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!!

Gala Parade

See you at Saranac Lake Winter Carnival's Gala Parade where we have bands, creative costumes and royal floats from the firehouse on Broadway to LaPan Highway.


  • 12:00 p.m. Gala Parade Line-up (Register at Hyde's Mobil. Line up on Upper Broadway.)
  • 1:00 p.m. Gala Parade (From the firehouse on Broadway to LaPan Highway)
  • Post-Parade Winter Carnival Parade Bands Sound-Off (Harrietstown Town Hall)

Sponsors: Casella Waste Systems and Hyde Fuel