August 11-13,2017 Southern Adirondack Calendar of Events: Lake George

Free Hadley Third Thursday tours and guided walks
Southern Adirondack Family Time – What to do with kids, family in Schroon Lake, North Creek, Indian Lake, Whitehall, Lake George, Caroga Lake, Mayfield, Lake Luzerne, Bolton Landing, Gloversville, Thurman, Warrensburg, Hague New York (NY)

Southern Adirondack Family Time 
Weekend Calendar for August 11-13, 2017 
highlights:  Hadley Free Third Thursday tours and fire tower hike, Adirondack Folk School classes, Schroon Lake Adirondack Folk Music Festival, Lake George Music Festival, Glens Falls Zucchini Festival, Hudson River Music Hall British Invasion Music Festival at Charles Wood Park, Adirondack Film Society's Easy Screening Series



Friday - August 11, 2017

8 am - 4 pm UpYonda Farm, Bolton Landing: $5/July and August: special programs, butterfly exhibit, nature trails
Lake George Friday Concert Series
8:30 am - 5 pm Adirondack Extreme, Bolton Landing: Treetop Obstacle course with various levels and challenges for all ages (Open daily through Labor Day and weekends Sept - early Nov.)
9 am - 6 pm Natural Stone Bridge and Caves, Pottersville: (hours change after September 5) Open daily self-guided or reserved guided tours, gemstone mining, disc golf, Adirondack Memory Museum, Bouldering Wall. 
9 am - 2 pm Bolton Landing Farmers Market
9:30 am - 6 pm Fort William Henry Museum, Lake George: military demos, self-guided tours, firework viewing (special price), ghost tours (shoulder season) $16.95/adults $13.95/Seniors, $7.95/children(5-15) Open daily through Oct. 29
10 am - 6 pm Eagle Flyer Tree Top Zip Line, 5 Mill Rd, Lake George (open daily through Labor Day then Fall hours takes place)

10 am - 4 pm Rogers Island Visitors Center, 11 Rogers island Way, Fort Edwards: (Open May 1 - Oct 31 on Mon-Sat from 10 am - 4pm and Sun: 1-4pm)
10 am - 9:30 pm Lake George Steamboat Company Bicentennial Cruises
10 am - 4 pm GO to the World Children's Museum, 89 Warren Street, Glens Falls ($5 admission includes program)
Lake George Theatre Productions
presents Neil Simon's
Last of the Red Hot Lovers
10 am - 12:30 pm The Sembrich, Bolton Landing grounds and museum open daily : free (donations are accepted) 
10:30 am  Storytime at the World Children's Museum, 89 Warren Street, Glens Falls ($5 admission includes program)
10 am - 5 pm West Mountain Scenic Chair Rides 
10:30 am - 7 pm Great Escape, Lake George
11 am - 2pm Hadley-Lake Luzerne Historical Society Kinnear Museum: 52 Main St, Lake Luzerne (July-August or Oct-June Saturdays only noon-3 pm or by appointment)
11 am Craft time at Schroon Lake Public Library
11 am - 4 pm Lake George Historical Society Museum20 Canada , Lake George: Fri-Sun (1-4), Wed-Thurs(3-8) closed: Mon-Tues
11 am - 9 pm Adventure Family Fun Center, Lake George: mini-golf, laser tag, 
12:15 -4 pNorth Creek Depot Museum,North Creek: Open daily Friday - Tuesday through Columbus Day: Free
1-5pm Pember Library, Natural History Museum and Preserve, 33 West Main, Granville, Open Tues-Fri from 1-5 pm and Sat from 10 am - 3pm) 8 year-round nature trails, 7,000 objects on display
2-5 pm The Sembrich, Bolton Landing grounds and museum open daily : free (donations are accepted) 
3 - 6 pm Warrensburg Farmers Riverside Farmers Market
5:30 -9:30 pm  VIVID Friday at the Lake George Shepard Park Concert Series 
6 pm Lake George Music Festival  Opening Ceremony at Fort William Henry Conference Center
6:30 pm Lake George Theatre Productions presents The Last of the Red Hot Lovers (formerly Lake George Dinner Theatre) 
Saturday – August 12, 2017  
8 am - noon Glens Falls Zucchini Festival 
8 am - 4 pm UpYonda Farm, Bolton Landing: $5/July and August: special programs, butterfly exhibit, nature trails
8:30 am - 5 pm Adirondack Extreme, Bolton Landing: Treetop Obstacle course with various levels and challenges for all ages (Open daily through Labor Day and weekends Sept - early Nov.)
Luzerne Music Center FREE concerts
9 am - 6 pm Natural Stone Bridge and Caves, Pottersville: (hours change after September 5) Open daily self-guided or reserved guided tours, gemstone mining, disc golf, Adirondack Memory Museum, Bouldering Wall. 
9:30 am - 6 pm Fort William Henry Museum, Lake George: military demos, self-guided tours, firework viewing (special price), ghost tours (shoulder season) $16.95/adults $13.95/Seniors, $7.95/children(5-15) Open daily through Oct. 29
10 am - 12:30 pm The Sembrich, Bolton Landing grounds and museum open daily : free (donations are accepted) 
10 am - 9:30 pm Lake George Steamboat Company Bicentennial Cruises
10 am - 4 pm GO to the World Children's Museum, 89 Warren Street, Glens Falls ($5 admission includes program)
10 am - 4 pm Rogers Island Visitors Center, 11 Rogers island Way, Fort Edwards: (Open May 1 - Oct 31 on Mon-Sat from 10 am - 4pm and Sun: 1-4pm)

10 am - 3 pm Pember Library, Natural History Museum and Preserve, 33 West Main, Granville, Open Tues-Fri from 1-5 pm and Sat from 10 am - 3pm) 8 year-round nature trails, 7,000 objects on display
10 am - 6 pm Eagle Flyer Tree Top Zip Line, 5 Mill Rd, Lake George (open daily through Labor Day then Fall hours takes place)
10 am - 4 pm Gore Mountain scenic gondola rides, bounce inflatables, and all base area attractions

10 am - 4 pm Gore Mountain Mini-golf
10 am - 5 pm West Mountain Scenic Chair Rides 
10:30 am - 7 pm Great Escape, Lake George
10 am - 4 pm Lake George Historical Society Museum20 Canada , Lake George: Fri-Sun (1-4), Wed-Thurs(3-8) closed: Mon-Tues
11 am - 2pm Hadley-Lake Luzerne Historical Society Kinnear Museum: 52 Main St, Lake Luzerne (July-August or Oct-June Saturdays only noon-3 pm or by appointment)
11 am - 9 pm Adventure Family Fun Center, Lake George: mini-golf, laser tag, 
12:15 -4 pm North Creek Depot Museum,North Creek: Open daily Friday - Tuesday through Columbus Day: Free
1-2 pm FREE docent tours at the Hyde Collection, Glens Falls
2-5 pm The Sembrich, Bolton Landing grounds and museum open daily : free (donations are accepted) 
British Invasion at Lake George's Charles Wood Park 
5 pm Seagle Colony presents VESPERS Concerts
6:30 pm Lake George Theatre Productions presents The Last of the Red Hot Lovers (formerly Lake George Dinner Theatre) 
7 - 10 pm Hudson River Music Hall Productions presents The British Invasion at Charles Wood Park, Lake George: $10/adult, Free/children (12 and under) food, vendors, activities. 
7:30 pm Luzerne Music Center Free Concerts: Featuring LMC students solo and in ensemble
8 pm The Adirondack Film Society presents "The Night We Met" at Schroon Lake Strand Theatre $10
Lake George Steamboat Company
Sunday - August 13, 2017 
 8:30 am - 5 pm Adirondack Extreme, Bolton Landing: Treetop Obstacle course with various levels and challenges for all ages (Open daily through Labor Day and weekends Sept - early Nov.)
9:30 am - 6 pm Fort William Henry Museum, Lake George: military demos, self-guided tours, firework viewing (special price), ghost tours (shoulder season) $16.95/adults $13.95/Seniors, $7.95/children(5-15) Open daily through Oct. 29
10 am Kid's Time at the Wells Wesleyan Church in Speculator every Sunday.  Snacks, lessons and fun activities.
Hike one of LGLC trails
10 am - 4 pm Gore Mountain scenic gondola rides, bounce inflatables, and all base area attractions

10 am - 4 pm Gore Mountain Mini-golf
10 am - 12:30 pm The Sembrich, Bolton Landing grounds and museum open daily : free (donations are accepted) 
10 am - 9:30 pm Lake George Steamboat Company Bicentennial Cruises 
10 am - 5 pm West Mountain Scenic Chair Rides 
10:30 am - 7 pm Great Escape, Lake George
10 am - 6 pm Eagle Flyer Tree Top Zip Line, 5 Mill Rd, Lake George (open daily through Labor Day then Fall hours takes place)
Adirondack and Catskill Fire Tower 
Challenge List
10 am - 4 pm Lake George Historical Society Museum20 Canada , Lake George: Fri-Sun (1-4), Wed-Thurs(3-8) closed: Mon-Tues
11 am - 9 pm Adventure Family Fun Center, Lake George: mini-golf, laser tag, 
11-2 pm FREE docent tours at the Hyde Collection,, Glens Falls
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noon - 5 pm Schroon Lake 28th annual Adirondack Folk Music Festival (free)
noon - 4 pm GO to the World Children's Museum, 89 Warren Street, Glens Falls ($5 admission includes program)
12:15 -4 pm North Creek Depot Museum,North Creek: Open daily Friday - Tuesday through Columbus Day: Free
1-3 pm Warrensburgh Historical Society Museum: Open Wed noon-4 pm and Sun 1-3 pm year round. FREE
1 - 4 pm Rogers Island Visitors Center, 11 Rogers island Way, Fort Edwards: (Open May 1 - Oct 31 on Mon-Sat from 10 am - 4pm and Sun: 1-4pm)
1:30 pm Luzerne Music Center Free Concerts: LMC students dazzle on the Steinway Model-B
2-5 pm The Sembrich, Bolton Landing grounds and museum open daily : free (donations are accepted) 
7 - 10 pm Hudson River Music Hall Productions presents The British Invasion at Charles Wood Park, Lake George: $10/adult, Free/children (12 and under) food, vendors, activities. 

8 pm The Adirondack Film Society presents "The Night We Met" at Schroon Lake Strand Theatre $10



CHECK OUT THESE OTHER FUN ACTIVITIES
• Lois McClure Legacy Tours
• Wednesday Summer Lecture Series with the Lake George Historical Society
• Schedule of classes at the Adirondack Folk School
• Luzerne Music Center Tuesday Night Concerts Series
• The Lake George Land Conservancy's events and activities 
• Fire Tower Challenge! 
Schroon Lake Historical Boat Tours: Tuesday and Thursday $12 at 11 am through August 17, Reservations: 518-532-7675 
• Hague Summer Concert Series:  


© Diane Chase is the author of the Adirondack Family Time™ guidebook series. Adirondack Family Time™guidebooks have easy, short Adirondack family hikes for ADK kids, parents, retired, seniors, dog-owners, Adirondack swimming holes, Lake Placid Olympic activities, Adirondack trivia, Adirondack horseback rides, Adirondack snowshoe family trails and more. Look for the Adirondack family guidebooks online or bookstores/museums/sporting good stores. Diane is currently working on the next Adirondack Family Activities™ guide.

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