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.

Lake George Theater Lab

The productions are new American plays and adaptations done in a bare bones style; introducing new American playwrights and directors.

Charles R. Wood Theater

Charles R. Wood Theater

Effective Friday March 13th at 5:00pm, the Charles R. Wood Theater will be closed until further notice. 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.

Glens Falls Community Theatre

In addition to our regular season, each September we join with the Chapman Historical Museum for the Cemetery Tour which highlights individuals and their unique stories. Founded in 1935 as the Glens Falls Operetta Club, in 1989 our name was changed to Glens Falls Community Theatre.

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.

Glen Drive-In Theater

Glen Drive-In Theater

2018 is the 60th anniversary of the Glen Drive-In Theater! This isn't your usual movie theater! The Glen Drive-In Theater is one of the last drive-ins in the U.S. Just park your car in front one of Glen Drive-In's two screens, grab a snack at the concession stand, and enjoy a two brand new flick! Both FM reception or the old-fashioned speaker access is available.

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.

Broadway Upstate

We are a community theatre group dedicated to producing professional level musical theatre productions for the Adirondack community to experience. Our goals are to educate, inspire, and excite young people with a complete musical theater experience.  

Town of Johnsburg Library, The Corner Gallery

Located in the Town Hall the library offers exhibits by local and regional artists and students.

Saunders Gallery of Fine Art

The gallery offers exhibits by well-known regional and local artist's works of diverse art in a variety of mediums. New exhibitions every 4 to 6 weeks.

Festival Commons

The Festival Commons at Charles R. Wood Park

This 12.5 acre park includes a 2.5 acre festival space located at the southern end of Lake George. An outdoor space for performing arts, concerts, re-enactments, craft fairs, flea markets, farmers markets and much more, including a children's area, and a skateboard park.

Waikiki Supper Club

Polynesian cuisine dinner shows with all the pageantry! Authentic hula dancers, music, sword dancers, spectacular costumes, and fire act.

Lower Adirondack Regional Arts Center (LARAC)

Lower Adirondack Regional Arts Center (LARAC)

Experience the Glens Falls art scene at LARAC! The Lower Adirondack Regional Arts Center was founded in 1972 by a coalition of arts-minded residents. Its mission is to enrich the quality of life in Warren, Washington, and Northern Saratoga Counties by supporting arts and culture.