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2018 Fall Festivals & Events in the Lake George Region

There are many fun events and festivals that take place in and around Lake George each fall. Get the details for this year's schedule of top events, and plan your trip! Whether you want to attend a family-geared activity, taste the best of the local brews, or get in the Halloween spirit, Lake George has it all this fall.

Lake George Fall Events - Find Things To Do All Season Long

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Adirondack Nationals Car Show

September 6 - 9, 2018: Come see all the classic vehicles at the 30th Annual Adirondack Nationals Car Show in Lake George Village! The event is traditionally held the weekend after Labor Day.

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Otis Mountain Get Down Music Festival

September 7 - 9, 2018: The Otis Mountain Get Down Music Festival will be back to deliver another amazing weekend of music this September. Enjoy more than 20 diverse musical acts in a variety of genres.


Oktoberfest at The Great Escape

September 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 2018: Join The Great Escape for an exciting Oktoberfest celebration over the course of multiple weekends. There will be festive food, German music, fall beers, and more entertainment.

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Lake George Jazz Weekend

September 15 - 16, 2018: Jazz enthusiasts won't want to miss Lake George Jazz Weekend. This end-of-summer festival features free outdoor entertainment with a talented lineup of jazz musicians performing at Shepard Park.

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Adirondack Balloon Festival

September 20 - 23, 2018: This year marks the 46th annual Adirondack Balloon Festival. Watch dozens of hot air balloons take off all at once, filling the sky with brilliant bursts of color and creating a magical sight.

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Warrensburg Garage Sale

September 29 - September 30, 2018: Want to find a bargain? Stop by the Warrensburg Garage Sale and search for hidden treasures! It's the world's largest garage sale with hundreds of vendors from all over the country.

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Lake George Oktoberfest & Fall Festival

October 5 - 7, 2018: Don't miss the annual Lake George Oktoberfest & Fall Festival. Celebrate the season with German beer, food, arts & crafts, and so much more. Bring the whole family to this European-style street fair.

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Heritage, Harvest & Horse Festival

October 6, 2018: Plan a trip to Fort Ticonderoga for their Heritage, Harvest & Horse Festival at the start of October. You can take part in family activities, check out the harvest market, and explore the corn maze.

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Gore Mountain Harvest Fest

October 6 - 7, 2018: Enjoy free fun at the Gore Mountain Harvest Festival in North Creek. This annual event features live entertainment all weekend, a wide array of Adirondack vendors, and much more.

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ADK Brewery Oktoberfest

October 13, 2018: Mark your calendar for Oktoberfest at the Adirondack Brewery. This authentic German celebration will include special regional beers, food, live music, and more entertainment.

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Fright Fest

September 29 - October 28, 2018 (Select Days): Take the family to Fright Fest at the Great Escape for plenty of thrills and chills. Six Flags Great Escape transforms into a haunted playground on select dates in September and October.

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Boo 2 You

October 27, 2018: Your kids will love Boo 2 You in downtown Glens Falls! This spooky street party will feature trick-or-treating along the storefronts, costumed characters, dancing, and more.

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