New York State Food Festival


Featuring The Charlie Daniels Band.

Black Arts and Cultural Festival


Featuring Jody Watley and Shalamar Reloaded.

Presented by McDonald's, the Black Arts and Cultural Festival is an updated take on a classic celebration of the traditions and cultural contributions of the black community through music, art, dance, and more. In addition to an exciting lineup of talent on the main stage, the festival will feature a kids zone with family-friendly activities everyone can enjoy.

State Education Building Tours being offered to the public for the first time


Starting on August 12, the State Education Building will be offering free tours on the second Saturday of each month. This is the first time the building has been made available for regular public tours since the State Museum and Library were moved from the Education Building to the Cultural Education Center in the 1970s.

Rhiannon Giddens – The Freedom Highway Tour


Rhiannon Giddens performs songs from her new album Freedom Highway at the EGG on August 6 at 7:30 PM.

Tickets | Starting at $39.50 | Purchase online

The EGG | 518.473.1845

Incendio


Incendio performs a global fusion of Flamenco, classical, jazz, rock, and Celtic music.

This concert is part of the “Made in the Shade” performance series that take place on the outdoor stage just outside the main entrance to The Egg on the Empire State Plaza in cooperation with the NYS Office of General Services.

Free Admission.

The EGG

CDPHP Cycle!


Capital District Physicians Health Plan (CDPHP) and Capital District Transit Authority (CDTA) have officially launched the region's first bike-share program, CDPHP Cycle! 

CDPHP Cycle! features 160 bikes distributed among 41 bike stations in Albany, Schenectady, Troy, and Saratoga Springs. The program offers the community a healthy, affordable, and fun mode of transportation.

Knicks Draft Night | McGeary's Irish Pub


The Albany Knickerbocker Rugby Club holds their Pint Night Fundraiser at McGeary's Irish Pub! $10 gets you a Knickerbocker Mug and great drink specials at the bar. 

DJ Lady Luck will be pumping out the beats.

Phantogram at the EGG


An evening of electronica, rock, trip hop and dream pop with

Ajkun Ballet Theatre at The EGG


Ajkun Ballet Theatre mixes contemporary repertory and traditional ballets including an excerpt from Sleeping Beauty.

This event is part of the “Made in the Shade” performance series that take place on the outdoor stage just outside the main entrance to The Egg on the Empire State Plaza in cooperation with the NYS Office of General Services.

Drive-By Truckers at The EGG


The Drive-By Truckers are one of the day