Calendar of Events for August 11-13, 2017 for Lake Placid, Saranac Lake, Tupper Lake and High Peaks

Adirondack High Peaks/Tri-Lakes (Lake Placid/Saranac Lake/Tupper Lake) and Beyond

Calendar of Events - August 11-13, 2017  
What to do with kids, family in Tupper Lake, Lake Placid, Malone, Paul Smiths, Bloomingdale, Gabriels, Wilmington, Jay, Upper Jay, Keene, Keene Valley New York (NY)


High Peaks/Lake Placid/Saranac Lake/Tupper
Calendar for August 11-13, 2017
Let US TELL YOU A STORY at LPCA, Peak2Brew Relay from Whiteface to Utica, Tupper Lake Rock the Arc, 20 events to do around Lake Placid, 8 outdoor Live Music Concerts, Paint with Soil at the VIC, Adirondack Carousel-a-thon, Janet Null book signing, Malone (Franklin County) Fair, Lake Placid Institute presents New Yorker writer William Finnegan, Pendragon's Deathtrap, poetry reading and book signings at Keene Valley Library, Watch the Perseid Meteor Shower, 




Friday - August 11, 2017 

All Day: Peak to Brew Relay Race
 8 am- 10 pm Malone Fair (Franklin County Fair) (Aug 4-13)
8:45 am - 5:30 pm Whiteface Memorial Highway  (Friday-Monday)
9 am - 9:30 pm The Bookstore Plus, Lake Placid offers local books, bestsellers, stationary, and art supplies (Hours: Mon-Sat: 9 am - 9:30 pm, Sun: 10 am -7 pm) Mon:10 am storytime
9 am - 4 pm Olympic Jumping Center (Chairlift and Elevator) is open. 
9 am - 5 pm Paul Smith's VIC Building Open (free mini-museum, touch table and playground) every day through Labor Day)
Call 327-6241. 
9 am – 5 pm High Falls Gorge is open daily for the summer season(After Sept 1, hours reflect the Autumn season) 
9:30 am Paul Smith's VIC presents Painting with Soil (free)
9:30 am -5 pm Whiteface Gondola Rides to the summit of Little Whiteface (daily through September 4 and then weekends through Oct 9)
10 am - 4 pm Adirondack Wildlife Refuge: Wildlife encounters with the Adirondack Rehabilitation Center: wolves, owls and other birds of prey. FREE  (Thursday - Monday)
10 am - 10 pm Pirates Cove Mini Golf
10 am - 4 pm Wilder HomesteadStacy Rd, Malone: childhood home of Almanzo Wilder, from Laura Ingalls Wilder's book Farmer Boy. (Open Mon-Sat 10 am - 4 pm, Sun noon - 4 pm) 10 am - 4 pm Historical Saranac Lake Laboratory Museum (Tuesday-Friday. After Memorial Day also Sat. 10 am - 4pm ) $5
10 am – 6 pm The Wild Center is open every day to Columbus Day weekend
10:15 am Lake Placid Public Library PreK FREE Story Time
10 am - 5 pm Adirondack Carousel is open, $2.50/ride multiple tickets available for discount (seven days/week)
10 am - 10 pm Boots and Birdies, Lake Placid: mini-golf, bungee jumping, ropes course, gem mining
10 am – 5 pm Lake Placid Olympic Museum 
11 am - 1 pm Extreme Tubing at the Lake Placid Ski Jumps
Wednesday and Saturday: 3 - 5 pm | Thursday - Friday: 11 am - 1 pm and 3 - 5 pm | Sunday: 1 - 4 pm K90 (3 Trips | Adult: $35)* K90 (1 Trip | Adult: $15)*, K20 (Unlimited | Junior: $10)* *Prices do not include venue admission
noon - 11 pm Romano's Saranac Lanes: bowling
 3-5 pm Extreme Tubing at the Lake Placid Ski Jumps
Wednesday and Saturday: 3 - 5 pm | Thursday - Friday: 11 am - 1 pm,  3 - 5 pm | Sunday: 1 - 4 pm K90 (3 Trips | Adult: $35)* K90 (1 Trip | Adult: $15)*, K20 (Unlimited | Junior: $10)* *Prices do not include venue admission
3-6 pm Bowlwinkles Bouncehouse, Lake Placid. Bowlwinkles has a bounce house open to kids ages 3 to 13 in Lake Placid, New York. You get 15 minutes of bounce for $5 or unlimited bounce time plus $3 in arcade tokens for only $10.
4:30 pm Freaky Friday Ice Show at the 1932 Jack Shea Arena: FREE July 14, 21, Aug 4,11,18
 
Saturday - August 12, 2017  
All Day: Peak to Brew Relay Race
8 am- 10 pm Malone Fair (Franklin County Fair) (Aug 4-13)
Adirondack Carousel-A-Thon 
8 am - 8 pm Adirondack Carousel-A-Thoncarousel rides, bounce house, face painting, food, silent auction and more
8:30 am Adirondack Roundtable with the Lake Placid Institute: Meet William Finnegan: Staff writer for the New Yorker and award winning author of works on international issues. Pulitzer Prize winning author in 2016 for his book, Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life.
“A Double Life  $30/advance, $35/door (limit is 100 people)8:45 am - 5:30 pm Whiteface Memorial Highway  (Friday-Monday)
9 am - 4 pm Olympic Jumping Center (Chairlift and Elevator) is open. 
9 am – 5 pm High Falls Gorge is open daily for the summer season(After Sept 1, hours reflect the Autumn season) 
9 am - 2 pm Saranac Lake Farmers Market , Riverside Park 
9 am - 5 pm Paul Smith's VIC Building Open (free mini-museum, touch table and playground) (Everyday through Labor Day) Call 327-6241. 
9 am - 9:30 pm The Bookstore Plus, Lake Placid offers local books, bestsellers, stationary, and art supplies (Hours: Mon-Sat: 9 am - 9:30 pm, Sun: 10 am -7 pm) Mon:10 am storytime
9:30 am -5 pm Whiteface Gondola Rides to the summit of Little Whiteface (daily through September 4 and then weekends through Oct 9)
9:30 am - 5 pm Whiteface Adventure Zonebounce houses, Eurobungy, slackline park, climbing wall, trampoline
9:30 am - 5 pm Whiteface Disc Golf: $5/9 holes
10 am Adirondack Center for Loon Conservation 15 Broadway, Saranac Lake
10 am Tour historic White Pine Camp, Paul Smiths: The summer White House for Calvin Coolidge, through Sept. 2
10 am - 4 pm Adirondack Wildlife Refuge: Wildlife encounters with the Adirondack Rehabilitation Center: wolves, owls and other birds of prey. FREE  (Thursday - Monday)
10 am - 4 pm Wilder HomesteadStacy Rd, Malone: childhood home of Almanzo Wilder, from Laura Ingalls Wilder's book Farmer Boy. (Open Mon-Sat 10 am - 4 pm, Sun noon - 4 pm) 
10 am - 4 pm Historical Saranac Lake Laboratory Museum $5
10 am - 10 pm Boots and Birdies, Lake Placid: mini-golf, bungee jumping, ropes course, gem mining
Adirondack Family Time Tri-Lakes
(Lake Placid, Saranac Lake, Lake Placid)
and High Peaks guidebook
10 am – 6 pm The Wild Center is open every day to Columbus Day weekend 
10 am - 5 pm Bowlwinkles Bouncehouse, Lake Placid. Bowlwinkles has a bounce house open to kids ages 3 to 13 in Lake Placid, New York. You get 15 minutes of bounce for $5 or unlimited bounce time plus $3 in arcade tokens for only $10.
10 am - 5 pm Adirondack Carousel is open, $2.50/ride multiple tickets available for discount (seven days/week)
10 am - 10 pm Pirates Cove Mini Golf
10 am – 5 pm Lake Placid Olympic Museum 
11 am - 4 pm Paul Smith's VIC Native Butterfly Houseevery day July-August
1:30 pm Tour historic White Pine Camp, Paul Smiths: The summer White House for Calvin Coolidge, through Sept. 2
3-5 pm The Bookstore Plus, Lake Placid presents Janet A. Null for an autograph session for her new book The Adirondack Architecture Guide (Southern Central Region).
3-5 pm Extreme Tubing at the Lake Placid Ski Jumps Wednesday and Saturday: 3 - 5 pm | Thursday - Friday: 11 am - 1 pm,  3 - 5 pm | Sunday: 1 - 4 pm K90 (3 Trips | Adult: $35)* K90 (1 Trip | Adult: $15)*, K20 (Unlimited | Junior: $10)* *Prices do not include venue admission
4 pm Keene Valley Library presents: Poetry Reading with Andrea Scarpino from her latest book "Once Upon a Wing Lake"
6:30 pm JEMS presents Music Series on the Green, Amos and Julia Ward Theatre, Jay
By Brocken Inaglory GFDL 
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0
 pm Saturday Night Ice Shows at the 1932 Olympic Area, Lake Placid ($10/adults) Sr/Jr/$8, Children (6-under)/Free (July 15, Aug 5,12,19)
7:30 pm The Lake Placid Center for the Arts presents selected SHORTS: Let us tell you a story. Tickets $25/$35. Call 518-523-2512 for reservations 
8 pm Pendragon Theatre presents Deathtrap $25/adult, $15/children (under 18), $22/seniors
8 pm Search for the annual Perseid Meteor Showers
Sunday - August 13, 2017 
All Day: Peak to Brew Relay Race
8 am- 10 pm Malone Fair (Franklin County Fair) (Aug 4-13)
8:45 am - 5:30 pm Whiteface Memorial Highway  (Friday-Monday)
9 am - 5 pm Paul Smith's VIC Building Open (free mini-museum, touch table and playground) (Wednesday - Sunday.) Call 327-6241. 
9 am - 4 pm Olympic Jumping Center (Chairlift and Elevator) is open. 
9 am – 5 pm High Falls Gorge is open daily for the summer season(After Sept 1, hours reflect the Autumn season) 
9:30 am -5 pm Whiteface Gondola Rides to the summit of Little Whiteface (daily through September 4 and then weekends through Oct 9)
9:30 am - 5 pm Whiteface Disc Golf: $5/9 holes
9:30 am - 5 pm Whiteface Adventure Zonebounce houses, Eurobungy, slackline park, climbing wall, trampoline, 
10 am – 6 pm The Wild Center is open every day to Columbus Day weekend
Enjoy the Wild Walk at the Wild Center
10 am - 7 pm The Bookstore Plus, Lake Placid offers local books, bestsellers, stationary, and art supplies (Hours: Mon-Sat: 9 am - 9:30 pm, Sun: 10 am -7 pm) Mon:10 am storytime
10 am - midnight Bowlwinkles in Lake Placid offers an arcade, bowling and more 
10 am - 9 pm Pirates Cove Mini Golf
10 am - 8 pm Boots and Birdies, Lake Placid: mini-golf, bungee jumping, ropes course, gem mining
10 am Adirondack Center for Loon Conservation 15 Broadway, Saranac Lake
10 am - 5 pm Adirondack Carousel is open, $2.50/ride multiple tickets available for discount (seven days/week)
10 am - 2 pm Keene/Keene Valley Valley Farmers Market at Marcy Field
10 am – 5 pm Lake Placid Olympic Museum 
10 am - 4 pm Adirondack Wildlife Refuge: Wildlife encounters with the Adirondack Rehabilitation Center: wolves, owls and other birds of prey. FREE (Thursday - Monday)
11 am - 4 pm Paul Smith's VIC Native Butterfly Houseevery day July-August
noon - 9:30 pm Tupper Lake's ROCK THE ARC: the benefit the Adirondack Arc: children's activities, face painting, raffles, food, vendors, and fireworks
noon - 4 pm Wilder HomesteadStacy Rd, Malone: childhood home of Almanzo Wilder, from Laura Ingalls Wilder's book Farmer Boy. (Open Mon-Sat 10 am - 4 pm, Sun noon - 4 pm)
noon - 5 pm Bowlwinkles Bouncehouse, Lake Placid. Bowlwinkles has a bounce house open to kids ages 3 to 13 in Lake Placid, New York. You get 15 minutes of bounce for $5 or unlimited bounce time plus $3 in arcade tokens for only $10.
1-4 pm Extreme Tubing at the Lake Placid Ski Jumps Wednesday and Saturday: 3 - 5 pm | Thursday - Friday: 11 am - 1 pm and 3 - 5 pm | Sunday: 1 - 4 pm K90 (3 Trips | Adult: $35)* K90 (1 Trip | Adult: $15)*, K20 (Unlimited | Junior: $10)* *Prices do not include venue admission
2 pm Pendragon Theatre presents Deathtrap $25/adult, $15/children (under 18), $22/seniors
4 pm Keene Valley Library presents a Book Signing with Richard Longstreth
7:30 pm Lake Placid Center for the Arts presents the Lake Placid Sinfonietta's Symphony Series Adult/$25, Youth/ $5 Finally Triumphant, 523-2512
Songs at Mirror Lake
Here are some other FUN Ideas!
• High Peaks Cyclery Mini-Tri at Mirror Lake Beach $20: Individually or as a team for a 400 yard swim, 12-mile bike, and 3-mile run. 
• The Paul Smith's VIC for a guided nature walk, lectures, naturalist guided canoe and more  
• Check out any openings for the Lake Placid Outing Club events
• Just a few free Easy Hiking Trail suggestions: Paul Smith's VIC trails, Henry's Woods, Heaven Hill Trails, Saranac Lake SixerTupper Lake Triad 
Paul Smiths VIC trail map

© Diane Chase is the author of the Adirondack Family Time™ guidebook series. Adirondack Family Time™guidebooks have easy, short Adirondack family hikes for ADK kids, parents, retired, seniors, dog-owners, Adirondack swimming holes, Lake Placid Olympic activities, Adirondack trivia, Adirondack horseback rides, Adirondack snowshoe family trails and more. Look for the Adirondack family guidebooks online or bookstores/museums/sporting good stores. Diane is currently working on the next Adirondack Family Activities™ guide.© Diane Chase is the author of the Adirondack Family Time™ guidebook series. Adirondack Family Time™guidebooks have easy, short Adirondack family hikes for ADK kids, parents, retired, seniors, dog-owners, Adirondack swimming holes, Lake Placid Olympic activities, Adirondack trivia, Adirondack horseback rides, Adirondack snowshoe family trails and more. Look for the Adirondack family guidebooks online or bookstores/museums/sporting good stores. Diane is currently working on the next Adirondack Family Activities™ guide.

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