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Check Out the Top Lake George News, Business Updates, and More

Are you wondering what's new in Lake George NY and the surrounding region? From new business openings to major events, announcements, and more, our team has you covered. Check out some of the latest Lake George news updates below!

Six Flags Great Escape Lodge Announces Hurricane Grill & Wings

assortment of buffalo wings

Six Flags Great Escape Lodge in Lake George is excited to introduce Hurricane Grill & Wings this summer, offering a diverse menu featuring jumbo, fresh wings with over 35 signature sauces. This new restaurant promises a lively atmosphere for families and friends, offering classic comfort starters, fish tacos, steak, burgers, and more.

The addition reflects the resort's commitment to enhancing guest experiences, alongside recent renovations and new attractions this summer.

Stay tuned as the menu will be released soon!

Job opportunities are available, starting at or above $15 per hour. Apply at

Northern Traders Market Opens in Hadley

Northern Traders Market Opens in Hadley

Northern Traders Market in Hadley!

The Northern Traders market in Hadley now open! This market serves as a place where the community can come together to enjoy fresh, locally sourced plants, produce, and products. Multiple vendors to work with the Northern Traders market to provide a wide variety of fresh fruits, vegetables, plants, and more. All of the vendors will go through a rigorous selection process, ensuring that the community gets the highest quality products.

The greenhouse next to the market will become a place where the community can shop for hanging baskets, assorted pots, annuals, vegetable plants & perennials. The markets gift shop will sell an assortment of local Maple Syrup, honey, jams, handmade soaps & lotions, candles, garden decor, antiques and more!

A grill also to open in the month of May at the market! This grill will serve traditional American food and outdoor seating by the greenhouse. 

Spend a warm summer day at the Northern Traders Market, located at 363 Rt 9n, Hadley, New York 12835.

Sources: Facebook, Northern Traders Market Website

Lake George Bagels Set to Open Memorial Day Weekend

rack of bagels

Kerry Smith is bringing his culinary venture, Lake George Bagels, to 176 Canada Street in Lake George. Originally launched in Glens Falls in 2022, the bagel shop will offer fresh-made bagels, homemade cream cheeses, and more.

Anticipate a soft opening ahead of the official start on Memorial Day weekend. This new location promises to become a favorite for both locals and visitors.

The shop will be open seven days a week, opening from 7 a.m. to either 3 p.m. or 4 p.m., and will open 8 a.m. on weekends.


New Lake George Wednesday Markets This Summer

farmers market items on a table

Adirondack Pub & Brewery and High Peaks Distilling are launching the Lake George Wednesday Market in response to the cancellation of Shepard Park's usual farmers' markets.

The market will run every Wednesday from June 19 to August 2 at High Peaks Distilling's parking lot, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., including a happy hour from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. It will feature vendors, food trucks, entertainment, and pony rides.

Local producers can showcase their goods for free by filling out a Google form to secure a vendor space. Free parking is also available for all vendors and attendees.

John Carr, the organizer, invites everyone to support local businesses and enjoy a day of community fun. Contact Bonnie Decook at for more information.

Source: News10

Creative Jam, a new art studio, open in Lake George!

The outside of the Creative Jam Art Studio
Picture Credit- Creative Jam 

 Creative Jam, a brand new, unique art studio located in Lake George! This space provides any type of artist with a place to express themselves creatively. Even if someone doesn't see themselves an artist, they should take advantage of the studio! The creative Jam website describes an artist as someone who:

  • Paint (paper, rocks, books, toys, wood, clothing- anything that will stand still)
  • Draw, doodle, create anime, manga or comics, do CAD work, graphic design or architecture
  • Knit, crochet, sew, cross-stitch, embroider, do applique, tatting, crewelwork, felting, macrame
  • Make jewelry or beadwork pieces
  • Quill, create popup cards/books, make origami, scrapbook, papercut, Chinese paper folding
  • Create mixed-media, collage, or otherwise use paste, a glue gun or tape to make stuff
  • Whittle or carve
  • Create digital videos, photographs, NFTs, etc
  • Write poetry, prose, plays, films, songs
  • Perform the words you (or others) have written
  • Perform an instrument, comedy, improv or storytelling
  • Take and/or edit photographs
  • Upcycle clothes, containers, or other ‘stuff’
  • Reimagine… almost anything into SOMETHING else?
  • Anyone who has creativity in them!

If you want to do any of these activities, come on down to the Creative Jam! For more information on purchasing a membership, check their website. 

Source: Creative Jam Website

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