Summer is heating up in Saratoga Springs, and one of the early highlights is kicking off this weekend – Independence Day celebrations! Find fireworks and 4th of July fun, as well as more top events happening all around the region.
Celebrate the Weekend With Fireworks
Celebrate 4th of July early this year at The American Cancer Society’s annual Red, White & Blue Party at Saratoga National! Enjoy an American-themed gourmet BBQ, an open bar, live music, silent auction, s’mores, fireworks, and more! Come dressed in your best red, white, and/or blue “Saratoga summer” attire.
The always popular Jumpin’ Jacks Fireworks and Water Ski Show is one event that is worth checking out near Saratoga this Friday! The festivities will kick off with a water ski show, a concert in Freedom Park in Scotia, and a fireworks display to end the night.
Enjoy These Horse-Themed Events
Did you know that Double M Rodeo’s 2018 season kicks off this Friday? Bring the family to Ballston Spa for line dancing under the pavilion at 6:00pm and then the rodeo at 8:00pm.
Looking for even more horse-related fun this weekend? The Cheshire Horse of Saratoga will host a special Breyer Fun Day for families on Saturday from 10:00am-1:00pm. Admission is free, and activities will include stablemates painting, coloring pages, a raffle, and more.
Explore Fun Local Activities
Located at the Old Saratogian Lot, Eat Drink Saratoga will showcase all the great restaurants that call Saratoga Springs home, and raise funds for the Saratoga Children’s Committee. The general admission fee will give participants access to over 70 tasting tables, a tasting glass, and food tokens.
Don’t miss the open Car & Truck Show at the American Legion in Saratoga Springs this Sunday! The show is open to all makes and models, and day-of registration is $15. This is a benefit for homeless veterans.
Join Into The Woods Farm and their Nigerian Dwarf goat herd at The Saratoga Winery for Goats & Grapes! From 10:00am-11:30am on Sunday, this family-friendly event will offer goat snuggling, photos, drinks on the patio, and a great time for all.
Attend Exceptional Concerts
Visit the Town of Lake Luzerne on Friday night at 7:30pm and catch a concert by the Luzerne Music Center faculty! Admission to this spectacular show will cost just $15 for adults and $5 for students.
The second concert of this year’s Caffe Lena @ SPAC series will be this Sunday beginning at noon. Guests are welcome to enter SPAC for free and listen to performances by Quinton Cain, Heard, and the Martha Redbone Roots Project!