February Break Event Guide

February break means a well-deserved reprieve from everyday life for your kids but for parents it means finding something fun (and affordable) to do with your family while home from school.  

Look no further...introducing Discover Schenectady's Inaugural Hotel Week!

Discover Schenectady's Hotel Week offers irresistible savings on hotels and experiences from February 16 - 20, 2020. Come to Schenectady this February and explore all that our county has to offer!

Here is your guide to making the most out of February break!

Participating Hotels

  • The Inn at Glen Sanders Mansion
    • Luxurious accommodations and free continental breakfast!
    • Hotel Week Room Rate: $99.00 rate (per room/per night)
    • To book: Call Glen Sanders Mansion at 518-374-7262 and ask for "hotel week" code
  • The Landing Hotel
    • Situated on Mohawk Harbor, breakfast for four included in the Hotel Week rate!
    • Hotel Week Room Rate: $123.45 rate (per room/per night) - includes family package deals (details below)!
    • To Book: Visit The Landing Hotel's website, enter your arrival and departure date, select your Hotel Week deal (family four fun pack OR buy one night, get one free)!
      • Note: Hotel Week deals at The Landing are only valid Tuesday - Friday.  Deals cannot be combined.

Plan Your Hotel Week Stay

  • Fiddler on the Roof at Proctors: A wonderful cast and a lavish orchestra tell this heartwarming story of fathers and daughters, husbands and wives, and the timeless traditions that define faith and family. 
    • Upon booking at any of the participating hotels, you will receive a confirmation email with instructions on how to book your discounted Fiddler on the Roof tickets at Proctors! 
    • Closest Participating Hotel: Hampton Inn Downtown (1 minute walk)
    • Fiddler on the Roof will begin on Tuesday, February 18th
  • Riverside Maple Farms: free guided tours, tastings of our maple syrup, and of course maple cotton candy!
    • Tours are approximately 20 minutes, including both inside and outside
    • Closest Participating Hotel: Comfort Inn and Suites (11 minute drive)
    • Riverside Maple Farms is closed on Tuesday
  • The Museum of Innovation and Science (miSci): miSci inspires us to explore how science and technology impact our lives.
    • Offering multiple exhibits, featuring: Butterflies + Bloom -step into the spring-like indoor butterfly house and walk among hundreds of brilliantly-colored native butterflies!
    • Closest Participating Hotel: Hampton Inn Downtown (3 minute drive/11 minute walk)
    • miSci is closed on Monday
  • Via Aquarium: Aquarium located in the heart of Schenectady County!
    • Aquarium admission for four included in the $123.45 rate offered by the Landing Hotel!
    • The Landing Hotel is offering complimentary transportation to & from the aquarium for all Hotel Week attendees
    • Closest Participating Hotel: The Landing Hotel (9 minute drive) 
    • Via Aquarium is opened daily
  • Movieland 6: See you at the movies!  
    • Movie admission for four included in the $123.45 rate offered by the Landing Hotel!
    • Closest Participating Hotel(s): The Landing Hotel (9 minute drive) and the *Hampton Inn Downtown (2 minute walk) - note, the Hampton Inn Downtown is not packaged with Movieland 6 tickets.
    • Movieland 6 is opened daily
  • Maple Ski Ridge: located only 6 miles from Schenectady, Maple Ski Ridge is a family-owned ski area, designed for skiers and riders of all ages and abilities.  
    • Maple Ski Ridge is the perfect place for families to learn to ski and ride!
    • Closest Participating Hotel: Glen Sanders Mansion (12 minute drive) 
    • During February Break Maple Ski Ridge is opened daily

For more information regarding all things Schenectady County visit the Discover Schenectady website!

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