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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
June 3, 2017
Bouchard-Hall Wins 6th Annual Wilmington Whiteface 100K MTB
WILMINGTON, N.Y. --- When you're ahead of your nearest competitor by more than five minutes you can take the time to savor the moment. Kevin Bouchard-Hall (Westport, N.Y.) didn't ride his bike across the Wilmington Whiteface 100K MTB's (WW100) finish line, instead with arms and bike raised high over his head, he walked across it, winning Saturday's, June 3, race. "This is my home course, I've... Continue Reading
June 2, 2017
GOVERNOR CUOMO ENCOURAGES NEW YORKERS TO VISIT LAKE PLACID THIS SUMMER
Historic Winter Olympic Destination Features Endless Opportunities for Outdoor Recreation during the Summer Months LAKE PLACID, NY. --- Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today encouraged New Yorkers to visit Lake Placid this summer to take advantage of the various activities and attractions that the Village offers."The North Country is home to world class attractions and features activities and... Continue Reading