Capital District Region of New York’s best resources for events and entertainment news for communities from Albany to Lake George including Troy, Schenectady and Saratoga Springs. Check out the latest event news and event calendar. You can also add your own event news or calendar entry. So many sources for entertainment including a lively Downtown Albany with events and live music in the countless restaurants and bars. Tons of concert venues where bands from around the world come to entertain the residents and guests of Albany.
Check out all the exciting events in the Albany area with the GoToGuide Events Calendar!
Albany is the capital of the U.S. state of New York and the seat of Albany County. Roughly 150 miles (240 km) north of New York City, Albany developed on the west bank of the Hudson River, about 10 miles (16 km) south of its confluence with the Mohawk River. The population of the City of Albany was 97,856 according to the 2010 census. Albany constitutes the economic and cultural core of the Capital District of New York State, which comprises the Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area, including the nearby cities and suburbs of Troy, Schenectady, and Saratoga Springs. With a Census-estimated population of 1,170,483 in 2013, the Capital District is the third-most populous metropolitan region in the state and 38th in the United States.