Premiere Transportation 2016-2017 Bridal Show Schedule

Capital Region BrideThe summer wedding season is coming to an end, but that means bridal show season is just around the corner! If you’re recently engaged and just getting started with planning your wedding, or you’ve already set a date and are in the midst of coordinating your big day, bridal shows are a great way to get ideas and connect with vendors who can help to make your wedding day a smashing success.

The Capital Region is a great place to be if you’re hoping to attend bridal shows as part of the wedding planning process. There are dozens of annual bridal shows in Albany, Saratoga and beyond! Continue reading

Saratoga Race Track Calendar, Special Events, and Giveaways!

Saratoga Track Schedule Giveaways and Special EventsThe 2016 Saratoga Race Course season runs from July 22nd to September 5th. While your typical day at the track can often be packed with good times just on its own – there are plenty of special events that you may not have known about!

Saratoga Racing Calendar

There’s a couple of important notes about the calendar. The track does not have live racing on Tuesdays and the gate does not open at the same time every day. Gate Open Times:

Weekdays – 11:00 a.m.

Weekends – 10:30 a.m.

Travers Day – 7:00 a.m.

See the full calendar!

Special Events

Four of the most well-known events are on Saturdays. These are

Saturday, August 6th, 2016 – The $1.25 Million Whitney

Saturday, August 20th, 2016 – Alabama Stakes

Saturday, August 27th, 2016 – The $1.25 Million Travers / Annual Saratoga Bridges Day

Saturday, September 3rd, 2016 – Woodward Day

Taste NY: Cider, Wine, & Spirits events are on Thursday, Taste NY: Craft Beer events are on Fridays, and Taste NY: Food & Artisans are on Sundays! Taste NY is an initiative that focuses on high-quality and local NY food and beverage products.

Another event that’s sure to be a great time is the Final Stretch Music Festival Weekend (Sat, Sep 3rd to Sun, Sep 4th). Final Stretch marks the last weekend of the Saratoga Springs track season – after the races, the streets are filled with live music.

See the full list of special events!

Giveaways

Saratoga Race Track giveaways are typically on Sunday or Monday.

Sunday, July 24, 2016 – Saratoga Baseball Cap

Monday, August 1, 2016 – Saratoga Duffle Bag

Monday, August 15, 2016 – Saratoga Beach Towel

Sunday, September 4, 2016 – Saratoga Long Sleeve Pullover

See the photos of giveaway items!

Long Term Parking vs. Chauffeured Transportation: What’s The Best Option?

Woman pulling suitcase on her way into the airportUnless you’re driving to your destination or you have a friendly neighbor willing to take you to the airport, when it comes to vacation travel parking is always something you need to consider. Unfortunately, figuring out where to leave your car – and paying for airport parking – can really put a damper on your vacation planning.

Though it may feel like the hassle of long term parking is unavoidable when you’re flying to your destination, the truth is it’s not. There’s at least one great alternative to long term parking when you’re going on vacation: hiring chauffeured transportation! Continue reading

How to Prepare for Track Season at Saratoga Racetrack

Horses Racing at Saratoga RacetrackSummer has arrived and opening day at the Saratoga Racetrack is just around the corner! On July 22, 2016, another terrific season at the oldest racetrack in the United States will begin. Over the next 6 weeks – through September 5, 2016 – thousands will flock to the track to enjoy world class horse racing, activities and special events you won’t want to miss!

Are you planning to head to the track this summer? Are you prepared for Track Season 2016? If not, here are a few things we recommend you do to get ready for Track Season at Saratoga! Continue reading

5 Ways to Reduce Stress on Your Wedding Day

Bride and Groom walking down a path together after a stress free weddingYour wedding day will likely be one of the most exciting and memorable days of your life. Unfortunately, it may also be one of the most stressful. Between coordinating last minute details and preparing to be the center of attention for an extended period of time, you’re likely going to have a lot on your hands on the all-important day you marry that someone special.

So what can you do to reduce stress on your wedding day? Here are some tips to help you minimize stress the day of so you can relax and enjoy every moment of your wedding day. Continue reading

Summertime Things to Do in Lake George Village

Young Girl Eating an Ice Cream ConeLake George Village is a favorite attraction for summer vacationers near and far. Though relatively quiet during the winter, the area is bustling with activity during the summer months and is a popular destination for families, couples and individuals of all ages.

Considering a trip to Lake George Village this summer? Here are some of our top picks for things to do and see while you’re in the area! Continue reading

Track Season Is Almost Here! Visit Saratoga Racetrack in Style with Premiere

Siro's Cup at Saratoga Race TrackWhen Is Saratoga Race Track’s Opening Day?

The oldest race track in the United States, Saratoga Racetrack has been around for more than 150 years and is a favorite summer destination for many. From placing bets and watching the horses run to enjoying live music and shopping a variety of vendors, there is something for everyone at the Saratoga Racetrack. Whether you plan to sit in the grandstand or the rail pavilion, there’s so much to enjoy about a beautiful day at the track in Saratoga Springs.

What’s even better? Saratoga Racetrack is just minutes from downtown Saratoga, where there are restaurants, bars, cafes and shops galore. After enjoying a great day of racing at the track, you can easily venture downtown to explore everything Saratoga Springs has to offer. Sounds like a perfect way to spend a summer day! Continue reading

7 Creative Bachelor Party Ideas

Guys enjoying a creative bachelor partyIn this day and age, more and more grooms-to-be are thinking outside the box when it comes to planning their bachelor parties. For most guys, a bachelor party doesn’t have to be all about strippers and excessive consumption of alcohol to be a good time. While some guys do still enjoy the traditional night out, lots of guys are finding other creative ways to celebrate their impending weddings!

Here, we’ll share some of our favorite creative ideas for bachelor parties for guys looking to have a guaranteed good time with their buddies before saying “I do.” Continue reading