Sweet Adelines Greater NY/NJ Region 15 - 2017 Conference

April 20 - 23, 2017
Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY 

This prestigious event will be held at the Empire State Plaza in downtown Albany, completed as a vision of Governor Nelson A. Rockefeller in 1978. The Plaza was built not only to serve as government offices, but as a center of arts, culture and community activity. The New York State Museum (the largest State Museum in the country), the Empire State Art Collection and theEmpire State Performing Arts Center (known as The Egg for its unusual and distinctive design) are all contained at the Plaza. In addition, you will be able to visit the NYS Capitol as well as the Albany Institute of History & Art.

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The Sweet Adelines Mass Sing - a FREE public event

Friday April 21, 2017 
The Empire State Plaza - South Concourse

Join the amazing members of the Greater NY/NJ Region #15, Sweet Adelines International for song and harmony. Meet at the Empire State Plaza South Concourse 

The Sweet Adelines Greater NY/NJ Region #15 will hold a mass sing at the Empire State Plaza South Concourse.  All are welcome to come and enjoy the sounds of a cappella. The mass sing event is free and kicks off the region's annual Convention (April 20-23, 2017) which is being held in Albany for another consecutive year. Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan along with County Executive Daniel J. McCoy will also join in welcoming the mass sing.

Sweet Adelines Sing at the Plaza   

The Hilton Albany is located in the heart of downtown Albany and just minutes from the Empire State Plaza. Guests staying at the Hilton can appreciate an array of perks and amenities that will make any stay unbeatable.  From complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel, to a state of the art Hilton fitness center to the beautiful Charter Restaurant and SESSIONS Lounge, your stay is sure to be a memorable one.

Centrally located and conveniently nearby many downtown attractions, the Hampton Inn & Suites Albany Downtown caters to your every need while keeping you close to the action in the city.  Their upscale services and amenities will ensure your stay is both pleasant and productive.  Guests can enjoy wireless internet, complimentary hot breakfast, a state of the art fitness center and on-site restaurants Yono's and dp, an American Brasserie.

Approximately 20 minutes from downtown Albany is the Wolf Road area. You will find many options for shopping and dining, including over 40 restaurants and the Colonie Center Shopping Mall featuring L.L. Bean, P.F. Chang's, The Cheesecake Factory, Christmas Tree Shops, Sephora and Regal Cinemas Stadium 13.

What is there to do in our 400 year old city?  You can find out right here! 

Listed below are several useful links that will provide you with additional information regarding services, shopping and dining in the Capital Region. If there is anything we can do while you are here, please contact Debby Goedeke, Convention Services Manager at 1-800-258-3582 x 100. Please enjoy your stay and come back soon.

Additional Albany Restaurant Information
Albany Attractions
Downtown Albany Parking Information
Downtown Albany Map/Dining Options  
Group Friendly Dining
Wolf Road Map/Dining Options

Shopping Information
Colonie Center Mall
Crossgates Mall
Stuyvesant Plaza

Travel Information
Albany International Airport
Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Driving Directions




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