This weekend welcomes all Law Enforcement Officers, active and retired, and their families from across the nation and Canada and features a Memorial Service honoring all Law Enforcement Officers. The weekend was developed by Officer Austin Glickman while a student in the New York City Police Academy.

Respite ~ Camaraderie ~ Family - designed for participants to relax, unwind and meet fellow Law Enforcement Officers.

The Welcoming Ceremony will take place in Shepard Park on Canada Street on Friday at 6:30pm. Features a concert, food wagons, beverage tent and raffles.

There will be seminars, social hours, and family activities which will include luncheon boat cruise and also a dinner boat cruise, paintball for ages 10 and older, discount admission to Six Flags Great Escape and Splashwater Kingdom, Wild West Ranch and Eagle Flyer Zipline; Lake George Lanes and Games. A band concert, shopping at the outlets and much more ~ the Finest 5k Memorial Run/Walk.

Also sign-up for a game of golf, a shooting competition.

And of course FIREWORKS!

Register online and start planning your vacation to the Lake!

Friday, June 15th at 2pm

The first group of golf, 9 holes, will take place at Top of the World Golf Resort, 441 Lockhart Mountain Road, Lake George.

Friday, June 15th ~ Seminars

4pm ~ David Neubert, MD will address Medical Support at a Dynamic Threat Incident; seminar #1.

5pm ~ Matthew Green, MPA, CSMIE will present a program on Operations Use of Social Media in Law Enforcement; seminar #2.

Saturday, June 16th ~ Seminars

10am ~ Detective David Chianese, Ret will speak on Internet Safety and Public Relations for Law Enforcement Officers; seminar #3.

10am ~ Chief Frederick Mills will present the program School Safety: Combating School Violence and Active Shooters; seminar #4.

11am ~ Detective Ray McPartland will address Homegrown Violent Extremism, the Terrorist Network and Operational Funding; seminar #5.

11am ~ Detective Eric Potts, Ret, Certified Prevention Counselor presents Recognizing Stress and Preventing Suicide Within the Law Enforcement Family; seminar #6.

Saturday, June 16th

1pm ~ the Shooting Competition will be held and Golf group #2 takes place.

3pm ~ Paintball ~ can you think of anything FUNNER THAN GETTING SHOT WITH HIGH VELOCITY PLASTIC BALLS FULL OF PAINT? For ages 10 and older.

5pm ~ Police K9 demonstration.

7:30pm ~ Comedy Show at King Neptune's Pub, Kurosaka Lane for adults only.

9:45pm ~ Fireworks!

Sunday, June 17th

8am ~ the Finest 5k Memorial Walk/Run - join us as we walk and run in remembrance for those who have made the ultimate sacrifice.

10:30am ~ Memorial Service will take place in Shepard Park ~ Never Forget.

11:30am ~ Awards Ceremony - all which are well-deserved - we Thank You.