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!

Around the World

Around The World & Around the USA in 18 Holes Mini Golf

Where will your mini-golf itinerary take you? Around the World or Around the U.S.? Around the World in 18 Holes was ranked No. 10 on Earth by Entertainment Designer 10 Craziest Mini Golf Courses on Earth!

Painted Pony Rodeo

Painted Pony Rodeo

Cowboys and cowgirls galore! Painted Pony Rodeo is exciting for the whole family! Tough cowboys, beautiful cowgirls, hilarious rodeo clowns, amazing animals, and so much more. You're guaranteed to be on the edge of your seat.

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!

Pookahs & Yams! Theatre for the Whole Family

Every Thursday take a journey of imagination stopping at the country of Ghana, Africa for a hilarious folktale Talk. "Travel" to Jamaica on a wild adventure of Conquering John then it's Ireland you'll be "visiting" next on the rollicking roller coaster ride of Daniel O'Rourke. Along the way you may find yourself traveling on your own magical adventure! 

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.

Montcalm Street Park

The park offers multiple playgrounds for children, 2 basketball courts and field space. It is located in a neighborhood in the city of Glens Falls, NY. Pack a lunch to enjoy on the picnic tables in the pavilion.

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.

West End Park

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

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.

Up Yonda Farm Environmental Education Center

Up Yonda Farm Environmental Education Center

72 acres of Adirondack fun in Bolton Landing! Up Yonda Farm is an educational museum that specializes in teaching kids about the Adirondacks. The museum features wildlife exhibits of native mammals and birds such as bears, bobcats, fishers, and porcupines. Hands on children's exhibits feature archaeology digs and touch tables.

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 ~

Lake George History Tours

Lake George is history ~ Father Isaac Jogues, a Jesuit priest from France, was the first European to see the lake which he named Lac du Saint Sacrement. The lake, renamed by the British after their ruler, King George, is steeped in colonial history - the Battle of Lake George took place on September 8, 1755 during the French and Indian War.