The holiday weekend is finally here, and the Glens Falls Region is full of cheer! Want to make the most of your free time during the holidays? Check out these 8 great events and activities in the area.
Celebrate the Holidays at Festive Events
Take your kids to the World Awareness Children’s Museum on Friday morning and let their creativity shine. The museum’s Christmas Puppets Workshop from 10:30am-11:00am is free with general admission.
Relax this holiday season and sign up for a fun paint and sip class at Sip & Canvas in Glens Falls. This Friday’s event will feature Winter Solstice Wine Glasses, and participants can paint winter birch trees or choose from a variety of ideas.
Calling all steampunk fans and enthusiasts! A Victorian Christmas Tour and Steampunk Stroll will take place throughout the Glens Falls Region this Saturday. The celebration will begin at the Parks-Bentley Place in South Glens Falls and then move to The Queensbury Hotel. Tickets are $10 for participants.
Join Crandall Public Library on Saturday as the Puppet People present a spectacular performance of “A Christmas Carol” featuring beautiful handcrafted marionettes, gorgeous masks, vivid sets, and more. Registration is required.
Still need to finish your holiday shopping? Don’t delay! Visit the Shirt Factory in Glens Falls for their final Holiday Pop-Up of the season. Guest vendors will offer a wide array of great and unique gift ideas.
If It’s A Wonderful Life is one of your favorite holidays films, then head over to The Strand Theatre in Hudson Falls on Sunday afternoon. The local performing arts venue will present a free film screening of the Christmas classic at 3:00pm.
Enjoy a Hockey Game in Glens Falls
On Saturday night, the hometown Adirondack Thunder will face off against the Brampton Beast at Cool Insuring Arena in Glens Falls. Get your tickets and bring the family to watch an exciting hockey game at 7:00pm.
Winter has arrived, and ski resorts all around the region are open for the 2018-19 season. Can’t wait to dig out your gear and hit the slopes? Plan a ski or snowboard trip to West Mountain, Gore Mountain, or another North Country ski area this weekend!