It’s going to be a snowy weekend in Saratoga Springs! After the recent heavy snowfall, there will be plenty of opportunities for snowsports, from cross-country skiing to snowboarding. However, if you’re looking for even more things to do, then check out these upcoming Saratoga area events.
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Early
2nd Annual LepraCON in Saratoga Springs – Saturday, March 10
St. Patrick’s Day is starting early in Saratoga with the 2nd Annual LepraCON on Saturday. This fundraiser pub crawl will include stops at multiple local hotspots, giveaways, drinks specials, and more fun. Registration will be held at Bailey’s Saratoga, and it will cost $20 per person.
Eat Out During Restaurant Week
Saratoga County Restaurant Week – Thursday, March 8 – Friday, March 16
Ready to try some tasty dishes and local cuisine? The 2018 Saratoga County Restaurant Week is happening now! During this week, dozens of participating restaurants in the region will offer a special three-course dinner for $20 or $30.
Discover The Arts
La Dolce Vita Remix – Friday, March 9
It’s time for another Arts Fest Friday presented by SaratogaArtsFest! This Friday’s event is titled La Dolce Vita Remix, and it will feature an interactive hour-long cocktail hour followed by a screening of La Dolce Vita. Although admission is free, seat reservations are recommended for the event.
Family Saturday: Music Along the Borders – Saturday, March 10
Bring the kids to the Tang Teaching Museum at Skidmore College on Saturday afternoon for a fun, free, and hands-on art activity. The event will focus on artist Guillermo Galindo, and the workshop will let participants make their own instruments from a variety of objects.
Book Launch Celebration for Paul Pines – Saturday, March 10
Join Northshire Bookstore in downtown Saratoga on Saturday evening for the launch of poet Paul Pines’ new memoir, which focuses on topics ranging from Parzival’s mission to protect the Holy Grail to the author’s own experiences in war zones and wastelands.
“Organic Form” Opening Reception – Saturday, March 10
The Laffer Gallery in Schuylerville will present an opening reception for “Organic Form” on Saturday from 5:00pm-8:00pm. This exhibition brings together the works of five different artists: Jordan Becker, Valerie Craig, Rob Longley, Teri Malo, and Jae Schalekamp.
Enjoy Live Performances
The Vagina Monologues at The Riggi Theater – Friday, March 9 & Saturday, March 10
In celebration of International Women’s Day, the National Museum of Dance and iTheatre Saratoga will host a revival of The Vagina Monologues on both Friday and Saturday. Tickets are $20 each and include a free glass of wine. Stop by The Riggi Theater and enjoy this Obie-award winning play by Eve Ensler!
The Velocity of Autumn – Friday, March 9 – Sunday, March 11
Come see a hilarious and heartfelt Broadway comedy about the hardships of life. The play will be performed from Friday through Sunday at the Hubbard Hall in Cambridge. Don’t miss out, as this is the third and final weekend of the play.
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