Share Your Favorite Local Tales and Legends


Join the hosts of WAMC's Listen with the Lights On podcast, Jessica Bloustein Marshall and Patrick Garrett, at The Olde English Pub on January 28 from 3:00 - 5:00 PM to talk local legends and lore with Maeve McEneny and Paul Nooney.

You're invited to come tell your own favorite tales from around the region.

683 Broadway

Go [Team]! Get Ready for the Super Bowl


Are you ready for the Super Bowl? We're not talking about the jerseys or the game day banter; we're talking about the food and drinks! Whether you're looking for a place to watch the game with friends, or want to make hosting a little easier with prepared dishes, Downtown is the place for you. Don't wait though, the big game is coming up on February 5 and you don't want awesome plays to be the only thing you're drooling over.

Salsa Brunch


ama cocina will host a Salsa Brunch on January 28 from 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM.

Stop in for salsa dancing, great music, and a delicious brunch.

4-6 Sheridan Avenue | 518.776.4550

Petticoats of Steel


Capital Repertory Theatre will host the performance Petticoats of Steel on February 4 at 11:00 AM.

Tickets | $9 students, $11 adults

Albany Center Gallery Opens New Location


The Albany Center Gallery has officially opened in their new location after a grand opening celebration held on January 18. The gallery, which turns 40 this year, is located inside the recently renovated 75,000-square-foot Arcade Building (located at 488 Broadway).

Spa Wellington


Welcome to Spa Wellington - A luxury full service boutique spa and salon dedicated to wellness and beauty.

Services include skin care, massage, hair styling, makeup, hair removal, nails, and spray tan. View services information.

Complimentary parking provided in the 67 Howard Street garage directly behind Spa Wellington.

140 State Street | 518.317.4772

Saturday Morning Happy Hour


Stacks Espresso Bar will host Saturday Morning Happy Hour on January 21 from 10:00 AM - Noon.

The event features Gypsy Jazz with Dylan Perrillo, Zach Cohen, and Bobby Davis.

488 Broadway

Streetscape Enhancement | Join The Discussion


Interested in what the future of Downtown holds? Here's your chance to join the discussion and have your opinion heard on an upcoming streetscape enhancement. 

The Downtown Albany Business Improvement District has received a $250,000 National Grid grant for lighting and streetscape improvements in the Convention Center District - see map below for details. Join us for this discussion as we bring to fruition our vision to turn these side streets into a main thoroughfare, creating a sense of place for this important area.

The African American History Month Celebration 2017


The African American Cultural Center of the Capital Region and Palace Performing Arts Center present the African American History Month Celebration at the Palace Theatre on February 24 from 7:00 - 10:00 PM. Event features Gospel Gala Choir.

Free event | tickets available in advance or day of show at the Palace Theatre box office.

Pearl Street Pub Happy Hour Trivia


Pearl Street Pub hosts Happy Hour Trivia every Friday 5:30 - 7:30 PM.

Enjoy happy hour drink specials and great prizes.

59 N Pearl Street | 518.694.3100