Feel the urge to spring into fun this season? Well then, Saratoga Springs is where you’ll want to be, especially this weekend! A wide range of great events are scheduled to happen around the region for everyone from foodies to theater lovers and runners.
Discover Food & Drink Events
Want to taste some delicious wines and sweet treats this weekend? This Saturday, head over to the Saratoga Springs City Center for the Saratoga Wine & Chocolate Festival! The tasting times will be 1:00pm-4:00pm and 5:00pm-8:00pm.
The 7th Annual Night At The Brewseum will be held at the Canfield Casino in Saratoga Springs on Friday from 6:00pm-9:30pm. This awesome drink festival will feature beers, ciders, wines, and more from both local and regional craft beverage producers. Admission also includes outstanding food from nearby restaurants.
Enjoy Terrific Live Performances
Don’t miss the second weekend of Skidmore Theater’s production of William Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar at the Janet Kinghorn Bernhard Theater. Admission is just $12 for adults and $8 for students and seniors; however, seating is limited.
Take a rainbow ride with Home Made Theater at the Spa Little Theater and watch their production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat this weekend! The musical is a warm-hearted and brilliant celebration of words, music, dance, and color that focuses on Joseph, the boy with a coat of many colors.
Ever hear of the Yale Whiffenpoofs? They are America’s oldest collegiate a cappella group, and this Saturday, they will perform live at Maple Avenue Middle School at 3:00pm. The concert is free to attend, although there is a suggested donation of $20 for adults and $10 for ages 17 and under. This show will be family-friendly and a blast for all ages.
Check Out Festive Events & Activities
In celebration of their bicentennial, the Town of Wilton will host a special Historic Weekend Celebration which will feature a variety of fun and educational events. Some of the weekend highlights will include a reenactment at Wilton Mall, self-guided historic tours, activities and Earth Day fun at Camp Saratoga.
As part of the all new Ballston Spa Birdhouse Competition Festival, over 100 birdhouses will be on display in the village of Ballston Spa along Tedisco Trail, Front Street, and Milton Avenue. The festival will give you a sneak peek at the upcoming summer outdoor exhibit and a chance to vote for your favorite.
Visit the Empire State Aerosciences Museum in Glenville on Saturday for events for both car and plane enthusiasts. Enjoy a fly-in breakfast, the Thiers Memorial Fly-In & Car Show, and an Aviation Expo in the North Hangar. It’s a great opportunity to meet with people involved in the aviation industry.
Stay Active This Weekend
Saratoga Regional YMCA will host their Healthy Kids Day this Saturday from 11:00am-3:00pm. Stop by and bring the kids for healthy activities, bounce houses, food trucks, family-focused vendors, and more. Admission is free.
Get outdoors and participate in the 6th Annual Bacon Hill Bonanza Race in Schuylerville at the Bacon Hill Reformed Church. The course will wind through one of the most scenic areas in northern Saratoga County.