Events

Events for All Seasons

Whiteface and the Lake Placid Olympic Sites are home to a countless exciting events. Our calendar highlights summer sports exhibitions, fall festivals, and winter World Cups.  In between, we have local, regional, and national events and competitions. Bottom line: there's always something fun to do in or around Lake Placid!

Summer Jumping Series at the Olympic Jumping Complex
Summer Jumping Series
Watch freestyle aerialists and ski jumpers soar into the air as they fine-tune their winter skills in the summer!
Meet an Olympian at the Lake Placid Olympic Museum
Meet an Olympian
Join us for a unique opportunity to speak with regional Olympians about their journey to the Games, and learn more about what it takes to be an Olympic Athlete.
Freaky Fridays in the 1932 Jack Shea Arena
Freaky Fridays
In this FREE event, skaters abandon their regular routines in favor of creativity, humor, and amusement in the historic 1932 Jack Shea Arena!
Saturday Night Ice Show at the Lake Placid Olympic Center
Saturday Night Ice Shows
See new top skaters perform each weekend during the summer season in the historic 1932 Jack Shea Arena.
The Premier Brewfest in the Adirondack Mountains
Lake Placid Brewfest
Saturday, September 23—Experience the best beers around and find out why the beer is so tasty right from the brewers!
Whiteface Oktoberfest
Oktoberfest
September 30 - October 1—Dust off your lederhosen and join us for one of SKI Magazine's Top 5 Must-Visit Oktoberfests in North America!
Jul
27
2017
Meet an Olympian

Meet alpine skiers Andrew Weibrecht & Cecily Decker!

3:00 - 5:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Center
Aug
2
2017
Summer Jumping Series
1:00 - 2:00 pm
Olympic Jumping Complex
Aug
3
2017
Meet an Olympian

Meet luge athlete Chris Mazdzer!

3:00 - 5:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Center
Aug
4
2017
Freaky Fridays
4:30 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Center
Aug
11
2017
Peak to Brew Relay
Whiteface Mountain
Aug
12
2017
Peak to Brew Relay
Whiteface Mountain
Sep
23
2017
Lake Placid Brewfest
VIP Admission 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm | General Admission 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Center
Sep
30
2017
Oktoberfest
12:00 - 8:00 pm
Whiteface Mountain
Oct
1
2017
Oktoberfest
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Whiteface Mountain