Wine & Dine for the Arts

The 9th Annual Albany Chefs' Food & Wine Festival: Wine & Dine for the Arts will be held January 11 to 13 at the Empire State Plaza. The festival offers food from more than 70 regional chefs and over 250 global wines, spirits and craft beers of New York State will be featured for sampling.


Tickets | $50.00 - $1,600.00 | Purchase online


Schedule of Events:


Urbane Brows and Beauty Studio

A Registered Nurse by trade, Urbane Brows and Beauty owner Ashley Austin discovered her true passion for microblading, an extremely meticulous process of tattooing individual eyebrow hairs that lasts 1-3 years, while she was still in nursing school.

Crazy 4 Green Diecast Replicas

The inside of Crazy 4 Green Diecast Replicas is like a candy store for replicas, as customers can pick through hundreds of variations of fenders, mud flaps, radiator grills, and more to create their own unique, made-to-order diecast replica.

In addition to customization, Crazy 4 Green Diecast Replicas also has a bountiful inventory consisting of brands such as ERTL Farm Country Toys, Johnny Lightening, and of course, John Deere.


Tuesday - Thursday | 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Friday | 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Saturday | 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Handmade at The Hollow 2017

In its fourth year, Handmade at The Hollow is the perfect way to begin your holiday shopping in downtown Albany, with gifts for the body, mind, soul, and home.

This one-day indoor market featuring artisans, crafters and makers of unique and high quality goods will take place on the same day as Small Business Saturday on November 25.

To participate in Handmade at The Hollow as a maker, email


Ring in the New Year with Twiddle! Twiddle will perform at the Palace Theatre on both December 30 & December 31, 2017.


Tickets | $39.00 - $75.00 | Purchase online



The wildly popular PBS KIDS® television show, WILD KRATTS, is coming to the live stage! Wild Kratts LIVE! will be at Palace Theatre on April 18, 2018 at 6:30 PM.


Tickets | $32.00 - $48.99 | Purchase online


Jennifer Nettles

See Jennifer Nettles perform all of her biggest hits along with holiday classics from her album “To Celebrate Christmas” live on stage at the Palace Theatre!


Tickets | $39.75 - $79.75 | Purchase online



Tiësto will perform at the Times Union Center on Friday, November 10, at 8:00 PM.


Tickets | $33.00 - $83.00 | Purchase online


He is synonymous with the best of electronic music, and continues to inspire a generation of up-and-coming young artists.

Disney on Ice Presents Frozen

Discover the full story of Disney’s Frozen like never before at Disney On Ice presents Frozen at the Times Union Center!


Tickets | $15.00 - $103.00 | Purchase online


Chris Pratt's Annual Halloween Party (Under The Big Top)

It's that time of year again...time for the annual Halloween party everyone talks about! 


Tickets | $30.00 | Purchase online


Previously held at the parking lot across from the former Barrel Saloon at 942 Broadway, local business owner Chris Pratt and his team have taken the party down by the river, changing the location to Jennings Landing in Downtown Albany.