The Lake George Area is teeming with locally made products and gifts. Year-round residents are constantly creating fine goods and delicious foods and drinks. When you visit the Lake George Area make sure you bring some of it home with you.

The Lake George Area is home to some crafty people. The creativity and ingenuity of locals add Adirondack flavor to the shops and restaurants of the region. The local food and drink are top-notch, from farm-fresh cheeses and maple syrup to unique craft beers. Fans of Lake George can buy t-shirts, magnets, and window decals of the lake in souvenir shops throughout the region. Explore the Shirt Factory in Glens Falls for handmade items such as jewelry, pottery, and stained glass. Admire local art and purchase your favorite piece for yourself or a gift for a loved one. Farmer’s markets are held in towns spanning the Lake George Area, where you can find local products in one central location. You can’t go home without bringing back something locally made in the Lake George Area.

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.

Adirondack Winery

Adirondack Winery

When Adirondack Winery opened its doors in April 2008 it quickly became an establishment that resonated with locals and tourists, alike. People came to enjoy locally-handcrafted and award-winning wines while taking in the beauty of Lake George and the Adirondacks. Visit our Tasting Room and enjoy a wine tasting session which includes your souvenir wine glass. Take some time to shop our unique selections of artisanal cheeses, crackers, chocolates, and wine-related gifts.

Windy Ridge Farm

Windy Ridge Farm

An old-fashioned family farm in Athol! Windy Ridge Farm is a 100-acre, family-owned farm that has been worked for seven generations. The farm is made up of woods and fields that provides hay products, garden products, wood products, and a sugar bush for maple syrup making.

Northway Brewing Co

Northway Brewing Company offers self-guided tours of our brewery production ~ a 50-barrel brew system, a 3.5-barrel pilot system, a bottling and canning line, and a 3,000 square-foot taproom. In addition to the self-guided tour, we have tastings, pints, growler fills, bottled and canned beverages to take home as well as merchandise. Visit us and see what's new in local craft beer.

Gregory Tomb Glassblowing Studio

Try Glassblowing in the Adirondacks!

Toad Hill Maple Farm

Toad Hill Maple Farm

The Galusha family has been producing pure maple products for over 30 years while managing over 760 acres of Adirondack forest land under the guidance of a professional forester. We have over 4,000 taps on 100 acres for maple production.

Adirondack Craft Beverage Trail

The Adirondack Beverage Trail is a self-guided tour of 27 beer, wine, cider, soda, and distilled spirits makers throughout Warren, Essex, Washington and Northern Saratoga Counties. Each of these enterprises produce fine New York State products with dedication and pride. When you visit - you are supporting "buy local". The website provides the map with details of each.

Nettle Meadow

Nettle Meadow Farm and Artisan Cheese

Happy goats. Great cheese! In 2020 a second location opened in Lake Luzerne (The Old Hitching Post) for their production, storage, gift shop, and more! April 1 – May 30: Thursday 12-4, Friday – Sunday 10-4

Adirondack Winery Winemaking Facility

Adirondack Winery Winemaking Facility

Whether you are new to the wine world, or an experienced wine taster, Adirondack Winery’s wine list has something for every palate, winning more than 150 awards for their wines at competitions. Their list of over 20 New York wines that they hand-craft locally include everything from dry reds and whites to unique fruit infused sweet wines and even dessert wines.

Rob & Deb's Frozen Dreams

Rob & Deb's Frozen Dreams

Rob & Deb's is a popular place for locals! They have homemade Ice Cream and Ice Cream Cakes, Homemade Waffle Cones, Homemade Whipped Cream, Homemade Maple Fudge Topping and Homemade Brownies for The Famous Brownie Sundaes! Be sure to check out their Flavor Calendar to see when your favorite is being offered!  

Mean Max

Mean Max Brew Works

We are a local minded farm brewery dedicated to and specializing in richly crafted handmade ales and lagers. Because we believe in the locavore practice and coupled with time honored traditions, practices and green processes you will appreciate each our craft brews. Time is what goes into making every Mean Max Brew Works a delicious take on our variety of offerings.

Oscar's Adirondack Smokehouse

Oscar's Adirondack Smokehouse

An Adirondack staple for over 70 years! Oscar's is a household name, not only in the Adirondacks but nationally as well. We've been making smoked meats and delicious cheeses for decades. The original, wood-fired brick smokehouse was built in 1946, by hand, by founder Oscar himself. A 9,000 square foot building with many "green upgrades" was built and opened in February 2010.