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Celebrate Presidents’ Day Weekend in Lake George With Winter Carnival Fun & More Events: February 16-18

The third weekend of the 2018 Lake George Winter Carnival promises to be a memorable one with ATV races on the ice, family-friendly activities around the village, and more. If you’re wondering what to do on Presidents’ Day weekend, there’s no better place to be than Lake George!

Enjoy Fun Winter Events in Lake George Village

Lake George Winter Carnival Weekend 3 – Saturday, February 17 & Sunday, February 18

Get ready for the third weekend of the annual Lake George Winter Carnival! Some of the highlights for Presidents’ Day weekend will include motorcycle and ATV races on the ice (weather permitting), a chowder cook-off, kids’ activities, and much more.

Love is in the Air at Adirondack Winery – Wednesday, February 14 – Sunday, February 18

Plan a trip to Adirondack Winery in Lake George with your sweetheart for their Valentine’s-themed celebration – Love is in the Air. Enjoy free Love Potion #9 samples, try a special coffee, enter an amazing raffle, and participate in some wine tastings.

Ice Bar at the Lake George Beach Club – Saturday, February 17 & Sunday, February 18

Although ice bar season is slowly coming to an end, you can still visit the Lake George Beach Club this weekend and check out their ice bar on the top deck. The ice bar also includes an ice luge and two ice pong tables for guests to enjoy.

Michael Glabicki and Dirk Miller of Rusted Root – Sunday, February 18

King Neptune’s Pub and Lagunitas Brewing will present Rusted Root’s own Michael Glabicki and Dirk Miller this Sunday! This free show will begin at 9:00pm, and it is for ages 21+.

Go to Camp

Presidents’ Weekend Holiday Camp – Saturday, February 17 & Sunday, February 18

Bring your kids to Gore Mountain this weekend for a fun and educational Presidents’ Weekend Holiday Camp! The two-day camp is a great way for kids ages 4-14 to learn more about skiing and riding down the slopes. The camp is open to children of all ability levels.

Winter Wonderland Days at Camp Chingachgook – Saturday, February 17

Experience a day of frosty fun with the family at YMCA Camp Chingachgook’s Winter Wonderland event! Highlights will include snow tubing, snowshoeing, hikes, crafts, s’mores by the campfire, and more activities. Admission is free; please call ahead to RSVP.

Attend More Winter Celebrations

Hague Winter Weekend 2018 – Friday, February 16 – Sunday, February 18

The community of Hague has a variety of events planned for their 2018 Winter Weekend! Enjoy an open mic and karaoke night, a chili bake-off, a polar plunge, and more.

Fire on the Mountain – Friday, February 16

Head to West Mountain Ski Area in Queensbury for their hottest event of the winter season – Fire on the Mountain! The festival will feature a huge bonfire, live music from The Audiostars, a torchlight parade, drink specials and food, and more fun on the mountain.

42nd Annual Krazy Downhill Derby – Saturday, February 17

Stop in Chestertown this Saturday for their 42nd Annual Krazy Downhill Derby at the Dynamite Hill Recreation Area. From 9:00am-2:00pm, watch some of the exciting and wacky sled races down the hill. There will also be music, prizes, refreshments, and raffle baskets.

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