The Lake George Area was made for kids. Every town in the region has things to do that kids will love ... all just waiting to be discovered. From historic amusement parks to mini-golf under the lights to refurbished forts, the Lake George Area is a children’s playground.

The Lake George Area has been a vacation destination for youngsters from the very beginning. With endless kid-friendly activities to enjoy, amazing annual events to attend, and all of the natural beauty of the Adirondack Mountains, there are more fun things for kids to do than can be completed in a lifetime of vacations. Your kids will love exploring sprawling amusement parks such as the Great Escape. Walk the streets of Lake George Village to play mini-golf and arcade games. The winter is a utopia for kids in the Lake George Area. Ski centers introduce kids to skiing and snowboarding with safe and exciting lessons. Ice skating and fishing on frozen lakes provide for endless Adirondack activity. And yes, parents, you’re going to have an awesome time, too.

Looking for a full list of things to do in Lake George that everyone in the family will enjoy? Don't worry, we have you covered!

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.

Funa'rama Fun Park

Funa'rama Fun Park

Outdoor family-fun in Lake George Village! Hop into a bumper boat or a bumper car and thump and whack your day away. Take a ride on their carousel, play games in the indoor arcade, or twirl around in their teacups.

UPstate Ballooning

Enjoy a romantic flight for two or fly with other passengers for a truly once in a lifetime experience!Either way it's fun! We have a safety-first approach to ballooning.

Pirate's Cove Lake George

Pirate's Cove Lake George

Blimey! Pirates are pillaging and plundering this sleepy little 18th century village! Pirate's Cove in Lake George is an award-winning mini-golf course that is swarming with carousing buccaneers.

Garnet Mine Tours

Fun for all ages ~ treasure hunting in the garnet mines! Starting at the Gore Mountain Mineral Shop you follow a tour guide, in your own car, to the site of the Garnet Mines. Your tour guide will share the history and geology of the Garnet Mine and demonstrate how you will find your own garnet gemstones, large garnet crystal faces and beautiful, museum-quality mineral specimens. You will visit the # 1 open pit where you can collect your own garnets.

Rocksport Indoor Climbing & Outdoor Guiding Center

Rocksport is proud to be one of the oldest commercial climbing gyms in the United States. Our facility features huge indoor rock climbing walls and 50-foot ceilings. We have gentle challenges for the beginner; moderate terrain for the weekend warrior and fierce overhanging climbing for the expert.

Glens Falls Dragons PGCBL Baseball

The Glens Falls Dragons Baseball Club is an amateur baseball team that participates in the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League during the months of June - early August. The PGCBL is an Collegiate Baseball Summer League that consists of teams located around New York State to play against each other in mock-Minor League play.

Wax 'n Wix

Great family fun for all ages! An Adirondack candle making studio where you create your own candles for your home or as a gift. Many shapes, your favorite colors and scents to choose from.

Six Flags Great Escape

Six Flags Great Escape & Hurricane Harbor

Two theme parks in one!

House of Frankenstein Wax Museum

House of Frankenstein Wax Museum

Foolish mortals beware in the House of Frankenstein Wax Museum! In the House of Frankenstein Wax Museum there are many monsters. The creatures roaming the halls of this house are not living...yet they are not dead. For as you shall see, they move and talk and sometimes they even scream! Be warned, this is not just another wax museum. Youth under age 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

Mill Creek Recreation Area

Picnic, fish, day use area on Mill Creek.

Shepard Park Beach

Shepard Park

Bring your beach towel, a picnic lunch, and plenty of sunscreen, because you're not going to want to leave Shepard Park! Shepard Park Beach is conveniently located in the heart of Lake George Village.