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Lake George Village Guide: View Lodging, Restaurants, Events & More

The Village of Lake George is situated on the southernmost banks of the lake that shares its name. The walkable village has a fun, beachy vibe and is stocked with hotels, mom and pop motels, local shops, arcades, mini-golf, beaches, restaurants, and pubs. Bright red trolleys transport visitors around the area, steamers and cruise ships ferry vacationers on sightseeing tours and dinner cruises, and there are live concerts in the parks and fireworks over the lake.

Check out the many reasons to visit the village below, and plan your trip today!

red umbrella on beach

Enjoy scenic, sunny and sandy beaches right in Lake George Village! There are also several other popular beaches nearby.

aerial view of Fort William Henry and lake

You're just a walk or a short trolley ride away from everything when you stay at these accommodations right in the heart of the Village.

the outside of the Lake George Beach Club
When you dine in the Village, you can wrap-up the evening with a nice walk around town. Check out these popular Lake George restaurants and make your reservations today!
band plays at a bar

No matter what type of nightlife atmosphere you prefer, you're bound to find your perfect place for a drink, some dancing or some conversation in the Village!

Adirondac boat at night
From kayak and boat rentals, hiking and biking, cruises and parasailing -- there's too many activities and attractions to list! Check out all the things to do in and near the Village.
rooftop bar and chairs in Lake George
Enjoy a cocktail while basking in the beauty of the lake at one of these eight Lake George restaurants!
red trolley

The trolley is a convenient way to get around the Village as well as points north and south. Leave the car, and enjoy a relaxing ride through Lake George.

parking lot in Lake George
Plan ahead and know where to park in Lake George before you arrive. For those who don't mind walking, there are tips on where to find non-metered parking as well.
Lake George shirts
Spend a day browsing all of the unique shops in the Village! Be sure to pick up some souvenirs and grab a sweet treat while you're at it.
kid on merry go round

Check out these fun things to and popular kids activities in Lake George Village and nearby.

waterfall on mini golf course

Visitors and residents alike trek to Lake George every year for a favorite summer pastime - mini-golf! There are numerous courses to choose from, so get mini-golfing today!

Fireworks over Lake George

There are usually lots of concerts and fireworks shows that take place all summer in the Village. Unfortunately, this year they have been cancelled. See details

water park

There's non-stop fun every summer in Lake George! Check out this list of our favorite summer attractions in and near Village.

lit up Christmas trees in village at night

All year long, you can find fun, seasonal events in Lake George and nearby. Plan ahead and book your stay around one of these popular events.

aerial view of street in Lake George
Check out the Frequently Asked Questions page for info on planning a trip, what to do in Lake George, and more.
statue of Asian lady on bridge in mini golf course
The Village is all about the kitsch! See some of what gives Lake George Village its unique charm that goes beyond the lake. 
storefront of Lake George Distilling
Enjoy handcrafted beer, wine, or spirits at these craft beverage hotspots, located right in the Village or close by.
Snapshot of Lake George vacation countdown timer
Counting down the days to your vacation in Lake George? Create your own vacation countdown timer to share with friends and family!