If you’re a fan of craft beverages, outdoor winter activities, and fun events, then you’ll want to visit the Saratoga area this weekend! Here are 7 exciting events and festivals that are worth checking out.
Warm up this winter at The Saratoga Winery & Tasting Room’s annual Whiskey & Bonfires event on Saturday from 3:00pm-6:00pm. Admission is free, and highlights will include local whiskey sampling, a smokin’ BBQ menu, live music by The North & South Dakotas, and outdoor fires. During Whiskey & Bonfires, 10% of bar sales will benefit local nonprofit Saratoga WarHorse.
Saratoga Beer Week is underway in Saratoga Springs! Enjoy beer-themed events at restaurants and bars around the city, and don’t miss out on Saratoga Cider Night on Friday and the Saratoga Beer Summit on Saturday.
Head over to the New York State Boat Launch on Saratoga Lake this Saturday and watch Clancy’s Tavern’s inaugural Ice Fishing Tournament. Cash prizes will be awarded for the first, second, and third biggest catches of the day.
Discover a wide array of hidden treasures at Malta Flea Market’s February Indoor Flea Market! Hosted at the Malta Community Center, this great shopping event will feature up to 65 vendors selling antiques, clothing, crafts, collectibles, and other unique items.
Join the Friends of the Stillwater Library at the Stillwater Area Community Center on Saturday for Comic Con. Check out the vendors, cosplay, kids crafts, comics, toys, and collectibles. Admission is free.
Round up the family for an afternoon of epic adventure at Hudson Crossing Park’s annual Winterfest. This year’s theme is The Rise of Snowwalker, and the festival will include sledding, snow bowling, a snow sculpting contest, ice cutting on the canal, a cold water rescue demonstration, and other free family activities.
Planning your dream wedding this year? Attend the 2020 Longfellows Wedding Show on Sunday and get inspired! There will be over 40 premier wedding professionals at this annual bridal event, as well as hors d’oeuvres, door prizes, and more.
Looking Ahead to Next Week
Next weekend at the Saratoga Springs City Center, the 2020 Saratoga Home & Lifestyle Show will feature a variety of home and lifestyle businesses in categories such as landscaping, home improvement, pools, and financial and professional services. Many people attend this show to help them get started on their new projects and goals. There will also be a fine art and crafts show, family-friendly entertainment, wine tasting, and door prizes.