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133 Events Found
Shannon Taggart, Table-tipping workshop with mediums Reverend Jane and Chris Howarth. Erie, Pennsylvania, 2014. © Shannon Taggart. Courtesy of the Artist.
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Séance: Photographs by Shannon Taggart Comes to Opalka Gallery
Opalka Gallery and The Women's Institute at Russell Sage College together present Séance: Photographs by Shannon Taggart. The exhibition will be on view October 31 through December 9, 2023.
Opalka Gallery, 140 New Scotland Ave Albany, NY 12208
Million Dollar Quartet Christmas
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Million Dollar Quartet Christmas
Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Elvis Presley come together again to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year.
Capital Repertory Theatre, 251 North Pearl Street Albany, NY 12207
brightly lit holiday trees
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2023 Saratoga Festival of Trees
Catholic Charities of Saratoga, Warren and Washington Counties invites the local community to unwrap the magic of the holiday season at their 28th annual fundraiser - The Festival of Trees!
Saratoga Springs City Center, 522 Broadway Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
a bunch of pointsettas
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The 67th Annual Holiday Greens Show
The 67th Annual Holiday Greens Show is celebrating the 200th anniversary of the poem, "A Visit from St. Nicholas," first published in the Troy Sentinel, December 23rd, 1823.
Hart Cluett Museum, 57 2nd St Troy, NY 12180
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A Christmas Carol
Prepare to be transported to the eerie and enchanting world of Charles Dickens' timeless classic, A Christmas Carol, as Troy Foundry Theatre proudly presents this spine-tingling one-man production.
Troy Foundry Theatre, 19 3rd St, Franklin Alley Entrance Troy, NY 12180
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To Love A Child announces Annual December Angel Match $10,000 Challenge
To Love A Child, Inc., a local 501(c)3 nonprofit organization announces its Annual Angel Match $10,000 Challenge. This event kicks off December 1st and will extend thru the month of...
virtual, virtual Clifton Park, NY 12065
people skating in front of the capitol building
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Empire ''Skate'' Plaza
The tremendously popular Empire State Plaza Ice Rink in Albany will be open to the public throughout the 2023-2024 winter season.
Empire State Plaza Ice Rink, Empire State Plaza Albany, NY 12210
festival of trees
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2023 Schenectady Festival of Trees
Celebrate the season as we fill our galleries with lighted fir trees! Decorated from classic to kooky Christmas styles, the Festival of Trees glows with the enchantment of the holidays.
Schenectady County Historical Society, 32 Washington Avenue Schenectady, NY 12305
Hot Mess 2, by Kathy Greenwood, photo courtesy Beth Mickalonis.
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"Extra/Ordinary," curated by Opalka Gallery, EXHIBITION
Artists: Cyndy Barbone, John DeSousa, Kathy Greenwood, Lori Lawrence, Joy Muller-McCoola, Mark Olshansky, Jess Stapf, Barbara Todd
Pine Hills Branch, Albany Public Library, 517 Western Ave Albany, NY 12203
Nutcracker poster
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Northeast Ballet's Annual the Nutcracker
Northeast Ballet's annual production of Nutcracker brings you international guest artists and the best of the best that regional talent can offer.
Proctors Theatre, 432 State Street Schenectady, NY 12305
Turkey sitting in theater
Holiday Turkey Raffle!
Cynthia Garris Ministries is hosting a Holiday Turkey Raffle! We are raffling off 10 turkeys/Sunday every week, starting Nov 5-Dec 24, 2023.
Regal Cinemas @ Crossgates Mall, 120 B Washinton Ave Ext Albany, NY 12203
Holiday Market promo
River Street Holiday Market
Eat, drink, and shop local this Holiday Season at River Street Market, Fridays starting December 1st - December 22nd.
River Street Market, 433 River Street Troy, NY 12180
Holiday Stroll at Stuyvesant Plaza
Cue the Mariah Carey and light those pine-scented candles because the most wonderful event of the year is here: Stuyvesant Plaza's Annual Holiday Stroll.
Stuyvesant Plaza, 1475 Western Ave Albany, NY 12203
Omelet guys
All You Can Eat Breakfast Buffet and Omelet Station
All you can eat breakfast buffet and omelet station.
Waterford Knights of Columbus Hall, 76 Grace Street Waterford, NY 12188
Jingle Bell Run/Walk logo
2023 Jingle Bell Run
Help keep the tradition going strong by jingling with your family and friends at the Arthritis Foundation's 2023 Jingle Bell Run.
Skidmore College, 815 N Broadway Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
train exhibits
Great Train Extravaganza 2023
The Great Train Extravaganza is eastern New York's largest model railroad and toy train hobby show. It's held every year at the Empire State Convention Center on the first Sunday...
New York State Convention Center, Empire State Plaza Albany, NY 12242
green and red gradient, text reads holiday makers market
Holiday Makers Market
Come do your holiday shopping with local vendors while enjoying a crisp cider.
Nine Pin Ciderworks LLC, 929 Broadway Albany, NY 12207
group of men dressed in Victorian period attire
2023 Troy Victorian Stroll Presented By the Rensselaer County Regional Chamber of Commerce
Celebrate the holidays at the 41st Annual Troy Victorian Stroll, which will take place on Sunday, December 3, 2023 in downtown Troy.
Downtown Troy, Troy, NY 12180
lit holiday tree in city
New York State's Holiday Tree Lighting
Celebrate the season at the beautiful Empire State Plaza with FREE activities including the official ceremony and tree lighting.
Empire State Plaza Albany, NY 12210