3 Lake George Winter Events You Have to Experience

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 is a little rundown of what’s going on in Lake George the next two months!

Cheese Lover’s Weekend at Adirondack Winery

Adirondack Winery is hosting the cheesiest event in town this January – but don’t worry, it’s going to be such a gouda time!

Come celebrate National Cheese Lover’s Day (without spending a ton of Cheddar) at Adirondack Winery Friday, January 17th thru Monday, January 20th! They are offering cheese-related specials all weekend long including a special Ultimate Cheese Lover’s Wine Tasting for 2, which features 8 samples of their wines and a slate plate full of locally sourced cheeses. Shop their huge selection of local cheese and enjoy 20% off the cheese you take home! Plus, they are offering free samples of cheese in store so you can try before you buy! They’ll even have Nettle Meadow Farm – one of our festival vendors! – in store on Saturday, January 18th from 2-5 pm serving up samples of their most popular cheeses.

You can also warm up with a hot wine cocktail and browse their huge selection of wine accessories and gifts too!

If you like cheese, and you like wine, you’re going to LOVE this! Go to adkwinery.com/events for more information.

Ice Bars in Lake George

Experience one of the hottest trends in Lake George this winter!  For a limited time only, attractions in and around Lake George display beautiful ice sculptures that range from bars, seating, glasses and props that are carved out of thousands of pounds of ice! Sip on some pretty cool cocktails while listening to live music and then warm up by outdoor fire pits. Every ice bar brings a experience in their own special way and are a great weekend activity for you and your friends! Below find a list of a popular ice bars and their dates around Lake George!

For more information on ice bars visit our lakegeorge.com – brought to you by our Preferred Digital Marketing Sponsor, Mannix Marketing. 

Winter Carnival

Winter Carnival is a month-long celebration taken place at the Village of Lake George, every weekend in February. It is the perfect family-friendly event that everyone will enjoy! Experience the beauties 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! You can view the complete list of events on lakegeorge.com 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!

If you never experienced Lake George in the winter, now is the time! So gather up your friends and start planning your visit. Take advantage of the beauties of Lake George in the wintertime because before you know it summer will arrive! With that said – remember to purchase your tickets to the 2020 Adirondack Wine and Food Festival on June 27th – 28th! You can save BIG on tickets by clicking the button below.