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We invite you to our beautiful City Park and venues whom are participating in our third years festivities - Which will include Music, Live Art, Film, and Comedy - as well as many LOCAL vendors, and family friendly activities. Please READ below for more information:

Glens Falls City Park

An amazing display, from bouncy houses, to vendors, live art presentations to local music; This is a family friendly atmosphere, where we can all enjoy the elements of what makes this city so great.

Meet the artists:

Corey Pitkin || Rodney Allen Bentley || Tabitha Spectra || Meg Canell Hannah Williams || Brendan Clancy

Curation by Anthony Richichi

Meet the musicians of City Park:

12:00 Peter Annello || 1:00 Tambourelli & Her SuperTrips ||
2:00 Paradox Saints || 3:00 William Hale || 4:00 Brain Medicine


Park Theater
7 PM - 10 PM

Presenting comedy for the first time at this festival is the beautiful and new Park Theater. A destination location for any person of the arts - and we cannot wait for you to join us!!!

Please Follow the ticket link here for more information!!!

HEADLINER: John Romanoff

John Romanoff - John Romanoff is the Grand Champion of 'The Funniest Comic in New England Contest', and has been featured on AXS, ABC, NBC, & FOX TV. His unfiltered and unique brand of comedy always leaves audiences wanting more. He is one of the most talented comics in New England and certainly not one you want to miss!

FEATURE: Kate Clancy
OPENER: Dan Frank
HOST: Paul Gregory

Comedy at PARK Theater <--- For more information!!!


Lower Adirondack Regional Arts Council (LARAC)

We present the following films at Lapham Gallery, for this years very first GEM Showcase:

Lee's 88 Keys - Dir. Susan Robbins
The Summit - Dir. Micah Khan
Jacob - Dir. Bobby Chase
The Second Loss - Dir. Ryan Gangemi
Pastor Pete - Dir. Justin Alvis
Old Hearts Cafe - Dir. Cameron Gallagher & Ken Holmes
Asa Morris & The Mess "Blame" - Dir. Joel Barlow


The MUSIC Venues:

Each venue is an amazing place to eat, to drink, have fun, and let loose at GEM Festival.

Please contact individual venues with questions regarding age restrictions, menu offerings, etc...



2:50 ARCH FIENDS || 3:40 The Way Back When ||
4:30 No More Death Stars || 5:20 A̶s̶a̶ ̶M̶o̶r̶r̶i̶s̶ and the Mess
6:20 Lock 9 ||

7:15 Chestnut Grove
8:50 Joe Mansman and The Midnight Revival Band
9:55 Pillowhead
10:55 Candy Ambulance w/s/g Lollygagger



3:00 We're History
3:40 The Escape
4:30 Sly Fox and the Hustlers
5:30 The Stable Gentlemen
6:15 Citris
7:20 Hasty Page




12:00 John & Amy

Dinner Service Entertainment by Tim Wechgelaer & Chris Carey perform the classics. Great beer and food selection!!!



The Barrel Brothers performing at the newly renovated 190 Glen Street location. Beautiful, must see location if you have not been yet!


To our venues, sponsors, and friends whom have supported GEM Festival, we all offer our sincere thanks.

Without you, none of what we create could be seen or heard. It means the world to us that we are able to come together, thank you so much...

This years GEM Festival is brought to you by :

Art in the Public Eye
Lower Adirondack Regional Arts Council (LARAC)
Glens Falls Collaborative
JP Brunos Bar Grill
Mean Max Brew Works
Davidson Brothers
Park Theater
Downtown Social

Presented by:

Heady Productions || Events To a T


This project is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program. A regrant program of the NYS Council on the Arts, with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo, and the NYS Legislature, and is administered by the Lower Adirondack Regional Arts Council.