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May 17

GROSSOLOGY @ miSci

05/17/2014 — 09/01/2014
Jul 24

Mel Brooks' Young …

07/24/2014 — 08/03/2014
Jul 11

Smokey Joe's Cafe

07/11/2014 — 08/10/2014
Aug 2

Oliver!

08/02/2014 — 08/16/2014
Aug 21

The Full Monty!

08/21/2014 — 08/31/2014
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Looking for something to do? There are dozens of museums, planetariums, historic sites, art galleries, and higher education institutions all around the region. There is plenty of nightlife along Broadway, Pearl, and Lark Streets, and along Madison Avenue, too. Albany also boasts a number of art and history venues for your enjoyment. We can't wait for you to visit!

Listed below are just a few of the many events happening every day and night in Albany County. 

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Signature Events

2014 Concert Series in the Barn

July 09, 2014 to August 06, 2014
  • Times: From: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Location: The Buhrmaster Barn at the Pruyn House
  • Venue: Pruyn House
  • Admission: $5 Suggested Donation
  • 207 Old Niskayuna Road
  • Latham, NY 12110
  • Phone: 518-783-1435

July 9th JADE....they're back after being a BIG hit last year Wonderful music of the 50's and 60's Food by The Arlington House July 16th POLISH NIGHT with RYMANOWSKI BROS. ORCHESTRA ...

African American Family Day with musical guests to be announced

August 02, 2014
  • Times: From: 12:00 PM to 7:00 PM
  • Location: Empire State Plaza
  • Venue: Empire State Plaza
  • Admission: Free
  • Empire State Plaza
  • Albany, NY 12242
  • Visit Website

Come celebrate the traditions and contributions of the African American community through music, art and dance featuring a variety of family-oriented activities. Bands and local choirs will also perfo...

Albany Alive at Five

June 12, 2014 to August 07, 2014 (Every Thursday)
  • Times: From: 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Location: Riverfront Park
  • Corning Preserve at Jennings Landing (formerly known as Albany Riverfront Park)
  • Albany, NY 12207
  • Visit Website

Free outdoor concert series, 5-8pm. Rain location: Corning Preserve boat launch.

Cider & Sides

May 22, 2014 to September 04, 2014 (Every Thursday)

Each Thursday in July, Cider & Sides (including the popular Cider & Sliders series) will take place at Nine Pin's tasting room and loading dock area starting at 4 p.m. Nine Pin teams up with l...

Concerts in the Barn

July 16, 2014 to August 06, 2014 (Every Wednesday)

Enjoy your summer evening with a concert in the barn!

Friday Night Flicks in West Capitol Park

August 01, 2014 to August 29, 2014 (Every Friday)

The popular outdoor movie nights will return, but on a new night and in a new location. Friday Night Flicks will feature classic films suitable for the entire family every Friday in August, beginnin...

Indian Ink: Iroquois and the Art of Tattoos

May 04, 2014 to November 30, 2014 (Recurring daily)

Once widespread among Indigenous peoples of the Northast, this exhibit will showcase contemporary tattoo art and look back at historical tattooing. 

Mothmania!

July 31, 2014

Who's awake and flying at night? Moths. Help us observe and document the moths within the preserve in this citizen science project. No prior training needed. You can stay as long as you would like bet...

Summer Plaza and Egg Tours

June 30, 2014 to October 10, 2014
  • Times: 11:15 AM and 1:15 PM
  • Location: Empire State Plaza
  • Venue: Empire State Plaza
  • Admission: Free!
  • Empire State Plaza
  • Albany, NY 12242
  • Phone: 518-474-2418
  • Visit Website

Beginning Monday, June 30th through Friday, October 10th, the Visitor Center will be offering the Empire State Plaza/ EGG Tour. This tour will be offered to the general public at the following hours...

The Egg “American Roots & Branches”

June 05, 2014 to August 08, 2014
  • Times: Starting: 7:30 PM
  • Location: The Egg (Swyer Theater)
  • Venue: The Egg (Swyer Theater)
  • Admission: Varies
  • Empire State Plaza
  • Albany, NY 12223
  • Phone: 518-473-1845

Tickets are currently available to members of The Egg and go on sale to the public on May 29. New memberships are currently being accepted for those wishing to taking advantage of the pre-sale. For ...

Walk About Wednesdays and Strolling Sundays

July 16, 2014 to September 28, 2014
  • Times: Wednesday at 5:30 PM and Sunday at 2 PM
  • Location: Tour Locations Vary- See description for details
  • Admission: $5 for HAF Members and $10 General Public
  • Phone: 518-465-0876 ext. 10
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Historic Albany Foundation Presents: Walk About Wednesddays and Strolling Sundays, a walking tour series.   CAPITOL HILL Wednesday, May 21 & Sunday, June 1 Washington A...

Special Events

On-Going Events

Albany's Spiritual Heritage

August 02, 2014
  • Times: August 2, 2014 at 6:30 pm
  • Location: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  • Admission: free
  • 420 New Scotland Avenue
  • Albany, NY 12208
  • Visit Website

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints presents their annual “Spiritual Heritage.” This free event is a celebration of how our unique religious backgrounds and cultures create ou...

Beneath Cold Seas

June 27, 2014 to August 03, 2014 (Recurring daily)
  • Times: Opening Reception, June 27, 5-9pm. M-F 5-9pm. Closed Weds. Sat-Sun 12-6pm
  • Location: Photography Center of the Capital District
  • Admission: Free
  • 404 River Street
  • Troy, NY 12180
  • Phone: 518-273-0100
  • Send Email
  • Visit Website

Award-winning Underwater Photography by David Hall from his book Beneath Cold Seas, The Underwater Wilderness of the Pacific Northwest

EWGA – Beginners Golf League for Teachers and Retirees

June 24, 2014 to September 02, 2014 (Every Tuesday)

Join EWGA for this new beginners day league at Colonial Acres for teachers, retirees or members (new members welcome) who are interested in a day league. This Get Ready Golf program comes with 2 gro...

Family Mondays at the Saratoga Race Course

July 21, 2014 to September 01, 2014 (Every Monday)
  • Times: noon-4pm
  • Location: Saratoga Race Course
  • Admission: $5 (children 12 and under free)
  • 267 Union Ave
  • Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

Berkshire Bank Family Mondays at the Saratoga Race Course in the Saratoga Pavilion across from the playground. Activities for all ages: bounce house, face painting, crafts, and more!

Grossology

May 15, 2014 to September 01, 2014 (Recurring daily)

Explore the (impolite) science of the human body. Explore why our bodies produce mushy, oozy, crusty, scaly, and stinky gunk. Discover digestion, play with organs, and much more ... with interactive ...

Hudson River Sightseeing Cruise

April 26, 2014 to November 01, 2014 (Every Saturday)

Enjoy a narrated scenic trip on the Hudson River on our Sightseeing Cruise from 1:00pm-2:30pm. Boat will begin boarding at 12:30pm. Cruise departs from 141 Broadway, Albany, NY 12202 and sails South t...

Hudson River Sightseeing Cruise

April 27, 2014 to November 02, 2014 (Every Sunday)

Enjoy a narrated scenic trip on the Hudson River on our Sightseeing Cruise from 1:00pm-2:30pm. Boat will begin boarding at 12:30pm. Cruise departs from 141 Broadway, Albany, NY 12202 and sails South t...

Hudson River Sightseeing Cruise

June 18, 2014 to August 27, 2014 (Every Wednesday)

Enjoy a narrated scenic trip on the Hudson River on our Sightseeing Cruise from 1:00pm-2:30pm. Boat will begin boarding at 12:30pm. Cruise departs from 141 Broadway, Albany, NY 12202 and sails South t...

Hudson River Sightseeing Cruise

June 19, 2014 to August 28, 2014 (Every Thursday)

Enjoy a narrated scenic trip on the Hudson River on our Sightseeing Cruise from 1:00pm-2:30pm. Boat will begin boarding at 12:30pm. Cruise departs from 141 Broadway, Albany, NY 12202 and sails South t...

Hudson River Sightseeing Cruise

June 20, 2014 to August 29, 2014 (Every Friday)

Enjoy a narrated scenic trip on the Hudson River on our Sightseeing Cruise from 1:00pm-2:30pm. Boat will begin boarding at 12:30pm. Cruise departs from 141 Broadway, Albany, NY 12202 and sails South t...

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