Sunday, August 16, 2015

Adirondack Events and Activities for August 17-23, 2015

Fun Adirondack (ADK) Events for everyone: kids, parents, families, singletons, handicap-accessible or retired. 
  August 10-16, 2015.  Highlights: Adirondack Plein Air Festival, Third Thursday Art Walk in Saranac Lake, The Great Adirondack Corn Maze, FREE Hill and Hollow concert, Saranac; Fort Ticonderoga Historic Corn Maze, Lake George Music Festival, 42nd Annual Lake George Firemen's Family Festival, Electric Love Fest!  Enjoy!  


Third Thursday Art Walk in Saranac Lake
Previous Events 
Have a great weekend from the Adirondack (ADK) Park! There are a variety of activities and events happening around the Adirondack (ADK) region this weekend that are great family fun, not just for kids!  

Calendar of Events August 17-23, 2015
Adirondack High Peaks/Lake Placid/Saranac Lake Events What to do in Tupper Lake, Lake Placid, Malone, Paul Smiths, Bloomingdale, Gabriels, Vermontville, Town of Saranac, Wilmington, Jay, Upper Jay, Keene, Keene Valley, Malone, New York (NY)


Old Forge/Inlet/Long Lake (Central Adirondack Events) Hamilton County, NY– including What to do with kids, family in Cranberry Lake, Newcomb, Thendara, Raquette Lake, Blue Mountain Lake, Long Lake, Old Forge, Northville, North Creek,  Caroga Lake, Star Lake, Speculator, Croghan, Indian Lake and Inlet New York (NY)

Lake George/ Southern Adirondack Events – What to do in Schroon Lake, Whitehall and Lake George, Caroga Lake, Mayfield, Lake Luzerne, Bolton Landing, Gloversville, Thurman, Warrensburg, Hague New York (NY)

Champlain Valley, Adirondack Events – What to do in Ausable Forks, Ticonderoga, Crown Point, Westport, Port Henry, Elizabethtown and Keeseville, Wadams, Essex and Plattsburgh New York (NY)

Lake Placid/Saranac Lake/High Peaks 
(Tri-Lakes) Events

This guide has over 300 activities:
 33 easy hikes,
19 swimming holes, maps, trivia and
four-season of fun for Lake Placid,
Saranac Lake and the High Peaks. 
Monday, August 17, 2015 Back to top
Adirondack Plein Air Festival August 17-22
Dawn - Dusk Dewey Mountain Recreation Center, Saranac Lake trails for walking and mountain biking (free) 
Dawn - Dusk: Hike or mountain bike the trails at Pisgah Mountain, Saranac Lake (free)
Dawn - dusk: Henry's Woods, Lake Placid hiking/running trails (free)
Dawn to Dusk: Paul Smith's VIC trails are free except during ski season. Call 327-6241
8:45 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Whiteface Memorial Highway  daily until Oct. 12
9 am - 5:30 pm Disc Golf at Whiteface Mountain. Regular Season Hours through September 7
9 am - 4 pm Olympic Jumping Center (Elevator and chairlift) is open until Oct 18
9 am - 5:30 pm Take a scenic Gondola ride up Whiteface (weather permitting) Regular Season through Sept 7
10 am - 4 pm Paul Smith's VIC Native Butterfly House is open. FREE. After Labor Day: weekends only or by appointment
10 am – 5 pm Lake Placid Olympic Museum is open daily. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and Iron Sunday
10 am - 4 pm Summer Bobsled Experience (Thurs-Mon June 25-Sept 7)
10 am - 6 pm Adventure Zone at Whiteface Mountain: rock climbing wall, slack line, bounce house, bungee trampoline, airbag jump. Regular Season Hours through September 7
10 am - 4 pm Wilder Homestead, Boyhood Home of Almanzo Wilder, Burke, NY (Laura Ingall Wilder's book Farmer Boy)
10 am - 11 pm Boots and Birdies, Lake Placid: Mini-golf, eurobungy, gemstone mining, mini-golf, ropes adventure course
10 am– 6:00 pm The Wild Center is open until Labor Day. (Labor Day - Columbus Day 10am-5pm)
10 am - 4 pm Adirondack Wildlife Refuge, Wilmington
10 am The Bookstore Plus, Lake Placid weekly story time and activity 


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                  lake artworks, adirondack art
Adirondack Plein Air Festival headquarters
is the Adirondack Artists Guild Gallery, Saranac Lake
Tuesday, August 18, 2015 Back to top
Adirondack Plein Air Festival August 17-22
Dawn - Dusk Dewey Mountain Recreation Center, Saranac Lake trails for walking and mountain biking (free) 
Dawn - Dusk: Hike or mountain bike the trails at Pisgah Mountain, Saranac Lake (free)
Dawn - dusk: Henry's Woods, Lake Placid hiking/running trails (free)
Dawn to Dusk: Paul Smith's VIC trails are free except during ski season. Call 327-6241
8:45 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Whiteface Memorial Highway  daily until Oct. 12
9 am - 4 pm Olympic Jumping Center (Elevator and chairlift) is open until Oct 18
9 am - 5:30 pm Take a scenic Gondola ride up Whiteface (weather permitting) Regular Season through Sept 7
9 am - 5:30 pm Disc Golf at Whiteface Mountain. Regular Season Hours through September 7
10 am - 4 pm Paul Smith's VIC Native Butterfly House is open. FREE. After Labor Day: weekends only or by appointment
10 am – 5 pm Lake Placid Olympic Museum is open daily. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and Iron Sunday
10 am - 4 pm Wilder Homestead, Boyhood Home of Almanzo Wilder, Burke, NY (Laura Ingall Wilder's book Farmer Boy)
10 am - 6 pm Adventure Zone at Whiteface Mountain: rock climbing wall, slack line, bounce house, bungee trampoline, airbag jump. Regular Season Hours through September 7
10 am - 11 pm Boots and Birdies, Lake Placid: Mini-golf, eurobungy, gemstone mining, mini-golf, ropes adventure course
10 am– 6 pm The Wild Center is open until Labor Day. (Labor Day - Columbus Day 10am-5pm)
10 am - 4 pm Historic Saranac Lake Museum presents "Medical Marvels" in the John Black room
11 am 8 pm Pendragon Theatre presents "The Snow Queen" 
8 pm Pendragon Theatre presents "Arcadia" 

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 Back to top
Adirondack Plein Air Festival August 17-22
Dawn - Dusk Dewey Mountain Recreation Center, Saranac Lake trails for walking and mountain biking (free) 
Dawn - Dusk: Hike or mountain bike the trails at Pisgah Mountain, Saranac Lake (free)
Dawn - dusk: Henry's Woods, Lake Placid hiking/running trails (free)
Dawn to Dusk: Paul Smith's VIC trails are free except during ski season. Call 327-62418 am- 5 pm 
8:45 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Whiteface Memorial Highway  daily until Oct. 12
9 am - 2 pm Green Market Wednesday/Lake Placid Farmers' Market at St. Agnes Elementary School parking lot
9 am - 4 pm Olympic Jumping Center (Elevator and chairlift) is open until Oct 18
9 am - 5:30 pm Disc Golf at Whiteface Mountain. Regular Season Hours through September 7
9 am - 5:30 pm Take a scenic Gondola ride up Whiteface (weather permitting) Regular Season through Sept 7
10 am – 5 pm Lake Placid Olympic Museum is open daily. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and Iron Sunday
10 am - 4 pm Wilder Homestead, Boyhood Home of Almanzo Wilder, Burke, NY (Laura Ingall Wilder's book Farmer Boy)
10 am – 5 pm Lake Placid Olympic Museum is open daily. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and Iron Sunday
10 am - 4 pm Paul Smith's VIC Native Butterfly House is open. FREE. After Labor Day: weekends only or by appointment
10 am - 11 pm Boots and Birdies, Lake Placid: Mini-golf, eurobungy, gemstone mining, mini-golf, ropes adventure course
10 am– 6 pm The Wild Center is open until Labor Day. (Labor Day - Columbus Day 10am-5pm)
10 am - 6 pm Adventure Zone at Whiteface Mountain: rock climbing wall, slack line, bounce house, bungee trampoline, airbag jump. Regular Season Hours through September 7
10 am Tour Historic Great Camp White Pine, Paul Smiths ($12/adults, $6/children)
10 am - 4 pm Historic Saranac Lake Museum presents "Medical Marvels" in the John Black room
10:00 a.m. - midnight Bowlwinkles in Lake Placid offers an arcade, bounce houses, bowling and more 
10: 30 am Historic Saranac Lake presents Wednesday tours
1 am Bowling opens at Romano’s Saranac Lanes in Saranac Lake
1 pm Summer Jumping Series at the Olympic Jumping Complex, Lake Placid (Wed/Sat until Aug 29)
1:30 pm  Tour Historic Great Camp White Pine, Paul Smiths ($12/adults, $6/children)
3 pm Extreme Tubing at the Olympic Ski Jumps, Lake Placid (Regular Season:Wed-Sun until August 30)
4 pm  Extreme Tubing at the Olympic Ski Jumps, Lake Placid (Regular Season:Wed-Sun until August 30)
5 pm  Extreme Tubing at the Olympic Ski Jumps, Lake Placid (Regular Season:Wed-Sun until August 30)
6-7 pm Saranac Lake Community Ride Berkeley Green
7 pm Music on the Green, free concert at Berkley Green, Saranac Lake: Liz Whipps/Thomas and Co.
8 pm Pendragon Theatre presents "Arcadia" 


Free guided hike at Henry's Woods, Lake Placid
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Adirondack Plein Air Festival August 17-22
Dawn - Dusk Dewey Mountain Recreation Center, Saranac Lake trails for walking and mountain biking (free) 
Dawn - Dusk: Hike or mountain bike the trails at Pisgah Mountain, Saranac Lake (free)
Dawn - dusk: Henry's Woods, Lake Placid hiking/running trails (free)
Dawn to Dusk: Paul Smith's VIC trails are free except during ski season. Call 327-6241
8:45 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Whiteface Memorial Highway  daily until Oct. 12
9 am - 4 pm Olympic Jumping Center (Elevator and chairlift) is open until Oct 18
9 am - 5:30 pm Take a scenic Gondola ride up Whiteface (weather permitting) Regular Season through Sept 7
9 am - 5:30 pm Disc Golf at Whiteface Mountain. Regular Season Hours through September 7
10 am - 4 pm Wilder Homestead, Boyhood Home of Almanzo Wilder, Burke, NY (Laura Ingall Wilder's book Farmer Boy)
10 am - 11 pm Boots and Birdies, Lake Placid: Mini-golf, eurobungy, gemstone mining, mini-golf, ropes adventure course
10 am LAST FREE guided hike at Henry's Woods with an ADK Summer Naturalist
10 am - noon Lake Placid Center for the Arts Main St Gallery location Crafts for Kids ($5)
10 am - 7 pm Historic Saranac Lake Museum presents "Medical Marvels" in the John Black room
10 am - 4 pm Adirondack Wildlife Refuge, Wilmington
10 am - midnight Bowlwinkles in Lake Placid offers an arcade, bounce houses, bowling and more 
10 am - 4 pm Summer Bobsled Experience (Thurs-Mon June 25-Sept 7)
10 am - 6 pm Adventure Zone at Whiteface Mountain: rock climbing wall, slack line, bounce house, bungee trampoline, airbag jump. Regular Season Hours through September 7
10 am - 4 pm Paul Smith's VIC Native Butterfly House is open. FREE. After Labor Day: weekends only or by appointment
10 am– 6 pm The Wild Center is open until Labor Day. (Labor Day - Columbus Day 10am-5pm)
10:15 am Story time at the Lake Placid Public Library
10:30 am Lake Placid Center for the Arts (TBT Film Series) Mary Poppins
10:30 am From Lake Placid: Penelope the Clown on the Adirondack Scenic Railroad
11:00 a.m. Bowling opens at Romano’s Saranac Lanes in Saranac Lake
11 am Farmers Market at The Wild Center, Tupper Lake
1 pm - dusk The Great Adirondack Corn Maze, Gabriels ($10/adults ($8/Children 13 and under) Free/children under four)
2:30 pm  From Lake Placid: Penelope the Clown on the Adirondack Scenic Railroad
3 pm Extreme Tubing at the Olympic Ski Jumps, Lake Placid (Regular Season:Wed-Sun until August 30)
4 pm  Extreme Tubing at the Olympic Ski Jumps, Lake Placid (Regular Season:Wed-Sun until August 30)
5 pm  Extreme Tubing at the Olympic Ski Jumps, Lake Placid (Regular Season:Wed-Sun until August 30)
5- 7:30 pm Third Thursday Art Walk: Downtown Saranac Lake
5:30 pm Saranac Lake Fun Run (free) Riverside Park 
6-9 pm Wilmington NY FREE Concert Series at the beach, 
7:30 pm Lake Placid Center for the Arts presents "Gary the Great" 
8 pm Pendragon Theatre presents "Arcadia" 


Friday - August 21, 2015
Check out the Wildlife Refuge in Wilmington

Adirondack Plein Air Festival August 17-22
Dawn - Dusk Dewey Mountain Recreation Center, Saranac Lake trails for walking and mountain biking (free) 
Dawn - Dusk: Hike or mountain bike the trails at Pisgah Mountain, Saranac Lake (free)
Dawn - dusk: Henry's Woods, Lake Placid hiking/running trails (free)
Dawn to Dusk: Paul Smith's VIC trails are free except during ski season. Call 327-6241
9 am - 5:30 pm Take a scenic Gondola ride up Whiteface (weather permitting) Regular Season through Sept 7
8:45 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Whiteface Memorial Highway  daily until Oct. 12
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Olympic Jumping Center (Elevator and chairlift) is open until Oct 18
9 am - 5:30 pm Disc Golf at Whiteface Mountain. Regular Season Hours through September 7
9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. High Falls Gorge is open for the season.
10 am - 4 pm Wilder Homestead, Boyhood Home of Almanzo Wilder, Burke, NY (Laura Ingall Wilder's book Farmer Boy)
10 am - noon Lake Placid Center for the Arts Main St Gallery location Crafts for Kids ($5)
10 am - 11 pm Boots and Birdies, Lake Placid: Mini-golf, eurobungy, gemstone mining, mini-golf, ropes adventure course
10 am - 4 pm Historic Saranac Lake Museum presents "Medical Marvels" in the John Black room
10 am - 4 pm Adirondack Wildlife Refuge, Wilmington
10 am - 4 pm Paul Smith's VIC Native Butterfly House is open. FREE. After Labor Day: weekends only or by appointment
10 a.m. - midnight Bowlwinkles in Lake Placid offers an arcade, bounce houses, bowling and more 
10 am - 6 pm Adventure Zone at Whiteface Mountain: rock climbing wall, slack line, bounce house, bungee trampoline, airbag jump. Regular Season Hours through September 7
10 am - 4 pm Summer Bobsled Experience (Thurs-Mon June 25-Sept 7)
10 am– 6 pm The Wild Center is open until Labor Day. (Labor Day - Columbus Day 10am-5pm)
10 am – 5 pm Lake Placid Olympic Museum is open daily. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and Iron Sunday
10:30 am From Lake Placid: Magic Train on the Adirondack Scenic Railroad
11:00 a.m. Bowling opens at Romano’s Saranac Lanes in Saranac Lake
noon Live Lunch House" Music on Park St (__________________outside LaValley Real Estate, Park St, Tupper Lake FREE
1 pm - dusk The Great Adirondack Corn Maze, Gabriels ($10/adults ($8/Children 13 and under) Free/children under four)
2:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m. Paul Smith's College Farmers' Market
2:30 pm  From Lake Placid: Magic Train on the Adirondack Scenic Railroad
3 pm Extreme Tubing at the Olympic Ski Jumps, Lake Placid (Regular Season:Wed-Sun until August 30)
4 pm  Extreme Tubing at the Olympic Ski Jumps, Lake Placid (Regular Season:Wed-Sun until August 30)
4:30 pm Freaky Friday LAST FREE Ice Skating Show of the summer season at the 1932 Olympic Arena, Lake Placid
5 pm  Extreme Tubing at the Olympic Ski Jumps, Lake Placid (Regular Season:Wed-Sun until August 30)
7 pm Keene Arts presents 'Jazz for Food" A suggested donation of $10 (children free) and a nonperishable food item will benefit the Keene Food Pantry. 
7 pm Wilmington Historical Society presents: Lost Ski Areas of the Northern Adirondacks
8 pm Pendragon Theatre presents "Arcadia" 
8:30 pm FREE Outdoor Movie at Saranac Lake's Berkeley Green


Plan ahead for the Scottish Fling
At the Wilder Museum, Burke, NY
Saturday - August 22, 2015 Dawn - Dusk Adirondack Plein Air Festival August 17-22
Dewey Mountain Recreation Center, Saranac Lake trails for walking and mountain biking (free) 
Dawn - Dusk: Hike or mountain bike the trails at Pisgah Mountain, Saranac Lake (free)
Dawn - dusk: Henry's Woods, Lake Placid hiking/running trails (free)
Dawn to Dusk: Paul Smith's VIC trails are free expect during ski season. Call 327-6241
8:45 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Whiteface Memorial Highway  daily until Oct. 12
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Saranac Lake Farmers' Market, Riverside Park
9 am Lake Placid Center for the Arts "Run the Colors of the Arts" Color Run 5K Fun Run
9 am - 5:30 pm Disc Golf at Whitef
ace Mountain. Regular Season Hours through September 7
9 am - 5:30 pm Take a scenic Gondola ride up Whiteface (weather permitting) Regular Season through Sept 7
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Olympic Jumping Center (Elevator and chairlift) is open until Oct 18.
9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. High Falls Gorge is open for the season.
10 am - 4 pm Paul Smith's VIC Native Butterfly House is open. FREE. After Labor Day: weekends only or by appointment
10 am - 4 pm High Peaks Arts and Antique Show at Marcy Field, Keene Valley
10 am - 4 pm Wilder Homestead, Boyhood Home of Almanzo Wilder, Burke, NY (Laura Ingall Wilder's book Farmer Boy)
10 am - 11 pm Boots and Birdies, Lake Placid: Mini-golf, eurobungy, gemstone mining, mini-golf, ropes adventure course
10 am - 4 pm Summer Bobsled Experience (Thurs-Mon June 25-Sept 7)
10 am - 4 pm Historic Saranac Lake Museum presents "Medical Marvels" in the John Black room
10 am Tour Historic Great Camp White Pine, Paul Smiths ($12/adults, $6/children)
10 am– 6 pm The Wild Center is open until Labor Day. (Labor Day - Columbus Day 10am-5pm)
10 am - 4 pm Adirondack Wildlife Refuge, Wilmington
10 am - 6 pm Adventure Zone at Whiteface Mountain: rock climbing wall, slack line, bounce house, bungee trampoline, airbag jump. Regular Season Hours through September 7
10 am - midnight Bowlwinkles in Lake Placid offers an arcade, bounce houses, bowling and more 
10 am – 5 pm Lake Placid Olympic Museum is open daily. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and Iron Sunday
11 am Bowling opens at Romano’s Saranac Lanes in Saranac Lake
11 am - 8 pm  Adirondack Carousel, Saranac Lake is open Rides: $2/person with discounts for multiple tickets 
1 pm Summer Jumping Series at the Olympic Jumping Complex, Lake Placid (Wed/Sat until Aug 29)
1 pm - dusk The Great Adirondack Corn Maze, Gabriels ($10/adults ($8/Children 13 and under) Free/children under four)
webslider_camp-slider11 pm  Pendragon Theatre presents "Pippin" Camp Pendragon production FREE
1:30 pm  Tour Historic Great Camp White Pine, Paul Smiths ($12/adults, $6/children)
3 pm Extreme Tubing at the Olympic Ski Jumps, Lake Placid (Regular Season:Wed-Sun until August 30)3-5 pm The Bookstore Plus presents author Logan Rogers signing copies of "Rungle in the Jungle."
4 pm  Extreme Tubing at the Olympic Ski Jumps, Lake Placid (Regular Season:Wed-Sun until August 30)
5 pm  Extreme Tubing at the Olympic Ski Jumps, Lake Placid (Regular Season:Wed-Sun until August 30)
6:30 JEMS Group at Jay Village Green presents Concert on the Green: Spring Street Band (Aug 29 is the last concert for the season)
7 pm  Pendragon Theatre presents "Pippin" Camp Pendragon production FREE
Dusk - 10 pm  The Great Adirondack Corn Maze, Gabriels ($10/adults ($8/Children 13 and under) Free/children under four) Flashlight Nights - No one enters to maze after 9 pm


Cycle Adirondacks Logo
August 23-29, 2015 this 7 day bike race starts
 and ends in Saranac Lake
Sunday - August 23, 2015  
Cycle the Adirondack (Aug 23-29)starts from Saranac Lake: 7 day bike tour with overnight stops in Star Lake, Boonville, Camden, Old Forge and Long Lake with a return to Saranac Lake 
Dawn - Dusk Dewey Mountain Recreation Center, Saranac Lake trails for walking and mountain biking (free) 
Dawn - Dusk: Hike or mountain bike the trails at Pisgah Mountain, Saranac Lake (free)
Dawn - dusk: Henry's Woods, Lake Placid hiking/running trails (free)
Dawn to Dusk: Paul Smith's VIC trails are free expect during ski season. Call 327-6241
9 am - 5:30 pm Take a scenic Gondola ride up Whiteface (weather permitting) Regular Season through Sept 7
8:45 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Whiteface Memorial Highway  daily until Oct. 12
9 am - 5:30 pm Disc Golf at Whiteface Mountain. Regular Season Hours through September 7
9 am - 4 pm Olympic Jumping Center (Elevator and chairlift) is open until Oct 18 
9 am – 4:30 pm High Falls Gorge is open for the season.
10 am - 4 pm High Peaks Arts and Antique Show at Marcy Field, Keene Valley
10 am - 6 pm Adventure Zone at Whiteface Mountain: rock climbing wall, slack line, bounce house, bungee trampoline, airbag jump. Regular Season Hours through September 7
10 am - 11 pm Boots and Birdies, Lake Placid: Mini-golf, eurobungy, gemstone mining, mini-golf, ropes adventure course
10 am - 4 pm Paul Smith's VIC Native Butterfly House is open. FREE. After Labor Day: weekends only or by appointment
10 am - 4 pm Summer Bobsled Experience (Thurs-Mon June 25-Sept 7)
10 am– 6 pm The Wild Center is open until Labor Day. (Labor Day - Columbus Day 10am-5pm)
10 am - 4 pm Adirondack Wildlife Refuge, Wilmington
10 a.m. - midnight Bowlwinkles in Lake Placid offers an arcade, bounce houses, bowling and more 
10 am – 5 pm Lake Placid Olympic Museum is open daily. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and Iron Sunday
11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Adirondack Carousel is open, $2/ride, multiple tickets available for discount
11 a.m. Bowling opens at Romano’s Saranac Lanes in Saranac Lake
noon - 4 pm Wilder Homestead, Boyhood Home of Almanzo Wilder, Burke, NY (Laura Ingall Wilder's book Farmer Boy)
1 pm - dusk The Great Adirondack Corn Maze, Gabriels ($10/adults ($8/Children 13 and under) Free/children under four)
2 pm Extreme Tubing at the Olympic Ski Jumps, Lake Placid (Regular Season:Wed-Sun until August 30)
2 pm Pendragon Theatre presents "Arcadia" 
3 pm Extreme Tubing at the Olympic Ski Jumps, Lake Placid (Regular Season:Wed-Sun until August 30)
Dusk - 10 pm  The Great Adirondack Corn Maze, Gabriels ($10/adults ($8/Children 13 and under) Free/children under four) Flashlight Nights - No one enters to maze after 9 pm
7:30 pm  The Lake Placid Center for the Arts presents "Martha Graham Dance Company" 

Old Forge/Inlet/Long Lake/North Creek (Central Adirondack) Events


Thendara Golf Club is open for the season 

Monday, August 17, 2015 Back to top
9:30 a.m. - close Water Safari Park is open for the season, Old Forge
10 am  Great Camp Sagamore tour through September 7 (Labor Day)
1:30 pm  Great Camp Sagamore tour through Oct 12 (Columbus Day)
7:30 pm Adirondack Museum Lecture Series. free/members, $5/non-members.

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 Back to top
Dawn to Dusk: Adirondack Interpretive trails, Newcomb are open FREE
10 am  Great Camp Sagamore tour through September 7 (Labor Day)
10:30 am Storytime at Johnstown Public Library (ages 5 and under)
1:30 pm  Great Camp Sagamore tour through Oct 12 (Columbus Day)
2 pm Tuesday Tour of Big Moose Chapel, Big Moose, NY
7 pm Town of Webb (TOW) Historical Lecture at Big Moose Chapel Remembering Rev. Dr Samuel J Niccolls with Peg Masters
7:30 pm  Old Forge Library  Author William Patrick reads from "Saving Troy" and "The Call of Nursing"

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 Back to top
Dawn to Dusk: Adirondack Interpretive trails, Newcomb are open FREE
9:30 a.m. - 7 pm  Water Safari Park is open for the season, Old Forge
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Garnet Mine Tours, North Creek is open through Labor Day. (Don't forget special $3 coupon on website.
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Goodsell Museum presents "Early History of the Adirondack League Club"
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Adirondack Museum is open 7 days a week through Oct 14. Admission: $18/Adults, $16/Seniors (62+), $12/Students (with ID)/Teens(13-17), $6/Children(6-12), Free/Active Military/Children(under 5) Don't forget to print out Coupon for $2 adult admission under "Special Offers." 
10 am  Great Camp Sagamore tour through September 7 (Labor Day)
1:30 pm  Great Camp Sagamore tour through Oct 12 (Columbus Day)

Thursday, August 20, 2015
Dawn to Dusk: Adirondack Interpretive trails, Newcomb are open FREE
9:30 a.m. - close Water Safari Park is open for the season, Old Forge
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Garnet Mine Tours, North Creek is open through Labor Day. (Don't forget special $3 coupon on website.
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Goodsell Museum presents "Early History of the Adirondack League Club"
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Adirondack Museum is open 7 days a week through Oct 14. Admission: $18/Adults, $16/Seniors (62+), $12/Students (with ID)/Teens(13-17), $6/Children(6-12), Free/Active Military/Children(under 5) Don't forget to print out Coupon for $2 adult admission under "Special Offers." 
10 am  Great Camp Sagamore tour through September 7 (Labor Day)
noon - 3:30 pm North Creek Depot Museum is open for the season. (Thuds-Sunday)
1:30 pm  Great Camp Sagamore tour through Oct 12 (Columbus Day)
2 pm Speculator Farmers' Market, Speculator Pavilion 
3-6 pm North Creek Farmers' Market at at the Adirondack Tri-County Nursing Home lawn
5:30 - 8:30 pm St Williams on Long Point, Raquette Lake Thursday Night Series. will take place at the Raquette Lake School. No reservations required. FLAME
7:30 pm Long Lake Summer Concert Series at the Methodist Church


Water Safari, Old Forge
Friday - August 21, 2015
Dawn to Dusk: Adirondack Interpretive trails, Newcomb are open FREE
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Garnet Mine Tours, North Creek is open through Labor Day. (Don't forget special $3 coupon on website.
9:30 a.m. - close Water Safari Park is open for the season, Old Forge
9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. McCauley Mountain Ski Area Scenic Chairlift is open every day but Tuesday.
10 am - 5:00 p.m. Adirondack Museum is open 7 days a week through Oct 14. Admission: $18/Adults, $16/Seniors (62+), $12/Students (with ID)/Teens(13-17), $6/Children(6-12), Free/Active Military/Children(under 5) Don't forget to print out Coupon for $2 adult admission under "Special Offers." 
10 am - 4 pm Gallery open at the Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts
10 am - 4 pm the Adirondack Interpretive Center's building is open Tuesday-Saturday. 
10 am - 3 pm Goodsell Museum presents "Early History of the Adirondack League Club"
10 am Every Friday bring pre-schoolers to the Johnsburg Library for craft and story time (FREE)
10 am  Great Camp Sagamore tour through September 7 (Labor Day)
noon - 3:30 pm North Creek Depot Museum is open for the season. (Thurs-Sunday)
1-5 pm . Old Forge Farmers' Market on Park Avenue
1:30 pm  Great Camp Sagamore tour through Oct 12 (Columbus Day)
2-5 pm Northville Farmers' Market
7:30 pm Long Lake Historic Society presents "It Happened in Long Lake at the Long Lake Town Hall
7:30 pm The VIEW, Old Forge presents Broadway Meets Opera with Baritone David Pershall and Mezzo-Soprano Krysty Swann $35

Saturday – August 22, 2015 
Dawn to Dusk: Adirondack Interpretive trails, Newcomb are open FREE
9:30 a.m. - close Water Safari Park is open for the season, Old Forge
9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. McCauley Mountain Ski Area Scenic Chairlift is open 
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Garnet Mine Tours, North Creek is open through Labor Day. (Don't forget special $3 coupon on website.
10 am - 5 pm Adirondack Museum is open 7 days a week through Oct 14. Admission: $18/Adults, $16/Seniors (62+), $12/Students (with ID)/Teens(13-17), $6/Children(6-12), Free/Active Military/Children(under 5) Don't forget to print out Coupon for $2 adult admission under "Special Offers."  
10 am - 4 pm the Adirondack Interpretive Center's building is open Tuesday-Saturday. Trails are open from dawn to dusk every day.  
10 am - 2 pm Indian Lake Farmers' Market at the Market Parking Lot
10 am - 3 pm Goodsell Museum presents "Early History of the Adirondack League Club"
10 am  Great Camp Sagamore tour through September 7 (Labor Day)
noon - 3:30 pm North Creek Depot Museum is open for the season. (Thurs-Sunday)
1- 4 pm Indian Lake Museum Open House
1:30 pm  Great Camp Sagamore tour through Oct 12 (Columbus Day)
6 pm Arrowhead Lakefront in Inlet (Free Summer Concert series)

Sunday - August 23, 2015
Dawn to Dusk: Adirondack Interpretive trails, Newcomb are open FREE
9:30 a.m. - close Water Safari Park is open for the season, Old Forge
9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. McCauley Mountain Ski Area Scenic Chairlift is open 
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Garnet Mine Tours, North Creek is open June 25 - Labor Day. (Don't forget special $3 coupon on website.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Adirondack Museum is open 7 days a week through Oct 14. Admission: $18/Adults, $16/Seniors (62+), $12/Students (with ID)/Teens(13-17), $6/Children(6-12), Free/Active Military/Children(under 5) Don't forget to print out Coupon for $2 adult admission under "Special Offers." 
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. the Adirondack Interpretive Center's building is open Tuesday-Saturday. Trails are open from dawn to dusk every day.
10 am - 4 pm Oak Mountain Ski Resort, Speculator, NY Scenic Lift Rides
10 am  Great Camp Sagamore tour through September 7 (Labor Day)
noon - 3:30 pm North Creek Depot Museum is open for the season. (Thurs-Sunday)
1:30 pm  Great Camp Sagamore tour through Oct 12 (Columbus Day)
5:30 - 7:30 pm Ice Cream Social with St. Henry's parish, Main St, Long Lake $5/adults, $3/12 and under
7 pm- 9 pm Sunday Summer Concert Series on the Old Forge Lakefront

Westport/Essex/Ticonderoga (Lake Champlain Events)

58 easy hikes, 33 swimming holes,
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for Westport, Ticonderoga
Plattsburgh and the Champlain Valley
Monday, August 17, 2015
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Dawn to Dusk: Champlain Area Trails CATS
Dawn to Dusk: Saranac River Trail, Plattsburgh
9 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Visit Ausable Chasm518-834-7454: Summer times and rates through September 7
9 am - 5 pm North Star Underground Railroad Museum at Ausable Chasm summer hours for July and August  
10 am - 5 pm Adirondack History Center Museum, Elizabethtown, $5/adults, $4/seniors, $2/students, free/children under seven. Open through mid-October
7 pm The Hollywood Theatre, Au Sable Forks presents "Art and Craft: $6 ...Mark Landis has been called one of the most prolific art forgers in US history. 

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 Back to top
Dawn to Dusk: Champlain Area Trails CATS
Dawn to Dusk: Saranac River Trail, Plattsburgh
9 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Visit Ausable Chasm518-834-7454: Summer times and rates through September 7
9 am - 5 pm North Star Underground Railroad Museum at Ausable Chasm summer hours for July and August  
10 am - 5 pm Adirondack History Center Museum, Elizabethtown, $5/adults, $4/seniors, $2/students, free/children under seven. Open through mid-October
6 pm LAST OF SEASON: Adirondack History Museum, Elizabethtown Lecture Series: Crossing Borders: Immigration, Emigration, and Cultural Conflict in US History with Dr. Gerald Zahavi, Professor of History and Director of the Documentary Studies Program and the Public History Program at the University of Albany, SUNY
6:30 pm Elizabethtown Cora Putnam Hale Memorial Concert Series at the Etown Social Center FREE The Pitcher Blenders String Band (folk classics and rock and roll)

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 Back to top
Dawn to Dusk: Champlain Area Trails CATS
Dawn to Dusk: Saranac River Trail, Plattsburgh
9 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Visit Ausable Chasm518-834-7454: Summer times and rates through September 7
9 am - 5 pm North Star Underground Railroad Museum at Ausable Chasm summer hours for July and August  9 am Ticonderoga Heritage Museum presents children's programs "Artist Touch Workshop"
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Fort Ticonderoga is open daily Admission: $19.50/adults, $17/Seniors (62+), $8/children (5-12), Free/Children(under 5)
10 am - 5 pm Adirondack History Center Museum, Elizabethtown, $5/adults, $4/seniors, $2/students, free/children under seven. Open through mid-October
10 am - 2 pm Champlain Valley Transportation Museum/Imaginarium Museum, Plattsburgh
10 am - 2 pm Keeseville Farmers Market
10 am- 2 pm Plattsburgh Farmers' Market, Durkee St, Plattsburgh
10 am Regal Summer Movies, Champlain Stadium 8 Cinemas, Plattsburgh $1 movie  - every Tues/Wed
10 am - 3 pm Visit the Clinton County Historical Museum, Plattsburgh (Wed-Sat or by appt)
5 pm Sailing Clinic at old Velez Marina (Port Henry Maria) for a free "learn to sail" clinic
6 pm Concerts on the Bluff, Clinton Community College
6- 7:30 pm The North Cheever Sailing Club races J/24s from June to September off Port Henry Peir and NYS Boat launch to race. Some experience helpful, but not required. 7-9 pm TiCoustics at The Burleigh House the first and third Wed each month
7 - 9 pm Ti-Coustics presents Lara Tupper and Bobby Sweet at The Burleigh House
7:30 pm The Whallonsburg Grange Hall presents" The Grange Lyceum Series: Prison History and Memory in NY North Country"
PLAN AHEAD: 8 pm ( August 26) La Depot Dangereuse 2015: A staged play reading at The Depot Theatre, Westport presents "God of Carnage" by Yasmina Reza, translated by Christopher Hampton $10

Thursday, August 20, 2015
Dawn to Dusk: Champlain Area Trails
Dawn to Dusk: Saranac River Trail, Plattsburgh
9 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Visit Ausable Chasm518-834-7454: Summer times and rates through September 7
9 am - 5 pm North Star Underground Railroad Museum at Ausable Chasm summer hours for July and August  
9 am - 1 pm Willsboro, NY Farmers Market
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Fort Ticonderoga is open daily Admission: $19.50/adults, $17/Seniors (62+), $8/children (5-12), Free/Children(under 5)
10 am - 5 pm Adirondack History Center Museum, Elizabethtown, $5/adults, $4/seniors, $2/students, free/children under seven. Open through mid-October
10 am - 2 pm Champlain Valley Transportation Museum/Imaginarium Museum, Plattsburgh 
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Visit the Clinton County Historical Museum, Plattsburgh (Wed-Sat or by appt)
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Babbie Rural and Farm Learning Museum (Open Thursday - Sunday)
11:30 am Essex Community Concerts: Pam Durant on the Warren Cross Memorial Organ (FREE)
7 pm The Essex Theatre Company presents "Tennessee Williams - A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur" $15 general admission at the Masonic Lodge, Essex NY 

Savin' Up for Saturday Night
The Honky-Tonk Musical
at The Depot Theatre, Westport, NY
Friday - August 21, 2015 
Dawn to Dusk: Champlain Area Trails
9 am Ticonderoga Heritage Museum presents children's programs "Artist Touch Workshop"
9 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Visit Ausable Chasm, 518-834-7454: Summer times and rates through September 7
9 am - 5 pm North Star Underground Railroad Museum at Ausable Chasm summer hours for July and August  
9 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Elizabethtown Farmers' Market 
9 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Plattsburgh Farmers' and Crafters' Market
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Fort Ticonderoga is open daily Admission: $19.50/adults, $17/Seniors (62+), $8/children (5-12), Free/Children(under 5)
9:30 a.m. King's Garden is open for the season (Fort Ti)
10 am - 5 pm Fort Ticonderoga Historic Corn Maze: Kidde Maze, Engineer a Maze Quest. Daily through August 31, Hours change for Sept
10 am - 5 pm Adirondack History Center Museum, Elizabethtown, $5/adults, $4/seniors, $2/students, free/children under seven. Open through mid-October
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Babbie Rural and Farm Learning Museum (Open Thursday - Sunday)
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Hancock House in Ticonderoga is open Wed-Saturday  
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Visit the Clinton County Historical Museum, Plattsburgh (Wed-Sat or by appt)
3 pm Rouses Point Farmers' Market
5:30 - 7:30 pm Music at Vesco Ridge Vineyards, Chazy
PLAN AHEAD: 7 pm Essex Community Concerts at the Essex Community Church presents: The Russian Duo on September 25
7 pm The Essex Theatre Company presents "Tennessee Williams - A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur" $15 general admission at the Masonic Lodge, Essex NY
8 pm The Depot Theatre, Westport, NY presents "Savin' Up For Saturday Night: The Honky-Tonk Musical" by Jeff Goode and Richard Levinson (Opening Night) playing through September 6

Saturday - August 22, 2015 
Dawn to Dusk: Champlain Area Trails
Dawn to Dusk: Saranac River Trail, Plattsburgh
9 am Wild Edibles and Medicinal Plants at DaCy Meadow Farm, Westport with Dr. Michael Burgess(CAT trail hike)$15 
9 am Story Time and craft at the AuSable Forks FREE Library
9:30 am - 4 pm Harvest Canning Party at  the Community Kitchen at The Whallonsburg Grange  
9 am - 2 pm Plattsburgh Farmers' Market, Durkee Street
9 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Visit Ausable Chasm518-834-7454: Summer times and rates through September 7
9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Fort Ticonderoga is open daily Admission: $19.50/adults, $17/Seniors (62+), $8/children (5-12), Free/Children(under 5)
9 am - 5 pm North Star Underground Railroad Museum at Ausable Chasm summer hours for July and August  
10 am - 5 pm Fort Ticonderoga Historic Corn Maze: Kidde Maze, Engineer a Maze Quest. Daily through August 31, Hours change for Sept
10 am AuSable Forks Free Library Story time
10 am - 4 pm AARCH historic tour: Whitehall Birth of the Navy $45members, $55 non-members
10 am - 1 pm Ticonderoga Farmers' Market Wicker Street
10 am - 5 pm Adirondack History Center Museum, Elizabethtown, $5/adults, $4/seniors, $2/students, free/children under seven. Open through mid-October
10 am - 2 pm Champlain Valley Transportation Museum/Imaginarium Museum, Plattsburgh 
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Visit the Clinton County Historical Museum, Plattsburgh (Wed-Sat or by appt)
10 am Nature Trek alone the Saranac River: meet at Saranac St Bridge and Pine Street
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Babbie Rural and Farm Learning Museum (Open Thursday - Sunday)
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Hancock House in Ticonderoga is open Wed-Saturday
10:30 a.m. Story Time at the Chazy Public Library, 9633 St
1-2:30 pm Doggie Paddle Day at East Morrisonville Park, Bullis Rd, Plattsburgh: bring the dog to swim before the pool closes for the season
3 pm The Depot Theatre, Westport, NY presents "Savin' Up For Saturday Night: The Honky-Tonk Musical" by Jeff Goode and Richard Levinson (Opening Night) playing through September 6
6 pm Amazing Grace Winery Summer Concert Series: Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre $30
7 pm The Essex Theatre Company presents "Tennessee Williams - A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur" $15 general admission at the Masonic Lodge, Essex NY
8 pm The Depot Theatre, Westport, NY presents "Savin' Up For Saturday Night: The Honky-Tonk Musical" by Jeff Goode and Richard Levinson (Opening Night) playing through September 6

Sunday - August 23, 2015  
Dawn to Dusk: Champlain Area Trails CATS
8 am - noon Tour de Force Charity Run, Point au Roche State Pa
rk, Plattsburgh: Half marathon, 10K and K options.
9 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Visit Ausable Chasm518-834-7454: Summer times and rates through September 7
9 am - 5 pm North Star Underground Railroad Museum at Ausable Chasm summer hours for July and August  
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Fort Ticonderoga is open daily Admission: $19.50/adults, $17/Seniors (62+), $8/children (5-12), Free/Children(under 5)
10 am - 5 pm Adirondack History Center Museum, Elizabethtown, $5/adults, $4/seniors, $2/students, free/children under seven. Open through mid-October
10 am - 5 pm Fort Ticonderoga Historic Corn Maze: Kidde Maze, Engineer a Maze Quest. Daily through August 31, Hours change for Sept10 am - 2 pm Champlain Valley Transportation Museum/Imaginarium Museum, Plattsburgh 
Hill and Hollow Music presents
"The Emerald Trio" in Saranac
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Babbie Rural and Farm Learning Museum (Open Thursday - Sunday)
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Bluff Point Lighthouse at Valcour Island is open. Transportation is not provided
1:30 pm Come honor Champlain Area Trails founding member, Bruce Klink at Wildway Overlook trailhead
2 pm The Essex Theatre Company presents "Tennessee Williams - A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur" $15 general admission at the Masonic Lodge, Essex NY
4 pm Hill and Hollow Music - Annual FREE concert at the Saranac United Methodist Church/ Rt 3. presents "The Emerald Trio" at the Church on the Hollow
4 pm Sundays in the Park, Ticonderoga Bicentennial Park: Ned Golfers Juggling, magic, comedy and unicycling
5 pm The Depot Theatre, Westport, NY presents "Savin' Up For Saturday Night: The Honky-Tonk Musical" by Jeff Goode and Richard Levinson (Opening Night) playing through September 6 

Lake George/ Southern Adirondack Events

Adirondack Folk SchoolMonday, August 17, 2015 Back to top
 Check out the Schedule of classes at the Adirondack Folk School 
Take the Saratoga/North Creek Railway (57 mile ride) with stops along the way
8 am - 4 pm Up Yonda Farm, Bolton Landing
8 am Adirondack Extreme - Open through Sept 7. High Ropes Course, Bolton Landing (Reservations Required)
9 am - 6 pm Natural Stone Bridge and Caves, Pottersville (bouldering wall, disc golf, gem mining, dino dig, trails, playground, picnic)
9:30 am - 5:30 pm Fort William Henry Museum, Lake George is open through Oct 31
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Tubby's Tubing, Lake Luzerne
10 am - 7 pm The Great Escape (Six Flags): The Water Park opens from 11 am - 6 pm)
10 am - 11 pm The Fun Spot, Queensbury: laser tag, Go-Karts, Mini-Golf, Roller Skating, Indoor Playground
7-9 pm Thurman's FREE Monday Night concert series at Veterans' Memorial Field, Anthol Rd
7:30 pm Lake Luzerne Chamber Music Center : Elizabeth Pitciarn and Friends

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 Back to top
 Check out the Schedule of classes at the Adirondack Folk School 
Take the Saratoga/North Creek Railway (57 mile ride) with stops along the way
8 am - 4 pm Up Yonda Farm, Bolton Landing
8 am Adirondack Extreme - Open through Sept 7. High Ropes Course, Bolton Landing (Reservations Required)
9 am - 6 pm Natural Stone Bridge and Caves, Pottersville (bouldering wall, disc golf, gem mining, dino dig, trails, playground, picnic)
9:30 am - 5:30 pm Fort William Henry Museum, Lake George is open through Oct 31 (FREE community day August 18 & 19; September 19 & 20 and October 17 & 18 for residents of Warren, Washington, Essex and Saratoga County)
9:30 am - 4:30 pm The Children's Museum at Saratoga
310 am - noon Open Rehearsal The Sembrich Studio, Lake Shore Dr, Bolton Landing: Lake George Music Festival  FREE
10 am - noon Open Rehearsal First United Methodist Church, Warrensburgh: Lake George Music Festival  FREE
10 am - noon Open Rehearsal Wiawaka Center for Women, Fuller House: Lake George Music Festival  FREE
10 am - 5 pm  Tubby's Tubing, Lake Luzerne
10 am - 4 pm AARCH historic tour ($40) Croghan
10 am - 7 pm The Great Escape (Six Flags): The Water Park opens from 11 am - 6 pm)
10 am - 11 pm The Fun Spot, Queensbury: laser tag, Go-Karts, Mini-Golf, Roller Skating, Indoor Playground
11 am - 4 pm Lake George Historical Museum, 290 Canada Street
11 am - 4 pm Open Rehearsal Courthouse Museum, Canada St: Lake George Music Festival  FREE
11:30 am Luncheon and Show at The Lake Dinner Theatre, Lake George (performance 8 pm)
"The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) Wed-Sat, matinees: Tues, Wed, Thurs: 11 am seating, curtain at 1 pm (select Sat matinees: July 25, Aug 8,22, Sept 19, Oct 10)
2-4 pm Open Rehearsal Lake George Public Library, Canada St: Lake George Music Festival  FREE
3-5 pm Open Rehearsal Courthouse Art Gallery, 1 Amherst St: Lake George Music Festival  FREE
7-9 pm Bolton Landing FREE concerts at Rogers Park
7-8 pm Opening Ceremony and Brass fanfare: Lake George Music Festival FREE

Adirondack Extreme, Bolton Landing
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 Back to top
Check out the Schedule of classes at the Adirondack Folk School 
8 am - 4 pm Up Yonda Farm, Bolton Landing
8 am Adirondack Extreme - Open through Sept 7. High Ropes Course, Bolton Landing (Reservations Required)
9 am - 6 pm Natural Stone Bridge and Caves, Pottersville (bouldering wall, disc golf, gem mining, dino dig, trails, playground, picnic)
9:30 am - 4:30 pm The Children's Museum at Saratoga (Come between 10:30 am - 11 am for Alphabet Soup) Learn a letter a week through crafts, games, songs and more.
9:30 am - 5:30 pm Fort William Henry Museum, Lake George (FREE community day August 18 & 19; September 19 & 20 and October 17 & 18 for residents of Warren, Washington, Essex and Saratoga County)
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Tubby's Tubing, Lake Luzerne
10 am - noon Open Rehearsal Wiawaka Center for Women, Fuller House: Lake George Music Festival  FREE
10 am - 7 pm The Great Escape (Six Flags): The Water Park opens from 11 am - 6 pm)
10 am - 11 pm The Fun Spot, Queensbury: laser tag, Go-Karts, Mini-Golf, Roller Skating, Indoor Playground
10 am - noon Lake George Association Floating Classroom 
10:30 - 11 am Storytime at Johnstown Public Library (ages 5 and under)
11:30 am Luncheon and Show at The Lake Dinner Theatre, Lake George (performance 8 pm)
"The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) Wed-Sat, matinees: Tues, Wed, Thurs: 11 am seating, curtain at 1 pm (select Sat matinees: July 25, Aug 8,22, Sept 19, Oct 10)
12:30 - 2:30 pm Lake George Association Floating Classroom 
1-3 pm  Open Rehearsal Hillview Free Library, Lake Shore Dr, Diamond Point: Lake George Music Festival  FREE
3-8 pm Lake George Historical Museum, 290 Canada Street
3-5 pm Open Rehearsal Courthouse Museum, Canada St: Lake George Music Festival  FREE
6 pm Lake George Land Conservancy Lake Talks: Free Lectures: _____________
6:30 pm Dinner and Show at The Lake Dinner Theatre, Lake George (performance 8 pm)
"The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) Wed-Sat, matinees: Tues, Wed, Thurs: 11 am seating, curtain at 1 pm (select Sat matinees: July 25, Aug 8,22, Sept 19, Oct 10)
7-9 pm Warrensburg Summer Band Concert Series
7-9 pm Chamber Music at Sacred Heart Church: Lake George Music Festival  $10
7:30 pm Lake George Free Concert Series at Shepard Park
7:30 pm Hague Music in the Park at the public beach (every Wednesday in July and August)
7:30 pm  The Sembrich  presents Sherita: Balkan, turk and Greek Music at the Sembrich, Bolton Landing $15
8:30 pm FREE movie at Rogers Memorial Park, Bolton Landing (rain location: Town Hall)

Thursday, August 20, 2015
 Check out the Schedule of classes at the Adirondack Folk School 
8 am - 4 pm Up Yonda Farm, Bolton Landing
8 am Adirondack Extreme - Open through Sept 7. High Ropes Course, Bolton Landing (Reservations Required)
9 am - 6 pm Natural Stone Bridge and Caves, Pottersville (bouldering wall, disc golf, gem mining, dino dig, trails, playground, picnic)
9:30 am - 5:30 pm Fort William Henry Museum, Lake George is open through Oct 31
9:30 am - 4:30 pm The Children's Museum at Saratoga
10 am - noon Open Rehearsal Wiawaka Center for Women, Fuller House: Lake George Music Festival  FREE
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Tubby's Tubing, Lake Luzerne
10 am - 11 pm The Fun Spot, Queensbury: laser tag, Go-Karts, Mini-Golf, Roller Skating, Indoor Playground
10 am - 7 pm The Great Escape (Six Flags): The Water Park opens from 11 am - 6 pm
11:30 am Luncheon and Show at The Lake Dinner Theatre, Lake George (performance 8 pm)
"The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) Wed-Sat, matinees: Tues, Wed, Thurs: 11 am seating, curtain at 1 pm (select Sat matinees: July 25, Aug 8,22, Sept 19, Oct 10)
3-8 pm Lake George Historical Museum, 290 Canada Street
3-5 pm Open Rehearsal Courthouse Museum, Canada St: Lake George Music Festival  FREE
4 pm Electric Love Fest, Charles Wood Park, Lake George. Tickets here
6pm Pre-concert discussion with Jacob Ashworth, Sacred Heart Church: Lake George Music Festival 
6:30 pm Dinner and Show at The Lake Dinner Theatre, Lake George (performance 8 pm)
"The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) Wed-Sat, matinees: Tues, Wed, Thurs: 11 am seating, curtain at 1 pm (select Sat matinees: July 25, Aug 8,22, Sept 19, Oct 10)
7 pm Chamber Music at Sacred Heart Church: Lake George Music Festival  $10
8 pm Lake George Community Band Concert at Shepard Park, Lake George
9:45 pm Fireworks over Lake George

Friday - August 21, 2015
Take the Saratoga/North Creek Railway (57 mile ride) with stops along the way
Check out the Schedule of classes at the Adirondack Folk School 
 8 am - 4 pm Up Yonda Farm, Bolton Landing
8 am Adirondack Extreme - Open through Sept 7. High Ropes Course, Bolton Landing (Reservations Required)
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. West Mountain is closed for the ski season
9 am - 6 pm Natural Stone Bridge and Caves, Pottersville (bouldering wall, disc golf, gem mining, dino dig, trails, playground, picnic)
9:00  a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Bolton Landing Farmers' Market, Goodman Ave,
9:30 am - 4:30 pm The Children's Museum at Saratoga
10 am - 4 pm AARCH historic tour ($70) Lake Champlain Maritime
9:30 am - 5:30 pm Fort William Henry Museum, Lake George is open through Oct 31
10 am - 4 pm Disc Golf at Gore Mountain, $5/person for 9 holes, Adventure Village (inflatable, climbing wall, bungee trampoline), miniature golf
10 am - 4 pm Gore Mountain Gondola Rides
10 am - 11 pm The Fun Spot, Queensbury: laser tag, Go-Karts, Mini-Golf, Roller Skating, Indoor Playground
10 am The North End Local Scenic train departs Thurman
10 am - 10 pm The Great Escape (Six Flags): The Water Park opens from 11 am - 6 pm
10:00 - 4:00 p.m. GO to the World Children's Museum, 89 Warren Street, Glens Falls ($5 admission includes program)
10 am - 7 pm The 42nd Annual Firemen's Family Festival in Lake George (Shepard's Park)
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Tubby's Tubing, Lake Luzerne
11 am - 4 pm Lake George Historical Museum, 290 Canada Street
11:35 am The North End Local Scenic Trail departs North Creek
1:30 pm The North End Local Scenic Trail departs Thurman
2:45 pm The North End Local Scenic Trail departs North Creek
3-6 pm. Warrensburg Farmers' Market
3:30 p.m. Fun activities at the Crandall Public Library Glens Falls for ages 9-12 each week
4-6 pm Friday at the Lake George Shepard Park Concert Series Solo act kicks off the event
6-6:45 pm Pre-concert discoid with Donald Sinta Quartet: Lake George Music Festival  FREE
6-8 pm Friday at the Lake George Shepard Park Concert Series
6:30 pm Dinner and Show at The Lake Dinner Theatre, Lake George (performance 8 pm)
"The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) Wed-Sat, matinees: Tues, Wed, Thurs: 11 am seating, curtain at 1 pm (select Sat matinees: July 25, Aug 8,22, Sept 19, Oct 10)
7 pm Chamber Music Performance: Lake George Music Festival  $10
7:00 pm   Charles R. Wood Theatre, Glens Falls presents "Smokey Joe's Cafe" $20
8 pm Art in the Public Eye: Outdoor Cinema: Glens Falls City Park, "Guardian of the Galaxy"

Saturday – August 22, 2015 
Take the Saratoga/North Creek Railway (57 mile ride) with stops along the way
Check out the Schedule of classes at the Adirondack Folk School
8 am - 4 pm Up Yonda Farm, Bolton Landing
8 am Adirondack Extreme - Open through Sept 7. High Ropes Course, Bolton Landing (Reservations Required)
8:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. West Mountain is closed for the ski season
9 am - 6 pm Natural Stone Bridge and Caves, Pottersville (bouldering wall, disc golf, gem mining, dino dig, trails, playground, picnic)
9:30 am - 5:30 pm Fort William Henry Museum, Lake George is open through Oct 31
9:30 am FREE Amy's Park Guided Hike with the Lake George Land Conservancy. Registration is required by calling 518-64-9673
9:30 am - 1:30 pm North End Local, Thurman: weekly craft and local ware show at the Thurman train station
9:30 am - 4:30 pm The Children's Museum at Saratoga
10 am - 4 pm Gore Mountain Gondola Rides
10 am - 7 pm The 42nd Annual Firemen's Family Festival in Lake George (Shepard's Park)
10 am - 4 pm Disc Golf at Gore Mountain, $5/person for 9 holes, Adventure Village (inflatable, climbing wall, bungee trampoline), miniature golf
10 am The North End Local Scenic train departs Thurman
10 am - 10 pm The Great Escape (Six Flags): The Water Park opens from 11 am - 6 pm) GE Kids FREE days (every Sunday in July children 12 and under get a free ticket with paying adult)
10 am - 11 pm The Fun Spot, Queensbury: laser tag, Go-Karts, Mini-Golf, Roller Skating, Indoor Playground 
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Tubby's Tubing, Lake Luzerne
10:00 - 4:00 p.m. GO to the World Children's Museum, 89 Warren Street, Glens Falls ($5 admission includes program)
11 am Electric Love Fest, Charles Wood Park, Lake George. Tickets here
11 am - 4 pm Lake George Historical Museum, 290 Canada Street
11:35 am The North End Local Scenic Trail departs North Creek
noon FREE tours at Nettle Meadow Far, 484 South Johnsburg Rd, Thurman
noon - 4:30 pm The Children's Museum at Saratoga
1:30 pm The North End Local Scenic Trail departs Thurman
2-3:30 pm Tang Teaching Museum Family Saturday programs (July 18- August 22), Saratoga Springs (for children 5 and older) 
2:45 pm The North End Local Scenic Trail departs North Creek
5-7 pm Children's Concert, instrument petting zoo at Shepard's Park, Lake George Music Festival  FREE
6:30 pm Dinner and Show at The Lake Dinner Theatre, Lake George (performance 8 pm)
"The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) Wed-Sat, matinees: Tues, Wed, Thurs: 11 am seating, curtain at 1 pm (select Sat matinees: July 25, Aug 8,22, Sept 19, Oct 10)
7 pm The Adirondack Folk School Fireside Chats
7:00 pm   Charles R. Wood Theatre, Glens Falls presents "Smokey Joe's Cafe" $20
7:30 pm  The Sembrich  presents "Christopher Johnson Piano Recital"  at the Sembrich, Bolton Landing $50
9-11 pm Late Night by Moonlight on the Lake George Steamboat: Lake George Music Festival  $25

Sunday - August 23, 2015 
Take the Saratoga/North Creek Railway (57 mile ride) with stops along the way
Check out the Schedule of classes at the Adirondack Folk School (Fireside Chats start July 11 at 7)
8 am Adirondack Extreme - Open through Sept 7. High Ropes Course, Bolton Landing (Reservations Required)
9 am - 6 pm Natural Stone Bridge and Caves, Pottersville (bouldering wall, disc golf, gem mining, dino dig, trails, playground, picnic)
9:30 am - 5:30 pm Fort William Henry Museum, Lake George is open through Oct 31
10 a - 4 pm Gore Mountain Gondola Rides open
10 am - 7 pm The 42nd Annual Firemen's Family Festival in Lake George (Shepard's Park)
10 am - 4 pm Disc Golf at Gore Mountain, $5/person for 9 holes, Adventure Village (inflatable, climbing wall, bungee trampoline), miniature golf10 am The North End Local Scenic train departs Thurman
10 am - 10 pm The Great Escape (Six Flags): The Water Park opens from 11 am - 6 pm)
10 am - 11 pm The Fun Spot, Queensbury: laser tag, Go-Karts, Mini-Golf, Roller Skating, Indoor Playground
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Tubby's Tubing
11:35 am The North End Local Scenic Trail departs North Creek
noon - 4:00 p.m. GO to the World Children's Museum, 89 Warren Street, Glens Falls ($5 admission includes program)
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Discovery Day at the Hyde Museum, Glens Falls 
1:30 pm The North End Local Scenic Trail departs Thurman
2 pm Charles R. Wood Theatre, Glens Falls presents "Smokey Joe's Cafe" $20
2:45 pm The North End Local Scenic Trail departs North Creek


photos and content © Diane Chase,  used with permission of the Adirondack Family Activities™ Guidebook Series Adirondack Family Time™: Tri-Lakes and High Peaks –Adirondack Family Time: Adirondack Coast - Plattsburgh to Ticonderoga –  Adirondack Family Time: Central Adirondack –  Adirondack Family Time: Southern Adirondacks – Lake George  © Diane Chase, author of Adirondack Family Time: Tri-Lakes and High Peaks (Your Four-Season Guide to Over 300 Activities) available online or bookstores/museums now.

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