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September 16, 2016
Whiteface Oktoberfest Celebrates 25 Years
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. --- Come to Wilmington, N.Y., Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 1-2, to celebrate 25 years of Oktoberfest fun at Whiteface Mountain. And while you're there, be sure to tag your favorite festival photos with #WFLPFallFests. Favorite tagged photos will be selected and featured as our "Fall Festival Photo of the Day" on www.WhitefaceLakePlacid.com. The 25th Oktoberfest, presented by Spaten... Continue Reading
September 12, 2016
2016 Lake Placid Hall of Fame Nominations Named
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. – The Lake Placid Hall of Fame Committee has named its nominees for induction to the Lake Placid Hall of Fame. The inductees for the 2016 class include Dennis Allen, Jim La Valley, Caroline Draper Lussi, and Roby Politi. The 2016 nominees will be inducted into the Hall of Fame, which can be found in the Conference Center at Lake Placid. The 33rd Annual Induction Banquet will be... Continue Reading
September 8, 2016
Fall Festival Season Almost Here … Three Weeks of Celebrating Autumn
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. --- Fall festival season is upon us and Whiteface Lake Placid is celebrating with Oktoberfest on Oct. 1-2 followed by the Flaming Leaves Festival on Oct. 8-9, and Brewfest on Oct. 15. Whether at the 'face, jumps or Olympic Center, we want to see you there so be sure to tag your festival photos with #WFLPFallFests. Favorite tagged photos will be selected and featured as our "Fall... Continue Reading
July 5, 2016
Saturday Night Ice Shows Continue with Doug Razzano
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. --- The 2016 summer skating series continues, July 8, with Friday's Freaky Friday and July 9 with the Saturday Night Ice Show at the Olympic Center, in Lake Placid, N.Y. Both events will be held in the center's 1932 Rink Jack Shea Arena. The rink, training ground for countless world-class skaters, is testament to Lake Placid's Olympic heritage. Doug Razzano, an 11-time national... Continue Reading
June 29, 2016
Saturday Night Ice Shows Begin July 2nd
Ross Miner opens the season LAKE PLACID, N.Y. --- The 2016 summer skating series open, July 1 with Friday's Freaky Friday and July 2 with the Saturday Night Ice Show at the Olympic Center, in Lake Placid, N.Y. Both events will be held in the center's 1932 Rink Jack Shea Arena. The rink, training ground for countless world-class skaters, is testament to Lake Placid's Olympic heritage. Ross Miner... Continue Reading