First Church in Albany

Welcome to the historic First Church in Albany. Since 1642 we have been in ministry in the heart of the city, with the city in our heart. As the oldest church in upstate New York, we are deeply committed to the mutual care of our community and to the needs of our neighborhood.

The First Church in Albany is part of the Reformed Church in America, a mainline Protestant denomination and one of the oldest active denominations in North America with a continuous ministry since 1642.

First Day of Summer Celebration

90 State Events will host a first day of summer celebration on June 20 from 5:30 - 7:00 PM. The Mighty Summer Mixer features food, drinks and music.

$10 suggested donation benefits the Ronald McDonald House.

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2016 Albany Auto Show

The 2016 Albany Auto Show will take place November 4 - 6 at the Times Union Center.

Show hours:
Friday | 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday | 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Sunday | 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Adult admission is $9.00 (includes facility fee) and children under 12 are free when accompanied by an adult. Special admission discount on Friday - all day, only $5 (“$5 FRIDAY.”) Tickets can be purchased at the Times Union Center Box Office, charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000, online at and, and all ticketmaster outlets.

Albany All Stars Roller Derby

The Albany All Stars Roller Derby will take on the Hellions of Troy at the Times Union Center on June 4. Doors at 6:00 PM, event at 7:00 PM.

Tickets | $15 adults, $5 children 4 - 12, Free for kids under 4 | Purchase online

51 S Pearl Street

Pretty Much the Best Comedy Show: Nick Vatterott & Amber Nelson

Capital Repertory Theatre hosts Pretty Much the Best Comedy Show featuring Nick Vatterott & Amber Nelson on June 11 at 8:00 PM. Doors open at 7:30 PM.

Laugh to a fresh mix of the best up-and-coming comedians, with TV credits from Comedy Central and beyond, at the Capital Region’s premier alternative comedy room. Pretty Much the Best Comedy Show includes a feature act, a host, and a guest comedian to make up nearly 2 hours of comedy entertainment on theREP’s legendary stage.

Dali After Dark | Free Live Music

Cafe Dali Mamma presents Dali After Dark - live entertainment each Thursday from 7:00 - 9:00 PM.

41 State Street (main entrance on Broadway) | 518.443.2233

Bate Papo and Brazilian Brunch

Cafe Dali Mamma will host a Brazilian Brunch with chef Ellie Markovitch on June 18 from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM.

Menu includes:
café-com-leite (coffee with milk)
pão de queijo (cheese bread)
beiju de tapioca (tortilla of manioc flour)
bolo de fubá (yellow corn cake)
rabanada (french toast)

41 State Street (main entrance on Broadway) | 518.443.2233

Dali After Dark presents: Tophenjamin

Cafe Dali Mamma presents Dali After Dark - live entertainment each Thursday. On June 2, Tophenjamin will perform 7:00 - 9:00 PM.

41 State Street (main entrance on Broadway) | 518.443.2233

Panel Discussion | The Work LGBT Communities of Color are Doing in Albany

A panel discussion on the work LGBT communities of color are doing in Albany will be held at Albany City Hall on May 31 at 5:00 PM. Free and open to the public.

The event, held in collaboration with In Our Own Voices, Inc. and the Pride Center of the Capital Region, will include three panelists who will discuss issues regarding LGBT Communities of Color:

Job Fair

The Palace Theatre will host a job fair on June 2 from Noon - 4:00 PM for various job openings at the Palace Theatre and Cohoes Music Hall.

Positions available include Full Time openings in Operations and Facility Management, Part Time Box Office Staff, Concession Staff, Security & Event Volunteers. Applicants should provide an up to date resume, credentials (for applicable positions such as security) and should be prepared to meet with representatives of the Palace Theatre for interviews as needed.

19 Clinton Avenue