Opening Ceremony celebrating 40 years since the 1980 Lake Placid Olympic Games

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (WCAX) The 40th Anniversary of the 1980 Lake Placid Olympics celebration continues into next week.

Last night the Torch Run and Olympic Cauldron lighting was held in the village. Former and current Olympians, dignitaries, community members and volunteers from the 1980 Games all gathered to celebrate.