Patsy's Pinups Beauty Parlor


Patsy’s Pinups Beauty Parlor is located in the heart of downtown Albany (just seconds from the Times Union Center), perfect for the hustle and bustle of mid-day 9-5er’s ; we love catering to the needs of the professional women, and welcome walk-ins, but please feel free to schedule an appointment for our full service salon experience – including cuts, color, style, waxing, nails and makeup! At Patsy’s Pinups Beauty Parlor, Beauty is our business!

Salon 109


You don‘t have to drive anywhere after work or on the weekend to experience a full service Salon/Spa in Salon 109's convenient downtown location.

Just Announced | The Australian Pink Floyd Show


The Palace Theatre announced this week that The Australian Pink Floyd Show will perform at the historic venue on August 13 at 8:00 PM.

The Australian Pink Floyd Show


The Australian Pink Floyd Show will be at the Palace Theatre on August 13, 2016 at 8:00 PM.

Coulson's News & Deli


In 2014 Coulson’s News & Deli got even more convenient for people who live, work, and visit Downtown. Remaining the staple it’s been for over 100 years, there’s a new twist on the classic convenience store with a new coffee bar, beer on tap, soft serve ice cream, grab and go snacks, including fresh fruits and vegetables, and a deli counter.

Stop in for deli meat and salads by the pound to bring home, or a made to order meal for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.

Deli counter hours: 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM Monday - Friday.

Empire State Plaza & Art Collection


The Governor Nelson A. Rockefeller Empire State Plaza is a unique architectural masterpiece which houses 11,000 New York employees in a complex of ten buildings. The Plaza offers a world-class modern art collection, New York State's Museum, Library and Archives, a distinctive performing arts center, convention center and more. It serves as a monument to the diversity and significance of New York, and also as a testament to Governor Nelson A. Rockefeller, whose determination and vision brought about its creation.

Irish American Heritage Museum


The Museum is unique in America, where almost 36 million individuals claim Irish ancestry. It is committed to the basic tenet that preserving one’s heritage is vital to providing a cultural and historical foundation to future generations of Americans.

Our museum in Albany, New York, provides year-round access, especially by school groups, to our exhibits, our Paul O’Dwyer Library, lectures, presentations, film screenings, book signings and other special programs.

Downtown Albany Farmers Market


Looking to grab lunch, fresh fruits and vegetables, plants, and more? Head to SUNY Plaza (Broadway & State Street) each Thursday for the Downtown Albany Farmers Market.

During the colder months, the Market is held inside and in the warmer months it's easily spotted outside.

Celebrate the Queen's 90th Birthday


Join the The Olde English Pub & Pantry in celebrating the Queen's 90th birthday on April 21. As part of the celebration, the eatery will offer two specials:

• Cocktail: Gin & Dubonnet featuring Broker's Gin

• Dessert: Queen Mother's Chocolate Cake served with a birthday candle

New York State Capitol


Sitting majestically atop Albany's State Street hill, the New York State Capitol has served as the seat of government for New York since the 1880s. The building is a marvel of late 19th-century architectural grandeur, built by hand of solid masonry over a period of 25 years. The building recently underwent an extensive restoration to maintain and protect it for future generations of New Yorkers.