• Saratoga First Night 2019

    Monday, December 31 | 6PM to Midnight

    Join us for THE largest New Year's Eve event in the state outside of New York City. Saratoga First Night, presented by Saratoga Arts, showcases a large variety of musicians and comedians in venues throughout downtown Saratoga Springs. Shops will be open for extended hours. Children get in for free, and can enjoy numerous kid-friendly activities around town. Event buttons are only $20 ($15 for early bird) and can be purchased through Saratoga Arts. The event closes with a fireworks display in Congress Park.

    Photo by Gail Stein, Frozen Moments in and Around Saratoga

    Saratoga Arts First Night 5K

    December 31, 2018 | Skidmore College | 5:30PM

    Saratoga Arts First Night 5K participants receive a $5 discount off the purchase of their First Night buttons and posters when they're bought in conjunction with your race registration! 

    Start and finish on the beautiful Skidmore campus. The first ¾ mile is a gradual uphill on the perimeter road. The course exits the campus at Clinton Avenue and continues to Greenfield Avenue, continuing up North Broadway and back to campus. This is a moderately challenging course, including both hills and downgrades.

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