Find the Perfect Gift For Everyone on Your List

Unique people deserve unique gifts. Albany and the Capital Region are in no way lacking those special shops to find just the right thing for that one friend that is always the hardest to buy for, or for your father who never asks for anything, or for your siblings who always ask for too much. Take a look at our ideas below!

Still want more ideas? Head over to our Top Holiday Gifts for the perfect present ideas in the Capital Region!

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For Him

Food & Drink Gift Card

steak and eggs

Every guy loves to go out to eat and drink! Why not give a gift card to a local Albany restaurant like the always popular City Beer Hall or Albany Pump Station? No matter which restaurant or bar you choose, he'll appreciate the gift of a relaxing night out.

Brewery Fun

beer bottle with glass and top

Does your guy love a nice, cold beer? Give him a gift card or take a brewery tour together at one of the many breweries throughout the Capital Region! Check out The Hollow Bar + Kitchen or Rare Form Brewing Company.

For Her

A Spa Day

close up of manicured nails on a white towel

What girl doesn't love some old fashioned TLC? Send the lady in your life to Jean Paul Spa or Rumors Day Spa and Hair Salon for a day filled with pampering!


close up of beaded necklaces

We know she'll appreciate some jewelry! Check out the amazing pieces available at Frank Adams Jewelers, or browse the other jewelry retailers in the area to find something special.

For Kids & Teens

Roller Skating

rollerskating rink lit up by black lights

Consider a gift card or a group outing to a local roller skating rink like Rollarama! Roller skating and rollerblading is fun for all ages, and Rollarama also has an arcade with some of the hottest games around.


four teen girls in front of a graffitied wall, all looking at phones

For the phone addicted teens, consider picking up a new phone case, or a case for their iPads at the Apple Store or Best Buy in Crossgates. Overwhelmed by choices and not sure what they'll like, or what will fit their device? Ask the employees for help, or of course you can always opt for a gift card.

For Anyone

Arcade & Entertainment

a couple playing an arcade game and laughing

Everyone can appreciate an adult playground like Via Entertainment or Dave & Busters. Arcade games, great food, and more! A competitive group of guys will have a field day, ladies can make it a girls night, you can double date, or of course, take the kids!

A Ski Trip

the back of a man cross country skiing, surrounded by snow covered trees

Whether for cross-country skiing, downill skiing, snowboarding, or tubing, a gift card to a local ski mountain like Maple Ski Ridge could be a perfect gift this holiday season!

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