Do you still refer to MVP Arena in Albany as the Knickerbocker Arena, Pepsi Arena or the Times Union Center? In the late 1990's arenas, amphitheaters and venues around the world were selling the building's naming rights to the highest bidders. Simply put, this is a smart way to generate some non-traditional revenue for a business.

Saratoga Performing Arts Center, at 108 Avenue of the Pines in Saratoga, will always be SPAC to us but the Live Nation concert series that is booked each summer is going through a change, effective immediately.

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According to a press release Broadview Federal Credit Union and Live Nation are introducing the 'Broadview Stage at SPAC' for all Live Nation concerts at Saratoga Performing Arts Center.

This collaboration signifies Broadview Federal Credit Union's dedication to connecting with, supporting, and investing in the vibrant Saratoga community through unforgettable live entertainment experiences.


Even though the name of the Live Nation concert series has changed, nothing changes regarding your tickets to upcoming concerts. No need to exchange tickets for new ones. Dates and performances remain as scheduled for 2023. Here are some shows already on-sale for the Broadview Stage at SPAC.

  • July 1st - Tedeschi Trucks Band
  • July 2nd - Tears For Fears
  • July 3rd - Big Time Rush
  • July 5th - Counting Crows
  • July 14th and 15th - Dave Matthews Band
  • July 16th - Jason Aldean
  • August 13th - Zac Brown Band
  • September 1st - Guns 'N Roses

Tickets for all Live Nation concerts at SPAC are available at and at

SPAC in the 90's

Saratoga Performing Arts Center in the 1990's

SPAC in the 80's

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SPAC in the 1970's

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