Is the Lake Placid area your home for the Holidays? What better place to enjoy a family vacation than in the winter wonderland of the Adirondacks! This year’s events and activities will keep you as busy as you’d like with shopping and entertaining, or keep it relaxed simply enjoying annual activities and events with family and friends. There are events throughout the region, including craft shows, Christmas celebrations, and more.
A Few of This Year’s Activities
Sparkle Village Craft Show
Browse local and regional artisan crafts at the Annual Sparkle Village Craft Show at the Harrietstown Town Hall in Saranac Lake NY. Presented by the Saranac Lake Area Chamber of Commerce, this is a huge local favorite with over 1,000 people in attendance each year. Discover that perfect unique gift for everyone on your list as you browse original creations from area artisans.
Friday, December 6 4pm‑8pm
Saturday, December 7 10am‑4pm
Mirror Lake Inn
Beginning early December | Without a doubt the Mirror Lake Inn offers the most spectacular holiday decorations in the area! Every public room is fully decorated with an Adirondack theme for the holidays including numerous trees, garlands, and unique decor – as well as a crackling fire and cozy nooks and crannies throughout. The Taste Bistro & Bar offers happy hour and a generous opportunity to feast your eyes at the profusion of lights and holiday decor.
Lake Placid Village Holiday Stroll
December 13-15 | A popular Lake Placid tradition, the Stroll is a weekend filled with events, entertainment, parties, dining specials and shopping in the fairy-tale winter wonderland of Lake Placid. Family-friendly, the weekend includes lots of free kids activities, including an appearance by Santa in several locations throughout the weekend. Be sure to take advantage of the dining specials and live entertainment! Learn more at holidayvillagestroll.com.
Yuletide Family Weekends in North Pole NY
November 15-December 22 | Don’t miss the Yuletide Family Weekends at Santa’s Workshop in North Pole, NY. Events include the Trim the Tree Party when Santa’s helpers assist the children in creating their own ornaments to decorate the tree, and Twas the Night Before Christmas, a celebration in the true family Christmas spirit. Designed for children 2-10 years, it’s a once in a lifetime experience for the entire family! Learn more at northpoleny.com
First Night Saranac Lake
December 31 | First Night Saranac Lake is a family-centered, public celebration that marks the passage of time through music, art, and ritual each year on December 31st. Marking the end of one year and the beginning of the next, First Night offers a shared cultural celebration with an amazing fireworks show and a variety of events and entertainment throughout the community for all ages.
Learn more at firstnightsaranaclake.org.
Your Home in the Adirondacks
At the center of festive Lake Placid Village is the beautiful Lake Placid Club Lodges with its cozy community of townhomes, close enough to the downtown area that you can walk to many events and activities – strolling along Main Street to shop or enjoy great food and an evening’s entertainment.
If this is your first visit, there are still some townhome rentals available. If Lake Placid has become part of your family tradition, why not consider owning your vacation here? These are the prime holiday weeks available for sale. Our staff is available to answer any questions you may have.
|Bldg/Unit #||Week #||Calendar 2019||Calendar 2020||Price|
|07/31||51A||12/20/19 – 12/27/19||12/18/20 – 12/28/20||$5,000|
|02/06||51C||12/22/19 – 12/29/19||12/20/20 – 12/27/20||$5,000|
|02/07||51C||12/22/19 – 12/29/19||12/20/20 – 12/27/20||$7,500|
|02/09||51C||12/22/19 – 12/29/19||12/20/20 – 12/27/20||$7,500|
|08/39||52B||12/28/19 – 01/04/20||12/26/20 – 01/02/21||$12,000|
|13/61||51A||12/20/19 – 12/27/19||12/18/20 – 12/25/20||$10,000|
|13/65||51A||12/20/19 – 12/27/19||12/18/20 – 12/25/20||$8,000|
|08/37||51B & 52B*||12/21/19 – 01/04/20||12/19/20 – 01/02/21||$20,000|
|02/06||52C||12/29/19 – 01/05/20||12/27/20 – 01/03/21||$12,000|
|*These two prime holiday weeks for Unit 08/37 are sold together.|