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Feb 7

Triple Play: …

02/07/2015 — 07/26/2015
Jun 3

Capital Concert …

06/03/2015 — 07/08/2015
May 6

Farmer's Market

05/06/2015 — 10/30/2015
Jun 17

Hudson River …

06/17/2015 — 09/04/2015
Jun 3

Made in the Shade …

06/03/2015 — 08/26/2015
Jul 1

Singin' in the Rain

07/01/2015 — 07/26/2015
Jun 11

Alive at Five

06/11/2015 — 08/06/2015
Apr 18

Hudson River …

04/18/2015 — 10/31/2015
Jul 11

Shaker Craft Fair

07/11/2015 — 07/12/2015
Jul 24

Fuccillo Kia …

07/24/2015 — 07/26/2015
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Free & Fun

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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

Albany International Airport Gallery Presents: Lit

April 10, 2015 to September 13, 2015
  • Times: From: 7:00 AM to 11:00 PM
  • Location: Albany International Airport (ALB)
  • Venue: Albany International Airport (ALB)
  • Admission: free
  • 737 Albany-Shaker Rd, Airport Gallery 3rd Floor
  • Albany, NY 12211
  • Phone: 518-242-2241
  • Visit Website

An exhibition of contemporary art in which lights plays a pivotal role with contributing artists Yael Erel, Scott Nelson Foster, jared Handelsman, Larry Kagan, lightexture, Victoria Palmero, and Kan...

Dine'n at Nine Pin

May 13, 2015 to October 03, 2015
  • Times: From: 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Location: Nine Pin Ciderworks, LLC
  • Venue: Nine Pin Ciderworks, LLC
  • Admission: Cost of food and drink only
  • 929 Broadway
  • Albany, NY 12207
  • Phone: 518-449-9999
  • Visit Website

A different food truck every night until 9pm and HAPPY HOUR draft specials on weekdays from 4-6pm.

James Hoban: Architect of the White House

June 03, 2015 to July 12, 2015

The Irish American Heritage Museum is pleased to announce the opening of its brand new exhibit James Hoban: Architect of the White House. James Hoban's life is a memorable Irish-American success sto...

Let's Go Take A Trip

January 03, 2015 to December 05, 2015 (Recurring monthly on the 1st Saturday)
  • Times: From: 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
  • Location: New York State Museum
  • Venue: New York State Museum
  • Admission: Free
  • Empire State Plaza
  • Albany, NY 12230
  • Phone: 518-474-5877
  • Visit Website

Meet at Main Lobby Desk ? Ages 4-6 years old The first Saturday of the month take a trip and be a time traveler throughout the Adirondack Wilderness, New York Metropolis, Native Peoples' Longhouse...

Special Events

A Promising Venture: Shaker Photographs from the WPA

February 14, 2015 to December 31, 2015

The New York State Museum will open a new exhibition featuring Shaker photographs on February 14. A Promising Venture: Shaker Photographs from the WPA features the photography of Noel Vicentini and do...

All You Can Eat Wings at Smokey Bones

June 22, 2015 to December 28, 2015 (Every Monday)
  • Times: 9 p.m.-close
  • Location: Smokey Bones
  • Admission: $10.99
  • 1557 Central Avenue
  • Colonie, NY 12205
  • Phone: 518-464-9971
  • Visit Website

Turn your Monday night munchies into a delicious all-you-can-eat wing-fest at Smokey Bones. For only $10.99*, you can enjoy unlimited wings from 9 p.m. to close every Monday. It’s on like wing s...

Bird Walk

June 30, 2015

Grab your binoculars and join us for a morning bird walk along the Blueberry Hill West trails of the Pine Bush. We will hike the 1.4 mile red loop. Please meet at the Blueberry Hill West trailhead (t...

Contemporary Creations: 17th Annual Artists Showcase by students of Living Resources Art Program

June 08, 2015 to August 30, 2015

Featuring current artwork in a myriad of mediums by the students of Living Resources Art Program. Living Resources is dedicated to providing life-enhancing services to people with disabilities. The A...

Fork In The Road

May 01, 2015 to October 02, 2015
  • Times: From: 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Location: Tricentennial Park
  • Admission: Free to attend
  • Broadway between Stueben St. and Columbia St.
  • Albany, NY 12207
  • Visit Website

Come out and enjoy Downtown in a new, fun way. Relax in Tricentennial Park while enjoying some delights from available food trucks, soak in some music or browse the available wares from artisanal vend...

Independence Day at The Old Stone Fort Museum

July 04, 2015

The Old Stone Fort Museum will hold its annual Independence Day celebration on Saturday, the Fourth of July from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Readings of the Declaration of Independence and other documents o...

Independence Day Celebration at Schuyler Mansion

July 04, 2015
  • Times: 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Venue: Schuyler Mansion State Historic Site
  • Admission: Free Event/Open House Tours of Mansion-$3 for adults and Free for children 12 and under
  • 32 Catherine St
  • Albany, NY 12202
  • Phone: 518-434-0834
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On Saturday, July 4th, Schuyler Mansion State Historic Site invites the public to attend an old-fashioned Independence Day celebration on the mansion grounds, from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. This event is f...

July 4th Oration

July 04, 2015
  • Times: 11am-1pm
  • Location: The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence
  • Admission: Free
  • 194 Livingston Avenue
  • Albany, NY 12210
  • Phone: 518-432-4432
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In 1852 Frederick Douglass challenged the rhetoric of America with the conditions of Africans in America at that time. Thought provoking questions about democracy and civic engagement are as relevant ...

Walter Launt Palmer: Painting the Moment

March 28, 2015 to August 16, 2015
  • Location: Albany Institute of History & Art
  • Venue: Albany Institute of History & Art
  • Admission: Adults: $10, Students/Seniors: $8, Children 6-12 $6
  • 125 Washington Ave
  • Albany, NY 12210

Artist Walter Launt Palmer (1854-1932), the son of Albany sculptor Erastus Dow Palmer, has enjoyed a revival of interest in the art world over the last several years. It's now common to see his painti...


July 03, 2015
  • Times: From: 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Location: Hudson-Chatham Winery
  • Venue: Hudson-Chatham Winery
  • Admission: Free admission
  • 1900 State Rt. 66
  • Ghent, NY 12075
  • Phone: 518-392-9463
  • Visit Website

Kick off your 4th of July weekend at the winery. We'll be offering several variations of wine cocktails to be enjoyed under our tent on the hill. Or you can go with a glass of one of your Hudson-Chath...

On-Going Events

Casa Visco's 70th Anniversary

June 30, 2015
  • Times: 6:00pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Glen Sanders Mansion
  • Admission: Free
  • 1 Glen Drive
  • Scotia, NY 12302
  • Phone: 518-377-8814
  • Send Email
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Casa Visco would like to extend a personal invitation to the community, in celebration of our 70th year, to enjoy a complimentary pasta dinner at the Glen Sanders Mansion on June 30, 2015 at 6pm. Don...

Earth Exposed

June 20, 2015 to September 06, 2015 (Recurring daily)

Discover hands-on fun from San Francisco's Exploratorium as you explore the science behind weather patterns, ocean currents, and all of the forces of nature that form our landscape, seascape and even ...


June 20, 2015 to January 17, 2016 (Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Times: From: 9:30 AM to 5:00 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

The New York State Museum has opened a new exhibition commemorating the 50th anniversary of the laying of the cornerstone for the Empire State Plaza that occurred on June 21,1965. The Empire State Pla...

Farm to Preschool Market

June 15, 2015 to September 14, 2015 (Every Monday)
  • Times: 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
  • Cohoes Community Center, 22-40 Remsen Street
  • Cohoes, NY 12047
  • Phone: 5184267181Ext.309
  • Visit Website

The Farm to Preschool Market offers a comfortable location for children and families to learn about, sample, and purchase fresh fruits and vegetables directly from local farmers. A new food sample wit...

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