Holiday Village Stroll Festivities Set for December 6-8

<p><em><img src="/files_d6/images/kim/HSV-SNOWMAN.jpg" alt="Holiday Village Stroll" title="Lake Placid Holiday Village Stroll" width="500" height="202" style="display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" /></em></p><p><em>Lake Placid, Adirondacks USA</em>&nbsp; – <strong>The 6th annual Lake Placid Holiday Village Stroll festivities will be celebrated December 6 - 8, 2013. Lake Placid is prepped and ready for a festive weekend of boutique village shopping, fun family events, arts and entertainment in an authentic winter wonderland. </strong><br /><br /><strong>New events and activities this year include:</strong><img src="/files_d6/images/kim/news/stroll2.jpg" alt="Jingle Bell 5k" title="Jingle Bell 5k" width="300" height="150" style="float: right; margin: 5px 10px;" /></p><ul><li><a href="/events/nutcracker-ballet" target="_blank">The Nutcracker Ballet</a> at the Lake Placid Center for the Arts</li><li>New children’s crafts, including ornament making</li><li>Super Sunday at Whiteface Mountain</li><li>"Holiday Dreams on Ice" Skating Show at the Olympic Center, featuring future Olympic hopefuls, past Olympians and a tribute to skater Sonia Henie on the same ice where she earned an Olympic Gold in 1932. </li></ul><p><br />From artist exhibitions to children’s activities and special events, the Holiday Stroll is designed with families and couples in mind.<strong> Highlights for the weekend include:</strong></p><ul><li>The <a href="/events/jingle-bell-runwalk" target="_blank">Jingle Bell 5K Walk/Run</a> benefitting Adirondack Health’s “Fit for Life”</li><li>Traditional Yule Log hunt and Christmas tree lighting on the shores of Mirror Lake</li><li>Free showings of The Polar Express at the nostalgic Palace Theatre</li><li>Free holiday story time, craft making, and candy house making</li><li>Free wine tastings, gift wrapping and local store promotions</li><li>The arrival of Santa via fire truck on Main Street</li></ul><p><br />For travelers looking to enjoy the holiday season affordably, numerous Lake Placid hotels are offering festive <a href="/holidays" target="_blank"><strong>LODGING PACKAGES</strong></a> to complement the weekend-long event.&nbsp; Download the complete <a href="/files_d6/public/Holiday_Village_Stroll_2013.pdf" target="_blank"><strong>MAP and SCHEDULE (PDF)</strong></a>.<br /><br /></p><p>&nbsp;</p>