While the current weather has been unexpected it only adds excitement for the summer events. If you are planning on participating or enjoying the events that are coming up this summer, it is a perfect time to rent a gorgeous home in Lake Placid and experience everything it has to offer! Some of the featured events that will provide you with a memorable summer are:
Lake Placid & I Love NY Horseshow – Tuesday, June 26th – Sunday, July 8th
This is one of the premier stops on the nation’s hunter-jumper show circuit. It features some of the nation’s best horses as well as world class riders. With over 100 classes of competition each week there will be over $535,000 in prize money. The largest prizes are Sunday, July 1st with the Prevost Richard M. Feldman Grand Prix with a prize of $75,000 and on Saturday, July 7th the Great American Insurance Group I Love New York Grand Prix with a grand prize of $100,000.
For more info about this event visit the Lake Placid & I Love NY Horseshow Website Here.
IRONMAN Lake Placid – Sunday, July 22nd
Whether you are participating in the 140 mile event or supporting the athletes who are you will be able to enjoy the beauty of the Adirondacks. The event starts with swimmers going into Mirror Lake at 6:30 a.m., followed by a grueling 112-mile bike through the Adirondack Mountains and finishes with a marathon through downtown and back into the mountains. This event ends at the Olympic speed skating oval where athletes and their supporters cheer as every athlete comes in.
For more info about this event visit the IRONMAN Lake Placid Website Here.
CAN-AM Rugby Tournament – July 27th – 29th
This 3-day rugby tournament is one of the largest in the world. It features over 100 teams who meet in the Adirondacks for an exciting weekend of competition. This tournament features both Men & Women’s division and is played throughout the region.
For more info about this event visit the Can-Am Rugby Tournament Website Here.
Lake Placid Summit Lacrosse Tournament – July 30th – August 5th
With over 150 teams competing in this event it has become a week-long vacation for many who visit. This tournament provides the athletes a chance to compete as well as meet new people and have a reunion with old friends. The classes range from 14 – 60+ for men and 14-18 for women. With this many classes you can see some of the top athletes as well as a chance to see entire families participating and supporting each other throughout the week.
For more info about this event visit the Lake Placid Summit Lacrosse Tournament Website Here.
If you are planning on attending one of these events or one of the other exciting events going on throughout this summer contact one of our world class vacation rental agents (518-523-3333 or www.adkpp.com) to plan out your perfect vacation in one of the most beautiful locations!