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Enjoy Art, Music & Food at the 38th Annual LarkFest in Albany

September 21, 2019

You won't want to miss out on Upstate New York’s largest one-day street festival. LarkFest is one of Albany's most anticipated events with 50,000 people expected to attend each year.

Visitors can look forward to live music and entertainment from top regional bands, fun activities for people of all ages, visual art, craft vendors, delicious food, and much more.

larkfest crowd of people

Please Note: The 2019 LarkFest schedule has not been released yet. In the meantime, you can still view last year's info below for an idea of what to expect!

2018 Schedule

Madison Avenue Stage

  • 11:15am: Ryan Leddick Trio
  • 12pm: Bendt
  • 12:50pm: Mirk
  • 2pm: Kimono Dragons
  • 3:10pm: JB & Victory Soul Orchestra
  • 4:20pm: The Age

Spring Street Stage

  • 11am: Becoming a Ghost
  • 11:40am: Onlyness
  • 12:25pm: Greens
  • 1:20pm: Apostrophe S
  • 2:40pm: Useless Cans
  • 3:45pm: Stellar Young

Food & Drink

Food trucks to be announced. Lark Street bars and restaurants will be open.

Arts & Craft Vendors

Handmade vendors will be selling jewelry, ceramics, soaps, artwork, photography, crafts, and much more.

Kids Activities

There will be face painting, sidewalk chalk, and more to be announced.

Watch a video from a previous year's LarkFest and see what you can expect at this year's festival.

Please be advised, no dogs or pets (except service animals) and no glass containers are allowed at city co-sponsored events.

For more information, contact the Lark Street Business Improvement District at 518.434.3861.

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