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

Murder at Cherry Hill

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 […]
July 25, 2018

Haunted History Walking Tour

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 […]
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, […]
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 […]