It’s almost time for the 3rd Annual Adirondack Wine & Food Festival, and we can’t wait!
This year, the festival promises to be better and bigger than ever. The goal is to have 6,000 people come to Lake George over the weekend of June 24-25 for two days full of fun, sun, craft beverages and delicious food.
The 2017 festival will include almost 20 more craft beverage and food vendors than in previous years and a dedicated tent for kids to take a break with their parents. Adirondack chairs will also be sprinkled in seating groups throughout the festival grounds for a fun, relaxed weekend enjoying all the local food and beverage industry has to offer.
“This festival celebrates the bounty of amazing craft beverages and locally made foods that New York has to offer and we’re excited to report that we will have more vendors and variety than ever before,” said owner Sasha Pardy in a statement (Pardy is also co-owner and president of the Festival’s presenting sponsor, Adirondack Winery of Lake George).
- 23 wineries
- 8 distilleries
- 4 breweries
- 3 cideries
- 23 artisan food vendors
- 6 speciality vendors
- 8 food trucks
- 1 local restaurant
- and a WHOLE WEEKEND of foodie fun!
“Where else can you discover your new favorite locally made wine, beer, vodka, cider, cheese, salsa, olive oil, garlic sauce, hot pepper jelly, kettle corn or ice cream all in one place? Attendees also love that our food trucks offer a variety of cuisine from classic barbecue and gourmet burgers to empanadas and gyros.” Pardy said in a statement.
This year the SUNY Adirondack Foundation will be the official beneficiary of the festival, receiving a portion of the ticket sales from the event. “SUNY Adirondack Foundation is great to work with and the perfect fit, with the College’s growing Culinary Arts Program,” said Stephanie Howard, Festival Coordinator, in a statement. The Culinary Arts Program Faculty and Students will even be at the festival showcasing their skills with Cooking Demonstrations under a special tent!
Adirondack Wine & Food Festival Details
When: Saturday, June 24 (11-6) AND Sunday, June 25 (11-5)
Where: Charles R. Wood Festival Commons, Westbrook Rd, Lake George NY
Why: The Adirondack Wine & Food Festival is your annual chance to experience over 80 New York State wineries, craft beverage producers, and artisan food vendors all in one place! This farmer’s market-style festival is the ideal setting for trying new things and revisiting old favorites. Grab a friend or two and get ready to fall in love with our local food and craft beverage producers!
Standard 1-Day Tasting Ticket
$35/pp ($27 discounted price available through 6/16/17)
Includes souvenir wine glass, tastings, welcome bag, and tasting guide.
2-Day Value Pack Tasting Ticket
$55/pp (Limited Pre-Sale Only)
Includes 2-day entry, souvenir wine glass, tastings, wine tote, wine glass necklace, coupon book, and water bottle.
Standard 1-Day Designated Driver/Underage (16+)
$15 pre-sale or at the gate
Includes 1 water bottle and food product small samples from 20+ artisan food vendors; souvenir wine glass on exiting festival for 21+.