Aug
13
Sat
Rock The Lake @ Charles R Wood Park
Aug 13 @ 12:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Rock The Lake @ Charles R Wood Park

Join Us at the beautiful festival commons in the heart of Lake George for a Rockin’ journey back in time with tribute covers from your favorite bands with classic hits from the Tom Petty Stevie Nicks tribute, kiss, Journey, and even some Dave Matthews band for those 90’s music lovers. This is a family-friendly event and kids under 12 are FREE so bring everyone who wants to rock, enjoy craft beverages, good food, and a FUN atmosphere.

Activities include :

– Live Music with 2 stages.

– Specialty Vendor Shopping

– Food / Beverages

– Beer Tent

– Kids bounce village

– VIP tickets include a VIP tent with a cash bar, a meet & greet with the bands. Learn more at E1present.com

Check out the main stage itinerary:

12:30 – 2 pm: The Broken Hearted – Tom Petty / Stevie Nicks tribute

2:30 – 3:30 pm: Proudest Monkeys – Dave Matthews Tribute

4 – 5 pm: The Ultimate Journey Experience BY LEGEND

5:30 – 6:30 pm: The Lynrd Skynrd Experience

7 – 8:15 pm: KISStory – The Kiss Tribute Band

Looking for a little more excitement join us as VIP status and enjoy all the perks like meeting the bands getting your picture was taken, a private cash bar, VIP tent w/ special merchandise. Check out E1Presents for ticket options and more info.

https://e1presents.com/rock-the-lake-2022

Aug
19
Fri
Lake George BBQ Festival @ Charles R Wood Park
Aug 19 @ 3:00 pm – Aug 21 @ 9:00 pm

DESCRIPTION 

The Festival is a 3-day event from Friday through Sunday. The beautiful Charles R Wood Park is a short walk to the Village Center and the Million Dollar Beach. Make it a full summer day or weekend enjoying all that Lake George has to offer during this lovely time of year in the Adirondacks.

ACTIVITIES

  • Festival Food and Beverages
  • This Festival puts a special emphasis on Food and Music. Enjoy refreshing beverages perfect for a summer day. The standalone Beer and Wine offers local domestic and craft-brewed options with a great choice for every taste.
  • Live Music
  • At this Festival the music will be presented on the BIG stage with big sound. In 2021 the music focus was on the Blues and we headlined Sly Fox and the Hustlers and were privileged to have the George Boone Band and others. 
  • Marketplace
  • The Festival offers a marketplace of about 30 exhibitors selling both handmade and resold items. A portion of the marketplace includes specialty foods and wine and spirits sold by local and regional entrepreneurs. 
  • Kids’ Activities
  • We’ll have great activities for the kids, such as pony rides, a bounce zone, farm animals, and cold delicious drinks.

 

Sep
2
Fri
Adirondack Independence Music Festival @ Charles R Wood Park
Sep 2 – Sep 4 all-day
Adirondack Independence Music Festival @ Charles R Wood Park

Adirondack Independence Music Festival

This three-day, multi-band event will feature several of the premiere touring bands currently on the festival circuit. Located at the beautiful Charles R. Wood Festival Commons in the heart of Lake George, NY, the festival prides itself on high-quality production and an amazing atmosphere that is suitable for all ages.

For ticket pricing and information, please visit here: https://adkmusicfest.com/lineup/ 

See you there!

General Rules

  • Gates open each day at 1:30pm, music starts at 2:30pm
  • Absolutely no refunds – No exceptions (other than cancellation of the event)
  • Event is rain or shine
  • Re-entry permitted with festival wristband
  • Children 12 & Under are free (must be with parent or legal guardian)
  • No Pets
  • No coolers
  • No outside food or drinks
  • One (1) unopened water or one (1) empty plastic drinking bottle allowed per person as well as special needs food items.
  • No fireworks
  • No weapons or self-defense products allowed
  • Lawn / camping chairs are allowed (unbagged only)
  • No EZ Ups or tents

About Charles R. Wood Park

The Charles R. Wood Park is a 12.5-acre area and home to the Festival Commons, located on Beach Road at the southern tip of Lake George. The park features the 2.5-acre festival space, an ideal location for special events as it is a multi-purpose facility, accessible year-round. The park has a children’s adventure playground, an environmental interpretive area, an interactive water feature, and a skatepark.

Directions:

Take I-87 to Exit 21 (Lake George Village): follow the signs pointing toward Lake George Village. The Festival Space is 1.5 miles up U.S. 9 on the right.

Sep
8
Thu
Adirondack Nationals Car Show @ Charles. R Wood Park
Sep 8 @ 12:00 pm – Sep 11 @ 10:00 pm

Hear the roars of the thundering engines –  The 33rd Annual Adirondack Nationals Car Show is here!

The Adirondack Nationals Car Show, brought to us by Albany Rods and Kustoms, is a cannot-miss, family-friendly car show! People bring their classic cars to Fort William Henry Hotel & Conference Center in Lake George Village every year to be admired and in hopes of winning the ultimate prize! Spectators love strolling row-after-row of amazing cars, trucks, and more. This Lake George car show stars hundreds of beautiful classic cars, hot rods, trucks, customs, and more!

The festival area is a paradise for true car aficionados. Here they’ll find automotive related items like parts, equipment, services, and much more.

Cruises on Canada Street Friday and Saturday are a sight to see! Lake George Village is transformed into a sea of hot rods, classic trucks, customs, and more! Either show your own registered car off, or watch classic cars of every make, model, and color cruise Canada Street. Cruises run north to south on Canada Street, then back the way they came.

The Adirondack Nationals Car Show Award Ceremony is held behind the Fort William Henry in the veranda. Come show support for the winners and see if your favorite vehicles took home an award! Awards include the Senior Winners, Favorite 50 Cars, Favorite Corvette Award, Favorite Mustang Award, President’s Pick Award, Ladies’ Choice, Sheriff’s Pick, and over two dozen more!

Not into cars? You’ll still love the car show! There are all kinds of family activities, a Women’s Oasis, a kid’s coloring contest, fireworks, 50/50 raffles, plenty of vendors, DJ music all day long, tours of the Fort William Henry Museum, free trolleys to the Factory Outlets of Lake George, and lots more.

The 50/50 raffle is held twice a day on both Saturday and Sunday. Raffle tickets are only $5.00! Winners will be announced during the award ceremonies, and you must be present to win. All proceeds are given to charity.

The children’s coloring activity is perfect for kids 12 and under who want to take a break from all of the cars. Kids color their favorite cars ! Held in the rear of the hotel overlooking the lake on Saturday from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm.

Please do not bring your dogs – it’s a safety policy in the interest of your “best friend” and the public.
NO DRONES – flying of any motorized object is prohibited on Fort William Henry property.

The 2021 show vehicle Registration is now CLOSED. See you all at the show!

 

Below is the schedule from 2021 to give you an idea of what to expect for 2022’s 33rd Annual Adirondack Nationals!

Thursday

Kick-Off Party & Opening Celebrations:

  • Registration – 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Register your ride at the Fort William Henry Hotel & Conference Center main entrance. Registration for pre-registered vehicles: Pre-registered vehicles will receive the 32nd Annual Adirondack Nationals window sticker and will be parked on the grounds by club staff. Window Sticker must stay present on vehicle for early entry on Saturday.
  • Spectator Gates – 12:00pm – 5:00pm – $15 for the weekend
  • Kick-Off Party – 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm – You don’t want to miss this spooky party! The 2019 Nationals kick-off party theme is Halloween. Dress up and get ready to dance.
Friday

Friday’s Adirondack Nationals Event Line Up:

  • Registration – 7:00 am – 6:00 pm – Register your ride at the Fort William Henry Hotel & Conference Center main entrance. Registration for pre-registered vehicles: Pre-registered vehicles will receive the 32nd Annual Adirondack Nationals window sticker and will be parked on the grounds by club staff. Window Sticker must stay present on vehicle for early entry on Saturday.
  • Spectator Gates – 7:00am – 5:00pm – $15 for the weekend
  • Women’s Oasis Vendors – 7:00 am – 5:00 pm – Browse non-automotive vendors offering a variety of items. This is a perfect place to take a break from the cars! Located in the Fort William Henry Conference Center and in the Towers Hall building.
  • Celebrities in Towers Hall – 10:00am – 12:00pm
  • Celebrities in Towers Hall – 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • Shuttles to the Factory Outlets – 10:00 am – 4:00 pm – Get your shopping fix at the Factory Outlets of Lake George. Shuttles leave every half-hour from the sidewalk next to the Adirondack Pub & Brewery.
  • First Round of 50/50 Winner Announced – Noon – This is the first drawing. Must be present to win!
  • Second Round of 50/50 Winners Announced – 4:30 pm – This is the second drawing. Must be present to win!
  • Cruisin’ on Canada Street – 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm – Get in your car and cruise Lake George Village or hang out on the sidewalks and enjoy the show!

Additional Services & Information:

  • DJ Playing Tunes – Listen to music all day long.
  • Vendor Area in the Lower Lot – Browse the vendors all day long. Vendors are geared towards automotive items such as parts, equipment, and services. Located on Westbrook Road.
  • Show ‘n’ Shine – All day long.
Saturday

Saturday’s Adirondack Nationals Event Line Up:

  • Check-in for Registered Cars – 7:00 am – 9:00 am – Must have window stickers. Drive through the Fort William Henry’s main entrance. Cars must arrive by 9:00 am or risk losing their space!
  • Check-in for Pre-Registered Cars – 7:00 am – 9:00 am – Pre-registered, non-stickered cars must drive through registration on Fort George Road to receive a sticker. Cars must arrive by 9:00 am or risk losing their space!
  • Spectator Gates – 7:00am – 5:00pm – $15 for the weekend
  • Women’s Oasis Vendors – 7:00 am – 5:00 pm – Located in the Fort William Henry Conference Center.
  • Open Registration – 9:00 am – FULL LOT – Unregistered cars can attempt to register on Fort George Road until space is full.
  • Shuttles to the Factory Outlets – 10:00 am – 4:00 pm – Get your shopping fix at the Factory Outlets of Lake George. Shuttles leave every half-hour from the sidewalk next to the Adirondack Pub & Brewery.
  • WCKM Live Broadcast – 10:00 am – Noon – WCKM will be broadcasting live.
  • Children’s Coloring Activity – 10:00 am – Kids can join the coloring activity in the rear of the Fort William Henry Hotel overlooking the lake.
  • First Round of 50/50 Raffle Winner Announced – Noon – This is the first drawing.
  • Second Round of 50/50 Raffle Winner/Contest Winners Announced – 4:00 pm – This is the second drawing.
  • Awards Presentation – 4:00 pm – Don’t miss the awards show! Raffle and contest winners will be announced.
  • Cruisin’ on Canada Street – 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm – Get in your car and cruise Lake George Village or hang out on the sidewalks and enjoy the show!

Additional Services & Information:

  • DJ Playing Tunes – Listen to music all day long.
  • Vendor Area in the Lower Lot – Browse the vendors all day long. Vendors are geared towards automotive items such as parts, equipment, and services. Located on Westbrook Road.
  • Show ‘n’ Shine – All day long.
Sunday

Sunday’s Adirondack Nationals Event Line Up:

  • Women’s Oasis Vendors – 8:00 am – Noon – Browse non-automotive vendors offering a variety of items. This is a perfect place to take a break from the cars! Located in the Fort William Henry Conference Center and in the Towers Hall building.
  • Vendor Area in the Lower Lot – 8:00 am – Noon – Browse the vendors before going home. Vendors are geared towards automotive items such as parts, equipment, and services. Located on Westbrook Road.
  • Winner’s Circle Car Show Awards Ceremony – 9:00 am – Noon – Watch the ceremony in front of the Fort William Henry Hotel. There will also be a bonus competition, open to the public, for all of Saturday’s award winners. Fort William Henry will choose a winner to receive a complimentary award package.