Skip To Content
    This post has not been vetted or endorsed by BuzzFeed's editorial staff. BuzzFeed Community is a place where anyone can create a post or quiz. Try making your own!

    35 Ways You Know You're A True Saratogian

    Whether you were born in Saratoga Springs or found your way there on your own, you love your little vibrant town of 'Toga. From the exciting nightlife to the fantastic shopping and restaurants, you know how amazing Saratoga truly is.

    1. You've seen this image approximately a million times.

    Via Google Images

    2. You know which spring tastes the worst.

    Via Google Images

    3. You've "sneakily" tried to sit on one of these horses (and probably gotten kicked off by a cop who said something like "... seriously?").

    Via Google Images

    4. You know exactly which house on Broadway is your dream home. Maybe it's this one with the curved path and beautiful balcony.

    Via Google Images

    5. Or this one with the perfect carriage cover.

    Via Google Images

    6. Or this blue stone one which seems like the perfect setting for Netflix's upcoming version of "A Series of Unfortunate Events."

    Via Google Images

    7. Or the red brick one that's nestled right by Skidmore College.

    Via Google Images

    8. Or the square brick one with the incredible lawn and the really cool rooftop patio.

    Via Google Images

    9. Or maybe you've just always wanted to live in a miniature castle, in which case the Riggi Mansion is for you.

    Via Google Images

    10. You know that the summers are amazing, much thanks to the track.

    Via Google Images

    11. So you go every year and sit outside and make ten cent bets. If you leave without losing money, you know it's been a successful day.

    Via Google Images

    12. And you always keep an eye out for celebs who grace the track with their presence, like Bobby Flay.

    Via Google Images

    13. You know that Caroline Street has some pretty great nightlife (especially for a city that's so small).

    Via Google Images

    14. And the best view of Saratoga is from the top of Tavern, obviously.

    Via Google Images

    15. But it's not a good night out without one of Esperanto's classics.

    Via Google Images

    16. You know that at 12:10 am, the 473 bus from Skidmore rolls in and DA's gets ridiculously full of drunk college students.

    Via Google Images

    17. And despite the fact that you've been on Caroline Street plenty of times during the day, you had no idea that this is what DA's looked like in sunlight.

    Via Google Images

    18. You know that Uncommon is the best place to find three things: old bikers, delicious bagels, and free half dozen bags after 9 pm.

    Via Google Images

    19. It doesn't matter how many gorgeous houses there are on Broadway, these Clinton row houses will always be your favorite.

    Marc Schultz / Marc Schultz / Daily Gazette NewMarc Schultz / Daily Gazette Newspapers / Via Google Images

    20. You know the huge influence Caffè Lena has had on the music world.

    Via Google Images

    21. When "12 Years A Slave" came out in theaters, you were pretty proud of Solomon Northup, the 'Toga native.

    Via Google Images

    22. You know where to sit on the lawn at SPAC for the best view.

    Via Google Images

    23. You've been to the Racino and you know how sad it is in there.

    Via Google Images

    24. You only drink Saratoga Water when you're pretending to be fancy, because that stuff is expensive as sh*t.

    Via Google Images

    25. You know that Saratoga Springs is home to the first potato chips and you will fight anyone who argues with you about that.

    Via Google Images

    26. You actually can't remember the last time you were in Congress Park and you DIDN'T see a wedding.

    Via Google Images

    27. Fall is your favorite time of year because it means apple picking!

    Via Google Images

    28. JK it's totally because of apple cider donuts.

    Via Google Images

    29. Also, fall means this. You still can't decide if their halloween festivities are a monstrosity or the best thing ever.

    Via Google Images

    30. And then winter rolls around and you always expect it to look like this.

    Via Google Images

    31. But then you remember you can't see any of it because your eyes are watering excessively from the cold.

    Via Google Images

    32. But there are some great Saratoga winter traditions, like the Victorian Streetwalk.

    Via Google Images

    33. And Chowderfest.

    Via Google Images

    34. And best of all, Broadway Kettle Corn (and let's be real, why do they even sell the small bags?).

    Via Google Images

    35. And you know that you would never trade your wonderful Saratoga for any other city, not even the Disney version.

    Via Google Images
    Create your own post!

    This post was created by a member of the BuzzFeed Community.You can join and make your own posts and quizzes.

    Sign up to create your first post!