The long wait is finally over – it’s time for the Midsummer Derby at Saratoga Race Course! Travers Day is scheduled for Saturday, August 27, and it’s going to be an exciting event for racing fans. See what else is happening at the racetrack and around the region below!
Have a Fun-Filled Travers Weekend
Planning a trip to Saratoga Race Course this weekend? Here are some of the special events you should know about:
- Taste NY Pavilion: August 26 – 28
- New York Showcase Day: August 26
- Runhappy Travers Day: August 27
- Berkshire Bank Family Sundays at Saratoga Race Course: August 28
- Sunday Brunch At The Rail Of The 1863 Club: August 28
In addition, there will be live music at the Purdy’s Summer Concert Stage on Friday (The McKrells), Saturday (Donna Tritico Band and Big Fez & The Surfmatics), and Sunday (Alta Havana).
Check Out a Popular Fair, Regional Car Shows, and More
August 26 – 28
Don’t miss out on the final days of the 2022 Washington County Fair in Greenwich! Round up the family and enjoy all the fair entertainment, food, rides, games, animal shows, and more.
LifePath’s annual Travers Soirée will be held at Saratoga National Golf Club later tonight! Formerly known as the Travers Wine & Craft Beverage Tasting, the Travers Soirée will feature a tasting reception with fine wines and craft beverages, hors d’oeuvres, a silent auction, a four-course dinner, live entertainment, and more.
It’s going to be another great day at the Saratoga Farmers Market at High Rock Park. Stop by from 9:00am-1:00pm for fresh produce, meats, dairy products, baked goods, and other items from over 60 local vendors.
Join the National Museum of Racing & Hall of Fame for a fun and educational Saturday Morning Social on August 27 from 9:00am-11:00am. This week’s event will include a casual discussion about the Travers Day racing action with Mike Beer of Daily Racing Form.
The Capital Region Jaguar Club of New York will host their annual Jaguars at Saratoga event at the Saratoga Automobile Museum. Everyone is welcome to attend the lawn show on Saturday from 10:00am-2:30pm.
Take a cruise to the Saratoga-Wilton Elks Lodge on Saturday from 9:00am-3:00pm for their annual car show. Proceeds from the event will benefit veterans programs and lodge building maintenance.
The final car show of the weekend will be held at Lakeside Farms in Ballston Lake. The Adirondack A’s Classic Car & Truck Show will feature a variety of cool vehicles from 9:00am-2:00pm. Spectator parking and admission are free.