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Schenectady County SummerNight

Logo: County seal plus the shadow of a city scape with the words Schenectady County Summer Night. The Capital Region's Biggest Summer Block Party.

It's the Capital Region's biggest summer block party! Schenectady County SummerNight transforms Downtown Schenectady into the summer place to be. Party on State Street with friends and family, grab a bite to eat at your favorite restaurant, have fun in the SummerNight Kidzone, and dance in the street to your favorite song at one of the many SummerNight stages. 


Schenectady County Legislator Cathy Gatta unveils the 2023 SummerNight Headliner, two-time GRAMMY Award Winning Hip Hop Group Arrested Development.

The Capital Region's Biggest Summer Block Party

Friday, July 14, 2023
5:00pm - 10:00pm

Featuring DJ Ketchup and DJ Hollyw8d, Stockade Kids, and Arrested Development on the Sunmark FCU Mainstage and Whits End, Girl Blue, and Grand Central Station on the "George Kirker" Stage.

Arrested Development takes over the Main Stage at 8:30pm. Fireworks at 10:00pm

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What To Expect!

Live Music

Live Music

Live music and entertainment on multiple stages on State Street and in the Jay Street.

Sand Sculptures

Sand Sculptures

Giant sand sculptures created live on State Street by local sand artists.

Family Fun

Family Fun

An action packed Kidzone with games, facepainting, and more!



The perfect Schenectady County SummerNight ends with an illuminating Firework finale!