2021 is finally here, and there is a lot going on in Glens Falls. The Queensbury Hotel has announced a unique dining option, a few New Year’s events are on the calendar, and we’ve rounded up even more news from the area.
News & Happenings to Know About
Queensbury Hotel Makes Exciting Announcements
The Hyde Takes a Pause
WACM Sells Disney Raffle Tickets
The World Awareness Children’s Museum invites parents to purchase raffle tickets for a chance to win six one-day Park Hopper Passes+ to Walt Disney World. The raffle ends on Monday, January 5, 2021 and you can purchase a raffle ticket for $25 here.
Glens Falls Farmers Market Still Going Strong
You can still visit the Glens Falls Farmers Market every Saturday from 9am to 12pm indoors at Cool Insuring Arena through April 24, 2021; then it will move back outdoors to the South Street Pavilion. Check out their list of vendors (the asterisk indicates the winter market vendors) and plan to stop this weekend.
Glens Falls Nation Fund Raises Major Dough
The GF Nation Fund has raised $45,000 in one month to help fund the Glens Falls City School District’s backpack program, as reported by The Post Star. School officials indicated they were in significant need of funding for the program, and GF Nation Fund members stepped up to the plate with phone calls to raise the money.
Make Your New Year’s Eve – And Day! – Plans
A New Year’s Eve Fireworks Show
Fire Rock Restaurant in Hudson Falls is putting the flame behind their name as they host a Drive-In Fireworks Show for $5 per car. Bring a nonperishable donation for Doreen’s Soup Kitchen and get a free hot cocoa.
New Year’s Eve Party at Kingpin’s Alley
Kingpin’s Alley Family Fun Center in South Glens Falls hosts a Family New Year’s Eve Party with unlimited bowling for two hours, shoe rentals, pizza, and more included in the package. If you’re looking for a fun way to celebrate with the little ones, check this event out!
Register for a First Day Hike
- The Post Star: GF Nation Fund raises $45,000 for backpack program