Our Special VIP visiting in 2017
Dave Kindig is the owner and Chief Designer of the custom Fabrication automotive shop, Kindig-It Design. Since 1999 Dave and his wife Charity have built Kindig-It Design together. Kindig-It Design is a sprawling 27,000 sq. ft. state of the art one stop custom shop where automobiles are rendered, designed, built and restored into spectacular works of art.
Nationals Kick-Off Party - September 7th
We are pleased to announce that the Albany Rods & Kustoms ADIRONDACK NATIONALS KICK OFF PARTY on THURSDAY NIGHT... is back by popular demand! In conjunction with Fort William Henry we will be hosting the party in our tried and true fashion!
The "Prom Theme" was the most requested event so please make sure you break out your favorite duds and get ready to relive your Prom Night while sharing it with us from 7pm to 10pm!
The cost will be $10 per person at the door, and will include Beer, Wine, Soda and Assorted hors d'oeuvres for snacking... the entertainment will be a BLAST provided by "The Luster Kings!"
Please join us and start the Adirondack Nationals off dressed up and enjoy the first night festivities and music.
Geared towards automotive related items such as parts, equipment, services, etc. Vendors have been moved from the former Beach Rd parking lot to Westbrook Road. Open all day Friday and Saturday, and 9:00 am - Noon on Sunday.
The Woman's Oasis
This features non-automotive vendors offering a variety of items and is a fun place for people to take a break from the cars. There are two locations this year! One in the Fort William Henry Conference Center and the other the Towers Hall building. Open fro m 7:00 am - 5:00 pm on both Friday and Saturday, and 9:00 am - Noon on Sunday.
Want to win BIG?
Try your luck in our Prize Raffle! Win one or more great prizes! The Prize Raffle will be located near Portico (in front of hotel) during show hours on Friday and Saturday. Tickets are just $5.00! Winners will be announced during the awards ceremony. You must be present to win. All Proceeds are given to charity.
Kids Coloring Contest
Are the kids bored? Try our Coloring Contest. Children ages 12 and under can color their favorite cars and compete for trophies. The Coloring Contest is held in the lower level of the Woman's Oasis on Saturday from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm. Trophies will be awarded during the awards ceremony at 4:00 pm.
Fort William Henry Museum
We have arranged for the Fort William Henry Museum to be open to our participants and spectators, free of charge. Please take this unique opportunity to explore the museum and learn about it's history. The museum is open from 9:00 am - 6:00 pm with guided tours every hour.
50 / 50 Raffle
Held twice a day on both Friday and Saturday. The first drawing is held at noon and the second drawing is held at 4:30pm. Proceeds from the raffle are donated to charities such as Double-H Hole in the Woods, Explorer Post 724, The American Red Cross, and Toys for Tots, just to name a few.
Lake George Village Outlets
Need to take a break from the cars? We have the solution. Jump aboard a Trolley to the Outlet Village and spend some time shopping for great deals! Trolleys depart approximately every half hour starting at 10:00 am and continuing until 4:00pm. Catch the trolley across the street from the show, near the Adirondack Pub. Look for the large red A-frame sign. The Trolley is FREE to our Participants and Spectators.
It was so much fun last year that we're doing it again! We will be hosting a BINGO room in the lower level of the Woman's Oasis on both Friday and Saturday from 10am till 2pm. Have some fun and win some prizes!
Each year we seem to "misplace" some things while setting up the show. Find the items we have misplaced and receive a reward. Complete details for the Scavenger Hunt can be found at our Event Trailer located near the Fort William Henry's main hotel entrance. The Scavenger hunt begins on Friday and runs until all the items are found.
Night Car Cruisin'
Grab a spot on the sidewalk and get ready for a thrill! It's time for the Adirondack Nationals nightly cruise! Both Friday and Saturday night, registered show participants take their cars to the street. Lake George Village is transformed into a moving showcase of Hot Rods, Customs, Trucks, Classics, and Muscle Cars. It is truly a sight to behold. You sit tight while we provide the action! The cruise starts at 7pm each night and runs till 10pm
The Awards Ceremony is held on the veranda at the rear of the Fort William Henry hotel. Please stop by and show your support for our show winners. The Ceremony begins at 4:00 pm
The "Winner Circle" Show
is held on Sunday from 9:00 am - Noon. This show gives award winners a chance to show off there rides one more time and also to compete for the Fort's Favorite Award. The Staff of the Fort William Henry Resort chooses their favorite vehicle in the "Winner Circle" to receive a prize package.