Events

Alive at Five

5pm - 8pm

 2021 Virtual Alive at Five!  Full schedule to be announced soon! 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Albany’s signature free concert series premiered in the summer of 1990 with a performance by legendary folk artist Richie Havens, and has since grown into a staple of summer in the Capital Region. Showcasing a diverse lineup of big names, up-and-coming acts and the region’s most talented original artists, Alive at Five offers eight weeks of free, critically-acclaimed performances catering to nearly every taste.

Parking: $5 flat fee and handicap parking is available at the Riverfront Garage at Broadway and Columbia Street. For more information on parking options, visit www.parkalbany.com.

This event is produced with the  help of community volunteers.Volunteers  are still needed. Please contact us to be a part of this great experience: (518) 434-2032 or email the volunteer coordinator.

Special ground rules in effect: No alcoholic beverages, coolers, backpacks, bags, containers, packages, thermoses, cups, bottles, cans, flasks, glass containers of any kind, recording of  performances, animals or pets (excluding ADA-defined service animals). All City of Albany parks are now tobacco-free. Security personnel reserve the right to inspect any bag, container or package and confiscate any prohibited or illegal items. Any type of recording of the performance or presentation is prohibited without prior written consent. All attendees should be prepared to present age identification at any time if they intend to consume alcohol. Ground rules are subject to change without notice; exceptions made for medical or child care reasons may be addressed individually.


Alive at Five logo design by Over IT Design


Schedule

10 Jun 2021 5:00pm
Ryan Leddick

Ryan Leddick

Perking ears and turning heads with his Soulful melodies and acoustic inspired rock lines, Ryan Leddick is in his own league with a collage of musical tools at his disposal.

 Official Website     Virtual!

10 Jun 2021 6:00pm
Erin Harkes

Erin Harkes

Erin is regularly voted Best Singer/Songwriter, Solo Musician and Comedian in the Capital Region by the Times Union Reader’s Poll, The Alt and the (sadly now defunct) Metroland. She has been the subject of several cover stories by both of those newspapers. She is definitely a local favorite.

 Official Website     Virtual!

17 Jun 2021 5:00pm
El - Modernist

El - Modernist

El Modernist delivers a new take on the world of indie rock. With pulsating hooks and lush melodic waves of psychedelia, the band combines upbeat, catchy garage-rock with a modern alternative hip-hop sound.

 Official Website     Virtual!

17 Jun 2021 6:00pm
Sydney Worthley

Sydney Worthley

From private bedroom writing sessions, to recording at well acclaimed Nada Recording Studio, Worthley is jumping in head first with Rose Colored Glasses. Almost 3 years after her debut, Sydney Worthley, a shining young star from New York's Capital Region, has continued her journey with a new ep!

 Official Website     Virtual!

24 Jun 2021 5:00pm
Freedom Stratton

Freedom Stratton

Freedom Stratton does it all he's a singer, dancer, actor and model!

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24 Jun 2021 5:00pm
B. Chaps

B. Chaps

Vibes and good times from Albany, NY! Hip Hop/alternative with a dose of jazz.

24 Jun 2021 5:00pm
The Age

The Age

Neo Soul artist from New York.

24 Jun 2021 5:00pm
Ria Carval

Ria Carval

Singer/Songwriter/Producer/Dancer

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About Us

The City of Albany, NY Office of Cultural Affairs plans, produces and co-sponsors an array of fairs, festivals, and concerts promoting art, entertainment and cultural interest for all ages. These special events are 100% underwritten by generous local and national sponsors.

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The City of Albany Office of Cultural Affairs
Room 402 City Hall
Albany, NY 12207
P: (518) 434.2032

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