The Capital Region is gearing up for another fantastic weekend of winter season events. From cool drinks at the Fire & Ice Bar in Round Lake to sweet chocolate treats in Ballston Spa, you’re sure to find an event that piques your interest!
‘Tis the season for ice bars! The Mill on Round Lake is hosting their 4th Annual Fire & Ice Bar during two more weekends this month. Stop by on Friday or Saturday and enjoy specialty cocktails, frosty surroundings, and warm fire pits.
As part of their First Friday Events, the Ballston Spa Business and Professional Association will present their 7th Annual Chocolate Fest this Friday. Local restaurants, bakeries, and chefs will showcase their talents and offer their best chocolate creations for visitors to sample. Each chocolate treat will cost $1 at participating locations.
Get ready for a weekend of laughter at the 31st Annual National College Comedy Festival. Hosted at Skidmore College, this annual comedy festival will include a mix of student shows and professional shows. Tickets cost $7 for the student shows, $10 for the professional shows, and $20 for a full weekend pass.
The Times Union Home Expo is the largest and longest running consumer home show in the Capital Region. If you’re looking to move forward with some home improvement projects, then this is the event for you! Head to the Albany Capital Center on Friday, Saturday, or Sunday.
Look forward to good riding, good company, and delicious food and drinks at the 6th Annual Saratoga Fat Bike Rally at Saratoga Spa State Park. Event registration is free, while some of the races and fun events have a small fee.
Looking Ahead to Next Week
Romance is in the air, and Valentine’s Day is already coming up next week! If you need some help making plans for the holiday, then check out our Clifton Park Valentine’s Day Guide for lodging and dining specials, local activities, and more.