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Sunday, August 29th, 2010
WILMINGTON, NY - All are invited to attend the 7th Annual Festival of the Colors from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 11th on Springfield Road in Wilmington. This multi-hued event is a traditional... continue reading
Sunday, August 22nd, 2010
KEENE, NY - The third annual Great Adirondack Rutabaga Festival will take place at Marcy Field in Keene from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 5. One of only two Rutabaga festivals in the country, the annual... continue reading
Sunday, August 15th, 2010
WILMINGTON, N.Y. -The Whiteface Mountain Bike Park, operated by High Peaks Cyclery, is hosting their 5th Annual 5k Downhill Race, Sept. 10-12.  The race, being held on Whiteface, in Wilmington, N.Y., is not only the... continue reading
Thursday, July 15th, 2010
Sue Rathbun, Chair of the Ticonderoga Montcalm Partnership said early this week, "Streetfest on Saturday July 31 will be great."Montcalm Street, the main thoroughfare in Ticonderoga, will be closed from Lake George Ave... continue reading
Tuesday, June 22nd, 2010
LAKE PLACID, ADIRONDACKS USA - Visitors to Lake Placid and Essex County in 2009 were younger and more affluent than in 2008, according to the latest leisure travel information study.For the seventh year in a row, the... continue reading
Monday, June 21st, 2010
LAKE PLACID, ADIRONDACKS USA - Lake Placid is hosting a series of events during what promises to be an action-packed Independence Day weekend. It all starts on Friday, July 2 as the nation's top barbecue masters will be... continue reading
Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. --- Once again the nation's top barbeque masters will be returning to Lake Placid, N.Y., when the Olympic village plays host to the fifth annual Lake Placid - I Love Barbeque Festival (ILBBQF). An... continue reading
Monday, May 24th, 2010
LAKE PLACID - All are invited to attend the Kate Smith Festival at the Crowne Plaza Resort in Lake Placid June 4-6, 2010.  The Festival will celebrate the immortalization of the beloved singer and entertainer in the new... continue reading
Monday, May 17th, 2010
May 18, 2010: WomensLax.com, Brine Lacrosse, and Lake Placid Lacrosse havepartnered to host the Inaugural Northstar Invitational, July 11-15, 2011, in Lake Placid, New York. The invitational recruiting camp will offer... continue reading
Monday, May 17th, 2010
 LAKE PLACID, ADIRONDACKS - Things are heating up for next month's 6th annual Lake Placid Marathon & Half taking place in the Olympic Village on Sunday, June 13, 2010.  A record crowd is expected; event organizers... continue reading
Monday, May 3rd, 2010
LAKE PLACID - A group of community leaders has formed a Green Team task force to implement one of the initiatives that resulted from the destination master planning process for Lake Placid.  Several years ago, the Lake... continue reading
Sunday, April 25th, 2010
Lake Placid, NY---Local officials and citizens will gather at the John Brown Farm State Historic Site on John Brown Road in Lake Placid, Saturday, May 8 from 2 to 4 p.m. to publicly acknowledge the efforts of State... continue reading
Tuesday, April 20th, 2010
LAKE PLACID, ADIRONDACKS, USA - The Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism/Lake Placid CVB's visitor research shows that there is a disconnect between Lake Placid and the Adirondacks in the minds of some Canadians, and... continue reading
Monday, April 5th, 2010
ELIZABETHTOWN - The 2010 Maple Sugar Festival will take place on Saturday, April 17 from 9am - 1pm at the Adirondack History Center in Elizabethtown. The day features a pancake breakfast, games and contests. The pancake... continue reading
Monday, March 15th, 2010
LAKE PLACID, ADIRONDACKS - The Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism/Lake Placid CVB is pleased to announce the addition of Tracey Ridenour to head their conference sales team.As Director of Sales and Marketing,... continue reading
Monday, February 22nd, 2010
Our very own Lake Placid 'Man in Van', and other local on-sight dignitaries will be submitting ongoing reports from the Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver!  (times are eastern, and his real name is Sandy Caligiore... continue reading
Monday, February 22nd, 2010
LAKE PLACID, ADIRONDACKS USA - As host of the III and the XIII Olympic Winter Games, Lake Placid is among a handful (only 18) of other communities in the entire world to have experienced the challenges and the rewards... continue reading
Tuesday, February 16th, 2010
 LAKE PLACID, N.Y. - The Best Ribs In the East (also known as Buck-A-Rib), in memory of I Love BBQ Festival supporter Mike Grudzinskas, is back as one of the highlight events during the I Love BBQ Festival in Lake... continue reading
Sunday, February 7th, 2010
Lake Placid, NY-  The Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism/Lake Placid CVB (ROOST) is pleased to announce the results of the 2010 Board of Directors election.ROOST's board of directors, responsible for governing the... continue reading
Monday, February 1st, 2010
AVAILABLE FOR INTERVIEWS: Film producer Scott F. Carroll, scott_stonecirclefilms@att.net, 781-507-4948LAKE PLACID, N.Y.  -  Thirty years ago an Adirondack village gave America its greatest Olympic triumphs with the... continue reading
Monday, January 25th, 2010
LAKE PLACID, ADIRONDACKS USA - 2010 marks the 30th anniversary of the XIII Olympic Winter Games in Lake Placid - the 1980 competition highlighted by Eric Heiden's 5 Gold Medals and of course, a Miracle on Ice!  The... continue reading
Sunday, January 17th, 2010
Lake Placid, NY- The world's leading running magazine, Runner's World, reports that a recent readership survey voted the Lake Placid Marathon as the second most popular "Best Destination" race in the United States.... continue reading
Tuesday, January 12th, 2010
LAKE PLACID - The Board of Directors for the Lake Placid/Essex County Visitors Bureau has formally changed the organization's name to Regional Office Of Sustainable Tourism/Lake Placid CVB.  The name change reflects the... continue reading
Sunday, January 3rd, 2010
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. - The field is set and the weather is forecasted to be quintessential Adirondack in January.With ample snow, a typical chill in the air and the 30th anniversary of the 1980 Winter Olympics just a month... continue reading
Tuesday, December 15th, 2009
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. - The Art Devlin Cup, symbolic of ski jumping excellence over three competitions, will be up for grabs, Wednesday, Dec. 30, in Lake Placid, N.Y. when the Olympic Jumping Complex hosts the 55th Annual... continue reading

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