The Hudson Valley is brimming with seasonal and year-round events. Check here for news and information on upcoming events and activities in the region, from summertime fireworks to cozy winter destinations. You can also see archives here.
March 28, 2018

Literary Libations: Albany’s Literary Pub Crawl

Meet up at the Albany Public Library Local History Room and set out for a Literary Pub Crawl led by Maeve McEneny and friends. A team of guides with a tome of tales will lead you and your friends through Albanys historic Center Square.  Well admire the buildings, visit some […]
April 19, 2018

Destroyer Escort Day at USS SLATER

DE Day is celebrated every 3rd Saturday in June and is the day set aside to remember all Destroyer Escorts, the sailors who served on them, and those who paid the ultimate sacrifice. 2018 will be the 21st DE Day aboard USS SLATER. Join us at 0900 for the ceremony […]
April 19, 2018

Capital Pride Parade and Festival

One of the largest celebrations of pride in the Capital Region with tens of thousands of individuals marching through the streets of Albany. The parade ends in historic Washington Park with live entertainment and activities for the whole family.
April 19, 2018

Alive at Five

High energy weekend kick-start in Albany. Each week, bands of various genres from the local, regional, and national scene take the stage to entertain professionals, community members, and friends. Enjoy great food, drinks, and views of the river while kicking back in the summer sun.
April 19, 2018

Lupine Festival

Witness the magic of spring at the Albany Pine Bush Preserve’s 14th annual Lupine Fest. Fields of violet Lupine flowers and fluttering Karner Blue butterflies set the stage for visitors to explore and support the Albany Pine Bush Preserve and its partners. Visitors can enjoy nature walks, hands on activities […]
April 19, 2018

The 70th Annual Albany Tulip Festival

Submerge yourself in a sea of more than 150,000 tulips at Albany’s historic Washington Park this Mother’s Day weekend for Albany’s Annual Tulip Festival. Since Mayor Erastus Corning II read the first Tulip Festival Proclamation on May 14, 1949, the Mother’s Day weekend celebration has grown into one of the […]
March 28, 2018

Historic Downtown Albany Food Tour

Taste Albany’s rapidly evolving culinary scene by exploring the food print of this historic city on the west bank of the Hudson River! 5+ tastes and sips that represent Albany’s culinary and craft brewing scene. Discover New York’s historic connection with craft brewing and how it has returned to flourish. […]
March 28, 2018

A Movable Feast

A Movable Feast is an annual fundraising event for the benefit of Historic Albany Foundation, a non-profit membership organization incorporated in 1974 to promote the appreciation and preservation of Albany’s remarkable historic buildings and neighborhoods. The Foundation offers educational programs, provides technical assistance, leads advocacy efforts and operates the Architectural […]
March 28, 2018

Downtown Albany Restaurant Week

Save the date for destination dining in downtown Albany! An eclectic array of eateries will offer unique, three-course fixed-price meals for just $25 during Downtown Albany’s 14th Annual Restaurant Week from Saturday, April 14, to Friday, April 20, 2018. Click here for a list of participating restaurants and menus.