What's New In Glens Falls
Temperatures look to be mild this weekend, so it's the perfect opportunity to spend time outside! Three outdoor ice bars are happening in the region this weekend, and there are several other fun events on tap as well.

Funky Ice Fest, photo provided by Adirondack Pub & Brewery
One of the Capital Region's best fine jewelers will be opening a new location in Glens Falls in early 2017. 

Northeastern Fine Jewelry announced in a press release that their new Glens Falls location will be at 167 Glen Street in the former Scoville Jewelers building. Anticipated opening is February 2017 with the store to be open six days a week: 10-6 on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday; 10-7 on Thursdays; and 10-4 on Saturdays.  

Photo courtesy of Northeastern Fine Jewelry

Diners in Glens Falls will be able to enjoy two new restaurants in 2017. Both located in the heart of downtown on Glen and Ridge Streets, the new restaurants will be a welcome addition to the walkable Glen Street area. 

Now open, Poblano's brings a new chef's take on authentic Mexican. Another, still-to-be-named venture will feature upscale, modern American cuisine.

A new fine dining, modern American restaurant will be coming to the Aeon Nexus building in 2017.
The Stanley Cup will be part of the 2017 CCM/ECHL All-Star Classic festivities on January 16 and 17. 

Fans will have multiple opportunities to see and take pictures with the cup during festivities leading up to the All-Star Classic and skills competition. 


Ready or not, Exit 18 in Queensbury is on its way to becoming a tourist hotspot in the Glens Falls Region. In addition to the ongoing hotel projects in the area, a few major indoor recreational centers are scheduled to open throughout the year.

Photo: Sky Zone Free Jump, provided by KONNECT Agency
Seventeen-year-old "The Voice" star Sawyer Fredericks will perform the American National Anthem at the 2017 CCM/ECHL All-Star Classic on Wednesday, January 18. Fredericks will be joined by a brass quartet from the Glens Falls Symphony performing the Canadian National Anthem. 

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The Open Door Mission announced in early January that they will be opening a new door for those in need in the Glens Falls region in the former Warren Furniture building at the corner of Platt and Warren.  

At a special meeting to publicly announce the Pathway Home Capital Campaign and showcase the building, Executive Director Kim Cook reviewed the multi-phase project which will use local, regional, federal, and community funding to provide a significant increase in services to the Glens Falls community. 

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Rendering of future site, image by Phillip Coltart Films, future building from AJA Architecture, image provided

Looking for something to do this Martin Luther King Weekend? Trying to entertain yourself and your kids? These nine events are happening throughout the region, from Downtown Glens Falls all the way to North Creek!

The 2017 CCM/ECHL All-Star Classic is less than two weeks away, but before the big game, the Adirondack Thunder and ECHL would like to thank fans for all their support by hosting Fan Fest in Lake George! The event will take place on Tuesday, January 17, and feature a meet & greet, a Hockey Hall of Fame Exhibit, and more!

Photo: Trophies at Past Fan Fest (provided by Adirondack Thunder, ©2015 Dawn Warford/OSB)
The holidays may be over, but there's still plenty more winter to enjoy! There are exciting events happening both indoors and outdoors this weekend so you can have fun no matter your temperature preference.


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