Events in the Adirondacks

Adirondack events calendar

Events to keep you busy during your stay

Here in the heart of the Adirondacks, our events calendar is as diverse as our gorgeous mountain landscape. 

Get together...

Meet and mingle at one of our many events, whether you be a competitor or a spectator.

There's a lot of territory to cover here in the heart -  you should probably plan to spend a few days exploring our quaint towns! Finish the day off with a delicious meal at a cozy restaurant before resting your head in one of our inviting lodging properties!

Then rev it up!

Looking for some more active events? Scroll down through our events calendar and check out the variety of biking, birding, and nature events! 

Pick your weekend, find lodging and then get ready to experience warm-weather events in the Adirondacks.

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Play: "Tuesdays with Morrie"- Blue Mountain Lake

Jun212018
Thurs., June 21, 7:30 p.m.        Starring...

Adirondack Quilt Camp, Long Lake

Jun2420183more
Sun, 1-4 p.m., M-W, 8a.m.-4p.m. the Adirondack Quilt Camp will be held at Long...

Adirondack Quilt Camp, Long Lake

Jun2520182more
Sun, 1-4 p.m., M-W, 8a.m.-4p.m. the Adirondack Quilt Camp will be held at Long...

Adirondack Quilt Camp, Long Lake

Jun2620181more
Sun, 1-4 p.m., M-W, 8a.m.-4p.m. the Adirondack Quilt Camp will be held at Long...

Adirondack Quilt Camp, Long Lake

Jun272018
Sun, 1-4 p.m., M-W, 8a.m.-4p.m. the Adirondack Quilt Camp will be held at Long...

"Inlet From the Air" - Inlet Historical Society

Jun2820181more
Jean Bird, whose family was part of the flyers of the Fulton Chain, will present...

"Inlet From the Air" - Inlet Historical Society

Jun282018
Jean Bird, whose family was part of the flyers of the Fulton Chain, will present...

Historic Mill & Art Studios Tour

Jun282018
The Sacandaga River Sculpture Park is featuring the work of internationally...

Annual 4th of July Parade and Celebration- Speculator

Jun302018
Our annual 4th of July Parade & Celebration will be held on Saturday, June 30...
Speculator Pavilion
2834 State Route 30
Speculator
12164

Friends of Lake Pleasant Library Book Sale

Jun302018
Library Book Sale! Saturday, June 30, 2018 10AM-2PM at the Lake Pleasant...

Raquette Lake Strawberry Festival

Jun302018
The Raquette Lake Strawberry Festival will be held at the Raquette Lake Fire Hall...
Raquette Lake Fire Hall

Live Music in Inlet - Tom O'Carroll

Jun302018
Part of Inlet's "Sunsets by the Lake" Concert Series. Bring a...

Annual Auction, Square Dance, & Bar-B-Que- Blue Mountain Lake

Jun302018
The Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts is once again hosting its annual Summer...

Expressive Art Workshop

Jul22018
Expressive Art Workshop for children ages 6 to 12 Lake Pleasant Library (2864...

4th of July Celebration in Long Lake

Jul42018
10a.m. at the Town Ball Field there will be games for all ages with prizes. At 6p...

Fireworks from the Barge, Raquette Lake

Jul42018
At dusk the Fireworks from the Barge will begin at the Village Green. Gather on...
Raquette Lake

Inlet Ping Pong Ball Drop

Jul42018
Children up to age 12 will rush out onto the ball field after thousands of ping...

4th of July! Live Music & Fireworks in Inlet

Jul42018
Live music by Jamie Notarthomas starts at 7:30 followed by fireworks over Fourth...

Piseco Rummage Sale

Jul62018
Come out to the Piseco Community Hall and find that "can't live...

Concert: Koehler&Kelly- Blue Mountain Lake

Jul62018
Fiddlers' Hall of Fame inductee Gretchen Koehler and U.S. Jazz Ambassador...

Rustic Architecture of Big Moose Tour

Jul62018
This tour, led by AARCH’s Steven Engelhart and several local guides, will...

Kids Fishing Derby- Morehouse

Jul72018
Calling all Kids-up to 14 years old....... Join us for Morehouse's...

Piseco Rummage & Bake Sale

Jul72018
Come to the Piseco Community Hall and have come delicious baked goods while...

Live Music in Inlet - Annie & the Hedonists

Jul72018
Part of Inlet's "Sunsets by the Lake" Concert Series. Bring a...

A Tribute To Gershwin

Jul72018
Join us in celebrating the great popular works of George and Ira Gershwin with...

Indian Lake Independence Day Parade and Celebration

Jul72018
Kids Fishing Derby starting in the morning! All day long! - Burgers &...

Oxbow Inn Summer Entertainment: Luke & Mike

Jul82018
Come to the Oxbow Inn after the Piseco fireworks for live music and a good time...

The Oxbow Inn

The Oxbow Inn
1815 State Route 8
Lake Pleasant
12108

ADK Basketball Camp

Jul92018
Adirondack Basketball Camp 2018! Lake Pleasant Central School (120 Elm Lake...

Fabric, Crafts, & Notions Sale

Jul102018
Fabric, Craft & Notions Sale July 10, 2018 from 1-5pm Lake Pleasant Public...

Vladimir Papilashuili: US Antarctic Program- Scientific Frontiers

Jul102018
Vladimir Papitashuili Earth Science July 10, 2018 at 7pm Lake Pleasant Public...

Tie Dye Workshop- Raquette Lake

Jul112018
7p.m. the Raquette Lake Tie Dye Event will be held at the Raquette Lake Library,...
Raquette Lake

Historical Building Tour & Luncheon

Jul112018
Peggy LaFontaine has organized a tour of a local historic building, on Wednesday...

Utica Zoomobile

Jul112018
Come learn about and meet some neat animals with our friends from the Utica Zoo...

Children's Dance by Different Drummer

Jul112018
Let your children dance the evening away! Come to the Lake Pleasant Library on...

Italian Night- Ziti Dinner

Jul112018
Full ziti dinner sponsered by the Piseco Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary...

"History of Eagle Bay" - Inlet Historical Society

Jul122018
Dick Williams, of Clinton, NY, has owned property on Fourth Lake for the past 37...

Nathan Littauer Golf Tournament

Jul132018
The Fifteenth annual Adirondack Challenge Golf Tournament in support of Nathan...

Bingo Night

Jul132018
Come play bingo and support the Piseco Fire Department! Join us at 7pm at the...

Summer Concert: Mountain Arts Consortium & A Pretty Good Band

Jul132018
Come hear some "pretty good" music at Lake Pleasant Central School on...

Oxbow Inn Summer Entertainment: Ryan Matter on the deck

Jul132018
Enjoy live music overlooking Oxbow Lake at the lovely Oxbow Inn!

The Oxbow Inn

The Oxbow Inn
1815 State Route 8
Lake Pleasant
12108

Live Music in Inlet - The Buskers

Jul142018
Part of Inlet's "Sunsets by the Lake" Concert Series. Bring a...

Oxbow Inn Summer Entertainment: Gunpowder & Lead

Jul152018
Come enjoy Gunpowder and Lead at the beautiful Oxbow in! 

The Oxbow Inn

The Oxbow Inn
1815 State Route 8
Lake Pleasant
12108

Oak Mountain Turkey Dinner & Dance

Jul142018
Sat, July 14, 5:30pm – 10:00pm Saturday Night Supper Dance by The Friends...

Rhinelander Estate in Speculator

Jul172018
Tuesday, July 17th - join the Lake Pleasant and Speculator Historical Society for...

33rd Annual Piseco Lake Triathalon

Jul212018
33rd Annual Piseco Lake Triathlon on July 21st This race is considered a ‘...

Made in the Adirondack North Country Fair- Blue Mountain Lake

Jul212018
Join us for a celebration of locally produced arts, crafts, jewelry, home goods,...

US Waterski Show Team in Long Lake

Jul212018
10a.m. the 7th annual US Water Ski Show Team Exhibition will begin at the Long...

Cardboard Box Boat Float Off: Long Lake

Jul212018
11a.m.-2p.m. The summer's first Cardboard Box Boat Float-Off will take place...

Inlet's "Arts in the Park"

Jul2120183more
Over 60 vendors will offer their handmade products in Arrowhead Park.  ...

Live Music in Inlet - Dan Duggan & Peggy Lynn

Jul212018
Part of Inlet's "Sunsets by the Lake" Concert Series. Bring a...

Inlet's "Arts in the Park"

Jul2220182more
Over 60 vendors will offer their handmade products in Arrowhead Park.  ...

Long Lake Amazing Race Road Rally

Jul252018
7p.m. the annual Amazing Road Race Rally will begin at the Geiger Arena Sponsored...

Flowerondacks at Adirondack Experience, the Museum on Blue Mountain Lake

Jul252018
“Flowerondacks” will immerse you in the gardens of the ADKX which...

Will the Circle Be Unbroken? - Youth and Aging Families of Inlet

Jul262018
Eliza Darling, Hamilton County Historian, will discuss a look at both ends of...
Inlet Town Hall

Long Lake Paddling Olympics

Jul272018
Long Lake Paddling Olympics 10:30 a.m. - Long Lake Paddling Olympics will be...

Free Children's Concert - Inlet

Jul272018
Free concert featuring two quartets from the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra....

Fireworks - Inlet

Jul282018
Celebrating 20 years of "An Evening with the Symphony" Fireworks...

Fundraising Cocktail Party - Inlet

Jul272018
Fundraising cocktail party with full buffet and open bar @ The Woods Inn....

An Evening with the Symphony - Rochester Philharmonic -Inlet

Jul272018
Sponsored by the Fulton Chain of Lakes Performing Arts Council 3:00  Free...

"An Evening with the Symphony"

Jul2720181more
Made possible by the Fulton Chain of Lakes Performing Arts Council 3:00...

NBNE Pops Ensemble - Inlet

Jul282018
Navy Band Northeast will bring music to Arrowhead Park. Led by its Director,...

Inlet Classic Car Cruise & Show

Jul282018
Sponosred by the Inlet Historical Society.All vehicles...

Live Music in Inlet - Shrinking Violets

Jul282018
Part of Inlet's "Sunsets by the Lake" Concert Series. Bring a...

Kellogg's Company of Artillery- Inlet

Jul2820181more
Living history encampment - see what life was like during the Revolutionary War...

10th Mountain Division Band- Inlet

Jul292018
2:00 p.m. under the tent at Arrowhead Park Free Admission! Good will offerings...

Kellogg's Company of Artillery- Inlet

Jul292018
Living history encampment - see what life was like during the Revolutionary War...

Swimming Races- Long Lake

Aug12018
10a.m., the Swimming Races will be held at the Long Lake Town Beach. Swimmers of...

Durant Days and Boat Parade Weekend, Raquette Lake

Aug320182more
8a.m. The Durant Days and Boat Parade weekend kicks off, sponsored by the Town of...

Durant Days and Boat Parade Weekend, Raquette Lake

Aug420181more
8a.m. The Durant Days and Boat Parade weekend kicks off, sponsored by the Town of...

Veteran Appreciation Day- Blue Mountain Lake

Aug42018
Special presentation "World War II Stories from the Adirondacks; Greatest...

Live Music in Inlet - Karen Savoca & Pete Heitzman

Aug42018
Part of Inlet's "Sunsets by the Lake" Concert Series. Bring a...

"Heart of the Park" Craft Fair- Long Lake

Aug52018
10a.m.-4p.m. the Annual Heart of the Park Craft Fair, sponsored by the Town of...
Long Lake Mt. Sabattis Pavilion
Long Lake
12847

Durant Days and Boat Parade Weekend, Raquette Lake

Aug52018
8a.m. The Durant Days and Boat Parade weekend kicks off, sponsored by the Town of...

40th Annual Lake 10K Lake Run

Aug52018
This year marks the 40th Anniversary of the toughest 10K in the Adirondacks!...

Utica Zoomobile- Long Lake

Aug82018
10a.m. and 12p.m. the Utica Zoomobile sponsored by the Town of Long Lake will be...
Long Lake Mt. Sabattis Pavilion
8 Pavillion Lane
Long Lake
12847

TWIGS Annual Craft Fair

Aug92018
Join us for the Annual TWIGS craft fair in Speculator! This craft fair gets...

"Rudd Family Memories of Inlet" - Inlet Historical Society

Aug92018
5:00 p.m. - Board Meeting 6:00 p.m. - Annual Membership Meeting 7:00 p.m. -...

Lake Pleasant Public Library Open House

Aug102018
Lake Pleasant Public Library Open House August 10, 2018 3-5pm 518-548-8444...

American Mountain Men Rendezvous- Blue Mountain Lake

Aug1020181more
Discover the traditions, tools, skills, and lifestyles of nineteenth century...

Oxbow Lake Bass Tournament

Aug112018
This years Oxbow Lake Bass Tournament will be sponsored by the Schonowe Volunteer...

Raquette Lake's Busiest Day

Aug112018
10 a.m., Raquette Lake’s Busiest Day will be held at locations throughout...

Town-Wide Garage Sale- Long Lake

Aug112018
9 a.m. – 4 p.m., The Long Lake Town-Wide Garage sale will be held...
Town of Long Lake

Live Music in Inlet - Bill Staines

Aug112018
Part of Inlet's "Sunsets by the Lake" Concert Series. Bring a...

American Mountain Men Rendezvous- Blue Mountain Lake

Aug112018
Discover the traditions, tools, skills, and lifestyles of nineteenth century...

Durant Legacy Tour

Aug142018
One of AARCH’s Most Popular Tours!  Explore the architecture of...

Scavenger Hunt- Long Lake

Aug152018
10 a.m. the Feelin’ Long Lakey Scavenger Hunt will begin at the Geiger...
Town of Long Lake

Band on the Beach- Long Lake

Aug182018
7 p.m. – 9 p.m. The Bad Chaperones will perform at the Long Lake Town Beach...

Live Music in Inlet - Dan Berggren

Aug182018
Part of Inlet's "Sunsets by the Lake" Concert Series. Bring a...

Gary Rudd Memorial Golf Tournament

Aug1920181more
Limited to the first 144 golfers. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m., Shotgun start...

"History of Dollar Island" - Inlet Historical Society

Aug232018
A program of images and history will be provided by the current owner of Dollar...

Mohawk & Abenaki Art Market- Blue Mountain Lake

Aug2520181more
We are pleased to announce the new Mohawk and Abenaki Art Market featuring...

Live Music in Inlet - Sunset Bluegrass Band

Aug252018
Part of Inlet's "Sunsets by the Lake" Concert Series. Bring a...

Mohawk & Abenaki Art Market- Blue Mountain Lake

Aug262018
We are pleased to announce the new Mohawk and Abenaki Art Market featuring...

Long Lake Labor Day Chicken Barbeque & Fireworks

Sep12018
4 p.m. - 9:30 p.m., The annual Long Lake Labor Day Chicken Barbeque and Fireworks...

Live Music in Inlet - The Jam Bones

Sep12018
Part of Inlet's "Sunsets by the Lake" Concert Series.  Bring...

"The Images of the Fulton Chain History" - Inlet Historical Society

Sep62018
Author Charles Herr will discuss a discussion of the maps and photos used in his...

Rustic Furniture Fair- Blue Mountain Lake

Sep820181more
Saturday and Sunday, September 8-9 Visit the Adirondack Experience during this...
Adirondack Museum
9097 State Route 30
Blue Mountain Lake
12812

Rustic Furniture Fair- Blue Mountain Lake

Sep92018
Saturday and Sunday, September 8-9 Visit the Adirondack Experience during this...
Adirondack Museum
9097 State Route 30
Blue Mountain Lake
12812

Adirondack Mountains Antiques Show - Indian Lake

Sep1220184more
September 12-16, 2018 Surround yourself with an incredible selection of rustic...

Adirondack Mountains Antiques Show - Indian Lake

Sep1320183more
September 12-16, 2018 Surround yourself with an incredible selection of rustic...

Adirondack Mountains Antiques Show - Indian Lake

Sep1420182more
September 12-16, 2018 Surround yourself with an incredible selection of rustic...

Adirondack Mountains Antiques Show - Indian Lake

Sep1520181more
September 12-16, 2018 Surround yourself with an incredible selection of rustic...

Adirondack Mountains Antiques Show- Blue Mountain Lake

Sep152018
Browse and shop! Dealers in quality antiques and art from across the U.S. You...

Inlet Fall Festival

Sep1520183more
The town of Inlet proudly presents our annual Fall Festival. Over 50 vendors will...

Inlet Fall Festival

Sep1520183more
The town of Inlet proudly presents our annual Fall Festival. Over 50 vendors will...

Adirondack Mountains Antiques Show - Indian Lake

Sep162018
September 12-16, 2018 Surround yourself with an incredible selection of rustic...

9th Annual Great Adirondack Moose Festival- Indian Lake

Sep2220181more
The Great Adirondack Moose Festival is designed to offer a purely Adirondack...
Great Adirondack Moose Festival
6301 New York Route 30
Indian Lake
12842

Long Boat Regatta- Long Lake

Sep222018
10 a.m., The Long Lake Long Boat Regatta will begin at the Long Lake Town Beach....

9th Annual Great Adirondack Moose Festival- Indian Lake

Sep232018
The Great Adirondack Moose Festival is designed to offer a purely Adirondack...
Great Adirondack Moose Festival
6301 New York Route 30
Indian Lake
12842

IVES Clam Bake- Inlet

Sep292018
21 & Over Clams, burgers, dogs, BBQ chicken, corn, salads & more Beer,...
Inlet Volunteer Emergency Services Building
1 Limekiln Lake Road
Inlet
13360

FallFest- Blue Mountain Lake

Oct62018
Celebrate fall at the Adirondack Experience with traditional pastimes like apple...

Harvest Craft Fair- Long Lake

Oct62018
10 a.m. – 4 p.m., The Harvest Craft Fair will be held at the Town Hall,...
Long Lake Town Hall

Adirondack Kids Day in Inlet

Oct620181more
Join the creators of The Adirondack Kids® and their friends for a fun-filled...

Farmers Market: Hope Valley Farm

Oct312018
Hope Valley Farm At Pine's Country Store in Indian Lake Farmers Market...

Adirondack Christmas on Main Street in Inlet

Nov2320182more

Adirondack Christmas on Main Street in Inlet

Nov2420181more

Adirondack Christmas on Main Street in Inlet

Cookie Swap at Inlet Town Hall

Dec920181more
Bring 3 dozen of your favorite Christmas cookies – they can be all the same...

Inlet's Frozen Fire & Lights

Feb2320191more
FREE SLEDDING, ICE SKATING, SNOWSHOEING & CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING at Fern Park...

Inlet's Community Pride Day

May120191more
Inlet's 18th Annual Community Pride Day is scheduled for Wednesday, May 1,...

Inlet's "Arts in the Park"

Jul2020191more
Over 60 vendors will offer their handmade products in Arrowhead Park.  ...

Inlet's "Arts in the Park"

Jul212019
Over 60 vendors will offer their handmade products in Arrowhead Park.  ...

"An Evening with the Symphony"

Jul262019
Made possible by the Fulton Chain of Lakes Performing Arts Council 3:00...

Gary Rudd Memorial Golf Tournament

Aug182019
Limited to the first 144 golfers. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m., Shotgun start...

Inlet Fall Festival

Sep2120191more
The town of Inlet proudly presents our annual Fall Festival. Over 50 vendors will...

Inlet Fall Festival

Sep222019
The town of Inlet proudly presents our annual Fall Festival. Over 50 vendors will...

Adirondack Kids Day in Inlet

Oct52019
Join the creators of The Adirondack Kids® and their friends for a fun-filled...

Cookie Swap at Inlet Town Hall

Dec82019
Bring 3 dozen of your favorite Christmas cookies – they can be all the same...

Inlet's Frozen Fire & Lights

Feb292020
FREE SLEDDING, ICE SKATING, SNOWSHOEING & CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING at Fern Park...

Inlet's Community Pride Day

May62020
Inlet's 18th Annual Community Pride Day is scheduled for Wednesday, May 1,...
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