Have you been making the most of the recent winter weather in the Capital Region? From skiing to snowshoeing, there are tons of winter activities to try all around the area. If you’re looking for fun events going on this weekend, then check out our latest weekend roundup below!
Attend Fantastic Shows & See Live Entertainment
Monster Jam at the Times Union Center – Saturday, January 12 & Sunday, January 13
Don’t miss all the action as Monster Jam returns to the Times Union Center in Albany this weekend! This larger-than-life motorsport will feature high octane competition, monster trucks, and world-class drivers.
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Enjoy an unforgettable “wild” experience with Jungle Jack Hanna at Into the Wild Live! at Proctors. Recognized as America’s favorite zookeeper, Jack Hanna will share fascinating stories and footage from his worldwide adventures on Friday from 7:30pm – 9:30pm.
Planning your wedding this year? Get inspired at the 2019 New York Bridal & Wedding Expo at the Albany Capital Center. The event will feature a variety of wedding professionals who can help you find the perfect gown, reception venue, photographer, music, and more.
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Bring the family to downtown Albany and go ice skating at the Empire “Skate” Plaza this winter. This outdoor ice skating rink is free and open to the public, and rentals are available for a small fee (free rentals on Saturdays).
The Music Studio Open House – Music For The Young – Friday, January 11 & Sunday, January 13
Introduce your kids to music by attending The Music Studio’s Open House this Friday and Sunday. The focus will be on Music For The Young, and children and their parents can participate in activities involving singing, rhythm, movement, ear training, keyboard, and other instruments.
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Join Riverside Maple Farms in Glenville as they pour warm syrup over shaved ice, which will cause it to transform into a delicious taffy for visitors to try. This event is free and will take place from 12:00pm-3:00pm.