Saratoga Springs Victorian Streetwalk is a holiday event that can’t be missed! Come out to downtown Saratoga from 6pm to 10pm on Thursday, Nov 30 and join in the fun!
Mayor Joanne Yepsen will perform the annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at 5:30pm in front of Putnam’s Market. Santa and Mrs. Claus will arrive with all the elves, free hot chocolate, and cookies. Children can visit Santa throughout the evening.
Enjoy over 35 sites with free entertainment including: National Museum of Dance School of the Arts ballet dancers, live ice sculptures from The Ice Man, Saratoga Springs High School Fiddle Club, The Ginley Girls and Spurs, Spa City Duo, Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Select High School Choir, The Skidmore Treblemakers, The Skidmore Sonnetteers, the Salvation Army Band, Betsy & the ByeGons, Waldorf School Chorus, Capitaland Chorus, Bandsnatchers, Skidmore College Brass Quartet, Pokingbrook Morris Dancers, Saratoga City Ballet, Timeless Duo, and much more!
Special Victorian Streetwalk postal cancellations are available at the Broadway Post Office from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Bring your stamped Christmas card envelopes, get them canceled with the special Victorian Streetwalk cancellation (free) and you have a month to mail them.
Broadway will be closed from 5pm to 10pm from the Route 50 arterial to the Spring Street intersection.
CDTA is running free bus shuttles every 20 minutes from the Empire State College parking lot at 111 West Avenue on the west side of Saratoga Springs, NYRA’s Oklahoma track just off Exit 14 of I-87, Gate 21 on the corner of East Avenue and Union Avenue, and the Weibel Avenue Skating Rink parking lots on the east side of Saratoga Springs to downtown from 4:30pm until 10pm.