fisher
2012 Tim Fortune + Kelly Morgan
2013 Lee Foster + Cherie Racette
2014 Jeff Branch + Dorothy Metz
2015 Steve Racette + Linda Jackson
2016 Brendan Keough + Kathy Ford
2017 John Wamsganz + Anita Meserole
2018 Clyde Baker + Nancy LaBombard
2019 Philip Griffin + RoseAnn Hickey
2020 Joe Szwed + Nancy Heath
2021 Joe Szwed + Nancy Heath
2022 Dan Reilly + Martha Watts

 

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History Hut and Giftshop
2022-01-16 - The Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Committee is extremely proud to introduce the History Hut & Gift shop. Located during carnival at the Lake Flower boat launch, the History Hut will display photos and memorabilia of Carnivals past and present. The gift shop will sell Carnival related items such as buttons, flags, posters among other desirable keep sakes.
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