New Year’s is just around the corner, and that means now is the time to start making plans to celebrate!

Whether you’re looking for a romantic evening out with a special someone or you’re headed out on the town with the kids in search of some family friendly fun, Saratoga is the place to be on New Year’s Eve! If you live in Saratoga County, you’ve got dozens of events and activities to choose from when it comes to ringing in the new year.

In fact, you may have so many options that it might be tough to choose what to do!

Hoping to stay close to home this New Year’s, but want to find some local fun to enjoy? You’re in luck! We’ve put together a list of three of our favorite ways to spend New Year’s in Saratoga to help you make your plan.

New Year’s Events and Activities Near Saratoga

First Night Saratoga

First Night Saratoga has become an annual tradition. It’s the largest New Year’s Eve celebration in New York State outside of New York City, and if you live in Saratoga you’re lucky to have this amazing event right at your fingertips.

With live music, magicians, dance and theater performances, and more at various venues throughout the city – not to mention a breathtaking fireworks display at midnight – First Night Saratoga is one of the most popular places to be on New Year’s Eve for people throughout Upstate NY. Even better – it’s a family friendly event! Kids and parents alike are sure to have an enjoyable evening and make some wonderful memories as they ring in the new year.

You can find more information about First Night Saratoga, including ticket details, here.

Exclusive Parties at Local Bars, Restaurants and Nightclubs

 Planning to get a babysitter and head out on the town for New Year’s without the kids? You’ll find a plethora of New Year’s Eve parties at establishments throughout Saratoga.

Prime at Saratoga National, Vapor Nightclub, Longfellows, and Saratoga Winery are just a few of the many venues that typically host New Year’s Eve events. From wine pairings and sit down dinners to cocktails and dancing, no matter what type of NYE celebration you’re looking for you’ll find it in Saratoga.

Check out this list of places to go on New Year’s Eve in Saratoga. 

At Home New Year’s Parties

 Saratoga is also a great place to host an at home party on New Year’s Eve. With so many local events going on, it’s easy for friends who are out and about to stop by if you live in or near Saratoga. Plus, hosting an at home party is easy with so many great local caterers available to help.

If you want a laid back evening to celebrate the end of one year and the beginning of the next – or if you want to enjoy a party without having to find a sitter for the kids – an at home party might be just the thing to do!

Thinking about doing a New Year’s party at home this year? Check out these New Year’s Eve party planning tips!

Saratoga is the Place To Be During the Holidays!

There are many perks to living in Saratoga County year round, but it’s an especially wonderful place to be during the holiday season.

With dozens of family friendly holiday activities and events throughout the region, not to mention an endless supply of places to enjoy the wonderful wintry weather outdoors, Saratoga can’t be  beat when it comes to festive fun!

We hope you enjoy every minute celebrating with family and friends this holiday season, whether you’re in Saratoga or elsewhere.

Think you might want to move to Saratoga to enjoy these festivities and all the other perks of living in such a vibrant and convenient location? Contact us today at (518) 348-0931 to find out how we can help you make your dream of owning a home in Saratoga County a reality!