2019 Schedule of Events


Friday, december 13, 2019

  • 5:00-6:30 pm - Skating Party in the 1932 Arena. Bring your skates, rentals are available. Special appearance by Santa!

  • 6:00-9:00 pm - Ugly Sweater Party at The Cottage. Grab your ugliest sweater to win a prize! Offering samples of Bulleit Bourbon cocktails & Craft Winter Ales.

  • 7:00-10:00 pm - Mingo performing live at The Cottage.

  • 7:30-10:30 pm - Live at 77. Cedric Rogers playing live at Taste Bistro.

  • 9:00 -12:00 pm - Soul Sky performing live at Delta Blue.

saturday, december 14, 2014

  • 8:30 am - Jingle Bell Run/Walk at the Village Beach

    • Register online in advance.

    • On-site registration starting at 7:00 am at the Village Beach. Benefit for Adirondack Health "Fit For Life"*

    • $100 cash prize for best holiday-themed costume.

    • We encourage you to bring an unwrapped toy to donate to deserving local families.
      Sponsored by Lake Placid Marathon

  • 8:30-10:30 am - Breakfast with Santa at the Hotel North Woods*

  • 11:00-11:30 am - Holiday Story Time at the Mirror Lake Inn

  • 12:00-1:00 pm - Santa arrives on a Fire Truck at Mid's Park

  • 12:00-5:00 pm - Local Beer Tasting at Adirondack Steak & Seafood

  • 12:30-2:00 pm - Children's Holiday Crafts at High Peaks Resort
    Provided by the Lake Placid Center for the Arts

  • 2:00-3:00 pm - Create Holiday Greeting Cards at the Lake Placid Public Library

  • 2:00-5:00pm - Maker’s Market at the Alpine Mall featuring local artisan food & drink

  • 2:30-4:00 pm - Soup, Chili & Chowder Tasting/Competition on Main Street

  • 4:30 pm - High Peaks Resort Yule Log Hunt ~ a community tradition -

    • Meet on the lawn of The Lake House. Light the log at Mid's Park immediately following the hunt.

  • 5:00 pm - Mid's Park Holiday Celebration: Tree Lighting & Special Performance by Lake Placid School Chorus
    Sponsored by Lake Placid Family Dental & The Lake Placid Center for the Arts

  • 5:00-8:00 pm - Double Axel performing live at Dancing Bears

  • 5:30-7:30 pm - Cookie Decorating and hot chocolate for kids, hot Glogg wine and snacks for adults on the second floor lobby of Hotel North Woods

  • 7:30-10:30 pm - Live at 77. Cedric Rogers playing live at Taste Bistro.

  • 9:00 -12:00 pm - Soul Sky performing live at Delta Blue.

sunday, december 15, 2019

  • 8:30-10:30 am - Breakfast with Santa at the Mirror Lake Inn Resort & Spa*

    • Limited availability. Advance reservations are required.

  • 8:30-10:30 am - Breakfast with Santa at Dancing Bears restaurant.

  • 8:30 am-4:00 pm - Special Holiday Stroll offers at Whiteface Mountain

    • Dress as Santa for the day for a free lift ticket.

    • Bring a coat to donate and enjoy buy-one, get-one-free lift tickets for the day.

  • 10:00 am-12:00 pm - Brunch with Santa at The Cotttage.

    • Reservations not accepted. Guests can take pictures with Santa in the dining room. Coloring sheets for kids to enjoy. Santa will have candy canes & chocolates to give to children.

    • Much have breakfast to see Santa.

  • 10:00 am-1:00 pm - Candy House making at Generations, with purchase of breakfast

  • 11:00 am - Free matinee showing of "THE POLAR EXPRESS" at the Palace Theater with free popcorn and special gift for the first 150 kids. Doors open at 10:30 am.
    Sponsored by The Palace Theatre and Lake Placid Christmas Company

  • 6:00 pm - Skating Club of Lake Placid Holiday Skating Show at the Olympic Arena.

    • Adults $6, seniors and children $4, children under 3 free.

Live bands will be playing at various restaurants throughout Lake Placid during Holiday Village Stroll. A complete schedule of bands will be available soon.

Lake Placid has even more to do during Holiday Stroll and throughout the year.  Visit LakePlacid.com to learn about all the activities taking place in the region.

*Charges may apply; schedule subject to change