Happy hours in Downtown
Pull up a seat! Here's where (and when) to find happy hour specials, deals, and discounts at your favorite bars, restaurants, and eateries in Downtown.
Fun for the whole family
Bring the whole family for a great time out in Albany's Central Social District.
RFPs: holiday lighting and street cleaning
The Downtown Albany BID is seeking proposals for Holiday Lighting and Street Cleaning initiatives.
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.
Where to find mocktails in Downtown
Three cheers for some truly delicious—and alcohol-free—drinks in Downtown.
Downtown Albany patios to relax, raise a glass on
Is patio season the best season? We like to think so, and with so many places to choose from you're invited to sit back, relax, and take in the view whether you're about to enjoy a meal or a manicure.
Small Business Vitality Assistance grant applications open
The second round of the ARPA-funded Small Business Vitality Assistance will provide $2,000-$15,000 grants to approved Albany's small business owners.
Let's get breakfast in downtown Albany
Downtown eateries are serving up the most important meal of the day with options ranging from the classics to vegan breakfast sandwiches.
Carm Basile receives 2023 James M. DiNapoli Award
Carm Basile, CEO of Capital Region Transportation Authority, was presented with the 2023 James M. DiNapoli Award at the Downtown Albany Business Improvement District’s Annual Meeting
Three free, outdoor event series announced
The Downtown Albany Business Improvement District announces the return of State Street Yoga, Bites Camera Action, and Tunesday this spring and summer.





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