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Lake George Area Winterfest

Lake George Area

New for this year, the event will take place on select dates from December 27-March 11. When you select an activity for your wristband, you will be given a selection of dates to choose from.

If you have any questions or feedback, please email: lakegeorgewinterfest@gmail.com

This event features exciting outdoor winter events all while you dine and relax in the Lake George Area! It's easy to get started, just pick the Winterfest Wristband with the activity you'd like to try (There are wristbands for adults and kids) choose the day/time that best suits your schedule, and you'll be mailed a wristband and ticket for the activity. You must order your wristband by Sunday, to get it in time for the upcoming weekend.

Lake George Area Winterfest Wristbands:

  • Adirondack Sleigh Rides - Enjoy an afternoon ride through a winter wonderland of snowy forests and fields. With sleigh bells ringing and wool blankets keeping you warm, you’ll travel to a gorgeous ridge with a view of the high peaks, followed by a stop offering hot chocolate and s'mores over an open fire! Wristbands can be purchased here.
  • Dog Sled Ride - Sit on a sled, cover yourself with flannel blankets, and get ready to take in the snow-covered Adirondacks vistas. Wristbands can be purchased here.
  • Snowmobile Tour - Snowmobile tours are offered by C+C Snowmobile Tours based out of Chestertown, NY. They are highly regarded and offer experiences for novices and experts. Wristbands can be purchased here.
  • Tubing Package - The tubing park at West Mountain has four-six upper lanes and six-eight lower lanes all accessible by the moving magic carpet ride. Simply hop on with your tube and let the moving magic carpet take you uphill to the starting point. Friday nights under the lights, or midweek during the day. Wristbands can be purchased here.
  • Axe Throwing - Your one hour axe throwing experience is offered by Adirondack Axe located in Aviation Mall. Wristbands can be purchased here.
  • Cross Country Skiing Package - Your full day rental package takes place at the beautiful Garnet Hill Lodge's Outdoor Center in North River. This is an all day package. The trail system ticket is included, and is large and groomed. Wristbands for adults can be purchased here, wristbands for children ages 6-10 can be purchased here, and wristbands for youth ages 11-17 can be purchased here.
  • Snowshoeing Adventure - This experience takes place at Garnet Hill Lodge's Outdoor Center in North River. It’s a fun and enjoyable walk through their large and groomed snowy trail system. This is an afternoon package and includes all the snowshoe equipment you’ll need (snowshoes and poles). Wristbands can be purchased here.
  • No Additional Activity (Described below)

The No Additional Activity wristband, that is available here, includes the following benefits (Wristbands WITH activities also receive these benefits):

  • Horse Drawn Carriages - at no additional cost you can flash your wristband and hop in for a ride around Lake George, Saturdays 12:00pm - 6:00pm.
  • Hot Chocolate Stations - Many local businesses will hand you a cup of hot chocolate when you flash your wristband!
  • Big Hotel Discounts - The wristband will give you 15% off hotel rooms rooms at many hotels in the Lake George Area.
  • Great Restaurant Discounts - Many local restaurants will offer a 10% discount to wristband holders. Just look out for the Winterfest logo in the window!