• Events Calendar/ Adirondack Activities

    Lake George Events:

    What’s happening around the Lake George and Adirondack Region? View this Lake George Events Calendar & Adirondack Activities section for informative, accurate and detailed “things-to do” in the area. Find a variety of 2014 events that everyone will enjoy – including performances, games, parades, rummage sales, book sales, fundraising events, lectures, various kids activities & enjoyments, film nights, workshops, festivals, tours, church dinners, holiday gatherings, special events, and so much more! Scroll down to find a listing of regional Calendar Events & Activities. Before you do, also check out these pages…

    Annual, Special & Holiday Events

    Antique & Art Events: Crafts Shows, Garage Sales & More

    Art Exhibits

    Farmers’ Markets

    Bingo

    Ongoing Events

    Tours in the Region

    Past Events



    May 2016



    May 25, 2016      National Wine Day

    Adirondack Winery is celebrating by offering free wine tastings all day long at their Lake George Tasting Room. Adirondack Winery – 285 Canada Street/ 11am-8pm. (518) 668-9463. adirondackwinery.com


    May 27, 2016      South Glens Falls Memorial Day Parade

    Kick off Memorial Day weekend with this great parade! Starts at the corner of Main St. and William St; travels down Main Street to Village Park/ 6pm. South Glens Falls.


    May 28, 2016      Bolton Landing Emergency Squad Arts & Crafts Festival

    Browse creative arts and crafts items featuring many different north county artists. A fundraiser for the local Emergency Squad/10am-4pm. Bolton Landing. (518) 644-3831. boltonchamber.com


    May 28, 2016      Glens Falls Urban Assault

    A fun 5k obstacle course through downtown Glens Falls. Climbing walls, slip & slide, monkey bars, and more! Prizes for best dressed/ Downtown Glens Falls


    May 28, 2016      Hague Memorial Day Parade/ Fun Day in the Park

    Fun family activities in the park followed by a parade and memorial service for veterans/ 10am-4pm. (518) 543-6239. visithague.com


    May 28, 2016      Lake George Memorial Day Parade

    Honor those who have served and continue to serve in our country’s military at this parade. Starting on Westbrook Road, the parade will travel on Canada Street to Shepard Park/ 11:30am. (518) 668-5755. lakegeorgevillage.com lakegeorgechamber.com


    May 28, 2016      Rock the Yacht Memorial Party Cruise

    Enjoy a 1 1/2 hour cruise with champagne, appetizers and desserts. Dance to DJ entertainment and welcome summer 2016/ 8:30-10pm. Shoreline Cruises – Beach Road, Lake George. lakegeorgeshoreline.com


    May 28, 2016      Rooftop Cabana Bar Opening

    Sitting atop at the Surfside’s rooftop terrace is a great place to be! Enjoy gorgeous lake views and great food & drink. Open 12-8pm. Surfside On the Lake – Rooftop Cabana Bar – 400 Canada Street, Lake George. (518) 668-2442. surfsideonthelake.com


    May 28-30, 2016      Fort Ticonderoga Memorial Day Event Highlights

    Salute to Soldiers, a tour of historic gardens, musket firing demonstration, witness to history tour/ 9:30am-4:30pm. (518) 585-2821. fortticonderoga.org


    May 30, 2016      Bolton Landing Memorial Day Parade

    Come pay your respects to our local veterans and join in watching many floats and cars as they march from Rogers Memorial Park to Veteran’s Memorial Park/ 10am. Rogers Memorial Park – Bolton Landing. (518) 644-3831. boltonchamber.com


    May 30, 2016      Fort Ticonderoga Salute to Soldiers 

    Enjoy fife and drum music, readings of Revolutionary War soldier’s thoughts on serving in the birth of this nation, musket demonstrations/ 11am. Fort Ticonderoga – 100 Fort Ti Road, Ticonderoga. (518) 585-2821. fortticonderoga.org


    May 30, 2016      Glens Falls Memorial Day Parade

    Parade including our military veterans, retired and active duty ,military, firemen, marching bands, little league & many Dachshund dogs! (wiener dogs). Parade starts on Glen Street and proceeds north to Crandall Park; followed by a Remembrance Ceremony at Crandall Park/ 10am-1pm. visit.cityofglensfalls.com


    May 30, 2016      Honoring French & Indian War Unknown Soldiers 

    Ceremony honoring the 4 unknown soldiers from the French & Indian War Battle of Lake George, 1775.  Open to the public and all are welcome to attend/ 10:30am. Battlefield Park – 34 Fort George Road, Lake George



    June 2016



    June 1-5, 2016      Lake George Elvis Festival 

    Non stop Elvis entertainment in Lake George for 5 days! If you are a fan of The King, you don’t want to miss this! Many Elvis tribute artists, competitions, boat cruises, classic car parade, food specials and more! Come see what it is all about! Lake George Village, Canada Street Lake George. (518) 668-5755.


    June 2, 2016     The Dream of America: Separation & Sacrifice in the Lives of North Country Latino Immigrants

    “From Our Mouths Youth Panel” – Experiences shared by 1st & 2nd generation Latino youth/ 7pm. Crandall Public Library – 251 Glen Street, Glens Falls. (518) 792-6508. crandalllibrary.org


    June 3-5, 2016      Cambridge Valley Balloon Festival

    16th Annual Balloon Festival in Cambridge. Balloon launches will be held Friday and Saturday evening, and Saturday and Sunday morning – weather permitting- Cambridge Central School – Route 22, Cambridge. (518) 677-0887.


    June 3, 2016      Last of the Mohicans Revisited: “Fictionalizing History”

    Bruce W. Dearstyne, discusses the classic “Last of the Mohicans” on 2 1/2 hour cruise on Lake George on the Mohican/ 2pm. Lake George Steamboat Company – 57 Beach Road, Lake George. (518) 668-5777. lakegeorgesteamboat.com


    June 3, 2016      Neil Young Tribute

    Come enjoy a special tribute to a great musician; Neil Young/ 7pm. Hudson River Music Hall – 10 Maple Street, Hudson Falls. (518) 832-3484. hudsonrivermusichall.org


    June 3, 2016      Opening Night Glens Falls Dragons Baseball Game

    vs. Amsterdam Mohawks/ 7pm. East Field – 175 Dix Avenue, Glens Falls. (518) 746-4121. gfdragons.com


    June 3-13, 2016      Warrensburg Bike Rally

    16th Annual Bike Rally with lots of vendors and activities. Great deals on motorcycle products and services from top vendors. Warren County Fairgrounds – Schroon River Road, Warrensburg. (518) 791-8728. warrensburgbikerally.com


    June 3, 2016      Warren County SPCA Golf Tournament www

    Nine and Dine; Play 9 holes with a scramble start; then enjoy a great meal and silent auction all to benefit the Warren County SPCA/ 6pm. Brookhaven Golf Course – 333 Alpine Meadows Road, Porters Corners. (518) 893-7458. brookhavengolfcourse.com


    June 3-5, 2016      ESTRA Tow Show 

    33rd Annual tow show with lots of things to see and do! Dinner, music, cigar night, children’s activities: face painting, balloon animals, tow truck beauty contest! Great Escape Lodge and Indoor Water Park – 89 Six Flags Drive, Queensbury. (518) 824-6008. estratowshow.com


    June 4, 2016      Brant Lake Farmers Market

    Fresh fruits, vegetables, baked goods, dairy items, pure maple syrup, flowers and more/ 10am-3pm Waterfront Market – 6752 State Route 8, Brant Lake


    June 7-11, 2016      Americade

    Weeklong motorcycle rally that draws many thousand motorcycle enthusiasts. Enjoy food, people and the sights and sounds of motorcycles all week long in the Lake George area/ Lake George Village.


    June 7, 2016      Two-for-Tuesdays

    Enjoy two-for one wine slushes Tuesdays at the Adirondack Winery. Adirondack Winery – 285 Canada Street. 11am-8pm. (518) 668-9463. adirondackwinery.com


    June 8, 2016      Locavore Wednesday

    Drink local, eat local, support local! Enjoy complimentary samples of local products, discounted Slate Plates and 10% off food items purchased in store Wednesdays at the Adirondack Winery. Adirondack Winery – 285 Canada Street. 11am-8pm. (518) 668-9463. adirondackwinery.com


    June 11, 2016      Community Day

    Free family tours, food beverages and free ice cream; Museum will be open to the public with activities scheduled all day/ 1-4pm. The Hyde Museum – 161 Warren Street, Glens Falls. (518) 792-1761. hydecollection.org


    June 11, 2016      Glens Falls Dragons Baseball Game

    vs. Mohawk Valley/ 7pm. East Field – 175 Dix Avenue, Glens Falls. (518) 746-4121. gfdragons.com


    June 11, 2016      Opera Saratoga at the Hyde

    Experience an evening of Mozart in this special performance by Opera Saratoga free of charge/ 7-9pm. The Hyde Museum – 161 Warren Street, Glens Falls. (518) 792-1761. hydecollection.org


    June 12-18, 2016      Lake George Region Restaurant Week

    Enjoy great 3 course meals at participating restaurants all around Lake George for the price of $20.16. More details available at the Lake George Chamber. (518) 668-5755. lakegeorgechamber.com


    June 14, 2016      Two-for-Tuesdays

    Enjoy two-for one wine slushes Tuesdays at the Adirondack Winery/ 11am-8pm. Adirondack Winery – 285 Canada Street. (518) 668-9463. adirondackwinery.com


    June 15, 2016      Locavore Wednesday

    Drink local, eat local, support local! Enjoy complimentary samples of local products, discounted Slate Plates and 10% off food items purchased in store Wednesdays at the Adirondack Winery/ 11am-8pm. Adirondack Winery – 285 Canada Street. (518) 668-9463. adirondackwinery.com


    June 16, 2016      Chapman Golf Tournament

    Support the Chapman Museum as you enjoy a day playing golf! Featuring a Best Ball Format and a “Hole-in-One” sponsored by D’Ella Auto Group. Shotgun start at 1pm followed by a steak dinner and awards/ 1-6pm. Cronin’s Golf Resort –  Warrensburg. (518) 793-2826. chapmanmuseum.org


    June 16-18, 2016      Hudson Valley Volunteer Fireman’s Convention

    Spirited firemen take over Lake George. Mardi Gras parade on Friday at 7pm to kick the weekend off. Formal Dress parade on Saturday at 1pm. Come show your support for firemen everywhere! Lake George Village – Lake George. (518) 668-5755.


    June 18-19, 2016      Architectural Tours of Warrensburgh

    Take a walking tour of two areas of Warrensburg, early residential & civic district on Saturday; and north end residential on Sunday. Both tours are conducted by architectural historian, Delbert Chambers. Each lasts about 3 hours, with refreshments half way. Reservations required/ 9am-12pm. Warrensburgh Museum of Local History – 3754 Main Street, Warrensburgh. (518) 623-2928. whs12885.org


    June 18, 2016     Chapman Plant & Tag Sale

    Browse plants and household items as you support the Chapman Museum. Rain or shine/ 8am-1pm. Chapman Museum – Glen Street, Glens Falls. (518) 793-2826. chapmanmuseum.org


    June 18-19, 2016,      Father’s Day Wine Tasting Weekend

    Cheers to Dad this Father’s Day Weekend with a wine tasting at Adirondack Winery! Special tasting packages and upgrades available all weekend long/ Open at 11am. Adirondack Winery – 285 Canada Street, Lake George. (518) 668-9463. adirondackwinery.com


    June 18-19, 2016      LARAC Festival Weekend

    The Lower Adirondack Arts and Culture Festival  will amaze you with the quality and variety of locally hand crafted items for sale. It is a great place to buy original handmade items for your home or your friends. Live music, bouncy houses, and great food. Truly not to be missed! Takes place rain or shine. Glens Falls City Park – 251 Glens Street, Glens Falls. (518) 798-1144. LARAC.org


    June 18, 2016       Scots Day

    Learn about and celebrate Scottish heritage, culture and military history at Fort Ticonderoga. Visit clan tents and discover your own Scottish connection while listening to live Scottish music/ 9:30am-5pm. Fort Ticonderoga – 100 Fort Ti Road, Ticonderoga. (518) 585- 2821. fortticonderoga.org


    June 18, 2016      Woodstock: Woodstock Revisited on the Mill Pond

    Bring your dog and enjoy an evening of peace, paws and music performed by the Barrelhouse Brothers and Headwall/ 6-11pm. The Hub – 27 Market Street, Brant Lake. (518) 494-4822. thehubadk.com


    June 19, 2016      Glens Falls Dragons Baseball Game

    vs. Amsterdam/ 3pm. East Field – 175 Dix Avenue, Glens Falls. (518) 746-4121. gfdragons.com


    June 22, 2016      Summer Sunset Cruise

    Cruise along the lake aboard The Adirondac to support the Lake George Arts Project. This event includes light fare from area restaurants, live music, raffle prizes, and a silent auction. Reservations recommended. (518) 668-2616. Shoreline Cruises – Beach Road, Lake George. lakegeorgearts.org


    June 24, 2016      Brain Tonic for the Humorously Curious

    Featuring intelligent, off-beat comedians and songsters Nick Yost, Drew Jacobs and Ed Smyth. A fun collaboration that offers alternative comedy that is a little bit brainier, sillier, and more unique than usual comedy shows. Show material is suitable for ages 12 and up/ 7:30pm. Hudson River Music Hall – 10 Maple Street, Hudson Falls. (518) 832-3484.  hudsonrivermusichall.org


    June 24, 2016      Georgie Wonders Orchestra

    Live big swing band orchestra to kick off the summer season of “Fridays at the Lake” summer concert series. Opening act Red Shift starts at 4pm; Headliner Georgie Wonders Orchestra at 6pm. Family & dog friendly, bounce houses, face painting, craft beer, wine, food and more! Presented by Lake George Village – Shepard Park Amphitheater – Canada Street, Lake George. (518) 668-5771. fridaysatthelake.com


    June 25, 2016      Boating Safety Course

    Important full day safety course to educate about rules of driving a boat and more. Instructor Charlanne McDonough/ 8am-4pm. Hillview Free Library – 3717 Lake Shore Drive, Diamond Point. (518) 668-3012. hillviewlibrary.org


    June 25, 2016      Glens Falls Dragons Baseball Game

    vs. Saugerties/ 7pm. East Field – 175 Dix Avenue, Glens Falls. (518) 746-4121. gfdragons.com


    June 25, 2016      Stand Up Paddleboard Demo Day

    A wide selection of stand up paddle boards available at Patty’s Water Sports to try out! Come see what this popular activity is all about/ 9am-4pm. Patty’s Water Sports – 291 Cleverdale Road, Cleverdale. (518) 656-9353. pattyswatersports.com


    June 25-26, 2016      2nd Annual Adirondack Wine & Food Festival

    This festival will showcase some of the best wineries, breweries, distilleries, local artisanal food vendors, and food trucks in the region! Lake George serves as the perfect beautiful backdrop to take all your senses on a delightful tour. This wildly popular event will have you planning to attend for years to come! With admission, you will receive a souvenir wine glass and craft beverage samples throughout the event-plus the opportunity to purchase your favorite products to take home with you. Get tickets in advance or at the door / Sat. 11am-6pm; Sun. 11am-5pm. Charles R. Wood Park – Westbrook Road, Lake George. adkwinefest.com


    June 25-26, 2016      New York State Free Fishing Days 

    Try out fishing in any marine waters of New York for these two days-no license needed! All other fishing regulations still apply/ New York State. dec.gov


    June 25, 2016      Polka Festival 

    Featuring The Chardon Polka Band-one of the hottest polka bands in the country today! Opening music from 4-7pm by DJ Brian Donovan. Enjoy amazing music and view of Lake George while supporting local non profit organizations (LG Region for WIN, Inc., The House of Grace and the Lake George Rotary. Scotty’s Lakeside Resort – 2896 Lake Shore Drive, Lake George. lgwin.org


    June 26, 2016      Glens Falls Dragons Baseball Game

    vs. Utica/ 3pm. East Field – 175 Dix Avenue, Glens Falls. (518) 746-4121. gfdragons.com


    June 29, 2016      Glens Falls Dragons Baseball Game

    vs. Saugerties/ 7pm. East Field – 175 Dix Avenue, Glens Falls. (518) 746-4121. gfdragons.com


    June 30, 2016      Warren County Ramblers 

    Enjoy some foot stomping fun as you listen to this authentic Adirondack Bluegrass Band/ 7-9pm. Carol Theater – Riverside and Main St. Chestertown northwarren.com



    July 2016



    July 1, 2016      New York Players 

    Headline this week’s “Fridays at the Lake” summer concert series. Opening act local favorite Rich Ortiz starts at 4pm; Headliner New York Players at 6pm. Family & dog friendly, bounce houses, face painting, craft beer, wine, food and more! Presented by Lake George Village – Shepard Park Amphitheater – Canada Street, Lake George. (518) 668-5771. fridaysatthelake.com


    July 2, 2016      Fireworks at Lake George

    Sponsored by the Lake George Steamboat Company, view a spectacular fireworks display over Lake George! Can be seen anywhere along the shoreline in Lake George Village or aboard a Cruise on the lake/ 9:30pm Lake George Village – Canada Street, Lake George. lakegeorgechamber.com


    July 2, 2016      Glens Falls Dragons Baseball Game

    vs. Amsterdam/ 7pm. East Field – 175 Dix Avenue, Glens Falls. (518) 746-4121. gfdragons.com


    July 3, 2016      Hague Fireworks & Calamity Rock Concert

    Enjoy a beautiful afternoon and evening. Live music and fireworks display/ 6-10pm. Hague Town Park – Rt 9N & Rt 8, Hague. (518) 543-6239. visithague.com


    July 5, 2016      Adirondack Birds of Prey 

    Join Nancy Kimball and Wendy Hall as they discuss the birds of prey and how they survive and thrive in the Adirondacks/ 12pm. Hillview Free Library – 3717 Lake Shore Drive, Diamond Point. (518) 668-3012. hillviewlibrary.org


    July 6, 2016      Music in the Park

    Country rhythm and blues with Rick and Sharon Bolton. Lawn chairs welcome. In case of rain, concert will take place in the Community Center. 7-9pm. Hague Town Park – Rt 9N & Rt 8, Hague. (518) 543-6239. visithague.com


    July 6, 2016      Musical Concert 

    Featuring folksingers Dan Duggan on hammered dulcimer and Peggy Lynn/ 7pm. Hillview Free Library – 3717 Lake Shore Drive, Diamond Point. (518) 668-3012. hillviewlibrary.org


    July 8, 2016      Audiostars 

    Headline this week’s “Fridays at the Lake” summer concert series. Opening act local favorite Jonathan Newell Band starts at 4pm; Headliner Audiostars at 6pm. Family & dog friendly, bounce houses, face painting, craft beer, wine, food and more! Presented by Lake George Village – Shepard Park Amphitheater – Canada Street, Lake George. (518) 668-5771. fridaysatthelake.com


    July 15-16, 2016       Adirondack Greek Festival

    Come and enjoy authentic Greek food, pastries, live music, souvenirs, Greek folk dancing, children’s activities, and church tours. Free admission and parking. OPA! / 12-9pm. St. George Church – 55 Main Street, South Glens Falls. (518) 792-8299.



     

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