• Visitor Center Programs & Events

    The Saratoga Heritage Area Visitor Center produces a variety of programs and community events that are educational, fun and family-friendly.

    Brown Bag Lunch Lecture Series

    This monthly educational seminar is produced by the Saratoga Heritage Area Visitor Center in partnership with the Saratoga Springs Public Library. Programs occur eight times per year with four programs offered during the spring (March – June) and four during the fall (September – December) seasons. 

    This community lecture series is designed to highlight the rich history, culture and traditions of our city and Heritage Area. All Brown Bag Lunch Lecture programs are free and open to the public with no registration required. Each program takes place from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm and meets in the H. Dutcher Community Room, Saratoga Springs Public Library, 49 Henry Street, Saratoga Springs, NY  12866.

    Fall 2020 Season:  

    Thursday, September 10, Thursday, October 8, Thursday, November 12, Thursday, December 10

    Due to increasing demand and limited seating, Brown Bag Lunch programs will now require tickets. FREE tickets are available to be picked up at the Saratoga Heritage Area Visitor Center or at the library’s information desk.  Tickets are limited to four (4) per person. Please understand that we cannot “save” tickets for folks who say they will come to pick them up at a later date.

    Saratoga Summer Concert Series

    This free Summer Concert Series is a program of the Saratoga Heritage Area Visitor Center in cooperation with Discover Saratoga and the City of Saratoga Springs. Concerts occur eight times per summer – four Sundays in July and four Tuesdays in August. 

    This community program is free, open to the public and family-friendly. All concerts are located at the War Memorial in beautiful Congress Park and from 7:00 to 8:30 pm. The Saratoga Heritage Area Visitor Center, at 297 Broadway is the concert rain location.

    Gather your friends & family, bring your blankets & chairs, find a spot on the lawn and enjoy some of our area’s favorite performers! 

    2020 Dates:

    Sunday, July 5, Sunday, July 12, Sunday, July 19, Sunday, July 26

    Tuesday, August 4, Tuesday, August 11, Tuesday, August 18, Tuesday, August 25