Lake George Guide Blog

Cinco By The Lake

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Lake George Village – CINCO BY THE LAKE – a second annual event! Enjoy a variety of family fun festivities scheduled for Saturday, the 5th of May – featuring kids activities, mustache contest, pinatas, and giveaways. In addition, don’t miss the highlighted events including Tequila Tasters (starting on Friday, May … Read More

Gore Mountain Region’s Outdoor Adventure Weekend (May 4-6, 2012)

During the first weekend of May 2012, don’t miss out on Gore Mountain Region’s “Outdoor Adventure Weekend” – which includes the 3rd Annual Adirondack Adventure Festival (May 4-6, 2012) in North Creek NY, and the 55th Annual Hudson River White Water Derby in North River/ North Creek/ Riparius NY (May 5-6, 2012) – located north … Read More


by Carin Irwin Parasailing Adventures What does Lake George look like from above? Visitors who have been parasailing know! Aloft in a parachute 300′ in the air, attached with a rope to a speeding boat, parasailers have a bird’s-eye view of the lake and surrounding area. While pondering a new way to instruct fledgling skydivers, … Read More

Spring Fun Activities & Things To Do

It’s time to smell the flowers… so have fun this Spring in the Lake George Area! Take the family along and together you can enjoy the many wonderful Spring activities this region has to offer. Find many delightful things to do… from unique Adirondack events (including a maple festival, an outdoor adventure festival, garage sales … Read More

Maple Sugar House Tours – Weekends in March 2012

How is pure maple syrup made? Tour some Adirondack maple sugar houses & farms to find out! Maple sugaring, as they call it, is the process of turning the sap from maple trees to delicious maple sugar & syrup by tapping, collecting & boiling it. If you would like to experience this unique method, don’t … Read More

Bands ‘N Beans 2012

Interested in eating some delicious homemade chili made by area restaurants while listening to great music performed by local musicians? If so, you won’t want to miss out on the Lake George Arts Project’s Bands ‘N Beans! This annual major fundraiser event features original chili recipes by a variety of the region’s restaurants including: Blue … Read More

Lake George Winter Carnival – Weekends in February 2012

The month of February is an exciting time in Lake George, New York! Every Weekend (Saturday & Sunday) during this extraordinary winter month, both the community and visitors can very much enjoy all the very interesting, unique & fun-filled winter outdoor activities… all happening during the Lake George Winter Carnival! Ample winter activities and events … Read More

Happy New Year 2012

Wishing everyone a very Happy & Healthy New Year! If you happen to be in and around Lake George Village on the 1st day of 2012, be sure to check out the New Year’s Day Polar Plunge Swim! Brave & daring individuals of all ages celebrate the New Year by taking a dip or plunging … Read More

Holiday Celebrations in the Lake George Region!

‘Tis the season for special Holiday Celebrations happening throughout the Lake George Region! This wonderful time of year is filled with a variety of family-fun festivities & holiday traditions including Christmas tree lighting ceremonies, caroling, decorations, breakfast with Santa, photos with Santa, Christmas tree decorating contests, parades, shopping for unique hand-made holiday gifts, holiday music … Read More

Happy Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving is such a special time of year. It’s a time for family gatherings, offering thanks & appreciation, and of course…it’s a time for turkey, stuffing & pumpkin pie! Whether you will be home or traveling to see family, have a special & memorable Thanksgiving day! If you will be in and around the Lake … Read More