Whether you love the snowy winter weather or spending time indoors, there are plenty of ways to have fun near Clifton Park. This weekend, you can hit the slopes at a local ski resort, watch Monster Jam at the Times Union Center, and even support a charitable cause or two.
Upstate NY is full of premier ski resorts where you can hit the slopes and go alpine skiing or snowboarding. Plan a day trip to Gore Mountain in North Creek, Maple Ski Ridge in Schenectady, or another ski destination this weekend.
Discover Events for All Ages
Both kids and adults will enjoy stories by Jungle Jack Hanna at Into the Wild Live! at Proctors. This Friday at 7:30pm, America’s favorite zookeeper will entertain audience members with footage from his worldwide adventures and more.
Known as the world’s largest and most famous monster truck tour, Monster Jam will excite audience members of all ages. This live motorsport event will take place at the Times Union Center on Saturday at 1:00pm and 7:00pm and Sunday at 1:00pm.
Take a trip to Riverside Maple Farms in Glenville for a fun Sugar on Snow event. From 12:00pm-3:00pm, the maple farm will pour warm syrup over shaved snow, which will turn it into a delicious taffy for visitors to enjoy.
Have Fun Supporting the Community
Don’t miss the final Hattie’s Mardi Gras Benefit this Saturday at the Canfield Casino in downtown Saratoga. During the event, the Canfield Casino will become the “New Orleans of the North,” and guests can enjoy a fantastic culinary experience, dancing, live music from Soul Session and Garland Nelson, and more.
Get your tickets to a Night of Comedy at the Spa Little Theater in Saratoga Springs this Saturday! Featuring headliner Steve Van Zandt with guest Nick Marra, this comedy show will benefit Home Made Theater, Saratoga’s resident theater company. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door.
Support Susan G. Komen Upstate NY by participating in Rivers Casino & Resort’s All-In for A Cure Poker Tournament on Sunday at 11:00am. The buy-in for this charity poker tournament is $200, and partial proceeds from each player’s entry fee will benefit the charitable organization.