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18th Annual Capital …

11/20/2014 — 01/03/2015
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Disney On Ice: …

12/17/2014 — 12/21/2014
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11/28/2014 — 03/08/2015
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Jersey Boys!

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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 Exhibition By Artists Of The Mohawk-Hudson Region

September 27, 2014 to January 19, 2015

The Albany Institute of History & Art is pleased to present the 78th Exhibition by Artists of the Mohawk-Hudson Region. Established in 1936, this annual, juried exhibition pays tribute to the many...

Art for All- a family program

October 11, 2014 to December 27, 2014

Bring your family to the museum and spend the day being creative. Activities include paper pieced quilts, yarn lacing designs, printmaking, collage, and more! Watch for guest Art for All appearances...

Farmhouse Breakfast with Santa

December 20, 2014 to December 21, 2014
  • Times: From: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Location: Goold Orchards, Inc.
  • Venue: Goold Orchards, Inc.
  • 1297 Brookview Station Rd
  • Castleton, NY 12033-3166
  • Phone: 518-732-7317

Holiday vacation Programs

December 27, 2014 to December 30, 2014
  • Times: Saturday, SUnday and Tuesday, From: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
  • Location: New York State Museum
  • Venue: New York State Museum
  • Admission: Free
  • Empire State Plaza
  • Albany, NY 12230
  • Phone: 518-474-5877
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Throughout the 1st Floor Exhibition Halls Calling all Museum explorers! Stop by the museum and join in on the fun. Visit the Discovery Place, ride the historic carousel, or see how you measure up ...

Kwanza Celebration

December 26, 2014
  • Times: From: 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Location: New York State Museum
  • Venue: New York State Museum
  • Admission: Free
  • Empire State Plaza
  • Albany, NY 12230
  • Phone: 518-474-5877
  • Visit Website

4th Floor Terrace Celebrate the annual Capital Kwanzaa at the New York State Museum. Kwanzaa is an African American holiday celebrating family, community and culture. The free community celebration...

The Secret Garden!

November 21, 2014 to December 21, 2014 (Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)

A Classics on Stage Production Book and Lyrics by Marsha Norman Music by Lucy Simon Based on the novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett Directed by Producing Artistic Director, Maggie Mancinelli...

UNDERCOVER: Revealing Design in Quilts, Coverlets and Bed Hangings

October 11, 2014 to March 08, 2015

In the private space of the bedroom, the world takes center stage. There, on the elevated platform of the bed, matters of politics, international trade, social events, religion, and cultural affairs c...

Special Events

Albany Symphony: The Winter's Tale

December 21, 2014

Welcome the holiday season (and the snow) with this charming and intimate program. Corelli's celebratory Christmas Concerto carries with it charm and cheer and Albany Symphony veteran composer Michael...

Cookie Burner Stroll

December 26, 2014
  • Times: From: 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
  • Location: Albany Pine Bush Preserve Commission
  • Venue: Albany Pine Bush Preserve Commission
  • Admission: $3 per person/$5 per family/Children under 5 yrs free. Registration required.
  • 195 New Karner Rd
  • Albany, NY 12205-4605
  • Phone: 518-456-0655
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Looking for a way to work off those cookies and other holiday treats? Our "cookie burner stroll" is a fun way to get outside for some fresh air and exercise. We will hike 2.6 miles over ro...

Fox Trot

December 27, 2014
  • Times: From: 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
  • Location: Albany Pine Bush Preserve Commission
  • Venue: Albany Pine Bush Preserve Commission
  • Admission: $3 per person/$5 per family/Children under 5 yrs free. Registration required.
  • 195 New Karner Rd
  • Albany, NY 12205-4605
  • Phone: 518-456-0655
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Join us for a short inside presentation on the two species of fox that live here in the Pine Bush. We will then continue outside for a 0.9 hike to look for signs that they are here. All ages.

Winter Preparations

December 21, 2014

Should I stay or should I go? Tomorrow is the first day of winter and animals are getting ready for the cold months ahead. Learn how they prepare for winter using different strategies including migr...

On-Going Events

Brunch with Santa

December 21, 2014
  • Times: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Location: Glen Sanders Mansion
  • Admission: Adults $28.95 Children 5-10 $17.95 Children under 5 free
  • 1 Glen Avenue
  • Scotia, NY 12302
  • Phone: 518-374-7262

Join us for a Bountiful Buffet! Glen Sanders Mansion Ballroom Sunday December 21st 10:00am - 2:00pm Adults $28.95 Children 5-10 $17.95 Children under 5 free tax & gratuity not included Rese...

Chanukah Extravaganza!

December 21, 2014
  • Times: 3:00PM
  • Location: Normanside Country Club -
  • Admission: Free
  • 150 Salisbury Rd
  • Delmar, NY 12054
  • Phone: 518-866-7658
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Bethlehem Chabad is hosting its 3rd annual Chanukah Celebration in the Four Corners and the Normanside Country Club, with the theme of Glow in the Dark, on December 21, 2014. Join us for the public ...

Making Sense of Sound @ miSci

June 14, 2014 to June 01, 2015 (Recurring daily)

Discover sound with hands-on fun from San Francisco’s Exploratorium. Play and experiment, make some noise, and listen. Explore hearing, human speech and communication. Experience – as neve...

Psychic Sunday

December 21, 2014
  • Times: 11 am - 2pm
  • Location: Cafe NOLA
  • Admission: $35 includes brunch and psychic reading
  • 617 Union Street
  • Schenectady, NY 12305
  • Phone: 518-357-8628
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Please join us for this Special Event Psychic Sunday at Café NOLA Psychic Readings & Brunch Readings with Angela Kaufman, Your 21st Century Relationship Psychic www.moonlighttarotllc.co...

The Comedy Works

April 25, 2014 (Every Friday, Saturday)

The Comedy Works presents outstanding talent every Friday & Saturday night @ 7:30 & 9:30 pm at our NEW LOCATION! "Dinner and a Show" packages also available both nights, seating at...

The Opalka Gallery at Sage Presents: Meander, Because You Don't See Much While Marching

October 21, 2014 to December 21, 2014 (Recurring daily)
  • Times: 10:00 AM Weekdays, 12:00 PM Weekends
  • Location: Sage College of Albany, Opalka Gallery
  • Admission: Free
  • 140 New Scotland Ave.
  • Albany, NY 12208

In the 1980s, Glier became known for paintings that explore white male identity. This show of 80 works will include his series "White Male Power," "Exploding Refrigerators," "...

Trains & Toys Holiday Show @ miSci

November 28, 2014 to January 19, 2015 (Recurring daily)

The Model Trains are back at miSci this holiday season! Explore the popular 19- x 27-foot display of running O Gauge (Lionel) model trains with an expanded run – November 28, 2014 through Januar...

 

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