There’s always a free event to attend in the Lake George Area. From free art exhibits to car shows and motorcycle rallies, when it comes to free events, the Lake George Area puts its money where its mouth is.

An entire Lake George Area vacation can be spent attending free events. Libraries, museums, and art galleries hold free concerts, free exhibits, and free art showings. Your family will love the fireworks shows over Lake George every Thursday in the summer. You can check out classic cars or sweet motorcycles at the Adirondack Nationals Car Show and Americade motorcycle rally. In the fall, watch hot-air balloons fly high at the Adirondack Balloon Festival. For adrenaline junkies, the Hudson River Whitewater Derby is a whitewater rafting race that is free to attend. Browsers will love the World’s Largest Garage Sale held every fall in Warrensburg. Attending is free and browsing is half of the fun!

If free is the right price for you, it’s time to head to the Lake George Area.

Sep
25
2018

Regular Bass Season

Regular Bass season - largemouth and smallmouth opens the 3rd Saturday in June and runs through November 30th. Be sure to verify regulations on ponds, lakes, rivers, and streams. Please Note: All Fishing Regulations apply. Warren County is located in Region 5.

Lake George, NY
Sep
25
2018

Autum Mountain Biking Season at Garnet Hill

Are you ready for some Mountain Biking Fun? We are welcoming mountain bikers to take advantage of the beauty of autumn and use the Garnet Hill Bike Trails ~ for free. Visit before the snow starts falling and discover the network of intertwining trails with routes to suit a variety of ages and abilities. Featuring two categories of bike-able trails - cross-country ski trails, and single-track bike trails.

North River, NY
Sep
25
2018

Widlund Gallery - Fall into Pastels - Pastel Society

The Adirondack Pastel Society was founded in Glens Falls, New York. There are over 30 members from the Adirondack region. Many members of the Adirondack Pastel Society are award-winning artists, some with Master and Signature designations in national pastel groups. Gallery hours are Monday - Friday, 10am - 5pm; Saturday, 12 noon - 5pm.

North Creek, NY
10:00am
Sep
25
2018

Courthouse Gallery ~ Retroflection ~ Paintings by Frank Owen

Colorful abstract works - large and small. His works are influenced by, as he refers to, the Venetians - inspired by colors of glass beads and also the nature of the Adirondacks - works which Mr. Owen embeds between layers of paint images of leaves, sticks and stones. Gallery hours are Tuesday - Friday from 12pm - 5pm and Saturday from 12pm - 4pm.

Lake George, NY
12:00pm
Sep
27
2018

Live! Folklife Concert ~ Marty Wendell

Marty Wendell has been performing and entertaining for over 50 years. He has joined many of the greatest artists in the music industry ~ Arlo Guthrie, T. Graham Brown, Carl Perkins, The Platters, Shirley Alston Reeves , many others - and Johnny Cash. You really don't want to miss this concert. The doors will open at 6:30pm.

Glens Falls, NY
7:00pm
Sep
28
2018

Oktoberfest Bier Garden at the World's Largest Garage Sale

Take a break from shopping for bargains at the World's Largest Garage Sale and visit an Oktoberfest-style Bier Garden ~ grab a Bratwurst and a cold beverage. The Bier Garden is family-friendly and is free entry. It features the Pub & Brewery's Food Truck, draft beer trailer, live music, large overhead tent, picnic tables, and more!

Warrensburg, NY
Sep
29
2018

Town Wide Garage Sale ~ Chester & Horicon

Take time to travel Up County for this fun autumn day of sales which take place throughout the towns of Chester and Horicon. Also find a sale at many locations along Main Street in Chestertown and at Dynamite Hill Recreation Center, 3 Dynamite hill. Visit and uncover a hidden gem and your next treasure!

Chestertown, NY
9:00am
Oct
5
2018

Garlic Festival at the Warrensburgh Farmers Market

More varieties than ever of certified organic and naturally grown garlic will be sampled and sold for planting and consumption. Horticulural information and recipes provided by our CCE of Warren County Master Gardener Station. Garlicky Food Contests, Samplings, Children's Activities and more. Tastings with Amorici Vineyard & Winery and Glens Falls Distillery. Hope Valley Farm will be back demonstrating garlic tying and offering their signature pickled garlic scapes and garlic pesto.

Warrensburg, NY
3:00pm
Oct
6
2018

Path Through History Weekend

Path Through History Weekends bring History Alive and Up Close with many memorable experiences and adventures. Here you can learn of the rich heritage of the state, and discover the awesome past. The weekend showcases New York State's fascinating and rich history. Visit historic places and attend history-related events.   Visit forts - military landmarks - museums - historic sites - homes of artists, great writers, and presidents.

Lake George, NY
Oct
6
2018

Thurman Fall Farm Tour

Travel to Thurman and spend a fun family autumn day seeing the sights and enjoying country friendliness at its best!

Thurman, NY
10:00am
Oct
6
2018

Gore Mountain Harvest Fest

Celebrate autumn! We have live music all weekend and so much more. Saturday Last Daze performs from 10am-Noon. Stone Revival Band takes the stage from Noon-4pm; on Sunday The Blonde Roots perform beginning at 10am; Raisin Head takes the stage from Noon to 4pm.

North Creek, NY
10:00am
Oct
13
2018

FitFest ~ FitFest 5k

Join us at family-friendly FitFest in Glens Falls City Park! Showcasing health - fitness - wellness. Join us and try some fitness classes, we have interactive demonstrations and there will be healthy food for sale. Enter the fun contests and enjoy the music; there will also be children's activities.

Glens Falls, NY
8:30am