Fall is an amazing time of year to visit the Saratoga Springs area, and this weekend is no exception. From Saratoga Giant Pumpkinfest to a Harvest Party and Hillbilly Bash, there are so many ways to enjoy the season.
Find the Region’s Top Fall Events
Ready for all the Halloween happenings in the Saratoga area? Get your tickets to Double M Haunted Hayrides’ annual Harvest Party on Friday night, which will feature live music with American Idol Finalist Madison VanDenburg and all five of their haunted attractions. Costumes are welcome.
Wear your best flannel and check out The Saratoga Winery’s 10th Annual Hillbilly Bash on Saturday starting at 4:00pm. Savor the pig roast, live music, and hillbilly games that will have you feeling festive in no time.
Explore a world of reptiles at the Fall Saratoga Reptile Expo this Saturday at the Saratoga Springs City Center. From 10:00am-4:00pm, you’ll encounter a large dedicated education room, giveaways, and vendors with hundreds of species of reptiles, small exotic mammals, and invertebrates.
Find out who has the greatest pumpkin of them all this fall at the 4th Annual Saratoga Giant Pumpkinfest. Hosted at Saratoga Spa State Park, this fall festival will feature the popular pumpkin weigh-off, a Kid’s Zone, food vendors and exhibits, and more.
Attend the 2019 Adirondack Wool & Arts Festival at the Washington County Fairgrounds this weekend. Experience the region’s fiber arts scene and enjoy a sheep fleece show and sale, a fiber art show, demonstrations, and more.
Taste Fantastic Food & Drinks
Fill up on delicious food and drinks at the 5th Annual Beer, Brats & Bluegrass Fest on Saturday at the Salem Community Courthouse in Salem. There will be a variety of beers from local breweries, ciders, wines, and a food truck, and live bluegrass music.
Take a trip to downtown Glens Falls this Sunday and sample a variety of foods from the area’s best restaurants. Taste of the North Country is a great chance to try different types of food and support local community service projects.
Have Fun Supporting Great Causes
It’s the final weekend of the 2019 Saratoga Showcase of Homes, so don’t miss your chance to tour the finest homes constructed by some of the Capital Region’s best builders and designers. This self-guided tour will take place on Saturday and Sunday from 11:00am-5:00pm.
Have fun with your best furry friend on Saturday morning at the Annual Pooch Parade in Saratoga’s Congress Park. Registration is just $5, and funds raised will support the Safe Pet Partnership Program.