Lake Placid Blues & Heritage Festival Packages

Announcing the 2015 Lake Placid Blues and Heritage Festival Packages //  June 19-21, 2015 The Hotel North Woods Inn is the Official Host Hotel for over 20 fabulous Blues Bands! Join the Village of Lake Placid, and The Northwoods Inn in welcoming the North Country’s Biggest Blues Round-UP Ever!  This festival will celebrate exceptional music and the rich heritage of [...] Read More

New York State Archives Lecture

Join us on April 29th at the former Hotel Marcy to enjoy the next installment in the Lake Placid-North Elba Historical Society Lecture Series; "New York State Archives and the Stories Told" presented by Gary Smith, New York State Archives board member and owner of the Northwoods Inn (former Hotel Marcy). The lecture begins at 7:00 pm and admission is [...] Read More

Great Music, Great Cause

“Where’s Bat” on May 1-3?  At Delta Blue on Main Street in Lake Placid. Delta Blue at the Northwoods Inn in Lake Placid is pleased to present Bat (aka Thomas Andrew Bennett), an exceptional musician, in weekend performances on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, May 1-3, 2015.  Bat is a singer/guitarist from New Mexico who performs an incredible range of musical […]

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ECAC Men’s Hockey Championship

ECAC Hockey announced the pairings for the 2015 ECAC Men’s Hockey Championship featuring Quinnipiac vs. Harvard and St. Lawrence vs. Colgate facing-off in the semifinal contests. The event marks the 54th overall championship and the 12th and second since 2002 at the 1980 Rink-Herb Brooks Arena in Lake Placid, N.Y. The four top teams in the conference will battle it […]

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Paint & Sip // Bookstore Plus

The Paint & Sip Series at The Bookstore Plus presents local artist Jessie Furnia. A little paint, a little wine and a whole lot of fun! This class will be held on Wednesday, March 18th from 6:30 until 8:30 PM. Artists will create paintings inspired by a Jessie Furnia original spring scene. No previous art experience is necessary. This class […]

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50 Years with Peter, Paul and Mary

On Friday, February 27th and Saturday, February 28th, the latest installment of the Lake Placid Film Forum Screening Series presents 50 Years with Peter, Paul and Mary, a new documentary by Jim Brown, winner of four Emmy Awards. Premiered on PBS this past December, the film features rare and previously unseen television footage, including a BBC program from the early 1960s that […]

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Relive the Miracle

The gold medal winning 1980 U.S.A. Olympic Hockey Team, who achieved what Sports Illustrated proclaimed, “the greatest sports moment of the 20th century” with their “Miracle on Ice” victory over the Soviet Union, will be in attendance for a special 35th anniversary event.  This reunion will feature the original team members giving you their unique perspective on this historic event […]

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Saranac Lake Winter Carnival

The 2015 Saranac Lake Winter Carnival starts this Friday, February 6th and runs through Sunday, February 15th. Named the second best winter carnival in the world by National Geographic Traveler magazine in 2012, the Saranac Lake Winter Carnival is the longest-running event of its kind in the eastern U.S. Since 1897, it has grown into a 10-day festival that includes sports, […]

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Empire State Winter Games

The 2015 Empire State Winter Games begin this Tuesday, February 3rd with the torch run and continue through Sunday, February 8th. For more than 34 years, the Games have brought together athletes from across the State and beyond to compete in 19 winter sports.  The 2014 Games included over 1400 participants of all ages, including master divisions. There will be an […]

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