Holiday Village Stroll


Unwrap the magic!

December 12-14, 2014

Celebrate the holiday season in the Adirondacks featuring holiday shopping, festive family fun, arts and entertainment. The Village of Lake Placid transforms into a winter wonderland full of family activities and sugar plums all weekend long!

Join in on the Jingle Bell Run, movies, story time, parade and visits from Santa Claus. Enjoy music, evening skating on the Olympic oval along with wine tastings and dining specials.

Holiday Stroll Brochure


Click on the image to the right to download the 2014 schedule




Downton Abbey fan alert!

Mountain Lake PBS presents “A Holiday Gala Inspired by Downton Abbey” on the evening of Saturday, December 13th, 2014 at the Conference Center at Lake Placid. The gala will culminate with an authorized advance screening of the first episode of the 2015 Downton Abbey season. The screening will take place three weeks before the public broadcast of the episode. Don your Downton attire and join in the fun while you’re here for Lake Placid Holiday Village Stroll! For additional details visit Mountain Lake PBS website where you can purchase advance tickets.

Annual Holiday Village Stroll Poster Contest

Everyone young and old is invited to enter the Holiday Village Stroll Poster Contest. There is a $150 prize to the winning entry and the winning poster will be the 2015 official Holiday Village Stroll poster. Contest deadline is December 8. See details and entry form.

Friday, December 12th, 2014

Join us for a fun evening of music, drinks (cash bar), food, giveaways and more as we celebrat the opening of Lake Placid Holiday Village Stroll 2014. Parents bring your kids to skate for FREE across the hall in the...
Bring your skates, or rentals available for this free skating event sponsored by Starbucks, McDonalds & the Olympic Regional Development Authority. 6:30 - 8:30 in the 1932 Rink at the Olympic Center  

Saturday, December 13th, 2014

St. Eustace Church (directly across from the Mid's Park Band Shell) invites one and all to join us for our annual holiday tea and fellowship. Warmth, refreshments, music, childrens' activities.
Bring the kids to make cookies at Whiteface Lodge while the adults take part in the mixology class!
A 5K run/walk around Mirror Lake, with bells on!! Registration starts at 7 am or on - Run with holiday bells on and help support Adirondack Health's Fit for Life program.  Come early and enjoy some...
Bring the kids to the Lake Placid Olympic Museum and craft a holiday ornament based on some of our historic Olympic memorabilia!
Bring your kids for some old fashioned holiday stories 
Complimentary hot chocolate and holiday music
We've got lots of craft supplies for the kids to make a project to take home. And a cash bar for Mom and Dad while they wait!
Area restaurants will set up tasting tables at various locations on Main Street as part of the Holiday Village Stroll
Have your gifts wrapped for free and sample some great wines
Please join The Bookstore Plus in welcoming author Vicki Addesso Dodd back to Lake Placid on Saturday, December 13th. Dodd will be signing copies of her children's picture books from 3 to 5 PM. These fun books make...
LPCA sponsors free holiday movies on the big screen!
Warm up after a fun filled day of Holiday Village Stroll winter activities and enjoy live music by The Blue Steel Band, drinks and food at the hip new hotel in town! So grab your dancing shoes and swing on by for a...
Meet at the corner of Saranac Avenue and Main St. to lern the the story of the Yule Log Hunt and join in the hunt. Lighting of the Yule Log will follow immediately in Mid's Park
Mid's Park Holiday Celebration: Tree lighting with Santa, and specil performance by Lake Placid School Chorus Sponsored by Lake Placid Family Dental
The Whiteface Lodge presents a mixology class for adults only. You can learn how to make some of our famous signature cocktails and some special holiday blends as well.
In celebration of Season 5 of Downton Abbey, Mountain Lake PBS is pleased to present "A Holiday Gala Inspired by Downton Abbey" on Saturday, December 13th at the Conference Center at Lake Placid. The evening begins with...
A holiday classic for decades, It's a Wonderful Life will be projected on the big screen at LPCA during this special showing for Lake Placid Holiday Village Stroll

Sunday, December 14th, 2014

With purchase of breakfast, you'll receive the supplies for making your very own candy house to take home with you!
The classic Polar Express movie, starring Tom Hanks, will be shown FREE of charge to all, compliments of Wilkins Agency.
The annual Tri-Lake's "Community Messiah Sing" will be held on Sunday, December 14th at 3PM at the Adirondack Community Church, located at 2583 Main Street, Lake Placid. This free event for area residents and holiday...
Join us for a show specially choreographed for the Lake Placid Holiday Village Stroll. 
Join the youth group at Adirondack Community Church for their 4th Annual Free Holiday Dinner and Silent Auction! With over $10,000 in donated items AND a free meal, this event is sure to be lots of fun! All proceeds...