Events in Saratoga Springs

Calendar of Activities in the Area

Saratoga Springs boasts a year-round calendar of events, activities and things to do – and with a prime location just a few minutes outside of the city, Longfellows Hotel provides a peaceful home base from which to experience them all. From the excitement of the Travers Stakes at Saratoga Race Course to music concerts, rowing regattas and the legendary Saratoga Chowderfest, there’s something here for everyone. Check out upcoming events in Saratoga Springs below.

Saratoga Chowderfest   Saturday, February 2.

Come enjoy samples of chowder from local restaurants in Saratoga Springs at the 21st Annual Saratoga Chowderfest on February 2, 2019.

Part of Winterfest, Chowderfest is one of the area's most highly anticipated events of the year and the perfect activity for a cold winter's day. Stroll through downtown Saratoga and purchase a $1 cup (3 oz. serving) of chowder from as many participating establishments as you'd like. Some restaurants will be offering classic varieties, while some may be serving original, unique concoctions. Over 80 vendors participate, including Saratoga County's best restaurants and caterers. After you've enjoyed sample after sample of delicious, warm chowder, vote for your favorite!

Flurry Festival Friday Feb. 15- Feb. 17

Get ready to enjoy a great weekend of dancing, dipping, and whirling with thousands of other spirited dancers! Each February over President's Day weekend, Saratoga Springs hosts the annual Flurry Festival. The weekend-long festival draws dancers of all ages, abilities, and styles of dance.

Dancers can participate in a variety of workshops and programs designed for all levels of experience, from beginner to advanced. And there's more than just dancing! The festival also includes an array of performances, singing, concerts, jamming, storytelling, vendors, and more. It's the perfect event to bring your dancing and non-dancing friends with you! Don't miss it!

Longfellows Wedding Show Sunday, February 24

At the Longfellows Wedding Show, your wedding dreams are all in one place, under one, rustic barn roof. The Longfellows Wedding Show is your one-stop wedding show this season for the bride and/or groom-to-be!


Longfellows Restaurant provides the idyllic setting for one of the area's most popular wedding events. We'll bring in the experts to assist you with your ceremony and reception plans and help you with all the details such as attire, transportation, flowers, gifts, music, photos and more.


Please visit  to register for this free event!

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