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Things To Do In Albany NY: Attractions, Shopping & Nightlife

Looking for fun things to do in Albany's Capital Region? Check out a Broadway musical at Proctors; catch a concert at the TU Center; experience Lark Street; explore the area's museums; browse the region's many stores and shopping malls. There's always something to do in Albany!

Immerse yourself in the region's thriving arts & culture scene with its many museums, historic sites, and performing arts venues.
From extreme adventures and golf to skiing and more, you'll find outdoor fun in and around Albany all year long.
Browse some of the area's top attractions, including amusement parks, extreme adventure hotspots, and those that cater to kids.
From larger malls and shopping centers to smaller boutiques, there's a great assortment of places to shop in and around Albany.
Try a craft beer or wine tasting, find live music tonight, or check out a local farmers market for some fresh produce.
Relax with a massage or get a new look at a local salon. Browse our spas & wellness section for more information!
Whether it's too hot or cold outside, or you just need a break from the great outdoors, see what activities can be enjoyed inside.
There's so much to do right here in the Capital Region, but just a short drive can bring you to lots of other great attractions and hotspots.
See eight historical attractions in the Albany area that you can visit!
Looking for different things to do in Albany? Find eight things to do that are off the beaten path.
Want to go out in the Albany area while sticking to a budget? No worries! Check out these six great date night ideas for $25 and under.
Check out 10 fun and free things to do in Albany! Having fun doesn't have to mean breaking the bank.
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See where you can find the best live music in the Albany and Troy areas!
In Albany for business? See the seven attractions you just can't miss while you're in town.
See the schedule and all the details you need on Tri-City ValleyCats baseball games!
Bike around Albany, Schenectady, Troy, and Saratoga with the CDTA's bike sharing program.
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