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2023 Adirondack Wine & Food Festival | New York by Rail

june, 2023

24jun(jun 24)10:00 am25(jun 25)5:00 pm2023 Adirondack Wine & Food Festival10:00 am - 5:00 pm (25) Charles R. Wood Festival Commons, 17 West Brook road

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2023 Adirondack Wine & Food Festival  

The seventh annual weekend food festival in Lake George is bigger than ever, with more than 120 vendors and a new “food truck alley”.

Adirondack Wine & Food Festival

In 2023, the Adirondack Wine & Food Festival returns to Lake George on June 24 & June 25. Now in its seventh year, the Festival will feature more than 120 of New York’s best wineries, distilleries, breweries, cideries, artisan food producers, food trucks, crafters, and more at the Charles R. Wood Festival Commons in Lake George Village.

New this year, the Festival is expanding onto the adjacent Betty Little Boulevard, launching a “Food Truck Alley”, with 15 food trucks and several local artisans and festival sponsors. There will be free public access to Food Truck Alley.

Throughout the weekend, attendees will enjoy Culinary and Cocktail demonstrations and competitions. These segments feature the festival’s resident chef, Chef Eric Hudson (owner of Hudson’s Private Chef Services) and resident Mixologist, Kelli Hatin (owner of Mixaritas Mobile Bartending and SUNY Adirondack Business Professor) as they prepare food and drink made with ingredients supplied by Festival vendors. There will even be “Iron Chef”-style cooking and mixology competitions with secret ingredients from festival vendors.

Also new this year, Festival Entertainment is “amped up”, with a 2-day lineup of local solo musicians arranged by 518 Rock, plus the impressive Street Magic of TJ Clancy and stilt walking and aerial work from Jessica Black.

Adirondack Brewery will be running a brand new Biergarten this year.

Attending the Adirondack Wine & Food Festival

The Festival runs from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, June 24; and from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, June 25.

(VIP Ticket Holder Entry starts at 10am each day)

Ticket Information

General Admission Tasting Ticket: $50

One Day Ticket. Includes sampling at craft beverage and artisan food vendor booths, a souvenir wine glass, a reusable eco-friendly bag, use of the Drop-Off / Pick-Up Tent, access to the culinary tent and Biergarten, and a program guide with a map to help navigate the festival.

Designated Driver Ticket: $20.

Includes sampling from non-alcoholic beverage and artisan food vendors, a reusable eco-friendly bag, a program, a bottle of water, and a souvenir wine glass for 21+ guests upon exit.

Extra Discounts: Extra 5% off Sunday Tickets for locals with advance purchase.

Children Age 15 and Under: Free Entry

Food Truck Alley: Free Public Access (must by ticket to enter festival interior gates)

 VIP Tasting Ticket: $99 (a $170 value!).

One Day Ticket. Includes everything in the General Admission ticket, plus 1-hour early entry both days, a priority admission VIP entry line whenever you arrive, and exclusive front-row seats at the Culinary Tent (with free food & cocktail samples, while supplies last). Also includes a 6-bottle reusable wine tote, a collectible sticker, a wine glass necklace holder, a bottle of Saratoga Spring Water, a 10% discount on festival merchandise and at participating vendor booths, and a coupon book with $300+ in savings. Also includes access to a VIP Hangout Tent and the ability to rent an exclusive VIP Cabana (Saturday Cabanas are sold out).

Presenting Sponsor, Adirondack Winery.

Celebrity Chef, William Cornelius.

Lake George is a family destination!

Take Amtrak to the Adirondack Wine & Food Festival

Attend the Adirondack Wine & Food Festival via Amtrak to the Fort Edward/Glens Falls Station—Don’t forget to use the Amtrak See New York and Save 15% discount! The station is 16 miles away from the Festival, making it an easy and convenient option to get to the event.

Get picked up from the Fort Edward and taken to your reserved NYTRAIN Enterprise Rent-a-Car. Click here to reserve your car or call the Syracuse office today at 315-423-0022.


24 (Saturday) 10:00 am - 25 (Sunday) 5:00 pm


Charles R. Wood Festival Commons

17 West Brook road