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Winter Carnival

5 Winter Carnival themes to choose from

SARANAC LAKE — The Winter Carnival Committee on Tuesday offered the public five options to discuss for next year’s theme: ¯ Frozen Fiesta ¯ Under the Big Top ¯ Candy Carnival ¯ Totally ’80s ¯ Chinese New Year. People will be able to vote for their favorite of the five ...

Winter Carnival Results

Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Results Children’s Skating Races At Saranac Lake Civic Center Friday, Feb. 10 Girls Kindergarten — 1. Addison Colby Second grade — 1. Rachel Rozon, 2. Trinity Martell Third grade — 1. Lauryn Caldwell, 2. Stephanie Kilbourney-Hill, 3. Alexa ...

Wildlife-themed Saranac Lake Winter Carnival comes to a close

SARANAC LAKE — The Winter Carnival Gala Parade always has a wild atmosphere, but Saturday’s parade took it to another level. A menagerie of colorful and creative Adirondack critters marched down Broadway and Main Street, greeted by throngs of furry and friendly onlookers ...

Gala Parade winners announced

SARANAC LAKE — The Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Gala Parade results are as follows . Louis Fobare Memorial Trophy Best of Show Saranac Lake Kiwanis Club Business Group — Float First place: The Nature ...

Slideshow: Saranac Lake Winter Carnival parade

Purchase your own Winter Carnival photos on CU: cu.adirondackdailyenterprise.com Slideshow: Faces in the crowd at Winter Carnival parade Slideshow: School groups at Winter Carnival parade

Big crowds, comfortable weather expected for today’s Gala Parade

SARANAC LAKE — Expect to see plenty of warm, furry mammals and other Adirondack critters roaming wild at today’s Winter Carnival Gala Parade. In fitting with this year’s carnival theme of “Adirondack Wildlife,” many of the parade’s walking groups, floats and other entries ...

A variety of laughs, cheers

SARANAC LAKE — From mountain bike stunts to bird calls to great vocal, music and dance numbers, the annual Winter Carnival Rotary Club Variety Show lived up to its billing Friday night. The event drew a packed house to the Harrietstown Town Hall auditorium. It started with ...

Funding sought for Carnival documentary

Online --- Watch the trailer for “ICE, A Love Story” https://vimeo.com/201967268 --- SARANAC LAKE — New York City-based filmmaker Mark Burns has launched a fundraising campaign to complete his documentary on the Saranac Lake Winter Carnival. “ICE, A Love Story” is ...

West End Blend back at the Waterhole Saturday

Soul/Funk collective West End Blend will return to the Waterhole Saturday night to play Winter Carnival and party with the community. The 10-piece band is comprised of vocalist Erica Bryan, drummer Sam Horan, bassist Tom Sullivan, keyboardist Paulie Philippone, guitarists Jesse Combs and ...

Winter Book Sale starts Thursday

SARANAC LAKE — The 28th annual Winter Carnival Book Sale will take place on Thursday, Feb. 9, from 2:30 to 6:30 p.m., and Friday, Feb. 10, and Saturday, Feb. 11, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Thomas B. Cantwell Community Room at the Saranac Lake Free Library, 109 Main St. Warm up while ...

Arctic Golf Build-an-Obstacle Contest winners

SARANAC LAKE — The Arctic Golf Build-an-Obstacle Contest was held Saturday and challenged contestants to build miniature golf obstacles out of snow for the Arctic Golf event, which was held the following day. The three most creative obstacles, out of nine in total, were chosen by the ...

Winter Carnival opens to ‘perfect conditions’

SARANAC LAKE — Comfortable temperatures, fresh snow and big crowds greeted the opening weekend of the Saranac Lake Winter Carnival. Traffic on River Street moved at a slow crawl most of the day Saturday as throngs of people moved between Riverside Park and the Ice Palace. Many were ...

King John, Queen Anita

SARANAC LAKE — Within the opening minute of hosting the Winter Carnival Coronation, Chamberlain Josh Dann introduced the packed house at the Harrietstown Town Hall to a common fun-loving theme to keep the night light. “I’m sure most of you have heard of ...

Royal choices show value of volunteerism

We are excited to congratulate Anita Meserole and John Wamsganz as queen and king of the 2017 Saranac Lake Winter Carnival. Their records of volunteer service work, which you can read elsewhere in today’s paper, are amazing. Since Ms. Meserole moved to this area in the early 1980s, she ...

Ice lean-to built next to Palace

SARANAC LAKE — There’s a new lean-to on the shore of Lake Flower, but you better enjoy it now because it’ll be gone by the summer camping season. John Pietras and Brian McDonnell were busy Friday putting the finishing touches on an ice lean-to they built at the Lake Flower boat ...