One year ago this week, an all-timer was pulled on the City of Albany and former Governor Andrew Cuomo when someone changed the message on The Corning Tower, the tallest of the buildings at the Empire State Plaza in downtown Albany.
The tower has displayed many messages over the years, but nothing quite like what people saw on that Friday evening in 2021.
The message, "NY TOUGH" had prev
Events are finally back at the Empire State Plaza and they are looking for vendors to fill the plaza during the concerts and food festivals. If you have a craft booth, food booth, or clothing booth, The New York State Office of General Services (OGS) wants you to fill out an application to be part of their events at the plaza.
As 2020 comes to an end, there is good news coming from the Empire State Plaza. They will be offering their Fitness at the Plaza exercise program in the new year. There will be protocols in place and a variety of free classes available. Here are the details.
As we get closer to the holidays and winter events in the Capital Region, the coronavirus pandemic continues to put a halt to our fun. This time the Empire State Plaza in Albany has announced that it will be canceling some of its most popular events.
The City of Albany has officially announced the postponement of the annual Price Chopper/Market 32 fireworks due the COVID-19 pandemic. The popular Albany fireworks have been a long-standing tradition at the Empire State Plaza for over four decades. It's an annual occurrence that attracts as many as 20,000 people to the plaza as well as thousands more who view the show from outside of Albany.