Easter at Cafe Capriccio

Celebrate Easter with a special Cafe Capriccio menu on April 16 from 4:00 - 8:00 PM.

$65 per person for a four course menu.

49 Grand Street | 518.465.0439

Easter Menu
Select one from each category:


Stuffed clams casino style: Bacon, peppers, garlic, onion & breadcrumb.

Deviled eggs: blended with our homemade Caesar dressing, topped with shaved Parmesan.

Shrimp cocktail: spiced shrimp over cocktail sauce & romaine.

William Yager Memorial Foundation Fundraiser

The City Beer Hall will host the William Yager Memorial Fundraiser on May 18 from 3:00 - 9:00 PM.

All donations received do back into the community. Our goal is to provide education and substance abuse services to young adults and their families.

For more info or to RSVP, call 518.331.9786 or email billywebbyager@gmail.com.

42 Howard Street

South End Earth Day Cleanup

Join Downtown Albany BID staff and community volunteers in taking part in South End Earth Day (SEED) on April 22. We will meet at the Albany Coliseum (153 S Pearl Street) for the cleanup of Madison and S Pearl areas from 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM.

After, stay for music, free food, and a bounce house from 1:00 - 2:00!

Spring 2017 Blush Collection

Angela's Bridal will host the Spring 2017 Blush Collection trunk show in store for April 13 - 15 only.

This is the perfect trunk show for brides who want a dress with Hayley Paige flavor, at a more modest price point since Blush gowns are around $2,000 and under. Additionally, special Promotions will apply when you say “Yes” to your dress!

Store hours:

April 13 | 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
April 14 | 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
April 15 | 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Ridesharing Now Available in Upstate NY

Ridesharing is now available in Upstate NY! The NYS Senate passed legislating legalizing the service outside of New York City.

12 Hours of Grilled Cheese for a Cause

Capitol Melts will celebrate National Grilled Cheese Day with 12 Hours of Grilled Cheese for a Cause from 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM on April 12.

They will be donating $1 for every grilled cheese melt sold to the LaSalle School in Albany. They will also match dollar for dollar any contribution to the school made by a customer on National Grilled Cheese Day.

136 State Street | 518.487.4816

2017 Annual Meeting

Annual Meeting
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Sixty State Place | 60 State Street

Anders Tomson
President & CEO, Chemung Canal Trust Company
2017 James M. DiNapoli Awardee

5:00 PM | Registration
5:30 PM | Annual Meeting
6:30 PM | Reception

Soul Sky

Soul Sky will perform live at McGeary's Irish Pub on April 15 starting at 8:30 PM.

Stop in for an evening of heartfelt songs, great musicianship and magical jams...plus lots of jokes!

4 Clinton Square | 518.463.1455

Suggestions for CDTA Bike Share Stations Sought

CDTA is seeking station suggestions for the upcoming bike share, CDPHP Cycle!, set to launch later this year.

Decisions on rack locations will be guided with your feedback, along with the following criteria: available space, pedestrian traffic, population density, bike infrastructure, and transit options.

The public is invited to make suggestions through the website, by downloading the free Social Cyclist app, emailing cdphpcycle@CDTA.org, or by calling 518.437.6844.

Albany Craft Beer Week at City Beer Hall

City Beer Hall will host a series of events during Albany Craft Beer Week. For more information on any of the following, call the restaurant at 518.449.2337.

42 Howard Street

Hudson Valley Best of 2016 Beer Dinner
April 17 | 6:00 PM
Tickets | $50
A four course dinner featuring Suarez, Greft, Equilibrium & Hudson Valley Brewery - all opened in 2016 and are upping the ante in the Hudson Valley Brew Game.