From themed dinners celebrating the end of the year to an annual swim in ice cold water on New Year’s Day, ring in the New Year with a visit to the Lake George Area.

The Lake George Area is the perfect location to ring in the New Year. Those looking for New Year's Eve events have plenty of options to choose from. Spend the last evening of the year at a themed party with a fantastic dinner and plenty of dancing, strolling the lively streets of downtown Glens Falls, or enjoying a relaxing final night away at a luxurious hotel. New Year’s Day brings even more fun including the annual Polar Plunge and a cruise on frosty Lake George.

Dec
31
2020

Country New Year's Eve at the Fort William Henry

Country Christmas

Check back for 2020 details. Enjoy an evening of Country Fun at the Fort William Henry Resort Live country music by True Grit Outlaws, dinner buffet and open bar. 7:30 pm Reception 7:30 - Midnight Open Bar 8-9:30 pm Dinner Buffet Midnight Champagne Toast Autographed Kenny Chesney Guitar Giveaway! Join us for the evening or stay the night and ring in the New Year!

Lake George, NY
7:30pm
Jan
1
2021

Polar Plunge - First Day in Lake George

Polar Plunge

Spend New Year's Day celebrating in Lake George... literally! Every New Year's Day hundreds of true winter enthusiasts take a dip into beautiful Lake George. The Polar Plunge has been a First Day tradition since 1973. Revelers in bathing suits and costumes dash into the icy lake. But most don't stay in long!

Lake George, NY
Jan
1
2021

First Day Hike

First Day Hike

Start the new year off with a hike! Join family and friends and start the New Year with a great guided hike up Prospect Mountain. The hike is 1.5-miles and climbs 1,630-feet from the trailhead to the 2,030-foot summit.

Lake George, NY
10:00am