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Skidmore Brass Festival
February 21 and 22, 2016

Directions, Lodging and Meals


Skidmore College, in Saratoga Springs, New York, is located in the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains. It's an easy three- to four-hour drive from New York City, Boston, or Montreal.  Saratoga Springs is most conveniently reached by automobile via the New York State Thruway (I-90 and I-87) and the Adirondack Northway (I-87 north of Albany). You can get specific directions here.

Travel Information

Skidmore is easily reachable by train, airplane, and bus.  You will find links to travel information here.


Skidmore will attempt to find housing for students in the Saratoga community.  For local lodgings, visit the Saratoga County Chamber of Commerce website.


Skidmore's Murray-Aikins Dining Hall provides a wide array of quality food items.  Festival attendees may purchase meals on-site for the following prices (includes tax):

The Atrium Cafe is open at 7 AM on Sunday morning.