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What’s Going On In Lake George This Weekend: June 12 – 14

In need of some fun weekend plans? Look no further! Our weekend round up has you covered with details on concerts, festivals, dining specials, and outdoor activities going on in Lake George and the surrounding area.

Weekend-Long Events: Friday, June 12 to Sunday, June 14

There are a handful of amazing events in Lake George, Glens Falls, and Saratoga Springs that are spanning multiple days this weekend, including:
Lake George Spring Restaurant Week – June 7 – June 14
This is the best week of the year for food lovers because you can get a three-course meal for just $20.15! More than a dozen of Lake George’s best restaurants are participating in this event that won’t return again until the fall.
Shake the Lake for Vets’ Sake – June 12 – 14
Rock out for a good cause at this three-day music festival taking place in Charles R. Wood Park! Highlights include a Battle of the Bands and special performances by former contestants from NBC’s The Voice.
The Bigger Game Expo – June 11 – 14
If you’re in need of that extra push to accomplish your long-term goals and to become the best person you can be, The Bigger Game Expo can help get you started. Don’t want to attend all four days? You can register for a Saturday-only pass!
LARAC June Arts Festival – June 13 & 14
One of the premier summer events in the southern Adirondack Region is coming to Glens Falls’ City Park this weekend! Stroll through more than 200 exhibitors offering handmade art, jewelry, home items, textiles, and more.
Saratoga Race Course Job Fair – June 11 – 14
Do you need a summer job or know someone who does? NYRA is holding their annual job fair this weekend and is hiring for more than a dozen types of positions at the Saratoga Race Course! Interviews will be held at the Saratoga Springs City Center.
Live Entertainment
There are a number of great live performances in a number of different musical genres this weekend. Below is just a small sample!
South Street Saints at King Neptune’s Pub – Friday, June 12
Enjoy a performance by one of Upstate New York’s newest bands playing the best of today’s pop, rock, and country!
Young Performers Showcase at The Sembrich – Saturday, June 13
This annual concert brings together some of the region’s most promising high school and college students for an afternoon of vocal and instrumental music and also serves as the opener to The Sembrich’s summer season.
Open Bar Band at The Boar’s Nest – Saturday, June 13
See the Open Bar Band perform at The Boar’s Nest Bar & Grill in Fort Ann and choose from an extensive menu of appetizers, sandwiches, pizzas, and entrees.
Mike LaPoint at The Algonquin – Sunday, June 14
Listen to the unique musical sound of Mike LaPoint on the deck at The Algonquin! Mike has been in multiple bands since he was 20, but is now performing as a solo act.
Outdoor Fun
Spend time taking in the scenery and getting some sun!
Bike ‘n Boat Ride – Saturday, June 13
Spend the day outside on land and on the lake! This great event combines a bike ride along the Warren County Bikeway with a two-hour boat tour of Lake George aboard the Floating Classroom.
Boy Scout Day at The Great Escape – Saturday, June 13
If you’re a member or leader of a scouting group, this Saturday is your special day at The Great Escape & Splashwater Kingdom. By registering your troop in advance, you can get reduced admission, early access to Splashwater Kingdom, an all-you-can-eat lunch buffet, and more!
Food & Drink
Everybody needs to eat and drink, so why not turn it in to something fun? The events below sure do!
Saratoga Brewfest – Saturday, June 13
Spend three hours sampling local, regional, and national craft brews and enjoy live music entertainment! More than 75 breweries will be in attendance, and you’ll be able to choose from more than 250 brews.
Brunch on the Bay – Sunday, June 14
Enjoy the Region’s Favorite Sunday Brunch at The View Restaurant at Dunham’s Bay Resort. Choose from breakfast breads & danishes, french toast, homemade hash, a chef-attended omelet station, bacon and sausage, assorted salads, and more!
No matter what you decide to do, have a great weekend and be sure to share pictures of your fun on our Facebook page!