2016 Saratoga Performing Arts Center Event Calendar

Sheet musicThe events at Saratoga Performing Arts Center are some of the biggest highlights of summer in Upstate NY. People come from near and far to experience the magic of SPAC’s amazing summer season, which is filled each year with concerts, dance performances, festivals, the renowned Philadelphia Orchestra, the world-famous New York City Ballet, and more!

What’s on the calendar for this summer at SPAC? Here’s the scoop on the 2016 events coming to SPAC between June and September.

SPAC 2016 Event Schedule

Dance Season

During June and July 2016, you’ll be able to catch four impressive dance ensembles performing at the outdoor amphitheater at SPAC. Doug Varone and Dancers, Twyla Tharp Dance Company, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and the New York City Ballet will all take the stage for multiple performances this summer.

Orchestral Performances

Classical music fans will have lots to enjoy this summer, with numerous performances by two well respected ensembles. The Philadelphia Orchestra will take the stage for a series of performances throughout the month of August, as will the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center.


The popular Saratoga Jazz Festival will return to SPAC for one weekend in mid-June, while the 15th annual Saratoga Wine and Food Festival will take place in mid-September.

Live Nation Pop & Rock Concerts

There is an impressive lineup of pop, rock, and country concerts coming to SPAC during summer 2016. From country stars like Miranda Lambert, Luke Bryan, The Dixie Chicks and The Zac Brown Band and rock favorites like Journey and The Doobie Brothers to Dave Matthews Band, Josh Groban, The Goo Goo Dolls, Phish and more, there’s something for just about everyone on the Live Nation SPAC concert schedule in 2016.

Plan Your Summer at SPAC

Don’t miss out on these amazing events happening at SPAC this summer! Tickets are still available for many of the upcoming events, but the sooner you snag them the better as many of these awesome events will sell out.

Looking for more details about specific 2016 events at SPAC? Visit the Saratoga Performing Arts Center Events Calendar for exact dates, times, ticket information and more!

Interested in taking your experience at SPAC to the next level this year? Consider booking concert transportation through Premiere Transportation! Whether you’re planning a girls’ night out, a date night, or a family trip to the show, we’ve got you covered with our concert and special event transportation options.

Make the most of summer 2016! Buy those SPAC tickets and book your concert transportation with us today!