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Wax 'n' Wix

Opens in 11 min: 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Open today: 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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So much fun

This was a great rainy day activity with my husband and 11 year old son. We all made candles and... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Kristine G
West Milford, New Jersey
Nice family activity

Reasonably priced family candle making activity. Break up blocks of colored wax and fill molds with... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Baltimore, United States
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“candle making”(3 reviews)
Wax 'n Wix is a make your own candle shop. Making handcrafted candles of your own design is fun and engaging. So, put down your cell phones, grab your favorite beverage and join us for an hour of "Light-Hearted" good times.
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38 Montcalm St, 1/2 block off of Canada Street. Same block as Cafe Vero., Lake George, NY 12845-1431
+1 518-668-5988
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Reviewed 21 August 2018

This was a great rainy day activity with my husband and 11 year old son. We all made candles and had a great time. I highly recommend this place.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kristine G
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Reasonably priced family candle making activity. Break up blocks of colored wax and fill molds with pieces (think sand art). Add a scent and molton wax, wait 1/2 hour and you are done.. It is not a large shop so be aware that on rainy...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank nachumh2017
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and 16 and 12 year old had a great time making candles on a rainy July day. Candles are extremely reasonably priced (under $8 a piece). I totally think they could charge more. Great direction and customer service. Lots to do in Lake...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank hitman0371
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

I have been making candles here for years. All of the staff do a great job. I love the whole experience...you pick the shape, the size, the colors, and scent. You make it with your own hands. Don't bring home store-bought souvenirs...Make them... stop in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Stephanie D
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Was on a mini family vacation in the Lake George area and stumbled upon this place. Located right off the main drag in the Lake George Village. The worker was VERY pleasant and gave us the rundown on how to make our candles. Have probably...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

This is so amazing!!! Perfect for any age, and fun! Definitely recommend! It’s not good for a rainy day and on a sunny one!

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Emma L
Reviewed 5 July 2018

THis is a fun time. THe owner is friendly and looks to make everyone's experience a good one. Very reasonable prices. not only a way to get out of the rain or the heat wave and still have a fun time but you get a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Caryn m
Reviewed 29 June 2018

This is our second visit to Lake George and we all wanted to make a candle again! Such a fun family activity. Jim and his wife are super friendly. The selection of fragrances are fun. Who knew "elf poop" would smell good, hahaha. The prices...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank ann m
Reviewed 12 March 2018

My friends and I took off for a relaxing winter weekend in the Lake George area. We stumbled upon Wax 'n Wix after breakfast and decided to check it out. The vibe is amazing - clearly great for any age - and Jim was an...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Michael L
candles38, Manager at Wax 'n' Wix, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Thank you so much for expressing your kind thoughts. It means so much to us.

Reviewed 5 February 2018

We had options of candle size and shape, an array of "eccentric" scents and Jim was thoroughly entertaining! We would definitely make this a yearly trip attraction!

Date of experience: February 2018
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candles38, Manager at Wax 'n' Wix, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thank you for the kind thought!. It means alot to us.

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25 July 2018|
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Response from ann m | Reviewed this property |
Either. We walked in. It took about an hour and then the setting process is another hour but you come back to pick up the candle.