Regional Events

A Warrior Run Obstacle – The “Tupperpalooza” Pond

Tupper Lake Event Coordinator Michelle Clement stands next to one of the Mud Run Obstacles

Many of the “Tupperpalooza” Mud Run obstacles remain a secret but here’s a preview of one of the obstacles.. Yes.. It’s the rope over the pond and you have to get from one end to the other, or perhaps a good opportunity to clean off the mud hint hint..

A Preview of the “Tupperpalooza Warrior Run”

Tupperpalooza Mud Run 073013 - Human Habitrail - Michelle Clement

“Tupperpalooza” is this weekend – and this obstacle is just one of many in the Mud Run which kicks off the week-long event on Saturday..  I’ll be talking with Tupper Lake’s Event’s Coordinator Michelle Clement Tomorrow in the K&J show..  Listen in!

K&J – Rugby Weekend Approaching

Jay at Petrova

Rugby Weekend is fast approaching and we caught up with Jay Annis at the Petrova Fields where they were filling in a drainage notch in the fields for the safety of the players as they re-design the field layout.

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K&J – IRONMAN Lake Placid Athletes Banquet

Andy Potts is once again IRONMAN Champion in Lake Placid, He finished in 8 hours, 43 minutes and 29 seconds.. followed 5 minutes later by Italy’s Dan Fontanna in Second and then by USA’s Ian Mikelson who finished in 8:51:07..  It’s the 15th IRONMAN Lake Placid and there’s one man whose been at the finish…

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IRONMAN Lake Placid –

IRONMAN kicks into high gear this weekend with a full lineup of entrants into one of the original IRONMAN events in the country… It’s the longest running American event aside from the World Championships in Hawaii..  The race’s Economic Impact on the region is highlighted in a recent report published by The IRONMAN Experience Committee,…

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K&J – The Lake Placid IRONMAN Experience Committee

We’re talking today about the The Lake Placid Business Association and the Lake Placid IRONMAN Experience Committee’s work leading up to IRONMAN Lake Placid   K&J – 072313 – Lake Placid Business Association – IRONMAN experience Committee

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Summer Events This Weekend

The Third Thursday Art Walks in Saranac Lake Continue and we spoke with participants. A Concert tonight in the Harrietstown Town Hall – The Lake Placid Sinfonietta’s 2013 ADK Series Continues & More… AUDIO – 071913 – Events – Thursday Art Walk  

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K&J – 41st Annual Tupper Art Show

K&J – 071913 – Goff Nelson Library – 41st Annual Art Show The 41st Annual Tupper Lake Art Show kicks off at the Goff Nelson Library with an opening reception on Thursday (7/18/13)

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Bookstore Plus wins Horse Shows Window Contest

For the second consecutive year, The Bookstore Plus has been selected as the winner of the Lake Placid and I Love New York Horse Shows’ Window Decorating Contest, and Kevin Babington wins the $100,000 Woodlea Farms Grand Prix. AUDIO – 070813 – Lake Placid Horse Show Wrap This marked the 26th year that the horse…

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Secret Tastes of The Lake Placid Horse Shows

AUDIO – 070413 – Lake Placid Horse Shows – Food

Join us as we get the inside scoop on where to going on the Horse Show Grounds for the best food.. We get the answers directly from the horses mouth.

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O’Shea Wins Grand Prix at Lake Placid Horse Shows -

Paul OShea

Paul O’Shea Wins $75,000 Equine Insurance Services/Great American Grand Prix to Culminate 2013 Lake Placid Horse Show AUDIO – 070113 – Horse Show Grand Prix Winners Paul O’Shea of Ireland rode Primo De Revel to victory in the $75,000 Equine Insurance Services/Great American Grand Prix of Lake Placid to culminate the 44th annual Lake Placid Horse…

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A $4.7 Million Economic Impact from Lake Placid Horse Shows

AUDIO – 062813 – Horse Show Economic Impact 4 point 7 million – Jim McKenna

We have the latest financial estimates on the impact of the Horse Shows in our region from ROOST President Jim McKenna.

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K&J – Interviews Marty Bowman on The Lake Placid Horse Show

K&J – 062613 – Marty Bowman on the Lake Placid Horse Shows

The 44th Anniversary of the Lake Placid Horse Shows presented by Sea Shore Stables is underway. We spoke with Communications Director Marty Bowman on Tuesday afternoon about the event.

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K&J – Lake Placid Horse Shows

K&J – 061813 – Lake Placid Horse Shows – Lori Martin

The Lake Placid Horse Show is June 25th through the 30th and the I Love New York Horse Show runs July 2nd through the 7th. We spent some time with Lori Martin..  She’s the executive director of the Lake Placid Horse show Association.

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Committee Auctions Complete Winter Carnival Button Collection

WINTER CARNIVAL COMMITTEE SELLING FULL SET OF TRUDEAU BUTTONS ON EBAY – AUCTION ENDS FEB. 11 SARANAC LAKE – The Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Committee Monday, Feb. 4 listed a full set of Garry Trudeau-designed Winter Carnival buttons on the eBay auction website to raise money for the annual event. The highly collectible set includes…