Free Summer Event Series 2023

There's plenty of fun to be had all summer in Albany. From live music to farmers markets to outdoor movies and more, check out some of the ongoing summer events taking place throughout the season! Bonus: Every event is free!

Events Hosted by Downtown Albany BID

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Events at the Empire State Plaza

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Fitness at the Plaza

  • Dates & Times: Every Tuesday and Thursday from June 6 to August 31 (no classes July 3 and July 7), 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
  • Location: Empire State Plaza

Empire State Plaza Food Trucks

  • Dates & Times: Weekdays from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
  • Location: Empire State Plaza

Capitol Park After Dark Movie Series

  • Dates & Times: August 24, August 31, and September 7 at 8:00 PM
  • Location: West Capitol Park

Live Music Concert Series

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Click on each event link to view the full lineup for each series!

Farmers Markets

Empire State Plaza Farmers Market

There are countless Farmers Markets to peruse throughout the Summer in Albany County! Be sure to click on each link to see dates, times, and locations.


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