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Washington Park

  • Between Washington, Madison, S. Lake and Willett
  • Albany, NY 12203
  • Phone: (518) 434-4524
  • Visit Website

The 81-acre park was created during the 1870s-80s from a design by Calvert Vaux and Fredrick Olmsted, who is famous for New York City's Central Park. The park offers ten tennis courts, basketball courts and a playground.

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  • Admission Fee: Free
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Annual Tulip Festival

  • May 06, 2017
  • Location: Washington Park
  • Address: btwn Washington Ave (N) & Madison Ave (S) btwn So Lake Ave (W) & Willet St (E), Albany, NY 12203
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

A highly anticipated spring tradition continues when over 100,000 tulip bulbs blossom into a sea of colors just in time for this Mother's Day celebrat... View Details

Capital Holiday Lights Grand Opening

  • November 25, 2016
  • Location: Washington Park

The Lights are on and it's "A Platinum Celebration; Lighting Up the Holidays for 20 Years!", as we welcome the 20th Annual Price Chopper Cap... View Details

Horse Drawn Carriage Rides through Capital Holiday Lights

  • November 25, 2016 - January 01, 2017
  • Location: Washington Park
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

Horse Drawn Carriage Rides through Capital Holiday Lights Horse drawn carriage rides are offered Thursday through Sunday evenings at the Madison Aven... View Details

Light Up the Holidays

  • November 18, 2016
  • Location: Washington Park

Join Mayor Kathy Sheehan, Santa and other special guests as we throw the switch and "Light Up the Holidays" for our 20th year! Take your fir... View Details

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