Visit Glens Falls in the Fall

Glens Falls Region Fall Guide

Fall is one of the most beautiful times of the year in Upstate NY. Glens Falls and surrounding municipalities offer many activities each autumn that allow participants to spend time outside and enjoy the beauty of the season.

Whether you're looking forward to fall festivals and events, breathtaking fall foliage, or simply finding that perfect pumpkin, there is SO much to discover this season in the Glens Falls Region!



Apple Picking

It's a classic autumn activity in the Glens Falls Region! Visit local orchards and pick some
delicious fruit for yourself.

Learn More About Apple Picking »

Find The Right Apple Variety »


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Top Fall Festivals

The Adirondack Balloon Festival, Taste of the North Country, and Fright Fest are just a few of the festive events that take place each fall in the Glens Falls Region! Learn more about them and be sure to mark your calendar.

See The Top Local Fall Festivals »


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Pumpkin Patches & Farms

There are a handful of farms and orchards just a short drive from Glens Falls where you can find fall family fun! Some even have corn mazes, haunted hayrides, and much more.

Find Local Farms »



Halloween Fun

Looking for scares and spooks? Get inspired by our Halloween Guide where you'll find ghoulish local events, trick-or-treating tips, and more festive fun!

Browse The Halloween Guide »

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Favorite Fall Activities

There's so much to do in the Glens Falls Region
this season, but we've managed to narrow all the options down into our five favorites.

See Our Favorite Fall Activities »

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Fall Events

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Fall Hiking & Biking

Get out and enjoy the crisp autumn air and the colorful foliage by hiking or riding your bike in the Glens Falls Region!

Learn Where To Hike & Bike »


Parks and Walkways

Spend time walking in one of Glens Falls' many parks, or find a bench where you can relax and admire your surroundings.

Find Parks In The Glens Falls Region »



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!

Regional Events

  • WWAARC 5th Annual Fall Gala: Jerseys, Jeans & Jewels
    Celebrate the season at this gala to benefit the WWAARC. "Jerseys, Jeans & Jewels" will have sports stars, live entertainment, auctions, and chocolate & wine tastings. Don your jersey, jeans, and jewels for this event in Albany's luxurious and pristine 90 State Events.
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  • Special Olympics NY Fall State Games Opening Ceremonies
    The Opening Ceremonies of the Special Olympics State Fall Games feature the Parade of Athletes, entertainment and the lighting of the Special Olympics Cauldron.
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  • Special Olympics State Fall Games
    The State Fall Games are one of three annual state games and one of more than 4,000 total competitive experiences held each year throughout New York. All events are free and open to the public.
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  • Northern Saratoga/Adirondack Walk to End Alzheimer's
    2015 Northern Saratoga & Adirondack Walk to End Alzheimer's Join the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. Become a Team Captain, join a team or choose to walk as an individual. Sign up at alzwalknsadk.org or contact Stefanie Bastien at 518-867-4999, ext 304 or sbastien[at]alz[dot]org. Registration at 9am | Ceremony at 10am | Walk at 10:15am Route Length: 2 miles
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  • Let's Grow YPO!
    The ARCC's Young Professionals Organization (YPO) is back! Join us to hear from some of the region's most interesting and talented entrepreneurs. Our panelists will share their personal stories and advice, their thoughts about how volunteerism has tied them to their community, and their ideas as to how the Young Professionals Organization can shape our region's future. Prepare to be inspired!
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