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Schenectady County SummerNight

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. 

Arrested Development

On the Transfinder Main Stage

Featuring Arrested Development!

Two-time GRAMMY Award-winning hip hop group Arrested Development headlines the Schenectady County SummerNight Transfinder Main Stage. 

Friday, July 12, 2024
5:00PM - 10:00PM
Downtown Schenectady

Also Featuring...

Powerhouse Funk

On the Transfinder Main Stage


On the CDTA Stage

The NolaNauts

On the CDTA Stage

NEW! Schenectady Sips Craft Beverage Trail at Schenectady County SummerNight

Schenectady County SummerNight is partnering with Schenectady Sips to showcase breweries, distilleries, and meadery in Schenectady County. Enjoy a craft beverage that was made, right here in Schenectady County. 

You have to try the SummerNight Ale, the official craft beer of Schenectady County SummerNight.


What To Expect!

Live Music

Live Music

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

Transfinder logo and CDTA logo

Sand Sculptures

Sand Sculptures

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

Sunmark Credit Union

Family Fun

Family Fun

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

MVP Healthcare and Best Fitness

Discover the Ultimate Family Fun in the KidZone 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Get ready for a fun summer night packed with exciting activities and entertainment.  It's the perfect place for kids of all ages to explore, create, and have a blast!

Here is what's Waiting for You!

Climbing wall, live songwriting activities in Jay Square, drum circles, an Albany Firewolves lacrosse challenge, mural painting, bubble station, misting tent, free books, arts and crafts, and more!


Fireworks at 10:00PM!

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

Price Chopper / Market 32

Event & Parking Maps

Find your way around downtown Schenectady and explore everything Schenectady County SummerNight has to offer.

Explore the Schenectady County SummerNight Kid Zone and discover your favorite family-friendly activities and vendors.

Park Schenectady's provides convenient parking options near Schenectady County SummerNight.

View Interactive Parking Map

Are you a 2024 Schenectady County SummerNight Vendor?

Important Information for 2024 Schenectady County SummerNight Vendors