Lake George This Week Oct 2-9, 2017

Lake George This Week Oct 2-9, 2017

It’s Octoberfest in Lake George!

FRIDAY 10/6,  5-10 PM ・ SATURDAY 10/7, 12-10 PM ・ SUNDAY 10/8, 12-5 PM

Enjoy one of the best Fall Festivals anywhere with a genuine German themed street fair!  All events are on Canada Street and Shepard Park – just a 5 minute walk from the Georgian Resort.  Click the tab below for more information.  More weather info – scroll to the bottom.

Lake George Octoberfest, Schedule, Links, Info Open/Close CLICK HERE!

It’s Octoberfest in Lake George!

Take a stroll down Canada Street to Shepard Park (5 min. walk) for Octoberfest. All events are Free! Join us for the 7th Annual Lake George Village Oktoberfest and Fall Festival on Friday, October 6th, 2017, through Sunday, October 8th, on Canada Street across from Shepard Park! The heart of Lake George is transformed into a Bavarian-style street fair as we celebrate the arrival of Fall in the Adirondacks.

This FREE ENTRY event includes: Nonstop German & Polka Music, Traditional Dancers, Adirondack Brewery Beer Garden, Local Artisan Vendors, Carnival Rides, Bratwurst, Crafts, Dancing, Knackwurst, Keg Tossing, Weisswurst, Potato Pancakes, Stein Hoisting, Pony Rides, Local Wine, Dancing Chickens, Fall Foliage, and so much more!

LIVE MUSIC SCHEDULE

Friday 10/6 – 5:30PM – 10:00PM – Fritz’s Polka Band
Saturday 10/7 – 12:00PM – 1:30PM – Fritz’s Polka Band 1:30PM – 5:30PM – Herb’s Accord-A-Tones  5:30PM – 10:00PM – Tony’s Polka Band
Sunday 10/8 12:00PM – 5:00PM – Inseldudler

Octoberfest Website CLICK HERE!
Gore Mt. Harvest Fest, Schedule, Links, Info Open/Close CLICK HERE!

Live Music All Weekend!

Hearty Fall Food & Drink Menu

Look for hearty and creative fall fare like Baby Back Ribs, Bacon Mac & Cheeseburger, German Potato Salad, Mac & Cheese, Curry Lentil Cauliflower Soup, Bratwurst, Sausage & Peppers, Turkey Drumsticks, Maple Glazed Donuts, Fried Dough, and Apple & Pumpkin Pies, as well as all of the usual favorites too (chicken, burgers, hot dogs, etc).

Grab a draft or bottled beer from our sundeck bar, relax, and enjoy your day!

We’re featuring Saranac Pumpkin Ale, Long Trail Harvest Ale, Paradox Pilsner, Stella Artois Cidre, Adirondack Octoberfest, Sam Adams Seasonal, Goose Island IPA, Shipyard Pumpkin Head, Budweiser, Bud Light, & Angry Orchard Cider.

Smitty’s Food Tent is serving up festival favorites like fried bananas & oreos, smoothies, orange julius, and fresh lemonade & limeade!

Vendors & Activities Open Saturday & Sunday, 10am-4pm

An Array of Adirondack Artisans!

Browse our slope-side shopping village of 70+ artisans featuring handcrafted items such as furniture and acoustic guitars made of locally reclaimed wood, upcycled book origami, original paintings and photography, all-natural bath & beauty essentials, primitives & Adirondack decor, hand-painted fabrics, knit scarves & accessories, unique handmade jewelry and pottery, specialty food items, and so much more!

Lots of Children’s Entertainment – FREE!

Weekend Schedule

Saturday, October 7

10am-12pm Live music from Last Daze
10am-2pm Family Mini Golf Tournament (register your scorecard at the Gore table inside, winner announced at 2:15pm)
11am-12pm Trick-or-Treat Scavenger Hunt (register at the Gore table inside)
12-4pm Live music from Raisinhead
12pm Meet Professor McGonagall from Harry Potter!
12-1pm Lego “Build-It” Competition for Kids (ages 3+)- inside near the Gore table.
1pm Make Your Own Hiking Stick for Kids- lower level of base lodge
1:30pm Nature Hike for Kids
2:30-3:30pm Pumpkin Field Games for Kids- please check back for location.

Sunday, October 8

10am-12pm Live music from Mitch Frasier
11am-1pm Guess How Many Candy Corns? for Kids- winner announced at 1:30pm.
11am-12pm Pumpkin Field Games for Kids- please check back for location.
12-4pm Live music from Council Fire
12pm The Wicked Witch of the West will be strolling the festival grounds!  Don’t worry, she’ll be in a friendly mood today.
12-1pm Lego “Build-It” Competition for Kids (ages 3+)- inside near the Gore information table
1-2pm Poster Coloring Craft for Kids- inside near the Gore information table
2pm Halloween Egg Hunt- on The Arena
2:30-3:30pm Pumpkin Field Games for Kids- please check back for location.

Gore Mountain Website CLICK HERE!
West Mt. Fall festival, Schedule, Links, Info Open/Close CLICK HERE!

West Mt. Fall Festival!

West Mountain presents its third annual Fall Festival this October! The Fall Festival will be full of fall favorites, like candy apples, apple cider, pumpkin carving and more! We will have plenty activities for children including a petting zoo, pony rides, scenic chairlift tours, pumpkin painting/carving and of course our Haunted Hayrides!

Festival Dates & Times:

  • Fri. October 6th (5-10pm), Sat. October 7th (12-10pm), Sun. October 8th (12-5pm)
  • Fri. October 13th (5-10pm), Sat. October 14th (12-10pm), Sun. October 15th (12-5pm)

Festival Activities:

  • Haunted Hayrides
  • Scenic Chairlift Rides
  • Costume Bike Race
  • Live Music
  • Best Costume Contest
  • Fall gourds and pumpkins for sale
  • A vendor area with local vendors displaying merchandise for sale
  • Pumpkin Carving Contest
  • Petting Zoo and Pony Rides
  • Children’s activities including a FREE bounce house
  • Zorbing!!
West Mountain Website CLICK HERE!
West Mountain Directions CLICK HERE!

At The Georgian

Giovanna's On The Lake The Georgian Lakeside Resort, Lake George, NYOpen for Dinner Service at Giovanna’s Thursday, Friday and Saturday – 5-9PM.  Breakfast in Giovanna’s Daily 7:30-11AM
Cabana Bar, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday  11AM-11PM and Sunday 11AM-4PM.  Join us for Happy Hour – ALL DAY LONG!

More Great Area Events and Activities!

Fright Fest at Six Flags Great Escape! Info Open/Close CLICK HERE!
Fright Fest, presented by SNICKERS®, is back for select days September 30-October 29 at The Great Escape.
It’s a spooky time of year as zombies and ghouls take over the park. Enjoy thrills and activities for the whole family throughout the day and come back for a truly frightening evening of fun after the sun goes down. Fright Fest offers a wide variety of places to get your scare on including several haunted houses and scare zones located throughout the park. The stuff of nightmares lurk around every corner as the dark of night washes over the park. The ghouls are set free for their daily hunting rituals. BEWARE! There is no place to hide! Six Flags Great Escape Website CLICK HERE!
Ft. Ticonderoga - Corn Maze, opens for the season! Click tab to open.

Fort Ticonderoga’s Heroic Maze:

A Corn Maze Adventure 2017! Can you conquer our corn maze? Share time with family and friends while exploring our unique corn maze designed in the shape of the Fort. Getting lost in this life-size puzzle is part of the fun as you look for history clues among towering stalks of corn! Winding paths will confuse and delight young and old alike.

September 2- October 15, 2017
10 am – 5 pm (Last entry 4:30 pm) Saturdays & Sundays only.

September 7 – October 15, 2017
10 am – 2 pm (Last entry 1:30 pm) Thursdays & Fridays for group reservations only.
Advanced reservations required for groups – Minimum of 15 people – Group admission plus $4 additional fee per person applies.

Also open Labor Day (Monday, September 4, 2017) and Columbus Day (Monday, October 9, 2017).

Fort Ticonderoga Website CLICK HERE!
NEW! Revolution Rail - Rail Bike Tours - 30 min. away! CLICK HERE!
This is the area’s newest attraction – Revolution Rail – rail bike tours along the Upper Hudson River in North Creek. Just 30 minutes away in North Creek.  Trips Daily! Revolution Rail 3 Railroad Place, North Creek, NY 12583 |  518-251-2345

Revolution Rail Website CLICK HERE!
Gore Mt. Gondola, Garnet Mine Tours, More in North Creek CLICK HERE!
Gore Mt. Ski Center operates their Gondola during the Fall Foliage Season on Saturday and Sunday thru October 8 (no Columbus Day). Don’t miss their Harvest Festival Oct. 7 & 8.

Gore Mountain Website CLICK HERE! Garnet Mine Tours Website CLICK HERE!

Find More Activities and Attractions select a page below…

Adventure Page – Raft, Tube, Zip-Lines Hike/Bike/Nature Page
Activities On Lake George Activities in LG Village In The Area Golf More Fall Events and Packages! CLICK HERE

Listen to the Podcast – Outdoor Conditions in The Adirondacks – courtesy of North Country Public Radio and The Adirondack Almanack

Weather For Lake George Click Here

Reservation or Information 518-668-5401 Ext. 0 

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