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Lake Placid Loppet 2023Lake Placid, NY – The New York State Olympic Regional Development Authority (Olympic Authority) announces that the Lake Placid Loppet cross country ski races are returning to Mt Van Hoevenberg on February 26, 2023.

The Loppet first began in 1983 and is widely regarded as a quintessential Nordic ski celebration and a long-standing favorite among enthusiasts across the U.S. and Canada. The full day of ski race events is open to all ages and abilities, with starts and finishes in Mt Van Hoevenberg’s new stadium just outside its Mountain Pass Lodge.

Ice Golfers on Raquette LakeFebruary 18th & 19th, 2023

Raquette Lake, N.Y. – The Raquette Lake Winter Carnival will kick off on Saturday, February 18th  with youth activities starting at 11am . Games will include a sack race, sledding, tire obstacle, balloon chase, and tug-of-war.  At noon there will be a Ladies Frying Pan Toss with cash prizes of $75, $50, $25. Weather permitting, the Team Ice Golf Competition will be held throughout the day for teams with cash prizes of $75, $50, $25.

Long Lake and Raquette Lake Winter Wonderland WeekLong Lake and Raquette Lake, N.Y. – There is plenty to do in the Long Lake and Raquette Lake region from February 17th – 26th. Winter Wonderland Week offers a slate of events for all ages offering both outdoor and indoor activities. The tradition to schedule multi-events coincides with the President’s Day Weekend and February weeklong school break.

Ticonderoga Area Chamber of CommerceTiconderoga, NY (February 10, 2023) – The Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership (TMSP) and the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce (TACC) in coordination with several local organizations and businesses are pleased to announce they will host the 9th Annual Ticonderoga End of Winter Carnival & Fireworks the weekend of March 3rd & 4th, 2023. This family friendly event will an indoor carnival, winter activities, campfire, and fireworks display.  Business promotions and specials will also be offered throughout the weekend.

Town of HagueHague, NY – January 31, 2023 – The Annual Town of Hague Winter Weekend a will be held Saturday, February 18th and 19th, 2023 with a number of events taking place throughout the community. This is a must do event each winter in Hague, NY!…

Mt. PeterOrange County, N.Y. (Jan. 24, 2023) – Winter weather has been a little late in coming this year, but now that chillier days are on the way, find your winter adventure in Orange County, N.Y. Whether it’s skiing, skating, snowboarding – or simply strolling among outdoor artworks in the invigorating air – the county offers winter the way you want it when the temperatures drop.

I LOVE NY Logo - stackedNew and cozy accommodations, festive special events, and upgrades at ski areas guarantee an incredible winter getaway

New York, NY – January 5, 2023 – As the winter season kicks into high gear, New York State welcomes visitors from near and far to enjoy high adrenaline ski adventures, après ski drinks in igloo bars, and hot chocolate by the crackling fire. Travelers will be greeted with annual events from spectacular light displays and magical colorful ice castles, to improved guest experiences at several ski mountains and resorts, helping couples, families and friends make unforgettable memories this winter.

whirligigNewburgh, NY – Come to Washington’s Headquarters State Historic Site, in Newburgh, and find “A Cure for Cabin Fever.” The site will be open from 11am until 3pm on the following days: Friday, December 23rd; Saturday, December 24th; Wednesday, December 28th; Thursday, December 29th; Friday, December 30th, and Saturday, December 31st.

Full Moon WalkSchenectady, N.Y. - Schenectady Historical is pleased to announce its full slate of winter 2023 programming. From family-friendly hikes and workshops to conversations with international scholars, we're excited to help our community discover local history. For everything going on through April, visit schenectadyhistorical.org/events

Full Moon Wolf Walk
Friday, January 6 at 5pm @ Mabee Farm
On winter nights in our cold clime, a full moon illuminates vast expanses of deep snow on the flats. January brings the full Wolf Moon, named for wolf packs circling icy villages, their howls piercing the silence of the 18th century, adding a sense of eerie desolation to this frontier.

We Are NYIncludes Upgrades to Winter Sports Facilities, New Retail and Dining Areas, Improvements to Raise Environmental Standard for Future Host Cities   

Newly Renovated Lake Placid Olympic Museum to Open Tomorrow at Lake Placid Olympic Center      

Tickets to Lake Placid 2023 FISU World University Games Available Here      

Governor Kathy Hochul today announced the completion of a $104 million renovation of the Lake Placid Olympic Center ahead of the Lake Placid 2023 FISU World University Games, which will take place from January 12-22, 2023. The renovations, completed by the New York State Olympic Regional Development Authority, include upgrades to the Olympic Center's year-round facilities, as well as an all-new retail shop, indoor and outdoor dining area, and a fully updated Lake Placid Olympic Museum, which will open tomorrow, Thursday, December 8. Together, these upgrades mark the completion of final preparations for the Games and will support future winter sporting events in Lake Placid. …

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