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When Is The Carousel In Congress Park Open?

Congress Park Carousel - Saratoga Springs NY The Congress Park Carousel is open for the late spring and summer season in Saratoga Springs NY.

SARATOGA SPRINGS NY — Are the kids ready to go for a spin? The Carousel in Congress Park is an historic wooden carousel that has all the charm of yesteryear with all the enjoyment of today. The carousel usually opens for the year in early May for weekends only, until the school year ends in mid to late June, then operates daily from late morning until dusk. After Labor Day, the carousel returns to weekend-only hours.

For just a buck per ride, you can keep the kids entertained and snap some really great photos for your brag book! The Carousel is a favorite among all the cheap things to do in Saratoga. And who could ask for a more beautiful setting than Congress Park?

Carousel operating hours for 2015 (weather dependent):

May 8 - June 20, 2015
Friday 4pm - 8pm
Saturday 11am - 8pm
Sunday 12pm - 8pm
Also Open Memorial Day, Monday, May 25th

June 20 - September 7, 2015
7 Days A Week
11am - 8pm

Sept 11 - October 31, 2015
Friday 4pm - 8pm
Saturday 11am - 8pm
Sunday 12pm - 8pm

The Carousel is open through Halloween this year, which is October 31st. It is also open for many special events in Saratoga Springs, including the Victorian Streetwalk in December and First Night Saratoga on New Years Eve.

So the next time you are out in Saratoga with the little ones, take them for a treat that is sure to please—the Congress Park Carousel. Kids love it, and you might just find yourself enjoying it too!

Call (518) 587-3550 x2555 for additional details on hours, rain dates and other information on the Congress Park Carousel.

Learn about the history of the carousel in Congress Park!

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