The Lake Placid Olympic Center
Photo by Andy Flynn.
continued Advance $35 tickets for the Lake Placid Brew Fest are available online by visiting whiteface.com/brewfest, or by calling 523-3330. Tickets will also be available at the door for $40 and admission for designated drivers is $10.
The Oct. 6-7 Flaming Leaves Festival is the second in the Art Devlin Cup ski jumping series, with Miles Lussi of Lake Placid entering the competition as July 4th event champion.
Activities at the festival include including live Blues, barbecue food, lawn games for kids and adults, horseshoe tournament, make your own tie-dyed T-shirt, craft market and Henna Tattoos along with the chance to see some of the country’s best ski jumpers flying off the 90-meter jump.
On Oct. 6, first round competition is scheduled for noon, while the second round is slated for 1 p.m. On Oct. 7, the New York Ski Educational Foundation (NYSEF) jump will take place with the first round at noon, while the second round will take place at 1 p.m.
Bands on Saturday include Lostdog and Joe Lowry & The Second City Mile Blues Band, with Sunday music by Los Blancos and Larry Stone & The Stoneground Express’ Turn. Stone is a retired ski jump instructor.
The festival is open from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. both days and admission is $15 for adults and $9 for juniors and seniors. Two-day passes are also available, $25 for adults and $15 for juniors and seniors, while the Olympic Sites Passport will also be honored for admission.
For more information about the Flaming Leaves Festival, log onto whiteface.com/summer/events/flaming.php or facebook.con/Lakeplacidevents and for more information about on all of ORDA’s Olympic venues, visit whitefacelakeplacid.com.