Holiday > Gifts From Saratoga

There is always someone on your holiday gift list that is so hard to buy for, because, well... they already have everything!
When you are searching for a gift for someone who needs nothing -- or even if you just want to give something unique and close to home -- consider Saratoga.com's recommended local gift ideas below!

Buying great gifts locally is easy with this guide to Saratoga's top gift ideas, created with the help of our Saratoga Springs Fans on Facebook!

Great Ideas For Holiday Gifts From Saratoga

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The Peppermint Pig™

peppermint pig candy

This 120 year old holiday tradition began in Saratoga! The popular, pink Peppermint Pig™ is made locally and available for purchase at Saratoga Sweets and Impressions of Saratoga.

Saratoga Getaway

Adelphi hotel

Who wouldn't love a weekend away, or even a night's stay at a Saratoga Springs hotel or bed & breakfast?

Day At The Spa

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A spa gift certificate for a day of pampering or a soak in a rejuvinating mineral bath at one of the many Saratoga spas would make a great gift for anyone on your list.

Concert Tickets

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Ring in the holiday season with a concert or performance at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center! With everything from orchestra performances to rock/pop concerts, you'll be sure to find the perfect event for that special someone on your list!

Horse-Themed Gifts


Nothing says Saratoga like horses! Reminders of the summer season from Crafter's Gallery or Impressions of Saratoga can be a great way to celebrate the essence of Saratoga racing at holiday time.

Gift Baskets

gift basket

What could be better than a collection of Saratoga items already packaged up and ready to go? Some popular Saratoga venues with great gift basket options include:

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For The Cook

Olive oil

Have someone on your list who loves being in the kitchen? Visit Saratoga Olive Oil Company for an assortment of rich olive oils and other goodies any chef would love.

For The Wine Lover

wine glasses

Saratoga Winery offers a range of local products and art, as well as easily customized gift certificates and gift baskets that are sure to please.

For The Sweet Tooth


Kids and adults alike love to indulge in sweet around the holidays. Some great Saratoga locations for decadent sweets include:

For The Artsy

saratoga paint and sip

Get a gift certificate, or plan an art night together at Saratoga Paint and Sip Studio where brush meets canvas and mouth meets cocktail!

For The Spirited

martini with olives

For wines and other beverages, Purdy's Discount Wines and Liquors or Crush & Cask Wine & Spirits -- these venues have some of the best selection and prices in town so you can have a fully-stocked bar or pick up a bottle of something special for those on your list.

For The Pets

irish setter in the snow

Don't forget the four-legged friends on your list! This holiday season, pick up some tasty treats or toys at Sloppy Kisses or Dawgdom.

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Professional Massage


An indulgent massage from a skilled Saratoga massage therapist is something that can be for him or her... or him and her! A professional massage may be just what the doctor ordered in the midst of a busy holiday season.

Winter Suntan

tanning legs

Give him or her a gift certificate to a Saratoga tanning salon to get a spray tan for a sunny, summer glow during the harsh, winter months.

Festive Nails Or Facial


Treat the girls on your list to a mani/pedi in advance of the holidays! Choose from Saratoga salons and spas so their faces and nails look gorgeous for the holidays.

Fashion Forward

clothing rack in downtown saratoga

Add a touch of class to her wardrobe with a stylish new outfit, trendy shoes, boots or accessories from great local boutiques! Not sure of her size or style? Pick up a gift card!


woman doing yoga

Gift the gift of relaxation! Help someone special on your list wind down after the busy holiday season with a gift certificate to a local yoga studio.

Dinner Out

enjoying dinner together

The Saratoga dining scene is one of a kind, and a gift certificate to one of the many fine Saratoga restaurants is sure to please.

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Capture Memories

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Schedule a family portrait or photo shoot with local photographers to create a timeless treasure for parents, grandparents and family to cherish.

Sparkling Jewelry

pearls and gold

Pick up some beautiful, original jewelry hand-crafted by local Saratoga jewelers.

Fragrant Flowers

calla lilies flower bouquets

Potted plants or a bouquet of flowers from a Saratoga florist can help bring cheer, some lively greenery, and beautiful blossoms to winter homes!

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Home Accents

festive candles

Find ornate dinnerware, antiques and unique home accents at many local downtown stores. From Turkish Bazaars to antique stores, shopping in Saratoga offers it all.


mountainscape painting

Pick up an original painting or print artwork from the galleries in Beekman Street Art District, or one of the many Saratoga art galleries for an art piece that is both beautiful and local.


clock face

Whether to make a stately impression or for functionality - or both - clocks are a unique and thoughtful holiday gift. Time Square in Clifton Park offers a great selection of attractive timepieces, including a wide variety of clocks, watches and other gifts.

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On The Slopes

downhill skiing

Ski enthusiasts would love some new gear from Alpine Ski Shop or a gift certificate for skiing at a nearby ski mountains.

On The Slots

woman winning at a casino

Know someone who likes to have fun and take chances? A gift of gambling at Saratoga Casino and Raceway can be just the thing to chase away the winter blues!

On The Trails

hiker at the summit

Common Man Books offers helpful guides for those who love to hike, bike and explore the local trails. Hiking, biking and kayaking guides to local areas make great gifts for the outdoor adventurist on your list.

On The Green

golfer teeing off

Pick up a gift certificate to local golf clubs for the golf lover in your family so they can enjoy golf even when there is snow on the ground!

On The Water

surfer indoors

Whether shopping for a couple or for a family, a gift certificate to the Great Escape Lodge & Indoor Waterpark (open year-round) makes a great gift, especially good for those hard-to-buy-for people on your list!

On The Run

tea room

Begin the New Year with 5K! Grab registrations for the First Night Saratoga 5K Run for the runners on your list - plus, stick around after for the huge New Years event!

Looking for more?

Take a trip shopping downtown to discover more unique, local finds, including great shops and restaurants where you can grab a gift certificate if you have trouble deciding on what to get!


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