Using a screen reader and having problems using this website? Ring up. 5 1 8... 7 9, 2 3... 5 0 0. extension. 6. 0. 1. During regular business hours. If you need help with our online store. Ring up. 4 0, 7. 2, 6 1, 4 2, 9 0.
The Great Escape & Splashwater Kingdom
The Great Escape & Splashwater Kingdom
Lake George, New York
Teens having fun at The Great Escape.


There is always something exciting going on at The Great Escape! From seasonal festivals to engagingly entertaining educational events to out-of-this-world live performances, our calendar is always booked with the best.

guests at oktoberfest


Weekends September 8-23

Celebrate with festive foods, German music and dancing, and a variety of seasonal brews, September 8-23.

guests being chased by zombies

Zombie Run 5K

September 29

Runners of all levels are invited to out run waves of infected zombies! Will you survive? 

The Great Escape Fright Fest logo in a graveyard with lightning.

Fright Fest Presented by SNICKERS®

Weekends Sept. 29 - October 28

It's time for thrills by day and fright by night, weekends in October!

Kids trying to be scary over carved pumpkins at The Great Escape.

Fright Fest Thrills by Day

Weekends in October

Enjoy thrills for the entire family during the daylight hours before the monsters come out at night!

Dog wearing costume at The Great Escape

Bark in the Park

September 30

Dogs take center stage on September 30 to strut their stuff in the cutest canine costumes!

Female vampire tilting head of her next victim.

Fright Fest Blood Drive

October 1

Come feed vampires for during the Fright Fest Blood Drive, on October 1.

Alive large hissing Madagascar cockroach on a rock.

Cockroach Eating Contest

October 6-8

Do you dare snack on something alive and crunchy? Join our cockroach eating contest, October 6-8!

smashed pumpkins

Pumpkin Smackdown

October 27-28

Help us end Fright Fest in a big way!

Guests enjoying the day at White Water Bay

Member Appreciation Day

November 4 or 18

White Water Bay is calling and this Member Appreciation Day will get you there for FREE!

guests at oktoberfest

Oktoberfest Picnic

September 22

Get a special Oktoberfest lunch with your group on September 22.

Male teen getting scared by a zombie on a ride at The Great Escape.

Fright Fest Mix-In Picnic

Every Saturday in October

Enjoy a spooky good Fright Fest picnic, every Saturday in October!

College student riding roller coaster with zombies at Fright Fest

College Fright Nights

Saturday's in October

College students, join us on Saturday's in October and get a catered meal at a special price.

Boys and girls sitting and smiling after trick-or-treating at The Great Escape.

The Great Scout Fall Jamboree

October 13 & 14

Attention Campers! Take part in this high-energy event with Scouts from around the Capital Region.

Kids and zombies at The Great Escape

Spooky Scout Day

October 13

Scouts from all over the region come together on October 13 for fun and thrills!

Kids smiling and waving at The Great Escape for Autism Awareness Day

October Autism Awareness Day

October 20

Help support The Autism Society on October 20 for a day of fun.

Ad: We are having a sale on Season Passes! Click for more info.