Empire State College: Moby Dick's Fish Fry
First Baptist Church: serving hot drinks and chili all night long
NBT Bank Parking Lot: Harvey's Chowder
PNECC: Soup & Salad dinner to benefit the youth group
Saratoga Arts: Green Mountain Cotton Candy
Temple Sinai: SYSCO and WEXT serve up FREE coffee and hot chocolate
First Night Posters with art by Sharon Bolton:
$20/ $15 - First Night 2018
$10/ $5 - Previous First Nights
Need to Complete Your Button Collection?
$5 for buttons from 2008 to now and select previous years
First Night 5k Shirts:
$10- First Night 2017, M and S only
$5- Previous First Nights
Map & Events Schedule Coming Soon!
Here is a Quick Guide to First Night 2018 to help you plan your evening:
Saratoga Youth Symphony
FIRST NIGHT CELEBRATIONS AROUND THE UNITED STATES
If you aren’t planning to be near Saratoga Springs this New Year’s Eve, here are some other First Nights you can check out- courtesy of Meetings and Events of Distinction.
"We came up from NYC
area for 1st night, as we
have done for the past
few years, and had a
wonderful time –
you all do an amazing job
with the evening!"
What is First Night Saratoga?
One of the oldest and largest celebrations of its kind in the country:
- 15,000+ revelers;
- The 5k roadrace at Skidmore College;
- 30 venues throughout Historic Downtown Saratoga Springs;
- 70+ regional and touring acts performing live music, dance, comedy and magic from 6pm to midnight!
The most affordable, accessible, safe and exciting all-ages New Year's Eve event in the region:
- 9,000 admission buttons priced at $20 and under;
- Kids 12 and under are admitted for free;
- All venues are alcohol-free;
- Free CDTA bus service;
- Fireworks in Congress Park at midnight!
First Night Saratoga will be the highlight of your outgoing year!
Proceeds support the community arts programs at Saratoga Arts to help make the arts affordable and accessible to all.