Festivals and fairs are a hit all year long in the Lake George Area. These are the events that people plan their vacation around. From flourishing film festivals to food and wine extravaganzas, these festivals and fairs are always winners.

Festivals and fairs always bring an extraordinary buzz to the Lake George Area. Every season brings an event that’s sure to get you excited. Fall gatherings include Harvest festivals to celebrate the autumn season and Oktoberfests that keep a cold beer in craft beer lover’s hands. Winter carnivals are held weekend-after-weekend every winter, with awesome events to participate in such as outhouse races and fry-pan tosses. Summer offers a little bit of everything. There are events such as the Adirondack Wine & Food Festival where you can sip on New York State wines and sample the cuisine of local restaurants. There are gatherings celebrating the arts such as the Adirondack Film Festival, where movie-buffs can see excellent films for the first time, or the LARAC Fall Arts Festival, where arts and crafts are displayed and appreciated.

If you love to taste, learn, and experience you need to come to a fair or festival at the Lake George Area.

Jan
22
2022

Lake George Area Winterfest

Winterfest

It's the 2nd Annual Lake George Area Winterfest! New for this year, the event will take place on select dates from December 27-March 11. When you select an activity for your wristband, you will be given a selection of dates to choose from. If you have any questions or feedback, please email: lakegeorgewinterfest@gmail.com

Jan
22
2022

Funky Ice Fest

Funky Ice Fest

Is there a funkier ice bar anywhere in the Lake George Area? This winter is set to be the grooviest on record! Join us for the Funky Ice Fest at the Adirondack Pub & Brewery, where everything is ice for two full weekends.

Lake George, NY
5:00pm
Jan
28
2022

Funky Ice Fest

Funky Ice Fest

Is there a funkier ice bar anywhere in the Lake George Area? This winter is set to be the grooviest on record! Join us for the Funky Ice Fest at the Adirondack Pub & Brewery, where everything is ice for two full weekends.

Lake George, NY
5:00pm
Jan
29
2022

Funky Ice Fest

Funky Ice Fest

Is there a funkier ice bar anywhere in the Lake George Area? This winter is set to be the grooviest on record! Join us for the Funky Ice Fest at the Adirondack Pub & Brewery, where everything is ice for two full weekends.

Lake George, NY
5:00pm
Feb
19
2022

Brant Lake Winter Carnival

Brant Lake Winter Carnival outhouse races

Brant Lake Winter Carnival has been canceled. Check back for details in 2023! This is Winter fun for everyone on beautiful Brant Lake! The Brant Lake Winter Carnival is an absolute blast on ice! This winter carnival features the always riveting Outhouse Races, which stars decorated and occupied outhouses that are pushed on skis. The races are run in memory of Davin Berg. Prize money for the Outhouse Races totals $1,000.

Brant Lake, NY
12:00pm
Feb
19
2022

Fire on the Mountain

Fire on the Mountain

Ski and ride in a torch-lit parade at Fire on the Mountain! Head to West Mountain for an awesome night of skiing, live music, and fireworks! The outdoor bonfire gets lit and live music from Ten Most Wanted!. The famous torch-lit parade begins at 9:15 p.m. and fireworks blast off shortly after! There'll also be fiery food and drink specials!

Queensbury, NY
7:00pm
Mar
5
2022

Barrel Fest

Adirondack Pub & Brewery Barrel Fest

Check back for details in 2022! Sip barrel-aged booze at Adirondack Brewery's Barrel Fest! The Adirondack Pub & Brewery's 9th annual Barrel Fest is a late-winter celebration of all beverages barrel-aged! Join hundreds of craft beer enthusiasts who gather in Lake George Village to sample barrel-aged beers, ciders, wines, and more.

Lake George, NY
1:00pm
Apr
9
2022

Glens Falls Brewfest

Glens Falls Brewfest

Join the craft beer and ale tasting experience at the 12th Annual Glens Falls Brewfest! Glens Falls Brewfest is back and at a new venue for 2022! This year's Glens Falls Brewfest will be held at Cool Insuring Arena in historic downtown Glens Falls.

Glens Falls, NY
4:00pm
Apr
30
2022

Glens Falls Wing Fest

Glens Falls Wing Fest

This event will return in 2022! Glens Falls Wing Fest is a chicken wing-lover's dream! The annual Glens Falls Wing Fest invites you to decide which Glens Falls restaurant cooks up the best chicken wings in the city! Three hours of wing tasting leads into an awards ceremony at 3:30 p.m. at the City Park bandstand.

Glens Falls, NY
12:00pm
May
14
2022

Pet Fest

Pet Fest

This event will return in 2022! Bring your pets and the entire family to Pet Fest in Downtown Glens Falls! Pet Fest, held in Glens Falls City Park, brings pets and their owners together to showcase the pets and animal sector of the Glens Falls Collaborative. This event was created to show just how pet-friendly Glens Falls can be!

Glens Falls, NY
10:00am
Jun
4
2022

An Adirondack Woof Stock

An Adirondack Woof Stock

We'll see you in 2022! A weekend of peace, paws, and music! Put on your tie-dye t-shirts and travel back to 1969 with your dog at An Adirondack Woof Stock with entertainment, food, vendors and live music all day long - It'll be the best day of your dog's life!!! The fun for them and their two-legged companions includes:

Chestertown, NY
9:00am
Jun
5
2022

An Adirondack Woof Stock

An Adirondack Woof Stock

We'll see you in 2022! A weekend of peace, paws, and music! Put on your tie-dye t-shirts and travel back to 1969 with your dog at An Adirondack Woof Stock with entertainment, food, vendors and live music all day long - It'll be the best day of your dog's life!!! The fun for them and their two-legged companions includes:

Chestertown, NY
10:00am