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

Adirondack Thunder vs. Brampton Beast
Today | 7:00 PM
See the Adirondack Thunder take on the Brampton Beast at the Civic Center!
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North Country Arts Seeks Artists for March Exhibition at NCA at The Shirt Factory
Sat, Mar 11, 2017 | 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
North Country Arts seeks artists working in any media to bring up to two ready-to-hang/display pieces to NCA at the Shirt Factory, 71 Lawrence St., Suite 114, Glens Falls, NY on Saturday, March 11 from 1-5 p.m. Hanging fees are $15 for North Country Arts Members and $25 for non-members. Non-members can join at registration.
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Adirondack Thunder vs. Brampton Beast
Sun, Mar 12, 2017 | 7:00 PM
See the Adirondack Thunder take on the Brampton Beast at the Civic Center!
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Introduction to Inkle Loom Weaving with Caroline Dvorak
Sun, Mar 19, 2017 | 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Students will have a variety of patterns and colors to choose from as they warp an inkle loom to create a colorful band that can be used for trim, a strap or a belt. The band can be up to seven feet long. No experience necessary. Ages 10 and up. NOTE: Parents should accompany a minor child.
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Marking the Moment: The Art of Allen Blagden
Tue, Mar 28, 2017 until Sun, Apr 2, 2017 | 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Allen Blagden, a distinguished American contemporary realist painter, is renowned for his paintings of birds, animals, and people, as well as the landscapes of New England and the Adirondacks. Blagden's painting style has often been compared to that of Winslow Homer and Andrew Wyeth. The exhibition includes approximately 50 works, mostly watercolors, which survey his distinguished career. It coincides with the publication of a new book on the painter by publisher David R. Godine with an essay by Princeton professor emeritus John Wilmerding. Curated by Caroline Welsh, art historian and director emerita of Adirondack Museum.
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Adirondack Theatre Festival: Nikola Tesla Drops The Beat
Sun, Jun 25, 2017 | 7:30 PM
A misunderstood genius. A rivalry for the ages. An idea that would change the world forever. Turning the volume up on one of our time’s most influential (and controversial) innovators, Nikola Tesla Drops the Beat is a theatrical experience unlike anything you’ve ever seen. A show that can only be described as “HAMILTON meets TESLA”, this epic battle of Nikola Tesla vs. Thomas Edison is set to the rhythm of a brand-new beat, in a modern and mesmerizing musical that will leave you speechless… and electrified.
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Adirondack Theatre Festival: The Boy in the Bathroom
Fri, Jul 28, 2017 | 7:30 PM
David has built an entire world for himself inside of his bathroom, refusing to leave for over a year. His mother cares for him, feeding him only food that can fit underneath the door. But when he meets Julie, a young woman who dreams of seeing what lies beyond their small Michigan town, the two begin a relationship from across the bathroom door. They share stories, play games, and trade knock-knock jokes…but will it be enough to get him to open up?
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Adirondack Theatre Festival: Glitches in Reality
Sat, Aug 12, 2017 | 2:00 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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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!