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Bands 'n Beans in Lake George, NY
All the Chili you can eat!

Hot chili and Hot music will be served up at the 28th Annual Bands 'n Beans!
This year the event takes place on March 31, 2019, 2 - 7 PM at Fort William Henry in Lake George

More than twenty area restaurants will participate in this hotly contested event, along with continuous music on two stages with The Radio Junkies, PJ Ferguson 2, Rich Ortiz, The Switch, Steve and Kenny, Stony Creek Band, Tim Wechgelaer & Chris Carey Band, and Ten Most Wanted. Several hundreds of attendees are able to vote for their favorite chili. Other offerings include breads from Rock Hill Bakehouse, raffle prizes and auction items from area merchants. 

Bands 'n Beans has become the biggest party of the year in the north country, a sign of winter’s end and the beginning of spring. Proceeds from Bands ‘n Beans benefits the Lake George Arts Project. Tickets are $20.00 if purchased by March 28, or $25 at the door. Tickets are available at the Lake George Arts Project and the Barnsider Restaurant. For more information, contact the Lake George Arts Project at 518-668-2616.

BANDS N' BEANS 2018 Chili Award Winners:
1st place: LAKE GEORGE BEACH CLUB, Lake George, NY
Hot Stuff Award: STICKS AND STONES, Schroon Lake, NY
Hootin' N Tootin' Awesome Chili Award: CLEVERDALE COUNTRY STORE, Cleverdale, NY
President’s Choice Award: LONGHORN RESTAURANT, Lake Vanare, NY
Director's Choice Award: THE AVIATOR RESTAURANT, Queensbury, NY

1st place: LAKE GEORGE BEACH CLUB

Hot Stuff Award: STICKS AND STONES (middle)

President’s Choice Award:
LONGHORN RESTAURANT (right)

Hootin' N Tootin' Awesome Chili Award: CLEVERDALE COUNTRY STORE

Director's Choice Award:
THE AVIATOR RESTAURANT

Award winning bread served up every year by one of our BNB Sponsors: ROCK HILL  BAKEHOUSE!

AND BIG THANKS to our amazing past and future volunteers: the kitchen crew, ticket sellers, t-shirt crew, raffle sellers, and to all those who donate to our Silent Auction! 
You make our Arts Community strong!

This event is a fundraiser for the Lake George Arts Project. Proceeds help fund the Lake George Arts Project's FREE Art & Music Programs: Summer Concert Series, Lake George Jazz Weekend in Shepard Park and year-round Courthouse Gallery exhibitions.

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