Whether you’re looking for a great deal at a local restaurant or spring-themed fun, you’ll want to be in the Capital Region this weekend. A lot of exciting events will be happening both in and around Clifton Park, including a Garden & Flower Show, Saratoga County Restaurant Week, and much more.
See What’s Going On At These Shows
Explore beautiful indoor garden displays and prepare for gardening season at the 32nd Annual Capital District Garden & Flower Show in Troy. This weekend-long show will bring together landscape and garden professionals who will offer demonstrations, lectures, and presentations. There will also be seeds for sale, soil testing, a Garden Cafe, and more. Some of the proceeds will benefit Wildwood Programs.
The annual Great Upstate Boat Show in Queensbury is the largest event of its kind between Montreal and NYC, and it’s an amazing opportunity to find your dream boat at an affordable price. Sales professionals will be on hand to answer questions, and the show will feature a huge selection of new and pre-owned boats and accessories.
The 30th Annual Greenwich FFA Farm Toy Show and Auction will be held at Greenwich High School on Saturday. If you’re a toy collector, then this is the event for you.
Are you a collector? Head to the Albany Comic and Toy Show at the Red Lion Hotel in Albany. The show will run from 10:00am-5:00pm and include new and vintage toys, comic books and collectibles, statues, model kits, original art, and much more. Admission is $5.
Enjoy Free Events In Clifton Park
Bring the family to the Clifton Park – Halfmoon Public Library on Friday and watch a “tale as old as time.” The library will screen the live action adaption of Beauty and the Beauty at 2:00pm, and no registration is required to attend.
Don’t miss CM School of the Fine Arts’ 10th Annual Celtic Music Jam this Sunday from 3:30pm-5:30pm. The event will feature live music performances, an instrument petting zoo, and a chance to meet with international artists. Admission is free.
Find Fun For Foodies
Discover Saratoga County’s fantastic restaurant scene during the annual Restaurant Week, which will take place from March 22 – 28. During this special event, you can visit participating restaurants and order special three-course dinners for just $20 or $30 (plus tax and tip). Fill up on delicious food and find a new favorite restaurant in the region.
Drive over to the historic Van Alstyne Homestead & Museum in Canajoharie this Saturday and sample mouthwatering chili at their annual Chili Cook-Off. Over a dozen types of chili will be available to taste, and attendees can enjoy live music, a 50/50 raffle, and guided tours of the site. Admission is $10.
Lace Up Your Running Shoes
Ready to get outside and run? It’s time to lace up your sneakers for the 8th Annual Sap Run 5K at Knox Town Hall. This 5K is an annual fundraiser for Helderberg Hilltowns Association, whose mission is to promote and support the area’s farms, small businesses, and organizations. The race will begin at 10:00am on Saturday morning.