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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It's Time For The Fair!

The 2015 Washington County Fair will be open from August 24 - 30. As always, there will be great food, rides, entertainment, and so much more!

Historic Building Sold

The B.B. Fowler Co. building on Glen Street has been sold to current tenant JMZ Architects and Planners, but plans for its first floor have yet to be announced.

Civic Center Improvements

The Glens Falls Civic Center recently announced that it will be upgrading its sound system, exterior marquee, interior lighting, and implementing arena-wide Wi-Fi access.

Been Downtown Lately?

If you haven't, you should really check out all the new things that are happening in Hometown USA, including restaurants, shopping, recreation, and more! 

Area Events

Forensic: Prove It
Mon, Sep 28, 2015 | 12:00 AM
Online course for students completing grades 3-5 & 6-9 Would you like to learn about all the science of Forensic Science and how crimes are solved? Join Mr. Biss to do just that. You will study everything from bones to tool marks and fingerprints to DNA to trace evidence. This online class will be full of photos, videos and history explaining the past and present Forensic Science. You will learn in detail about the different forensic techniques and will also have some laboratory experiments you can try at home. This class will be taught online using the Angel course management system and internet research techniques over six units to teach you all about forensic science. The first week will start with a section showing you how to use the online Angel system, how to check your messages, how to respond back to us, and what is expected from you each lesson. Then, we'll get to the good stuff-learning about forensics! Please read the information about online courses on p. 2 of the Fall 2015 Course Catalog before enrolling in this course.
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Herbal Skin Protection
Tue, Sep 29, 2015 | 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Learn how to make herbal oil bug repellent and herbal liniment in class with herbs from the SUNY Adirondack herbal garden. Discuss herbal solutions to dealing with bug bites, tick bites and various skin rashes that are encountered as we spend time outside. Course price includes a $5 materials fee.
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Union Cemetery Tour
Wed, Sep 30, 2015 | 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Take a tour of Union Cemetery on a fall afternoon. Historian Paul McCarty will point out some interesting graves of local celebrities who have left their marks in life and in death. This year is the 150th anniversary of the conclusion of the Civil War in 1865. The Civil War monuments and graves will be highlighted for this tour. Light refreshments will be served at the conclusion of the tour. Pre-registration is required at 518-743-2238.
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Adirondack Thunder vs. Norfolk Admirals
Sat, Feb 6, 2016 | 7:00 PM
See the Adirondack Thunder take on the Norfolk Admirals at the Civic Center!
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Adirondack Thunder vs. Wheeling Nailers
Fri, Feb 12, 2016 | 7:00 PM
See the Adirondack Thunder take on the Wheeling Nailers at the Civic Center!
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Adirondack Thunder vs. Wheeling Nailers
Tue, Feb 16, 2016 | 7:00 PM
See the Adirondack Thunder take on the Wheeling Nailers at the Civic Center!
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Adirondack Thunder vs. Reading Royals
Sat, Feb 27, 2016 | 7:00 PM
See the Adirondack Thunder take on the Reading Royals at the Civic Center!
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Adirondack Thunder vs. Brampton Beast
Sat, Apr 2, 2016 | 7:00 PM
See the Adirondack Thunder take on the Brampton Beast at the Civic Center!
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Lodging Specials


Sleep Inn & Suites Lake George > Dinner and a Movie Package
Country Inn and Suites Lake George > Family Fun Package
Dunham's Bay Resort > Late July Mid-Week Lodging Discount
The Depe Dene Resort > Labor Day Weekend Special!
Econo Lodge Lake George Downtown > Saratoga Race Track Special

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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!