Snow Emergency Information | February 13 - 14


The City of Albany, NY has issued a snow emergency that will begin at 8:00 PM tonight, February 13, at which time all normal parking rules and regulations are temporarily suspended.

During the first 24 hours of the snow emergency, all vehicles must be parked on the even-numbered side of the street.

Beginning at 8:00 PM on Tuesday, February 14, all vehicles must be parked on the odd-numbered side of the street for the next 24-hour period.


Salsa Brunch


ama cocina will host a Salsa Brunch Saturday on the last Saturday of every month from 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM.

Eat. Drink. Dance. & Salsa at Salsa Saturday Brunch!

The last Saturday of every month we will host Salsa Brunch and it is sure to be a great time. Last event was so much fun that we decided why not make this a thing?! Grab your dance partner-we will provide the music with the great DJ Rolo, the tequila, and the tacos!

4 Sheridan Avenue | 518.776.4550

Snow Emergency Information | February 9 - 10


The City of Albany, NY has issued a snow emergency that will begin at 8:00 PM tonight, February 9, at which time all normal parking rules and regulations are temporarily suspended.

During the first 24 hours of the snow emergency, all vehicles must be parked on the even-numbered side of the street.

Beginning at 8:00 PM on Friday, February 10, all vehicles must be parked on the odd-numbered side of the street for the next 24-hour period.


Valentine's Day at The Hollow Bar + Kitchen


The Hollow Bar + Kitchen will host a special Valentine's Day prix fixe menu on February 14. Reservations required and can be made at the restaurant, at thehollowalbany.com, or by calling 518.426.8550.

79 N Pearl Street

Ribbon Cutting | Fifth Tier Baking Studio


Join us as we hold a ribbon cutting celebration for The Fifth Tier Baking Studio on February 14 at 11:30 AM.

We will have a few giveaways throughout the entire day! Make sure you try and stop by!

54 Columbia Street

Valentine's Day Dinner & Comedy Show


Dawn's Victory Sports Cafe will host a Valentine's Day Comedy Show on February 10. Dinner begins at 8:00 PM, show at 9:00 PM.

Tickets | $20 comedy show only, $45 show and dinner | Purchase online

Show featuring Dee Watson, Pat Dabiere, and Mike Speirs.

For more information, call 518.894.0285

10 Sheridan Avenue

Video | Downtown Welcomes Spa Wellington


The Downtown Albany Business Improvement District (BID) was joined by Mayor Kathy Sheehan and spa representatives on February 7 in officially welcoming Spa Wellington to Downtown at 140 State Street.

“Business owners continue to embrace, and are excited to be a part of, Albany’s newest neighborhood,” said Mayor Sheehan. “Those who are invested in helping to meet the needs of new residents, employees, and visitors are vital to unleashing the potential of our Capital City.”    

Valentine's Day at Angelo's 677 Prime


Angelo's 677 Prime will offer the following Valentine's Day menu additions on February 13 and 14. Full regular menu also available. Dinner served 5:30 - 10:00 PM.

677 Broadway | 518.427.7463

A Valentine's Day to Love


Delicious dinner out? Relaxing massage? Beautiful bouquet? Enjoying wine at home? No matter what you'd like to do for Valentine's Day, Downtown businesses will help find the perfect way to celebrate.

Restaurants listed below are offering special holiday menus; click the full directory link to view all dining options.

Valentine's Day at The Capital Bistro


The Capital Bistro will serve a special a-la-carte Valentine's menu on February 14 beginning at 5:00 PM.

Regular menu will not be available | Holiday menu below or view here

55 N Pearl Street | 518.694.3122