We’ve just about reached the halfway point of spring, and the Adirondacks are really coming alive with things to do this time of year. From outdoor adventures and events to Mother’s Day meals, make your way to the Adirondack Park this weekend for endless fun!
Explore the Outdoors
The annual Canoe, Kayak, and SUP Demo Days will be held at Lake Colby Beach in Saranac Lake this weekend! Test paddle a variety of canoes, kayaks, and SUPs, and enjoy great savings too. Admission is free.
Feel like taking part in a fun paddling competition? The annual ‘Round the Mountain Canoe and Kayak Race is happening this Saturday at Ampersand Bay Resort in Saranac Lake. Paddlers will begin at Lower Saranac Lake and finish the race on Lake Flower.
Head to Lake George this Saturday for the Prospect Mountain Road Race hosted by the Adirondack Runners. This 5.67-mile mountain race will benefit the Michelle Lafontaine SUNY Adirondack Nursing Scholarship Fund and Under the Woods Foundation.
The 5th Annual CATS Grand Hike will be hosted by Champlain Area Trails this Saturday! The event will begin with a 12.5-mile hike from Westport to the Essex Inn, and it will conclude with the Block Party at the inn from 3:00pm-7:00pm.
Experience Great Live Music Performances
Come see a fantastic concert by Fara at the Whallonsburg Grange on Friday at 7:30pm! Fara is an award-winning band featuring three fiddles and a piano, along with rich vocal harmonies.
ZOFO is shorthand for 20-finger orchestra, which is what this duo specializes in! Made up of acclaimed solo pianists Eva-Maria Zimmermann and Keisuke Nakagoshi, ZOFO has electrified audiences around the world.
Celebrate Mother’s Day
Take your mom to the Log House Restaurant and Pub at Garnet Hill Lodge in North River for a Mother’s Day Brunch! There will be live music during the brunch and guided hikes at 10:00am and 1:00pm.
Bring mom to an excellent Mother’s Day Brunch at High Peaks Resort in Lake Placid on Sunday at 11:00am. The grand buffet will have plenty of delicious brunch items to choose from.
In Lake Placid, Big Slide Brewery & Public House will host a special Mother’s Day Brunch on Sunday from 10:00am-1:00pm. Free “Momosas” will be available for all mothers!
Amado in Tupper Lake will offer a Mother’s Day Buffet with limited seating from 11:30am-4:00pm on Sunday. All moms will also receive a special treat!