Are you looking for something exciting to do this weekend? Head to the Adirondacks, where a variety of events and activities are taking place. From winter festivals and hands-on workshops to live history exhibits, there’s something new happening every day in this beautiful region. Here are 11 awesome events that you won’t want to miss this weekend!
NOTE: A winter storm is expected to arrive in the Adirondacks starting Friday night. Be sure to check online or call ahead for the latest updates if you’re planning to attend weekend events.
Get ready for winter fun at the Ticonderoga End of Winter Carnival! Check out various activities, including a family movie night, Super Circus with Mr. Fish, carnival games, and outdoor adventures. Saturday night will feature a campfire and s’mores before fireworks light up over Bicentennial Park as part of this end-of-winter celebration.
Experience the 2nd annual Corinth Winter Festival this weekend! Enjoy a day full of cardboard sledding adventures, snowman creation contests, winter crafting activities, and more. Eat and savor hot cocoa as you groove to music at this unforgettable celebration.
Make your way to Fort Ticonderoga and live history! As part of the Winter Quarters season, visitors have a unique opportunity to experience life in March 1777 as American Soldiers raced against time to build a bridge across Lake Champlain. An array of programs such as hands-on workshops, living historical events, and seminars are available for insight into life back then. Don’t miss out on this one-of-a-kind experience!
Looking to spruce up your home? Add a pop of greenery and fun into your living area with the Macramé & Margaritas workshop! Join Tatianna Morange, a modern macramé artist, this weekend and learn this creative craft’s basics while creating your own plant hanger. Enjoy light snacks and a complimentary margarita during the class. Pre-registration is required.
Embark on an exploration of the Adirondacks with Ed Kanze, a certified guide, and naturalist. This weekend, join Kanze on a Winter Walk to learn the basics of hiking in cold weather conditions. On the walk, you will learn more about regional flora/fauna and spot some wildlife! After the walk, hot beverages will be provided, courtesy of ADKX. Pre-registration is required, and there are snowshoes available upon request.
Through March 5
Take advantage of the last chance to immerse yourself in a winter wonderland at the Lake George Winterfest! Enjoy unique activities, like sleigh rides, snowshoe experiences, winter tubing, and more! Stay cozy with hot chocolate stations available at Biscotti Brothers and Adirondack Winery—an ideal way to stay warm while having fun! Check it out now before waiting another year to enjoy these fun activities!
What Else is Happening in the Area:
- Ticonderoga Virtual Ball: March 3
- Saranac Lake 3P: Pole-Pedal-Paddle Race: March 4
- 31st Annual Schroon Lake Ice Fishing Derby: March 4-5
- Rippin & Sippin at Gore Mountain: Through April 1
- GALLERY | Johnsburg Central School Student Exhibit | Widlund Gallery | Presented by TPC: Through April 8