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.

Jul
19
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
Jul
19
2018

Car Hops at Panther Mountain Inn

Head to Chester on the Third Friday of the month from June through September check out the makes and models of many years ~ enjoy the music - the fun - and the view of the Mill Pond. Cast your vote for your favorite - trophies awarded to the winners. The evening ends with a sunset cruise through town.

Chestertown, NY
5:00pm
Jul
19
2018

Courthouse Gallery ~ Oils and Drawings by Jenny Hutchinson

Ms Hutchinson's work is in oil painting and drawing, printmaking and graphic design. Each piece is a masterpiece of its own. Gallery hours are Tuesday - Friday from 12pm - 5pm and Saturday from 12pm - 4pm. The Courthouse Gallery presents exhibitions by regional and national contemporary visual artists in all media. Providing opportunities to emerging and professional artists.

Lake George, NY
Jul
19
2018

Lake George Thursday Night Fireworks

Summertime in Lake George brings spectacular fireworks over the Lake! Arrive early, bring your picnic basket or grab a bite and claim your spot for viewing. Bring a blanket or a chair, kick back and enjoy. For a truly special experience, watch the show on one of Lake George's . BOOM! It's 15 minutes of Heart-Pounding WOWs and Ooh Ahs.

Lake George, NY
9:30pm
Jul
20
2018

Lake George Community Band Festival

Bring a lawn chair - a blanket and a picnic dinner to enjoy on the lawn of Shepard Park overlooking beautiful Lake George ~ the Queen of the American Lakes. The concert band festival features American band music, jazz, patriotic music, Broadway show tunes and movie themes and marches. Lake George Community Band is proud to host this festival with bands from the northeast and Canada performing.

Lake George, NY
5:30pm
Jul
24
2018

Luste Kings ~ Music in the Park

Bring a blanket or a chair - kick back - relax - OR get up and DANCE! Concessions are provided by the Stony Creek Volunteer Fire Department.

Stony Creek, NY
7:00pm
Jul
24
2018

Stony Creek Music in the Park

Head out to Stony Creek for their Music in the Park Concert Series every Tuesday night at the Stony Creek Town Park. Bring your lawn chair and get ready for tunes from up-and-coming and well known musical acts from around the area. These concerts are rain or shine and begin at 7 p.m.

Stony Creek, NY
7:00pm
Jul
25
2018

Lake George Arts Project Summer Concert Series

Sing, dance, and flat-out enjoy some tunes in Shepard Park every Wednesday July through August with the Lake George Arts Project Summer Concert Series! The Lake George Arts Project presents high-quality, and diverse mix of performers. You will be entertained by all genres - Americana, Blues, Bluegrass, Country, Folk, Jazz, Rock, Zydeco - and everything in between.

7:00pm
Jul
26
2018

Lake George Thursday Night Fireworks

Summertime in Lake George brings spectacular fireworks over the Lake! Arrive early, bring your picnic basket or grab a bite and claim your spot for viewing. Bring a blanket or a chair, kick back and enjoy. For a truly special experience, watch the show on one of Lake George's . BOOM! It's 15 minutes of Heart-Pounding WOWs and Ooh Ahs.

Lake George, NY
9:30pm
Jul
27
2018

Adirondack Riverfront Arts at the Warrensburgh Farmers' Market

Enjoy the amazing works of art by local and regional artists and artisans. A day offering samplings and tastings - information on planting and recipes will be available. Live music, art contests and activities for the younger rhubarb lovers. There will be a Master Gardner station, canning and craft demonstrations and more. Also shop the Farmer's Market which features locally grown and prepared foods.

Warrensburg, NY
3:00pm
Jul
27
2018

Fridays at the Lake Concert Series

Live music on the shores of Lake George! This ten week event features an opening act and a headliner every Friday in the Shepard Park Amphitheatre. Concert-goers can enjoy beer, wine, and light food. Fridays at the Lake is both kid-friendly and pet-friendly, and children's activities include a bounce house, a face painter, and an air brush artist.

Lake George, NY
6:00pm
Jul
28
2018

Hadley-Luzerne History Day

Celebrations include National Day of the Cowboys; there will also be presenters, reenactors, Mill tours and displays.

Lake Luzerne, NY
10:00am