Lake George Guide Blog

Antique Lighting

By Patricia Martin Home Farm Antiques at the Antiques Market Place Some prefer new lighting in their homes, but many prefer the warm glow offered by antique lighting. Antique lighting is defined as lighting made prior to the 1950s. Why go with antique? If you are decorating in a certain period style, why use a … Read More

Lake George Jazz Weekend

One of the most popular Fall weekends in Lake George NY is the Lake George Jazz Weekend, held during Mid-September in Lake George Village. This special annual Lake George Jazz Festival event, sponsored by the Lake George Arts Project, showcases national & international jazz musicians, who will perform in Shepard Park by the Lake. The … Read More

Labor Day Weekend

Labor Day Weekend may be considered the official end of summer – but the fun & exciting activities, events, experiences & discoveries don’t stop in the Lake George, NY Region. Prepare yourself for an amazing & incredible Labor Day Weekend. The endless choices of “things to do” make it the perfect getaway & vacation destination … Read More

Lake George Festivals

It’s festival time in Lake George! Two great family-fun Lake George Festivals are taking place… “Lake George Music Festival” and “Lake George Family Festival.” These fun-filled enjoyable events are conveniently held in Lake George Village.   Lake George Music Festival: August 17-23, 2012 … Enjoy a variety of chamber & classical concerts during the 2nd … Read More

Kid Collectors

Or… What To Do With The Kids When You Want To Go Antique-ing! By Pat Martin, Home Farm Antiques at the Antiques Market Place There’s nothing like bored children to cut short your visit to the antiques shop. A solution to this might be to make collectors of your kids. What a brilliant way to … Read More

Corinth Gateway Murals Project

The mural’s history and details are found at the artist’s website,, under “About Us.” The murals speak for themselves. Sher is working on her third and largest project now, a 103’x11′ wall located on Route 9N and Heath Road, called the Corinth Depot Mural.  The first two are located at 8 Mallery St. and … Read More

Lake George Events August 2012

It’s a midsummer vacation dream here in Lake George! With August upon us, the region is set into high gear – everything is electrifying, exciting, and brimming with things to do! You name it – you’ll find it here it Lake George. August 2012 events & activities are aplenty this summer, and the variety of … Read More

Jenny Vidbel of Big Apple Circus

Big Apple Circus…To Call Lake George Home for Two Weeks! By Cyndie Wade-Wood Featuring an Interview with…Circus Performer and Animal Trainer Jenny Vidbel during the 2012 “Dream Big” tour. Jenny will also be returning for the Big Apple Circus’ 2013 production of “Legendarium.” Dare to “DREAM BIG,” and let your imagination soar as the Big … Read More


By: Jeff Goldberg President of FISH307 Every year, for the past 15 years or so, this excellent periodical asks me to write an article which they publish for the season.  I do so each year honored that I have been asked, then I am further honored that people actually read what I have written and comment on what … Read More

Family Vacations in Lake George

For many decades now, Lake George has become synonymous with Family Vacations. It’s not just because of its easy to-get-to location or its proximity to 3 metropolitan cities (New York, Boston & Montreal), it’s because Lake George is a magical place where every member of your family, young or old, wants to keep coming back … Read More