PLEASE NOTE: X-COUNTRY SKI RACES CANCELLED AND THE PALACE HAS BEEN OFFICIALLY CLOSED!
This year's theme is Creepy Carnival! For more information on announcements, click here.
2024 Dates February 2-11th
IMPORTANT FIREWORKS NOTICE: Our 2024 "Storming of the Palace" Fireworks will be held on Saturday, 10 FEB - Be Sure to Join Us!
Announcements - Daily Updates
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Cross-country ski races at Dewey Mt have been cancelled due to icy conditions.
The Ice Palace is CLOSED TODAY February 10th, AND TOMORROW February 11th due to ice melting and resulting safety concerns.
The History Hut and Gift Shop remain Open.
Winter Carnival respectfully requests, NO PARKING in front of the Ice Palace in either direction on River Street for PUBLIC SAFETY and as required by NYS TRAFFIC LAW. Please use designated parking spaces and parking lots.
Ice Palace Handicap Parking is available in the NYS DEC Boat Launch Parking Lot on a limited basis for those with Handicap Parking Permits only. This is adjacent to the Ice Palace.
See the 2024 Ice Palace Being Built - From the air!
This year's theme is Creepy Carnival! View our full list of events.
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