Lake George, New York is quiet and beautiful during the winter months, and the Golden Sands Resort on Lake George easterly lake and mountain views are as spectacular in winter as they are in summer! The Lake George Winter Carnival is only 3 miles from Golden Sands Resort on Lake George, is one of so many great Lake George area special events,and one can see snowmobiles and ice fisherman in their huts just off our Diamond Point motel shoreline on the frozen waters of beautiful lake George. In early moring and evening, the lake and mountain views display a wonderful cool winter pink and blue-turquoise color that reflects off the frozen waters of Lake George. Visitors to Lake George in the winter enjoy the Lake George Winter Carnival, skiing, ice fishing, ice skating, ice sail boating, hiking with snow shoes, and many other wonderful winter activities There's just nothing like beautiful Lake George, New York during the winter time. Our local Lake George Winter Carnival, held each and every weekend during the month of February, offers the very best in winter family fun, all winter sports, ice-fishing, and things to do. Including, snowmobiling, dog sledding, parachuting, ice fishing, outhouse races, beer samplings, ice sculpture competition, polar bear plunge, where hundred of swimmers rush to the lake, splash and swim in its crystal clear frigid waters, a cook off, hilarious out house races, motorcycle and atv races, car ice races, snowmobile water skips, and plenty of Lake George Winter Carnival family and children's activities. Area restaurants offer special Lake George Winter Carnival dishes and drinks to help warm up on those cold winter days and nights here at Lake George. Many area restaurants have romantic fireplaces to snuggle-up against a warm Lake George fire. Many area restaurants during the Lake George Winter Carnival offer a variety of special cuisine and specialty dishes for your winter budget. The many and variety of Lake George Winter Carnival events and things to do here at Lake George in the winter seem to grow each year. Your family and you can walk the frozen waters of Lake George (often freezing solid to 24" plus deep) while taking in all the wonderful breathtaking winter sites Lake George and its region has to offer. Enjoy winter Lake George nature and Lake George fishing. You'll also see snowmobile races and competions, and many Lake George winter sports near Golden Sands Resort on Lake George. Come and participate, or just observe winter sports of all kinds including, snowmobile rentals, cross-country and downhill skiing, ice skating on the lake, or at the Lake George Forum Ice Skating Rink, and snowshoeing! Lake George Village displays evening fireworks above Million Dollar Beach on Lake George Beach Road near Lake George Shepard's Park only 3 miles from Golden Sands Resort on Lake George. It's like July Fourth in winter on Lake George! Your family will thoroughly enjoy the many fascinating ice sculptures fashioned by competitors and artisans into functional children's winter play grounds and slides during this Lake George winter wonderland event! Come join the thousands of festival goers who return year after year to enjoy the exciting Lake George Winter Carnival held every February here at Lake George, New York. Visit our Golden Sands Resort photo gallery, Golden Sands video and area events calendar for more great photos, room rates, and information. See our testimonials, and why our guests come back year after year!
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February 2nd and 3rd:
Saturday: Opening Ceremonies at 12:00noon in Shepard Park Beach
Saturday at 4pm: Lake George Winter Carnival Parade
Outhouse Races Saturday at 12:30
Chili Cook Off Saturday 12:30
Giant Snow Slide Sat. & Sun.
Fireworks over Lake Sat. 6:30
Bon Fire on Beach following the Parade - Shepard Park, LGV
February 9th & 10th:
North East Snow X Series "Carnival Cup" Race - Sat. & Sun. 10:30am
BBQ Cook Off-Saturday 12 Noon
Fireworks over Lake-Sat. 6:30
Bon Fire on Beach-Sat.4:00
Tavern Competition-Sun. 1:00
Radio Disney-Sat. 12-2pm
Flag Football Competition-Sat.
Ice Diving Demonstration-Sat. and Sun. all day. (SCUBA diving on Lake George).
February 16th & 17th:
NY Sate AMA Sanctioned Motorcycle & ATV Ice Race Championship-Sat. & Sun.
ATV Poker Run/Scavenger Hunt (Sat.)
Giant Kite Flying on the Ice-Sat.
Fireworks over the Lake-Sat.6:30
Bonfire on the Beach-Sat.4:00pm
Ice Diving Demonstration-Sat.&Sun (Scuba Diving)
Chowder Cook Off-Sat 12:00
Glacier Gold Tournament-Sun 12-4:00pm
February 23rd & 24th:
Car Races-Sat. & Sun.
Fireworks over the Lake-Sat. 6:30pm
Bonfire on the Beach-Sat.4:00
Chicken Wing cook off-Sat. 12 noon
Raffle Drawing Sunday-3:00pm-Shepard Park, LGV
Every Weekend: LG Winter Carnival Activities:
Sunkiss Hot Air Ballooning
Free Tether Rides Sat. & Sun.
Free Helicopter Rides
Giant Tubing Slide
Children's Activities & Zumba
Snowmobile Water Skip
Games and Prizes
Snowmobile Rides - $2.00
Breezy Hill Ranch Alpaca Farm
*All activities weather permitting.
Our Mailing Address:Our Physical Address:
Golden Sands Resort Golden Sands Resort
PO Box 11 3654 Lake Shore Drive
Diamond Point, NY 12824 Lake George, NY 12845
(518) 668-2203 (518) 668-2203