Snow has finally returned to Saratoga Springs, and whether you like sledding, snowshoeing, or even downhill skiing at a local ski resort, there are so many things to do this season. For MLK Weekend, check out these 8 great events happening in the Saratoga area.
Find Weekend Fun for All Ages
Sip wine and shop at The Saratoga Winery’s upcoming Girls Day Out event on Sunday from 11:00am-3:00pm. Admission is free, and there will be a variety of products from local small businesses and purveyors.
DeCrescente Distributing Company’s Pours for Paws Pub Crawl is an annual scavenger hunt-style pub crawl to raise money for local animal shelters and rescues. This year’s event will take place in downtown Saratoga, and each participating team will receive great drink specials, access to tons of raffles, and a scavenger hunt game card.
Looking for something to do with the kids on Monday? Saratoga Automobile Museum is hosting a Kids Day featuring LEGO bricks. Build your own creations from 10:00am-2:00pm.
Experience Winter Activities
On Saturday, visit Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center in Northville for a journey across a winter wonderland. J&D Percherons will be hosting horse drawn sleigh rides from 1:00pm-4:00pm, and pre-registration is required. This event is weather permitting.
The great outdoors is calling! Sign up for a Sunday Snowshoe Adventure at Into The Woods Farm in Middle Grove and explore a gorgeous snow-covered forest. These guided snowshoe treks are for every interest and ability, and snowshoe rentals are available at an extra cost (limited number).
Celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
The annual Dr. King Challenge in Saratoga Springs is an evening of music and spoken word performances, exhibitions, and community building. Hosted at the Holiday Inn Saratoga Springs, the event will feature an opening reception, a program of provocative artistic performers, and music and dancing with Azzaam Hameed R&B Ensemble with Annette Harris.
On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, a Dr. King CommUNITY Commemoration Program will be held at the Saratoga Springs United Methodist Church. The free event will run from 2:00pm-4:00pm and include a keynote presentation on “Climate Justice: Democracy In Action.”
Fall in Love With Your Dream Boat
Dreaming of summer boating season? Don’t own a watercraft? Find incredible deals on new and used boats at the 2020 Wilton Mall Boat Show.
Looking Ahead to Next Week
On the weekend before Saratoga Chowderfest, join Saratoga Clay Arts Center for their 9th Annual Chili Bowl. Tickets are $27 plus tax and include a handmade bowl and the opportunity to fill it up with delicious chili from local restaurants at the event. Save $2 off the admission price by bringing in 2 non-perishable food items!