Lake George may be the top summer vacation spot in New York, but have you been to Lake George in the winter? The months of January and February are jam-packed full of winter activities for you and your friends and/or family to enjoy!
Here’s a little rundown of all the awesome events in Lake George this winter!
For the first time ever, the Ice Castles are coming to Lake George! The Ice Castles will be keeping the Lake George Festival Commons warm for us all winter long. With just five locations around the country, this is going to be a huge event in Lake George this winter! The 20 million pound creation is currently in progress and is expected to open at the end of January. Click here for more information and to purchase tickets.
The perfect winter escape is back for a second year – Lake George Winterfest!
Running until March 12, Winterfest is the perfect opportunity to enjoy all the best winter activities and events in Lake George. All you need to do is purchase a pass and you’ll get access to things like horse-drawn carriage rides, skiing, biking and axe throwing, dog sled rides, and fireworks. You’ll also get discounts at hotels and restaurants around Lake George and free hot chocolate at Winterfest’s Hot Chocolate Stations! (Stop by Adirondack Winery for a free warm wine cocktail with your Winterfest wristband!)
Click here for more information and to purchase your Winterfest pass!
One of the best and longest-running winter events in Lake George, Winter Carnival is a month-long celebration that takes place every weekend in February. It’s the perfect family-friendly event that everyone will enjoy! Experience the beauty of frozen over Lake George while indulging in tasty samples of warm food and witnessing the fun of outhouse races, ATV races, polar plunges, fireworks, and much more! Click here to view the complete list of events so you can start planning your weekends! If you haven’t been to the Village for Winter Carnival, it’s a must for friends and family alike!