See a Show... Take a Class... Explore the Arts...

This year, the LPCA enters its 42nd year. What began as a dream to bring the visual and performing arts to the North Country has grown into one of the largest and most exciting art centers in upstate New York. We invite you to explore everything the LPCA has to offer. From exciting classes to dynamic performances, the LPCA provides you with an experience you won't forget!
Reason2Smile World Music Festival
Celebrating world culture here in Lake Placid
Irish Comedy Tour
A fast-paced combination of Irish-fueled comedy, music and dance!
Patrick's Day
A part of the Manhattan Short Feature Film Project
Weibrecht AfterSchool Workshops
From Drawing and Theatre to Pottery and Ukelele, we encourage students of all ages to try their hands at something new each season.
In the Gallery: The Black & White Show
Upcoming Events

Bringing a world of arts to your doorstep.

Located in beautiful Lake Placid, New York, the LPCA is the North Country's most comprehensive and flexible multi-arts center. Located just minutes from Lake Placid's Main Street at 17 Algonquin Drive, the LPCA is Lake Placid's first stop for world class entertainment and arts education.

Upcoming Events

From fanstastic concerts to amazing theatre, the LPCA has something for everyone.  You won't want to miss what is coming soon to the LPCA stage!

Become a Member and Save

Ticket sales only cover 30% of keeping the arts alive in Lake Placid.  Plus members receive special discounts on select shows.  Become a member today!

Plan Your Trip

No trip to the LPCA is complete without visiting one of our restaurant or hotel partners before or after the show.  They can provide the perfect start or finish to any night!

...dedicated to presenting and fostering quality arts, which inspire, enrich, educate and entertain people of all ages.
Lake Placid Center for the Arts

The Lake Placid Center for the Arts is a year-round performing and visual Arts Facility.  Located in the Adirondack Park of Northern New York, the LPCA consistently presents arts of the highest caliber in music, dance and theatre performances, film exhibitions and visual arts presentations. 

In addition, the Arts Center provides special arts-in education programs, workshops and residencies for aspiring and renowned artists.

The Arts Center is the home of the Lake Placid School of Ballet, LPCA Children's Theatre, Community Theatre Players, as well as the Summer home of the Lake Placid Sinfonietta.

Upcoming Events
03/04/15 - 03:45pm

Ages: 7 to 10
Dates: 4/4, 4/11

03/05/15 - 03:30pm

Age: 5 to 7
Dates: 3/5, 3/12, 3/19

03/05/15 - 07:30pm
Between March 5 and 8. 2015, one feature film will debut in cinemas across the United States in the 3rd Annual Feature Film Project. Audiences at each venue will be asked if this...
03/07/15

Celebrating world culture here in Lake Placid

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