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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. 

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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!
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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!
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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!
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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 the BBQ, watch the rodeo, and have a memorable time!
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Art in Mind Creative Wellness Studio
Glenville, NY
Art in Mind Creative Wellness Studio offers a variety of services, classes, and entertainment for all ages and abilities. This interactive and educational art studio is a space to learn, create, relax, experiment, and above all, have fun.
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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
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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 and a one-of-a-kind Riverwalk tour. FAMILY FRIENDLY!
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The Fun Spot
Queensbury, NY
Come to The Fun Spot for exceptional family entertainment! This Queensbury hotspot features go-karts, mini-golf, laser tag, and so much more.
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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.
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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 Take riding lessons, learn hormanship, and chiropractics or give your kids a treat and let us host your next birthday party!
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The Great Escape & Hurricane Harbor
Queensbury, NY
The Great Escape & Hurricane Harbor is now open and has over 135 rides and attractions, with something for the whole family. Don't miss The Comet, one of the world's top roller coasters! Reserve your visit today at sixflags.com/reserve
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Adventure Family Fun Center
Queensbury, NY
Adventure Family Fun Center in Queensbury features an arcade, bumper cars, go karts, laser tag, a rock wall, paintball, and so much more. Currently, only the go-karts are open in accordance with state guidelines for attractions.
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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!
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WildPlay Thacher
Voorheesville, NY
Check out a classic course, an extreme course, a kids course, and a single "What's to Fear" jump at WildPlay Thacher, where you can get wild when you visit Thacher State Park near Albany, NY.
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Into the Woods Farm & Goat Yoga In The Woods NY
Middle Grove, NY
Into The Woods Farm is a small educational farm situated in the Adirondack foothills in the town of Middle Grove, NY, just 25 minutes from downtown Saratoga Springs. We offer all season programming including goat yoga & hikes/snowshoe/Farm adventures
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Camp Little Notch
Fort Ann, NY
Situated on 443 acres of pristine wilderness, including an 80-acre private lake, Camp Little Notch is an Adirondack summer camp and outdoor center offering 6 weeks of programs for girls and a 1-week program for boys.
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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.
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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!
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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 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 a zipline, high and low ropes course, climbing tower and more!
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.
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.