Lake Placid Center For The Arts, Lake Placid, New York
17 Algonquin Drive, Lake Placid, New York 12946| Map |
The hub for an array of year-round performing and visual arts as well as special events, the Lake Placid Center for the Arts is located in the Adirondack Park of Northern New York. Situated on 2.4 acres, the center has a 355-seat Proscenium Arch Theater, Fine Arts Gallery, five workshop studios and a housing complex for visiting artists. As the North Country's most comprehensive and flexible multi-arts center, the Lake Placid Center for the Arts is home to the Lake Placid School of Ballet, LPCA Children's Theatre and Community Theatre Players as well as the Summer home of the Lake Placid Sinfonietta. Things to do with kids include watching children?s theater and participating in art workshops. The center, which original opened as an art school, hosts a myriad of art exhibits and is known for its top quality dance and theater performances, classes and programs. The hands-on workshops -- designed for all ages -- include drawing, theater, pottery, ceramics, painting, music and more in the center's five studio spaces. Free afterschool workshops fill up quickly. Teen, adult and senior workshops are offered at a minimal cost. In addition, the Lake Placid Center for the Arts hosts many special events, such as Green Market Wednesdays. At this weekly producer-only farmers market, consumers will find organic cheese, grass-fed beef and pork, free-range chicken and eggs, homegrown no-spray produce and herbs and prepared soups and snacks.
Ratings by kids' ages
- Tots (0-2)
- Little kids (3-5)
- Big kids (6-8)
- Tweens (9-12)
- Teens (13+)
Tips for Families
It's a good idea to buy tickets in advance, especially for popular seasonal shows at the Lake Placid Center for the Arts located in the Adirondack Park of Northern New York. Enjoy a meal at one of the many area restaurants before or after a show.
Address: 17 Algonquin Drive, Lake Placid, New York 12946| Map
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