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!!

Drop Off Times for the Sun Catcher Contest

Deliver your Sun Catcher to the area to the NYS Boat Launch (right of the Ice Palace) on February 2, 2024 between the hours of 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM or Saturday, February 3, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM. Display and voting are throughout the Carnival.

Please register at least a week in advance so we can prepare enough space for hanging all entries. Register using the form or email.

For information on how to make a sun catcher, watch this Video.

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