Schenectady Signature Events
JanuaryWarm up with some local flavor at this fun foodie event.
Participating Schenectady restaurants offering multi-course meals for the special price of $25
MayFeaturing food truck vendors, specialty vendors, craft brews & beverages!
Live music, food vendors, kids activities & more
JuneFree entertainment and art activities for kids!
Free outdoor concerts at Mohawk Harbor June-August
Free weekly concerts highlighting performers from all over the Capital Region and beyond from June to August
Free outdoor concerts every Sunday June-August in Central Park
JuneFree outdoor weekly concerts June-September
JuneLive music, vendors, food & more!
JulyFree family friendly block party.
Free family activities to celebrate the Erie Canalway
SeptemberThree-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.
OctoberCelebrate 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.
OctoberExplore Downtown Schenectady and feast on amazing wings from your favorite restaurants
NovemberAnnual 15k road race in Downtown Schenectady!
November This annual parade is a Schenectady tradition and local favorite! Celebrate the holidays with a sparkling parade.
DecemberWalk around downtown while sampling chili and craft beer!
DecemberAn afternoon of free family fun celebrating the Holiday season!
From hot spots to hidden gems, our guide to everything you need to explore and enjoy Schenectady County!
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