In the winter time, the Adirondacks turns into a wonderland full of fires, ice art, light shows, and fun in the snow. This beautiful pocket of New York embraces the colder weather and comes alive every winter. Lake George New York, especially, turns into a winter carnival hub for the month of February. Every weekend has a new and exciting event that celebrates everything winter. When you stay with Depe Dene Resort, you will only be a hop and a skip from the action so you can have a full day of winter fun and easily return to your accommodations to thaw out and warm up.

Fun In February  

Every weekend in February has something new and different to celebrate the snowy season. With a schedule full of fun you will never be bored on a February visit to the Lake George area. Most years the lake freezes making for a huge space that can be used for endless activities like polar plunges and various races. This is the season for the entire family to head out to Lake George as there are things for everyone to take part in. From shows in the amphitheater to snowman contests to outhouse races, there is never a dull moment.

A Full Schedule Of Fun

The First weekend that the fun begins is February 3rd and 4th with Open Ceremonies at noon to kick it off, followed by two full days of winter attractions. The second weekend starts out at 9 am on Saturday with an ATV scavenger hunt at Duffy’s Tavern with fun continuing until 6 pm and even more on Sunday. The third week begins with another scavenger hunt on ATV’s at 9 am with a chowder cook-off just in time for lunch with other events to follow all day Saturday and Sunday. The final weekend of February 24th and 25th takes off with snowmobile drag races on the lake from 10 am to 4 pm on Saturday with car races taking the snowmobile’s places at the same time on Sunday. Every Saturday and Sunday will have an array of various things to see and enjoy with each Saturday ending in a marvelous fireworks display. You can find a fully detailed schedule of the happenings for each weekend on the Lake George visitors website.

Warm Up In Your Cozy Accommodation

After a long day of winter fun and exciting Lake George carnival events, you will probably want to warm up. Depe Dene Resort has fantastic accommodations ranging from cabins to suites to luxury homes. No matter your style, there is a perfect stay for you waiting with Depe Dene so you can cozy up by the fire with hot cocoa and unwind for a relaxing night. For lovely nights nearby an entertaining weekend of Lake George New York winter carnival fun, look up Depe Dene and the schedule of events to plan out your February visit.