• Summer Events in Saratoga Springs
  • Summer Events in Saratoga Springs
  • Summer Events in Saratoga Springs

Saratoga Polo

Summer Events in Saratoga Springs
July 6th through September 2nd, 2018
Saratoga Polo. Every Friday and Sunday at 5:30pm
Saratoga Polo Field, Bloomfield Road, Saratoga Springs, NY (2.7 miles from Union Gables)
Since 1898 the city has hosted a polo club, the old Persian game of horses, mallets, and daring riders. The season usually lasts from July to Labor Day, don't miss out. For spectators in the clubhouse, there is a dress code. Women should appear in cocktail dresses or summery skirts, possibly with the traditional billowy hats which block the sun, and colorful espadrilles or otherwise comfy but tasteful footwear. Men are required to dress in business casual wear with a sporty edge, or if they so choose, in a formal suit and tie.
Daily Ticket Admission:
Clubhouse Lawn & Bleacher: $20 per person / Free kids 12 & Under
Reserved Clubhouse: $30 per person / $15 kids 12 & Under
Premium Reserved Clubhouse: $40 / $15 kids 12 & Under
Unreserved Tailgate Space: $30
Unreserved Centerfield Tailgate Space: $50
 

Saratoga Performing Arts Center Summer Concerts

Monday, July 30
8:00 PM
Trinity Irish Dance Company

Tuesday, July 31, 2018
7:30 pm
Chicago and REO Speedwagon

Wednesday, August 1
8:00 PM
The Philadelphia Orchestra
Festive FireworksStéphane Denève, conductorTHE PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA|FAMILY

August 2 - 18
The Philadelphia Orchestra

Sunday, August 5, 2018
7:00 pm
Dierks Bentley, Brothers Osborne and LANCO

Tuesday, August 7, 2018
7:30 pm
The Piano Guys

Sunday, August 19, 2018
7:00 pm
Luke Bryan, Jon Pardi and Morgan Wallen

Tuesday, August 21, 2018
7:00 pm
Shinedown and Godsmack

Wednesday, August 22, 2018
8:00 pm
Pentatonix

Thursday, August 23, 2018
7:00 pm
Chris Stapleton, Marty Stuart and Brent Cobb

Friday, September 14, 2018
8:00 pm
Ringo Starr and His All Starr Band

Saturday, September 15, 2018
6:30 pm
Kid Rock, Bratley Gilbert and Wheeler Walker Jr.

Sunday, September 23
2:30 PM
Outlaw Music Festival starring Willie Nelson & Neil Young

Saturday, September 29, 2018
7:00 pm
Zac Brown Band

Saratoga Race Course

Summer Events in Saratoga Springs

Historic Saratoga Race course
Located two blocks from Union Gables Inn

2018 Dates:

July 20  Opening Day and Hats off Weekend

July 28  Jim Dandy stakes

July 30   Coronation Cup

August 3   National Museum Racing Hall of Fame

August 4   Whitney Race

August 18   Alabama Race

August 25  Travers Stakes Day

Sept 3  Closing Day and Final Stretch Festival Weekend. Saratoga Race Course

Horse Sales at Fasig-Tipton

Summer Events in Saratoga Springs

Fasig-Tipton Horse Sales 2018

August 6th and 7th, 2018
The Saratoga Sale

August 11th and 12th, 2018
New York Bred Yearlings

Fasig-Tipton horse sales take place within a short walk (few blocks) from Union Gables Inn, Saratoga Springs, New York

Summer Events in Saratoga Springs

Saratoga Race Track Tours

Tours are led by experienced customer service staff, with knowledge of the history and features of the property.

2018 Walking Tours

  • Cost: $3 per person, or $10 for a family
  • Held each racing day of the summer meet, except Travers Day
  • Tour length: 45 minutes
  • Tour departure times:
    • 9:30 am
    • 10:30 am
    • 11:30 am
    • 12:30 pm
    • 1:30 pm
    • 2:30 pm
  • Depart from the first floor of the grandstand
  • Get an historical overview of the facility and a variety of the property's highlights, including unique architecture, landscapes, traditions and more
  • For more information on tours, contact NYRA's Guest Services Department at 518-584-6200 x4433

2018 Stable Area Tours

  • Cost: Free
  • Held each racing day of the summer meet, except Travers Day and Labor Day
  • Tour length: 45 minutes
  • Tour departure times:
    • First tram departs at 7:30 am
    • Additional trams leaving approximately every 15 minutes
    • Last tour departs at 9:00 am
    • Tip: earlier is better - the later tours fill up fast, and people are turned away when tours reach capacity
  • Depart from the main Clubhouse entrance
  • Tour the track's historic stable area
  • No reservations are allowed - tram tours are first come-first served