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Goodbye Cabin Fever

Posted: 3/10/2020

Goodbye Cabin Fever

UPDATE: Please call individual maple farms before you go to see if they are open. All other events listed below are going on as planned with extra sanitary precautions.

Say goodbye to cabin fever this weekend and say hello to beautiful weather and endless activities. This weekend, in the Lake George Area, there are plenty of options to get you out of the house. 

Maple, Maple, & More Maple

It’s maple month in New York. If you love all things maple, we have some activities to watch out for this weekend. Starting out the weekend on Friday, March 13th, head over to the Adirondacks Welcome Center, located between exits 17 and 18 on the Northway for a maple milk sampling, produced by Bunker Hill Creamery from Washington County. While you are there, make sure to look out for some other tasty maple treats made locally in the vending machines.

Saturday March 14th kicks off the first weekend of Thurman Maple Days! Thurman Maple Days features maple farms of various sizes using a variety of techniques from classic to industrial to boil sap down to delicious maple syrup. During these three weekends in March, (March 14,15; March 21,22 and March 28,29) you’ll get a chance to tour four local maple farms including three of the largest in Warren County —Hidden Hollow, Valley Road, and Toad Hill. 

Mud St. Maple, a newer producer known for unique products such as bourbon maple syrup will also be open for tours during these three weekends.

You’ll also get the chance to visit Nettle Meadow, an award winning goat and sheep cheese producer, find all-natural and organic items at Blackberry Hill Farm or even Peru Llama Farm for demonstrations, samplings and wagon rides. Stop into Valley Road Maple Farm for a pancake breakfast from 9am till 1pm each day serving regular and gluten free pancakes and Oscar’s sausages and drinks. 

On Saturday March 14th, enjoy dinner at the 60th Maple Jack Wax Party, starting at 3pm, at the Town Hall with live music, raffles and more with proceeds going to the American Cancer Society! (Jack Wax pictured above!)

Click the following link for more information and to see how you can win a prize! https://lakegeorgechamber.com/events/thurman-maple-days/

Ice Cream!

Saturday marks Martha’s Dandee Creme’s 2020 opening day! Martha’s has been serving delicious ice cream for generations, and is everyone's favorite ice cream destination. Stop in for ice cream or even a bite to eat, a must-stop destination for all locals and tourists alike, or you are sure to be missing out!

Sham “Rock” The Block

Come celebrate St. Patrick's Day right here in Lake George this weekend with something going on for everyone. With festivities starting on Saturday, you can find horse rides, bounce houses, scavenger hunts, keg toss contests and more with live music and fire pits to warm up. Enjoy a delicious corned beef dinner at Duffy’s Tavern for just $12.95 friday thru tuesday. 

For a full list of activities visit https://lakegeorgechamber.com/events/  or for more information call 518-668-5323.

Pot of Gold

Stop by Adirondack Winery for a wine tasting and a chance to win up to $500 in prizes including a FREE case of wine!

The Pot of Gold is back for a second go around, and this year, even more prizes are up for grabs, including Tasting Voucher certificates, wine accessories, and the grand prize – a FREE CASE OF WINE!

Stop by any day from Friday through Tuesday (St. Patrick’s Day itself) and make any purchase, including a wine tasting, for a chance to pull a prize from the Pot of Gold.

Click here for more information https://lakegeorgechamber.com/events/pot-of-gold-weekend-at-adk-winery/


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