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Experience New York's Premier Adirondack Destination

Pond Skimming Contest
Saturday, April 6—Don your best costume, choose your skis or board wisely, and see just how far across the pond you can glide in our Annual Pond Skimming Contest at Whiteface.
Why Not Wednesdays
Present any unopened Dasani or Coca-Cola product on non-holiday Wednesdays at the Whiteface ticket window and get a 1-day lift ticket for just $48! 
Olympic Sites Passport
Rarely does one ticket do so much. Get access to all of the Olympic sites this winter for just $35 when you purchase your Olympic Sites Passport in advance online!
ECAC Men's Hockey Championship
March 22-23, 2019—Come see the best NCAA Division I ECAC hockey teams compete for the Championship Title right in the historic 1980 Herb Brooks Arena.

Whiteface and the Lake Placid Olympic Sites are always buzzing with activity! Our calendar highlights must-do activities like the Bobsled Experience and Cloudsplitter Gondola Rides and must-see events like our annual fall festivals and winter World Cups.


Share in the experiences that highlight the triumphs and traditions, athletes and activities, and Olympic heritage that sets Whiteface Lake Placid apart!

Upcoming Events at Whiteface!
March 20, 2019

SATURDAY, MARCH 23  |  Grommet Jam—for the young skiers & riders ages 12 & under. $10 entry fee. Helmets are required. Hot Cocoa & cookies for all participants along $10 entry fee, helmets required. Register at Guest Services Saturday 8am – 12pm. Coaching session from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm, then our fun, coached competition kicks off at 1:00 pm. Winner goes home with a new pair of skis. Prizes from our ski shop partners Maui North, Lake Placid Ski & Board, Viking Ski & Sport & Cunningham's Ski Barn.

SATURDAY, MARCH 23  |  Après at the Cloudspin Bar & Grill—Rest your legs, grab a brew & a bite (we recommend the Black Diamond Wings!), and enjoy live music with Sean Harley from 2:30 - 5:30 pm in the Cloudspin Bar & Grill, located on the third floor of the Main Base Lodge. 

SUNDAY, MARCH 24  |  Make-A-Wish Give Back Sunday—Donate $10 or more Sunday to Make-A Wish North East New York, then at the ticket desk get 50% off your lift ticket or gondola ride. Make-A-Wish will be raffling off a three-day, two-night stay at the world-famous Mirror Lake Inn. Raffle tickets are $25 each or five for $100, with all proceeds going to support Make-A-Wish Northeast New York. For more info go to, while at the page check out an opportunity to Free ski with Olympic medalist Andrew Weibrecht, & learn race techniques from the three-time Olympian and two-time Olympic medalist. Then compete in a recreational dual giant slalom race from 1:30 - 3:00 pm (yes, he's in it!).

 SUNDAY, MARCH 24 |  Apple Butter Open Contest—This FREE event is sponsored by Forrence Orchards of Peru NY who donate cases of apples for prize winners. We'll also have prizes from our ski shop partners Maui North, Lake Placid Ski & Board, Viking Ski & Sport & Cunningham's Ski Barn. Registration starts at Guest Services at 8:00 am Sunday. Heats will run by age category: 6 & under, 7-12, 13-15, 16-21, 22-40, 41 & up. Competition is at 1:00 pm. Best Costume competition included so wear one if you got one.