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2020 Events

All season long, the Adirondack Experience hosts a full calendar of events — from live music to lectures, rustic furniture fairs, artisan shows and more.

All 2020 events (with the exception of the Benefit Gala) are included with general admission. Become a member and enjoy many more events listed HERE.

Opening Day

Friday, May 22, 2020
Join us for the first day of the 2020 season!

Adirondack Boreal Birding Festival Program

Saturday, June 13, 2020
The Joys of Atlasing: How you can be involved in the NYBBAIII with Julie Hart. A FREE program at the Adirondack Experience Auditorium.

Victory Garden Party

Saturday, July 18, 2020
Family-friendly event celebrating wartime efforts on the homefront, and summer bounty of the ADKX’s own victory garden.

Benefit Gala and Harold K. Hochschild Award

Saturday, July 25, 2020
Join the Adirondack Experience Board of Trustees for an evening under the stars.

Veteran Appreciation Day

Friday, August 14
Join us for a Flag raising ceremony. Free admission for ALL Veterans.

American Mountain Men Rendezvous

Friday & Saturday, August 14-15
Discover the traditions, tools, skills, and lifestyle of nineteenth-century trappers, explorers, and traders.

Mohawk & Abenaki Art Market

Saturday, August 22
Regional Indigenous artists showcasing their unique artwork.

Rustic Furniture Fair

Saturday & Sunday, September 12-13
Interpretations of classic and contemporary rustic art presented in handcrafted furniture, furnishings, and Adirondack paintings.

NEW! Adirondack Artisan Festival

Saturday, September 19
Showcasing unique items made by artists and artisans from the 12 Adirondack counties.


Sunday, September 27
Celebrate fall at the Adirondack Experience with traditional pastimes.

Closing Day

October 12
Thank you for a wonderful season!