The Lake Placid, NY I Love Barbeque Festival will take place on the Olympic Skating Oval – Main street, Lake Placid next to the Olympic Center.
Visit www.lakeplacid.com to make reservation for your hotel.
Courtyard Marriott Lake Placid www.courtyardlakeplacid.com (All New!)
Mirror Lake Inn www.mirrorlakeinn.com
Comfort Inn www.comfortinn.com(lakeplacid)
Golden Arrow Resort www.golden-arrow.com
Summit Resort www.lakeplacidsummithotel.com
High Peaks Resort www.highpeaksresort.com
Adirondack Inn www.adirondack-inn.com
From New York City and New Jersey
Take t he NY State Thruway (I-87) north to the Adirondack Northway (Exit 24 in Albany ). Follow 87 to Exit 30. Pick up Rt. 9 north and follow it for two miles to Rt. 73. Continue on 73 for 28 miles to Lake Placid area. From NYC: 5 hrs, Albany: 2 1/2 hrs.
Take Route 15 south to Champlain Crossing, connecting with I-87 south. Take Exit 34 west, following Route 9N, then follow Route 86 to the Whiteface Mountain/Lake Placid area. Drive time: 2 hours.
Take routes south to the Cornwall Bridge . Pick up Route 37 east to Malone. Follow Route 30 south to Paul Smiths and pick up Route 86. Follow Route 86 and continue to Saranac Lake and Lake Placid . Drive time: 3 hours.
Take 401 east to Cornwall Bridge . Pick up Route 37 east to Malone. Follow Route 30 south to Paul Smiths and pick up Route 86. Continue on 86 to Saranac Lake and Lake Placid . Drive time: 5 1/2 hours.
From Boston , Springfield , Hartford
Take Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) to Albany . Pick up I-787 north to Cohoes . Connect with Route 7 west to I-87 north. Follow I-87 (Northway) to Exit 30, then use final directions above: “From New York City …” Drive time from Boston: 5 hours.
From Buffalo , Rochester , Syracuse , Points West
Take I-90 (NY State Thruway) east to Exit 36 (Syracuse). Pick up I-81 north and follow to Watertown . Take Route 3 and follow it east to Saranac Lake , then follow Route 86 east to Lake Placid . Drive times: From Buffalo: 5 1/2 hours; Rochester : 4 1/2 hours; Syracuse: 3 1/2 hours.