Your Guide to Saratoga Springs NY

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Planning a visit to Saratoga? Use this guide to see it all! Find the Saratoga lodging, restaurants, community information and activities that fit your lifestyle! Whether you are planning your next Saratoga Race Course summer season, or want to hit the trails in winter, you can find information on hotels, inns and resorts, restaurants, pubs and nightclubs as well as golf courses, shopping and day spas. Then browse Saratoga events, arts and entertainment, activities, attractions and more! For everything from travel and tourism information to locals finding the latest nightlife and news articles in Saratoga Springs, is your go-to source for the Spa City.


Relax & Renew at Saratoga Springs. The famed mineral springs of this historic city attracted Victorian society each summer to partake of curative waters, enjoy elegant resort living and cheer on their favorite horses at the Saratoga Racetrack. You too can enjoy the beauty of this charming city at the many fine inns, resorts and hotels located in the Saratoga area. Plan your escape today!


Monuments, Museums and Battlefields: Once you've relaxed, dined, danced, teed off and bet a Trifecta, you'll also want to discover the many museums and attractions throughout Saratoga County. Historians consider the crucial Battle of Saratoga the turning point in our War of Independence. At the Saratoga National Historic Park, you can relive the struggle of an emerging nation... more »


Saratoga: A Racing Tradition "And The Race Is Off!" - Every summer since 1863, visitors have flocked to the historic Saratoga Race Course for exciting thoroughbred horse racing (except 3 years during World War II). The popular Travers Stakes at Saratoga is the oldest major thoroughbred horse race in the US! Steeped in tradition, the racetrack is inextricably a part of Saratoga Springs making August in Saratoga the place to be... more about this year's Saratoga meet »

Downtown Saratoga

Cozy Shops & Eateries... Saratoga restaurants and bistros line the charming tree-lined streets of Downtown... the perfect spot to spend the day. Unique one-of-a-kind shops offer everything from designer clothing, fashionable shoes and hats to gourmet food, souvenirs and more. Art galleries on Broadway and in the Beekman Street area display their creative wares. And Congress Park's green spaces and paved walkways invite you to enjoy a casual stroll or a ride on the lovingly restored wooden carousel! more about downtown Saratoga Springs »


The Saratoga Performing Arts Center is an acoustically ideal outdoor amphitheater that has become as much a part of Saratoga's summer tradition as thoroughbred racing. Situated amid the beauty of Saratoga Spa State Park, SPAC is traditionally the summertime home of the NYC Ballet and the Philadelphia Orchestra. Popular performing artists, from every musical genre, play to sell out crowds, many enjoying the concert from 'the lawn' ...more » 5 Stars!
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Saratoga Holiday Guide

The holiday season has arrived in Saratoga Springs! Check out popular holiday events, great Capital Region gift ideas, and more in our Saratoga Holiday Guide!

Festival of Trees!

Don't miss the popular annual event, the Saratoga Festival of Trees, from November 30 -  December 4! Tour the festive holiday display at the Saratoga Springs City Center, and check out more great events!

Winter Restaurant Week

The 12th annual Saratoga County Winter Restaurant Week is happening December 2 - 8! Enjoy a 3-course meal for a fantastic price at participating Saratoga County restaurants!

Bike-Sharing Program

Four cities in the Capital Region, including Saratoga Springs, will feature a new bike-sharing system starting in 2017. E-News: Deals, Events, Specials and More!

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Upcoming Events

Saratoga Festival of Trees

Today until Sun, Dec 4, 2016

The 12th Annual Saratoga County Winter Restaurant Week

Today until Thu, Dec 8, 2016

5th Annual Santacon Saratoga Springs

Sat, Dec 17, 2016

19th Annual First Night Saratoga 5K Run

Sat, Dec 31, 2016

First Night Saratoga 2017 - A Night of Magic

Sat, Dec 31, 2016 until Sun, Jan 1, 2017

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Upcoming Nightlife Events

DJ Nick Papa Giorgio at Vapor


Karaoke With Senecals Production

Today until Sun, Dec 4, 2016

Let's Hang On

Sun, Dec 4, 2016

Marshall Tucker Band at Vapor

Thu, Dec 8, 2016

Big Sky Country

Fri, Dec 9, 2016

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Lodging Specials

Albany Marriott Hotel > Holiday Party at the Albany Marriott
Christ the King Spiritual Life Center > FREE Breakfast with an Overnight Stay
Longfellows Hotel & Conference Center > Extended Stay Packages
Six Flags Great Escape Lodge > New Year’s Splashin’ Eve
Hyatt Place Saratoga/Malta > Romance Package
The Lewis House > Weekdays Special
Saratoga Arms > Saratoga Springs Honeymoon Package
Desmond Hotel & Conference Center > Stay, Park and Fly Albany Airport Hotel Package
Saratoga Escape Lodges and RV Resort > Book 3 Nights, Get 4th FREE

Local Coupons

Saratoga Clay Arts Center > Free Lesson - KIDS & CLAY
Carson's Woodside Tavern > Bud Light Draft, LaBatt Blue Draft Special - Every Thursday
Value Van Taxi & Car Service > Save $2 on Taxi and Car Services
Chips Landscaping > Discounted Summer Workshop Sessions
Boca Bistro > Happy Hour at Boca Bistro
Total Tan - Saratoga Springs > Buy 1 Single UV or Spray Tan Session, Get 1 Single UV or Spray Tan Session FREE!
Sanctuary Medical Spa & Laser Center > Dynamic SkinMedica Duo
TCT Federal Credit Union > Holiday Personal Loan Special
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