Schenectady Signature Events
WINTERWarm up with some local flavor at this fun foodie event. Stroll through Downtown Schenectady, sample soups from local restaurants, and vote for your favorite flavors! This annual event brought to you by Downtown Schenectady Improvement Corporation!
Participating Schenectady restaurants offering multi-course meals for the special price of $25. This annual event is brought to you by Downtown Schenectady Improvement Corporation and the Capital Region Chamber!
SPRINGFeaturing food truck vendors, specialty vendors, craft brews & beverages!
Live music, food vendors, kids activities & more
SPRINGFree entertainment and art activities for kids! This annual event is brought to you by Create Community Studios and Downtown Schenectady Improvement Corporation!
Harbor Jam Concert Series take place right in the Mohawk Harbor Amphitheater adjacent to the casino! All shows are held on Saturdays throughout the summer and are free & open to the public for all ages. Every concert starts at 6PM and will go on, rain or shine! This concert series is brought to you by Rivers Casino & Resort!
Freedom Park Summer Concert Series offers FREE concerts highlighting performers from all over the Capital Region and beyond in Collins Park. Concerts from June to August!
Free outdoor concerts every Sunday June-August in Central Park.
SUMMERFree outdoor weekly concerts June-September in the Jay Street Marketplace. This annual event is brought to you by Downtown Schenectady Improvement, The City of Schenectady and SUNY Schenectady.
SPRINGLive music, vendors, food & more!
SUMMERFree family friendly block party. This annual event is brought to you by Rivers Casino & Resort, Times Union, and Saratoga Eagle in partnership with B95.5.
Free family activities to celebrate the Erie Canalway.
FALLThree-day event held in September, featuring live music, ethnic Greek food and folk dancing!
The Annual Little Italy StreetFest is an event that happens every year after Labor Day to celebrate an old neighborhood in Schenectady. This event is brought you to by The Little Italy Business Association.
FALLCelebrate the change in season at Mabee Farm with live music, hay rides, hot cider, and plenty of activities and yummy fall foods for the whole family. This event is brought to you by Schenectady County Historical Society.
FALLExplore Downtown Schenectady and feast on amazing wings from your favorite restaurants. This annual event is brought to you by Downtown Schenectady Improvement Corporation.
FALLAnnual 15k road race in Downtown Schenectady!
FALL/WINTERThis annual parade is a Schenectady tradition and local favorite! Celebrate the holidays with a sparkling parade.
WINTERWalk around downtown while sampling chili and craft beer! This annual event is brought to you by Downtown Schenectady Improvement Corporation.
WINTERAn afternoon of free family fun celebrating the Holiday season! This annual event is brought to you by Downtown Schenectady Improvement Corporation.
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