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!
La Fille du Regiment
a Met Opera live in HD broadcast
2019 Oscar Nominated Short Films
Koresh Dance Company
Live on the LPCA Stage!
Mwenso & The Shakes
Live on the LPCA Stage!
Black & White Juried Show
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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!

Plan Your Visit

Find our hours of operation, locations, recommendations for dining and lodging, and all the information you need to enjoy an event at the LPCA. 

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
02/21/19 - 04:00pm to 05:30pm

Create colorful masks using a variety of techniques!

02/21/19 - 05:30pm to 08:00pm

Start simply. Learn basic techniques from a local ceramics designer!

02/20/19 to 02/22/19

In-School Residency Opportunity

02/23/19 - 11:00am
For the 14th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on Feb. 8th. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live...
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