What to Do Before & After the Adirondack Wine & Food Festival


The Lake George region offers a variety of great attractions, activities, and events to enjoy while you’re in town for the Adirondack Wine & Food Festival!

Below are some of our top recommendations of Things To Do while in the Lake George Area!  We hope you choose to spend some time at these great places and we thank these attractions and establishments for their continued support of the Adirondack Wine & Food Festival!

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Adirondack Winery Tasting Rooms

285 Canada St, Lake George | 395 Big Bay Road, Queensbury |  (518) 668-WINE | WEBSITE

For 14 years, Adirondack Winery (our presenting sponsor) has been a top rated attraction in Lake George. With over 35 hand-crafted, award-winning wines, they’ve got something for every palate. Enjoy a wine tasting session led by a knowledgeable winery associate, enjoy locally sources cheeses and chocolates, shop the store’s unique gift selection & more!

Lake George Steamboat Company

57 Beach Road, Lake George, NY 12845  (518) 668-5777 | WEBSITE

The Lake George Steamboat Company offers many daily, varied length cruises on 3 large ships from May through the end of October. From dinner cruises to tour cruises they have you covered! Set out to discover beautiful Lake George!

Lake George Outlets

Located just south of Lake George Village on Route 9 | WEBSITE

The Lake George Outlets offer huge factory direct savings on great brands like LL Bean, Gap, Eddie Bauer, J Crew, Under Armor, Brooks Brothers, just to name a few. Save hundreds with a mobile friendly coupon book which are available digitally from lakegeorgeoutlets.com.

The Fun Spot

1035 U.S. 9, Queensbury, NY 12804 | (518) 792-8989 | WEBSITE

The Fun Spot is the perfect place for the whole family. You can chose from Go-Carts, Laser Tag, Mini-golf, a playground, and roller skating! Fun for the whole family in one area! A day at the Fun Spot makes for a perfect fun-filled day!

Adirondack Brewery

 33 Canada Street, Lake George, NY 12845 | (518) 668-0002 | WEBSITE

The Adirondack Brewery has fresh beer and food for you to enjoy. It makes for a perfect evening out with your friends. Their location in the Southern Adirondacks provides them with an endless source of inspiration for their handcrafted ales!

Love is on Lake George Cruises

Castaway Marina 2546, NY-9L, Queensbury, NY 12804 | (518) 656-7058 | WEBSITE

Love is on Lake George offers private boat cruises on Lake George. You can choose from custom cruises, Dock & Dine, Swim, Boat Rides, and Sunsets. Plus the boat cruises are pet-friendly! The boat can handle up to 10 people so you can enjoy this special opportunity with all of your friends and family!

Love is on Lake George Gifts

Shop 24/7 online | 518-339-6743 | WEBSITE

Love Is on Lake George prides itself on creativity, locally designed and crafted gifts, and customer service. They deliver custom favors, welcome bags, guest books and table décor for events and other occasions. Our official VIP Goodies Sponsor will be providing a Lake George ornament for all Festival VIP ticket holders.

American Oak Distillery Tasting Room

4941 Lake Shore Drive, Bolton Landing, NY 12814 | (518) 240-6076 | WEBSITE

Founded in Bolton Landing in 2018, American Oak Distillery proudly serves American whiskey and bourbon produced from the finest grains. American Oak Distillery has created several, small batch, hand crafted spirits embracing local flavors. They also serve cocktails and wines made locally by Adirondack Winery.

True Brands

1055 N 38th St, Seattle, WA 98103 | (800) 750-8783 | Website

True Brands has all of your gift needs! Our VIP Goodie Bag Sponsor offers products such as wine accessories, bar decorations, beer containers, and so much more!

Lake George Wine Outlet

1476 U.S. 9, Lake George, NY 12845 | WEBSITE

Our official Wineries & Distilleries sponsor, this brand new store specializes in unique wines at discount prices. Located at Log Jam Outlets in the Lake George Outlets off Exit 20 of the I-87 Northway.

Yankee Boating Center

3910 Lake Shore Dr. Diamond Point, NY 12824 | WEBSITE

Yankee Boating Center is a top-selling and top-rated marine dealer and marina operator proudly offering a full line of the highest quality boats for purchase and for rent! Plus, you can utilize the Lake George public docks to get to the festival in a unique and fun way!

Rural Soul Music Studio

90 Broad Street Schuylerville, NY 12871 | WEBSITE

Sharing the joy of music with people of all ages since 2012! Take part in private lessons, group classes, special events and workshops! Rural Soul is also home to EarthBeat Music Shop, which features Wula Drum’s handcrafted drums, percussion, accessories from Guinea and so much more!

Rick’s Bike Shop

368 Ridge Rd, Queensbury, NY 12804 | WEBSITE

Rick’s Bike Shop has been serving the cycling community in the Glens Falls – Lake George area since 1995. They have over 250 high-quality bikes ranging from kids bikes to experienced-level bikes. Additionally, you can shop for accessories and apparel and take advantage of their bike repair services!

Adirondacks Welcome Center

I-87 N (Between Exits 17 &, 18, Queensbury, NY 12804 | WEBSITE

Visit the Adirondacks Welcome Center to learn about this adventure-fueled region! Take a selfie in a chairlift from Gore Mountain or just relax by the faux fireplace with a snack from one of the nine Taste NY vending machines, featuring many local food items! If you’re traveling with kids, their playground is the perfect energy burner! Be sure to check them out before entering Lake Geroge.

Kingpin’s Alley Family Fun Center

166 Saratoga Ave, South Glens Falls, NY 12803 | WEBSITE

Kingpin’s Alley Family Fun Center, is the perfect spot to bring your family when you’re visiting Lake George! Enjoy bowling, the arcade, escape rooms, the sports bar and grill and so much more! Plus, check out their daily specials that run Tuesday-Sunday, so your group can save! In addition, they provide birthday parties, group events, casual open bowling times, and competitive league play. Click here to learn more!

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