St Patrick’s Day and Easter Preview Events!


The Blue-Sky Boys
When: Today until Sun, Apr 3, 7:30 PM
Where: Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany
Cost: ticket cost varies
How did Buck Rogers, Galileo and the Red Baron help NASA land a man on the moon?

Acoustic Happy Hour at The Capital
When: Fri, Mar 18, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Where: The Capital: American Eatery, 55 N Pearl St, Albany
Every Friday Night from 6-9. Come on down and enjoy live acoustic performances from our local Albany talent.

A Taste of Grand Street
When: Fri, Mar 18, 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Where: V & R Italian Restaurant, 136 Madison Avenue, Albany
Cost: $25
A Taste of Grand Street Featuring delicious hors d’oeuvres, a live jazz band, and a short guided tour of St. Anthony’s. Benefitting Grand Street Community Arts restoration of old St. Anthony’s church.

Todd Barry at The Comedy Works
When: Fri, Mar 18, 7:30 PM
Where: The Comedy Works, 500 Northern Blvd, Albany
New York City-based comedian and actor Todd Barry is widely recognized for his role as the bongo-playing “Third Conchord” on HBO’s Flight of the Conchords.

Deer Tick: Acoustic
When: Fri, Mar 18, 8:00 PM
Where: The Egg Performing Arts Center, Albany
Cost: $31.25
Bridging boozy punk, AM gold, bar band blues, country soul, and whatever else catches their fancy into their own profoundly American rock ‘n’ roll.

Pete Seeger Memorial Concert
When: Sun, Mar 20, 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Where: The Linda – WAMC’s Performing Arts Center, 339 Central Ave, Albany
Hosted by WAMCs Wanda Fischer with an array of musicians, all performing music from Pete Seeger’s extensive songbook.
Family Friendly Events
Federation Tournament of Champions
When: Fri, Mar 18, 2016 until Sun, Mar 20, 9:00 AM
Where: Times Union Center, 51 South Pearl Street, Albany
The Albany area, and the Times Union Center, are excited to welcome Federation Basketball Tournament players, families, friends, and fans to a weekend of exciting sports!

Capital District Garden & Flower Show
When: Fri, Mar 18, 2016 until Sun, Mar 20, 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Where: Hudson Valley Community College, Troy
Cost: $12 at the door
Full scale gardens – over 100 floral exhibits – hourly lectures & demonstrations – outdoor living & garden themed retail exhibits – wine tastings. Partial proceeds benefit Wildwood Programs.

Albany Train Show
When: Sat, Mar 19, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Where: Polish Community Center, 225 Washtington Ave. Extension, Albany
Cost: Adults $5.00, Kids 12 and under FREE
Albany Train Show. Trains, Trains, Trains. Model train show for the whole family. Whether you are a longtime model railroader or new to the hobby, there’s something for everyone.

American Girl Fashion Show 2016
When: Sat, Mar 19, 10:00 AM
Where: Proctor’s Theatre, 432 State Street, Schenectady
Cost: $37.50
The Junior League of Albany is proud to present, for the 20th year, the American Girl Fashion Show! Tickets for the show are now on sale!

Easter Egg Hunt at Colonie Center
When: Sat, Mar 19, 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Where: Colonie Center, 131 Colonie Center, Albany
Get ready for the hippest, “hop”iest event of the Easter season – the B95 Easter Egg Hunt at Colonie Center!

Children’s Star Sighting Show
When: Sat, Mar 19, 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Where: Henry Hudson Planetarium, 25 Quackenbush Square, Albany
Cost: $3.00 all seats
Interactive program exploring the stars, planets, comets and constellations in the night sky. Geared to children ages 3-7 and their families.

Understanding What It Takes To Become A Successful Beekeeper
When: Sat, Mar 19, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Where: Peebles Island State Park, 1 Delaware Avenue, Waterford
Come and join this workshop as Master Beekeeper, Rodney Dow, guides you through the thought process needed to clearly understand what it takes to become a successful, sustainable beekeeper.

Easter Eggscapade 5K & 10K
When: Sun, Mar 20, 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Where: Albany Corning Preserve Boat Launch
Cost: Price Range: $20 – $35
Plan Ahead Events is pleased to present the Easter Eggscapade 5K & 10K benefiting Easter Seals New York. The race will be held on Sunday, March 20th, 2016 at the Albany Corning Preserve.

St Patrick’s Day
50 Cent Cones at Stewart’s
When: Thu, Mar 17, 2016
Where: All Stewart’s Shops Locations
No luck required for this special deal. Just wear something green to Stewart’s Shops on St. Patrick’s Day to enjoy a single scoop ice cream cone for 50¢!

Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner Fundraiser
When: Thu, Mar 17, 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Where: Shaker Rd Loudonville Fire Department, 550 Albany Shaker Rd, Loudonville
Cost: $10/$8/$6
Shaker Rd Loudonville Fire Department is hosting a Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner Fundraiser.

St. Patrick’s Day Dinner at The Restaurant at the Pointe
When: Thu, Mar 17, 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Where: The Restaurant at The Pointe, 1 Bell Tower Drive, Watervliet
Cost: $21.95 per person, prix fix menu
Please join us at The Restaurant at the Pointe on Thursday, March 17 to celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day with a delicious meal prepared by executive chef, Steven Campbell.

St. Patrick’s Day Family Celebration at the Library
When: Thu, Mar 17, 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Where: Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library, 475 Moe Road, Clifton Park
All families are invited to attend the Library’s annual St. Patrick’s Day Celebration.

St. Patrick’s Day Party Featuring Get Up Jack!
When: Sat, Mar 19, 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Where: St. Thomas the Apostle School, 42 Adams Place, Delmar
Cost: $15
St. Patrick’s Day Party featuring the music of Get Up Jack. Sat., March 19th. Doors open 6pm. Food by Swifty’s available for purchase. Must be 21 & over. All proceeds benefit St. Thomas the Apostle School.

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