2018 Americade is in the books ~ 2019 is being planned. Below you will find a sampling of 2018 events and happenings. Please check back for 2019 details.

A week-long massive motorcycle touring rally on the shores of Lake George!

It doesn't matter what your ride is - a Harley, an Indian, a Victory, a BMW, a Honda or maybe a Ducati. It doesn't matter how many wheels your ride has - it's all good riding. The Americade Motorcycle Touring Rally is the most fun, lively, and informative motorcycle rally you'll ever attend. And even better, it's held in Lake George Village on the shores of breathtaking Lake George in the Adirondack Mountains of upstate New York.

Scroll down for an in-depth schedule and details on Americade's daily activities!

Americade week features the daily Americade Expo, a motorcycle fashion show, a fireworks boat cruise, concerts, demos, dinners, classes, and much more! A true rider's rally, Americade marks the beginning of the riding season and offers guided and self-guided rides through picturesque historic communities

The Block Party and Americade Concert is the biggest party Lake George Village sees all summer long. It's two days of live music, great food, and other fun at the Festival Commons in the heart of the village.

Become a "Roads Scholar" through Americade University, a seminar and lecture series offering classes every day. Don't miss out on lectures and seminars by some of the most well-known people in the motorcycling world.

Monday - June 4

Kick-Off Party & Opening Celebrations

  • Sign-In - 11:00am - 7:00pm - At the Fort William Henry Conference Center.
  • The Amazing Ride (Prizes, Unguided) - 11:00 am - 5:00 pm - Ride around the Lake George Area playing this brand new riding game! Collect five stamps for a chance to win, and collect all seven hidden destinations to double your chance of winning. Explore scenic and fun destinations within a 50-mile radius of Lake George while discovering seven local communities. There will be a clue at the Take a Bit Food Festival, requiring you to sample small food tastings for free and can only be visited Wednesday from 5:30 - 7:00 pm. The challenge can be completed over 5 days or all in one day. Winners names will be drawn during the Friday Night Spectacular in the Fort William Henry Big Top Tent.
  • Dinner by the Lake - 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm - Enjoy a delicious meal with your Americade friends new and old in Fort William Henry's White Lion Room. The menu includes a prime rib buffet, pasta primavera, baked haddock, garden salad, green beans, and baked potatoes.
  • Phil Smage Motorcycle Stunt Shows - 5:30 pm & 8:00 pm- Don't miss this stunt show starring Phil Smage of America's Got Talent and Troy "Smallz" Neault of Smage Brothers Riding Shows as they perform death-defying acts of motorcycle bravery! Some of their stunts include wall rides, gap jumps, helicopters, bunny hops, wheelies, stoppies, and balance skills. This show is at the Fort William Henry Demo Area.
  • Live Music by Rider - 6:00 pm - Don't miss Americade's opening celebration at the Fort William Henry Big Top Tent. This event includes live music, thousands of dollars of prizes, and a free dessert or drink. Enjoy magic and comedy from Matthew David Stanley

Additional Services & Information

  • Free Battery Check - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm - Get your battery checked for free by Yuasa at Million Dollar Beach across from Expo Gate A.
  • Activities Room - 11:00am - 5:00pm - At the Fort William Henry Conference Center.
  • What's New & What to Do - 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Americade staff will be on hand in the Fort William Henry Conference Center to answer questions and give advice on how to get the most out of your Americade experience!
Tuesday - June 5

Tuesday's Americade Event Line Up:

  • Thursday - September 20Fort William Henry Demo Area coaches participants to become better riders! Learn how to better handle your bike and improve low-speed control skills. Ride through various cone patterns to practice what you've learned. Feeling competitive? Take the Rider Challenge, a cone competition that awards the winner the Top Gun Award on Friday night!
  • Breakfast by the Lake - 7:00 am-11:00 am - Eat breakfast at one of the most scenic locations in Lake George, the Fort William Henry White Lion Room. Enjoy a good ole American breakfast including scrambled eggs, french toast, pancakes, bacon, ham, sausage, fresh fruit, danishes, coffee, and tea.
  • Christian Motorcyclists Association (CMA) - 8:00am - 8:30am - At First United Methodist Church.
  • Guided Mini-Tour Departures - 7:40 am - Join fellow riders on these gorgeous tours throughout the Adirondacks, Vermont, and other scenic locations. Ride a variety of carefully-selected routes that include gas stops, leg stretching, catered lunch, door prizes, and CB commentary from our guides. Tours depart at 8:00 am.
  • Unguided Mini-Tours - Anytime - Conquer these gorgeous loops throughout the Adirondacks and Vermont whenever you get the itch to ride!
  • Sign-In - 8:00am - 6:00pm - At the Fort William Henry Conference Center.
  • Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF) Ultimate Bike-Bonding Rider Course - A partial-day course designed to facilitate rider skills through safe, effective, and fun training. Riders should have basic skills and recent riding experience, must be licensed, and must have their own (or borrowed) motorcycles. These 4-5 hour classes are capped at 12 people, so register early on Monday at 11:00 am in the Fort William Henry Conference Center. The class takes place on Prospect Mountain.
  • Americade University Seminars - Cornering - 10:00 am - Join Bob Bellassai of Trauma's Auto & Motorcycle School as he discusses counter steering, curve types, trail breaking, and more. This seminar is held in the Fort William Henry Conference Center.
  • Americade University Seminars - Cooking on Two Wheels: Gourmet Camp Cooking Demonstration - 11:00 am - Join Ken Aiken, a motorcycle travel author who shares his thoughts about cooking on the road.
  • Motorcycle Demos and Displays - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm - Americade has more motorcycle and trike demos and displays than any other event in America! Test ride motorcycles and talk to experts from over a dozen brands at the Fort William Henry Demo Area.
  • The Amazing Ride - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm - Ride around the Lake George Area playing this brand new riding game! Collect five stamps for a chance to win, and collect all seven hidden destinations to double your chance of winning. Explore scenic and fun destinations while discovering seven communities. There will be a clue at the Take a Bit Food Festival, requiring you to sample small food tastings for free and can only be visited Wednesday from 5:30 - 7:00 pm. Complete this event throughout Americade or all in one day. Winners names will be drawn Friday night at the Friday Night Spectacular in the Fort William Henry Big Top Tent.
  • Americade's Expo - 9:00 am - 6:00 pm - Over 1 million square feet of vendors! The Americade Expo is one of the biggest expos in the country, featuring motorcycle demos, live music, great food, a beer garden, free parking, and more. The Americade Expo is held at the Lake George Festival Commons.
  • Vintage Garage - 9:00 am - 7:00 pm - See classic motorcycles from the 1920's-1970's at the Vintage Garage, located at the Fort William Henry Demo Area.
  • Fort William Henry Museum Tour - 9:30 am - 6:00 pm - Step back in time and learn about the history of Fort William Henry and the role it played in America's past. Meet a guide dress in 18th-century garb, see a cannon and musket live-firing demonstration, and more.
  • Adirondack Eagle Flyer Zipline - 10:00 am - 6:00 pm - Speed 4,000 feet at 58 (or slower) MPH down French Mountain on this riveting zipline. Enjoy panoramic views of Lake George and the Adirondacks.
  • Northeast Drill Team Championship Practice - 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Watch some of the best teams in North America practice precision riding, intricate maneuvers, and near misses. This event is at the Fort William Henry Demo Area.
  • Brew Tour and Dinner - 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm - Explore three breweries throughout the Lake George Area and end your tour with dinner in downtown Glens Falls. This all-inclusive tour allows you to taste a wide variety of beer without having to worry about getting home -- ride the Hoppy Trails Brew Bus!
  • Phil Smage Stunt Show - 5:00 pm - Don't miss this stunt show starring Phil Smage of America's Got Talent and Troy "Smallz" Neault of Smage Brothers Riding Shows as they perform death-defying acts of motorcycle bravery! Some of their stunts include wall rides, gap jumps, helicopters, bunny hops, wheelies, stoppies, and balance skills. This show is at the Fort William Henry Demo Area.
  • Line Dancing Lessons - 5:30 pm - Learn to line dance at the Fort William Henry Big Top Tent.
  • Cruisin' Lake George with Dinner - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm - Cruise Lake George on the iconic ships of the Lake George Steamboat Company. Enjoy a dinner of BBQ chicken, baked macaroni and cheese, salad, and rolls. Listen to live music and take in the gorgeous, unrivaled Adirondack views. Special prizes will be awarded!
  • Country Shindig - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm - Enjoy live music, dancing, trick roping, line dance instruction, and a tasty meal. Listen to live country tunes all night while enjoying the BBQ. The menu includes BBQ chicken, BBQ beef brisket, Carolina pulled pork, salads, and more! This event is held at the Fort William Henry Big Top Tent.
  • Featured Speaker: Greg Drevenstedt - 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm - Greg is the Senior Editor for Rider magazine. He has ridden hundreds of motorcycles on five continents.

Additional Services & Information

  • Free Battery Check - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm - Get your battery checked for free by Yuasa at Million Dollar Beach across from Expo Gate A.
  • Activities Room - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm - At the Fort William Henry Conference Center.
  • Hospitality Tent - 9:00 am - 9:00 pm - Located at the Fort William Henry Demo Area.
Wednesday - June 6

Wednesday's Americade Event Line Up:

  • Fred's Coffee Club - 7:00 am - 8:00 am - Have some coffee, swap stories, and hang with Fred Rau, former editor Road Rider, Wing World, and Motorcycle Consumer News magazines in the Fort William Henry Conference Center.
  • Cone Course Training - 7:00 am - 8:50 am - This free event at the Fort William Henry Demo Area coaches participants to become better riders! Learn how to better handle your bike and improve low-speed control skills. Ride through various cone patterns to practice what you've learned. Feeling competitive? Take the Rider Challenge, a cone competition that awards the winner the Top Gun Award on Friday night!
  • Breakfast by the Lake - 7:00 am - 11:00 am - Eat breakfast at one of the most scenic locations in Lake George, the Fort William Henry White Lion Room. Enjoy a good ole American breakfast including scrambled eggs, french toast, pancakes, bacon, ham, sausage, fresh fruit, danishes, coffee, and tea.
  • Christian Motorcyclists Association (CMA) - 8:00 am - 8:30 am - At First United Methodist Church.
  • Guided Mini-Tour Departures - 7:40 am - Join fellow riders on these gorgeous tours throughout the Adirondacks, Vermont, and other scenic locations. Ride a variety of carefully-selected routes that include gas stops, leg stretching, catered lunch, door prizes, and CB commentary from our guides. Tours depart at 8:00 am.
  • Unguided Mini-Tours - Anytime - Conquer these gorgeous loops throughout the Adirondacks and Vermont whenever you get the itch to ride!
  • Sign-In - 8:00 am - 6:00 pm - At the Fort William Henry Conference Center.
  • Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF) Ultimate Bike-Bonding Rider Course - A partial-day course designed to facilitate rider skills through safe, effective, and fun training. Riders should have basic skills and recent riding experience, must be licensed, and must have their own (or borrowed) motorcycles. These 4-5 hour classes are capped at 12 people, so register early on Monday at 11:00 am in the Fort William Henry Conference Center. The class takes place on Prospect Mountain.
  • Motorcycle Demos and Displays - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm - Americade has more motorcycle and trike demos and displays than any other event in America! Test ride motorcycles and talk to experts from over a dozen brands at the Fort William Henry Demo Area.
  • The Amazing Ride - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm - Ride around the Lake George Area playing this brand new riding game! Collect five stamps for a chance to win, and collect all seven hidden destinations to double your chance of winning. Explore scenic and fun destinations while discovering seven communities. There will be a clue at the Take a Bit Food Festival, requiring you to sample small food tastings for free and can only be visited Wednesday from 5:30 - 7:00 pm. Complete this event throughout Americade or all in one day. Winners names will be drawn Friday night at the Friday Night Spectacular in the Fort William Henry Big Top Tent.
  • Americade's Expo - 9:00 am - 6:00 pm - Over 1 million square feet of vendors! The Americade Expo is one of the biggest expos in the country, featuring motorcycle demos, live music, great food, a beer garden, free parking, and more. The Americade Expo is held at the Lake George Festival Commons.
  • Vintage Garage - 9:00 am - 7:00 pm - See classic motorcycles from the 1920's-1970's at the Vintage Garage, located at the Fort William Henry Demo Area.
  • Fort William Henry Museum Tour - 9:30 am - 6:00 pm - Step back in time and learn about the history of Fort William Henry and the role it played in America's past. Meet a guide dress in 18th-century garb, see a cannon and musket live-firing demonstration, and more.
  • Adirondack Eagle Flyer Zipline - 10:00 am - 6:00 pm - Speed 4,000 feet at 58 (or slower) MPH down French Mountain on this riveting zipline. Enjoy panoramic views of Lake George and the Adirondacks.
  • Free Pulled Pork BBQ - 11:30 am - 3:00 pm - Join the New Hope Community Church in a free pulled pork BBQ at Sportline.
  • Northeast Drill Team Championship Practice - 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Watch some of the best teams in North America practice precision riding, intricate maneuvers, and near misses. This event is at the Fort William Henry Demo Area.
  • Brew Tour and Dinner - 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm - Explore three breweries throughout the Lake George Area and end your tour with dinner in downtown Glens Falls. This all-inclusive tour allows you to taste a wide variety of beer without having to worry about getting home -- ride the Hoppy Trails Brew Bus!
  • Skills Challenge - 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm - Compete against other Americaders for trophies and braggin' rights at the Fort William Henry Demo Area. Competitions include the Slow Race and the Golf Ball Challenge. Either compete or watch!
  • Take a Bite - 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm - Head to downtown Glens Falls and enjoy small plates priced between $1 and $5 dollars. Stroll the streets, enjoy the food, and listen to live music.
  • Northeast Drill Team Championship - 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm - Watch some of the best teams in North America compete for precision riding, intricate maneuvers, and near misses. This event is at the Fort William Henry Demo Area.
  • Motorcycle Fashion Show - 6:00  pm - 7:00 pm - See the latest and best fashions in the motorcycle world at the Fort William Henry Towers Hall. Thousands of dollars of prizes and everything worn in the show will be given away!
  • King of Rock Boat Cruise and Dinner - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm - Cruise Lake George on the Lake George Steamboat Company's Lac du Saint Sacrement while singing and dancing to Elvis tunes. Enjoy a dinner of BBQ chicken, baked macaroni and cheese, salad, and rolls. Listen to the music and take in the gorgeous, unrivaled views. You might even get to meet the King himself!
  • Featured Speaker: David Hilgendorf - 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm - David will discuss the current state of the motorcycling world and highlight the bright future of the sport. This event is held at the Fort William Henry Conference Center.
  • Comedy Show: Alonzo Bodden - 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Alonzo, the winner of Last Comic Standing, returns to tickle your funny bone with good, clean humor at the Fort William Henry Towers Hall.

Additional Services & Information

  • Free Battery Check - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm - Get your battery checked for free by Yuasa at Million Dollar Beach across from Expo Gate A.
  • Activities Room - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm - At the Fort William Henry Conference Center.
  • Hospitality Tent - 9:00 am - 9:00 pm - Located at the Fort William Henry Demo Area.
Thursday - June 7

Thursday's Americade Event Line Up:

  • Unguided Mini-Tours - Conquer these gorgeous loops throughout the Adirondacks and Vermont whenever you get the itch to ride!
  • Ladies Coffee Club - 7:00 am - 8:00 am - Join journalist, motorcyclist, and world-traveler Diane Ortiz in a funny and informative discussion on female motorcycling and everything that comes with it.
  • Cone Course Training - 7:00 am - 8:50 am - This free event at the Fort William Henry Demo Area coaches participants to become better riders! Learn how to better handle your bike and improve low-speed control skills. Ride through various cone patterns to practice what you've learned. Feeling competitive? Take the Rider Challenge, a cone competition that awards the winner the Top Gun Award on Friday night!
  • Breakfast by the Lake - 7:00 am - 11:00 am - Eat breakfast at one of the most scenic locations in Lake George, the Fort William Henry White Lion Room. Enjoy a good ole American breakfast including scrambled eggs, french toast, pancakes, bacon, ham, sausage, fresh fruit, danishes, coffee, and tea.
  • Christian Motorcyclists Association (CMA) - 8:00 am - 8:30 am - At First United Methodist Church.
  • Guided Mini-Tour Departures - 7:40 am - Join fellow riders on these gorgeous tours throughout the Adirondacks, Vermont, and other scenic locations. Ride a variety of carefully-selected routes that include gas stops, leg stretching, catered lunch, door prizes, and CB commentary from our guides. Tours depart at 8:00 am.
  • Unguided Mini-Tours - Anytime - Conquer these gorgeous loops throughout the Adirondacks and Vermont whenever you get the itch to ride!
  • Sign-In - 8:00 am - 6:00 pm - At the Fort William Henry Conference Center.
  • Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF) Ultimate Bike-Bonding Rider Course - A partial-day course designed to facilitate rider skills through safe, effective, and fun training. Riders should have basic skills and recent riding experience, must be licensed, and must have their own (or borrowed) motorcycles. These 4-5 hour classes are capped at 12 people, so register early on Monday at 11:00 am in the Fort William Henry Conference Center. The class takes place on Prospect Mountain.
  • Motorcycle Demos and Displays - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm - Americade has more motorcycle and trike demos and displays than any other event in America! Test ride motorcycles and talk to experts from over a dozen brands at the Fort William Henry Demo Area.
  • The Amazing Ride - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm - Ride around the Lake George Area playing this brand new riding game! Collect five stamps for a chance to win, and collect all seven hidden destinations to double your chance of winning. Explore scenic and fun destinations while discovering seven communities. Complete this event throughout Americade or all in one day. Winners names will be drawn Friday night at the Friday Night Spectacular in the Fort William Henry Big Top Tent.
  • Americade's Expo - 9:00 am - 6:00 pm - Over 1 million square feet of vendors! The Americade Expo is one of the biggest expos in the country, featuring motorcycle demos, live music, great food, a beer garden, free parking, and more. The Americade Expo is held at the Lake George Festival Commons.
  • Vintage Garage - 9:00 am - 7:00 pm - See classic motorcycles from the 1920's-1970's at the Vintage Garage, located at the Fort William Henry Demo Area.
  • Charity Poker Run Departure - 9:30 am - 11:30 am - Play seven card stud on this at-your-own-pace charity ride. This year's Poker Run features a new route, new stops, and awesome prizes!
  • Fort William Henry Museum Tour - 9:30 am - 6:00 pm - Step back in time and learn about the history of Fort William Henry and the role it played in America's past. Meet a guide dress in 18th-century garb, see a cannon and musket live-firing demonstration, and more.
  • Adirondack Eagle Flyer Zipline - 10:00 am - 6:00 pm - Speed 4,000 feet at 58 (or slower) MPH down French Mountain on this riveting zipline. Enjoy panoramic views of Lake George and the Adirondacks.
  • Party on the Pier - 11:30 am - 3:30 pm - Head to the steamship pier on Lake George and enjoy live music, great food and drinks, and incredible views.
  • Brew Tour and Dinner - 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm - Explore three breweries throughout the Lake George Area and end your tour with dinner in downtown Glens Falls. This all-inclusive tour allows you to taste a wide variety of beer without having to worry about getting home -- ride the Hoppy Trails Brew Bus!
  • Phil Smage Stunt Show - 5:00 pm - Don't miss this stunt show starring Phil Smage of America's Got Talent and Troy "Smallz" Neault of Smage Brothers Riding Shows as they perform death-defying acts of motorcycle bravery! Some of their stunts include wall rides, gap jumps, helicopters, bunny hops, wheelies, stoppies, and balance skills. This show is at the Fort William Henry Demo Area.
  • Northeast Drill Team Demonstration - 6:00 pm - Watch some of the best teams in North America practice precision riding, intricate maneuvers, and near misses. This event is at the Fort William Henry Demo Area.
  • Cruisin' Lake George with Dinner - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm - Cruise Lake George on the iconic ships of the Lake George Steamboat Company. Enjoy a dinner of BBQ chicken, baked macaroni and cheese, salad, and rolls. Listen to live music and take in the gorgeous, unrivaled views. Special prizes will be awarded!
  • Americade's Knights of the Round Table - 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm - A story-sharing session featuring some of the most colorful people in motorcycling sharing some great stories and belly laughs. The roundtable stars Fred Rau, Phil Smage, David Hilgendorf, Brian Rathjen, Alonzo Bodden, and a surprise guest or two! This event is held at the Fort William Henry Conference Center.
  • Vintage Bikes Roar - 7:30 pm - Held at the Fort William Henry Demo Area.
  • Comedy Show: Jeff McEnery - 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Laugh along with Canadian comic Jeff McEnery at the Fort William Henry Towers Hall.
  • Decorative Lights Display - 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Held at the Fort William Henry Demo Area.

Additional Services & Information

  • Free Battery Check - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm - Get your battery checked for free by Yuasa at Million Dollar Beach across from Expo Gate A.
  • Activities Room - 8:00 am - 7:00 pm - At the Fort William Henry Conference Center.
  • What's New & What to Do - 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Americade staff will be on hand in the Fort William Henry Conference Center to answer questions and give advice on how to get the most out of your Americade experience!
  • Hospitality Tent - 9:00 am - 9:00 pm - Located at the Fort William Henry Demo Area.
Friday - June 8

Friday's Americade Event Line Up:

  • Cone Course Training - 7:00 am - 8:50 am - This free event at the Fort William Henry Demo Area coaches participants to become better riders! Learn how to better handle your bike and improve low-speed control skills. Ride through various cone patterns to practice what you've learned. Feeling competitive? Take the Rider Challenge, a cone competition that awards the winner the Top Gun Award on Friday night!
  • Breakfast by the Lake - 7:00 am - 11:00 am - Eat breakfast at one of the most scenic locations in Lake George, the Fort William Henry White Lion Room. Enjoy a good ole American breakfast including scrambled eggs, french toast, pancakes, bacon, ham, sausage, fresh fruit, danishes, coffee, and tea.
  • Christian Motorcyclists Association (CMA) - 8:00 am - 8:30 am - At First United Methodist Church.
  • Guided Mini-Tour Departures - 7:40 am - Join fellow riders on these gorgeous tours throughout the Adirondacks, Vermont, and other scenic locations. Ride a variety of carefully-selected routes that include gas stops, leg stretching, catered lunch, door prizes, and CB commentary from our guides. Tours depart at 8:00 am.
  • Unguided Mini-Tours - Anytime - Conquer these gorgeous loops throughout the Adirondacks and Vermont whenever you get the itch to ride!
  • Sign-In - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm - At the Fort William Henry Conference Center.
  • Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF) Ultimate Bike-Bonding Rider Course - A partial-day course designed to facilitate rider skills through safe, effective, and fun training. Riders should have basic skills and recent riding experience, must be licensed, and must have their own (or borrowed) motorcycles. These 4-5 hour classes are capped at 12 people, so register early on Monday at 11 am in the Fort William Henry Conference Center. The class takes place on Prospect Mountain.
  • Motorcycle Demos and Displays - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm - Americade has more motorcycle and trike demos and displays than any other event in America! Test ride motorcycles and talk to experts from over a dozen brands at the Fort William Henry Demo Area.
  • The Amazing Ride - 9:00 am - 3:00 pm - Ride around the Lake George Area playing this brand new riding game! Collect five stamps for a chance to win, and collect all seven hidden destinations to double your chance of winning. Explore scenic and fun destinations while discovering seven communities. Complete this event throughout Americade or all in one day. Winners names will be drawn Friday night at the Friday Night Spectacular in the Fort William Henry Big Top Tent.
  • Americade's Expo - 9:00 am - 6:00 pm - Over 1 million square feet of vendors! The Americade Expo is one of the biggest expos in the country, featuring motorcycle demos, live music, great food, a beer garden, free parking, and more. The Americade Expo is held at the Lake George Festival Commons.
  • Vintage Garage - 9:00 am - 7:00 pm - See classic motorcycles from the 1920's-1970's at the Vintage Garage, located at the Fort William Henry Demo Area.
  • Adirondack Eagle Flyer Zipline - 10:00 am - 6:00 pm - Speed 4,000 feet at 58 (or slower) MPH down French Mountain on this riveting zipline. Enjoy panoramic views of Lake George and the Adirondacks.
  • Party on the Pier - 11:30 am - 3:30 pm - Head to the steamship pier on Lake George and enjoy live music, great food and drinks, and incredible views.
  • Brew Tour and Dinner - 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm - Explore three breweries throughout the Lake George Area and end your tour with dinner in downtown Glens Falls. This all-inclusive tour allows you to taste a wide variety of beer without having to worry about getting home -- ride the Hoppy Trails Brew Bus!
  • Block Party & Americade Concert - 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm - This is the event that you cannot miss! The Block Party starts at 3:00 pm with the closing down of Canada Street for hours of live music, stunt shows, riding demonstrations, and craft beer. Watch the Phil Smage Stunt Show, the Busted Knuckles Stunt Tour, and more. Friday's music lineup stars Big Sky Country, Kat Wright, and the Mallet Brothers Band.
  • Cone Course Training - 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm - This free event at the Fort William Henry Demo Area coaches participants to become better riders! Learn how to better handle your bike and improve low-speed control skills. Ride through various cone patterns to practice what you've learned. Feeling competitive? Take the Rider Challenge, a cone competition that awards the winner the Top Gun Award on Friday night!
  • Friday Night Spectacular - 6:00 pm - Head to the Fort William Henry Big Top Tent for dinner, music, award ceremonies, and thousands of dollars of free prize giveaways!
  • Friday Night Spectacular Dinner - 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm - Enjoy dinner at the Fort William Henry while enjoying views of Lake George and the concert stage. The delicious menu includes penne marinara, chicken picatta, roast sirloin of beef, roasted pork loin, and more!
  • Fireworks Cruise - 9:00 pm - 10:30 pm - Get the best seats for fireworks that Americade has to offer on the Lake George Steamboat Company's Minne-Ha-Ha! This 90-minute boat cruise offers jaw-dropping views of the vibrant show over the lake.
  • Fireworks Over the Lake - 9:30 pm - Landlovers can watch the fireworks from anywhere in Lake George Village!

Additional Services & Information

  • Free Battery Check - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm - Get your battery checked for free by Yuasa at Million Dollar Beach across from Expo Gate A.
  • Activities Room - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm - At the Fort William Henry Conference Center.
  • Hospitality Tent - 9:00 am - 9:00 pm - Located at the Fort William Henry Demo Area.
Saturday - June 9

Friday's Finale Americade Event Line Up:

  • Unguided Mini-Tours - Anytime - Conquer these gorgeous loops throughout the Adirondacks and Vermont whenever you get the itch to ride!
  • Cone Course Training - 7:00 am - 8:50 am - This free event at the Fort William Henry Demo Area coaches participants to become better riders! Learn how to better handle your bike and improve low-speed control skills. Ride through various cone patterns to practice what you've learned.
  • Breakfast by the Lake - 7:00 am - 11:00 am - Eat breakfast at one of the most scenic locations in Lake George, the Fort William Henry White Lion Room. Enjoy a good ole American breakfast including scrambled eggs, french toast, pancakes, bacon, ham, sausage, fresh fruit, danishes, coffee, and tea.
  • Christian Motorcyclists Association (CMA) - 8:00 am - 8:30 am - At First United Methodist Church.
  • Ride for Kids Charity Registration and Breakfast - 8:00 am - 9:30 am - Enjoy a light breakfast during registration prior to the Ride for Kids event in downtown Glens Falls.
  • Motorcycle Demos and Displays - 9:00 am - 3:00 pm - Americade has more motorcycle and trike demos and displays than any other event in America! Test ride motorcycles and talk to experts from over a dozen brands at the Fort William Henry Demo Area.
  • Ride for Kids Charity Ride - 9:30 am - 11:00 am - This scenic, hour-long ride with a complete police escort ends at the Party at the Pier BBQ in Lake George Village. The ride, which helps raise funds for children with brain tumors, begins in downtown Glens Falls at the Queensbury Hotel.
  • Vintage Garage - 9:00 am - 3:00 pm - See classic motorcycles from the 1920's-1970's at the Vintage Garage, located at the Fort William Henry Demo Area.
  • Americade's Expo - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm - Over 1 million square feet of vendors! The Americade Expo is one of the biggest expos in the country, featuring motorcycle demos, live music, great food, a beer garden, free parking, and more. The Americade Expo is held at the Lake George Festival Commons.
  • Adirondack Eagle Flyer Zipline - 10:00 am - 6:00 pm - Speed 4,000 feet at 58 (or slower) MPH down French Mountain on this riveting zipline. Enjoy panoramic views of Lake George and the Adirondacks.
  • Party on the Pier- 11:00 am - 3:00 pm - Head to the steamship pier on Lake George and enjoy live music, great food and drinks, and incredible views.
  • Free Ice Cream in Lake George Village - 11:30 am - At Ben & Jerry's.
  • Brew Tour and Dinner - 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm - Explore three breweries throughout the Lake George Area and end your tour with dinner in downtown Glens Falls. This all-inclusive tour allows you to taste a wide variety of beer without having to worry about getting home -- ride the Hoppy Trails Brew Bus!
  • Block Party & Americade Concert - 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm - This is the event that you cannot miss! The Block Party starts at 3:00pm with the closing down of Canada Street for hours of live music, stunt shows, riding demonstrations, and craft beer. Watch the Phil Smage Stunt Show, the Busted Knuckles Stunt Tour, and more. Saturday's music lineup stars Alana Wyld & Wyld Blu, Sly Fox + The Hustlers, Half-Step, Cousin Earth, and Eastbound Jesus.
  • Cruisin' Lake George with Dinner - 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm - Cruise Lake George on the iconic ships of the Lake George Steamboat Company. Enjoy a dinner of BBQ chicken, baked macaroni and cheese, salad, and rolls. Listen to live music and take in the gorgeous, unrivaled views. Special prizes will be awarded!
  • Comedy Show: Alonzo Bodden - 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Alonzo, winner of Last Comic Standing, returns to tickle your funny bone with good, clean humor at the Fort William Henry Towers Hall.

Additional Services & Information

  • Activities Room - 8:00 am - 2:00 pm - At the Fort William Henry Conference Center.
  • Hospitality Tent - 9:00 am - 3:00 pm - Located at the Fort William Henry Demo Area.