What to do this Summer in Upstate New York!
1. Yoga on the Mountain
When: starts Saturday June 29th (10-11 am)
Where: Whiteface Mountain
What: A gondola ride to the top of Whiteface paired with a 1 hour yoga class, a great way to start the morning!
Price: $28 per person
More information: https://www.whiteface.com/activities/yoga-mountain
2. Tupper Lake Tinman Triathalon
When: Saturday June 29th, 8 am
Where: Tuper Lake Municipal Park, Demars Boulevard Tupper Lake, NY 12986
What: Multiple triathlon lengths
Price: dependent on race registration
More information: https://www.adirondack.net/event/tinman-triathlon-74608/
3. Saratoga Race Track Opening Day
When: Thursday July 11th, 9 am
Where: Saratoga Race Course, 267 Union Avenue, Saratoga Springs NY 12866
What: A day at the Races!
Price: ranges from $7-$25
More information: https://www.saratoga.com/race-track/faq/
4. Little Falls Cheese Festival
When: Saturday July 13th 10 am-5 pm
Where: Main Street Little Falls, NY 13365
What: music, craft brews, ChEeSe! What more could you ask for??
More information: https://www.adirondack.net/event/little-falls-cheese-festival-193298/
5. Taste of Buffalo
When: Saturday July 13th and Sunday July 14th
Where: Delaware Ave and Chippewa St, Buffalo, NY 14202
What: A celebration of Buffalo's many different types of foods! Live music and drinks are also available along with the good company! :) Make sure to snag some wings while you're at it.
Price: Free entry, food is between $1-$5!
More information: https://www.tasteofbuffalo.com/news/article/featured/2019/06/14/100130/taste-of-buffalo-presented-by-tops-to-showcase-regions-diverse-range-of-food-july-13-14
When: Friday July 28th
Where: Lake Placid, NY
What: A BIG TRIATHLON- 2.4 mile swim, 112 mile bike ride and a marathon (26.2 miles)!
Price: expensive! (up to $1000)
More information: http://www.ironman.com/triathlon/events/americas/ironman/lake-placid.aspx#/axzz5rjEyjuWs
7. Jazz at the Lake
When: Wednesday August 14th and Thursday August 15th
Where: Shepard Park, Lake George
What: Listen to local jazz artists and bring a picnic with your family and friends!!
More information: https://visitadirondacks.com/events/jazz-the-lake-lake-george-jazz-weekend-0
8. Cobble Creek Farm's 2nd Annual Open House
When: Sunday August 16th 1-4 pm
Where: THE FARM (407 Hardscrabble Road, Olmstedville, New York)
What: A potluck, Farm Tour and a Garden Talk
9. 2019 Washington County Fair
When: Monday, August 19th to Sunday August 25th
What: Artisanal goods and foods, amusement rides, livestock contests etc.
Price: $12 adult entry fee and kiddos under 13 years old are FREE
More information: https://www.glensfalls.com/event/washington-county-fair-48539/
10. Hike an Adirondack 46'er High Peak!
When: Mid-week in August is the best time, but you can go anytime until the middle of November!
Where: Adirondack Park, NY
What: Hike some of the highest peaks in upstate New York (the 4000 footers)! Catch some views and embrace the fresh air and sunshine.
Try something new this summer and embrace the regions specialties and sense of community! Happy summer everyone :)