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Enjoy a Weekend Full of Holiday Cheer in the Lake George Region: December 22-25

It looks like we’re going to have a white holiday weekend in the Lake George Region! With snow blanketing the ground, Lake George isn’t just beautiful this time of year, it’s also the place to be for holiday season fun and early winter activities. Here are 8 ways you can have a magical holiday weekend in Lake George!

Top Holiday Weekend Events You Can’t Miss

The Christmas on the Lake Party – Saturday, December 23

Ready to celebrate Christmas early in Lake George? Visit the Lake George Beach Club on Saturday for their special Christmas on the Lake Party! The event will feature live performances by Brandon LaRocca, The Switch, and The Stony Creek Band. There will be no cover charge.

Wood Family Holiday Party and Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas – Saturday, December 23

On Saturday, the Charles R. Wood Theater in Glens Falls will host their family-friendly holiday celebration, which will include the Wood Family Holiday Party and a film screening of Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas. From 12:30pm-3:30pm, there will be food, live entertainment, and special guests.

The Puppet People Present: The Wizard of Oz – Saturday, December 23

From 11:00am-12:00pm this Saturday, The Puppet People will present their version of “The Wizard of Oz” for ages 4 and up at Crandall Public Library. This show will be brought to life through marionettes, shadow puppets, rod puppets, and more.

It’s a Wonderful Life at The Strand Theater – Friday, December 22

Feel like watching a classic Christmas movie to get you in the holiday spirit? Head over to the Strand Theater in Hudson Falls for a film screening of “It’s a Wonderful Life,” starring James Stewart. Admission is free, but a small donation is suggested.

The Train To Christmas Town – Specific Dates Through Wednesday, December 27

Don’t miss out the final holiday train rides of the season as Saratoga & North Creek Railway’s Train To Christmas Town comes to an end. The final rides will be offered from December 19-23 and December 26-27. Experience the magic of the holidays as the classic story book tale comes to life during this family-friendly train ride.

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Enjoy Winter Season Activities & Entertainment

Adirondack Thunder vs. Worcester Railers – Saturday, December 23

Bring the family to Cool Insuring Arena in Glens Falls on Saturday as the hometown Adirondack Thunder take on the Worcester Railers in an exciting hockey game. Fans will also get to enjoy a holiday celebration complete with Santa Claus and a holiday ornament giveaway for the first 1,000 fans.

Hit the Slopes and Go Skiing & Snowboarding

Want to enjoy the snowy weather Lake George has seen recently? Plan a trip to one of the area’s ski resorts, such as Gore Mountain in North Creek or West Mountain in Queensbury, and get ready for an afternoon of fun on the slopes this holiday weekend.

Prepare for New Year’s Eve in Lake George

Lake George is one of the North Country’s best places for New Year’s Eve entertainment. From cruises to parties and a fireworks display at midnight, check out what’s going on and make your New Year’s Eve plans now!

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