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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Kicks for Pink!

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month! Join Glens Falls Karate in their support of kicking the disease with special pink gear! 

Pumpkin Patches!

Get pumpkins for Halloween, Thanksgiving, and everything in between! Check out our Fall Guide for local pumpkin patches and more fall fun!

Fall Festivals

Looking for some fall fun? Check out some of the top fall festivals and events in the region - you'll be sure to find something for the whole family. Find everything fall in the Fall Guide!

Area Events

Switching Hands
Wed, Oct 8, 2014 | 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
This course is offered for people who are experiencing difficulty using their dominant hand due to age, illness or accident. It may also appeal to anyone wanting to be ambidextrous. The concept stresses spatial relationship on a broader scale rather than printing or cursive writing, making progress easier and more rapidly achieved. The method uses observational drawing with measurement and contour relationships to translate simple objects onto paper with a charcoal stick.The instructor, Tom O'Brien, is a professional artist and sculptor who has developed problems with his dominant hand and therefore trained his left hand to become proficient in everyday tasks.
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VIP Day! - BOLD Birth
Sun, Oct 12, 2014 | 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
If you would like to give birth with your internal power switch on, this class is for you. The BOLD Method for Birth's mission is so support pregnant moms to have a healthy birth experience on a mental, physical and emotional level.
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All-Grain Beer Brewing
Wed, Oct 15, 2014 until Sat, Oct 18, 2014 | 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Wednesday, 6:30 to 8:30pm at the Wilton Center & Saturday, 9am to 3pm at Saratoga Zymurgist. This hands-on class is designed for the home brewer who would like to learn the world of all-grain brewing. Find out how working with grains will improve your beer making abilities. You will learn the benefits of doing a yeast starter, as well as how to ferment with lager yeast. Recipe formulation and how to calculate your efficiency will also be taught. You'll learn the specifics on how to brew an all-grain brew in the first class, and then you'll take that knowledge and brew on Saturday. After a fermenting time of 3-4 weeks, you will be invited back for bottling and take home a sample of the brew. Students must be 21 years of age to enroll in this class. Please bring your government- issued photo ID with you to the first class. This is an intermediate brewing class, so you should have some experience in home brewing. Please plan on bringing a lunch for Saturday's class. Pre-registration through SUNY Adirondack Continuing Education is required.
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Calligraphy Basics
Tue, Oct 21, 2014 | 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Would you like to learn how to personalize your own cards and invitations? The simple beauty, grace, and legibility of the italic hand make it one of the most recognizable, popular, and diverse lettering styles. Combine calligraphy, a favorite quotation, and a favorite layout to create a work of art that we will frame in class and you can bring home to enjoy! Pre-registration through Continuing Education is required.
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5 Hour Pre-licensing Course
Mon, Nov 3, 2014 | 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM
This five-hour pre-licensing course is required by New York State Department of Motor Vehicles for all applicants who want to take a road test for a driver's license. A MV-278 completion certificate needed for road test appointments will be issued at the conclusion of this class. Students should arrive 10 minutes before class starts. Class starts promptly at 5pm. A New York State Learner's Permit is required and must be brought to class. Pre-registration is required through Continuing Education.
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Post Star Holiday Parade
Sun, Nov 23, 2014 | 1:00 PM
The Annual Post Star Holiday Parade will take place on the Sunday before Thanksgiving, November 23, 2014. Maintaining the tradition of being held the Sunday before Thanksgiving, the parade will begin at 1:00 p.m. and will travel north on Route 9, starting at Carriage Traders and King Pin's Alley Family Fun Center through the village of South Glens Falls. The parade will showcase more than 110 entries which include community groups, bands, floats, marchers and costumed characters. The event concludes with a special guest, Santa Claus!
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Saturday Night Laser Tag Special
Sat, Dec 6, 2014 | 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Every Saturday night, year round, join us for unlimited laser tag in our multi-level arena, 7pm-10pm.
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Saturday Night Laser Tag Special
Sat, Dec 27, 2014 | 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Every Saturday night, year round, join us for unlimited laser tag in our multi-level arena, 7pm-10pm.
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Lodging Specials

Sleep Inn & Suites Lake George > Adirondack Winery Romance Package
The Lake George Windsor > Windsor Motel - four nights and continental breakfast for just $350 includes tax!!!
Country House Bed & Breakfast > Columbus Day Special!
Econo Lodge Lake George Downtown > Saratoga Race Track Special
Panther Mountain Inn - Four Season Adirondack Lodging > JANUARY JAMBOREE/MARCH MARKDOWN
The Sagamore > Fall Dining Package

Local Coupons

The Spa Studio and Salon > Enjoy $20 Off a Couples Massage!
North Country ENT, PC > 50% Off Acne Facial Treatment - Limited Time Offer!
D'ELLA Auto Group > Oil Change Special
Travel 2U Fitness > Save $25
Ed Levin Jewelry at The Silo Country Store & Gift Shop > Buy Ed Levin Jewelry and Save At Our Restaurant!
Adirondack Skydiving Adventures, LLC > Bridal Party Discount!
Home Improvement Gallery > Carpet Discount Rate
Cronin's Golf Resort > Wednesday Senior Special
The World Awareness Children's Museum > Save 10% on your next party!
Garden Time Sprinkler Services > Referral Credit


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!