Lake Placid Equestrian Stadium

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Lake Placid Equestrian Stadium
Ceremony 1980 Winter Games.jpg
Location Lake Placid, New York, United States
Capacity 30,000
Surface Grass
Built 1939
Opened 1945 (football)
2003 (equestrian)
The Olympic Cauldron
Lake Placid - Cauldron.jpg

Lake Placid Equestrian Stadium is an equestrian stadium in Lake Placid, New York, USA. The opening ceremonies to the 1980 Winter Olympics were organized in a temporary stadium built next to it, which held 30,000 spectators.


Coordinates: 44°15′47″N 73°57′53″W / 44.262937°N 73.964765°W / 44.262937; -73.964765