Past Contests on Albany.com

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Win A VIP Family 4-Pack To The Altamont Fair!

Enter now for your chance to win a VIP Family 4-Pack to the Altamont Fair, returning for 2017 from August 15-20.

Winner: Elizabeth B.

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Win Passes To A Meet & Greet With Soul Asylum At Empire State Plaza

Soul Asylum is performing live at Empire State Plaza on July 19 and you could win four passes for a meet and greet with the band before the show!

Winner: Cindy D., James C., & Linda H.

Win A Gift Card To Jack's Oyster House!

Win A Gift Card To Jack's Oyster House!

Enter now for your chance to win a $50 gift card to Jack's Oyster House in Albany NY - one of the oldest family-owned restaurants in America!

Winner: Giovannine M. & Angela C.

Win A Family 4 Pack Of Passes To Mountain Ridge Adventure!

Win A Family 4 Pack Of Passes To Mountain Ridge Adventure!

Enjoy a day of fun and excitement with the whole family when you win a Family 4 Pack of Treetop Passes to Mountain Ridge Adventure!

Winner: Pamela W.

Mother's Day Giveaway at Complexions Spa!

Mother's Day Giveaway at Complexions Spa!

Enter for a chance to win a facial, makeup application, and a blow dry styling at Complexions Spa for Mother's Day!

Winner: MaryAnne J, Joscelyn C

St. Sophia 2017 Greek Festival Family Four Pack Giveaway

St. Sophia 2017 Greek Festival Family Four Pack Giveaway

Enter this giveaway and you could win a four pack of admission tickets, 4 meals, $75 gift certificate for the dining room, a box of pastries, and 2 containers of Loukoumades from the St. Sophia Greek Festival in May!

Winner: Tessa V.

A Taste Of Albany Ticket Giveaway | Albany, NY

A Taste Of Albany Ticket Giveaway | Albany, NY

Enter this giveaway and you could win a pair of terrace table tickets with reserved seating for A Taste Of Albany event at the NYS Museum on May 4th.

Winner: Daniel M.

LAX on Lark Restaurant & Lounge Gift Card Giveaway | Albany, NY

LAX on Lark Restaurant & Lounge Gift Card Giveaway | Albany, NY

Enter this giveaway and you could win a $25 to LAX on Lark Restaurant & Lounge in Albany, NY. 10 winners will be selected.

Winner: Lisa M, Sean M, Colette D, Kim S, Kelly T, Tessa V, Donna K, Crystal P, Michael C, Daniel M

Win a $15,000 Wedding Of Your Dreams On Lake George!!

Win a $15,000 Wedding Of Your Dreams On Lake George!!

Imagine exchanging your vows overlooking beautiful Lake George...Learn more by clicking here to enter >>

Winner: Raymond L.

CilantroMex Gift Card Giveaway | Crossgates Mall in Albany, NY

CilantroMex Gift Card Giveaway | Crossgates Mall in Albany, NY

Enter this giveaway and you could win a $15 to CilantroMex at Crossgates Mall in Albany, NY. Five winners will be selected.

Winner: Ashley D, Linda H, Sue H, Donna C & Theresa J.

2016 BOO-jolais Wine Celebration Giveaway

2016 BOO-jolais Wine Celebration Giveaway

Who doesn't love food, dancing, music & wine (with a Halloween theme)? Here's your chance to win two tickets to The Alliance for Positive Health's BOO-jolais Wine Celebration on October 28th.

Winner: Gail R & Kirsten L

8 Seats To Any Paint & Sip Event!

8 Seats To Any Paint & Sip Event!

Grab a drink, an apron and take a seat! Enter for a chance to win 8 seats at any Saratoga Paint & Sip Studio event at the Latham Location!

Winner: Debra K

LAX on Lark Restaurant & Lounge Gift Card Giveaway | Albany, NY

Enter this giveaway and you could win a $25 to LAX on Lark Restaurant & Lounge in Albany, NY. 10 winners will be selected.

Winner: Michael B, Russ M, Ashleee D, Mat G, Dennis M, John H, Wayne H, Cherie Q, Mary H, Shannon D.

Win Tickets to the FUSION Anti-Gala!

Win Tickets to the FUSION Anti-Gala!

Here's your chance to go to FUSION, the anti-gala at Albany Barn on Friday, October 14th!

Winner: Jordan L

Altamont Fair VIP Family 4-pack Giveaway

Win a VIP Family 4-pack to the Altamont Fair, August 16th through August 21st. Enter NOW!

Winner: Mary H.

See The Commodores at the Empire State Plaza on August 10th With Backstage Passes!

Here's your chance to see The Commodores backstage before their performance on August 10th in Albany!

Winner: Robin T

Win Two Southwest Gift Cards & Valet Parking At The Albany International Airport!

Enjoy $200 in Gift Cards to Southwest Airlines and 1 Week of Valet Parking Services at The Albany International Airport!

Winner: Michael P

Ultimate 6 Day Trip for Two to Peru Giveaway

Want to win the ultimate trip of a lifetime? Enter to win a 6 day vacation to Peru, courtesy of the Escape Artist! Explore Machu Picchu, Lima, Sacred Valley and Cuzco - among other destinations in Peru!
The Peru giveaway is valued at $3500 and includes round trip airfare, hotel accommodations, guided tours, meals, and more!
Don't miss the opportunity to explore this breathtaking country in South America. Enter Now!

Win Passes to the LakeGeorge.com Elvis Festival

Enter to win Gold Seats at the LakeGeorge.com Elvis Fest in Lake George, NY!

Winner: Todd R, Patricia V, Lyle R & Carol P.

Win a Limo Ride & Four Tickets To See The Lion King At Proctor's Theater!

Catch a ride in one of Premiere Transportion's limos and see The Lion King at Proctor's Theater on April 16th for free. Enter now to win >>

Winner: Cheri S

The Great Upstate Boat Show: Four Pack Ticket Giveaway!

Start summer a little early with a four-pack of tickets to the Great Upstate Boat Show on April 1st-3rd in Queensbury, NY.

Winner: Todd R, John S, Shelby R, Regina M, Denise P, Lynne D, Tessa V, James C, Robyn E, Sharon W, Katie S, Corrine T, Tony C, Danielle C, Jen R, Deb F, Stacy B, Don P, Sylvia S, Andrew H, Jim N, Jade K, Hugo G, Travis V, Bim R, Melanie H, WEndy H, Deanna R, Nancy H, Brad R, Adriene T, Shannon S, Helen M, Amy W, Tim B, Mercedes A.

LAX on Lark Restaurant & Lounge Gift Card Giveaway!

Enter this giveaway and you could win a $50 to LAX on Lark Restaurant & Lounge in Albany, NY just in time for the holidays!

Winner: Shannon D, James A, Katherine F & Bonnie R

21st Annual Beaujolais Nouveau Wine Celebration Giveaway

Who doesn't love food, dancing, music & wine? Here's your chance to win two tickets to The Alliance for Positive Health's Beaujolais Nouveau Wine Celebration on November 20th.

Winner: Nikki P & Christine O

Win a Bed and Breakfast Package to Turning Stone THIS Fall!

Here's your chance to win a Bed & Breakfast Package to Turning Stone Resort & Casino THIS Fall!

Winner: Pam L

Win Irish 2000 Music & Arts Festival Tickets!

Enter for your chance to win tickets to the 2015 Irish 2000 Festival on Friday September 18th!

Winner: Carol G, Terry M, Julie S & Julie D

LAX on Lark Restaurant & Lounge Gift Card Giveaway | Albany, NY

Enter this giveaway and you could win a $25 to LAX on Lark Restaurant & Lounge in Albany, NY. 10 winners will be selected.

Winner: William K, Tammy S, Deborach M-R, Stephanie C, Kristin H, Sara V-S, Deborach F, Matt F, Melanie W, Jen F.

Altamont Fair VIP Family 4-pack Giveaway

Win a VIP Family 4-pack to the Altamont Fair -- August 11th through August 16th. Enter NOW!

Winner: Deborah M-R.

See Kim Waters at the Empire State Plaza on July 8th With Backstage Passes!

Here's your chance to see Kim Waters with two backstage passes at the Empire State Plaza on July 8th!

Winner: James C & William A

Tri-City ValleyCats 4th of July Game Giveaway!

Throw on your ball caps and break out your baseball mits, Sports Fans! Here's your chance to win 4 tickets to a Tri-City ValleyCats game! Don't miss out on your chance to go out to the Ball Game with your friends and family!

Winner: Holly V

Win Backstage Passes to See Country Star Craig Wayne Boyd at the Empire State Plaza on June 17th!

Enter to win two backstage passes to see Craig Wayne Boyd in Concert at the Empire State Plaza on June 17th!

Winner: Margaret E & Michael J

Win Passes to the LakeGeorge.com Elvis Festival

Enter to win Gold Seats at the LakeGeorge.com Elvis Fest in Lake George, NY!

Winner: Aleah W, Gail I, Jenea S & Helen M.

The Great Upstate Boat Show: Four Pack Ticket Giveaway!

Start summer a little early with a four-pack of tickets to the Great Upstate Boat Show on March 27th-29th in Queensbury, NY.

Winner: Rachel A, Todd R, Denise P, Lindsey W, Gary S, Amy W, Michael V, Denise P, James C, Brent M, Lexi C, Jeff S, Dan M, Steven B, Isabella D, Debora B, Kristin H, Mary T, Sue P, Denise L, Jessie S, Jennifer L, Charles D, Guek L, Nancy H, aul W, Tina K, John T, Richard M, Darlene M, Alex C, David B, Michael N, Barbara M, Jarrett J, Lucie D.

Hard Cider Sampling for FREE at the Saratoga Springs City Center -- Thanks to Saratoga Beer Week

What's better than sampling hard cider? Sampling hard cider for FREE, of course! Enter now for your chance to win ($60+ value per winner).

Winner: Kasey G, Joscelyn C, Alexis C, Corinne C, Judy K, Gordon M, Scott R & Rachel A.

Valentine's Day Giveaway!

Enter to Win an Overnight Stay to the Hampton Inn & Suites & a $75 gift card to Capital American Eatery in Downtown Albany just in time for Valentine's Day!

Winner: Jonathan L from Schenectady NY

Win a $50 Gift Certificate to Tubby Tubes Outdoor Fun Park!

Grab your hot chocolate and enter this giveaway for a chance to win $50 to Tubby Tubes for a winter of snow tubing!

Winner: April H from Ballston Spa, NY

Ultimate Greens Giveaway Just in Time for the Holidays!

Enter to win two wreaths, a Christmas tree and a dozen apple cider donuts, for free and just in time for the holidays!

Winner: Diane I.

Win a FREE Iroquois Indian Museum Family Pass

Two lucky winners will win a FREE family Pass to the Iroquois Indian Museum.

Winner: William R. from Albany, NY & Katherine F. from Schenectady, NY

20th Annual Beaujolais Nouveau Wine Celebration Giveaway

Who doesn't love food, dancing, music & wine? Here's your chance to win two tickets to the AIDs Council's Beaujolais Nouveau Wine Celebration on November 21st.

Winner: Roseann C. & Nina L.

Free Private Paint and Sip Party ($460 value)

Grab a drink, an apron and take a seat! Enter for a chance to win a Private Party for 15 to Saratoga Paint & Sip Studio's Latham Location!

Winner: Sara V. S.

Field of Horrors Tickets GIveaway ($100 Value!)

Enter for a chance to win a Family 4-pack to Field of Horrors in Brunswick, NY!

Winner: Kevin C., Bobbi S, Lindsey B. & Laure T.

Win RUNDEAD Race Registrations!

2 winners will each receive 2 race registrations for the Special Olympics New York's rUNDEAD 5k on October 26th, 2014!

Winner: Sarah W from Cohoes and Maeve M from Albany

City Beer Hall Giveaway!

Enter this Albany.com contest for a chance to win a $100 Gift Card to The City Beer Hall in Albany, NY!

Winner: Carmella D from Albany

Albany Trolley Tour and a Fall Foliage Sightseeing Cruise with Dutch Apple Cruises

Dutch Apple Cruises is giving away two tickets to a Albany Trolley Tour and a Fall Foliage Sightseeing Cruise on September 20th or 27th. Click Below to Enter.

Winner: Jamie Engle, Kevin czmyr

Cher Tickets Giveaway ($200+ value!)

Win Two Tickets to go see Cher when she performs live at the Times Union Center on September 11th, 2014!

Winner: Jim N and Darren C

Win Irish 2k Festival Tickets! ($60 value)

Enter for your chance to win 3 tickets for 2014 Irish 2000 Festival on Friday Sept. 12, 2014

Scottish Games Giveaway!

Enter for your chance to win the first place prize of a Private performance from the Schenectady Pipe band OR the second place prize of 2 VIP Tickets to Capital District Scottish Games (August 30/31st, Altamont Fairgrounds) AND 1 Private Performance from a 2-piper & single drummer ensemble!!!

Winner: kate , cara, kevin

Win 2 Funplex FunCards ($85 value!)

Enter our contest for your chance to win 2 Fun Cards ($42.50 value each)to the Funplex Funpark in East Greenbush!

Saratoga Paint and Sip $150 Gift Card

Grab a drink, an apron and take a seat! Enter now for your chance to win a $150 gift card to Saratoga Paint and Sip Studio!

Winner: Rachel M. Watervliet

Rollarama Giveaway

Win Four admissions and skate rental passes to Rollarama Skating Center

Win a $50 Gift Certificate to Tubby Tubes Outdoor Fun Park (Two Winners!)

Grab your bathing suit and enter this giveaway for a chance to win a $50 to Tubby Tubes for a summer of fun (two winners will be chosen)!

Win the Ultimate Wine Trail Experience ($1000+ Value!)

The Upper Hudson Valley Wine Trail is giving one lucky winner 2 Wine Trail Passports, an Overnight Stay at the Hilton Hotel at the Saratoga City Center, and dinner for Two at the Thirsty Owl Bistro!

Winner: Phyllis C

Tri-City ValleyCats 4th of July Game-Package Giveaway! ($150+ value)

Throw on your ball caps and break out your baseball mits, Sports Fans! Here's your chance to win 4 tickets to a Tri-City ValleyCats game! Don't miss out on your chance to go out to the Ball Game with your friends and family!

Winner: Erik K

Win Four tickets to the 2014 Hidden City House & Garden Tour on Thursday, June 26

Enter to win Four tickets for the Hidden City House & Garden Tour in Albany, NY on Thursday, June 26!

Winner: Bill Kowalski, Brent Mcgrady, Kartina Bagri

Two Backstage Passes to George Thorogood in Concert on June 25th

Here's your chance to see George Thorogood with two Backstage Passes from the Empire State Plaza! Click to enter.

Winner: Jordan L.

Win Two Premium Tickets to see Justin Timberlake this Summer from Downtown Albany

Here is your chance to win tickets to Justin Timberlake's 20/20 Experience World Tour from Downtown Albany! Win 2 FREE premium tickets to see Justin Timberlake perform LIVE at Times Union Center on July 16th ($200+ value).

Winner: Allison T.

Win Backstage passes to see Kellie Pickler at the Empire State Plaza

Enter to win two backstage passes to see Kellie Pickler in Concert at the Empire State Plaza on June 11th!

Winner: Angela C.

Win Passes to the LakeGeorge.com Elvis Festival

Enter to win Gold Seats at the LakeGeorge.com Elvis Fest in Lake George, NY!

Winner: Gold Ticket Winners: John F. of Gloversville, Terri C. of Queensbury, Robert S. of Norwalk, CT , Aleah W. of Saratoga Springs. Silver Ticket Winners: Jason S. of Glenville, Mattew D. of Averill Park, Linda H. of Rensselaer

Win a FREE Iroquois Indian Museum Family Membership

9 lucky winners will win a FREE family membership to the Iroquois Indian Museum ($35 value). The membership includes admission for the family and many more discounts.

Winner: Aleah W from Saratoga Springs, Steve K from Schenectady, Dawn L from Cadyville, Sara D from Guilderland, Darren C from Duanesbury, Janis W from Glens Falls, Charlotte Z from Old Forge, David C from Hudson Falls and Mary C from Scotia.

Move Music Festival Ticket Giveaway!

Want to see over 100 LIVE music acts in one jam-packed weekend FOR FREE? Enter this giveaway for your chance to win two tickets (wristbands) to the Festival!

Winner: Bonnie R, Nancy H, Jason S, Mike U, William K & James C

Rod Stewart & Santana Show Ticket Giveaway!

Want to see Rod Stewart and Santana LIVE on May 23rd at the Times Union Center for FREE? Enter this giveaway for your chance to win two tickets to the show!

Winner: Jeanne O and Deborah S

Craft New York Beer Fest Ticket Giveaway!

Enter here for your chance to win 4 free tickets to the Craft New York Beer Fest on March 22nd in Albany (a $160 Value).

Winner: Nathan E.

The Great Upstate Boat Show: 4 Pack of Tickets Giveaway!

Enter this giveaway for a chance to win a four-pack of tickets to The Great Upstate Boat Show on March 28-30 and April 4-6 in Queensbury, NY.

Winner: Paul W, Elise O, Robert B, Robin B, Jan G, Kelly S, Ashley T, Steven K, Janet G, THomas T, Lisa H, Pat G, Patricia J, Alex C, Sherry L, Amy W, Andrew Z, Paul W, Janet M, Diane S, Nadine A, Bill S, Rachelle P, Laura H, Christine T, Christina A, Melissa C, Michelle W, Marc M, David F, Darlene M, Patricia J, Greg L, James C, Michael H, Tanya F.

Win a FREE overnight stay at the Hampton Inn & Suites Albany Downtown!

Enter to Win an Overnight Stay to the Hampton Inn & Suites in Downtown Albany, NY!

Winner: Linda H. from Rensselaer, NY

Saratoga Paint & Sip Night Out for Four (Saratoga & Latham Locations)!

Enter this giveaway to win painting for Four at Saratoga Paint & Sip (locations in Latham and Saratoga Springs)!

Win a $50 gift card to the fine dining Italian Restaurant, Grappa 72 Ristorante!

Enjoy some fine dining this winter with a $50 gift card to Grappa 72!

Win $50 towards Calbulbs.com

Keep your winter beautiful with a flowers purchase from Calbulbs.com! Click here to like their page to enter!

Win a $50 gift card to the fine dining Italian Restaurant, Grappa 72 Ristorante!

Enjoy some fine dining this holiday season with a $50 gift card to Grappa 72!

Win $150 to Feigenbaum Cleaners

Enter for a chance to win $150 in dry cleaning with Feigenbaum Cleaners and get all those sweaters and jackets cleaned just in time for Winter!

Win an Apple iPad Courtesy of The Lofts at Harmony Mills!

Enter here for your chance to win an Apple iPad mini courtesy of The Lofts at Harmony Mills, luxury apartments in the heart of the Capital Region!

Win a Calla Lily Bouquet from CalCallas.com ($49 Value)

Enter now to win a FREE fresh cut Calla Lily bouquet from CalCallas.com shipped right to your door!

2013 Capital Region Craft Brewers Festival Ticket Giveaway

Enter here for a chance to win 2 FREE tickets to this year's Capital Region Craft Brewers Festival!

Winner: James C.

Win a FREE 4 Pack of Tickets to a Tri-City ValleyCats Game

Enter here for your chance to win a FREE 4-pack of tickets to a home game for the Tri-City ValleyCats!

Winner: Angela B.

Win a FREE Pair of Tickets to 2013 Parrothead Festival

Enter here for your chance to win a FREE pair of tickets the 2013 Parrothead Festival!

Win a Free Pair of Tickets to Saratoga Brewfest

Win 2 free tickets to Saratoga Brewfest and enjoy a fun filled day of trying craft beers and having an amazing time. ($90 value)

Winner: Jason F. and Kristina G.

Win a FREE Iroquois Indian Museum Family Membership

10 lucky winners will win a FREE family membership to the Iroquois Indian Museum ($35 value). The membership includes admission for the family and many more discounts.

Winner: Lucy P., Theresa G., Steve S., Patty K., Dan M., Sara H., Linda H., Dianne L., Cindy S., Mark S.

Win A FREE Good Life Package from Downtown Albany

Here is your chance to win Downtown Albany's Good Life package! Win 2 FREE tickets to see Andrea Bocelli perform at Times Union Center, an overnight stay at 74 State Hotel and much more (Value: over $1000)

Win A FREE Family Pack Of Tickets To Hero Rush

Win a family pack of tickets (2 Adult and 2 Children Rusher Race Entries) to the 20123 Hero Rush obstacle race. Be prepared to test yourself mentally and physically while having a great time through this 3 to 5 mile course.

Winner: Matthew F.

Win a FREE $50 Gift Card to Grappa 72

Experience traditional Italian food at it's finest! Grappa 72 is one of Albany's best Italian restaurants, and this is your chance to win $50 gift card!

Winner: Jessica J.

Win $50 Gift Card to Pasta Factory!

It's all about the pasta! Enter now for your chance to win a $50 gift card to the Pasta Factory in Latham!

Winner: Ted D.,

Win a FREE $250 Gift Card to Crossgates Mall

Enter now for your chance to win a free $250 AMEX gift card to the Crossgates Mall.

Winner: Kevin W.

Ultimate Fleetwood Mac Fan Giveaway

Great Upstate Boat Show 4 Pack Ticket Contest

Pasta Factory $25 Gift Card Giveaway

Win $100 Amex Gift Card to Crossgates Mall

Win Tubing and Lift Tix to Hunter Mtn.

Win 4 Lift Tickets to Maple Ski Ridge

Albany Bid $250 Gift Card Giveaway

Crossgates Mall $100 Amex Giveaway

Win $50 Gift Card to Italian Restaurant, Grappa 72

Catamount Adventure Park Free Pass Giveaway

Riverfront Rocktoberfest Ticket Giveaway

Tri-City ValleyCats Ticket Giveaway

Capital Region Craft Brewers Fest Ticket Giveaway

American Idol Live! Ticket Giveaway

KO At The TU: Free Ticket Giveaway

Adirondack Tire Giveaway: Free Set Of Tires!

Win FREE Movie Tickets To Crossgates Mall!

Joshua Bell Concert Ticket Giveaway

What's Your Number? CDTA 6 Month Pass Giveaway!

17th Annual Beaujolais Nouveau Wine Celebration

Taste of Albany Restaurant Giveaway - Round 2!

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