History of Albany
Henry Hudson's 1609 voyage northward ended near Albany, where the river that bears his name became impassible for his ship. His Dutch sponsors built Fort Nassau on Westerlo Island in
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 7:00 PM
Albany - Michele Vennard recently announced that she will be leaving her position as the President & CEO of the Albany County Convention and Visitors Bureau. The transition will occur in late spring
Friday, October 13, 2017 7:00 AM
‘Discover Albany’ invites people to explore, discover, and celebrate Albany
Albany, NY – This week, the Albany County Convention & Visitors Bureau unveils a new brand and website. The new website
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 1:00 PM
Albany, NY – Discover Albany – its history, its architecture, favorites haunts, and celebrities! Eric Mower + Associates, in partnership with the Albany County Convention & Visitors Bureau, has
Thursday, September 7, 2017 8:00 AM
Albany, NY – Halloween candy has already hit your favorite retailer’s shelves, so it must be okay to talk about all the upcoming Capital Region Halloween happenings.
What do a love triangle, a massive
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 12:00 AM
Albany, NY - The Albany Heritage Area Visitors Center is proud to host a new exhibit, "Cityscapes - Paintings and Photographs" by David Hinchen. Hinchen specializes in "Architectural Art" which
Monday, August 14, 2017 1:00 PM
Albany, NY – Eclipse mania has hit Albany, and the Albany County Convention and Visitors Bureau and Albany Heritage Area Visitors Center will be hosting two eclipse events at the Henry Hudson
Wednesday, August 2, 2017 12:00 AM
Albany, NY - The Albany County Convention & Visitors Bureau is proud to welcome the athletes, families, volunteers, and spectators for the 2017 Capital Region JCC Maccabi Games.
The Maccabi Games is
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 12:00 AM
ALBANY, NY - This summer, the Baseball Hall of Fame will induct Jeff Bagwell, Tim Raines, Ivan Rodriguez, John Schuerholz, and Bud Selig - and hundreds will travel through Albany to see it.
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 12:00 AM
Albany, NY - The Albany Heritage Area Visitors Center is proud to host a new exhibit, "Wild Things: Images of Animals and Nature" featuring a variety of work from the talented students of the Living