Screening of Halloweentown + Family Fun Day at the Palace Theatre

Catch a screening of Halloweentown (1998 - Rated G - 84 minutes) on October 28 at The Palace Theatre.

Before the movie, enjoy a Palace Family Fun Day, featuring pre-film games and activities!


Tickets | $5.00 | Purchase online


Doors open at 12:00 PM for activities

Movie starts at 1:00 PM


*Kids who arrive in costume are automatically entered into our contest drawing for fun prizes!*


Trevor Noah at The Palace Theatre

Trevor Noah is the most successful comedian in Africa and is the host of the Emmy® and Peabody® Award-winning “The Daily Show” on Comedy Central. This year “The Daily Show” has been nominated for a Writers Guild Award (Comedy/Variety Series). Noah joined “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” in 2014 as a contributor. On December 9 at 7:00 PM, he will perform at the Palace Theatre.


Free Yoga at C-Suite Fitness

Registered Yoga Teacher, Nikki Rogers, will hold 4 free yoga classes at C-Suite Fitness during the month of November.


Tickets | FREE | Visit C-Suite Fitness on Facebook


She Loves Me

The award-winning play, She loves Me, will be showing at the Capital Repertory Theatre from November 24 - December 24, 2017.


Tickets | $25.00 - $65.00 | Purchase online


Oxi Day Commemoration at the USS Slater

On October 28th, 2017, millions around the world will commemorate OXI (pronounced ō-hē) Day, a day honoring Greece’s courageous resistance during World War II. The day will be remembered at USS SLATER with a brief program beginning at 9:00 AM. Father Dennis Nagi of St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Church will provide an historical account of Oxi Day. USS SLATER volunteers and friends will be joined by special guest Dr. Nicholas Athanassiou.


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. 

Arena Football Returns to Downtown Albany

A local ownership group announced the return of Arena Football to Albany on Tuesday, October 24, 2017. Read the full press release from below:


Click here to help name the new team!


Ria's Bistro & Bakery Brings Homestyle Italian Flair to State Street

ALBANY, NY - The City of Albany and the Downtown Albany Business Improvement District (BID) held the official grand opening of Ria’s Bistro & Bakery, located at 113 State Street, on Thursday, October 19, 2017. Mayor Kathy M. Sheehan, Ria’s owner Maria Lombardi, and Downtown Albany BID Executive Director Georgette Steffens delivered remarks followed by a ceremonial ribbon cutting.

NEXT ACT! New Play Summit 6

Get a chance to weigh-in on the titles being considered for future seasons at theREP


Tickets | $5.00 - $10.00 | Purchase online


Summer/Fall Downtown Albany Digest Now Available

Wondering what's been happening in Downtown over the last few months? You can read all about it in the Downtown Digest Summer/Fall 2017 edition!


From state-of-the-art residential properties and new retail and dining establishments opening in our District to innovative, Downtown-centric events and engaging public art installations, significant investment is happening while we all work together to activate our streets.