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!

Watching the Parade

Holiday Village Stroll

A Lake Placid tradition, the Stroll is a family and couples weekend that takes place in the fairy-tale winter wonderland of Lake Placid. While we are unaware of what the future restrictions and guidelines will be in NYS come December, we are working on hosting the Holiday Village Stroll and…

Event Dates

  • December 10, 2021
  • December 11, 2021
  • December 12, 2021
Speed Skaters

Empire State Winter Games

The 2022 Empire State Winter Games is a multi-day sports event hosted in Lake Placid, New York, from February 3-6. The Games will bring together athletes from across New York State and beyond to compete in over 30 winter sports events. The 2020 Games included more than 2,100 athletes of…

Event Dates

  • February 3, 2022
  • February 4, 2022
  • February 5, 2022
  • February 6, 2022
Racers in Lake Placid Marathon

Lake Placid Marathon/Half Marathon

Race Day Info Here’s everything you need to know to run your best and Get Your Gold in this year’s Lake Placid Marathon & Half. Packet Pickup This year, packet pickup (bib, shirt, sponsor gifts) will be from 1-6pm on Saturday next to the Lake Placid Public Beach House on…

Event Dates

  • June 12, 2022
Lacrosse Players on Field

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