For 20 years, First Night Saratoga has been the go-to event for families ringing in the new year. As we planned for our 20th anniversary, we asked hundreds of people what they wanted to see and hear and this year's program is a reflection of that.
We have brought in the best from all over the spectrum of arts: musicians, dancers, magicians, and even a few psychics! We worked with dozens of venues and nearly one thousand volunteers and performers to bring you the biggest First Night Saratoga event the region has ever seen. The evening starts with 1,500 people running in our First Night 5K and ends with SPAC's 50th Anniversary First Night Fireworks display by Northstar Fireworks in Congress Park.
First Night 2016 Highlights:
-70 Live Musical And Performing Acts
-Over 30 Venues Throughout Downtown Saratoga Springs
-Children Under 12 Are FREE!
- NEW this year: CDTA will provide shuttle service from Wilton Mall to Saratoga Arts at 5:30pm & 8:45pm and from Saratoga Arts to the Wilton Mall at 8:30pm and 12:30am after the fireworks.
A button is your ticket to all First Night festivities! Buttons can be purchased online or in person at:
Adirondack Trust Bank
Courtyard By Marriott Saratoga Springs
Doug Neill Insurance Agency
The Hampton Inn Saratoga
The Hyatt Malta
The Pavilion Grand Hotel
Price Chopper locations throughout the Capital Region