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!
Oscar Nominated Shorts
See all the nominees for the 2016 Best Oscar Shorts & Documentaries
The Not Too Far From Home Comedy Tour
Join us for a night of laughs
National Theatre Live: Les Liasons Dangereuses
An irresistible tale of seduction, intrigue and betrayal
Winter Workshops & Classes
Winter... Still... Life... Juried Art Show
Main Street Gallery Store and Ticket Center

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.

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!

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!

...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
01/08/16 to 02/06/16

Opening Reception: Friday, January 8 from 5 PM to 7 PM

02/06/16 - 01:00pm

An irresistible tale of seduction, intrigue and betrayal

02/06/16 - 07:30pm
The Not Too Far From Home Professional Stand Up Comedy Tour stars comedian Aaron David Ward and his hand-picked fellow comedians who work throughout the Northeast and Midwest on a...
02/08/16 - 04:00pm to 05:00pm

Date: 2/8
Ages: 4 to 5
Time: 4:00 to 5:00 pm

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