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Welcome Winter With Festive Fun This Weekend In Lake George: December 16-18

The holidays are practically here and it looks like a winter wonderland in Lake George! Find out what holiday festivities are slated for this weekend, and enjoy more winter fun throughout the region.

Lake George Community Band, photo provided

Holiday Happenings

Wine 101: Holiday Wine Cocktails

Saturday, December 17

Join Adirondack Winery at their Tasting Room as they stir things up and get creative with cocktails! Whether you’re an experienced wine drinker or entering the world of wine for the first time, you’ll be guided through making 5 delicious wine cocktails perfect for any holiday party.

Bluebillies Old Time Christmas Revue

Saturday, December 17

The Hudson River Music Hall welcomes The Bluebillies Old Time Christmas Revue on Saturday! This wonderful evening features unique Americana influenced Christmas and seasonal music with tickets available at the door.

Reality Dance Studio presents The Nutcracker

Saturday, December 17 & Sunday, December 18

Reality Dance Studio will offer its rendition of the timeless holiday classic “The Nutcracker” this weekend at the Charles R. Wood Theater in Glens Falls! As of the writing of this article, tickets are still available for all four performances.

Breakfast with Santa

Sunday, December 18

The Courtyard Marriott Lake George is hosting Breakfast with Santa again this Sunday! Take photos on Santa’s lap, pin the nose on Rudolph, and craft your own ornaments. Call ahead to make your reservation!

Lake George Community Band Holiday Concert

Sunday, December 18

Bring the whole family to Lake George Community Band’s Holiday Concert on Sunday afternoon at Lake George High School! Admission is free, and the band will perform a variety of festive music.

Other Winter Activities

Opening Day Bash at West Mountain

Friday, December 16

Ski season officially starts at West Mountain on Friday! Get a 4 hour lift ticket to ski/ride during the Opening Day Bash for just $16, plus enjoy a bonfire, live music, fireworks, food and drink specials, raffles, tuning packages, and much more.

Gore Mountain Snowshoe Race

Saturday, December 17

Join Gore Mountain for a fun snowshoe race on their 2.5K FIS certified course at the North Creek Ski Bowl! Categories for all ages include Masters (two laps, 5K) and Recreational (one lap, 2.5K, no timing). Day-of registration is available.

Adirondack Thunder vs. Brampton Beast

Saturday, December 17

Enjoy exciting professional hockey action at the Glens Falls Civic Center on Saturday evening as the Adirondack Thunder take on the Brampton Beast!

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