From Father’s Day events to Juneteenth celebrations, the Capital Region is filled with fun activities to do this weekend! Check out the details for the top events below.
Top 5 Events This Weekend in Albany
Head to Troy to revive the spirit of Troy Flag Day this Friday. Enjoy live music, delicious food, and exciting activities featuring musical acts from Doc Horton & The Jay St. Band and DJ Rick this weekend. This year’s celebration will also honor community advocate Mr. Lee of Nite Owl News and serves as a pre-celebration for Juneteenth.
Join the Capital Region Juneteenth Coalition to celebrate Juneteenth 2023 at Albany’s most anticipated festival on South Pearl Street this weekend. Enjoy exciting festivities commemorating the end of legalized slavery in the United States.
Spend a beautiful day outside at the Good Karma 5K. Whether you’re participating with a group, solo, or joining virtually, you’ll be supporting a great cause. All proceeds from the event will go towards AIM for Seva’s efforts to provide education to children in rural India and the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern NY. Enjoy a yoga warmup before the race, and stay afterward for Bollywood music and Indian snacks.
Don’t miss the 18th Annual Soroptimist Garden Tour happening this Saturday. From 10 am to 3 pm, indulge in a self-guided tour of breathtaking residential gardens across Schenectady County. Plus, three stunning organizations’ gardens will be on the tour this year. Take advantage of this chance to revel in gorgeous greenery while supporting a good cause.
Celebrate your dad at Dad Fest, the City of Albany’s ultimate celebration of amazing fathers everywhere! With live music, delicious food, a classic car show, and various vendors to explore, there’s something for everyone. Bring the family and soak up the early summer sunshine in one of the Capital Region’s most beautiful parks. Everyone is welcome to enjoy this fun-filled event – you don’t have to be a dad to join in on the fun.
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