Join us for our 3rd Annual Wintergreen Winterfest!
All Ages Festivities:
• Scavenger Hunt
• Snow Sculpture Contest - With prizes for the best sculptures!
• Snowshoe Demos - Bring your own or borrow ours!
• Firepits - with Marshmallow Roasting!
• Sledding - Bring sleds for the hill!
Available for purchase:
Hot Dogs & Hamburgers from the Canajoharie Volunteer Fire Dept.
Hot + Cold Apple Cider,
Cider Donuts & Cheddar Nachos from Sack O’ Spuds
This is a rustic-style event, please dress appropriately
and bring your own seats, blankets, chairs, etc.
Wear appropriate footwear for exploring our trails.
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********Saturday, Feb 4th*********
12 PM- Opening Ceremonies Join us today to commence our 61st year as the Lake George Winter Carnival! Blessing & Speech by local dignitaries. Held on the MacDonald Pier in Shepard Park!
518 Jeepin' Duck Hunt - INFO COMING SOON
-12:30- till gone! Chili Cook-Off
Our 1st cook-off for this season-& a fan favorite for sure!! Come try chili from various Lake George restaurants, then vote for your favorite to help crown the winner! A great way to get you warm inside!! $Fee Shepard Park Amphitheater ***PRE-SALE OPTION*** Purchase your tickets in advance online https://lgwc.ticketleap.com/cookoff/
-1 PM Outhouse Races - Battlefield park
As our saying goes “Don’t miss this LGWC tradition where SH*% really happens!” One of our continued must-see events!!! $2000 in Prizes!! Registration 9:30am @ The Lagoon (518)685-5009 *make sure to get & follow the specs!!
-2-4 PM MYO Snow Tie-Dyed LGWC T-Shirts
A family favorite & such a unique experience using tie-dye & Lake George snow! A fun & creative time that always ends with a surprise when you reveal your work of art! $Fee While supplies & snow last! Tie Dye Booth - Shepard Park
-4 PM LGWC Annual Parade
Our annual parade that helps to kick off our February weekend celebrations!! This event continues to grow every year! Interested in taking part in our parade? Email us at LGWC411@gmail.com - Big THANK YOU to Lake George Rotary Club for their help this year! Begins @ Lake George Tiki , travels North on Canada St., ends @ Amherst St.
-5:30-till No ‘mores! S’mores in the Park Sponsored by Northern Living - “Life as it Should Be.”
Come & enjoy ooey-gooey S’mores while keeping warm by the fires! All are welcome & best of all they are
FREE! Shepard Park Amphitheater
-5:30-till gone Hot Chocolate Bar - Co-Sponsored by Fort William Henry Hotel and Conference Center
This has become a LGWC must do! Not only do you get a LGWC Souvenir mug, but you also get to put all your favorite toppings on your Hot Chocolate!! ($Fee ) Shepard Park Amphitheater ***MUG PRESALE OPTION - ON SALE! Only a limited number of mugs will be available for sale the day of the event - We recommend purchasing in advance!
-7 PM Fireworks by SANTORE!
An amazing & beautiful event-there is nothing more spectacular than watching fireworks over the ice of our Queen of lakes!!
******Sunday, Feb 5th***********
-12:30 pm-till gone! ‘Sundae’ Fun-day & Karaoke/Open Mic
There is nothing better than ICE CREAM with all your favorite toppings on a Sunday afternoon.A Big THANK YOU to our friends at Stewart’s Shops!! While you are there, grab the mic & sing your heart out!! This is always a great family fun time! All are welcome! Bring your instrument or sing along with our friends at LG Live Karaoke! Shepard Park Amphitheater ($ Donations Appreciated)
-1 pm- till gone Lake George Baking Company “Do you wanna build a Cupcake?”
Make a Cupcake with the bakers and decorators from Lake George Baking Company
--3:30 PM LGWC Woman’s Skillet Toss Sponsored by Vera Bradley at the Lake George Outlets
“I am Woman! Hear me roar!!” Come & join in the fun with our 4th annual Women's Skillet Toss Event!! Who needs a keg when you have an iron skillet!!! Gift to win! All ages are welcome!
Sponsored by: Vera Bradley Outlet LG
Sign-up @ INFO BOOTH Shepard Park Beach by 3:15!
-4 PM Warm Up-Keg Toss
Come & test your strength! Do you have what it takes to be crowned this weekend’s winner? $50 Gift Cert. to win! All ages are welcome! Sponsored by: Mario’s, Lake George Beach Club, Lagoon and Blue Thirty-Two. Sign-up @ INFO BOOTH near Shepard Park Beach by 3:45!
****Both days--Double the fun!!*****
- (All Day) Bonfire on the Beach
Visit us to get warm on the beach in Shepard Park!
-12 PM -5 PM The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile!
The 27 Foot long Wienermobile and Oscar Mayer’s Team of Hot Dogger's will be on hand to help us “relish” this year's Lake George Winter Carnival! Stop by to snap a pic, see the Wienermobile in the parade or to sing the jingle with some like-minded hot dog fans.
-12 PM Cornhole Games
Grab some friends & head out for a game or two of cornhole! Locations TBA
-12-3 PM Children’s Activities
A variety of arts/crafts & games to occupy the kiddos! Shepard Park & Courtyard Marriott
-12-3 PM Pony Rides (Fee $) located in Shepard Park
-2 PM L.G. Dog’s Got Talent Contest
Something for all our furry friends!! Enter your furry friend in this LGWC crowd favorite! Prizes for those that get the most APAWS! Hosted by: The Dog Cabin
-3 PM Polar Plunge
YUP! We here at the LGWC challenge you to plunge into the frigid waters of LG!! Think you can handle it?? If so, make sure to register & don’t forget your camera & towel! Plunge & registration held @INFO BOOTH Sign up by 2:45pm.
-Horse Drawn Carriage/Sleigh Rides with Time to Remember-Canada Street (Fee $) Info: Tina (518)321-5539
**We ask that you please adhere to all COVID-19 CDC guidelines while visiting us at the LGWC!
Fireworks are the perfect way to set off any grand celebration with a “BANG!”.
Kicking off the first day of Syracuse Winterfest with Waterfront Fireworks at The Syracuse Inner Harbor!
Free and open to the public
Aloft Syracuse Inner Harbor (310 West Kirkpatrick Street, Syracuse, NY)
Friday, February 17th - 8:30pm
*Free Parking available on site
*Fireworks By MAJESTIC