Lake George, New York (PRWEB) August 21, 2012
Summer is in full swing and there is plenty of it left to enjoy at The Georgian Resort in Lake George! Beautiful weather, great hotel deals and exciting events round out the last few weeks of Summer.
Enjoy the best of Summer and a great room deal - $99/room/night - Sunday thru Wednesdays Aug 19 thru Aug 29. Guests can upgrade to a lake view or poolside room for $199/room/night. Lake George Visitors can enjoy a wide range of activities and attractions including the nearby Six Flags Great Escape amusement park, Lake Cruises with Lake George Steamboat Company, whitewater rafting (on two rivers!), miles of spectacular hiking, and a village full of quaint shops, cafe's and restaurants. Enjoy great music at the nearby Shepard Park Bandstand - Monday, Wednesday and Friday. This Wednesday, August 22 enjoy Brave Combo, America's Premier Dance band - From Denton, Texas, this two-time Grammy Award winning band is a Tex-Mex, rocking polka band which will take you on a rollicking journey. See more of this weeks Lake George schedule of entertainment and events here.
This is also Travers Week at nearby Historic Saratoga Racetrack culminating in the running of the Travers Stakes on Saturday, August 25. This year marks the 143rd running of the Travers Stakes at Saratoga Race Course. Dating back to 1864, this one-and-a-quarter-mile "Midsummer Derby" for three year olds is the oldest major thoroughbred race in America. There's more information on the New York Racing Association website.
More events coming up this fall at the Georgian Sept. 9-15 is Lake George Restaurant Week at Giovanna's On The Lake Restaurant and a new Battle of the Bands - every night. Enjoy a great 3 course dinner and great musical entertainment every night! There's more Restaurant Week and Battle of the Bands information at the Georgian website.. Also upcoming is The Lake George Jazz Festival - Sept. 15 & 16, The Adirondack Nationals Car Show - Sept. 6-9, and The 40th Annual Adirondack Hot Air Balloon Festival Sept. 20-23. For more information visit The Lake George Chamber website.