CHANGE!!! The parade will begin at the firehouse on Broadway so there will be NO PARKING from the firehouse to Ampersand Avenue!
The Ice Palace will be closed until damages can be repaired

The Heat Keepers Longest Icicle Contest

Make yours today!!
Icicle Contest
photo by Mark Kurtz

Two ways to Play! 

Photo Entry--Contestants can take a Photo with themselves and the naturally formed icicle, holding a tape measure from the roof edge to the bottom of the icicle. Email the pic, length, and your contact info to by Noon Wednesday 2/2/2022 for Photo Contest.


In-Person Entry--For the Big Prizes! Transport the Icicle to Riverside Park Saturday, 2/5/22 for the In Person Contest. Arrive at 11am to register your icicle, Judging is at Noon. Enjoy the Paul Smiths' Woodsmen Show in between. Take a picture with your family before you bring it in, in case something happens.

1st and 2nd place In-Person Prizes
Choice of $500 credit towards a spray foam project or 4hrs of blower door assisted air-sealing.

3rd place In-Person Prize
$100 gift card for the winter carnival gift shop.

4th and 5th In-Person and 1st, 2nd, 3rd Photo Entries
Choice of Box of LED lightbulbs, Programable Thermostat, or Door Weatherstripping.

ALL entries are eligible for Home Energy Assessments to find where your home is losing heat.

Sponsor: The Heat Keepers

Be sure to Register.

 See the Schedule Page for this year's time and day.




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Guide Boat Realty
Casella Waste Systems Inc.
North Country Community College
Hotel Saranac
Saranac Waterfront Lodge
Adirondack Bank
Taylor Rental
American Management Association
Can-Am Rugby Tournament
Adirondack Health
Coakley Home and Hardware
Saranac Lake Community Solar
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