Whether you love watching hot air balloons soar into the sky, listening to live music, or exploring the outdoors, there is an event for you this weekend. Plan a visit to the Saratoga area and have some fun!
June 2 – 4
Get ready for the spectacular Cambridge Valley Balloon Festival, which runs from June 2 – 4 throughout the Cambridge community. With hot air balloon launches, a craft fair and food vendors, the Cambridge Lions Auto Show, and plenty of other activities, this is a can’t-miss weekend event.
June 3 – July 9
Opera Saratoga’s Summer Festival begins on June 3 with performances of The Selfish Giant (family-friendly opera) at the Saratoga Springs Public Library and Stars of Tomorrow (concert) at the Spa Little Theatre. The multi-week Summer Festival will feature a mix of great music and theater, and tickets are available on Opera Saratoga’s website.
Looking for an awesome way to kick off Sunday morning with the family? Check out the 15th Annual Cantina Kids Fun Run at Congress Park in downtown Saratoga. There will be a 1/4-mile course for kids ages 7 and under and a 1-mile course for kids ages 8-12. The Cantina Kids Fun Run is a fundraiser that supports children’s healthcare at Saratoga Hospital, and day-of registration will be available.
The annual Saratoga Antique Bottle Show & Sale is a major fundraiser for the National Bottle Museum in Ballston Spa. It will take place at the Saratoga County Fairgrounds on Saturday from 9:00am-2:30pm, and admission is just $5 for adults and free for kids 12 and under. The show will feature all kinds of unique antique bottles and related items, and the Brickyard Tavern and Grill will be on site selling food and refreshments.
Celebrate the great outdoors at the Wilton Wildlife Preserve & Park’s Annual Wildlife Festival on Sunday from 11:00am-3:00pm. This event happens once a year in June around when the nature preserve starts to see the endangered Karner blue butterfly again. Admission to this family-friendly is free, and highlights will include live animal shows, crafts, refreshments, guided walks, and more.
This Sunday, Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC) will come alive with music and arts during the 6th Annual Adirondack Trust Company Festival of Young Artists, which shines a spotlight on the Capital Region’s brightest young dancers, musicians, singers, poets, and visual artists. Beginning at 2:00pm, you’ll be able to walk around SPAC’s grounds and enjoy pop-up performances, fine art displays, food stands, poetry slams, immersive workshops and activities, and free ice cream. Admission is also free, but registration is required.
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