Lake George Winter Carnival 2022 - 2nd Weekend

Shepard Park : Canada St, Lake George, NY  12845

Join us for the second weekend of the 60th Lake George Winter Carnival, which continues every weekend in February.

Saturday, Feb 12th

CANCELED - 11-4 PM Sanctioned Car Races on the Lake

Come to watch the cars on the ice and see who gets the checkered flag!! Hosted by: Lake George Lanes & Games

Info: Dave Burnham (518)875-6956

9AM ATV Poker Run

ATV’s must be registered and insured, bring your driver’s license. Sponsored by:LGWC Registration 9-11:30am BeeBob's Back Street BBQ-Info call: (518) 685-5027

12:30 PM till gone! BBQ Cook Off

Yum-Yum, BBQ! Come try what BBQ creations our Lake George restaurants have come up with and vote for your favorite! $Fee -Shepard Park Amphitheater


12-3 PM Ice Diving Demonstration

This event is "Ice Dependent"; check our Facebook page for changes/cancellations. Located off of Shepard Park Beach Presented by: Kraken Scuba & Waterhorse Adventures

2-4 PM MYO Snow Tie-Dyed LGWC T-Shirts

A family favorite and such a unique experience using tie-dye and Lake George snow! A fun and creative time that always ends with a surprise when you reveal your work of art! $Fee While supplies and snow last! Souvenir Tent Shepard Park

5:30-til No ‘mores! S’mores in the Park

Come and enjoy ewy gooey S’mores while keeping warm by the fires! All are welcome and best of all they are FREE! Shepard Park Amphitheater

5:30-til gone Hot Chocolate Bar

This has become a LGWC must do! Not only do you get a LGWC Souvenir mug, but you also get to put all your favorite toppings on your Hot Chocolate!!
$Fee Shepard Park Amphitheater


7 PM Fireworks by SANTORE!

An amazing and beautiful event-there is nothing more spectacular than watching fireworks over the ice of our Queen of lakes!!

Sunday, Feb 13th

CANCELED - 11-4 PM Sanctioned Car Races on the Lake

Come to watch the cars on the ice and see who gets the checkered flag!! Hosted by: Lake George Lanes & Games

Info: Dave Burnham (518)875-6956

12 PM-til gone! ‘Sundae’ Fun-day & Karaoke/Open Mic

There is nothing better than ice crème with all your favorite toppings on a Sunday afternoon and best of all It’s FREE! A Big THANK YOU to our friends at Stewart’s Shops!! While you are there, grab the mic and sing your heart out!! This is always great family fun time! All are welcome! Bring your instrument or sing along with our friends LG Live Karaoke! Shepard Park Amphitheater

2 PM Sunday Warm Up-Keg Toss

Come and test your strength! Do you have what it takes to be crowned this weekend’s winner? $50 Gift Cert. to win! All ages welcome!
Sponsored by: Blue Thirty-Two
Sign up’s at souvenir tent Shepard Park Beach by 1:45!

3-4 PM "Do You Wanna Build a Snowman" Contest

A great event for the whole family - let your creativity roll! Compete with others to build the coolest snowman! You are given a “snowman kit” and 30 min. to build your snowman! Judging will take place and the winners will claim their prizes & be crowned the "2022 LGWC Best Snowman Builder’s”! $Fee Limited Kits available.
LGWC Souvenir Tent- Shepard Park

Both days — Double the fun!!

(All Day) Bonfire on the Beach

Visit us to get warm on the beach in Shepard Park!

12 PM Cornhole Games

Grab some friends and head out for a game or two of cornhole! Hosted by: Blue Thirty-Two (518)685-3539

12 PM Wood Carving Demos by: “Woodchuck” the carver

Come and be amazed by the artistic creations that are made out of local trees from our very own Adirondacks-Shepard Park

12-3 PM Children’s Activities

A variety of arts/crafts & games to occupy the kiddos!
Shepard Park, additional locations TBD

12-3 PM Pony Rides

(Fee $) located in Shepard Park

12-4 PM Dog Sled Ride’s

($Fee) on ice off of Shepard Park

2 PM L.G. Dog’s Got Talent Contest

Something for all of our furry friends!! Enter your furry friend in this LGWC crowd favorite! Prizes for those that get the most APAWS! Hosted by: The Dog Cabin

3 PM Polar Plunge

YUP! We here at the LGWC challenge you to plunge into the frigid waters of LG!! Think you can handle it?? If so make sure to register and don’t forget your camera and towel! Plunge and registration held @ Souvenir tent in Shepard Park

Helicopter Rides

What’s better than the view from a Helicopter over LG?? (Fee$$) Info: Bruce (518)361-1380 located on the ice

Horse Drawn Carriage/Sleigh Rides with Time to Remember

Canada Street (Fee $) Info: Tina (518)321-5539

**We ask that you please adhere to all COVID-19 CDC guidelines while visiting us at the LGWC!

Please note that some activities and events are subject to change due to weather conditions.  Please visit the Lake George Winter Carnival Facebook page for up to date information.

Click here to visit the Lake George Winter Carnival Facebook page for updates!