There’s no such thing as a boring stay in the Lake George Area. Festivals, fireworks, free events – there’s always an event to attend and celebrate.  An amazing event can be the cherry on top of any vacation.  Which one will you drop in on?

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What’s Open in the Lake George Area

The Lake George Area is waiting for you! Here it is … the fall escape you’ve been hoping for! For months you’ve been dreaming of that special getaway to the lake or mountains for some much needed fresh air and relaxation. Let us make that dream come true. Our local businesses…

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Share Your Lake George Area Memories

Use Hashtag #MyLGArea on Instagram! Use the hashtag #MyLGArea on Instagram to share your favorite vacation memories. We’ll share our favorite posts on our Instagram (@LakeGeorgeArea) and Facebook (@TheLakeGeorgeArea) stories! The COVID-19 epidemic has forced millions of people to spend most of their time inside. The Lake George Area and…

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Giants of the Lake

Written by Paul Tackett Lake George is beautiful to behold from any vantage point, but to realize her true majesty in all its forms, there’s nothing like gliding along the shimmering surface of this “Queen of American Lakes.” Here’s a chance to sample that magical allure that so enchanted all…

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Packing It All In

What you bring depends a lot on where you are staying and what you love to do. One thing we always suggest is stuffing one extra bag inside for things that may find their way back home—new t-shirts, prizes won at the Great Escape, or a beautiful cutting board from…

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the Lake George Winter Carnival

Frozen Fiesta: the Lake George Winter Carnival

Written by Eric Pfau February is a special month in Lake George Village. Many families who spend their summer vacation lounging on the beaches or exploring the shops on Canada Street don’t know about the Lake George Winter Carnival. Most have never experienced the excitement when the lake first freezes, or the anticipation…

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Ice Cream Trail

Ice Cream Trail

Written & Photographs by Kacey O’Brien   We’ve got the scoop on what places in the Lake George Area are serving up the best ice cream, so scroll down to follow the sweetest ride! *Please check the businesses hours and schedules ahead of time as they vary. Some businesses are…

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Glens Falls Urban Assault

Glens Falls Urban Assault

Are you bored of your normal running routine? Getting tired of pounding the pavement past the same houses or slogging through a few miles at your local gym? We have the race for you in the Lake George Area. The 6th Annual Glens Falls Urban Assault, hosted by Adirondack Race Management,…

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Fishing Hotspots

Written by Jaynie Ellis Cover Photo: Kacey O’Brien  Cast your lines in the Lake George Area. If you remembered to pack your fishing pole and tackle box on vacation, here are some freshwater fishing hotspots for you to check out this fall or during Free Fishing Days. Free Fishing Days…

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Local Holiday Shopping in the Lake George Area

Cover Photo: Kacey O’Brien  The holiday season is in full swing! In celebration of the most wonderful time of the year, Lake George Area businesses are slashing prices and offering can’t-miss deals from Small Business Saturday on November 26 through the end of the holiday season. Downtown Glens Falls Shop…

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