an exercise rider, gets the up front and personal from
By Martin Benjamin
CONGRESS PARK (Broadway, Saratoga
Springs, 587-3550). Tue: Sonny & Perley (7 PM).
PERFORMING ARTS CENTER (Saratoga State Park, Saratoga
Springs, tickets: 476-1000). Sun: O.A.R., Ozomatli.
Tue: Counting Crows, Maroon 5, Sara Barreiles.
ON THE ROOF (Rooftop patio, Tang Teaching Museum and Art
Gallery, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, 580-8080). Fri:
Brian Patneaude Quartet.
THE ALLEY BAR (Long Alley Road, Saratoga, 587-9766). Tue:
karaoke with Mark the Shark.
SARATOGA (2839 Route 9, Malta, 587-0048). Sat: karaoke.
CHEZ SOPHIE (Saratoga Hotel, 534 Broadway, Saratoga Springs,
583-3538). Fri, Tue: Cole Broderick. Sun: Cole Broderick
CAFÉ (392 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, 583-1106). Thu:
open mic with Nate Solomon. Sat: Nouveau Jazz Beat.
Wed: Rainbow Room Trio.
CLUB HOUSE (30 Caroline St., Saratoga Springs, 580-0686).
Fri-Sat: DJ Daniel Van D.
SOUTH (2128 Doubleday Ave., Route 50, Ballston Spa, 884-2926).
CONFIDENTIAL (38 Caroline St., Saratoga Springs, 584-0130).
Thu: Mikki Bakken (5:30 PM). Fri: Franklin Micare
Trio (5:30 PM); Good for the Soul (9 PM). Sat:
Rockpile (5:30 PM); Bluz House Rockers (9 PM).
RISTORANTE (17 Maple Ave., Saratoga Springs, 583-6955).
Fri: the Accents.
HOUSE (1 York St., Saratoga Springs, 226-0014). Tue: Masters
CAROLINE STREET (1 Caroline St., Saratoga Springs, 587-2026).
Fri, Mon: Sarah Pedinotti Band.
RESTAURANT (Saratoga National Golf Course, Union Street,
Saratoga Springs). Fri: Happy Daze.
(168 Lincoln Ave., Saratoga Springs, 584-4030). Thu-Wed: piano
bar with Roger Morris. Thu: Mingo Fishtrap (5:45
PM). Fri: the Refrigerators (5:45 PM). Sat: the Accents
(5:45 PM). Sun: Johnny Rabb (5:45 PM). Mon: the Schmooze
(5:45 PM). Wed: Ernie Williams (5:45 PM).
(13 Caroline St., Saratoga Springs, 581-1316). Fri-Sat:
NIGHTCLUB (Saratoga Gaming and Raceway, 342 Jefferson
St., Saratoga Springs, 584-2110). Thu: the Neville Brothers.
NIGHT CLUB (30 Caroline St., Saratoga Springs, 580-0686).
Fri-Sat: DJ Daniel Van D.
Cinderella Tales, Steamer No. 10 Theatre, Arts
Center in Saratoga, 320 Broadway, Saratoga Springs. Through
8/17, Sat-Sun at 4 PM. $10. 438-5503.
Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Spa State Park,
Saratoga Springs. 8/7, 8 PM: Philadelphia Orchestra’s Emerald
City Night, a pops program. 8/8, 8 PM: Martha Argerich and
the Capuçon brothers with join the Philadelphia Orchestra
in works by Berlioz and Beethoven. 8/9, 8 PM: Pianist Emanuel
Ax joins the PO in works by Bartók, Beethoven and Brahms.
8/13, 8 PM: Guest conductor Marin Alsop and violinist Gil
Shaham join the PO in works by Barber, Mozart, Sarasate and
Brahms. $18-$72.50. 587-3330.
Spa Little Theater, Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga
Springs. 8/10, 2:15 PM: Saratoga Chamber Music Festival with
Charles Dutoit, pianist Emanuel Ax and Hudson Shad performing
works by Stravinsky, Mendelssohn and Schubert. 8/11, 8 PM:
SCMF with Martha Argerich and the Capuçon brothers performing
works by Schumann and Shostakovich. 8/12, 8 PM: SCMF with
pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet performing works by Messiaen and
Mozart. $36.50, $41.50. 587-3330.
Radio Disney KidZone at Saratoga Polo on 8/10, 8/17, 8/24.
Kids can meet ponies and more. Call for info. 584-8108.
County Arts Council, 320 Broadway, Saratoga Springs. Around
The World Summer Camp! 8/11-8/15: South Africa. Ages 5-7,
Mon-Fri, 1-4 PM. Call for info. 584-4132, www.saratoga-arts.org.
70 Beekman Street Art Gallery, 70 Beekman St., Saratoga
Springs. 542-6688. Sporting Life: A Solo Show by Adriano
Manochia. Through 9/5.
Associates, 140 Broad St., Schuylerville. 695-3440. R.
Jane Bouchard: Assemblage Sculpture. Through 8/13. Paul
York State Military Museum, 61 Lake Ave., Saratoga Springs.
581-5100. Worth a Thousand Muskets: Civil War Field Artillery.
Also, Battleground for Freedom: New York during the Revolutionary
War. Also, World War II: United for Victory. Also,
Fiery Trial and Sacrifice: New York and the First World
County Arts Council, Arts Center Gallery, 320 Broadway,
Saratoga Springs. 584-4132. 25 Years of the Travers: Poster
Art by Greg Montgomery. Through 8/31.
Saratoga County Arts Council, Member Exhibition Hall,
320 Broadway, Saratoga Springs. 584-4132. Adirondack Light
and Adirondack Reflections. Through 8/31.
Saratoga Hospital Medical Library, 211 Church St., Saratoga
Springs. 583-8301. Rocky Roads: Coast to Coast View.
Springs Amtrak Station, Station Lane, Saratoga Springs.
437-6877. Sen Ba: War Horses. Through 8/31.
Springs Public Library, 49 Henry St., Saratoga Springs.
584-7860. Photographs by Andrew Derk. Through 8/31.
Springs Visitors Center, 297 Broadway, Saratoga Springs.
587-3241. Saratoga Springs Alive!, oil paintings by
Cynthia Whitman. Through 8/31.
Teaching Museum and Gallery, Skidmore College, 815 N.
Broadway, Saratoga Springs. 580-8080. Opener 15: Amy Sillman:
Third Person Singular. Through 1/4/09. Opener 14: Dean
Snyder: Almost Blue. Through 8/31. Also, Elevator Music
12: Jessica Rylan. Through 9/20.
Saratoga County Arts Council, 320 Broadway, Saratoga Springs.
8/7-8/8, 6-8 PM: Portfolio intensive with James D’Andrea.
For more information call 584-4132.
Ballston Spa Farmers Market, Wiswall Park, Ballston Spa.
Thursdays, 3-6 PM; Saturdays, 9 AM-noon.
Farmers Market, High Rock Park, High Rock Avenue, Saratoga
Springs. Saturdays, 9 AM-1 PM; Wednesdays, 3-6 PM.
Saratoga Polo Association Cigar and Scotch Night on 8/8,
to benefit Hannah’s Hope, a little girl who has giant axonla
neuropathy, a very rare disease with no cure or treatment.
Call for details. 584-8108.
daily through Sept. 1, except Tuesdays
267 Union Ave., Saratoga Springs, 584-6200.
$3 grandstand, $5 clubhouse; children under 12 free; reserved
seating sold separately. Travers Day $5 grandstand, $10 clubhouse.
$10 per car at the trackside and $5 across the street at the
Oklahoma Training Track. General parking is free.
Nine or 10 races a day; pari-mutuel wagering on every race.
Race Post Time is at 1 PM (except Travers Day, Aug. 23,
when it’s noon; and Aug. 29, when it’s 2:45 PM).
Stakes Races The Alabama Stakes (Aug. 16); The Travers
(Aug. 23); The Woodward (Aug. 30).