It’s time for spring break, for the kids that is! For many of the region’s schools, Easter weekend is the kickoff for an extended recess. However, children aren’t the only ones who can have fun this time of year. Enjoy the weekend as a family and check out one of these exciting events going on in the area: April 14-16.
Reserve Your Spot at an Easter Meal
Make Easter Sunday easy for yourself and plan on eating out in the Saratoga area. Many local restaurants are offering special Easter meals throughout the day, but you’ll want to make your reservation ASAP before all the seats are filled.
Easter-Themed Events & Activities
Bring the kids over to Serendipity Arts Studio this Friday for a fun Easter egg decorating class. The arts studio will provide the eggs and dyeing techniques. Registration is required, and the cost to attend is $25.
All ages are welcome to attend Art In Mind Creative Wellness Studio’s Open Art Studio Time Special – Paint an Easter Chick or Bunny. This Easter-themed art class costs just $12, and no reservations are required.
The Saratoga Farmers’ Market at the Lincoln Baths will host a special Easter Market from 9:00am-1:00pm this Saturday. In addition to everything you need for the perfect Easter meal, the market will also feature Easter-themed activities for the kids and live music.
It’s finally time for the 9th annual Great Schuylerville Egg Hunt! Hosted by Faith Chapel Church, the egg hunt will take place at the Schuylerville High School Turf Field at 11:00am. Kids and adults will be able to participate.
Bring your dog over to Hudson Crossing Park in Schuylerville for a fun Easter egg hunt. For this hunt, the eggs will be filled with treats provided by the Lazy Dog Cookie Company. Eggs will be hidden throughout the weekend.
Live Music All Weekend Long
Ready for a Friday night party? Spend the evening at The Saratoga Winery and enjoy handcrafted beverages, wood fired pizza, and live music by Rich Ortiz.
Local favorite Pat Decker will perform live at Gaffney’s this Saturday starting at 6:00pm. Don’t miss him!
There’s a Jazz Jam Session happening at One Caroline in downtown Saratoga this Sunday at 7:00pm. Swing by and listen to music as you eat dinner.
More Great Community Events
Kick off National Park Week in April with Junior Ranger Day at the Saratoga Battlefield. Not only is admission free during National Park Week, but on Saturday, April 15, activities will include a close up look at ranger vehicles, a photo scavenger hunt, and more.
Saratoga Arts will host the 2017 Behemoth Short Film Festival this Saturday. The Behemoth Short Film Festival showcases the best up and coming cinematic talents from around the world. The first screening will take place at 6:30pm, and the second will begin at 8:30pm.
Help support Code Blue Saratoga and participate in the Blue Needs You 8K Run at High Rock Park this Saturday. The 8K will begin at 8:30am, and registration is capped at 600 runners.