Today in Saratoga: What’s happening on Saturday, Aug. 7

The start of the 91st running of the Whitney on Aug. 4, 2018 at Saratoga Race Course.
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The start of the 91st running of the Whitney on Aug. 4, 2018 at Saratoga Race Course.

PICK OF THE DAY

Whitney Day at Saratoga Race Course

  • Union Avenue, Saratoga Springs
  • Gates open 11 a.m.
  • First post 1:05 p.m.
  • Stakes race: Whitney (Breeders’ Cup) (Grade I)
  • Longines Test (Grade I)
  • Saratoga Derby Invitational (Grade I) (Turf)
  • Fasig Tipton Lure (R) (Turf)
  • Glens Falls (Grade II) (Turf)
  • The Bluz House Rockers at the Vulcan Tequila Summer Stage

AROUND TOWN

Big Truck Day Hosted by The Children’s Museum At Saratoga

  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Maple Avenue Middle School, 515 Maple Avenue, Saratoga Springs
  • Cost: $5

Saturday Saratoga Farmers’ Market

  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • High Rock Park, Saratoga Springs

Summer Auto Show

  • 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Saratoga Automobile Museum
  • 110 Avenue of the Pines, Saratoga Springs
  • Vehicle registration: $20
  • Spectator parking fee: $10
  • Free entry for spectators

Ballston Spa Farmers’ Market

  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Wiswall Park, Front Street

ELSEWHERE

Mia Scirocco Trio Concert

  • 7 p.m.
  • Freedom Park, Scotia
  • Free and open to the public 

Ghost, Roast and Toast at Grapevine Farms

  • 2373 State Route 7, Cobleskill
  • 7 to 9 p.m.
  • Price: $20/person includes hotdogs, chips, pickles and s’mores
  • Bonfire starts at 7
  • Cash Bar Available
  • Paranormal team will be on-site sharing their findings of investigations in the surrounding area.
  • Bring a lawn chair and your best paranormal story to share
  • Phone: (518) 234-9148

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