Events in Lake George and at Lake George Escape Campground
**Lake George Escape 2018 Theme Weeks**
May 11-13 Mother’s Day –“Blast-Off” Weekend
Celebrate Moms this weekend as we Blast-Off into the 2018 Camping Season at Lake George Escape.
Bring your Family to our complimentary Mother’s Day Tea Party on Saturday afternoon to enjoy finger sandwiches and sweet treats.
May 18-20 Crock-Pot-Cook-Off Weekend
You could be the next LGE CROCKPOT CHAMP! After such awesome guest participation last October, we are excited to host our Spring Crock-Pot-Cook-Off! Get out your Crockpot and bring your slow-cook recipes! Everyone is welcome to taste-test and cast your vote for your favorite entry. This is a great chance to catch-up with old campground friends while making new friends for the season ahead!
May 25-28 Memorial Day Weekend
Celebrate the long weekend with us!
Bring your campsite to life and participate in our site decoration contest! Trophies will be awarded in several categories and judged for Patriotism, Creativity, Unique Use of Materials and more!
Kids are excited to join in the first Bike Parade of the season—have fun using our supplies to decorate your wheels and join the music-filled parade around the campground!
June 1-3 Chocolate Lovers Weekend
Take part in the fun! Enter our Chocolate Recipe Contest! Or come and place your vote for your favorite chocolate creation. Activities and Crafts will revolve around this sweet theme: Make your own chocolate covered pretzel creations in our Rec Hall. All ages are welcome to Play in our Candy Land Board Game Tournament. Sweet Prizes for participation and winners!
June 8-10 Americade Weekend
Take advantage of our Special Biker deals and stay all week with us during Americade! Before you hit the open road, fuel up with a warm Breakfast Sandwich and a fresh cup of Coffee – our “To Go” treat for you! Our complimentary guest Shuttle is at your service for trips to the Village and Outlet Shopping too.
June 15-17 Father’s Day Weekend
Why not Give Dad a day-off from grilling and take him to dinner at our Pub/Grill Restaurant? Ask for your complimentary coupon at check-in- for a Free Father’s Day Weekend Dinner for Dad. Sunday Morning, be sure to stop by the Rec Hall to enjoy “Donuts With Dad”—our treat!
June 22-24 Golf Cart Rodeo Weekend
Decorate your camp “car” & join in the fun of our GOLF CART Rodeo. Trophies and Gift Certificates will be awarded for Creative Carts! Judging will be based on the following criteria: Creativity, Arrangement, Special Effects & Overall Appearance. Other activities will include: Golf Cart Parade, Relay Races & Golf Cart-driven Scavenger Hunt.
June 25-July 1 Honey Bear’s Big Birthday Bash Week
It’s Honey Bear’s Birthday!! So, you’re all invited to the party under the Big Top Tent! Play Party Games, Sing Happy Birthday & Eat CAKE! Be sure to meet Honey Bear for a photo-op to post on Facebook!
During the week Fun Activities for Inside and Out: Take A Cake Decorating Class, Play Party Games: Pin-the-Tail, Musical Chairs, Hot Potato, Telephone Game, Tag & Hide and Seek and Scavenger Hunt.
July 2-8 Patriotic Country Fair Week
We’re kicking it up a notch this year with more to do for the Independence Day Holiday week !
Take Part in daily activities and traditional field games, from 3- legged races, tug-of-war, water balloon toss, egg & spoon races to learning to play jacks and making ice cream!
Then on Saturday, have fun and win prizes playing games of chance at our Traditional Country Fair. Compete in our Pie Making Contest to win Trophies, Ribbons and Gift Certificates.
Dress up your pup for the Patriotic Dog Parade at our Dog Park. Free! Ice Cream Social on Sunday.
July 9-15 Winter Wonderland Week
It’s Christmas in July! Make and drink Frozen Hot Chocolate, Peppermint Stick S’mores and Strawberry Cream Santas! Come to the playground to build Sand Snowmen.” Make your own Snow” craft and join in the reindeer games on our sports field. Snow Cone Snow Ball Toss. Decorate holiday cookies, build graham cracker candy houses. Make and take ornaments for your tree. Holiday Song Karaoke Competition with our DJ- compete to win Trophies –for all ages!
Site Decoration contest: make your summer camp into a winter wonderland!
July 16-22 Western Round-Up Week
Play in our Lucky Horse Shoe Tournament. Themed activities include: Lasso Toss, Balloon Stampede, Hobby Horse Obstacle Course, Gem Mining, Snake in the Boot Relay, Tin Can Target Practice. Craft a Cactus Pet Rock! Be a participant in our Stage Coach Robbery Mystery!
Awesome Live! COUNTRY Music Saturday Night at our Pub. Country Line Dancing Sunday Night!
July 23-29 Game On! Week
A week filled with friendly competition- playing in all-time favorite game shows & activities. “Let’s Make a Deal” Interactive Scavenger Hunt. The return of the “Not So Newlywed Game” with your host Bob Hilton. Wheel of Fortune, Oversized Jenga and Giant Connect Four, Play to win: “Name That Tune” with our DJ.!
New! This year “Family Double Dare” Games complete with slime!
July 30-August 5 Summertime Spooktacular Week
An Early Halloween Celebration
Halloween sure comes early at our campground! Exciting Events this year will include: Trick or Treating at participating guest’s sites, A Mega, Decorate-Your-Site Competition & Costume Contests. Enjoy a New! Fearfully Creepy Haunted Night-Time Event. Come to our Child-friendly Spooky Big Top Event that promises to deliver sweet screams of fun without the blood and gore!
Aug 6-12 Survivor Games 2: The Camping Edition
All week Kids and Adults alike will try to “Beat the Clock”! with “Minute-2-Win-It” Game Challenges. Family Weekend Event: Challenge Obstacle Courses, Blindfold Challenges, Food-Eating Challenges. Cheer the adults in a special Night Time Survivor Challenge at the Pub. Will yours be the last LGE family standing? Vie for the Trophy or Cheer on your friends!!
Aug 13-19 Pirates Ahoy Week
Join in the week-long Pirate Mystery Adventure. Watch a different Pirate Themed movie each night. Dress-up as your favorite Pirate and attend our Saturday Night Event at the Big Top Tent.
Message- in- a- Bottle craft, Walk- the- plank fun for the kids & learn” Pirate Speak” up in the Rec Hall. We’ll provide the eye patches but you’ll need to bring your own wooden leg!
Aug 20-26 Fiesta Fun!
It’s Cinco De Mayo, Day of the Dead & Taco Night all rolled into one week! You might just need a Siesta after this week of Fiesta.
Learn how to make authentic hand-made flour tortillas! Make a traditional Ball & Cup Toy, Make & Decorate Sugar Skulls. Play in our camp-wide Soccer/Fútbol Tournament on our Sports Field. Learn some words in Spanish! End the week by attending our traditional Fiesta complete with Mexican Hat Dance, Piñata Time for the niños.
Aug 27-Sep 3 A World of Fun Week
It’s a week of full of Fun & Games! We pull out all the stops to make this final week of Summer Vacation last as long as possible.
Get creative up in the Rec Hall with our Annual Craft Buffet. Join in our World Themed Olympics where families and friends can compete in Field Events. Winners will receive Medals.
It’s time for The LGE Annual End of Season Carnival! Event complete with Carnival Game Booths, Prize Redemption Center, Dunk Tank, Flickin’ Chicken Catapult Game, Fresh-made Cotton Candy and so
Sept 7-9 Remote Control Car Races Weekend
Rev your engines for this high octane weekend. Car Show Weekend in Lake George–avoid the traffic and finding parking by taking advantage of our Courtesy Shuttle to the Village. Bring your own car or buy one at our Lodge Store! Race your remote control vehicles on our New! RC Course right here at LGE, behind the Laser Tag Arena. Also, enjoy checking-out the awesome “show” cars that our guests have on site! Customize your RC with the Fun & Games Staff. Match Box Cars!
Sept 14-16 LEGO® Mania Weekend
“♪♪Everything is awesome!♪♪” Calling all Adults, Teens and Kids! Who wouldn’t enjoy getting using their imagination to create? Join in on the LEGO® scavenger hunt: “Spy the LEGO® Guy!” Compete in collaborative building activities, register for your driver’s license, build a LEGO® car, then race it down our cool racetrack. Win prizes, too! Watch the popular themed movie up in the rec hall to get into the spirit!
Sept 21-23 Chow Down with Chowder Weekend
The Fall season is in full swing and so are our taste buds: So, Bring On The Chowder! Our guests and staffers join together to taste test and share recipes. Prizes will be awarded. Take a complimentary cooking class and learn some secrets from an area chef. Special cooking class geared for the Kids, too!
Sept 28-30 Flea Market Fun Weekend
Warrensburg’s World’s Largest Garage Sale Weekend is a time to find some bargains right here on our campground! Sell your household stuff or sell your arts & crafts! Have Fun and make a little spending money too!
Oct 5-8 Good Times Fall Out Weekend
Columbus Day Weekend
Enjoy a Final Camping Weekend in the crisp Fall Air at LGE. Celebrate Columbus Day as our Canadian neighbors celebrate Thanksgiving. Family activities include: Scavenger Hunt, Craft Buffet in the Rec Hall and Annual Hershey Bar House Creations. There will be PRIZES and GIVE-AWAYS GALORE!! at our END of Year BINGO PARTIES. Saturday Night Regular Bingo Blow-Out! Sunday afternoon Candy Bar Bingo Blitz! Say Happy Hibernation to Honey Bear & Her Friends with guest appearances from our Mascots – great photo opportunities!