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 Fanciulla del West
a Met Opera live in HD broadcast
Samson et Dalila
a Met Opera live in HD broadcast
Preview: The Tenant
A new dance play featuring James Whiteside
Joy to the Children
Free Workshop: A Taste of Circus
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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.

Dining & Lodging

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!

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!

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!

...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
10/20/18 - 01:00pm

a Met Opera Live in HD broadcast

10/22/18 - 06:00pm to 09:00pm

Create a custom clay work of art, inspired by nature

10/23/18

For ages 2 to 12 years old

10/25/18 - 04:15pm to 05:15pm

Decorate your own trick or treat goodie bag

Enewsletter Signup

From weekly events to workshop announcements, our E-Newsletters keep you updated and informed on all things LPCA.

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