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!!


Thanks All Around

The Saranac Lake Winter Carnival is a community-driven event that is made possible by the efforts of many volunteers and sponsors. The Winter Carnival team wishes to thank these individuals and organizations for their generous support.

Interested in Becoming a Sponsor?

Please contact the Winter Carnival to inquire about sponsorship, advertising and volunteer opportunities.

Winter Carnival Sponsors – 2024

Major Sponsors

$5,000 - $10,000




$1,000 - $2,499


$500 - $999


$250 - $499

  • Adirondack Daily Enterprise (Volunteer Dinner Sponsor)

  • Adirondack Lakes and Trails Outfitters (Hobby Horse Race)

  • Adirondack Wine & Liquor (Open Supporter)

  • Polar Express Transportation

  • Romano's Saranac Lanes Sports Bar and Grill

  • Rusty Nail

  • Saranac Lake Teachers' Association (Little Ladies' Fry Pan Toss Sponsor)

Media Co-Sponsors

93.3/102.1 The MIX and Adirondack 105

NCPR - North Country Public Radio

WSLL Saranac Lake 90.5 FM

WLXS Tupper Lake 88.3 FM

12 Other Frequencies Throughout the North Country

BLUE BUNS Wheel-A-Lapooza Sponors

Saranac Lake Winter Carnival is grateful for the support of our Friends and Sponsors for making this website possible.

Ollie Burgess
Rich Chudzik
Adirondack Foundation - Keet Family Fund
Bill and Joan Grabe
Private Anonymous Donor
Jeff Robillard
Staritch Foundation - Donor Anonymous
Craig and Constance Weatherup
Barry and Deedee Wigmore