Champ Day-The Lake Champlain Monster Festival

Champ Day-The Lake Champlain Monster Festival

Join us on the beautiful Lake Champlain waterfront in Port Henry, NY as we celebrate our lake monster with legendary fun! The 37th annual Champ Day: The Lake Champlain Monster Festival features special guests, contests, monster movie night, unique merch vendors, food, and more!


Friday, August 5, 2022 - 7 pm - Free Admission

*Champ’s Monster Movie Night on the Beach @ Bulwagga Bay Beach, Bulwagga Drive, Port Henry, NY - See “Monster from the Ocean Floor” a fun old-fashioned 1950s monster movie for all ages presented by Andy McDougall, a film collector from Plattsburgh, NY! Plus a Monster Movie Night CONTEST - Wear a beach/tiki, retro 1950s, or monster theme outfit and you could win a prize!

Saturday, August 6, 2022 - 10 am to 3 pm - Free Admission

*CryptoCave Meet & Greet with cryptozoology researchers, authors, filmmakers - 10 am to 3 pm - 2022 Guests: Shetan Noir, Ronald Murphy, Richard Rossi & Kelly Tabor

*Cardboard Boat Race - Boat Building @ 10 am (materials supplied); Race @ Noon; Can your craft withstand the waters of Lake Champlain?

*Champ Lure Contest @ 1 pm - How would you lure Champ for a photo? A monster roar? Lake creature disguise? A catchy song? A tempting treat? Adult and Kid categories - $50 cash prize for each category. Sign up at the Moriah Chamber of Commerce booth on festival day.

*Creative Cove for Kids - 10 am to 3 pm - Stop by the big blue tent and create your own official Team Champ travel cup to take home!

*Penelope the Clown - 10 am to 3 pm - Face painting, balloons, jokes, and fun with our favorite clown!

* Vendor Marketplace - 10 am to 3 pm - Artists, Crafters, Makers, along with Purveyors of the Unique, Unusual & Cryptid - find some great Champ items to remember your visit to Champ Day by

For the latest information and updates:

*Facebook page: Champ Day - The Lake Champlain Monster Festival







Port Henry's Champ Beach Park
Beach Road, Port Henry, New York
Ph: (518) 250-1050
Fri, 08/05/2022
7:00 PM