Sunday, February 7, 2016

Adirondack Events and Activities for February 12-15, 2016 (Happy Valentine's Day and Presidents Weekend!) Lake Placid, Saranac Lake, Lake George, Hague, Plattsburgh, Ticonderoga,


Fun Adirondack (ADK) winter family friendly activities and events for everyone: kid-friendly, parents, families, pet-owners, handicap-accessible or seniors.

February 12-14, 2016 
Happy Valentine's Day!

Highlights: FREE fishing weekend, Adirondack Film Society, Saranac Lake Winter Carnival, Wild Center Winter Week, Adirondack kWhite Out Winter Festival in Cranberry Lake, Champlain Valley Film Society at Whallonsburg Grange, Giggles Indoor Playground (Plattsburgh), Snocade/Frostfest Adirondack Museum and Indian Lake, Raquette Lake Winter Carnival, Lake George and Hague Winter Carnival, Natural Stone Bridge and Caves snowshoe adventures

Parents of 3rd and 4th graders - don't forget to sign up for the I SKI NY Free for Kids program (here is my updated 2004 post)

Previous Events



Kids Ski FREE - 
Have a great weekend from the Adirondack (ADK) Park! There are a variety of activities and events happening around the Adirondack (ADK) region this weekend that are great family fun, not just for kids! Adirondack Calendar of Events and Activities for February 12-14, 2016


Adirondack High Peaks/Lake Placid/Saranac Lake EventsWhat to do in Tupper Lake events , Lake Placid events, Saranac Lake events, Paul Smiths, Bloomingdale, Gabriels, Vermontville, Town of Saranac, Wilmington, Jay, Upper Jay, Keene, Keene Valley, Malone, New York (NY)

Old Forge/Inlet/Long Lake (Central Adirondack Events) Hamilton County, NY– including What to do with kids, family in Cranberry Lake, Newcomb, Thendara, Raquette Lake, Blue Mountain Lake, Long Lake, Old Forge events, Northville,North Creek, Caroga Lake, Star Lake, Speculator, Croghan, Indian Lake and Inlet New York (NY)


Lake George/ Southern Adirondack Events– What to do in Schroon Lake, Whitehall and Lake George, Caroga Lake, Mayfield, Lake Luzerne, Bolton Landing, Gloversville, Thurman, Warrensburg, Hague New York (NY)


Champlain Valley, Adirondack Events– What to do in Ausable Forks, Ticonderoga, Crown Point, Westport, Port Henry, Elizabethtown and Keeseville, Wadams, Essex and Plattsburgh New York (NY)

Lake Placid/Saranac Lake/High Peaks (Tri-Lakes) Events
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Friday - February 12, 2016
Dawn - Dusk: XC ski or snowshoe the XC trails at Pisgah Mountain, Saranac Lake (free)
Dawn to Dusk:Paul Smith's VIC trails are (free until the snow flies) Call 327-6241The building is open 9 am - 5 pm Tues-Sun.
Dawn - dusk: Henry's Woods, Lake Placid hiking/running trails (free)
Heaven Hill trails, Lake Placid XC/snowshoe trails (free)
Dawn to Dusk: Paul Smith's VIC trails (trail pass needed in winter) Call 327-6241. The building is open 9 am - 5 pm Tues-Sun.
Hike to Cobble Ledge, Wilmington: read about the 1.1-mile easy hike here
8 am Snowshoe to Cherry Patch Pond: 518-523-0334 to register (snowshoe from the Lake Placid Club golf course along the bike trails to the little pond) 2 miles
8:30 am - 4 pm Whiteface Mountain Ski Resort  
8:30 am - 4 pm Take a Whiteface Gondola ride to the top of Little Whiteface (weather permitting) Call 518.946.2223
9 am - 4 pm Olympic Jumping Center (Chairlift and Elevator to the top of the 120M tower) $11 Adults; $8 Junior/Senior—Elevator Call 518.523.8830
9 am - 4 pm Ski at the Olympic Venue: Mt Van Hoevenberg Call 518.523.4436 (Grab a waffle at Josie's Cabin)
10 am Innertube Races at Mt Pisgah: Saranac Lake Winter Carnival
10 am - 5 pm Dewey Mountain Recreation Center, Saranac Lake trails for snowshoeing and XC skiing
10 am - 4 pm Historic Saranac Lake Museum presents "Medical Marvels" in the John Black room (Open Tues - Sat)
10 am - 4 pm Adirondack Wildlife Refuge, Wilmington (Thursdays - Mondays)
10 am – 5 pm Lake Placid Olympic Museum is open daily. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and Ironman Sunday
10 am– 5 pm WINTER WEEK: Open every day from February 12 - February 21:
The Wild Center is open weekends with these exceptions: Open Dec. 26-31 (10 am - 5 pm), President's week (3rd week in February and Martin Luther King Day, Closed:Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day and the month of April
10 am - 3 pm Be an Olympic Biathlete: XC skiing and marksmanship under the guidance of instructors (12 and over) $36 full clinic, $16 range only Call 518.523.2811
noon - 3 pm Tupper Lake Civic Center FREE (indoor) public skating 
12:30 pm Children's Ice Skating Races at SL Civic Center: Saranac Lake Winter Carnival
2 pm Saranac Lake Public Library presents "Films from the 50s: An American in Paris" FREE
3-8 pm  Ski or Tubing Hill Mt Pisgah, Saranac Lake  (Mon-Fri 3-8 pm Night Skiing,Sat-Sun 10 am-4 pm) 
4-9 pm FREE outdoor ice rink, Bloomingale NY (behind fire station)
5-8 pm Lantern Lit Wagon/Sleigh Rides  at Lake Clear Lodge, (Jan 29,30, Feb 5,6,12,14,15,17,19,20,24,26,27, March 4,5,12) subject to change. 
5-8 pm Friday Night Farm Dinner at Cascade Ski Center:  Music with Yo Lost Dog, night ski for $5, cash/food and drink
6 pm Malone Weld Library presents a FREE movie: "Muppet Treasure Island"
6:30 pm Firefighters Broomball: Saranac Lake Winter Carnival
7-9  pm Lake Placid Olympic Oval Public Skating 518-523-1655
7 pm Lake Placid Center for the Arts presents "Free to Rock" 
7:30 pm Variety Show: Saranac Lake Winter Carnival $


7:30 pm TIM COLLINS USA JAZZ QUARTET at the Saranac Fire Hall Jazz Hall: $20

Saturday -February 13, 2016 
FREE FISHING WEEKEND
ALL DAY: Adirondack White Out: Cranberry Lake and Wanekena Winter Festival: free winter activities including snowmobiling, snowshoeing, food and beverages, 
Dawn - Dusk: XC ski or snowshoe the XC trails at Pisgah Mountain, Saranac Lake (free)
Dawn - dusk: Henry's Woods, Lake Placid hiking/running trails (free)
Heaven Hill trails, Lake Placid XC/snowshoe trails (free)
Dawn to Dusk:Paul Smith's VIC trails are (trail pass needed in winter) Call 327-6241The building is open 9 am - 5 pm Tues-Sun.
8:30 am - 4 pm Whiteface Mountain Ski Resort is open 
8:30 am - 4 pm Take a Whiteface Gondola ride to the top of Little Whiteface (weather permitting) Call 518.946.2223
9 am - 5 pm Dewey Mountain Recreation Center, Saranac Lake trails for snowshoeing and XC skiing
9 am - 4 pm Olympic Jumping Center (Chairlift and Elevator to the top of the 120M tower) $11 Adults; $8 Junior/Senior—Elevator Call 518.523.8830
9 am - 4 pm Ski at the Olympic Venue: Mt Van Hoevenberg Call 518.523.4436 (Grab a waffle at Josie's Cabin or participate in the Naturalist Series on Saturdays 11-2)
9 am – 4 pm High Falls Gorge  Winter = $14, Children (4-12) $10, Try the Mining activity - January  2 -March 30:  Fri-Sun 9 am - 4 pm
9:30 am - 10 pm FAMILY FUN DAY Titus Mountain Ski Resort, Malone NY 
10 am Flowerball: Saranac Lake Winter Carnival
10 am Can/Am Snow Rugby Game: Saranac Lake Winter Carnival
10 am– 5 pm WINTER WEEK: Open every day from February 12 - February 21: The Wild Center is open weekends with these exceptions: Open Dec. 26-31 (10 am - 5 pm), President's week (3rd week in February and Martin Luther King Day, Closed:Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day and the month of April
10 am - 4 pm Ski or Tubing Hill Mt Pisgah, Saranac Lake  (Mon-Fri 3-8 pm Night Skiing,Sat-Sun 10 am-4 pm)
10 am Second Saturday Storytime at The Bookstore Plus, Lake Placid: story and craft
10 am - 4 pm Adirondack Wildlife Refuge, Wilmington (Thursdays - Mondays)
10 am - midnight Bowlwinkles in Lake Placid offers an arcade and public bowling
10 am - 8 pm Bowlwinkles Indoor Bounce House : Saturday Special Bounce and Bowling (ages 4-12) $8/child
10 am – 5 pm Lake Placid Olympic Museum is open daily. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and Ironman Sunday
11 am - 4 pm Nor/Am Aerials at the Olympic Ski Jumping Plaza, Lake Placid: $16/adults, $10/seniors/students
11 am - 3 pm Adirondack Carousel is open, $2/ride, multiple tickets available for discount. (Nov 2- June 24) 
11 am Paul Smith's College Woodsmen Exhibition, Riverside Park: Saranac Lake Winter Carnival
noon - 9 pm FREE outdoor ice rink, Bloomingale NY (behind fire station)
noon - 4 pm, 5-9 pm Keene Community Center Outside Ice Rink: FREE
noon - 7 pm Lake Placid Sleigh Rides (weather dependent), Wilmington Rd, Lake Placid: 45 min through High Peaks Golf Course w/ views of High Peaks. private, group rides available through March
noon - 11 pm Bowling at Romano’s Saranac Lanes in Saranac Lake
1 pm Saranac Lake Winter Carnival: Gala parade
1 pm Lake Placid Center the Arts presents "Taming of the Shrew" on screen
1-3 pm Public skating  at the Lake Placid Olympic Oval  518-523-1655
3-5 pm The Bookstore Plus presents author Catherine McKenzie signing her new book, Smoke
5-10 pm Tubing at Titus Mountain, Malone 
5-8 pm Lantern Lit Wagon/Sleigh Rides  at Lake Clear Lodge, (Jan 29,30, Feb 5,6,12,14,15,17,19,20,24,26,27, March 4,5,12) subject to change. 
6-8 pm Inisheer at Saranac Lake Harrietstown Town Hall: $10/advanced, $15/door
7-8 pm PLAN AHEAD: February 6: JEMS Coffee House at Ward Theatre, Jay 
7-9 pm Public skating  at the Lake Placid Olympic Oval  518-523-1655
7 pm Pendragon Theater's Superhero and Villain Cabaret $: Saranac Lake Winter Carnival
7:30 pm TIM COLLINS USA JAZZ QUARTET at the Saranac Fire Hall Jazz Hall: $20

Sunday - February 14, 2016
FREE FISHING WEEKEND
ALL DAY: Adirondack White Out: Cranberry Lake and Wanekena Winter Festival: free winter activities including snowmobiling, snowshoeing, food and beverages, 
Dawn - Dusk: XC ski or snowshoe the XC trails at Pisgah Mountain, Saranac Lake (free)
Dawn - Dusk: Heaven Hill trails, Lake Placid XC/snowshoe trails (free)
Dawn to DuskPaul Smith's VIC trails (trail pass needed in winter) Call 327-6241The building is open 9 am - 5 pm Tues-Sun.
33 easy hikes 19 swimming holes, 4-season
acitivities, ski trails, trivia and maps!
8:30 am - 4 pm  Whiteface Mountain Ski Resort is open (Don't miss "Why Not Wednesday" - bring a Coca-Cola product to the Whiteface ticket window and get a $48 lift ticket)
8:30 am - 4 pm Take a Whiteface Gondola ride to the top of Little Whiteface (weather permitting) Call 518.946.2223
9 am - 4 pm Olympic Jumping Center (Chairlift and Elevator to the top of the 120M tower) $11 Adults; $8 Junior/Senior—Elevator Call 518.523.8830
9 am - 4 pm Ski at the Olympic Venue: Mt Van Hoevenberg Call 518.523.4436 (Grab a waffle at Josie's Cabin)
9 am – 4 pm High Falls Gorge  Winter = $14, Children (4-12) $10, Try the Mining activity - January  2 -March 30:  Fri-Sun 9 am - 4 pm
9:30 am - 4:30pm Skiing and Tubing at Titus Mountain Ski Resort, Malone NY 
10 am Cross-Country Ski Races at Dewey Mt $: Saranac Lake Winter Carnival
10 am - 4 pm Ski or Tubing Hill Mt Pisgah, Saranac Lake  (Mon-Fri 3-8 pm Night Skiing,Sat-Sun 10 am-4 pm)
10 am White Stag Downhill Ski Races at Mt Pisgah: Saranac Lake Winter Carnival
10 am - 4 pm Dewey Mountain Recreation Center, Saranac Lake trails for snowshoeing and XC skiing
10 am– 5 pm WINTER WEEK: Open every day from February 12 - February 21:
The Wild Center is open weekends with these exceptions: Open Dec. 26-31 (10 am - 5 pm), President's week (3rd week in February and Martin Luther King Day, Closed:Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day and the month of April
10 am - 4 pm Adirondack Wildlife Refuge, Wilmington (Thursdays - Mondays)
10 am – 5 pm Lake Placid Olympic Museum is open daily. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and Ironman Sunday
11 am - 4 pm Nor/Am Aerials at the Olympic Ski Jumping Plaza, Lake Placid: $16/adults, $10/seniors/students
11 am - 3 pm Adirondack Carousel is open, $2/ride, multiple tickets available for discount. (Nov 2- June 24) 
11 am Snowflake Volleyball Tournament, Civic Center: Saranac Lake Winter Carnival
11 am Snowshoe Softball $: Saranac Lake Winter Carnival
11 am - 2:30 pm Arctic BBQ, Pisgah: Saranac Lake Winter Carnival
noon: Youth Cross-Country Ski Race $: Saranac Lake Winter Carnival
noon -8 pm Keene Community Center Outside Ice Rink: FREE
noon - 7 pm Lake Placid Sleigh Rides (weather dependent), Wilmington Rd, Lake Placid: 45 min through High Peaks Golf Course w/ views of High Peaks. private, group rides available through March
noon - 9 pm FREE outdoor ice rink, Bloomingale NY (behind fire station)
noon - 1:45 pm Lunch with the SL Carnival Characters at the Adirondack Carousel $: Saranac Lake Winter Carnival
noon - 11 pm Bowling at Romano’s Saranac Lanes in Saranac Lake
noon- midnight Bowlwinkles in Lake Placid offers public bowling
noon - 8 pm Bowlwinkles Indoor Bounce House
12:30 - 3 pm: Snowy Owl Face Painting, Harrietstown Town Hall: Saranac Lake Winter Carnival
1-3 pm Public skating at the Lake Placid Olympic Oval 518-523-1655
1-3 pm Music in the Paul Smith's VIC Great Room
2 pm: Kiddie Parade: Saranac Lake Winter Carnival
2-3 pm Saranac Lake Civic Center Public Skating 
3 pm TIM COLLINS USA JAZZ QUARTET at the Saranac Fire Hall Jazz Hall: $20
3-5 pm 21th annual Saranac Lake Young Arts Association Winter Carnival Baroque Concert: Saranac Lake Winter Carnival
 7-9  pm Public skating at the Lake Placid Olympic Oval 518-523-1655
7 pm Lake Placid Center for the Arts with the Adirondack Film Society presents "Free to Rock" 
7:30 pm Fireworks: Saranac Lake Winter Carnival (storming of the castle)

Monday - February 15, 2016
10 am– 5 pm WINTER WEEK: Open every day from February 12 - February 21:
The Wild Center is open weekends with these exceptions: Open Dec. 26-31 (10 am - 5 pm), President's week (3rd week in February and Martin Luther King Day, Closed:Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day and the month of April
1-3 pm Keene Valley Library - Winter Break Kids Program: Board Games 
4:30 Keene Valley Library presents  African Dance  as part of the Winter Break Kids Program

Movie Listings for
Indian Lake Theatre
Old Forge/Inlet/Long Lake/North Creek (Back to Top)
Garnet Hill Trail Network, North River: trail passes, snowshoe pass, multi-pass discounts

Friday - February 12, 2016
SNOCADE/FROSTFEST: Indian Lake (February 12-21)
Dawn to Dusk: Adirondack Interpretive trails, Newcomb are open FREE
8 am Northville-Placid trail morning ski: Snocade
8:30 am - 4 pm Gore Mountain is open 
9 am - 4:15 pm McCauley Mountain, Old Forge closed Tuesday except holiday weeks
10 am - 4 pm Gallery open at the Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts
10- 10:30 am Toddler Story Time at the Old Forge Library (Jan 8- Feb 12) 
10 am- 4 pm the Adirondack Interpretive Center's building is open Tuesday-Saturday.
10 am- 3 pm Goodsell Museum "Extraordinary Things: 100 years of history" New Exhibit 
10 am Every Friday bring pre-schoolers to the Johnsburg Library, Newcomb for craft and story time (FREE)
10 am Raquette Lake Winter Carnival: snowshoe race, tug-a-war, ice golf, food and drink, bonfire
11 am - noon Spring Story Hour at the Old Forge Library (preschool ages 3,4, 5. Register by calling 518-369-6008
noon - 4 pm Oak Mountain Ski Area
2:30 - 10 pm Long Lake Ice Skating at Geiger Rink, Mt Sabattis FREE (Monday-Thursday 2:30pm -6pm, Closed Tuesdays/Wednesdays, Friday 2:30pm – 10pm, Saturday noon – 10pm, Sunday noon – 6pm)
3 pm Old Stage Road XC ski: Snocade
3- 9 pm Gore North Creek Ski Bowl tubing ($18/2 hrs- lift service not yet open) FREE ice skating rink
4:30 pm Winterfest Parade, Indian Lake: Snocade
7 pm Indian Lake Theatre presents Carol
7:45 pm  Lowville Hometown Theatre presents "The Revenant"

Adirondack Interpretive Center
Winter Events and Programs
Saturday –February 13, 2016
FREE FISHING WEEKEND

SNOCADE/FROSTFEST: Indian Lake (February 12-21)
Dawn to Dusk:Adirondack Interpretive trails, Newcomb are open FREE
8 am Northville-Placid trail morning ski: Snocade
8:30 am - 4 pm Gore Mountain is open 
9- noon Raquette Lake Pancake Breakfast at the Fire Hall: followed by chainsaw competition: Raquette Lake Winter Fest
9 am - 10 pm Newcomb Winter Fest: free winter activities: Snowmobile rides, ice fishing demo, cross country skiing in the Santanoni Preserve, Adirondack Interpretive Center and the High Peaks Golf Course snowshoeing trails, bonfire, ice skating, sledding, food and beverages
9 am - 4:15 pm McCauley Mountain, Old Forge closed Tuesday except holiday weeks
9 am  - 4 pm  Oak Mountain Ski Area
10 am - 4 pm FROSTFEST: Adirondack Museum (February 13-21) FREE crafts, snow activities 
10 am- 3 pm Goodsell Museum presents"Extraordinary Things: 100 years of history"
10 am - 4 pm the Adirondack Interpretive Center's building is open Tuesday-Saturday. Trails are open from dawn to dusk every day.
11 am - 9 pm Gore North Creek Ski Bowl tubing ($18/2 hrs- lift service not yet open) FREE ice skating rink
noon - 10 pm Long Lake Ice Skating at Geiger Rink, Mt Sabattis FREE (Monday-Thursday 2:30pm -6pm, Closed Tuesdays/Wednesdays, Friday 2:30pm – 10pm, Saturday noon – 10pm, Sunday noon – 6pm)
2 pm Lowville Hometown Theatre presents "The Revenant"
7 pm Lowville Hometown Theatre presents "The Revenant"
7:30 pm Indian Lake Theatre presents It's A Wonderful Life Radio Play 

Sunday - February 14, 2016
Adirondack Museum Cabin
Fever Sundays
FREE FISHING WEEKEND
SNOCADE/FROSTFEST: Indian Lake (February 12-21)

PLAN AHEAD: Adirondack Museum's Sunday Lecture Series: Feb  28, March 13, April 3
Dawn to Dusk:Adirondack Interpretive trails, Newcomb are open FREE
8:30 am - 4 pm Gore Mountain is open 
9 am - 4 pm Oak Mountain Ski Area
9 am - 4:15 pm McCauley Mountain, Old Forge  closed Tuesday except holiday weeks
10 am - 4 pm FROSTFEST: Adirondack Museum (February 13-21) FREE crafts, snow activities, 
10 am - 4 pm the Adirondack Interpretive Center's building is open Tuesday-Saturday. Trails are open from dawn to dusk every day.
11 am - 9 pm Gore North Creek Ski Bowl tubing ($18/2 hrs- lift service not yet open) FREE ice skating rink
noon - 10 pm Long Lake Ice Skating at Geiger Rink, Mt Sabattis FREE (Monday-Thursday 2:30pm -6pm, Closed Tuesdays/Wednesdays, Friday 2:30pm – 10pm, Saturday noon – 10pm, Sunday noon – 6pm)
2 pm Lowville Hometown Theatre presents "The Revenant"
2:30 pm Indian Lake Theatre presents Grease (dance contest after)
7 pm Lowville Hometown Theatre presents "The Revenant"


Long Lake Winter Wonderland Week Feb 15-19
Monday - February 15, 2016

SNOCADE/FROSTFEST: Indian Lake (February 12-21)
LONG LAKE WINTER WONDER WEEK
All Day: Cross-Country Ski to Great Camp Santanoni, Newcomb
10 am - 4 pm FROSTFEST: Adirondack Museum (February 13-21) FREE crafts, snow activities
6 pm Raquette Lake Trivia Night on the Ice Boat
7 pm Indian Lake Theatre presents Cool Runnings




Westport/Essex/Ticonderoga/Plattsburgh 
(Lake Champlain Events)
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* Thursday 10:30 am : Plattsburgh Public Library Story time
• Public Skating: Ameri-Can North Sports Center 

Friday - February 12, 2016
58 easy hikes, 33 swimming holes,
trivia, maps and four-season fun
for Westport, Ticonderoga
Plattsburgh and the Champlain Valley
Dawn to DuskNew Land Trust trails (free) Saranac
Dawn to DuskChamplain Area Trails (CATS)
Dawn to Dusk: Saranac River Trail, Plattsburgh
9:30 am Storytime at Paine Memorial Library, Hillsboro
10 am - 4 pm Kids' Station at the Champlain Valley Transportation Museum 518-324-7426
10 am - 5 pm Giggles Indoor Playground, Plattsburgh (children up to 8) FREE/child (0-5 mths), $6/child (includes 2 adults 18+), $5/additional adult(children 9 and up)
4-10 pm Champy's Fun Zone: mini bowling, glow-in-dark mini golf, arcade, indoor splash park at Comfort Inn, Plattsburgh
6-9 pm Beartown Ski Area, Chazy
7 pm The Strand, Plattsburgh presents "Magic Mike" (R)
Tickets available at the box office 1 hour prior to showing.
$7/Adult, $5 Seniors, Military, Students and Children.


Saturday -February 13, 2016
FREE FISHING WEEKEND
• Check out the newly renovated Strand Theatre, Plattsburgh for workshops and events
Plattsburgh's Snowball

Dawn to Dusk: Champlain Area Trails (CATS)
Dawn to Dusk: ALL CHILI FEST: New Land Trust trails (free) Saranac
Dawn to Dusk: Saranac River Trail, Plattsburgh
9 am - 4 pm Beartown Ski Area, Chazy
9 am - 10 pm Champy's Fun Zone: mini bowling, glow-in-dark mini golf, arcade, indoor splash park at Comfort Inn, Plattsburgh
9 am Story Time and craft at the AuSable Forks FREE Library
10 am - 4 pm Kids' Station at the Champlain Valley Transportation Museum 518-324-7426
10 am - 4 pm  Fort Ticonderoga Winter Family Fun Day: $10/admission, Free/members 18th century winter fun
10 am AuSable Forks Free Library Story time
10 am - 3 pm Visit the Clinton County Historical Museum, Plattsburgh (Wed-Sat or by appt)
10 am - 5 pm Giggles Indoor Playground for (children up to 8), Plattsburgh FREE/child (0-5 mths), $6/child (includes 2 adults 18+), $5/additional adult(children 9 and up)
10 am – 4 pm Hancock House in Ticonderoga is open Wed-Saturday,year-round
10:30 am Story Time at the Chazy Public Library,
11 am - 3 pm Sunshine Rotary FREE Winter Carnival, CVPH front yard, Plattsburgh: free sledding, ice skating, healthy snacks and drinks, wagon rides
1:30 -2:45 pm Public Skating at SUNY Plattsburgh Field House $2/public  (518) 564-3060)
2 pm Clinton County Adventure Series: Inside activities for kids
5 pm - midnight Open Bowling at Willsborough Bowling
6-8 pm Family Fun Night at the Plattsburgh Oval Recreations Center
7-9 pm Newman Center, Plattsburgh Movie Night: "Sinbad and the Eye of the Tiger" on reel-to-reel
7:30 pm Champlain Valley Film Society presents "Meru"
7:30 pm The Strand, Plattsburgh presents "The Broadway Boys"

Sunday - February 14, 2016
Giggles Indoor Playground: Plattsburgh
9 am PLAN AHEAD  FEB 27-28:Historic Trades Workshops at Fort Ticonderoga: bedgowns and petticoats: $340/$280 members (Registration required)
9 am- 3 pm Visit Ausable Chasm518-834-7454:Winter times and rates through March
9 am - 9 pm Champy's Fun Zone: mini bowling, glow-in-dark mini golf, arcade, indoor splash park  at Comfort Inn, Plattsburgh
10 am - 4 pm Beartown Ski Area, Chazy
10 am - 5 pm Kids' Station at the Champlain Valley Transportation Museum 518-324-7426
10 am - 5 pm Giggles Indoor Playground, Plattsburgh for(children up to 8)  FREE/child (0-5 mths), $6/child (includes 2 adults 18+), $5/additional adult(children 9 and up)
1:30 -2:45 pm Public Skating at SUNY Plattsburgh Field House $2/public  (518) 564-3060)
2 pm The Strand, Plattsburgh presents "The Parent Trap" (G) 
4-5:30 pm FREE Open Skate at Scott Memorial Rink, Chazy: skates to borrow (through March)

Lake George/ Southern Adirondack Events
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* Glens Falls Civic Center is open for public skating on
Thursdays 2-4 pm, $5 (Call for changes  518-798-0366 
Friday - February 12, 2016  
Check out the Schedule of classes at the Adirondack Folk School
• Call for a horse and sleigh/carriage at Circle B Ranch, Chestertown (NY)
• Hike the Lake George Conservancy trails (free) 
8:30 am - 9 pm West Mountain Ski Resort (Holiday Hours: Mon-Sat 8:30 am - 9 pm, Sun:8:30 am - 4:30 pm, Regular Hours: Mon-Tues 3-9 pm, Wed-Fri-10 am - 9 pm, Sat: 8:30 am - 9 pm, Sun: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm 
9:30 am - 4:30 pm The Children's Museum at Saratoga
9:30 am- 5 pm GO to theWorld Children's Museum, 89 Warren Street, Glens Falls ($5 admission includes program)
10 am - 4 pm Natural Stone Bridge and CavesPotterville: $13/adults, $11/seniors, $8/children(5-12), Free/children (5 and under) 
10 am - 4 pm Chapman Museum Glens Falls $5/adults, $4/students/seniors, Free/children(12 and under) 
1-5 pm Pember Museum Granville: FREE museum (free 2-mile nature preserve trails)Tuesday-Friday 1-5 pm, Saturday10 am - 3pm, closed Sunday and Monday)
2-5 pm Northville Farmers Market (indoors) Brandt Building on Main Street
3:30 pm Fun activities at the Crandall Public Library Glens Falls for ages 9-12 each week
3-9 pm West Mountain Ski Resort Tubing Hill In season Hours (Call 518-636-3699
5-9 pm Hague Fish and Game Dinner Dance: Hague Winter Carnival
6-9 pm Glow in the Dark (Kids Night Out) at The Children's Museum at Saratoga
 7-9 pm The Fun SpotQueensbury: laser tag, Roller Skating, Indoor Playground (hours thru 11/21)


8 pm Homemade Theatre, Saratoga Springs presents"Cat on A Hot Tin Roof" play Feb 12-28)

Lake George Winter Carnival Schedule
Saturday –February 13, 2016
FREE FISHING WEEKEND
LAKE GEORGE WINTER CARNIVAL: each weekend in February 
*Check out the Schedule of classes at the Adirondack Folk School
• Call for a horse and sleigh/carriage at Circle B Ranch, Chestertown (NY)
• Hike the Lake George Conservancy trails (free) 
8 am - 4 pm Up Yonda Farm,Bolton Landing (Mon-Sat) 
8:30 am - 9 pm  West Mountain Ski Resort (Holiday Hours: Mon-Sat 8:30 am - 9 pm, Sun:8:30 am - 4:30 pm, Regular Hours: Mon-Tues 3-9 pm, Wed-Fri-10 am - 9 pm, Sat: 8:30 am - 9 pm, Sun: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm (Call for tubing hill) 518-636-3699
9 am -9 am - 1 pm Saratoga Farmers Market (year-round) at Saratoga State Park, Saratoga Springs
9 am - 3 pm Crazy Downhill Derby and Broomball at Dynamite Hill, Chestertown
9:30 am - 4:30 pm The Children's Museum at Saratoga
9:30 am- 5 pm GO to theWorld Children's Museum, 89 Warren Street, Glens Falls ($5 admission includes program)
10 am - 3 pm Pember Museum Granville: FREE museum (free 2-mile nature preserve trails)Tuesday-Friday 1-5 pm, Saturday10 am - 3pm, closed Sunday and Monday)
10 am - 4 pm FREE winter activities at YMCA Camp Chingackgook, Kattskill Bay
10 am - 4 pm Natural Stone Bridge and CavesPotterville$13/adults, $11/seniors, $8/children(5-12), Free/children (5 and under) 
10 am - 4 pm Chapman Museum Glens Falls $5/adults, $4/students/seniors, Free/children(12 and under) 
210 am - 4 pm National Museum of Dance, Saratoga Springs Winter Hours (Sat/Sun)
11 am - 9 pm The Fun SpotQueensbury: laser tag, Roller Skating, Indoor Playground (hours thru 11/21)
noon - 4:30 pm The Children's Museum at Saratoga
noon - 3 pm Chili Cookoff, Mountainside Bible Chapel, Schroon Lake
12:15 pm Schroon Lake Public Library presents a FREE movie: "Pan" 
6 pm Natural Stone Bridge and Caves Pottersville: Guided snowshoe tour (reservations 518-494-2283) $13/adults, $11/seniors, $8/children(5-12), Free/children (5 and under) 
7 pm Schroon Lake Public Library presents a FREE movie:"The Intern"
8 pm Homemade Theatre, Saratoga Springs presents"Cat on A Hot Tin Roof" play Feb 12-28)

8 pm Wood Theatre, Glens Falls presents "24 Hour Play Fest" 



Tuesday Fin, Fur and Forest Seminar Series
Sunday - February 14, 2016
FREE FISHING WEEKEND
• Check out the Schedule of classes at the Adirondack Folk School, Lake Luzerne
•Call for a horse and sleigh/carriage at Circle B Ranch, Chestertown (NY)
• Hike the Lake George Conservancy trails (free) 
8:30 am - 4:30 pm West Mountain Ski Resort (Holiday Hours: Mon-Sat 8:30 am - 9 pm, Sun:8:30 am - 4:30 pm, Regular Hours: Mon-Tues 3-9 pm, Wed-Fri-10 am - 9 pm, Sat: 8:30 am - 9 pm, Sun: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm (Call for tubing hill -518-636-3699
10 am - 4 pm Natural Stone Bridge and CavesPotterville$13/adults, $11/seniors, $8/children(5-12), Free/children (5 and under) 
noon- 4 pm National Museum of DanceSaratoga Springs Winter Hours (Sat/Sun)
11 am - 5 pm The Fun Spot, Queensbury: laser tag, Roller Skating, Indoor Playground (hours thru 11/21)

noon - 4 pm Chapman Museum Glens Falls $5/adults, $4/students/seniors, Free/children(12 and under) 
noon - 5:00 pm GO to the World Children's Museum, 89 Warren Street, Glens Falls ($5 admission includes program)
1-3 pm Warrensburg Historical Museum of Local History
1 pm - 3 pm Discovery Day at the Hyde Museum, Glens Falls
noon -4 pm Warrensburg Historical Museum of Local History 
2 pm Wood Theatre, Glens Falls presents "The Wizard of Oz" 
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3 pm Hudson River Music Hall, Hudson River presents "Professor Louie and the Crowmatix"
7 pm - midnight Fire on the Mountain at West Mountain: Torchlight parade, fireworks, bonfire, live music and more: Free spectating

photos and content © Diane Chase,used with permission of theAdirondack Family Activities™ Guidebook SeriesAdirondack Family Time™: Tri-Lakes and High Peaks –Adirondack Family Time: Adirondack Coast - Plattsburgh to Ticonderoga –Adirondack Family Time: Central Adirondack –Adirondack Family Time: Southern Adirondacks – Lake George© Diane Chase, author ofAdirondack Family Time: Tri-Lakes and High Peaks (Your Four-Season Guide to Over 300 Activities)availableonlineor bookstores/museums now.

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