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

Daily News for the Carnival

Stay up-to-date on the magic of the season and be fully prepared for each fun-filled day of events and activities

Cancelled Event

Cross-country ski races at Dewey Mt have been cancelled due to icy conditions.

Closed

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.

Parking

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.

Handicap Parking

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.

Ice Palace

See the 2024 Ice Palace Being Built - From the air!

Watch Here!

Creepy Carnival

This year's theme is Creepy Carnival! View our full list of events. 

Calendar

Volunteer

Volunteer for Ice Palace build and other Activities

Volunteer

Sponsor

Know a neighbor who would like to become a sponsor? 

Sponsor

The Latest Forecast

Be prepared and dress for the weather so you can fully enjoy all that our winter wonderland carnival has to offer. Whether snowfall or sunshine, our widget will keep you informed so you can plan your day accordingly and make the most of this magical time.

Quick Links to Saranac Lake's Main Events

Discover fan-favorite events and icy fun activities, ensuring an unforgettable experience for all!