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October 20, 2014
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. - The 1980 United States Hockey Team has been one of the most beloved sports teams in history. Now, members of that gold medal-winning team will return to the scene of their historic achievement where they defeated the Soviet Union and Finland and shocked the world en route to that improbable gold and Lake Placid glory. The 1980 U.S. Hockey Team Miracle on Ice Fantasy Camp will...
October 9, 2014
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. --- Some of the biggest names in Bluegrass will join some of its rising stars, performing on two stages during the inaugural Lake Placid Bluegrass Jam, Saturday, Oct. 25, in the 1932 Rink of Lake Placid's Olympic Center. Headlined by Grammy award winners Sam Bush and the Del McCoury Band, 10 bands, ranging from the traditional Bluegrass sound to the Newgrass style, will perform...
October 7, 2014
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. – The world famous Harlem Globetrotters, featuring some of the greatest athletes and entertainers on the planet, will bring their unrivaled family show to the Olympic Center in Lake Placid on Monday, Feb. 16, at 7 p.m., during the Harlem Globetrotters 2015 "Washington Generals' Revenge" Tour. The Globetrotters will face a great challenge this year, as the infamous Washington...
October 1, 2014
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. --- There's now no denying it, autumn is officially here. The days are shorter, mornings are cooler, leaves have changed color and the Mt. Van Hoevenberg Olympic Sports Complex sliding track, in Lake Placid, N.Y. opens for the season, weather permitting, Saturday, Oct. 18, for U.S. luge athletes. American bobsled and skeleton athletes will wait two days, Monday, Oct. 20, until...
September 30, 2014
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. --- Marvel at the autumn colors, while at the same time, hold your breath as athletes launch themselves off the 90-meter ski jump and soar the length of a football field, all weekend long, Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 11-12, during the annual Flaming Leaves Festival being held at the Olympic Jumping Complex in Lake Placid, N.Y. Some of the United States' best ski jumpers and nordic...