The final days of 2019 are here, and if you’re looking to end the year on a high note, then you’re in luck! Here are 5 great events that you should check out with the family in the Clifton Park area.
Witness a spectacular, awe-inspiring show at the 2019 Price Chopper/Market 32 Capital Holiday Lights in the Park in Albany. This annual holiday season tradition will be taking place through January 3, 2020. Drive through Washington Park and see all the beautiful holiday displays!
Make your registration for a sleigh ride across a winter wonderland at Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center in Northville. These 30-minute adventures will be offered from 1:00pm-4:00pm, and the cost is $25 for ages 15 and up, $15 for ages 4-14, and free for ages 3 and younger. Pre-registration is required!
Enjoy meeting new people from all over the world at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library during a Crossing Cultures Luncheon & Happy “Noon” Year Celebration on December 31. Children are welcome, and there will be special activities at the library to celebrate the “Noon” Year.
Make your New Year’s Eve memorable with a trip to First Night Saratoga in downtown Saratoga Springs. Recognized as New York State’s largest New Year’s Eve celebration outside of NYC, First Night Saratoga is a fun and family-friendly way to ring in 2020. Everyone with a First Night button can enjoy dozens of regional and touring performing groups across 30 venues. From live music to dance and martial arts, First Night Saratoga can’t be missed!
One of the best ways you can spend New Year’s Day is by going on a First Day Hike. On January 1 from 10:00am-12:00pm, there will be a First Day Hike around the perimeter of the picturesque Peebles Island in Cohoes. This history hike is free and open to the public, and while registration is not required, an email would help the organizers plan accordingly.