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!  Check out our top recommendations for Things To Do while in the Lake George Area.

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Adirondack Winery Tasting Rooms

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

For 15 years, Adirondack Winery (our presenting sponsor) has been a top-rated attraction in Lake George. With over 45 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 sourced cheeses and chocolates on their many elaborate charcuterie boards, sip on a wine cocktail, chill out with a wine slushie (non-alcoholic options available), or local beer/cider, shop the store’s unique gift selection & more!

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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.

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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!

Adirondack Kayak Co

1849 State Rt 9, Lake George, NY 12845 | (518) 409-4851 | WEBSITE

At Adirondack Kayak Company, our goal is to be the very best Kayak and Paddleboard rental service in the southern Adirondacks. We offer great value, personalized services, and convenient rentals to all of our customers. We provide all the best equipment at affordable prices. Check out our selection online or give us a call today!

American Oak Distillery

4941 Lake Shore Dr. Bolton Landing, NY 12814 (518)-796-4204  WEBSITE

American Oak Distillery was founded in 2018 in beautiful Bolton Landing, NY. We proudly produce American Whiskey & Bourbon, best enjoyed on the lake, in the woods or preferably in front of a fire. Our whiskey is produced from the finest New York State grains, with the influence of the Adirondack Mountains, its hardwoods and pristine waters. Visit The Oak Room: By American Oak Distillery to experience it for yourself.

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!

TJ Clancy Magic


Enjoy live entertainment acts that will be roaming the festival, like TJ Clancy. Better yet, performances and acts are all included with your ticket!

He will be doing “wandering magic” including sleight of hand, mentalism, wine glass tricks, & more!

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!

Lake George Waterfront Cruises

2 Kurosaka Lane Lake George, NY 12845 | 518-668-4644 | WEBSITE

Tour Lake George the right way; from a baot! Waterfront Boat Cruises offers historic sightseeing cruises, bay cruises, happy hour cruises, cocktail hour cruises, sunset cruises, dinner cruises, firework cruises and boxed lunch cruises. The complete boating schedule can be found on their website, and runs until September.

Adirondack 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.

Lake George Music Festival

7 Stone Pine Lane Queensbury, New York 12804 | 518-791-5089 | WEBSITE

The Lake George Music Festival offers performers and audiences alike the opportunity to experience exceptional classical music within a historic and picturesque setting. The two weeks of chamber music and orchestral concerts highlight new compositions and traditional masterworks performed by a roster of established professionals and emerging artists.  Make the Lake George Music Festival your own artist retreat and experience for yourself the twenty-first-century blossoming of classical and new music.

Lake George Waterfront Boat Rentals

2 Kurosaka Lane Lake George, NY 12845  518-668-4644 WEBSITE

Relax and enjoy Lake George, as it should be… on the water! Boat Rentals are available through early October. BRAND NEW 2023 20′ PONTOONS AVAILABLE FOR DAILY RENT! No refunds. If rainy or customer has need for cancelation, a credit will be issued that can be used at your convenience.

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 Partner: Warren County Tourism

Partner: Warren County Tourism

 Platinum Sponsor: Mannix Marketing - LakeGeorge.com

Platinum Sponsor: Mannix Marketing - LakeGeorge.com