2021 POSTERS AND BUTTONS ARE AVAILABLE!
buttons by Garry Trudeau
The collectible button designed by "Doonesbury" cartoonist Garry Trudeau for the 2021 Saranac Lake Winter Carnival is now on sale! Trudeau, who was raised in Saranac Lake, has been creating our button design since 1981 to benefit the Saranac Lake Winter Carnival.
The button costs $5 and is available at the following local merchants: Ampersound, Adirondack Wine and Liquor, Blue Moon Cafe, Bear Essentials, Coakley's Hardware, Fusion Market, Hyde Mobil Broadway, Hyde Mobil Lake flower, Kinney Drugs, Lakeview Deli, Rusty Nail, Saranac Lake Wine and Liquor, Tops Grocery, Village Mercantile.
Buttons will also be sold during Winter Carnival at its gift shop and headquarters located at the ROOST Office at 193 River Street. After carnival, buttons can be purchased by mail order or at the Saranac Lake Area Chamber of Commerce at 39 Main Street in the Town Hall.
MAIL ORDER - buttons
PLEASE CALL FOR AVAILABILITY OF PAST BUTTONS BEFORE ORDERING!
Winter Carnival Buttons and Past Carnival Buttons are available through mail order. Mail request to Barbara Martin at PO Box 566 Saranac Lake NY, 12983.
Make payment payable to Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Committee. All buttons are $5 each. There is an additional cost for shipping based on quantity of Button order. 1-4 $4 5-8 $6 9 or more $7
( prices subject to change)
If ordering Past buttons please call Barb at 518-891-2382 to check for availability.
Past Winter Carnival buttons are also available for $5 through mail order by contacting Barb Martin at (518) 891-2382. There is an additional cost for shipping based on quantity of buttons ordered: 1-4 - $4, 5-8 - $6, 9 or more - $7 (prices subject to change). The address to send payment for buttons is: Saranac Lake Winter Carnival, PO Box 566, Saranac Lake, NY 12983. Do not send payment to this address until you speak with Barb Martin first as some buttons may not be available.
Posters by Garry Trudeau
Garry Trudeau began designing collectible posters (17" x 25") as fundraisers for the benefit of Winter Carnival.
Trudeau signed 100 posters which cost $70 each including tax. There is an additional cost for shipping if local pick-up is not possible. Signed posters are available to purchase starting January 2, on or after that date you can contact Jeff Dickson by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at (518) 891-4344. Those who have purchased signed posters in the past should contact Mr. Dickson to continue the numbered series. Unclaimed numbered posters will be made available to the public on a first come/first served basis. Contact Mr. Dickson to be placed on the waiting list.
A raffle will be held for signed poster #1. Sales are limited to 100 raffle tickets at a cost of $5 each. Tickets are available from Mr. Dickson until the opening of carnival on January 31, and then they're available at carnival headquarters and gift shop (193 River Street) until the carnival ends on February 9. **UPDATE: Congrats to Nancy and Larry Cohen of Denville, NJ who won the raffle for signed poster #1 by Garry Trudeau! Thanks to all who participated in the raffle; it's one of the fundraisers that helps to keep the Carnival going.**
Unsigned posters are for sale at Ampersound (52 Main Street) beginning on 12/20 and at the Saranac Lake Area Chamber of Commerce (39 Main Street) beginning on 12/26, payment is by cash only. They will also be sold at our headquarters and gift shop during Winter Carnival. The cost for an unsigned poster is $15 including tax. In addition to current year posters, some prior year unsigned posters are still available for $10. Years 2012 and 2017 are completely sold out. To purchase a poster by mail, contact Mr. Dickson. There is an additional cost for shipping.