Halloween in Downtown Albany

For something sweet, something spooky, or something to dance to, check out what downtown Albany is serving up for Halloween 2023 - including Discover Albany resurrecting the month-long Albany's All-Hallow E'en Festival for the first time in over 100 years. As always, you can view our full event calendar right here.



  • Empire State Plaza hosts Capitol Hauntings Tours October 4-31. Info here.
  • The Kenmore Ballroom hosts Candlelight Concert: Halloween Classics October 13-27. Info here.
  • Discover Albany hosts Eerie Albany Historic Ghost Tours October 15-29. Info here.


October 9:

  • Discover Albany and Albany Center Gallery hosts Discover the All Hallow E'en Art Path October 9 at 10:30 AM. Info here


October 21: 

  • We host Hounds of Halloween, costumed canine trick-or-treating and photo contest, on October 21. Details coming soon.

October 23:

  • Palace Theatre hosts Rocky Horror Picture Show on October 23 at 7:00 PM. Info here.

October 27:

  • The Hollow Bar + Kitchen hosts Baked Shrimp Halloween Extravaganza on October 27 at 8:00 PM. Info here.
  • Empire Underground hosts Graveyard Get-Down II—Rock N Roll Halloween Party on October 27 at 8:00 PM. Info here.

October 28:

  • City of Albany hosts Trick or Trot 5k on October 28 at 4:30 PM. Info here.

October 29:

  • Empire Underground hosts Halloween Party with The Phoenix and The Raven on October 29 at 5:30 PM. Info here.

October 31:

  • Empire Underground hosts Halloween Party with My Prophecy on October 31 at 6:30 PM. Info here.