2013 Holiday Guide - Visit Glens Falls This Season

Enjoy all that Glens Falls has to offer this Holiday Season!

It's that time of year again and Glens Falls, NY and the surrounding area offer many activities and events to get you in the spirit of the season! The region offers annual events, festive family fun and shopping for all your gift and decorating needs! This year get ready for the holidays and celebrate the season right here in Glens Falls!

Top 5 Annual Events

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You won't want to miss these 5 annual holiday events in the Glens Falls Region! The holiday season is a great time to get involved in the community or get out and see what the area has to offer.

These annual holiday events will not disappoint! They have been going on for years and are extremely popular, including...

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Local Gift Ideas For 2013

Christmas Gifts

Wondering what to get that special someone or even a secret santa? We've got some ideas that will help you give a great gift! Our Gift Guide offers tips on local shopping!
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Decorating Inspiration

Holiday Decorations on Fireplace

Get your house ready for the season! Whether you want to go all out and create a winter wonderland or simply want to add a touch of holiday cheer, decorate your house with ideas from our Holiday Decorating Guide. We even have ways to get your kids involved in the fun!
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Festive Foods

Fancy Holiday Meal

There is nothing better than a home cooked meal during the holidays. Here are some recipes and tips for Holiday Food that you, your family, and the entire party are sure to love!
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Season Stress? Relax!

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Don't let the season overwhelm you. Read our tips to a Stress-free Holiday! You can enjoy the season and get all you need to do completed with ease.
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Don't Just Get, GIVE!

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As you're planning your elaborate holiday meals, gifts and parties... shopping for that perfect outfit or pair of shoes... don't forget to think of those who are less fortunate this holiday season.
Check the list of some great local charities »

Holiday Trivia Challenge

Holiday Trivia

From holiday songs to movies, cartoons and more, discover a holiday trivia game that will keep your friends and family guessing! Here we provide a few questions to get you started!
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Mother-In-Law? Check!

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She may have been the hardest person to check off your list in previous years, but not this year! We've pulled together some great tips along with a few great gift ideas for her. Take a look.
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100 Stocking Stuffers

Fill your family's stockings with a few surprises! Check out our stocking stuffers ideas list and get creative this year. There are tons of simple ideas for men, women and children!
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Regional Events

  • Habitat for Humanity - Jeans & Jewels Gala
    Join us on Saturday, April 26th as Habitat for Humanity takes over Cirelli's in South Glens Falls from 7 to 10pm, with our First Annual Jeans & Jewels Gala! Dress up or down we don't care, just come out to support us as we start our 24th Build in your community.
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  • Black Fly Affair: A Hikers' Ball
    And we're off? to the races ADK style. Our Black Fly Affair: A Hikers' Ball will be held Saturday evening, May 31st, from 6:30 - 11pm at the Hiland Park Country Club in Queensbury, NY. This year, we invite you to Trek to the Track for an evening of great fun, fanfare and fundraising. The stakes are high, and we've only just rounded the Clubhouse Turn. Included in the festivities are dining, dancing, live and silent auctions, 'Dicey Wooden Horse Racing', a 'fabulous' hat contest, 'horse auction', signature brewpub fresh ales sampling from sponsor Davidson Brothers of Glens Falls and hand crafted spirits tasting from sponsor Lake George Distilling Co. ADK's assortment of silent auction items - gear, trips, services, one-of-a-kind offerings and priceless ADK memorabilia - will overtake previous years? and winners of ADK's annual raffle will be drawn, so everybody has a stake in it. Andy Pratt - DJ, Auctioneer, ADK Member, ididarider! and 46er will keep us on 'track' throughout the evening. The proceeds from ADK's largest annual fundraising event will support ADK C.A.R.E.S "across the board" - wilderness protection initiatives that advocate for greater public access to spectacular recreational resources while protecting them for those that follow.
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  • A Hunger For Art: Charity Art Show & Family Fun Day
    Join us on Sunday, June 1st at Rainer's Gourmet for a day of art, family fun, delicious food, and live music! The Washington County Community Action Angels will host a charity art show and family fun day called "A Hunger For Art" to fund the Washington County Economic Opportunity Council's services.
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  • Americade Motorcycle Rally In Lake George
    Americade has become the world's largest multi-brand motorcycle touring rally. Local estimates indicate it attracts 50,000-100,000 annually.
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  • Adirondack Theatre Festival: Fully Committed
    ATF kicks off its 20th Anniversary Season with the home grown comedy, Fully Committed which premiered at ATF in 1998. After its world premiere, the show received an acclaimed Off-Broadway run during which it was dubbed “the hottest show in town” by Entertainment Weekly. It has since become one of the most produced plays in the American regional theatre. This summer it comes home to ATF.
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