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Halloween in Downtown Albany

Halloween in Downtown Albany


For something sweet, something spooky, or something to dance to, check out what downtown Albany businesses are serving up for Halloween 2021, and as always, you can view our full event calendar right here.

Ongoing:

  • Albany Modern Body Art artist Carli has flash Halloween tattoos available. Info here.
  • Cider Belly Doughnuts is serving up Doughnut Belly Monsters, Aliens, Ghosts & Goblins, and for a limited time only (nut free and classroom safe). Info here.
  • The Excelsior Pub hosts Pub Pumpkin Painting throughout the month (or until pumpkins run out; $20 gift card prize for best pumpkin). Info here.
  • Historic Albany Foundation's Dark Side of Downtown Albany Tours are being held October 20-31. Info here.
  • New York State Capitol hosts Capitol Hauntings Tours through October 29. Info here.

October 17:

  • Discover Albany hosts Eerie Albany Ghost Tour on October 17 at 11:30 AM. Info here.

October 18:

  • Irish American Heritage Museum hosts Famous Irish Ghost Stories on October 18 at 7:00 PM. Info here.

October 23: 

  • Hounds of Halloween, costumed canine trick-or-treating and photo contest, is back in Downtown on October 23 from 11:00 AM-5:00 PM. Info here.

October 24:

  • Discover Albany hosts Eerie Albany Ghost Tour on October 24 at 11:30 AM. Info here.

October 25:

  • Palace Theatre hosts Rocky Horror Picture Show on October 25 at 7:00 PM. Info here.

October 28:

  • Irish American Heritage Museum hosts Superstitious Irish Servants in American Gothic Fiction on October 28 at 6:00 PM. Info here.

October 29:

  • Parish Public House hosts Last Pharaoh - Halloween Metal on October 29 at 7:00 PM. Info here.

October 30:

  • Albany FireWolves host Open House & Trick-or-Treating for kids on October 30, 11:00 AM-3:00 PM. Info here.
  • The Excelsior Pub hosts their Second Annual Zombie Relay on October 30 at 2:00 PM. Info here.
  • City Beer Hall hosts City Fear Hall on October 30 at 10:00 PM. Info here.
  • The Hollow Bar + Kitchen hosts HOLLOWeen on October 30 at 10:00 PM. Info here.
  • Parish Public House hosts Nightmare on Broadway on October 30 at 10:00 PM. Info here.

October 31:

  • City Beer Hall hosts Halloween Hangover Brunch on October 31 at 11:00 AM. Info here.