ROOST - Adirondacks USALake Placid, NY (June 13, 2023) - Lake Placid is getting ready for its annual 4th of July celebration, complete with a parade down Main Street and the Set the Night to Music fireworks extravaganza.

The Lake Placid July 4th organizing committee encourages organizations, civic groups, individuals, businesses and others to participate in this year’s parade, taking place on Tuesday, July 4 at 5 p.m. Those interested in taking part should contact Catherine Ericson at the Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism (ROOST) via email: for additional information. Parade participants will prepare at 4:45 p.m. on Parkside Drive; parade announcers will recognize individual entries as they pass by Mid’s Park. 

Another activity taking place on July 4th is the Lake Placid Horse Show, with events beginning at 8:00 a.m. and continuing throughout the day. Visit the Lake Placid Horse Show page for additional information.

Topping off the day is Lake Placid's legendary fireworks extravaganza, Set the Night to Music, over the enchanting Mirror Lake. Starting at 9:30 p.m., the skies will illuminate with an awe-inspiring spectacle of colors and patterns, choreographed to a musical soundtrack. Spectators can tune in to the official soundtrack live on 100.7/102.1 - LAKEfm and 105.5/95.3 FM - Adirondack 105 during the fireworks display.

Visit: for further information and updates on the Fourth of July celebration in Lake Placid.

The Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism is the destination marketing and management organization for Hamilton and Essex counties, along with the communities of Lake Placid, Tupper Lake and Saranac Lake, all located within the Adirondacks in New York state.



Sydney Aveson, communications coordinator
Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism