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!!

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

2025 Theme Selection

We Want to Hear Your Ideas! Help Us Choose the 2025 Carnival Theme!

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Ice Palace

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

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Volunteer for the Ice Palace Build and Other Activities



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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!