Week Ending Aug 5th
Lake George Events!
Start out on Friday – The Last of the Mohicans Outdoor Drama – at the Wild West Ranch on Rt. 9 a couple of miles south of the Village. This was a big success last Summer and this year there will be performances July 27 to August 18. This weekend there are performances Friday and Saturday. Visit their website for additional information about tickets and times.
Some more history – visit Fort Ticonderoga for Living History Weekend Aug 4 & 5 – 1759 Relief & Refit. Experience British Army life in 1759 ~ See life in the British Army fighting on the frontier for both British regulars & American provincial soldiers. Visit the Ft. Ticonderoga website for more information.
4 on 4 Beach Volleyball – You need to preregister to play – but come and cheer on the Georgian team! Sunday August 5th Million Dollar State Beach, Beach Rd., Lake George ~ 8 AM ~ Lots of fun in the sun ~ Men, Women & Co-ed divisions for all levels of play ~ Prizes, T-shirts
Six Flags Great Escape and Splashwater Kingdom – Next week August 6-12 is Heroes Week. Free admission to the park will be offered to military personnel, teachers, police & corrections officers, fire departments, nurses & EMS, just show occupational ID at main gate.
This weekend features our own ELVIS! Tribute Show with Drew Polsun and the Fascinations backed up by the Patch it up Band – right here in the Terrace Room – Saturday 6-11PM. More information here.
Start the weekend off right – relax on the Patio here at the Georgian with music by Spellbound 5:30 – 9:30 then the Village Fireworks at 9:30PM. Friday evening features Lyl Harper – with awesome Caribbean Music 5-9PM then Dr. Kildean in Giovanna’s at 8PM. Enjoy Chuck Kelsey on the Patio Saturday 5-9PM. Visit the Georgian Entertainment Page for more info on our artists.
There is lots more music just a short walk from the Georgian in the Bandstand at Shepard Park. Coming up this week and weekend is Wed. 7:30PM Paul Cebar singer/songwriter/guitarist from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. His band, Tomorrow Sound, uses drums, percussion, bass, guitars, horns & keyboards-a rock format drawing from sounds around the world. Hear him on You Tube. More music Thursday 7PM at Shepard Park – with a Community Band Concert – Friday enjoy 7 PM ~ “Rev Tor Band” – Berkshire Rock & Roll. More information at Lake George Arts Project.
Saratoga Racetrack Aug 1-5
Start on Thursday – August 2nd at the Track – Mid Summer St. Patrick’s Day Celebration. Enjoy traditional Irish food and drink while taking in Irish music and dance from the Orange County AOH Pipe and Drums and the Boland School of Dance. Family Fun Fridays are held every Friday – lots of fun! On Sunday August 5th enjoy a great Wine Event and take in the races – Galloping Grapes – A New York wine event at the Track! Come and sample some of New York’s best wines. Galloping Grapes is held in the backyard and tickets costs $10 in advance and $15 day of. Proceeds will help benefit the Times Union Hope Fund.
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