Category: General

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Witness the Celestial Event of the Year with Fort William Henry

Editor’s note (4/24/24): This event has passed. On April 8th, 2024, Lake George, New York, will be one of the lucky locations to witness the solar eclipse. This once-in-a-lifetime event is attracting people from near and far to the Lake George region, and at Fort William Henry, we’re offering the perfect way to experience this […]

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Embark on a Romantic Getaway to Lake George

Editor’s note (4/24/24): The Romance Package is no longer available. Check back for 2025 details! February is the month of love, and what better way to celebrate your special connection than with a romantic getaway to the Fort William Henry Hotel in beautiful Lake George, NY? Lake George is the picture-perfect setting for a bit […]

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Chill Vibes Await at the Annual Polar Ice Bar

Editor’s note (4/24/24): This event has passed. Stay tuned for 2025 details! Our Polar Ice Bar is set to make its return next weekend, and we can hardly contain our excitement! Live music, delicious drinks and food, and stunning ice sculptures await at this frosty celebration. Join us for a one-of-a-kind experience that we can […]

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Take a Glassblowing Class at Adirondack Glassblowing Studio

The Fort William Henry Hotel and Conference Center has partnered with the Adirondack Glassblowing Studio to offer guests an unforgettable glass art experience. Try Glassblowing yourself in a private class at ADK Glass. You’ll pick your project, pick your colors and create magic in this art class you’ll remember for a lifetime! Located just 30 […]

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Fireworks – No better spot to see them!

The Village of Lake George has fireworks on the Fourth of July and every Thursday after that for the rest of the summer. The fireworks are launched from a barge just a few hundred yards offshore. They light up the lake and the noise echoes of the surrounding mountains. One word: spectacular. The Fort William […]

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Toad Hill Maple
It’s Maple Season in Lake George & The Adirondacks

As winter begins to fade and the first signs of spring ease their way into the Lake George and Adirondack Region, expert sugarmakers retrieve their sugar taps from thousands of maple trees, signaling the start of our beloved maple syrup season. Being the number two producer of maple syrup in the United States (next to […]

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Local Breweries, Distilleries & Wineries To Visit

Lake George regional drinks just taste better when you enjoy them straight from the source. And with a variety of independent breweries, handcrafted spirits and beautiful wineries, we invite you to drink in the local flavor in whatever form of libation you prefer. Explore Lake George region breweries, distilleries and wineries below. Go ahead, start […]

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Hoffman Notch Path
Mud Season Madness

“Mud season” is the in-between season when the high country trails are covered in snow, and many of the lowland trails are muddy with melting snow. It’s not quite time for summer sports yet, and skiing isn’t the best either. But that doesn’t mean it’s not a great time to explore the outdoors in Lake […]

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