Live Music

Experience Lake Placid's Summer Music Scene

Lake Placid is alive with the sound of music, and this summr's scene is hotter than ever!

During the long summer days, locals and visitors alike flock to bars, restaurants, and concert venues to enjoy an eclectic array of musical offerings that includes rock, bluegrass, blues, and concerto. The musicians are as diverse as the music they play, and it's not uncommon to see a local, national, and international act in the same weekend in Lake Placid.

There are weekly open mics, free concerts in Mid's Park, and plenty of music-themed events on tap this summer. Be sure to check out the complete Calendar of Events to learn more.

Songs at Mirror Lake
Location: Mids Park, Main St, Lake Placid, New York
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Lake Placid Sinfonietta
Location: PO Box 1303, Lake Placid, New York
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Tahawus Center
Location: 14234 Main St, Au Sable Forks, New York
Phone: (646) 734-7151
Lake Placid Center for the Arts
Location: 17 Algonquin Drive, Lake Placid, New York
Phone: (518) 523-2512

Wednesday, October 25th, 2017

Join us every Wednesday for Live Music on the first floor of the Pub & Brewery. Never a cover charge. $4 house pints during the show. 
Featuring Blues, Rock, Country, Jazz, Folk, Bluegrass, with Gordy Sheer and Derrick Lavois, for an evening of Rockin’ Entertainment.  Musicians, Song Writers, Fun Seekers, Welcome. Open Mic Jam is held every Wednesday...

Thursday, October 26th, 2017

Kick off your weekend with Muddles & Music at Dancing Bears Restaurant, Thursdays at 5PM. Enjoy live music Thursdays during our famous Freeze Your Glass Off happy hour or swing in any day of the week for dessert and...
The Tony Award-winning Broadway hit, The Pillowman, is set in an unknown totalitarian state where Katurian -- a butcher by day, a writer of haunting fairy tales by night -- faces two interrogators from the local...

Friday, October 27th, 2017

Join us for Live Music every Friday from 7pm-9pm!
On Friday and Saturday nights, join us for an evening of live music - it's a great spot for relaxing with friends. Taste Bistro & Bar in the Lake Placid Region, is sure to draw in a fun and lively crowd no matter...
Tracing pathways in space, four jugglers and four ballet dancers share a stage for the first time. Both these formalised systems are ephemeral journeys through time and space, leaving an unseen trace, like an imaginary...
A collaboration between two worlds; ballet and juggling. Tracing pathways in space, four jugglers and four ballet dancers share a stage for the first time. Both these formalised systems are ephemeral journeys through...

Saturday, October 28th, 2017

  Meanings and Morals Amid Mozart’s Allegory Music Director Emeritus James Levine conducts the full-length German version of Mozart's magical fable, seen in Julie Taymor's spectacular production, which captures both the...
Meanings and Morals Amid Mozart’s Allegory Music Director Emeritus James Levine conducts the full-length German version of Mozart's magical fable, seen in Julie Taymor's spectacular production, which captures both the...

Monday, October 30th, 2017

Come and get your gool on!  We're doing a special edition Monster Trivia Night and Halloween Costume Contest. Two-Time Winter Olympian and veteran Trivia Master Nik Cunningham will be back to host this event! PRIZES...

Thursday, November 9th, 2017

    LPCA Children's Theatre and Rising Star productions presents the timeless classic. Starring children from around the region, this adaptation captures all the magic and charm of everyone's favorite story. The Darling...
LPCA Children's Theatre and Rising Star productions presents the timeless classic. Starring children from around the region, this adaptation captures all the magic and charm of everyone's favorite story. The Darling...

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

A historical drama traces the lifelong friendship between two renowned 19th century French artists - painter Paul Cézanne (Guillaume Gallienne) and writer Emile Zola (Guillaume Canet) - from their first meeting as...

Thursday, November 16th, 2017

Amidst a bustling Turkish market, the pirate Conrad falls in love at first sight with beautiful Medora, the ward of the slave merchant Lankedem’s bazaar. Conrad kidnaps Medora when Lankedem decides to sell her to the...

Saturday, November 18th, 2017

"In This Opera, You Can Depart, but You Can Never Leave" - Anthony Tommasini, The New York Times Following the rapturous response to his last opera, The Tempest, the Met presents the American premiere of Thomas Adès's ...
The lineage of mountain lifestyle continues in Warren Miller Entertainment's 68th full-length feature film, Line of Descent. In this year's film, WME travels the globe, by land, air, and sea, exploring the ties that...

Saturday, December 2nd, 2017

In collaboration with North Country Ballet Ensemble. Experience the wonder of the holidays with young Claire on Christmas Eve as her Nutcracker Prince battles the Mouse King and she journeys to the Land of Sweets with...

Sunday, February 18th, 2018

Despite its name, the Philosophers' Camp of 1858 is not usually considered alongside the early American philosophy with which it is most closely tied. Yet, viewing the excursion through the lens of American...

Saturday, March 17th, 2018

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