LAKE GEORGE, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Summer will be back in the village of Lake George before you know it. This year, there’s old and new in the air for the village’s summertime music scene. From a memorial day weekend concert with Twiddle to a new festival hosting DJs from across the northeast, there’s a lot to see and hear.

The following list will be subject to change as more events are announced and details added. Check back as the summer fills up with sound.

Summer Warm Up

A weekend of live music at the Lake George Beach Club from Friday-Sunday, May 12-14. Lineup includes:

  • Friday, May 12
    • Travis Gray – 5 p.m.
    • The Refrigerators – 9 p.m.
  • Saturday, May 13
    • Travis Gray – 5 p.m.
    • Funk Evolution – 9 p.m.
  • Sunday, May 14
    • Travis Gray – 2 p.m.
    • Pat Decker – 5 p.m.

Memorial Meltdown Music Festival

A Memorial Day weekend music festival at Charles R. Wood Park. A pair of sets with Twiddle lead two days of music on the weekend of Friday-Saturday, May 27-28. Tickets on sale online, priced at $50 per day.

Lineup includes:

  • Saturday, May 27
    • Twiddle
    • TAUK
    • Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad
    • Annie in the Water
  • Sunday, May 28
    • Twiddle
    • Dogs in a Pile
    • Mihali & Friends
    • One Time Weekend

Fridays at the Lake Summer Concert Series

Free concerts every Friday night at Shepard Park, starting in July and running into September. Each concert runs from 6 to 9:30 p.m. This year’s offerings include:

  • Soul Session and Yellow Dog
    • July 7
  • New York Players and Bluz House Rockers
    • July 14
  • Vivid and Dirt Cheap
    • July 21
  • Aquanet and Flannel Kings
    • July 28
  • Skeeter Creek and The Newells
    • Aug. 4
  • Cryin Out Loud and Super 400
    • Aug. 11
  • The Refrigerators and A Blast
    • Aug. 25
  • Ten Most Wanted and The Schmooze
    • Sept. 1

Glens Falls Sumer Series Concerts by the Park

A free concert series over five weeks at Shepard Park in Glens Falls, preceded by a jam band show on June 16 at The Barn at French Mountain. All shows are organized by the Park Theater, and run from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Bands include:

  • The Ladles
    • Friday, June 30
  • Hot Club of Saratoga
    • Friday, July 7
  • Reese Fulmer & the Carriage House Band
    • Friday, July 14
  • The Clements Brothers
    • Friday, July 21
  • Girl Blue
    • Friday, July 28

Adirondack Bluegrass Festival

Hosted by The Barn at French Mountain on the weekend of July 1-2. Bands include:

  • Adirondack Song Dogs
  • Cedar Ridge
  • High Peaks Bluegrass Band
  • Soggy Derby Boys
  • Washington County Line
  • The Meat Chickenz
  • Hilltown Ramblers

Lake George Arts Project Summer Concert Series

Free summer concerts in Shepard Park on Wednesday nights through July and August, plus two special Thursday night shows. Shows start at 7 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Bring a chair or blanket.

Lineup includes:

  • Annie and the Hedonists
    • Wednesday, July 5
  • Kyshona
    • Wednesday, July 12
  • Guy Davis
    • Wednesday, July 19
  • The Clements Brothers
    • Wednesday, July 26
  • Three Quarter North
    • Wednesday, Aug. 2
  • TBA show in cooperation with Lake George Music Festival
    • 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 9
  • Zikina
    • Wednesday, Aug. 16
  • The Ill Fund Ensemble
    • Wednesday, Aug. 23
  • 50th Anniversary Party with The Switch and The Stony Creek Band
    • 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 24
  • Sirsy
    • Wednesday, Aug. 30

Thursday night entertainment

Summer fireworks the week after the 4th of July kick off weekly Thursday fireworks with free music, until the end of August. Details TBA.

Music on the Mountain

An Independence Day weekend celebration on Saturday, July 1, at West Mountain. Jukebox Rebellion plays from 6-10 p.m.

Rock the Dock Music Festival

A lakeside music festival at the Lake George Steamboat Company on Saturday, July 8. A full evening of music, from 4-11 p.m., with tickets on sale online. All proceeds benefit the Lake George American Legion Post 374.

Lineup includes:

  • Galactic w/ Anjelika Jelly Joseph
  • Eggy
  • Eastbound Jesus
  • Chestnut Grove
  • Hilltop the Band
  • Neon Avenue

Afterparty to follow at The Lagoon, with E-Block.

Musical Mondays

Free local music on Mondays at Shepard Park. Lineup includes:

  • Matt Plays Music
    • July 10, 17 and 24
  • Rich Ortiz
    • July 31, August 7, 14 and 21

Tribute Tuesdays

Tribute band concerts in Shepard Park every Tuesday from July 11 to Aug. 29.

Lake George DJ Takeover Music Festival

A two-day festival inviting DJs to the Lake George area on Saturday and Sunday, July 29-30. The Barn at French Mountain serves as a central location, with music also featured at Wild West Ranch and Wild Horse Saloon. Tickets for sale online.

Lineup includes:

  • Joe Bermudez
  • Ronnie Rave
  • DJ Mega
  • DJ Mikey B
  • DJ Willow
  • NVision
  • DJ Bill Kraemer
  • DJ Jodi
  • DJ Jerry Bazata/DJ Jaz
  • Tony Platinvm
  • DJ Mike Alevras
  • DJ E.N.S.
  • Marky Mark Brenneisen

Warrensburg Smoke Eaters Jamboree

Family jamboree with music, amusement park rides, and a chicken BBQ on Friday and Saturday, July 28-29 Gates open at 6 p.m. on Friday for $3, and 5 p.m. on Saturday for $5. Music by After-FX DJ Service on Friday, and Jukebox Rebellion on Saturday.

Lake George Music Festival

From Aug. 6-17, over 80 classical musicians and composers come to Lake George to perform. This year’s festival will be completely held at the Carriage House at Fort William Henry. Tickets are available for either the full festival or your choice of three concerts.

Rock the Lake Music Festival

Two days of cover bands on Friday-Saturday, Aug. 11-12, at Charles R. Wood Park. Tickets on sale online. Bands include:

  • Broken Clover – ’90s alternative rock
  • BrokenHearted – Tom Petty tribute band
  • Monsters of Rock – ’80s hair metal
  • Tommy V Live – arena rock
  • Beatin’ the Odds – Lynyrd Skynyrd tribute band
  • Led Sabbath – Led Zeppelin/Black Sabbath tribute band
  • Run Rabbit Run – Pink Floyd tribute band
  • The Ultimate Journey Experience by LEGEND – Journey tribute band
  • KISSTORY – KISS tribute band
  • Back in Black – AC/DC tribute band

Lake George Sumfest

Reggae music and cultural food from 2 p.m. to midnight at The Trap, 5 Buttermilk Falls Road in Fort Ann.

Adirondack Independence Music Festival

Returning festival at Charles R. Wood Park, from Sept. 1-3. Tickets on sale now. Lineup includes:

  • Dark Star Orchestra
  • moe.
  • Rubblebucket
  • Keller Williams
  • Dumpstaphunk
  • Mihali
  • Prince/Bowie
    • Performing the music of Prince & David Bowie
    • Feat. members of Pink Talking Fish, Twiddle, The Machine, Cool Cool Cool
  • Dogs in a Pile
  • Melt
  • Neighbor
  • Eggy
  • Roots of Creation
  • Jimkata
  • Lucid
  • Karina Rykman
  • Sophistafunk
  • Sam Kininger & The A-Beez
  • Baked Shrimp
  • Escaper
  • Creamery Station
  • Suke Cerulo Band
  • Hilltop

Lake George Jazz Weekend

Two-day jazz weekend in Shepard Park. Free show, chairs and blankets are encouraged. Lineup TBA.