Visit Shepard Park All Summer Long for FREE Music & Fireworks!!
Come to Shepard Park on Canada Street in Lake George Village for free concerts, family-friendly events, and fireworks throughout the summer! There's free entertainment nearly every night in the Park's amphitheater. Check out the 2016 schedule of events below!
July 6 - Driftwood
July 13 - Professor Louie & The Crowmatix
July 20 - The High Rollers
July 27 - John Jorgenson Quintet
August 3 - Dustbowl Revival
August 10 - Galactic Cowboy Orchestra
August 17 - Alex Meixner BandKoehler & Kelly
For more information about the Lake George Arts Project concert series, contact the Lake George Arts Project at (518) 668-2616.
On Thursdays, you'll find a great combination of concerts and fireworks!
Community Band Concerts
See the Lake George Community Band perform in Shepard Park on Thursdays at 8:00pm.
The 2016 performance schedule is: 6/30, 7/7, 7/14, 7/28, 8/4
Fireworks will follow the concerts on 7/14, 7/28, and 8/4.
Fireworks Over The Lake
Every Thursday in July (starting on 7/14) and August at 9:30pm, enjoy a spectacular fireworks display over Lake George Village!
The Fridays at the Lake series features an opening act at 4:00pm, followed by a headliner at 6:00pm on nine Fridays throughout the summer.
Admission is free, and attendees can also enjoy a beer and wine tent, light food, and childrens' activities, including a bounce house, face painter, and air brush artist.
The series is family- and dog-friendly, but take note that no coolers can be brought into the secure area.
Below is the 2016 lineup of headliners and opening acts.
July 1 - New York Players with Rich Ortiz
July 22 - The Refrigerators with After Fab
July 29 - Emerald City with Tumbling Dice
For more information about Fridays at the Lake, contact the Village of Lake George at (518) 668-5771.
Beginning on Sunday, July 10 and running through Monday, August 29, Sunday and Monday evenings will feature family-friendly entertainment in Shepard Park. On Sunday evenings, The Larry Rundle Variety Show teams up with Bobby Dick, and Mondays bring a combination of live music and magic.
Community Band Festival - July 15 & 16, 2016
The Lake George Community Band Festival in Shepard Park features performances by concert bands from the northeastern United States and Canada.
Admission to the performances is free, and attendees will get to hear a variety of musical styles.
Lake George Music Festival - August 15 - 25, 2016
Experience thrilling performances by world class musicians at Lake George's premier music and arts festival! Lake George Music Festival features ten days of open rehearsals, live concerts, interactive workshops, and outreach events that each include a "pay what you can" admission policy.
All events are open to the public and are handicapped-accessible. Venues are located throughout Lake George.
Lake George Jazz Weekend - September 17 & 18, 2016
Enjoy two days of entertainment by the lake during Lake George's Jazz Weekend in Shepard Park! The weekend features a talented lineup of jazz musicians and groups. All concerts are free, but attendees should plan to bring their own chairs and blankets.
Not sure where to park? Check out our Lake George parking guide!