Summer is sizzling with things to do in Saratoga Springs! From betting on the horses at Saratoga Race Course to seeing concerts at Saratoga Performing Arts Center, it’s always a fun time in the local area. For this coming weekend, we’ve rounded up some of the best events and activities you should check out!
Friday, July 19th
Stop by the Saratoga Springs City Center and browse a wide selection of modern and contemporary artworks in one convenient location. The art fair will be held from Friday through Sunday, with the Press Preview and VIP Preview taking place on Thursday.
Saratoga Polo Association: Veuve Clicquot Challenge Tournament – Friday, July 19 & Sunday, July 21
Hosted on SPAC’s grounds, Poetry in the Pines is a family-friendly arts event that will take place from 12:30pm-3:00pm. Highlights will include a festive afternoon of immersive performances (with an Under the Sea theme), a one-hour adaption of Shakespeare’s The Tempest, and more.
Explore Washington County’s flourishing arts scene during the 2019 Open Studios Tour! 15 unique artists will open their doors to visitors who would like to see their workshops and learn more about their mediums.
Saturday, July 20th
Celebrate New York City Ballet’s residency at SPAC by attending the annual Ballet Gala on Saturday night! Attendees can choose from a variety of experiences, such as the Ballroom Gala, the Lawn Party, or even just the New York City Ballet performance.
Cruise over to the Home of the Good Shepherd in Saratoga Springs this Saturday for their car, truck, and motorcycle show. The show will run from 10:00am-3:00pm, and trophies will be awarded at 2:00pm.
Join The Mansion of Saratoga this Saturday for their inaugural Saratoga Arts Fest featuring a day filled with artistic beauty. From artisan crafters to local authors doing book readings and signings, this event is a great way to experience Saratoga’s arts scene.
Sunday, July 21st
The Summer Concert Series in Congress Park continues this Sunday with a free live performance by The Road Kings Band. The concert will begin at 7:00pm at the War Memorial and last for approximately 90 minutes.
The Saratoga Winery is hosting a Clambake this Sunday from 2:00pm-6:00pm. Tickets are $30 for dinner, and there will be live music on the deck by The North & South Dakotas from 3:00pm-6:00pm.
The American Legion in Saratoga Springs will present a car and truck show on Sunday from 11:00am-3:00pm. Registration is $15 on the day of the show, and the event is open to all years, makes, and models. Funds raised will benefit homeless veterans.