Top Seasonal Events in Lake George Village
No matter what time of year, the Village has something to offer for all ages. With everything from Oktoberfest and the Winter Carnival, to fall scenic tours and mini-golf, we are sure you will be entertained for the whole year. Check out events and activities below!
Note: Please click through to individual events for the most current information. Event listings are constantly updated!
Nothing beats a summer in Lake George! Check out some of the most popular annual events below.
Weekly Fireworks & Live Music
The Village is the perfect spot for summertime fun! Head to Shepard's Park Ampitheatre for the best summer events including free live music and fireworks.
Lake George Music Festival
The Lake George Music Festival
takes place in August, bringing composers, performers, and music-lovers from around the world to the region.
Lake George Triathlon Festival
For the athletes: The Lake George Triathlon Festival
is an Olympic distance-triathlon run by Adirondack Race Management.
Adirondack Wine & Food Festival
The Adirondack Wine and Food Festival
is the unofficial Lake George summer kickoff event. Check out over 120 local vendors and sample some of the best food and drinks the area has to offer. All ages are welcome!
The snow has finally melted away, and you've got spring fever! There is plenty to do in the Village during the spring months - check out some of our spring favorites below.
Sham 'Rock' the Block
The Sham 'Rock' the Block
event celebrates St. Patrick's Day with Irish-themed entertainment, including Celtic games, food, live music, and a parade.
Bands n' Beans
Check out Bands n' Beans
which incorporates 30 restaurants that compete in an epic chili cooking contest. You taste and vote on your favorites, and enjoy live performances.
March means maple in the Lake George region, and this is the time of year to visit area sugarhouses for tours and treats over Maple Weekends and Thurman Maple Days.
is a Lake George favorite come the end of spring. There's no better way to kick off the start of summer than with this major motorcycling event.
The Village is a gorgeous destination during the fall months! Enjoy the vivid foliage as the bright colors reflect off the waters of the lake, surrounded by colorful mountains.
The Village keeps the fun rolling throughout the winter season!
The Winter Carnival
is the biggest winter event in the village! The annual event takes place every weekend throughout the month of February and includes fireworks, pony rides, ice and wood carving demonstrations, sanctioned races on the lake, and more.
Lite Up The Village
Another winter favorite is the annual Lite Up The Village
event. Each year adults and children of all ages welcome in the holiday season with over 30,000 holiday lights!
New Year's Polar Plunge
A long-time New Year's Day tradition, participants gather on the shore of Lake George for a Polar Plunge to bring in January 1.
Lake George's award-winning Ice Castles
are a magical part of the area's winter landscape. Weather permitting, the Ice Castles will be open January - February. Bring the whole family and get lost in this winter wonderland!
The Winterfest wristband is a must-have if you want to get the best deals on winter attractions around the region!
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