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Lake George, New York’s Paradise…

Known as the “Queen of the American Lakes,” with its 109 miles of shoreline and 300+ islands, Lake George has been a vacation paradise for almost two centuries! Families come to experience the many lakeside activities, including
beaches and fishing, or to get out on the lake for a ride on a classic paddleboat
or in a pontoon boat or canoe. The views surrounding the “beautiful water” are
breathtaking, a perfect postcard of Adirondack wilderness. The hotels, cabins,
and campsites offer something for every type of traveler, and the charming lakeside towns offer plenty of fun activities and dining options.

Experience the Beauty of Saratoga Springs, NY

Saratoga Racecourse, America's oldest sporting venue, established in 1864, is rated one of the World's Top 10 Sporting Venue by Sports Illustrated. Thoroughbred racing gets “out of the gate” in late July and runs through Labor Day. Saratoga Casino & Raceway presents on and off-season thrilling harness racing, gaming, and top-notch entertainment. For a unique experience, discover the beauty and excitement of world-class Saratoga Polo.

In Saratoga Spa State Park, Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC) presents the NYC Ballet, Philadelphia Orchestra, and Billboard’s best musical concerts and performances from all genres. Explore the National Museum of Racing’s Hall of Fame and the park’s mystical mineral springs, and then relax in the Roosevelt Baths & Spa at the Gideon Putnam Resort. Gallivant along picturesque Broadway downtown, with its unique boutiques, great shops and well award-winning restaurants. Known as a foodie’s playground, it was named one of America’s Greatest Main Streets by Travel+Leisure. For historical enthusiasts, Saratoga National Historical Park brings Revolutionary War history to life.

Discover Albany, State Capital of New York

Opulent theaters include The Palace in Albany, Proctor’s in Schenectady and The Troy Savings Bank Music Hall (built in 1875) attracts world-class musicians and entertainment. Capital Repertory Theatre and Park Playhouse in Albany and Curtain Call Theatre in Latham get rave reviews. The Capital Region’s premier venue for family fun, sports and entertainment can be found at the Joseph L. Bruno Stadium featuring home team, the Tri-City Valley Cats.

In Albany, tour the magnificent New York State Capitol. Exhibits at the New York State Museum highlight birds of New York, historic fire engines, and the 9/11 World Trade Center attacks and recovery. Visitors enjoy sightseeing Hudson River tours by Dutch Apple Cruises.

Craft breweries include Saratoga Springs’ award-winning Druthers Brewing Company, a brewpub in Albany, and Brown’s Brewing Company, with a taproom and speakeasy-style bar in Troy. Tours at Albany Distilling Company highlight their 19th- and early 20th-century-style rums and whiskeys.

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