Things To Do in Albany, NY This Weekend (May 21 – 23)

With work and school weeks done, it’s time to enjoy yourself, with great music, an artistic tour, and the great outdoors.

So, if you are looking for things to do in Albany New York this weekend, these are the things you shouldn’t miss out on:

The Music Studio Open House

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Come to The Music Studio with your children (ages 3-8) for a chance to experience the unique energy of The Music Studio’s Foundation Program.

This hour-long event promises to be both enlightening and entertaining, with musical activities and classroom demonstrations that showcase the studio’s curriculum. 

During this open house, find out why The Music Studio been the Capital Region’s music school of choice for 40 years. Plus, why so many former students, and professional musicians, decide to send their children to the studio.

The open house gives parents the opportunity to get the answers to these important questions and many more, as well as meeting the teachers.

Make your reservations through the contact form, by email (to admin@themusicstudio.com), or by calling (518) 459-7799.

Olana Outdoor Tour

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No matter rain or shine you can explore this mile-long walking tour along Olana’s upper carriage road:

During the walk, you will receive a comprehensive introduction to Frederic Church’s work as an architect, landscape design, and artist. With all of his talents on display across Olana.

The tour addresses the leading role that Olana has played in environmental conservation and protection during the 20th and 21st centuries. 

Tour times: Friday, Saturday & Sunday: 11am – 4:00pm

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Lupine Fest 2021

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Witness the magic of spring with the Albany Pine Bush Preserve’s 17th annual Lupine Fest:

Fields of violet Lupine flowers and fluttering Karner blue butterflies set the stage for visitors to explore and support the Albany Pine Bush Preserve and its partners.

Stop by the Discovery Center to pick up a free Lupine Fest kids activity kit. Kits will be available between 10 AM and 11 AM. Registration is not required, but remember that kits are distributed on a first come-first served basis.

Kits are available from May 22 onwards.