Clifton Park's Top Holiday Gifts For 2017

Looking for fun and creative holiday gift ideas? Discover these handpicked gift ideas for this holiday season!

We've looked far and wide to find the best gifts in Clifton Park and have come up with some of the top picks. Whether you're shopping for your kids, your spouse, your mother-in-law, or your friends, you'll be able to find the perfect present for anyone on your list!

2017 Capital Region Holiday Gifts

A Night Out at The Century House

elegant place setting with two glass of white wine with plates of scallops and what looks like lamb chops

Head south on I-87 for 15 minutes, and you'll discover The Century House, offering fireside dining in an award-winning restaurant, and featuring a menu that includes a modern take on traditional fare. Your friends and family will enjoy relaxing in their Federal tavern, sipping on a locally-brewed craft beer while indulging in a surf and turf or a Century burger. Give the gift of great taste this season when you purchase gift cards from The Century House!

Go Western with Stylish Boots

three pairs of western-style boots lined up on a wooden bench

If you have a country music, line dancing or western boot lover on your list, then this is is the place for you! Located just 18 minutes north of Clifton Park, Double M Western has been making boot buying an experience for more than 50 years. You'll find a welcoming staff, more than willing to help you choose just the right gift from the largest selection of boots in the tri-state area, in sizes 6 to 12 for women, and 7 to 16 for men.

In addition to beautiful western boots, Double Me Western offers casual footwear, work boots, and children's boots. Double M offers big names like Ariat, Dingo, Durango, Justin, Laredo, Timberland, Tony Lama, and more. You are sure to find a pair of comfortable fitting, great looking boots for everyone on your list!

Stop into Double M, and let them make your shopping experience a time to remember.

Experience an Escape Room

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Give the gift of adventure! A Triple Adventure Gift Card from 5 Wits Albany lets your gift recipient transport to an abandoned spacecraft in Deep Space, battle an angry Pharaoh in a Tomb, and come face-to-face with a giant dragon. The cost is $30 plus tax and is available at 5 Wits Albany at Crossgates Mall. Or, purchase a $50 gift card online at 5-wits.com, which allows your recipient a Triple Adventure plus a Deep Space tee-shirt.

A Farmers Market in a Box, Delivered to Your Door

holiday-themed image items like chocolate and soap with a small blanket that says Cheers

If you love strolling through your local Farmers Market and discovering handmade, local products then Roost Crate is perfect for you. Each Roost Crate is a carefully curated crate-sized box full of goodies you find at the Farmers Market – from tea and honey to artisanal soaps, and everything in between. And the best part? You can order them online and have them delivered to your door or sent as a holiday gift.

Each crate has a theme and is filled with items that complement each other. Crates can be ordered online as a one-time gift or you can purchase a subscription. To order visit RoostCrate.com and select "Shop" or "Subscribe" to choose the best option for you.

Health, Beauty, Bath & Body

lineup of Saratoga Botanicals products

Saratoga Botanicals' new organic Winter Mint Bath & Body Collection is an absolute must for gift giving this holiday season! Plus, check out SaBo's three other winter Bath & Body collections: Candied Fig, Merry Berry Blend, and Blissfully Balsam.

Stop by their store to shop their organic small batch made products at 80 Henry Street in Saratoga Springs, or peruse their amazing selection of health and beauty products online at SaratogaBotanicals.com. Follow SaBo on Facebook for sales and promotions for their products and services.

The Ultimate Care Package for Saratoga Lovers

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You can create a care package for the Saratoga lover in your life with Saratoga in a Box. Boxes include Saratoga items like the Saratoga chips, Saratoga water, Saratoga garlic aoili, and more. Choose from two box sizes with either five or ten items, and shipping is free! It doesn't get any easier to give the gift of Saratoga.

A New Way to Paint the Town

three women holding up paintings of a tree

When you give someone a gift card to the Saratoga Paint & Sip Studio you'll be giving them an experience to remember. A local artist walks participants step-by-step through creating an original piece of art as they enjoy a drink. No experience is needed, all art supplies are provided, and gift cards are good at the Saratoga or Latham locations.

Snug Slippers for a Warm Winter

UGG slippers around the Christmas tree with The National text

What better way to spend a winter's day, then shopping on Broadway in Saratoga Springs? And what better gift to give anyone on your list than UGG's best-selling Ascot Slipper, the perfect footwear to keep your toes toasty warm all winter long?! The Ascot's soft, water-resistant suede is lined with a natural wool and a durable rubber sole enabling the slipper to be worn anywhere at anytime. The Ascot is available at The National and retails for $105.

An All-Purpose Bag for Any Occasion

a beige and brown Filson bag with The National text above it

Also at The National is a gift that is sure to please just about anyone on the go. Filson's legendary briefcase is built with signature Rugged Twill, an industrial-strength fabric that resists water and wear, and features saddle-grade Bridle Leather handles, an adjustable and removable strap, and accents. There is a large interior compartment with dividers, plus slotted pockets for small item organization. This bag is available for $325 both in their Broadway store and on The National's website, and it carries Filson's Life Time Guarantee.

Gourmet Foods & Artisanal Chocolate

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Keep your Saratoga Springs Broadway shopping spree going and stop in to The Savory Pantry where you will find the best artisanal American-made chocolates from coast-to-coast in this luxurious gift. Brimming with legendary drinking chocolate, whisper-thin chocolate wafers, gray salt caramels, biscotti, craft bar chocolate, and more, all tied up with a festive ribbon. Browse a wide variety of gourmet foods and craft cocktail selections, and have your custom gifts shipped nationwide. Prefer to shop in the comfort of your own home? You can also order gifts from The Savory Pantry online.

Stay Classy With Floral Arrangements

an arrangement of beautiful flowers in different shades of pink

Don't stop yet!! Also conveniently located on Broadway in downtown Saratoga Springs is Simply Sidney Floral Design and Home Accents. Tell them you saw Simply Sidney on CliftonPark.com and you will receive 10% off any floral arrangement you purchase during the holiday season! A floral arrangement from Simply Sidney Floral Design and Home Accents makes the perfect gift for the hostess or host of a holiday dinner or party, and while you are there, pick out the perfect centerpiece for your own holiday celebration!

Sampler Basket Of 4 Tasty Farmstead Cheeses

basket of hard cheese

Who doesn't love cheese? When you're searching for the best gift for a family member, friend, or even a coworker, you can't go wrong with Argyle Cheese Farmer's Cheese Sampler.

Featuring a box of approx 1 lb. of aged, hard cheese, this Cheese Sampler includes blocks of Grace (aged gouda), Mercy (creamy cheddar), Caerphilly (a flavorful Welsh cheese), and Glory (a creamy cheese that is cultured with yogurt). The cost is $22, and a description card will be enclosed. Visit their store or order online for the holidays!

Give a Tasting Experience with Saratoga Winery

a sign that says wine tasting with several wine bottles lined up next to it on the left

Drive north through Ballson Lake to Rt. 29 and visit The Saratoga Winery. A gift certificate to this popular winery is the ultimate gift of a tasting experience - and not just for wine lovers, but for craft beer enthusiasts and others as well. The recipient is able to choose a wine tasting from over 15 handcrafted wines, a local craft beer tasting, a local spirits tasting, a chocolate pairing, and so much more. Want to add some extra personalization to your gift? Have a tasting yourself and include your recommendations with the gift certificate!

The Ultimate Relaxation Gift

a horse drawn carriage in front of the Gideon Putnam on the left, Gideon Putnam logo on the right

Who wouldn't love some getaway time, especially after the busy holiday season? Purchase a gift card to the Gideon Putnam in any denomination. This card can be used for overnight accommodations, spa services at the Roosevelt Baths & Spa, or for dining at Putnam's Restaurant, including the incredible Sunday brunch. One gift card gives in so many ways!

Saratoga Photography All Year

2018 calendar with Saratoga Spa State Park in the fall

Give the gift of beautiful Saratoga photography with this calendar from Frozen Moments! Calendars are just $20 each, and are a compilation of photographer Gail Stein's personal favorites as well as her most popular photos taken throughout the year. Each photo is at various Saratoga locations or landmarks, corresponding to the month.

Visit Frozen Moments on Facebook, and order by clicking on the "send email" button, or send Gail an email at frozen.moments.saratoga@gmail.com. You can also find the calendars at Impressions of Saratoga and Plum Dandy.

For the Winter Sports Enthusiasts

two girls laughing while snow tubing

Tubing six packs, perfect for families and the young at heart, and ski six packs for your favorite skier or snowboarder, can be purchased at West Mountain and are available for purchase online at WestMtn.net until midnight December 22nd. They make great stocking stuffers!

An Extreme & Exciting Gift

logo for Adirondack Extreme Adventure gift certificates with ziplines, climbing, and swinging

Do you have a thrillseeker on your list? For a really unique holiday present, consider giving the gift of adventure this year with a gift card to Adirondack Extreme in Bolton Landing! This high wire, tree top adventure course provides a thrilling experience with zip lines, suspended bridges, and more high-flying fun. And, best yet? There's something for all ages and abilities!

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Unique Watches, Clocks & More

Time Square in Clifton Park offers a large selection of watches, clocks, and engravable gifts. Consider a grandfather clock, cuckoo clock, or a novelty clock for that hard-to-buy person on your list.

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