Looking for ways to celebrate the first weekend of summer? Head to the Saratoga Springs area and have some fun! This weekend, the region will be full of amazing festivals and family-friendly events where you can enjoy the new season.
Find Fantastic Festivals & Shows Near You
Watch as colorful and creatively-designed hot air balloons fill the sky during the 6th Annual Saratoga Balloon & BBQ Festival at the Saratoga County Fairgrounds. Highlights will include balloon launches on all three days (weather permitting), food, live entertainment, vendors, activities for the kids, and more.
On Saturday and Sunday, visit the charming village of Round Lake and browse their huge Antiques Festival. This annual festival hosts over 100 vendors from around the USA and Canada each year, and there will be a variety of treasured antiques and collectibles to purchase.
Plan a trip to White Hollow Farm in Stillwater this weekend and check out the popular Skidmore College Saratoga Classic Horse Show. Each year, this exciting horse show attracts the top equestrian competitors from around the country.
Enjoy Exceptional Concerts & Performances
Mostly Modern Festival – Friday, June 21 – Sunday, June 23
The Mostly Modern Festival at Skidmore College continues this weekend with three more concerts featuring a spectacular lineup of songs. The goal of the Mostly Modern Festival is to share modern classical music with both young and senior audiences. Get your tickets for these upcoming weekend concerts:
- MMF: American Modern Ensemble – Concert II – Friday, June 21
- MMF: Date Nite! Vocal Arias & Art Songs – Saturday, June 22
- MMF: American Modern Orchestra With Maestro David Amado – Sunday, June 23
This weekend, Malta Spotlighter’s Theatre Troupe will present Mary Poppins, a musical based on the stories of P.L. Travers and the Walt Disney film. Mary Poppins will be performed at the Malta Community Center on both Saturday and Sunday (two performances on each day).
Support a Great Cause & Have Fun
Join the Saratoga Automobile Museum this Friday night for a Sixties Summer Gala! This fabulous gala will feature entertainment by Cool Cat, a silent auction, a cocktail reception, and more. Ticket prices vary, and proceeds will benefit the museum and their educational programs and exhibits.
On Sunday, Forno Bistro in Saratoga Springs will host their annual Corks & Cuisine Wine & Food Tasting from 1:00pm-3:00pm. This food-filled event will feature different wines and spirits as well as menu tastings from three restaurants. Proceeds will be donated to The Richard Bambara Memorial Fund, and you can register on the day of the event.