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.

Mar
23
2019

Vaudreuil's Raid 1757 Reenactment

In 1757 there was a two day winter raid on Fort William Henry by approximately 1,600 French forces and their Native American allies under Francois Pierre de Rigaud de Vaudreuil. In the winter of 1757 British sentries heard tapping which was advance troops testing the ice. The fort began firing the canon which forced the French off the ice.The British would not surrender, continuing the gunfire and cannon fire on the French.

Lake George, NY
2:00pm
Mar
23
2019

2019 Thurman Maple Days

The most sticky-sweet event in the Lake George Area is back! Are you in search of the next family-friendly Lake George end-of-winter event to attend? Look no further – for three weekends in a row, the five largest maple syrup producers in the Lake George Area and several neighboring farms open their doors to the public for Thurman Maple Days, the sweetest event spring has to offer.

Thurman, NY
2:00pm
Mar
23
2019

Winter Meltdown Spicy Food Festival at the Shirt Factory

It's a day for everyone to enjoy. Local chefs, food truck cooks and culinary students prepare foods from mild to spicy to try. There are small batch foods, sauces and spice mixes; craft beverages and desserts including cheesecake, baked goods, and shortbreads. Vegetarian and vegan options are available.

Glens Falls, NY
3:00pm
Mar
24
2019

2019 Thurman Maple Days

The most sticky-sweet event in the Lake George Area is back! Are you in search of the next family-friendly Lake George end-of-winter event to attend? Look no further – for three weekends in a row, the five largest maple syrup producers in the Lake George Area and several neighboring farms open their doors to the public for Thurman Maple Days, the sweetest event spring has to offer.

Thurman, NY
2:00pm
Mar
30
2019

2019 Thurman Maple Days

The most sticky-sweet event in the Lake George Area is back! Are you in search of the next family-friendly Lake George end-of-winter event to attend? Look no further – for three weekends in a row, the five largest maple syrup producers in the Lake George Area and several neighboring farms open their doors to the public for Thurman Maple Days, the sweetest event spring has to offer.

Thurman, NY
2:00pm
Mar
31
2019

2019 Thurman Maple Days

The most sticky-sweet event in the Lake George Area is back! Are you in search of the next family-friendly Lake George end-of-winter event to attend? Look no further – for three weekends in a row, the five largest maple syrup producers in the Lake George Area and several neighboring farms open their doors to the public for Thurman Maple Days, the sweetest event spring has to offer.

Thurman, NY
2:00pm
Mar
31
2019

Trout Season

Trout season opens on April 1st and runs through October 15th. 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
May
11
2019

Spring Zing Fishing Clinic and Open House

Do you enjoy fishing, or maybe you want to learn how to fish? Come visit the Hatchery today for a day of fishing and of course FUN! You will meet the staff of the Warren County Fish Hatchery and take a tour of the hatchery where you will learn fishing techniques and fly tying, stream entomology and health and more.

Warrensburg, NY
1:00pm
May
18
2019

Pet Fest

A fun family Pet-Friendly day! We have agility dog demonstrations; tutorials on pet first aid and CPR and low-cost micro-chipping for your pets. There will be K-9 Unit demonstrations by the Glens Falls Police Department. Pet vendors will be on hand with a variety of items available for purchase. We welcome well behaved and properly leashed pets.

Glens Falls, NY
4:00am
May
31
2019

Warrensburg Bike Rally

Located in the foothills of New York's Adirondack Mountains ~ the Warrensburg Bike Rally has something for everyone in the family! Enjoy 10 days of great riding through communities and spectacular scenery of the Adirondacks of New York including the lakes - Lake George, Blue Mountain Lake, Tupper Lake, Lake Placid.

Warrensburg, NY
9:00am
May
31
2019

ESTRA Tow Show

You won't believe what some of these trucks look like! Stop by Charles R Wood Park and check them out - they are amazing. For over 35 years the Empire State Towing and Recovery Association (ESTRA) has displayed the newest equipment, accessories and also presented demonstrations of their trucks. Vendors have also been a part too.

Lake George, NY
2:00pm
Jun
1
2019

ESTRA Tow Show

You won't believe what some of these trucks look like! Stop by Charles R Wood Park and check them out - they are amazing. For over 35 years the Empire State Towing and Recovery Association (ESTRA) has displayed the newest equipment, accessories and also presented demonstrations of their trucks. Vendors have also been a part too.

Lake George, NY
9:00am