Our small town celebrates its heritage of farming, forestry, and tourism, and invites others to share our place and time through such events as Thurman Fall Farm Tour and Thurman Maple Days. While our work has always been targeted at promoting our local businesses and organizations through publicity and hosting events that showcase them to a wide audience, many of whom have never before heard of Thurman, NY, we are also a civic organization that exists to support and promote the Thurman community, its organizations, through publications, social media and our website, working to promote commerce and fellowship within the town of Thurman.
Thurman is a small rural town with year-round residential and seasonal properties surrounded by both publicly and privately-owned forestland. There is a sense of remoteness, even though it is just minutes from the stores, services and attractions in Warrensburg, Lake George and Glens Falls and Gore Mountain region. Residents are a congenial mix of those whose family roots reach deep in Thurman history, and those from other places who recognize how special Thurman is and adopt it as “home”.
Rock and bop to the old time rock and roll or The Lustre Kings, an experience straight out of the ’50s. Mark Gamsjager and his band have rocked from the east coast to the West, and regularly accompany the “Queen of Rockabilly,” Wanda Jackson, who says of the band, “I have worked with many bands […]Details ›
On July 22nd, The Blind Owl makes its first appearance at Thurman’s Monday Night Concerts at Veterans’ Memorial Fields, in Athol. We introduce them in their own words, as found in their website’s band biography: “Although we look like a bluegrass band we are not. We are a musical representation of what sounds float around […]Details ›
“Grit N Whiskey is a Saratoga Springs, NY based all-modern country music band. The six piece band consistently draws large crowds as they are known for their strong vocals, high energy and danceable country music. Performing live music for 9 years together, Grit N Whiskey has played shows throughout the region. “If you love “new […]Details ›