If only “winter break” meant you could actually get a break from winter… instead, the kids are off of school, and for many families, that means they are sitting in front of the television or computer screen. But not this year. This year, you are prepared because you are here getting ideas for a FUN winter break. Here are our top picks.
3 Doors Down Acoustic Concert, Albany – February 17 | 8:00PM
Get your tickets now! The three-Grammy nominated 3 Doors Down has been rockin’ the stage since 1995 and comes to The Egg for their acoustic tour. Bring your teens for a winter break they will never forget.
Chinese New Years Calendars, Glens Falls – February 18 | 11:00AM – 1:00PM
Perfect for younger children, the World Awareness Children’s Museum in Glens Falls host many stimulating events and classes. Learn about the Chinese lunar calendar and make one of your own!
Family Hike at Amy’s Park, Bolton Landing – February 19 | 9:30AM – 11:00AM
Want to go on an adventure the whole family will love? Check out Amy’s Park family hike event. And the best part…it’s free! Hike or snowshoe through the 1.5 mile frozen beaver bond trail and look for signs of all the Adirondack wildlife.
Campfire Stories & Songs, Saratoga – February 20
6:30PM – 7:30PM
Gather ’round the campfire for stories & songs, enjoy s’mores, make a few wintery crafts and try your luck at a penguin bean bag toss. The “Paws4Reading” tutors will also be attending.
Phantoms vs. Albany, Glens Falls – February 21 | 7:00PM
Attend an action-packed Phantoms vs. Albany hockey game at the Glens Falls Civic Center. Grab some hotdogs and chips and take a seat and have the perfect Friday night out.
Ballston Spa Winter Fun Festival, Ballston Spa – February 22 | 11:00AM – 8:00PM
The 19th Annual Ballston Spa Winter Fun Festival is just that, great family winter fun this break! Sled or toboggan the famous Bath Street hill or attend the washtub ice fishing on Front Street. Bundle up and enjoy live music at night.
Looking for more? There are plenty of opportunities for winter fun in the Saratoga region, and don’t forget you can cap the weekend off with fun at the Lake George Winter Carnival final weekend.