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.

Photo Credit: Jason Checkla

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

The Bluebillies' Oldtime Country / Bluegrass Gospel Revue
Today | 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
July 29th , Wednesday, 7 pm The Bluebillies' Old-time Country/ Bluegrass Gospel Open Mic, 7:00pm - The Bluebillies will perform a short set of gospel music. 7:30pm - The Little Theater stage will become an open-mic. Singers, pickers, solos or groups, each will perform 2 or 3 songs, depending on the constraints of time.  Sign-up for a slot in the open mic portion of the event begins at 6:30pm and you will find the sign-up sheet on the stage. 8:30pm - INTERMISSION! Take this opportunity to get a bite to eat or get some coffee or beverage, buy some 50/50 tickets etc.. 8:45pm - If there are still more folks signed up to use the open mic, we will continue with that. When the open mic participants have all had a turn, depending on interest and time, we will convert the stage to AN OPEN CIRCLE JAM and pick together till time runs out! Bring yer friends (FREE ADMISSION/ Your Donations and the 50/50 drawing help to keep the gospel jam going!) Little Theater on the Farm, 27 Plum Road, Fort Edward, NY
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Adirondack Theatre Festival: Spun
Fri, Jul 31, 2015 | 7:30 PM
Following their father’s death, Molly and her estranged brother Jesse try to find a way to reconnect within the ruins of their childhood. Memories have a funny way of changing over time though, and with two very different recollections, blame, doubt, and rock-n-roll become weapons. This high-octane musical explores the complexities of family and story-telling, weaving together the recollections and unique perspectives of siblings with comedy, wit, and rock.
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"Tintype Tuesday" with Glens Falls Art!
Tue, Aug 4, 2015 | 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Looking for something different to do when the Saratoga Race Course is closed? "Dark Tuesday" is "Tintype Tuesday" and the perfect day to VISIT GLENS FALLS to learn about the history, science and art of the real 19th century collodion tintype photographic process.
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Adirondack Theatre Festival: Think Again
Thu, Aug 6, 2015 | 7:30 PM
Washington, DC’s three-time recipient of PERFORMANCE ARTIST OF THE YEAR, Max Major, will use a combination of magic, psychology, hypnosis and suggestion to demonstrate the untapped powers of the mind. Among the show’s highlights, Major will employ his uncanny understanding of body language to decode the thoughts of audience members, assume the role of a human lie detector, teach audience members how they can predict thoughts, and even subject himself to extreme physical harm in a feat of mind over body. Seen on television and onstage in over 2,000 performances, Max Major’s world premiere event of mind reading and magic will show you the capability of your own mind and body and make you THINK AGAIN about what’s truly possible.
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Adirondack Theatre Festival: Think Again
Fri, Aug 7, 2015 | 7:30 PM
Washington, DC’s three-time recipient of PERFORMANCE ARTIST OF THE YEAR, Max Major, will use a combination of magic, psychology, hypnosis and suggestion to demonstrate the untapped powers of the mind. Among the show’s highlights, Major will employ his uncanny understanding of body language to decode the thoughts of audience members, assume the role of a human lie detector, teach audience members how they can predict thoughts, and even subject himself to extreme physical harm in a feat of mind over body. Seen on television and onstage in over 2,000 performances, Max Major’s world premiere event of mind reading and magic will show you the capability of your own mind and body and make you THINK AGAIN about what’s truly possible.
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Annual Cardboard Boat Races
Sat, Aug 8, 2015 | 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Hudson Crossing Park presents a family fun day that’s free for spectators. Races 1:00 – 3:00 pm. Best photos opportunities 12 - 2pm.
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Adirondack Thunder vs. Reading Royals
Sat, Jan 16, 2016 | 7:00 PM
See the Adirondack Thunder take on the Reading Royals 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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Sleep Inn & Suites Lake George > Sunday Night Special
Panther Mountain Inn - Four Season Adirondack Lodging > JANUARY JAMBOREE/MARCH MARKDOWN
The Lake George Windsor > Windsor Motel - four nights and continental breakfast for just $350 includes tax!!!
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    Visit Queensbury, NY - a bustling town sandwiched between Glens Falls and Lake George!
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    Learn more about the town of Fort Edward in Upstate NY!
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    Read more about the quaint area of Hadley - Lake Luzerne!
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    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!