Since summer is still months away, you may be wondering what there is to do in the Lake George Region this spring. The answer is quite a lot! From a hugely popular half marathon to live music and more, you can’t go wrong with spending the weekend in Lake George.
Weekend Fun in Lake George Village
Ready to enjoy the spring weather in Lake George? Sign up for the 2017 Lake George Half Marathon or the accompanying 5K going on this Sunday in the village. The race headquarters will be at the Fort William Henry Conference Center, and registration is open from now through race day.
Gather up your friends and prepare for a fun and crafty night at the Adirondack Winery’s Uncork & Craft: Wine Glass Painting event on Friday at 7:00pm. Enjoy sipping on wine as you are taught to paint your own pair of wine glasses. The cost to attend is $30 per person.
Enjoy Live Music in Lake George
Featuring innovative riffs and challenging compositions, Capital Zen is powerful and original! Swing by King Neptune’s Pub in Lake George Village for a fantastic performance by the group this Saturday at 9:00pm.
Don’t miss out on a live show by Mike Thomas at the Lake George Beach Club on Sunday at 2:00pm.
Check out the Full Moon Bar and Grill near Glen Lake this Saturday at 9:00pm for a live performance by Out of the Blue.
Prepare for Boating Season
Interested in boating on Lake George this year? Get prepared now by taking the NYS Boating Safety Course going on at SUNY Adirondack in Queensbury this Saturday. This basic power boat and personal watercraft class meets the boating safety education requirements for New York State.
Regional Expos & Sales
The Adirondack Sports Complex (The Dome) will host the Adirondack Wedding & Party Expo this Saturday and Sunday. Admission is free, and the expo will include vendors that specialize in weddings, graduations, corporate events, reunions, and much more.
A Huge Barn Sale is taking place at the Little Theater on the Farm in Fort Edward this Friday and Saturday. Tons of garage sale items will be on display, and all proceeds will benefit the nonprofit theater. The sale will be open from 8:00am-4:00pm on both days.
Entertainment for the Kids
To help keep the kids entertained over spring break, the Hyde Collection in Glens Falls will host fun workshops from April 18 through April 21. For a one-day workshop, admission is $20 for members and $25 for non-members. You must RSVP by calling 518-792-1761 ext.310.
The popular Garden Brothers Circus will perform at the Glens Falls Civic Center this Friday at 4:30pm and again at 7:30pm. The show features motorcycle daredevils, circus clowns, daring aerialists, racing camels, and more wacky entertainment.