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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.

Shepard Park Ampitheatre Concerts & Events in Lake George!

JUMP TO: Wednesday Concerts | Thursday Concerts & Fireworks | Fridays At The Lake | Magical Musical Mondays | Tuesday Tributes | Special Events

Wednesdays: Lake George Arts Project Summer Concert Series

Enjoy live music on Wednesday evenings in July and August during the Lake George Arts Project Summer Concert Series! Concerts start at 7:00pm unless otherwise noted.

We'll update this page with the 2020 schedule as soon as information is available! In the meantime, check out last year's details for an idea of what to expect:

2019 Schedule

August 7th: Jim Gaudet & The Railroad Boys

August 14th: The McKrells

August 21st: Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound (note: this concert starts at 7:30pm)

August 28th: Big Medicine

For more information about the Lake George Arts Project concert series, contact the Lake George Arts Project at (518) 668-2616.

Thursday Entertainment in Shepard Park

On Thursdays, you'll find a great combination of concerts and fireworks!

2019 Schedule

Community Band Concerts

See the Lake George Community Band perform in Shepard Park on Thursdays at 8:00pm.

The 2019 performance schedule is: 06/27, 07/11, 07/18, 07/25, 08/01

Fireworks Over the Lake

On Thursdays from July 4th through August 29th enjoy spectacular fireworks display over Lake George Village!

Please note: The fireworks are also weather dependent.

Learn more about Thursday evening fireworks and more summer fireworks in the Village »

Fridays at the Lake Concert Series

2019 Schedule

The Fridays at the Lake series features two live acts from 6:00pm - 9:30pm on ten Fridays throughout the summer.

Admission is free, and attendees can also enjoy a beer and wine tent and childrens' activities.

The series is family- and dog-friendly, but take note that no coolers can be brought into the secure area.

The 2019 Fridays at the Lake series will take place on most Fridays between June 14 and August 30.

Below is the 2019 lineup of headliners and opening acts:

For more information about Fridays at the Lake, contact the Village of Lake George at (518) 668-5771.

Magical Musical Mondays


Mondays will be magical and musical in Shepard Park! Musician Rich Ortiz and Magician Jimmy Brown rotate performances starting at 7pm.

The 2019 dates are: 07/08, 07/15, 07/22, 07/29, 08/05, 08/12, 08/19, 08/26.

For more information about Magical Musical Mondays, contact the Village of Lake George at (518) 668-5771.

Tuesday Tributes


Tribute artists will take the amphitheatre stage on Tuesday evenings at 7:00pm. From July 2 - August 27. See Ballet Meets the Beatles on 07/02; Bobby Dick & Susie Q on 07/09, 07/23, 08/06, and 08/20; Across the Pond on 07/16, 07/30, 08/13, and 08/27.

For more information about Tuesday Tributes, contact the Village of Lake George at (518) 668-5771.

Special Events

Community Band Festival - July 19, 2019

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 12 to 23, 2019

Experience thrilling performances by world class musicians at Lake George's premier music and arts festival! Lake George Music Festival features two weeks of open rehearsals, live concerts, interactive workshops, and outreach events.

All events are open to the public and are handicapped-accessible. Venues are located throughout Lake George.

Lake George Jazz Weekend - September 14 to 15, 2019

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.

Check out info on where to park »

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