Never thought there could be a use for a bowling ball on ice? Think again! Introducing FlowerBall, developed by "Flags on the Flower Ice Fishing Gang", a group of ice fisherman who found a way to keep occupied when the fish weren't biting on Lake Flower. FlowerBall is best described as a cross between shuffleboard and curling, and fun!
Learn more on the FlowerBall
BRAINS, nOT BRAWN
The Saranac Lake Winter Carnival has several contests that don't require athletic ability. Here is a sampling.
Woltner Summit contracting Spike of Ice Icicle Contest
Another quirky Winter Carnival event is the Spike of the Ice Icicle Contest in which contestants transport naturally formed icicles to compete for the longest intact icicle.
See the Schedule Page for this year's Day and Time.
Learn more on the Spike of Ice page.
Update: Unfortunately, this event is canceled this year.
Learn more on the Chess Tournament page.