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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Historic District

The Church of the Messiah is just one of more than 70 buildings in Glens Falls' Three Squares Historic District that is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

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New Cabaret Space

Adirondack Theatre Festival has outdone itself this summer by creating an intimate, multi-use cabaret space next door to the Wood Theater on Glen Street!

Fort Ann's Newest Brew Pub

Battle Hill Brewing Co. in Fort Ann will be brewing beers near the Revolutionary War battle site that it was named for!

Take A Bite Is Back!

Wednesdays are once again Take A Bite nights in Downtown Glens Falls! Sample small plates from local restaurants for $5 or less, and enjoy live entertainment.

Area Events

Take A Bite in Downtown Glens Falls
Today until Wed, Aug 19, 2015 | 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Snack and stroll at Take a Bite in downtown Glens Falls, each Wednesday this summer. You can enjoy the beauty of Glens Falls, while experiencing the best of downtown restaurants and retailers, including live street performers!
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American Music Festival for the Lake
Sat, Sep 26, 2015 until Sun, Sep 27, 2015 | 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM
A two-day combination Block Party and Music Festival. Location: Introducing the brand new Charles R Wood festival space in the West Brook environmental park, on the site of the old Gaslight Village. It's right across Beach Road from where the big tour boats are docked; all on the southern tip of the Queen of America's Lakes. The free block party will feature kids' attractions, rides, and arts & crafts fair, and more.
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Five Finger Death Punch
Fri, Oct 9, 2015 | 7:00 PM
Formed by a bevy of metal veterans, Five Finger Death Punch emerged from the muck of Los Angeles with a form of thrash as potent and abrasive as its name.
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Celebrating 75 Years of the Washington County Historical Society: Our Past, Present, and Future
Sat, Oct 24, 2015 | 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM
The Washington County Historical Society's annual meeting entitled, "Celebrating 75 Years of the Washington County Historical Society: Our Past, Present, and Future", will be on Saturday, October 24th at the Fort Miller Reformed Church in historic Fort Miller (off Rt. 4 between Schuylerville and Fort Edward). This program will begin at 10 a.m. with a coffee hour and will incorporate our annual meeting at 10:30 a.m. There will be a luncheon (price TBD) at noon and at 1 p.m. Dr. Clifford Brown, historian and faculty member at Union College will present a new program: "New Findings in the Continuing Saga of Solomon Northup." There is no charge to attend Dr. Brown's talk. For further information on this event please contact WCHS at (518) 747-9108.
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Adirondack Thunder vs. South Carolina Stingrays
Sat, Jan 9, 2016 | 7:00 PM
See the Adirondack Thunder take on the South Carolina Stingrays at the Civic Center!
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Adirondack Thunder vs. Reading Royals
Fri, Jan 29, 2016 | 7:00 PM
See the Adirondack Thunder take on the Reading Royals at the Civic Center!
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Adirondack Thunder vs. Elmira Jackals
Tue, Apr 5, 2016 | 7:00 PM
See the Adirondack Thunder take on the Elmira Jackals at the Civic Center!
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Glens Falls Symphony - Legends of Song
Sun, May 8, 2016 | 4:00 PM
The Glens Falls Symphony welcomes guest conductor Simon Carrington, founding member of the renowned King's Singers, for an afternoon of choral majesty with the Adirondack Voices, Queensbury High School Madrigals, and Glens Falls Symphony Children's Chorus.
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Lodging Specials

Sleep Inn & Suites Lake George > Sunday Night Special
Dunham's Bay Resort > FREE Pizza for Family Stays
The Depe Dene Resort > Americade 2015 Special!
Econo Lodge Lake George Downtown > Saratoga Race Track Special
Country Inn and Suites Lake George > Family Fun Package
The Lake George Windsor > Windsor Motel - four nights and continental breakfast for just $350 includes tax!!!

Local Coupons

Glens Falls Karate Academy > Two Weeks of Free Classes!
The Fun Spot > Race In With Savings!
Rt. 9 Mini Storage Inc. > $5.00 OFF FIRST MONTH'S RENT
Combs Automotive > Oil Change Club Card
M+M Digital Printing > Calendar Special
AAA Northway Travel Center > Full Service Oil Change
Hudson River Community Credit Union > Member Discount Program
Tango Fusion Dance Company > New Student Group Class - Introductory Class Offer


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!