The Lake George Arts Project is a major arts organization in Lake George, NY, that offers comprehensive programming for residents and visitors in the region.
About the Lake George Arts Project
The Lake George Arts Project is a non-profit organization dedicated to presenting and promoting the arts in the Lake George region. Our mission is to provide exposure and income opportunities to professional and emerging artists, and to provide quality arts programming for the residents and visitors of the Lake George region. With a rich history of nearly 50 years, the Lake George Arts Project curates an exciting range of cultural events, including renowned programs such as our Jazz at the Lake jazz festival, our Summer Concert Series and our year-round Courthouse Gallery Exhibitions.
Visit the Courthouse Gallery
The Lake George Arts Project's Courthouse Gallery presents six exhibitions yearly of regional and national contemporary visual artists in all media. It's the site for many literary, musical, and visual art workshops, classes, presentations, readings, meetings, and other fun and educational events.
The Courthouse Gallery is located at the side entrance of the Old County Courthouse in the heart of Lake George Village, and it's open year round.
Our Summer Concert Series
For over forty years, the Lake George Arts Project's Summer Concert Series has stood as a well-loved tradition, captivating audiences with its exceptional performances and unforgettable experiences. This esteemed concert series has become an institution in the community, delighting generations of music enthusiasts with its rich history and unwavering commitment to showcasing incredible talent.
Where: Shepard Park Amphitheater, Lake George, NY
When: Every Wednesday in July and August + a special Thursday night show on August 24th
Time: Most shows start at 7:00 PM (refer to concert details for August 10th and August 24th start times)
Admission: FREE and open to all
Bring: Chairs or blankets for comfortable seating
Jazz at the Lake / Lake George Jazz Festival
Coming up on 40 years, Jazz at the Lake (The Lake George Jazz Festival) is one of the Northeast's premier Jazz Festivals. Featuring over 10 performances, over three days in September, Jazz at the Lake has been a staple for both jazz afficianados and new fans of jazz from around the country. The event features national and international musicians and is always free and open to all.
About The Lake George Arts Project
The Lake George Arts Project was established in 1977 to offer comprehensive programs in the arts. Its mission is to provide exposure and income opportunities to professional and emerging artists, and to provide quality arts programming for the residents and visitors of the Lake George region. Our music and art programs include year-round Courthouse Gallery exhibitions, Jazz at the Lake in September, Wednesday Night Summer Concert Series, and many other arts-based programs.
The Lake George Arts Project is also known for its creative and diverse fundraising events which include Bands and Beans, a chili and music fest in March; The Summer Sunset Cruise aboard the Adirondac on Lake George in June; a golf tournament in May & September; and a variety of other events. Admission to the Courthouse Gallery, Jazz Weekend, Summer Concerts, and many special events are free to the public.