“All Around Albany” is a free bus tour of the Albany that gets you access to special events taking place all over the city. Fun starts at 12pm on Saturday, October 22, 2011. Students jump on the buses at 12pm in Collins Circle, and from there they can:

  1.                     Tailgate at the Armory
  2.                    Go to the Zombie Carnival
  3.                    Tour Historic Lark Street
  4.                    Rock at the Downtown Block Party 

     Students pick one event or go to all four! FREE. FREE. FREE.

Buses pick-up regularly at each stop and travel to and from campus all day until 5pm, and students are treated like VIPs. They’ll enjoy a guided tour of the city, with information about Albany’s best restaurants and hotspots. Don’t miss out on all the hidden gems this city has to offer! Fun starts 10/22 at 12pm-5pm. 
Got questions: call the Event Hot Line :518.952.1255

            Tailgate at the Armory

See what Central Avenue has for local students. Music from JAMZ 96.3 all day! Fun activities! Foosball Tournament–test your skills and win prizes! Enjoy free food and drinks! Vendors, vendors! Balloon Man creates amazing balloon sculptures-you won’t believe your eyes! Austin’s will style your hair for FREE-try a new look!

The Linda’s Zombie Carnival

Hold on to your rotting appendages because The Linda, WAMC’s Performing Arts Studio has done it this time. It is our pleasure to bring you to the first ever upstate NY Zombie Carnival all day Saturday. Part of the Zombie Film Feast 4, the carnival features zombie games of chance and zombie vendors with the latest in undead fashion and makeup. Try your luck at the Zombie body part toss, place your bets on the Zombie wheel of death, and cast a line in the Zombie duck pond where every ones a winner.

Lark Street Historic Tours

Stop by the Lark Street Business Improvement for deals and then hit the streets for a walking tour of Albany’s historic Center Square Neighborhood, all nestled between Washington Park and Empire Plaza.  

Downtown Block Party

Pearl Street’s been closed off. Rock out with “Bandioke.” Sing your favorite with live band for back-up. Have your hair styled by Salon 109. Characters from Rocky Horror Picture Show will be there, promoting that movie and other events at the Palace. Also, the Albany Devil Dawg will be there at 1:30 giving away free T-shirts and deals for student nights at Devils games.  Plus, enjoy great food and drinks, all in Albany’s beautiful, bustling downtown.  

Finally, we know you’re on a budget, and we got you covered. Grab a goody bag and get deals from:

Albany Indoor Rock Gym ● Austin’s School of Spa Technology ● Best Fitness● Bobby T's ● CDTA ● Chocolate Gecko ● Elissa Halloran ● Friendlys ● Heaven on Earth Beauty Salon ● Hoffmans Car Wash ● Honest Weight Food Co-Op● Mamoun's Falafel  ● Nino's ● O'Connell & Aronowitz Law Firm 

● Modern Body Art Tattoos and Piercing 

● 74 State 

●Pearl Street Pub 

●Melville's Mug 

● Mug Shots Cafe 

● Jillian's 


● Palace Theatre 

● Taste 


Orlo School ● Pepper Jack’s● Phillips Hardware ● Planned Parenthood ● Plato's Closet ●Sally's Beauty Supply ●Salon 109 ● Savannah’s● Shining Rainbow ● The Linda-WAMC’s Performing Arts Center ● Solid Ground Counseling Center●U.S. Postal Service


Sponsored by Central Business Improvement District

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