Activities & Events

World-Class Activities & Events

Whether you want to try it yourself or sit back and watch the professionals, Whiteface and the Lake Placid Olympic sites have a wide array of events and activities sure to entertain, amaze, or even inspire your next adventure.

Featured Events
BMW IBSF World Cup Bobsled & Skeleton
BMW World Cup Bobsled & Skeleton
Olympic Sports Complex
December 7-8 & 13-15, 2019—Come out and cheer on Team USA as Lake Placid hosts two back-to-back World Cups!
Santas Ski Free Day
Santas Ski Free
Whiteface Mountain
Sunday, December 15—Don your best Mr. or Mrs. Claus costume and enjoy free skiing and riding at Whiteface Mountain!
Stars on Ice
Lake Placid Olympic Center
Sunday, December 30—Olympic Ice Dance Gold Medalists Meryl Davis and Charlie White headline the Emmy Award-Winning production of Stars on Ice when it returns to Lake Placid’s Olympic Center.
ECAC Hockey Men's Championship
ECAC Men's Hockey Championship
Lake Placid Olympic Center
March 20-21, 2020—Come see the best NCAA Division I ECAC hockey teams compete for the Championship Title!
Featured Activities
Winter Bobsled Experience
Lake Placid Bobsled Experience
Summer & Winter
Hold on for the ride of your life as you rocket down more than a half mile of winding track at the Olympic Sports Complex!
Winter Cloudsplitter Gondola Ride
Cloudsplitter Gondola Ride
Summer & Winter
Experience all the majesty of the Adirondack High Peaks from the comfort of an eight-passenger, high-speed gondola cabin!
Young Girl Cross Country Skiing
Cross Country Skiing
Winter
Looking to spend some quality time on our 50+ km of world-class ski trails? Get your Mt. Van Hoevenberg Season Pass today and enjoy season-long skiing as well as great pass holder perks!
Olympic Museum
Lake Placid Olympic Museum
Summer & Winter
Exhibiting Olympic dreams on snow and ice, both past and present. Make the museum your first stop on a tour of America's Olympic hometown!
Olympic Center Tour
Olympic Center Tour
Summer & Winter
Take a tour and learn about the Olympic Center's history, current role, and future plans, and hear firsthand stories from our guides who were there for the Games in 1980.
Man Skiing Downhill
Skiing & Snowboarding
Winter
No matter what your skills or skiing preference, Whiteface Mountain delivers a world-class experience for every member of your family.