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!

Lacross players mid-game on a field with a mountain backdrop

Lake Placid Summit Classic Lacrosse

The event began with a modest 7 team field in 1990 playing 14 total games, and began doubling in size on an annual basis. After 27 years, the event has evolved into a week-long event with more than 250 teams playing more than 550 games.

Event Dates

    Concert at Mid's Park

    Songs at Mirror Lake Music Series – Zydeco Night: Terrance Simien

    Zydeco Night: Terrance Simien Songs at Mirror Lake (SAML) is a free summer concert series,  held Tuesday evenings at Mid’s Park Bandshell in downtown Lake Placid. They are an all-volunteer, nonprofit community organization whose mission is to introduce residents and visitors to a diverse range of musical offerings and to provide…

    Event Dates

    • August 9, 2022 - 7:00PM
    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