The holiday season is here and we're excited to share some of our favorite things to do in the joyous holiday season!
Whether spending time with your family or your friends December is a great time to enjoy the company of others and make new traditions. With only a month left to go in 2022 we put together a list of fun things to do throughout the holiday season! Whether it's cutting yourself down a Christmas tree with the family, or enjoying a lovely hot chocolate stroll with friends - there is so much Upstate has to offer this season.
Of course - it wouldn't be the holidays without shopping for loved ones, so scroll down to see some suggestions of our favorite places to visit and shop!
Christmas Tree Hunting
Battenfeld & Son Wholesale Growers
Saltsman Christmas Tree Farm
Ellms Family Farm
Bell's Christmas Trees
Santa's Workshop, North Pole, NY
Polar Express Train Ride
321 Main Street Utica, NY 13501
The Victorian Stroll
Downtown Troy, NYhttps://www.victorianstroll.
The Downtown Albany Hot Chocolate Stroll
Downtown Albany, NYhttps://www.downtownalbany.
Holiday Light Shows
A Frosty Fest
778 Broadway, Ulster Park
Capital Holiday Lights in the Park
Washington Park entrance at Madison & New Scotland Avealbanycapitalholidaylights.com
Holiday Festival of Lights
Centennial Fountain, Canada Street, Lake Georgevisitlakegeorge.com/events/
85 Martin Hill Road, Harpursvilletheanimaladventurepark.com
Village of Lights
Santa's Workshop, 324 Whiteface Memorial Hwy, Wilmingtonnorthpoleny.com/village-of-
Holiday Small Business Shopping
5th Corner Goods
395 Kenwood Ave, Delmar, NY 12054https://www.5thcornergoods.
Vischer Ferry General Store
357 Riverview Rd, Vischer Ferry, NY 12148https://www.
Salt Point Shop
Tide & Purl
The Compas Team