Can you feel it? Summer is about to begin in Lake George! With a full season of top events and plenty of activities to try, there are plenty of reasons why you should visit the Lake George Region. Here’s a preview of some of the best things to do this coming weekend, from festivals to Restaurant Week specials and more.
Celebrate the Beginning of Summer in Lake George
Ready to see some fireworks? Take a trip on board the Lake George Steamboat Company’s Minne Ha Ha this Saturday and watch the fireworks! The cruise will include live entertainment and a full bar as well.
Head over to Lake George Village’s Shepard Park for the first Fridays at the Lake concert of 2018! Come see Funk Evolution perform live with David Bray from 6:00pm-9:30pm. The evening will also include a craft beer & wine garden and kids’ activities.
Visit Lake George’s Awesome Restaurants & Bars
Lake George’s annual Spring Restaurant Week is underway through June 16! During this event, participating restaurants will offer special 3-course meals for a fixed price of $20.18. Dine out and experience Lake George’s restaurant scene this week.
Looking to explore Lake George’s bar scene this weekend? If so, then join up with the Lake George Bar Crawl! The bar crawl will take place on both Friday night and Saturday night beginning at 10:00pm.
Attend Local Festivals & Fairs
Now in its 47th year, the annual LARAC June Arts Festival will be held this weekend at Glens Falls’ City Park! Featuring roughly 200 exhibitors, this festival offers shoppers a wide range of products to browse, including jewelry, home items, food items, fine art, textiles, and more.
The annual Zonta Country Faire is held the same weekend as the LARAC June Arts Festival and will be located across the street from Glens Falls’ City Park. Take a walk through the arts fair, visit the vendors, and see what’s being featured this year.
It’s time for the 2nd Annual Law Enforcement Officers’ Weekend in Lake George! This event is open to all active or retired law enforcement officers, their families, and friends. It will include vendors, concerts, a car show, family activities, and more at multiple locations.
Love rhubarb? The Warrensburg Riverfront Farmers’ Market will host their annual Rhubarb Festival on Friday from 3:00pm-6:00pm. Shop at the market and enjoy samplings and tastings, get info on rhubarb recipes, listen to live music, and have fun!
If you’re staying in Lake George this weekend and would like to get out and explore the area, then consider driving to the 26th Annual Whipple City Festival in Greenwich. Kick off your summer with musical entertainment, craft vendors, delicious food, games, and so much more.