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September 20, 2017
Whiteface Oktoberfest Celebrates 26 Years
Celebrate the Autumn Colors at the Olympic Mountain Sept. 30-Oct. 1 LAKE PLACID, N.Y. --- Come enjoy tall mugs of beer and festival fun in Wilmington, N.Y., Sept. 30-Oct. 1, to celebrate Oktoberfest at Whiteface Mountain. 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... Continue Reading
September 13, 2017
Celebrate Lake Placid Brewfest Saturday, Sept. 23
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. --- The Lake Placid Brewfest returns for its sixth year, bringing back dozens of breweries, hundreds of beers, great food and much more, Saturday, Sept. 23.The premier brew fest in the Adirondacks features live music with Drunk & in the Woods and as many as 66 brewers and hundreds of different brews. Ales, ciders, lagers, pilsners, porters and stouts will all be available to... Continue Reading
September 5, 2017
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 Brewfest, Sept. 23, followed by Oktoberfest, Sept. 30-Oct. 1, and Flaming Leaves Festival, Oct. 7-8.The festival season kicks off with the sixth annual Lake Placid Brewfest. The premier brew fest in the Adirondacks features live music with Drunk in the Woods and as many as 60 brewers and hundreds... Continue Reading
August 28, 2017
Single-Session Tickets on Sale Monday for 2017 Skate America
By: Michael Terry, U.S. Figure Skating, (719) 228-3437, Email: mterry@usfigureskating.org Skate America Returns to Lake Placid, N.Y. Nov 24-26, 2017 COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado (August 28, 2017) – Single-session tickets for 2017 Skate America will be on sale to the public at 10 a.m. ET Monday, Aug. 28. Skate America, the final stop of six stops on the International Skating Union (ISU) Grand Prix... Continue Reading
August 21, 2017
2017 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 2017 class include Cora K. Clark, and Andrew Weibrecht. The 2017 nominees will be inducted into the Hall of Fame, which can be found in the Conference Center at Lake Placid. The 34th Annual Induction Banquet will be held Oct. 15, 2017 at the... Continue Reading