Lake George Village offers a month-long celebration of winter during this annual family-friendly festival. The Winter Carnival takes place each weekend throughout February (Saturdays and Sundays from 2/2/2019-2/24/2019) Every February winter enthusiasts flock to Lake George Village to watch, support, and participate in the Polar Plunge; on-ice car, snowmobile, and truck races, Lake George Dog’s Got Talent show, games and other activities on the ice and around the village. The Opening Ceremonies, and the parade along Canada Street take place on the first weekend kicking off the annual Carnival.
Looking for something fun to do on a Saturday or Sunday? The Lake George Winter Carnival has pony rides, helicopter rides, Human Foosball Tournament, wood carving demonstrations, horse drawn carriage rides, children’s activities, ATV wagon rides for the kids and face painting. Hit the Hot Chocolate Bar at the Beach, and make S’mores at the Beach every Saturday. Make sure you don’t leave before the fireworks blast off!
More fun and lively entertainment includes Outhouse Races, the Chili Cook-off, 4×4 truck races and an ATV scavenger hunt/Poker run, ice diving demonstrations, the Glacier Golf Tournament, and the always popular chowder cook-off and chicken cook-off competitions.