Whether you travel for the food, the arts, or the great outdoors, there is something happening here for you all year long! Check out our curated list of fun events in Saratoga Springs, NY.

March, 2019
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Mon March 4, 2019 Food Futures: Food Justice, Sustainability and Well-being

A panel discussion on the future of food in America. 12:00pm at the Tang Teaching Museum at Skidmore College.

Sat March 9, 2019 SPAC’s Winter Ball: Into the Pines

The Hall of Springs is transformed into a wooded wonderland for this annual affair. With vibrant live music, catering by Mazzone Hospitality, an open bar and raffle tickets, this formal event is a winter favorite. From 7:00pm – 11:00pm at the Hall of Springs in the Saratoga Spa State Park.

Thu March 14, 2019 The Sea

The Sea is an upstate New York indie folk-pop duo gaining national acclaim. 8:00pm at Caffe Lena.

Sun March 17, 2019 Glens Falls Symphony Orchestra

Featuring three major pieces by Beethoven, Bach and Bernstein. 4:00pm at Zankel Music Center at Skidmore College

Thu March 21, 2019 Orin Swift Wine Dinner

This 5-course dinner is being paired with California’s Orin Swift wines. 6:00pm at Prime at Saratoga National

Sat March 23, 2019 Dancing through the Decades: A Retro Rendezvous

A “dress your favorite decade” party with four distinct decade specific dancing rooms. Enjoy a 1920s speakeasy style fete, 1930s and 1940s style jazz, 1950s malt shop toons and 1960s and 1970s boogie nights! At Homemade Theater in the Saratoga Spa State Park.

April, 2019
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Thu April 4, 2019 Brown Bag Lecture: Katrina Trask Gateway Memorial

The central feature of Congress Park’s 1922 Katrina Trask Gateway Memorial was its beautiful Adirondack stones, transported from near Schroon River by boat, rail, and horse-drawn sleigh for the special effect of their pink, green, white and black mineral components.

The Gateway’s ornate iron gate with its Gothic style cast pillars led to the Katrina Trask House, a center for women’s activities. The original landscaping included white pines, which were featured in every Trask Memorial, and carefully preserved mature forest trees. As the City finishes work on the Gateway, Artist Rumara Jewett will describe its history and significance featuring readings from both George F. Peabody and Mrs. Trask.

Presented at the Saratoga Springs Public Library.

Fri April 5, 2019 Wheels of Change: Cars & Culture of the 1960s

Opening night of Saratoga Automobile Museum’s new feature exhibition: Wheels of Change: Automobiles of the 1960s.

Sat April 13, 2019 Blue Needs You 8k

The 5th annual ‘Blue Needs You‘ 8K Run is a unique race to support individuals seeking temporary respite from harsh winter conditions at Code Blue Saratoga Emergency shelter. The race begins at the High Rock Park pavilion.

Sat April 13, 2019 Opening Weekend of Cornell Hill Fire Tower

The Historic Cornell Hill Fire Tower and Fire Ranger observer’s cabin will be open for those who want to get a birds-eye view of the Adirondack park while learning about the life of a fire tower monitor.  You can climb the tower and visit the re-created Fire Ranger Cabin.  Hosted in the Wilton Wildlife Preserve and Park.

Sat April 20, 2019 Barefoot in the Park at Spa Little Theater

Marriage isn’t easy. Corie is a romantic free spirit. Paul is a conservative young lawyer. This classic romantic comedy follows these newlyweds as their dream marriage and five-story walk-up apartment fall apart in front of their very eyes. This hilarious and profoundly touching play by Tony and Pulitzer Prize winner Neil Simon explores universal questions about love, compatibility and relationships. Sometimes unpacking the emotional baggage is the biggest move of all.

Sat April 27, 2019 Saratoga Invitational at Fish Creek Marina

Hosted by the Saratoga Rowing Association, the Annual Saratoga Invitational draws dozens of teams and hundreds of boats. It’s a competitive and fast event that will even thrill first-time spectators.

May, 2019
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Sat May 4, 2019 Derby Party at the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame

Enjoy a live airing of the Kentucky Derby while exploring the exhibits throughout the museum. With food and wine tastings, live music and a classic photo booth, this event is a local favorite each year! And at Saratoga Arms, we have a Kentucky Derby Weekend Package…If you can’t be at Churchill Downs, why not come to Saratoga!

Tue May 7, 2019 Off the Shelf with Anna Quindlen at Skidmore College

Beloved bestselling author Anna Quindlen will discuss her new book Nanaville with Joe Donahue of WAMC Northeast Public Radio as part of the Off the Shelf series. Gannett Auditorium, in Skidmore College’s Palamountain Hall.

Thu May 9, 2019 Brown Bag Lecture: Saratoga Lake and Her Lost Steamboats

Join Captain Hal T. Raven, owner of the Adirondack Cruise and Charter Company for a look back in time at the elegant steamboats and hotels that once graced Saratoga Lake. Relive the golden years of Saratoga Lake!

Presented at the Saratoga Springs Public Library.

Sat May 11, 2019 15th Annual Tour of the Battenkill

Dirt roads. A covered bridge. 5,000 feet of elevation gain. Get ready to challenge yourself like never before at one of America’s largest single-day road races: The Tour of the Battenkill. The 15th Annual “Queen of the Classics” is returning to upstate New York including a fun, all-inclusive party with plenty of food and craft beer!

Starting from the Washington County Fairgrounds in Greenwich, NY.

Sat May 11, 2019 Saratoga Preservation Foundation's Historic Homes Tour

This annual walking tour gives participants unprecedented access to seven beautiful homes in Saratoga’s East Side neighborhood.

Sat May 18, 2019 2019 Spring Auto Show at the Saratoga Automobile Museum

Come to the beautiful Saratoga Springs Spa State Park, while enjoying the beautiful cars on the lawn.

Sat May 18, 2019 Saratoga Brewfest at the Saratoga Polo Fields

The annual Saratoga Brewfest is returning for the biggest and best Brewfest yet! Make your way to the winner’s circle as you race through the best selection of craft beers you’ve ever seen in Saratoga. With more than 160 craft beers from 80+ breweries available to sample, there’s no telling which brew will be the front-runner.

Sun May 19, 2019 Goat Yoga at the Saratoga Winery

Enjoy a gentle flow outdoor yoga session, goat snuggling and a glass of wine after class.

Thu May 23, 2019 Memorial Day Parade

The best place to view a downtown parade is from the Saratoga Arms front porch!

Fri May 24, 2019 Sawyer Fredericks at Caffe Lena

Singer-songwriter Sawyer Fredericks, hailing from his family’s farm in central New York, is fast establishing himself as an authentic original, Americana artist with an old soul. His deep, beyond-his-years lyrics and melodies, raw, soulful vocals, and powerful live performances have attracted an ever growing number of devoted fans of all ages, selling out shows throughout the US. As a folk/blues singer-songwriter, who cut his teeth at local farmers markets and at Caffe Lena’s open mic, Sawyer seemed an unlikely match for reality TV, but quickly won over broad audiences with his genuine delivery and unique arrangements of classic songs, going on to win season 8 of NBC’s The Voice.

June, 2019
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Sun June 2, 2019 Opera Saratoga at the Mansion Inn

This special concert featuring opera and musical theater selections by George and Ira Gershwin, and their many collaborators. The Mansion Inn hosts this supper club event featuring cabaret style table seating, with a delicious menu of Gershwin inspired food and drink available for purchase.

Tue June 18, 2019 Dead & Company

Playing at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center at 7:00pm.

Sat-Sun June 29-30, 2019 Saratoga Jazz Festival

This Saratoga tradition boasts two stages of jazz over two days. In it’s 42nd year, the Saratoga Jazz Festival is one of the most celebrated and longest running jazz events in the world. With 22 musicians on this year’s roster, this event is a must.

July, 2019
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Tue-Wed July 2-3, 2019 Phish

Playing at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center at 7:30pm.

Fri July 5, 2019 Jackson Browne

Playing at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center at 7:30pm.

Fri-Sat July 12-13, 2019 Dave Matthews Band

Playing at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center at 8:00pm.

Sun July 14, 2019 Tedeschi Trucks Band

Playing at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center at 7:00pm.

Tue-Sat July 16-20, 2019 New York City Ballet

New York City Ballet at Saratoga Performing Arts Center.

Sun July 21, 2019 Heart with Special Guests Sheryl Crow and Lucie Silvas

Playing at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center at 7:30pm.

Wed July 24, 2019 Rob Thomas with Special Guest Abby Anderson

Playing at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center at 7:30pm.

Fri July 26, 2019 Train/Goo Goo Dolls

Playing at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center at 7:00pm.

Wed-Fri July 31-2, 2019 Philadelphia Orchestra

Philadelphia Orchestra at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center.

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