Irish Christmas Traditions Family Day


The Irish American Heritage Museum will host Irish Christmas Traditions Family Day on December 17 from 1:00 - 3:00 PM.

Experience a very special presentation of "A Traditional Irish Christmas" when the Museum will highlight customs and decorations for which the Irish have become known. Learn about the traditional "Candle in the Window," "The Laden Table," "The Ring of Holly," "Handsel Monday," "Women's Little Christmas," and the traditional Irish greeting. Join us for arts and crafts, storytelling, and more.

Newsboys


Newsboys will perform at the Palace Theatre on February 17 at 7:00 PM.

Tickets | $28 - $103 | Purchase online

Handel's Messiah at St. Peter's Episcopal Church


St. Peter's Episcopal Church presents its annual performance of Handel's Messiah. Admission is free. Donations received.

Performed by The Choir of St. Peter's Church, accompanied by a small orchestra.

107 State Street | 518.434.3502

Public Information Session | City of Albany IDA Project Evaluation and Assistance Framework


The City of Albany Industrial Development Agency will host a Public Information Session on their Project Evaluation and Assistance Framework on December 6 at 3:30 PM.

Time Lapse Video | Albany Devils to Siena Saints at Times Union Center


One night at the Times Union Center the Albany Devils are playing - the next the Siena Saints will take to the court. What happens in between? A crew comes in to change the arena's floor over. This time lapse video was roughly 8.5 hours of work done by a few dozen employees. Click the image below or click here to watch the video.

A Reading of A Child's Christmas in Wales


The Irish American Heritage Museum will host a reading of A Child's Christmas in Wales on December 2 at 7:00 PM. Free to Museum members, $5 to non-members.

Open Genealogy Consultation


The Irish American Heritage Museum will host an Open Genealogy Session on November 30 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Lisa Dougherty will be on-hand to answer your questions.

370 Broadway | 518.427.1916

Film Screening: De Huisman - on Craftsmanship, Authenticity and Insight


The New York State Museum will host a screening of the film De Huisman - on Craftsmanship, Authenticity and Insight on December 2 at 7:00 PM in the South Lobby. Free to attend, RSVPs are encouraged and can be made by emailing nicole.lafountain@nysed.gov.

City of Albany Tree Lighting Ceremony


The City of Albany will host a tree lighting ceremony and open house on November 30 from 5:00 - 7:00 PM.

Join Mayor Kathy Sheehan, the Albany Tulip Queen & Court and City of Albany officials in the annual tree lighting and open house!

Holiday Market


The Albany Visitors Center will host their 5th annual Holiday Market on November 30 from 5:00 - 7:00 PM.

Artisans:
-Ali Hermann
-Naturelogues
-T&J Soaps
-Christine Garretson-Persans
-Lee Dixon
-Tina Lincer
-Maria Verdile
-Miss Sydney’s – Secret Family Recipes
-River Glass Creations
-Scisci Art
-Octopus Dreams
-Central Florist
-Bettina Biscotti

Food & Beverage Vendors:
-Hudson-Chatham Winery