Looking for fun activities in Saratoga Springs, NY for the children? In this blog, we featured some family-friendly things to do!


Six Flags The Great Escape Theme Park: Over 135 rides, games, shows, & attractions.

The Children’s Museum: Designed for kids 7 and under. This hands-on museum features a series of themed play rooms & exhibits.

Howe Caverns: Explore the largest show cave in the Northeast. Main attraction is a living, limestone cave carved by an underground river over the course of millions of years below the earth’s surface. Traditional tours or specialty. Also visit Howe High Adventure with zip lines, rope courses, a rock wall, gand gem & mining building.

Creative Sparks: Paint pottery, build mosaics, and fuse glass. Create your own unique work of art from our varied selection of over 300 items to choose from.

Saratoga Paint and Sip: Join friends to learn how to paint while enjoying a nice glass of wine or beer. The perfect venue for your next team building workshop, family outing, birthday, anniversary, bachelorette party or just a fun night out!

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Adirondack Museum: The Adirondack Museum offers 65,000 square feet of exciting exhibitions housed in twenty-two modern and historic buildings. Interactive, hands-on activities abound making the stories of the Adirondacks and its people highly engaging for children as well as adults.

Ellms Family Farm: This fall visitors to the farm will find an engaging corn maze, trolley rides, pumpkins and other interactive activities in a scenic, inviting farm environment. The farm is also available for group tours, school tours, birthday parties and team building activities.

Gavin Park: Not only does Gavin Park offer a myriad of youth activities such as an After School Program and Summer Day Camp, sports programs for baseball, soccer, basketball, pickleball and coaches’ clinics, and family celebrations like the Holiday Tree lighting and Community Day, and also hosts several regional athletic tournaments and events that bring thousands of people to the area who frequent local shops, restaurants and hotels.


Natural Stone Bridge & Caves: The massive stone bridge arch – the LARGEST marble cave entrance in the east- dominates this spectacular display of ancient Adirondack geology from rock over one billion years old. Self-Guided or Guided Adventure Tours available. Covered Pavilions, Grills, Playground Areas, Trout Pond and Bus Parking. Snack Bar food, pre-ordered box lunches and soft ice cream is available.

Saratoga Mini Golf: The newest and largest miniature golf course in Saratoga Springs is also the PREMIER course! Open mid-April to mid-October, it features snack bar, wheelchair accessibility for 11 holes, and a gazebo tent for your parties.

Saratoga Strike Zone: Your complete galactic, birthday, business, party, family-fun bowling headquarters.

Weibel Ave Ice Skating rinks: Vernon Arena Ice Rink is a regulation size rink and has seating for 500. The Weibel Avenue Ice Rink is an Olympic size rink and has seating for 1,500.


YFC Adventure Center and the Edge Halfmoon: The Edge Halfmoon is a state-of-the-art indoor climbing facility that is home to over 14,500 square feet of textured climbing terrain, a massive free-standing boulder and a huge selection of top rope and lead routes for climbers of all ages and ability levels to enjoy. The YFC Adventure Center and The Edge Halfmoon also hosts birthday and other parties – a great celebration destination!