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

This year, the LPCA enters its 45th 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!
Margaret Atwood
Live in Cinemas
The Cashore Marionettes
Redefine the art of puppetry
Pink Martini
with special guest Meow Meow
Fall Dance Classes
Registration day is September 18!
Open Juried Art Show
Gallery 46

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.

New York State Council on the Arts

LPCA programs are made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

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!

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!

...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
09/19/19 - 10:00am

A part of our School Day Matinee Series

09/20/19 - 07:00pm

Discussing the publication of The Testaments, sequel to The Handmaid's Tale

09/24/19 - 06:30pm

Explore the art of improv!

09/24/19 - 07:00pm to 09:00pm

Alexander Technique for Musicians

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