Calendar of Events

A year-round destination, Lake Placid hosts an abundance of exciting events throughout the year. With world-class sporting events at Olympic venues, festivals, elite-level equestrian competitions, and a Holiday Village Stroll weekend, there's something for everyone!

Lacrosse Players on Field during a game

Lake Placid Summit Youth Classic Lacrosse

FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH Lacrosse is more than just X's and O's, it's a way of life. The Lake Placid Youth Classic is designed as a competitive and fun youth lacrosse tournament in the heart of the Adirondacks, with an exciting festival atmosphere. Focused on player development through increasingly balanced competition,…

Event Dates

  • June 27, 2022
A horse and rider negotiate a jump over a raised poll

Lake Placid and I Love NY Horse Shows

Lake Placid, site of the 1932 and 1980 Winter Olympic Games, is home to two of the Nation’s most prestigious equine masterpieces – The Lake Placid and I love New York Horse Shows. Come visit our resort community and see world class riders and horses participate in championship hunter and jumper…

Event Dates

  • June 28, 2022
  • June 29, 2022
  • June 30, 2022
  • July 1, 2022
  • July 2, 2022
  • July 3, 2022
  • July 4, 2022
  • July 5, 2022
Triathlete crosses finish line

Ironman Lake Placid

athletes from around the world will descend on the alpine village of Lake Placid to test their limits in Ironman Lake Placid. A favorite among competitors, the Lake Placid Ironman is the second oldest Ironman in North America and one of the sport's most popular courses. The highly anticipated race…

Event Dates

  • July 24, 2022
A ski Jumping platform from below

FISU World University Games

The Winter World University Games is the largest multi-sport winter event in the world, after the Winter Olympics. The games combine high-level competitive sport with educational and cultural events, both in Lake Placid and nearby towns. University students between the ages of 17 and 25 are eligible to enter. For…

Event Dates

  • January 12, 2023