Hampton Inn & Suites


Welcome to the Hampton Inn & Suites Albany-Downtown. The New York State Capitol, state and federal offices, and many banks are only blocks from our Albany hotel.

Enjoy exhibits at the Albany Institute of History and Art or take a walking tour of the buildings, monuments and art collections in the Empire State Plaza. For a different perspective, try an Albany Aqua Ducks tour on the Hudson River. Washington Park is a haven for outdoor recreation such as jogging, fishing, bird watching and picnicking. View the statues or enjoy a concert at the Lakehouse amphitheater.

Adirondack-based Company Adworkshop Expands into Downtown Albany


A Lake Placid-based, women-owned marketing agency is one of the latest companies to take advantage of the non-traditional office space – from executive suites for lease to membership-based shared workspace – that has become increasingly popular in downtown Albany.

Operating for nearly four decades, the expansion marks the employee-owned company’s first foray from a rural to urban setting. The move into Albany puts the company in close proximity with current and future clients, and a greater pool of workers skilled in digital marketing and creative design.

McLaren Engineering Group Opens Albany Office


Full-service firm McLaren Engineering Group has opened their newest office location in downtown Albany. With projects spanning the globe, the company's projects include everything from parking garages to the Super Bowl XXXVIII Halftime Show Stage and more in areas from the Capital District to China.

Why did McLaren open an Albany office? Strategic planning and placement, says the CEO.

Bruce Springsteen & The E-Street Band


Bruce Springsteen & The E-Street Band will perform at the Times Union Center on February 8, 2016 at 7:30 PM.

All announced The River Tour 2016 shows will include an in-sequence, complete performance of The River album in addition to other Springsteen classics.

Harlem Globetrotters


The Harlem Globetrotters will play at the Times Union Center on February 6, 2016 at 1:00 PM. Doors open at Noon.

Tickets | $26-$106 | Purchase online

Agnes of God


Confetti Stage Inc. presents Agnes of God on February 28, 2016 at 2:00 PM at 67 Corning Place (Albany Masonic Hall).

Tickets | $10 students, $15 general admission | Purchase online, at the door, or by calling 518.460.1167