Need something fun to do in Albany this weekend? We have you covered on what’s happening in the Capital Region! Check out our top picks for events in the area:
Fairs, Festivals & Parties
All Weekend Long
- Don’t miss the annual Altamont Fair! There will be live music, concessions, vendors and exciting fair rides all weekend long. Check out the daily highlights and get your tickets today.
- Summer Fun! at the Polish Community Center will take place from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM. There will be a petting zoo, face painting, crafters and more!
- The 5th Annual Raise the Roof Gala for Little Brook Farm will be held at The Hill in Old Chatham on Saturday evening. Tickets are $125 and all proceeds go towards the oldest equine rescue facility’s educational program and the care of 70 rescued horses.
- The International Celtic Festival will be held at Hunter Mountain. There will be authentic Irish vendors, traditional foods and plenty of beverages. Don’t miss it!
- Enjoy the warm summer air at The Joe and catch the Tri-City ValleyCats face off against the Auburn Doubledays. The concourse will transform into a home show for Home Improvement Night and will also feature an early Oktoberfest.
- Start your morning right with free yoga in Washington Park at 10:00 AM.
- A favorite with families, take the Guided Walk – Beaver Tree Trail at Five Rivers in Delmar. Keep an eye out for a beaver sighting!
Food & Wine
- Is there a better combination than painting, sipping and eating? Join Canvas, Corks & Forks in Schenectady for their Hot Air Balloon Sunset class. As always, the mac n’ cheese bar is included and an additional menu is available for purchase!
- Check out A Delicious Presentation: The Dutch Influence on the American Kitchen on Sunday afternoon in Austerlitz. Not only will you learn about the style of cooking, but light refreshment and small treats will be served following the presentation!
- Join The Linda, Upswift and Film Albany as they present Fourth Man Out, an indie comedy that was filmed in and around Albany last summer. You won’t want to miss it!
- Animal with several special guests will be at Upstate Concert Hall in Clifton Park on Friday evening.
- Don’t miss your chance to see Sirsy in this beautiful outdoor setting at Freedom Park in Scotia.
- One of the best jazz performers in the Capital District, Brian Patneaude, will be at Freedom Park on Sunday evening!
Check out the full list of events happening this weekend in Albany!