Kids off all ages will enjoy the festivities that Saratoga’s All-American Celebration has to offer to make this Independence Day weekend memorable, July 2nd-5th in Downtown Saratoga. Families can enjoy All-American Parade down Broadway, Family Day, All-American BBQ & Dessert Fest, live re-enactors, All-American Classic Car Show, kids games, historic city tours, face painting, Patriotic Pooches, carousel rides, Party in Downtown, food, live music, and live reading of the Declaration of Independence. Saturday’s activities kick-off after the Firecracker4 road race in the morning, with parade starting at 11am and fireworks at dusk set to Patriotic music.
This year's Saratoga's All-American Celebration is not in Congress Park due to a private event, so instead they are closing up Spring Street, Putnam Street and Henry Street for a downtown party! The fireworks will be shot off from behind the Congress Park carousel. The AudioStars concert will be on stage in the Spring Street surface lot. The car show will be along Division Street. And of course BBQ & Dessert Fest will take place all along Broadway and throughout downtown Saratoga Springs.
Attendance is FREE to ALL Saratoga's All-American Celebration official events thanks to generous Sponsors and Participants! The BBQ & Dessert Fest tastings are $1 per taste paid to each Participant at their locations. Commemorative T-Shirts are $10 with a Stamped BBQ & Dessert Fest Ballot (3+ BBQ stamps AND 3+ Dessert stamps) or $20 without a Stamped Ballot. T-Shirts will be available at the Ballot Turn-In Tent in front of Fingerpaint on the corner of Division St. and Broadway. Food will be available in and around the event from various vendors and other local restaurants within a short walk of the event, prices vary.
Saratoga's All-American Celebration, Inc. is organized entirely by volunteers and funded entirely by sponsors' donations, to bring family fun and patriotic pride to the residents and visitors of Saratoga Springs, New York as we celebrate our nation's freedom and independence every Fourth of July.
For more information and full schedule of events, go online to www.saratogajuly4th.com or their Facebook page.
For the Firecracker4 Road Race, visit www.firecracker4.com.