lake-george-area.JPGLake George, N.Y. - "Leaf" behind everyday worries and head to the Lake George Area in New York's Adirondacks to experience a full slate of autumn activities and adventures. Signature September events kick off the fall season and continue into October, including:
  • The 25th Annual Adirondack Nationals Car Show, September 5 - 8 - Featuring muscle cars, street and custom rods, this famed car show will be held in the Lake George Village.
  • Jazz at The Lake, September 6 - 7 - Now in its 30th year, enjoy music and the outdoors! Featuring acclaimed jazz performers, Jazz at the Lake is set in an open-air stage with beautiful Lake George as its backdrop.
  • The Adirondack Balloon Festival, September 20 - 22 - An American Bus Association 2013 Top 100 Event, the Adirondack Balloon Festival features multiple lift-off times, unique balloon shapes and breakfast at the airport.
  • The World's Largest Garage Sale, October 5 - 6 - A community-wide event of home and vendor sales, find trinkets and treasures at the World's Largest Garage Sale in Warrensburg!
And don't forget to head to the Lake George Area's newest fall event this year!
  • Teddy Roosevelt Rides Again! September 13 - 15 - Commemorating Theodore Roosevelt's connection to the hamlet of North Creek, this weekend long event will feature Teddy Bear Tea, a renowned Teddy Roosevelt impersonator, and a round-trip ride on "The Leviathan No. 63," a reproduction of an 1868 Steam Engine.
Adventure enthusiasts can get their thrills with a variety of outdoor activities, including autumn whitewater rafting, a fall fishing charter, or one of the many endurance sporting events that have become a hallmark of autumn in the Adirondacks. Enter to win a two-night stay in the Lake George Area, receive a fall events, activities and recreation brochure, and check out fall vacation packages at http://www.visitlakegeorge.com/. About the Lake George Area in New York's Adirondacks The Lake George Area in New York's Adirondacks is an easy-to-reach, affordable, year round vacation destination for the whole family. For free information on lodging, camping, dining, events, recreation and activities call 800-365-1050 X5100 or http://www.visitlakegeorge.com/. Four great seasons - one outstanding destination!

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Contact: Joanne Conley Warren County Tourism Department conleyj@warrencountyny.gov (518)761-7653