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Today in Saratoga: What’s happening on Wednesday, Sept. 1

A guide begins a walking tour into Congress Park in 2017.
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A guide begins a walking tour into Congress Park in 2017.

Wednesday, Sept. 1 in Saratoga

Pick of the day

SEPTEMBER 11, 2001: THE DAY THAT CHANGED THE WORLD

  • Poster exhibition courtesy of the 9/11 Memorial & Museum
  • Foyer of the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
  • Today through Sept. 20 from opening to closing

Around town

CONGRESS PARK GUIDED WALKING TOURS

  • 10:30 a.m. to noon
  • Meet at Saratoga Springs Visitors Center, 297 Broadway
  • 90 minutes in length
  • Cost: $20 | Children Age 12 and under: Free
  • About 1/2 mile in length; Flat, paved pathway

FAN APPRECIATION WEEK KICKS OFF AT SARATOGA RACE COURSE

  • Union Avenue, Saratoga Springs
  • Gates open | 11 a.m.
  • First post | 1 p.m.
  • Stakes races: With Anticipation (III) (Turf)
  • The George Fletcher Blues Band at the Vulcan Tequila Summer Stage
  • Buy one, get one on select reserved seats and tables; savings on final Berkshire Bank Family Sunday
  • Premium giveaway sale on favorites from past meets starting at 11 a.m.

SARATOGA FARMERS’ MARKET

  • 3 to 6 p.m.
  • High Rock Park, Saratoga Springs

POETRY MIC NIGHT

  • Feat. Quarry Songs | A Song Cycle for Change
  • 7 to 9 p.m.
  • Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs
  • $5

Elsewhere

AVATAR: GOING HUNTING TOUR

  • Doors: 7 p.m. | Show: 8 p.m.
  • Empire Live, 93 North Pearl St., Albany
  • Ages 16 and up
  • $30

FONDA FAIR | CHILDREN & SENIOR CITIZENS’ DAY

  • 8 a.m. to 11 p.m | Midway opens at 1 p.m.
  • 21 Bridge Street S, Fonda
  • General admission: $12 | Parking: $2 | Unlimited rides: $25

SCHAGHTICOKE FAIR | MILITARY APPRECIATION & $1 Day

  • 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • 69 Stillwater Bridge Road, Schaghticoke
  • General admission: $1
  • Veterans and active duty with military I.D., plus children 13 and under: Free

WING NIGHT WEDNESDAY AT TIPSY MOOSE TAP & TAVERN

  • 11:30 a.m. to close at all 3 locations
  • 1 dozen wings and a pint of Moosehead lager for $15.95
  • Latham: 185 Old Loudon Road, Latham
  • Troy: 62 Vandenburgh Ave, Troy
  • Albany: 261 New Scotland Ave, Albany

Categories: News, Saratoga County

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