Stretch, Shop & Savor | Downtown Albany

Stretch, Shop & Savor

Stretch, Shop & Savor

Sidewalk sales, free yoga classes, dining specials and more
Safely enjoy all Downtown has to offer with Stretch, Shop & Savor, every Saturday in September. Stretch out with a free outdoor yoga class, shop specialty retail, and savor a wide variety of dining options at Downtown's diverse independent businesses.
The day begins at 11:00 AM with a free, socially distanced yoga class led by a different, accredited instructor each week on the lawn at SUNY Plaza.
Pre-registration is required to participate in yoga events and spaces are limited. Click here to sign up!
• September 5, led by Jammella Anderson of Root3d
• September 12, led by Sarah Appelhans of Synergy Fitness & Nutrition, LLC
• September 19, YogaPalooza, led by The Hot Yoga Spot: spaces are full, click here to register for the waitlist!
• September 26, led by Crystal Baumes of Downtown Studio Fit

After the class, visit Downtown retailers for deals and sidewalk sales, and stop by restaurants for lunch specials. Click here for a map of all participating businesses. Deals, events, and sales include:

  • African American Cultural Center (135 S. Pearl Street): pop-up art vendors in garden area
  • Bombshell Hair & Beauty Studio (488 Broadway): specials including gift cards, products and samples
  • C-Suite Fitness (412 Broadway): 20% off all one-month personal training / 25% off all three-months personal training / 20% off all three-months small group training (Call or email to claim: 518.755.1896 |
  • Discover Albany (25 Quackenbush Square): Eerie Albany Ghost Tour September 26; click here to register
  • The Excelsior Pub (54 Philip Street): special fundraiser raffle events; happy hour pricing on drafts and craft cans available to go
    • September 12: Raffle benefits In Our Own Voices
    • September 19: Raffle benefits Orange Street Cats
    • September 26: Raffle benefits Southend Children's Cafe 
  • Fort Orange General Store (412 Broadway): pop-up sidewalk sales
    • September 5: Solulu Handmade
    • September 12: BARE Bowls & Jennifer Hoertz Millinery
    • September 19: Little Yellow Desk & Sweet Bunny Studio
    • September 26: Round Designs & Rise and Pine Candles
  • Loch & Quay (414 Broadway): gift card and merchandise sidewalk sale
  • Parish Public House (388 Broadway): dining specials
  • Queen Hustle Nation (153 S. Pearl Street): 20% off total order
  • River Garden Studio (39 Columbia Street): free potting with any plant and pottery purchase; mix and match plants and pots and have them potted the same day
  • Semblance Medspa (59 N Pearl St Suite #2); deals
  • The Yard (16 Sheridan Avenue): 10% off Boozy Moo ice cream orders; 15% off one hour of axe-throwing (open at 4 PM)

Want to see what it's like to live Downtown? Sign up for the Residential Open House event during September 26's Stretch, Shop & Savor!

All attendees are required to practice social distancing, wear masks or face coverings, and abide by all CDC and NYS COVID-19 safety guidelines.
Saturdays in September
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