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Kids Fun in the Saratoga Area: Indoor & Outdoor Attractions, Birthday Spots & More!

The Saratoga region offers a variety of attractions perfect for kids, families and the young at heart! Explore indoors and outdoors: swing through the treetops, race around a go-kart track, explore local farms, take an arts class, visit a museum, play mini golf... and much, much more! A short drive from downtown Saratoga Springs, you will find area attractions to amuse and delight everyone in your family. Planning a special event? Looking for birthday party spots? There are numerous options to choose from to create treasured childhood memories. 

Six Flags Great Escape Lodge & Indoor Water Park
Six Flags Great Escape Lodge & Indoor Water Park
Queensbury, NY
At Six Flags Great Escape Lodge and Indoor Water Park, just minutes from Lake George, attractions include an indoor water park with breathtaking water slides, lazy river and plenty of soaking wet fun in the tree house.
people moving around on wooden platforms on a treetop course
Adirondack Adventure Center: ADK Treetop Adventures
Lake Luzerne, NY
ADK Treetop Adventures at the Adirondack Adventure Center in Lake Luzerne features a state-of-the-art adventure course through a beautiful forest canopy in the Southeastern Adirondacks. Ride the zip lines, cross the wooden platforms, and have fun!
a display of maple products
Riverside Maple Farms
Glenville, NY
Riverside Maple Farms is much more than just a working farm - it's a year-round destination for maple tastings, tours, events, and family-friendly fun. Try different syrups, tour the facility, and check out all the maple goodies at the retail shop!
Experience the adventure at Mountain Ridge Adventure!
Mountain Ridge Adventure
Mountain Ridge Adventure is the Capital Region's most thrilling treetop challenge course and zip line park located just 30 minutes from Albany, 30 minutes from Saratoga and only 10 minutes from Schenectady.
group photo of girls scouts with officials
Girl Scouts of Northeastern New York
Girl Scouts of Northeastern New York (GSNENY) serves over 10,000 girls and their families across 15 counties in New York State. They can help get your child involved in Girl Scout programs, summer camps, and more.
There is so much to do and see at Ellms Family Farm throughout fall.
Ellms Family Farm
Ballston Spa, NY
For old-fashioned fall activities kids of all ages will love, visit Ellms Family Farm over in Ballston Spa, NY. Create new memories and family traditions as you enjoy pumpkin picking, exploring a corn maze, more!
Adventure Family Fun Center
Adventure Family Fun Center
Queensbury, NY
Filled with an Arcade, Bumper Cars, Go Karts, Laser Tag, Rock Wall, Paintball and so much more, Adventure Family Fun will be a blast for you and the whole family!
A Bead Just So
A Bead Just So
Ballston Spa, NY
A Bead Just So is a full service bead store located minutes from Saratoga Springs in Ballston Spa, NY.
Come Ski With Us!
Gore Mountain
North Creek, NY
Gore Mountain is a premier family ski resort in upstate New York, nestled in the Adirondack Mountains with 110 trails (2,537 vertical ft), 14 lifts, and six on-mountain dining options!
Saratoga Clay Arts Center
Saratoga Clay Arts Center
Schuylerville, NY
Have FUN and EXPLORE your creativity in clay! We provide year-round classes for individuals of all ages. Book an event, attend a class, or visit our gallery TODAY.
Lyrical Ballad Bookstore
Lyrical Ballad Bookstore
Saratoga Springs, NY
Lyrical Ballad Bookstore in downtown Saratoga Springs is the place to find new, used, and even rare books in the Capital Region of New York. Explore our winding halls to find exactly what you are looking for; you will be amazed at what you find!
Olde Saratoga Farms
Olde Saratoga Farms
Schuylerville, NY
RN owned and operated facility. Promoting the passion of equestrian sports! That is our mission at Olde Saratoga Farms. Come to Olde Saratoga Farms! Take riding lessons or give your kids a treat and let us host your next birthday party!
The Candle Collective LLC
The Candle Collective LLC
Ballston Spa, NY
The Candle Collective is a create your own candle studio and retail store located in Ballston Spa New York -- just minutes from Saratoga Springs!
Be treated like Party Royalty with our Party Packages!
Party Palace
Queensbury, NY
Party Palace is the Family Fun Center to visit, with bounce houses, cool inflatable units, and super fun attractions, walk-ins are welcome! Is your child ready to be treated like party royalty? We host kids parties at the best prices in the region!
a Fantail Launch boat with flags along the top poles
Adirondack Cruise & Charter Co.
Saratoga Springs, NY
Discover Saratoga's best kept secret - Saratoga Lake - while aboard one of Adirondack Cruise & Charter Co.'s two beautiful vessels. The company offers private charters and a variety of specialty cruises that are perfect for friends and families.
skiers at West Mountain
West Mountain Ski Area
Queensbury, NY
Go West this winter! Conveniently located just 3 miles off I-87's Exit 18, West Mountain Ski Area is NY State's premier destination for outdoor and family-friendly winter fun, including downhill skiing, snowboarding, and snow tubing.
Sacandaga Outdoor Center
Sacandaga Outdoor Center
Hadley, NY
Located just minutes from Lake George and Saratoga Springs, Sacandaga Outdoor Center boasts the best location on the river. Where the Hudson and Sacandaga Rivers meet in Hadley, NY, you’ll find the best rafting, tubing and kayaking around!
a group of riders holding their hands up at the top of the Comet roller coaster
The Great Escape & Splashwater Kingdom
Queensbury, NY
Located less than 6 miles away from Lake George, NY, The Great Escape & Splashwater Kingdom is the region's premier theme park featuring over 135 rides and attractions, including thrill rides, family rides, and a full outdoor water park.
view of white water rapids and cliffs with text saying Ausable Charm
Ausable Chasm
Ausable Chasm, NY
Grand Canyon of the Adirondacks! Explore the depths of the chasm on up to five miles of scenic walking/hiking trails, one-of-a-kind float trips via raft, and adventure tours such as the Adventure Trail via ferrata and rock climbing. FAMILY FRIENDLY!
Liberty Ridge Farm
Liberty Ridge Farm
Schaghticoke, NY
Liberty Ridge Farm is the perfect destination for the fall season! There is something for everyone, including a corn maze, pumpkin patch, cider donuts, live entertainment, and more.
Park Theater sign and outside photo of building
The Park Theater
Glens Falls, NY
There's always something to do at The Park Theater, from Dancing at the Park to live concerts, musicals, and more. Experience astounding acts in a beautifully restored building right in the heart of Glens Falls.
an aerial view of The Fun Spot
The Fun Spot
Queensbury, NY
Come to The Fun Spot for exceptional family entertainment! They have mini golf, go karts, roller skating, a ninja challenge course, a playground, and more - they even offer childcare and summer camp! This is the place to be for wholesome family fun.
indoor playground with kids on different equipment
We Rock the Spectrum - Ballston Spa
Ballston Spa, NY
Located in Ballston Spa, NY, We Rock the Spectrum features an indoor playground area for kids of all ages. This special gym provides a nurturing and fun environment to foster learning, exploration, and safe & sensory experiences.
bowling balls on a machine
Saratoga Strike Zone
Saratoga Springs, NY
Saratoga Strike Zone is one of the premier family entertainment centers in the Northeast. They feature bowling, bumper cars, redemption arcade, ball pit, VIP Suite and The End Zone sports pub. Call to schedule your outing today! 518-584-6460
child in yoga
Into the Woods Farm & Goat Yoga In The Woods NY
Middle Grove, NY
Home of Goat Yoga In The Woods NY! Into The Woods Farm is a small educational farm situated in the foothills of the Adirondacks, in the town of Middle Grove, New York. Just 25 minutes from downtown Saratoga Springs. We offer all season programming.
The perfect day!
Tubby Tubes Company - Lazy River Tubing & Downhill Tubing
Lake Luzerne, NY
Tubby Tubes is the original and #1 lazy river tubing and downhill tubing company in the area. Kids and Adults love Tubby Tubes! Friendly, experienced guides and staff. Be a "Tubby Tuber"! Only 5 minutes from Lake George.
the outside of the Comic Depot
Comic Depot, LLC
Saratoga Springs, NY
The Comic Depot, conveniently located on Broadway in Saratoga Springs, is your one-stop shop for all your comic and gaming needs. They offer an incredible selection of comics, games, action figures, apparel, and supplies in addition to great events.
cowboy on a horse with lasso
Painted Pony Championship Rodeo
Lake Luzerne, NY
Painted Pony Championship Rodeo is an authentic Western Rodeo in Lake Luzerne, NY that provides fun for the whole family. Enjoy their BBQ, watch the rodeo, and have a memorable time!
Hilltop Paintball Sports Complex
Hilltop Paintball Sports Complex
Fort Plain,
New York's finest paintball sports complex at Hilltop Paintball in Fort Plain, NY. Play on multiple fields for maximum guaranteed fun. Reserve a Party room for your group...picnic areas
Art in Mind - Creative Wellness Studio
Art in Mind - Creative Wellness Studio
Glenville, NY
At Art in Mind Creative Wellness Studio, we provide an artistic space of fun, education, & relaxation, while allowing for expressive freedom in creating art. Let us make your art experience as unique as you are!
Water Slide World Lake George
Water Slide World Lake George
Lake George, NY
Water Slide World is a tropical paradise located in Lake George with over 35 slides, attractions and services. Watch your cares disappear at this family-owned, family-friendly park.
man with large lizard on his back
Uncharted Wild, LLC
Uncharted Wild brings reptiles and other exotic animals to you for a truly thrilling show where you can see these creatures up close and learn all about them from the experts. Think outside the box for your next birthday party or event!
succulent plants in a pot
Revibe
Schuylerville, NY
Revibe is a unique health and wellness center in the Saratoga area that provides essential tools for you to change your life for the better. Browse unique and local products and check out the calendar of events with yoga classes and art classes.
iTheatre Saratoga logo
iTheatre Saratoga
Saratoga Springs, NY
iTheatre Saratoga works to develop the next generation of artists and audiences through theatre productions, workshops, and more. The organization is headed up by talented theatre arts professionals and has welcomed notable theatre guest artists.
Girl on a horse in front of a barn
Riding Instruction by Whitney Mulqueen at Glenham Farm in Saratoga Springs. NY
Saratoga Springs, NY
Come ride right in the Heart of Saratoga! Whitney Mulqueen has over 30 years or expertise in riding, teaching, judging, and showing. Children and adults are taught at all levels. See why clients say her knowledge of the sport is "second to none!"
Dance Factory
Dance Factory
Saratoga Springs, NY
Dianne Sporko-Carola founded The Dance Factory in 1978. Since then, she has instructed over 4000 students. Specializing in children's classes, Ms. Carola has nurtured and instructed children as young as two years old with tremendous success.
Make masks and memories at the World Awareness Children's Museum.
The World Awareness Children's Museum
Glens Falls, NY
The World Awareness Children's Museum brings the adventures and wonders of the world to your kid through interactive exhibitions, multicultural programs, and exciting events. Play games, hear stories, dance, shop, create a travel adventure, and more.
Kids jumping on an inflated sticky Velcro wall while their dad looks on
Jumping Bean Party Rental -- Bounce Houses, Waterslides, Food Machines, Tents, Tables & More
Wilton, NY
We are the best family-owned, full-service party rental company serving Albany, Saratoga, Lake George & surrounding areas. Our inventory includes bouncy houses, water slides, inflatable obstacle courses, food machines, tables, chairs, tents and more!
Saratoga Mini-Golf
Saratoga Mini-Golf
Saratoga Springs, NY
Enjoy Saratoga Mini Golf - a Hole Lot of Fun! Enjoy 18 challenging holes, all new turf and lighting, great ice cream, PLUS discount packages for birthdays, office parties, with private tent. Enjoy mini golf in Saratoga Springs at Saratoga Mini Golf!
Saratoga Regional YMCA
Saratoga Springs, NY
The Y provides a wide variety of youth and family programs, including aquatics, sports, summer camp and child care. The Saratoga Springs facility also offers an adventure course with zipline, high and low ropes course, climbing tower and more!
DeVoe's Rainbow Orchards
Clifton Park, NY
DeVoe's Rainbow Orchards is an apple orchard and country store offering u-pick apples, fresh produce, baked goods, gift baskets, and during the summer, incredible ice cream at Rainbow Delights! Create lifelong memories at this local family farm.
The Children's Museum At Saratoga
Saratoga Springs, NY
A wonderful museum committed to providing positive opportunities for children to learn about science, history, community living and the arts.
Saratoga Regional YMCA - Malta Childcare
Malta, NY
This developmental program fits the needs of the children according to their ages and individual progress for children ages 6 weeks through 5 years old.