Official Guide to the Greater Glens Falls Region including Washington, Warren and Northern Saratoga Counties

Glens Falls NY & The Glens Falls Region

Discover the towns and villages that make up the Glens Falls Region of Upstate NY including Fort Edward, Glens Falls, Lake Luzerne, Queensbury and South Glens Falls. Located 40 minutes north of Albany, the Glens Falls region offers scenic views, bustling "hometown" cities with comfortable lodging and hotels, restaurants, events and more. Most of the towns in the region are located right off of the Adirondack Northway (I-87) making it convenient to tour the region. Explore the different communities and read the historic past of the Glens Falls Region of Upstate NY!

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Take A Bite Wednesdays!

Hump Days just got savory-er! Every Wednesday this summer, downtown Glens Falls hosts Take A Bite where you can sample delicious food, plus enjoy live music and entertainment!

Glens Falls Celebrates Batman

Huge Batman Fan? Then look no further! This year is the 75th anniversary of Batman, and there is no better way to show your appreciation than demonstrating your artwork in honor of Batman.

Free River Ridin'

Enter here for your chance to win a free $100 Gift certificate to River Ridin'. ENTER NOW!

Ready for Summer Theatre?

Check out the Adirondack Theatre Festival for its 20th season! See professionals from across the country perform new hits and orginal pieces!

Win Water Slide World Tickets

Each week 3 winners will be receiving 4 tickets to Water Slide World in Lake George. The contest runs until August 3rd! Enter now>>>

Annual Million Dollar Duck Race

Will you be the next million dollar winner? The 24th Annual Million Dollar Duck Race will make its splash this weekend to help area charities.

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Area Events

WWII B-17 Bomber Tours & Flights
Today until Sun, Jul 27, 2014 | 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
One of the last flying WWII B-17 bombers, "Sentimental Journey," will be available for cockpit tours and flights at the Floyd Bennett Memorial Airport, July 21st -27th, 2014. A thrilling flight inside this historic warbird starts at $425.00 per person. For flight reservations, call 602-448-9415 or email b17rc@azcaf.org. Cockpit tours are only $5; ground viewing and photo opportunities are free to the visiting public from 9a - 5p each day.
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Annual Million Dollar Duck Race In Glens Falls
Sat, Jul 26, 2014 | 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
The 24th Annual Million Dollar Duck Race is July 26, 2014. You can buy a duck for $5 and watch it race through Haviland Cove to the finish line. Plus you could win one million dollars!
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Johnathan R. Vasiliou Zombie Gauntlet 5k
Sat, Jul 26, 2014 | 3:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Will you survive the zombie apocalypse? Test your skills at the 2nd Annual Zombie Gauntlet 5k. Run through hordes of hungry zombies as you make your way out of the trails. Keep your flags and you survive! Register as a Survivor, Zombie or a Walker If you would like to be "zombiefied" by our on site markup artists, please arrive at 3:00 pm. Wear old clothes as "zombie effects" may stain. You may also come dressed as a hungry zombie. Proceeds to help benefit Sepsis Awareness and Research
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Summerland Music Society presents The Impossible Lives of Greta Wells: An Evening of Words and Music with Andrew Sean Greer
Thu, Aug 7, 2014 | 7:00 PM
Bestselling author Andrew Sean Greer will read from his latest offering, which was included on the New York Times list of 100 Notable Books of 2013. The novel follows its main character through three different versions of her life, each set in a different year of the 20th century. Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra cellist Charlie Powers will join Christopher Bush (clarinet) and Carol Minor (piano) to perform a program of music inspired by the book. Presented in partnership with the Folklife Center at Crandall Public Library.
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Solomon Northup "Twelve Years a Slave"
Wed, Aug 13, 2014 | 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
A presentation by Paul McCarty, the Fort Edward Town Historian, Mr. McCarty will discuss Solomon Northup and his book "Twelve Years a Slave." A significant figure in local history, Mr. Northup was a free born African American who was kidnapped and sold into slavery. To register call The Glens Falls Home, Inc. at 518.793.1494
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Southern Tier Jazz Festival 2014 - Third Annual EOP Family-Friendly Fundraiser
Sat, Aug 16, 2014 | 2:00 PM to 7:00 PM
The Ferrario Southern Tier Jazz Festival is an outdoor live music event taking place on August 16, 2014 (rain or shine) at Thorne Street Park in Horseheads NY from 2-7pm. We are pleased to announce that two-time Grammy nominated saxophonist and flutist, Najee, will be joining returning artists contemporary jazz keyboardist, Marcus Johnson, Paradigm Shift with special guest saxophonist Lynn Ligammari and local favorite Top Shelf. This is third annual family-friendly fundraising event features lawn seating, delicious food and beverage provided by the EOP CFJP Bistro, and a farmer's market, including regional wines. A walking path around the perimeter of the concert area, children's play area, and adjacent public pool are also available. No pet please. You may bring your own cooler. Use code JAZZ for special hotel rate in Hampton Inn (607-795-3333),Garden Hilton Inn (607-739-3681) or Holiday Inn Express (607-795-1111). Proceeds benefit the Economic Opportunity Program, Inc. As a community action agency EOP work with partners and strive to connect people and regions. A Pathway to family, Trust and Freedom is EOP's strategic focus. With your generous support and participation, together we succeed! EOP need YOU, please spread the word and invite friends to come and support on Aug. 16. Helping people, Changing lives, Starting with You and Me!
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HOOTenanny! presented by Caffe Lena & Friends of the IBA
Sat, Aug 16, 2014 | 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Enjoy an evening of great food, wine, music and friends at HOOTenanny at Oliva Vineyards! Presented by Friends of the IBA and Caffe Lena, you'll be able to sample a gourmet selection of tasty hors d'oeuvres and locally made wine or beer, all while relaxing on a porch overlooking the Hudson River!
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The 2014 Washington County Fair
Mon, Aug 18, 2014 until Sun, Aug 24, 2014
Old fashioned family fun is right around the corner! The Washington County Fair, August 18 - 24, will bring great food, music, entertainment, rides, animals and so much more! You just can't do it all in one day!
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3 Winners will be selected each Monday to win 4-tickets to Water Slide World in Lake George!
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Lodging Specials


Country House Bed & Breakfast > A GRAND PROMOTION FOR A GRAND OPENING!
The Lake George Windsor > Windsor Motel - four nights and continental breakfast for just $350 includes tax!!!
Sleep Inn & Suites Lake George > Adirondack Winery Romance Package
Econo Lodge Lake George Downtown > Last Minute Vacation!

Local Coupons


Ed Levin Jewelry at The Silo Country Store & Gift Shop > Buy Ed Levin Jewelry and Save At Our Restaurant!
The World Awareness Children's Museum > Save 10% on your next party!
Bee's Knees Bounce Houses > "Like" Us On Facebook!
Leaf Air LLC > One Hour Scenic Flight
Hill Electric Supply Co., Inc. > 20% Off Clearance Sale
Janitorial Innovations > Offer for Chamber Members
Mead's Lock Shop Serving Warren, Washington, Bennington, Rutland Counties > $5.00 Off Lockouts, Lock Changes, Security Systems and more!
Rt. 9 Mini Storage Inc. > $5.00 OFF FIRST MONTH'S RENT
Combined Insurance > Free in home Consultation.

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Regional Towns

  • Mapped image of Glens Falls NYGlens Falls
    Discover Hometown USA, Glens Falls NY!
  • View of Queensbury NY on a mapQueensbury
    Visit Queensbury, NY - a bustling town sandwiched between Glens Falls and Lake George!
  • Map image of Fort EdwardFort Edward
    Learn more about the town of Fort Edward in Upstate NY!
  • Image of Lake LuzerneLake Luzerne
    Read more about the quaint area of Hadley - Lake Luzerne!
  • South Glens Falls New YorkSouth Glens Falls
    Learn more about the Village of South Glens Falls - a close knit community located in Upstate NY!

About Glens Falls Region

Explore Our Region!
Planning a visit to Glens Falls? From Washington County to Warren County to northern Saratoga, use our comprehensive guide to find everything this wonderful region has to offer! Find restaurants, events, community information and activities that fit your lifestyle! Visiting the area? Whether you are planning your next Adirondack summer season, or want to hit the trails in winter, you can find information on area hotels in and around Glens Falls as well as inns and resorts; restaurants, pubs and nightclubs, golf courses, shopping and day spas, arts and entertainment, activities, attractions and much more!