Special Events


Our Ladies of the Lake Luncheon
September 13th, 2021
11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
NEW this Year….to be held at Wiawaka Center for Women

During the Ladies of the Lake Luncheon we will have the Presentation of the Mary Fuller Women Helping Women Award and the Spirit of Wiawaka Award.

Click here to purchase tickets

Click here for the nomination form for the Mary Fuller Women Helping Women Award

Please join us for our annual luncheon & silent auction to benefit the mission and preservation of Wiawaka. This is our largest fundraiser and we count on your support and generosity.

Covid – 19 has made several changes to our planning and this is no exception. This year our Ladies of the Lake Luncheon will be held at Wiawaka. We will have our celebration on our historic grounds with a delicious luncheon, silent auction and presentations of our Spirit of Wiawaka award and the Mary Fuller Women Helping Women award.

This event sells out quickly, so please register early.  We cannot hold seats at a table unless the reservations are paid in full. Sponsorships are available, please contact Doreen Kelly at wiawakadirector@gmail.com for more information. We will recognize sponsors throughout the year.

Tickets previously purchased prior to our date change have been automatically moved to the new date, you don’t need to do anything more! If you are unable to make the new date, please call us at (518) 668-9690. You can always convert your ticket to a tax-deductible donation to Wiawaka to help support our mission during this difficult time.


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6th Annual Dock Party & Season Kick-Off

Tickets are very limited

June 25th, 2021
5-8 p.m.

Kick-off the summer with us at our 6th Annual Dock Party featuring a fantastic lakeside meal, with wine from Adirondack Winery and beer from Adirondack Pub and Brewery. We will be featuring our NEW signature Wiawaka stemless wine glasses.

Ritchie Ortiz will play into the evening as we celebrate the opening of our 118th season.

This is a 21+ event, both men and women are welcome.  The wine is generously provided by our friends at Adirondack Winery www.adirondackwinery.com and the beer, cider and hard seltzer is generously provided by Adirondack Brewery www.adirondackbrewery.com.

Tickets that have been purchased in 2020 will be automatically moved to our 2021 event. Tickets are $80 a couple or $50 each. Beer and Wine is included.
Purchase Tickets here.

This event is always a sell out and a great way to start the summer season!


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BBQ in 2019

Our delicious and popular BBQ’ s are Back in 2021.
Open To The Public!
Reservations required.

Picture from 2020 Drive Through BBQ

NEW….OUR POPULAR DRIVE THROUGH BBQ IS BACK THIS SUMMER!!!

It will be held on August 21st from 5:00 -7:00 pm
The ticket price is $20 and includes…

Slow Cooked Pulled Pork, BBQ Chicken, Macaroni Salad, Cole Slaw, Roll, and a homemade apple brownie

Our BBQ’s are always very popular and sell out quickly, so call the front desk at (518) 668-9690 to reserve your BBQ today!

Our last BBQ’s sold out quickly and received rave reviews!

It is a great way for you and your family to support the history and mission of Wiawaka.


Photo taken at the Victorian Tea and Fashion Show 2019

Victorian Tea and Fashion Show
July 25th, 2021
1:00- 4:00 pm
Wiawaka Tent

Join us as Sue McLane “The Victorian Lady” narrates this program.
Bathing Beauties “ a fashion history detailing the growth of swimming as a sport for woman alongside a display of antique and vintage bathing suits from the private collection of Sue McLane “The Victorian Lady”.

A Victorian Tea with savory and sweet delectables will follow.
There will be beautiful and stunning table displays featuring individual themes with personal china and tables settings.
Tickets are on sale now and there is a limited number available.

Tickets are $50 per person which includes the Program and Victorian Tea.
Purchase tickets here.