Albany offers four seasons of recreational activities and beautiful parks and gardens.
Explore the landscape. Hit the Hudson River aboard Dutch Apple Cruises, zip through the wilderness at Mountain Ridge Adventure, hike the trails at the Albany Pine Bush, or kayak at Thompson Lake State Park.
Experience the thrill of a live sporting event. We've got baseball, basketball, football, hockey, and more. See why they call Albany a Tournament Town!
Capital Craft Beverage Trail
The Capital Craft Beverage Trail was formed in 2015 to promote craft and farm-based beverage producers in Albany County, New York.
Erie Canal Bicentennial
The original Erie Canal, constructed between 1817 and 1825, connected Albany on the Hudson River, with Buffalo, a small emerging village at the eastern end of Lake Erie.