Feb 7

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Renaissance Connection, Inc. presents “Works by Artist Henry Lee Gorham” Exhibition

Renaissance Connection, Inc. presents “Works by Artist Henry Lee Gorham” Exhibition

Feb. 7, 12:00PM – Mar 21, 8:00PM

Renaissance Connection presents “Works by Artist Henry Lee Gorham” Exhibition! The opening reception is Feb 7th at 6pm. The exhibit will be hosted by the Albany Area Arts Council at 215 N JACKSON Street in Downtown Albany! This event is free and open to the public. Come and meet the artist has he shows us his work about ‘SmallGrove, Ga USA! Art will be available for purchase. Visit www.renaissanceconnect.com or call 229-869-3380 for more information. Go >

Apr 13

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Wetherbee Planetarium

Wetherbee Planetarium

On multiple days

The Wetherbee Planetarium is proud to be considered a valuable educational resource in South Georgia, sharing not just fulldome educational films, but also producing live presentations on a wide variety of astronomy topics. Go >

Mar 16

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Georgia FIRST Robotics

Georgia FIRST Robotics

On multiple days

First Robotics is a competition where high school teams perform challenges with robots they have built themselves. Come watch the robots compete! This is a FREE event lasting March 15-16 and for all ages! Go >

Apr 13

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Flint RiverQuarium Animal Encounters

Flint RiverQuarium Animal Encounters

On multiple days

Animal Encounters take place throughout the aquarium on the weekend, but are normally scheduled for Saturday at 11:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. and on Sunday at 4:00 p.m. in Skywater. Go >

Apr 13

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Masud Olufani

Masud Olufani

On multiple days

The Albany Museum of Art brings you the Masud Olufani collection that will be in the Haley Gallery from Feb 14 - June 15. This is free admission. Sculptor and multimedia artist Masud Olufani takes you on a journey through language and history from the viewpoint of the African diasporic experience. Go >

Mar 30

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STACK: Lego Works

STACK: Lego Works

On multiple days

STACK: LEGO WORKS is the new collection by Mike Landers at the Albany Museum of Art. It will be in the East Gallery from Feb 14 - March 30. This event is free admission Kids and their parents have grown up playing with Legos. They've even been made into animated movies. Now, see them transformed into abstract art! Go >

Mar 15

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3rd Annual St. Patrick’s Day Celebration

3rd Annual St. Patrick’s Day Celebration

Mar. 15, 7:00PM – 10:00PM

Join us for our 3rd Annual St. Patrick's Day Celebration! We will be raffling off an all expense paid trip to Ireland for 2 and will have plenty of green beer to go around. You will also have the chance to win the mystery pot o' gold...if you locate the four leaf clover! Be sure to wear your festive attire and don't miss out on this one-of-a-kind event! Tickets are $10 in advance or $20 at the door (a select number of tickets will be available at the door...first come, first served). VIP Packages are $75 per person and are in limited supply. The VIP experience includes authentic Irish Food, live music courtesy of our ASO musicians, and your very own commemorative pint glass. Your first pint of the evening is on us and enjoy Happy Hour pricing the rest of the night with your VIP bracelet. Go >

Mar 15

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Paint and Sip with SiSTARS

Paint and Sip with SiSTARS

Mar. 15, 7:00PM – 9:00PM

Let's Paint and Party at Renaissance Art Cafe! The event is Paint and sip with SiSTARS from 7-9PM. $30 per adult, they provide step-by-step instructions & art supplies, you bring your favorite snacks and drinks! RAC is located at 123 N Front Street. Call 229-869-3380 to register. Go >

Apr 13

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Dive Shows

Dive Shows

On multiple days

Dive Shows take place at the Blue Hole viewing window and are included with general admission. Go >

Mar 17

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Chehaw RC Race

Chehaw RC Race

On multiple days

Chehaw RC is a volunteer organization that hosts monthly club races. You do not have to be a member to attend. For more information visit https://www.facebook.com/groups/1420442984876459/about/ Go >

Mar 21

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Soul Thursday Paint Night

Soul Thursday Paint Night

Mar. 21, 5:00PM – 8:00PM

Let's Paint and Party at Renaissance Art Cafe! The event is Soul Thursday Paint Night. The event is from 5:00-8:00PM. $25 per adult, $20 for ages 12-20, and $15 for ages 6-11. The event lasts from 3-5 for those under 21. They provide step-by-step instructions & art supplies, you bring your favorite snacks and drinks! RAC is located at 123 N Front Street. Call 229-869-3380 to register. Go >

Apr 13

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Chehaw BMX Race

Chehaw BMX Race

On multiple days

Chehaw BMX is a volunteer organization that hosts monthly BMX bike races and events. You do not have to be a member to attend. For more information please visit https://www.facebook.com/pg/chehawbmx/about/?ref=page_internal Go >

Mar 23

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SWGA Home, Garden & Outdoor Expo

SWGA Home, Garden & Outdoor Expo

Mar. 23, 10:00AM – 5:00PM

Join us at the 2019 SWGA Home, Garden & Outdoor Expo at the Albany Civic Center Saturday, March 23 10am-5pm. Admission: $5 online or at the door / 12-under Free Go >

Mar 23

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Science Saturday

Science Saturday

Mar. 23, 11:00AM – 12:00PM

On March 23rd, be sure to join us in the Science Museum for Science Saturday. This month we will be joined by Albany State University's basketball team as we discuss the science behind shooting the perfect hoop! Science Saturday is from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm. Free for members. $4.50 for non-members. Go >

Mar 24

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Beatles vs Stones - A Musical Showdown

Beatles vs Stones - A Musical Showdown

Mar. 24, 7:00PM

Two of the greatest bands of all time face off in a high-energy, adrenaline-pumping musical showdown. The Fab Four, represented by tribute band Abbey Road will engage in a barrage of hits against premier Rolling Stones tribute band Satisfaction. Go >

Mar 29

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ARPD Spring Break Camp

ARPD Spring Break Camp

On multiple days

Get ready for educational fun, games and arts and crafts! Camp hours are 8:30AM-5:30PM. Early drop off is at 8. Register now for a fee of $15 per child at your nearby Recreation and Parks facility! Breakfast, lunch and snack is included. This camp is for children 7-14. Go >

Apr 5

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Chehaw Spring Break Camp

Chehaw Spring Break Camp

On multiple days

This spring break, campers are invited to join us as we race across the world to complete many difficult tasks animals face every day. This week campers will be challenged to climb, jump, run, hide, and SURVIVE! Each day of camp includes a zoo visit, animal encounter, games, crafts and activities. Go >

Apr 4

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Spring Staycation Art Camps

Spring Staycation Art Camps

On multiple days

When school's out, fun is in at the Albany Museum of Art! Campers K-5th grade create art and engage in fun activities. Full-day (9 a.m.-4 p.m.) and half-day options are available, along with free early drop-off and late pick-up. Visit www.albanymuseum.com/spring-break-staycation-camp.html or call 229.439.8400. Go >

Mar 27

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Open Paint Nite!

Open Paint Nite!

Mar. 27, 6:00PM – 8:00PM

Let's Paint and Party at Renaissance Art Cafe! It is Open Paint Nite, from 6-8:00PM. $25 per adult, they provide step-by-step instructions & art supplies, you bring your favorite snacks and drinks! RAC is located at 123 N Front Street. Call 229-869-3380 to register. Go >

Apr 10

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Karaoke with Mark at Pretoria Fields

Karaoke with Mark at Pretoria Fields

On multiple days

Grab a pint of Pretoria Fields Collective beer and belt out your favorite song! Go >

Mar 28

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Monthly Paint Party

Monthly Paint Party

On multiple days

Paint, sip and mingle! Albany Rocks Hide & Seek Go >

Mar 29

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Sesame Street Live! Let’s Party!

Sesame Street Live! Let’s Party!

On multiple days

Jump to the beat with your friends on Sesame Street! Introducing an all-new, interactive show that unfolds on one of the world's most famous streets at the funniest, furriest party in the neighborhood...get ready for Sesame Street Live! Let's Party! Go >

Mar 29

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Whitney’s Listening & Paint Party

Whitney’s Listening & Paint Party

Mar. 29, 6:00PM – 8:30PM

Let's Paint and Party at Renaissance Art Cafe! It is Whitney's Listening & Paint Party from 6-8:30PM. $25 per adult, they provide step-by-step instructions & art supplies, you bring your favorite snacks and drinks! RAC is located at 123 N Front Street. Call 229-869-3380 to register. Go >

Apr 4

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Rick Springfield Live in Concert

Rick Springfield Live in Concert

Apr. 4, 8:00PM – 10:00PM

Rick Springfield brings you Stripped Down: an intimate solo performance of music and storytelling. This exciting event will be held at the Albany Municipal Auditorium at 8PM on April 4th. Doors open at 7. Tickets will be available for sale on Friday, December 21st! Go >

Apr 5

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Chehaw Cubs Program

Chehaw Cubs Program

On multiple days

Cubs Programs are specifically targeted for children ages 3 and 4. Join us in the Zoo with your little one from 9:30 a.m.-10:45 a.m. Cubs Programs are free with Zoo admission, and as always, free for members. Go >

Apr 6

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Autism Acceptance Festival

Fourth Annual Autism Acceptance and Resource Festival 2019

Apr. 6, 10:00AM – 2:00PM

"Autism is Different Not Less" Food, Fun, Giveaways, Trainings, Retail Vendors, Resource Vendors and More! Go >

Apr 6

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Senior Citizens’ Easter Egg Hunt & Bingo Brunch Extravaganza

Senior Citizens’ Easter Egg Hunt & Bingo Brunch Extravaganza

Apr. 6, 11:00AM – 1:30PM

Be sure not to miss this Brunch, Bingo and Easter Speech Contest! Presented by Albany Recreation & Parks, Kohl's, J.L. Litman, and Go Hard Training. Tickets are $5 per person. You can purchase tickets at the Recreation & Parks office, Lockett Station Community Center, or The Club at Thornton Park. Note that bingo is for prizes only, no cash. This event is for seniors ages 50 and over. No children allowed. For further information, contact Tee Taylor or Minnie Lewis at 229-430-5222 or 430-5219. Go >

Apr 13

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Chehaw Native American Festival

Chehaw Native American Festival

On multiple days

Get ready for the Chehaw Native American Festival on April 12-14, 2019 at Chehaw Park in Albany, Georgia. The Chehaw Native American Festival is one of Chehaw’s largest and most popular events. Immerse yourself into Native American culture as the Festival educates visitors on current culture through dance, music, demonstrations, and vendor booths showcasing and selling Native American crafts and jewelry throughout the Americas. Gates to the Chehaw Native American Festival open at 9:30 a.m. each day. The event closes at 5 p.m. on Friday, 6 p.m. on Saturday, and 5 p.m. on Sunday. Festival admission includes both Park and Zoo admission, and is $12.85 for adults, $8.35 for children, and members will pay only $5. A two-day pass is available this year for $20 for adults and $12 for children. Go >

Apr 12

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Friday’s on the Flint

Friday’s on the Flint

On multiple days

Join us for our new spring event - Fridays on the Flint! For our March kickoff, we'll have live music from the Bo Henry Band, a kid zone from Spacewalk, local food trucks and beverages available for purchase. Admission is free! Go >

Apr 13

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Earth Day Celebration at the Flint RiverQuarium

Earth Day Celebration at the Flint RiverQuarium

Apr. 13, 10:00AM – 2:00PM

The Flint RiverQuarium, in partnership with the Southwest Georgia Master Gardeners Extension Volunteers, will bring together a variety of organizations, exhibits, and activities that focus on the beauty of our natural world and what we can do to help protect it. All Earth Day activities in the plaza are free. Regular admission rates apply for Flint RiverQuarium entrance. Earth Day Network’s mission is to diversify, educate and activate the environmental movement worldwide. More than 1 billion people now participate in Earth Day activities each year, making it the largest civic observance in the world. Go >

Apr 13

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Fiber Arts Class

Fiber Arts Class

Apr. 13, 10:00AM – 3:00PM

Get in on one of the hottest art trends by creating your own custom woven wall hanging. Materials will be provided but you also can bring your own for creating a one-of-a-kind piece. No experience is required. There will be a lunch break. Cost is $65 for AMA members and $75 for future members. Call 229.439.8400 to register. Go >

Apr 13

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Songs as Inspiration: The Freedom Singers

Songs as Inspiration: The Freedom Singers

On multiple days

The Albany Civil Rights Institute Freedom Singers, led by original SNCC Freedom Singer Rutha Harris, engage visitors through an oral history presentation filled with dynamic testimony of the Albany Movement marches and arrests and narrate the stories with emotionally charged performances of Freedom Songs. These special songs provided heart, soul and courage to movement participants Go >

Apr 13

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Live Music at Pretoria Fields Brewery

Live Music at Pretoria Fields Brewery

Apr. 13, 6:00PM

Enjoy a pint of beer while listening to Southern Skys. Go >

Apr 13

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Spring Fete

Spring Fete

Apr. 13, 6:00PM – 8:00PM

Celebrate spring with a delicious dinner prepared by Albany native Stacey Eames, CEO of Highland Bakery in Atlanta, and her brother Glenn Eames, owner of Smoke & Fire in Albany. The setting will be at the home of Craig and Jessica Castle, which is known for its beautiful architecture and grounds. The dinner is part of the Albany Museum of Art Fine Art of Culinary Dining Series IV. Tickets are $175 for AMA members and $200 for future members. Visit www.albanymuseum.com/supper-series or call 229.439.8400. Go >

Apr 13

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Spotlight on the Orchestra- Meet the Musicians

Spotlight on the Orchestra- Meet the Musicians

Apr. 13, 7:30PM

The Albany Symphony Orchestra is putting the spotlight on our principal players! We will showcase compositions by Camille St. Saëns – his popular CARNIVAL OF THE ANIMALS – and Igor Stravinsky’s A SOLDIER’S TALE, highlighting each musician and his/her instrument of choice. The Albany Symphony Orchestra is comprised of professional musicians from all over the region, many, artists in their own right. Join us as we take some time and get to know them a little bit better. Go >

2019 Southwest Georgia Home, Garden and Outdoor Expo

Mar. 23, 10:00AM – 5:00PM

Join us at the 2019 Southwest Georgia Home, Garden & Outdoor Expo on Saturday, March 23 at the Albany Civic Center, 10:00am–5:00pm, presented by the Albany Herald. From home building and remodeling to landscaping and gardening. Outdoor kitchens, pools, hot tubs, fire pits. Outdoor activities hunting, boating, camping, fishing and much more. Make sure not to miss it! Go >