Travers Eve Schedule, Friday, August 26th, 7-10 p.m.
- Meet and Greet with leading Saratoga jockeys at the parking lot of Saratowner Downtowner Motel, 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.
- Enjoy entertainment from Reggie and the Red Hot Feetwarmers, Sparkles the tall juggler, MaryLeigh & the Fauves & the Racing City Chorus. Face painting by P.J. Duell and Balloons with Mr. & Mrs. Bill along Broadway, 7 to 10 p.m.
- “Horse Squishy”, with Saratoga Race Course logo, to be given to kids at Impressions, G. Willikers, Celtic Treasures, The Candy Company, Ben and Jerry’s, Plum Dandy, Soave Faire and Zola Kids. *
- Travers-themed mardi gras beads to be given to adults at Hattie’s, Gaffney’s, Lillian’s, Circus Café, Olde Bryan Inn, Sperry’s, Ben and Jerry’s, Irish Times and The Parting Glass. *
Day Out with Thomas: For all you Thomas fans out there, this annual event is sure to please. My son isn't really into Thomas, so we've never done this, but the families I know that have really enjoyed it.
Thomas the Tank Engine To Visit August 27, 28, September 3 & 4, 2011. Take a 25-minute ride with Thomas the Tank Engine with an opportunity to meet Sir Topham Hatt, Controller of The Railway. Enjoy activities for the whole family, including arts & crafts, storytelling, video viewing, live music, magic show, miniature golf, & bounce castles. This event is a little out of town.... 3 Railroad Place, North Creek, New York 12853. Tickets range from $15-$19 per person. Buy tickets here.