The Coolest Food, Wine, and Beer Events Happening in Lake George this Summer
Whether you reside in Manhattan or Missouri, Lake George in upstate New York is an idyllic summer getaway. In the coming weeks, the sun-soaked locale will be hosting a number of new events featuring all of season’s best accouterments: food, wine, and beer. No plans to visit? Read on. By the end of the post, you might just start booking your flight.
Nettle Meadow Farm Cheese & Spirits Pairing
When: June 20
There isn’t much that goes better with a summer’s day than award-winning cheese and local wine, beer, and cider. Nettle Meadow Farm’s event will be held in a century-old barn loft, taking farm chic to a whole new level.
The Adirondack Wine & Food Festival
When: June 27-28
Visitors looking to get a taste of the local flavors will find exactly what they’re looking for at Adirondack Winery’s festival debut. Plus, they’ll walk away a commemorative tasting glass.
Take a Bite
When: Wednesdays, July 1-August 19
Why settle for one restaurant when you can try them all? Eateries around the city will offer special summer tasting menus from 5 p.m.-7 p.m. for visitors to enjoy while watching street performers and taking in local music.
The International Wine & Food Show
When: August 7-9
Over the course of weekend, plan to attend the festival’s evening gala, watch celebrity cooking demos, and enjoy a grand tasting followed up with an awards ceremony.
The Hoppy Trails Brew Bus
When: All Summer
No need to pick and choose among the 14 brewers, distilleries, and wineries in the Adirondack region—The Hoppy Trails Brew Bus offers four all-inclusive tours so you can see it all. Don’t worry, there are some snack spots between all of that drinking.
Erika Owen is the Audience Engagement Editor at Travel + Leisure. Follow her on Twitter and Instagram at @erikaraeowen.