Keep reading for the top events happening this weekend in the Adirondacks! Highlights include the final weekend of the FISU Winter World University Games and sensory snowshoeing at Adirondack Experience.
Looking to get in touch with nature? Try Forest Bathing at Adirondack Experience! This family-friendly snowshoeing event is $10/person for non-members and $8/person for ADKX members. Pre-registration is required.
Winter Workshop Series: Women’s Petticoats
This special event is part of Fort Ticonderoga’s Winter Quarters series. In this two-day, hands-on workshop, you’ll have the opportunity to make your own women’s petticoat, and learn more about the construction of these essential garments.
Through January 21
This weekend, go see the enchanting Wild Lights at The Wild Center in Tupper Lake. Take a walk on the looped trail to see thousands of twinkling lights, then head inside to warm up with hot drinks and food, and to see even more light displays.
Tickets are not required prior to arrival, but sell outs are anticipated, especially because this weekend is the final weekend of the FISU Winter World University Games. Pre-purchasing tickets also speeds up the check-in process.
FISU Winter World University Games
Through January 22
Come out for the last weekend of the FISU Winter World University Games in Lake Placid! Events this weekend include Alpine skiing, ice hockey finals, and a bunch of activities such as snowball cornhole tournaments. Don’t miss the closing ceremony on Sunday evening, with a concert and fire dancing to follow.
Enjoy winter fun in Lake George at a majorly discounted price during Winterfest. The $20 wristband gets you a discount at participating hotels and restaurants, as well as a memorable horse-drawn carriage ride, hot cocoa, and more. The $30 wristband gets you all that PLUS a winter activity of your choice; winter activity options include Adirondack dog sled rides and snow tubing! The wristband is good for the entire season.
What Else is Happening:
- Daring Descents Opening Reception: January 20
- University Games After Parties w/ Live Music: January 20
- Snow Day at Great Camp Sagamore: January 21
- Lantern Lit Sleigh/Wagon Rides & Speakeasy Dinner: January 20-21
- Sundeck Parties During the World University Games: Through January 22