It’s hard to believe we’ll be ringing in the month of August this weekend! Continue to celebrate summer this weekend in Saratoga with our top picks for events. Check them out!
- Taste NY: Craft Beer will be at the track on Friday afternoon! Taste a number of craft beers produced exclusively by New York State breweries.
- Dress to impress at the track, it’s Fashion Saturday! Local spas and fashion retailers will be featured and prizes for the best dressed man and woman will be awarded.
- What’s better than betting on horses and delicious, artisanal food? Taste NY: Food & Artisans will feature delicious samples from up to 19 New York State food vendors.
- The Times Union presents the Saratoga Polo Centennial Cup Tournament on the historic Whitney Field at 5:30 PM. Grab your tickets today!
- Check out the Saratoga Polo Centennial Cup Tournament Finals on Sunday evening. Grab a spot to tailgate and enjoy the match!
Theatre & The Arts
- Saratoga Shakespeare presents “Love’s Labours Lost.” The play will take place at Congress Park at 6:00 PM. Don’t miss this playful and funny production that reimagines Shakespeare’s classic comedy in ragtime era Saratoga.
- Saratoga Arts’ “10×10 = 100” Exhibition will be held in honor of Saratoga Springs’ 100th anniversary. Artists are invited to create 100 square inches of art using a 10″ by 10″ format.
- Catch ADK Shakespeare’s “As You Like It” at the National Museum of Dance on Sunday at 3:00 PM. This high comedy by Shakespeare is filled with love, laughter and song — perfect for a summer afternoon!
- Grant Cottage will host a film screening of “Birth of a Nation” on Friday evening. This event will include comments by filmography John McCarty and sections of the 100 year old film.
- This 90 minute guided tour of legends and lore will walk you through history while strolling through Congress Park and sipping on the famous mineral waters!
- Check out the Hemmings Sports & Exotic Car Show at the Saratoga Automobile Museum on Saturday!
- Slipknot will be at SPAC on Friday evening with special guests Lamb of God, Bullet for My Valentine and Motionless in White.
- Alex Torres & His Latin Orchestra will perform on the Tang’s rooftop as part of the Upbeat on the Roof Concert Series.