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Wax 'n' Wix

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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Girls trip

THis is a fun time. THe owner is friendly and looks to make everyone's experience a good one. Very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Caryn m
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Schenectady, United States
Super fun!

This is our second visit to Lake George and we all wanted to make a candle again! Such a fun... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ann m
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Buffalo, New York
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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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  • Very good7%
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“any age” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 18:00
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LOCATION
38 Montcalm St, 1/2 block off of Canada Street. Same block as Cafe Vero., Lake George, NY 12845-1431
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+1 518-668-5988
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank ann m
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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

Thank Michael L
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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.

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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!

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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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Reviewed 24 August 2017

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
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Reviewed 2 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
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Reviewed 30 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
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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!

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Reviewed 16 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.

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

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Reviewed 15 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

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

Thank you for your kind words.

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