Theme selection for the 2025 Saranac Lake Winter Carnival will be held at the Elks Lodge on 16 APR 2024! No new theme suggestions will be accepted.

Thanks for joining us at this year's Creepy Carnival! For more information on the selection of 2025's Winter Carnival theme, click here.

2025 Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Dates - January 31st, 2025 - February 9th, 2025!!

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The Saranac Lake Winter Carnival has been a tradition since 1897, and is one of the oldest winter carnivals in the United States. We are proud to be part of this long-standing tradition and to be able to share it with the world.

Our mission is to preserve the legacy of Saranac Lake and to ensure that the tradition of the winter carnival continues for generations to come.


Top Sponsors

The Saranac Lake Winter Carnival would not be possible without the efforts of our sponsors! Thank you!
See our full list of sponsors and information on how to become one: