Need plans this weekend in Albany? We’ve rounded up our top picks for you to choose from. From painting pumpkins to Halloween parties, there’s something for everyone! Take a look:
Andrea Gibson at The Linda
Andrea Gibson is at the forefront of the spoken word movement. She was the first winner of the Women’s World Poetry Slam, has headlined prestigious performance venues and has been featured on the BBC, Air America, and C-Span. In 2010, Gibson’s poetry was read by a state representative in lieu of morning prayer at the Utah State Legislature. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to see her perform live on Friday night at The Linda!
Paint, Sip & Eat
Get in the Halloween spirit and head over to Canvas, Corks & Forks in Schenectady to paint a pumpkin on Saturday! As always, complimentary mac ‘n cheese is included in the class. Preregistration is encouraged!
Murder at Cherry Hill
Investigate the scene of the notorious murder that occurred at Cherry Hill in 1827. Learn more about the crime and the different perspectives of those who were there on that fateful evening on Saturday. Preregistration is required!
Halloween at the Mall
Swing over to Colonie Center on Saturday for a Halloween Bash you won’t want to miss. Located on the lower level of the mall, near L.L. Bean, there will be dancing, a costume contest, a reptile show and cookie decorating with Whole Foods!
Monster Mash & Bash
On Sunday, don’t miss the Monster Mash & Bash at the New York State Museum. There will be a Halloween parade, “boo”-gie dancing with DJ Mystery, unique games and spooky story telling. All proceeds support public programming at the Museum.
Ready for more fun? Take a look at the complete list of weekend happenings in Albany and the Capital Region!