Frozen Fire & Lights

Inlet's Winter Carnival

Annual event held the last Saturday in February

The 17th annual Frozen Fire & Lights will be held on Saturday, February 23, 2019

Fern Park (11 Loomis Road, Inlet, NY) and Arrowhead Park (160 Route 28, Inlet, NY)

New for 2019! We are going to be flying kites!  Don't miss it!

There will be a kite decorating workshop and then someone from the American Kitefliers Association will show us the correct way to fly our freshly decorated kites.

Please note - there will not be any 120 races this year.

Free sledding, ice skating, snowshoeing , and cross-country skiing at Fern Park all day, every day!  Bring your own equipment.  Skate, ski, and snowshoe rentals are available downtown at Pedals & Petals.


Schedule (subject to change):

  • Free Pancake Breakfast & Rummage Sale: 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. at Inlet Community Church. Benefits their Mexico Mission trip to build an orphanage.
  • Coronation: 10 a.m. in front of Inlet Town Hall.
  • Noah's Ark Animal Workshop: 10 a.m. - noon in the Senior Room of Inlet Town Hall. Make your own stuffed animal. Benefits the Inlet Youth Commission.
  • Free Face Painting: 10 a.m. - noon in the Senior Room of Inlet Town Hall.
  • Book Sale: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the Inlet Public Library.
  • Concession: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. at Fern Park. *** No concession signed up at this time ***
  • Skishoe Demos: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. at Fern Park
  • Cardboard Sled Race: 1 p.m. at Fern Park. Registration begins at 12:15 p.m. in the warming room of the pavilion.  Click here for a registration form.  Click here for a printable cardboard sled poster.
  • Pizza Tasting: 1-3 p.m. at The Bay Cafe and Market
  • Kite Decorating & Flying: 2:00-4:30 p.m. at The Woods Inn. 60 free kites will be handed out! Decorating starts at 2:00 in the dining room area, and flying will take place on Fourth Lake.  Click here for a printable kite poster.
  • Free Wine Tasting: 3:00-5:00 p.m. at Fourth Lake Wine & Spirits.
  • Happy Hour: 4:00-6:00 p.m. at The Woods Inn.
  • Bonfire: 5 p.m. at Arrowhead Park. **Please note - there will be "treats" this year.**
  • Fireworks*: 7 p.m. at Arrowhead Park over the frozen snow and ice.
  • Wine & Chocolate Sampling: After the fireworks at Matt's Draft House @ Screamen Eagle Pizza.

Click here for a printable event poster.

This year's fireworks compliments of: Adirondack Bank, Adirondack Fairway B&B, Adirondack ImagesADK Little Cabins, Amidon - The Building Specialists, Big Moose Yamaha, BJ Queen Enterprises, Tim Brownsell, Burkhard-Evans, Central Adirondacks Association, Clark Energy, Construction Effects, Daiker'sDeer Meadows Motel & Cottages, Lynn Durkin, Eagle Bay VillageEZ Mart, Fourth Lake Wine & SpiritsFrisky Otter Tours, Great Pines, The Grill Room @ McCauley Mt., Inlet Barnstormers Snowmobile Club, Inlet Department Store, Inlet Marina, Holly Koeppe, Levi Lumber, Sue Lockyer & Tera Arey, Marina MotelPedals & Petals, Peter's Cottages, Raquette Lake Supply, Risley & Townsend Home Improvement, Rocky Point Properties, Chip & Cindy Sauer, Screamen Eagle Pizza, Scott Stuart Fund for Inlet, Seventh Lake House, Jane Slack, Penny Stuart, Sunset Beach Cottages, Eric Sutherland, TPD&B Bus Services, The Tavern, The Woods Inn.

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