Capital Region Fall Festivals & Events

Fall Fun is right here in Albany - there is so much to do in the Capital Region during autumn. From festivals to arts and crafts shows and more, there's something for everyone.

Rocktober Fest

Troy on Tap: September 17, 2016

Troy on Tap is back at a new location on the Athletic Field at the Sage Colleges. Come out to sample over 100 releases from some of America's best craft breweries while enjoying live music, delicious food, and great vendors.

Clifton park Farm Fest

Clifton Park Farm Fest: September 17, 2016

It's a weekend of fun for the whole family! Enjoy farm tours, apple picking, hayrides, demos, animals, horse rides, country food, festive music, and more.

Apple & Wine Fest

Capital Region Apple Festival & Wine Festival: September 17 & 18, 2016

Don't miss the largest Apple Festival in the Capital Region at the Altamont Fair Grounds! For two days enjoy crafters, NYS wineries, specialty food vendors, kids activities, and more.

Hot air balloons

Adirondack Balloon Festival: September 22 - 25, 2016

This event offers a truly spectacular sight. Just a short trip away from Albany, Glens Falls hosts the annual festival with more than 30 hot air balloons, tethered rides, and two days of events.


LarkFEST 2016: September 24, 2016

New York's largest one day street festival. With two stages of live music and over 80,000 people in attendance, LarkFEST is a must during the fall in the Capital Region.

Goold apple fest

11th Annual Upper Union Street Harvest Fest & Art Show: October 1, 2016

Upper Union Street in Schenectady welcomes fall with this free event. Check out great food, live jazz music, kids activities, and more.

Goold apple fest

Goold Orchard Apple Festival & Craft Show: October 9

Come check out activities for all ages, live entertainment, fresh food, and pick-your-own apples and pumpkins.

Troy Chowderfest

Troy Chowderfest: October 9, 2016

Cast your vote for the best local chowder. For just $1 a sample you can taste test them all. Then you decide who the winner is!

veterans march

Veterans Day Events: November 11, 2016

Every year, the United States honors its military heroes on Veterans Day. See local events and commemorations to pay your respects to American military members.

turkey trot

100th Annual Turkey Trot: November 24, 2016

Register to run in the annual Troy Turkey Trot, or wake up early Thanksgiving morning to cheer from the sidelines. Either way you will be supporting a great cause.


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