The Ben Osborn Memorial Fund

Baskets for Ben – A DECADE OF SERVICE

September 22, 2021

Friday, October 29th, 4:00 PM
Live Auction begins at 6:30 PM

Queensbury VFW Post # 6196

Tickets $20

“The Ben” 2019 Golf Tournament

August 31, 2019

9th Annual Baskets for Ben has been announced!

April 1, 2019

Military Appreciation Night!

October 19, 2018

Adirondack Thunder vs. Worcester Railers

THE BEN 2018

September 10, 2018

Here are some details on The Ben golf tournament:

• First place Team:  Foursome w/carts Sagamore
• Second place Team:  Foursome w/carts Queensbury Country Club
• Third place Team:  Foursome w/carts Top of the World
• Closest to the Pin:  $40 gift certificate to The Docksider
• Hole in One Contest: Win a Car! A Chevy from Whiteman.
• Straight Drive:  Sports Jackets (Male and Female)
• Long Drive:  $20 gift certificate to Poopies (Male and Female)

On Course Contests:
• $10 Poker Run:  Wine and Liquor from Adirondack Wine Merchants
• $5 Putting Contest:  Ben Tournament fleece and custom putter
• $5 Par 3 Circles Contest:  Ben Tournament golf shirt and hoody

Mulligans:  $5 per mulligan, one per player, 4 per team.

Goody bag:  All players receive a bag with golf balls, tees, bottle of water, granola bar and sponsor offer(s).

This is going to be a fun tournament for the players.  In addition to great prizes and contests included is lunch, keg beer and water throughout the day.  Heavy appetizers after the tournament and live music.  Nice auction items.


THE BEN 2018

Our Golf Tournament is BACK!










8th Annual Baskets for Ben

April 24, 2018

Our 8th annual Baskets for Ben is closing in! Our volunteers are out in the community looking for your support!

Would you like to donate a basket? Click Here: 2018 Baskets For Ben Donation Flyer

Would you like to be one of our Restaurant Sponsors? Click Here: 2018 Baskets For Ben Restaurant Flyer

Would you like to be one of our Event Sponsors? Click Here: 2018 Baskets for Ben Sponsor Request

Would you like to send out the event information to someone that would like to attend? Click Here: Baskets for Ben 2018

Why do we do this annual event? For more information Click Here: 2018 Informational page


See you on May 11th!

Christmas Giving is Here!!

December 4, 2017


The Ben Osborn Memorial Fund is in full swing taking requests for the Christmas Season!

Through our grant from Dog Tag Brewery we are still taking requests to adopt a family or child.

Requests must be through a school or charity and not a personal request. All requests are due by December 21, 2017.

Questions? Call 518-792-4514


2017 Christmas Initiative

12th Annual Adirondack Brewery Oktoberfest

September 21, 2017

       12th Annual Adirondack Brewery Oktoberfest

When: Saturday, Oct 14, 2017 – 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM

       Where: Adirondack Brewery, 33 Canada Street Lake George, NY 12845

       Cost: $40 in advance / $45 at the door
        Phone:(518) 281-1014

We are pleased to announce the 12th Annual Adirondack Brewery Oktoberfest. This year’s festival will be held on Saturday, October 14th from 1-5pm at the Brewery.

Oktoberfest Highlights Include:

  • Nonstop Polka Music
  • Adirondack Brewery Beer Garden
  • Bratwurst
  • Dancing
  • Knackwurst
  • Keg Tossing
  • Weisswurst
  • Potato Pancakes
  • Stein Hoisting
  • New York State Guest Breweries
  • Costume Contest
  • Endless Beer Sampling
  • Local Wine
  • Craft Cider
  • Cornhole
  • Dancing Chickens
  • Fall Foliage
  • Local Craft Vendors
  • Artisan Cheese
  • And so much more!

Tickets will be $40 in advance and $45 at the door on the day of the event. Early Bird tickets will be available for $35 until August 31st. Designated Driver Tickets are $5. Physical tickets will be avaialbe at our Pub & Brewery.

The selected charity for this year’s Brewfest is the Ben Osborn Memorial Fund!

How can we thank you?

May 25, 2017

Please help us thank the following sponsors by patronizing their businesses. They helped us make the 7th Annual Baskets for Ben what it was!

7th Annual Baskets for Ben Sponsors

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