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Where are the best places to eat outdoors in Albany?

With spring warming up everyone's toes, many restaurants are opening up their windows and letting diners feast outdside in the sun - including Jillians of Albany, Elda's on Lark, Sukhothai Restaurant, and The Daily Grind, and the trend of outdoor tables will grow as the temperature rises. Of course, there are countless other delicious places to go out and the occasional rainy day, so be sure to check out more of Albany's many restaurants, bars and clubs.

Where can I find Times Union Center seating charts?

The Times Union Center, formerly the Pepsi arena, is an enormous and popular performance space, which has hosted a myriad of concerts and other special events. If you're interested in attending one of these awesome events, check your seating here, the events list here, and other general information about the Times Union Center here.

What is the history of Albany?

An excellent question! Albany is rich with history, and much of it is still visible, including the architecture of the Capitol Building. Check out the history of Albany page to learn more about the Capitol's fascinating story!

How many colleges are in Albany/Capital Region? And what are the names of the colleges in Albany?

Albany is home to the main campus of UAlbany, part of a State University of New York (SUNY), and The College of Saint Rose. These are the only schools with their main campus Albany, but there are several other colleges in the surrounding area, all within easy distance from the Capitol city. These include Siena College in Newtonville, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (read about the Institute's impressive national ranking), Hudson Valley Community College in Troy, and Union College and Schenectady Community College, both in Schenectady.

What are the different Albany neighborhoods?

Albany has several distinct neighborhoods, each one with its own unique specialization and attraction, and each one caters to the needs and interests of its inhabitants. To learn more about each of Albany's neighborhood areas, travel here.

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