Winter Carnival snapshots

Winter Carnival King Marty Rowley and Queen Patti Ploof were crowned at a coronation ceremony on Friday night. (Enterprise photo — Aaron Marbone)
Winter Carnival Court pages smile as they finish their dance routine at the Coronation ceremony on Friday. (Enterprise photo — Aaron Marbone)
Brayden Munn sweeps Annelise Dramm off her feet during a dance number by the Winter Carnival Court at the Coronation ceremony on Friday. (Enterprise photo — Aaron Marbone)
Joe Plumb hoists a slush bucket presented to him by Winter Carnival Committee Chairman Jeff Branch, left, at Friday's night's Coronation ceremony that kicked off Carnival. Branch gave Plumb the bucket as a token of thanks for his services as one of the volunteer builders of the Ice Palace. (Enterprise photo — Aaron Marbone)
Marilyn Delorio, 89, celebrates after competing in the Ladies Fry Pan Toss in Riverside Park on Saturday. She became the oldest contestant ever, according to organizers, with an 11-foot toss of the heavy pan. (Enterprise photo — Aaron Marbone)
Michelle Raville won the grand prize at the Winter Carnival Ladies Fry Pan Toss on Friday, with her throw reaching 50 feet. Spectators instantly knew something was different with her throw, and some speculated that she practices. Raville said the last time she threw a pan was at Winter Carnival last year. She said she moves a lot of firewood, which is her training for the toss. (Enterprise photo — Aaron Marbone)
Kathy Gowen sells homemade fudge at the Paul Smith’s Booster Club Chocolate Festival. She said she loves experimenting with different fudge flavors — Almond Joy, Heath and pumpkin pie. (Enterprise photo — Aaron Marbone)
Brandi Huff, pictured, and Diane Miller hang an icy suncatcher Huff created with her son Levi, 4. Huff said she saw the suncatcher event Miller put on at Winter Carnival last year and knew she wanted to do one this year. (Enterprise photo — Aaron Marbone)
Fireworks explode above the Ice Palace Colosseum before the Storming of the Ice Palace on Saturday night. Carnival Royalty watch from below, illuminated by the Palace lights. (Enterprise photo — Lou Reuter)
Elizabetha waves her hands from the shoulders of her father, Mark Bulduc, as they watch the Winter Carnival Storming of the Palace fireworks on Saturday. (Enterprise photo — Aaron Marbone)
The Storming of the Ice Palace Saturday night brought together strangers to enjoy the icy spectacle, including this group of Saranac Lake students who posed with a woman who said she is traveling through all 50 states. (Enterprise photo — Aaron Marbone)
Domenica Fossati of Underground System plays the flute while the band swings between the rhythms of afrobeat, soca, post-rock, house and ambient genres at the Waterhole Music Lounge on Saturday. (Enterprise photo — Aaron Marbone)


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