Upcoming 2019 Can’t Miss Lake George Events!

February 25th, 2019 - Filed under Day Trips Near Lake George, Events, Newsletters
Albany Tulip Festival

Albany Tulip Festival

Get ready for the 2019 season at Lake George Escape! LGE is the perfect place to be your home base for any events you want to visit in 2019 and beyond! It’s never too early to start planning for all the fun events, you won’t want to miss, in the Lake George area and surrounding towns!

Albany Tulip Festival, May 11-12, 2019

Come on out to Washington Park the weekend of May 11-12 for the 71st Annual Albany Tulip Festival! This incredible spring event features annual traditions “rooted in the city’s rich Dutch heritage.” 140,000 tulips in 150 varieties will be showcased at the historic 81-acre Washington Park. There will also be plenty of activities for visitors, including about one hundred artisans selling their handmade crafts, a fine arts show, food vendors, and world-class live entertainment on two stages. A must-see event includes the traditional street scrubbing and the Royal Tulip Ball that’s held to raise funds for an Albany-based nonprofit. The Albany Tulip Festival is a spring event that you don’t want to miss! Visit albanyevents.org for more information.

Americade Motorcycle Rally

Americade Motorcycle Rally

Americade Motorcycle Rally June 4-8, 2019

Motorcycle riders from all over the world come to Lake George to attend Americade to ride their bikes through the Adirondacks and connect with other motorcyclists. Events include anything a biker could enjoy – from a huge expo featuring parts, clothes, and anything else you could need, a music festival, demonstrations, plus guided and unguided rides throughout the Adirondack region. Be sure to make Lake George Escape your home base for Americade – right in the middle of the action! For details, visit americade.com/.

Saratoga Balloon & BBQ Fest, June 21-23, 2019

Experience the majesty of hot air balloons at the Saratoga Balloon & BBQ Festival at the Saratoga County Fairgrounds, June 21-23! There are so many activities for campers of all ages! You can take a hot air balloon ride and then enjoy a variety of barbecue and beer vendors. Do a bit of shopping at the marketplace that features local exhibitors with handcrafted items or attend a craft demonstration to learn something new. Don’t miss the Balloon Glow, on the evening of Friday, June 21, for what’s been described as the “best balloon glow in the US.” For more information, visit balloonandbbq.com/.

Adirondack Theater Festival July 2019

2019 marks the 25th season of the Adirondack Theater Festival at the Charles R. Wood Theater in the heart of Glens Falls, NY! Described as “a slice of Broadway in the Adirondacks,” this world-renowned theater puts on a variety of productions for their eight-week season. This year’s bill includes productions of Alice in Wonderland, Beau, and The Enlightenment of Percival Von Schmootz. For a complete schedule and to purchase tickets, visit atfestival.org.

Washington County Fair

Washington County Fair

2019 Washington County Fair, August 19-25, 2019

New York’s agricultural county fair brings the rural culture of upstate New York. Located just an hour north of Albany, New York, the Washington County Fair is an important cultural event for the Adirondack region. Everything from entertainment, food, and music, to rides, demonstrations, and more… the 2019 Washington County Fair has something for everyone. Be sure to visit washingtoncountyfair.com for more information!

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