See the New York State Tree Lighting Ceremony, skate in Empire State Plaza, ride a horse-drawn carriage through Capital Holiday Lights in the Park, holiday shop at one of our artisan markets, or get on-board the Polar Express to meet Santa! Revel in Albany’s holiday events and catch the spirit of the season!
Albany is a shopper’s paradise. Whether you prefer big name retailers or the quaint charm of a locally owned independent, Albany has the shopping experience you’re looking for. Here’s our favorite places to shop this holiday season!