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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Family Donates $1 Million

Last month, the Bill and Joanne Stock Foundation donated $1 million to Glens Falls Hospital to benefit the renovation of The Snuggery.

Courtesy photo via Glens Falls Business Journal

Fastrac Eyes Binley Site

Fastrac, a convenience store and gas station company, has proposed opening two new stores in Queensbury, one of which would be located at the current site of Binley Florist & Garden Center.

Feel The Thunder!

Catch exciting professional hockey action with the Adirondack Thunder at the Glens Falls Civic Center! Check out the schedule, and go cheer on your hometown team.

Photo: Andy Camp

Improvements For Warren St?

While the Downtown Revitalization Initiative is set to transform South Street, local officials are trying to secure separate funding to develop and improve Warren Street.

2017 Winter Guide

There's tons of fun to be had all over the region this season! Check out our Winter Guide for the scoop on outdoor activities and cold-weather tips.

Area Events

Lorna Bieber: Forces of Nature
Today until Sun, Feb 26, 2017 | 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Lorna Bieber's photo murals and montages look like snatches of memories and elusive recollections of familiar images. Comprised of stock media photography manipulated in scale and medium, and then rephotographed, Bieber's images reinterpret the natural world as an ethereal and poetic place.
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Lorna Bieber: Forces of Nature
Tue, Mar 7, 2017 until Sun, Mar 12, 2017 | 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Lorna Bieber's photo murals and montages look like snatches of memories and elusive recollections of familiar images. Comprised of stock media photography manipulated in scale and medium, and then rephotographed, Bieber's images reinterpret the natural world as an ethereal and poetic place.
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Quilting Basics for Anyone I: Cutting and Piecing with Susan Rivers
Sat, Mar 11, 2017 | 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Make your own "Sea and Sky" quilt top. The Adirondack Folk School class will introduce students to the history of quilt making, as well as the cutting and piecing of a quilt top. A variety of tools and their proper use will be demonstrated. See web for location. NOTE: This class will be taking place at the instructor's studio (Green Tree Fiber Arts) in The Shirt Factory, located at 71 Lawrence Street in Glens Falls, NY. If students prefer to purchase fabric, thread and other items from the instructor, please notify AFS at the time of registration. Fabric requirements and a supply list will be sent to students.
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Pounds for Paws - Weight Loss Challenge to Benefit Homeless Animals
Sun, Mar 19, 2017 | 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Pounds for Paws is a 6-week, team-based weight loss challenge from March 19 to April 30. Each team must have 3 people to qualify. Free group exercise activities will be offered throughout the competition (both donated classes from area fitness facilities as well as informal activities organized by volunteers), and there will be weekly prize drawings! 50% of all registration fees directly benefit our homeless animals and the other 50% is awarded to the team that loses the highest percent of bodyweight!
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Adirondack Thunder vs. Atlanta Gladiators
Sun, Mar 19, 2017 | 7:00 PM
See the Adirondack Thunder take on the Atlanta Gladiators at the Civic Center!
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The Great Upstate Boat Show In Queensbury NY
Fri, Mar 31, 2017 until Sun, Apr 2, 2017 | 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Dreaming of summer fun out on the water? Tubing, fishing, or simply cruising and enjoying your surroundings? Then get prepared for the 2017 boating season and visit the Great Upstate Boat Show!
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Adirondack Theatre Festival: PB&J Cafe - The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe
Mon, Jul 17, 2017 | 11:00 AM
It’s about time kids get to have the same amount of fun in a theatre that adults do! A revolutionary idea, the PB&J Cafe gives young theatre-goers the opportunity to order a meal from the cast of characters, participate in a pre-show art activity, dine during the live theatre performance, and come home with autographs from their favorite actors.
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Adirondack Theatre Festival: Glitches in Reality
Fri, Aug 11, 2017 | 8:00 PM
From the mind of renowned Australian magician, Simon Coronel, comes an evening filled with astonishing and impossible events. Glitches in Reality uses close-up trickery and mind-blowing slight of hand to take the audience on a journey through the truth behind magic and illusion; a truth that is far more amazing than even the illusions themselves. Winner of over a dozen international awards including multiple at the prestigious WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS OF MAGIC, Simon is a regular performer at the Magic Castle and is a university lecturer on perception and illusion.
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Read & Share

A $1 million donation from the Bill and Joanne Stock Foundation will go toward the renovation project underway
Will We See a 70-Foot Hotel Built at Exit 19 in the Future?
Since fall 2016, many of the buildings projects in the Glens Falls Region have centered around Exit 18, such as...
Find an array of winter activities in Glens Falls - from skiing to ice skating and much more!
glens fallsGlens Falls has a unique past that includes three major fires, and many historic buildings.
Discover downtown with something for everyone from shopping & dining, to arts & entertainment!
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Find great things to do in Queensbury. From major attractions to shopping to outdoor fun, Queensbury NY has it all!
From movies to gourmet recipes to local news, our blogs are a great resource for local tips, tricks and answers!
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Lodging Specials

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Local Coupons

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R&T Antiques > Cash Bonus!
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The Saratoga Winery & Tasting Room > 1/2 off a Wine Tasting for Two with Cheeseboard and Keepsake Wine Glasses!
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Kingpin's Alley Family Fun Center > SAVE $5 off Galactic Bowl
Hudson River Community Credit Union > Member Discount Program
Catseye Pest Control > $50 off Mice Removal!


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!