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.

Jun
12
2021

Grand Opening Weekend of Disc Golf

Grand Opening Weekend of Disc Golf

Come celebrate the grand opening of the 18-hole disc golf course! This is a great socially distanced activity, and Covid-19 safety guidelines will be in place.  Join us for the first annual Disc Golf Tournament at Crandall Park! Below you'll find the full schedule of events for the weekend.

Glens Falls, NY
9:30am
Jun
13
2021

Warrensburg Bike Rally

Warrensburg Bike Rally

Check back soon for details in 2021! 2021 celebrates the 20th annual Rally!

Warrensburg, NY
Jun
13
2021

Grand Opening Weekend of Disc Golf

Grand Opening Weekend of Disc Golf

Come celebrate the grand opening of the 18-hole disc golf course! This is a great socially distanced activity, and Covid-19 safety guidelines will be in place.  Join us for the first annual Disc Golf Tournament at Crandall Park! Below you'll find the full schedule of events for the weekend.

Glens Falls, NY
9:00am
Jun
19
2021

NYS Pathways through History

Path Through History Weekends

You can learn of the rich heritage of the state, and discover the awesome past! Fort William Henry is participating with NYS Pathways through History Weekend. See cooking demonstrations, fort life and discover the events that helped not only shape New York State but ultimately the formation of the entire nation. Celebrate Father’s Day with free admission for Dad.

Lake George, NY
Jun
20
2021

NYS Pathways through History

Path Through History Weekends

You can learn of the rich heritage of the state, and discover the awesome past! Fort William Henry is participating with NYS Pathways through History Weekend. See cooking demonstrations, fort life and discover the events that helped not only shape New York State but ultimately the formation of the entire nation. Celebrate Father’s Day with free admission for Dad.

Lake George, NY
Jun
26
2021

Free Fishing Days

Free Fishing Days

Spend the day catching fish for free! During Free Fishing Days, anyone can fish the fresh waters of New York State and no fishing license is required! All other freshwater fishing regulations still apply. Whether it's your first time fishing, or a family outing, this is a fun way to spend time outdoors!

Jun
27
2021

Free Fishing Days

Free Fishing Days

Spend the day catching fish for free! During Free Fishing Days, anyone can fish the fresh waters of New York State and no fishing license is required! All other freshwater fishing regulations still apply. Whether it's your first time fishing, or a family outing, this is a fun way to spend time outdoors!

Jul
3
2021

Reading of the Declaration of Independence

Declaration of Independence

Honoring our nation's history today at Fort William Henry! The country was embroiled in the Revolutionary War with Great Britain when on July 4, 1776 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania the Continental Congress formally adopted the Declaration of Independence. 

Lake George, NY
11:00am
Jul
3
2021

Reading of the Declaration of Independence

Declaration of Independence

Honoring our nation's history today at Fort William Henry! The country was embroiled in the Revolutionary War with Great Britain when on July 4, 1776 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania the Continental Congress formally adopted the Declaration of Independence. 

Lake George, NY
1:00pm
Jul
4
2021

Reading of the Declaration of Independence

Declaration of Independence

Honoring our nation's history today at Fort William Henry! The country was embroiled in the Revolutionary War with Great Britain when on July 4, 1776 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania the Continental Congress formally adopted the Declaration of Independence. 

Lake George, NY
11:00am
Jul
4
2021

Reading of the Declaration of Independence

Declaration of Independence

Honoring our nation's history today at Fort William Henry! The country was embroiled in the Revolutionary War with Great Britain when on July 4, 1776 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania the Continental Congress formally adopted the Declaration of Independence. 

Lake George, NY
1:00pm
Jul
5
2021

Lake George Land Conservancy Hike-A-Thon

Lake George Land Conservancy Hike-A-Thon

Group hike the Lake George Land Conservancy's beautiful trails at the Hike-A-Thon! Lake George Land Conservancy's Hike-A-Thon showcases their parks and preserves by holding large group hikes and paddles on the same day every summer. If you are not in the area, you can participate virtually!

Bolton Landing, NY
8:00am