First Meeting for 2020 is Tuesday, September 24
Theme for 2020 is 'Myths and Legends!'
The carnival is on January 31-February 9, 2020!

2019 Winter Carnival Queen

RoseAnn Hickey
2019 Queen
photo by Mark Kurtz

RoseAnn Hickey was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, grew up in Delaware and moved to Saranac Lake in 1976 to teach at St. Bernard's School.  She has also worked at Petrova Elementary School in Saranac Lake, was the principal of St. Agnes School in Lake Placid and taught for 20 years at Lake Placid Elementary School before retiring in 2014.  Hickey received her bachelor's degree in elementary education in 1971 from the University of Delaware, and in 1985 she received her master's degree from SUNY Plattsburgh.  She has volunteered for the 1980 Winter Olympics, Ironman, snowshoe and cross-country ski races, and the Relay for Life. She was one of the original board members of the Getaway Youth Center and has been a board member for Creative Healing Connections for women with cancer.  She has been a member of the Harrietstown Zoning Board of Appeals and a member of the Potsdam Kiwanis club. She is the past president of the Beta Mu Chapter of Kappa Gamma Society International.  At St. Bernard's she has sat on the parish council and folk group, and has been youth minister and Eucharistic minister. She has taught confirmation classes and has been a member of the staff at Camp Guggenheim, including director.  She is the youngest child to the late John and Elizabeth Hickey and is very proud to have had two sisters, Patricia and Bette, and a brother, John.

2019 Royal Court
Top Sponsors
Guide Boat Realty
Hotel Saranac
Adirondack Bank
Taylor Rental
American Management Association
Can-Am Rugby Tournament
Casella Waste Systems Inc.
Meet the Winter Carnival royalty.
Recent Info/News
World Premiere of 'Ice Palace, A Love Letter' Movie
2019-10-08 - During the 2016 Saranac Lake Winter Carnival, New York City Filmmaker Mark Burns came to Saranac Lake to capture the process from start to finish of what it takes to make the carnival happen. That year, the weather gave us many challenges, and Mark's camera caught all the drama. We're excited that Mark’s film, 'Ice Palace, A Love Letter', will have its world premiere at the Lake Placid Film Festival on October 27, 2019 at 6:30 p.m.
Administered by Adirondack Teen LLC
Adirondack Teen
© 2019 Saranac Lake Winter Carnival
Celebrating its 123rd anniversary in 2020
Search Saranac Lake Winter Carnival