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Letter from Mayor Sheehan

 Welcome to AlbanyEvents.org, your online source for the City of Albany, NY’s signature free special events. For decades, Albany has presented an array of award-winning events celebrating our Capital City’s rich heritage and Hudson River landscape. We strive to provide world-class art, entertainment and culture for residents and visitors of all ages, completely free of charge.        More

—Mayor Kathy Sheehan

City Sponsored Special Events

Saturday, May 9, 2015

This highly anticipated spring festival rings in 66 years of Albany tradition in 2014. Tulip Festival features acclaimed live music, kids' activities, great food, a nationally renowned craft show and over 100,000 tulip bulbs blossoming into a sea of colors just in time for Mother's Day.

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Albany Tulip Festival

Saturday, December 6, 2014

The Albany Last Run 5K is a great race for all ages, featuring a beautiful course through Capital Holiday Lights in Washington Park.

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Albany Last Run 5k

Saturday, September 6, 2014

For over a decade, the Albany Riverfront Jazz Festival has featured a wealth of jazz greats, critically acclaimed up-and-coming artists and local favorites, all at one of the area’s most spectacular venues.

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Albany Riverfront Jazz Festival

Thursday, August 13, 2009

Celebrating 25 years of music! the Albany Riverfront Park at the Corning Preserve (Thursdays, 5PM - 8PM, July through August)

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Alive at Five

Sunday, June 21, 2009

Albany's annual Father's Day celebration hosts highly acclaimed musical performances and fireworks! 7pm - 9:30pm.

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Father's Day Pops Concert

City Sponsored Special Events

Saturday, May 9, 2015

This highly anticipated spring festival rings in 66 years of Albany tradition in 2014. Tulip Festival features acclaimed live music, kids' activities, great food, a nationally renowned craft show and over 100,000 tulip bulbs blossoming into a sea of colors just in time for Mother's Day.

  More Information

Albany Tulip Festival

Saturday, December 6, 2014

The Albany Last Run 5K is a great race for all ages, featuring a beautiful course through Capital Holiday Lights in Washington Park.

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Albany Last Run 5k

Saturday, September 6, 2014

For over a decade, the Albany Riverfront Jazz Festival has featured a wealth of jazz greats, critically acclaimed up-and-coming artists and local favorites, all at one of the area’s most spectacular venues.

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Albany Riverfront Jazz Festival

Thursday, August 13, 2009

Celebrating 25 years of music! the Albany Riverfront Park at the Corning Preserve (Thursdays, 5PM - 8PM, July through August)

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Alive at Five

Sunday, June 21, 2009

Albany's annual Father's Day celebration hosts highly acclaimed musical performances and fireworks! 7pm - 9:30pm.

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Father's Day Pops Concert

Latest Updates

Rain Policy

In the event of inclement weather, please review the rain policy for our events.

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Vendor Information

We have numerous vendor opportunities that exist at special events produced by the City.

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Become a Sponsor

Take a moment to review our upcoming event sponsorship opportunities and levels.

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About Us

The City of Albany, NY Office of Special Events 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.

Contact

City of Albany Office of Special Events & Volunteer Services
Room 402 City Hall
Albany, Ny 12207
P: (518) 434.2032

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