May has finally arrived, and if you want to take advantage of the warmer weather, then plan a trip to the Lake George Region this coming weekend. From live music to a whitewater derby, community events, and more, there will be plenty of things to do for all ages.
Attend Live Performances & Concerts
This Saturday at 9:00pm, Flowers for Taco will be performing live at King Neptune’s Pub in Lake George Village! Best known for their improvisational jams, the band creates completely new versions of many styles of songs. The concert is free to attend.
Are you a fan of barbershop music? Head over to Lake George this weekend for the return of the NED Barbershop Harmony Society Western Regional Spring Convention & Contests! The main event (the Big Show) will be held on Saturday night at the Lake George Junior-Senior High School.
Experience a laugh-out-loud musical as the Glens Falls Community Theatre Presents “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” at the Charles R. Wood Theater in Glens Falls. The story focuses on six quirky tweens vying for their dream trophy while dealing with their individual hopes and fears.
A spectacular concert by the Glens Falls Symphony will be held at the Glens Falls High School this Sunday at 4:00pm. The program will feature Bach Cantata No. 51 and Mahler’s Symphony No. 4.
Enjoy the Great Outdoors
Get ready for some of the most exciting races this spring at the 61st Annual Hudson River Whitewater Derby in North Creek. Stop by and check out the slalom races, the not-so-whitewater race, and the whitewater derby downriver race.
In celebration of I Love My Park Day, multiple volunteer projects will take place in Lake George Village to help clean up the local park. Everyone is welcome to join a volunteer group at Million Dollar Beach on Saturday and participate in one of the projects.
Find Even More Community Fun
YMCA Camp Chingachgook has a “Mad Scientist” theme planned for their annual Mother-Daughter Weekend, which will offer a variety of fun and adventurous activities. Come create lifelong memories as you bond over hiking, crafts, games, and much more.
Whether you’re interested in building a log or timber frame home, or you simply want to fill your living room with rustic decor, Johnson’s Log Home & Timber Frame Show is the event for you. This year’s show will be held at the Lake George Forum on Friday through Sunday of this weekend, and over 30 log home and timber frame builders will be in attendance.
Take a trip to Lake George this weekend for the annual Lake George Community Garage Sale! There will be garage and yard sales going on all around the town.