Albany is the host city for the inaugural edition of the Aurora Games, a six-day event celebrating the best in women’s sports, entertainment and culture by welcoming all-star athletes from more than 15 countries. A first of its kind sports and entertainment festival featuring world class competition in women’s tennis, gymnastics, basketball, figure skating, ice…

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On May 7, 1827, a notorious murder occurred at Cherry Hill that resulted in two sensational trials and Albany’s last public hanging. Come relive that night! Meet the historical players, walk in the footsteps of a murderer, and revel in harrowing titillation during this annual October event! Reservations for tours are required.

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Lace up your best walking shoes and gather at the Albany Heritage Area Visitors Center to embark on a chilling afternoon of Haunted History. Brave guests will be guided along Albany’s downtown streets to unearth the capital city’s storied past. Learn about the spirits of Legs Diamond, Boz the Baker and even Abraham Lincoln, all…

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LarkFEST is Upstate NY’s largest one-day street festival. The event features hundreds of vendors and two stages of music with both local and national headlining musical acts. Lark street will be filled with local artisans, food and drink stands and fun for the whole family! With an estimated 50,000 people descending upon Lark Street, this…

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Remarkable Liquids Presents, Pearlpalooza 2018! A FREE event on Saturday, September 15, 2018. Join us on North Pearl Street (between Sheridan & Pine Streets) for a day packed full of incredable live music and awesome events! Staring at 11:00am and going until 12:00pm, it’s #Yogapalooza! Grab your mat, and join other Pearlpalooza attendees for an hour of…

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