Intro to Long Form Improv Class


Albany Improv will host an Intro to Long Form Improv class, with graduation show, beginning July 26 at Dali Mamma. No prior improv experience necessary.

Classes will meet at Cafe Dali Mamma from 7:00 to 9:00 PM on the following Tuesdays: July 26, August 2, August 9 and August 16 with a final performance on Thursday, August 18 at Albany's Lark Tavern.

Elvin Bishop


Elvin Bishop will perform at The Egg on September 18 at 7:30 PM as part of the American Roots & Branches concert series.

Tickets | $38 | Purchase online

The Enchanted Florist's Third Birthday Party


Celebrate The Enchanted Florist's third birthday on July 8 from 5:00 - 8:00 PM.

Light refeshments and an Artist's Reception featuring the paintings of Celeste Plowden.

54 Columbia Street | 518.813.4990

Albany History Running Tour


Explore 2.5 miles of historic downtown Albany as a pair of Albany Public Library running librarians lead you and a small group of participants on a narrated history run through our city! If you can comfortably run an 11 minute mile (5.5 mph) over 2.5 miles, you'll have no problem keeping up. We'll take three short breaks at historic points along the way. Lace up your sneakers, bring headphones or borrow some of ours. We'll provide a digital audio player you'll hold while running containing a narrated audio tour.

Albany History Running Tour


Explore 2.5 miles of historic downtown Albany as a pair of Albany Public Library running librarians lead you and a small group of participants on a narrated history run through our city! If you can comfortably run an 11 minute mile (5.5 mph) over 2.5 miles, you'll have no problem keeping up. We'll take three short breaks at historic points along the way. Lace up your sneakers, bring headphones or borrow some of ours. We'll provide a digital audio player you'll hold while running containing a narrated audio tour.

Albany History Running Tour


Explore 2.5 miles of historic downtown Albany as a pair of Albany Public Library running librarians lead you and a small group of participants on a narrated history run through our city! If you can comfortably run an 11 minute mile (5.5 mph) over 2.5 miles, you'll have no problem keeping up. We'll take three short breaks at historic points along the way. Lace up your sneakers, bring headphones or borrow some of ours. We'll provide a digital audio player you'll hold while running containing a narrated audio tour.

Albany History Running Tour


Explore 2.5 miles of historic downtown Albany as a pair of Albany Public Library running librarians lead you and a small group of participants on a narrated history run through our city! If you can comfortably run an 11 minute mile (5.5 mph) over 2.5 miles, you'll have no problem keeping up. We'll take three short breaks at historic points along the way. Lace up your sneakers, bring headphones or borrow some of ours. We'll provide a digital audio player you'll hold while running containing a narrated audio tour.

Albany History Running Tour


Explore 2.5 miles of historic downtown Albany as a pair of Albany Public Library running librarians lead you and a small group of participants on a narrated history run through our city! If you can comfortably run an 11 minute mile (5.5 mph) over 2.5 miles, you'll have no problem keeping up. We'll take three short breaks at historic points along the way. Lace up your sneakers, bring headphones or borrow some of ours. We'll provide a digital audio player you'll hold while running containing a narrated audio tour.

NYS 4th of July Celebration


The New York State 4th of July celebration will be held at the Empire State Plaza from 3:00 - 10:00 PM. Free and open to the public, the event features great food, drink, and live entertainment all day.

Schedule of events:

3:00pm     Wecome & Naturalization Ceremony
4:00pm     The Primetime Band
5:45pm     Saved by the 90s
7:30pm     New York State's Fourth of July Celebration Official Program
8:00pm     Boogie Wonder Band
9:15pm     Fireworks!

Rhythm and Blues Night


Summer at the Plaza's rhythm and blues night on July 20 will feature Black Joe Lewis and The Honeybears with special guests Sonny Knight and the Lakers, and The High Rollers. Show is 5:00 - 9:00 PM in the Empire State Plaza.

Rain location is the Empire State Plaza Convention Center.

For additional information, call 518.474.4759 or visit empirestateplaza.org.