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.

Jan
26
2019

Bolton on Ice

Come to Bolton Landing and spend an enjoyable winter day strolling, shopping, and take advantage of the dining specials. Warm up at the fire pit warming stations with Smore's and hot chocolate.  

Bolton Landing, NY
4:00pm
Feb
2
2019

Lake George Winter Carnival

The Lake George Winter Carnival has celebrated Adirondack family fun every winter since 1961. Every Saturday and Sunday in February, winter enthusiasts flock to Lake George Village to watch, support, and participate in the cook-offs, races, tournaments, games and other activities on the ice and around the village. Scroll down for an in-depth schedule and details on the Lake George Winter Carnival's daily activities!

Lake George, NY
10:00am
Feb
2
2019

Bolton on Ice

Come to Bolton Landing and spend an enjoyable winter day strolling, shopping, and take advantage of the dining specials. Warm up at the fire pit warming stations with Smore's and hot chocolate.  

Bolton Landing, NY
4:00pm
Feb
3
2019

Lake George Winter Carnival

The Lake George Winter Carnival has celebrated Adirondack family fun every winter since 1961. Every Saturday and Sunday in February, winter enthusiasts flock to Lake George Village to watch, support, and participate in the cook-offs, races, tournaments, games and other activities on the ice and around the village. Scroll down for an in-depth schedule and details on the Lake George Winter Carnival's daily activities!

Lake George, NY
11:00am
Feb
9
2019

Lake George Winter Carnival

The Lake George Winter Carnival has celebrated Adirondack family fun every winter since 1961. Every Saturday and Sunday in February, winter enthusiasts flock to Lake George Village to watch, support, and participate in the cook-offs, races, tournaments, games and other activities on the ice and around the village. Scroll down for an in-depth schedule and details on the Lake George Winter Carnival's daily activities!

Lake George, NY
9:00am
Feb
10
2019

Lake George Winter Carnival

The Lake George Winter Carnival has celebrated Adirondack family fun every winter since 1961. Every Saturday and Sunday in February, winter enthusiasts flock to Lake George Village to watch, support, and participate in the cook-offs, races, tournaments, games and other activities on the ice and around the village. Scroll down for an in-depth schedule and details on the Lake George Winter Carnival's daily activities!

Lake George, NY
10:00am
Feb
16
2019

Lake George Winter Carnival

The Lake George Winter Carnival has celebrated Adirondack family fun every winter since 1961. Every Saturday and Sunday in February, winter enthusiasts flock to Lake George Village to watch, support, and participate in the cook-offs, races, tournaments, games and other activities on the ice and around the village. Scroll down for an in-depth schedule and details on the Lake George Winter Carnival's daily activities!

Lake George, NY
9:00am
Feb
16
2019

Brant Lake Winter Carnival

Winter fun for everyone on beautiful Brant Lake! The Brant Lake Winter Carnival is an absolute blast on ice! This winter carnival features the always riveting Outhouse Races, which stars decorated and occupied outhouses that are pushed on skis. The races are run in memory of Davin Berg. Prize money for the Outhouse Races totals $1,000. The Fry Pan Toss for all ages is another event that you don't want to miss!

Brant Lake, NY
12:00pm
Feb
17
2019

Lake George Winter Carnival

The Lake George Winter Carnival has celebrated Adirondack family fun every winter since 1961. Every Saturday and Sunday in February, winter enthusiasts flock to Lake George Village to watch, support, and participate in the cook-offs, races, tournaments, games and other activities on the ice and around the village. Scroll down for an in-depth schedule and details on the Lake George Winter Carnival's daily activities!

Lake George, NY
11:00am
Feb
23
2019

Lake George Winter Carnival

The Lake George Winter Carnival has celebrated Adirondack family fun every winter since 1961. Every Saturday and Sunday in February, winter enthusiasts flock to Lake George Village to watch, support, and participate in the cook-offs, races, tournaments, games and other activities on the ice and around the village. Scroll down for an in-depth schedule and details on the Lake George Winter Carnival's daily activities!

Lake George, NY
11:00am
Feb
23
2019

Krazy Downhill Derby

Wild and wacky winter family fun without motors or jet power! Calling all families, kids, and businesses! Build your sleds and enter the Krazy Downhill Derby to compete for prizes for the fastest, most creative, and funniest sled. In the past there has been a mermaid, a Viking ship, a firetruck, a helicopter and other unique sleds. Use your imagination and start creating!

Chestertown, NY
12:00pm
Feb
24
2019

Lake George Winter Carnival

The Lake George Winter Carnival has celebrated Adirondack family fun every winter since 1961. Every Saturday and Sunday in February, winter enthusiasts flock to Lake George Village to watch, support, and participate in the cook-offs, races, tournaments, games and other activities on the ice and around the village. Scroll down for an in-depth schedule and details on the Lake George Winter Carnival's daily activities!

Lake George, NY
11:00am