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!

Wall Tent GLAMPING Beaver Brook Outfitters

Glamping with Beaver Brook Outfitters

Our canvas wall tents are fully furnished and accommodates up to four guests. Features include ~ One Queen bed One Bunk bed Sheets, Blankets, and Pillows Two Nightstands Chairs Amenities for your outdoor stay include ~

Party Palace Family Fun Center

Party Palace Family Fun Center

Bounce around like a king or queen at Party Palace Family Fun Center! Party Palace Family Fun Center is an indoor complex that specializes in hours of inflatable fun. Some of the features include a slide, bounce houses, mini golf, t-ball, basketball, and a playground area. The Party Palace also has an indoor train, glitter tattoos, candy art, and more. Walk-ins are welcome!

Lake George Youtheatre

Lake George Youtheatre

The 2018 celebratory 40th season of Lake George Youtheatre has completed. The 2019 season is being planned and will bring the same quality performances as they have for the past 40 years. Each July and August Youtheatre presents three Broadway musicals in a four-week time frame.  Students ages eleven to eighteen participate in all aspects of musical theatre ~ vocal, dance, stage direction and management, lighting, sound, scenic design and of course acting.

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.

Tubby Tubes Tubing Company

Tubby Tubes Tubing Company

Fun all year long! Summer and winter tubing, zip line and challenge course, Zorbing, and more. Great for kids and groups of all ages.

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.

Six Flags Great Escape

Six Flags Great Escape & Hurricane Harbor

Two theme parks in one!

Dr. Jacques Grunblatt Beach

Go for a swim in North Creek at the Dr. Jacques Grunblatt Beach! This beach at the North Creek Ski Bowl is perfect for swimming in the warmer months! Once the weather turns cold and the water freezes it's time for ice skating!

Mill Creek Recreation Area

Picnic, fish, day use area on Mill Creek.

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.

West End Park

Basketball, youth baseball field, playground, picnic tables and shelter. Leashed dogs are welcome.

Old Time Photo

Old Time Photos is the best place in Lake George, New York to have great fun and bring home the perfect souvenir. We have been in business for 35 years in beautiful Lake George. Come have a unique time with friends and family as you get transported back to a simpler time of Cowboys, Gangsters, and Saloon Girls.