Come to the Saratoga Springs area for another fun-filled weekend of events. You can cheer on the horses at Saratoga Race Course, shop for artworks and antiques, experience the acclaimed Philadelphia Orchestra, and more.
Don’t miss out on Whitney Day at Saratoga Race Course! This Saturday, Whitney Day will feature a trio of Grade 1 events, led by the $1 million Whitney Stakes. The gates will open at 11:00am, and there will be an early first post time of 12:35pm, so plan accordingly.
Have fun shopping and exploring at the Friday Art Market on Beekman Street. From 5:00pm-8:00pm, the Beekman Street Arts District will come alive with an array of local and visiting artists, live music, refreshments, and ice cream.
Looking for an event that kids will love this weekend? Check out Blooms & Butterflies at Bowman Orchards in Rexford! Event admission gets you access to pony rides, horse drawn hay rides, the play house, the rope climb hill, the Bowman Orchards Express, and other family-friendly activities. There will also be blueberries for picking, blueberry lemonade slush, blueberry lemon cookies, and more available for purchase.
During the event, Bowman Orchards will host their popular butterfly release (purchase required). Order a butterfly online and then release it in honor of a loved one or to commemorate a birthday or anniversary.
August 2 – 19
The Philadelphia Orchestra’s annual summer residency at Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC) is finally underway. Secure your tickets for this weekend’s events, including:
- August 4 at 7:30pm: The Philadelphia Orchestra: Pink Martini and The Philadelphia Orchestra featuring China Forbes
- August 5 at 7:30pm: The Philadelphia Orchestra: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire™ In Concert
Can’t make it to one of these great events? Look ahead to their other performances coming up this month >>
August 5 – 6
The ultimate treasure hunt awaits at the Washington County Antique Fair #2. Take a drive to the Washington County Fairgrounds in Greenwich and check out tons of dealers selling antiques, unique collectibles, crafts, and more. This event is rain or shine, and there is a small adult admission fee of $5.
End the weekend with a fantastic performance by the Ten Most Wanted Band at the Clifton Common Stage in Clifton Park. This free summer concert kicks off at 7:00pm, and lawn chairs are welcome.
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