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Things to Do in Queensbury, NY - Minutes From Lake George

Did you know that when you come to visit Lake George, some of your favorite attractions and restaurants are actually located within the Town of Queensbury? It's true! Discover things to do in Queensbury, NY below.

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Spectacular Attractions 

Six Flags Great Escape

the Great Escape sign and roller coaster

This Six Flags location in northern Queensbury has been a local family favorite for years! The Great Escape has numerous thrill rides, roller coasters, and water park pools and slides.

The Fun Spot

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The appropriately named The Fun Spot offers indoor and outdoor activities for kids of all ages, including roller skating, laser tag, mini golf, and go karts.

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Delectable Restaurants

The Silo Restaurant & Country Store

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Whether you’re stopping for a pancake breakfast, a soup and salad lunch, or to try their delicious apple cider donuts, The Silo is a can’t-miss spot in Queensbury. 

Breakfast is served from 7am until they close at 3pm, with lunch starting at 11am. Make sure to check out The Silo Country Store while you’re walking out! They sell unique gifts, locally made jewelry and bakery items to bring home.

O'Toole's Restaurant & Pub

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O'Toole's is the best place to go for upscale pub grub in a family-friendly atmosphere. Sports lovers will be excited about the 35 televisions showing all the best games, and everyone can appreciate the warm fireplace in the middle of the restaurant.

Their chicken wings, chicken or steak fajitas, Reuben, and buffalo chicken wrap are fan favorites.

Adirondack Winery

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You may have visited Adirondack Winery on Canada Street in Lake George, but have you been to their Queensbury tasting room? It's a whole different experience!

Check out their upcoming events for fun trivia nights, comedy shows, and more. Food-wise, they have amazing charcuterie boards, flatbreads, and ice cream that perfectly accompany any wine or beverage.

Find more info on Queensbury at the Queensbury Guide >>

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