Union Gables Mansion Inn
55 Union Avenue
Saratoga Springs, NY, 12866, USA
(518) 584-1558

Saratoga Springs Events

Theater in Saratoga Springs

Home Made Theater at the Spa Little Theater

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Home Made Theater at the Spa Little Theater, 19 Roosevelt Drive  (one mile from Union Gables)

Click on the HMT photograph above to purchase tickets online.

Union Gables Inn & Suites is a proud sponsor of the Home Made Theater, a not-for-profit theater company committed to enhancing the cultural life of the Saratoga region.


Friday May 16 at 7:30 PM

Saturday, May 17 at 1:00 PM and 4:30 PM

The hard work and dedication of the participants of Youth Musical Theater Conservatory is shown for the 11th year with the production of Fame Jr. Catch their production in mid-May!

Saratoga Farmers Markets

Saturdays, 9:00am – 1:00pm

Lincoln Baths building in the Saratoga Spa State Park, 65 South Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 (located .4 miles from Union Gables) and Under the Pavilions at High Rock Avenue (located approximately a 15 minute walk from Union Gables)

Local vendors offer rich cheeses, juicy organic fruits, fresh veggies, sweet jams, creamy yogurts, baked breads, pizza, berries, maple syrup, tubers, meats, herbs, honey and so much more! 

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Saratoga Museum Exhibits, Historic Tours and Events

Tour of West Point

Monday, May 19, 2014 | 8:00 AM to 6:30 PM
Friends of the NYS Military Museum, 61 Lake Avenue, Saratoga Springs, NY
Cost: $41.00 per person
Tour of West Point. The Friends of the NY State Military Museum , a non-profit dedicated to supporting the activities of the Military Museum located in Saratoga Springs is sponsoring a day trip to the West Point Military Academy and Museum on Monday, May 19th. The Yankee Trails chartered bus will leave the military museum on Lake Avenue at 8AM and return approximately 6:30PM. There are several seats available for this trip.

Live Music in Saratoga

Cafe Lena, 47 Phila Street (3 blocks from Union Gables Inn)

Monday, May 12, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Cost: $22.00 Advance / $24.00 Door
Joseph Arthur.  Grammy-nominated career that has spanned nine full-length albums and 11 EPs.  A tribute to his friend Lou Reed. A fulsome piano version of Walk on the Wild Side.

Thursday, May 15, 2014 | 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Cost: $5 door

Sunday, May 18, 2014 | 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Community Celebration of Pete Seegar
Cost: FREE
Bring a dish and a song for a Saratoga celebration of Pete Seeger, who passed in January at the age of 94. Since the '40s Pete connected the people of the world with simple folksongs and dreams of peace, health and freedom for all.

Thursday, May 22, 2014 | 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Luka Bloom
Cost: $25.00 advance / $27.00 door
With a poet's heart and a rocker's soul, Luka Bloom is regarded as one of Ireland's best-respected contemporary folk artists.

Friday, May 23, 2014 | 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Bovine Social Club with Jack Grace
Cost: $16.00 Advance/$18.00 Door
Bred on the northern banks of the Delaware River, Bovine Social Club is a grassy, funky, twangy, swinging breed that's sure to get your dancing cow on!
Sunday, May 4, 2014 | 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM

Saturday, May 24, 2014 | 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Mary Fahl
Cost: $22.00 Advance / $24.00 Door
"Sounding like no other singer of her generation," Mary Fahl is an expressive, emotional singer/songwriter who first achieved fame as lead singer and co-founder of the chamber-pop group OCTOBER PROJECT. The hallmark of their sound was Mary Fahl's power vocals over gorgeous melodies played with passion and sophistication.

Sunday, May 25, 2014 | 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Memorial Day OPEN Stage
Cost: FREE
This event is an annual tradition at Caffè Lena, each year bringing together poets, songwriters, storytellers, and speech-makers for a respectful and deep-hearted sharing of views about our soldiers, the culture of war, and conflicts past and present.

Sunday, May 25, 2014 | 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Loudon Wainwright III
Cost: $50.00 Advance/$52.00 Door
Loudon Wainwright III blasted out of Caffe Lena's orbit in the late 70s to enter an illustrious career of national renown. Tonight's long awaited return follows 22 album release.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 | 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Acoustic Blues Jam with Host Sonny Speed
Cost: $5 door
If you have the Blues, play the blues, or love the Blues, Cafe Lena has you covered!

Friday, May 30, 2014 | 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Dubl Handi with Laura Cortese and the Dance Cards
Cost: $15.00 Advanced / $17.00 Door
Lyricism folk music backed by grooves that inspire Cajun two-stepping and rock-n-roll hip swagger

Saturday, May 31, 2014 | 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Huxtable, Christensen and Hood
Cost: $15.00 Advanced / $17.00 Door
The three lovely and talented women of Huxtable, Christensen & Hood formed their musical partnership while students at Skidmore College

Saratoga Performing Arts Center SPAC

Sunday, May 18, 2014 | 9:00 AM
SPAC Rock and Run
Cost: $5 - $35 before 5/13/14
SPAC's 5K Rock & Run, the region's fastest growing 5K, is back again in 2014! Live bands energize the route through our treasured Spa State Park.

Skidmore College Graduation Weekend

May 16-18
Skidmore College Graduation Weekend

2014 Saratoga Auto Museum Spring Invitational Car Show

May 17
2014 Saratoga Auto Museum Spring Invitational Car Show
Extensive variety of significant European and American Cars. 518-587-1935 to enter

Golf Tournament

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 | 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Saratoga National Golf Club Address: 458 Union Avenue, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
Cost: $175 for Golf and Reception, $700 for a foursome, and $50 for Reception ONLY.
Saratoga Convention and Tourism Bureau 17th Annumal Golf Tournament

Open to Bureau Members, Potential Members, Event Planners and Friends. Golf Format – Four Person Scramble, Includes 18 Holes of Golf, Cart with GPS System; Lunch; Use of Practice Facilities; Post Tournament Reception, Awards & Prizes!

Dressage Horse Show

May 23-25
Dressage Horse Show.
Saratoga Race Course, Union Avenue

Plein Air Painting at Saratoga Battlefield

May 24, 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Plein Air Painting at Saratoga Battlefield. Meet at the visitor center for basic historical background…then head onto the Battlefield to capture inspiring views in paint, pencil, pastel or pixel! Free admission for participating artists, free art classes on-going for children.

Program with Oliver and Martha Clarke at Grant Cottage

May 25, 1:00pm-Grant Cottage
Opening Program with Oliver and Martha Clarke. Oliver Clarke. A Union veteran, he had served as a Sergeant in Company B, 94th. New York. Captured at the battle of Cold Harbor, he was imprisoned at the infamous Andersonville. Oliver was Grant Cottage caretaker from 1890 to 1917. The second caretaker was his wife Martha Kelsey Clarke. Martha, like Oliver, became an expert on the life and career of Ulysses S. Grant. As well, she became an expert on the natural history of Mount McGregor. She was caretaker from 1917 to 1941. Volunteers Steve Trimm & Melissa Trombley-Prosch will bring this dedicated couple back to life and welcome you to Grant Cottage's 124th year as an historic site.

Lake George Elvis Festival

May 28-June
Lake George Elvis Festival in Shepard Park alongside beautiful Lake George. Everything Elvis! Throughout the Elvis Festival, fans of 'The King' will love taking a stroll through the Elvis Collectibles Sale.
Shepard Park, Lake George, New York