The Lake George Area is an arts and theater hotspot. From professional quality plays to arts festivals celebrating the region, arts and theater is an important facet of a Lake George Area vacation.

The arts and theater scene is a constantly growing boon in the Lake George Area. The region is a rich cultural hotspot that can fill an entire vacation. From the larger towns to the small hamlets, art museums, professional concerts, and galleries of all kinds are part of the local culture.

Check out the Hyde Collection where you can admire an art collection that includes work by renowned artists such as Rembrandt, Picasso, and van Gogh. Attend budding festivals that celebrate the arts and artists such as the Adirondack Film Festival and Adirondack Theater Festival. Both of these events proudly host new films and plays. Head to LARAC in downtown Glens Falls and take in a small art exhibition or an intimate concert. For those who love live entertainment, the Charles Wood Theater is always hosting a comedy show, a concert, or a play for visitors to enjoy.

If exploring the local art scene is part of your perfect vacation the Lake George Area is sure to be a hit.

the Park Theater

The Park Theater

Built in 1911, The Park Theater is a hot spot for concerts, events, theater and dance in vibrant downtown Glens Falls. The theater has been transformed into a state of the art performing space. Check the calendar of events to see the performance line up.

Lake George Community Band

Concert band with a marching division providing musical programs throughout the year. Lake George Community Band Festival, and summer concerts in Shepard Park in Lake George; seasonal concerts at the Glens Falls High School in Glens Falls.

SUNY Adirondack Visual Arts Gallery

SUNY Adirondack Visual Arts Gallery

Experience some amazing art at the SUNY Adirondack Visual Arts Gallery! The SUNY Adirondack Visual Arts Gallery, located in Dearlove Hall since 1984, features changing exhibitions, lectures, receptions, readings, and concerts.

North Country Arts

North Country Arts

Tour North Country Arts' two Glens Falls galleries! North Country Arts is a non-profit cultural organization aiming to promote the arts in the Lake George Area. Their galleries include many talented and well-known artists and artisans.

The Shirt Factory

The Shirt Factory

Wander the halls, discover the history, and learn something new at the Shirt Factory! The Shirt Factory in downtown Glens Falls is home to almost 100 eclectic artists and artisans offering original art work. These artisans offer a range of goods such as salt lamps, loose tea pottery, reclaimed furniture and more! Artists work in watercolor, photography, precious metals, clay and wood.

Hyde Museum

Hyde Collection Art Museum and Historic House

Discover nearly six thousand years of art at the Hyde Collection! The Hyde Collection offers a world-class group of works that span almost six thousand years of art history from antiquity to the present.

Adirondack Folk School

Adirondack Folk School

No experience necessary, no skill required for admission to this one-of-a-kind institution of learning. Our instructors from around the country share their knowledge and craftsmanship, and inspire you with their enthusiasm. Our year-round classes range from half-day sessions to multi-week courses. We offer subjects as diverse as Adirondack chair building, twig and rustic furniture, caning, and birch bark basketry.

Charles R. Wood Theater

Charles R. Wood Theater

Watch events year-round at the Charles R. Wood Theater! The Charles R. Wood Theater is a year-round performing arts center with a 294 seat auditorium, fully professional and updated technical systems, a large rehearsal space, office space, technical set building space and fully ADA compliant dressing rooms.

Regal Aviation Mall 9 Cinema

Regal Aviation Mall 9 Cinema

Catch a flick at Regal Aviation Mall 9 Cinema! At Regal 9 Cinemas in Aviation Mall, you can kick back and enjoy your favorite movies in our king-size recliners. These luxurious recliners are cozy, comfortable and spacious, adjust to multiple positions and include padded footrests.

Glens Falls Symphony Orchestra

Nationally recognized professional symphony orchestra bringing fine symphonic music to audiences in the Adirondack region with engaging international guest artists under the direction of Maestro Charles Peltz.

Tannery Pond Center

Tannery Pond Center

Discover the thriving art & culture scene in the Adirondacks at the Tannery Pond Center! Tannery Pond is an arts & culture center dedicated to bringing theatrical performances and concerts in the Lyle Dye Auditorium, exhibitions in the Widlund Gallery, and the Teens Only! program to the Lake George Area.

de Blasiis Music Series at The Hyde

Founded by sisters Giovannina (Gio) and Virginia (Ginny) de Blasiis, the de Blasiis Chamber Music Series is one of the oldest in the country bringing the finest performers and programs to the Glens Falls area. de Blaiisis hosts six concerts throughout the year featuring an eclectic mix of performers in various musical genres - classical to flamenco and others in between.