The Lake George Area does the Fourth of July right. Its combination of pivotal American history and traditional summertime fun and activities makes the region an American fixture. From tours of a historic fort to a day on a rental boat, the Fourth of July is a blast in the Lake George Area.

The most revered holiday in our country’s long history is a great time to vacation in the Lake George Area. The Fourth of July is a mid-summer extravaganza of fireworks displays, beaches, barbecues, and craft beers. Towns all over the Lake George Area are buzzing with the excitement of America’s birthday. Grab a table at a waterfront restaurant and listen to a set by a local musician on the outdoor deck. Swim at a beach all day long, or rent a boat at a marina and celebrate the Fourth by fishing in Lake George. Go parasailing over the water or shop to your heart’s content at the Factory Outlets. Remember the reason for the day and explore Fort William Henry, a crucial location in the story of American independence. End your Independence Day the classic way, with a Fourth of July fireworks show. Now that’s a Fourth of July tradition worth keeping.

Jul
4
2018

Reading of the Declaration of Independence

Honoring our nation's history today Fort William Henry will present the reading. Please join them for this special event. The country was embroiled in the Revolutionary War with Great Britain when on July 4, 1776 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania the Continental Congress formally adopted the Declaration of Independence.  

11:00am
Jul
4
2018

July 4th Fireworks

The Village of Lake George invites you to spend Fourth of July and celebrate our country's independence. Enjoy the spectacular fireworks display ~ you will hear yourself and others taking a deep breath and letting it out with a ooh and ah.

Lake George, NY
9:30pm