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First Night 2009 Itinerary of Events

Here is the Saratoga First Night itinerary of events for the 2009 / 2010 New Years holiday celebration on December 31, 2009 - January 1, 2010. Schedule subject to change...

  • Venue Name
  • 6:00
  • 7:00
  • 8:00
  • 9:00
  • 10:00
  • 11:00

5:30pm Opening Ceremonies; 6:00pm Albany Academy Cadet Corps; Food Available

Stamp Cancellation Event 6-11:30pm

Exhibits Open 6-10pm; Food Available

Refreshments in Cafeteria

Food Available

Roast Beef Dinner Served 4:00 to 8:00pm

Food Available

"Winter Wonder Wagon" rides to Beekman Street Art District 6:30-10:30pm

Gallery exhibits, refreshments, pianist Ian Nolan (7 and 90m), craft demos, much more

Open all evening, weather permitting. 50 cents per ride.

(fee for Lasertag and games)

Food available.

Elaina and Mideast Belly Dancers performances begin at 6:30, 7:30 and 8:30

Food Available

Hot air balloon on park grounds 7-9pm

Mark Rabin 6:30, 7:30, 8:30. Tarot Card Readings 7 - 10pm. Exhibits open all evening 6-10pm; Food Available

Crafts for kids 6-9pm; Faces by Ferdinand 7-10pm; Planetarium shows every 20 minutes 7-10pm.

Food Available; Battle of the Bands begins at 5pm.

Captain Squeeze and the Zydeco Moshers at 7, 8:30, 9:30

Junk Music times: 7:45-8:30, 8:45-9:30, 9:45-10:30

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