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Great Ideas For Holiday Gifts From Saratoga

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There is always someone on your holiday gift list that is so hard to buy for, because they already have everything! When you are searching for a gift for someone who's difficult to shop for - or even if you just want to give something unique and close to home - consider our recommended local gift ideas below!

Buying great gifts locally is easy with this guide, created with the help of our Saratoga Springs Fans on Facebook!

Local Saratoga Gifts

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 Beer

craft breweries

Have some beer lovers on your list? A growler from Druthers or Artisanal Brew Works would be the perfect gift for anyone who loves a good brew!

For the Book Worms

northshire bookstore

Looking to find the perfect book for the book worm on your list? Check out Northshire Bookstore for a great selection of reads for anyone on your list!

Concert Tickets

Saratoga 150 Logo

Ring in the holiday season with tickets to a concert or performance at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center this summer! From orchestra performances to rock 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! Pick up some reminders of the summer season at Crafters Gallery! This can be a great way to celebrate the essence of Saratoga racing, and the holiday season, at the same time.

Hats, Hats, Hats!

woman wearing a hat

Who doesn't love a festive hat? Check out Lifestyles of Saratoga for a fun gift for the hat lovers on your list! Plus, it will be the perfect addition to their summer wardrobe for track season.

Yummy Treats


For The Cook

saratoga 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 bottles

The Saratoga Winery offers a variety of exceptional wines - a perfect gift for anyone on your list!

For The Sweet Tooth

Kids and adults alike love to indulge in sweets around the holidays. Find some great Saratoga locations for decadent sweets.

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 Pets

Don't forget the four-legged friends on your list! Check out our Holiday Pet Gift Guide this holiday season and pick up some tasty treats and toys.

For The Spirited


For wines and other beverages, 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.


Pampering Gifts


Relax in Saratoga

Looking for a gift for someone who needs to relax? Try a gift certificate to one of the many excellent massage therapy businesses in Saratoga!

Fashion Forward

clothing rack in downtown saratoga

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


Festive Nails Or Facial

Treat the girls on your list to a mani/pedi or a facial for the holidays! Choose from the variety Saratoga salons and spas for a relaxing and glamorous gift.

Day At The Spa

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. Try the Roosevelt Baths & Spa at the Gideon Putnam!


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

Spend a holiday evening together in Saratoga, filled with delicious food and wine! 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 anyone on your list.

From The Heart


Capture Memories

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

Sparkling Jewelry

Pick up some beautiful, original jewelry hand-crafted by local Saratoga jewelers - try deJonghe Original Jewelry right in downtown Saratoga!

Fragrant Flowers

calla lilies flower bouquets

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

For the Home


Home Accents

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

Bring a little piece of Saratoga to an out of town relative this holiday! Pick up an original painting from the galleries in Beekman Street Art District, or one of the many Saratoga art galleries for a local art piece.

Clocks & Watches

Watches and clocks are both unique and thoughtful. Time Square in Clifton Park offers a great selection of attractive timepieces, including a wide variety of clocks, watches, and additional gifts.

For The Adventurous


On The Slopes

downhill skiing

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

On The Ice

Shopping for a sports-lover? What about tickets to an Adirondack Thunder hockey game? It not only makes a great gift, but will bring a great experience for you and your loved ones!


On The Slots

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

On The Green

Pick up a gift certificate to local golf clubs for the golf lover in your family so they can enjoy the sport 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 downtown to shop for more unique, local finds in boutiques or grab a gift card at one of Saratoga's delicious eateries.

If you're still undecided about what to buy, take a look at the Saratoga Downtown Business Association's coupon book offering more than $3,000 in savings from local businesses.

Pick one up at The Adirondack Trust Co. Bank, Celtic Treasures, Crafters Gallery, Cudney's Cleaners, Fallon Wellness Pharmacy, G. Willikers, Impressions, Lifestyles, Northshire Bookstore, Saratoga Guitar, or Spoken Boutique.

Proceeds from the coupon book benefit various special events and programs including the Fall Festival and Victorian Streetwalk.

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