Check out an array of different activities to do in the Capital Region this weekend. Attend the Tulip Festival, cheer for the home team at the Tri-City ValleyCats game, make a special floral bouquet for mom, and more.
Don’t miss out on Albany’s signature spring event happening this weekend. Nearly 100 local artisans, delicious food, live entertainment, and of course, an abundance of tulips will take over Washington Park this Saturday and Sunday. This is an event you can’t miss!
Through May 14
Make Mom a handmade bouquet of flowers for Mother’s Day this year at the Blooms For Mom event in Stuyvesant Plaza. Choose from a large variety of colorful flowers and foliage to make something extra special for the moms in your life. After your bouquet is complete, take an Instagram-worthy photo in front of their stunning flower-filled arch.
Tri-City ValleyCats vs. Trois-Rivieres Aigles – With Fireworks
Take yourself out to the ball game! Support your local Tri-City ValleyCats for their home opener this weekend as they take on the Trois-Rivieres Aigles. As a special opening day celebration, fireworks will follow the game on Friday.
Head to Arlene’s for their annual Spring Makers Market this Friday and Saturday. Shop from over 20 local makers, enjoy yummy food and drinks, listen to live music by Mayheaven and DJ Brent Michael, and more.
Schenectady County’s Pedal-Paddle-Run
Cheer on those taking on the challenge of Schenectady County’s Pedal-Paddle-Run triathlon this weekend. Participants will complete a 7-mile bike loop, a 2-mile paddle, and a 5K run throughout Schenectady.
Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month at the AAPI Cultural Festival. Enjoy cultural performances, activities, mouthwatering food, free giveaways, and more. This family-friendly event is free and open to the public and is the perfect fun yet educational experience.
16th Annual Rip Van Winkle Wine, Brew & Beverage Festival
Join the Fortnightly Club of Catskill as they host their 16th Annual Rip Van Winkle Wine, Brew, and Beverage Festival this weekend. Attendees will enjoy craft beers, local wine, distilled beverages, shopping, live music, and delicious foods.
Head to Nine Pin Ciderworks for a special Mother’s Day celebration where all moms will receive a complimentary mimosa. There will also be brunch available with options like hand pies, pastries, donuts, cheesecake, and cider mimosa flights.
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