SARANAC LAKE - The Adirondack Plein Air Festival, sponsored by Saranac Lake ArtWorks, begins on Aug. 15. Artists will converge on Saranac Lake for the opportunity to paint "en plein air," outdoors, on location in our historic village and surrounding areas. On Thursday, it's the "Paint the Town" event. Friday, Aug. 16 will be "Paint the VIC" day. Saturday Aug 17 is "Paint the Adirondacks" day, when artists will be free to paint at any location.