Thursday, October 1, 2015

Adirondack Events and Activities Oct 2-4, 2015

Join us at Adirondack Kids Day in Inlet! 
Fun Adirondack (ADK) Events for everyone: kids, parents, families, singletons, handicap-accessible or retired.

October 2-4, 2015:  Highlights: Inlet's Adirondack Kids Day, Lake Clear ADK Airport Life Flight PumpkinFest, Paul Smith VIC ADK Rural Skills and Homesteading Fest, Whiteface Oktoberfest, Long Lake's OctoBEARfest, Gore Mountain Leaf Cruncher 5K, Titus Mountain Oktoberfest, Westport Fall Fair, Billy-bob's AppleFest, Warrensburg World's Largest Garage Sale,  Oak Mountain Oktoberfest Enjoy!

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 Weekend Events, October 2-4, 2015


Adirondack High Peaks/Lake Placid/Saranac Lake EventsWhat 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

Friday - October 2, 2015
*Lake Placid to Saranac Lake: Fall Foliage on the Adirondack Scenic Railroad through Oct 12 (Halloween Train on Oct 24-25) Everyday but Mondays and Tuesdays)
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 - Dusk: Heaven Hill Orchard Loop, Lake Placid hiking/running trails (free)
Dawn to Dusk: Paul Smith's VIC trails are free except during ski season. Call 327-6241.
33 easy hikes 19 swimming holes, 4-season
acitivities, ski trails, trivia and maps!
9 am - 4 pm Take a scenic Gondola ride up Whiteface (weather permitting) Late season: Sept 11-Oct 11 (Fri-Sun)
8:45 am - 5:30 pm Whiteface Memorial Highway daily until Oct. 12
9 am - 4 pm Olympic Jumping Center (Elevator and chairlift) is open until Oct 18
9 am - 4 pm Disc Golf at Whiteface Mountain. Late Season Hours through October 11 (Fri-Sun)
9 am – 4:30 pm High Falls Gorge is open for the season.Open daily through last Sunday in October.
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 Historic Saranac Lake Museum presents "Medical Marvels" in the John Black room through Oct 15 (Open Tues - Sat and Thurs 10 am - 7 pm)
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 Adventure Zone at Whiteface Mountain: rock climbing wall, slack line, bounce house, bungee trampoline,airbag jump. Late Season Hours through Oct 11 (Fri-Sun)
10 am - 4 pm Summer Bobsled Experience (Fri-Sun through Oct 11)
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
11 am Bowling opens at Romano’s Saranac Lanes in Saranac Lake
11 am - 4 pm Adirondack Carousel is open, $2/ride, multiple tickets available for discount. Open Wed-Sunday until November 1. Nov 2- June 24, open Sat-Sun 11 am - 3 pm
1 pm - dusk The Great Adirondack Corn Maze, Gabriels ($10/adults ($8/Children 13 and under) Free/children under four)
7 pm Lake Placid Center for the Arts presents "The Looking Glass" in cooperation with the Adirondack Film Society
7 pm The Riverside Brass Quartet and organist Kathy Cross playing at the First United Methodist Church, Saranac Lake $10/benefit the Church General Fund
7:30 pm BluSeed Studios, Saranac Lake presents Bill Sims and Mathew Skoller $18/general


PumpkinFest to benefit Life Flight
Saturday -October 3, 2015
*Lake Placid to Saranac Lake: Fall Foliage on the Adirondack Scenic Railroad through Oct 12 (Halloween Train on Oct 24-25) Everyday but Mondays and Tuesdays)
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 - Dusk: Heaven Hill Orchard Loop, Lake Placid hiking/running trails (free)
Dawn to Dusk:Paul Smith's VIC trails are free exceptduring ski season. Call 327-6241.
8:45 am - 5:30 pm Whiteface Memorial Highway daily until Oct. 12
9 am - 2 pm Saranac Lake Farmers' Market, Riverside Park
9 am - 4 pm Disc Golf at Whiteface Mountain. Late Season Hours through October 11 (Fri-Sun)
9 am - 4 pm Take a scenic Gondola ride up Whiteface (weather permitting)Late season: Sept 11-Oct 11 (Fri-Sun)
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. Open daily through last Sunday in October.
10 am - 3 pm North Country Life Flight PumpkinFest  at the Adirondack Regional Airport, Lake Clear tour an aircraft, State Trooper demo, live music, cake walk, face painting $1/donation to get in and all activities are pay as you go for some.
at the Paul Smith's VIC Oct 3 10 am - 4 pm 
10 am - 4 pm Paul Smtih's ADK Rural Skills and Homesteading Festival and Adirondack Fungi Fest: Paul Smith's VIC $5/person, $10/carload, FREE/Paul Smith's College students
10 am - 6 pm Whiteface Mountain Oktoberfest  MainStage entertainment, adventure zone, Lederhosen 5K trail run, food tent, craft vendors, Gondola Rides: Free carnival rides, crafts and face painting for kids, $16/adult, $10/Jr/Sr
10 am - 4 pm  Wilder Homestead, Boyhood Home of Almanzo Wilder, Burke, NY (Laura Ingall Wilder's bookFarmer 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(Fri-Sun through Oct 11)
10 am - 4 pm Historic Saranac Lake Museum presents "Medical Marvels" in the John Black room through Oct 15 (Open Tues - Sat and Thurs 10 am - 7 pm)
35th Annual Titus Mountain Oktoberfest
10 am– 6 pm The Wild Centeris open until Labor Day. (Labor Day - Columbus Day 10am-5pm)
10 am - 4 pm Adirondack Wildlife Refuge, Wilmington
10 am - 5 pm Adventure Zone at Whiteface Mountain:rock climbing wall, slack line, bounce house, bungee trampoline,airbag jump. Late Season Hours through Oct 11 (Fri-Sun)
10 am - midnight Bowlwinkles in Lake Placid offers an arcade,bounce houses, bowling and more
10 am - 10 pm Titus Mountain Oktoberfest, Malone: hayrides, chairlift rids, ski swap, Titus Teddy Kids Zone with bounce houses, games, Zorb balls, live music, food and beverages
10 am – 5 pm Lake Placid Olympic Museum is open daily. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and Iron Sunday
Iva Bittova at Pendragon Theatre
11 am Bowling opens at Romano’s Saranac Lanesin Saranac Lake
11 am - 4 pm Adirondack Carousel, Saranac Lake is open Rides: $2/person with discounts for multiple tickets. Open Weds-Sunday until November 1. Nov 2- June 24, open Sat-Sun 11 am - 3 pm
1 pm - dusk The Great Adirondack Corn Maze, Gabriels ($10/adults ($8/Children 13 and under) Free/children under four)
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 pm Lake Placid Center for the Arts presents "Bang the Drum Slowly" part of the Adirondack Film Society
7 pm Lake Placid High School presents "Dessert murder mystery" at the LPHS
8 pm Pendragon Theatre presents world celebrated vocalist-violinst Iva Bittova with Antonin Fajt: piano
8 pm Upper Jay Art Center Recovery Lounge presents The Daniel Freedman Trio $15/admission

Whiteface Oktoberfest Oct 3-4, 2015
Sunday -October 4, 2015
*Lake Placid to Saranac Lake: Fall Foliage on the Adirondack Scenic Railroadthrough Oct 12 (Halloween Train on Oct 24-25) Everyday but Mondays and Tuesdays)
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 - Dusk: Heaven Hill Orchard Loop, Lake Placid hiking/running trails (free)
Dawn to DuskPaul Smith's VIC trailsare free except during ski season. Call 327-6241.
9 am - 4 pm Take a scenic Gondola ride up Whiteface (weather permitting)Late season: Sept 11-Oct 11 (Fri-Sun)
8:45 am- 5:30 pm Whiteface Memorial Highwaydaily until Oct. 12
9 am - 4 pm Disc Golf at Whiteface Mountain. Late Season Hours through October 11 (Fri-Sun)
9 am - 4 pm Olympic Jumping Center(Elevator and chairlift)is open until Oct 18
9 am – 4:30 pm High Falls Gorgeis open for the season.Open daily through last Sunday in October.
10 am - 5 pm Adventure Zone at Whiteface Mountain:rock climbing wall, slack line, bounce house, bungee trampoline, airbag jump. Late Season Hours through Oct 11 (Fri-Sun)
10 am - 11 pm Boots and Birdies, Lake Placid: Mini-golf, eurobungy, gemstone mining, mini-golf, ropes adventure course
10 am - 5 pm Whiteface Mountain Oktoberfest  MainStage entertainment, adventure zone, Lederhosen 5K trail run, food tent, craft vendors, Gondola Rides: Free carnival rides, crafts and face painting for kids, $16/adult, $10/Jr/Sr
10 am - 4 pm Summer Bobsled Experience(Fri-Sun through Oct 11)
10 am– 6 pm The Wild Centeris open until Labor Day. (Labor Day - Columbus Day 10am-5pm)
10 am - 4 pm Adirondack Wildlife Refuge, Wilmington
10 am- midnight Bowlwinklesin Lake Placid offers an arcade,bounce houses, bowling and more
10 am – 5 pm Lake Placid Olympic Museumis open daily. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and Iron Sunday
11 am - 4 pm Adirondack Carousel is open, $2/ride, multiple tickets available for discount. Open Weds-Sunday until November 1. Nov 2- June 24, open Sat-Sun 11 am - 3 pm
11 am Bowling opens at Romano’s Saranac Lanesin Saranac Lake
10 am - 4 pm  Wilder Homestead, Boyhood Home of Almanzo Wilder, Burke, NY (Laura Ingall Wilder's bookFarmer Boy)
1 pm - dusk The Great Adirondack Corn Maze, Gabriels ($10/adults ($8/Children 13 and under) Free/children under four)
1-4 pm Out of the Darkness Walk: Olympic Oval, Lake Placid 
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
3 pm East Branch Friends of the Arts, Keene Valley Congregational Church, Keene Valley presents "Bamboo Pipes an International Perspective" $10 donation


Old Forge/Inlet/Long Lake/North Creek (Central Adirondack) Events
Fall Community Days: Oct 1-12 (Columbus Day) 
Adirondack Museum FREE Admission for year-round Adirondack Park residents. 

Friday -October 2, 2015
Dawn to Dusk: Adirondack Interpretive trails, Newcomb are open FREE
9:30 am - 4:30 pm McCauley Mountain Ski Area Scenic Chairlift is open is open until Columbus Day
10 am - 5 pm FALLFEST and FIBER ARTS FAIR Adirondack Museum is open7 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 theAdirondack League Club"
10 am Every Friday bring pre-schoolers to the Johnsburg Library for craft and story time (FREE)
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


Adirondack Kids Day, Inlet
Saturday –October 3, 2015
Dawn to Dusk:Adirondack Interpretive trails, Newcomb are open FREE
9 am - 7 pm Great Adirondack Moose Festival: kids activities, guided hikes, moose calling, vendors, music Schedule Here
9:30 am - 4:30 pm McCauley Mountain Ski AreaScenic Chairlift is open until Columbus Day
9:30 am - 5 pm Garnet Mine Tours,North Creek is open through October 11. (Don't forget special $3 coupon on website.
10 am - 3 pm Adirondack Kids Day, Inlet: Free children activities, meet children authors,illustrators, face painting  horse rides, guided hikes and more! 
OctoBEARfest at Hoss's Campground, Long Lake 
10 am - 5 pm Adirondack Museum is open7 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 - 3pm OctoBEARfest at Hoss's Campground: Benefit for Randy's Patient Assistance Fund at the Cr Wood Cancer Center, Glens Falls: Rain or Shine: live music, vendors, silent auction kids activities, food
Gore Mountain, North Creek Leak Crunch 5K 
10 am - 3 pm Goodsell Museum presents "Early History of theAdirondack League Club"
10 am Gore Mountain Leaf Cruncher 5K Trail Run/Walk $30
noon - 3 pm North Creek Depot Museum open weekends until Columbus Day
1- 4 pm Indian Lake Museum open through Oct 15 (Sat and Sun only)
1:30 pm Great Camp Sagamore tour through Oct 12 (Columbus Day)
7:04 pm Murder Mystery Theatre at the Inn on Gore Mountain: A GEM Boy Production 


Sunday -October 4, 2015
Dawn to Dusk:Adirondack Interpretive trails, Newcomb are open FREE

9:30 am - 4:30 pm McCauley Mountain Ski Area Scenic Chairlift is open until Columbus Day
11 am - 5 pm Garnet Mine Tours, North Creek is open until October 11 on weekends only. (Don't forget special $3 coupon on website.
10 am - 5 pm Adirondack Museum is open7 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 - 4 pm Oak Mountain Ski Resort, Speculator, NY Scenic Lift Rides
noon - 3 pm North Creek Depot Museum open weekends until Columbus Day
1- 4 pm Indian Lake Museum open through Oct 15 (Sat and Sun only)
1:30 pm Great Camp Sagamoretour through Oct 12 (Columbus Day)
3-4:30 pm Ensemble Aubade, Tannery Pond Community Center, North Creek $15/adults, Free/students

Westport/Essex/Ticonderoga (Lake Champlain Events)
58 easy hikes, 33 swimming holes,
trivia, maps and four-season fun
for Westport, Ticonderoga
Plattsburgh and the Champlain Valley

Friday -October 2, 2015
Dawn to DuskChamplain Area Trails

6 am - 6 pm Rulf's Orchard, Peru: apples, pumpkin picking, fresh bakery, tractor rides, corn maze
7 am - 7 pm Bankers Orchard, Plattsburgh: petting zoo, apple picking, bakery, store: Call for apple picking hours: 518-561-5234

8 am - 6 pm Gunnison Orchards, Crown Point (apples)

9 am - 4 pm North Star Underground Railroad Museum at Ausable Chasm Open 7 days/week
9 am - 1 pm Elizabethtown Farmers' Market (last day Oct 10)
9 am - 2 pm Plattsburgh Farmers' and Crafters' Market
9:30 am - 5 pm Fort Ticonderoga is open daily Admission: $19.50/adults, $17/Seniors (62+), $8/children (5-12), Free/Children(under 5) through Oct 18
9:30 am King's Garden is open for the season (Fort Ti)
9:30 am - 5 pm Drive up Mount Defiance (or walk) Tickets purchased at Fort Ticonderoga through Oct 18

10 am - 5 pm Applejacks Orchard, Peru (everyday) Pick apples: Macintosh, Sansa, Zest, Ginger-gold and Paula-red)
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 - 4 pm Babbie Rural and Farm Learning Museum (Open Thursday - Sunday through Sept and Fri-Sun through Mid-Oct)
10 am – 4 pm Hancock House in Ticonderoga is open Wed-Saturday year-round
10 am - 3 pm Visit the Clinton County Historical Museum, Plattsburgh (Wed-Sat or by appt)
5 pm OPENING: Mountain Lake Mandala Corner of Bridge St and Durkee St FREE Part of the Tibetan Festival Plattsburgh State Art Museum (through Oct 27)
7:30 pm Daniel Freedman Trio: Whallonsburg Grange Hall FREE

Saturday -October 3, 2015

Dawn to Dusk: Champlain Area Trails
Dawn to Dusk: Saranac River Trail, Plattsburgh
6 am - 6 pm Rulf's Orchard, Peru: apples, pumpkin picking, fresh bakery
7 am - 7 pm Bankers Orchard, Plattsburgh: petting zoo, apple picking, bakery, store: Call for apple picking hours: 518-561-5234
8 am - 6 pm Gunnison Orchards, Crown Point
9 am Story Time and craft at the AuSable Forks FREE Library
 Harvest Canning Party at the Community Kitchen at TheWhallonsburg Grange Oct 3
9 am - 2 pm Plattsburgh Farmers' Market, Durkee Street
9 am - 2 pm Westport Heritage House Fall Fair, Westport NY: kids games, music, vendors, cider making demo, vendors,
9 am- 4 pm Visit Ausable Chasm518-834-7454: Fall times and rates through November 30
9:30 am - 5 pm HARVEST AND HORSE FESTIVAL Fort Ticonderoga is open daily Admission: $19.50/adults, $17/Seniors (62+), $8/children (5-12), Free/Children(under 5) through Oct 18
9 am - 4 pm North Star Underground Railroad Museumat Ausable Chasm Open 7 days/week

10 am - 5 pm Fort Ticonderoga Historic Corn Maze: Kidde Maze, Engineer a Maze Quest. Sat-Sun through Oct 18
9:30 am - 5 pm Drive up Mount Defiance (or walk) Tickets purchased at Fort Ticonderoga through Oct 18
10 am AuSable Forks Free Library Story time
10 am - 1 pm Ticonderoga Farmers' Market Wicker Street
Champlain Film Society, Whallonsburg Grange Hall
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 Applejacks Orchard, Peru (everyday) Pick apples: Macintosh, Sansa, Zest, Ginger-gold and Paula-red)
10 am - 2 pm Champlain Valley TransportationMuseum/Imaginarium Museum, Plattsburgh
10 am - 3 pm Visit the Clinton County Historical Museum,Plattsburgh (Wed-Sat or by appt)
10 am Nature Trek along the Saranac River: meet at Saranac St Bridge and Pine Street
10 am - 4 pm Babbie Rural and Farm Learning Museum (Open Thursday - Sunday through Sept and Fri-Sun through Mid-Oct)
10 am – 4 pm Hancock Housein Ticonderoga is open Wed-Saturday,year-round
10:30 am Story Time at the Chazy Public Library, 9633 St
noon - 4 pm (daily except national holiday) Thangka Painting and Wood carving demonstrations at the Plattsburgh State Art Museum (free) Part of the Tibetan Festival 
1:30 - 3:30 pm FREE Gospel Singing Workshop at the Essex Community Church as part of the Concert for the Cure
2-5 pm Amazing Grace Winery, Chazy presents Steve Collier jazz
7:30 pm The Champlain Valley Film Society presents "Love and Mercy" at the Whallonsburg Grange Hall
7:30 pm Concert of the Cure at Essex Community Church: $10 donation for Sloan Kettering Memorial Research Fund with Plattsburgh Gospel Choir, Montpelier Gospel Choir, 

Sunday -October 4, 2015

Dawn to Dusk:Champlain Area TrailsCATS
6 am - 5 pm Rulf's Orchard, Peru: apples, pumpkin picking, fresh bakery
7 am - 7 pm Bankers Orchard, Plattsburgh: petting zoo, apple picking, bakery, store: Call for apple picking hours: 518-561-5234
8 am - 6 pm  Gunnison Orchards, Crown Point (apples, working bee hive)
9 am - 4 pm North Star Underground Railroad Museumat Ausable Chasm Open 7 days/week
9:30 am - 5 pm Fort Ticonderoga is open daily to Oct 18. Admission: $19.50/adults, $17/Seniors (62+), $8/children (5-12), Free/Children(under 5) Oct 18- Nov 1 10 am - 4 pm through Oct 18
9:30 am - 5 pm Drive up Mount Defiance (or walk) Tickets purchased at Fort Ticonderoga through Oct 18

10 am - 5 pm Applejacks Orchard, Peru (everyday) Pick apples: Macintosh, Sansa, Zest, Ginger-gold and Paula-red), petting zoo, hay maze, gift shop
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. Sat-Sun through Oct 18
10 am - 2 pm Champlain Valley Transportation Museum/Imaginarium Museum, Plattsburgh
10 am - 4 pm Babbie Rural and Farm Learning Museum (Open Thursday - Sunday through Sept and Fri-Sun through Mid-Oct)
11 am Champlain Area Trails Opening of the Art Farm Trail, Westport FREE
11 am - 4 pm Country Dream Farms, Plattsburgh Corn Maze, pumpkin picking, horse/wagon ride, playground, petting zoo, 

Lake George/ Southern Adirondack Events

End of Campaign Re-Enactment march from Lake George
to Fort Edward Oct 2-4
Friday October 2, 2015
Take the Saratoga/North Creek Railway (57 mile ride) with stops along the way (through Oct 12)
Check out the Schedule of classes at the Adirondack Folk School
8 am - 4 pm Up Yonda Farm,Bolton Landing
8:30 am - 9 pm West Mountain is closed for the ski season
9 am - 4 pm Rogers Island End of Campaign Re-enactment, Fort Edwards Military March from Lake George to Fort Edward
9 am - 1 pm Bolton Landing Farmers' Market, Goodman Ave,
9:30 am - 4:30 pm The Children's Museumat Saratoga
9:30 am - 5:30 pm Fort William Henry Museum, Lake George is open through Oct 31
10 am - 11 pm The Fun Spot, Queensbury: laser tag, Go-Karts, Mini-Golf, Roller Skating, Indoor Playground
10 am - 4:30 pm APPLEFEST: hay rides, pumpkin patch, apples Pick Your Own at Billy-Bob's Orchard, Putnam Station, NY (Thurs-Sun through Oct)
10 am - 5 pm Natural Stone Bridge and Caves, Pottersville (bouldering wall, disc golf, gem mining, dino dig, trails, playground, picnic)summer hours through Oct 12
9:30 am- 5 pm GO to theWorld Children's Museum, 89 Warren Street, Glens Falls ($5 admission includes program)
11 am - 4 pm Lake George Historical Museum,290 Canada Street
3-6 pm Warrensburg Farmers' Market
3:30 pm Fun activities at the Crandall Public Library Glens Falls for ages 9-12 each week
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)
8 pm Charles Wood Theatre presents Neil Simon's"The Sunshine Boys" $20

Billy Bob's Applefest Putnam Station NY
Saturday –October 3, 2015
*Take the Saratoga/North Creek Railway (57 mile ride) with stops along the way (through Oct 12)
*Check out the Schedule of classes at the Adirondack Folk School
*ALL DAY: Warrensburg World's Largest Garage Sale
8 am - 4 pm Up Yonda Farm, Bolton Landing
8:30 am - 8 pm West Mountain is closed for the ski season
9 am - 4 pm Rogers Island End of Campaign Re-enactment, Fort Edwards. Military March from Lake George to Fort Edward
9:30 am - 5:30 pmFort William Henry Museum, Lake George is open through Oct 31
9:30 am - 4:30 pm The Children's Museum at Saratoga
9:30 am- 5 pm GO to theWorld Children's Museum, 89 Warren Street, Glens Falls ($5 admission includes program)
10 am - 4:30 pm APPLEFEST: hay rides, pumpkin patch, apples Pick Your Own at Billy-Bob's Orchard, Putnam Station, NY (Thurs-Sun through Oct)
10 am - 5 pm Natural Stone Bridge and Caves, Pottersville (bouldering wall, disc golf, gem mining, dino dig, trails, playground, picnic)summer hours through Oct 12
10 am - 4 pm Breezy Hill Ranch Farm Day: Alpaca petting zoo, needle felting, crafts, food. FREE
10 am - 4 pm Gore Mountain Gondola Rides through Oct 11 (Sat and Sun only)
10 am - 4 pm Disc Golf at Gore Mountain, $5/person for 9 holes, Adventure Village (inflatable, climbing wall, bungee trampoline), miniature golf through Oct 11 (Sat and Sun only)
noon - 6 pm The Great Escape(Six Flags): Sat and Sun only. Open through November 1
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
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 PLAN AHEAD:Tang Teaching Museum Family Saturday programs (starts up again Oct 17-Dec 19), Saratoga Springs (for children 5 and older)
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
8 pm Charles Wood Theatre presents Neil Simon's"The Sunshine Boys" $20


Sunday -October 4, 2015
• Take the Saratoga/North Creek Railway (57 mile ride) with stops along the way (through Oct 12)
• Check out the Schedule of classes at the Adirondack Folk School (Fireside Chats start July 11 at 7)
*ALL DAY: Warrensburg World's Largest Garage Sale
9 am - 4 pm Rogers Island End of Campaign Re-enactment, Fort Edwards Military March from Lake George to Fort Edward
9:30 am - 5:30 pm Fort William Henry Museum, Lake George is open through Oct 31
10 am - 5 pm Natural Stone Bridge and Caves, Pottersville (bouldering wall, disc golf, gem mining, dino dig, trails, playground, picnic)summer hours through Oct 12
10 am - 4 pm Gore Mountain Gondola Rides openthrough Oct 11 (Sat and Sun only)
10 am - 4 pm Disc Golf at Gore Mountain, $5/person for 9 holes, Adventure Village (inflatable, climbing wall, bungee trampoline), miniature golf through Oct 11 (Sat and Sun only)
noon - 6 pm The Great Escape(Six Flags): Sat and Sun only. Open through November 1
10 am - 11 pm The Fun Spot, Queensbury: laser tag, Go-Karts, Mini-Golf, Roller Skating, Indoor Playground
noon - 3 pm Oak Mountain Oktoberfest: bounce house, kids games, lift rides, food, drinks, disc golf and more
noon - 5:00 pm GO to theWorld Children's Museum, 89 Warren Street, Glens Falls ($5 admission includes program)
1 pm - 3 pm Discovery Day at the Hyde Museum, Glens Falls
2 pm Charles Wood Theatre presents Neil Simon's"The Sunshine Boys" $20


photos and content © Diane Chase,used with permission of theAdirondack Family Activities™ Guidebook SeriesAdirondack 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 ofAdirondack Family Time: Tri-Lakes and High Peaks (Your Four-Season Guide to Over 300 Activities)availableonlineor bookstores/museums now.

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