Lake George Guide Blog

Thanksgiving, Christmas & New Year’s

Enjoy the most beautiful and wonderful festive season of the year in Lake George, NY during Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s 2013 – 2014! Let us give thanks for all that we have this Thanksgiving while we gather with family and friends, eating dinners at home or at any of the great restaurants throughout the … Read More

Ghosts in the Adirondacks

By Pat Martin Home Farm Antiques at the Antiques Market Place A Fun Vacation Pastime: Ghosts in the Adirondacks Looking for ghosts? You’ve come to the right place. Peaceful and serene, the Adirondack region proves that looks can be deceiving. With over six million acres of land and a long history of adventure, war and … Read More


October boasts not only incredible autumnal colors, but fabulous activities too! Come and visit the Lake George Region for a Fall getaway during this perfect time of year. Apple picking, leaf peeping, hay rides, corn mazes, scenic train rides, Fall festivals, Oktoberfests, harvest fests, farm tours, craft shows, Halloween hauntings, and other fun autumn events … Read More

Ice Fishing Is Great on Lake George

by Captain Jeff Smith Jeff’s Charter Fishing Ice fishing Lake George is excellent. I have been ice fishing it for many years and have seen many large fish come through a small hole in the ice. There are a few ways to make a fishing hole in the ice. When I was a kid, we … Read More

Festival For The Lake

September 27 – 29, 2013 marks the first annual “Festival For The Lake” in Lake George Village, NY. Proceeds from this huge family fun three day block party will help promote and preserve the health of Lake George, the “Queen of American Lakes.” Bring your friends and family to the festival “by” the lake, “for” … Read More

Mid September 2013 – Jazz Festival Weekend & More

Enjoy the beginning of the 2013 Fall season in the Lake George, New York region! Mid September is a wonderful time of year to visit, as there are so many events and activities for you to come and experience. Of the many annual events, there is the ever popular Lake George Jazz Festival in the … Read More

End of Summer 2013 – Labor Day Weekend

Celebrate the end of summer 2013 in the Lake George, NY Region with so many activities and events to enjoy. From festivals, concerts, fundraisers, street entertainment and fireworks – to duck races, horse races, triathlon, yard sales, and craft shows… come and have fun at area festivities during this Labor Day Weekend 2013 & the … Read More

August Summer Festivals

Come and enjoy the exciting August summer festivals in the greater Lake George Region. These annual festivals are full of family fun activities for all ages: Stony Creek Mountain Days Festival (Aug. 2-4, 2013), Rural Heritage Festival & Youth Fair (Aug. 10, 2013), Firemen’s Family Festival with Huge Arts & Crafts Show (Aug. 13-18, 2013), … Read More

Mid-Summer Fun in Lake George

Enjoy mid-summer fun in the Lake George Region! A variety of summer activities and events in July and August will keep you busy from morning to night… from outdoor concerts in the park (all throughout the region), outdoor movies (at Rogers Memorial Park in Bolton Landing, City Park in Glens Falls, & Shepard Park in … Read More

Fishing is Great on this Lake

by Capt. Jeff Smith Jeff’s Charter Fishing Hi, just want to start off by saying how much I truly love Lake George and the mountains that surround it. I just rolled into my fifties and have been fishing the lake since I was three. The fishing has always been excellent most of the time, unless a cold … Read More