Albany I Spy: Eerie Albany | Downtown Albany

Albany I Spy: Eerie Albany

Albany I Spy: Eerie Albany

The scavenger hunt gets spooky October 24 - 31

Albany Archives, Discover Albany, and the Downtown Albany BID present another Albany I Spy, with a seasonal spin! This year’s semi-annual scavenger hunt highlights the ghouls, gargoyles, and Gothic architecture looming in Downtown’s streets.

Here’s how to play:  

•    Click here to download the I Spy Clue Sheet
•    Using the clues provided, take your team to the streets of Downtown to find the building in each of the 12 clues.
•    A daily BONUS clue can be found on the sponsors' social media sites. Make sure you’re following the Facebook pages for Discover Albany, Downtown Albany BID and Albany Archives so you don't miss out!
•    Gather your friends and head Downtown and solve the clues! Once you solve the clue, take a picture of the building with a member of your team visible. Please wear masks and practice social distancing on your hunt!
•    Submit your photos and a picture of your completed form to by 5:00 PM November 2.
•    Completed forms will be entered into a drawing for valuable gift certificates to the downtown Albany businesses of your choice. First prize: $200 in gift certificates; second prize: $100; third prize: $50.