November has begun, which means there’s a whole new month of events to look forward to in Saratoga Springs and the surrounding Capital Region. From the Albany Auto Show to the Pints for Preservation Pub Crawl in downtown Saratoga, here are some of this weekend’s best events and activities.
A Variety of Top Shows
Looking for a car show to attend this time of year? Take a trip to the Times Union Center for the 2017 Albany Auto Show, happening this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. This show will include over 150 new vehicles representing more than 30 manufacturers. Enjoy entertainment, activities, and tons of cars for $10pp (children 12 and under free when accompanied by an adult).
Join The Saratoga Winery for a fantastic Comedy Show featuring Liz Miele and friends on Saturday from 9:00pm-11:00pm. You can attend the show for $20pp, or you can enjoy dinner and the show for $40pp. Tickets must be purchased in advance.
On Sunday from 11:00am-3:00pm, the National Museum of Dance in Saratoga Springs will host their 9th Annual ‘Only The Best’ Bridal Show. Registration is required to attend this event, and it will feature a wide range of vendors, such as caterers, bakers, florists, jewelers, bridal shops, and more.
Great Food & Drinks
Join the Saratoga Center For The Family at the Holiday Inn Saratoga Springs for the 5th Annual Corks, Forks & Brews tasting event on Friday at 6:00pm. Come sample beers, wines, and spirits, as well as savory bites. Proceeds will benefit the Saratoga Center For The Family.
On Saturday, the Saratoga Springs Preservation Foundation will host the 7th Annual Pints for Preservation Pub Crawl! The Pub Crawl will kick off at Druthers in downtown Saratoga, and proceeds will benefit the Foundation’s preservation efforts and restoration projects.
All About Horses
Head north of Saratoga this weekend for an exciting rodeo at Cool Insuring Arena in downtown Glens Falls – the 27th Annual Adirondack Stampede Charity Rodeo. The show will feature top national and regional competitors in seven standard rodeo events, and proceeds raised will benefit several local children’s charities.
The National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame will host a special Man o’ War Spotlight Tour in celebration of the famous horse’s 100th birthday. This guided tour will take visitors through the history of horse racing and the role Man o’ War played in it. The cost to attend is $15pp for the general public, and reservations are recommended.
Events For Runners
The 6th Annual Revolutionary Run for the Saratoga County Veterans Trust Fund will be held this Saturday at Fort Hardy Park in Schuylerville. This fun morning run will take participants past the Champlain Canal Lock C5, and there will also be a Kids Fun Run and a 50/50 raffle.
Lace up your running shoes and head over to Saratoga Spa State Park for the Fall Back 5 Mile Trail Race on Sunday morning. The race will bring runners through the natural environment of this beautiful park.