Events (and e-vents) in Downtown

Events (and e-vents) in Downtown


Enjoy events in or from Downtown while we social distance!

Who's up for some social interaction while we social distance? Downtown businesses and organizations have a number of virtual and small in-person events so you can stay engaged with Downtown - and each other! Looking for ways to support Downtown businesses amid COVID-19? We like the way you think; a full list can be found here

Ongoing events: 

  • Sunday-Friday | Varying times | Online classes with Root3d Healing | View full schedule here
  • Mondays-Saturdays | Varying times | Online fitness classes with Downtown Studio Fit | View full schedule here
  • Daily | Ten Broeck Mansion self-guided garden tours | View garden information
  • Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays | 1:00 PM | Field tips to the New York State Museum via Facebook Live | View full information here
  • Thursdays | 1:00 PM | Virtual visit to the NYS Capitol and Empire State Plaza | Facebook page | Website
  • Thursdays | 5:00 PM | Live at Five |  Albany Events | Facebook page
  • Thursdays | 8:00 PM | Trivia Night | The Excelsior Pub | Contact the pub for full information
  • Fridays | 6:00 PM | Acoustic Fridays | The City Beer Hall | Event information | Starting August 7; weather permitting
  • Fridays | 6:00 PM | Extended outdoor dining on Sheridan Avenue | Grab takeout from ama cocina, The Bishop, or Dawn's Victory Sports Cafe and enjoy socially distanced outdoor dining on Sheridan Avenue
  • Saturdays in July and August | 11:00 AM | Sidewalk Pop-Ups | Fort Orange General Store | Full information (excluding August 8)
  • Saturdays starting August 1 | 9:00 PM | Cinema Saturday | The City Beer Hall | (event is weather permitting)
  • Sundays | 10:30 AM | Sunday Drive-up Workship | The First Church in Albany | View full info
  • Sundays | Recorded Sunday Service | St. Peter's Church | View on YouTube | Facebook page
  • Virtual tours:

Special events: