Saratoga Performing Arts Center Hotel

Saratoga Springs Ultimate Music Venue

The Saratoga Performing Arts CenterĀ® (SPAC) is the famed covered outdoor amphitheater located close to The Gideon Putnam inside Saratoga Spa State Park. Some of the hottest acts in the world perform on stage at SPAC every summer, including groups like Dave Matthews Band, Hootie & The Blowfish, Jason Aldean, Zac Brown Band, Phish, Santana, and more! Check back soon for next year's summer concert schedule!

Philadelphia Orchestra performing at the Saratoga Performing Arts CenterJust a 10-minute walk from The Gideon Putnam, SPAC is a great night out for guests to see some of the biggest stars in music in a legendary Upstate New York setting. SPAC is the summer home of The Philadelphia Orchestra, the New York City Ballet and The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, and hosts a full program of concerts, festivals, and events, including the Saratoga Wine & Food Festival and Concourse d'Elegance during its annual season.

Dave Matthews Band performing at Saratoga Performing Arts CenterTravel in the complimentary shuttle (available seasonally during racing season) to see your favorite band perform and stay at the Gideon Putnam Resort, and check out a great show during your New York vacation in Saratoga.

View a complete list of shows at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center

Eat at Putnam's Before The Event

A special limited or prefixed menu may be available at Putnam's Restaurant from 5pm-7pm on select event dates. To inquire, please call 518-226-4719.

Walk to the Show

The Saratoga Performing Arts Center is just a short walk away from The Gideon Putnam! View a map with suggested walking routes below:

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"Beautiful property with a backdrop to a state park, Golf course and Saratoga Performing Arts Center(SPAC). Wonderful staff. Busy place with lots to offer to keep you entertained. Rooms were very inviting and comfortable."
- Cynthia, - July, 2022