Download the 2017 Event Schedule here
Updated with changes as of 9 a.m., Friday, Feb. 3, 2017
Event/Athlete Guide contains overall schedule, maps and other information for both athletes and spectators
All schedules are subject to change.
All Empire State Winter Games registered athletes will receive athlete credentials and athlete uniform, and be eligible to march in the "Parade of Athletes" at the Opening Ceremony after receiving their athlete jacket.
- Wednesday: 4 - 6 p.m.
- Thursday: 10 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
- Friday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
- Saturday: 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
- Sunday: 9:30 - 4 p.m.
Thursday, Feb. 2:The Opening Ceremony begins at 6 p.m. Athletes will line up in the USA Rink, beginning at 5:30 p.m. and arriving no later than 5:45 p.m. Use the "Athlete Entrance" on Cummins Road between the Olympic Center and the High School. An official 2017 Empire State Games jacket is required to march in the parade of athletes. No exceptions. Jackets will not be available at the Opening Ceremony. They must be obtained from Athlete Check-in at the Conference Center at Lake Placid during the times listed above.
Mid's Park - ESWGHQ
Friday, Feb. 3: 2 - 6 pm
Saturday, Feb. 4: Noon - 8 pm
Sunday, Feb. 5: 10 am - 2 pm
Join us in downtown Lake Placid! Fireworks sponsored by Young Explosives, medals, s'mores, and more!
marathon skate start/finish line - Saturday
medal ceremony - Saturday
'"MC from Across the Sea" playing all the hits
free hot chocolate & s'mores (Fri 4 - 6 pm; Sat 2 - 6 pm; Sun 12 - 2 pm)
free photo booth
free mechanical surfer rides
fireworks brought to you by Young Explosives, Rochester, NY
noon - 3 p.m.: marathon skate events for the competitive marathon race
3 - 4 p.m.: Citizen's Race and Kid's Race