The Lake George Area is an arts and theater hotspot. From professional quality plays to arts festivals celebrating the region, arts and theater is an important facet of a Lake George Area vacation.

The arts and theater scene is a constantly growing boon in the Lake George Area. The region is a rich cultural hotspot that can fill an entire vacation. From the larger towns to the small hamlets, art museums, professional concerts, and galleries of all kinds are part of the local culture.

Check out the Hyde Collection where you can admire an art collection that includes work by renowned artists such as Rembrandt, Picasso, and van Gogh. Attend budding festivals that celebrate the arts and artists such as the Adirondack Film Festival and Adirondack Theater Festival. Both of these events proudly host new films and plays. Head to LARAC in downtown Glens Falls and take in a small art exhibition or an intimate concert. For those who love live entertainment, the Charles Wood Theater is always hosting a comedy show, a concert, or a play for visitors to enjoy.

If exploring the local art scene is part of your perfect vacation the Lake George Area is sure to be a hit.

Mountain Gallery

Mountain Gallery is located in the heart of downtown Glens Falls historic district. Dedicated to education and appreciation of fine arts, Mountain Gallery offers exhibition space to local artist and supports our vibrant arts community. In addition to art exhibits, Mountain Gallery is hosting book readings by local authors, workshops and private events. 

Regal Aviation Mall 9 Cinema

Regal Aviation Mall 9 Cinema

Catch a flick at Regal Aviation Mall 9 Cinema! At Regal 9 Cinemas in Aviation Mall, you can kick back and enjoy your favorite movies in our king-size recliners. These luxurious recliners are cozy, comfortable and spacious, adjust to multiple positions and include padded footrests.

Festival Commons

The Festival Commons at Charles R. Wood Park

This 12.5 acre park includes a 2.5 acre festival space located at the southern end of Lake George. An outdoor space for performing arts, concerts, re-enactments, craft fairs, flea markets, farmers markets and much more, including a children's area, and a skateboard park.

Tannery Pond Center

Tannery Pond Center

Discover the thriving art & culture scene in the Adirondacks at the Tannery Pond Center! Tannery Pond is an arts & culture center dedicated to bringing theatrical performances and concerts in the Lyle Dye Auditorium, exhibitions in the Widlund Gallery, and the Teens Only! program to the Lake George Area.

Broadway Upstate

We are a community theatre group dedicated to producing professional level musical theatre productions for the Adirondack community to experience. Our goals are to educate, inspire, and excite young people with a complete musical theater experience.  

SUNY Adirondack Visual Arts Gallery

SUNY Adirondack Visual Arts Gallery

Experience some amazing art at the SUNY Adirondack Visual Arts Gallery! The SUNY Adirondack Visual Arts Gallery, located in Dearlove Hall since 1984, features changing exhibitions, lectures, receptions, readings, and concerts.

Charles R. Wood Theater

Charles R. Wood Theater

Watch events year-round at the Charles R. Wood Theater! The Charles R. Wood Theater is a year-round performing arts center with a 294 seat auditorium, fully professional and updated technical systems, a large rehearsal space, office space, technical set building space and fully ADA compliant dressing rooms.

Hyde Museum

Hyde Collection Art Museum and Historic House

Discover nearly six thousand years of art at the Hyde Collection! The Hyde Collection offers a world-class group of works that span almost six thousand years of art history from antiquity to the present.

The Carol Theatre

The historic Carol Theatre is the community center for the arts for Chestertown, NY and the surrounding region of the Southern Adirondacks. At The Carol, you can see a variety of live events, including all genres of music. Plenty of parking and great prices.

Gregory Tomb Glassblowing Studio

Try Glassblowing in the Adirondacks!

Adirondack Shakespeare Company

ADK Shakespeare utilizes an adrenaline-fueled approach to classical performance where all non-essentials are stripped away and the language of the playwright takes center-stage. Actors prepare their roles individually, and with only one day of rehearsal, present the full production. Because even the company is unsure of exactly what will happen, the performances are authentic, dynamic, compelling, and unlike most anything you are used to seeing in the theater.

Lake George Theater Lab

The productions are new American plays and adaptations done in a bare bones style; introducing new American playwrights and directors.