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.
July 25, 2018

LarkFEST

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 […]
July 25, 2018

Capital Region Apple & Wine Festival

Saturday, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM Sunday, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM (Rain or Shine)  General Admission:  $8 at the gate Children under 15 FREE when accompanied by an adult.  ADVANCE SALE TICKETS are available at all Price Chopper & Market 32 locations, at any open register beginning TBA  Acres […]
July 24, 2018

Pearl Palooza

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 […]
July 24, 2018

Albany Riverfront Jazz Festival

For over a decade, the Albany Riverfront Jazz Festival has featured a wealth of jazz greats, critically acclaimed up-and-coming artists and local favorites at one of the area’s most spectacular venues. This all-day concert features world-class music, great food & beverages and a fireworks show over the Hudson River to […]
July 25, 2018

Capital District Scottish Games

September 1, 2018: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM (General Admission) September 2, 2018: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM (General Admission) Grab your bagpipes! It’s time for the 2018 Scottish Games at the Altamont Fairgrounds. Come and watch or be a part of the athletic events, enjoy the food, music, dancing, […]
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 […]
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.