Are you ready to have an amazing weekend in the Clifton Park area? From the Albany Chefs’ Food & Wine Festival to Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, these are the events you don’t want to miss!
Experience Top Winter Events This Weekend
The Albany Chefs’ Food & Wine Festival is a celebration of international cuisine, and this year’s event will feature the food, wine, arts, and culture of Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe, and other regions around the world. The popular Grand Tasting & Seminars will take place at the Albany Capital Center on Friday and Saturday, and tickets are available now.
The Pours for Paws Pub Crawl is a scavenger hunt-style pub crawl in Saratoga Springs to raise funds for H.O.P.E. Animal Rescue. Registration is $10, and participating teams must fill out a game card and complete all of the tasks at various pubs and locations in downtown Saratoga.
Explore a gorgeous forest on a Sunday Snowshoe Adventure with Into The Woods Farm in Middle Grove. This educational farm is surrounded by woods, streams, and wetlands, and their snowshoe adventures are a great way to have fun outdoors this winter.
Sip wine and shop to your heart’s content at The Saratoga Winery’s Girls Day Out on Sunday from 11:00am-3:00pm. Admission is free, and the event will include products from local small businesses and purveyors, wine and chocolate pairings, and more.
Celebrate MLK Weekend in the Capital Region
The 5th Annual Dr. King Challenge in Saratoga Springs will take place at the Holiday Inn on Friday from 6:30pm-9:00pm. This energizing evening will feature provocative artistic performances and music & dancing with Azzaam Hameed R&B Ensemble w/ Annette Harris. Admission is free, and donations are always welcomed.
This Monday, New York State’s Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Observance will be held at The Egg in Albany. The special program will begin at 10:00am, and a volunteer fair will start at 9:00am.
The Troy Children’s Chorus, grades 4-9, will perform at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library as part of a MLK Day Celebration. Stop by and enjoy the lovely sounds of joy and hope.
If you love delicious soup, then mark your calendar for next Saturday’s Schenectady Soup Stroll! From 11:00am-4:00pm, participating restaurants in downtown Schenectady will open their doors to serve a variety of hot soup samples for $1 per cup.