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Wax 'n Wix

38 Montcalm St, Just 1/2 block off of Canada Street. We are the same block as Tony's and Gino's Restaurant., Lake George, NY 12845-1431
+1 518-668-5988
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A great vacation stop

This place is always at the top of my to do list while in Lake George. Owners are extremely... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Randi H
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Westchester, New York, United States
Fun activity for any age!

Found this store on Tripadvisor and thought it would be a fun thing for our kids to do. We ended... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
ann m
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Buffalo, New York
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Wax 'n Wix is a make your own candle . Great fun for children and adults.
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  • Very good8%
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38 Montcalm St, Just 1/2 block off of Canada Street. We are the same block as Tony's and Gino's Restaurant., Lake George, NY 12845-1431
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+1 518-668-5988
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is always at the top of my to do list while in Lake George. Owners are extremely helpful and nice to be around. I made 4 candles in 2 days as I find it to be alot of fun. If you're in Lake...More

Thank Randi H
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Found this store on Tripadvisor and thought it would be a fun thing for our kids to do. We ended up making four candles and had so much fun. Jim was so fun to talk to and gave us great suggestions on restaurants. We stopped...More

Thank ann m
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Oh my gosh... This was so much fun! While searching on Trip Advisor I came across Wax 'n Wix as something fun to do. It wasn't a let down! The owner, Jim, is so nice and very comical. He makes you feel like family as...More

Thank ManonaBug
candles38, Manager at Wax 'n Wix, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Thank you for sharing your kind thoughts. They mean a great deal to us!

Reviewed 17 July 2017

The owner Jim was friendly and extremely engaging throughout our time in his store. We had a great time chopping wax squares into small pieces, and putting them into the mold that we had chosen. We love our finished product.

Thank fworldtraveler
candles38, Manager at Wax 'n Wix, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Thank you for expressing your kind thoughts!

Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We recently vacationed in Lake George, and had this in our list of "things to do in case of bad weather". Well, sure enough, we had terrible weather.. which turned out to be a blessing in disguise. Our 3 kids absolutely loved making their own...More

1  Thank GeniMc
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This was my daughters favorite activity and memory of Lake George! The owner is informative and engaging. Once we walked into the shop the owner had us pick a candle shape then scent. We picked a table and he came over and gave us the...More

Thank Jackie E
candles38, Manager at Wax 'n Wix, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Thank you for your kind words.

Reviewed 1 July 2017

The owner, Jim, was a terrific host. Very engaging. Making your own candle was fun. You pick which candle shape, pick your colors, & after owner does the wax part, in about 20 minutes you have a candle that you made. Prices are so reasonable,...More

Thank tripadvise01
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

We happened to stumble upon this cute shop on a winter weekend getaway to Lake George. We were not sure what to expect, but it ended up being a highlight of our trip. The owner was incredibly helpful, welcoming, and knowledgeable. Would highly recommend for...More

Thank Rachel G
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Happened to stumble across the place while wandering around Lake George. The way rhe place worked is you select a candle mold (seems to be a reasonable choice of sizes And shapes ). Then you fil the mold with pieces of broken colored wax. You...More

Thank L B
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

We've been going to Lake George for almost 20 years and just noticed this shop on the side street. Definitely worth stopping in. We took our kids and they each made a candle. They both said it was the best part of our long weekend...More

Thank Rich S
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